Appeals to the Privy Council from the
Caribbean and Canadian Colonies
Report No. BAR_1756_01

Appeal of Graeme



Case Name Long

Appeal of Alexander Graeme, James Shepherd, and Henry Dowell


Acts of the Privy Council, Colonial Series


APC Citation  

v.4 [301] p.325 (27 Jan. 1756)

  PC Register Citation

George II v.16 (1 Jan. 1756 – 31 Dec. 1757) p.15–16: PC 2/105/15–16



Colonial Courts


President and Council – 16 Nov. 1754



Bedford, Thomas, esquire


Dowell, Henry, gentleman, appellant


Graeme, Alexander, esquire, appellant


Shepherd, James, esquire, appellant



Concerning a land grant.


Not stated in the Acts of the Privy Council, Colonial Series.


Described as an appeal from an order of the President and Council regarding a land grant. The action is indexed as an appeal, but it is not clear if there is a respondent as such or just an objection to the President’s grant.


Printed Cases

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Privy Council Documents in PC 1 at The National Archives at Kew


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