Appeals to the Privy Council from the
Caribbean and Canadian Colonies
Report No. BER_1699_01

Johnstowne v Place

Place v Johnstowne



Case Name Long

Martha Johnstowne v William Place

Case Name Long

Rhoda Place and William Place v Martha Johnstowne


Acts of the Privy Council, Colonial Series


APC Citation  

v.2 [750] p.336–337 (29 June 1699 – 6 Sept. 1704)

  PC Register Citation

William III v.5 (5 May 1697 – 30 March 1700) p.352: PC 2/77/352


  PC Register Citation

William III v.6 (4 April 1700 – 19 Feb. 1702) p.192, 332: PC 2/78/192, 332


  PC Register Citation

Anne v.2 (20 Jan. 1704 – 29 Sept. 1705) p.173: PC 2/80/173



Colonial Courts


Court of Chancery – 7 Nov. 1696 (Johnstowne v Place)



Johnstowne, Capt. Edward, formerly of Bermuda, deceased


Johnstowne (formerly Outerbridge), Martha, ?formerly of Bermuda, appellant/respondent (widow of Capt. Edward, widow and executrix of Thomas Outerbridge)


Outerbridge, Martha – see Johnstowne, Martha


Outerbridge, Thomas, the Elder, deceased (husband of Martha [now Martha Johnstowne], son of William [1], father of William [2])


Outerbridge, William (1), deceased (father of Thomas, mortgagor of Robert Wood)


Outerbridge, William (2), junior (son and executor of Thomas)


Place, John, deceased (?husband of Rhoda, ?father of William)


Place, Rhoda, appellant (?widow of John, ?mother of William)


Place, William, infant, respondent/appellant (?son of John and Rhoda)


Wood, Robert, esquire (mortgagee of William Outerbridge [1])





Chancery judgment of 7 Nov. 1696 reversed; the disposition of Place’s appeal is not stated.


Printed Cases

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


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