Appeals to the Privy Council from the
Caribbean and Canadian Colonies
Report No. GUI_1782_00

Du Pasquier v Vanden Fleuvel



Case Name Long

Charles Abraham Du Pasquier v Jean Cornelis Vanden Fleuvel


Acts of the Privy Council, Colonial Series


APC Citation  

v.5 [413] p.515–516 (2 Jan. 1782 – 1 Feb. 1782)

  PC Register Citation

George III v.20 (Oct. 1781 – Sept. 1782) p.115–116, 139–141, 149–150: PC 2/127/115–116, 139–141, 149–150



Colonial Courts


Court of Justice at Essequibo – 15–16 July 1778



Du Pasquier, Charles Abraham, former planter, in Demerara and Essequibo, native of Neufchatel, Switzerland, appellant


Vanden Fleuvel (?recte Vanden Heuvel), Jean Cornelis, respondent


Wouters, Peter Bont, secretary



Concerning bills of exchange.


Appeal admitted. Outcome not stated in the Acts of the Privy Council, Colonial Series.


The fact that the PC register labels the entries as ‘Demerary’ or ‘Essequibo’ or ‘Demerary and Essequibo’ may tell us something about the tangled history of these formerly Dutch colonies.


Printed Cases

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


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