Appeals to the Privy Council from the
Caribbean and Canadian Colonies
Report No. JAM_1738_00

Doe v Williams



Case Name Long

John Doe, upon the demise of Lewis, John, and William Williams v Lewis Williams, by Elizabeth Williams


Acts of the Privy Council, Colonial Series


APC Citation  

v.3 [452] p.618 (17 Nov. 1738 – 12 June 1739)

  PC Register Citation

George II v.6 (1 Oct. 1738 – 27 March 1740) p.28, 149–150, 161–162, 212: PC 2/95/28, 149–150, 161–162, 212



Colonial Courts


President and Council – 26 Nov. 1736



Doe, John, appellant


Sharpe, Mr. John (attorney for Lewis Williams [2])


Williams, Elizabeth, respondent (mother and guardian of Lewis [2])


Williams, John, appellant (son of Rowland)


Williams, Lewis (1), appellant (son of Rowland)


Williams, Lewis (2), infant, respondent (son of Elizabeth)


Williams, Rowland, deceased (father of Lewis [1], John, and William)


Williams, William, appellant (son of Rowland)



Concerning an estate.


Dismissed with costs for non-prosecution.

References in Smith, Appeals to the Privy Council from the American Plantations

Table of Cases (Williams v Williams)


Printed Cases

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


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