Appeals to the Privy Council from the
Caribbean and Canadian Colonies
Report No. JAM_1742_01

Kelly v Norris



Case Name Long

Dennis Kelly v Ann Norris (revived against John Lewis, John Butler, and William and Dorothea Wright)


Acts of the Privy Council, Colonial Series


APC Citation  

v.3 [534] p.717–718 (2 Feb. 1742 – 16 Dec. 1742)

  PC Register Citation

George II v.8 (22 Oct. 1741 – 29 Sept. 1743) p.73–74, 80, 127–128, 189, 195, 196, 206–209, 274–275: PC 2/97/73–74, 80, 127–128, 189, 195, 196, 206–209, 274–275



Colonial Courts


Chancery – 17 Feb. 1740



Brice, Joseph, deceased


Butler, John, respondent (?executor of Ann Norris)


Kelly, Darcy, esquire, deceased


Kelly, Dennis, esquire, chief justice of His Majesty’s Courts of King’s Bench and Common Pleas in Jamaica, appellant (executor of Darcy)


Lewis, John, respondent (?executor of Ann Norris)


Norris, Ann, respondent, later deceased (executrix of Joseph Brice)


Wright, Dorothea, respondent (?executrix of Ann Norris)


Wright, William, respondent (?executor of Ann Norris)



Concerning land.


Appeal in part affirmed, in part dismissed.


Printed Cases

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


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