Appeals to the Privy Council from the
Caribbean and Canadian Colonies
Report No. JAM_1751_03

Pusey v Pusey (2 appeals)



Case Name Long

John Pusey v Edmund Pusey (2 appeals)


Acts of the Privy Council, Colonial Series


APC Citation  

v.4 [151] p.130 (9 Aug. 1751 – 31 Oct. 1751)

  PC Register Citation

George II v.13 (1 May 1750 – 30 March 1752) p.286, 291–292, 332–334, 352–353: PC 2/102/286, 291–292, 332–334, 352–353



Colonial Courts


Chancery – 23 March 1747


Chancery – 23 Feb. 1749



Pusey, Edmund, planter, of St. Dorothy parish, Jamaica, respondent (husband of Mary)


Pusey, John, appellant


Pusey (née Wellekins), Mary (wife of Edmund, daughter of Cornelius Wellekins)


Wellekins, Cornelius (father of Mary [now Mary Pusey])


Wellekins, Mary – see Pusey, Mary



Land inheritance.


Appeals dismissed with costs, provided the usual security was entered into.


Related to other Privy Council appeals:

Bonynge v Pusey – Report No. JAM_1765_01 (APC, v.4 [593] p.704)

Pusey v Clarke, Bonynge v Edwards – Report No. JAM_1768_04 (APC, v.5 [87] p.171).


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

Table of Cases (Pusey v Pusey)


Printed Cases

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


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