Appeals to the Privy Council from the
Caribbean and Canadian Colonies
Report No. JAM_1773_03

Cussans v Cargill



Case Name Long

Thomas Cussans v Richard Cargill, John Cargill, Thomas Cargill, and John Macdonald


Acts of the Privy Council, Colonial Series


APC Citation  

v.5 [262] p.378 (28 July 1773 – 6 July 1773)

  PC Register Citation

George III v.10 (Jan. 1773 – April 1774) p.258, 321: PC 2/117/258, 321


  PC Register Citation

George III v.11 (May 1774 – May 1775) p.140–141, 169: PC 2/118/140–141, 169



Colonial Courts


Court of Ordinary – 3 July 1772



Cargill, John, respondent


Cargill, Richard, respondent


Cargill, Thomas, respondent


Cussans, Jane – see Richards, Jane


Cussans, Thomas, of St. Thomas in the East, Surrey county, Jamaica, appellant (eldest brother of Jane [now Jane Richards])


Macdonald, John, respondent


Richards, Elizabeth Mary (daughter of Jane)


Richards, George, deceased (husband of Jane)


Richards, George Cussans (son of Jane)


Richards (née Cussans), Jane, deceased (widow of George, sister of Thomas Cussans, mother of Elizabeth Mary and George Cussans Richards)



Concerning the administration of an estate.


Appeal dismissed.


Printed Cases

Not found


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

TNA Document Committee report – 20 June 1774 (PC 1/60/10) view_Document
Catalogued as

Jamaica, West Indies: Committee report on appeal Cussans v Cargill: 6 July read and approved

Notes about
Catalogued by The National Archives at Kew.