Appeals to the Privy Council from the
Caribbean and Canadian Colonies
Report No. JAM_1774_03

Palmer v Trecothick



Case Name Long

John and Rosa Palmer v Barlow Trecothick


Acts of the Privy Council, Colonial Series


APC Citation  

v.5 [284] p.391 (2 Feb. 1774 – 6 July 1774)

  PC Register Citation

George III v.10 (Jan. 1773 – April 1774) p.436–437: PC 2/117/436–437


  PC Register Citation

George III v.11 (May 1774 – May 1775) p.150, 172: PC 2/118/150, 172



Colonial Courts


Chancellor – 22 Aug. 1770



Apthorp, John, deceased


Palmer, John, appellant (husband of Rosa)


Palmer, Rosa, appellant (wife of John)


Thomlinson, John, deceased


Trecothick, Barlow, alderman, of London, respondent



Action of account.


Appeal dismissed for non-prosecution.

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

Table of Cases (Palmer v Trecothick)


Printed Cases

Not found


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

TNA Document Board of Trade report – 6 July read and approved – 20 June 1774 (PC 1/60/10) view_Document
Catalogued as

Jamaica, West Indies: Report of Board of Trade dismissing appeal Palmer v Trecothick

Notes about
Catalogued by The National Archives at Kew.