Appeals to the Privy Council from the
Caribbean and Canadian Colonies
Report No. JAM_1775_01

Haughton v Blake



Case Name Long

Samuel Williams Haughton and Margaret Bonella Haughton v Hannah Blake


Acts of the Privy Council, Colonial Series


APC Citation  

v.5 [310] p.404–405 (23 Jan. 1775 – 30 April 1777)

  PC Register Citation

George III v.11 (May 1774 – May 1775) p.377, 435: PC 2/118/377, 435


  PC Register Citation

George III v.13 (June 1776 – May 1777) p.417–419, 472: PC 2/120/417–419, 472–473



Colonial Courts


Chancery – 18 Jan. 1774



Blake, Benjamin, deceased (husband of Hannah)


Blake, Hannah, respondent (widow of Benjamin, mother of Margaret Bonella Haughton)


Haughton, Margaret Bonella, appellant (wife of Samuel Williams Haughton, daughter of Hannah Blake)


Haughton, Samuel Williams, appellant (husband of Margaret Bonella Haughton)



Not stated in the Acts of the Privy Council, Colonial Series.


Order reversed.


Printed Cases

Not found


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

TNA Document Order of reference – 23 Jan. 1775 (PC 1/60/10/1) view_Document
Catalogued as

Jamaica, West Indies: Order referring to a committee the appeal Haughton v Blake; 20 Feb. ordered to be heard 2 May, 10 April 1777 heard by counsel and reported

Notes about
Catalogued by The National Archives at Kew. The document includes a copy of the petition not mentioned in the TNA catalogue.