Appeals to the Privy Council from the
Caribbean and Canadian Colonies
Report No. STC_1738_00

Ottley v Denn

St. Christopher 


Case Name Long

William and Elizabeth Ottley, and Margaret Willett v John Denn


Acts of the Privy Council, Colonial Series


APC Citation  

v.3 [453] p.618–619 (30 Nov. 1738 – 17 Oct. 1739)

  PC Register Citation

George II v.6 (1 Oct. 1738 – 27 March 1740) p.45–46, 362: PC 2/95/45–46, 362



Colonial Courts


Court of King’s Bench and Common Pleas at Basseterre – 15 June 1736


Governor and Council as a Court of Errors – 31 Aug. 1737



Denn, John, respondent


Ottley, Elizabeth, appellant (wife of William)


Ottley, William, esquire, appellant (husband of Elizabeth)


Pearne, Robert, deceased


Sharpe, Joshua (attorney for John Denn)


Willett, Margaret, the younger, spinster, appellant



Trespass and ejectment.


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


Printed Cases

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


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