Appeals to the Privy Council
Report No. 13_1690_00

Ludwell v Toton



Case Name Short

Ludwell v Toton

Case Name Long

Philip Ludwell v John Toton


Acts of the Privy Council, Colonial Series

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APC Citation 

v.2 [393] p.184–185 – 19 December 1690 – entry 1 (The date of this entry in the APC would seem to be in error. The figure (p.84) is curiously formed, but it is much more likely to be an ‘8’ than a ‘9’. The CSP has 18 December.)

CSP Citation 

VIII no. 1259

PC Register Citation 

William III v.2 (3 September 1690 – 29 September 1692) p.88: PC 2/74/88


Colonial Courts

General Court of Virginia


Berkeley, Sir William, former Governor, now deceased

Ludwell, Philip (husband of executrix of Sir William Berkeley)

Toton, John


Opposition to jurisdiction of the court in a suit brought for actions of the Governor while in office


Not stated in Acts of the Privy Council, Colonial Series


Sir William Berkeley – Governor, 1642–1652, 1660–1677


Printed Cases

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

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