island

COLONIAL

CORRESPONDENCE


A Pay List of the Officers and Crew belonging to His Majesty's Treasury Schooner Lady Apsley for the Quarter commencing the 23rd Sept. and ending 26th Dec. 1793

Transcribed by Janice Fralic-Brown

 

 
Names Quality Where Employed Time of Entry Time of Payment Wages per Month Amount in Halx Currency
John Storey Master On board and other Government Service as Required 1793 25th Sept. 1793 24th Dec. 100/ 15 5 4
John Willison Carpenter At Mt. Grenville to 24th Novr the remainder of time as above " " 65/ 9 17 2
John Martin Seaman do     do " " 50/ 7 11 8
Willm Fitzgerald " On board with the Master and other Government Service as Required " " " 7 11 8
Jams Buntin " do do " " " 7 11 8
Mathw Stubbard " do do " 7th Dec " 6 3 4
Stepn Beaston " do do " 10th Oct " 1 6 8
Nichs Welch " do do " 24th Dec " 6 6 8
  Superannuaries borne and victualed              
John Henry Seaman at Mount Grenville 20th Dec 24th Dec at 2/3 per day   11 3
Mathw Stubbard " " " " provisions   11 3
John Sweney " "     included   11 3
Josh Collins " Lookout boat at the mouth of the Harbour 25th Sept 28th Sept at 50/7 per mo.   6 8
John Williams " " 29th " 20th Oct "   2 10
John Robart " Signal Men at Low Point 25th Sept 12th Oct at 50/   1 10
Thos Egan " " " " "   1 10
           69 2 7

 

Sydney, ss: Personally appeared before me David Mathews Esqr One of His Majesty's Council, John Storey, Master of the Treasury Schooner Lady Apsley, and maketh Oath that the above Pay List Amounting to Sixty Nine Pounds two shillings & seven pence Halx Curry is just and true. Sworn before me this 11th day of March 1794, Mathews Jno Storey, Master

Source: Colonial Correspondence of Cape Breton; CO Vol. 110, p. 60


Contributed by Janice Fralic-Brown
Page written October 5, 2003

 

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