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sion Fund, the List or Statement in triplicate, as required by the Regulation of the said Fund.

DE VEER. By His Excellency's command. The Secretary of Government,

J. G. RINGELING. Agrees with the Original. The Secretary of Government,

J. G. RINGELING, (Addressed) To the Mixed Court for the Abolition of Slave-trade, established in the Colony of Surinam. For a true Copy, the Secrelary of the Mixed Court for the Abolition of Slave-trade.

G. DE VEER. Translated from the aforesaid true Copy, written in the Dutch Language.

J. G. RINGELING, Sworn Translator. Paramaribo, the 31st July, 1826.

No. 111.-J. H. Lance, Esq. to Mr. Sec. Canning.-(Rec. Dec. 18.) SIR,

Surinam, September 25, 1826. Having in the last dry season experienced a very severe attack of sickness, from the effects of which I am not yet perfectly recovered, and a change to a colder climate being recommended to me by my Medical advisers, I should feel most sensibly obliged, if you, Sir, would have the goodness to procure His Majesty's permission for me to pass a few months in England in the ensuing Year, for the purpose of reestablishing my health.

I have, &c. The Right Hon. Georg Canning.

J. H. LANCE.

No. 112.-His Majesty's Comm". to Mr. Sec". Canning.-(Rec. Dec. 18.) SIR,

Surinam, October 14, 1826. We have the honour to acknowledge the receipt of your several Despatches of the present Year, dated June 28th, 1826, and July 8th, 1826, with their respective Enclosures.

We have, &c.

C. E. LEFROY. The Right Hon. George Canning.

J. H. LANCE.

SIR,

No. 113.-Joseph Planta, Jun. Esq. to J. H. Lance, Esq.

Foreign Office, December 29, 1826. Mr. SecretARY CANNING has received your Letter of the 25th of September, 1826; and I am directed by him to state to you, that, under the circumstances which you mention, with respect to your health, Mr. Canning consents to grant you permission to return to England, in the ensuing Year, for a period of 6 months, if the state of your health should require it.

You are aware that your Salary will be diminished by one-half during your absence, and that the time during which you are absent cannot be counted in that period of “ actual service at your Post,” in consideration of which a Pension may eventually be granted to you.

I am, &c. J. H. Lance, Esq.

JOSEPH PLANTA, JUN.

No. 114.-Mr. Secretary Canning to His Majesty's Commissioners.
GENTLEMEN,

Foreign Office, December 30, 1826.
I have received your Despatches up to the 14th of October, 1826.

His Majesty's Government have learnt with much satisfaction, the
Regulations which have been adopted for the Registration of Slaves in
Surinam, with a view to the more effectual suppression of any attempts
which might be made to carry on an illegal Traffick in Slaves in that
Country

I send to you, for your information, the accompanying Copy of a Despatch which, by His Majesty's Command, I have addressed upon this subject to His Majesty's Ambassador at the Court of The King of The Netherlands*.

I am, &c. His Majesty's Commissioners.

GEORGE CANNING.

* See Class B.

Class B.

CORRESPONDENCE WITH FOREIGN POWERS.

LIST OF PAPERS.

SPAIN.
Date & Receipt.

SUBJECT.

Page

Slave trade in Cuba. Cantabro 1. The Right Hon. F. Lamb to Mr. Sech. D. April 22,

( R. May 1,

1826 Caoning

at Gibraltar....

258 2. The Right Hon. F. Lamb to Mr. Sec. D. April 22,

Removal of the Commission to ( R. May 1,

-} Canning

Fernando Po....... 259 1. Mr. Sec. Canning to the Right Hon. ( D. May 6, Papers laid before Parliament. 260

F. Lamb.. 4 Mr. Sec. Canning to the Right Hon.

Orestes. Magico. Proposed

{D. May 31, F. Lamb..

Additional Article ... 261 á Hr. Secs, Canning to the Right Hon.

{D. June 30, Royal Order published in Cuba 261 F. Lamb.. 6. The Right Hon. F. Lamb to Mr. Sec. Į D. July 3, Orestes. Magico. Proposed Canding. R. July 17, Additional Article

261 7. Mr. Sec. Canning to the Right Hon. F. Lamb.

D. July 21, Slave-trade in Cuba. Neptune 263

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F. Lamb......

No.
Date & Receipt.

Page 8. The Right Hon. F. Lamb to Mr. Sec. D. Aug. 18, 1826 Slave-trade in Cuba

263 Canning.

}

(R. Aug. 29, 9. Mr. Secy. Canning to the Right Hon.

Full Poner for Additional Ar.

{ D. Sept. 11, F. Lamb

ticle

261 10. Mr. Sec. Canning to tlie Right Hon.

Piracy. Gabilar, or Pelicar.
F. Lamb.,..

{D. Oct. 3,

Curolina. Netuno,... 261 11. Mr. Sec”. Canning to the Right Hon.

{D. Oct. 6, Slave-ships at Gibraltar..... 265 12. Mr. Sec. Canning to the Right Hon.

Slave-trade in Cuba. Minerva.
F. Lamb...

{D. Nov. 10,
Mexicano...

277 13. Mr. Sec. Canning to the Right Hon. F. Lamb.

D. Dec. 14, Sale of a Negress at Cadiz,... 278 14. Mr. Sec. Canning to the Right Hon.

Slave-trade in Cuba. Minerra,
D. Dec. 15,

}
Mexicano.

279 15. The Right Hon. F. Lamb to Mr. Sec. S D. Dec. 10, -} Piracin Gabilar, or Pelican. Canning.. | R. Dec. 25,

291 16. Mr. Secy. Canning to the Right Hon. D. Dec. 30, Receipt of Despatches

296 F. Lamb

F. Lamb.....

PORTUGAL.

ID, Oct. 3,

17. Sir Wm. à Court to Mr. Secy. Canning { R. Fear. 2; 1826 | Slave-trade, Cape de Verds ... 297 18. Sir Wm. à Court to Mr. Secs. Canning {R: Juve "9;

Receipt of Parliamentary Pa.
pers.

298

Slave-trade, Islands of Princes 19. Mr. Secy, Canning to Sir Wm. à Court D. July 12, }

and St. Thomas ...

298 20. Sir Wm. à Court to Mr. Sec”, Canning R. Aug. 4,

( D. 27

-} Receipt of the preceding.... 303

Memorandum. Abolition of 21. Mr. Secy. Canning to Sir Wm. à Court D. Sept. 9,

Slave-trade by Portugal ....

303 22. Sir Wm. à Court to Mr. Secy. Canning R. Oct. 23,

- Abolition of Slave-trade by Portugal.....

306

Abolition of Slave-trade by Por23. Mr. Sec. Canning to Sir Wm. à Court D. Dec. 30,

tugal.....

308 24. Mr. Consul-Gen. Clarke to Mr. Sech. { P. Sept. 18, 1825. French Sloop, Frouiza Packet, 308 Canning

R. 1826 25. Mr. Consul-Gen. Clarke to Mr. Sec. { D. Sept. 28, 1895 Liberale, at the Cape de Verds.. 309 Canning

( R. April 26, 1826 ) 26. Mr. Consul-Gen. Clarke to Mr. Sec. { D. Oct. 1, 1825 Liberale, at the Cape de Verds., 309 Canning

R, April 26, 1826 ) 27. Mr. Consul-Gen. Clarke to Mr. Sec. SD. Jan. 5, 1826 Three Slave-vessels at the Cape Canning ... (R, May 11, de Verds...

309 28. Mr. Consul-Gen. Clarke to John Bid-1 D. April 10, Juliana Filles, at the Cape de well, Esq...... | R. July 10, Verds ..

310 29. Mr. Consul-Gen. Clarke to John Bid-1 D. June 20, Juliana Filles, at the Cape de well, Esq...... i R. Aug. 17, Verds ...

310 30. Mr. Consul-Gen. Clarke to John Bid-, D. June 28, well, Esq......

( R. Aug. 17,

} Passporis to Domestick Slaves. 311 31. Mr. Consul-Gen. Clarke to John Bid- , D. Aug. 2, -} Doc. Pedre and Juliana Filles

. woll, Esq... | R. Oct. 28,

312 32. Mr. Consul-Gen. Clarke to John Bid-( well, Esq.....

R. Oct. 28,

} General Pepe, Cape de Verds.. 31 33. Mr. Consul-Gen. Clarke to John Bid-, D. Aug. 24, well, Esq....

-}DutchSchooner at Cape de Verds 31

| R. Oct. 28,

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BRAZIL,
Date & Receipt.

Page 34. Mr. Consul-Gen. Chamberlain to Mr.{P: Febi12, 1826 } Amizade de Santos.... .

... 313
Secr. Canning ...
3. Mr. Sect. Canning to Mr. Consul-Gen. {D. June 14, Amizade de Santos

Chamberlain
46. Mr. Consul-Gen. Chamberlain to Mr. „ D. Mar 21, Slaves imported and exported.
See. Capping ..
R. July 8, Bahia, 1825..

322
37, Mr. Consul-Gen. Chamberlain to Mr. D. Mar. 26,
Sec. Canoing..

| R. July 8,

-} Licences to Slave-vessels...... 323 38. Mr. Consul-Gen. Chamberlain to Mr. D. Mar. 28,

325

-} Amizade de Santos Secr. Caoning....

( R. July 8,
39. Mr. Consul-Gen. Chamberlain to Mr. D. June 17, Receipt of Parliamentary Pa.
Seci. Canning.....

R. Aug. 27,
pers

326
4. Ms. Consul-Gen. Chamberlain to Mr. S D. June 19, Legislative Proceedings at Rio
Sec. Canning......

| R. Aug. 27,
de Janeiro

326 11. Mr. Consul-Gen. Chamberlain to Mr. ( R: Vol2. —} Carolina

326
Sec. Canning......
42. Mr. Consul-Gen. Chamberlain to Mr. ( D. July
Sec. Canning...

{ R. Oct. 2
Slaves imported into Maran-

327 2. Mr. Consul-Gen. Chamberlain to Mr. S D. July 12,

328

-} Conde dos Arcos . Sec. Canning...

1 R. Oct. 4, 11. Mr. Consul-Gen. Chamberlain to Mr. \ D. July 19,

Licences to Slave.
Sec. Canning....

| R. Oct. 4,
vessels

329
45. Mr. Consul-Gen. Chamberlain to Mr. ( D. July 21,
Sec. Canning .....

333 ( R. Oct. 4,

-}Primorozo Divino....... 46. Mr. Consul-Gen. Chamberlain to Mr. ( R: Aub: — } Amizade de Santos ....

334 Secr. Canning ..... 0. Mr. Consul-Gen. Chamberlain to Mr. D. Aug.

{

Fictitious Passports for SlaveSec. Canning......

vessels

334 Mr. Consul-Gen, Chamberlain to Mr.

D. Aug.
4; — }}

Primorozo Divino.
Sec. Canning...

337 5. Mr. Consul-Gen. Chamberlain to Mr. D. Sept. 2, Removal of Slaves. Emelia, Sec. Canning...

R, Nov. 28, and General Brock...... 338 5. Mr. Consul-Gen. Chamberlain to Mr. ( D. Sept. 9,

Nove de Março

341 Secr. Canning....

R. Nov. 28, 51. Mr. Consul-Gen. Chamberlain to Mr. ( D. Sept. 11,

Slaves imported and exported.
Sec. Canning.....
R. Nov. 28, Bahia, 1826.

343
2. Mr. Consul-Gen. Chamberlain to Mr. ( D. Sept. 24,
Sec. Canning.....

R. Dec. 15,

}Orfeo, from Lisbon to Brazil.. 344 3. Mr. Consul-Gen. Chamberlain to Mr. ( R: Sept: 78; -}Orfeo, from Lisbon to Brazil.. 350

Sec. Caoping.... 4. Mr. Consal.Gen. Chamberlain to Mr. s ). Sept. 29,

352

-}Nove de Março. Sect. Canning

( R. Dec. 15, 3. Mr. Consul-Gen. Chamberlain to Mr. (D. Oct. 7,

_ Slave-ships from Portugal

. Al

vará of 1818. Orfco. Conde Sec. Canning

R. Dec. 15,
dos Arcos ...

353 2. Mr. Consul-Gen. Chamberlain to Mr. 5 D. Oct. 14,

-} Boa Viagem... Sec. Canning... | R, Dec. 15,

356 3. Ur. Sec. Canning to Mr. Consul-Gen.

3 D. Dec. 30, Approbation of conduct....... 356 Chamberlain 3. Mr. Consul Pennell to Mr. Sec. Can-, D. Nov. 16, 1825 ning ...,

{ R. Feb. 6, 1826 _Henriquetta. Caridade...... 356 2. Mr. Consul Pennell to Mr. Secy. Can-sd, Feb. 22, ning....

R. May 23,

- } Slave-trade, North of the Line. 358

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No.
Date & Receipt.

Pag60. Mr. Consul Pennell to Mr. Sec. Can-{R: W; ; 1826 } French Ship, La Diane ........

379 ning.... 61. Mr. Consul Pennell to Mr. Secy. Can- / D. Feb. 17, French Schooner, Bienfaisant.

| R. May 29,

} ning...

Charters

361 62. Mr. Consul Pennell to Mr. Sec. Can-, D. Feb. 21, Admeasurement of Slave-vessels. ning...

| R. May 29,
la. Kosalia

36 63. Mr. Consul Pennell to Mr. Secy. Can- / D. Feb. 27,

Hla. Rosalia ....

365 | R. June 19, ning.... 64. Mr. Consul Pennell to Mr. Secy. Can. 1 D. April 17, - Henriquetta. Fanny...... 361 ning....

(R. June 19, 65. Mr. Secy. Canning to Mr. Consul Pen

Approbation of conduct. Char

D. June 22, nell ...

ters. George and James 360 66. Mr. Consul Pennell to Mr. Sec). Can-| D. Aug 8, ning.....

R. Oct. 28,

- } Licences to Slave-vessels...... 364 67. Mr. Consul Pennell to Mr. Sec. Can-| D. Aug. 26, ning....

| R. Oct. 28,

Charters. George and James. 369 68. Mr. Consul Pennell to Mr. Secy. Can-D. Sept. 20, Prince of Guineat and Blackning....

R. Dec. 13, bird, from Philadelphia .... 36€ 69. Mr. Consul Pennell to Mr. Sec. Can- D. Sept.21, ning......

i R. Dec. 13,

Licences to Slave-vessels...... 369 70. Mr. Consul Pennell to Mr. Secy. Can-( D. Oct. 24, Slare-vessels admeasured, and ning.....

TR. Dec. 22, departed from Bahia, 1826. 369 71. Mr. Sec. Canning to Mr. Consul Pen-,

D. Dec. 30, Receipt of Despatches .... 37 nell....... 72. Mr. Consul Hesketh to Mr. Sec. Can-| D. Mar. 8,

} Carolina
ning....
| R. May 15,

37 73. Mr. Consul Hesketb to Mr. Sec. Can- ( 1). Mar. 9, Slaves imported. Maranham, ning....

R May 15,
1825..

382 74. Mr. Consul Hesketh to Mr. Sec. Can-B: May ; — } Carolina

ning..... 75. Mr. Consul Hesketh to Mr. Sec. Can-| D. April!7,

| R. June 6,

- } Carolina ning....

38 76. Mr. Consul Hesketh to Mr. Sec. Can- D. April,

- Carolina
ning.....
(R. June 6,

38 77. Mr. Consul Hesketh to Mr. Sec. Can-> D. May 6,

| R. June 19,

-} Carolina. (Sentence)..... 389 ning. 78. Mr. Secs. Canning to Mr. Consul

{D. June 22,

Carolina. Approbation of cor-
Hesketh...

39 79. John Bidwell, Esq. to Mr. Consul D. July 15, Disposal of 2 Negroes

39 Hesketh... 80. Mr. Consul Hesketh to Mr. Sec). Can- | D. June 30, Negroes landed from the Caro

}
ping......
| R. Aug. 21,

39 81. Mr. Consul Hesketh to Mr. Sec. Can-, D. July 5,

į R. Aug. 21,

- } Nove de Março. Arsenia ning......

397 82. Mr. Consul Hesketh to Mr. Secy. Can- \ D. July 15, ning...

| R. Sept. 16,

} Nove de Março. Vencedora .. 399 83. Mr. Consul Hesketh to Mr. Sec. Can- D. July 19, ning....

( R. Sept. 16,

-} Nove de Março..... 84. Mr. Sec. Canning to Mr. Consul

D. Sept. 23, Nore de Março. Approbation, 413 Hesketh ... 85. Mr. Consul Hesketh to Mr. Sec. Can- / D. Aug. 19. Carolina.

}

Il treatment of Ne-
ning......

( R. Oct. 21,
groes

413 86. Mr. Consul Hesketh to Mr, Secy. Can- D. Aug. 25, ning...

R. Oct. 21,

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