Say my name: A research journey from Dorset to the plantations of Jamaica by Valerie Brenton

St George's Church - Large Hall Darby's Lane, Oakdale, Poole, Dorset, United Kingdom

Discovery of an old and dirty parchment started a qualitative research journey which allowed a small glimpse into the lives of multi generations of slaves and their owners on the Mount Carmel Plantation, Jamaica, in the early 19th Century. This was a time of social and economic change for plantation owners as Jamaica, along with […]