Record Number 19

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Basic information

Case Number: 19

Date: 1835-01-03

Summary of incident: Ship deposited cargo at Guaymas and paid custom duty. Then sailed with ballast to Mazatlan, and still required to pay custom duty.

Amounts claimed

Principal: $353

Interest: $30

Interest percentage: %

Total: $383

Date claim filed:


Award by U.S. judge: $383

Award by Mexican judge: $326

Final award principal: $353

Final award interest: $30

Final award total: $383

Date of final decision: 1841-11-15

Location of incident

Place name at time: Mazatlan, Sinaloa, Mexico

Place name today: Mazatlan, Sinaloa, Mexico


Name: Jane Slacum

Name: William Slacum

Ship (if ship involved)

Ship name: Weston

Ship type: Brig

Home port: Alexandria, DC, USA

     (today Alexandria, VA, USA)

Destination port: Guaymas, Sonora, Mexico

     (today Guaymas, Sonora, Mexico)

Destination of goods: -


Text of memorial:

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