Record Number 26

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Basic information

Case Number: 26

Date: 1822-10-07

Summary of incident: Payment for goods transported from Tepic to Mexico City robbed. Then payment transported from Mexico City to Vera Cruz seized by government.

Amounts claimed

Principal: $6419

Interest: $6151

Interest percentage: %

Total: $12570

Date claim filed:


Award by U.S. judge: $10485

Award by Mexican judge: $9574

Final award principal: $4937

Final award interest: $4700

Final award total: $9637

Date of final decision: 1842-01-05

Location of incident

Place name at time: Vera Cruz, Vera Cruz, Mexico

Place name today: Vera Cruz, Veracruz, Mexico


Name: Mercy Mitchell

Name: Jethro Mitchell

Ship (if ship involved)

Ship name: -

Ship type: -

Home port: Nantucket, MA, USA

     (today Nantucket, MA, USA)

Destination port: -

Destination of goods: Tepic, Jalisco, Mexico

     (today Tepic, Nayarit, Mexico)


Text of memorial:

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