Record Number 27

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Basic information

Case Number: 27

Date: 1824-11-24

Summary of incident: Custom house charged higher duties on imported cotton than previously charged--changed without notice. After U.S. merchants in Alvarado successfully pleaded for reinstatement of former duties, extra revenue from 3 months of increased duties was kept by Mexican government. Claim was for loss.

Amounts claimed

Principal: $19131

Interest: $16206

Interest percentage: %

Total: $35337

Date claim filed:

Awards

Award by U.S. judge: $35337

Award by Mexican judge: $

Final award principal: $19131

Final award interest: $16206

Final award total: $35337

Date of final decision: 1842-01-06

Location of incident

Place name at time: Alvarado, Vera Cruz, Mexico

Place name today: Alvarado, Veracruz, Mexico

Claimants

Name: Peter Louis Laguerenne

Name: John Joseph Borie

Name: Sophia Borie

Name: Joseph Ingersoll

Name: Adolphe E. Borie

Name: John B. Berndou

Company: Borie & Laguerenne

Ship (if ship involved)

Ship name: -

Ship type: -

Home port: Philadelphia, PA, USA

     (today Philadelphia, PA, USA)

Destination port: -

Destination of goods: -

Memorial

Text of memorial:



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