West India merchant
This firm had its origin as the trading firm of the Lascelles (later Harewood) family, and evolved into Wilkinson & Gaviller.
Partnership between Nathaniel Elliott, Josiah Walley, John William Adam of Crutched Friars dissolved 1/5/1798. Business carried on by John William Adam, Josiah Walley and John Wood Nelson under firm of Adam, Walley and Nelson.
May 1 1805 Partnership between John William Adam, Josiah Walley and John Wood Nelson of Crutched Friars expired this day. Business to be continued by John Wood Nelson and Benjamin Adam under Nelson and Adam.
Co-partnership subsisting between John Wood Nelson, Benjamin Adam and John Henry Nelson of Savage Gardens, WI merchants, agents and factors trading under Nelson, Adam & Nelson dissolved 30/4/1838. John Henry Nelson and William Adam to continue as Nelson & Adam.
London Gazette 15029 12/6/1798 p. 527
London Gazette 15803 30/04/1805 p. 589
London Gazette 19628 22/6/1838 p. 1424
London Gazette 21222 27/6/1851 p. 1688
London Gazette 24222 25/6/1875 p. 3268