Sir Francis Molyneux Ommanney

4th Oct 1774 - 7th Nov 1840

Claimant or beneficiary


NB: usually spelled Francis Molyneux Ommanney.

Knighted, 1820.

2nd son of Rear-Admiral Cornthwaite Ommanney (1736-1801) of Millbank Row, Westminster and Martha, daughter of Henry Manaton of Kilworthy, nr. Tavistock, Devon.

The family (both antecedents and descendants) was a distinguished naval family (including one of Ommanney's sons, Sir Erasmus Ommanney, [1814–1904]: see Oxford DNB).

Naval agent: 1819 had assumed sole control of the London naval agency founded by his uncle Edward.

On Ommanney's death, his son Octavius carried on the naval agency. In 1862 it amalgamated with a firm of bankers and naval agents to become Hallett, Ommanney and Company; no longer in existence by c1900.

Sources [accessed 05/02/2013].

Further Information

Name in compensation records
Sir Francis Mollineux Ommaney
Georgiana Frances, daughter of Jeremiah Hawkes of Cecil Street, Strand, 16 October 1801,
7 sons, 2 daughters

Associated Claims (1)

£2,398 13s 5d
Unsuccessful claimant (Trustee)

Legacies Summary

Political (1)

election →
Barnstaple Devon
1818 - 1826

Addresses (2)

Mortlake, Surrey, London, England
Norfolk Street, Strand, London, Middlesex, London, England