William James Hall

???? - 1827


Brother and executor of John Cossley Hall (q.v.), the two men the sons of Cossley Hall (1728-1790) by his first wife Whitehorne-Lade Robinson. Died unmarried in 1827. "This gentleman was for many years a member of his majesty's privy council, and auditor general of the island of Jamaica."


John Burke, History of the Commoners of Great Britain and Ireland (4 vols., London, 1835-1838), vol. 4 pp. 741-743.

We are grateful to Dawn Good for her assistance with compiling this entry.

Further Information

died unmarried

Associated Estates (3)

The dates listed below have different categories as denoted by the letters in the brackets following each date. Here is a key to explain those letter codes:

  • SD - Association Start Date
  • SY - Association Start Year
  • EA - Earliest Known Association
  • ED - Association End Date
  • EY - Association End Year
  • LA - Latest Known Association
1817 [EA] - 1826 [LA] → Executor

Executor, and also co-heir with his siblings, of their brother John Cossley Hall.

1817 [EA] - 1820 [LA] → Attorney
1817 [EA] - 1823 [LA] → Owner

Relationships (9)

Brother → Sister
Half-brother → Half-sister
Son → Father
Grandson → Grandfather
Nephew → Uncle
Brother → Sister