Anthony Bacon Richardson

1765 - 1819


Slave-owner on Dominica, where he registered 14 enslaved people in 1817 on his own account, and where he co-owned a group of enslaved people on Copt Hall with his brothers Thomas Richardson II and Sir John Richardson (each of whom q.v.). Son of Anthony Richardson (q.v.). Buried at St George the Martyr, Queen Square, aged 54, 18/06/1819 'of Great Ormond Street.' Namesake of Anthony Bacon, the Atlantic entrepreneur, slave-factor and industrialist, who had been guardian and partner of Anthony Bacon Richardson's father Anthony Richardson.

Sources, London, England, Church of England Deaths and Burials, 1813-2003 for Anthony Bacon Richardson [database online]

Further Information


Associated Estates (1)

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] - 1817 [LA] → Joint owner

Attorney and joint-owner in 1817 of a group of enslaved people later moved from the Copt Hall estate in 1819.

Relationships (3)

Son → Father

Addresses (1)

Great Ormond Street, London, Middlesex, London, England