Benjamin Boddington the younger

1776 - 1855


Partner with his cousin Samuel Boddington (q.v.) until he eloped with Samuel's wife. Son of Thomas Boddington of Clapton (q.v.).

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
1798 [EA] - → Mortgage Holder

Although he was shown as one of three mortgagees in 1798, his partnership with his cousin Samuel broke up after his adultery with his cousin's wife in 1797. Presumably the mortgage secured advances previously made.

Legacies Summary

Commercial (1)

Boddington & Co.
West India merchant  

Relationships (3)

Business partners
First Cousins
Notes →
The two men were also business partners until Benjamin Boddington eloped with Samuel Boddington's wife....
Son → Father