???? - 1776
MP for Liverpool 1756-1761, West India merchant and according to the History of Parliament Commissioner of the Africa Co. for Liverpool 1759, for London 1767-8. He was probably the vendor of Mount Charles, sold to Augustin Gwyn (q.v.) in 1768: although the Essex County Archives shows the vendor as Charles Cole [sic] of London, Princeton University Library and other sources give the vendor as Charles Pole.
http://www.historyofparliamentonline.org/volume/1754-1790/member/pole-charles-1695-1779; Essex Archives Online, D/DU/1243/8, 13/12/1774 https://www.essexarchivesonline.co.uk/Result_Details.aspx?DocID=988725 [accessed 29/11/2019]. For the seller as Charles Pole, see Princeton University Library Collection on Slavery in the Americas, AM 2018-54. Indenture for the Sale of Mount Charles Plantation, Jamaica, to Sir Henry Clinton (1738?-1795), 1774. 1 item, http://dla.library.upenn.edu/dla/pacscl/ead.html?sort=date_added_sort%20desc&showall=sort&fq=date_facet%3A%221800-1850%22%20AND%20date_facet%3A%221750-1800%22&id=PACSCL_PRIN_MUDD_C1210USNjP [accessed 29/11/2019].
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:
1768 [EA] - 1768 [LA] → Seller
This is tentative only.
1756 - 1761