John Hatton

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Merchant of Montego Bay, partner with James Gibson (q.v.) and possibly also associated with Sir Joseph Birch (q.v.) of Liverpool from whom he and Gibson bought shares in two vessels in 1787 and 1792. He was probably also the Hatton of Wedderburn & Hatton, factors at Montego Bay for a slave-voyage of the Friendship owned by Patrick Fitzhenry and James Rogers of Bristol in 1793.

Sources pp. 63 and 115.

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
1794 [EA] - 1794 [LA] → Attorney

Legacies Summary

Commercial (1)

Name partner
Gibson and Hatton
West India merchant  

Relationships (1)

Business partners