Henry Boldero

???? - 1789


London banker. Henry Boldero was an annuitant for £50 p.a. for the lives of the then Prince of Wales and his son Edward Gale Boldero (q.v.) on the Nevis estate(s) and enslaved people of John Abel Ward from 1774 onwards, one of a long list of such annuitants for different amounts on different lives, suggesting that John Abel Ward had sold annuities secured on the estate to raise capital.

  1. Will of Henry Boldero banker of Cornhill proved 04/07/1789. His will was simple and made his son Edward Gale Boldero his universal legatee.


London Gazette 19129, 18 February 1834, pg. 296; London Gazette 22415 21/08/1860 p. 3106.

  1. PROB 11/1181/30.

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
1774 [EA] - 1789 [LA] → Annuitant

Henry Boldero was an annuitant for £50 p.a. for the life of the then Prince of Wales and that of his son (Edward Gale Boldero) on the Nevis property of John Abel Ward under indentures of 1774.

Legacies Summary

Commercial (1)

Founding partner
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Henry Boldero & Co. emerged as one of two successor companies to Boldero, Carter & Boldero in...

Relationships (1)

Father → Son

Addresses (1)

Cornhill, City of London, Middlesex, London, England