William Cruttendon or Cruttenden

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Trustee of Matthew Gregory 'Monk' Lewis (q.v.), the Gothic novelist and MP, and in that capacity awarded with his co-trustee Charles Chatfield (q.v.) the compensation for the enslaved people on Cornwall estate in Westmoreland.

  1. Probably William Cruttenden, solicitor of Ashford Kent, whose will was proved 10/11/1853 and who was also referred to as William Cruttendon.


T71/871 Westmoreland claim no. 66.

  1. PROB 11/2180; London Gazette, Issue 19768, 10/09/1839, p. 1746.

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Associated Claims (2)

£4,291 17s 6d
Awardee (Trustee)
£450 13s 2d
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