Henry Daniel Brooke

1781 - 1847

Claimant or beneficiary


Presumably a partner in Joseph Wilson & Sons of Dublin. Named in five claims in Trinidad with Thomas Wilson (q.v.) but does not appear as awardee.

  1. Unsourced online family tree gives him as the son of Thomas Digby Brooke and Agnes Kirchoffer. Married 1809 Lucinda Dobbin (born Armagh 1788-1860).

  2. 'At Kirkmallow, Isle of Man, Henry Daniel Brooke Esq., late of Coolock house Dublin' died 1847.

  3. 1851 census shows Lucinda Brooke living at Clifton Park, Tranmere, Cheshire with son Joseph Wilson Brooke, age 31, merchant and shipowner, and L[eonard] D[obbin] Brooke, age 25, Ship Owner & SailMaker, both sons born in Dublin.

  4. 27 December [1860] The Will with a Codicil of Lucinda Brooke late of Clifton Park Birkenhead in the County of Chester Widow deceased who died 18 November 1860 at Clifton Park aforesaid was proved at Chester by the oath of Joseph Wilson Brooke of Clifton Park aforesaid Gentleman the Son and the sole Executor. Effects under £3000.


  1. http://holmesacourt.org/d2/i0004915.htm#i4915 [accessed 28/06/2010].

  2. http://limerickcity.ie/media/04%%2017%2047.pdf [accessed 21/01/2013].

  3. 1851 census online.

  4. National Probate Calendar 1860.

Further Information

Lucinda Dobbin
Many including Thomas Digby Brooke (1811-1838); Joseph Wilson Brooke (1813-1872); Leonard Dobbin Brooke (1825-1885)

Associated Claims (5)

£2,495 14s 2d
Unsuccessful claimant
£2,267 16s 9d
Unsuccessful claimant (consensual)
£1,995 16s 7d
Unsuccessful claimant
£1,588 7s 3d
Unsuccessful claimant (consensual)
£4,808 7s 2d
Beneficiary (Assignee)

Associated Estates (3)

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
Joint owner
1834 [EA] - 1834 [LA] → Joint owner
1828 [EA] - 1828 [LA] → Joint owner

Legacies Summary

Commercial (1)

Other partner
Joseph Wilson & Sons
West India merchant  

Relationships (2)

Business partners
Business associates
Notes →
Joseph Wilson described Henry D. Brooke in his will as his Assistant with a 20% interest profit...

Addresses (1)

Dublin, Co. Dublin, Ireland