Isaac Currie

1760 - 19th Apr 1843

Claimant or beneficiary


Son of William Currie and a banker with Curries & Co. (q.v.), as well as the East Riding Bank. Executor of his brother-in-law Job Mathew Raikes (q.v.), together with Brice Pearse (q.v.), and father of Isaac George Currie (q.v.)

  1. Banker of Cornhill (1760-19 April 1843) and of Bush Hill Edmonton, married Mary Ann (d. 1834), daughter of William Raikes of Valentines Essex (d. 1800, the brother of Thomas Raikes Governor of Bank of England 1797-99). Children included Isaac George Currie and Raikes Currie (1801-1881, was Whig MP for Northampton, 1837-1857). Partner in Curries & Co; several interests in South Australia.


RBS Heritage Online

For details of the underlying estates see Nathaniel_Bayly (1726-98): RBS Heritage Online, accessed 31/10/2012.

  1. William D. Rubinstein, Who were the rich? A biographical dictionary of British wealth-holders Volume Two 1840-1859 (MS) reference 1858/13 for Isaac George Currie; for Raikes Currie, see John Powell, ‘Currie, Raikes (1801–1881)’, Oxford Dictionary of National Biography (Oxford, Oxford University Press, 2004), online edn, May 2008, [accessed 22/01/2013].

Further Information

Mary Ann Raikes
Isaac George, Raikes

Associated Claims (4)

£1,924 8s 10d
Awardee (Executor or executrix)
£5,151 3s 10d
Awardee (Executor or executrix)
£4,026 17s 7d
Awardee (Executor or executrix)
£4,278 17s 8d
Awardee (Executor or executrix)

Associated Estates (4)

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
1834 [EA] - → Executor
1834 [EA] - → Executor
1834 [EA] - → Executor
1834 [EA] - → Executor

Legacies Summary

Commercial (2)

Firm Investment
Raikes & Co.
Name partner
Curries & Co.

Relationships (2)

Father → Son
Executor → Testator
Notes →

Addresses (1)

Bush Hill, Edmonton, Middlesex, London, England