John Biddulph

???? - 1846

Claimant or beneficiary


John Biddulph, banker with Cocks, Biddulph of Charing Cross. Together with Samuel Pepys Cockerell (q.v.), Biddulph was awarded the compensation for 10 estates belonging to James Colyear Dawkins (q.v.) in Jamaica. Although the two men are described as trustees in the Registers of Claims, Butler believes that they were mortgagees.  

  1. Will of John Biddulph of Ledbury Herefordshire proved 12/02/1846.


Kathleen Mary Butler, The economics of Emancipation: Jamaica and Barbados 1823-1843 (Chapel Hill and London, University of North Carolina Press, 1995), p. 55

  1. PROB 11/2030.

Further Information


Associated Claims (10)

£9,591 12s 5d
Awardee (Trustee)
£1,422 16s 6d
Awardee (Trustee)
£3,945 11s 10d
Awardee (Trustee)
£2,228 16s 6d
Awardee (Trustee)
£2,729 5s 8d
Awardee (Trustee)
£3,646 1s 9d
Awardee (Trustee)
£3,032 9s 4d
Awardee (Trustee)
£3,830 17s 9d
Awardee (Trustee)
£2,324 10s 8d
Awardee (Trustee)
£3,159 7s 2d
Awardee (Trustee)

Legacies Summary

Commercial (1)

Name partner

Addresses (2)

Ledbury, Herefordshire, West Midlands, England
14 New Street, Spring Gardens, London, Middlesex, London, England