Alexander Henry

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Claimant or beneficiary


Probably the Alexander Henry of Alexander Henry & Co. (q.v.), West India merchant of London with a partnership in Kingston, who was bankrupt in 1811. Alexander Henry of Finsbury Square was named as executor in the will of John Johnston, late of the parish of St Thomas-in-the-East in Jamaica but now of Everitt Street Brunswick Square Middlesex merchant, proved 16/02/1807, but was removed in a codicil.

  1. An Alexander Henry Master of the Workhouse died Q4 1837 Rotherhithe and was buried 17/11/1837 at St Mary Rotherhithe aged 61.

  2. Alexander Henry junior Clerk of the Company for Imperial Gas Light and Coke Company, 10 Coleman Street October 21 1828; simply 'Alexander Henry' 1847 in the same role.


PROB 11/1456/153.

  1., London, England, Deaths and Burials, 1813-1980 [database online].

  2. London Gazette, Issue 18518, 28/10/1828, p. 1954; London Gazette, Issue 20759, 27/07/1847, p. 2761.

Further Information


Associated Claims (2)

£225 16s 3d
£214 1s 2d

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
1813 [EA] - 1813 [LA] → Previous owner

Buenos Ayres shown as 'lately owned' by Alex. Henry & Co. London.

1817 [EA] - 1834 [LA] → Other

Owned some enslaved people upon this estate although most were in the hands of mortgagees.

1807 [EA] - 1808 [LA] → Receiver

Legacies Summary

Commercial (1)

Name partner
Alexander Henry and Co.
West India merchant  

Relationships (4)

Business partners
Business partners
Business associates
Other relatives
Notes →
Alexander Henry was appointed and then in 1807 removed as executor of the will of John Johnston of Everitt...