John Bellingham Inglis

14th Feb 1790 - 9th Dec 1870

Claimant or beneficiary


Son of John Inglis (q.v.) and partner in Inglis Ellice (q.v.), which failed in 1823. Bibliophile and collector.

  1. Married Mary Helen Graham St Mary Somerset 28/01/1813.

  2. Living at 2 Norfolk Road, Marylebone, London, in the census of 1851, age 71, "Fundholder", with 2 female servants.

  3. Will of John Bellingham Inglis formerly of Norfolk Road Regents Park but late of 13 Albion Road St John's Wood who died 09/12/1870 at 13 Albion Road proved by Cornelius Inglis of 9 Duke Street Portland Place MD son the sole executor 19/01/1871 effects under £26,000 resworn August 1873 under £14,000.

  4. John Bellingham Inglis died 19[sic]/12/1870 aged 91, with a suit over his will and his maidservant reported in the Times in 1873. He became a rentier: 'a person of sedentary and literary pursuits' and owned bonds especially Turkish bonds, the subject of the suit.


T71/884 St Lucia claim nos. 548 (Diamond), 757 (Balenbouche), 763 and 859 (Fond).

  1., London, England, Marriages and Banns, 1754-1921 [database online]; children and baptism dates are drawn from, London, England, Births and Baptisms, 1813-1906 [database online] except Mary Jane (from, England and Wales Christening Records, 1530-1906 [database online]).

  2. 1851 census online.

  3. National Probate Calendar 1873.

  4. Times 22/01/1873 p. 11.

Further Information

Mary Helen Graham
Margaret (1815-), John (1817-), Frances (1818-), Mary Helen (1819-), Mary Jane (1822-), Isabella Ann (1828-)

Associated Claims (4)

£276 10s 0d
£662 3s 8d
£3,503 13s 11d
£4,174 5s 8d
Claimants in List E or Chancery cases

Associated Estates (5)

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
Mortgage Holder

Shown in the compensation records as mortgage holder from Inglis Ellice [of which he was surviving partner].

1813 [EA] - 1819 [LA] → Joint owner
1806 [EA] - 1834 [LA] → Mortgage Holder

Trustees for the dissolved firm of Inglis Ellice launched a counterclaim in 1835 for the compensation for the enslaved people on La Reduit under a mortgage of 1806-1808 for £1822.

1817 [EA] - → Joint owner
1819 [EA] - 1822 [LA] → Mortgage Holder

Legacies Summary

Commercial (1)

Inglis Ellice & Co.
North American merchant  

Cultural (1)

Library - books
notes →
JOHN BELLINGHAM INGLIS, 1780-1870 John Bellingham Inglis was born in London on the 14th of February 1780. His father, a partner in the firm of Inglis, Ellice and Co., merchants,...

Historical (1)

The Philobiblon of Richard de... 1832 

Relationships (2)

Son → Father

Addresses (3)

13 Albion Road, St. John's Wood, London, Middlesex, London, England
2 Norfolk Road, Marylebone, London, Middlesex, London, England
Norfolk Road, Regent's Park, London, Middlesex, London, England