James Sutton

1802 - 11th Sep 1863

Claimant or beneficiary


Awarded the compensation for the enslaved people on Oldbury estate in Manchester with Robert Sutton and John James Ronaldson, stated to be as owners-in-fee but more probably as trustees connected with James and Robert Sutton's brother-in-law James Swaby (q.v.).

Probably but not certainly the James Sutton whose partnership as stockbrokers with Robert Sutton, Robert Sutton junr and Thomas Gribble was dissolved 31/12/1842 through the retirement of Robert Sutton. Again probably, son of Robert Sutton of Finsbury Place and Rossway, Northchurch Hertfordshire who died 1848.

  1. In 1861 James Sutton stockbroker aged 59 was living at 17 Cavendish Road with sons James aged 22 and George 16, all born London. Will of James Sutton late of 17 Cavendish Road St John's Wood who died 11/09/1863 proved 14/10/1863, effects under £25,000 resworn August 1872 under £35,000.  Buried All Souls Kensal Green 17/09/1863, aged 61.


T71/860 Manchester no. 119; London Gazette, Issue 20183, 03/01/1843, p. 12.

  1. National Probate Calendar 1863.

Further Information

Married but no further details
James; George

Resworn August 1872 from £25,000 at probate

Wealth at death

Associated Claims (1)

£2,895 2s 11d
Awardee (Owner-in-fee)

Relationships (1)

Son → Father

Addresses (1)

10 St John's Wood Road, St John's Wood, London, Middlesex, London, England