Rev. Edward Thomas Cardale

1810 - 1893

Claimant or beneficiary


Awarded a fraction of the compensation for Mackinnon's estate on Antigua, possibly representing a single enslaved person. The bulk of the compensation went to the Mackinnon family, including the MP W.A. Mackinnon (q.v.).

  1. Edward Thomas Cardale baptised at St Andrew Holborn 26/04/1810, son of William and Mary Ann Cardale [nee Bennet[t], grand-daughter and co-heir of Francis Say]. Admitted to Gray's Inn, 24/04/1833. Married Sarah Russell 02/04/1834 at York. In 1841 the couple were living at Podington Bedfordshire, where he was Rector; in 1881 and 1891 Edward Thomas Cardale widower was at Uckfield. Will of Reverend Edward Thomas Cardale of Belmont Uckfield Sussex who died 12/02/1893 proved 20/04/1893, effects £96650 6s 1d, resworn December 1894 £97023 4s 2d.


T71/877 Antigua claim no. 35.

  1., London, England, Baptisms, Marriages and Burials, 1538-1812 [database online]; Bernard Burke, Heraldic Register 1849-50 (London, E. Churton, 1850) p. 71; Joseph Foster, The Register of Admissions to Gray's Inn, 1521-1889 (London, Privately Printed, 1889) p. 446;, England and Wales, Marriages and Banns, 1538-1940 [database online]; National Probate Calendar 1893.

There is no entry for him in the CCEd [database online], nor apparently in either the Oxford or Cambridge alumni records. Author of religious pamphlets, and editor of the New Testament for the Society for Promoting Christian Knowledge in 1884.

Further Information

Name in compensation records
Edw. Thos. Cardale
Sarah Russell
At least two daughters, one son

Resworn from £96650 6s 1d at probate.

Wealth at death
£97,023 4S 2D
Church of England

Associated Claims (1)

£3,942 2s 1d

Relationships (2)

Grandson → Grandfather

Addresses (1)

Podington, Bedfordshire, Central England, England