General overseas merchant?
Edward Ellice was earlier a partner in Inglis Ellice (q.v.) from which he withdrew before its collapse
Partnership of E and R Ellice and Co., dissolved as far as it concerns Edward Ellice, business carried on as Ellice Kinnear by Russell Ellice, George Forsyth and Geo. Kinnear, 22/11/1830.
Partnership between Russell Ellice, George Kinnear, George Forsyth, William Ellice and Robert Ellice dissolved as far as Robert Ellice concerned, 1844.
Partnership between Russell Ellice, George Kinnear, George Forsyth and William Ellice, carrying on business in Leadenhall Street as merchants under name of Ellice, Kinnear dissolved 31/12/1853.
London Gazette 18748 23/11/1830 p. 2458
London Gazette 20329 29/3/1844 p. 1091
London Gazette 21508 3/1/1854 p. 22