Partnership of Robert Rainey and Henry Bruce of London and William Bruce Ferguson and James Parr of Demerary carried on as Rainey, Bruce & Co., of Bell Court Mincing Lane dissolved as far as Ferguson and Parr concerned through expiration of the term of the co-partnership 31/12/1837. Business continued by Rainey and Bruce.
Partnership of Robert Rainey & Henry Bruce Mincing Lane dissolved 31/12/1858
Jamaican-born widow of a prominent slave-owner; resident in Britain following the death of her husband in 1818. Accused - and acquitted - of the cruel treatment of some enslaved people whom she brought to Britain with her.