Russell Ellice

1799 - 15th Nov 1873

Claimant or beneficiary

Biography

  1. Son of Alexander Ellice of Bathwick Somerset [and Ann Russell], matric. Brasenose 10/10/1817 aged 18; of Lincoln's Inn 1822, brother of James Ellice (matric. University College 1804, clergyman).

  2. Brother of Edward Ellice (q.v.) and [General] Robert Ellice (q.v.)

  3. Married Harriet Chaplin (born Blankney Lincs.) 26/07/1826 Westminster.

  4. Died 15/11/1873, late of Lombard Street and of Brickendonbury Herts., Banker, left effects under £70,000: nephew Edward Ellice was the sole executor.

  5. Described as 'Merchant' in 1841 census, when he was living at 5 Portman Square, London.

Sources

T71/894 Trinidad claim no. 1345 (Resource); T71/880 Grenada claim nos. 439 (Annandale Estate) and 440 (Annandale Estate); T71/891 Tobago claim no. 14 (Amity Hope); T71/878 Honduras claim no. 142A-C.

  1. Ancestry.com, Oxford University Alumni, 1500-1886 [database online].

  2. See separate entries for Edward Ellice and Robert Ellice.

  3. Ancestry.com, London, England Marriages and Banns, 1754-1921 [database online]; 1881 census online.

  4. National Probate Calendar 1873.

  5. 1841 census online.


Further Information

Absentee?
British/Irish
Spouse
Harriet Chaplin (26/7/1826)
University
Oxford (Brasenose) [1817-1821 ]
Legal Education
Lincolns Inn [1822 ]
Occupation
Merchant, then banker

Associated Claims (5)

£1,830 3S 10D
Awardee
£1,228 3S 3D
Awardee
£1,931 5S 0D
Awardee
£1,716 2S 11D
Awardee
£1,415 14S 10D
Awardee

Legacies Summary

Commercial (5)

Firm Investment
Inglis Ellice & Co.
North American merchant  
 
Firm Investment
 
Railway Investment
Perth and Inverness [1846426]  
£7500 
Chairman 1853-54
East India Co.
East India merchant  
 
Firm Investment
Ellice Kinnear
General overseas merchant?  
 

Addresses (1)

5 Portman Square, London, Middlesex, London, England