John Higginson

26th Jun 1776 - 21st Dec 1834

Claimant or beneficiary

Biography

The executor of John Higginson, Richard Deane (q.v.) was awarded the compensation under 12 awards in Barbados as executor.

  1. Father of Jonathan Higginson (q.v.) and partner in Barton, Irlam and Higginson. Died 21/12/1834 at Liverpool. Buried St George Everton 26/12/1834 aged 58.

Sources

T71/898 Barbados claim no. 3999 (Joes River).

  1. Ancestry.com, Liverpool, Lancashire, England, Burials, 1813-1974 [database online].

Further Information

Absentee?
British/Irish
Spouse
Sarah Ann Barrow
Children
Jonathan and others
Occupation
West India merchant

Associated Claims (7)

£2,726 9S 9D
Beneficiary deceased (Judgement creditor)
£2,716 15S 4D
Beneficiary deceased (Assignee)
£5,705 8S 4D
Deceased claimant successful
£3,297 8S 4D
Beneficiary deceased
£3,788 14S 5D
Beneficiary deceased (Mortgagee)
£5,612 3S 9D
Claimants in List E or Chancery cases
£930 3S 9D
Beneficiary deceased

Associated Estates (11)

1820 - 1834 → Mortgage Holder

It seems likely that Higginson's exceutor, Richard Deane, was able to claim the compensation on the basis of Higginson's holding of the mortgage on the estate.

1832 - 1832 → Other

Owner of and lessor of enslaved people leased to Castle Grant

1823 - 1823 → Owner
1820 - 1832 → Owner

See 1825-1826 evolutions for the involvement of the firm of Barton, Irlam & Higginson.

1823 - 1829 → Owner
1832 - 1834 → Owner
1823 - 1834 → Joint owner
1826 - 1826 → Other
1823 - 1832 → Owner
1826 - 1826 → Owner
1825 - 1826 → Other

Higginson acted as merchant intermediary in buying the plantation from Jones and selling it on to Lovell.


Legacies Summary

Commercial (1)

Name partner
Barton, Irlam & Higginson
West India merchant  
 

Relationships (1)

Father → Son

Addresses (1)

Everton Terrace, Everton, Liverpool, Lancashire, North-west England, England