Alexander Henry

No Dates

Claimant or beneficiary


Probably the Alexander Henry of Alexander Henry & Co. (q.v.), West India merchant of London with a partnership in Kingston, who was bankrupt in 1811. Alexander Henry of Finsbury Square was named as executor in the will of John Johnston, late of the parish of St Thomas-in-the-East in Jamaica but now of Everitt Street Brunswick Square Middlesex merchant, proved 16/02/1807, but was removed in a codicil.

  1. An Alexander Henry Master of the Workhouse died Q4 1837 Rotherhithe and was buried 17/11/1837 at St Mary Rotherhithe aged 61.

  2. Alexander Henry junior Clerk of the Company for Imperial Gas Light and Coke Company, 10 Coleman Street October 21 1828; simply 'Alexander Henry' 1847 in the same role.


PROB 11/1456/153.

  1., London, England, Deaths and Burials, 1813-1980 [database online].

  2. London Gazette, Issue 18518, 28/10/1828, p. 1954; London Gazette, Issue 20759, 27/07/1847, p. 2761.

Further Information


Associated Claims (2)

£225 16S 3D
£214 1S 2D

Associated Estates (3)

The dates listed below have different categories as denoted by the letters in the brackets following each date. Here is a key to explain those letter codes:

  • SD - Association Start Date
  • SY - Association Start Year
  • EA - Earliest Known Association
  • ED - Association End Date
  • EY - Association End Year
  • LA - Latest Known Association
1813 [EA] - 1813 [LA] → Previous owner

Buenos Ayres shown as 'lately owned' by Alex. Henry & Co. London.

1817 [EA] - 1834 [LA] → Other

Owned some enslaved people upon this estate although most were in the hands of mortgagees.

1807 [EA] - 1808 [LA] → Not known

In the possession of 'Henry West and Co.'

Legacies Summary

Commercial (1)

Name partner
Alexander Henry and Co.
West India merchant  

Relationships (3)

Business partners
Business partners
Business associates