Isaac George Currie

29th Mar 1792 - 11th Aug 1858

Claimant or beneficiary

Biography

Isaac George Currie, London banker, one of the trustees of John Graham Campbell, and son of Isaac Currie (q.v.).

  1. Born 29/03/1792, son of Isaac Currie (1760-1843) and Mary Ann Raikes (d. 1834). Married 1847 to Mary (d. 1875) widow of Col. Clay (dsp). Leading private banker, in 1866 his firm became part of Glyn, Mills & Currie. Died 11/08/1858 at Hamburg, left £200,000. 'Formerly of Cornhill and formerly of 45 Upper Grosvenor Street, Grosvenor Square, Middlesex, and then of Bush Hill, Edmonton (probate calendar).

Sources

T71/871 Westmoreland Nos. 213, 214, 215, 465, 467A, 467B, 468.

  1. William D. Rubinstein, Who were the rich? A biographical dictionary of British wealth-holders Volume Two 1840-1859 (London, Social Affairs Unit, 2012) reference 1858/13.

Further Information

Absentee?
British/Irish
Name in compensation records
Isaac G. Currie
Spouse
Mary Clay
Children
d.s.p.
Wealth at death
£200,000
Occupation
Banker
Rubinstein
1858/13

Associated Claims (7)

£2,200 2S 9D
Awardee
£1,608 18S 1D
Awardee
£972 13S 6D
Awardee
£2,855 15S 7D
Awardee
£7,000 0S 0D
Awardee
£330 15S 3D
Awardee
£5,062 18S 6D
Awardee

Legacies Summary

Commercial (1)

Railway Investment
Eastern Counties (Tottenham and Farringdon-street) [1846132]  
£8000 

Relationships (1)

Son → Father

Addresses (4)

38 Wimpole Street, London, Middlesex, London, England
45 Upper Grosvenor Street, London, Middlesex, London, England
Bush Hill, Edmonton, Middlesex, London, England
Cornhill, City of London, Middlesex, London, England