Richard Brickdale Ward

1778 - 1853

Claimant or beneficiary

Biography

Solicitor in Bristol, trustee and mortgagee with Jeremiah Osborne (q.v.) on the Hope estate in St Vincent.

  1. Married Jane Vie Ridout 27/02/1812 at Bristol; in 1851 Richard Brickdale Ward retired solicitor born Bristol St Augustine was living at 8 Down (or Downside ) House with daughter Elizabeth Emily aged 22, sister-in-law Mary Randolph Ridout (aged 61) and a nephew, a civil engineer; will of Richard Brickdale Ward gentleman of Bristol Gloucestershire proved 19/05/1853.

Sources

T71/892 St Vincent No. 572.

  1. Ancestry.com, England and Wales, Marriages and Banns, 1538-1940 [database online]; 1851 census online; PROB 11/2173. Children are from Ancestry.com, England and Wales Christening Records, 1530-1906 [database online] except Elizabeth Emily (from the 1851 census); Richard Brickdale Ward's date of birth is estimated from the 1851 census.

Further Information

Absentee?
British/Irish
Spouse
Jane Vie Ridout
Children
Richard (1813-), Francis Ridout (1816-), Mary Jane (1817-), Elizabeth Emily (1829-)
Occupation
Lawyer

Associated Claims (1)

£2,425 10S 10D
Awardee

Legacies Summary

Commercial (1)

Railway Investment
Portbury Pier and Railway [1846427]  
£2500 

Addresses (1)

South-west England, England