William Hichens

???? - 1849

Claimant or beneficiary

Biography

Awarded with others (including Robert Hichens, q.v.) part of the compensation for the enslaved people on Stephen Blizard's in Antigua, apparently as trustees of the Stapleton family.

  1. Almost certainly the London stockbroker William Hichens of Threadneedle Street, in partnership with his brother Robert until the former's death in 1850. Death of William Hichens registered Q4 1849 Camberwell. Will of William Hichens, Stockbroker of Threadneedle Street, proved 09/02/1850.

Sources

T71/877 Antigua no. 363.

  1. England and Wales FreeBMD Death 1837-1915; PROB 11/2107.

Further Information

Absentee?
British/Irish
Name in compensation records
Wm Hichens
Occupation
Stockbroker

Associated Claims (1)

£2,919 14S 8D
Awardee

Addresses (1)

Sackville Street, London, Middlesex, London, England