William Hodgson Cadogan

1796 - 1855

Claimant or beneficiary

Biography

Son of Richard Hodgson of the East India Company, husband of Sarah H. Cadogan and son-in-law of Sarah Oxley Cadogan (q.v.) and Ward Cadogan (q.v.), whose estates he inherited and whose name he took in 1833.

  1. Born c. 1796 Burgh, Cumberland; married Sarah H. Cadogan at Gretna 26/11/1825; Army major; death registered Q2 1855 Dartford Kent. Will proved 28/05/1856.

  2. Brinkburn Priory was restored by William Hodgson and Sarah H. Cadogan's son Cadogan Hodgson Cadogan 1858-1867, then inherited by C. H. Cadogan's daughter Eleanor Fenwick.

  3. Information about the Cadogan family can be found at the Cadogan Family Archive (registration required for access).

Sources

T71/899 Barbados claim nos. 4726 (Crab Hill) and 4763 (Pickerings).

Woodhorn Museum and Northumberland Archives, Fenwick Family of Brinkburn Northumberland: Records http://www.experiencewoodhorn.com/archive.ZFE [accessed 31/05/2011].

  1. 1851 census online; FreeUKGen, England and Wales Free BMD Database, Deaths, 1837-1983 [database online]; PROB 11/2232.

  2. Woodhorn Museum and Northumberland Archives, Fenwick Family of Brinkburn Northumberland: Records http://www.experiencewoodhorn.com/archive.ZFE [accessed 31/05/2011].

  3. http://www.cadoganarchive.co.uk/ [accessed 06/01/2012].


Further Information

Absentee?
British/Irish
Spouse
Sarah H. Cadogan
Children
Cadogan Hodgson, Sarah C.
Occupation
Soldier

Associated Claims (2)

£2,693 9S 2D
Awardee
£3,864 9S 2D
Awardee

Legacies Summary

Imperial (1)

East India Company
Other  
notes →
Son of Richard Hodgson of the East India...

Physical (1)

Estate
Brinkburn Priory [Purchased] 
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Augustinian Priory founded c. 1135; manor house added by the Fenwick family, late C16th. Bought by Ward Cadogan c. 1825, inherited by William Hodgson Cadogan and restored by Cadogan Hodgson...

Political (1)

Local Government
 
office →
High Sheriff
1843 - 1843

Relationships (2)

Son-in-law → Mother-in-law
Son-in-law → Father-in-law

Addresses (1)

Brinkburn Priory, Longframlington, Morpeth, Northumberland, Northern England, England