West India merchant
Mercantile concerns carried on by subscribers in Glasgow under firm Robert Eccles & Co., and in Greenock under George James Eccles, were dissolved by mutual consent; subscribers with the exception of Robert Eccles will carry on in Glasgow as Eccles, Burnley & Co., and in Greenock as George James Eccles, authorised to discharge and uplift debts. Signatories = Wm. Eccles, Robert Eccles, John Ronald, William F. Burnley, Wm Eccles junr, George James Eccles, Andrew Eccles, Wm. Eccles Capt. 82d Regiment by his attorney John Ronald.
Sequestration of the company or copartnership carrying on business as merchants in Glasgow under firms of ECCLES, BURNLEY & COMPANY and WILLIAM and JAMES ECCLES & COMPANY and in Greenock under the firm of GEORGE JAMES ECCLES, as a company, and of John Ronald, William Frederick Burnley and Andrew Eccles,all merchants in Glasgow and George James Eccles merchant in Greenock as partners thereof and as individuals.
London Gazette 20148 7/10/1842 p. 2719
Edinburgh Gazette 5758 13/6/1848 p. 291