Thomas Todd

1763 - 1836

Claimant or beneficiary

Biography

West India merchant, partner with William Crooks and later with his son Richard James Surry Todd (q.v.) in Thomas Todd & Co (q.v.).

  1. Married Elizabeth Rochfort Utten 20/05/1795 at St Mary Newington (when he was described as of St Bridget otherwise Bride).  Burial of Thomas Todd Fenchurch Street and  Bath Street Kensington at All Souls Kensal Green 24/08/1836 aged 73.  Will of Thomas Todd Fenchurch Street proved 14/10/1836.

Sources

  1. Ancestry.com, London, England, Marriages and Banns, 1754-1921 [database online]; Ancestry.com, London, England, Death and Burials, 1813-1980 [database online]; PROB 11/1868.

Further Information

Absentee?
British/Irish
Spouse
Eliza Rochfort Utten (1770-1847)
Children
Richard James Surry, Utten Thomas
Will

Summary on Jamaican Family Search PROB 11/1868 26/3/1836, proved 14/10/1836.  Thomas Todd of Fenchurch St. Merchant; £200 p.a. Annuity to wife Elizabeth Rochfort Todd; rest to sons Utten Thomas Todd of Island of Jamaica planter and Richard James Surry Todd of Fenchurch St merchant in equal shares as tenants in common.

West India partnership with William Crooks; business undertaken largely by Thomas and Richard James Surry Todd, and property in Jamaica taken in Thomas Todd's name but 'I hereby declare that all such titles and securities were so taken by me on the partnership account and that one equal moiety thereof belongs to my partner William Crooks.' Land and right to service of apprenticed labourers in Jamaica bequeathed on trust to UTT and RJST 'that they with the concurrence of the said William Crooks..dispose of the same in such a manner as may appear most for the said partnership with a view to the advantageous winding up of the same.'  

Occupation
Merchant

Associated Claims (3)

£1,987 8s 11d
Awardee (Owner-in-fee)
£2,262 17s 7d
Awardee
£2,819 19s 1d
Awardee (Judgement creditor)

Associated Estates (2)

The dates listed below have different categories as denoted by the letters in the brackets following each date. Here is a key to explain those letter codes:

  • SD - Association Start Date
  • SY - Association Start Year
  • EA - Earliest Known Association
  • ED - Association End Date
  • EY - Association End Year
  • LA - Latest Known Association
1823 [EA] - → Executor
1832 [EA] - 1834 [LA] → Owner

Legacies Summary

Commercial (1)

Senior partner
Thomas Todd & Co.
West India merchant  
 
notes →
Partnership  of Thomas Todd and William Crook 'for many years' under name of Thomas Todd &...

Relationships (5)

Executor → Testator
Father → Son
Father → Son
Uncle → Nephew
Brother-in-laws

Addresses (1)

110 Fenchurch Street, City of London, Middlesex, London, England