Rev. William Hutcheson

1793 - 1873

Claimant or beneficiary


English clergyman, counterclaiming apparently without success as mortgagee for the compensation for the enslaved people on Union Island, St Vincent.

  1. William Hutcheson son of Robert of Portbury Bristol matric. Brasenose Oxford 02/02/1811 aged 18, BA St Mary Hall 1818 MA 1820, Rector of Utley [sic] 1827 until his death 10th October 1873.

  2. In 1841 William Hutcheson aged 45 'Cl[er]k' was living at Park Lodge Compton Martin, Somerset with Marianna aged 25. In 1851 William Hutcheson aged 58 Rector of Ubley born Portbury Somerset was living at Compton Martin with wife Mariane born Holcombe, Dorset. In 1861 he was shown living with one servant at Chewstoke Somerset, and in 1871 William Hutcheson and Marianne Hutcheson were still at Chewstoke.

  3. Will of William Hutcheson Rector of Ubley late of 1 Chesterfield Buildings Clifton who died 10/10/1873 proved 08/11/1873 by Marianne Hutcheson the relict, effects under £2000.


T71/892 St Vincent no. 688. Counterclaim from the Rev Wm Hutcheson of Compton Martin Cty of Dorset [sic], mortgagee.

  1., Oxford University Alumni, 1500-1886 [database online]

  2. 1841, 1851, 1861 and 1871 censuses online.

  3. National Probate Calendar 1873.

Further Information

Church of England

Associated Claims (1)

£10,392 13s 7d
Unsuccessful claimant (Mortgagee)

Addresses (1)

Compton Martin , Dorset, Wessex, England