John Hankey

6th Sep 1741 - 1792


John Hankey, father of John Peter Hankey (who was later adopted by Hankey senior's business partner Peter Simond). The will of John Hankey "of the City of London merchant, second son of Sir Thomas Hankey late of the said City Knight deceased by Sarah his wife who was one of the daughters of Sir John Barnard Knight deceased, late one of the aldermen of the said City" mentions his partnership with Peter Simond, ownership of estates in Grenada and mortgages held on estates in Grenada.

John Hankey was born 06/09/1741. Died 05/09/1792, of Mincing Lane.


PROB 11/1223/78. Boyd's Inhabitants of London & Family Units 1200-1946 [database online]. The Lady's Magazine vol. 23 p. 504 (September 1792).

Further Information

Elizabeth Thomson
John Peter, Thomson
Merchant and plantation owner

Associated Estates (7)

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
1780 [EA] - → Joint owner
1780 [EA] - → Joint owner
1780 [EA] - → Joint owner
1780 [EA] - → Joint owner
1780 [EA] - → Joint owner
1780 [EA] - → Joint owner
1780 [EA] - → Joint owner

Legacies Summary

Commercial (1)

Name partner
Simond & Hankey
West India merchant  

Relationships (3)

Father → Son
Uncle → Nephew
Notes →
Augustus Robert Hankey was the son of Robert Hankey (d. c. 1815), the brother of John...
Business partners

Addresses (1)

Mincing Lane, City of London, Middlesex, London, England