Matthew Hale

???? - 1848

Claimant or beneficiary


London solicitor, partner of John Hopton Forbes (q.v.), awarded the compensation for the enslaved people on Springs in Grenada as assignee and on Unity Valley in Portland, probably as trustee, in both cases with Forbes.

  1. Will of Matthew Hale of Ely Place gentleman proved 12/10/1848.


T71/880 Grenada no. 774; T71/868 Portland no. 246 A & B.

  1. PROB 11/2082.

Further Information


Associated Claims (2)

£1,358 17s 8d
Awardee (Assignee)
£1,433 10s 7d
Awardee (Trustee)

Associated Estates (1)

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
1834 [EA] - → Assignee

Legacies Summary

Commercial (1)

Name partner
Forbes, Hale & Boys

Addresses (1)

6 Ely Place, Holborn, City of London, Middlesex, London, England