George Law

1783 - 26th Oct 1870

Claimant or beneficiary

Biography

Second son of John Law, Archdeacon of Rochester and brother of Stephana Biscoe (née Law) (q.v.). Related by marriage to the Pinney family.

  1. George Law appears as a solicitor at Lincoln's Inn from c. 1807.

  2. A Stephana Law, daughter of George and Charlotte Law, was baptised at East Knoyle, Wiltshire England on 24/10/1811.

  3. Will of George Law formerly of Lincolns Inn and of Kenilworth House Cheltenham but late of Cotswold Lodge Cheltenham who died 26/10/1870 at Cotswold Lodge proved 17/11/1870 by George Still Law of Lincolns Inn the son sole executor, effects under £12,000; death registered at Cheltenham aged 87 Q4 1870.

Sources

Arthur John Jewers, Wells cathedral: its monumental inscriptions http://www.ebooksread.com/authors-eng/arthur-john-jewers/wells-cathedral-its-monumental-inscriptions-and-heraldry--together-with-the-he-hci/page-15-wells-cathedral-its-monumental-inscriptions-and-heraldry--together-with-the-he-hci.shtml [accessed 20/01/2011], which gives his wife as Charlotte Still.

  1. London Gazette, Issue 16084, 07/11/1807, p. 1480.

  2. Ancestry.com, England and Wales Christening Records 1530-1906 [database online].

  3. National Probate Calendar 1870; FreeUKGen, England and Wales Free BMD Database, Deaths, 1837-1983 [database online].


Further Information

Absentee?
British/Irish
Spouse
Charlotte Still (1808)
Children
Stephana (1811-), George Still (1813-)
Wealth at death
£12,000
Occupation
Lawyer

Associated Claims (2)

£5,546 9S 5D
Awardee (Mortgagee)
£2,416 18S 9D
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] - 1834 [LA] → Mortgage Holder

Claimed compensation under a mortgage deed of 1819, probably as executor of Joseph Seymour Biscoe.


Relationships (3)

Brother-in-laws
Brother → Sister
Uncle → Nephew

Addresses (3)

10 New Square, Lincoln's Inn, London, Middlesex, London, England
5 Montague Place, Russell Square, London, Middlesex, London, England
Cotswold Lodge, Cheltenham, Gloucestershire, South-west England, England