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  • ID: I65
  • Name: Henry Hodgson
  • Sex: M
  • Birth: 16 APR 1747 in Hampstead, Middlesex 1
  • Death: 19 JUN 1828 in Hampstead, Middlesex 2
  • Burial: Hampstead church, Middlesex 3
  • Residence: Reading, Berks
  • Baptism: 21 APR 1787 Leominster, Herefordshire 4
  • Occupation: Secretary to Speaker of House of Commons
  • Note: 5 5 2

    Solicitor, Reading.
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    Secretary to Speaker of House of Commons (Mr Addington) 1790.
    Commissioner of Taxes.
    Secretary of the Commission for Payment of the Prince of Wales?s debts.
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    Died 1828?
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    Richard Collins, the painter of his miniature portrait, was described as ?my late friend Mr Collins? in Henry?s brother John?s will (in which he left ?the miniature pictures? of Henry to his son John).
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    ?Henry Hodgson (of Reading & Hampstead?).?
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    His successor, Henry Hodgson (d. 1828), served for the remainder of Addington's Speakership. Before his appointment, Hodgson seems to have carried on a solicitor's practice in Berkshire, and he later obtained a post as a Tax Commissioner. He left office with Addington in 1801, and Speaker Sir John Mitford appointed a young ..
    (Secretaries to Mr Speaker. W. R. McKay. 1986.)
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    At Hampstead aged 82, Henry Hodgson, esq. formerly a Commissioner for Affairs of Taxes.
    (Gentleman?s Mag.)
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    Of New Palace-yard, when he was appointed Secretary of the Commission for Payment of the Prince of Wales?s debts, in 1795.
    (The Gentleman's magazine - Volume 78 - Page 710.)
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  • Change Date: 5 NOV 2012



    Father: James Hodgson b: 15 APR 1711 in Hawkshead, Cumberland
    Mother: Elizabeth Vaughan b: 1717

    Marriage 1 Eleanor Harris b: 29 MAR 1750 in Kington, Herefordshire
    • Married:

    Sources:
    1. Text: Simon Hodgson family tree and notes.
      Page: Place
    2. Text: Fasti Domestici
      Mrs Hodgson [nee Charlotte Gregory]
      1850
    3. Text: Hodgson scrapbook / old manuscript family notes
    4. Type: Web Site
      Title: IGI (Aft Oct 2002)
      Author: LDS
      URL: http://www.familysearch.org/Eng/Search/frameset_search.asp
    5. Text: Simon Hodgson family tree and notes.
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