Bristol Bankrupts from the London Gazette

Petitions of Bankruptcy

WHEREAS a Petition of Elizabeth Poindestre now and for six months last past residing at No 33 High street in the parish of Saint Nicholas in the city and county of Bristol, and during that period carrying on business as a Retailer of Beer, Ale, Porter, Cider, Lemonade, and Soda water, and Dealer in Tobacco and Cigars, and previously thereto and immediately before and for seven years residing at No 11 Kingsdown Parade, in the district of the united parishes of Saint James and Saint Paul in the said city and county of Bristol Lodging-house Keeper an insolvent debtor having been filed in the County Court of Gloucestershire at Bristol and an interim order for protection from process having been given to the said Elizabeth Poindestre under the provisions of the Statutes in that case made and provided the said Elizabeth Poindestre is hereby required to appear before the said Court on the 12th day of February instant at eleven in the forenoon precisely for her first examination touching her debts estate and effects and to be further dealt with according to the provisions of the said Statutes; and the choice of the creditors assignees is to take place at the time so appointed. All persons indebted to the said Elizabeth Poindestre or that have any of her effects are not to pay or deliver the same but to Mr John Kerle Haberfield one of the Clerks of the said Court at his office at Broad street Bristol the Official Assignee of the estate and effects of the said insolvent. - The London Gazette 1851

WHEREAS a Petition of George Grore formerly and for three years and upwards residing at No 19 Bath street in the parish of Temple in the city and county of Bristol then for one year and six months residing at No 194 Westgate street in the parish of Saint Peter and Saint Paul in the city of Bath and for twelve months past residing at No 18 Westgate street in the parish of Saint Peter and Saint Paul in the city of Bath aforesaid and during the whole of the foregoing periods carrying on the trade or business of a Dealer in Earthenware Hardware China and Glass Auctioneer and Lodging house Keeper and Commission Agent and from the 2nd day of September 1850 having acted as an Assistant and Commission Agent to a Wholesale Earthenware and China Manufacturer at No 18 Westgate street Bath aforesaid an insolvent debtor having been filed in the County Court of Somersetshire at Bath and an interim order for protection from process having been given to the said George Grore under the provisions of the Statutes in that case made and provided the said George Grore is hereby required to appear before the said Court on the 15th day of February next at eleven o’clock in the forenoon precisely for his first examination touching his debts estate and effects and to be further dealt with according to the provisions of the said Statutes; and the choice of the creditors assignees is to take place at the time so appointed. All persons indebted to the said George Grore or that have any of his effects are not to pay or deliver the same but to Mr Edward Vernon Goodhall Clerk of the said Court at his office No 13 Orange grove Bath the Official Assignee of the estate and effects of the said insolvent. - The London Gazette 1851

WHEREAS a Petition of Anthony Harris, at present and for three months last past residing at No 115 Thomas street in the parish of Saint Thomas and for fifteen months previously thereto residing at No 12 Cheese-lane in the parish of Saint Philip and Jacob, and for eighteen months previously thereto residing at No 17 All Saints street, in the parish of All Saints and during the whole which periods carrying on business as a Baker, Corn and Flour Dealer, and Dealer in Confectionery, and part of the time occasionally Letting Lodgings and Apartments, all the above mentioned places and in the city and county of Bristol an insolvent debtor, having been filed in the County Court of Gloucestershire, at Bristol, and an interim order for protection from process having been given to the said Anthony Harris under the provisions of the Statutes in that case made and provided the said Anthony Harris is hereby required to appear before the said Court on the 26th day of February instant at eleven o clock in the forenoon precisely for his first examination touching his debts estate and effects and to be further dealt with according to the provisions of the said Statutes; and the choice of the creditors assignees is to take place at the time so appointed. All persons indebted to the said Anthony Harris or that have any of his effects are not to pay or deliver the same but to Mr Edward Harley one of the Clerks of the said Court at his office No 30 Broad street Bristol the Official Assignee of the estate and effects of the said insolvent. - The London Gazette 1851

WHEREAS a Petition of Samuel Williams now for two years and one quarter last past residing No 10 Gloucester lane in the parish of Saint Philip Jacob in the city and county of Bristol and during that period carrying on business as a Baker and Corn and Flour Dealer Grocer and Licensed Tea Dealer and Dealer in Tobacco and Vinegar Salt and Pepper and other articles answering to the description of a General shop Keeper and previously thereto and immediately before and for ten years residing at No 14 Gloucester lane aforesaid and during that period carrying on business there as a Baker and Corn and Flour Dealer an insolvent debtor having been filed in the County Court of Gloucestershire at Bristol and an interim order for protection from process having been given to the said Samuel Williams under the provisions of the Statutes in that case made and provided the said Samuel Williams is hereby required to appear before the said Court on the 26th day of February instant at eleven o clock in the forenoon precisely for his first examination touching his debts estate and effects and to be further dealt with according to the provisions of the said Statutes and the choice of the creditors assignees is to take place at the time so appointed All persons indebted to the said Samuel Williams or that have any of his effects are not to pay or deliver the same but to Mr Edward Harly Clerk of the said Court the Official Assignee of the estate and effects of the said insolvent - The London Gazette 1851

WHEREAS a Petition of John James at present and for the last three months and three days residing at No 6 Bedminster causeway in the city and county of Bristol, immediately previous thereto for four years at Mill lane in the parish of Bedminster, in the said city and county of Bristol, Baker, Flour Dealer, Corn Factor, Grocer, and General Provision Dealer, and during a portion of the above mentioned periods letting lodgings, and a Journeyman Baker, an insolvent debtor, having been filed in the County Court of Gloucestershire at Bristol and an interim order for protection from process having been given to the said John James under the provisions of the Statute in that case made and provided the said John James is hereby required to appear before the said Court on the 26th day of March next at eleven o clock in the forenoon precisely for his first examination touching his debts estate and effects and to be further dealt with according to the provisions of the said Statutes and the choice of the creditors assignees is to take place at the time so appointed. All persons indebted to the said John James or that have any of his effects are not to pay or deliver the same but to Mr JK Haberfield one of the Clerks of the said Court at his office Broad street Bristol the Official Assignee of the estate and effects of the said insolvent. - The London Gazette 1851

WHEREAS a Petition of John Jefferies Burley for last eleven months residing and carrying on in the Hotwell road, in the city of Bristol, Beer Retailer, Journeyman Brushmaker, and Lodging-house Keeper, and for eight months previous thereto lodging No 8 Edward street, in the Dings in the said city, Journeyman Brushmaker, and for five months previous to the llast mentioned residence residing in Ann street, Saint Philip’s also in the said city of Bristol, Journeyman Brushmaker and during the whole of his residences carrying on his business and passing by the name of John Jefferies and for four months previous to the last residence residing and carrying on business in copartnership with one Benjamin Hayes in Broomsgrove street in the borough of Birmingham, Beer Retailer, himself during such period following the business of a Journeyman Brushmaker, and for three months previous to the last mentioned residence residing and carrying on business in Smithfield, in the said borough of Birmingham Coffee-house and General Shopkeeper, Lodging house Keeper Journeyman Brushmaker and for six months previous the last mentioned residence residing and carrying business as a Huckster and Greengrocer, Lodging Keeper, and Journeyman Brushmaker in Cheapside in said borough of Birmingham and for one month previous to such last mentioned residence residing in Clarence road in the said borough of Birmingham and for five months previous to such last mentioned residence residing and carrying on business in West street in the said city Bristol, Beer Retailer and Lodging house Keeper, and Journeyman Brushmaker, and for ten months previous to the last mentioned residence residing at No 7 Lippiat’s buildings in the parish of Saint George in the county Gloucester, Journeyman Brushmaker and Lodging house Keeper, and during the whole of the periods previous to his residing in Ann street Saint Philip’s aforesaid carrying on his business and trading in the name of John Jefferies Burley an insolvent debtor having been filed in the County Court of Gloucestershire at Bristol and an interim order for protection from process having been given to the said John Jefferies Burley under the provisions of the Statutes in that case made and provided the said John Jefferies is hereby required to appear before the said Court on the 26th day of March next at eleven of the clock in the forenoon precisely, for his first examination touching his debts estate, and effects, and to be further dealt with according to the provisions of the said Statutes; and the choice of the creditors assignees is to take place at the time so appointed. All persons indebted to the said John Jefferies Burley or that have any of his effects are not to pay or deliver the same but to Mr James Gibbs one of the Clerks of the said Court, at his office, Tailor’s court, Broad street, Bristol, the Official Assignee of the estate and effects of the said insolvent. - The London Gazette 1851.

WHEREAS a Petition of Thomas Pearce at present and for five weeks last past residing at No 39 Clarence place in the out parish of Saint Philip and Jacob, in the city and county of Bristol, and during that period occasionally working as a Journeyman Paperhanger, previously thereto and immediately before and for twelve months residing at No 3 Bridge street, in the parish Saint Peter, in the said city and county of Bristol and carrying on business there as a Paperhanger, and occasionally letting lodgings, and immediately preceding that period and for twelve months residing at Saint John’s steep in the parish of Saint John the Baptist in the said city and county of Bristol, and during that period carrying on business there as a Paperhanger and occasionally letting lodgings, an insolvent debtor, having been filed in the County Court of Gloucestershire at Bristol, and an interim order for protection from process having been given to the said Thomas Pearce, under the provisions of the Statutes in that case made and provided, the said Thomas Pearce is hereby required to appear before the said Court on the 26th day of March next at eleven of the clock in the forenoon precisely, for his first examination touching his debts estate and effects, and to be further dealt with according to the provisions of the said Statutes; and the choice of the creditors assignees is to take place at the time so appointed. All persons indebted to the said Thomas Pearce or that have any of his effects are not to pay or deliver the same but to Mr Edward Harley one of the Clerks of the said Court at his office No 30 Broad street Bristol the Official Assignee of the estate and effects of the said insolvent. - The London Gazette 1851

WHEREAS a Petition of William Rogers Hemmings at present and from the month of June 1849 residing in lodgings at No 7 Nelson street in the parish of Saint John the Baptist in the city and county of Bristol being occasionally employed as an Assistant to an Accountant and my Wife also being employed as an Assistant to an Outfitter and for five years and upwards previous thereto residing at the same place and carrying on there the trade of a Linendraper Hosier and Haberdasher an insolvent debtor having been filed in the County Court of Gloucestershire at Bristol and an interim order for protection from process having been given to the said William Rogers Hemmings under the provisions of the Statutes in that case made and provided the said William Rogers Hemmings is hereby required to appear before the said Court on the 9th of April next at eleven o clock in the forenoon precisely for his first examination touching his debts estate and effects and to be further dealt with according to the provisions of the said Statutes; and the choice of the creditors assignees is to take place at the time so appointed. All persons indebted to the said William Rogers Hemmings or that have any of his effects are not to pay or deliver the same but to Messrs Haberfield Harley and Gibbs Clerks of the said Court at the office of the said Court in Broad street Bristol the Official Assignees of the estate and effects of the said insolvent. - The London Gazette 1851

WHEREAS a Petition of John Temlett at present and for sixteen months last past residing at No 4 Great Western street Barton hill in the parish of Saint Philip and Jacob Without in the city and county of Bristol Butcher and occasionally letting Lodgings previously and for one year and ten months residing at No 12 Towerhill in the parish of Saint Philip and Jacob Within in the said city and county of Bristol Butcher previously and for six months residing at No 8 Wares buildings New cut in the parish of Bedminster in the said city and county of Bristol Butcher previously and for fifteen months residing at No 11 Devonport street in the parish of Bedminster in the said city and county of Bristol Butcher previously and for three years residing at No 8 Sargent street in the said parish of Bedminster Butcher and for the last ten years preceding and up to the 7th day of December 1850 renting a Standing in Nicholas street Market in the said city and county of Bristol and there also carrying on business as a Butcher an insolvent debtor having been filed in the County Court of Gloucestershire at the Guildhall in the city of Bristol and an interim order for protection from process having been given to the said John Temlett under the provisions of the Statutes in that case made and provided the said John Temlett is hereby required to appear before the said Court on the 23rd day of April instant at eleven of the clock in the forenoon precisely for his first examination touching his debts estate and effects and to be further dealt with according to the provisions of the said Statutes; and the choice of the creditors assignees is to take place at the time so appointed. All persons indebted to the said John Temlett or that have any of his effects are not to pay or deliver the same but to Sir John Kerle Haberfield one of the Clerks of the said Court at his office at Broad street Bristol the Official Assignee of the estate and effects of the said insolvent. - The London Gazette 1851

WHEREAS a Petition of Benjamin Parker at present lodging at the Ship Inn Redcliff hill in the city and county of Bristol now out of business and previous thereto and for eight years and upwards residing at the Plume of Feathers Inn in Wine street in the parish of Christ Church in the city and county of Bristol aforesaid carrying on the business of a Licensed Victualler an insolvent debtor having been filed in the County Court Gloucestershire at Bristol and an interim order for protection from process having been given to the said Benjamin Parker under the provisions of the Statutes in that case made and provided the said Benjamin Parker is hereby required to appear before the said Court on the 21st day of May next at eleven o clock in the forenoon for his first examination touching his debts estate and effects and to be further dealt with according to provisions of the said Statutes; and the choice of creditors assignees is to take place at the time so appointed. All persons indebted to the said Benjamin Parker or that have any of his effects are not to pay or the same but to Sir John Kerle Haberfield and Messrs Harley and Gibbs Clerks of the said Court at the office the said Court in Broad street Bristol the Official of the estate and effects of the said insolvent. - The London Gazette 1851

WHEREAS a Petition of Joseph Venner at present and for seven years and three months last past residing at No 9 Great George street in the parish of Saint Philip and Jacob Without in the city and county of Bristol Butcher and Sausagemaker and occasionally being employed as a Slaughterman and during part of the abovementioned period namely from the 21st day of December 1847 to the 25th day of March 1849 renting a House No 96 Old Market street in the said city of Bristol and carrying on business there as a Pork Butcher previously to the period first above mentioned and for two years residing at No 8 Milk street in the parish of Saint Paul in the said city and county of Bristol Butcher an insolvent debtor having been filed in the County Court of Gloucestershire at Bristol and an interim order for protection from process having been given to the said Joseph Venner under the provisions of the Statutes in that case made and provided the said Joseph Venner is hereby required to appear before the said Court on the 21st day of May next at eleven of the clock in the forenoon precisely for his first examination touching his debts estate and effects and to be further dealt with according to the provisions of the said Statutes; and the choice of the creditors assignees is to take place at the time so appointed. All persons indebted to the said Joseph Venner or that have any of his effects are not to pay or deliver the same but to Sir John Kerle Haberfield and Messrs Harley and Gibbs Clerks of the said Court at the office of the said Court in Broad street Bristol the Official Assignees of the estate and effects of the said insolvent. - The London Gazette 1851

Final Orders

In the Matter of the Petition of John Andrews at present and from the 10th day of April 1850 residing in furnished apartments at No 3 Regent’s place Saint James square in the parish of Saint Paul and for seven days immediately preceding thereto lodging at No 5 Bridewell-street in the parish of Saint John the Baptist and during a portion of the above periods being an Assistant to Charles Bryant and Company Curriers and Leather Merchants of No 6 Bridewell street aforesaid and for the remainder of the said period being in no business or employment all of which said places are in the city and county of Bristol previously and for two weeks residing in lodgings at No 2 Noble street in the city of London in no business or employment previously and for four months residing with my Father at Itchin Ferry in the parish of Saint Mary’s the Extra in no business or employment previously and for four years and upwards residing at No 23 Union terrace Canal walk in the aforesaid parish of Saint Mary’s the Extra and carrying on trade there as a Currier and Leather Seller both of which said last mentioned places are in the town of Southampton NOTICE is hereby given that Arthur Palmer Esq Judge of the County Court of Gloucestershire at Bristol acting in the matter of this Petition will proceed to make a Final Order thereon at the said Court on the 22nd of January instant at eleven o clock in the forenoon precisely unless cause be then and there shewn to the contrary. The London Gazette 1851.

In the Matter of the Petition of William Rogers Hemmings at present and from the month of June 1849 residing in lodgings at No 7 Nelson street in the parish of Saint John the Baptist in the city and county of Bristol being occasionally employed as an Assistant to an Accountant and my Wife also being employed as an Assistant to an Outfitter and for five years and upwards previous thereto residing at the same place and carrying on there the trade of a Linendraper Hosier and Haberdasher NOTICE is hereby given that Arthur Palmer Esq Judge of the County Court of Gloucestershire at Bristol acting in the matter of this Petition will proceed to make a Final Order thereon at the said Court on the 7th day of May next at eleven of the clock in the forenoon precisely unless cause be then and there shewn to the contrary. - The London Gazette 1851

In the Matter of the Petition of James Smele for the last seven weeks lodging in Philadelphia street in the city of Bristol out of business and for two months previous thereto residing in Merchant street in the same city Assistant to Mr John Brown of the same city Victualler and for six months previous thereto lodging in Thomas-street in the said city out of business and for twenty months previous to the last mentioned residence residing in College street in the said city of Bristol Licensed Victualler NOTICE is hereby given that Arthur Palmer Esq Judge of the County Court of Gloucestershire at Bristol acting in the matter of this Petition will proceed to make a Final Order thereon at the said Court on the 12th day of February next at eleven o’clock in the forenoon precisely unless cause be then and there shewn to the contrary.- The London Gazette 1851

In the Matter of the Petition of John Lock Millerd now and for two weeks last past residing in lodgings at No 1 Old King street in the parish of St James in the city and county of Bristol out of business and employment previously thereto and immediately before and for one year and eight months residing at No 1 Eugene-street Pennywell road in the out parish of Saint Philip and Jacob in the said city and county of Bristol carrying on business as a Baker and Corn and Flour Dealer Grocer and Tea Dealer and Dealer in Tobacco Snuff Vinegar and other articles sold by a person answering to the description of a General Shopkeeper and during three weeks of that period carrying on the said business in the name of John Roberts previously thereto and for four years residing at Temple street in the parish of Temple in the said city and county of Bristol and carrying on business there as a Baker and Corn and Flour Dealer NOTICE is hereby given that Arthur Palmer Esq Judge of the County Court of Gloucestershire at Bristol acting in the matter of this Petition will proceed to make a Final Order thereon at the said Court on the 12th day of February next at eleven o’clock in the forenoon precisely unless cause be then and there shewn to the contrary.- The London Gazette 1851

In the Matter of the Petition of Joshua Jonathan James at present and for eleven months last past residing at the Star Beer house Prospect place Durdham Down in the parish of Clifton in the city and county of Bristol carrying on trade there as a Retailer of Beer and Tobacco and for the last three months being a Commission Traveller also. NOTICE is hereby given that Arthur Palmer Esq Judge of the County Court of Gloucestershire at Bristol acting in the matter of this Petition will proceed to make a Final Order thereon at the said Court on the 19th day of February next at eleven o’clock in the forenoon precisely unless cause be then and there shewn to the contrary.- The London Gazette 1851