Ogier was lessee of the Hackney Corn Mills and Waterworks in 1766.
A descendant of Peter Abraham Ogier, Huguenot émigré from Chassis L’eglise in Bas Poitou, France and a silk merchant of Spitalfields.
Associated with the renowned and successful firm of Ogier Vansoer & Triquet of Spital Square.
The Ogier family expanded their activity outwards from Spitalifields to Clapton, Hackney and, later, the Americas.
Abraham Ogier of Clapton Esq. appeared as a juror in the trial of Lord Byron for murder in April 1765 and is buried in the St Augustine’s section of St John of Hackney Churchyard.
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