Presumably, the industrialist and ironmaster of Rotherhithe, who died in 1872.
This person is the subject of ongoing research. We have started by researching their relationship to the enslavement of people.
No known connections with slavery.
No known connections with abolition.
National Gallery painting connections
Donor: bequeathed in 1872: NG898 (now at Tate, N00898).
History of Parliament Trust (ed.), The History of Parliament: British Political, Social & Local History, London 1964-, https://www.historyofparliamentonline.org/
Checked and not found — Item on publisher's website
UCL Department of History, 'Thomas Howard', in UCL Department of History (ed.), Legacies of British Slave-ownership, London 2020, https://www.ucl.ac.uk/lbs/person/view/6952
Checked and found — Item on publisher's website