Landowner and breeder. Son of George Tollet and childhood friend of CD's. Took the name Wicksted in 1814. High sheriff of Cheshire, 1822. Inherited Betley Hall, Staffordshire, in 1855; continued living at Shakenhurst, Worcestershire, the home inherited by his wife to which he had moved c 1844. A noted foxhunter and breeder of hounds.
Sources: Blagg, C. J. 1902 Burke's landed gentry 1875 Freeman, R. B. 1978 Post Office directory of Birmingham 1864
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