Hon. Ann Byam Stapleton (née Kerby)
Profile & Legacies Summary
1796 - 1842
Claimant or beneficiary
Ann[e] Byam Stapleton née Kerby, widow of Rev. Hon. Miles J. Stapleton (1801-1830) and daughter of Thomas Norbury Kerby of Antigua and Jane Kerby née Byam (q.v.), was awarded 3/5ths of the compensation for Stephen's Blizard estate in Antigua; the remainder went to trustees.
- Marriage of Ann Byam Kerby and Rev. Hon. Miles J. Stapleton 29/12/1820. After she was widowed Ann Byam Stapleton lived with her mother Jane Kerby in a grace and favour apartment at Hampton Court. Burial of Ann Byam Stapleton aged 46 of Hampton Court Palace 21/01/1842 at Hampton St Mary, Richmond-upon-Thames.
T71/877 Antigua claim nos. 363 (Stephen Blizard's) and 812.
- Date of marriage and children are drawn from Burke's Peerage 107th edition 2003 transcribed at http://thepeerage.com/p4210.htm#i42091; Sarah E. Parker 'Grace and favour: a handbook of who lived where in Hampton Court Palace 1750-1950' (Hampton Court: Historic Royal places, 2005) p. 41 shows Mrs Jane Kirby [sic] wife of Thomas Norbury Kirby of Antigua in Apt 12 (Suite XXV) 18 Sept. 1831 with her daugher Anne; then Anne, Hon Mrs Bryant [sic] Stapleton from 7th July 1835 (identified as having married The Rev. The Hon Miles Stapleton), succeeded in turn by Anne's daughter Adelaide [later Mrs Paget] who died in 1860; Ancestry.com, London, England, Deaths and Burials, 1813-1980 [database online].
Name in compensation records
Hon. Ann Byam Stapleton widow
Hon Miles J. Stapleton
Adelaide, Jane Elizabeth, Anne Byam, Maria Catherine
Associated Claims (2)
Associated Estates (1)
Hampton Court Palace, Surrey, South-east England, England