Francis Janvrin

1789 - 1861

Claimant or beneficiary


London merchant, partner in Delisle Janvrin (q.v.), husband of Sarah Pope and son-in-law of Ann Jarrett Lawson (q.v.) and co-executor of the will of Ann Jarrett Lawson's second husband Dr James Lawson.

  1. Born 1789 Jersey. Permitted to change name from Francis Valpy dit Janvrin to Francis Janvrin in 1826. Married (1) Ann Letitia Gostling (2) Sarah Richard Pope (1802-60, daughter of Ann [Jarrett] Lawson, née Steel, by her first husband Dr Richard Pope). Died 1861.    

  2. Will of Francis Janvrin late of 53 St George's Road Pimlico who died 21/1/1861 proved 13/5/1861 effects £600 resworn March 1864 at £1500. One of the executors was Francis William Janvrin, the son. Francis Janvrin was identified as of Jersey in the entry of Francis William Frederick Janvrin in Alumni Oxonienses.


T71/874 Trelawny claim no. 107 (Westfield).

  1. London Gazette, Issue 18314, 15/12/1826, p. 2946;, London, England, Marriages and Banns, 1754-1921 [database online].

  2. National Probate Calendar 1861;, Oxford University Alumni, 1500-1886 [database online].

Further Information

(1) Ann Letitia Gostling (2) Sarah Richard Pope
With (2) 4 sons, 3 daughters

Associated Claims (1)

£4,299 8s 6d
Awardee (Executor or executrix)

Legacies Summary

Commercial (1)

Firm Investment
De Lisle Janvrin & Co.
North American merchant  

Relationships (2)

Son-in-law → Father-in-law
Executor → Testator

Addresses (2)

Jersey, Channel Islands
16 Devonshire Square, Bishopsgate, City of London, Middlesex, London, England