Ann Peyton Nembhard (née Hamilton)

21st Oct 1737 - 25th Jul 1806


Biography

Wife of Dr John Nembhard of Konigsburgh estate whom she married 03/11/1753. Moved from Jamaica to London about 1799 and lived in Beaumont Street, Marylebone. Died 25/07/1806 and buried at Richmond, Surrey.

One of two main heirs of her uncle Daniel Peyton (q.v.) from whom she inherited "all those lands that I may have any claim or title to in the parish of St Mary, Jamaica, and more particularly one piece of land whereon my mansion house is erected commonly called Peytons Cope, patented by Thomas Marshall together with 150 acres of land adjoining thereto, being part and parcel of a larger run patented by Valentine Haughton and which I purchased of Joshua Newell and Margaret his wife." Her husband John was bequeathed "my tract of land commoly known as Tobarts Ridge and which was patented by my father the late Andrew Peyton, subject neverthe less to be sold for payment of my debts and legacies in case my assets exclusive of these particularly devised should not be deficient."

Sources

Vere Langford Oliver, Caribbeana being miscellaneous papers relating to the history, genealogy, topography, and antiquities of the British West Indies (6 vols., London, Mitchell, Hughes and Clarke, 1910-1919), Vol. IV pp. 1-12, 'Nembhard of Jamaica'.

PROB 11/828/72.


Further Information

Absentee?
Transatlantic
Maiden Name
Hamilton
Spouse
John Nembhard
Children
Mary Elizabeth (1755-1756), Mary Orgill (1764-1773), John Frederick (1758-1797), Ann Peyton (1756-1800), Ballard Beckford (1761-1821), Letitia Hamilton (1765-1854), Elizabeth Jane (1768-1853), William Ellis (1771-1829), George Seaton (1769-1770), Edward L
Will

Will of Ann Nembhard of Beaumont Street, Middlesex, widow. Will dated 15/02/1801.

To my granddaughters Anna Hibbert and Letitia Hibbert, children of my daughter Letitia, wife of Robert Hibbert of Pains Hill, Surrey, £100 each.

To my granddaughter Letitia Nembhard, daughter of my son Ballard Beckford Nembhard of Kingston, Jamaica, £1000.

All residue to my daughters Charlotte Nembhard, now residing with me, and in default of her issue to my sons Ballard Beckford Nembhard and William Nembhard of the parish of St Mary Jamaica.

I appoint Robert Hibbert and Theo. Hibbert, the younger, of Upper Wimpole Street, Esq., my executors.

Proved 05/08/1806 by Robert Hibbert Esq.


Associated Estates (1)

The dates listed below have different categories as denoted by the letters in the brackets following each date. Here is a key to explain those letter codes:

  • SD - Association Start Date
  • SY - Association Start Year
  • EA - Earliest Known Association
  • ED - Association End Date
  • EY - Association End Year
  • LA - Latest Known Association
02/03/1777 [SD] - 1790 [LA] → Annuitant

Relationships (16)

Wife → Husband
Mother → Son
Mother → Daughter
Mother → Son
Mother → Daughter
Mother-in-law → Son-in-law
Mother → Daughter
Mother-in-law → Son-in-law
Mother → Son
Mother → Son
Mother → Daughter
Grandmother → Grandson
Grandmother → Grandson
Grandmother → Grand-daughter
Mother-in-law → Daughter-in-law
Niece → Uncle

Addresses (1)

Beaumont Street, Marylebone, London, Middlesex, London, England