Ann Zimmer (née Kaylett)

16th Jul 1790 - 13th Sep 1837


Eldest daughter of Thomas Kaylett senior. Baptised 11/08/1790 in St Andrew, Jamaica. Inherited 1/3 of the estate of her father Thomas Kaylett senior in trust according to the terms of her father's will when her only brother Thomas junior died without legitimate children in 1805.

Married John Zimmer 16/02/1811 in Marylebone (both "of this parish"). Four daughters baptised in Marylebone: Ellena (1813), Adeline (1814), Corinna (1816), Ophelia (1817).

Death 13/09/1837, "Mrs Ann Zimmer, wife of John Zimmer, Esq. late of London, and daughter of the late Thomas Kaylett, Esq., of Maverly Estate, in Jamaica, at Worcester [England], after a long and painful illness, aged 47 years and 59 days." Their only son John Didier died at "Aux Cayes Hayti, or St. Domingo", age 28 years and 17 days, "H. B. Majesty's Vice-consul at that port".

Sources, Jamaica Church of England Parish Register Transcripts, 1664-1880 [database online];, London, England, Marriages and Banns, 1754-1921 [database online];, London, England, Births and Baptisms, 1813-1906 [database online]; Catholic Directory and Annual Register (1840) pp. 139, 140. The will of Thomas Kaylett senior PROB 11/1656/153 and Thomas Kaylett junior PROB 11/1461/9.

We are grateful to John Gowar for his assistance with compiling this entry.

Further Information

Maiden Name
John Zimmer
Ellena (1813-), Adeline (1814-), Corinna (1816-), Ophelia (1817-), John Didier

Associated Estates (2)

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
1795 [SY] - → Legatee
1805 [SY] - → Trust beneficiary

Relationships (6)

Daughter → Father
Daughter → Mother
Sister → Brother

Addresses (1)

Marylebone, London, Middlesex, London, England