Sir William Stapleton 3rd Bart.

1674 - 1699


Son and heir of Sir William Stapleton 1st bart; through his wife Frances Russell, Sir William Stapleton 3rd bart. also succeeded to half of Russell's Rest and the whole of the River estate (formerly FitzJames and also known as the Camp) on Nevis. The other half of Russell's Rest was inherited (together with Hog Valley and Pot Works) by Penelope Russell, who married Martin Madan, and renamed Madan's.


J. R. V. Johnston, 'The Stapleton sugar plantations in the Leeward Islands', Bulletin of the John Rylands Library, 48 (1) (1965), pp. 180-81; available here; for further sources on the Stapleton holdings see the entry for Sir Thomas Stapleton 5th bart.

Further Information

Frances Russell

Relationships (5)

Son → Father
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Father → Son
Grandfather → Grandson
Father → Son
Deceased Husband → Widow