Margaret Bayford (née Rowland)

???? - 1825


  1. Will of Margaret Bayford late of Bedford Street Bedford Square but now of Chelsea [made in 1821 with a codicil of 1822] proved 31/03/1825. Under the will she left £1000 and an annuity of £200 p.a. to her daughter Harriet, and £100 to her son John to be paid out of monies from the West Indies due to her as debt. She left half her residuary estate to her daughter Margaret Rawlins (failing whom to her son-in-law William Wharton Rawlins) and the other half to her son-in-law Jonathan Harrison. In a codicil she limited the annuity for Harriet Bayford to her unmarried life: on her marriage she was to receive instead 1/3rd of the residuary estate.


  1. PROB 11/1696/393. In the will of her husband Dr David Bayford of Hill Street proved in 07/07/1790 he made her his universal legatee and executrix, PROB 11/1195/201.

Further Information

Maiden Name
Margaret; Harriet; John

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
1828 [EA] - 1834 [LA] → Previous owner

Shown as owner in 1828 but dead by that date.

Relationships (4)

Mother → Daughter
Mother → Son
Mother-in-law → Son-in-law
Daughter → Father

Addresses (2)

Chelsea, London, Middlesex, London, England
Bedford Street, Bedford Square, London, Middlesex, London, England