Ann Brissett (née Rankin)

???? - 1831


Widow of Joseph Brissett senior and mother of Joseph Brissett junior (both of whom q.v.).

  1. Will of Ann Brissett widow of Hersham Surrey proved 04/11/1831. In the will she disposed of the 'few trifles' of her personal effects to mostly female relatives and friends, including her 'daughters' Eliza Tharp Erskine, Mary Josepha Davies, Ann Wilhelmina Stewart and Pool[e] Sabina Manners [probably in fact her step-daughters], with some effects to her [then minor] grandson Joseph Brissett. Her residuary legatee and executor was her son Joseph Brissett [junior].


  1. PROB 11/1791B/107

Further Information

Maiden Name
Joseph Brissett senior

Relationships (4)

Second Wife → Husband
Mother → Son
Mother-in-law → Son-in-law
Notes →
Alexander Erskine married as his second wife Eliza Tharp Brissett, given as her daughter in Ann Brissett's will proved in 1831, but probably in fact her step-daughter. ...
Daughter → Father
Notes →
This is an inferred relationship only. Online genealogical material shows Ann Rankin dying at Horsham [sic] 1831 having married Joseph Bissett...

Addresses (1)

Hersham, Walton on Thames, Surrey, South-east England, England