Joseph Brissett junior

1799 - ????

Claimant or beneficiary


Son of Joseph Brissett senior (q.v.) and his second wife Anne Rankin. Given as 'Joseph Brissett the elder' in the compensation records, to distinguish him from his own son, Joseph Brissett, then a minor and described there as Joseph Brissett the younger.

  1. Joseph Brissett and Mary Scarlett married 20/09/1821 St Anne's Kew, both "of this parish".

  2. Joseph Brissett, age 24, white, was living at Content in Hanover in the census of 1823 with Mrs Brissett, age 57, Mrs Joseph Brissett, age 23 and Joseph Brissett junior, age 1. He was of Hersham Surrey in England when he proved the will of his mother Ann Brissett nee Rankin in 1831.

  3. Genealogical sources show him as dying at Caerleon Monmouthshire in 1860. This has not been confirmed to date by LBS, although there is a death registration for Joseph Brissett in Monmouthshire Q1 1861. His son, Joseph Brissett the younger in the compensation records, settled in Australia, dying at Armidale NSW in 1888.


  1., London, England, Marriages and Banns, 1754-1921 [database online].

  2. 1823 Hanover census; PROB 11/1791B/107.

  3. A referenced history of the family appears at [accessed 20/08/2017].

Further Information

Name in compensation records
Joseph Brissett the elder of St Michael
Mary Scarlett
Joseph (1822-)

Associated Claims (1)

£558 6s 2d
Awardee (Guardian)

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
1823 [EA] - 1823 [LA] → Receiver

Relationships (4)

Son → Father
Grandson → Grandfather
Son → Mother
Son-in-law → Mother-in-law

Addresses (1)

Kew, Surrey, London, England