Rev. Edmund Waller

???? - 1859

Claimant or beneficiary


Clergyman and husband of Margaret Waller (q.v.) (formerly Seton, the executrix and presumably widow and heiress of James Seton), and awardee in right of his wife of the compensation on the Dunfermline estate on Grenada.

  1. Marriage of Rev. Edmund Waller and Margaret Seton (of Fordingbridge, widow) 05/03/1832 at All Souls, Langham Place.

  2. Possibly the Edmund Waller, son of William Waller, born Northampton, school Parsons Green Middlesex, who matriculated Trinity Cambridge 1825, BA 1828 and was ordained deacon 1828, priest 1830, appointed stipendiary curate Coombe Bissett 18/10/1830. Coombe Bissett is not far from Fordingbridge, where Margaret Seton lived and where the couple settled.

  3. Will of Rev. Edmund Waller formerly of Brook Heath Fordingbridge and late of Gloucester Row Weymouth Dorset who died 12/08/1859 at 4 Gloucester Row proved 03/09/1859, effects under £25,000.


T71/880 Grenada claim no. 777 (Dunfermline Estate).

  1., London, England, Marriages and Banns, 1754-1921 [database online] (where her name is mistranscribed as Margaret Acton).

  2. CCEd [database online] Person ID 87089, father and education sourced from Venn, where he appears as Edmond.

  3. National Probate Calendar 1859.

Further Information

Margaret Seton nee Findlater
Trinity College, Cambridge [1825-1828 ]
Church of England

Associated Claims (1)

£4,993 9s 5d

Legacies Summary

Commercial (2)

Railway Investment
South-Western, or Kingsworthy and West Monkton [183715]  
Railway Investment
Bath and Weymouth Great Western Union [183710]  

Relationships (2)

Husband → Wife
Other relatives
Notes →
Rev. Edmund Waller married Margaret the widow of James...

Addresses (2)

4 Gloucester Row, Weymouth, Dorset, Wessex, England
Brook Heath, Fordingbridge, Hampshire, Wessex, England