Ann Peyton Edwards (née Nembhard)

21st Apr 1756 - 14th Jul 1800


Daughter of Dr John Nembhard and his wife Ann Peyton nee Hamilton. Married Edward Edwards 28/08/1771. Left Jamaica 1797 and died in England 14/07/1800. Inherited £1200 on the death of her father in 1777. Possibly the Ann Edwards who was buried in Richmond, Surrey in July 1800 (the family had links with Richmond).


Vere Langford Oliver, Caribbeana being miscellaneous papers relating to the history, genealogy, topography, and antiquities of the British West Indies (6 vols., London, Mitchell, Hughes and Clarke, 1910-1919), Vol. IV pp. 1-12, 'Nembhard of Jamaica'.

Further Information

Maiden Name
Edward Edwards

Ann Peyton Edwards of Kingston, co. Surrey, Jamaica, widow, intending shortly to depart for Britain. Will dated 22/05/1797.

To my mother Ann Nembhard my negroes and the interest of all vested monies, and after her decease to my sister Charlotte Rose Nembhard a moity of all my estate and the other moity to my 3 nephews John Nembhard, son of my brother John Nembhard, and Ballard Nembhard and Henry Nembhard, sons of my borther Ballard Nembhard.

I appoint my mother an executrix and Robert Hibbert of Kingston, Esquire, executor.

Proved 08/09/1801 by Ann Nembhard, widow, the mother. Proved 06/02/1807 by Robert Hibbert.

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
02/03/1777 [SD] - → Legatee

Relationships (15)

Aunt → Nephew
Aunt → Nephew
Aunt → Niece
Sister-in-law → Brother-in-law
Sister-in-law → Brother-in-law
Daughter → Father
Sister → Brother
Daughter → Mother
Sister → Brother
Sister → Brother
Sister → Brother

Addresses (1)

Richmond, Surrey, London, England