Isabella Wedderburn (née Lyon)

21st Nov 1796 - 26th Dec 1876


Isabella Lyon was born in London to David Lyon Snr. of Portland Place, London and Jamaica (q.v.), and Isabella (daughter of John Read of Hill Bank co. Angus). She married first James Wedderburn of Leadenhall St. (q.v.), who left her a legacy of £1,050 and all diamonds, jewels, furniture and household goods. She was the mother of John Kellerman Wedderbun.

James Wedderburn of Leadenhall St. died in 1832 and she married secondly Admiral Sir Charles Howe Fremantle R.N.


Alexander Wedderburn, The Wedderburn Book: a history of the Wedderburns in the counties of Berwick and Forfar, designed of Wedderburn, Kingennie, Easter Powrie, Blackness, Balindean and Gosford, 1296-1896 (Published privately, 1898), p. 346.

Further Information

Maiden Name
John Wedderburn of Leadenhall St.

Relationships (7)

Daughter → Father
Sister → Brother
Sister-in-law → Brother-in-law
Sister-in-law → Brother-in-law
Mother → Son
Wife → Husband
Daughter-in-law → Father-in-law