Sir Edmund Antrobus 2nd Bart.

17th May 1792 - 4th May 1870

Claimant or beneficiary


Sir Edmund Antrobus, 2nd bart. Coutts banker, trustee of George Watson Taylor for several estates, and executor of Tully Higgins for the Blenheim estate in British Guiana.

  1. Son of John Antrobus and Anne Crawfurd, and nephew and heir of Sir Edmund Antrobus 1st bart. Educated Eton and St John's College Cambridge. Married Anne Lindsay, daughter of Hon. Hugh Lindsay and grand-daughter of 5th Earl of Balcarres 16/10/1817 (five sons, five daughters). Succeeded his uncle, Sir Edmund Antrobus 1st bart. (also a partner in Coutts, d. 1826 leaving £250,000). Left £300,000.


Hanover claim no. 273; St Thomas-in-the-East claim no. 100; St Kitts claim no. 26; T71/887 British Guiana claim no. 2397

  1. Burke, Bernard, A Genealogical and Heraldic Dictionary of the Peerage and Baronetage (London, Harrison and Sons, 1903), p. 53; William D. Rubinstein, Who were the rich? 1860- (Volumes 3 and 4, manuscripts in preparation), reference 1870/2; National Probate Calendar 1870.

Further Information

Name in compensation records
Sir Edmund Antrobus Bart.
Anne Lindsay
10, including Sir Edmund Antrobus, 3rd bart.
Wealth at death
Cambridge (St John's) [1809-1814 ]
Legal Education
Lincolns Inn [1812 ]

Associated Claims (8)

£16,799 19s 0d
Awardee (Executor or executrix)
£2,512 0s 3d
Awardee (Trustee)
£5,343 19s 1d
Awardee (Trustee)
£5,649 0s 7d
Awardee (Trustee)
£5,343 5s 6d
Awardee (Trustee)
£11,009 0s 3d
Awardee (Trustee)
£9,167 5s 9d
Awardee (Trustee)
£1,711 10s 6d
Awardee (Trustee)

Associated Estates (2)

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
1834 [EA] - → Trustee
1834 [EA] - → Trustee

Legacies Summary

Political (1)

Conservative then Liberal 
election →
Surrey Eastern Surrey
1841 - 1847
election →
Wilton Wiltshire
1855 - 1877

Addresses (1)

London, London, England