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Hon Sir William Baliol Brett, 1st Viscount Esher

Hon Sir William Baliol Brett, 1st Viscount Esher

Male 1815 - 1899  (83 years)

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  • Name William Baliol Brett  [1, 2
    Title Hon Sir 
    Suffix 1st Viscount Esher 
    Born 13 Aug 1815  Rectory, Lenham, Kent Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Christened 2 Sep 1815  St Luke, Chelsea, Middlesex Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Gender Male 
    Education Between 1837 and 1840  Gonville & Caius College, University of Cambridge, Cambridge, Cambridgeshire Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Census 1871  Heath Farm, Watford, Hertfordshire Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Education Westminster School, Westminster, London Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Appointment Westminster, London Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Judge in the Court of Common Pleas 
    Appointment 3 Apr 1883  [1
    Master of the Rolls 
    Name William B Brett  [3
    Died 24 May 1899  6 Ennismore Gardens, Kensington, London Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Buried Moor Place, Esher, Surrey Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Person ID I11730  Main Tree
    Last Modified 2 Jan 2018 

    Father Joseph George Brett 
    Relationship natural 
    Mother Dorothy 
    Relationship natural 
    Family ID F3879  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Eugenie Mayer,   b. 1814, Lyon, France Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1904, St George Hanover Square Registration District, London Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 90 years) 
    Married 3 Apr 1850  St George Hanover Square Registration District, Middlesex Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 4
    Children 
     1. Reginald Baliol Brett, 2nd Viscount Esher,   b. 1851, Kensington Registration District, Middlesex Find all individuals with events at this location  [natural]
    +2. Eugenie Violet Adele Brett,   b. 1853, Kensington Registration District, London Find all individuals with events at this location  [natural]
     3. Eugene Leopold S Brett,   b. Abt 1854, Westminster, London Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 8 Dec 1882  (Age ~ 28 years)  [natural]
    Last Modified 2 Jan 2018 
    Family ID F3671  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Sources 
    1. [S124] Brett, William Baliol, first Viscount Esher (1815–1899), Steve Hedley, (Oxford Dictionary of National Biography, Oxford University Press, 2004 [http://www.oxforddnb.com/view/article/3350, accessed 15 March 2009];).

    2. [S7] London, England, Births and Baptisms, 1813-1906, Ancestry.com, (online database linked to digital images of records from the London Metropolitan Archives and Guildhall Library, 2009;), baptism of William Baliol, son of Joseph George and Dorothy Brett of Sloane Street, Gent, 2 Sep 1815, Chelsea, Middlesex (Reliability: 3).

    3. [S104] 1871 Census Returns of England and Wales, General Register Office, (2 April 1871;), RG 10/1382 f.20 p.7 (Reliability: 3).
      Heath Farm, Watford
      Honble Sir William B. Brett, Head, Mar, 56, One of Her Majesty's Judges of the Court of Common Pleas at Westminster, Middlesex St Lukes, Chelsea
      Eugenie Brett, Wife, Mar, 46, (Lady) wife of Sir W. Brett, France, Lyons
      Eugenie V.A. Brett, Daur, Unm, 17, Unmarried, living at home, Middlesex Westminster
      Eugene L.S. Brett, Son, Unm, 16, Scholar, Middlesex Westminster
      Fanny Gurwood, Mother in Law, Widow, 65, Head of her own Family, France, Lyons
      Adela M.R. Gurwood, Sister in Law, Unm, 36, Unmarried living at home, France Paris
      George Duckworth, Butler, Unm, 35, Domestic Servant, Yorkshire Forton
      Thomas Dodman, Coachman, Mar, 40, Domestic Servant, Norfolk Heltenham
      James Dance, Footman, Unm, 22, Domestic Servant, Berkshire, Barewood
      Ellen H. Hughman, Ladysmaid, Unm, 28, Domestic Servant, Norfolk, Harleston
      Elizabeth Scott, Cook, Unm, 30, Domestic Servant, Essex, Brentwood
      Carry Hollands, Housemaid, Unm, 18, Domestic Servant, Kent, Luddesdown
      Mary Ann Dodman, Housemaid, Unm, 13, Domestic Servant, Sussex, Bradfields


    4. [S205] FreeBMD, (www.freebmd.org.uk;), marriages of William Baliol Brett and Eugenie Mayer share reference St Geo Han Sq 1 2, June quarter 1850 (Reliability: 2).