Taylor, Simon Richard Brissett, Sir, 2nd Baronet, of Lysson Hall, Jamaica (1783 -1815)

Sir Simon Taylor, 2nd Baronet, of Lysson Hall, Jamaica, was the second and youngest, but only surviving son of Sir John Taylor, 1st Baronet, and Elizabeth Godden, daughter and heir of Philip Houghton of Jamaica. He succeeded his father in 1786, but did not marry, and the baronetcy became extinct at his death at the age of thirty-one, and the property devolved on his sister Anna Susanna, wife of George Watson Esq. They assumed the name and arms of Taylor by Royal Licence 19 June 1815. His library was sold at auction by R.H. Evans 3 June 1833.

Seat / Residence(s): Lysson Hall, Jamaica
Library Auction Details: R.H. Evans (3 June 1833)
Stamp(s) Stamp Information
Taylor, Simon Richard Brissett, Sir, 2nd Baronet, of Lysson Hall, Jamaica (1783 - 1815) (Stamp 1) Motto: In hoc signo vinces
, Motto: Malgre le tort
Crest: Out of a ducal coronet a dexter cubit arm holding a cross crosslet fitchy gules
Arms: Quarterly 1 & 4. Argent a saltire wavy sable between in chief and in base a heart gules and in each flank a cinquefoil vert (Taylor) 2 & 3. Sable three bars argent on a canton or a rose and a thistle (Houghton) in fess point the hand of Ulster
Quarterings: 1 & 4. Argent a saltire wavy sable between in chief and in base a heart gules and in each flank a cinquefoil vert (Taylor) 2 & 3. Sable three bars argent on a canton or a rose and a thistle (Houghton) in fess point the hand of Ulster
Heraldic Charges: arm, Heraldic Charges: bars (3), Heraldic Charges: canton, on a, Heraldic Charges: cinquefoil, Heraldic Charges: coronet, ducal, out of a, Heraldic Charges: cross crosslet, Heraldic Charges: hand of Ulster, Heraldic Charges: heart, Heraldic Charges: rose, Heraldic Charges: saltire wavy between, Heraldic Charges: thistle
Taylor, Simon Richard Brissett, Sir, 2nd Baronet, of Lysson Hall, Jamaica (1783 - 1815) (Stamp 2)