Edwin Arthur James

M, b. 1889, d. 23 October 1918
Reference30801
Last Edited2 Feb 2017
     Edwin Arthur James was born in 1889 in Blandford, Dorset, England.1 He was the son of Phillip Aine James and Fanny Sarah Williams. He was the son of Phillip Aine James and Fanny Sarah James in the 1901 census in Typings, Pickhurst, West Wickham, Kent, England.2 He was the son of Phillip Aine James and Fanny Sarah James in the 1911 census in The Lodge, Wonersh, Surrey, England.3 He married Margaret W Eastham in 1915 in Guildford, Surrey, England.4 He died on 23 October 1918 in France killed in action.5 The 7th Battalion of the Buffs report of operations for 23 October 1918 stated that the battalion had suffered 15 casualties from shell fire when in a sunken road. They continued to suffer under heavy machine gun fire directed from their right flank. Also aeroplanes had dropped four bombs on their position. They were making ground and had more resistance in the form of machine gunfire as the came up to the small village of Bousies. An English aeroplane dropped a message at 10:20 which started "Huns still in Bousies our boys on Eastern edge mopping up. Huns transport just galloped from village."6 He was buried in Forest Communal Cemetery, Forest en Cambresis, France, plot A 5. He was Private G/25836 in 7th Battalion in Buffs (East Kent) Regiment having enlisted in Guildford.5 Edwin's name appears on the plaque in St John the Baptist, Wonersh, Surrey, England.

Family

Margaret W Eastham
Child

Sources

  1. [S3] GRO Indexes 1889/Q4 Blandford Volume 5a Page 251.
  2. [S41901] UK Census 1901 (RG13) - 31 March 1901 RG13 Piece 690 Folio 26 Page 43.
  3. [S41911] UK Census 1911 (RG14) - 2 April 1911 RG14PN3169 RG78PN117 RD35 SD2 ED13 SN7.
  4. [S3] GRO Indexes 1915/Q2 Guildford Volume 2a Page 302.
  5. [S16] CWGC website.
  6. [S7] Ancestry UK, WWI War Diaries (France, Belgium and Germany), 1914-1920.

James Charles Mant

M, b. 1887, d. 31 May 1916
Reference30802
Last Edited7 Feb 2017
     James Charles Mant was born in 1887 in Worplesdon, Surrey, England.1,2 He was the son of Frederick Mant and Charlotte Peters. He was the son of Frederick Mant and Charlotte Mant in the 1891 census in Blackheath, Surrey, England.3 He was the son of Frederick Mant and Charlotte Mant in the 1901 census in White Cottage, Blackheath, Surrey, England. James was a farm worker.4 He died on 31 May 1916 James was acting Leading Stoker K1168 in the Royal Navy and died as a direct result of enemy action on board HMS Invincible during the Battle of Jutland.

Sadly his body was not recovered for burial. His name is on the Portsmouth Naval Memorial. The survivors were Commander H. E. Dannreuther, Lieutenant C. S. Sandford, C.P.O. Thompson and three other ratings, most of whom had been in the control top. They were picked up by the Badger, of the 1st Flotilla.5,6,7 James is remembered on Blackheath War Memorial. He also appears on the plaque in St John the Baptist, Wonersh, Surrey, England.

Sources

  1. [S5] Based on educated guess - based on either census or GRO records.
  2. [S3] GRO Indexes 1887/Q1 Guildford Volume 2a Page 60.
  3. [S41891] UK Census 1891 (RG12) - 5 April 1891 RG12 Piece 573 Folio 90 Page 29.
  4. [S41901] UK Census 1901 (RG13) - 31 March 1901 RG13 Piece 620 Folio 79 Page 28.
  5. [S7] Ancestry UK, Royal Navy and Royal Marine War Graves Roll, 1914-1919.
  6. [S7] Ancestry UK, Commonwealth War Graves, 1914-1921 and 1939-1947.
  7. [S40000] Various websites www.northeastmedals.co.uk/britishguide/jutland/hms_invincible_casualty_list_1916.htm.

Henry Ockenden

M, b. 1879, d. 3 July 1916
Reference30803
Last Edited23 Dec 2016
     Henry Ockenden was born in 1879 in Wotton, Surrey, England.1,2 He was the son of Allen Ockenden and Eliza Streeter. He was the son of Allen Ockenden and Eliza Ockenden in the 1881 census in Broodmoor, Wotton, Surrey, England.3 He was the son of Allen Ockenden and Eliza Ockenden in the 1891 census in Institute, Wotton, Surrey, England.4 He was the son of Allen Ockenden and Eliza Ockenden in the 1901 census in Wotton Lodge, Wotton, Surrey, England. Henry was a commission man.5 He appeared in the 1911 census in Stable House Little Tangley, Wonersh, Surrey, England. As a domestic chauffeur for Mr and Mrs Cole who lived at Little Tangley. He was living with two other servants.6 Henry sent a field postcard to C F Dendy Marshall who was living at Chinthurst Lodge in Wonersh. He stated he is quite well and had received letter 10/2015 a letter will follow at first opportunity. Henry had been employed by Mr Dendy-Marshall as his chauffeur.7,8 He died on 3 July 1916 killed in action. He was Private G/1087 in 6th Battalion in the Queens Royal West 37 Brigade 12th Division. His death was reported in the Surrey Advertiser on 21 August 1916.9,10 He was buried in Ovillers Military Cemetery, Somme, France, in grave V1 G7 and the plot was marked with a Cross.9 Henry appears on the plaque in St John the Baptist, Wonersh, Surrey, England.

Sources

  1. [S5] Based on educated guess - based on either census or GRO records.
  2. [S3] GRO Indexes 1879/Q1 Dorking Volume 2a Page 137.
  3. [S41881] UK Census 1881 (RG11) - 3 April 1881 RG11 Piece 794 Folio 93 Pages 11 and 12.
  4. [S41891] UK Census 1891 (RG12) - 5 April 1891 RG12 Piece 574 Folio 89 Page 3.
  5. [S41901] UK Census 1901 (RG13) - 31 March 1901 RG13 Piece 621 Folio 99 Page 3.
  6. [S41911] UK Census 1911 (RG14) - 2 April 1911 RG14PN3169 RG78PN117 RD35 SD2 ED13 SN143.
  7. [S40000] Various websites Ebay.
  8. [S15] Newspaper article Surrey Advertiser Monday 21 August 1916.
  9. [S16] CWGC website.
  10. [S15] Newspaper article Surrey Advertiser 21 August 1916.

James Shrubb

M, b. 1890, d. 25 September 1914
Reference30804
Last Edited19 Jul 2016
     James Shrubb was born in 1890 in Cranleigh, Surrey, England.1 He was the son of Henry Shrubb and Caroline Mercer. He was the son of Henry Shrubb and Caroline Shrubb in the 1891 census in Butchers House, Cranleigh, Surrey, England.2 He was the son of Henry Shrubb in the 1901 census in Butchers House, Cranleigh, Surrey, England.3 There is a lovely picture of James in his uniform with his mother Caroline Shrubb née Mercer.4 He appeared in the 1911 census in Hut and Llanion Barracks, Pembroke Dock, Pembroke, Wales. He was a Private in the F Company 2nd Battalion Welch Regiment.5 Private James arrived in France on 13 August 1914 less than two weeks after was was declared. The Battalion had been resident at the barracks in Bordon and were to form part of the 3rd Brigade of the 1st Division and was involved in the action around Mons.6 He died on 25 September 1914 in Flanders, Belgium.7 He was buried in La Ferte-sous-Jouarre Memoria, France, he was commemorated on La Ferte-sous-Jouarre Memorial in France.8 And his name also appears on the Cranleigh War Memorial. James also appears in St John the Baptist, Wonersh, Surrey, England.

Sources

  1. [S3] GRO Indexes 1890/Q1 Hambledon Volume 2a Page 147.
  2. [S4] Census Records RG12 Piece 572 Folio 87 Pages 17 and 18.
  3. [S4] Census Records RG13 Piece 619 Folio 79 Page 4.
  4. [S7] Ancestry Capon Family Tree.
  5. [S4] Census Records RG14PN33163 RD601 SD2 ED19 SN9999.
  6. [S24] E-mails between Rod Weale and Jan Cooper from May 2015.
  7. [S16] CWGC website.
  8. [S40000] Various websites Find a grave.

Frank Sparkes

M, b. 1860, d. 25 December 1920
Reference30806
Last Edited24 Dec 2016
     Frank Sparkes was born in 1860 in Hambledon, Surrey, England.1 He was the son of John Sparkes and Catherine Hay ... He was baptised on 19 June 1860 in St John the Baptist, Wonersh, Surrey, England.2 He was the son of John Sparkes and Catherine Hay Sparkes in the 1861 census in Wonersh, Surrey, England.3 He was a son of John Sparkes in the 1871 census in 13 Royal Crescent, Melcombe Regis, Dorset, England.4 When quite a young man he went to India as a civil servant, and afterwards, with a brother, took over a coffee plantation. On his return from India he farmed land owned by his father, and he continued this interest up to the time of his death.5 He was the son of John Sparkes in the 1891 census in Green Place, Wonersh, Surrey, England. Frank was a farmer.6 He was listed as head of household in the 1901 census in Wonersh, Surrey, England. Frank was a farmer living with his sister and two servants: a cook and housemaid.7 He was listed as head of household in the 1911 census in Strutfield, Wonersh, Surrey, England. He was a single gentleman farmer living with three servants, Elizabeth Brown a cook, Winifred Edwards a housemaid and Cecil James Balchin a gardener.8 He died on 25 December 1920 in Levallois, Perret, Paris, France, had been carrying out the duties of a King’s Messenger since the war, and latterly he had been travelling between Paris and Geneva. His death was due to heart failure, following double pneumonia, from which he had also suffered some years earlier.5,9 The funeral took place in Paris on Thursday, December 30, and a memorial service was held at Wonersh Parish Church at noon on the same day, conducted by the Rev. A. L. Brown.10 His name appears on a plaque in St John the Baptist, Wonersh, Surrey, England. Probate was granted in London on 24 February 1921 to Catherine Georgina Sparkes spinster, his sister. His effects were valued at £6151 4s.4d.5

Sources

  1. [S3] GRO Indexes 1860/Q2 Hambledon Volume 2a Page 111.
  2. [S7] Ancestry All Surrey, England, Baptisms, 1813-1912.
  3. [S41861] UK Census 1861 (RG9) - 7 April 1861 RG9 Piece 438 Folio 182 Page 6.
  4. [S41871] UK Census 1871 (RG10) - 2 April 1871 RG10 Piece 2003 Folio 32 Page 56.
  5. [S1] Wonersh History Society Archives.
  6. [S41891] UK Census 1891 (RG12) - 5 April 1891 RG12 Piece 573 Folio 77 Page 3.
  7. [S41901] UK Census 1901 (RG13) - 31 March 1901 RG13 Piece620 Folio 67 Page 4.
  8. [S41911] UK Census 1911 (RG14) - 2 April 1911 RG14PN3169 RG78PN117 RD35 SD2 ED13 SN2.
  9. [S15] Newspaper article Surrey Advertiser and County Times on Saturday, 1 January 1921.
  10. [S15] Newspaper article Surrey Advertiser 1 January 1921.

Eric Woodrough Madden

M, b. 24 February 1905, d. 1981
ChartsAttfield Family
Reference30807
Last Edited10 Oct 2016
     Eric Woodrough Madden was born on 24 February 1905 in York, Yorkshire, England.1,2 He married Corona Lilian Attfield, daughter of Arthur Attfield and Elizabeth Charlotte Fuller, on 21 October 1933 in St John the Baptist, Wonersh, Surrey, England, after the banns had been read. The ceremony was witnessed by Arthur Attfield and Dorothy Madden. Eric was a watchmaker and came from Maidee Newport, his father Arthur Woodrough Madden was a retired engineer.3,4 He died in 1981 in Newton Abbot, Devon, England.5

Family

Corona Lilian Attfield b. 9 Aug 1902, d. Feb 2005

Sources

  1. [S5] Based on educated guess - based on either census or GRO records.
  2. [S3] GRO Indexes 1905/Q1 York Volume 9d Page 61.
  3. [S3] GRO Indexes 1933/Q4 Hambledon Volume 2a Page 471.
  4. [S7] Ancestry Surrey, England, Marriages, 1754-1937.
  5. [S3] GRO Indexes 1981/Q2 Newton Abbot Volume 21 Page 1528.

Emily Oliver

F, b. 4 October 1871, d. 1944
Reference30808
Last Edited7 Jan 2017
     Emily Oliver was born on 4 October 1871 in Lamberhurst, Kent, England.1 She was the daughter of Jonathan Oliver.2 She married George Henry Attfield on 15 September 1894 in St John the Baptist, Wonersh, Surrey, England, after the banns had been read. The ceremony was witnessed by Arthur Atfield, Elizabeth Fuller and Louisa Atfield. Emily's father Jonathan was a publican. George's father was listed as George Weller a gardener.3,4 She was the wife of George Henry Attfield in the 1901 census in Blackheath, Surrey, England. George was a domestic gardener living with his wife and daughter.5 She was the wife of George Henry Attfield in the 1911 census in Dovers Cottages, Dovers Green, Reigate, Surrey, England. George was a domestic gardener living with his wife two daughters and nephew Herbert who was also a domestic gardener.6 On 29 September 1939 in the National Register Emily was listed as living at Honey Lane, Ringwood, Hampshire, England with her husband George. George was a gardener living with his wife who was Nurse 32579 in the Red Cross. Evelyn M N Higgs was staying with them, she was a shop assistant in a tobacconist and newspagent shop.7 She died in 1944 in Christchurch, Dorset, England.8

Family

George Henry Attfield b. 22 Mar 1871, d. 1953
Children

Sources

  1. [S5] Based on educated guess - based on either census or GRO records.
  2. [S7] Ancestry Surrey, England, Marriages, 1754-1937 - daughter.
  3. [S7] Ancestry Surrey, England, Marriages, 1754-1937.
  4. [S3] GRO Indexes 1894/Q3 Hambledon Volume 2a Page 245.
  5. [S41901] UK Census 1901 (RG13) - 31 March 1901 RG13 Piece 620 Folio 79 Page 28.
  6. [S41911] UK Census 1911 (RG14) - 2 April 1911 RG14PN3208 RG78PN121 RD37 SD2 ED1 SN280.
  7. [S41939] National Register - Find My Past- 29 September 1939 RG101/2396G/004.
  8. [S3] GRO Indexes 1944/Q2 Christchurch Volume 2b Page 920 age 73.

James Weedon

M, b. 1892, d. 26 April 1917
Reference30809
Last Edited19 Jul 2016
     James Weedon was born in 1892 in Wonersh, Surrey, England.1,2 He appeared in the 1901 census in The Street, Wonersh, Surrey, England. As boarding with James Elliott a general labourer.3 He appeared in the 1911 census in Chelsea Barracks, Chelsea Bridge Road, Pimlico, London, England. As a Lance Corporal in 1st Staffordshire Regiment.4 He married Emily Margaret Batten, daughter of James Batten and Agnes Hardy, on 11 October 1915 in St John the Baptist, Wonersh, Surrey, England, after the banns had been read. The ceremony was witnessed by Frances Edna Trowbridge and Arthur Atkins. James was a soldier in the Expeditionary Force. He gave no father's name on the marriage certificate. Emily's father James was a deceased platelayer.5,6 He died on 26 April 1917 in France killed in action during the battle of Arleux. He was a Sergeant serving with South Staffordshire Regiment 2nd Battalion no 8181. His family was given a a death penny and still have it to this day.7 He is remembered on bay 6 of the Arras Memorial.8 He is also remembered on the Plaque in St John the Baptist, Wonersh, Surrey, England.

Family

Emily Margaret Batten b. 25 Jan 1894, d. 26 Jul 1963

Sources

  1. [S3] GRO Indexes 182/Q1 Hambledon Volume 2a Page 146.
  2. [S5] Based on educated guess - based on either census or GRO records.
  3. [S41901] UK Census 1901 (RG13) - 31 March 1901 RG13 Piece 620 Folio 1 Page 3.
  4. [S41911] UK Census 1911 (RG14) - 2 April 1911 RG14PN464 RG78PN15 RD5 SD2 ED32 SN1.
  5. [S7] Ancestry Surrey, England, Marriages, 1754-1937.
  6. [S3] GRO Indexes 1915/Q4 Hambledon Volume 2a page 505.
  7. [S7] Ancestry UK Soliders died in the Great War 1914-1919.
  8. [S16] CWGC website.

Emily Margaret Batten

F, b. 25 January 1894, d. 26 July 1963
Reference30810
Last Edited17 Apr 2016
     Emily Margaret Batten was born on 25 January 1894 in Hambledon, Surrey, England.1,2,3 She was the daughter of James Batten and Agnes Hardy. She was baptised on 25 March 1894 in Holy Trinity, Bramley, Surrey, England, her father was a labourer. Emily lived with her parents James and Agnes in Bramley.2 She witnessed the marriage of Arthur Atkins and Agnes Batten on 18 May 1907 in St John the Baptist, Wonersh, Surrey, England.4,5 She was the step daughter of Arthur Atkins and Agnes Atkins in the 1911 census in Mirror Laundry, Holly Cottage, Wonersh, Surrey, England. Annie was a laundry maid.6 She married James Weedon on 11 October 1915 in St John the Baptist, Wonersh, Surrey, England, after the banns had been read. The ceremony was witnessed by Frances Edna Trowbridge and Arthur Atkins. James was a soldier in the Expeditionary Force. He gave no father's name on the marriage certificate. Emily's father James was a deceased platelayer.5,7 Her husband James died on 26 April 1917 in France.8 Emily received her war gratuity on 16 August 1917 of £16 5s 9d and a further £18 10s on 4 November 1919.9 She married Arthur Goddard on 24 May 1926 in St John the Baptist, Wonersh, Surrey, England, after a licence had been taken out. The ceremony was witnessed by Arthur Atkins and Louisa Emily Goddard. Arthur was a carrier from Compton and his father Henry a shepherd.5,10 On 29 September 1939 in the National Register she was listed as living at Holly Cottage, Wonersh Common, Wonersh, Surrey, England with her son in law and husband Arthur.3 She received the probate of the estate of Agnes Atkins on 23 September 1958 to Emily Margaret Goddard in Lewes . Her estate was valued at £953 5s 8d. She bequeathed to Jean Goddard her grandaughter a silver plated teapot, cream jug, sugar basin and six Nagasaki silver spoons, a King Edward VII Coronation Goblet and a large framed photgraph of her father. The rest of her estate was left to her daughter including the freehold house house known as Holly Cottage and the goodwill of the business of laundry together with stock and utensils. Following the death of her husband she had added a codicil to her will stating the the cottage adjoining and on southside of Holly Cottage be given to her grandaughter Jean Sylvia Goddard. The property was occupied by Mr Oliver and formerly William Brown.11 She died on 26 July 1963 in Royal Surrey County Hospital, Guildford, Surrey, England, at age 69 her usual address was Holly Cottage, Wonersh Common, Wonersh.12,13 Her body was cremated after a service in Wonersh Congregational Church on 1 August 1963 in St Johns Crematorium, Woking, Surrey, England.11 Her estate was probated on 31 October 1963 in Lewis to Arthur Goddard her husband a Motor Mechanic. Her estate was valued at £940 15s 10d.12

Family 1

James Weedon b. 1892, d. 26 Apr 1917

Family 2

Arthur Goddard b. 16 Jan 1891, d. 16 Dec 1974
Child

Sources

  1. [S3] GRO Indexes 1894/Q1 Hambledon Volume 2a Page 146.
  2. [S7] Ancestry Surrey, England, Baptisms, 1813-1912.
  3. [S41939] National Register - Find My Past- 29 September 1939 RG101/1955c/014.
  4. [S3] GRO Indexes 1907/Q2 Hambledon Volume 2a Page 345.
  5. [S7] Ancestry Surrey, England, Marriages, 1754-1937.
  6. [S41911] UK Census 1911 (RG14) - 2 April 1911 RG14PN3169 RG78PN117 RD35 SD2 ED13 SN114.
  7. [S3] GRO Indexes 1915/Q4 Hambledon Volume 2a page 505.
  8. [S7] Ancestry UK Soliders died in the Great War 1914-1919.
  9. [S7] Ancestry UK, Army Registers of Soldiers' Effects, 1901-1929.
  10. [S3] GRO Indexes 1926/Q2 Hambledon Volume 2a Page 405.
  11. [S1042] E-mails between Gail de Noronha and Jan Cooper from 15 July 2015.
  12. [S7] Ancestry England & Wales, National Probate Calendar (Index of Wills and Administrations), 1858-1966.
  13. [S3] GRO Indexes 1963/Q3 Surrey South Western Volume 5g Page 709 age 69.

Arthur Goddard

M, b. 16 January 1891, d. 16 December 1974
Arthur Goddard
Reference30811
Last Edited17 Apr 2016
     Arthur Goddard was born on 16 January 1891 in Guildford, Surrey, England.1,2 He married Emily Margaret Weedon, daughter of James Batten and Agnes Hardy, on 24 May 1926 in St John the Baptist, Wonersh, Surrey, England, after a licence had been taken out. The ceremony was witnessed by Arthur Atkins and Louisa Emily Goddard. Arthur was a carrier from Compton and his father Henry a shepherd.3,4 He appeared on the census of 29 September 1939 in the household of Arthur Atkins and Agnes Atkins in Holly Cottage, Wonersh Common, Wonersh, Surrey, England, he was a General Carrier.2 His wife Emily died on 26 July 1963 in Royal Surrey County Hospital, Guildford, Surrey, England.5,6 He died on 16 December 1974 in Holly Cottage, Wonersh, Surrey, England, at age 83.7 His estate was probated on 20 February 1975 in Brighton to Jean Sylvia Parsons his daughter who was the sole beneficiary. His estate was valued at £11,177.13.8

Family

Emily Margaret Batten b. 25 Jan 1894, d. 26 Jul 1963
Child

Sources

  1. [S3] GRO Indexes 1891/Q1 Guildford Volume 2a Page 96.
  2. [S41939] National Register - Find My Past- 29 September 1939 RG101/1955c/014.
  3. [S7] Ancestry Surrey, England, Marriages, 1754-1937.
  4. [S3] GRO Indexes 1926/Q2 Hambledon Volume 2a Page 405.
  5. [S7] Ancestry England & Wales, National Probate Calendar (Index of Wills and Administrations), 1858-1966.
  6. [S3] GRO Indexes 1963/Q3 Surrey South Western Volume 5g Page 709 age 69.
  7. [S3] GRO Indexes 1974/Q4 Surrey SW Volume 17 Page 1679.
  8. [S1042] E-mails between Gail de Noronha and Jan Cooper from 15 July 2015.

James Batten

M, b. 1866, d. 1904
Reference30812
Last Edited1 Aug 2015
     James Batten was born in 1866 in Bramley, Surrey, England.1 He was the son of Matthew Batten and Ellen Haslett. He was a son of Matthew Batten in the 1871 census in Wample, Oak Lane, Shalford, Surrey, England.2 He was the son of Matthew Batten and Ellen Batten in the 1881 census in Norcote Cottages, Shamley Green, Surrey, England. James was an agricultural labourer.3 He was the son of Matthew Batten and Ellen Batten in the 1891 census in Eastwood Road, Bramley, Surrey, England. James was a bricklayer. His fiance, Agnes Hardy was visiting the family.4 He married Agnes Hardy, daughter of William Hardy and Frances Underwood, on 19 September 1891 in St Mary the Virgin, Shalford, Surrey, England, after the banns had been read. The ceremony was witnessed by Geroge Elliott who signed with his mark and Eliza Hardy. Both James and Agnes lived in Shalford, James worked as a labourer.5 He died in 1904 in London, England.6,7 He was buried on 14 March 1904 in Holy Trinity, Bramley, Surrey, England.8

Family

Agnes Hardy b. 24 Nov 1869, d. 12 Aug 1958
Child

Sources

  1. [S3] GRO Indexes 1866/Q1 Hambledon Volume 25 Page 17.
  2. [S41871] UK Census 1871 (RG10) - 2 April 1871 RG10 Piece 826 Folio 49 Page 13.
  3. [S41881] UK Census 1881 (RG11) - 3 April 1881 RG11 Piece 793 Folio 117 Page 29.
  4. [S4] Census Records RG12 Piece 572 Folio 25 Page 17.
  5. [S3] GRO Indexes 1891/Q3 Hambledon Volume 2a Page 245.
  6. [S5] Based on educated guess - based on either census or GRO records.
  7. [S3] GRO Indexes 1904/Q1 London City Volume 1c Page 22 age 37.
  8. [S7] Ancestry Surrey, England, Burials, 1813-1987.

Agnes Hardy

F, b. 24 November 1869, d. 12 August 1958
Reference30813
Last Edited3 May 2016
     Agnes Hardy was born on 24 November 1869 in Hambledon, Surrey, England.1,2 She was the daughter of William Hardy and Frances Underwood. She was the daughter of George Elliott and Frances Elliott in the 1881 census in Checking, Witley, Surrey, England.3 She was listed in the household of Matthew Batten and Ellen Batten in the 1891 census as a visitor in Eastwood Road, Bramley, Surrey, England. Agnes was staying with her future husband and his parents and was working as a laundress.4 She married James Batten, son of Matthew Batten and Ellen Haslett, on 19 September 1891 in St Mary the Virgin, Shalford, Surrey, England, after the banns had been read. The ceremony was witnessed by Geroge Elliott who signed with his mark and Eliza Hardy. Both James and Agnes lived in Shalford, James worked as a labourer.5 Her husband James died in 1904 in London, England.6,7 She married Arthur Atkins on 18 May 1907 in St John the Baptist, Wonersh, Surrey, England, aftre the banns were read. The ceremony was witnessed by Leonard Elliott and Emily Margaret Batten. Arthur was a warehouseman.8,9 She witnessed the marriage of Ada Jane Hosegood and Arthur Frederick Rooke on 14 December 1907 in St John the Baptist, Wonersh, Surrey, England.9 She was the wife of Arthur Atkins in the 1911 census in Mirror Laundry, Holly Cottage, Wonersh, Surrey, England. Arthur was an ironmongers warehouse man living with his wife, step daughter and niece.10 On 29 September 1939 in the National Register Agnes was listed as living at Holly Cottage, Wonersh Common, Wonersh, Surrey, England with her husband Arthur. Arthur and Agnes ran the Mirror Hand Laundry, they were laundry hand and laundress.2 Her husband Arthur died on 10 December 1947 in Holly Cottage, Wonersh, Surrey, England.11,12,13 She died on 12 August 1958 in Holly Cottage, Wonersh, Surrey, England, at age 88.6,14,15 She was buried on 15 August 1958 in St John the Baptist, Wonersh, Surrey, England.11 Her estate was probated on 23 September 1958 to Emily Margaret Goddard in Lewes . Her estate was valued at £953 5s 8d. She bequeathed to Jean Goddard her grandaughter a silver plated teapot, cream jug, sugar basin and six Nagasaki silver spoons, a King Edward VII Coronation Goblet and a large framed photgraph of her father. The rest of her estate was left to her daughter including the freehold house house known as Holly Cottage and the goodwill of the business of laundry together with stock and utensils. Following the death of her husband she had added a codicil to her will stating the the cottage adjoining and on southside of Holly Cottage be given to her grandaughter Jean Sylvia Goddard. The property was occupied by Mr Oliver and formerly William Brown.15

Family 1

James Batten b. 1866, d. 1904
Child

Family 2

Arthur Atkins b. 28 Mar 1875, d. 10 Dec 1947

Sources

  1. [S3] GRO Indexes 1871/Q4 Hambledon Volume 2a Page 118.
  2. [S41939] National Register - Find My Past- 29 September 1939 RG101/1955c/014.
  3. [S41881] UK Census 1881 (RG11) - 3 April 1881 RG11 Piece 790 Folio 57 Page 4.
  4. [S4] Census Records RG12 Piece 572 Folio 25 Page 17.
  5. [S3] GRO Indexes 1891/Q3 Hambledon Volume 2a Page 245.
  6. [S5] Based on educated guess - based on either census or GRO records.
  7. [S3] GRO Indexes 1904/Q1 London City Volume 1c Page 22 age 37.
  8. [S3] GRO Indexes 1907/Q2 Hambledon Volume 2a Page 345.
  9. [S7] Ancestry Surrey, England, Marriages, 1754-1937.
  10. [S41911] UK Census 1911 (RG14) - 2 April 1911 RG14PN3169 RG78PN117 RD35 SD2 ED13 SN114.
  11. [S7] Ancestry Surrey, England, Burials, 1813-1987.
  12. [S7] Ancestry England & Wales, National Probate Calendar (Index of Wills and Administrations), 1858-1966.
  13. [S3] GRO Indexes 1947/Q4 Surrey S W Volume 5g Page 808 age 72.
  14. [S3] GRO Indexes 1958/Q3 Surrey SW Volume 5g Page 746 age 87.
  15. [S1042] E-mails between Gail de Noronha and Jan Cooper from 15 July 2015.

Arthur Atkins

M, b. 28 March 1875, d. 10 December 1947
Reference30814
Last Edited4 Jan 2016
     Arthur Atkins was born on 28 March 1875 in Sudbury, Suffolk, England.1,2 He appeared in the household of Arthur Atkins in the 1901 census in Iville Cottage, Baynards, Cranleigh, Surrey, England. As boarding with Leonard Kemp, a poultryman and his wife and family. Arthur was listed as a carman.3 He married Agnes Batten, daughter of William Hardy and Frances Underwood, on 18 May 1907 in St John the Baptist, Wonersh, Surrey, England, aftre the banns were read. The ceremony was witnessed by Leonard Elliott and Emily Margaret Batten. Arthur was a warehouseman.4,5 He was listed as head of household in the 1911 census in Mirror Laundry, Holly Cottage, Wonersh, Surrey, England. Arthur was an ironmongers warehouse man living with his wife, step daughter and niece.6 On 29 September 1939 in the National Register Arthur was listed as living at Holly Cottage, Wonersh Common, Wonersh, Surrey, England with his wife Agnes. Arthur and Agnes ran the Mirror Hand Laundry, they were laundry hand and laundress.2 He died on 10 December 1947 in Holly Cottage, Wonersh, Surrey, England, at age 72.7,8,9 He was buried on 13 December 1947 in St John the Baptist, Wonersh, Surrey, England.7 His estate was probated on 12 March 1948 in London to his widow with Administration papers. His effects were valued at £451 11s 10d.8

Family

Agnes Hardy b. 24 Nov 1869, d. 12 Aug 1958

Sources

  1. [S3] GRO Indexes 1875/Q2 Sudbury Volume 4a Page 498.
  2. [S41939] National Register - Find My Past- 29 September 1939 RG101/1955c/014.
  3. [S4] Census Records RG13 Piece 619 Folio 70 Page 7.
  4. [S3] GRO Indexes 1907/Q2 Hambledon Volume 2a Page 345.
  5. [S7] Ancestry Surrey, England, Marriages, 1754-1937.
  6. [S41911] UK Census 1911 (RG14) - 2 April 1911 RG14PN3169 RG78PN117 RD35 SD2 ED13 SN114.
  7. [S7] Ancestry Surrey, England, Burials, 1813-1987.
  8. [S7] Ancestry England & Wales, National Probate Calendar (Index of Wills and Administrations), 1858-1966.
  9. [S3] GRO Indexes 1947/Q4 Surrey S W Volume 5g Page 808 age 72.

Annie Elizabeth Blythman

F, b. 11 February 1897, d. 1970
Reference30815
Last Edited25 Feb 2015
     Annie Elizabeth Blythman was born on 11 February 1897 in Hambledon, Surrey, England.1,2 She was the daughter of Maurice Blythman and Lily Hardy. She was baptised on 30 May 1897 in Holy Trinity, Bramley, Surrey, England, Annie was the daughter of Maurice and Lily Blythman.2 She was the daughter of Maurice Blythman and Lily Blythman in the 1901 census in The Buldings, Bramley, Surrey, England.3 She was the niece of Arthur Atkins and Agnes Atkins in the 1911 census in Mirror Laundry, Holly Cottage, Wonersh, Surrey, England. Annie was a laundry maid.4 She married John J Savage, son of James Savage, in 1920 in Hambledon, Surrey, England.5 She died in 1970 in Aldershot, Hampshire, England.6

Sources

  1. [S3] GRO Indexes 1897/Q1 Hambledon Volume 2a Page 155.
  2. [S7] Ancestry Surrey, England, Baptisms, 1813-1912.
  3. [S41891] UK Census 1891 (RG12) - 5 April 1891 RG13 Piece 619 Folio 30 Page 26.
  4. [S41911] UK Census 1911 (RG14) - 2 April 1911 RG14PN3169 RG78PN117 RD35 SD2 ED13 SN114.
  5. [S3] GRO Indexes 1920/Q3 Hambledon Volume 2a Page 436.
  6. [S3] GRO Indexes 1970/Q3 Aldershot Volume 6b Page 4 age 73.

John J Savage

M
Reference30816
Last Edited25 Feb 2015
     John J Savage was the son of James Savage. He married Annie Elizabeth Blythman, daughter of Maurice Blythman and Lily Hardy, in 1920 in Hambledon, Surrey, England.1

Family

Annie Elizabeth Blythman b. 11 Feb 1897, d. 1970

Sources

  1. [S3] GRO Indexes 1920/Q3 Hambledon Volume 2a Page 436.

Maurice Blythman

M, b. 1866
Reference30817
Last Edited3 May 2016
     Maurice Blythman was born in 1866 in Shalford, Surrey, England.1,2 He was the son of John Blythman and Phoebe Hill.1 He was a son of John Blythman and Phoebe Blythman in the 1871 census in Chinthurst, Shalford, Surrey, England.3 He married Lily Hardy, daughter of William Hardy and Frances Underwood, on 25 December 1887 in St Mary the Virgin, Shalford, Surrey, England, after the banns had been read. The ceremony was witnessed by George Elliott who signed with his mark and Mary Dickerson. Both Morris and Lilly lived in Shalford, Mossis worked as a labourer.4 He was listed as head of household in the 1891 census in Eastwood Road, Bramley, Surrey, England. Morrisa was a gunpowder maker living with his wife, two small children, father John, brothers Harvey and Henry and sister Kate.5 He was listed as head of household in the 1901 census in The Buldings, Bramley, Surrey, England. Morris was a Tan Yard Flesher living with his wife and children, Maurice 12, William 10, Ernest 8 and Annie 4 together with two boarders John and Henry Blythman.6

Family

Lily Hardy b. 1864, d. 1949
Children

Sources

  1. [S5] Based on educated guess - based on either census or GRO records.
  2. [S3] GRO Indexes 1866/Q4 Hambledon Volume 2a Page 119.
  3. [S41871] UK Census 1871 (RG10) - 2 April 1871 RG10 Piece 826 Folio 70 Page 15.
  4. [S3] GRO Indexes 18787/Q4 Hambledon Volume 2a Page 240.
  5. [S41891] UK Census 1891 (RG12) - 5 April 1891 RG12 Piece 572 Folio 26 Page 19.
  6. [S41891] UK Census 1891 (RG12) - 5 April 1891 RG13 Piece 619 Folio 30 Page 26.

Lily Hardy

F, b. 1864, d. 1949
Reference30818
Last Edited3 May 2016
     Lily Hardy was born in 1864 in Witley, Surrey, England.1 She was the daughter of William Hardy and Frances Underwood.1 She was the daughter of George Elliott and Frances Elliott in the 1881 census in Checking, Witley, Surrey, England.2 She married Maurice Blythman, son of John Blythman and Phoebe Hill, on 25 December 1887 in St Mary the Virgin, Shalford, Surrey, England, after the banns had been read. The ceremony was witnessed by George Elliott who signed with his mark and Mary Dickerson. Both Morris and Lilly lived in Shalford, Mossis worked as a labourer.3 She was the wife of Maurice Blythman in the 1891 census in Eastwood Road, Bramley, Surrey, England. Morrisa was a gunpowder maker living with his wife, two small children, father John, brothers Harvey and Henry and sister Kate.4 She was the wife of Maurice Blythman in the 1901 census in The Buldings, Bramley, Surrey, England. Morris was a Tan Yard Flesher living with his wife and children, Maurice 12, William 10, Ernest 8 and Annie 4 together with two boarders John and Henry Blythman.5 She died in 1949 in 3 Spingfield Cottages, Bramley, Surrey, England.6,7 She was buried on 16 June 1949 in Holy Trinity, Bramley, Surrey, England.7

Family

Maurice Blythman b. 1866
Children

Sources

  1. [S5] Based on educated guess - based on either census or GRO records.
  2. [S41881] UK Census 1881 (RG11) - 3 April 1881 RG11 Piece 790 Folio 57 Page 4.
  3. [S3] GRO Indexes 18787/Q4 Hambledon Volume 2a Page 240.
  4. [S41891] UK Census 1891 (RG12) - 5 April 1891 RG12 Piece 572 Folio 26 Page 19.
  5. [S41891] UK Census 1891 (RG12) - 5 April 1891 RG13 Piece 619 Folio 30 Page 26.
  6. [S3] GRO Indexes 1949/Q2 Surrey SW Volume 5g Page 765 age 83.
  7. [S7] Ancestry Surrey, England, Burials, 1813-1987.

William Hardy

M, b. circa 1833, d. 1873
Reference30819
Last Edited14 Jun 2016
     William Hardy was born circa 1833.1 He married Frances Underwood on 26 December 1863 in All Saints, Witley, Surrey, England, after the banns had been read. The ceremony was witnessed by John Denyer and Mary Ann Musk. William was a labourer like his father Stephen. Frances' father Thomas was also a labourer. Both William and Frances lived in Sandhills.1,2,3 He died in 1873 in Hambledon, Surrey, England.4,5

Family

Frances Underwood b. c 1840, d. 1924
Children

Sources

  1. [S5] Based on educated guess - based on either census or GRO records.
  2. [S3] GRO Indexes 1863/Q4 Hambledon Volume 2a Page 181.
  3. [S7] Ancestry Surrey, England, Church of England Marriages, 1754-1937.
  4. [S7] Ancestry Surrey, England, Marriages, 1754-1937 - daughter Agnes.
  5. [S3] GRO Indexes 1873/Q1 Hambledon Volume 2a Page 75 age 40.

Morris Blythman

M, b. circa 1889
Reference30820
Last Edited25 Feb 2015
     Morris Blythman was born circa 1889 in Bramley, Surrey, England.1 He was the son of Maurice Blythman and Lily Hardy. He was the son of Maurice Blythman and Lily Blythman in the 1891 census in Eastwood Road, Bramley, Surrey, England.2 He was the son of Maurice Blythman and Lily Blythman in the 1901 census in The Buldings, Bramley, Surrey, England.3 He married May Savage, daughter of James Savage, on 17 September 1918 in St Michael the Archangel, Aldershot, Hampshire, England, after a licence had been issued. The ceremony was witnessed by James Savage and John James Savage. Both May and Morris gave their address as 17 Newport Road Aldershot. Morris was a Driver in RE.4

Family

May Savage b. c 1891

Sources

  1. [S5] Based on educated guess - based on either census or GRO records.
  2. [S41891] UK Census 1891 (RG12) - 5 April 1891 RG12 Piece 572 Folio 26 Page 19.
  3. [S41891] UK Census 1891 (RG12) - 5 April 1891 RG13 Piece 619 Folio 30 Page 26.
  4. [S7] Ancestry Surrey, England, Marriages, 1754-1937.

William Harvey Blythman

M, b. 1890
Reference30821
Last Edited3 May 2016
     William Harvey Blythman was born in 1890 in Bramley, Surrey, England.1,2 He was the son of Maurice Blythman and Lily Hardy. He was the son of Maurice Blythman and Lily Blythman in the 1891 census in Eastwood Road, Bramley, Surrey, England.3 He was the son of Maurice Blythman and Lily Blythman in the 1901 census in The Buldings, Bramley, Surrey, England.4

Sources

  1. [S5] Based on educated guess - based on either census or GRO records.
  2. [S3] GRO Indexes 1890/Q4 Hambledon Volume 2a Page 137.
  3. [S41891] UK Census 1891 (RG12) - 5 April 1891 RG12 Piece 572 Folio 26 Page 19.
  4. [S41891] UK Census 1891 (RG12) - 5 April 1891 RG13 Piece 619 Folio 30 Page 26.

May Savage

F, b. circa 1891
Reference30822
Last Edited25 Feb 2015
     May Savage was born circa 1891. She was the daughter of James Savage. She married Morris Blythman, son of Maurice Blythman and Lily Hardy, on 17 September 1918 in St Michael the Archangel, Aldershot, Hampshire, England, after a licence had been issued. The ceremony was witnessed by James Savage and John James Savage. Both May and Morris gave their address as 17 Newport Road Aldershot. Morris was a Driver in RE.1

Family

Morris Blythman b. c 1889

Sources

  1. [S7] Ancestry Surrey, England, Marriages, 1754-1937.

James Savage

M
Reference30823
Last Edited25 Feb 2015

Family

Children

Frederick Edmonds

M, b. 1868
Reference30824
Last Edited26 Oct 2015
     Frederick Edmonds was born in 1868 in Wonersh, Surrey, England.1 He was the son of George Edmonds and Jane Baker. He was a son of George Edmonds and Jane Edmonds in the 1871 census in Shamley Green, Surrey, England.2 Frederick enlisted on 1 May 1888 aged 18 years 10 months into the Royal Marines in Chatham. His occupation was listed as a Grocer's Assistant. He stood five foot seven inches tall, had a chest measurement of 33½ inches, a fresh complexion, grey eyes, light brown hair and a tattoed anchor on his right forearm.3 He was discharged on 24 February 1897 as ' incorrigible and worthless' seems a little hard to me!!3

Sources

  1. [S3] GRO Indexes 1868/Q3 Hambledon Volume 2a Page 130.
  2. [S4] Census Records RG10 Piece 826 Folio 108 Page 21.
  3. [S17] The National Archives ADM157 - 1502- 48.

George Edmonds

M, b. 1842
Reference30825
Last Edited10 May 2017
     George Edmonds was born in 1842 in Westminster, London, England.1,2 He was the son of John Richard Edmonds and Ann Taylor. He was the son of John Richard Edmonds and Ann Edmonds in the 1861 census in Lostiford Mill, Wonersh, Surrey, England. George was a leather dresser.3 He married Jane Baker on 2 October 1865 in St Peter and All Saints, Petersham, Surrey, England, after the banns were read. The ceremony was witnessed by George Scovell, Martha Scovell, Ann Edmonds and J R Edmonds. George was a leather duper like his father John Richard. Jane's father Richard Baker was a farmer.1,4 He was listed as head of household in the 1871 census in Shamley Green, Surrey, England. George was a leather dresser living with his wife and sons.5 He was listed as head of household in the 1881 census in Lostiford Mill, Wonersh, Surrey, England. George was a leather dresser living with his wife and children.6 He was listed as head of household in the 1891 census in Underhill, Godalming, Surrey, England. George was a leather dresser living with his wife and family.7 He received the probate of the estate of John Richard Edmonds on 20 July 1897.8 He was listed as head of household in the 1901 census in 13 Densil Road, Guildford, Surrey, England. George was an insurance agent living with his wife and family.9

Family

Jane Baker b. c 1845
Children

Sources

  1. [S5] Based on educated guess - based on either census or GRO records.
  2. [S3] GRO Indexes 1842/Q3 Strand Volume 1 Page 358.
  3. [S4] Census Records RG9 Piece 438 Folio 201 Page 15.
  4. [S7] Ancestry Surrey, England, Marriages, 1754-1937.
  5. [S4] Census Records RG10 Piece 826 Folio 108 Page 21.
  6. [S4] Census Records RG11 Piece 793 Folio 109 Page 13.
  7. [S4] Census Records RG12 Piece 562 Folio 67 Page 33.
  8. [S7] Ancestry England & Wales, National Probate Calendar (Index of Wills and Administrations), 1858-1966, 1973-1995.
  9. [S4] Census Records RG13 Piece 605 Folio 53 Page 40.