Edward G Boxall1

M, d. before 2011
Reference4552
Last Edited13 Oct 2017
     Edward G Boxall married Cicely D Parry in 1946 in Caerleon, Monmouthshire, Wales.1,2 Edward and Cecily lived in Clovely, Snowdenham Road in Bramley from 1948 through heir deaths.3 He died before 2011.1 He was buried on 22 June 2011 in St John the Baptist Churchyard, Wonersh, Surrey, England, The newspaper stated Cicely was much loved mother of Margaret (and Mervyn), devoted grandmother of Matthew and Elizabeth and great grandmother of James and Paige. Cecily was buried on 22 June 2011 joining her husband the same grave following a service in St John the Baptist in Wonersh.1,4

Family

Cicely D Parry b. c 1920, d. 13 Jun 2011
Child
  • Margaret I Boxall

Sources

  1. [S15] Newspaper article Get Surrey - 16 - 20 June 2011.
  2. [S3] GRO Indexes 1946/Q2 Caerleon Volume 11a Page 587.
  3. [S7] Ancestry Surrey, England, Electoral Registers, 1832-1962.
  4. [S1] Wonersh History Society Archives Burial records.

David Graham A Fowler1

M, b. 1953, d. 2 October 2012
Reference4554
Last Edited7 Mar 2019
     David Graham A Fowler was born in 1953 in Hampstead, London, England.1,2 He married Janet Beasley, daughter of John William A Beasley and Hilda M Edwards, in April 1993 in Surrey, England.3 He died on 2 October 2012 in 55 New Road, Wonersh, Surrey, England.1,4 He was buried on 12 October 2012 in Wonersh and Blackheath Cemetery, Wonersh, Surrey, England, after a service in St Martin's Blackheath.1,4

Family

Janet Beasley
Child
  • Mark Fowler1

Sources

  1. [S15] Newspaper article Get Surrey - 4-6 and 18-20 October 2012.
  2. [S3] GRO Indexes 1953/Q2 Hampstead Volume 5c Page 1153 - mother Fowler.
  3. [S3] GRO Indexes April 1993 Surrey South Western Volume 17 Page 951.
  4. [S1] Wonersh History Society Archives St J Registers.

Gordon Harold Hemsley

M, b. 10 March 1939, d. 13 May 2013
Reference4557
Last Edited29 Jan 2019
     Gordon Harold Hemsley was born on 10 March 1939 in Sheffield, Yorkshire, England, his mothers maiden name was Mottershead.1,2 He married Janet I Gardner in 1963 in Sheffield, Yorkshire, England.3 He died on 13 May 2013 in Wonersh, Surrey, England, at age 74.4,2 He was buried on 29 May 2013 in Wonersh and Blackheath Cemetery, Wonersh, Surrey, England, after a service in St John the Baptist in Wonersh.4

Family

Janet I Gardner
Child
  • Catherine Elizabeth Hemsley

Sources

  1. [S3] GRO Indexes 1939/Q1 Sheffield Volume 9c Page 894.
  2. [S1] Wonersh History Society Archives Gravestone.
  3. [S3] GRO Indexes 1963/Q3 Sheffield Volume 2d Page 641.
  4. [S15] Newspaper article Get Surrey - 23 May 2013.

Elizabeth Mary Bush

F, b. 23 June 1890, d. August 1984
Reference4563
Last Edited19 May 2018
     Elizabeth Mary Bush was born on 23 June 1890.1 She married Dick Edward George Skinner, son of George Edward Skinner and Jane Moseley, in 1924 in Bingham, Nottinghamshire, England.2 When Dick returned to the village he worked for the Dendy Marshalls at Chinthurst Lodge. Elizabeth worked for Mrs Atkins in the laundry when it was in the first building which later became Grinsteads butchers shop.3 Elizabeth worked for Mrs Atkins who ran the laundry that moved to the barn on the Platt in 1925.3 On 29 September 1939 in the National Register Elizabeth was listed as living at Springfield Cottage, Wonersh, Surrey, England with her husband Dick. Dick was a gardener living with his wife and three others. Dick was AFS No 6 Wonersh Hambledon RDC.4 She died in August 1984 in Surrey, England, at age 94.5

Family

Dick Edward George Skinner b. 24 Oct 1894, d. 1969
Child

Sources

  1. [S5] Based on educated guess - based on either census or GRO records.
  2. [S3] GRO Indexes 1924/Q1 Bingham Volume 7b Page 681.
  3. [S1] Wonersh History Society Archives Mrs Elizabeth Skinner memories.
  4. [S41939] National Register - 29 September 1939 RG101/1955c/015.
  5. [S3] GRO Indexes August 1984 Surrey South Western Volume 17 Page 1153 age 94.

Ellen Mary Skinner

F, b. 15 June 1925
Reference4564
Last Edited16 Oct 2017
     Ellen Mary Skinner was born on 15 June 1925 in Wonersh, Surrey, England.1 She was the daughter of Dick Edward George Skinner and Elizabeth Mary Bush. She was baptised on 9 August 1925 in St John the Baptist, Wonersh, Surrey, England, her father was a gardener.2

Sources

  1. [S3] GRO Indexes 1925/Q3 Hambledon Volume 2a Page 301.
  2. [S1] Wonersh History Society Archives Wonersh baptisms.

Dennis Cecil Ireland

M, b. 16 September 1926
ChartsPorter family
Reference4565
Last Edited5 Jul 2018
     Dennis Cecil Ireland was born on 16 September 1926 in Wonersh, Surrey, England, the National Register suggested his birth date was 16 September 1926 but the GRO death register states 2 August 1926.1 He was the son of Alfred Charles Ireland and Minnie Gray. He was baptised on 28 November 1926 in St John the Baptist, Wonersh, Surrey, England, his father was a labourer.2 On 29 September 1939 in the National Register Dennis Cecil Ireland was listed as living at 6 Lawnsmead, Wonersh, Surrey, England with his parents.3

Sources

  1. [S3] GRO Indexes 1926/Q4 Hambledon Volume 2a Page 292.
  2. [S1] Wonersh History Society Archives Wonersh baptisms.
  3. [S41939] National Register - 29 September 1939 RG101/1955C/015.

Edwin Ellis

M, b. 5 July 1834, d. 3 August 1913
Reference4574
Last Edited14 Jul 2019
     Edwin Ellis was born on 5 July 1834 in Guildford, Surrey, England. He was the son of Isaac Ellis and Ann Potter. He was baptised on 27 July 1834 in St Nicholas, Guildford, Surrey, England, his parents were Isaac and Ann Ellis. Isaac was from Artington in Guildford and Ann was the daughter of Joseph Potter, a farmer from Wootton in Surrey.1,2 Edwin was apprenticed as a tanner in the family business when aged fifteen.3 He was the son of Ann Ellis in the 1861 census in Gosden Common, Bramley, Surrey, England. Edwin was a tanner.4 He married Emily Cooke in 1864 in Guildford, Surrey, England, Edwin was now the sole proprietor of the tanning busness and a fruit farm of 160 acres. He was internationally known for his flock of Southdown sheep and at the 1889 Paris International Show, he took most of the prizes.5 He was listed as head of household in the 1871 census in Wonersh, Surrey, England. Edwin was a master tanner employing 72 men and 15 boys living with his wife, sons, mother, cousin, niece, nephew and one servant.6 Edwin decided to build some houses, mainly for the workers of Gosden Tannery. The result was Lawnsmaed, a development of 23 cottages with a reading room constructed in 1872 for the grand total of £3,404.3 He also built Somersbury Hall in 1875, designed by Henry Peak it cost £6,000. As the first Chairman of Shalford Parish Council, it was Ellis who built Shalford village Hall and handed it fto the parishioners. He was also the driving force behind Wonersh Liberal Club with George Unwin and was responsible for raising funds for the Congrgational chapel.3 He was listed as head of household in the 1881 census in Summersbury Hall, Shalford, Surrey, England. Edwin was described as a farmer of 280 acres employing 17 men, 6 women and 7 boys; a tanner employing 84 men and 10 boys, a felt manufacturer employing 51 men, 4 women and 3 boys. He was living with his wife, four childre, sister Jane Ellis, nephew Percival Ellis, niece Mary Cooke, Florence Gravett a boarder and five servants.7 He was listed as head of household in the 1891 census in Summersbury Hall, Shalford, Surrey, England. Edwin was a tanner and agriculturalist living with his wife, children and four servants. His sister Jane Ellis, niece Mary Chapman and presumably her husband Darley Chapman were visiting.8 He was listed as head of household in the 1901 census in Summersbury Hall, Shalford, Surrey, England. Edwin was a famer and tanner living with his wife, children and five servants.9 An article in Leather Trades Review dated 11 January 1905 recorded: The tannery at Shalford grew under his care to a capacity of 600-700 hides weekly and had made the mostly cheaper varieties of Sole leather. While the Bermondsey yard was equal to 1,200-1,300 weekly and had devoted itself to good English Butts – split hides of recent years. A production of 2,000 hides weekly had taken some selling.10 Edwin retired as Surrey County Councellor and Alderman after 21 years.10 He was listed as head of household in the 1911 census in Summersbury Hall, Shalford, Surrey, England. Edwin was living on private means with his wife and three of his six children with six servants. Godfrey, not Edwin signed the enumeration sheet.11 He died on 3 August 1913 in Summersbury Hall, Shalford, Surrey, England, at age 79.12,13 His estate was probated on 16 September 1913 in London to Emily Ellis his widow and David Elder Miller tanning extract manufacturer and Charles Bennion an engineer. His effects were valued at £46,113 14s 11d.13

Family

Emily Cooke b. c 1844, d. 20 Dec 1924
Children

Sources

  1. [S7] Ancestry England & Wales, Christening Index, 1530-1980 - no image.
  2. [S7] Ancestry England & Wales, Non-Conformist and Non-Parochial Registers, 1567-1970.
  3. [S8] Wonersh Parish Magazine February 1998.
  4. [S41861] UK Census 1861 (RG9) - 7 April 1861 RG9 Piece 438 Folio 166 Pages 6 and 7.
  5. [S3] GRO Indexes 1864/Q3 Guildford Volume 2a Page 90.
  6. [S41871] UK Census 1871 (RG10) - 2 April 1871 RG10 Piece 826 Folio 85 Page 8.
  7. [S41881] UK Census 1881 (RG11) - 3 April 1881 RG11 Piece 793 Folio 59 Pages 14 and 15.
  8. [S41891] UK Census 1891 (RG12) - 5 April 1891 RG12 Piece 573 Folio 53 Page 10.
  9. [S41901] UK Census 1901 (RG13) - 31 March 1901 RG13 Piece 620 Folio 42 Page 14.
  10. [S1] Wonersh History Society Archives Leather Trades Review.
  11. [S41911] UK Census 1911 (RG14) - 2 April 1911 rg14_03168_0367_03.
  12. [S3] GRO Indexes 1913/Q3 Hambledon Volume 2a Page 94 age 79.
  13. [S7] Ancestry England & Wales, National Probate Calendar (Index of Wills and Administrations), 1858-1995.

Bertha Gladys Stevens

F, b. circa 1908
ChartsHook Family
Reference4575
Last Edited4 Feb 2019
     Bertha Gladys Stevens was born circa 1908. She was the daughter of Arthur George Stevens. She married William Albert George Hook, son of Albert George Hook and Frances Mary Castle Hills, on 7 August 1929 in Christ Church, Shamley Green, Surrey, England, after the banns had been read. The ceremony was witnessed by Henry George Hills and Ernest Henry Basil Hook. William was a carpenter, his father Albert George Hook was a wood machinist. Bertha's father Arthur Thomas Stevens was deceased.1,2

Family

William Albert George Hook b. 21 Oct 1905, d. Feb 1994
Child

Sources

  1. [S3] GRO Indexes 1929/Q3 Hambledon Volume 2a Page 557.
  2. [S1] Wonersh History Society Archives SG Registers.