Joan Whiteway Brock

F, b. 19 April 1913, d. February 2006
Reference9501
Last Edited5 Aug 2018
     Joan Whiteway Brock was born on 19 April 1913 in Alton, Hampshire, England.1 She married John Arthur Baigent, son of John Edward Baigent and Margaret Ellen Langrish, in 1938 in Rochford, Essex, England.2 On 29 September 1939 in the National Register Joan was listed as living at Manor Farm, Alton, Hampshire, England, with her husband John. John was a farmer.3 She died in February 2006 in Hampshire, England, at age 92.4

Family

John Arthur Baigent b. 5 May 1902, d. 10 Apr 1993
Child

Sources

  1. [S3] GRO Indexes 1913/Q2 Alton Volume 2c Page 380 - mother Whiteway.
  2. [S3] GRO Indexes 1938/Q2 Rochford Volume 4a Page 2222.
  3. [S41939] National Register - 29 September 1939 tna_r39_2363_2363d_011.
  4. [S3] GRO Indexes February 2006 North Hants Reg C11A District 503/1A age 93.

John R Baigent

M, b. 24 May 1939
Reference9802
Last Edited5 Aug 2018
     John R Baigent was born on 24 May 1939. He was the son of John Arthur Baigent and Joan Whiteway Brock. On 29 September 1939 in the National Register John R Baigent was listed as living at Manor Farm, Alton, Hampshire, England, with his parents.1

Sources

  1. [S41939] National Register - 29 September 1939 tna_r39_2363_2363d_011.

John Baigent

M, b. circa 1830
Reference9503
Last Edited3 Sep 2018
     John Baigent was born circa 1830 in Binsted, Hampshire, England. He married Sarah Jefferis on 10 January 1867 in Alton, Hampshire, England.1 He was listed as head of household in the 1901 census in East Worldham, Hampshire, England. John was a farmer and hop planter.2

Family

Sarah Jefferis b. c 1834
Child

Sources

  1. [S7] Ancestry England, Select Marriages, 1538–1973 - no image.
  2. [S41901] UK Census 1901 (RG13) - 31 March 1901 RG13 Piece 1100 Folio 57 Page 6.

Sarah Jefferis

F, b. circa 1834
Reference9504
Last Edited3 Sep 2018
     Sarah Jefferis was born circa 1834 in Alton, Hampshire, England. She married John Baigent on 10 January 1867 in Alton, Hampshire, England.1 She was the wife of John Baigent in the 1901 census in East Worldham, Hampshire, England. John was a farmer and hop planter.2

Family

John Baigent b. c 1830
Child

Sources

  1. [S7] Ancestry England, Select Marriages, 1538–1973 - no image.
  2. [S41901] UK Census 1901 (RG13) - 31 March 1901 RG13 Piece 1100 Folio 57 Page 6.

Arthur Langrish

M, b. 1883, d. 7 January 1931
Reference505
Last Edited5 Aug 2018
     Arthur Langrish was born in 1883 in Binsted, Hampshire, England.1 He was the son of George Langrish and Mary Jane Messenger. He was the son of George Langrish and Mary Jane Langrish in the 1891 census in Wyatt House, Binsted, Hampshire, England.2 He appeared in the household as a boarder in the 1911 census in 110 Norwood Road, Tulse Hill, Norwood, Surrey, England. As boarding with Frederick and Florence Gale. Frederick was a practical tailor. Arthur was an Insurance Clerk.3 He married Frederica Adelaide Wassmer on 25 October 1913 in St Jude, Grays Inn Road, Camden, London, England, after the banns had been read. The ceremony was witnessed by William James Langrish and Theresa Ruth Wassmer. Arthur was an Insurance Clerk, his father George Langrish was deceased but had been a farmer. Frederica's father Anton Wassmer was a hairdresser.4,5 He died on 7 January 1931 in 34 Somerset Street, Mosman, New South Wales, Australia.6,7 His estate was probated on 19 June 1931 Administration limited papers with a will were issued in London to Arthur Edward Cubison a solicitor attorney of Frederica Adelaide Langsrish his widow. His effects were valued at £281 17s 6d in England.7 He was buried in Macquarie Park, New South Wales, Australia, Section B Row 7.8

Sources

  1. [S3] GRO Indexes 1883/Q3 Alton Volume 2c page 177.
  2. [S41891] UK Census 1891 (RG12) - 5 April 1891 RG12 Piece 952 Folio 25 Pages 3 and 4.
  3. [S41911] UK Census 1911 (RG14) - 2 April 1911 RG14PN2115 RG78PN73 RD25 SD5 ED16 SN261.
  4. [S7] Ancestry London, England, Church of England Marriages and Banns, 1754-1932.
  5. [S3] GRO Indexes 1913/Q4 St Pancras Volume 1b Page 43.
  6. [S7] Ancestry Australia, Death Index, 1787-1985 - parents George and Mary.
  7. [S7] Ancestry England & Wales, National Probate Calendar (Index of Wills and Administrations), 1858-1966, 1973-1995.
  8. [S7] Ancestry Sydney, Australia, Cemetery Headstone Transcriptions, 1837-2003.

Frederica Adelaide Wassmer

F
Reference9506
Last Edited5 Aug 2018
     Frederica Adelaide Wassmer married Arthur Langrish, son of George Langrish and Mary Jane Messenger, on 25 October 1913 in St Jude, Grays Inn Road, Camden, London, England, after the banns had been read. The ceremony was witnessed by William James Langrish and Theresa Ruth Wassmer. Arthur was an Insurance Clerk, his father George Langrish was deceased but had been a farmer. Frederica's father Anton Wassmer was a hairdresser.1,2 Her husband Arthur died on 7 January 1931 in 34 Somerset Street, Mosman, New South Wales, Australia.3,4

Family

Arthur Langrish b. 1883, d. 7 Jan 1931

Sources

  1. [S7] Ancestry London, England, Church of England Marriages and Banns, 1754-1932.
  2. [S3] GRO Indexes 1913/Q4 St Pancras Volume 1b Page 43.
  3. [S7] Ancestry Australia, Death Index, 1787-1985 - parents George and Mary.
  4. [S7] Ancestry England & Wales, National Probate Calendar (Index of Wills and Administrations), 1858-1966, 1973-1995.

Kathleen Ruth Langrish

F, b. 1887, d. 1 February 1938
Reference9507
Last Edited5 Aug 2018
     Kathleen Ruth Langrish was born in 1887 in Binsted, Hampshire, England.1 She was the daughter of George Langrish and Mary Jane Messenger. She was the daughter of George Langrish and Mary Jane Langrish in the 1891 census Wyatt House, Binsted, Hampshire, England.2 She was listed as the sister in law of George Gunner Chalcraft and Beatrice Mary Chalcraft in the 1911 census in Hay Place, Binsted, Hampshire, England.3 She married George Gunner Chalcraft in 1925 in Alton, Hampshire, England.4 She died on 1 February 1938 in Church Street, Salisbury, Wiltshire, England, her usual address was Old Manor, Salisbury.5,6 Her estate was probated on 1 March 1938 in London to her husband George Gunner Chalcraft a retired farmer. His effects were valued at $463 12s 6d.6

Family

George Gunner Chalcraft b. 1869, d. 18 Feb 1949

Sources

  1. [S3] GRO Indexes 1887/Q3 Alton Volume 2c Page 1.
  2. [S41891] UK Census 1891 (RG12) - 5 April 1891 RG12 Piece 952 Folio 25 Pages 3 and 4.
  3. [S41911] UK Census 1911 (RG14) - 2 April 1911 RG14PN6224 RG78PN295 RD108 SD2 ED3 SN9.
  4. [S3] GRO Indexes 1925/Q2 Alton Volume 2c Page 432.
  5. [S3] GRO Indexes 1938/Q1 Salisbury Volume 5a Page 197 age 50.
  6. [S7] Ancestry England & Wales, National Probate Calendar (Index of Wills and Administrations), 1858-1966, 1973-1995.

George Gunner Chalcraft

M, b. 1869, d. 18 February 1949
Reference9508
Last Edited10 Aug 2018
     George Gunner Chalcraft was born in 1869 in Alton, Hampshire, England. He married Beatrice Mary Langrish, daughter of George Langrish and Jemima Kersley Complin, in 1898 in Alton, Hampshire, England.1 He was listed as head of household in the 1911 census in Hay Place, Binsted, Hampshire, England. George was a farmer living with his wife and daughter, His sister in law Kathleen was acting as governess with three servants.2 His wife Beatrice died on 3 June 1922 in Hay Place, Binsted, Hampshire, England.3 He received the probate of the estate of Beatrice Mary Chalcraft on 31 July 1922.3 He married Kathleen Ruth Langrish, daughter of George Langrish and Mary Jane Messenger, in 1925 in Alton, Hampshire, England.4 His wife Kathleen died on 1 February 1938 in Church Street, Salisbury, Wiltshire, England.5,3 He died on 18 February 1949 in Inwood Cottage Hospital, Alton, Hampshire, England.6,3 His estate was probated on 13 May 1949 in London to Maurice Kenric Franks a coal merchant and William Bradley Trimmer a solicitor. His effects were valued at £12,996 16s 1d.3

Family 1

Beatrice Mary Langrish b. 1870, d. 3 Jun 1922
Child

Family 2

Kathleen Ruth Langrish b. 1887, d. 1 Feb 1938

Sources

  1. [S3] GRO Indexes 1898/Q2 Alton Volume 2c Page 360a.
  2. [S41911] UK Census 1911 (RG14) - 2 April 1911 RG14PN6224 RG78PN295 RD108 SD2 ED3 SN9.
  3. [S7] Ancestry England & Wales, National Probate Calendar (Index of Wills and Administrations), 1858-1966, 1973-1995.
  4. [S3] GRO Indexes 1925/Q2 Alton Volume 2c Page 432.
  5. [S3] GRO Indexes 1938/Q1 Salisbury Volume 5a Page 197 age 50.
  6. [S7] Ancestry 1949/Q1 Alton Volume 6b Page 60 age 80.

Miriam Alice Langwith Chalcraft

F, b. 20 July 1899, d. 1997
Reference9509
Last Edited5 Aug 2018
     Miriam Alice Langwith Chalcraft was born on 20 July 1899 in Binsted, Hampshire, England.1 She was the daughter of George Gunner Chalcraft and Beatrice Mary Langrish. She was the daughter of George Gunner Chalcraft and Beatrice Mary Chalcraft in the 1911 census in Hay Place, Binsted, Hampshire, England.2 She married Maurice K Franks in 1925 in Alton, Hampshire, England.3 She died in 1997 in Tunbridge Wells, Kent, England.4

Sources

  1. [S3] GRO Indexes 1899/Q3 Alton Volume 2c Page 168.
  2. [S41911] UK Census 1911 (RG14) - 2 April 1911 RG14PN6224 RG78PN295 RD108 SD2 ED3 SN9.
  3. [S3] GRO Indexes 1925/Q2 Alton Volume 2c Page 435.
  4. [S3] GRO Indexes 1997/Q1 Tunbridge Wells Reg C12 district 5761C age 97.

Maurice K Franks

M
Reference9510
Last Edited5 Aug 2018
     Maurice K Franks married Miriam Alice Langwith Chalcraft, daughter of George Gunner Chalcraft and Beatrice Mary Langrish, in 1925 in Alton, Hampshire, England.1

Family

Miriam Alice Langwith Chalcraft b. 20 Jul 1899, d. 1997

Sources

  1. [S3] GRO Indexes 1925/Q2 Alton Volume 2c Page 435.

Ella Muriel Langrish

F, b. 1 January 1890, d. 3 January 1948
Reference9511
Last Edited5 Aug 2018
     Ella Muriel Langrish was born on 1 January 1890 in Binsted, Hampshire, England.1 She was the daughter of George Langrish and Mary Jane Messenger. She married John Manners in 1919 in Sunderland, Durham, England.2 Her husband John died before 1939. On 29 September 1939 in the National Register Ella was listed as living at St Albans, Hertfordshire, England, Ella was a housekeeper.3 She died on 3 January 1948 in 169 Hatfield Road, St Albans, Hertfordshire, England, at age 58.4,5 Her estate was probated on 30 January 1948 in London to Lucy Manners a spinster and George Ronald Roddam a solicitor. Her effects were valued at £859 8s 2d.5

Family

John Manners d. b 1939
Child
  • John L Manners

Sources

  1. [S3] GRO Indexes 1890/Q1 Alton Volume 2c Page 159.
  2. [S3] GRO Indexes 1919/Q2 Sunderland Volume 10a Page 1612.
  3. [S41939] National Register - 29 September 1939 TNA_R39_1630_1630H_006.
  4. [S3] GRO Indexes 1948/Q1 St Albans Volume 4b Page 145 age 58.
  5. [S7] Ancestry England & Wales, National Probate Calendar (Index of Wills and Administrations), 1858-1966, 1973-1995.

John Manners

M, d. before 1939
Reference9512
Last Edited5 Aug 2018
     John Manners married Ella Muriel Langrish, daughter of George Langrish and Mary Jane Messenger, in 1919 in Sunderland, Durham, England.1 He died before 1939.

Family

Ella Muriel Langrish b. 1 Jan 1890, d. 3 Jan 1948
Child
  • John L Manners

Sources

  1. [S3] GRO Indexes 1919/Q2 Sunderland Volume 10a Page 1612.

Barbara Langrish

F, b. 1891
Reference9514
Last Edited5 Aug 2018
     Barbara Langrish was born in 1891 in Alton, Hampshire, England.1 She was the daughter of George Langrish and Mary Jane Messenger. She was the daughter of George Langrish and Mary Jane Langrish in the 1891 census Wyatt House, Binsted, Hampshire, England.2

Sources

  1. [S3] GRO Indexes 1891/Q1 Alton Volume 2c Page 166.
  2. [S41891] UK Census 1891 (RG12) - 5 April 1891 RG12 Piece 952 Folio 25 Pages 3 and 4.

George Bruford

M, b. circa 1837, d. 31 March 1903
Reference9515
Last Edited15 Oct 2018
     George Bruford was born circa 1837 in Chiddon, Somerset, England. It was reported in the West Surrey Times of 14 August 1869 that George and Fanny eloped at an early hour of 7 August 1869. George was a dashing farmer from Cranleigh and had repeatedly requested the hand of Fanny, but her father had rejected him and placed his daughter under the most rigid surveilance. Fanny managed to escape and with a conveyance in readiness and with friends ready to aid, the couple were conveyed under good escort to London where they were married at St Martin in the Fields in Westminster that day.1,2,3 He was listed as head of household in the 1871 census in Hollist, Cranleigh, Surrey, England. George was a farmer of 530 acres employing 12 men 8 women and 5 boys living with his wife, his sister in law was visiting with two servants.4 He died on 31 March 1903 in Harefield Valley, Uxbridge, Middlesex, England.5 His estate was probated on 27 October 1903 in London to his widow Fanny Ellen Bruford. His effects were valued at £542 2s 1d.5

Family

Fanny Ellen Messenger b. 1851

Sources

  1. [S3] GRO Indexes 1869/Q3 Strand Volme 1b Page 869.
  2. [S7] Ancestry England, Select Marriages, 1538–1973 - no image.
  3. [S9] Find my past website West Surrey Times 14 August 1869.
  4. [S41871] UK Census 1871 (RG10) - 2 April 1871 RG10 Piece 825 Folio 74 Page 2.
  5. [S7] Ancestry England & Wales, National Probate Calendar (Index of Wills and Administrations), 1858-1966, 1973-1995.

Helen Priscilla Stephenson

F, b. 14 April 1875, d. 19 December 1942
Reference9516
Last Edited5 Aug 2018
     Helen Priscilla Stephenson was born on 14 April 1875. She married Walter James Messenger, son of William Messenger and Ellen Newman, on 27 September 1898 in St Marys, Guildford, Surrey, England, after the banns had been read. The ceremony was witnessed by Fred Atkinson, Margaret Stephenso, Helen S Messenger and J H Stephenson. Walter was a Merchant and his father William was a Gentleman. Helen 's father Thomas Henry Stephenson was a Merchant.1,2 She was the wife of Walter James Messenger in the 1911 census in 33 Carlingford Road, Hampstead, London, England. Walter was a managing clerk living with his wife, son and two visitors.3 On 29 September 1939 in the National Register Helen was listed as living at 74 Lower Flat, Braemor Road, Hove, Sussex, England, with her husband Walter. Walter was a retired clerk.4 She died on 19 December 1942 in 16 Wish Road, Hove, Sussex, England, at age 67 her usual address was 74 Braemore Road in Hove.5,6 Her estate was probated on 13 February 1943 in Lewes to National Provincial Bank Ltd. Her effects were valued at 31,445 13s 4d.6

Family

Walter James Messenger b. 18 Dec 1867, d. 2 Jul 1956
Child

Sources

  1. [S7] Ancestry Surrey, England, Church of England Marriages, 1754-1937.
  2. [S3] GRO Indexes 1898/Q3 Guildford Volume 2a Page 133.
  3. [S41911] UK Census 1911 (RG14) - 2 April 1911 RG14PN599 RG78PN22 RD8 SD1 ED9 SN102.
  4. [S41939] National Register - 29 September 1939 tna_r39_2516_2516d_025.
  5. [S3] GRO Indexes 1942/Q4 Hove Volume 2b Page 414 age 67.
  6. [S7] Ancestry England & Wales, National Probate Calendar (Index of Wills and Administrations), 1858-1966, 1973-1995.

Jack Stephenson Messenger

M, b. 1900, d. 1 November 1944
Reference9517
Last Edited10 Aug 2018
     Jack Stephenson Messenger was born in 1900 in Kingston upon Thames, Surrey, England. He was the son of Walter James Messenger and Helen Priscilla Stephenson. He was the son of Walter James Messenger and Helen Priscilla Messenger in the 1911 census in 33 Carlingford Road, Hampstead, London, England.1 Jack sailed from Liverpool on 12 May 1923 on board the ship Troilus bound for Singapore. He was an Assistant and gave his address as Netherglen, London Road, Redhill in Surrey.2 He married Georgina Isabel Cole in 1926 in Fylde, Lancashire, England.3 Jack and Georgina sailed 1st class from Liverpool on 6 November 1926 on board the ship Agapenor bound for Singapore. Jack was a clerk and they gave their address as 85 London Road, Redhill in Surrey.2 Jack Georgina and baby Peter returned to UK arriving 1st class in London on 6 November 1929 on board the ship Hector from Singapore.4 Jack and Georgina sailed 1st class with their son Peter James from Liverpool on 1 March 1930 on board the ship Patroclus bound for Singapore, giving their address as 85 London Road in Redhill. Jack was a clerk.5 Jack and Georgina sailed from Liverpool on 4 September 1937 bound for Sinapore on board the ship Aeneas. They gave their address as 1 Heathield Road in Acton. Jack was a shipping Assistant.2 He died on 1 November 1944 in Muntok, Banka Island, Sumatra, from maleria. Jack was listed as a civilian death working for Mansfield and Co Ltd. and an air raid warden. His home address was 24 First Avenue in Hove or 83 Carlisle Road in Hove.6,7,8 His estate was probated on 21 May 1947 in London Administration limited papers with will to his widow Georgina Messenger. His effects were valued at £3,455 2s 7d and resealed in Singapore n 23 September 1947.8

Family

Georgina Isabel Cole b. 10 Jan 1898, d. Oct 1990
Child

Sources

  1. [S41911] UK Census 1911 (RG14) - 2 April 1911 RG14PN599 RG78PN22 RD8 SD1 ED9 SN102.
  2. [S7] Ancestry UK, Outward Passenger Lists, 1890-1960.
  3. [S3] GRO Indexes 1926/Q3 Fylde Volume 8e Page 1633.
  4. [S7] Ancestry UK, Incoming Passenger Lists, 1878-1960.
  5. [S7] Ancestry UK, Outward Passenger Lists, 1890-1960.
  6. [S7] Ancestry UK, WWII Civilian Deaths, 1939-1945.
  7. [S7] Ancestry UK, Foreign and Overseas Registers of British Subjects, 1628-1969 -
    Piece 132: Malaya, Borneo and Sarawak: Deaths, 1941-1945.
  8. [S7] Ancestry England & Wales, National Probate Calendar (Index of Wills and Administrations), 1858-1966, 1973-1995.

Georgina Isabel Cole

F, b. 10 January 1898, d. October 1990
Reference9518
Last Edited10 Aug 2018
     Georgina Isabel Cole was born on 10 January 1898 in Castle Ward, Northumberland, England.1 She married Jack Stephenson Messenger, son of Walter James Messenger and Helen Priscilla Stephenson, in 1926 in Fylde, Lancashire, England.2 Jack and Georgina sailed 1st class from Liverpool on 6 November 1926 on board the ship Agapenor bound for Singapore. Jack was a clerk and they gave their address as 85 London Road, Redhill in Surrey.3 Jack Georgina and baby Peter returned to UK arriving 1st class in London on 6 November 1929 on board the ship Hector from Singapore.4 Jack and Georgina sailed 1st class with their son Peter James from Liverpool on 1 March 1930 on board the ship Patroclus bound for Singapore, giving their address as 85 London Road in Redhill. Jack was a clerk.5 Jack and Georgina sailed from Liverpool on 4 September 1937 bound for Sinapore on board the ship Aeneas. They gave their address as 1 Heathield Road in Acton. Jack was a shipping Assistant.3 Her husband Jack died on 1 November 1944 in Muntok, Banka Island, Sumatra.6,7,8 She died in October 1990 in Chiltern, Buckinghamshire, England, at age 92.9

Family

Jack Stephenson Messenger b. 1900, d. 1 Nov 1944
Child

Sources

  1. [S3] GRO Indexes 1898/Q1 Castle Ward Volume 10b Page 333.
  2. [S3] GRO Indexes 1926/Q3 Fylde Volume 8e Page 1633.
  3. [S7] Ancestry UK, Outward Passenger Lists, 1890-1960.
  4. [S7] Ancestry UK, Incoming Passenger Lists, 1878-1960.
  5. [S7] Ancestry UK, Outward Passenger Lists, 1890-1960.
  6. [S7] Ancestry UK, WWII Civilian Deaths, 1939-1945.
  7. [S7] Ancestry UK, Foreign and Overseas Registers of British Subjects, 1628-1969 -
    Piece 132: Malaya, Borneo and Sarawak: Deaths, 1941-1945.
  8. [S7] Ancestry England & Wales, National Probate Calendar (Index of Wills and Administrations), 1858-1966, 1973-1995.
  9. [S3] GRO Indexes October 1990 Chiltern and South Bucks Volume 19 Page 1079 age 92.

Peter James Messenger

M, b. circa 1929
Reference9519
Last Edited10 Aug 2018
     Peter James Messenger was born circa 1929. He was the son of Jack Stephenson Messenger and Georgina Isabel Cole. Jack Georgina and baby Peter returned to UK arriving 1st class in London on 6 November 1929 on board the ship Hector from Singapore.1 Jack and Georgina sailed 1st class with their son Peter James from Liverpool on 1 March 1930 on board the ship Patroclus bound for Singapore, giving their address as 85 London Road in Redhill. Jack was a clerk.2

Sources

  1. [S7] Ancestry UK, Incoming Passenger Lists, 1878-1960.
  2. [S7] Ancestry UK, Outward Passenger Lists, 1890-1960.

James William Trevor Constable

M, b. 1937, d. 27 August 2008
Reference9520
Last Edited19 Aug 2018
     James William Trevor Constable was born in 1937 in Camberwell, London, England.1 He married Valerie Eileen Wood, daughter of Henry Ernest Frederick Wood and Kathleen Maud Nash, in 1963 in Surrey, England.2 Kathleen M Wood lived with her daughter Valerie and James Constable at 60 The Chase, Beddington after her husband died.3 He died on 27 August 2008 in Croydon, Surrey, England.4

Family

Valerie Eileen Wood
Children
  • Karen Constable
  • Julie Constable

Sources

  1. [S3] GRO Indexes 1937/Q4 Camberwell Volume 1d Page 684 - mother Stagg.
  2. [S3] GRO Indexes 1963/Q3 Surrey Mid Easter Volume 5g Page 1385.
  3. [S7] Ancestry Sutton, Surrey, England, Electoral Registers, 1931-1970.
  4. [S7] Ancestry England and Wales, Death Index, 2007-2015 - age 70.