Sarah Elizabeth Wake1

F, b. 4 July 1874, d. 13 November 1962
Reference14676
Last Edited9 Nov 2021
     Sarah Elizabeth Wake was born on 4 July 1874 in Walsingham, Norfolk, England.2,3 She married Henry Huntley on 21 May 1907 in All Saints, Witley, Surrey, England, after he banns had been read. The ceremony was winessed by Audrey Jane Ridsdale and Kathleen Anne Huntley. Henry was listed as a gardener and his father also Henry was a mechanic. Sarah's father Walter Wake was a labourer. They had met in Milford where he was a gardener and she a lady's maid and moved after their first son, Henry was born to Shamley Green.1,4,5 On 29 September 1939 in the National Register Sarah was listed as living at Woodlands Cottage, Shamley Green, Surrey, England, with her husband Henry. Henry was a gardener and ARP Warden.6 Her husband Henry died in 1950 in Fir Tree Cottages, Vale Road, Ash Vale, Surrey, England.1,2 She died on 13 November 1962 in 7 College Hilll Terrace, Haslemere, Surrey, England, at age 88.2,7 She was buried on 19 November 1962 in Christ Church, Shamley Green, Surrey, England, in plot B10.2 Her estate was probated on 17 December 1962 in London to her son Henry Huntley a coachbuilder. Her effects were valued at £414 15s 10d.7

Family

Henry Huntley b. 1 Jul 1876, d. 1950
Children

Sources

  1. [S1] Wonersh History Society Archives Childhood at SHamley Green by Frank Huntley.
  2. [S1] Wonersh History Society Archives CC Regs.
  3. [S3] GRO Indexes 1874/Q3 Walsingham Volume 4b Page 278.
  4. [S3] GRO Indexes 1907/Q2 Hambledon Volume 2a Page 342.
  5. [S7] Ancestry Surrey, England, Church of England Marriages and Banns, 1754-1937.
  6. [S41939] National Register - 29 September 1939 tna_r39_1955_1955i_010.
  7. [S7] Ancestry England & Wales, National Probate Calendar (Index of Wills and Administrations), 1858-1995.

Ronald Frank Huntley

M, b. 25 March 1942, d. 31 October 1998
Reference14677
Last Edited9 Nov 2021
     Ronald Frank Huntley was born on 25 March 1942 in Surrey, England.1 He was the son of Henry Huntley and Edith Muriel Blythe. He married Patricia Wendy Payne in 1962 in Surrey, England.2 He died on 31 October 1998 in Hove, Sussex, England, at age 56.3,4

Family

Patricia Wendy Payne b. 7 Nov 1941, d. May 2003

Sources

  1. [S3] GRO Indexes 942/Q1 Surrey SW Volume 2a Page 1003 - mother Blythe.
  2. [S3] GRO Indexes 1962/Q1 Surrey South Western Volume 5g Page 1962.
  3. [S3] GRO Indexes November 1998 Brighton Reg E1B District 4521E Entry 8 age 56.
  4. [S7] Ancestry.

Patricia Wendy Payne1

F, b. 7 November 1941, d. May 2003
Reference14678
Last Edited9 Nov 2021
     Patricia Wendy Payne was born on 7 November 1941 in Surrey, England.2 She married Ronald Frank Huntley, son of Henry Huntley and Edith Muriel Blythe, in 1962 in Surrey, England.1 She married Bernard C W Ambrose in 1973 in Surrey, England.3 She died in May 2003 in Surrey, England, at age 61.4

Family 1

Ronald Frank Huntley b. 25 Mar 1942, d. 31 Oct 1998

Sources

  1. [S3] GRO Indexes 1962/Q1 Surrey South Western Volume 5g Page 1962.
  2. [S3] GRO Indexes 1941/Q4 Surrey South Western Volume 2a Page 940 - mother Smelling.
  3. [S3] GRO Indexes 1973Q2 Surrey South Western Volume 5g Page 1331.
  4. [S3] GRO Indexes May 2003 West Surrey Reg A15B District 761/1A Entry 25.

Bernard C W Ambrose1

M
Reference14679
Last Edited9 Nov 2021
     Bernard C W Ambrose married Patricia Wendy Payne in 1973 in Surrey, England.1

Family

Patricia Wendy Payne b. 7 Nov 1941, d. May 2003

Sources

  1. [S3] GRO Indexes 1973Q2 Surrey South Western Volume 5g Page 1331.

Henry Boykett Fentum

M, b. 12 March 1812, d. 1894
Reference14680
Last Edited12 Apr 2022
     Henry Boykett Fentum was born on 12 March 1812 in St Martins, Middlesex, England.1 He was baptised on 5 April 1812 in St Martin in the Fields, Westminster, London, England, his parents were Jonathan and Mary Ann Fentum. He married Emma Boykett on 5 August 1837 in All Saints, Kingston upon Thames, Surrey, England, after a licence had been issued. The ceremony was witnessed by John Boykett, Elizabeth Boykett and Mary Ann Boykett. Henry was a Teacher of Music, his father Jonathan Fentum was a music setter. Emma's father Henry Fentum was listed as a Gentleman.1,2 He was listed as head of household in the 1841 census in Spring Field, Lambeth, London, England. Henry was living with his wife, son Henry, servant Emma Evans aged 15 and George Wright age 20.3 He was listed as head of household in the 1851 census in Victoria Road, Kingston upon Thames, Surrey, England. Henry was a music seller living with his wife and children.4 He was listed as head of household in the 1861 census in Chinthurst, Wonersh, Surrey, England. Henry was a fundholder living with his wife and daughters.5 Henry wrote a letter to the Editor about smallpox and vaccinations on 17 January 1782 which was published In the Surrey Advertiser 27 January 1872.6 His wife Emma died in 1875 in Hambledon, Surrey, England.7 He appeared in the 1881 census in Artington Cottage, Guildford, Surrey, England. Listed as a lodger and Captain in the Rifle volunteers. He had lost sight in one of his eyes and 14 teeth.8 He died in 1894 in Portsea Island, Hampshire, England.9

Family

Emma Boykett b. c 1819, d. 1875
Children

Sources

  1. [S1] Wonersh History Society Archives Census records.
  2. [S7] Ancestry Surrey, England, Church of England Marriages and Banns, 1754-1937.
  3. [S41841] UK Census 1841 (HO107) - 1 June 1841 HO107 Piece 1055 Book 9 Folio 27 Page 8.
  4. [S41851] UK Census 1851 (HO107) - 30 March 1851 HO107 Piece 1603 Folio 351 Page 14.
  5. [S41861] UK Census 1861 (RG9) - 7 April 1861 RG9 Piece 438 Folio 184 Pages 8 and 9.
  6. [S15] Newspaper article Surrey Advertiser 27 January 1872.
  7. [S3] GRO Indexes 1875/Q1 Hambledon Volume 2a Page 93 age 55.
  8. [S41881] UK Census 1881 (RG11) - 3 April 1881 RG11 Piece 778 Folio 70 Page 17.
  9. [S3] GRO Indexes 1894/Q3 Portsea Island Volume 2b Page 274 age 82.

Emma Boykett1

F, b. circa 1819, d. 1875
Reference14681
Last Edited12 Apr 2022
     Emma Boykett was born circa 1819 in Hayes, Middlesex, England.1 She married Henry Boykett Fentum on 5 August 1837 in All Saints, Kingston upon Thames, Surrey, England, after a licence had been issued. The ceremony was witnessed by John Boykett, Elizabeth Boykett and Mary Ann Boykett. Henry was a Teacher of Music, his father Jonathan Fentum was a music setter. Emma's father Henry Fentum was listed as a Gentleman.1,2 She was the wife of Henry Boykett Fentum in the 1841 census in Spring Field, Lambeth, London, England. Henry was living with his wife, son Henry, servant Emma Evans aged 15 and George Wright age 20.3 She was the wife of Henry Boykett Fentum in the 1851 census in Victoria Road, Kingston upon Thames, Surrey, England. Henry was a music seller living with his wife and children.4 She was the wife of Henry Boykett Fentum in the 1861 census in Chinthurst, Wonersh, Surrey, England. Henry was a fundholder living with his wife and daughters.5 She died in 1875 in Hambledon, Surrey, England.6

Family

Henry Boykett Fentum b. 12 Mar 1812, d. 1894
Children

Sources

  1. [S1] Wonersh History Society Archives Census records.
  2. [S7] Ancestry Surrey, England, Church of England Marriages and Banns, 1754-1937.
  3. [S41841] UK Census 1841 (HO107) - 1 June 1841 HO107 Piece 1055 Book 9 Folio 27 Page 8.
  4. [S41851] UK Census 1851 (HO107) - 30 March 1851 HO107 Piece 1603 Folio 351 Page 14.
  5. [S41861] UK Census 1861 (RG9) - 7 April 1861 RG9 Piece 438 Folio 184 Pages 8 and 9.
  6. [S3] GRO Indexes 1875/Q1 Hambledon Volume 2a Page 93 age 55.

Emma Fentum1

F, b. 1843
Reference14682
Last Edited4 Mar 2022
     Emma Fentum was born in 1843 in Wandsworth, London, England.2 She was the daughter of Henry Boykett Fentum and Emma Boykett.1 She was the daughter of Henry Boykett Fentum and Emma Fentum in the 1851 census in Victoria Road, Kingston upon Thames, Surrey, England.3 She was the daughter of Henry Boykett Fentum and Emma Fentum in the 1861 census in Chinthurst, Wonersh, Surrey, England.4 She married William Clement Jupp on 17 October 1867 in St John the Baptsit, Wonersh, Surrey, England, after a licence had been issued. The ceremony was witnessed by Henry Fentum, Emma Fentum and Alice Fentum. William was a wine merchant, his father John Jupp was a farmer. Emma's father Henry Fentum was listed as a gentleman.5

Sources

  1. [S1] Wonersh History Society Archives Census records.
  2. [S3] GRO Indexes 1843/Q3 Lambeth Volume 4 Page 211 - mother Boykett.
  3. [S41851] UK Census 1851 (HO107) - 30 March 1851 HO107 Piece 1603 Folio 351 Page 14.
  4. [S41861] UK Census 1861 (RG9) - 7 April 1861 RG9 Piece 438 Folio 184 Pages 8 and 9.
  5. [S1] Wonersh History Society Archives St J Regs.

Alice Fentum1

F, b. 1850, d. 1871
Reference14683
Last Edited4 Mar 2022
     Alice Fentum was born in 1850 in Kingston upon Thames, Surrey, England.2 She was the daughter of Henry Boykett Fentum and Emma Boykett.1 She was the daughter of Henry Boykett Fentum and Emma Fentum in the 1851 census in Victoria Road, Kingston upon Thames, Surrey, England.3 She was the daughter of Henry Boykett Fentum and Emma Fentum in the 1861 census in Chinthurst, Wonersh, Surrey, England.4 She married Frederick Henry Phillips on 14 February 1870 in St John the Evangelist, Guildford, Surrey, England, after a licence had been issued. The ceremony was witnessed by James Alfred Phillips and Mary Davey. Frederick was a brewer's clerk. His father Henry Phillips was a tailor. Alice's father Henry Fentum was listed as a Gentleman.5,6 She was the wife of Frederick Henry Phillips in the 1871 census in Shalford Common, Shalford, Surrey, England. Frederick was a brewers commercial clerk living with his wife and daughter with one servant.7 She was buried on 12 December 1871 in St Mary the Virgin, Shalford, Surrey, England, she was just 21 years old and died probably giving or shortly after the birth of her son Henry.8 She died in 1871 in Shalford, Surrey, England.

Family

Frederick Henry Phillips b. c 1846, d. 1889
Children

Sources

  1. [S1] Wonersh History Society Archives Census records.
  2. [S3] GRO Indexes 1850/Q4 Kingston Volume 4 Page 236 - mother Boykett.
  3. [S41851] UK Census 1851 (HO107) - 30 March 1851 HO107 Piece 1603 Folio 351 Page 14.
  4. [S41861] UK Census 1861 (RG9) - 7 April 1861 RG9 Piece 438 Folio 184 Pages 8 and 9.
  5. [S7] Ancestry Surrey, England, Church of England Marriages and Banns, 1754-1937.
  6. [S3] GRO Indexes 1870/Q1 Guildford Volume 2a Page 72.
  7. [S41871] UK Census 1871 (RG10) - 2 April 1871 RG10 Piece 826 Folio 44 Page 3.
  8. [S7] Ancestry Surrey, England, Church of England Burials, 1813-1997.
  9. [S7] Ancestry Surrey, England, Church of England Baptisms, 1813-1917.

George Waldron Bruford

M, b. 1864, d. 1939
Reference14684
Last Edited19 Nov 2021
     George Waldron Bruford was born in 1864 in Bradfield, Berkshire, England.1 He was the son of George Bruford and Caroline Elizabeth Waldron. He was the son of George Bruford and Fanny Ellen Bruford in the 1881 census in 2 Wakehurst, Cranleigh, Surrey, England.2 He married Nellie Ford in 1890 in East Preston, Sussex, England.3 He was listed as head of household in the 1901 census in Devonshire House, Heene, Sussex, England. George was a wine manager living with his wife and niece Elsie Hewer.4 He was listed as head of household in the 1911 census in Rowlands Road, Worthing, Sussex, England. George was listed as married and working as a manager to a wine merchant. Nellie was staying in Margate with Albert Ford Hewer and his family, she was their Aunt.5 He died in 1939 in Worthing, Sussex, England.6

Family

Nellie Ford b. c 1866, d. 24 Oct 1940

Sources

  1. [S3] GRO Indexes 1864/Q4 Bradfield Volume 2c Page 306 - mother Waldron.
  2. [S41881] UK Census 1881 (RG11) - 3 April 1881 RG11 Piece 792 Folio 89 Page 10.
  3. [S3] GRO Indexes 1890/Q1 East Preston Volume 2b Page 440.
  4. [S41901] UK Census 1901 (RG13) - 31 March 1901 RG13 Piece 960 Folio 45 Page 32.
  5. [S41911] UK Census 1911 (RG14) - 2 April 1911 rg14_05339_0359_03.
  6. [S3] GRO Indexes 1939/Q2 Worthing Volume 2b Page 504 age 74.

Caroline Elizabeth Waldron

F, b. circa 1842, d. 1864
Reference14685
Last Edited19 Nov 2021
     Caroline Elizabeth Waldron was born circa 1842. She married George Bruford in 1863 in Islington, London, England.1 She died in 1864 in Bradford, Berkshire, England.2

Family

George Bruford b. 1836, d. 31 Mar 1903
Child

Sources

  1. [S3] GRO Indexes 1863/Q4 Islington Volume 1b Page 422.
  2. [S3] GRO Indexes 1864/Q4 Bradfield Volume 2c Page 212.

Dorothy Ethel Bruford

F, b. 6 August 1882
Reference14686
Last Edited21 Nov 2021
     Dorothy Ethel Bruford was born in 1882 in Cranleigh, Surrey, England.1 She was baptised on 6 August 1882 in St Nicolas, Cranleigh, Surrey, England, her father was a brewer.2 She was the daughter of George Bruford and Fanny Ellen Messenger.

Sources

  1. [S3] GRO Indexes 1882/Q2 Hambledon Volume 2a Page 141 - mother Messenger.
  2. [S7] Ancestry Surrey, England, Church of England Baptisms, 1813-1917.

Charles Bamford

M, b. circa 1858, d. 4 October 1920
Reference14687
Last Edited19 Nov 2021
     Charles Bamford was born circa 1858 in Cookham, Buckinghamshire, England. He appeared in the household of George Bruford and Fanny Ellen Bruford in the 1901 census in Feathers Hotel, Rickmansworth, Hertfordshire, England. Charles was listed as boarding but a Hotel keeper.1 He married Fanny Ellen Messenger, daughter of William Messenger and Ellen Newman, in 1906 in Edmonton, Essex, England.2 He died on 4 October 1920 in 99 Hanley Road, Stoud Green, Islington, London, England.3,4 His estate was probated on 23 November 1920 in London to James Henry Lowe a Gentleman and George Cardwardine Francis a solicitor. His effects were valued at £671 5s 1d.4

Family

Fanny Ellen Messenger b. 1851, d. 1919

Sources

  1. [S41901] UK Census 1901 (RG13) - 31 March 1901 RG13 Piece 1322 Folio 16 Page 1.
  2. [S3] GRO Indexes 1906/Q1 Edmonton Volume 3a Page 626.
  3. [S3] GRO Indexes 1920/Q4 Islington Volume 1b Page 271 age 63.
  4. [S7] Ancestry England & Wales, National Probate Calendar (Index of Wills and Administrations), 1858-1995.

Clara Daisy Bruford1

F, b. 1876
Reference14688
Last Edited21 Nov 2021
     Clara Daisy Bruford was born in 1876 in Cranleigh, Surrey, England.1 She was the daughter of George Bruford and Fanny Ellen Messenger.1 She appeared as a boarder in the 1881 census in Baynards Hotel, Cranleigh, Surrey, England. Frederci, Maud, Clara and Kathleen were all boarding in the hotel. Their Governess Caroline Finley was with them.2 She married Clifford Frederick Moutrie on 11 July 1901 in West Hyde, Hertfordshire, England, after the banns had been read. The ceremony was witnessed by George Bruford, Kathleen Mary Bruford and Dorothy Ethel Bruford. Clifford was a clerk, his father Samuel Moutrie was a sculptor. Clara's father George Bruford was a publican.3

Family

Clifford Frederick Moutrie b. c 1874

Sources

  1. [S3] GRO Indexes 1876/Q2 Hambledon Volume 2a Page 143 - mother Messenger.
  2. [S41881] UK Census 1881 (RG11) - 3 April 1881 RG11 Piece 792 Folio 66 Page 8.
  3. [S9] Find my past website Marriages.

Kathleen May Bruford1

F, b. 1877
Reference14689
Last Edited21 Nov 2021
     Kathleen May Bruford was born in 1877 in Cranleigh, Surrey, England.1 She was the daughter of George Bruford and Fanny Ellen Messenger.1 She appeared as a boarder in the 1881 census in Baynards Hotel, Cranleigh, Surrey, England. Frederci, Maud, Clara and Kathleen were all boarding in the hotel. Their Governess Caroline Finley was with them.2 She married Arthur Herbert Breckon on 14 September 1904 in St Thomas, West Hyde, Hertfordshire, England, after the banns had been read. The ceremony was witnssed by Fanny Ellen Bruford and John George Breckon. Arthur was a school outfitter and his father William Breckon was described as a Gentleman. Kathleen's father George Bruford was listed as a publican.3

Family

Arthur Herbert Breckon b. c 1875

Sources

  1. [S3] GRO Indexes 1877/Q2 Hambledon Volume 2a Page 129 - mother Messenger.
  2. [S41881] UK Census 1881 (RG11) - 3 April 1881 RG11 Piece 792 Folio 66 Page 8.
  3. [S9] Find my past website Marriages.

Arthur Herbert Breckon1

M, b. circa 1875
Reference14690
Last Edited19 Nov 2021
     Arthur Herbert Breckon was born circa 1875.2 He married Kathleen May Bruford, daughter of George Bruford and Fanny Ellen Messenger, on 14 September 1904 in St Thomas, West Hyde, Hertfordshire, England, after the banns had been read. The ceremony was witnssed by Fanny Ellen Bruford and John George Breckon. Arthur was a school outfitter and his father William Breckon was described as a Gentleman. Kathleen's father George Bruford was listed as a publican.2

Family

Kathleen May Bruford b. 1877

Sources

  1. [S9] Find my past website.
  2. [S9] Find my past website Marriages.

Maud Bruford1

F, b. 1872
Reference14691
Last Edited7 Dec 2021
     Maud Bruford was born in 1872 in Cranleigh, Surrey, England.1 She was the daughter of George Bruford and Fanny Ellen Messenger.1 She appeared as a boarder in the 1881 census in Baynards Hotel, Cranleigh, Surrey, England. Frederci, Maud, Clara and Kathleen were all boarding in the hotel. Their Governess Caroline Finley was with them.2 She appeared in the 1891 census in Hullbrook, Shamley Green, Surrey, England, and was listed as niece of William Harry Messenger .3

Sources

  1. [S3] GRO Indexes 1872/Q3 Hambledon Volume 2a Page 127 - mother Messenger.
  2. [S41881] UK Census 1881 (RG11) - 3 April 1881 RG11 Piece 792 Folio 66 Page 8.
  3. [S41891] UK Census 1891 (RG12) - 5 April 1891 RG12 Piece 573 Folio 102 Page 14.

Clifford Frederick Moutrie1

M, b. circa 1874
Reference14692
Last Edited19 Nov 2021
     Clifford Frederick Moutrie was born circa 1874. He married Clara Daisy Bruford, daughter of George Bruford and Fanny Ellen Messenger, on 11 July 1901 in West Hyde, Hertfordshire, England, after the banns had been read. The ceremony was witnessed by George Bruford, Kathleen Mary Bruford and Dorothy Ethel Bruford. Clifford was a clerk, his father Samuel Moutrie was a sculptor. Clara's father George Bruford was a publican.1

Family

Clara Daisy Bruford b. 1876

Sources

  1. [S9] Find my past website Marriages.

Nellie Ford

F, b. circa 1866, d. 24 October 1940
Reference14693
Last Edited19 Nov 2021
     Nellie Ford was born circa 1866 in Hackney, London, England. She married George Waldron Bruford, son of George Bruford and Caroline Elizabeth Waldron, in 1890 in East Preston, Sussex, England.1 She was the wife of George Waldron Bruford in the 1901 census in Devonshire House, Heene, Sussex, England. George was a wine manager living with his wife and niece Elsie Hewer.2 She was listed as head of household in the 1911 census in 9 Riverton Villa, Addiscombe Road, Margate, Sussex, England. Nellie was staying with Albert Ford Hewer and his family, she was kllisted as their Aunt. Her husband was back home in Worthiing.3 Her husband George died in 1939 in Worthing, Sussex, England.4 She died on 24 October 1940 in 11 Valencia Road, Worthing, Sussex, England.5,6 Her estate was probated on 13 November 1940 in Llandudno to Trixie Joyce Hewer a spinster. Her effects were valued at £193 11s 10d.6

Family

George Waldron Bruford b. 1864, d. 1939

Sources

  1. [S3] GRO Indexes 1890/Q1 East Preston Volume 2b Page 440.
  2. [S41901] UK Census 1901 (RG13) - 31 March 1901 RG13 Piece 960 Folio 45 Page 32.
  3. [S41911] UK Census 1911 (RG14) - 2 April 1911 rg14_04491_0071_03.
  4. [S3] GRO Indexes 1939/Q2 Worthing Volume 2b Page 504 age 74.
  5. [S3] GRO Indexes 1940/Q4 Worthing Volume 2b Page 908 age 75.
  6. [S7] Ancestry England & Wales, National Probate Calendar (Index of Wills and Administrations), 1858-1995.

Blanche Simmons

F, b. circa 1896
Reference14694
Last Edited19 Nov 2021
     Blanche Simmons was born circa 1896 in Louisiana, USA. She married Philip Messenger, son of William Harry Messenger and Rose Gertrude Thurgood, on 6 October 1920 in Larado, Texus, USA, after a marriage licence had been issued in Manhattan, New York.1,2 She was the wife of Philip Messenger in the US 1940 census in Olmos Park, Bexar, Texas, USA.3

Family

Philip Messenger b. 11 Jan 1886, d. 16 Nov 1985
Child

Sources

  1. [S7] Ancestry U.S., Border Crossings from Mexico to U.S., 1895-1964.
  2. [S7] Ancestry New York, New York, U.S., Marriage License Indexes, 1907-2018.
  3. [S41940] US Census 1940 - 10 April 1940 No details - image saved under name.
  4. [S7] Ancestry U.S., Social Security Applications and Claims Index, 1936-2007.

William Philip Messenger1

M, b. 1928
Reference1695
Last Edited19 Nov 2021
     William Philip Messenger was born in 1928 in Texas, USA. He was the son of Philip Messenger and Blanche Simmons.1 He was the son of Philip Messenger and Blanche Messenger in the US 1940 census in Olmos Park, Bexar, Texas, USA.2

Sources

  1. [S7] Ancestry U.S., Social Security Applications and Claims Index, 1936-2007.
  2. [S41940] US Census 1940 - 10 April 1940 No details - image saved under name.

Julia Vera Daisy ...

F, b. 26 September 1899, d. 10 January 1964
Reference14696
Last Edited20 Nov 2021
     Julia Vera Daisy ... was born on 26 September 1899. She married Arthur Messenger, son of William Harry Messenger and Rose Gertrude Thurgood. Captain Arthur Messenger left England on board the ship Rawalpindi bound for Aden with his wife Julia and daughter Joan. He stated he was a steamship agent. Their address was listed as 150 Wymering Mansions, Maida Vale.1 Arthur and Julia (listed as Daisy) sailed from Aden arriving in the Port of London on 22 June 1929 on board the ship Macedonia. They gave their address as West Clandon, sailing 1st class and giving his occupation as a shipping agent.2 On 29 September 1939 in the National Register Julia was listed as living at Sunup, Elm Close, Eton, Buckinghamshire, England, with her husband Arthur. Arthue was a shipping agent and a Royal Navy Reserve Commander retired living with his wife and daughter.3 She died on 10 January 1964 in Hill Farm Lodge, Sherlock Row, Reading, Berkshire, England, at age 64.4,5 Her estate was probated on 23 March 1964 in London to her daughter Mrs Joan Rosina Evelyn Tapley. Her effects were valued at £7,226.5

Family

Arthur Messenger b. 11 Jan 1886, d. 24 Jan 1969
Child

Sources

  1. [S7] Ancestry UK and Ireland, Outward Passenger Lists, 1890-1960.
  2. [S7] Ancestry UK and Ireland, Incoming Passenger Lists, 1878-1960.
  3. [S41939] National Register - 29 September 1939 tna_r39_2148_2148g_011.
  4. [S3] GRO Indexes 1964/Q1 Maidenhead Volume 6a Page 18 age 64.
  5. [S7] Ancestry England & Wales, National Probate Calendar (Index of Wills and Administrations), 1858-1995.

Joan Rosina Evelyn Messenger

F, b. 12 December 1920
Reference14697
Last Edited19 Nov 2021
     Joan Rosina Evelyn Messenger was born on 12 December 1920 in St George, Hanover Square, London, England.1 She was the daughter of Arthur Messenger and Julia Vera Daisy ... Captain Arthur Messenger left England on board the ship Rawalpindi bound for Aden with his wife Julia and daughter Joan. He stated he was a steamship agent. Their address was listed as 150 Wymering Mansions, Maida Vale.2 On 29 September 1939 in the National Register Joan Rosina Evelyn Messenger was listed as living at Sunup, Elm Close, Eton, Buckinghamshire, England, with her parents.3 She married Rex H Tapley in 1943 in Westminster, London, England.4 Joan applied for a visa whiich was issued on 23 Novemver 1958 for her to fly BOAC to New York. Her passport number was 1754050 and her address was Hill Farm Lodge, Shurlock Row, Nr Reading Berkshire.5 She received the probate of the estate of Julia Vera Daisy Messenger on 23 March 1964.5

Family

Rex H Tapley

Sources

  1. [S3] GRO Indexes 1920/Q4 St George Hanover Square Volume 1a Page 39 - mother Toole.
  2. [S7] Ancestry UK and Ireland, Outward Passenger Lists, 1890-1960.
  3. [S41939] National Register - 29 September 1939 tna_r39_2148_2148g_011.
  4. [S3] GRO Indexes 1943/Q4 Westminster Volume 1a Page 729.
  5. [S7] Ancestry England & Wales, National Probate Calendar (Index of Wills and Administrations), 1858-1995.

Rex H Tapley

M
Reference14698
Last Edited19 Nov 2021
     Rex H Tapley married Joan Rosina Evelyn Messenger, daughter of Arthur Messenger and Julia Vera Daisy ..., in 1943 in Westminster, London, England.1

Family

Joan Rosina Evelyn Messenger b. 12 Dec 1920

Sources

  1. [S3] GRO Indexes 1943/Q4 Westminster Volume 1a Page 729.

George Goodchild1

M, b. 13 March 1849, d. 1915
Reference14699
Last Edited21 Nov 2021
     George Goodchild was born on 13 March 1849 in Wonersh, Surrey, England.1 He was baptised on 29 April 1849 his mother was Mary Goodchild a single mother.2 He married Rosa Messenger, daughter of William Messenger and Ellen Newman, in 1887 in Camberwell, London, England.1,3 He was listed as head of household in the 1901 census in Carter Paterson Yard, Lambeth, London, England. George was a horsekeeper Groom living with his wife and sons.4 He was listed as head of household in the 1911 census in Carter Paterson Depot, Back Lane, Eltham, Kent, England. George was a horse foreman living with hs wife and son Stanley.5 He died in 1915 in Woolwich, London, England.1

Family

Rosa Messenger b. 1854, d. 1930
Children

Sources

  1. [S7] Ancestry Find a Grave.
  2. [S1] Wonersh History Society Archives St J Regs.
  3. [S3] GRO Indexes 1887/Q2 Camberwell Volume 1d Page 1257.
  4. [S41901] UK Census 1901 (RG13) - 31 March 1901 RG13 Piece 427 Folio 106 Page 32.
  5. [S41911] UK Census 1911 (RG14) - 2 April 1911 rg14_02720_0443_03.

Elizabeth Ellis1

F
Reference14700
Last Edited20 Nov 2021
     Elizabeth Ellis was the daughter of Richard Street Ellis and Ann Whitbourn.1 She married Samuel Smitherman on 15 August 1823 in Holy Trinity, Guildford, Surrey, England, after a license had been issued. The ceremony was witnessed by Richard Street Ellis and Thomas Randall.2

Sources

  1. [S1] Wonersh History Society Archives Will of father Richard.
  2. [S1] Wonersh History Society Archives Wills - father Richard.