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Arthur Channing Abdy1

#28076, b. 1871, d. 1936
Last Edited=1 Mar 2012
     Arthur Channing Abdy was born in 1871 in Abingdon, Berkshire, England.1,2 He was the son of Albert Channing Abdy and Dora Merriman.1 He was baptised on 21 December 1871.1 Arthur died in 1936 in Reading, Berkshire, England.1,3

Sources of Information

  1. [S4500] Emails between Tony Goggins and Jan Cooper from 11 March 2003.
  2. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1871/Q4 Abingdon Volume 2c Page 277.
  3. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1936/Q4 Reading Volume 2c Page 422 age 64.

Dora Channing Abdy1

#28077, b. 16 November 1872, d. 1950
Last Edited=29 Feb 2012
     Dora Channing Abdy was born on 16 November 1872 in Stamford, Lincolnshire, England.1,2 She was the daughter of Albert Channing Abdy and Dora Merriman.1 She was baptised on 15 December 1872.1 In the census of 3 April 1881 in 36 High Street, Stamford, Lincolnshire, England, she was listed as the daughter of Albert Channing Abdy she was a scholar.3 Dora died in 1950 in Reading, Berkshire, England.1,4

Sources of Information

  1. [S4500] Emails between Tony Goggins and Jan Cooper from 11 March 2003.
  2. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1872/Q4 Stamford Volume 7a Page 311.
  3. [S41881] UK Census 1881 (RG11) - 3 April 1881 RG11 Piece 3192 Folio 78 Page 7.
  4. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1950/Q2 Reading Volume 6a Page 112 age 77.

Agnes St John Abdy1

#28078, b. 27 December 1873, d. 25 February 1954
Last Edited=31 Dec 2018
     Agnes St John Abdy was born on 27 December 1873 in Stamford, Lincolnshire, England.1,2 She was the daughter of Albert Channing Abdy and Dora Merriman.1 She was baptised on 27 January 1874.1 In the census of 3 April 1881 in 36 High Street, Stamford, Lincolnshire, England, she was listed as the daughter of Albert Channing Abdy she was a scholar.3 She married Ernest Cecil Clark Firth on 17 August 1898 in Brugges, Belgium, Ernest's parents were Raymond Firth and Emma Rebecca Clark.1,4 In the census of 31 March 1901 in 8 Central Beach, Lytham St Annes, Lancashire, England, she was listed as the lodger of Ellen Moore. Ernest, Agnes and their son were all lodging together with a lady Lucy M Firth aged 23, possibly his sister. Ernest was a Barrister at Law.5 In the census of 2 April 1911 in 9 West Cliff Terrace, Preston, Lancashire, England, she was listed as the wife of Ernest Cecil Clark Firth.6 On 29 September 1933 in the National Register Agnes was listed as living at The Priory, Garstang, Lancashire, England with her husband Ernest. Ernest was a retired Barrister at law.7 Her husband Ernest died on 2 February 1953 in The Priory, Garstang, Lancashire, England, aged 86.8,9 She witnessed the probate of the estate of Ernest Cecil Clark Firth on 14 April 1953.9 Agnes died on 25 February 1954 in 12a Bushell Place, Preston, Lancashire, England, aged 80.10,9 Her estate was probated on 20 May 1954 in Liverpool to Gilbert Hull a solicitor. Her effects were valued at £25,693 9s 4d.9

Children of Agnes St John Abdy and Ernest Cecil Clark Firth

Sources of Information

  1. [S4500] Emails between Tony Goggins and Jan Cooper from 11 March 2003.
  2. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1874/Q1 Stamford Volume 7a Page 331.
  3. [S41881] UK Census 1881 (RG11) - 3 April 1881 RG11 Piece 3192 Folio 78 Page 7.
  4. [S7] Ancestry.com - West Flanders, Belgium, Civil Registration, 1797-1900 - no image.
  5. [S41901] UK Census 1901 (RG13) - 31 March 1901 RG13 Piece 3966 Folio 48 Page 12.
  6. [S41911] UK Census 1911 (RG14) - 2 April 1911 RG14 Piece 25321 RG78 Piece 1448 Regisatration District 476 Sub District 4 Enumeration District 18 Schedule Number 39.
  7. [S41939] National Register 1939 - Find my pasttna_r39_4940_4940i_005.
  8. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1953/Q1 Garstang Volume 10 Page 349 age 86.
  9. [S7] Ancestry.com - England & Wales, National Probate Calendar (Index of Wills and Administrations), 1858-1966, 1973-1995.
  10. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1954/Q1 Preston Volume 10f Page 390 age 80.

Ernest Cecil Clark Firth1

#28079, b. 1 October 1866, d. 2 February 1953
Last Edited=31 Dec 2018
     Ernest Cecil Clark Firth was born on 1 October 1866 in Preston, Lancashire, England.2 He married Agnes St John Abdy, daughter of Albert Channing Abdy and Dora Merriman, on 17 August 1898 in Brugges, Belgium, Ernest's parents were Raymond Firth and Emma Rebecca Clark.1,3 In the census of 31 March 1901 in 8 Central Beach, Lytham St Annes, Lancashire, England, he was listed as the lodger of Ellen Moore. Ernest, Agnes and their son were all lodging together with a lady Lucy M Firth aged 23, possibly his sister. Ernest was a Barrister at Law.4 Ernest was listed as head of household in the census of 2 April 1911 in 9 West Cliff Terrace, Preston, Lancashire, England, Ernest was a Barrister at Law living with his wife and two of his children in their twelve roomed home. They had four servants.5 On 29 September 1933 in the National Register Ernest was listed as living at The Priory, Garstang, Lancashire, England with his wife Agnes. Ernest was a retired Barrister at law.6 Ernest died on 2 February 1953 in The Priory, Garstang, Lancashire, England, aged 86.7,8 His estate was probated on 14 April 1953 in Liverpool to Agnes St John Firth his widow and son in law Gilbert Hull a solicitor. His effects were valued at £2,356 9s 2d.8

Children of Ernest Cecil Clark Firth and Agnes St John Abdy

Sources of Information

  1. [S4500] Emails between Tony Goggins and Jan Cooper from 11 March 2003.
  2. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1866/Q4 Preston Volume 8e Page 469.
  3. [S7] Ancestry.com - West Flanders, Belgium, Civil Registration, 1797-1900 - no image.
  4. [S41901] UK Census 1901 (RG13) - 31 March 1901 RG13 Piece 3966 Folio 48 Page 12.
  5. [S41911] UK Census 1911 (RG14) - 2 April 1911 RG14 Piece 25321 RG78 Piece 1448 Regisatration District 476 Sub District 4 Enumeration District 18 Schedule Number 39.
  6. [S41939] National Register 1939 - Find my pasttna_r39_4940_4940i_005.
  7. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1953/Q1 Garstang Volume 10 Page 349 age 86.
  8. [S7] Ancestry.com - England & Wales, National Probate Calendar (Index of Wills and Administrations), 1858-1966, 1973-1995.

John Channing Abdy1

#28080, b. 8 September 1875, d. 1956
Last Edited=1 Mar 2012
     John Channing Abdy was born on 8 September 1875 in Stamford, Lincolnshire, England.1,2 He was the son of Albert Channing Abdy and Dora Merriman.1 He was baptised on 4 October 1875.1 In the census of 3 April 1881 in 36 High Street, Stamford, Lincolnshire, England, he was listed as the son of Albert Channing Abdy he was a scholar.3 He married Kate Winifred Baily in 1908 in Christchurch, Dorset, England.1 John died in 1956 in Reading, Berkshire, England.1,4

Children of John Channing Abdy and Kate Winifred Baily

Sources of Information

  1. [S4500] Emails between Tony Goggins and Jan Cooper from 11 March 2003.
  2. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1875/Q4 Stamford Volume 7a Page 308.
  3. [S41881] UK Census 1881 (RG11) - 3 April 1881 RG11 Piece 3192 Folio 78 Page 7.
  4. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1956/Q3 Reading Volume 6a Page 113 age 81.

Kate Winifred Baily1

#28081
Last Edited=1 Mar 2012
     Kate Winifred Baily married John Channing Abdy, son of Albert Channing Abdy and Dora Merriman, in 1908 in Christchurch, Dorset, England.1

Children of Kate Winifred Baily and John Channing Abdy

Sources of Information

  1. [S4500] Emails between Tony Goggins and Jan Cooper from 11 March 2003.

Ellen Marcia Abdy1

#28082, b. 1876, d. 1949
Last Edited=1 Mar 2012
     Ellen Marcia Abdy was born in 1876 in Stamford, Lincolnshire, England.1,2 She was the daughter of Albert Channing Abdy and Dora Merriman.1 She was baptised on 16 December 1876.1 In the census of 3 April 1881 in 36 High Street, Stamford, Lincolnshire, England, she was listed as the daughter of Albert Channing Abdy.3 Ellen died in 1949 in Reading, Berkshire, England.1,4

Sources of Information

  1. [S4500] Emails between Tony Goggins and Jan Cooper from 11 March 2003.
  2. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1877/Q1 Stamford Volume 7a Page 363.
  3. [S41881] UK Census 1881 (RG11) - 3 April 1881 RG11 Piece 3192 Folio 78 Page 7.
  4. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1949/Q2 Volume 6a Page 66 age 71.

Katherine Noel Abdy1

#28083, b. 1878, d. 1953
Last Edited=1 Mar 2012
     Katherine Noel Abdy was born in 1878 in Stamford, Lincolnshire, England.1,2 She was the daughter of Albert Channing Abdy and Dora Merriman.1 She was baptised on 25 December 1878.1 In the census of 3 April 1881 in 36 High Street, Stamford, Lincolnshire, England, she was listed as the daughter of Albert Channing Abdy.3 Katherine died in 1953 in Dover, Kent, England.1,4

Sources of Information

  1. [S4500] Emails between Tony Goggins and Jan Cooper from 11 March 2003.
  2. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1879/Q1 Stamford Volume 7a Page 355.
  3. [S41881] UK Census 1881 (RG11) - 3 April 1881 RG11 Piece 3192 Folio 78 Page 7.
  4. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1953/Q3 Volume 5b Page 365 age 75.

Muriel Mary Abdy1

#28084, b. 1880, d. 1938
Last Edited=1 Mar 2012
     Muriel Mary Abdy was born in 1880 in Stamford, Lincolnshire, England.1,2 She was the daughter of Albert Channing Abdy and Dora Merriman.1 She was baptised on 11 July 1880 in Stamford, Lincolnshire, England.1 In the census of 3 April 1881 in 36 High Street, Stamford, Lincolnshire, England, she was listed as the daughter of Albert Channing Abdy.3 Muriel died in 1938 in Camberwell, London, England.1,4

Sources of Information

  1. [S4500] Emails between Tony Goggins and Jan Cooper from 11 March 2003.
  2. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1880/Q3 Stamford Volume 7a Page 341.
  3. [S41881] UK Census 1881 (RG11) - 3 April 1881 RG11 Piece 3192 Folio 78 Page 7.
  4. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1938/Q4 Camberwell Volume 1d Page 682 age 58.

Margaret Abdy1

#28085, b. 20 July 1882
Last Edited=1 Mar 2012
     Margaret Abdy was born on 20 July 1882 in Stamford, Lincolnshire, England.1,2 She was the daughter of Albert Channing Abdy and Dora Merriman.1 She was baptised on 20 August 1882.1

Sources of Information

  1. [S4500] Emails between Tony Goggins and Jan Cooper from 11 March 2003.
  2. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1882/Q3 Stamford Volume 7a Page 352.

Esther Madeline Abdy1

#28086, b. 13 February 1885
Last Edited=1 Mar 2012
     Esther Madeline Abdy was born on 13 February 1885 in Stamford, Lincolnshire, England.1,2 She was the daughter of Albert Channing Abdy and Dora Merriman.1 She was baptised on 15 March 1885.1

Sources of Information

  1. [S4500] Emails between Tony Goggins and Jan Cooper from 11 March 2003.
  2. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1885/Q1 Stamford Volume 7a Page 367.

Edith Edmonds Merriman1

#28087, b. 1872
Last Edited=1 Mar 2012
     Edith Edmonds Merriman was born in 1872 in Guildford, Surrey, England.1,2 She was the daughter of Henry Gordon Merriman and Jane Augusta Edmonds.1

Sources of Information

  1. [S4500] Emails between Tony Goggins and Jan Cooper from 11 March 2003.
  2. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1872/Q1 Guildford Volume 2a Page 68.

Sylvain Claude D'Aubuz1

#28088, b. 8 July 1898, d. 1970
Last Edited=6 Mar 2012
     Sylvain Claude D'Aubuz was born on 8 July 1898 in Egypt.1 He was the son of James Claud D'Aubuz and Mary Channing Abdy.1 He married Vera E Gilchrist in 1929 in Exeter, Devon, England.1,2 Sylvain died in 1970 in Exmoor, Devon, England.1,3

Children of Sylvain Claude D'Aubuz and Vera E Gilchrist

Sources of Information

  1. [S4500] Emails between Tony Goggins and Jan Cooper from 11 March 2003.
  2. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1929/Q2 Exeter Volume 5b Page 199.
  3. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1970/Q1 Exmoor Volume 7c Page 1145.

Vera E Gilchrist1

#28089
Last Edited=1 Mar 2012
     Vera E Gilchrist married Sylvain Claude D'Aubuz, son of James Claud D'Aubuz and Mary Channing Abdy, in 1929 in Exeter, Devon, England.1,2

Children of Vera E Gilchrist and Sylvain Claude D'Aubuz

Sources of Information

  1. [S4500] Emails between Tony Goggins and Jan Cooper from 11 March 2003.
  2. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1929/Q2 Exeter Volume 5b Page 199.

Lois S E D'Aubuz1

#28090, b. 10 October 1930, d. 1972
Last Edited=6 Mar 2012
     Lois S E D'Aubuz was born on 10 October 1930 in St Thomas, Devon, England.1,2,3 She was the daughter of Sylvain Claude D'Aubuz and Vera E Gilchrist.1 She married Christopher C Shapland in 1958 in Exmoor, Devon, England.4 Lois died in 1972 in Taunton, Somerset, England.5

Children of Lois S E D'Aubuz and Christopher C Shapland

  • Sylvaine C Shapland1
  • Helen C Shapland1
  • Christopher R Shapland1

Sources of Information

  1. [S4500] Emails between Tony Goggins and Jan Cooper from 11 March 2003.
  2. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1930/Q4 St Thomas Volume 5b Page 37.
  3. [S5] Jan's thoughts based on information from GRO or Parish record entries.
  4. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1958/Q2 Exmoor Volume 7c Page 305.
  5. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1972/Q1 Taunton Volume 7c Page 1510.

Adele P D'Aubuz1

#28091, b. 1932
Last Edited=6 Mar 2012
     Adele P D'Aubuz was born in 1932 in St Thomas, Devon, England.1,2 She was the daughter of Sylvain Claude D'Aubuz and Vera E Gilchrist.1

Sources of Information

  1. [S4500] Emails between Tony Goggins and Jan Cooper from 11 March 2003.
  2. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1932/Q2 St Thomas Volume 5b Page 33.

Christopher C Shapland1

#28092
Last Edited=1 Mar 2012
     Christopher C Shapland married Lois S E D'Aubuz, daughter of Sylvain Claude D'Aubuz and Vera E Gilchrist, in 1958 in Exmoor, Devon, England.1

Children of Christopher C Shapland and Lois S E D'Aubuz

  • Sylvaine C Shapland2
  • Helen C Shapland2
  • Christopher R Shapland2

Sources of Information

  1. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1958/Q2 Exmoor Volume 7c Page 305.
  2. [S4500] Emails between Tony Goggins and Jan Cooper from 11 March 2003.

Charles Owen L Riley1

#28098
Last Edited=1 Mar 2012
     Charles Owen L Riley married Elizabeth Merriman, daughter of Charles Anthony Merriman and Catherine Langshaw, in 1886 in Altrincham, Cheshire, England.1

Children of Charles Owen L Riley and Elizabeth Merriman

Sources of Information

  1. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1886/Q1 Altrincham Volume 8a Page 219.
  2. [S4500] Emails between Tony Goggins and Jan Cooper from 11 March 2003.

Catherine Pauline Riley1

#28099, b. 1887
Last Edited=1 Mar 2012
     Catherine Pauline Riley was born in 1887 in Preston, Lancashire, England.1,2 She was the daughter of Charles Owen L Riley and Elizabeth Merriman.1 She was baptised in June 1887 in St Paul's Vicarage, Preston, Lancashire, England.1

Sources of Information

  1. [S4500] Emails between Tony Goggins and Jan Cooper from 11 March 2003.
  2. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1887/Q2 Preston Volume 8e Page 566.

Charles Lawrence Riley1

#28100, b. 10 October 1888
Last Edited=1 Mar 2012
     Charles Lawrence Riley was born on 10 October 1888 in St Paul's Vicarage, Preston, Lancashire, England.1,2 He was the son of Charles Owen L Riley and Elizabeth Merriman.1 He was baptised on 7 November 1888 in St Paul's Vicarage, Preston, Lancashire, England.1 Charles was educated at Gonville and Caius Colllege in Cambridge. He was ordained Deacon at Trinity Ordination at Lichfield in 1912.1

Sources of Information

  1. [S4500] Emails between Tony Goggins and Jan Cooper from 11 March 2003.
  2. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1888/Q4 Preston Volume 8e Page 507.