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Family of Harry Rayner and Florence Elizabeth Bowtle

Husband: Harry Rayner (1875?- )
Wife: Florence Elizabeth Bowtle (1872- )
Children: Basil James Rayner (1900-1974)
Hilda Florence Rayner (1903-2001)
Clifford Harry Rayner (1908-1985)
Marriage Banns 17 December 1899 St. Mary the Virgin Church, Great Bardfield, Essex, England1
Also 3/12, 10/12. Harry Ba: of Long Melford. Florence spinster of this parish
Marriage 1 January 1900 St. Mary the Virgin Church, Great Bardfield, Essex, England1,2
Harry 25 bachelor Butcher of Long Melford. Florence 26 spinster of this parish Both signed.
Witnesses all signed.
groom's father Deceased.

Husband: Harry Rayner

Name: Harry Rayner3
Sex: Male
Father: Thomas Arnold Rayner ( -bef1900)
Mother: -
Occupation butcher4,5
Birth 1875 (approx.) Halstead, Essex, England4,5
Address 1900 (age 24-25) Halstead, Essex, England6
Census 31 March 1901 (age 26) Hall Street, Long Melford, Suffolk, England4
married head of the household working as a butcher and living with his wife and a son, born in Halstead Essex
Census 2 April 1911 (age 36) Hall Street, Long Melford, Suffolk, England5
married head of the household working as a butcher and living in four rooms with his wife and three children, born in Halstead Essex

Wife: Florence Elizabeth Bowtle

Name: Florence Elizabeth Bowtle
Sex: Female
Father: James Bowtle (b.1839, bur.1903)
Mother: Hannah Elizabeth Potter (1839?-1885)
Occupation Housekeeper Domestic.7
Birth July 1872 Great Bardfield, Essex, England3,4,5,7,8
Baptism 6 August 1872 (age 0) St. Mary the Virgin Church, Great Bardfield, Essex, England1,3
Census 1881 (age 8-9) High Street, Great Bardfield, Essex, England9
aged 8, attending school born Gt. Bardfield, living with parents.
Census 1891 (age 18-19) High Street, Great Bardfield, Essex, England10
aged 17, Housekeeper Dom., born Gt. Bardfield, living with father.
Census 31 March 1901 (age 27) Hall Street, Long Melford, Suffolk, England4
married wife living with her husband and a son, born in Great Bardfield Essex
Census 2 April 1911 (age 37) Hall Street, Long Melford, Suffolk, England5
married wife living in four rooms with her husband and three children, born in Bardfield Essex. Married 11 years with three children all alive

Child 1: Basil James Rayner

Name: Basil James Rayner3,11,12,13
Sex: Male
Spouse: Susannah Mayes (1898-1963)
Occupation butcher's salesman14
Birth 20 November 1900 Long Melford, Suffolk, England4,5,11,13,14
Census 31 March 1901 (age 5 mns) Hall Street, Long Melford, Suffolk, England4
son living with his parents and born in Long Melford Suffolk
Census 2 April 1911 (age 10) Hall Street, Long Melford, Suffolk, England5
son attending school and living in four rooms with his parents and two siblings, born in Melford Suffolk
Census 29 September 1939 (age 38) 3 Oxford Terrace, Oxford Street, Exning, Newmarket, Suffolk, England14
married butcher's salesman living with his wife, two children (one closed record) and a visitor, born on 20th November 1900
Death Q2 1974 (age 73) Ipswich "Registration District", Suffolk, England13

Child 2: Hilda Florence Rayner

Name: Hilda Florence Rayner3,15,16,17
Sex: Female
Spouse: Reginald Joseph Crissell (1904-1984)
Birth 23 March 1903 Long Melford, Suffolk, England5,15,18
Census 2 April 1911 (age 8) Hall Street, Long Melford, Suffolk, England5
daughter attending school and living in four rooms with her parents and two siblings, born in Melford Suffolk
Census 29 September 1939 (age 36) New Farm Cottages, Horkesley Heath, Essex, England18
married doing unpaid doestic duties and living with her, two closed records and an Irene A Coxon b1934, born on 23rd March 1903
Death November 2001 (age 98) Sudbury "Registration District", Suffolk, England17

Child 3: Clifford Harry Rayner

Name: Clifford Harry Rayner3,19
Sex: Male
Spouse: Alice Rosa Benstead (1907- )
Occupation carpenter and joiner20
Birth 26 February 1908 Long Melford, Suffolk, England5,19,20,21
Census 2 April 1911 (age 3) Hall Street, Long Melford, Suffolk, England5
son living in four rooms with his parents and two siblings, born in Melford Suffolk
Census 29 September 1939 (age 31) 115 Dale Avenue, Edgeware, London, England20
a married carpenter and joiner living with his wife, born on 26th February1908
Death Q4 1985 (age 77) Cambridge "Registration District", Cambridgeshire, England6,21

Sources

1"Church Register". own copy of fiche:for Gt. Bardfield, Essex.
2"England and Wales Marriage Index 1837 - 2005" (on-line at www.ancestry.co.uk and www.findmypast.co.uk). Dunmow 1900 quarter:1 volume:4a page:761.
3"Geoff Bowtle personal communication". letter.
4"Census 1901" (on-line at www.ancestry.co.uk and www.findmypast.co.uk). class:RG13 piece:1745 folio:100 page:2.
5"Census 1911" (on-line at www.ancestry.co.uk and www.findmypast.co.uk). class:RG14 piece:10564 class:RG78 piece:566 reg dist:205 sub dist:4 enum dist:9 schedule:25.
6"Evelyn Bashford personal communication". letter to Geoff Bowtle.
7"Census 1881" (on-line at www.ancestry.co.uk and www.findmypast.co.uk).
8"England and Wales Birth Index 1837 - 2005" (on-line at www.ancestry.co.uk, www.findmypast.co.uk and www.gro.gov.uk). Dunmow 1872 quarter:3 volume:4a page:401.
9"Census 1881" (on-line at www.ancestry.co.uk and www.findmypast.co.uk). Ref: RG11/1812/87/18.
10"Census 1891" (on-line at www.ancestry.co.uk and www.findmypast.co.uk).
11"England and Wales Birth Index 1837 - 2005" (on-line at www.ancestry.co.uk, www.findmypast.co.uk and www.gro.gov.uk). Sudbury 1900 quarter:4 volume:4a page:837.
Text From Source: mother's maiden name Bowtle
12"England and Wales Marriage Index 1837 - 2005" (on-line at www.ancestry.co.uk and www.findmypast.co.uk). Sudbury 1922 quarter:4 volume:4a page:1987.
13"England and Wales Death Index 1837 - 2007" (on-line at www.ancestry.co.uk, www.findmypast.co.uk and www.gro.gov.uk). Ipswich 1974 quarter:2 volume:10 page:2270.
Text From Source: born 20th November 1900
14"1939 UK Register" (on-line at www.findmypast.co.uk). class:RG101 piece:6662H page:11 line:3 letter code:TYEL.
15"England and Wales Birth Index 1837 - 2005" (on-line at www.ancestry.co.uk, www.findmypast.co.uk and www.gro.gov.uk). Sudbury 1903 quarter:2 volume:4a page:943.
Text From Source: mother's maiden name Bowtle
16"England and Wales Marriage Index 1837 - 2005" (on-line at www.ancestry.co.uk and www.findmypast.co.uk). Sudbury 1929 quarter:3 volume:4a page:2652.
17"England and Wales Death Index 1837 - 2007" (on-line at www.ancestry.co.uk, www.findmypast.co.uk and www.gro.gov.uk). Sudbury 2001 quarter:4 district:7521 register:20F entry:61 date:1101.
Text From Source: born 23rd March 1903
18"1939 UK Register" (on-line at www.findmypast.co.uk). class:RG101 piece:1579E page:18 line:44 letter code:DDNG.
19"England and Wales Birth Index 1837 - 2005" (on-line at www.ancestry.co.uk, www.findmypast.co.uk and www.gro.gov.uk). Sudbury 1908 quarter:1 volume:4a page:939.
Text From Source: mother's maiden name Bowtle
20"1939 UK Register" (on-line at www.findmypast.co.uk). class:RG101 piece:0802E page:16 line:26 letter code:BIHW.
21"England and Wales Death Index 1837 - 2007" (on-line at www.ancestry.co.uk, www.findmypast.co.uk and www.gro.gov.uk). Cambridge 1985 quarter:4 register:1085 volume:9 page:706.
Text From Source: born 26th February 1908
as Clifford Harold Rayner