See also

Family of Richard Francis Oakley and Louise Gertrude Sarah Bedwell

Husband: Richard Francis Oakley (1888-1956)
Wife: Louise Gertrude Sarah Bedwell (1890-1954)
Children: Kathleen Sarah Elizabeth Oakley (1927-2008)
Marriage November 1919 (approx.) Suffolk, England1

Husband: Richard Francis Oakley

Name: Richard Francis Oakley2
Sex: Male
Father: Richard Fairlam Oakley (1838-1912)
Mother: Elizabeth Fletcher (1842-1893)
Occupation engineers fitter becoming Engineer at Garrets Leiston, then running an ironmongers shop, then an engineers fitter, heavy load excavator, sluice and crane (did he work for Ransome & Rapier?)3,4,5,6,7,8
Birth 17 March 1888 Wethersfield, Essex, England4,8,9,10
Baptism 12 August 1888 (age 0) St. Mary Magdalene Church, High Street, Wethersfield, Essex, England2,11
son of Richard Fairlam Oakley (engineer) and Elizabeth of Wethersfield
Census 5 April 1891 (age 3) Wethersfield, Essex, England10
son aged 3, living with parents and six siblings, born Wethersfield Essex
Census 31 March 1901 (age 13) Wethersfield, Essex, England12
an unmarried son living with his father, a sibling, a niece and a servant, born in Wethersfield Essex
Census 2 April 1911 (age 23) 11 Grimsey Road, Leiston, Suffolk, England4
an unmarried lodger working as an engineers fitter for an agricultural engineer and living in six rooms with Henry Carter's family and cousin Richard basil Bowtle, born in Wethersfield Essex
Directory 1925 (age 36-37) Castle Hedingham, Essex, England5,6
an ironmonger
Directory 1929 (age 40-41) Castle Hedingham, Essex, England5
an ironmonger
Directory 1933 (age 44-45) Castle Hedingham, Essex, England7,13
ironmonger, telephone Hedingham 86X3
Census 29 September 1939 (age 51) 33 Cliff Lane, Ipswich, Suffolk, England8
married born 17th Mar 1888, engineers fitter, heavy load excavator, sluice and crane (did he work for Ransome & Rapier?) living with wife and possibly some children
Death 8 May 1956 (age 68) Ipswich, Suffolk, England14,15
aged 66
Probate 6 July 1956 Ipswich, Suffolk, England15
of 143 Woodbridge Road Ipswich Suffolk, efffects of £2,648 14s 11d (~£45,000 in 2005) administered with will by Kathleen Sarah Elizabeth Kersey married woman

Wife: Louise Gertrude Sarah Bedwell

Name: Louise Gertrude Sarah Bedwell1,16
Sex: Female
Father: -
Mother: -
Birth 29 March 1890 Ipswich, Suffolk, England8,17,18,19
31st March in 1939 census
Baptism 18 May 1890 (age 0) St. Matthew's Church, Mill Street, Ipswich, Suffolk, England18
daughter of John Bedwell (gentleman) and Sarah of 44 Berners Street Ipswich
Census 29 September 1939 (age 49) 33 Cliff Lane, Ipswich, Suffolk, England8
married born 31st Mar 1890, unpaid domestic duties living with her husband and possibly some children
Death 4 December 1954 (age 64) East Suffolk Hospital, Ipswich, Suffolk, England17
aged 64
Probate 4 February 1955 Ipswich, Suffolk, England16
of 33 Cliff Lane Ipswich, wife of Richard Francis Oakley, effects of £2,296 16s 10d (~£40,000 in 2005) to Richard Francis Oakley retired engineers fitter and John Harry Wallace farmer

Child 1: Kathleen Sarah Elizabeth Oakley

Name: Kathleen Sarah Elizabeth Oakley20
Sex: Female
Spouse: Robert Henry Kersey (1918-1988)
Birth 11 January 1927 Halstead "Registration District", Essex, England20,21,22
Death 29 December 2008 (age 81)21,22,23
Suddenly passed away on December 29, aged 81. Dearly loved wife to the late Robert and much loved mum and grandma. She will be sadly missed by all who knew her
Cremation 20 January 2009 Ipswich Crematorium North Chapel, Belvedere Road, Ipswich, Suffolk, England23
at 11:30 am

Sources

1"England and Wales Marriage Index 1837 - 2005" (on-line at www.ancestry.co.uk and www.findmypast.co.uk). Risbridge 1919 quarter:4 volume:4a page:2297.
2"Seax - Essex Record Office Parish Records" (on-line at www.essexcc.gov.uk). Wethersfield St. Mary Magdalene Baptisms 1858-1981 ref:D/P 119/1/11 image:47.
3"Harold Eric Wilkinson personal contribution".
4"Census 1911" (on-line at www.ancestry.co.uk and www.findmypast.co.uk). class:RG14 piece:10970 class:RG78 piece:592 registration district:216 sub-district:1 enumeration district:25 schedule:1149.
5"Ancestry Kelly's Directory of Essex 1929" (on-line at www.ancestry.co.uk). page:102.
6"Ancestry Kelly's Directory of Essex 1925" (on-line at www.ancestry.co.uk). page:110.
7"Ancestry Kelly's Directory of Essex 1933" (on-line at www.ancestry.co.uk). page:104.
8"1939 UK Register" (on-line at www.findmypast.co.uk). class:RG101 piece:6608C page:12 line:33 letter code:TVNY.
9Helen Caroline Oakley, "Birthday Book of Helen Caroline Oakley dated 17th June 1886 Wethersfield".
10"Census 1891" (on-line at www.ancestry.co.uk and www.findmypast.co.uk). class:RG12 piece:1421 folio:79 page:11.
11"Chelmsford Record Office - Parish Records".
12"Census 1901" (on-line at www.ancestry.co.uk and www.findmypast.co.uk). class:RG13 piece:1722 folio:52 page:15.
13"Ancestry" (on-line at www.ancestry.co.uk). Lowestoft Record Office.
14"England and Wales Death Index 1837 - 2007" (on-line at www.ancestry.co.uk, www.findmypast.co.uk and www.gro.gov.uk). Ipswich 1956 quarter:2 volume:4b page:734.
15"Ancestry England and Wales National Probate Calendar (Index to Wills and Administrations), 1858-1966" (on-line at www.ancestry.co.uk). 1956 page:156.
16"Ancestry England and Wales National Probate Calendar (Index to Wills and Administrations), 1858-1966" (on-line at www.ancestry.co.uk). 1955 page:154.
17"England and Wales Death Index 1837 - 2007" (on-line at www.ancestry.co.uk, www.findmypast.co.uk and www.gro.gov.uk). Ipswich 1954 quarter:4 volume:4b page:735.
18"Suffolk Family History Society - Ipswich Baptisms 1813-1900" (2011 SFK-BPI-06/P1 own copy).
19"England and Wales Birth Index 1837 - 2005" (on-line at www.ancestry.co.uk, www.findmypast.co.uk and www.gro.gov.uk). Ipswich 1890 quarter:2 volume:4a page:791.
20"England and Wales Birth Index 1837 - 2005" (on-line at www.ancestry.co.uk, www.findmypast.co.uk and www.gro.gov.uk). Halstead 1927 quarter:1 volume:4a page:1311.
Text From Source: mother's maiden name Bedwell
21"Gravestone". see image in personal folder.
22"Ancestry Family Trees" (on-line at www.ancestry.co.uk). Kersey family Tree by onebaldk1 https://www.ancestry.co.uk/family-tree/person/tree/5319689/person/6969432135/facts.
23"Family Notices web site" (on-line at www.familynotices24.co.uk). http://www.familynotices24.co.uk/national/view/696997/kathleen-sarah-elizabeth-kersey.
Text From Source: Originally printed on January 6, 2009 in the Ipswich Star.
Suddenly passed away on December 29, aged 81. Dearly loved wife to the late Robert and much loved mum and grandma. She will be sadly missed by all who knew her. The funeral will take place on Tuesday, January 20 at 11.30 a.m. in the North Chapel, Ipswich Crematorium. Family flowers only please, but donations, if desired, for the R.N.L.I., may be sent c/o. Michael Smy Funeral Directors, 145 Felixstowe Road, Ipswich. IP3 8EB