See also

Family of George Edwin French and Maud Alice Aldous

Husband: George Edwin French (1880-1940)
Wife: Maud Alice Aldous (1883-1974)
Children: Arthur George French (1902-1966)
James Stanley French (1904-1995)
Robert Charles French (1906-1992)
Doris Maud French (1909-2007)
Ivy May French (1911-1981)
Emily Ada French (1912-1991)
Alfred Edgar French (1915-1942)
Jack Edwin French (1918-1944)
Nellie Mabel French (1920-2015)
Eric Roy French (1926-1990)
Marriage 6 July 1902 Flowton, Suffolk, England1,2
witnesses her sister Emily Aldous and her brother Arthur Edward

Husband: George Edwin French

Name: George Edwin French2
Sex: Male
Father: Daniel French (1851-1934)
Mother: Mary Ann Madgett (1859-1945)
Occupation general barman, an agricultural labourer then worked for Ransomes becoming 1st mate on the Ipswich Corporation vessel Sweep2,3,4,5
Birth 31 January 1880 11 Rosemary Lane, Ipswich, Suffolk, England2,5,6,7
27th January in 1939 census
Census 3 April 1881 (age 1) Denham (near Eye), Suffolk, England8
visitor aged 1, living with grandparents, born in Ipswich Suffolk
Census 5 April 1891 (age 11) Laxfield, Suffolk, England9
grandson aged 11, attending school and living with grandparents and a lodger, born in Ipswich Suffolk
Census 31 March 1901 (age 21) 22 Tovells Road, Ipswich, Suffolk, England3
son aged 21 unmarried, general barman living with parents, seven siblings and a grandfather, born in Ipswich Suffolk
Census 2 April 1911 (age 31) 206 Rosehill Road, Ipswich, Suffolk, England7
married head of the household working in general labouring in an agricultural implement shop and living in five rooms with his wife and four children, born in Ipswich Suffolk
Census 29 September 1939 (age 59) 206 Rosehill Road, Ipswich, Suffolk, England5
married mate on a motor vessel and living with his wife, a closed record (Nellie?) and their son Eric, born on 27th January 1880
Death 5 June 1940 (age 60) Harwich Harbour (off Landguard Point), Harwich, Essex, England2,10
killed by a German mine whilst 1st mate on the Ipswich Corporation vessel Sweep
Probate 14 October 1940 Probate Court, Llandudno, Caernarvonshire, Wales10
of 206 Rosehill Road, Ipswich died 5 June 1940 effects of £194 7s 6d to Maud Alice French widow

Wife: Maud Alice Aldous

Name: Maud Alice Aldous2
Sex: Female
Alt. Name: Mary A French2
Father: James Aldous (1855?-1883?)
Mother: Harriet Allington (1856?-1921?)
Birth 5 October 1883 Flowton, Suffolk, England7,11,12,13
5th October 1884 in 1939 census
Census 5 April 1891 (age 7) Flowton, Suffolk, England9
granddaughter aged 7, attending school and living with grandfather, an uncle, mother and three siblings, born Flowton Suffolk
Census 31 March 1901 (age 17) Main Road, Flowton, Suffolk, England3
daughter aged 17 unmarried, living an uncle, mother and a sister, born Flowton Suffolk
Census 2 April 1911 (age 27) 206 Rosehill Road, Ipswich, Suffolk, England7
married wife living in five rooms with her husband and four children, born in Flowton Suffolk. Married for eight years with four children all of whom are still living
Census 29 September 1939 (age 55) 206 Rosehill Road, Ipswich, Suffolk, England5
married,doing unpaid domestic duties and living with her husband, a closed record (Nellie?) and their son Eric, born on 5th October 1884
Death 11 June 1974 (age 90) Ipswich, Suffolk, England2,13
aged 90

Child 1: Arthur George French

Name: Arthur George French2,14
Sex: Male
Spouse: Florence Maud Pratt (1902-1981)
Occupation carpenter and joiner15
Birth 1 November 1902 Ipswich, Suffolk, England2,7,14,15
Census 2 April 1911 (age 8) 206 Rosehill Road, Ipswich, Suffolk, England7
son attending school and living in five rooms with his parents and three siblings, born in Ipswich Suffolk
Census 29 September 1939 (age 36) 10 Westbourne Road, Ipswich, Suffolk, England15
a married builders carpenter and joiner living with his wife and three closed records, born on 1st November 1902
Death Q4 1966 (age 64) Ipswich, Suffolk, England2,16

Child 2: James Stanley French

Name: James Stanley French2
Sex: Male
Spouse: Elsie Elizabeth Adams (1906-1989)
Birth 4 July 1904 Ipswich, Suffolk, England2,7,17
Census 2 April 1911 (age 6) 206 Rosehill Road, Ipswich, Suffolk, England7
son attending school and living in five rooms with his parents and three siblings, born in Ipswich Suffolk
Death 4 January 1995 (age 90) Ipswich, Suffolk, England2,17
aged 90

Child 3: Robert Charles French

Name: Robert Charles French2
Sex: Male
Spouse: Laura Sole (1910-1978)
Birth 13 December 1906 Ipswich, Suffolk, England2,7
Census 2 April 1911 (age 4) 206 Rosehill Road, Ipswich, Suffolk, England7
son attending school and living in five rooms with his parents and three siblings, born in Ipswich Suffolk
Death 25 December 1992 (age 86) Ipswich, Suffolk, England2,18
aged 86

Child 4: Doris Maud French

Name: Doris Maud French2
Sex: Female
Alt. Name: Doris Maud Kerridge2,19
Spouse: Stanley Ernest Kerridge (1911-1993)
Birth 3 January 1909 Ipswich, Suffolk, England2,7,20
Census 2 April 1911 (age 2) 206 Rosehill Road, Ipswich, Suffolk, England7
daughter living in five rooms with her parents and three siblings, born in Ipswich Suffolk
Death August 2007 (age 98)2

Child 5: Ivy May French

Name: Ivy May French2
Sex: Female
Alt. Name: Ivy May Redhead21,22
Spouse: Arthur Thomas James Redhead (1909-1978)
Birth 16 July 1911 Ipswich, Suffolk, England2,23,24
mother's maiden name Aldous
Death 6 November 1981 (age 70) Ipswich, Suffolk, England2,24
aged 70

Child 6: Emily Ada French

Name: Emily Ada French2,25
Sex: Female
Alt. Name: Emily Ada Dale2,25
Spouse: Arthur Ernest Harry Dale (1899-1973)
Birth 25 December 1912 Ipswich, Suffolk, England2,26,27,28
mother's maiden name Aldous
Census 29 September 1939 (age 26) 34 Rands Way, Ipswich, Suffolk, England27
married doing unpaid domestic duties and living with her husband, her father-in-law and five closed records, born on 25th December 1912
Death 6 June 1991 (age 78) Ipswich, Suffolk, England2,28
aged 78

Child 7: Alfred Edgar French

Name: Alfred Edgar French2
Sex: Male
Spouse: Hilda Marguerite Jewell (1917-1991)
Birth September 1915 Ipswich, Suffolk, England2,29
mother's maiden name Aldons
Military Service 1941 (approx.) (age 25-26) -2
served with 1 Field Squadron Royal Engineers
Death 6 March 1942 (age 26) Africa2,30
sapper No 1883555 with the Royal Engineers
War Memorial Alamein, Egypt2
sapper 1883555 Royal Engineers commemorated on the Alamein Memorial Column 47

Child 8: Jack Edwin French

Name: Jack Edwin French2,31
Sex: Male
Spouse: Nancy Olive Gorringe (1917-2017)
Birth Q1 1918 Ipswich, Suffolk, England2,31
Military Service 1941 (approx.) (age 22-23) -2
served in 67 Medium Regiment of Royal Artillery
Military Service 1942 (age 23-24) -2
was captured by German forces
Death 12 May 1944 (age 26) Prague, Czechoslovakia2,32
Burial Prague War Cemetary, Prague, Czechoslovakia32
aged 26, gunner 953067 Royal Artillery, grave I. B. 1.

Child 9: Nellie Mabel French

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Spouse: Arthur Douglas Peace Garwood

Name: Nellie Mabel French2,33
Sex: Female
Alt. Name: Nellie Mabel Garwood2,33
Spouse: Arthur Douglas Peace Garwood (1919-1991)
Birth 1 June 1920 Ipswich, Suffolk, England2,34,35,36
Occupation 1940 (approx.) did her war duty making electric motors; R F Turners, Foxhall Road, Ipswich, Suffolk, England35
Address before 2009 (age 88-89) Blandford Road, Ipswich, Suffolk, England21
until Nellie had her stroke aged 89, the previous day she was digging in her garden
Address 2009 (approx.) (age 88-89) Highcliffe House Nursing Home, 10 Cobbold Road, Felixstowe, Suffolk, England21
had a major stroke about 2007 and remained in this care home until she died
Death 30 December 2015 (age 95) Highcliffe House Nursing Home, 10 Cobbold Road, Felixstowe, Suffolk, England37
of old age, dementia and cerebrovascular disease hastened by a stomach bug, widow of Arthur Douglas Peace Garwood machinist, informat daughter Sheila Kathleen Mary Sewell
Cremation 20 January 2016 Seven Hills Crematorium, Felixstowe Road, Nacton, Suffolk, England, IP10 0FG38,39
at 3pm, much loved mother to Sheila and son-in-law Melvyn. grandma to Robert and Joanne and great grandma to Mia and Louis

Child 10: Eric Roy French

Name: Eric Roy French2,40,41
Sex: Male
Spouse: Stella Doreen Page (1930-2016)
Birth 29 March 1926 Ipswich, Suffolk, England2,5,40,41
mother's maiden name Aldous
Census 29 September 1939 (age 13) 206 Rosehill Road, Ipswich, Suffolk, England5
unmarried and attending school whilst living with his parents and a closed record (sister Nellie?), born on 29th March 1926
Death 4 January 1990 (age 63) Ipswich, Suffolk, England2,41
aged 63

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