See also

Family of William Clement Leggott and Ethel Lilian Allen

  • Husband:

  • William Clement Leggott (1883-1959)

  • Wife:

  • Ethel Lilian Allen (1881-1964)

  • Children:

  • James Peter Allen Leggott (1918-2002)

  • Marriage:

  • Q3 1916

  • Cambridge "Registration District", Cambridgeshire, England1

Husband: William Clement Leggott

  • Name:

  • William Clement Leggott2,3

  • Sex:

  • Male

  • Father:

  • James Leggott (1849?-1929)

  • Mother:

  • Emma Mary Mann (1840-1903)

  • Occupation:

  •  

  • assistant in a bootmakers shop, an insurance agent and a tobacconists salesman4,5,6

  • Birth:

  • 2 Nov 1883

  • Bury St. Edmunds, Suffolk, England2,4,5,6,7

  • Census:

  • 5 Apr 1891 (age 7)

  • 106 Eastgate Street, Bury St. Edmunds, Suffolk, England7

  •  

  • son attending school and living with his parents James and Emma, sister Flora, and two lodgers. Born in Bury Suffolk

  • Census:

  • 31 Mar 1901 (age 17)

  • 106 Eastgate Street, Bury St. Edmunds, Suffolk, England4

  •  

  • unmarried son working as an assistant in a bootmakers shop and living with his parents James and Emma, and sister Flora. Born in Bury St. Edmunds Suffolk

  • Census:

  • 2 Apr 1911 (age 28)

  • 15 Sherfield Road, Grays, Essex, England5

  •  

  • an unmarried boarder working as an insurance agent for Prudential Assurance and living in seven rooms with Harry and Jenny Willis and family, and another boarder. Born in Bury St. Edmunds Suffolk

  • Military Service:

  • frm 1915 to 1921 (age 31-38)

  • The Welsh regiment as a private 2293, Lance Corporal 27240 then as a 2nd Lieutenant8,9,10

  •  

  • he was Gazetted on being made a 2nd lieutenant in July 1918 which also shows him as a Military Medal holder

  • Medals:

  • 1917 (app)9

  •  

  •  

  • Military Medal

  • Medals:

  • 1920 (app)9

  •  

  •  

  • Vicory and British medals

  • Census:

  • 29 Sep 1939 (age 55)

  • 91 Chadwell Road, Grays, Essex, England6

  •  

  • a married tobacco salesman living with his wife Ethel, son James and a closed record (presumably son John). Born on 2nd November 1883

  • Death:

  • 10 Oct 1959 (age 75)

  • Stepney "Registration District", London, England3,11

  • Probate:

  • 15 Dec 1959

  • Probate Registry, London, England11

  •  

  • of 91 Chadwell Road Grays Essex died 10th October 1959 at London Hospital Stepney London, probate of effects of £1,839 4s 3d (~£39,600 in 2017) to Midland Bank Executor and Trustee Company Limited

Wife: Ethel Lilian Allen

  • Name:

  • Ethel Lilian Allen1,12

  • Sex:

  • Female

  • Father:

  • -

  • Mother:

  • -

  • Occupation:

  •  

  • school teacher13,14

  • Birth:

  • 15 Dec 1881

  • Cambridge, Cambridgeshire, England6,12,13,14,15

  • Census:

  • 5 Apr 1891 (age 9)

  • Mill Road, Cambridge, Cambridgeshire, England15

  •  

  • daughter living with her parents Jacob and Sarah, and sisters Margaret and Mabel. Born in Cambridge

  • Census:

  • 31 Mar 1901 (age 19)

  • 7 Ross Street, Cambridge, Cambridgeshire, England13

  •  

  • unmarried daughter working as a school teacher and living with her parents Jacob and Sarah, and sister Margaret. Born in Cambridge

  • Census:

  • 2 Apr 1911 (age 29)

  • 48 Boscombe Road, Tooting, London, England14

  •  

  • unmarried visitor working as a teacher for a borough council and living in five rooms with Alfred and Florence Bailey, their daughter Mary and a boarder. Born in Cambridge Cambridgeshire

  • Census:

  • 29 Sep 1939 (age 57)

  • 91 Chadwell Road, Grays, Essex, England6

  •  

  • married doing unpaid domestic duties and a (unreadable) attendant with ARP and Sister of St. John living with her husband William, son James and a closed record (presumably son John). Born on 15th December 1881

  • Death:

  • 8 Jul 1964 (age 82)

  • Westcliff Hospital, Prittlewell Chase, Westcliff-on-Sea, Essex, England16,17

  • Probate:

  • 28 Sep 1964

  • Probate Registry, London, England17

  •  

  • a widow of 125 South Bourne Grove Westcliff-on-Sea Essex died 8th July 1964 at Westcliff Hospital Westcliff-on-Sea, administration with will of £240 (~£4,400 in 2017) to James Peter Allen Leggott railway clerk and John Allen Leggott civil servant

Child 1: James Peter Allen Leggott

  • Name:

  • James Peter Allen Leggott18,19

  • Sex:

  • Male

  • Spouse:

  • Olive Dorothy Green (1918-2009)

  • Occupation:

  •  

  • railway booking clerk6

  • Birth:

  • 23 Jun 1918

  • Orsett "Registration District", Essex, England6,18,20

  • Baptism:

  • 28 Jul 1918 (age 0)

  • St. Peter and St. Paul's Church, High Street, Grays, Essex, England19

  •  

  • son of William Clement Leggott (2nd Lieutenant Welsh Regiment) and Ethel Lilian of 61 High Street

  • Census:

  • 29 Sep 1939 (age 21)

  • 91 Chadwell Road, Grays, Essex, England6

  •  

  • an unmarried railway booking clerk living with his parents William and Ethel, and a closed record (presumably brother John). Born on 23rd June 1918

  • Administrator:

  • 28 Sep 1964 (age 46)

  •  

     

    James Peter Allen Leggott was appointed as administrator at the probate hearing of Ethel Lilian Allen on Monday on 28 September 1964 at the Probate Registry, London, England

  • Death:

  • Sep 2002 (age 84)

  • Southend-on-Sea "Registration District", Essex, England20

Sources

1.

England and Wales Marriage Index 1837 - 2005, (on-line at www.ancestry.co.uk and www.findmypast.co.uk). Cambridge 1916 quarter:3 volume:3b page:1065. Cit. Date: 15 May 2021.

2.

England and Wales Birth Index 1837 - 2019, (on-line at www.ancestry.co.uk, www.findmypast.co.uk and www.gro.gov.uk). Bury St. Edmunds 1883 quarter:4 volume:4a page:667. Cit. Date: 7 April 2018.

3.

England and Wales Death Index 1837 - 2019, (on-line at www.ancestry.co.uk, www.findmypast.co.uk and www.gro.gov.uk). Stepney 1959 quarter:4 volume:5d page:570. Cit. Date: 16 May 2021.

4.

Census 1901, (on-line at www.ancestry.co.uk and www.findmypast.co.uk). class:RG13 piece:1754 folio:127 page:8. Cit. Date: 15 May 2021.

5.

Census 1911, (on-line at www.ancestry.co.uk and www.findmypast.co.uk). class:RG14 piece:9968 class:RG78 piece:524 registration district:192 sub-district:1 enumeration district:17 schedule:176. Cit. Date: 15 May 2021.

6.

1939 UK Register, (on-line at www.findmypast.co.uk). class:RG101 piece:1548H page:8 line:7 letter code:DCMV. Cit. Date: 15 May 2021.

7.

Census 1891, (on-line at www.ancestry.co.uk and www.findmypast.co.uk). class:RG12 piece:1451 folio:27 page:12. Cit. Date: 14 May 2021.

8.

FindMyPast British Army Service Records, ( on-line at www.findmypast.co.uk). National Archive ref:WO 374/41582. Cit. Date: 15 May 2021.

9.

Ancestry British Army WWI Medal Rolls Index Cards 1914-1920, ( on-line at www.ancestry.co.uk). Welsh Regiment no:2293 and 57240. Cit. Date: 15 May 2021.

10.

London Gazette, (on-line at www.thegazette.co.uk). 1918 July 30th supplemen:30824 page:9100.

11.

UK Government Probate Service, UK Government Find a Will, ( on-line at www.probatesearch.service.gov.uk). London 1959 page:730. Cit. Date: 16 May 2021.

12.

England and Wales Birth Index 1837 - 2019, (on-line at www.ancestry.co.uk, www.findmypast.co.uk and www.gro.gov.uk). Cambridge 1882 quarter:1 volume:3b page:482. Cit. Date: 16 May 2021.

13.

Census 1901, (on-line at www.ancestry.co.uk and www.findmypast.co.uk). class:RG13 piece:1530 folio:83 page:33. Cit. Date: 16 May 2021.

14.

Census 1911, (on-line at www.ancestry.co.uk and www.findmypast.co.uk). class:RG14 piece:3443 class:RG78 piece:129 registration district:39 sub-district:6 enumeration district:23 schedule:104. Cit. Date: 16 May 2021.

15.

Census 1891, (on-line at www.ancestry.co.uk and www.findmypast.co.uk). class:RG12 piece:1285 folio:27 page:7. Cit. Date: 16 May 2021.

16.

England and Wales Death Index 1837 - 2019, (on-line at www.ancestry.co.uk, www.findmypast.co.uk and www.gro.gov.uk). Southend on Sea 1964 quarter:3 volume:4a page:677. Cit. Date: 16 May 2021.

17.

UK Government Probate Service, UK Government Find a Will, ( on-line at www.probatesearch.service.gov.uk). London 1964 page:759. Cit. Date: 16 May 2021.

18.

England and Wales Birth Index 1837 - 2019, (on-line at www.ancestry.co.uk, www.findmypast.co.uk and www.gro.gov.uk). Orsett 1918 quarter:3 volume:4a page:791. Cit. Date: 15 May 2021.

19.

Seax - Essex Record Office Parish Records, ( on-line at www.essexcc.gov.uk). Grays St. Peter and St Paul baptisns 1913-1918 ref:D/P 382/1/30 image:86 page:167 entry:1502. Cit. Date: 15 May 2021.

20.

England and Wales Death Index 1837 - 2019, (on-line at www.ancestry.co.uk, www.findmypast.co.uk and www.gro.gov.uk). Southend-on-Sea 2002 quarter:3 district:4751D register:D12C entry:300 date:0902. Cit. Date: 15 May 2021.