See also

Family of Henry Bradon and Mary Elizabeth Lorking

Husband: Henry Bradon

  • Name:

  • Henry Bradon2,3

  • Sex:

  • Male

  • Father:

  • -

  • Mother:

  • -

  • Occupation:

  •  

  • soldier4,5

  • Birth:

  • Q2 1878

  • Hackney, Middlesex, England2,4

  • Census absence:

  • 3 Apr 1881 (age 2-3)

  •  

  • Census absence:

  • 5 Apr 1891 (age 12-13)

  •  

  • Census absence:

  • 31 Mar 1901 (age 22)

  •  

  • Census:

  • 2 Apr 1911 (age 32)

  • Mustapha Pacha Barracks, Alexandria, Egypt4

  •  

  • a married sergeant who worked as a labourer in the 1st Battalion Suffolk Regiment. Born in Hackney London

  • Death:

  • 16 Nov 1916 (age 37)

  • Salonika, Greece3,5

  •  

  • Cause: in action

  • Probate:

  • 14 Mar 1917

  • Probate Registry, Bury St. Edmunds, Suffolk, England5

  •  

  • of Bury St. Edmunds a second lieutenant in the Suffolk Regiment died 16th November 1916 in action in Salonika, administration (with Will) of effects of £198 14s (~£8,200 in 2017) to Mary Elizabeth Bradon widow

  • Burial:

  •  

  • Struma Military Cemetery, Kalokastro, Greece3

  •  

  • a second lieutenant in the 1st Battalion of the Suffolk Regiment, died 16th November 1916 aged 37 having been awarded the Long Service and Good Conduct Medals. Son of Sarah Bradon of Bury St. Edmunds and husband of Mary Elizabeth Bradon of 105 Northgate Street Bury St. Edmunds Suffolk. He had with 21 years service in 1st Bn. Suffolk Regiment and had served in the South African War

Wife: Mary Elizabeth Lorking

  • Name:

  • Mary Elizabeth Lorking6,7

  • Sex:

  • Female

  • Father:

  • James Kensett Lorking (1852-1910)

  • Mother:

  • Honor Eliza Smith (1848-1934)

  • Occupation:

  •  

  • trouser machinist8

  • Birth:

  • 6 Nov 1882

  • Stowmarket, Suffolk, England6,8,9,10,11

  • Census:

  • 5 Apr 1891 (age 8)

  • 7 Cemetery Row, Cemetery Road, Bury St. Edmunds, Suffolk, England9

  •  

  • daughter living in three rooms with her parents James and Honor, brothers John and Richard, and sisters Jane and Jessie. Born in Stowmarket Suffolk

  • Census:

  • 31 Mar 1901 (age 19)

  • 31 Long Brackland, Bury St. Edmunds, Suffolk, England8

  •  

  • unmarried daughter working as a trouser machinist and living in four rooms with her parents James and Honor, brother Richard and sister Jessie. Born in Stowmarket Suffolk

  • Census:

  • 2 Apr 1911 (age 28)

  • Mustapha Pacha Barracks, Alexandria, Egypt10

  •  

  • wife living with daughters Elizabeth and Elsie. Born in Stowmarket Suffolk and married for five years with two children, both of whom are still living

  • Administrator:

  • 14 Mar 1917 (age 34)

  •  

     

    Mary Elizabeth Lorking was appointed as administrator at the probate hearing of Henry Bradon on Wednesday on 14 March 1917 at the Probate Registry, Bury St. Edmunds, Suffolk, England

  • Census:

  • 29 Sep 1939 (age 56)

  • 105 Northgate Street, Bury St. Edmunds, Suffolk, England11

  •  

  • a widow doing unpaid domestic duties and living with daughters Elizabeth and Marjorie. Born on 6th November 1882

  • Death:

  • 10 Feb 1961 (age 78)

  • Bury St. Edmunds "Registration District", Suffolk, England12,13

  • Probate:

  • 6 Mar 1961

  • Probate Registry, Arcade Street, Ipswich, Suffolk, England13

  •  

  • a widow of 105 Northgate Street Bury St. Edmunds died 10th February 1961, probate of effects of £1,809 5s 2d (~£36,700 in 2017) to Reginald James Cole executive officer

Child 1: Elizabeth Ena Bradon

  • Name:

  • Elizabeth Ena Bradon14

  • Sex:

  • Female

  • Spouse:

  • Reginald James Cole (1904-1979)

  • Occupation:

  •  

  • laundry clerk11

  • Birth:

  • 21 May 1906

  • Bury St. Edmunds, Suffolk, England10,11,14,15

  • Census:

  • 2 Apr 1911 (age 4)

  • Mustapha Pacha Barracks, Alexandria, Egypt10

  •  

  • daughter living with her mother Mary and sister Elsie. Born in Bury St. Edmunds Suffolk

  • Census:

  • 29 Sep 1939 (age 33)

  • 105 Northgate Street, Bury St. Edmunds, Suffolk, England11

  •  

  • a married laundry clerk living with her widowed mother Mary and sister Marjorie. Born on 21st May 1906

  • Death:

  • Oct 1993 (age 87)

  • Enfield "Registration District", Greater London, England15

Child 2: Elsie Margaret Valetta Bradon

  • Name:

  • Elsie Margaret Valetta Bradon16

  • Sex:

  • Female

  • Spouse:

  • Albert J Homes ( - )

  • Occupation:

  •  

  • school teacher17,18

  • Birth:

  • 6 Mar 1908

  • Bury St. Edmunds, Suffolk, England10,16,19

  • Census:

  • 2 Apr 1911 (age 2)

  • Mustapha Pacha Barracks, Alexandria, Egypt10

  •  

  • daughter living with her mother Mary and sister Elizabeth. Born in Bury St. Edmunds Suffolk

  • Emigration:

  • 15 Sep 1933 (age 25)

  • from London, England to Malta17

  •  

  • a schoolmistress of 105 Northgate Street Bury St. Edmunds travelling alone on the Barrabool

  • Immigration:

  • 27 Dec 1935 (age 27)

  • to Tilbury, Essex, England from Malta18

  •  

  • a Queens Army school mistress of 105 Northgate Street Bury St. Edmunds travelling alone on the Mooltan

  • Death:

  • 29 Mar 1974 (age 66)

  • Hailsham "Registration District", East Sussex, England19,20

  • Probate:

  • 2 Jul 1974

  • Probate Registry, Brighton, East Sussex, England20

  •  

  • of 78 London Road Hailsham Sussex died 29th March 1974, probate of £7,681 (~£68,500 in 2017)

Child 3: Marjorie Evelyn Grace Bradon

  • Name:

  • Marjorie Evelyn Grace Bradon21

  • Sex:

  • Female

  • Spouse (1):

  • William W Cook ( - )

  • Spouse (2):

  • Leslie George Whitbread (1917-1988)

  • Occupation:

  •  

  • laundry clerk11

  • Birth:

  • 6 May 1916

  • Bury St. Edmunds "Registration District", Suffolk, England11

  • Census:

  • 29 Sep 1939 (age 23)

  • 105 Northgate Street, Bury St. Edmunds, Suffolk, England11

  •  

  • an unmarried laundry clerk and a member of the Women's Axillary territorial (unreadable) living with her widowed mother Mary and sister Elizabeth. Born on 6th May 1916

  • Death:

  • 1 Jan 2004 (age 87)

  • Cirencester "Registration District", Gloucestershire, England22,23

  • Probate:

  • 23 Apr 2004

  • Probate Registry, Oxford, Oxfordshire, England23

  •  

  • grant and will, died 1st January 2004

Sources

1.

England and Wales Marriage Index 1837 - 2005, (on-line at www.ancestry.co.uk and www.findmypast.co.uk). Bury St. Edmunds 1905 quarter:3 volume:4a page:1733. Cit. Date: 3 July 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). Hackney 1878 quarter:2 volume:1b page:533. Cit. Date: 7 July 2021.

3.

Commonwealth War Grave Commission, ( on-line at www.cwgc.org). Greece Struma Military Cemetery VII. B. 6. Cit. Date: 6 July 2021.

4.

Census 1911, (on-line at www.ancestry.co.uk and www.findmypast.co.uk). class:RG14 piece:34994 registration district:641 sub-district:19 enumeration district:32 schedule:9999. Cit. Date: 7 July 2021.

5.

UK Government Probate Service, UK Government Find a Will, ( on-line at www.probatesearch.service.gov.uk). 1917 Bury St. Edmunds page:310. Cit. Date: 6 July 2021.

6.

England and Wales Birth Index 1837 - 2019, (on-line at www.ancestry.co.uk, www.findmypast.co.uk and www.gro.gov.uk). Stow 1882 quarter:4 volume:4a page:652. Cit. Date: 5 June 2016.

7.

Census 1891, (on-line at www.ancestry.co.uk and www.findmypast.co.uk). class:RG12 piece:1450 folio:172 page:19.

8.

Census 1901, (on-line at www.ancestry.co.uk and www.findmypast.co.uk). class:RG13 piece:1754 folio:54 page:8. Cit. Date: 5 June 2016.

9.

Census 1891, (on-line at www.ancestry.co.uk and www.findmypast.co.uk). class:RG12 piece:1450 folio:172 page:19. Cit. Date: 5 June 2016.

10.

Census 1911, (on-line at www.ancestry.co.uk and www.findmypast.co.uk). class:RG14 piece:34994 registration district:641 sub-district:19 enumeration district:32 schedule:9999. Cit. Date: 6 July 2021.

11.

1939 UK Register, (on-line at www.findmypast.co.uk). class:RG101 piece:6659K page:4 line:39 letter code:TYAL. Cit. Date: 6 July 2021.

12.

England and Wales Death Index 1837 - 2019, (on-line at www.ancestry.co.uk, www.findmypast.co.uk and www.gro.gov.uk). Bury St. Edmunds 1961 quarter:1 volume:4b page:1235. Cit. Date: 7 July 2021.

13.

UK Government Probate Service, UK Government Find a Will, ( on-line at www.probatesearch.service.gov.uk). Ipswich 1961 page:718. Cit. Date: 7 July 2021.

14.

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 1906 quarter:2 volume:4a page:967. Cit. Date: 3 July 2021.

15.

England and Wales Death Index 1837 - 2019, (on-line at www.ancestry.co.uk, www.findmypast.co.uk and www.gro.gov.uk). Enfield 1993 quarter:4 district:2271C register:C30D entry:100 date:1093. Cit. Date: 6 July 2021.

16.

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 1908 quarter:2 volume:4a page:964. Cit. Date: 3 July 2021.

17.

FindMyPast Passenger Lists leaving UK 1890-1960, (on-line at www.findmypast.co.uk). London 1939 Setember Barrapool sheet:3. Cit. Date: 6 July 2021.

18.

Ancestry UK and Ireland Incoming Passenger Lists 1878-1960, ( on-line at www.ancestry.co.uk). National Archive class:BT26 piece:1075 Tilbury 1935 Mooltan. Cit. Date: 6 July 2021.

19.

England and Wales Death Index 1837 - 2019, (on-line at www.ancestry.co.uk, www.findmypast.co.uk and www.gro.gov.uk). Hailsham 1974 quarter:2 volume:18 page:0832. Cit. Date: 6 July 2021.

20.

UK Government Probate Service, UK Government Find a Will, ( on-line at www.probatesearch.service.gov.uk). Brighton 1974 page:4386 no:740507494J. Cit. Date: 6 July 2021.

21.

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 1916 quarter:2 volume:4a page:1796. Cit. Date: 3 July 2021.

22.

England and Wales Death Index 1837 - 2019, (on-line at www.ancestry.co.uk, www.findmypast.co.uk and www.gro.gov.uk). Cirencester 2004 quarter:1 register:44D entry:105 date:0104. Cit. Date: 6 July 2021.

23.

UK Government Probate Service, UK Government Find a Will, ( on-line at www.probatesearch.service.gov.uk). Oxford 2004 no:1503254. Cit. Date: 6 July 2021.