See also

Family of Harry William Chester and Rose Ellen King

  • Husband:

  • Harry William Chester (1897-1984)

  • Wife:

  • Rose Ellen King (1893- )

  • Marriage:

  • Q3 1938

  • Ipswich "Registration District", Suffolk, England1

Husband: Harry William Chester

  • Name:

  • Harry William Chester2,3,4

  • Sex:

  • Male

  • Father:

  • -

  • Mother:

  • Sarah Anne Chester (1873- )

  • Occupation:

  •  

  • riveter5

  • Birth:

  • 29 Mar 1897

  • Great Bentley, Essex, England2,3,4,5,6,7,8

  •  

  • son of Annie Chester (shop assistant) of Great Bentley. Note that the 1901 census says Harry was born in Ipswich Suffolk

  • Census:

  • 31 Mar 1901 (age 4)

  • The Street, Melton, Suffolk, England6

  •  

  • nephew living in four rooms with his uncle William and aunt Mary, and cousins George, Hilda and Edith. Born in Ipswich Suffolk

  • Census:

  • 2 Apr 1911 (age 14)

  • 75 Vernon Street, Ipswich, Suffolk, England7

  •  

  • son working as a barber's boy and living in six rooms with his step-father Robert, his mother Annie, and brothers Oswald, Maurice, Wilfred and Cyril. Born in Great Bentley Essex

  • Census:

  • 29 Sep 1939 (age 42)

  • 175 Cemetery Road, Ipswich, Suffolk, England5

  •  

  • a married riveter in an engineering works and living with his wife Rose, step-children Wilfred, Lily and Pamela Norris, step son Gilbert and step daughter-in-law Beatrice Grant, a closed record and a George Nickalls. Born on 29th March 1897

  • Death:

  • Feb 1984 (age 86)

  • Ipswich "Registration District", Suffolk, England8

Wife: Rose Ellen King

  • Name:

  • Rose Ellen King9

  • Sex:

  • Female

  • Father:

  • -

  • Mother:

  • -

  • Birth:

  • 6 Jul 18935

  •  

  • Census:

  • 29 Sep 1939 (age 46)

  • 175 Cemetery Road, Ipswich, Suffolk, England5

  •  

  • married doing unpaid domestic duties and living with her husband Harry, son Wilfred Norris, daughters Lily and Pamela Norris, son Gilbert and daughter-in-law Beatrice Grant, a closed record and a George Nickalls. Born on 6th July 1893

Note on Wife: Rose Ellen King

Unsure about where Rose was born and her death details, her father was a George King. Rose previously married Frederick Grant (1893-1917) in Tendring in 1915 and had two children. She then married Joseph J Norris (1893-1937) in Woodbridge in 1918 and had a further six children9,10,11

Sources

1.

England and Wales Marriage Index 1837 - 2005, (on-line at www.ancestry.co.uk and www.findmypast.co.uk). Ipswich 1938 quarter:3 volume:4a page:3810. Cit. Date: 2 October 2021.

2.

Joanne Chester Morizio personal communication. email dated 18th September 2021. Cit. Date: 14 September 2021.

3.

England and Wales Birth Index 1837 - 2019, (on-line at www.ancestry.co.uk, www.findmypast.co.uk and www.gro.gov.uk). Tendring 1897 quarter:2 volume:4a page:625. Cit. Date: 19 September 2021.

4.

Birth Certificate. own copy, see personal folder. Cit. Date: 6 October 2021. Family Archive, Held by David and Sue Wilkinson.

5.

1939 UK Register, (on-line at www.findmypast.co.uk). Cit. Date: 2 October 2021.

6.

Census 1901, (on-line at www.ancestry.co.uk and www.findmypast.co.uk). class:RG13 piece:1785 folio:77 page:11 schedule:68. Cit. Date: 19 September 2021.

7.

Census 1911, (on-line at www.ancestry.co.uk and www.findmypast.co.uk). class:RG14 piece:10816 class:RG78 piece:584 registration district:213 sub-district:1 enumeration district:18 schedule:114. Cit. Date: 20 September 2021.

8.

England and Wales Death Index 1837 - 2019, (on-line at www.ancestry.co.uk, www.findmypast.co.uk and www.gro.gov.uk). Ipswich 1984 quarter:1 register:284 volume:10 page:2869. Cit. Date: 2 October 2021.

9.

England and Wales Marriage Index 1837 - 2005, (on-line at www.ancestry.co.uk and www.findmypast.co.uk). Tendring 1915 quarter:3 volume:4a page:2104. Cit. Date: 2 October 2021.

10.

Ancestry Family Trees, ( on-line at www.ancestry.co.uk). Brown-Norris Family Tree by Ann Brown. Cit. Date: 2 October 2021.

11.

England and Wales Marriage Index 1837 - 2005, (on-line at www.ancestry.co.uk and www.findmypast.co.uk). Woodbridge 1918 quarter:3 volume:4a page:2422. Cit. Date: 2 October 2021.