See also

Family of James Philip Whiting and Doris Ellen Dring

  • Husband:

  • James Philip Whiting (1902-1984)

  • Wife:

  • Doris Ellen Dring (1903-1992)

  • Children:

  • Doris Joan Whiting (1930-2013)

  • Status:

  • Divorced

  • Marriage:

  • 9 Feb 1925

  • St Michael the Archangel Church, Church Lane East, Aldershot, Hampshire, England1,2

  •  

  • James a soldier of Cambridge Hospital Aldershot, Doris of Thatched Cottage Wickham Bishop Essex, both single, groom's father John Philip Whiting a baker, bride's father John Thomas Dring deceased. Married by Licence and witnessed by Lilian Edith Gates and Albert Edward Gates

Husband: James Philip Whiting

  • Name:

  • James Philip Whiting3,4

  • Sex:

  • Male

  • Father:

  • John Philip Whiting (1865- )

  • Mother:

  • Louisa Burrows (1868- )

  • Occupation:

  •  

  • soldier then a foreman baker1,5

  • Birth:

  • 22 Nov 1902

  • Bury St. Edmunds, Suffolk, England3,4,5,6

  • Census:

  • 2 Apr 1911 (age 8)

  • 330 Spring Road, Ipswich, Suffolk, England6

  •  

  • son living in five rooms with his parents John and Louisa, sisters Ada, Daisy and Edith, and brothers Albert, William and Russell. Born in Bury St. Edmunds Suffolk

  • Census:

  • 29 Sep 1939 (age 36)

  • 116 Alexandra Road, Southend-on-Sea, Essex, England5

  •  

  • a married foreman baker and member of F.A.P. and A.R.P. living with his wife Doris, a closed record (presumably daughter Joyce), daughter Doris, and two others. Born on 22nd November 1902

  • Death:

  • 30 Dec 1984 (age 82)

  • Worthing "Registration District", West Sussex, England4,7

  • Probate:

  • 21 May 1985

  • Probate Registry, London, England7

  •  

  • of Glebelands Middle Road Shoreham-by-Sea Sussex died 0th December 1984, probate not exceeding £40,000 (~£110,000 in 2017)

Wife: Doris Ellen Dring

  • Name:

  • Doris Ellen Dring1,2,8

  • Sex:

  • Female

  • Father:

  • -

  • Mother:

  • -

  • Birth:

  • 6 Jan 1903

  • Paddington, London, England5,8,9,10

  • Census:

  • 2 Apr 1911 (age 8)

  • London Road, Rivenhall, Essex, England9

  •  

  • granddaughter attending school and living in six rooms with her widowed grandmother Mary Ann Tokley, uncle Walter Tokley, and her widowed mother Ellen Dring. Born in Paddington London

  • Census:

  • 29 Sep 1939 (age 36)

  • 116 Alexandra Road, Southend-on-Sea, Essex, England5

  •  

  • married doing unpaid domestic duties and living with her husband James, a closed record (presumably daughter Joyce), daughter Doris, and two others. Born on 6th January 1903 and married a Barrott at a later date

  • Death:

  • Mar 1992 (age 89)

  • Southend-on-Sea "Registration District", Essex, England10

Child 2: Doris Joan Whiting

  • Name:

  • Doris Joan Whiting11

  • Sex:

  • Female

  • Spouse:

  • James Robert Waller (1923-1990)

  • Birth:

  • 14 Apr 1930

  • Braintree "Registration District", Essex, England5,11

  • Census:

  • 29 Sep 1939 (age 9)

  • 116 Alexandra Road, Southend-on-Sea, Essex, England5

  •  

  • attending school and living with her parents James and Doris, a closed record (presumably daughter Joyce), and two others. Born on 14th April 1930 and married a Waller at a later date

  • Death:

  • 7 Sep 2013 (age 83)

  • Southend-on-Sea "Registration District", Essex, England12,13

  • Probate:

  • 10 Feb 2014

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

  •  

  • grant and will, died 7th September 2013

Note on Marriage

Divorce assumed as Doris appeared to remarry before James died

Note on Wife: Doris Ellen Dring

It looks as if Doris left James and lived with Robert Lawrence Barrott (1905-1985) before marrying him in 1973 as she was using the name Barrott14,15

Sources

1.

FindMyPast Parish Records Collection - Marriages, ( on-line at www.findmypast.co.uk). Hampshire marriages Aldershot St Michael the Archangel page:85 entry:170. Cit. Date: 19 November 2021.

2.

England and Wales Marriage Index 1837 - 2005, (on-line at www.ancestry.co.uk and www.findmypast.co.uk). Farnham 1925 quarter:1 volume:24 page:202. Cit. Date: 19 November 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). Bury St. Edmunds 1903 quarter:1 volume:4a page:961. Cit. Date: 16 November 2021.

4.

England and Wales Death Index 1837 - 2019, (on-line at www.ancestry.co.uk, www.findmypast.co.uk and www.gro.gov.uk). Worthing 1985 quarter:1 register:185 volume:18 page:3101. Cit. Date: 19 November 2021.

5.

1939 UK Register, (on-line at www.findmypast.co.uk). class:RG101 piece:1467D page:12 line:21 letter code:DAHN. Cit. Date: 19 November 2021.

6.

Census 1911, (on-line at www.ancestry.co.uk and www.findmypast.co.uk). class:RG14 piece:10841 class:RG78 piece:585 registration district:213 sub-district:2 enumeration district:16 schedule:2. Cit. Date: 16 November 2021.

7.

UK Government Probate Service, UK Government Find a Will, ( on-line at www.probatesearch.service.gov.uk, www.ancestry.co.uk and www.findmypast.co.uk). London 1985 page:9162 no:8580004826W. Cit. Date: 19 November 2021.

8.

England and Wales Birth Index 1837 - 2019, (on-line at www.ancestry.co.uk, www.findmypast.co.uk and www.gro.gov.uk). Paddington 1903 quarter:1 volume:1a page:57. Cit. Date: 19 November 2021.

9.

Census 1911, (on-line at www.ancestry.co.uk and www.findmypast.co.uk). class:RG14 piece:10411 class:RG78 piece:552 registration district:201 sub-district:3 enumeration district:8 schedule:69. Cit. Date: 19 November 2021.

10.

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 1992 quarter:1 register:392 entry:A volume:9 page:3333. Cit. Date: 20 November 2021.

11.

England and Wales Birth Index 1837 - 2019, (on-line at www.ancestry.co.uk, www.findmypast.co.uk and www.gro.gov.uk). Braintree 1930 quarter:2 volume:4a page:1465. Cit. Date: 19 November 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). Southend on Sea district:4751A entry:509122642. Cit. Date: 19 November 2021.

13.

UK Government Probate Service, UK Government Find a Will, ( on-line at www.probatesearch.service.gov.uk, www.ancestry.co.uk and www.findmypast.co.uk). Ipswich 2014 no:4215764. Cit. Date: 19 November 2021.

14.

England and Wales Marriage Index 1837 - 2005, (on-line at www.ancestry.co.uk and www.findmypast.co.uk). Southend on Sea 1973 quarter:2 volume:4a page:2646. Cit. Date: 20 November 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). Southend on Sea 1985 quarter:4 register:1285 volume:9 page:2875. Cit. Date: 20 November 2021.