See also

Family of Fred Oakley and Ruby May Bennell

Husband: Fred Oakley (1905-1976)
Wife: Ruby May Bennell (1903-2013)
Marriage Q4 1942 St. Albans "Registration District", Hertfordshire, England1,2

Husband: Fred Oakley

Name: Fred Oakley1,3
Sex: Male
Father: Frederick Oakley (1872- )
Mother: Bertha Louisa Hall (1874-1947)
Birth 13 October 1905 St. Albans, Hertfordshire, England3,4,5
Census 2 April 1911 (age 5) 17 The Camp, St. Peter, St. Albans, Hertfordshire, England6
son living in five rooms with his parents and a brother. Born in St. Albans
Census 29 September 1939 (age 33) 135 Camp Road, St. Peter, St. Albans, Hertfordshire, England4
unmarried master dairyman living with his parents and a Florence E Syms. Born on 13th October 1905
Death Q4 1976 (age 70-71) Shepway "Registration District", Kent, England5

Wife: Ruby May Bennell

Name: Ruby May Bennell1,2,7
Sex: Female
Alt. Name: Ruby Oakley1
Father: John Rayner Bennell (1875-1907)
Mother: Sarah Oakley (1875?- )
Occupation heel packer8
Birth 27 November 1903 King's Lynn, Norfolk, England7,8,9
Census 2 April 1911 (age 7) 17 Church Street, King's Lynn, Norfolk, England9
daughter living in seven rooms with her mother, two siblings and two tenants. Born in King's Lynn Norfolk
Census 29 September 1939 (age 35) Firwood Avenue, Colney Heath, Hertfordshire, England8
an unmarried heel packer living with Albert and Minnie Stripp and family. Born on 27th November 1903. Married an Oakley at a later date
Death 7 February 2013 (age 109) Maidstone, Kent, England10


1"John Oakley personal communication". PAF.
2"England and Wales Marriage Index 1837 - 2005" (on-line at and St. Albans 1942 quarter:4 volume:3a page:2782.
3"England and Wales Birth Index 1837 - 2005" (on-line at, and St. Albans 1905 quarter:4 volume:3a page:773.
Text From Source: mother's maiden name Hall
4"1939 UK Register" (on-line at class:RG101 piece:1631A page:16 line:39 letter code:DEQG.
5"England and Wales Death Index 1837 - 2007" (on-line at, and Shepway 1976 quarter:4 volume:16 page:1450.
Text From Source: born 13th October 1905
6"Census 1911" (on-line at and class:RG14 piece:7679 class:RG78 piece:378 registration district:139 sub-district:2 enumeration district:13 schedule:462.
7"England and Wales Birth Index 1837 - 2005" (on-line at, and Kings Lynn 1903 quarter:4 volume:4b page:307.
Text From Source: mother's maiden name Oakley
assumed to be correct person
8"1939 UK Register" (on-line at class:RG101 piece:1667D page:23 line:2 letter code:DFQA.
9"Census 1911" (on-line at and class:RG14 piece:11650 class:RG78 piece:643 registration district:236 sub-district:2 enumeration district:1 schedule:127.
10"FindMyPast United Kingdom Deaths 2007-2017 Transcription" (on-line at Text From Source: aged 109