See also

Family of Walter William Bird and Florence Oakley

Husband: Walter William Bird

  • Name:

  • Walter William Bird1

  • Sex:

  • Male

  • Father:

  • -

  • Mother:

  • -

  • Occupation:

  •  

  • road sweeper2

  • Birth:

  • 1876 (app)

  • London Colney, Hertfordshire, England1,2,3

  • Census:

  • 3 Apr 1881 (age 4-5)

  • London Colney, Hertfordshire, England

  •  

  • aged 5, attending school born in London Colney, living with parents.

  • Census:

  • 2 Apr 1911 (age 35)

  • Seaton Road, London Colney, Hertfordshire, England2

  •  

  • married head of the household working as a road sweeper for Hertfordshire County Council and living in two rooms with his wife and four children. Born in London Colney Hertfordshire

Wife: Florence Oakley

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Florence Oakley

  • Name:

  • Florence Oakley1,4

  • Sex:

  • Female

  • Father:

  • Amos Frederick Oakley (1862-1930)

  • Mother:

  • Caroline Childs (1854- )

  • Birth:

  • 24 Apr 1887

  • Lowbell Lane, London Colney, Hertfordshire, England1,2,4,5,6

  • Baptism:

  • 3 Jul 1887 (age 0)

  • St. Peter's Church, Riverside, London Colney, Hertfordshire, England1

  • Census:

  • 5 Apr 1891 (age 4)

  • Lowbell Lane, London Colney, Hertfordshire, England7

  •  

  • daughter attending school and living in three rooms with her parents Fred and Caroline, sisters Annie, Ada and Amy, and brother William. Born in Lobell Lane Shenley

  • Census:

  • 31 Mar 1901 (age 13)

  • Lowbell Lane, London Colney, Hertfordshire, England8

  •  

  • daughter living in three rooms with her parents Amos and Caroline, sisters Annie, Lydia and Amy, and brother William. Born in London Colney Hertfordshire

  • Census:

  • 2 Apr 1911 (age 24)

  • Seaton Road, London Colney, Hertfordshire, England2

  •  

  • married wife living in two rooms with her husband and four children. Born in London Colney Hertfordshire. Married for seven years with five children, four of whom are still living

  • Death:

  • 1939 (age 51-52)1

  •  

Child 1: Elizabeth Caroline Florence Bird

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Spouse: David Ernest Harding

  • Name:

  • Elizabeth Caroline Florence Bird2,9,10

  • Sex:

  • Female

  • Spouse:

  • David Ernest Harding (1898-1963)

  • Birth:

  • 19 Apr 1904

  • London Colney, Hertfordshire, England2,9,10,11,12

  • Baptism:

  • 29 May 1904 (age 0)

  • St. Peter's Church, Riverside, London Colney, Hertfordshire, England10

  •  

  • daughter of Walter William Bird (labourer) and Florence of Colney

  • Census:

  • 2 Apr 1911 (age 6)

  • Seaton Road, London Colney, Hertfordshire, England2

  •  

  • daughter living in two rooms with her parents and three siblings. Born in London Colney Hertfordshire

  • Census:

  • 2 Apr 1911 (age 6)

  • Lowbell Lane, London Colney, Hertfordshire, England11

  •  

  • a granddaughter attending school and living in five rooms with her grandparents Frederick and Caroline, uncle William and a William Oakley aged 55. Born in London Colney Hertfordshire

  • Census:

  • 29 Sep 1939 (age 35)

  • 106 Cranborne Road, Potters Bar, Hertfordshire, England12

  •  

  • married doing unpaid domiestic duties and living with her husband, two children and six closed records (six other children). Born on 19th April 1904

  • Death:

  • Q4 1967 (age 63)

  • Barnet "Registration District", Greater London, England13

Child 2: William Walter Amos Bird

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Spouse: Florence Ellen Jones

  • Name:

  • William Walter Amos Bird2,14

  • Sex:

  • Male

  • Spouse:

  • Florence Ellen Jones (1907-1968)

  • Occupation:

  •  

  • timber feller15

  • Birth:

  • 16 Jan 1907

  • London Colney, Hertfordshire, England2,14,15

  • Census:

  • 2 Apr 1911 (age 4)

  • Seaton Road, London Colney, Hertfordshire, England2

  •  

  • son living in two rooms with his parents and three siblings. Born in London Colney Hertfordshire

  • Census:

  • 29 Sep 1939 (age 32)

  • 8 Fairway Close, St. Albans, Hertfordshire, England15

  •  

  • a married timber feller living with his wife, twos sons and a closed record, presumably daughter Doreen). Born on 16th January 1907

  • Death:

  • Q2 1968 (age 61)

  • Elstree and Potters Bar "Registration District", Hertfordshire, England16

Child 3: Amos Frederick Bird

  • Name:

  • Amos Frederick Bird2,17

  • Sex:

  • Male

  • Spouse (1):

  • Ada F _____ (1896- )

  • Spouse (2):

  • Violet Lillian Luck (1902-1968)

  • Occupation:

  •  

  • postman18

  • Birth:

  • 2 Jun 1909

  • London Colney, Hertfordshire, England2,17,18,19

  • Baptism:

  • 31 Oct 1909 (age 0)

  • St. Peter's Church, Riverside, London Colney, Hertfordshire, England19

  •  

  • son of Walter William Bird (labourer) and Florence of Colney, born on 2nd June 1909

  • Census:

  • 2 Apr 1911 (age 1)

  • Seaton Road, London Colney, Hertfordshire, England2

  •  

  • son living in two rooms with his parents and three siblings. Born in London Colney Hertfordshire

  • Census:

  • 29 Sep 1939 (age 30)

  • 24 Cranborne Road, Potters Bar, Middlesex, England18

  •  

  • a married postman living with his wife Ada and Kathleen and Patrick Howard. Born on 2nd June 1909

  • Death:

  • 14 Oct 1953 (age 44)

  • 17 Wellhouse Lane, Barnet, Hertfordshire, England20,21

  • Probate:

  • 6 Nov 1953

  • Probate Registry, London, England21

  •  

  • of 12 Victoria Avenue East Barnet Hertfordshire, effects of £406 7s (~£11,000 in 2017) to Violet Lilian Bird widow

Child 4: Hilda Annie Bird

  • Name:

  • Hilda Annie Bird2,22,23

  • Sex:

  • Female

  • Spouse:

  • George Cockman ( - )

  • Birth:

  • 25 Sep 1910

  • London Colney, Hertfordshire, England2,22,23,24

  • Baptism:

  • 25 Dec 1910 (age 0)

  • St. Peter's Church, Riverside, London Colney, Hertfordshire, England23

  •  

  • daughter of Walter William Bird (labourer) and Florence of Colney

  • Census:

  • 2 Apr 1911 (age 6 mns)

  • Seaton Road, London Colney, Hertfordshire, England2

  •  

  • daughter living in two rooms with her parents and three siblings. Born in London Colney Hertfordshire

  • Death:

  • Q3 1973 (age 62-63)

  • St. Albans "Registration District", Hertfordshire, England24

Sources

1.

John Oakley personal communication. PAF. Cit. Date: 20 April 2001.

2.

Census 1911, (on-line at www.ancestry.co.uk and www.findmypast.co.uk). class:RG14 piece:7680 class:RG78 piece:378 registration district:139 sub-district:2 enumeration dstrict:14 schedule:225. Cit. Date: 26 May 2018.

3.

Census 1881, (on-line at www.ancestry.co.uk and www.findmypast.co.uk). class:RG11 piece:1368/29/15.

4.

England and Wales Birth Index 1837 - 2019, (on-line at www.ancestry.co.uk, www.findmypast.co.uk and www.gro.gov.uk). Barnet 1887 quarter:2 volume:3a page:224. Cit. Date: 29 July 2018.

5.

Census 1891, (on-line at www.ancestry.co.uk and www.findmypast.co.uk). class:RG12 piece:1052 folio:27 page:16. Cit. Date: 23 October 2019.

6.

Census 1901, (on-line at www.ancestry.co.uk and www.findmypast.co.uk). class:RG13 piece:1229 folio:60 page:10. Cit. Date: 2 November 2019.

7.

Census 1891, (on-line at www.ancestry.co.uk and www.findmypast.co.uk). class:RG12 piece:1052 folio:27 page:16. Cit. Date: 2 November 2019.

8.

Census 1901, (on-line at www.ancestry.co.uk and www.findmypast.co.uk). class:RG13 piece:1229 folio:60 page:10. Cit. Date: 23 October 2019.

9.

England and Wales Birth Index 1837 - 2019, (on-line at www.ancestry.co.uk, www.findmypast.co.uk and www.gro.gov.uk). St. Albans 1904 quarter:2 volume:3a page:791. Cit. Date: 26 July 2018.

10.

FindMyPast Parish Records Collection - Baptisms, (on-line at www.findmypast.co.uk). Hertfordshire Baptisms Transcription. Cit. Date: 26 July 2018.

11.

Census 1911, (on-line at www.ancestry.co.uk and www.findmypast.co.uk). class:RG14 piece:7134 class:RG78 piece:350RD131SD1 enumeration district:6 schedule:85. Cit. Date: 1 August 2018.

12.

1939 UK Register, (on-line at www.findmypast.co.uk). class:RG101 piece:0866F page:3 line:26 letter code:BNAD. Cit. Date: 28 July 2018.

13.

England and Wales Death Index 1837 - 2019, (on-line at www.ancestry.co.uk, www.findmypast.co.uk and www.gro.gov.uk). Barnet 1967 quarter:4 volume:5a page:127. Cit. Date: 28 July 2018.

14.

England and Wales Birth Index 1837 - 2019, (on-line at www.ancestry.co.uk, www.findmypast.co.uk and www.gro.gov.uk). St. Albans 1907 quarter:1 volume:3a page:818. Cit. Date: 26 June 2018.

15.

1939 UK Register, (on-line at www.findmypast.co.uk). class:RG101 piece:1668F page:28 line:41 letter code:DFQJ. Cit. Date: 26 June 2018.

16.

England and Wales Death Index 1837 - 2019, (on-line at www.ancestry.co.uk, www.findmypast.co.uk and www.gro.gov.uk). Elstree and Potters Bar 1968 quarter:2 volume:4b page:64. Cit. Date: 27 June 2018.

17.

England and Wales Birth Index 1837 - 2019, (on-line at www.ancestry.co.uk, www.findmypast.co.uk and www.gro.gov.uk). St. Albans 1909 quarter:3 volume:3a page:816. Cit. Date: 26 May 2018.

18.

1939 UK Register, (on-line at www.findmypast.co.uk). class:RG101 piece:0866F page:8 line:6 letter code:BNAD. Cit. Date: 26 May 2018.

19.

FindMyPast Parish Records Collection - Baptisms, (on-line at www.findmypast.co.uk). Hertfordshire Baptisms Transcription page:84 entry:277. Cit. Date: 26 May 2018.

20.

England and Wales Death Index 1837 - 2019, (on-line at www.ancestry.co.uk, www.findmypast.co.uk and www.gro.gov.uk). Barnet 1953 quarter:4 volume:5a page:568. Cit. Date: 26 May 2018.

21.

UK Government Probate Service, UK Government Find a Will, ( on-line at www.probatesearch.service.gov.uk). 1953 page:684. Cit. Date: 26 May 2018.

22.

England and Wales Birth Index 1837 - 2019, (on-line at www.ancestry.co.uk, www.findmypast.co.uk and www.gro.gov.uk). St. Albans 1910 quarter:4 volume:3a page:771. Cit. Date: 18 May 2018.

23.

FindMyPast Parish Records Collection - Baptisms, (on-line at www.findmypast.co.uk). Hertfordshire Baptisms Transcription. Cit. Date: 18 May 2018.

24.

England and Wales Death Index 1837 - 2019, (on-line at www.ancestry.co.uk, www.findmypast.co.uk and www.gro.gov.uk). St. Albans 1973 quarter:3 volume:4b page:624. Cit. Date: 18 May 2018.