See also

Family of James Bowtle and Hannah Elizabeth Potter

Husband: James Bowtle

  • Name:

  • James Bowtle3,4,5

  • Sex:

  • Male

  • Father:

  • James Bowtle (1811-1886)

  • Mother:

  • Mary Ann Purl (1817?-1904)

  • Occupation:

  •  

  • bricklayer and carpenter6,7,8

  • Birth:

  • 29 Jul 1839

  • Bocking, Essex, England3,4,5,6,7,8

  • Census:

  • 6 Jun 1841 (age 1)

  • Church Lane, Bocking, Essex, England3

  •  

  • aged 2, living with parents and a sibling. Born in Essex

  • Census:

  • 30 Mar 1851 (age 11)

  • Church Lane, Bocking, Essex, England4,9

  •  

  • son aged 11, attending school and living with parents and four siblings. Born in Bocking Essex

  • Census:

  • 7 Apr 1861 (age 21)

  • Church Lane, Bocking, Essex, England6

  •  

  • son aged 21 unmarried, journeyman bricklayer living with parents and seven siblings. Born in Bocking Essex

  • Census:

  • 2 Apr 1871 (age 31)

  • Vine Street, Great Bardfield, Essex, England10

  •  

  • married head of the household aged 31 Bricklayer employing 4 men born in Bocking Essex

  • Census:

  • 3 Apr 1881 (age 41)

  • High Street, Great Bardfield, Essex, England7

  •  

  • married head of the household working as a bricklayer and carpenter and living with his wife Hannah, sons Herbert, Frederick, Frank and Basil, and daughters Florence and Jessie. Born in Bocking Essex

  • Census:

  • 5 Apr 1891 (age 51)

  • High Street, Great Bardfield, Essex, England8

  •  

  • widowed head of the household working as a bricklayer and living with daughters Florence and Jessie, and son Basil. Born in Bocking Essex

  • Witness:

  • 1 Jan 1900 (age 60)

  • James Bowtle witnessed the marriage of Harry Rayner and Florence Elizabeth Bowtle on Monday on 1 January 1900 in St. Mary the Virgin Church, Great Bardfield, Essex, England

  • Census:

  • 31 Mar 1901 (age 61)

  • Crown Street, Great Bardfield, Essex, England11

  •  

  • head of the household widower, aged 61, Bricklayer. Born in Bocking.

  • Witness:

  • 26 Dec 1901 (age 62)

  • James Bowtle witnessed the marriage of Harry Alfred Chapman and Jessie Maud Bowtle on Thursday on 26 December 1901 in Holy Trinity Church, Church Walk, Long Melford, Suffolk, England

  • Burial:

  • 19 Sep 1903

  • St. Mary the Virgin Church, Great Bardfield, Essex, England12

  •  

  • aged 64.

Wife: Hannah Elizabeth Potter

  • Name:

  • Hannah Elizabeth Potter2,9

  • Sex:

  • Female

  • Father:

  • -

  • Mother:

  • -

  • Birth:

  • Dec 1839 (app)

  • Rayne, Essex, England7,9

  • Census:

  • 2 Apr 1871 (age 31)

  • Vine Street, Great Bardfield, Essex, England10

  •  

  • married wife aged 31 Bricklayers wife born Rayne Essex living with her husband.

  • Census:

  • 3 Apr 1881 (age 40)

  • High Street, Great Bardfield, Essex, England7

  •  

  • married wife living with her husband James, sons Herbert, Frederick, Frank and Basil, and daughters Florence and Jessie. Born in Rayne Essex

  • Death:

  • Jun 1885 (age 45)13

  •  

  • Burial:

  • 23 Jun 1885

  • St. Mary the Virgin Church, Great Bardfield, Essex, England14

  •  

  • aged 44.

Child 1: Emily Priscilla Bowtle

  • Name:

  • Emily Priscilla Bowtle15

  • Sex:

  • Female

  • Spouse:

  • William Henry Smallacomber (1861?- )

  • Occupation:

  •  

  • general servant16

  • Birth:

  • Q2 1867

  • Great Bardfield, Essex, England15,17

  • Baptism:

  • 26 May 1867 (age 0)

  • St. Mary the Virgin Church, Great Bardfield, Essex, England10,12,18

  • Census:

  • 2 Apr 1871 (age 3-4)

  • Vine Street, Great Bardfield, Essex, England10

  •  

  • daughter aged 3 born in Great Bardfield Essex living with parents

  • Census:

  • 3 Apr 1881 (age 13-14)

  • 1 Blenmeim Vas, Lewisham, Kent, England19

  •  

  • aged 14, unmarried. Born in Essex, general servant, living with Wm. & Mary Draye.

Child 2: Herbert Jeffery Bowtle

  • Name:

  • Herbert Jeffery Bowtle20,21,22

  • Sex:

  • Male

  • Spouse:

  • Agnes Lucy Wthall (1873-1948)

  • Occupation:

  •  

  • sapper in the Royal Engineers then a general labourer

  • Birth:

  • 21 Dec 1868

  • Great Bardfield, Essex, England7,20,23,24

  • Baptism:

  • 28 Feb 1869 (age 0)

  • St. Mary the Virgin Church, Great Bardfield, Essex, England12,18

  • Census:

  • 2 Apr 1871 (age 2)

  • Vine Street, Great Bardfield, Essex, England10

  •  

  • son aged 2 born in Great Bardfield Essex living with parents.

  • Census:

  • 3 Apr 1881 (age 12)

  • High Street, Great Bardfield, Essex, England7

  •  

  • son attending school and living with his parents James and Hannah, brothers, Frederick, Frank and Basil, and sisters Florence and Jessie. Born in Great Bardfield Essex

  • Census:

  • 5 Apr 1891 (age 22)

  • Ingatestone Street, Ingatestone, Essex, England25

  •  

  • Boarder unmarried, aged 22 Cab Driver (Groom). Born in Great Bardfield Essex living with George Smith

  • Census:

  • 31 Mar 1901 (age 32)

  • Stanhope & Wellington Lines, Aldershot Military Town, Aldershot, Hampshire, England26

  •  

  • Married aged 32 Sapperborn in Great Bardfield Essex Royal Engineers Mounted and Imperial Yeomanry

  • Census:

  • 2 Apr 1911 (age 41)

  • 202 Maxey Road, Plumstead, London, England23

  •  

  • married head of the household working as a general labourer and living in four rooms with his wife and two sons. Born in Great Bardfield Essex

  • Census:

  • 29 Sep 1939 (age 70)

  • 202 Maxey Road, Plumstead, London, England24

  •  

  • married and retired and living with his wife and son Leslie. Born on 21st December 1868

  • Death:

  • Q2 1957 (age 88)

  • Woolwich "Registration District", London, England9,22

Child 3: Frederick Joseph Bowtle

  • Name:

  • Frederick Joseph Bowtle27,28

  • Sex:

  • Male

  • Spouse:

  • Miriam Barbara Thorogood (1873- )

  • Occupation:

  •  

  • groom & gardener becoming a publican then a carpet planner28,29,30

  • Birth:

  • Q2 1871

  • Great Bardfield, Essex, England7,27,30

  • Baptism:

  • 5 Jun 1871 (age 0)

  • St. Mary the Virgin Church, Great Bardfield, Essex, England12,18

  • Census:

  • 3 Apr 1881 (age 9)

  • High Street, Great Bardfield, Essex, England7

  •  

  • son attending school and living with his parents James and Hannah, brothers, Herbert, Frank and Basil, and sisters Florence and Jessie. Born in Great Bardfield Essex

  • Census:

  • 5 Apr 1891 (age 19-20)

  • High Street, Great Bardfield, Essex, England29

  •  

  • aged 19, Groom & Gardener. Born in Great Bardfield, living with father.

  • Witness:

  • 23 Nov 1893 (age 22)

  • Frederick Joseph Bowtle witnessed the marriage of William Henry Smallacomber and Emily Priscilla Bowtle on Thursday on 23 November 1893 in St. Mary the Virgin Church, Great Bardfield, Essex, England

  • Witness:

  • 1 Jan 1900 (age 28)

  • Frederick Joseph Bowtle witnessed the marriage of Harry Rayner and Florence Elizabeth Bowtle on Monday on 1 January 1900 in St. Mary the Virgin Church, Great Bardfield, Essex, England

  • Census:

  • 31 Mar 1901 (age 29)

  • 30 Glenny Road, Barking, Essex, England31

  •  

  • head of the household aged 29, House Furnisher Asst., Worker. Born in Great Bardfield Essex

  • Address:

  • 1901 (age 29-30)32

  •  

  •  

  • from Ilford then 'Jolly Butcher', Duxford, Cambridgeshire.

  • Census:

  • 2 Apr 1911 (age 39)

  • 7 Broadway, Barking, Essex, England30

  •  

  • married head of the household working as a carpet planner for a house furnisher and living in four rooms with his wife and two daughters. Born in Great Bardfield Essex

  • Witness:

  • 6 Jun 1926 (age 54-55)

  • Frederick Joseph Bowtle witnessed the marriage of Arthur Caswell and Constance Miriam Bowtle on Sunday on 6 June 1926 in St. Mary Magdalene Church, Church Road, Ickleton, Cambridgeshire, England

  • Death:

  • Sep 1933 (age 62)

  • Linton "Registration District", Cambridgeshire, England33,34

  • Burial:

  • 3 Oct 1933

  • St. Mary Magdalene Church, Church Road, Ickleton, Cambridgeshire, England34

  •  

  • aged 62

Child 4: Florence Elizabeth Bowtle

  • Name:

  • Florence Elizabeth Bowtle35

  • Sex:

  • Female

  • Spouse:

  • Harry Rayner (1875?- )

  • Occupation:

  •  

  • housekeeper8

  • Birth:

  • Jul 1872

  • Great Bardfield, Essex, England7,8,9,35,36,37

  • Baptism:

  • 6 Aug 1872 (age 0)

  • St. Mary the Virgin Church, Great Bardfield, Essex, England9,12

  • Census:

  • 3 Apr 1881 (age 8)

  • High Street, Great Bardfield, Essex, England7

  •  

  • daughter attending school and living with her parents James and Hannah, brothers, Herbert, Frederick, Frank and Basil, and sister Jessie. Born in Great Bardfield Essex

  • Census:

  • 5 Apr 1891 (age 17)

  • High Street, Great Bardfield, Essex, England8

  •  

  • daughter working as a housekeeper and living with her widowed father James, sister Jessie, and brother Basil. Born in Great Bardfield Essex

  • Census:

  • 31 Mar 1901 (age 27)

  • Hall Street, Long Melford, Suffolk, England36

  •  

  • married wife living with her husband and a son. Born in Great Bardfield Essex

  • Census:

  • 2 Apr 1911 (age 37)

  • Hall Street, Long Melford, Suffolk, England37

  •  

  • married wife living in four rooms with her husband and three children. Born in Bardfield Essex. Married 11 years with three children all alive

Child 5: Frank James Bowtle

  • Name:

  • Frank James Bowtle38,39,40

  • Sex:

  • Male

  • Spouse:

  • Myra Ormaline Binnington (1882-1976)

  • Occupation:

  •  

  • bricklayers labourer then a cowman41,42,43

  • Birth:

  • 21 Aug 1873

  • Great Bardfield, Essex, England7,38,41,43,44

  • Baptism:

  • 16 Oct 1873 (age 0)

  • St. Mary the Virgin Church, Great Bardfield, Essex, England18,39,45

  •  

  • son of James Bowtle (bricklayer) and Hannah Elizabeth of Great Bardfield

  • Census:

  • 3 Apr 1881 (age 7)

  • High Street, Great Bardfield, Essex, England7

  •  

  • son attending school and living with his parents James and Hannah, brothers, Herbert, Frederick and Basil, and sisters Florence and Jessie. Born in Great Bardfield Essex

  • Census absence:

  • 5 Apr 1891 (age 17)

  •  

  • Census:

  • 31 Mar 1901 (age 26)

  • 2 Florence Grove, Sculcoates, East Riding of Yorkshire, England41

  •  

  • married head of the household working as a bricklayers labourer and living in three rooms with his wife Myra. Born in Great Bardfield Essex

  • Census:

  • 2 Apr 1911 (age 36)

  • 4 Grosvenor Place, Beverley, East Riding of Yorkshire, England43

  •  

  • married head of the household working as a cowman on a farm and living in three rooms with his wife Myra, daughters Ethel and Kathleen, and sons Herbert and Arthur. Born in Great Bardfield Essex

  • Census:

  • 29 Sep 1939 (age 66)

  • 66 Cherry Tree Lane, Beverley, East Riding of Yorkshire, England44

  •  

  • married and unable to work as incapacitated and living with his wife Myra, and sons Arthur and Harold. Born on 21st August 1873

  • Death:

  • Q1 1940 (age 66)

  • Holderness "Registration District", East Riding of Yorkshire, England9,40

Child 6: Basil Benjamin Bowtle

  • Name:

  • Basil Benjamin Bowtle46,47,48

  • Sex:

  • Male

  • Spouse:

  • Ethel Emily Rogers (1883-1976)

  • Occupation:

  •  

  • bricklayers labourer, postman, soldier and a warehouseman8,49,50,51,52

  • Note:

  •  

  •  

  •  

  • Lots more military detail, page 12 onwards not completed

  • Birth:

  • 3 Jun 1875

  • Great Bardfield, Essex, England7,8,46,48,51,52,53

  • Baptism:

  • 23 Jul 1875 (age 0)

  • St. Mary the Virgin Church, Great Bardfield, Essex, England47

  •  

  • son of James Bowtle (brick layer) and Hannah Elizabeth of Great Bardfield

  • Census:

  • 3 Apr 1881 (age 5)

  • High Street, Great Bardfield, Essex, England7

  •  

  • son attending school and living with his parents James and Hannah, brothers, Herbert, Frederick and Frank, and sisters Florence and Jessie. Born in Great Bardfield Essex.

  • Census:

  • 5 Apr 1891 (age 14)

  • High Street, Great Bardfield, Essex, England8

  •  

  • unmarried son working as bricklayer's labourer and living with his widowed father James, and sisters Florence and Jessie. Born in Great Bardfield Essex

  • Military Beginning:

  • 9 Feb 1893 (age 17)

  • Warley, Essex, England53

  •  

  • signing on for the Essex Regiment either 7 years with the Colours or 5 years in the Reserve as No 3793 aged 18 years 7 months, 5' 67/8" tall, weighed 135lbs, chest 33 1/2 - 36", ruddy freckled complexion, haxel eyes, red hair and CoE

  • Military Service:

  • 2 Oct 1894 (age 19)

  • -; India

  •  

  • see page 12 for list of diseases which included influenza, herpes, gonorrhea and syphilis

  • Wounded:

  • Mar 1900 (age 24)

  • Driefontein, South Africa54

  •  

  • a corporal in the 1st Essex Regiment, son of Mr James Bowtle builder of Great Bardfield

  • Census absence:

  • 31 Mar 1901 (age 25)

  •  

  •  

  • presumably away on military service

  • Census:

  • 2 Apr 1911 (age 36)

  • The Barracks, Great Warley, Essex, England51

  •  

  • a married colour sergeant in the 3rd Essex Regiment. Born in Great Bardfield Essex

  • Employment:

  • 1914 (age 38-39)

  • Chelmsford, Essex, England55

  •  

  • was appointed a postman (R) No 251052

  • Military Service:

  • 1 Oct 1914 (age 39)

  • -; Chelmsford, Essex, England56,57

  •  

  • transferred from the Reserve to the Regular Army, a postman aged 40 years 4 months, from 2/5th Essex Regt to 66th Prov Battn (TF) 16th btn Essex Reg as 375088 then 2/6th (cyclist) Bn Essex Regt. Appointed a Seargent

  • Military Service:

  • 28 Oct 1914 (age 39)

  • -57

  •  

  • appointed acting colour sergeant

  • Military Service:

  • 27 Feb 1915 (age 39)

  • -57

  •  

  • appointed CSM (company sergeant major)

  • Military Service:

  • 19 Oct 1915 (age 40)

  • -57

  •  

  • appointed acting RSM (regimental sergeant major)

  • Hospital:

  • frm 6 Feb 1917 to 8 Feb 1917 (age 41)

  • Cambridge Hospital, Aldershot, Hampshire, England58

  •  

  • sprained wrist and fract rad (fractured radius), slipped up and fell on ice on hand ......"on duty" "not to blame". No 2554 RSM fell on 5th February 1917 at Talawera Barracks Aldershot whilst paying final visit to Barrack Rooms after 10pm staff parade and he was in no way to blame

  • Military Service:

  • frm 19 Nov 1917 to 21 Nov 1917 (age 42)

  • -; Southern Army Infantry School, Thorndon Hall, Brentwood, Essex, England59

  •  

  • 375088 CSM Bowtle of 2/8 Essex Cyclists attended a course and obtained a good report

  • Military Ending:

  • 6 Apr 1919 (age 43)60

  •  

  •  

  • next of kin Mrs E E Bowtle 48 Mildonay Road Chelmsford and no record of any adverse conduct

  • Census:

  • 29 Sep 1939 (age 64)

  • 9 Christy Avenue, Chelmsford, Essex, England52

  •  

  • a married printers warehouseman living with his wife Ethel and son Leonard. Born on 3rd June 1875

  • Miscellaneous:

  • 22 May 1949

  • Colchester, Essex, England61

  •  

  • marched with 300 others from the drill hall to St. Peters Church in a post-war reunion of the 5th Essex Regiment Old Comrades' Association. He had completed his military service in Ireland in 1919 as a colour sergeant

  • Death:

  • Aug 1970 (app) (age 95)

  • Chelmsford, Essex, England9,48

Child 7: Jessie Maud Bowtle

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Daughter: Jessie Maud Bowtle

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Spouse: Harry Alfred Chapman

  • Name:

  • Jessie Maud Bowtle62

  • Sex:

  • Female

  • Spouse (1):

  • Harry Alfred Chapman (1878?- )

  • Spouse (2):

  • George W Drake ( - )

  • Birth:

  • 30 Aug 1878

  • Great Bardfield, Essex, England7,8,62,63,64,65

  • Baptism:

  • 27 Oct 1878 (age 0)

  • St. Mary the Virgin Church, Great Bardfield, Essex, England12,14

  • Census:

  • 3 Apr 1881 (age 2)

  • High Street, Great Bardfield, Essex, England7

  •  

  • daughter living with her parents James and Hannah, brothers, Herbert, Frederick, Frank and Basil, and sister Florence. Born in Great Bardfield Essex

  • Census:

  • 5 Apr 1891 (age 12)

  • High Street, Great Bardfield, Essex, England8

  •  

  • daughter attending school and living with her widowed father James, sister Florence, and brother Basil. Born in Great Bardfield Essex

  • Witness:

  • 23 Nov 1893 (age 15)

  • Jessie Maud Bowtle witnessed the marriage of William Henry Smallacomber and Emily Priscilla Bowtle on Thursday on 23 November 1893 in St. Mary the Virgin Church, Great Bardfield, Essex, England

  • Witness:

  • 1 Jan 1900 (age 21)

  • Jessie Maud Bowtle witnessed the marriage of Harry Rayner and Florence Elizabeth Bowtle on Monday on 1 January 1900 in St. Mary the Virgin Church, Great Bardfield, Essex, England

  • Census:

  • 31 Mar 1901 (age 22)

  • Crown Street, Great Bardfield, Essex, England11

  •  

  • aged 22, u/m. Born in Great Bardfield, living with father.

  • Census:

  • 2 Apr 1911 (age 32)

  • 29 Oswald Road, Southall, Middlesex, England65

  •  

  • married wife living in three rooms with her husband and a daughter. Born in Bardfield Essex

  • Witness:

  • 16 Oct 1920 (age 42)

  • Jessie Maud Bowtle witnessed the marriage of Frank Wilson and Florence May Chapman on Saturday on 16 October 1920 in The Register Office, Brentford, Middlesex, England

  • Death:

  • aft Aug 1960 (age 81-82)

  • Middlesex, England63

Child 8: Arthur William Bowtle

  • Name:

  • Arthur William Bowtle66,67,68,69

  • Sex:

  • Male

  • Birth:

  • Q1 1882

  • Dunmow "Registration District", Essex, England66,67,70

  • Baptism:

  • 14 Mar 1882 (age 0)

  • St. Mary the Virgin Church, Great Bardfield, Essex, England67,68

  •  

  • son of James Bowtle (bricklayer) and Hannah Elizabeth of Great Bardfield

  • Death:

  • Jun 1882 (age 6 mns)

  • Dunmow "Registration District", Essex, England69,71

  • Burial:

  • 20 Jun 1882

  • St. Mary the Virgin Church, Great Bardfield, Essex, England12,71

  •  

  • as William Bowtle of Great Bardfield, aged 6 months

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Census 1911, (on-line at www.ancestry.co.uk and www.findmypast.co.uk). class:RG14 piece:28547 class:RG78 piece:1640 registration district:520 sub-district:2 enumeration district:4 schedule: 268. Cit. Date: 22 July 2018.

44.

1939 UK Register, (on-line at www.findmypast.co.uk). class:RG101 piece:3173F page:16 line:25 letter code:JBAH. Cit. Date: 5 May 2018.

45.

Church Register. own copy of fiche:Great Bardfield Essex. Cit. Date: April 2002.

46.

England and Wales Birth Index 1837 - 2019, (on-line at www.ancestry.co.uk, www.findmypast.co.uk and www.gro.gov.uk). Dunmow 1875 quarter:3 volume:4a page:423. Cit. Date: 3 June 2021.

47.

Seax - Essex Record Office Parish Records, ( on-line at www.essexcc.gov.uk). Great Bardfield St. Mary the Virgin baptisms 1846-1876 ref:D/P 67/1/19 image:53 page:98 entry:780. Cit. Date: 3 June 2021.

48.

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49.

Ancestry British Army WWI Pension Records 1914-1920, ( on-line at www.ancestry.co.uk). Image in personal file page:1.

50.

Ibid. Image in personal file page:3.

51.

Census 1911, (on-line at www.ancestry.co.uk and www.findmypast.co.uk). class:RG14 piece:9950 registration district:191 sub-district:4 enumeration district:17 schedule:9999. Cit. Date: 30 June 2018.

52.

1939 UK Register, (on-line at www.findmypast.co.uk). class:RG101 piece:1492E page:13 line:3 letter code:DBPI. Cit. Date: 30 June 2018.

53.

Ancestry British Army WWI Pension Records 1914-1920, ( on-line at www.ancestry.co.uk). Image in personal file.

54.

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55.

Ancestry British Post Office Appointment Books 1737-1969, ( on-line at www.ancestry.co.uk).

56.

FindMyPast British Army Service Records, ( on-line at www.findmypast.co.uk). Image in personal file page:3. Cit. Date: 9 February 2017.

57.

Ibid. Image in personal file page:8. Cit. Date: 9 February 2017.

58.

Ancestry British Army WWI Pension Records 1914-1920, ( on-line at www.ancestry.co.uk). Image in personal file page:4 to 6.

59.

FindMyPast British Army Service Records, ( on-line at www.findmypast.co.uk). Image in personal file page:7. Cit. Date: 9 February 2017.

60.

Ancestry British Army WWI Pension Records 1914-1920, ( on-line at www.ancestry.co.uk). Image in personal file page:9 and 10.

61.

FindMyPast Newspaper article, ( on-line at www.findmypast.co.uk). The Essex Newsman Tuesday 24th May 1949 page:3.

62.

England and Wales Birth Index 1837 - 2019, (on-line at www.ancestry.co.uk, www.findmypast.co.uk and www.gro.gov.uk). Dunmow 1878 quarter:4 volume:4a page:467. Cit. Date: 1 August 2021.

63.

Yvonne Wood personal communication.

64.

Birth Certificate. Registration District of Dunmow. Family Archive, Held by David and Sue Wilkinson.

65.

Census 1911, (on-line at www.ancestry.co.uk and www.findmypast.co.uk). class:RG14 piece:6790 class:RG78 piece:339 registration district:127 sub-district:3 enumeration district:8 schedule:115. Cit. Date: 7 December 2017.

66.

England and Wales Birth Index 1837 - 2019, (on-line at www.ancestry.co.uk, www.findmypast.co.uk and www.gro.gov.uk). Dunmow 1882 quarter:1 volume:4a page:534. Cit. Date: 1 August 2021.

67.

Church Register. Own copy of fiche:for Gt. Bardfield, Essex. Cit. Date: April 2002.

68.

Seax - Essex Record Office Parish Records, ( on-line at www.essexcc.gov.uk). Great Bardfield St. Mary the Virgin baptisms 1876-1924 ref:D/P 67/1/20 image:12 page:18 entry:141. Cit. Date: 24 January 2017.

69.

England and Wales Death Index 1837 - 2019, (on-line at www.ancestry.co.uk, www.findmypast.co.uk and www.gro.gov.uk). Dunmow 1882 quarter:2 volume:4a page:272. Cit. Date: 1 August 2021.

70.

Seax - Essex Record Office Parish Records, ( on-line at www.essexcc.gov.uk). Great Bardfield St. Mary the Virgin baptisms 1876-1924 ref:D/P 67/1/20 image:12. Cit. Date: 24 January 2017.

71.

Ibid. Great Bardfield St. Mary the Virgin burials 1859-1979 ref:D/P 67/1/27 image:31 page:56 entry:446. Cit. Date: 1 August 2021.