See also

Family of Frederick Bouchard and Letitia Mott

Husband: Frederick Bouchard

  • Name:

  • Frederick Bouchard1

  • Sex:

  • Male

  • Father:

  • Charles Spencer Culpepper Bouchard (1843-1928)

  • Mother:

  • Georgina Olive Matcham (1845?-1901)

  • Occupation:

  •  

  • railway hose pipe maker and leather worker2,3,4

  • Birth:

  • 12 Jul 1877

  • 13 West Street, Mile End, Middlesex, England1,2,3,4

  • Census:

  • 2 Apr 1911 (age 33)

  • 55 South Birkbeck Road, Leytonstone, Essex, England3

  •  

  • married head of the household working as a railway hose pipe maker and living in three rooms with his wife Letetia, and daughters Kathleen and Dorothy. Born in Mile End London

  • Census:

  • 29 Sep 1939 (age 62)

  • Pax, 117 Park Lane, Hornchurch, Essex, England4

  •  

  • married working as millwrights leather railway worker and living with his wife and two children. Born on 12th July 1877

  • Administrator:

  • 17 Dec 1940 (age 63)

  •  

     

    Frederick Bouchard was appointed as administrator at the probate hearing of Letitia Mott on Tuesday on 17 December 1940 at the Probate Registry, Llandudno, Caernarvonshire, Wales

  • Death:

  • 14 Feb 1959 (age 81)

  •  

Wife: Letitia Mott

  • Name:

  • Letitia Mott

  • Sex:

  • Female

  • Father:

  • -

  • Mother:

  • -

  • Note:

  •  

  •  

  •  

  • Letitia and and her sister Ellen married two brothers - they were out walking one Sunday when they met George and Frederick and Ellen asked for George's buttonhole. Sylvia remembers her as someone very jolly

  • Birth:

  • 26 Nov 1881

  • Tollesbury, Essex, England3,4

  • Census:

  • 2 Apr 1911 (age 29)

  • 55 South Birkbeck Road, Leytonstone, Essex, England3

  •  

  • married wife living in three rooms with her husband Frederick, and daughters Kathleen and Dorothy. Born in Tollesbury Essex and married for four years with two children, both of whom are still living

  • Census:

  • 29 Sep 1939 (age 57)

  • Pax, 117 Park Lane, Hornchurch, Essex, England4

  •  

  • married doing umpaid domestic duty and living with her husband and two children. Born on 26th November 1881

  • Death:

  • 31 Aug 1940 (age 59)

  • Pax, 117 Park Lane, Hornchurch, Essex, England5,6,7,8

  •  

  • Cause: when their house received a direct bomb hit

    Letitia and Fred were in the air-raid shelter in 1940 with their daughter Elsie when Elsie was anxious to have lunch to go to play tennis, so they went up to the house which shortly after received a direct hit from a bomb. Letitia and Elsie were killed instantly, Fred surviving in the shelter

  • Burial:

  • Sep 1940

  • Hornchurch Cemetery, 24 Upminster Road, Hornchurch, Essex, England9

  •  

  • 1140, Block A

  • Probate:

  • 17 Dec 1940

  • Probate Registry, Llandudno, Caernarvonshire, Wales

  •  

  • of Pax 117 Park Lane Romford Essex (wife of Frederick Bouchard) died 31st August 1940, administration of effects of £161 19s 3d (~£6,400 in 2017) to the said Frederick Bouchard railway companys leather worker

Child 1: Kathleen Elsie Bouchard

  • Name:

  • Kathleen Elsie Bouchard7,10

  • Sex:

  • Female

  • Occupation:

  •  

  • shorthand typist4

  • Birth:

  • 24 Feb 1908

  • Leyton, Essex, England3,4,10

  • Census:

  • 2 Apr 1911 (age 3)

  • 55 South Birkbeck Road, Leytonstone, Essex, England3

  •  

  • daughter living in three rooms with her parents Frederick and Letitia, and sister Dorothy. Born in Leyton Essex

  • Census:

  • 29 Sep 1939 (age 31)

  • Pax, 117 Park Lane, Hornchurch, Essex, England4

  •  

  • unmarried shorthand typist living with her oarents and a brother. Born on 24th February 1908. Noted HUDC B42 ARP (Hornchurch Urban District Council and Air Raid Protection)

  • Death:

  • 31 Aug 1940 (age 32)

  • Pax, 117 Park Lane, Hornchurch, Essex, England5,6,7

  •  

  • Cause: when their house received a direct bomb hit

    Letitia and Fred were in the air-raid shelter in 1940 with their daughter Elsie when Elsie was anxious to have lunch to go to play tennis, so they went up to the house which shortly after received a direct hit from a bomb. Letitia and Elsie were killed instantly, Fred surviving in the shelter. Elsie was unmarried but was courting a policeman at the time

  • Burial:

  • Sep 1940

  • Hornchurch Cemetery, 24 Upminster Road, Hornchurch, Essex, England9

  •  

  • 1140, Block A

Child 2: Dorothy Hilda Bouchard

  • Name:

  • Dorothy Hilda Bouchard11

  • Sex:

  • Female

  • Spouse:

  • Bernard William Randall Burroughs (1903-1983)

  • Birth:

  • 23 Sep 1909

  • Leytonstone, Essex, England3,11,12,13

  • Census:

  • 2 Apr 1911 (age 1)

  • 55 South Birkbeck Road, Leytonstone, Essex, England3

  •  

  • daughter living in three rooms with her parents Frederick and Letitia, and sister Kathleen. Born in Leytonstone Essex

  • Census:

  • 29 Sep 1939 (age 30)

  • 75 Coniston Avenue, Hornchurch, Essex, England12

  •  

  • married doing unpaid domestic duties and living with her husband and a closed record (presumably daughter Pauline). Born on 23rd September 1909

  • Death:

  • Mar 1998 (age 88)

  • Horsham "Registration District", West Sussex, England13

Child 3: Frederick George William Bouchard

  • Name:

  • Frederick George William Bouchard14

  • Sex:

  • Male

  • Spouse (1):

  • Doreen Phyllis Mary Durgan (1917-1960)

  • Occupation:

  •  

  • order clerk4

  • Note:

  •  

  •  

  •  

  • Ex Sylvia HENDERSON (Letter R176 P48) - Freddie and his sisters Hilda and Elsie were like brother and sisters to Sylvia's mother. In the first World War when Freddie was a small child he used to copy the 'Boys in Blue' (Wounded Soldiers) and limp with a stick so much so he had to have corrective treatment for a limp. In the second World War he served in the Middle East. He died in about 1981 or 1982. Freddie had four boys by his first wife who died of cancer. Told by Gladys POCOCK née BOUCHARD.

  • Birth:

  • 20 Jul 1914

  • West Ham "Registration District", Essex, England4,14,15

  • Census:

  • 29 Sep 1939 (age 25)

  • Pax, 117 Park Lane, Hornchurch, Essex, England4

  •  

  • unmarried joinery works order clerk and living with his oarents and a sister. Born on 20th July 1914

  • Death:

  • 14 Nov 1981 (age 67)

  • Gravesend "Registration District", Kent, England15

Sources

1.

England and Wales Birth Index 1837 - 2019, (on-line at www.ancestry.co.uk, www.findmypast.co.uk and www.gro.gov.uk). Mile End Old Town 1877 quarter:3 volume:1c page:525. Cit. Date: 30 January 2018.

2.

Bryan Burrough personal communication. chart. Cit. Date: 3 March 2004.

3.

Census 1911, (on-line at www.ancestry.co.uk and www.findmypast.co.uk). class:RG14 piece:9613 class:RG78 piece:512 registration district:188 sub-district:8 enumeration district:8 schedule:137. Cit. Date: 22 March 2021.

4.

1939 UK Register, (on-line at www.findmypast.co.uk). class:RG101 piece:1521E page:22 line:4 letter code:DCAZ. Cit. Date: 29 January 2018.

5.

Barbara Pocock personal communication. Letter R174 P47.

6.

Sylvia Henderson personal communication. Letter R176 P48.

7.

England and Wales Death Index 1837 - 2019, (on-line at www.ancestry.co.uk, www.findmypast.co.uk and www.gro.gov.uk). Romford 1940 quarter:3 volume:4a page:1023. Cit. Date: 22 March 2021.

8.

UK Government Probate Service, UK Government Find a Will, ( on-line at www.probatesearch.service.gov.uk). Llandudno 1940 page:478. Cit. Date: 22 March 2021.

9.

Bryan Burrough personal communication. Chart 3/3/04.

10.

England and Wales Birth Index 1837 - 2019, (on-line at www.ancestry.co.uk, www.findmypast.co.uk and www.gro.gov.uk). West Ham 1908 quarter:1 volume:4a page:378. Cit. Date: 22 March 2021.

11.

Ibid. West Ham 1909 quarter:4 volume:4a page:318. Cit. Date: 30 January 2018.

12.

1939 UK Register, (on-line at www.findmypast.co.uk). class:RG101 piece:1528E page:17 line:34 letter code:DCCM. Cit. Date: 30 January 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). Horsham 1998 quarter:1 district:7831 register:43C entry:8 date:0398. Cit. Date: 30 May 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). West Ham 1914 quarter:3 volume:4a page:686. Cit. Date: 2 October 2017.

15.

England and Wales Death Index 1837 - 2019, (on-line at www.ancestry.co.uk, www.findmypast.co.uk and www.gro.gov.uk). Gravesend 1981 quarter:4 volume:16 page:1008. Cit. Date: 2 October 2017.