See also

Family of Frank Abijah Briggs and Grace Sarah Bouchard

  • Husband:

  • Frank Abijah Briggs (1893-1971)

  • Wife:

  • Grace Sarah Bouchard (1900-1976)

  • Marriage Banns:

  • 26 Oct 1924

  • St. Peter's Church, Main Street, Higham on the Hill, Leicestershire, England1

  •  

  • 2nd November and 9th November 1924, Frank of this parish, Grace of St. Margarets Leytonstone

  • Marriage:

  • 16 Nov 1924

  • St. Peter's Church, Main Street, Higham on the Hill, Leicestershire, England2,3

  •  

  • Frank a farmer of Higham on the Hill, Grace of 26 Acacia Avenue Leytonstone, both single, groom's father Abijah Briggs a railwayman, bride's father Thomas Bouchard a carpenter, married by banns and witnessed by Thomas Bouchard and Elizabeth Bouchard

Husband: Frank Abijah Briggs

  • Name:

  • Frank Abijah Briggs2,4,5

  • Sex:

  • Male

  • Father:

  • -

  • Mother:

  • -

  • Occupation:

  •  

  • clothing cutter then a farmer2,6,7

  • Birth:

  • 24 Dec 1893

  • Leeds, West Riding of Yorkshire, England2,5,6,7,8,9

  •  

  • 1939 register gives date of birth as 24th December 1894

  • Census:

  • 31 Mar 1901 (age 7)

  • 2 Station Yard, Bond Street, Nuneaton, Warwickshire, England9

  •  

  • son attending school and living in four rooms with his parents, two brothers and a sister Elizabeth M M Briggs. Born in Leeds Yorkshire

  • Census:

  • 2 Apr 1911 (age 17)

  • 15 Hinckley Road, Nuneaton, Warwickshire, England6

  •  

  • an unmarried son working as a cutter in a clothing factory and living with his parents, brother Horace Harry and sister Elizabeth M M Briggs, and a boarder. Born in Leeds Yorkshire

  • Census:

  • 29 Sep 1939 (age 45)

  • Poplars Farm, Barton in the Beans, Leicestershire, England7

  •  

  • a married farmer working on his own account and living with his wife, two closed records, his in-laws, Ada Tallack and another closed record. Born on 24th December 1894

  • Death:

  • Q1 1971 (age 77)

  • Market Bosworth "Registration District", Leicestershire, England5

Wife: Grace Sarah Bouchard

  • Name:

  • Grace Sarah Bouchard10

  • Sex:

  • Female

  • Father:

  • Thomas Bouchard (1869- )

  • Mother:

  • Elizabeth Bouchard (1869- )

  • Birth:

  • 4 Jun 1900

  • Forest Gate, Essex, England7,10,11,12,13

  • Census:

  • 31 Mar 1901 (age 10 mns)

  • 110 Odessa Road, West Ham, Essex, England11

  •  

  • daughter living in three rooms with her parents, brother Thomas and sister Hilda. Born in Forest Gate Essex

  • Census:

  • 2 Apr 1911 (age 10)

  • 2 West Street, Leytonstone, Essex, England12

  •  

  • daughter attending school and living in four rooms with her parents, two brothers and three sisters. Born in Forest Gate London

  • Census:

  • 29 Sep 1939 (age 39)

  • Poplars Farm, Barton in the Beans, Leicestershire, England7

  •  

  • a married housewife living with her husband, two closed records, her parents, Ada Tallack and another closed record. Born on 4th June 1900

  • Death:

  • Q1 1976 (age 75)

  • Leicester "Central Registration District", Leicestershire, England13

Note on Husband: Frank Abijah Briggs

brother of Elizabeth Mary Mennin Briggs who married Grace's brother Thomas #9727

Sources

1.

FindMyPast Parish Records Collection - Banns, ( on-line at www.findmypast.co.uk). Leicestershire Banns Record Office for Leicestershire, Leicester & Rutland, Higham on the Hill ref:DE2542/10 entry:421. Cit. Date: 9 December 2018.

2.

FindMyPast Parish Records Collection - Marriages, ( on-line at www.findmypast.co.uk). Leicestershire marriages Transcription Record Office for Leicestershire, Leicester & Rutland, Higham on the Hill ref:DE2542/8 page:14 entry:28. Cit. Date: 9 December 2018.

3.

England and Wales Marriage Index 1837 - 2005, (on-line at www.ancestry.co.uk and www.findmypast.co.uk). Hinckley 1924 quarter:4 volume:7a page:127. Cit. Date: 9 December 2018.

4.

England and Wales Birth Index 1837 - 2019, (on-line at www.ancestry.co.uk, www.findmypast.co.uk and www.gro.gov.uk). Bramley 1894 quarter:1 volume:9b page:361361. Cit. Date: 9 December 2018.

5.

England and Wales Death Index 1837 - 2019, (on-line at www.ancestry.co.uk, www.findmypast.co.uk and www.gro.gov.uk). Market Bosworth 1971 quarter:1 volume:3a page:2346. Cit. Date: 9 December 2018.

6.

Census 1911, (on-line at www.ancestry.co.uk and www.findmypast.co.uk). class:RG14 piece18465 class:RG78 piece:1108 registration district:388 sub-district:1 enumeration district:19 schedule:109. Cit. Date: 9 December 2018.

7.

1939 UK Register, (on-line at www.findmypast.co.uk). class:RG101 piece:6074I page:6 line:29 letter code:RGPF. Cit. Date: 9 December 2018.

8.

England and Wales Birth Index 1837 - 2019, (on-line at www.ancestry.co.uk, www.findmypast.co.uk and www.gro.gov.uk). Bramley 1894 quarter:1 volume:9b page:361. Cit. Date: 9 December 2018.

9.

Census 1901, (on-line at www.ancestry.co.uk and www.findmypast.co.uk). class:RG13 piece:2902 folio:47 page:9. Cit. Date: 9 December 2018.

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 1900 quarter:2 volume:4a page:217. Cit. Date: 9 December 2018.

11.

Census 1901, (on-line at www.ancestry.co.uk and www.findmypast.co.uk). class:RG13 piece:1591 folio:125 page:29. Cit. Date: 8 December 2018.

12.

Census 1911, (on-line at www.ancestry.co.uk and www.findmypast.co.uk). class:RG14 piece9630 class:RG78 piece:512 registration district:188 sub-district:8 enumeration district:25 schedule:1. Cit. Date: 8 December 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). Leicester Central 1976 quarter:1 volume:6 page:2324. Cit. Date: 9 December 2018.