See also

Family of James Bray and Gladys Dorothea Daisy Gillingham

  • Husband:

  • James Bray (1889-1979)

  • Wife:

  • Gladys Dorothea Daisy Gillingham (1896-1972)

  • Marriage Banns:

  • 4 Mar 1923

  • St. Katharine and St. Peter's Church, Milford Haven, Pembrokeshire, Wales1

  •  

  • 11th and 18th March 1923, James of this parish, Gladys of Levington Suffolk

  • Marriage:

  • 4 Apr 1923

  • St. Katharine and St. Peter's Church, Milford Haven, Pembrokeshire, Wales2

  •  

  • James a fisherman of 19 Albion Street Milford Haven, Gladys of Levington Suffolk, both single, groom's father Thomas Bray a woodman, bride's father Harry Gillingham a woodman, married by banns and witnessed by Margaret Thomas and Edward James Thomas

Husband: James Bray

  • Name:

  • James Bray3,4,5,6

  • Sex:

  • Male

  • Father:

  • -

  • Mother:

  • -

  • Occupation:

  •  

  • fisherman2,7

  • Birth:

  • 5 Mar 1889

  • Westleton, Suffolk, England2,3,4,7,8,9,10

  • Baptism:

  • 21 Mar 1889 (age 0)

  • St. Peter's Church, Reckford Road, Westleton, Suffolk, England4

  •  

  • son of Thomas Bray (labourer) and Lucy Ann of Westleton

  • Census:

  • 5 Apr 1891 (age 2)

  • Westleton, Suffolk, England8

  •  

  • son living with his parents Thomas and Lucy, and brother Charles. Born in Westleton Suffolk

  • Census:

  • 31 Mar 1901 (age 12)

  • Mill Street, Westleton, Suffolk, England9

  •  

  • son living with his parents Thomas and Lucy, sisters Winifred and Dorothea, brothers Charles and Thomas. Born in Westleton Suffolk

  • Census:

  • 2 Apr 1911 (age 22)

  • Mill Street, Westleton, Suffolk, England7

  •  

  • unmarried son working as a fisherman and living in five rooms with his parents Thomas and Lucy, brothers Charles and Thomas. Born in Westleton Suffolk

  • Emigration:

  • 12 Jun 1924 (age 35)

  • to Canada10

  •  

  • on SS Minnedosa in third class with his wife Gladys carrying £10 in cash (~£410 in 2017), he was born in Westleton, his father is Thos Bray of Westleton near Saxmundham, his religion was Church of England and he can read. They were intending go to his brother at Berrymoor Alberta

  • Death:

  • 2 Feb 1979 (age 89)

  • Chilliwack, British Columbia, Canada6

Wife: Gladys Dorothea Daisy Gillingham

  • Name:

  • Gladys Dorothea Daisy Gillingham5,11,12,13

  • Sex:

  • Female

  • Father:

  • Harry John Gillingham (1863-1928)

  • Mother:

  • Eliza Annie Spindler (1870?-1916)

  • Birth:

  • Q2 1896

  • Nacton, Suffolk, England11,14,15

  • Baptism:

  • 24 May 1896 (age 0)

  • St. Peter's Church, Church Lane, Levington, Suffolk, England12,13

  •  

  • daughter of Harry John Gillingham (woodman) and Eliza Annie of Nacton

  • Census:

  • 31 Mar 1901 (age 6)

  • Levington Drift, Levington, Suffolk, England14

  •  

  • daughter living with her parents Harry and Eliza, sisters Elsie and Muriel, and brothers George and Jack. Born in Nacton Suffolk

  • Census:

  • 2 Apr 1911 (age 15)

  • Levington, Suffolk, England15

  •  

  • an unmarried daughter living in five rooms with her parents and five siblings. Born in Nacton Suffolk

  • Emigration:

  • 12 Jun 1924 (age 27-28)

  • to Canada16

  •  

  • on SS Minnedosa in third class with her husband James, she was born in Levington, her father is H Gillingham of Levington near Ipswich, her religion was Church of England and she can read. They were intending go to her brother-in-law at Elanks Bay? Berrrymoor Alberta

  • Death:

  • 21 Sep 1972 (age 76)

  • Chilliwack, British Columbia, Canada17

Sources

1.

FindMyPast Pembrokeshire Marriages And Banns, (www.findmypast.co.uk). Milford Haven St. Katharine and St. Peter page:18 entry:53. Cit. Date: 24 March 2019.

2.

Ibid. Milford Haven St. Katharine and St. Peter marriages page:82 entry:164. Cit. Date: 24 March 2019.

3.

England and Wales Birth Index 1837 - 2019, (on-line at www.ancestry.co.uk, www.findmypast.co.uk and www.gro.gov.uk). Blything 1889 quarter:2 volume:4a page:910. Cit. Date: 24 March 2019.

4.

Suffolk Family History Society - Dunwich Baptisms 1813-1902, (2017 SFK-BPI-15/P1 own copy). Westleton St. Peter baptisms entry:40. Cit. Date: 24 March 2019.

5.

FindMyPast Pembrokeshire Marriages And Banns, (www.findmypast.co.uk). Milford Haven St. Katharine and St. Peter banns page:18 entry:53. Cit. Date: 24 March 2019.

6.

Ancestry British Columbia, Canada, Death Index, 1872-1990, (on-line at www.ancestry.co.uk). registration no:1979-09-002972 BCA:B13592 GSU:2051227. Cit. Date: 24 March 2019.

7.

Census 1911, (on-line at www.ancestry.co.uk and www.findmypast.co.uk). class:RG14 piece:10964 class:RG78 piece:592 registration district:216 sub-district:1 enumeration district:18 schedule:103. Cit. Date: 24 March 2019.

8.

Census 1891, (on-line at www.ancestry.co.uk and www.findmypast.co.uk). class:RG12 piece:1483 folio:63 page:14. Cit. Date: 24 March 2019.

9.

Census 1901, (on-line at www.ancestry.co.uk and www.findmypast.co.uk). class:RG13 piece:1793 folio:41 page:26. Cit. Date: 24 March 2019.

10.

Ancestry Canada, Ocean Arrivals (Form 30A), 1919-1924, ( on-line at www.ancestry.co.uk). ref:E33/57140 279. Cit. Date: 24 March 2019.

11.

England and Wales Birth Index 1837 - 2019, (on-line at www.ancestry.co.uk, www.findmypast.co.uk and www.gro.gov.uk). Woodbridge 1896 quarter:2 volume:4a page:940. Cit. Date: 23 March 2019.

12.

Suffolk Records Office (Ipswich) - Parish Records. Levington St. Peter baptism register 1813-1913 FB42/D1/5. Suffolk Record Office (Ipswich), Suffolk Record Office, Gateacre Lane, Ipswich, Suffolk, England.

13.

Suffolk Family History Society Colneis and Samford Baptisms 1813-1900, (2012 SFK-BPI-07/P1 own copy). Levington St. Peter baptisms entry:665. Cit. Date: 23 March 2019.

14.

Census 1901, (on-line at www.ancestry.co.uk and www.findmypast.co.uk). class:RG13 piece:1783 folio:92 page:11. Cit. Date: 24 March 2019.

15.

Census 1911, (on-line at www.ancestry.co.uk and www.findmypast.co.uk). class:RG14 piece:10870 class:RG78 piece:587 registration district:214 sub-district:2 enumeration district:2 schedule:22. Cit. Date: 11 June 2018.

16.

Ancestry Canada, Ocean Arrivals (Form 30A), 1919-1924, ( on-line at www.ancestry.co.uk). ref:E33/57140 280. Cit. Date: 24 March 2019.

17.

Ancestry British Columbia, Canada, Death Index, 1872-1990, (on-line at www.ancestry.co.uk). registration no:1972-09-013122 BCA:B13320 GSU:2050016. Cit. Date: 24 March 2019.