See also

Family of Christopher Brock and Jenny Ethel Edwards

  • Husband:

  • Christopher Brock (1888-1917)

  • Wife:

  • Jenny Ethel Edwards (1889-1977)

  • Marriage:

  • 28 Feb 1914

  • St John the Evangelist Church, 18 Larcom Street, Walworth, London, England1,2

  •  

  • Christpher a warehouseman of 42 Heygate Street, Jennie a book collator of 36 Heygate Street, both single, groom's father Alfred Brock a deceased french polisher, bride's father Henry Edwards a labourer, married by banns and witnessed by H Edwards, Arthur Brock and G Crowder? (diffcult to read)

Husband: Christopher Brock

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1917 war memorial Christopher Brock

  • Name:

  • Christopher Brock1,3

  • Sex:

  • Male

  • Father:

  • -

  • Mother:

  • -

  • Occupation:

  •  

  • warehouseman2,4

  • Birth:

  • Q1 1888

  • Shoreditch "Registration District", Middlesex, England2,3,4

  • Census:

  • 5 Apr 1891 (age 4)

  • 33 Watson's Place, Hoxton, London, England5

  •  

  • son living in one room with his widowed mother Ellen and sister Ellen. Born in London

  • Census absence:

  • 31 Mar 1901 (age 12-13)

  •  

  • Census:

  • 2 Apr 1911 (age 22)

  • 56 Chelmsford Road, Walthamstow, Essex, England4

  •  

  • unmarried brother working as a warehouseman in drapery wholesale and living in five rooms with his brother Frank, sister-in-law Mary, brother Arthur and sister Ellen. Born in Shoreditch London

  • Death:

  • 11 Nov 1917 (age 28)

  • Flanders, Belgium6

  •  

  • no:101651 160th Siege Battery Royal Garrison Artillery. Son of Francis and Helen Brock; husband of Jennie Ethel Brock, of 86, Heygate St., Walworth, London

  • War Memorial:

  •  

  • The Huts Cemetery, Steenhakkerstraat, Dikkebus, West-Vlaanderen, Belgium6

Wife: Jenny Ethel Edwards

  • Name:

  • Jenny Ethel Edwards7,8

  • Sex:

  • Female

  • Father:

  • Henry Edwards (1864?- )

  • Mother:

  • Mary Harriett Amy Whitley (1864- )

  • Occupation:

  •  

  • book collator then a waitress2,9,10

  • Birth:

  • 3 Jul 1889

  • Southwark, London, England7,8,9,10,11,12,13

  • Baptism:

  • 28 Jul 1889 (age 0)

  • St. Peter's Church, Liverpool Grove, Walworth, London, England8

  •  

  • daughter of Henry Edwards (labourer) and Amy of 21G Peabody Buildings, born on 3rd July 1889 and baptised with her aunt Millicent

  • Census:

  • 5 Apr 1891 (age 1)

  • 21 G. Block Peabody Building, Southwark Street, Southwark, London, England11

  •  

  • daughter living in two rooms with her parents Henry and Amy, brothers Henry and William. Born in Southwark London

  • Census:

  • 31 Mar 1901 (age 11)

  • 36 Heygate Street, Walworth, London, England12

  •  

  • daughter living in four rooms with her parents Henry and Amy, and brothers Henry and William. Born in Southwark London

  • Census:

  • 2 Apr 1911 (age 24)

  • 36 Heygate Street, Walworth, London, England9

  •  

  • unmarried daughter as Jennie working as a collator for a book binder and living in six rooms with her parents Henry and Amy, brother William and a boarder. Born in Southwark London

  • Census:

  • 29 Sep 1939 (age 50)

  • Copps House, Fore Street, Chulmleigh, Devon, England10

  •  

  • a widowed and unemployed waitress living with her mother Amy in the home of Nellie Oke and family. Born on 3rd July 1889

  • Death:

  • 7 Aug 1977 (age 88)

  • High Peak "Registration District", Derbyshire, England13,14

  • Probate:

  • 22 Nov 1977

  • Probate Registry, Manchester, Greater Manchester, England14

  •  

  • of 30 Whaley Lane Whaley Bridge Derbyshire died 7th August 1977, administration of £3,532 (~£22,000 in 2017)

Sources

1.

England and Wales Marriage Index 1837 - 2005, (on-line at www.ancestry.co.uk and www.findmypast.co.uk). Southwark 1914 quarter:1 volume:1d page:90. Cit. Date: 10 March 2020.

2.

Ancestry London, England, Church of England Marriages and Banns, 1754-1936, (on-line at www.ancestry.co.uk). Walworth St. John the Evangalist marriages 1911-1931 page:187 entry:374. Cit. Date: 10 March 2020.

3.

England and Wales Birth Index 1837 - 2019, (on-line at www.ancestry.co.uk, www.findmypast.co.uk and www.gro.gov.uk). Shoreditch 1888 quarter:1 volume:1c page:111. Cit. Date: 10 March 2020.

4.

Census 1911, (on-line at www.ancestry.co.uk and www.findmypast.co.uk). class:RG14 piece:9684 class:RG78 piece:514A registration district:188 sub-district:10 enumeration district:10 schedule:85. Cit. Date: 10 March 2020.

5.

Census 1891, (on-line at www.ancestry.co.uk and www.findmypast.co.uk). class:RG12 piece:251 folio:148 page:83. Cit. Date: 10 March 2020.

6.

Commonwealth War Grave Commission, ( on-line at www.cwgc.org). no:101651 ref:XIV. C. 4. Cit. Date: 10 March 2020.

7.

England and Wales Birth Index 1837 - 2019, (on-line at www.ancestry.co.uk, www.findmypast.co.uk and www.gro.gov.uk). St. Saviour Surrey 1889 quarter:3 volume:1d page:18. Cit. Date: 29 January 2020.

8.

Ancestry London, England, Church of England Births and Baptisms, 1813-1917, ( on-line at www.ancestry.co.uk). Walworth St. Peter baptisms 1826-1906 page:2 entry:16. Cit. Date: 17 April 2021.

9.

Census 1911, (on-line at www.ancestry.co.uk and www.findmypast.co.uk). class:RG14 piece:1806 class:RG78 piece:64 registration district:23 sub-district:4 enumeration district:14 schedule:99. Cit. Date: 10 March 2020.

10.

1939 UK Register, (on-line at www.findmypast.co.uk). class:RG101 piece:6897A page:6 line:40 letter code:WIEM. Cit. Date: 10 March 2020.

11.

Census 1891, (on-line at www.ancestry.co.uk and www.findmypast.co.uk). class:RG12 piece:343 folio:102 page:53. Cit. Date: 29 January 2020.

12.

Census 1901, (on-line at www.ancestry.co.uk and www.findmypast.co.uk). class:RG13 piece:385 folio:61 page:43. Cit. Date: 9 March 2020.

13.

England and Wales Death Index 1837 - 2019, (on-line at www.ancestry.co.uk, www.findmypast.co.uk and www.gro.gov.uk). High peak 1977 quarter:3 volume:6 page:890. Cit. Date: 10 March 2020.

14.

UK Government Probate Service, UK Government Find a Will, ( on-line at www.probatesearch.service.gov.uk). Manchester 1977 page:989 no:772112992Q. Cit. Date: 10 March 2020.