See also

Family of Thomas Fitch Bishop and Gladys Mary Edwards

  • Husband:

  • Thomas Fitch Bishop (1887-1976)

  • Wife:

  • Gladys Mary Edwards (1889-1976)

  • Marriage:

  • Q4 1912

  • Bosmere "Registration District", Suffolk, England1

Husband: Thomas Fitch Bishop

  • Name:

  • Thomas Fitch Bishop1,2,3

  • Sex:

  • Male

  • Father:

  • -

  • Mother:

  • -

  • Occupation:

  •  

  • civil servant then a post office overseer4,5

  • Birth:

  • 1 Apr 1887

  • Crediton, Devon, England2,3,4,5,6

  • Census absence:

  • 5 Apr 1891 (age 4)

  •  

  • Census:

  • 31 Mar 1901 (age 14)

  • White Hart Inn, Chilton Street, Clare, Suffolk, England6

  •  

  • grandson living with his widowed grandfather Thomas Bishop, uncle Alfred, his mother Sarah and cousin Fred. Born in Crediton Devon

  • Census:

  • 2 Apr 1911 (age 24)

  • Rose Mount, 47 Philip Road, Ipswich, Suffolk, England4

  •  

  • an unmarried boarder working as a civil servant for S C & J and living in ten rooms with Kate Alice Gunn and family, five boarders and a visitor. Born in Crediton Devon

  • Census:

  • 29 Sep 1939 (age 52)

  • 297 Nacton Road, Ipswich, Suffolk, England5

  •  

  • a married post office overseer living with his wife Gladys. Born on 1st April 1887

  • Death:

  • 20 Aug 1976 (age 89)

  • Gipping "Registration District", Suffolk, England3,7

  • Probate:

  • 22 Feb 1977

  • Probate Registry, Arcade Street, Ipswich, Suffolk, England7

  •  

  • of Stow Lodge Hospital Onehouse Suffolk died 20th August 1976, administration with will of £4,726 (~£29,000 in 2017)

Wife: Gladys Mary Edwards

  • Name:

  • Gladys Mary Edwards8,9

  • Sex:

  • Female

  • Father:

  • George Seaman Edwards (1862?-1906)

  • Mother:

  • Mary Clarke (1858?- )

  • Occupation:

  •  

  • draper's assistant10

  • Birth:

  • 22 Feb 1889

  • Monk Soham, Suffolk, England5,8,10,11,12,13

  • Baptism:

  • 27 Mar 1889 (age 0)

  • St. Peter's Church, School Road, Monk Soham, Suffolk, England9,14

  •  

  • daughter of George Seaman Edwards (farmer) and Mary of Monk Soham

  • Census:

  • 5 Apr 1891 (age 2)

  • The Hall, School Road, Monk Soham, Suffolk, England11

  •  

  • daughter living with her widowed father George, brothers Alec and Geofrey, visitors aunt Mary Edwards and (unknown) Alice Mary Edwards, and three servants. Born in Monk Soham Suffolk

  • Census:

  • 31 Mar 1901 (age 12)

  • Seckford Street, Woodbridge, Suffolk, England12

  •  

  • school boarder living with Frederick Buller and eleven others. Born in Monk Soham Suffolk

  • Census:

  • 2 Apr 1911 (age 22)

  • Lower Brook Street, Ipswich, Suffolk, England10

  •  

  • working as a draper's assistant and living with Alfred and Maria Sheppard and eight others. Born in Monk Soham Suffolk

  • Administrator:

  • 27 Aug 1914 (age 25)

  •  

     

    Gladys Mary Edwards was appointed as administrator at the probate hearing of Geoffrey Seaman Edwards on Thursday on 27 August 1914 at the Probate Registry, London, England

  • Census:

  • 29 Sep 1939 (age 50)

  • 297 Nacton Road, Ipswich, Suffolk, England5

  •  

  • married doing unpaid domestic duties and living with her husband Thomas. Born on 22nd February 1889

  • Death:

  • 28 Nov 1976 (age 87)

  • Gipping "Registration District", Suffolk, England13,15

  • Probate:

  • 10 Feb 1977

  • Probate Registry, Arcade Street, Ipswich, Suffolk, England15

  •  

  • of Stow Lodge Hospital Onhouse Suffolk died 28th November 1976, probate of £22,680 (~£139,000 in 2017)

Sources

1.

England and Wales Marriage Index 1837 - 2005, (on-line at www.ancestry.co.uk and www.findmypast.co.uk). Bosmere 1912 quarter:4 volume:4a page:2199. Cit. Date: 23 April 2020.

2.

England and Wales Birth Index 1837 - 2019, (on-line at www.ancestry.co.uk, www.findmypast.co.uk and www.gro.gov.uk). Crediton 1887 quarter:2 volume:5b page:396. Cit. Date: 23 April 2020.

3.

England and Wales Death Index 1837 - 2019, (on-line at www.ancestry.co.uk, www.findmypast.co.uk and www.gro.gov.uk). Gipping 1976 quarter:3 volume:10 page:1982. Cit. Date: 23 April 2020.

4.

Census 1911, (on-line at www.ancestry.co.uk and www.findmypast.co.uk). class:RG14 piece:10820 class:RG78 piece:584 registration district:213 sub-district:1 enumeration district:22 schedule:116. Cit. Date: 23 April 2020.

5.

1939 UK Register, (on-line at www.findmypast.co.uk). class:RG101 piece:6611K page:14 line:17 letter code:TVOY. Cit. Date: 23 April 2020.

6.

Census 1901, (on-line at www.ancestry.co.uk and www.findmypast.co.uk). class:RG13 piece:1740 folio:55 page:5. Cit. Date: 23 April 2020.

7.

UK Government Probate Service, UK Government Find a Will, ( on-line at www.probatesearch.service.gov.uk). Ipswich 1977 page:711 no:771001700Z. Cit. Date: 23 April 2020.

8.

England and Wales Birth Index 1837 - 2019, (on-line at www.ancestry.co.uk, www.findmypast.co.uk and www.gro.gov.uk). Hoxne 1889 quarter:2 volume:4a page:791. Cit. Date: 23 April 2020.

9.

Suffolk Family History Society - Hoxne Baptisms 1813-1905, (2010 SFK-BPI-12/P1 own copy). Monk Soham St. Peter baptisms entry:138. Cit. Date: 23 April 2020.

10.

Census 1911, (on-line at www.ancestry.co.uk and www.findmypast.co.uk). class:RG14 piece:10814 class:RG78 piece:584 registration district:213 sub-district:1 enumeration district:16 schedule:110. Cit. Date: 23 April 2020.

11.

Census 1891, (on-line at www.ancestry.co.uk and www.findmypast.co.uk). class:RG12 piece:1461 folio:108 page:8. Cit. Date: 23 April 2020.

12.

Census 1901, (on-line at www.ancestry.co.uk and www.findmypast.co.uk). class:RG13 piece:1786 folio:47 page:24. Cit. Date: 23 April 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). Gipping 1976 quarter:4 volume:10 page:2435. Cit. Date: 23 April 2020.

14.

Suffolk Family History Society - Baptism Extracts. Lowestoft Record Office. Cit. Date: 26 January 1999.

15.

UK Government Probate Service, UK Government Find a Will, ( on-line at www.probatesearch.service.gov.uk). Ipswich 1977 page:708 no:771001142T. Cit. Date: 23 April 2020.