See also

Family of Frank Bird and Edith Louisa Edwards

Husband: Frank Bird (1888-1964)
Wife: Edith Louisa Edwards (1886-1959)
Children: Peggy Edith Bird (1916-1971)
Joyce Hilda Bird (1920-2005)
Kathleen Mary Bird (1924-1999)
Harry Norman Bird (1926-2004)
Marriage 26 December 1913 St. Leonard's Church, Streatham High Road, Streatham, London, England1,2
Frank a clerk of 59 Thornberry Road Clapham Park, Edith of 114 Gleneagle Road Streatham, both single, groom's father Joseph Bird a baker, bride's father William Edwards a deceased job master. Married by banns and witnessed by William J Bird and Hilda Edwards

Husband: Frank Bird

Name: Frank Bird1,2,3,4
Sex: Male
Father: -
Mother: -
Occupation clerk and as a soldier1,5,6
Birth 22 February 1888 Southfields, Surrey, England3,5,6,7,8
Census 5 April 1891 (age 3) 174 Lyham Road, Clapham, London, England7
son living in four rooms with his parents Joseph and Matilda, brothers William and Harry and sister Rose. Born in Wandsworth Surrey
Census 31 March 1901 (age 13) 59 Thormbury Road, Clapham, London, England8
son living with his parents Joseph and Matilda, brothers Harry, Alfred and Sydney, sister Rose and a boarder. Born in Wandsworth
Census 2 April 1911 (age 23) 59 Thormbury Road, Clapham, London, England5
unmarried son working as an office clerk for an iron manufacturer and living in five rooms with his parents Joseph and Matilda, and brothers Harry, Alfred and Sydney. Born in Southfields Wandsworth
Census 29 September 1939 (age 51) 7 Abbey Gate Street, Colchester, Essex, England6
a married barrack sergeant (caterer) living with his wife Edith, daughter Joyce, a closed record (presumably daughter Kathleen) and son Harry. Born on 22nd February 1888. Daughter Peggy E Ham was also living at this address but with another family
Death Q4 1964 (age 76) Colchester "Registration District", Essex, England4

Wife: Edith Louisa Edwards

Name: Edith Louisa Edwards9,10
Sex: Female
Alt. Name: Edith Louisa Bird1,11
Father: William Edwards (1859?- )
Mother: Louisa Emma Norman (1863- )
Occupation cashier12
Birth 10 December 1886 Fressingfield, Suffolk, England6,9,10,12,13,14
Census 5 April 1891 (age 4) Bake Office, Fressingfield, Suffolk, England13
daughter living with her parents William and Louisa, brothers Norman and John, a visitor and a servant. Born in Fressingfield Suffolk
Census 31 March 1901 (age 14) 91 Kingswood Road, Clapham, London, England14
unmarried daughter living with her parents William and Louisa, sister Hilda, brothers Norman, John and Alec, and a boarder. Born in Fressingfield Suffolk
Census 2 April 1911 (age 24) 76a Kingswood Road, Clapham, London, England12
unmarried daughter working as a cashier in a store and living in a flat of five rooms with her mother Louisa, brothers Norman, Alec, Harry and Stanley, and sister Hilda. Born in Fressingfield Suffolk
Census 29 September 1939 (age 52) 7 Abbey Gate Street, Colchester, Essex, England6
a married householder living with her husband Frank, daughter Joyce, a closed record (presumably daughter Kathleen) and son Harry. Born on 10th December 1886. Daughter Peggy E Ham was also living at this address but with another family
Death 23 September 1959 (age 72) Colchester "Registration District", Essex, England11,15
Probate 12 November 1959 Probate Registry, Arcade Street, Ipswich, Suffolk, England15
married woman of 7 Abbeygate Street Colchester died 23rd September 1959, probate of effects of £5,178 19s 11d (~£112,000 in 2017) to Harry Norman Bird marine engineer and Maxine Frederick William Richards welfare officer

Child 1: Peggy Edith Bird

Name: Peggy Edith Bird16
Sex: Female
Alt. Name: Peggy Edith Ham17,18
Spouse: John Gurney Ham (1916-2006)
Birth 14 June 1916 Wandsworth "Registration District", London, England6,16,18
Census 29 September 1939 (age 23) 7 Abbey Gate Street, Colchester, Essex, England6
a married housewife living with James and Myra Brunger in the same building as her parents Frank and Edith, sister Joyce, and a closed record (presumably sister Kathleen) and brother Harry. Born on 14th June 1916
Death Q4 1971 (age 55) Brentwood "Registration District", Essex, England18

Child 2: Joyce Hilda Bird

Name: Joyce Hilda Bird19
Sex: Female
Alt. Name: Joyce Hilda Dennis20
Alt. Name: Joyce Hilda Mallett21,22
Spouse 1: Patrick George Cheveley Dennis (1918-1980)
Spouse 2: Jack Alan Mallett (1921-2009)
Occupation cake maker6
Birth 22 February 1920 Wandsworth "Registration District", London, England6,19,22
Census 29 September 1939 (age 19) 7 Abbey Gate Street, Colchester, Essex, England6
an unmarried cake maker living with her parents Frank and Edith, a closed record (presumably sister Kathleen) and brother Harry. Born on 22nd February 1920 and married a Dennis at a later date. Sister Peggy E Ham was also living at this address but with another family
Death August 2005 (age 85) Colchester "Registration District", Essex, England22

Child 3: Kathleen Mary Bird

Name: Kathleen Mary Bird23
Sex: Female
Alt. Name: Kathleen Mary Richards24
Alt. Name: Kathleen Mary Rodwell25,26
Spouse 1: Frederick William Maxim Richards (1918-1974)
Birth 9 April 1924 Colchester "Registration District", Essex, England23,26
Death 26 March 1999 (age 74) Chelmsford "Registration District", Essex, England26,27
Probate 31 August 1999 Probate Registry, Arcade Street, Ipswich, Suffolk, England27
grant and will, died 26th March 1999

Child 4: Harry Norman Bird

Name: Harry Norman Bird28,29
Sex: Male
Occupation marine engineer30
Birth 28 February 1926 Colchester "Registration District", Essex, England6,28,29
Census 29 September 1939 (age 13) 7 Abbey Gate Street, Colchester, Essex, England6
attending school and living with his parents Frank and Edith, sister Joyce, and a closed record (presumably sister Kathleen). Born on 28th February 1926. Sister Peggy E Ham was also living at this address but with another family
Death 27 October 2004 (age 78) Colchester "Registration District", Essex, England29,31
Probate 20 December 2004 Probate Registry, Arcade Street, Ipswich, Suffolk, England31
grant and will, died 27th October 2004

Sources

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Text From Source: mother’s maiden name Hinchcliffe
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Text From Source: aged 76
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Text From Source: mother's maiden name Norman
11"England and Wales Death Index 1837 - 2007" (on-line at www.ancestry.co.uk, www.findmypast.co.uk and www.gro.gov.uk). Colchester 1959 quarter:3 volume:4a page:473.
Text From Source: aged 72
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13"Census 1891" (on-line at www.ancestry.co.uk and www.findmypast.co.uk). class:RG12 piece:1460 folio:25 page:12.
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15UK Government Probate Service, "UK Government Find a Will" (on-line at www.probatesearch.service.gov.uk). Ipswich 1959 page:443.
Text From Source: died 23rd September 1959
16"England and Wales Birth Index 1837 - 2005" (on-line at www.ancestry.co.uk, www.findmypast.co.uk and www.gro.gov.uk). Wandsworth 1916 quarter:3 volume:1d page:976.
Text From Source: mother’s maiden name Edwards
17"England and Wales Marriage Index 1837 - 2005" (on-line at www.ancestry.co.uk and www.findmypast.co.uk). Stroud 1937 quarter:3 volume:6a page:1488.
18"England and Wales Death Index 1837 - 2007" (on-line at www.ancestry.co.uk, www.findmypast.co.uk and www.gro.gov.uk). Brentwood 1971 quarter:4 volume:4a page:1193.
Text From Source: born 14th June 1916
19"England and Wales Birth Index 1837 - 2005" (on-line at www.ancestry.co.uk, www.findmypast.co.uk and www.gro.gov.uk). Wandsworth 1920 quarter:1 volume:1d page:1528.
Text From Source: mother’s maiden name Edwards
20"England and Wales Marriage Index 1837 - 2005" (on-line at www.ancestry.co.uk and www.findmypast.co.uk). Colchester 1942 quarter:1 volume:4a page:2249.
21"England and Wales Marriage Index 1837 - 2005" (on-line at www.ancestry.co.uk and www.findmypast.co.uk). Colchester 1952 quarter:4 volume:4a page:976.
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Text From Source: birth 22nd February 1920
23"England and Wales Birth Index 1837 - 2005" (on-line at www.ancestry.co.uk, www.findmypast.co.uk and www.gro.gov.uk). Colchester 1924 quarter:2 volume:4a page:1365.
Text From Source: mother’s maiden name Edwards
24"England and Wales Marriage Index 1837 - 2005" (on-line at www.ancestry.co.uk and www.findmypast.co.uk). Colchester 1946 quarter:3 volume:4a page:1298.
25"England and Wales Marriage Index 1837 - 2005" (on-line at www.ancestry.co.uk and www.findmypast.co.uk). Chelmsford 1979 quarter:2 volume:9 page:2154.
26"England and Wales Death Index 1837 - 2007" (on-line at www.ancestry.co.uk, www.findmypast.co.uk and www.gro.gov.uk). Chelmsford 1999 quarter:1 district:4681B register:B61G entry:43 date:0399.
Text From Source: born 9th April 1924
27UK Government Probate Service, "UK Government Find a Will" (on-line at www.probatesearch.service.gov.uk). Ipswich 1999 no:219525.
Text From Source: died 26th March 1999
28"England and Wales Birth Index 1837 - 2005" (on-line at www.ancestry.co.uk, www.findmypast.co.uk and www.gro.gov.uk). Colchester 1926 quarter:2 volume:4a page:1382.
Text From Source: mother’s maiden name Edwards
29"England and Wales Death Index 1837 - 2007" (on-line at www.ancestry.co.uk, www.findmypast.co.uk and www.gro.gov.uk). Colchester 2004 quarter:4 district:469/1 register:D102C entry:72 date:1004.
Text From Source: born 28th February 1926
30UK Government Probate Service, "UK Government Find a Will" (on-line at www.probatesearch.service.gov.uk). Ipswich 1959 page:443.
Text From Source: died 23rd September 1959
His mother's probate
31UK Government Probate Service, "UK Government Find a Will" (on-line at www.probatesearch.service.gov.uk). Ipswich 2004 no:1703423.
Text From Source: died 27th October 2004