See also

Family of William George Bloomfield and Grace Stearn

  • Husband:

  • William George Bloomfield (1884-1953)

  • Wife:

  • Grace Stearn (1891- )

  • Marriage:

  • 31 Oct 1915

  • Chichester "Registration District", West Sussex, England1,2

Husband: William George Bloomfield

  • Name:

  • William George Bloomfield3,4

  • Sex:

  • Male

  • Father:

  • Arthur Bloomfield (1856?-1911)

  • Mother:

  • Esther Boulter (1860-1918)

  • Occupation:

  •  

  • school teacher then superintendent of The Royal Blind School5,6,7

  • Birth:

  • 25 Dec 1884

  • Nacton, Suffolk, England3,5,6,7,8

  •  

  • RAF document says born 25th December 1885

  • Baptism:

  • 26 Apr 1885 (age 0)

  • St. Martin's Church, Church Road, Nacton, Suffolk, England4

  •  

  • son of Arthur Bloomfield (wheelwright) and Esther of Nacton

  • Census:

  • 5 Apr 1891 (age 6)

  • Stonham Aspal, Suffolk, England8

  •  

  • son attending school and living in three rooms with his parents Arthur and Esther, sister Florence, and brothers Art and Walter. Born in Nacton Suffolk

  • Census:

  • 31 Mar 1901 (age 16)

  • High Road, Earl Stonham, Suffolk, England5

  •  

  • unmarried son as George working as a pupil teacher and living with his parents Arthur and Esther, sister Florence, and brothers Arthur and Walter. Born in Nacton Suffolk

  • Census:

  • 2 Apr 1911 (age 24)

  • Whitby's School, 16 West Street, Chichester, West Sussex, England6

  •  

  • an unmarried assistant as George working as a boarding school teacher and born in Nacton Suffolk

  • Military Service:

  • frm 2 Nov 1915 to 30 Apr 1920 (age 30-35)

  • Royal Flying Corps then the Royal Air Force as no:127282

  •  

  • transferring to the Royal Air Force on 1st April 1918, a school teacher born on 25th December 1885 and 5' 4" tall with a chest of 37". He married Grace on 31st October 1915 in Chichester and his address on discharge was The Blind Institute Edgbaston Birmingham

  • Census:

  • 29 Sep 1939 (age 54)

  • Blind School, 20 Manchester Road, Sheffield, West Riding of Yorkshire, England7

  •  

  • married superintendent of the Royal Blind School, living with his wife Grace, a closed record and twelve others. Born on 25th December 1884

  • Death:

  • Q3 1953 (age 68)

  • Sheffield "Registration District", West Riding of Yorkshire, England9

  •  

  • as George William Bloomfield

Wife: Grace Stearn

  • Name:

  • Grace Stearn1,10

  • Sex:

  • Female

  • Father:

  • -

  • Mother:

  • -

  • Occupation:

  •  

  • milliner then as matron of the Royal Blind School7,11

  • Birth:

  • 20 Dec 1891

  • Chichester, West Sussex, England7,10,11,12

  •  

  • 1939 register says born on 20th December 1892

  • Census:

  • 31 Mar 1901 (age 9)

  • 2 Market Road, Chichester, West Sussex, England12

  •  

  • daughter living with her parents James and Hannah, and brothers George and Albert. Born in Chichester Sussex

  • Census:

  • 2 Apr 1911 (age 19)

  • 2 Market Road, Chichester, West Sussex, England11

  •  

  • unmarried daughter working as a milliner and living in 5 rooms with her parents James and Hannah, and brother Albert. Born in Chichester

  • Census:

  • 29 Sep 1939 (age 47)

  • Blind School, 20 Manchester Road, Sheffield, West Riding of Yorkshire, England7

  •  

  • married matron of the Royal Blind School, living with hes husband George, a closed record and twelve others. Born on 20th December 1892

Note on Wife: Grace Stearn

Unsure if Grace remarried or when she died

Sources

1.

England and Wales Marriage Index 1837 - 2005, (on-line at www.ancestry.co.uk and www.findmypast.co.uk). Chichester 1915 quarter:4 volume:2b page:1131. Cit. Date: 15 March 2021.

2.

FindMyPast British Royal Air Force, Airmen's service records 1912-1939, (on-line at www.findmypast. co.uk). National Archive ref:AIR 79/153 no:12728. Cit. Date: 15 March 2021.

3.

England and Wales Birth Index 1837 - 2019, (on-line at www.ancestry.co.uk, www.findmypast.co.uk and www.gro.gov.uk). Woodbridge 1885 quarter:1 volume:4a page:872. Cit. Date: 15 March 2021.

4.

Suffolk Family History Society Colneis and Samford Baptisms 1813-1900, (2012 SFK-BPI-07/P1 own copy). Nacton St. Martin baptisms entry:385. Cit. Date: 15 March 2021.

5.

Census 1901, (on-line at www.ancestry.co.uk and www.findmypast.co.uk). class:RG13 piece:1770 folio:83 page:14. Cit. Date: 15 March 2021.

6.

Census 1911, (on-line at www.ancestry.co.uk and www.findmypast.co.uk). class:RG14 piece:5403 class:RG78 piece:245 registration district:86 sub-district:1 enumeration district:2 schedule:10. Cit. Date: 15 March 2021.

7.

1939 UK Register, (on-line at www.findmypast.co.uk). RG101 piece:3505E page:5 line:26 letter code:KIAE. Cit. Date: 15 March 2021.

8.

Census 1891, (on-line at www.ancestry.co.uk and www.findmypast.co.uk). class:RG12 piece:1462 folio:166 page:11. Cit. Date: 15 March 2021.

9.

England and Wales Death Index 1837 - 2019, (on-line at www.ancestry.co.uk, www.findmypast.co.uk and www.gro.gov.uk). Sheffield 1953 quarter:3 volume:2d page:268. Cit. Date: 15 March 2021.

10.

England and Wales Birth Index 1837 - 2019, (on-line at www.ancestry.co.uk, www.findmypast.co.uk and www.gro.gov.uk). Chichester 1892 quarter:1 volume:2b page:37. Cit. Date: 15 March 2021.

11.

Census 1911, (on-line at www.ancestry.co.uk and www.findmypast.co.uk). class:RG14 piece:5410 class:RG78 piece:245 registration district:86 sub-district:1 enumeration district:9 schedule:2. Cit. Date: 15 March 2021.

12.

Census 1901, (on-line at www.ancestry.co.uk and www.findmypast.co.uk). class:RG13 piece:970 folio:80 page:1. Cit. Date: 15 March 2021.