Serle ~ Seventh Generation

    Issue of James William Henry Hodge and Mary Ann Lambert  
1.   Alfred Henry HODGE
Born 12 Oct 1845, St Thomas, Exeter, Devon, England.
Reg birth Dec qtr 1845 (ref FreeBMD)

Ref 1851 census. Middlesex, England. Parish of Westminster St Margaret. Address: St Margaret's Terrace, Westminster.
Together with his parents and sister:
Alfred Hodge. Son. U. Age 5. Scholar. Born Devon.

Alfred came to Portland Victoria in 1853 on the "Eliza".

Marr 23 Aug 1873 at Bessiebelle, Victoria, to Clara Ann DAVIS, born 30 Jan 1851 at Pilton, Devon, England, dau of Henry Snell DAVIS and Harriet ROOKE. Clara came to Portland Victoria in 1854 on the "Nestor".

Alfred died 27 June 1904 at Heywood, bur Heywood Cemetery.
Clara died 6 Aug 1922 at Heywood age 71 and is buried with her father in law and son.



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    Children:  
  1. Alfred Henry Snell HODGE born 1874 at Hamilton, Vic  
  2. Charlotte Amanda HODGE born 1876 at Hamilton, Vic  
  3. Alfred George Snell HODGE born 1878 at Hamilton, Vic  
  4. Alice Emily HODGE born 1880 at Hamilton, Vic  
  5. Francis Albert HODGE born 1883 at Heywood, Vic  
  6. Percival HODGE born 1886 at Heywood, Vic  
  7. Clara May HODGE born 1887 at Homerton, Vic  
  8. Leopold Henry HODGE born 1890 at Heywood, Vic  
  9. Ernest Reginald HODGE born 1892 at Heywood, Vic
 
2.   Charlotte Amanda HODGE
Birth reg Mar qtr 1848, Westminster, London, England (ref FreeBMD).

Ref 1851 census. Middlesex, England. Parish of Westminster St Margaret. Address: St Margaret's Terrace, Westminster.
Together with her parents and brother:
Charlotte Hodge. Daur. Age 3. Born Middlesex, Westminster.

Came to Portland Victoria in 1853 on the "Eliza".
Died 12 May 1875 at Emerald Hill from typhoid fever, bur Melb Gen Cem. She was not married.



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3.   Mary Ann HODGE
Born 1852, Devon, England.
Came to Portland Victoria in 1853 on the "Eliza".
Died 10 Oct 1934 in the Melbourne Benevolent Asylum, Cheltenham, bur Springvale Cemetery. She was not married.
    Issue of Charles John Hodge and Ann Melhuish  
1.   Elizabeth Melhuish HODGE
Bap 11 Feb 1848.
Birth reg Mar qtr 1848 at St Thomas Exeter (ref FreeBMD).
Death reg Mar qtr 1848 at St Thomas Exeter (ref FreeBMD).
 
2.   Charles James HODGE
Bap 15 Jan 1849.
Birth reg Mar qtr 1849 at St Thomas Exeter (ref FreeBMD).
It appears that he was brought up by his grandparents at the workhouse.

Ref 1861 census. Devon, England. Civil Parish of Exeter St Thomas The Apostle.
Institution: St Thomas Union Workhouse.
Together with his grandparents, staff and many inmates.
Charles Hodge. Grandson. Age 12. Born Devon, St Thomas.

In 1866 at the age of 17 Charles James set sail for Australia on the "Suffolk".
He worked on properties around Balranald and Bourke, and in far north NSW as late as 1928 (ref Geoff Hodge).





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    Issue of Charlotte Hodge and George Rossiter  
1.   Frederick George McLeod ROSSITER
Birth reg Jun qtr 1857 at St Thomas, Exeter (ref FreeBMD).

Ref 1861 census. Sussex, England. Civil Parish of Lewes St Peter and St Mary Without Otherwise St Anne. Town of Lewes. Address: Union House, High Street, Lewes.
Together with about 48 inmates and servants.
Together with his parents and sister:
Frederick McL Rossiter. Son. Age 4. Born Devonshire, Exeter.
[incorrectly indexed as Frederick L Mc Rossiter]

Died Mar qtr 1878 at Stoke Damerel Dist, Devon age 21 (ref FreeBMD).



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2.   Emily ROSSITER
Birth reg Mar qtr 1859 at Billericay Dist, Essex (ref FreeBMD).

Ref 1861 census. Sussex, England. Civil Parish of Lewes St Peter and St Mary Without Otherwise St Anne. Town of Lewes. Address: Union House, High Street, Lewes.
Together with about 48 inmates and servants.
Together with her parents and brother:
Emily Rossiter. Daur. Age 2. Born Essex, Brentwood.

Ref 1871 census. Sussex, England. Civil Parish of St Anne. Ecclesiastical Parish of Lewes. Institution: Lewes Union.
Together with her grandmother, father, siblings and many inhabitants:
Emily Rossiter. Dau. Age 12. Scholar. Born Essex, Brentford.

Ref 1881 census. Devon, England. Civil Parish of Cornwood. Registration District of Plympton St Mary. Address: "Wingreen", Cornwood.
Together with the Youlton family, and her mother and siblings:
Emily Rossiter. Daur. Unm. Age 22. Born Brentwood, Essex.
[misread and incorrectly transcribed into index as Roziter]

No further information found.



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3.   Robert Herbert ROSSITER
Birth reg Mar qtr 1863 at Lewes Dist (ref FreeBMD).
Bap 26 Apr 1863 at St Anne's, Lewes, Sussex (ref IGI).

Ref 1871 census. Sussex, England. Civil Parish of St Anne. Ecclesiastical Parish of Lewes. Institution: Lewes Union.
Together with his grandmother, father, siblings and many inhabitants:
Robert Rossiter. Son. Age 9. Scholar. Born Sussex, Lewes.

Marriage record not found to Kate, surname unknown, born c1861 at Redhill, Surrey..

Ref 1891 census. London, England. Civil Parish of Kensington. Address: 36 Kensington Place, Kensington.
Robert H Rossiter. Head. M. Age 30. Carpenter & Joiner. Born Lewes, Sussex.
Kate Rossiter. Wife. M. Age 31. Born Redhill, Surrey.

Ref 1901 census. London, England. Civil Parish of Chelsea. Address: 95 Little Cadogan Place, Chelsea.
Robert H Rossiter. Head. M. Age 37. Builder etc. Born Sussex, St Anne Lewes.
Kate Rossiter. Wife. M. Age 40. Born Surrey, Redhill.

Ref 1911 census. Address: Chelsea, London.
Robert Herbert Rossiter (48).
Kate Rossiter (46).


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4.   Caroline May ROSSITER
Birth reg June qtr 1866 at Lewes, Sussex (ref FreeBMD).
Bap 10 Jun 1866 at St Anne's, Lewes, Sussex (ref IGI).

Ref 1871 census. Sussex, England. Civil Parish of St Anne. Ecclesiastical Parish of Lewes. Institution: Lewes Union.
Together with her grandmother, father, siblings and many inhabitants:
Caroline Rossiter. Dau. Age 5. Scholar. Born Sussex, Lewes.

Ref 1881 census. Devon, England. Civil Parish of Cornwood. Registration District of Plympton St Mary. Address: "Wingreen", Cornwood.
Together with the Youlton family, and her mother and siblings:
Caroline M. Rossiter. Daur. Unm. Age 14. Scholar. Born Lewe, Sussex.
[misread and incorrectly transcribed into index as Roziter]

No further records found.


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5.   John Alfred ROSSITER
Birth reg Dec qtr 1867 at Lewes, Sussex (ref FreeBMD).
 
6.   Walter William ROSSITER
Birth reg Dec qtr 1870 at Lewes, Sussex (ref FreeBMD).

Ref 1871 census. Sussex, England. Civil Parish of St Anne. Ecclesiastical Parish of Lewes. Institution: Lewes Union.
Together with his grandmother, father, siblings and many inhabitants:
Walter W. Rossiter. Son. Age 4 months. Born Sussex, Lewes.

Ref 1881 census. Devon, England. Civil Parish of Cornwood. Registration District of Plympton St Mary. Address: "Wingreen", Cornwood.
Together with the Youlton family, and his mother and siblings:
Willie W. Rossiter. Son. Unm. Age 10. Scholar. Born Lewe, Sussex.
[misread and incorrectly transcribed into index as Roziter]

Ref 1891 census: Devon, England. Parish of St Sidwell. Address: 87 Clifton St, St Sidwell.
Together with his father George:
Walter Wm Rossiter. Son. S. Age 19. Tailors Apprentice. Born Sussex, Lewes.
[indexed as Walton]

Ref 1901 census. Devon, England. Parish of St Thomas. Address: 27 Okehampton St, St Thomas.
In the home of Albert McDonald (53), Tailor:
Walter Rossiter. Boarder. S. Age 30. Tailor. Born Lewes, Sussex.
[indexed Rassiter]

Marriage reg Jun qtr 1903 at Exeter Dist of Walter William ROSSILER (sic) to Alice DOWN (ref FreeBMD). She was born c1880 (ref census).

Ref 1911 census. Address: St Thomas, Devonshire.
Together with son Redmer (sic) William (7):
Walter William Rossiter (39).
Alice Rossiter (31).



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    Children:  
  1. Redvers William ROSSITER born 1904 at St Thomas Dist, Devonshire
 
    Issue of George Henry Hodge and Elizabeth Glasspool  
1.   Charlotte Catherine HODGE
Birth reg Jun qtr 1856 at Chelsea, London (ref FreeBMD).

Not found in 1861 census.
Ref 1871 census. London, England. Civil Parish of Chelsea St Luke. Registration district of Chelsea. Address obscure.
Together with her parents and 6 siblings:
Lottea Hodge. Dau. unm. Age 15. Domes servt. Born Chelsea.

Ref 1881 census. London, England. Civil parish of Hammersmith. Address: 9 Hetley Road, Hammersmith.
Together with her parents and 4 siblings:
Charlotte Hodge. Daur. Unm. Age 25. Housemaid. Born Middx, Chelsea.

Not found in 1891 census.
Ref 1901 census. London, England. Civil Parish of Hammersmith. Registration district of Fulham. Address: 38 Lena Gdns, Hammersmith.
Together with her father:
Charlotte Hodge. Dau. S. Age 45. Born London, Chelsea.

Ref 1911 census. Fulham district, London.
Charlotte C Hodge. Born 1856 (55).




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2.   Augusta Clara HODGE
Birth reg Jun qtr 1861 at St Geo Han Sq dist (ref FreeBMD).

Ref 1871 census. London, England. Civil Parish of Chelsea St Luke. Registration district of Chelsea. Address obscure.
Together with her parents and 6 siblings:
Augusta Hodge. Dau. Age 10. Scholar. Born Pimlico.

Ref 1881 census. Surrey, England. Parish of Beddington. Registration district of Croydon. Address: No. 1 Charlotte Rd, Beddington.
In the home of Arthur Chase, Hardware Merchant:
Augusta C Hodge. Serv. Unm. Age 20. Dom Serv. Born Middx, London.

No further records found.



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3.   Rose Julia HODGE
Birth reg Mar qtr 1864 at Chelsea dist (ref FreeBMD).

Ref 1871 census. London, England. Civil Parish of Chelsea St Luke. Registration district of Chelsea. Address obscure.
Together with her parents and 6 siblings:
Rose Hodge. Dau. Age 7. Scholar. Born Chelsea.

Ref 1881 census. London, England. Civil parish of Kensington. Registration district of Kensington. Address: 34 Cornwall Gdns, Kensington.
Together with a large household:
Rose Hodge. Serv. U. Age 17. Undernurse. Born London.

No further records found.



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4.   Henry John HODGE
Birth reg Dec qtr 1865 at Chelsea dist (ref FreeBMD).

Ref 1871 census. London, England. Civil Parish of Chelsea St Luke. Registration district of Chelsea. Address obscure.
Together with his parents and 6 siblings:
Henry J Hodge. Son. Age 5. Scholar. Born Chelsea.

Ref 1881 census. London, England. Civil parish of Hammersmith. Address: 9 Hetley Road, Hammersmith.
Together with his parents and 4 siblings:
Henry John Hodge. Son. Age 15. Shopboy. Born Middx, Chelsea.

Marr reg Sep qtr 1890 at Fulham dist to Amy Helen FALK (ref FreeBMD). She was born c1868 at Brixton, London.

Ref 1891 census. London, England. Parish of Islington. Address: 109 Church Rd, Islington.
Henry J Hodge. Head. M. Age 25. Railway Clerk. Born London, Chelsea.
Amy H Hodge. Wife. M. Age 23. Born London, Brixton.

Ref 1901 census. London, England. Civil Parish of Paddington. Registration district of Paddington. Address: 512 Harrow Rd, Paddington.
Together with dau Constance M (9):
F J Hodge. Head. M. Age 34. Railway Clerk. Born Chelsea, London.
Amy H Hodge. Wife. M. Age 32. Born Brixton, London.

Ref 1911 census. Paddington dist, London.
Herry (sic) John Hodge. 1865 (46).
Amy Helen Hodge. 1867 (44).
Constance Hodge. 1892 (19).



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    Children:  
  1. Constance Minnie HODGE born 1891 at Islington
 
5.   Amy Blanche HODGE
Birth reg Dec qtr 1866 at Chelsea dist (ref FreeBMD).

Ref 1871 census. London, England. Civil Parish of Chelsea St Luke. Registration district of Chelsea. Address obscure.
Together with her parents and 6 siblings:
Amy B Hodge. Dau. Age 4. Born Chelsea.

Ref 1881 census. London, England. Civil parish of Hammersmith. Address: 9 Hetley Road, Hammersmith.
Together with her parents and 4 siblings:
Amy Blanche Hodge. Daur. Age 14. Servant. Born Middx, Chelsea.

No further records found.



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6.   George Thomas G. HODGE
Birth reg Dec qtr 1868 at Chelsea dist (ref FreeBMD).

Ref 1871 census. London, England. Civil Parish of Chelsea St Luke. Registration district of Chelsea. Address obscure.
Together with his parents and 6 siblings:
George T Hodge. Son. Age 2. Born Chelsea.

Ref 1881 census. London, England. Civil parish of Hammersmith. Address: 9 Hetley Road, Hammersmith.
Together with his parents and 4 siblings:
George Thomas Hodge. Son. Age 12. Shopboy. Born Middx, Chelsea.

Not found in 1891 census.
Marr reg Jun qtr 1895 at Fulham dist to Annie VELLENZER (ref FreeBMD). She was born c1869 at Notting Hill.

Ref 1901 census. London, England. Civil Parish of Hammersmith. Registration district of Fulham. Address: 80 Rickford St, Hammersmith.
Together with children Geo T (5), Florence A (3):
George Hodge. Head. M. Age 32. Railway Clerk. Born Chelsea.
Annie Hodge. Wife. M. Age 32. Born London, Notting Hill.

Ref 1911 census. Uxbridge district, Middlesex.
Together with children George Thomas (15), Florence Ada (13):
George Thomas Hodge. 1869 (42).
Annie Hodge. 1869 (42).



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    Children:  
  1. George Thomas HODGE born 1895 at Hammersmith, London  
  2. Florence Ada HODGE born 1897 at Hammersmith, London
 
7.   Mary Ann HODGE
Birth reg Dec qtr 1869 at Chelsea dist (ref FreeBMD).

Ref 1871 census. London, England. Civil Parish of Chelsea St Luke. Registration district of Chelsea. Address obscure.
Together with her parents and 6 siblings:
Mary A Hodge. Dau. Age 1. Born Chelsea.

Ref 1881 census. London, England. Civil parish of Hammersmith. Address: 9 Hetley Road, Hammersmith.
Together with her parents and 4 siblings:
Mary Ann Hodge. Daur. Age 11. Scholar. Born Middx, Chelsea.



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    Issue of Richard Serle and Elizabeth Greenslade  
1.   Edward George SERLE
Born 16 Nov 1858 (ref IGI).
Bap 25 Feb 1863 at Saint Mary, Swansea, Glamorgan, Wales (ref IGI).
Death reg Jun qtr 1864 at Swansea Dist (ref FreeBMD).

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2.   William Charles SERLE
Born 24 Jan 1863 (ref IGI).
Birth reg Mar qtr 1863 at Swansea Dist, Wales (ref FreeBMD).
Bap 25 Feb 1863 at Saint Mary, Swansea, Glamorgan, Wales (ref IGI).
Born at Glamorgan, Swansea, Wales (ref 1871 census).

Ref 1871 census. Glamorgan, Wales. Civil Parish of Swansea. Address: 3 William Street, Swansea.
Together with his parents and 2 brothers:
William C Serle. Son. Age 8. Scholar. Born Glamorgan, Swansea.

Ref 1881 census. Glamorgan, Wales. Civil Parish of Swansea Town. Address: 107 New Oxford St, Swansea.
Together with his mother and 2 brothers:
William Searle. Son. Unm. Age 18. Plasterer. Born Glamorgan, Swansea.

Marr reg Sep qtr 1890 at Swansea District to Emily Mary JENKINS (ref FreeBMD). Her birth was reg Mar qtr 1868 at Swansea Dist (ref FreeBMD).

Ref 1901 Wales Census. Glamorgan, Wales. Civil Parish of Swansea. Address: 30 Western St, Swansea.
Together with children Richard Wm (9), Charles Ivor (8):
William Chas Serle. Head. Age 38. Plasterer. Born Glamorgan, Swansea.
Emily Mary Serle. Wife. Age 33. Born Glamorgan, Swansea.
[all indexed as Sarle]

Ref 1911 census. Address: Swansea, Glamorganshire.
Together with children Richard William (19), Charles Ivor (18), and possible dau Beatrice Emily (5):
William Charles Serle (48).
Emily Mary Serle (43).

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    Children:  
  1. Richard William SERLE born 1891 at Swansea, Wales  
  2. Charles Ivor SERLE born 1893 at Swansea, Wales
 
3.   George James SERLE
Born 8 Feb 1866 (ref IGI).
Birth reg Mar qtr 1866 at Swansea Dist, Wales (ref FreeBMD).
Bap 7 Mar 1866 at Saint Mary, Swansea, Glamorgan, Wales (ref IGI).

Ref 1871 census. Glamorgan, Wales. Civil Parish of Swansea. Address: 3 William Street, Swansea.
Together with his parents and 2 brothers:
Geo J Serle. Son. Age 5. Scholar. Born Glamorgan, Swansea.

Ref 1881 census. Glamorgan, Wales. Civil Parish of Swansea Town. Address: 107 New Oxford St, Swansea.
Together with his mother and 2 brothers:
George Searle. Son. Unm. Age 15. Postboy. Born Glamorgan, Swansea.

Ref 1891 census. Glamorgan, Wales. Parish of Swansea. Address: 107 New Oxford St, Swansea.
Together with his parents and 1 brother:
George Serle. Son. Age 25. Plasterer. Born Swansea, Glamorgan.

Ref 1911 census. Glamorganshire, Wales. Parish of Swansea. Registration district of Swansea. Address: 158 Exford St, Glamorganshire.
Together with his father and his brother Edward and wife:
George James Serle. Brother. S. Age 45. Plasterer Working. Born Glamorgan Swansea.

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4.   Edward Richard SERLE
Birth reg Jun qtr 1871 at Swansea Dist (ref FreeBMD).

Ref 1871 census. Glamorgan, Wales. Civil Parish of Swansea. Address: 3 William Street, Swansea.
Together with his parents and 2 brothers:
Edw R Serle. Son. Age 1 mo. Born Glamorgan, Swansea.
[indexed as Ema]

Ref 1881 census. Glamorgan, Wales. Civil Parish of Swansea Town. Address: 107 New Oxford St, Swansea.
Together with his mother and 2 brothers:
Edward Searl. Son. Unm. Scholar. Age 10. Born Glamorgan, Swansea.

Ref 1891 census. Glamorgan, Wales. Parish of Swansea. Address: 107 New Oxford St, Swansea.
Together with his parents and 1 brother:
Edward Serle. Son. Age 20. Printer's Compositer. Born Swansea, Glamorgan.

Marr reg Jun qtr 1900 at Swansea, to Frances Annie REED, birth reg Sep qtr 1870 at Swansea, Glamorgan, Wales.

Ref 1901 Census. Glamorgan, Wales. Civil Parish of Swansea. Ecclesiastical Parish of Christchurch. Address: 124 Lower Oxford St, Swansea.
Together with his father:
Edward R Serle. Son. M. Age 29. Printer/Compositer. Worker. Born Glamorgan, Swansea. Language spoken English.
Frances A Serle. D in Law. Age 30. M. Born Glamorgan, Swansea. Language spoken English.

Ref 1911 census. Glamorganshire, Wales. Parish of Swansea. Registration district of Swansea. Address: 158 Exford St, Glamorganshire.
Together with his father and brother:
Edward Richard Serle. Head. Mar. Age 40. General Printer Working. Born Glamorgan Swansea.
Francis Annie Serle. Wife. Mar 10 years. Age 40. Born Glamorgan Swansea.

Edward was an executor for his father in 1926.
"SERLE Richard of 158 Oxford-street Swansea died 11 March 1926 Probate Carmarthen 5 May to Edward Richard Serle printer and Frances Annie Serle (wife of the said Edward Richard Serle). Effects 450." (ref Ancestry National Probate).




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    Issue of George Serle and Jane Poole  
1.   Jane SERLE
Birth reg Mar qtr 1865 at St Thomas registration district, Devon (ref FreeBMD).

Ref 1871 census at 1 Youldson's Court (betw. 23 & 24 Strand), parish of Kenton.
Together with her parents and 3 siblings:
Jane Searle. Dau. Age 6. Scholar. Born Devon Starcross.

Ref 1881 census at 7 Bonhay Road, Starcross, parish of Kenton.
Together with her father, grandmother and 3 siblings:
Jane Serle. Dau. Age 16. Born Devon Kenton.

Marr reg Dec qtr 1887 at St Thomas District, Devon to Amos BAKER (ref FreeBMD). His birth was reg Sep qtr 1863 at St Thomas Dist (ref FreeBMD).

Ref 1891 census. Devon, England. Parish of Kenton. Town of Starcross. Address: 5 New Rd, Kenton.
Together with children Sarah J (2), Eliza M (6 mo):
Amos Baker. Head. Mar. Age 27. Agricultural Laborer. Born Devon, Kenn.
[incorrectly indexed as Annos]
Jane Baker. Wife. Mar. Age 26. Born Devon, Starcross.

Ref 1901 census. Devon, England. Parish of Kenton. Town of Kenton. Registration district of St Thomas. Address: Wetcombe Cottage, Kenton.
Together with children Sarah J (12), Eliza M (10), George J (8), Elizabeth A (6), Albert A (4):
Amos Baker. Head. M. Age 38. Teamster on Farm (Ag Horse). Born Devon, Kenn.
Jane Baker. Wife. M. Age 36. Born Devon, Starcross.
Wetcombe Farm was owned by Amos' brother (ref M. Gaydon)

Ref 1911 census. Address: St Thomas Dist, Devonshire.
Together with children Albert Amos (14) and Thomas Edward (8) [assumed]:
Amos Baker (49).
Jane Baker (46).



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    Children:  
  1. Sarah Jane BAKER born 1889 at Starcross, Devon  
  2. Eliza Maud BAKER born 1890 at Starcross, Devon  
  3. George James BAKER born 1892 at Starcross, Devon  
  4. Elizabeth Amy BAKER born 1895 at Starcross, Devon  
  5. Albert Amos BAKER born 1896 at Starcross, Devon  
  6. Thomas Edward BAKER born 1902 at St Thomas, Devon
 
2.   Elizabeth SERLE
Born 3 Jul 1866 at Starcross (BC held by Maureen Gaydon).
Birth reg Sep qtr 1866 at St Thomas registration district (ref freeBMD).

Ref 1871 census at 1 Youldson's Court (betw. 23 & 24 Strand), parish of Kenton.
Together with her parents and 3 siblings:
Elizabeth Searle. Dau. Age 4. Scholar. Born Devon Starcross.

Marr 9 Dec 1888 at Starcross to Frederick REYNOLDS. The witnesses were Amos Baker and Eliza Serle. His birth reg Sep qtr 1859 at St Thomas Dist (ref FreeBMD), son of Samuel Reynolds, Mason (ref Marr Cert).

Ref 1891 census. Devon, England. Parish of Kenton. Address: 11 Queen St, Starcross.
Together with son Frederick J (5m):
Frederick Reynolds. Head. M. Age 36. Mason. Born Devon, Starcross.
Elizabeth Reynolds. Wife. M. Age 25. Born Devon, Starcross.

Ref 1901 census. Devon, England. Parish of Kenton. Town of Starcross. Address: New Road, Starcross.
Together with son Frederick J (10):
Frederick Reynolds. Head. M. Age 40. Journeyman Mason. Born Devon, Starcross.
Elizabeth Reynolds. Wife. M. Age 34. Born Devon, Starcross.

Ref 1911 census. Address: St Thomas Dist, Devonshire.
Together with children Frederick John (20), and [assumed] May (7):
Frederick (50.
Elizabeth (46).




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    Children:  
  1. Frederick John REYNOLDS born 1890 at Starcross, Devon  
  2. May REYNOLDS born 1903 at St Thomas District Devon
 
3.   Eliza SERLE
Born 9 Sep 1868 at Starcross (BC held by Maureen Gaydon).
Birth reg Dec qtr 1868 at St Thomas District (ref FreeBMD).

Ref 1871 census at 1 Youldson's Court (betw. 23 & 24 Strand), parish of Kenton.
Together with her parents and 3 siblings:
Eliza Searle. Dau. Age 2. Born Devon Starcross.

Ref 1881 census at 7 Bonhay Road, Starcross, parish of Kenton.
Together with her father, grandmother and 3 siblings:
Eliza Serle. Dau. Age 12. Scholar. Born Devon Kenton.

Ref 1891 census at 13 Queen Street, Starcross, parish of Kenton.
Together with her father and 2 siblings.
Eliza Serle. Dau. S. Age 22. Born Devon Starcross.

Ref 1901 census at New Road, Starcross, parish of Kenton.
Together with her father, brother and daughter:
Eliza Serle. Dau. S. Age 37. Born Devon Starcross.

Ref 1911 census. Devonshire, England. Parish of Kenton. Registration district of St Thomas. Address: New Road Starcross.
Together with her father, brother and daughter Eliza (15):
Eliza Serle. Dau. S. Age 42. House Keeper. Born Starcross Devon.

Eliza married 23 Apr 1916 at the Register Office in the District of St Thomas, to James CROOK, age 61 years, a widower, general labourer, son of William Crook, farm labourer. The residence of both was New Road, Starcross. See Marriage Cert.

They lived at Starcross.
James died before Eliza's death.
Eliza died 17 Feb 1950 (ref M.Gaydon).




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Marriage Cert
    Child of Eliza:  
  1. Eliza Floyd (Dorothy) SERLE born 1895
 
4.   George Henry SERLE
Birth reg Dec qtr 1870 at St Thomas registration district (ref freeBMD).

Ref 1871 census at 1 Youldson's Court (betw. 23 & 24 Strand), parish of Kenton.
Together with his parents and 3 siblings:
George Hy Searle. Son. Age 5 months. Born Devon Starcross.

Ref 1881 census at 7 Bonhay Road, Starcross, parish of Kenton.
Together with his father, grandmother and 3 siblings:
George H. Serle. Son. Age 10. Scholar. Born Devon Kenton.

Ref 1891 census at 13 Queen Street, Starcross, parish of Kenton.
Together with his father and 2 siblings:
George H. Serle. Son. S. Age 20. Waterman. Born Devon Starcross.

George died 15 May 1891 age 20. He drowned in the river Exe, his cause of death was "Accidental by drowning. The result of a boat in which he was sailing capsizing. " (Ref M.Gaydon, DC on file).

Extract from the Exeter Flying Post, 6 Jun 1891: 'THE BOATING FATALITY AT STARCROSS. INQUEST. On Thursday Mr. H. W. Gould, deputy coroner, held an inquiry at the Courtenay Arms, Starcross, into the circumstances touching the death of George Searle, a boatman, who was recently drowned. George Searle, a waterman, of Starcross, identified the body viewed by the jury as that of his son, George Henry Searle, who was a boatman and was 20 years of age. Deceased was a very good waterman, but could not swim. - Robert Woodgates, of Teignmouth, said on Tuesday last at about 6.30 p.m., he was fishing in the river, when he discovered the body of the deceased floating in the water. - Mr. Edgar Lipscombe, surgeon, of Starcross, gave evidence as to examining the body of the deceased. He found it very decomposed, and presented the usual appearance of death from drowning. - The jury returned a verdict of "Accidental death from drowning." '



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5.   Albert Edwin SERLE
Birth reg Dec qtr 1873 at St Thomas registration district (ref FreeBMD).

Ref 1881 census at 7 Bonhay Road, Starcross, parish of Kenton.
Together with his father, grandmother and 3 siblings:
Albert Serle. Son. Age 7. Scholar. Born Devon Kenton.

Ref 1891 census at 13 Queen Street, Starcross, parish of Kenton.
Together with his father and 2 siblings:
Albert E. Serle. Son. S. Age 17. Waterman. Born Devon Starcross.

Ref 1901 census at New Road, Starcross, parish of Kenton.
Together with his father, sister and niece:
Albert Serle. Son. S. Age 28. Fisherman. Born Devon Starcross.

Ref 1911 census. Devonshire, England. Parish of Kenton. Registration district of St Thomas. Address: New Road Starcross.
Together with his father, sister and niece:
Albert Serle. Son. S. Age 38. Boatman or Waterman. Born Starcross Devon.

Albert died 19 Jul 1911 aged 37. His cause of death was "Found drowned" (ref M.Gaydon, DC on file).



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    Issue of George Serle and Mary Ann Murch  
6.   William John SERLE
Birth reg Sep qtr 1877 at St Thomas Dist (ref FreeBMD).

Ref 1881 census. Devon, England. Parish of Kenton. Address: 23 Strand, Kenton.
Mary A Serle. Head. Mar. Age 42. Plain Needlewoman. Born Devon, Stoke in Teignhead.
William J Serle. Son. Age 3. Born Devon, Kenton.
Emily Boucher. Daur. Unm. Age 22. General Servant. Born Devon, Dawlish.
Charles J Paul. Nurse Child. Age 1. Born Devon, Kenton.

Not found in 1891 or 1901 census.

Marriage reg Mar qtr 1906 at St Thomas District to Alice BUTT (ref FreeBMD).

Ref 1911 census. Address: St Thomas Dist, Devonshire.
Together with son Stanley H (3):
William J. Serle (33).
Alice Serle (38).

William's death reg Dec qtr 1942 at Southend Dist aged 76 (ref FreeBMD).



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    Child:  
  1. Stanley Harold SERLE born 1907 at St Thomas Dist, Devon
 
    Issue of Henry Searle and Eliza Sampson  
1.   Caroline SEARLE
Birth reg Mar qtr 1858 - there is a Caroline at St Thomas and a Caroline Elizabeth at Plymouth.

Ref 1861 census. Cornwall, England. Civil Parish of Kenwyn. Address: Castle St, Truro.
Together with her parents and 1 sibling:
Caroline Searle. Dau. Age 3. Born Devonshire, Plymouth.

Died before the subsequent Caroline birth in Sep 1866.



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2.   George Samuel SEARLE
Birth reg Mar qtr 1860 at Crediton Dist (ref FreeBMD).

Ref 1861 census. Cornwall, England. Civil Parish of Kenwyn. Address: Castle St, Truro.
Together with his parents and 1 sibling:
George S Searle. Son. Age 1. Born Devonshire, Bow.

Not found in 1871 census.



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3.   Frederick William SEARLE
Birth reg Dec qtr 1863 at Falmouth Dist, Cornwall (ref FreeBMD).

Ref 1871 census. Cornwall, England. Civil Parish of Penzance. Town of Penzance. Address: 16 Leskinnick Terr, Penzance.
Together with his parents and 2 siblings:
Fredrick Searle. Son. Age 7. Scholar. Born Falmouth, Cornwall.

Ref 1881census. Cornwall, England. Civil Parish of Madron, Penzance. Address: 16 Leskinnick Terr, Penzance.
Together with his mother and 2 siblings and grandmother:
Fredk W Searle. Son. Unm. Age 17. Railway Guard's Clerk. Born Cornwall.

Ref 1891 census. Cornwall, England. Parish of Penzance. Address: 16 Leskinnick Ter, Penzance.
Together with his parents and 2 siblings:
Frederick W Searle. Son. S. Age 27. Railway Clerk. Born Cornwall, Falmouth.

Marr reg Dec qtr 1891 at Penzance District to Mary Ellen Elizabeth AITKEN (FreeBMD & census). She was born c1864 at Isle of Man.

Ref 1901 census. Cornwall, England. Parish of Penzance. Address: 2 Lanoweth Rd, Penzance.
Together with children Robert H (8), Violet (6), William A A (2), and a servant:
Frederick W Searle. Head. M. Age 37. Railway clerk. Born Cornwall, Falmouth.
Mary E E Searle. Wife. M. Age 37. Born Isle of Man.

Frederick was an executor for his mother in 1902.
"SEARLE Eliza of 16 Leskinnick-terrace Penzance widow died 11 February 1902 Probate Bodmin 27 February to Frederick William Searle accountant Effects 602 8s. 9d." (ref Ancestry National Probate)

Ref 1911 census. Cornwall, England. Parish of Penzance. Registration district of Penzance. Address: 2 Lannoweth Road Penzance.
Together with dau Violet (16):
Frederick William Searle. Head. Mar. Age 47. Goods Agent Great Western Railway. Born Cornwall Falmouth. [indexed as Scarle]
Mary Ellen Elizabeth Searle. Wife. Mar 19 years. Age 47. Born Manown Isle of Man. Children 3 born 3 living.



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    Children:  
  1. Robert Henry SEARLE born 1892 at Penzance, Cornwall  
  2. Violet SEARLE born 1895 at Penzance, Cornwall  
  3. William Arthur A SEARLE born 1898 at Penzance, Cornwall
 
4.   Caroline Elizabeth SEARLE
Birth reg Sep qtr 1866 at Crediton Dist (ref FreeBMD).

Ref 1871 census. Cornwall, England. Civil Parish of Penzance. Town of Penzance. Address: 16 Leskinnick Terr, Penzance.
Together with her parents and 2 siblings:
Caroline Searle. Dau. Age 4. Born Bow, Devon.

Ref 1881census. Cornwall, England. Civil Parish of Madron, Penzance. Address: 16 Leskinnick Terr, Penzance.
Together with her mother and 2 siblings and grandmother:
Caroline Elizth Searle. Daur. Age 14. Pupil Teacher. Born Devonshire.

Ref 1891 census. Cornwall, England. Parish of Penzance. Address: 16 Leskinnick Ter, Penzance.
Together with her parents and 2 siblings:
Caroline E Searle. Daur. S. Age 24. School Mistress. Born Devon, Bow.

Ref 1901 census. Cornwall, England. Parish of Penzance. Address: 16 Leskinnick Terr, Penzance.
Together with her mother:
Caroline E Searle. Daur. S. Age 34. Schoolmistress. Born Devon, Bow.



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5.   Eliza SEARLE
Birth reg Sep qtr 1868 at Penzance Dist (ref FreeBMD).

Ref 1871 census. Cornwall, England. Civil Parish of Penzance. Town of Penzance. Address: 16 Leskinnick Terr, Penzance.
Together with her parents and 2 siblings:
Eliza Searle. Dau. Age 2. Born Penzance, Cornwall.

Ref 1881 census. Cornwall, England. Civil Parish of Madron, Penzance. Address: 16 Leskinnick Terr, Penzance.
Together with her mother and 2 siblings and grandmother:
Eliza Sampson Searle. Daur. Age 12. Scholar. Born Cornwall.

Ref 1891 census. Cornwall, England. Parish of Penzance. Address: 16 Leskinnick Ter, Penzance.
Together with her parents and 2 siblings:
Eliza S Searle. Daur. S. Age 22. Dressmaker. Born Cornwall, Penzance.

Not found in 1901 census.



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    Issue of William Cann Searle and Julia Hannah Treglown  
1.   William Henry SEARLE
Birth reg Sep qtr 1871 at Barnet Dist (ref FreeBMD).

Ref 1881 census at Dwelling No 1 High St Barnet, Census Place South Mimms, Middlesex, England.
With parents and siblings:
William H. Searle, Son, Male, age 9, born South Mimms, Middlesex, England, occupation Scholar.

Ref 1891 census. Middlesex, England. Parish of South Mimms. Address: 151 High St Barnet.
Together with his parents and 5 siblings:
William Henry Searle. Son. Single. Age 19. Assistant to above. Born Herts, Barnet.

Ref 1901 census. Hertfordshire, England. Civil Parish of South Mimms. Town of Barnet. Address: 151 & 3 High St, Barnet.
Together with his parents and 3 siblings:
William H Searle. Son. S. Age 29. Upholsterer and Furniture Dealer. Born Herts, South Mimms.
[all indexed as Surle]

Marr reg Jun qtr 1907 at Bristol dist to Minnie Beatrice TAYLOR (ref FreeBMD). She was born c1880 (ref census).

Ref 1911 census. Barnet, Middlesex.
Together with son George William Henry (3):
William Henry Searle. 1872 (39).
Minnie Beatrice Searle. 1880 (31).

William was an executor for his mother in 1923.
"SEARLE Julia Hannah of 151 and 153 High-street Hadley Barnet Middlesex (wife of William Cann Searle) died 29 May 1923 Probate London 1 November to William Henry Searle upholsterer and Jane Swann (wife of Percival James Swann). Effects 531." (ref Ancestry National Probate)

William was an executor for his father in 1926.
"SEARLE William Cann of 151 and 153 High-street Hadley near Barnet Hertfordshire died 25 October 1926 at High-street Hadley Probate London 6 December to Jane Swann (wife of Percival James Swann) George Gurnett rate collector and William Henry Searle upholsterer. Effects 3401 1s. 10d." (ref Ancestry National Probate)



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    Children:  
  1. George William Henry SEARLE born 1907 at Bristol
 
2.   George Maine SEARLE
Birth reg Mar qtr 1873 at Barnet Dist (ref FreeBMD).

Ref 1881 census at Dwelling No 1 High St Barnet, Census Place South Mimms, Middlesex, England.
With parents and siblings:
George M. Searle (sic), Son, Male, age 7, born South Mimms, Middlesex, England, occupation Scholar.

Ref 1891 census. Middlesex, England. Parish of South Mimms. Address: 151 High St Barnet.
Together with his parents and 5 siblings:
George Maine Searle. Son. Single. 18. Grocer's Apprentice. Born Herts, Barnet.

Emigrated to the USA 1893 and became naturalized (ref 1930 US Census).
Married c1901 to Rosella M. -, surname unknown. She was born c1878 in Massachusetts. His occupation was Salesman.
(Refer to 1910, 1920 and 1930 US census records.)



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    Children:  
  1. Lily R. SEARLE born c1903 in Massachusetts  
  2. William G. SEARLE born c1907 in Massachusetts  
  3. Constance E. SEARLE born c1915 in Massachusetts
 
3.   Elizabeth SEARLE
Birth reg Sep qtr 1875 at Barnet Dist (ref FreeBMD).

Ref 1881 census at Dwelling No 1 High St Barnet, Census Place South Mimms, Middlesex, England.
With parents and siblings:
Elizabeth Searle, Dau, Female, age 5, born South Mimms, Middlesex, England, occupation Scholar.

Ref 1891 census. Middlesex, England. Parish of South Mimms. Address: 151 High St Barnet.
Together with her parents and 5 siblings:
Elizabeth Searle. Dau. Age 15. Scholar. Born Herts, Barnet.

Ref 1901 census. Hertfordshire, England. Civil Parish of South Mimms. Town of Barnet. Address: 151 & 3 High St, Barnet.
Together with her parents and 3 siblings:
Elizabeth Searle. Dau. S. Age 24. Born Middx, Hadley.
[all indexed as Surle]

Marr reg Mar qtr 1902 at Barnet Dist to Robert Lapthorn VELVIN (ref FreeBMD). The marriage was 31 Mar 1902 at Christ Church, Barnet, Middlesex (ref Ancestry London Marriages). His birth reg Sep qtr 1873 at Totnes dist, Devon, son of Robert & Susan Jane Velvin (ref FreeBMD & census records).

Ref 1911 census. Middlesex, England. Parish of Brentford. Registration district of Brentford. Address: 57 Boston Road Brentford.
Together with her sister Eleanor & her husband and 2 children:
Elizabeth Velvin. Visitor. Married 10 years. Age 35. Born Barnet Herts.

Robert is not found in 1911 census. His occupation in 1901 was butcher's manager.

Robert's death reg Jun qtr 1945 at Hitchin dist, Herts aged 70 (ref FreeBMD).



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    Children:  
  1. Julia Mary VELVIN born 1904 at Barnet  
  2. Robert William Lapthorn VELVIN born 1907 at Barnet  
  3. Eva Jane VELVIN born 1909 at Islington  
  4. Caroline Eleanor VELVIN born 1910 at Croydon
 
4.   Mary Ann SEARLE
Birth reg Jun qtr 1877 at Barnet Dist (ref FreeBMD).

Ref 1881 census at Dwelling No 1 High St Barnet, Census Place South Mimms, Middlesex, England.
With parents and siblings:
Mary Ann Searle, Dau, Female, age 4, born South Mimms, Middlesex, England.

Ref 1891 census. Middlesex, England. Parish of South Mimms. Address: 151 High St Barnet.
Together with her parents and 5 siblings:
Mary Ann Searle. Dau. Single. Age 13. Scholar. Born Herts, Barnet.

She was alive in 1911.



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5.   Jane SEARLE
Birth reg Dec qtr 1878 at Barnet Dist (ref FreeBMD).

Ref 1881 census at Dwelling No 1 High St Barnet, Census Place South Mimms, Middlesex, England.
With parents and siblings:
Jane Searle, Dau, Female, age 3, born South Mimms, Middlesex, England.

Ref 1891 census. Middlesex, England. Parish of South Mimms. Address: 151 High St Barnet.
Together with her parents and 5 siblings:
Jane Searle. Dau. Single. Age 12. Scholar. Born Herts, Barnet.

Ref 1901 census. Hertfordshire, England. Civil Parish of South Mimms. Town of Barnet. Address: 151 & 3 High St, Barnet.
Together with her parents and 3 siblings:
Jane Searle. Dau. S. Age 22. Ledger Clerk. Born Herts, South Mimms.
[all indexed as Surle]

Marr reg Jun qtr 1906 at Barnet dist of Jane Searle to Percival James SWANN (ref FreeBMD). His birth reg Dec qtr 1876 at Barnet dist (ref FreeBMD).

Ref 1911 census. Middlesex, England. Parish of Hornsey. Registration district of Edmonton. Address: 28 Duckett Road Harringay N.
Percival James Swann. Head. Mar. Age 34. Publishers Clerk. Born Hertfordshire Barnet.
Jeannie Swann. Wife. Mar 4 yrs. Age 32. Born Hertfordshire Barnet. No children.

In 1923 Jane was an executor for her mother.
"SEARLE Julia Hannah of 151 and 153 High-street Hadley Barnet Middlesex (wife of William Cann Searle) died 29 May 1923 Probate London 1 November to William Henry Searle upholsterer and Jane Swann (wife of Percival James Swann). Effects 531." (ref Ancestry National Probate)

In 1926 Jane was an executor for her father.
"SEARLE William Cann of 151 and 153 High-street Hadley near Barnet Hertfordshire died 25 October 1926 at High-street Hadley Probate London 6 December to Jane Swann (wife of Percival James Swann) George Gurnett rate collector and William Henry Searle upholsterer. Effects 3401 1s. 10d." (ref Ancestry National Probate)



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6.   Eleanor Maine SEARLE
Birth reg Mar qtr 1881 at Barnet Dist (ref FreeBMD).

Ref 1881 census at Dwelling No 1 High St Barnet, Census Place South Mimms, Middlesex, England.
With parents and siblings:
Eleanor M. Searle, Dau, Female, age 5 m, born South Mimms, Middlesex, England.

Ref 1891 census. Middlesex, England. Parish of South Mimms. Address: 151 High St Barnet.
Together with her parents and 5 siblings:
Elinor Maine Searle. Dau. Single. Age 10. Scholar. Born Herts, Barnet.

Ref 1901 census. Hertfordshire, England. Civil Parish of South Mimms. Town of Barnet. Address: 151 & 3 High St, Barnet.
Together with her parents and 3 siblings:
Eleanor M Searle. Dau. S. Age 20. Born Herts, South Mimms.
[all indexed as Surle]

Marr reg Mar qtr 1907 at Brentford dist to Robert Stanley CRAIG (ref FreeBMD). His birth reg Sep qtr 1870 at Kensington dist (ref FreeBMD). He was bap 25 Jun 1873 at St Michael and All Angels, Ladbroke Grove, Kensington & Chelsea, son of Robert and Eliza Craig; other census records have that he was born at Shepherd's Bush).

Ref 1911 census. Middlesex, England. Parish of Brentford. Registration district of Brentford. Address: 57 Boston Road Brentford.
Together with children Ivy Elizabeth (2 mths), Constance Eleanor (3), and Eleanor's sister Elizabeth:
Robert Stanley Craig. Head. Mar. Age 40. Accountant. Born London.
Eleanor Maine Craig. Wife. Mar 4 years. Age 30. Wife. Born Barnet Herts. Children 3 born 2 living 1 dead.



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    Children:  
  1. Constance Eleanor CRAIG born 1907 at Brentford dist, London  
  2. Julia Isabel CRAIG born 1908 at Brentford dist, London  
  3. Ivy Elizabeth CRAIG born 1911 at Brentford dist, London
 
7.   Julia Ann SEARLE
Birth reg Dec qtr 1882 at Barnet dist (ref FreeBMD).
Death reg Mar qtr 1886 at Barnet dist aged 3 (ref FreeBMD).
 
    Issue of Ann Searle and George Conibear  
1.   Mary Ann CONIBEAR
Birth reg Mar qtr 1863 at Exeter District (ref FreeBMD).

Ref 1871 census. Devon, England. Civil Parish of Holy Trinity. Address: 41 South St, Holy Trinity, Exeter.
Together with her parents and 4 siblings:
Mary A Conibear. Daur. Age 8. Scholar. Born Devon, Exeter.
[indexed as 3]

Ref 1881 census. Devon, England. Parish of Exeter Holy Trinity. Registration District of Exeter. Address: 47 South St, Exeter Holy Trinity.
Together with her parents and 4 siblings and 4 other relatives:
Mary Ann Conibear. Daur. Age 18. Born Holy Trinity Exeter.

Ref 1891 census. Devon, England. Civil Parish of All Hallows on the Walls. Town of Exeter. Address: 3 New Bridge St, Exeter.
Together with her parents and 4 siblings:
Mary A Conibear. Daur. S. Age 28. Born Exeter, Devon.

Ref 1901 census. Devon, England. Parish of Exeter. Ecclesiastical Parish of All Hallows on the Walls. Address: 3 New Bridge Street, Exeter.
Together with her mother and 3 siblings and an aunt:
Mary A Conibear. Daur. S. Age 38. Shop Assistant Boot Trade. Born Exeter (Holy Trinity).

Ref 1911 census. Devonshire, England. Parish of Exeter. Registration district of Exeter. Address: Boot Shop 3 Bridge St Exeter.
Together with her mother and 2 siblings:
Mary Ann Conibear. Dau. S. Age 48. Assistant. Born Exeter Devon.



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2.   William CONIBEAR
Birth reg Sep qtr 1866 at Exeter District (ref FreeBMD).

Ref 1871 census. Devon, England. Civil Parish of Holy Trinity. Address: 41 South St, Holy Trinity, Exeter.
Together with his parents and 4 siblings:
William Conibear. Son. Age 4. Scholar. Born Devon, Exeter.

Ref 1881 census. Devon, England. Parish of Exeter Holy Trinity. Registration District of Exeter. Address: 47 South St, Exeter Holy Trinity.
Together with his parents and 4 siblings and 4 other relatives:
William Conibear. Son. Age 14. Born Holy Trinity Exeter.

Marr reg Jun qtr 1888 at Exeter District to Edith Mary WHITE (ref FreeBMD, he was spelt Conibeah). Her birth was reg Jun qtr 1865 at Exeter District (ref FreeBMD).

Ref 1891 census. Gloucestershire, England. Civil parish of St Philip and St Jacob. Address: 22 Lawrence Hill, St Philip and St Jacob.
Together with child (not named) under 1 month, and her sister Ellen White, and his aunt Elizabeth Searle:
William Conibear. Head. M. Age 24. Boot & Shoe Dealer. Born Devon, Exeter.
Edith M Conibear. Wife. M. Age 25. Born Devon, Exeter.
[all indexed as Comibear]

Ref 1901 census. Gloucestershire, England. Civil Parish of Bristol. Address: 3 Railway Ter, Bristol.
Together with children Leslie W (10), Gladys S (4):
William Conibear. Head. M. Age 34. Boot Traveller. Born Exeter Holy Trinity.
Edith M Conibear. Wife. M. Age 35. Born Exeter St Mary Majors.

Ref 1911 census. Address: Bristol, Gloucestershire.
Together with children Leslie White Conibear (20), Gladys Searle Conibear (14) and Violet Irene Conibear (6):
William Conibear (44).
Edith Mary Conibear (45).



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    Children:  
  1. Leslie White CONIBEAR born 1891 at Bristol Holy Trinity, Gloucestershire  
  2. Gladys Searle CONIBEAR born c1897 at Bristol Holy Trinity, Gloucestershire  
  3. Violet Irene CONIBEAR born 1904 at Bristol Dist, Gloucestershire
 
3.   George Henry CONIBEAR
Birth reg Dec qtr 1867 at Exeter District (ref FreeBMD).

Ref 1871 census. Devon, England. Civil Parish of Holy Trinity. Address: 41 South St, Holy Trinity, Exeter.
Together with his parents and 4 siblings:
George H Conibear. Son. Age 3. Scholar. Born Devon, Exeter.

Ref 1881 census. Devon, England. Parish of Exeter Holy Trinity. Registration District of Exeter. Address: 47 South St, Exeter Holy Trinity.
Together with his parents and 4 siblings and 4 other relatives:
George Hy Conibear. Son. Age 13. Scholar. Born Holy Trinity Exeter.

Ref 1891 census. Devon, England. Civil Parish of All Hallows on the Walls. Town of Exeter. Address: 3 New Bridge St, Exeter.
Together with his parents and 4 siblings:
George H Conibear. Son. S Age 23. Clock & Watch Maker. Born Exeter, Devon.

Marr reg Jun qtr 1893 at Taunton Dist to Rosa GARLAND (ref FreeBMD). She was born c1870 at Stoke, Somerset.

Ref 1901 census. Devon, England. Civil Parish of Exeter. Registration district of Exeter. Address: 13 New Bridge St, Exeter.
Together with children Ethel (6), Leonard (4):
George H. Conibeare. Head. M. Age 33. Watchmaker. Born Devon, Exeter. Deaf 1 ear from childhood.
Rosa Conibeare. Wife. M. Age 31. Born Somerset, Stoke.
[all indexed as Combeare]

Ref 1911 census. Address: Exeter, Devonshire.
Together with children Ethel (16), Leonard (14), Frank (9), Hilda (7), Arthur (5), George (3):
George Henry Conibear (43).
Rosa Conibear (41).



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    Children:  
  1. Ethel CONIBEAR born 1894 at Exeter, Devon  
  2. Leonard CONIBEAR born 1896 at Exeter, Devon  
  3. Frank CONIBEAR born 1901 at Exeter, Devon  
  4. Hilda CONIBEAR born 1903 at Exeter, Devon  
  5. Arthur CONIBEAR born 1905 at Exeter, Devon  
  6. George CONIBEAR born 1907 at Exeter, Devon
 
4.   Emily CONIBEAR
Birth reg Dec qtr 1869 at Exeter District (ref FreeBMD).

Ref 1871 census. Devon, England. Civil Parish of Holy Trinity. Address: 41 South St, Holy Trinity, Exeter.
Together with her parents and 4 siblings:
Emily Conibear. Daur. Age 1. Born Devon, Exeter.

Ref 1881 census. Devon, England. Parish of Exeter Holy Trinity. Registration District of Exeter. Address: 47 South St, Exeter Holy Trinity.
Together with her parents and 4 siblings and 4 other relatives:
Emily Conibear. Daur. Age 11. Scholar. Born Holy Trinity Exeter.

Ref 1891 census. Devon, England. Civil Parish of All Hallows on the Walls. Town of Exeter. Address: 3 New Bridge St, Exeter.
Together with her parents and 4 siblings:
Emily Conibear. Daur. S. Age 21. Born Exeter, Devon.

Ref 1901 census. Devon, England. Parish of Exeter. Ecclesiastical Parish of All Hallows on the Walls. Address: 3 New Bridge Street, Exeter.
Together with her mother and 3 siblings and an aunt:
Emily Conibear. Daur. S. Age 37. Shop Assistant Boot Trade. Born Devon Exeter (Holy Trinity).

Marr reg Jun qtr 1904 at Exeter Dist to Herbert Griffith PROCTER (ref FreeBMD). His birth reg Jun qtr 1870 at W.Derby Dist (ref FreeBMD).

Ref 1911 census. Address: St Thomas Dist, Devonshire.
Herbert Griffiths Procter (41).
Emily Procter (41).



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5.   Elizabeth Searle CONIBEAR
Birth reg Jun qtr 1871 at Exeter District (ref FreeBMD).

Ref 1871 census. Devon, England. Civil Parish of Holy Trinity. Address: 41 South St, Holy Trinity, Exeter.
Together with her parents and 4 siblings:
Elizabeth S Conibear. Daur. Age 1 month. Born Devon, Exeter.

Ref 1881 census. Devon, England. Parish of Exeter Holy Trinity. Registration District of Exeter. Address: 47 South St, Exeter Holy Trinity.
Together with her parents and 4 siblings and 4 other relatives:
Elizabeth S Conibear. Daur. Age 10. Scholar. Born Holy Trinity Exeter.

Ref 1891 census. Devon, England. Civil Parish of All Hallows on the Walls. Town of Exeter. Address: 3 New Bridge St, Exeter.
Together with her parents and 4 siblings:
Elizabeth S Conibear. Daur. S. Age 20. Born Exeter, Devon.

Ref 1901 census. Devon, England. Parish of Exeter. Ecclesiastical Parish of All Hallows on the Walls. Address: 3 New Bridge Street, Exeter.
Together with her mother and 3 siblings and an aunt:
Elizabeth Conibear. Daur. S. Age 30. Shop Assistant Boot Trade. Born Devon Exeter (Holy Trinity).

Ref 1911 census. Devonshire, England. Parish of Exeter. Registration district of Exeter. Address: Boot Shop 3 Bridge St Exeter.
Together with her mother and 2 siblings:
Elizabeth Searle Conibear. Dau. S. Age 40. Assistant. Born Exeter Devon.



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6.   Richard CONIBEAR
Birth reg Mar qtr 1882 at Exeter Dist (ref FreeBMD).

Ref 1891 census. Devon, England. Civil Parish of All Hallows on the Walls. Town of Exeter. Address: 3 New Bridge St, Exeter.
Together with his parents and 4 siblings:
Richard Conibear. Son. Age 9. Scholar. Born Exeter, Devon.

Ref 1901 census. Devon, England. Parish of Exeter. Ecclesiastical Parish of All Hallows on the Walls. Address: 3 New Bridge Street, Exeter.
Together with his mother and 3 siblings and an aunt:
Richard Conibear. Son. S. Age 19. Bootmaker. Born Devon Exeter (Holy Trinity).

Ref 1911 census. Devonshire, England. Parish of Exeter. Registration district of Exeter. Address: Boot Shop 3 Bridge St Exeter.
Together with his mother and 2 sisters:
Richard Conibear. Son. S. Age 29. Boot Dealer. Born Exeter Devon.



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    Issue of Charles Serle and Ann Brookland  
1.   Charles SERLE
Birth reg Sep qtr 1881 at Bedminster Dist (ref FreeBMD).

Ref 1891 census. Somerset, England. Civil parish of Bedminster. Address: Luckwell Cottage, Bedminster.
Together with his parents and 2 siblings:
Charles Serle. Son. Age 11. Scholar. Born Bristol, Bedminster.

Ref 1901 census. Gloucestershire, England. Civil Parish of Bristol. Registration District of Bristol. Address: 6 Vicarage Road Bristol.
Together with his parents and brother:
Charles Serle. Son. Age 19. Shirt Maker. Born Bristol.



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2.   Ernest SERLE
Birth reg not found. Born c1884 at Bedminster, Bristol (ref census).

Ref 1891 census. Somerset, England. Civil parish of Bedminster. Address: Luckwell Cottage, Bedminster.
Together with his parents and 2 siblings:
Ernest Serle. Son. Age 8. Scholar. Born Bristol, Bedminster.
[all indexed as Serlo]

Ref 1901 census. Gloucestershire, England. Civil Parish of Bristol. Registration District of Bristol. Address: 6 Vicarage Road Bristol.
Together with his parents and brother:
Ernest Serle. Son. Age 17. Solicitors Clerk. Born Bristol.



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    Issue of Eliza Serle and Joseph Andrew  
1.   James Serle ANDREW
Born 10 Jul 1859, North Melb (Vic reg 10518).
"James Serle Andrew Born 11 Oclock Sunday Morning July 10th 1859 Died July 17th 1859 Aged six days." (ref Eliza Serle diary)

Died aged 6 days, on 17 Jul 1859 at Melb (Vic reg 5222).
 
2.   Frederick John ANDREW
Born 26 Aug 1860, Collingwood (Vic reg 11613).
Also known as Fredrick.
"Fredrick John Andrew Born past one Midday Sunday August 26th 1860." (ref Eliza Serle diary)

Marr 10 Sep 1884, in Vic (Vic reg 4831) to Eliza Emily Gertrude WILLIS, born 23 Jan 1857, Sydney, Australia.

Fred worked at McEwans and H. Weiner's and Feild & Co. He was made President of the Shire of Nunawading August 1904. He represented Bulmenthal from Jan 1st 1905 (ref Eliza Serle diary)

Emily died 5 Jan 1924, Melb E (Vic reg 2292).
Frederick died 1932, Melb E. (Vic reg 2271).
 
    Children:  
  1. Clement Serle ANDREW born 1885 at Melbourne  
  2. Stella Willis ANDREW born 1886 at Melbourne  
  3. Dorothy Urie ANDREW born 1889 at North Carlton  
  4. Frederick Joseph ANDREW born 1891 at Box Hill  
  5. Iris Surrie ANDREW born 1895 at Surrey Hills  
  6. Thelma Jessie ANDREW born 1897 at Surrey Hills
 
3.   Jessie Sarah Fisher ANDREW
Born 13 Aug 1862 at Park Street, Emerald Hill (Vic reg 14324 and birth certificate).
In some documents she is called "Jessy" but in her birth certificate and the death certificates of her parents, she is called "Jessie".
Died Apr 1863 as infant aged 8 months, buried 17 Apr 1863, St Kilda Cem, Vic (C of E B148).

"Jessy Sarah Fisher Andrew Born 13 August 1862 at past one A M." (ref Eliza Serle diary)
"Jessy Sarah Fisher Andrew Died April 1863" (ref Eliza Serle diary)


Birth Certificate
    Issue of Frederick James Serle and Grace Rice  
1.   Frederick Arthur SERLE
Birth reg 1875 in New Zealand (ref online NZ records).
Born in Dunedin.

In 1885 both Frederick and Grace moved to Australia with the children.
"Brother Fred, June 4 returned from Dunedin 1885. Brother Fred's wife arrived in Melbourne from Dunedin Sept 5th 1885" (ref Eliza Serle diary)

Marriage reg 1904 in Victoria of Fredk Serle to Mary PHELAN (Vic reg 970).
Frederick and Mary lived in Carlton at least between the period 1909-1936, his occupation given as Wicker Worker (ref Ancestry, Electoral Rolls).
Frederick died 1951, Parkville (Vic reg 6755), buried 26 Jun 1951, Fawkner.
Mary's death not found.

No issue.




2.   Edwin Charles SERLE
Birth reg 1877 in New Zealand (ref online NZ records).
Born in Dunedin.

In 1885 both Frederick and Grace moved to Australia with the children.
"Brother Fred, June 4 returned from Dunedin 1885. Brother Fred's wife arrived in Melbourne from Dunedin Sept 5th 1885" (ref Eliza Serle diary)

Marriage reg 1909 in Victoria to Ruby WISBEY (Vic reg 2289). Birth reg in 1887 of Ruby Wisbey, dau of Alfred Wisbey and Mary Doble, at Bell[arine], Victoria (Vic reg 8602).

Edwin's occupation was as a farmer at Drysdale, and he and Ruby are in the 1909 Electoral Roll there.

Death reg in 1929 of Edwin Chas Serle at Drysdale, aged 52, son of Fredk James Serle and Grace (Vic reg 9277).
Edwin died 10 Jul 1929 and was buried 12 Jul 1929 at Drysdale (Bellarine) Cemetery (ref family source).

Death reg in 1864 of Ruby Serle, died at Geelong, age 77, dau of Alfred Wisby and Mary Doble (Vic reg 25835).
She died 11 Nov 1964, buried Drysdale (Bellarine) Cemetery (ref Ancestry online record).





    Children:  
  1. Kate Allison SERLE born 1911 at Drysdale  
  2. Fredrick Walter SERLE born 1913 at Drysdale, Victoria
 
3.   Percival Walter SERLE
Birth reg 1880 in New Zealand (ref online NZ records).
Born in Dunedin.

In 1885 both Frederick and Grace moved to Australia with the children.
"Brother Fred, June 4 returned from Dunedin 1885. Brother Fred's wife arrived in Melbourne from Dunedin Sept 5th 1885" (ref Eliza Serle diary)

Marriage reg 1902 in Victora of Walt. Percival Serle to Grace Ethel FRASER (Vic reg 4184). Birth reg of Grace Ethel Fraser 1881 in Collingwood, Victoria, dau of Alexander Fraser and Louisa Davies (Vic reg 15486). Her death record gives the spelling Davis.

In 1914 and 1919 Percival Walter (Joiner) and Grace Ethel (Home Duties) were living at Brunswick (ref Electoral Rolls).
In 1924, Percival Walter (Joiner), Grace Ethel (Home Duties) and Rose Alice (Machinist) were living at Brunswick (ref Electoral Rolls).

Percival died 4 Sep 1928, Prahran (Vic reg 12140 and family records).

In 1931, Grace Ethel (Home Duties), Rose Alice (Machinist) and Olive Edith (Machinist) were living at Brunswick (ref Electoral Rolls).
In 1936, Grace Ethel (Home Duties), Rose Alice (Machinist) and Olive Edith (Machinist) were living at West Brunswick (ref Electoral Rolls).

Death reg of Grace Ethel Serle 1951 at Greensborough, Vic, aged 69, dau of Alex Fraser and Louisa Davis (Vic reg 16872).





    Children:  
  1. Alice Rose SERLE born 1902 in Collingwood, Victoria  
  2. Olive Edith SERLE born 1905 in Collingwood, Victoria  
  3. Frederick James SERLE born 1911 in Brunswick North, Victoria  
  4. Grace Ethel SERLE born 1914 in Brunswick North, Victoria
 
4.   George Edward SERLE
Birth reg 1882 in New Zealand (ref online NZ records).
Born in Dunedin.

In 1885 both Frederick and Grace moved to Australia with the children.
"Brother Fred, June 4 returned from Dunedin 1885. Brother Fred's wife arrived in Melbourne from Dunedin Sept 5th 1885" (ref Eliza Serle diary)

During the period 1905 to 1909 he is mentioned as boarding with Eliza Andrew nee Serle in her diary.

Marriage reg 1910 in Victoria of Geo Edwd Serle to Beatrice Olive WARD (Vic reg 7387). She was born c1891 according to her death but birth record not found.

In 1914 and 1919 and 1924, George Edward (Carpenter) and Beatrice Olive (Home Duties) were living at Brunswick (ref Electoral Roll).
In 1931, George Edward (Joiner) and Beatrice Olive (Home Duties) were living at West Brunswick (ref Electoral Roll).
In 1936, George Edward (Joiner), Beatrice Olive (Home Duties) and Doreen Beatrice (Machinist) were living at West Brunswick (ref Electoral Roll)
In 1942, Beatrice Olive (Cook) was living at Brunswick (ref Electoral Roll).

Death reg 1962 at Beechworth of George Edward Serle aged 80, son of Frederick Serle and Grace Rice (Ancestry, Vic reg 15706). Another source has Beech Forest.

Death reg of 1965 at "Park" of Beatrice Olive Serle aged 74, dau of William Ward and Henrietta Knight (Ancestry, Vic reg 639). Another source has Parkville.
Olive was buried 7 Jan 1965, Fawkner, Victoria (ref family source).





    Children:  
  1. George Edward SERLE born 1911 at Fitzroy South, Victoria  
  2. Doreen Beatrice SERLE born 1913 at Brunswick North, Victoria
 
5.   Ernest Albert SERLE
Birth reg 1883 in New Zealand (ref online NZ records).
Born in Dunedin.

In 1885 both Frederick and Grace moved to Australia with the children.
"Brother Fred, June 4 returned from Dunedin 1885. Brother Fred's wife arrived in Melbourne from Dunedin Sept 5th 1885" (ref Eliza Serle diary)

Death reg 1906 at Melbourne of Ernt Serle aged 22, son of Fredk Serle and Grace Rice (Ancestry, Vic reg 10066).




6.   Eliza Ethel SERLE
Born 1886, Collingwood (Vic reg 1914), died as infant in 1887, Clifton Hill, Vic (Vic reg 1066).
 
    Issue of Walter Henry Serle and Kate Grocock:  
1.   Herbert Henry SERLE
Born 1869 at Collingwood (Vic reg 14608).
Died as infant aged 16 months in 1870 in Victoria (Vic reg 7557).
Buried 27 Sep 1870, St Kilda Cem C of E B 26.
 
2.   Percival SERLE
Occupation: Accountant, Historian, Author.
Born 18 July 1871 at New St, Elsternwick, Vic (Vic reg 14397).
"SERLE. - On the 18th inst., at Greenfield, Elsternwick, the wife of Mr. W. H. Serle of a son." (The Argus 20 July 1871).

Married 29 Mar 1910 in Victoria to Dora Beatrice HAKE, born 2 Sep 1875, South Melbourne (Vic reg 24307), dau of Sidney HAKE and Charlotte Helen HEMSLEY, occupation Artist, died 10 Sep 1968, Hawthorn (Vic reg 22580), buried Burwood Cem. See
HAKE tree.
They lived at "Asolo", 70 Church Street, Hawthorn, Victoria, since demolished.

Percival ran a second-hand bookshop during the depression; was guide-lecturer at the National Gallery of Victoria; curator of the Art Museum of the Gallery; and member of the council of the Victorian Artists' Society. He was also president of the Australian Literature Society.

Percival's publications included an edition, with notes, of "A Song to David and Other Poems" by the eighteenth century English poet, Christopher Smart; "A Bibliography of Australasian Poetry and Verse: Australia and New Zealand"; "An Australasian Anthology" (with 'Furnley Maurice' and R H Croll); "Dictionary of Australian Biography" and "A Primer of Collecting". (Ref the online Project Gutenberg of Australia at
http://gutenberg.net.au/dictbiog/00-dict-biogIndex.html).

Refer to Australian Dictionary of Biography for further information - see document attached from
http://www.adb.online.anu.edu.au/biogs/A110580b.htm.

Percival died 16 Dec 1951, Hawthorn (Vic reg 1952/8), buried Burwood Cem.

"Rare books left to Public Library. BOOKS which the Public Library has sought for years are included in a bequest to it by the late Percival Serle. A Public Library official said yesterday Mr. Serle had one of Australia's finest collections of works by little-known poets. The 200 books bequeathed to the Library include early editions of works by Marcus Clarke and Henry Kendall. There is also a first edition of "The Rural Muse" by John Clare. Mr. Serle also bequeathed to the Library his collection of biographical records, and a framed letter written by Sir Walter Scott. To the National Gallery Mr. Serle left his collection of wood engravings and black and white illustrations. He also left 150 volumes to the Melbourne University Library. Other small legacies will benefit the Historical Society of Victoria, the Brotherhood of St. Laurence, Opportunity Clubs for Girls and Boys, and the Australian Literary Fund. Mr. Serle, who died on December 16, was a member of the Bread and Cheese Club, and was an ardent collector of Australiana. His widow and children are the chief beneficiaries in his 27,774 will." (The Age 27 Feb 1952)

Issue 3 children from 1911.
FROM WHOM ELIZABETH (LIBBY) SHADE (nee GRIERSON) IS DESCENDED.


SEE HAKE TREE










Percival Serle ADB
    Children:  
  1. Katharine Beatrice SERLE born 1911 at Hawthorn, Vic  
    AND 2 OTHERS  
3.   Walter Henry SERLE
Born 1873 at South Melbourne (Vic reg 3561 of 1874).
Occupation Farmer, Clerk. Lived with his mother, and also on farm at Kinglake. Served 1st World War. Served as Sergeant in 60th Battalion, Australian Imperial Force, was wounded four times, badly gassed and awarded the Military Medal.
In 1937 Walter Henry (Farmer) was living at Kinglake (ref Electoral Rolls).
Died 1954, Heidelberg (Vic reg 7288), buried Boroondara, Kew. Buried C of E "E" #315 with Kate Grocock (Serle) and Edwin H. Serle (GSV).
Not married.
The attached document (in acrobat format) can be downloaded; it describes Walter's extensive military service (updated 2 Dec 2008).


W.H. Serle Service
4.   Edwin Hamilton SERLE
Born 19 Aug 1875, Melbourne (Vic reg 24446 & newspaper).
"SERLE - on the 19th inst., at Powlett-street, East Melbourne, the wife of W.H. Serle of a son." (ref The Argus Tues 24 Aug 1875, Trove)

Occupation Solicitor.
Lived at "Harrow", Glenferrie Road, Kew. Served in 1st World War. Major Serle was awarded the OBE in 1920. 1919-1920 - Director of Military Intelligence, Army Headquarters.
Died 1945, Parkville (Vic reg 4490), buried Boroondara Kew .C of E "E" #315 with Walter Henry Serle and Kate Grocock (Serle) (GSV records).
Not married.
His obituary from The Argus of 15 May 1945 is as follows:
"Mr Edwin Hamilton Serle, solicitor, who died on Saturday at the age of 69, was well-known in his youth as an amateur runner of ability. He was a former chairman of the council of the Victorian Amateur Athletic Association. He served in the last war as director of intelligence with the rank of major, and was awarded the OBE. As a result of illness he retired to Kinglake three years ago."
5.   Harold James SERLE
Born 1879, East Melb (Vic reg 10523).
Married (1st) 1910 in Sydney to Alice Florence O'CONNOR, born 1885, Ballarat (Vic reg 14960), dau of James O'CONNOR and Eliza Jane CORNISH.

Alice obtained a divorce from Harold on 14 Nov 1929 (see the Argus Fri 15 Nov 1929 for full report).
Alice died in 1937 at Toorak (Vic reg 9508).

Harold was for many years managing director of Bond Pty Ltd, Carlton (ref divorce report, Argus 15 Nov 1929).
Married (2nd) 1938 to Flora Agnes MAYTUM (Vic reg 15465), born c1897, died 1949, dau of Edward James MAYTUM and Agnes McARTHUR.
Harold died 1957, Melbourne (Vic reg 3171).
Issue 2 children by 1st marriage.
    Issue of Frederick James Serle Horsman and Louisa Smith  
1.   Edith Adele Dunsford HORSMAN
Born Sep qtr 1867 at Kensington District (ref FreeBMD).
Bap 6 Feb 1870 (with her sister) at Walham Green parish, dau of Frederic & Louisa Horsman; Pomona Place, St James'; Nurseryman's Clerk (ref Ancestry London baptisms).

Ref 1871 census. London, England. Civil Parish of Fulham. Address: Pomona Place, Fulham.
Together with her parents and sister:
Edith A D Horsman. Dau. Age 3. Born Middlesex, Fulham.

Ref 1881 census. Essex, England. Parish of Lexden. Address: Belle Vue Rd Private House.
Together with her parents and 4 siblings:
Edith Horsman. Daur. Unm. Age 13. Scholar. Born Middlesex, Fulham.

Ref 1891 census. Essex, England. Parish of Lexden. Town of Cochester. Address: 13 Belle Vue Rd, Lexden.
Together with her parents and 2 siblings:
Edith Horsman. Daughter. S. Age 28. Governess School. Born London. (wrong age)

No further information found.





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2.   Flora Agnes Vaughan HORSMAN
Born Mar qtr 1870 at Kensington District (ref FreeBMD).
Bap 6 Feb 1870 (with her sister) at Walham Green parish, dau of Frederic & Louisa Horsman; Pomona Place, St James'; Nurseryman's Clerk (ref Ancestry London baptisms).

Ref 1871 census. London, England. Civil Parish of Fulham. Address: Pomona Place, Fulham.
Together with her parents and sister:
Flora A J Horsman. Dau. Age 1. Born Middlesex, Fulham.

Ref 1881 census. Essex, England. Parish of Lexden. Address: Belle Vue Rd Private House.
Together with her parents and 4 siblings:
Flora Horsman. Daur. Age 11. Scholar. Born Middlesex, Fulham.

Ref 1891 census. Essex, England. Parish of Lexden. Town of Cochester. Address: 13 Belle Vue Rd, Lexden.
Together with her parents and 2 siblings:
Flora Horsman. Daughter. S. Age 21. Governess School. Born London.

Marr reg Mar qtr 1897 at Colchester, Essex of Flora Agnes V. Horsman to Willie Acheson BATCHELOR (ref FreeBMD). His birth reg Dec qtr 1860 at Pancras Dist (ref FreeBMD).

Ref 1901 census. London, England. Civil Parish of Fulham. Registration District of Fulham. Address: 2 Penhurst Mansions (Rostrevor Road), Fulham.
Together with children Richard A H (3), Edward S (1):
WIllie A Batchelor. Head. M. Age 40. Jeweller's & stationer's assistant. Born London, Kentish Town.
Flora A V Batchelor. Wife. M. Age 31. Born London, Fulham.

Ref 1911 census. Middlesex, England. Parish of Willesden. Registration district of Willesden. Address: 35 Cedar Road Cricklewood N W.
Together with children Richard Alexander Horsman Batchelor (13), Edward Serle Batchelor (11) and a domestic servant:
Willie Acheson Batchelor. Head. Mar. Age 50. Stationer Dealer. Born Kentish Town London NW.
Flora Agnes Vaughan Batchelor. Wife. Mar 14 yrs. Age 41. Born Walham Green London SW. Children 2 born 2 alive.

Death reg of Flora A V Batchelor Sep qtr 1937 at Willesden dist aged 67 (ref FreeBMD).
"BATCHELOR Flora Agnes Vaughan of 35 Cedar-road Cricklewood Middlesex (wife of Willie Acheson Batchelor) died 16 September 1937 Administration London 11 October to the said Willie Acheson Batchelor heraldic engraver Effects 168 15s. 2d." (Ancestry National Probate)
Death reg of Willie A Batchelor Dec qtr 1950 at Worthing dist aged 90 (ref FreeBMD).
"BATCHELOR Willie Acheson of 35 Cedar-road Cricklewood London N.W.2 died 18 November 1950 at Kyngeston Nursing Home Sea-avenue Rustington Sussex Probate London 4 April to Richard Alexander Horsman Batchelor insurance official and Mary Priscilla Batchelor spinster. Effects 4647 4s." (Ancestry National Probate)




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    Children:  
  1. Richard Alexander Horsman BATCHELOR born 1897 at Fulham, London  
  2. Edward Serle BATCHELOR born 1899 at Fulham, London  
  3. Mary Priscilla BATCHELOR born 1912 at Willesden dist, London
 
3.   Frederick Robert Serle HORSMAN
Born Dec qtr 1871 at Kensington District (ref FreeBMD).
Bap 5 May 1872 at Walham Green parish, son of Frederick Serle Horsman & Louise Horsman; Pomona Place, St James'; Nursery Manager (ref Ancestry London baptisms).

Ref 1881 census. Essex, England. Parish of Lexden. Address: Belle Vue Rd Private House.
Together with his parents and 4 siblings:
Fredk. Horsman. Son. Age 9. Scholar. Born Middlesex, Fulham.

Frederick's death reg Mar qtr 1896 at Colchester Dist, Essex aged 24 (ref FreeBMD).





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4.   Louise Maud M. HORSMAN
Born Mar qtr 1874 at Kensington District (ref FreeBMD).

Ref 1881 census. Essex, England. Parish of Lexden. Address: Belle Vue Rd Private House.
Together with her parents and 4 siblings:
Louisa Horsman. Daur. Age 7. Scholar. Born Middlesex, Fulham.

Ref 1901 census. Essex, England. Parish of Colchester. Address: 38 Belle Vue Rd, Colchester.
Together with her mother and brother:
Louise Horsman. Dau. S. Age 24. Born Essex, Colchester.

No further information found.



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5.   Mabel Alice HORSMAN
Born Dec qtr 1875 at Colchester District (ref FreeBMD).

Ref 1881 census. Essex, England. Parish of Lexden. Address: Belle Vue Rd Private House.
Together with her parents and 4 siblings:
Mabel Horsman. Daur. Age 5. Scholar. Born Essex, Colchester.

Marr reg Dec qtr 1901 at Colchester dist to Francis Laing COWAN (ref FreeBMD). His birth was reg Jun qtr 1870 at Pancras dist (ref FreeBMD).

Ref 1911 census. London, England. Parish of Paddington. Registration district of Paddington. Address: 17 Randolph Crescent Maida Vale W.
Together with son Malcolm Angus (7), a visitor, a housekeeper and 3 servants:
Francis Laing Cowan. Head. Mar. Age 41. Stock Exchange Jobber. Born London.
Winifred Vaughan Cowan. Wife. Mar 9 years. Age 32. Born Colchester Essex. Children 1 born 1 alive. [Strange listing of completely different name for wife]

Death reg of Francis L Cowan Jun qtr 1919 at Marylebone dist aged 49 (ref FreeBMD).
"COWAN Francis Laing of 20 Clarence Gate-gardens Regent's Park Middlesex died 12 May 1919 at 40 Grove End-road St. John's Wood Middlesex Administration London 24 June to Mabel Alice Cowan widow. Effects 269." (Ancestry National Probate)



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    Child:  
  1. Malcolm Angus COWAN born 1904 at St John's Wood, London
 
6.   Reginald John E. HORSMAN
Born Dec qtr 1881 at Colchester District (ref FreeBMD).

Ref 1891 census. Essex, England. Parish of Lexden. Town of Cochester. Address: 13 Belle Vue Rd, Lexden.
Together with his parents and 2 siblings:
Reginald Horsman. Son. Age 9. Scholar. Born Colchester, Essex.

Ref 1901 census. Essex, England. Parish of Colchester. Address: 38 Belle Vue Rd, Colchester.
Together with his mother and sister:
John Horsman. Son. S. Age 19. Born Essex, Colchester.

No further information found.



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    Issue of Augustus Caroline Serle and Charles Henry Evans  
1.   Florence Augusta Jane EVANS
Birth reg Sep qtr 1864 at Mile End dist, Middlesex (ref FreeBMD).

Ref 1871 census. Essex, England. Civil Parish of Barking. Address: School, High St, Great Ilford.
Florence Evans. Age 6. Scholar. Born London.

Ref 1881 census. Kent, England. Parish of Milton in Gravesend. Address: Ivy House, Kent.
Together with parents and siblings:
Florence Evans, Daur, age 16, born London, Middlesex, England, occupation Scholar.

Marr reg Jun qtr 1890 at Pancras dist to Samuel Whitell THOMPSON (ref FreeBMD). He was born c1864 at Stepney.

Ref 1891 census. Essex, England. Parish of West Ham. Town of Stratford. Registration district of West Ham. Address: 32 The Green, Stratford.
Together with son Henry (7 mths):
Samuel Thompson. Head. M. Age 27. Student of Medicine. Born Middx, Stepney.
Florence Thompson. Wife. M. Age 27. Born Middx, Whitechapel.
Martha Thompson. Mother. Wid. Age 53. Living on own means. Born Middx, Stepney.

Ref 1901 census. London, England. Parish of Greenwich. Registration district of Greenwich. Address: 3 Christchurch St, Greenwich.
Together with son Samuel F H (10) and a servant:
Samuel W Thompson. Head. M. Age 36. Registered Medical Practitioner. Born London, Stepney.
Florence A J Thompson. Wife. M. Age 34. Born London, Stepney.

Ref 1911 census. Greenwich district, London.
Together with son Samuel Henry (20):
Samuel Whitell Thompson. 1864 (47).
Florence Thompson. 1871 (40).



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    Child:  
  1. Samuel Frederick Henry THOMPSON born 1890 at Mile End, London
 
2.   Rosetta EVANS
Birth reg Jun qtr 1868 at Mile End District, Middlesex (ref FreeBMD).

Ref 1871 census. London, England. Civil Parish of Mile End Old Town. Address: 38 Bancroft Road, Mile End.
Together with her parents and brother:
Rosetta Evans. Daur. Age 3. Born Middlesex, Mile End.

Ref 1881 census. Kent, England. Parish of Milton in Gravesend. Address: Ivy House, Kent.
Together with parents and siblings:
Rosetta Evans, Daur, age 13, born London, Middlesex, England, occupation Scholar.

Ref 1891 census. Essex, England. Parish of Leyton. Address: Warwick House, Leyton.
Together with her mother and 5 siblings:
Rosetta Evans. Dau. S. Age 22. Born Middlesex, Mile End.
At this census Charles Waterland was living with his parents at Dagenham, Essex.

Marriage (1) (not found) c1892 to Charles Henry Thomas WATERLAND, son of Thomas Waterland & Fanny Clarke (ref APT). Birth reg of Charles Henry Thomas Waterland Sep qtr 1865 at Weymouth dist, Dorset (ref FreeBMD).

Death reg of Charles Henry T Waterland Sep qtr 1896 at Romford dist aged 30 (ref FreeBMD). No probate found.

Ref 1901 census (31 Mar 1901). Essex, England. Parish of Romford. Registration district of Romford. Address: Victoria Road Romford.
Fredrick Padgham. Head. Widower. Age 36. Accountant. Born Kent Wittersham.
Ethel Padgham. Dau. Age 15. Born London Finsbury Park.
Rosetta Waterland. Widow. Age 32. Housekeeper. Born London Bow.
Dorothy Waterland. Boarder. Age 6. Born Essex Upton Park.
Together with a servant.

Rosetta married (2) Jun qtr 1901 at Greenwich dist of Rosetta Waterland to Frederic George PADGHAM (ref FreeBMD); the marriage was 27 Apr 1901 at St John the Evangelist, Blackheath, Greenwich; Frederic was aged 35, widower, Accountant, of 111 Victoria Rd Romford, son of Alfred William Padgham, deceased; Rosetta was aged 32, widow, of 2 Fern Villas, Charlton Rd, dau of Charles Henry Evans, deceased; witnesses were Alfred Gandle Willby, Elfrida May Evans, Walter Sydney Evans (ref Ancestry London Marriages). Birth reg of Frederic G Padgham Mar qtr 1866 at Tenterden dist, Kent (ref FreeBMD).

Ref 1911 census. Essex, England. Parish of Romford. Registration district of Romford. Address: 35 Princes Road Romford.
Together with her children Marjorie (19), Dorothy (16), Faith (14) and their children Leslie Alfred (9), Valentine Frederic (5):
Frederick George Padgham. Head. Mar. Age 45. Chartered Accountant. Born Kent Wittersham.
Rosetta Padgham. Wife. Mar 10 yrs. Age 42. Born London Bow E. Children 2 born 2 alive.

Death reg of Frederick G Padgham Mar qtr 1942 at Romford dist aged 77 (ref FreeBMD).
"PADGHAM Frederic George of 18 Osborne-road Romford Essex died 30 March 1942 Probate Llandudno 26 May to Walter George Cane insurance company clerk Wallace Stuart Browne hardware agent and Edgar Joseph Grande chartered accountant. Effects 14010 7s. 3d. Resworn 13809 7s. 3d." (ref Ancestry National Probate).

Death reg of Rosetta Padgham Jun qtr 1951 at Romford dist aged 82 (ref FreeBMD).
"PADGHAM Rosetta of 86 Harrow-drive Romford Essex widow died 30 May 1951 Probate London 8 October to Edgar Joseph Grande chartered accountant Walter George Cane insurance company clerk and Wallace Stuart Browne hardware agent. Effects 7106 15s. 1d." (ref Ancestry National Probate)



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    Children of Rosetta and Charles:  
  1. Marjorie V. WATERLAND born c1892 at Camden Town, London  
  2. Dorothy Rose WATERLAND born 1894 at Upton Park, Essex  
  3. Faith WATERLAND born c1897 at Ilford, Essex  
    Children of Rosetta and Frederic:  
  4. Leslie Alfred PADGHAM born 1902 at Romford, Essex  
  5. Valentine Frederic PADGHAM born 1906 at Romford, Essex
 
3.   Frederick Charles T. EVANS
Birth reg Jun qtr 1870 at Mile End, Middlesex (ref FreeBMD).

Ref 1871 census. London, England. Civil Parish of Mile End Old Town. Address: 38 Bancroft Road, Mile End.
Together with his parents and sister:
Frederick C Evans. Son. Age 1. Born Middlesex, Mile End.

Ref 1881 census. Kent, England. Parish of Milton in Gravesend. Address: Ivy House, Kent.
Together with parents and siblings:
Frederick Evans, Son, age 11, born London, Middlesex, England, occupation Scholar.

Frederick visited Melbourne in 1889:
"Fred Evans in Melbourne April 1889" and in other writing "a Cousin" (ref Eliza Serle diary)

Ref 1891 census. Essex, England. Parish of Leyton. Address: Warwick House, Leyton.
Together with his mother and 5 siblings:
Frederick Evans. Son. S. Age 21. Born Middlesex, Mile End.



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4.   Augustus Charles EVANS
Birth reg Mar qtr 1873 at Mile End, Middlesex (ref FreeBMD).

Ref 1881 census. Kent, England. Parish of Milton in Gravesend. Address: Ivy House, Kent.
Together with parents and siblings:
Augustus Evans, Son, age 8, born London, Middlesex, England, occupation Scholar.

Ref 1891 census. Essex, England. Parish of Leyton. Address: Warwick House, Leyton.
Together with his mother and 5 siblings:
Augustus Evans. Son. S. Age 18. Born Middlesex, Mile End.



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5.   Walter Sydney EVANS
Birth reg Mar qtr 1876 at Gravesend, Kent (ref FreeBMD).

Ref 1881 census. Kent, England. Parish of Milton in Gravesend. Address: Ivy House, Kent.
Together with parents and siblings:
Walter S. Evans, Son, age 5, born Gravesend, Kent, England, occupation Scholar.

Ref 1891 census. Essex, England. Parish of Leyton. Address: Warwick House, Leyton.
Together with his mother and 5 siblings:
Water Evans (sic). Son. S. Age 15. Born Kent, Gravesend.

He was a witness to the marriage of his sister Rosetta in Apr 1901.

Ref 1901 census. London, England. Parish of Greenwich. Address: 2 Fern Villas, Charlton Road, Greenwich.
Together with his mother and 2 siblings:
Walter S Evans. Son. S. Age 25. Butchers Foreman. Age 25. Born Gravesend, Kent.



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6.   Elfrida May EVANS
Birth reg Jun qtr 1879 (as Elfrid May Evans) at Gravesend Dist, Kent (ref FreeBMD).

Ref 1881 census. Kent, England. Parish of Milton in Gravesend. Address: Ivy House, Kent.
Together with parents and siblings:
Elfrida Evans, Daur, age 1, born Gravesend, Kent, England.

Ref 1891 census. Essex, England. Parish of Leyton. Address: Warwick House, Leyton.
Together with her mother and 5 siblings:
Elfreda Evans. Dau. Age 11. Scholar. Born Kent, Gravesend.

She was a witness to the marriage of her sister Rosetta in Apr 1901.

Ref 1901 census. London, England. Parish of Greenwich. Address: 2 Fern Villas, Charlton Road, Greenwich.
Together with her mother and 2 siblings:
Elfrida M Evans. Dau. S. Age 21. Born Gravesend, Kent.



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7.   Constance Grace EVANS
Birth reg Sep qtr 1881 at Gravesend Dist (ref FreeBMD).

Ref 1891 census. Essex, England. Parish of Leyton. Address: Warwick House, Leyton.
Together with her mother and 5 siblings:
Constance Evans. Dau. Age 9. Scholar. Born Kent, Gravesend.
[incorrectly indexed as Conelan]

Ref 1901 census. London, England. Parish of Greenwich. Address: 2 Fern Villas, Charlton Road, Greenwich.
Together with her mother and 2 siblings:
Constance G Evans. Dau. S. Age 18. Born Gravesend, Kent.



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    Issue of Frederick William Dunsford Serle and Isabella Davies  
1.   Frederick SERLE
Born c1879 at Limehouse, Middlesex (ref 1881 census).

Ref 1881 census. London, England. Parish of Mile End Old Town. Address: 7 Blomfield Rd, Mile End.
Together with his parents:
Frederick Serle. Son. Age 2. Born Middlesex, Limehouse.



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    Issue of Selina Agnes Dunsford Serle and James Hedger:  
1.   Ernest HEDGER
Born c1867 in Greater Ilford, Essex (ref 1871 census).

Ref 1871 census. Essex, England. Civil Parish of Barking. Address: Ilford Ho Academy, Great Ilford.
Together with his parents and sister:
Ernest Hedger. Son. Age 4. Born Essex, G'Ilford.


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2.   Adeline Victoria HEDGER
Birth reg Mar qtr 1870 at Romford Dist (ref FreeBMD).

Ref 1871 census. Essex, England. Civil Parish of Barking. Address: Ilford Ho Academy, Great Ilford.
Together with her parents and brother:
Adeline Hedger. Daur. Age 1. Born Essex, G'Ilford.

Ref 1881 census. London, England. Parish of Southwark St George Martyr. Address: 208 Old Kent Road, London.
[All indexed as Hadler]
Together with her parents and 5 siblings:
Adeline Hedger. Daur. Age 11. Scholar. Born Essex, Iyoro.



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3.   Blanche HEDGER
Born c1874 at Iyoro, Essex, England. (Ref 1881 census.)

Ref 1881 census. London, England. Parish of Southwark St George Martyr. Address: 208 Old Kent Road, London.
[All indexed as Hadler]
Together with her parents and 5 siblings:
Blanche Hedger. Daur. Age 7. Scholar. Born Essex, Iyoro.


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4.   Percy Thomas S. HEDGER
Birth reg Jun qtr 1875 at Lewisham Dist (ref FreeBMD).

Ref 1881 census. London, England. Parish of Southwark St George Martyr. Address: 208 Old Kent Road, London.
[All indexed as Hadler]
Together with his parents and 5 siblings:
Percy Hedger. Son. Age 6. Scholar. Born Kent, Forest Hill.

Ref 1901 census. London, England. Civil Parish of St Mary Stratford Bow. Address: 103 Usher Road. (Same town as his mother, brother and sister.)
Percy Hedger. Boarder. M. Age 26. Journeyman Baker. Born Kent, Forest Hill.
Marie Hedger. Boarder. M. Age 46. Born Kent, Blackheath.



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1901 census
5.   Mabel (May) HEDGER
Born c1877 at Stratford, Essex, England. (Ref 1881 census.)

Ref 1881 census. London, England. Parish of Southwark St George Martyr. Address: 208 Old Kent Road, London.
[All indexed as Hadler]
Together with her parents and 5 siblings:
Mabel Hedger. Daur. Age 4. Scholar. Born Essex, Stratford.

The following reference to a Selina Hedger, granddaughter of Thomas Serle, has not been identified but would be of similar age to Mabel so may be an error. Still to be confirmed.

Ref 1891 census. London, England. Parish of Stratford Le Bow St Mary. Address: 153 Bow Rd, St Mary Stratford.
Thomas Serle. Head. Widr. Age 79. Retired Farmer. Born Devonshire, Starcross.
[incorrectly indexed as Serba]
Selina Hedger. Daur. Age 42. Marr. Born London City.
Selina Hedger. Grandau. S. Age 15. Born Essex, Stratford.



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1891 census

6.   Maud Neithercotte HEDGER
Birth reg June qtr 1878 at Mile End Dist (ref FreeBMD).

Ref 1881 census. London, England. Parish of Southwark St George Martyr. Address: 208 Old Kent Road, London.
[All indexed as Hadler]
Together with her parents and 5 siblings:
Maud Hedger. Daur. Age 3. Scholar. Born Middlesex, Bow.

Ref 1891 census. London, England. Parish of Bromley. Town of Tower Hamlet. Registration district of Poplar. Address: 132 Devon's Rd, Bromley.
Together with her father and 3 siblings:
Maud Hedger. Dau. Age 13. Born London, Bow.

Ref 1901 census. London, England. Civil Parish of Fulham. Address: Western Hospital.
Maud Hedger. Age 23. Hospital Nurse. Born Bow, London.

Died 10 July 1962 at Southend, age 84, unmarried (ref Hedger website
www.hanson.btinternet.co.uk).



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1901 census
7.   Harold Walter Serle HEDGER
Birth reg Mar qtr 1881 (as Harold Walter Hedger) at Camberwell Dist (ref FreeBMD).
(ref Hedger website
www.hanson.btinternet.co.uk).

Ref 1881 census. London, England. Parish of Southwark St George Martyr. Address: 208 Old Kent Road, London.
[All indexed as Hadler]
Together with his parents and 5 siblings:
Harold Hedger. Son. Age 4 mo. Born Surrey, Peckham.

Ref 1891 census. London, England. Parish of Bromley. Town of Tower Hamlet. Registration district of Poplar. Address: 132 Devon's Rd, Bromley.
Together with his father and 3 sisters:
Harold Hedger. Son. Age 10. Scholar. Born London, Bow.

Ref 1901 census. London, England. Civil Parish of St Mary Stratford Bow. Address: 30 Fairfield Rd.
Together with his mother and sister:
Harold Hedger. Son. S. Age 20. House decorator. Born London, Peckham.

Ref 1911 census. Essex, England. Parish of East Ham. Registration district of West Ham. Address: 366 Romford Road Forest Gate E.
Together with his mother and sister:
Harold Walter Hedger. Son. S. Age 30. Sailor. Born Peckham Surrey.




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1911 census
8.   Gertrude HEDGER
Born c1883 at Bow, London (ref 1891 census).

Ref 1891 census. London, England. Parish of Bromley. Town of Tower Hamlet. Registration district of Poplar. Address: 132 Devon's Rd, Bromley.
Together with her father and 3 sisters:
Gertrude Hedger. Dau. Age 8. Scholar. Born London, Bow.

Ref 1911 census. (Institution) Islington, London.
Gertrude Hedger. 1883 (28).

Married June qtr 1914 to Arthur Horace FRANCKS at W.Ham, England (ref Hedger website
www.hanson.btinternet.co.uk)
Issue 1 child.



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9.   Ethel HEDGER
Birth reg Sep qtr 1884 at Poplar District (ref FreeBMD).

Ref 1891 census. London, England. Parish of Bromley. Town of Tower Hamlet. Registration district of Poplar. Address: 132 Devon's Rd, Bromley.
Together with her father and 3 sisters:
Ethel Hedger. Dau. Age 7. Scholar. Born London, Bow.

Ref 1901 census. London, England. Civil Parish of St Mary Stratford Bow. Address: 30 Fairfield Rd.
Together with her mother and brother:
Ethel Hedger. Dau. Age 16. Born London, Bromley le Bow.

Ref 1911 census. Essex, England. Parish of East Ham. Registration district of West Ham. Address: 366 Romford Road Forest Gate E.
Together with her mother and brother:
Ethel Hedger. Dau. S. Age 26. None. Born Bow Middlesex.

She was the last surviving member of the family, according to Reg Francks in 1973.

Ethel was an executor for her mother in 1918.
"HEDGER Selina Agnes Dunceford of 366 Romford-road Essex widow died 24 July 1918 Administration London 25 September to Ethel Hedger spinster. Effects 313 6s." (ref Ancestry National Probate)



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