Matilda Macdonald BLAIR1

(1900 - 1990)
Matilda Macdonald BLAIR was born on 20 June 1900 in New Zealand.2

She married James Lang McKECHIE, son of John McKECHIE and Annie LANG, in New Zealand in 1924.1

She was widowed at age 62 on the death of her husband James on 4 May 1963.3,4,5

Matilda died on 17 June 1990 in Lower Hutt, Wellington, at age 89.6,7 She was buried on 20 June 1990 at the Taita Lawn Cemetery, Rimu St in Naenae.7

Family

James Lang McKECHIE (1892 - 1963)
Children

Citations

  1. [S542] Index - New Zealand BDMs online, at http://www.bdmhistoricalrecords.dia.govt.nz/, Marriage Reg. No. 1924/9188.
  2. [S542] Index - New Zealand BDMs online, at http://www.bdmhistoricalrecords.dia.govt.nz/, Birth Reg. No. 1900/3701, daughter of William BLAIR and Emmeline; Death Reg. No. 1990/32914 gives this birthdate.
  3. [S542] Index - New Zealand BDMs online, at http://www.bdmhistoricalrecords.dia.govt.nz/, Death Reg. No. 1963/41275, aged 71.
  4. [S974] Hutt City Council cemetery database, at http://cemeteries.huttcity.govt.nz/, Taita Lawn Cemetery, block 11, row H, plot 22.
  5. [S800] National Archives - NZ Archives (Archway), Probate, Wellington Court, agency AAOM, series 6031, item code R23060201, box 346, record number 688/63, image 860-861, digital folder 102197302.
  6. [S542] Index - New Zealand BDMs online, at http://www.bdmhistoricalrecords.dia.govt.nz/, Death Reg. No. 1990/32914.
  7. [S974] Hutt City Council cemetery database, at http://cemeteries.huttcity.govt.nz/, Taita Lawn Cemetery, block 3, row H, plot 27, aged 89.
  8. [S542] Index - New Zealand BDMs online, at http://www.bdmhistoricalrecords.dia.govt.nz/, Death Reg. No. 2004/1825.
  9. [S542] Index - New Zealand BDMs online, at http://www.bdmhistoricalrecords.dia.govt.nz/, Death Reg. No. 2011/3438.

Ethel Margaret BLAKE1

(1889 - 1937)
Ethel Margaret BLAKE was born on 11 December 1889 in Rutherglen, Westland.1,2

She married Albert WILLIAMS, son of William (Bill, also Samuel) WILLIAMS and Sarah Ann SHIMPLETON, in Blaketown, Westland, in 1909.1,3

She was widowed at age 37 on the death of her husband Albert on 10 January 1927.4,1

Ethel died on 27 June 1937 in Christchurch, Canterbury, at age 47.1,5,6 She was buried on 29 June 1937 at the Bromley Cemetery.5
Grave - Ethel M WILLIAMS (nee BLAKE)(1889-1937), Bromley Cemetery, Christchurch, NZ

Family

Albert WILLIAMS (1881 - 1927)

Citations

  1. [S580] Book - Nola Towgood, Samuel Williams.
  2. [S542] Index - New Zealand BDMs online, at http://www.bdmhistoricalrecords.dia.govt.nz/, Birth Reg. No. 1889/1950, daughter of Richard and Beatrice Alice BLAKE.
  3. [S542] Index - New Zealand BDMs online, at http://www.bdmhistoricalrecords.dia.govt.nz/, Marriage Reg. No. 1909/3739.
  4. [S542] Index - New Zealand BDMs online, at http://www.bdmhistoricalrecords.dia.govt.nz/, Death Reg. No. 1927/1742, aged 45.
  5. [S419] Christchurch City Council Cemeteries database, at http://librarydata.christchurch.org.nz/Cemeteries/, Bromley Cemetery, block 8, plot 345, aged 48, widow.
  6. [S542] Index - New Zealand BDMs online, at http://www.bdmhistoricalrecords.dia.govt.nz/, Death Reg. No. 1937/23407, aged 48.

Mary Joyce BLAVER1

(1922 - 2004)
Mary Joyce BLAVER was born on 26 April 1922 in Epping, Essex.1,2,3,4

She was listed in the 1939 Register at 85 Derwent Rd in Southgate, London, Middlesex; she was a bank clerk, living with her parents, a sister and one other.3

She married John William FORSAITH, son of John Benjamin FORSAITH and Sarah Lilian HALL, in Edmonton, Middlesex, on 12 April 1941.1,5

She was widowed at age 70 on the death of her husband John on 8 June 1992.6,7

Mary died on 10 February 2004 in Exeter, Devon, at age 81.8,9

Family

John William FORSAITH (1913 - 1992)
Child
ChartsSamuel Forsaith (c1702-1751) descendancy

Citations

  1. [S166] J W Forsaith, "Forsaith Family tree 1715-1942."
  2. [S190] Index - GRO and Office of National Statistics, England & Wales Civil Registration Qtrly Indexes, Death: District of Exeter, Register B73F, District 408/1B, entry 155 gives this birth date.
  3. [S1044] Census - 29 Sep 1939, UK Register, RG101/0887B/009/3, Letter Code: BQBJ, Schedule 123.
  4. [S190] Index - GRO and Office of National Statistics, England & Wales Civil Registration Qtrly Indexes, Birth: District of Epping, Vol 4a, p871, 2Q1922.
  5. [S190] Index - GRO and Office of National Statistics, England & Wales Civil Registration Qtrly Indexes, Marriage: District of Edmonton, Vol 3a, p2563.
  6. [S190] Index - GRO and Office of National Statistics, England & Wales Civil Registration Qtrly Indexes, Death: District of Exeter, Vol 21, p924.
  7. [S677] Index - England High Court of Justice, England & Wales National Probate Calendar, probate record 928060510BU, Bristol registry.
  8. [S190] Index - GRO and Office of National Statistics, England & Wales Civil Registration Qtrly Indexes, Death: District of Exeter, Register B73F, District 408/1B, entry 155.
  9. [S677] Index - England High Court of Justice, England & Wales National Probate Calendar, probate record 1468487, Oxford registry.

Olive Marjorie BLEWITT1

(1901 - 1966)
Olive Marjorie BLEWITT was born in 1901 in Queanbeyan, New South Wales.2

She married Ernest William DUCK, son of George Ernest DUCK and Jessie Georgina Frances AMOR, at St Saviour's Cathedral in Goulburn, New South Wales, on 17 January 1923.3,4

Olive, as Ernest William DUCK's wife, lived with him at 10 Bradley St in Goulburn, New South Wales, in 1930.5

Olive, as Ernest William DUCK's wife, lived with him at 98 Grafton St in Goulburn, New South Wales, in 1936.5

She was widowed on the death of her husband Ernest on 22 August 1951.6,7

Olive died on 5 February 1966 in Goulburn, New South Wales.8,9 She was buried in February 1966 at the Goulburn General Cemetery in Goulburn.10
Grave - Olive M DUCK (nee BLEWITT)(1901-1966), Goulburn. NSW

Family

Ernest William DUCK (1898 - 1951)
ChartsDunstan descendant chart

Citations

  1. [S222] National Archives Film - NSW Between the Wars Index; microfiche.
  2. [S284] Index - New South Wales BDMs online, at http://www.bdm.nsw.gov.au, Birth Reg. No. 6691/1901, daughter of Charles and Agnes.
  3. [S222] National Archives Film - NSW Between the Wars Index; microfiche, Entry No. 3465.
  4. [S976] Newspaper - Goulburn Evening Post, issue of 20 Feb 1923, p2, col 1, Wedding; mis-quoted as 'Bluett.'
  5. [S504] Australian Electoral Rolls 1903-1954, at http://www.ancestry.com.au
  6. [S284] Index - New South Wales BDMs online, at http://www.bdm.nsw.gov.au, Death Reg. No. 22093/1951.
  7. [S396] Ryerson Index to Australian Newspaper Death and Obituary Notices, at http://www.rootsweb.com/~nswsdps/dpsindex.htm, Goulburn Post of 22 & 28 Aug 1951.
  8. [S284] Index - New South Wales BDMs online, at http://www.bdm.nsw.gov.au, Death Reg. No. 14026/1966.
  9. [S396] Ryerson Index to Australian Newspaper Death and Obituary Notices, at http://www.rootsweb.com/~nswsdps/dpsindex.htm, Goulburn Post of 7 Feb & 9 Mar 1966.
  10. [S1148] Cemetery Marker - , Goulburn General Cemetery, NSW, Goulburn General, Church of England section, block 15, plot 3 & 4.

Charles BLITZ1

(1906 - )
Charles's birth was registered between January 1906 and March 1906 in London, Middlesex.1

Charles's marriage to Olive Primrose AGASS, daughter of William Joseph AGASS and Eliza Jane SNOW, was registered between July 1928 and September 1928 in Hackney, London, Middlesex.2

Family

Olive Primrose AGASS (1905 - )
ChartsSnow descendant chart

Citations

  1. [S190] Index - GRO and Office of National Statistics, England & Wales Civil Registration Qtrly Indexes, Birth: District of St George in the East, Vol 1c, p316, 1Q1906, mother's maiden name NEUER.
  2. [S190] Index - GRO and Office of National Statistics, England & Wales Civil Registration Qtrly Indexes, Marriage: District of Hackney, Vol 1b, p968, 3Q1928.

Arthur Pettinger BLOMFIELD1

(1854 - 1912)
Father*Stephen Edward BLOMFIELD1 b. 1810, d. 1859
Mother*Elizabeth WALLER1 b. c 1812, d. 1897
Arthur's birth was registered between April 1854 and June 1854 in Thorp Hesley, West Riding, Yorkshire.1,2

Arthur's marriage to Ann BUTTERILL was registered between July 1876 and September 1876 in Bridlington, Yorkshire. There were 4 children of this marriage.1,3

Arthur's death was registered between July 1912 and September 1912 in Chesterfield, Derbyshire.4

Family

Ann BUTTERILL (1846 - )
ChartsStephen Blomfield (c1750?-1809) descendancy

Citations

  1. [S482] Email - R Macdonald, email and other correspondence to D Ferguson, 12 Dec 2006 onwards.
  2. [S190] Index - GRO and Office of National Statistics, England & Wales Civil Registration Qtrly Indexes, Birth: District of Wortley, Vol 9c, p174, 2Q1854, mother's maiden name WALLER.
  3. [S190] Index - GRO and Office of National Statistics, England & Wales Civil Registration Qtrly Indexes, Marriage: District of Bridlington, Vol 9d, p452, 3Q1876.
  4. [S190] Index - GRO and Office of National Statistics, England & Wales Civil Registration Qtrly Indexes, Death: District of Chesterfield, Vol 7b, p702, 3Q1912, aged 58.

Charles Alfred BLOMFIELD1

(1853 - 1920)
Father*Stephen Edward BLOMFIELD1 b. 1810, d. 1859
Mother*Elizabeth WALLER1 b. c 1812, d. 1897
Charles Alfred BLOMFIELD was born in 1853 in Doncaster, West Riding, Yorkshire.1

Charles's marriage to Elizabeth TOWNSON was registered between July 1880 and September 1880 in Doncaster, West Riding, Yorkshire. There were 3 children of this marriage.1

He was widowed on the death of his wife Elizabeth on 24 April 1901.1

Charles's second marriage was to Mary Ann OWEN in 1903 in England.1

Charles died on 18 April 1920 at 11 Park Rd in Doncaster, West Riding, Yorkshire.1

Family 1

Elizabeth TOWNSON (1850 - 1901)

Family 2

Mary Ann OWEN (1849 - )
ChartsStephen Blomfield (c1750?-1809) descendancy

Citations

  1. [S482] Email - R Macdonald, email and other correspondence to D Ferguson, 12 Dec 2006 onwards.

Deborah Hannah BLOMFIELD

(1817 - 1908)
Father*Ezekiel BLOMFIELD b. 1778, d. 1818
Mother*Mary FUNNELL b. c 1774
Deborah Hannah STEVENS (nee BLOMFIELD)(1817-1908)
Deborah Hannah BLOMFIELD was born in Denton or Wortwell, Norfolk, on 11 February 1817.1,2,3 and was baptised on 2 October 1817 at the Independent chapel in Wortwell cum Harleston.1

She married Charles Green STEVENS at the Registry Office in Denton, District of Loddon & Clavering, Norfolk, on 21 November 1837.4,5,6,7

Deborah and her husband Charles arrived in Liverpool on 2 April 1853 on the Great Britain, the ship having left Sydney on the 20 Dec 1852 accompanied by their children Fanny, Hannah, Charles, John and Joseph.8
She was listed as the mother of Fanny Maria STEVENS in the 1871 Census at 19 Church St, St Mary's in Warwick, Warwickshire.2

She was listed in the 1881 census as Head of Family at Marwood House in Honiton, Devon. Her children Fanny, Emily, Alice and Hannah were listed as living with her, plus her grand-daughters Eleanor Joy CORNISH, Mary CORNISH, Frances Elizabeth Mary STEVENS and Adele Margaret Edith STEVENS and her grand-sons John Lucius Cary STEVENS, Reginald Charles Jeremie STEVENS and James Algernon STEVENS. The household included a house-maid, servant and nurse.9

A supposed connection of Marwood House to Sir Francis Drake appears to be just a story - Drake did not reside at Marwood House and could not have planted the cork tree near the house as he died before it was built.5

She was listed in the 1891 census as Head of Family at Marwood House in Honiton, Devon; she was 'living on her own means'. Her children Fanny, Emily and Alice were listed as living with her, as was a servant.3

Deborah's death was registered between January 1908 and March 1908 in Honiton, Devon.10
ChartsStephen Blomfield (c1750?-1809) descendancy

Citations

  1. [S189] International Genealogical Index (IGI), Entries C075301/0139 for Wortwell cum Harleston, Norfolk, Source Call 0825335 (RG4 1266); also C074921/0123 for Denton, Norfolk, Source Call 0596996 (RG4 1345).
  2. [S367] Census - 2 Apr 1871, UK census, ED 4 RG10-3199 Folio 51 p23; GSU roll 839256.
  3. [S178] Census - 5 Apr 1891, UK census, ED 13 RG12-1670 Folio 122 p28 GSU roll 6096780.
  4. [S10] Book - James Sibree, Register of LMS Missionaries, p41.
  5. [S312] Electronic Files - A Robinson, and subsequent correspondence.
  6. [S190] Index - GRO and Office of National Statistics, England & Wales Civil Registration Qtrly Indexes, Marriage: District of Loddon & Clavering, Norfolk, Vol 13, p475.
  7. [S482] Email - R Macdonald, email and other correspondence to D Ferguson, 12 Dec 2006 onwards.
  8. [S515] Newspaper - Liverpool Mercury, issue of 5 Apr 1853, no.2490, 'Arrival of the Gt Britain.'
  9. [S116] Census - 3 Apr 1881, UK Census, ED 14 RG11-2132 Folio 32 p30 GSU roll 1341514.
  10. [S190] Index - GRO and Office of National Statistics, England & Wales Civil Registration Qtrly Indexes, Death: District of Honiton, Vol 5b, p12, 1Q1908.
  11. [S190] Index - GRO and Office of National Statistics, England & Wales Civil Registration Qtrly Indexes, Birth: District of Kings Norton, Vol 18, p421, 2Q1842, mother's maiden name BLOOMFIELD.
  12. [S190] Index - GRO and Office of National Statistics, England & Wales Civil Registration Qtrly Indexes, Birth: District of Kings Norton, Vol 6c, p420, 1Q1857, mother's maiden name BLOMFIELD.
  13. [S190] Index - GRO and Office of National Statistics, England & Wales Civil Registration Qtrly Indexes, Birth: District of Kings Norton, Vol 6c, p441, 1Q1859, mother's maiden name BLOOMFIELD.

Edward Henry BLOMFIELD1

(1849 - 1919)
Father*Stephen Edward BLOMFIELD1 b. 1810, d. 1859
Mother*Elizabeth WALLER1 b. c 1812, d. 1897
Edward's birth was registered between July 1849 and September 1849 in Doncaster, West Riding, Yorkshire.1,2
The siblings Selina, Marianne and Edward were listed in the 1851 census at Young St in Doncaster, West Riding, Yorkshire, with their parents, Stephen Edward BLOMFIELD and Elizabeth WALLER.3

Edward's marriage to Harriet Ann CLAYTON was registered between January 1873 and March 1873 in Doncaster, West Riding, Yorkshire. There were 11 children of this marriage.4

Edward died on 22 January 1919 at 76 Baxter Ave in Doncaster, West Riding, Yorkshire.5,4 He was buried on 24 January 1919 at the Hyde Park Cemetery in Doncaster.5

Family

Harriet Ann CLAYTON (1848 - 1928)
ChartsStephen Blomfield (c1750?-1809) descendancy

Citations

  1. [S118] Census - 30 Mar 1851, UK census, ED 14, folio 298, p27, HO 107/2347.
  2. [S190] Index - GRO and Office of National Statistics, England & Wales Civil Registration Qtrly Indexes, Birth: District of Doncaster, Vol 22, p96, 3Q1849, mother's maiden name WALLER.
  3. [S118] Census - 30 Mar 1851, UK census, ED 14 HO107-2347 Folio 298 p27.
  4. [S482] Email - R Macdonald, email and other correspondence to D Ferguson, 12 Dec 2006 onwards.
  5. [S182] CD - England & Wales burials, National Burial Index V3.

Elizabeth BLOMFIELD1

(1773 - 1852)
Father*Stephen BLOMFIELD1 b. c 1750, d. 1809
Mother*Elizabeth LUISS1 b. c 1750, d. 1799
Elizabeth BLOMFIELD was born on 17 March 1773 in North Walsham, Norfolk,1 and was baptised on 28 March 1773 at the Independent Meeting House in Bradfield.1

Elizabeth died in 1852 in Wymondham, Norfolk.1
ChartsStephen Blomfield (c1750?-1809) descendancy

Citations

  1. [S796] Diary - edited by Robin Macdonald, The Wymondham Diary of Elizabeth Blomfield 1773-1852.