Ada SETCHFIELD1

(1887 - 1970)
Ada's birth was registered in 1887 in Tamworth, New South Wales.1

Ada married John McENROE in 1910 in Redfern, Sydney, New South Wales.2

Ada's marriage to Arthur Claude FORSAITH, son of Alfred FORSAITH and Florence Victoria BARNDEN, was registered in 1936 in Ashfield, New South Wales.3

She was widowed on the death of her husband Arthur on 13 December 1961.4,5

Ada died on 20 October 1970 in Balwyn, Melbourne, Victoria.6,7 She was buried at the Burwood Cemetery, Burwood Rd in Burwood.8
Grave - Ada FORSAITH (nee MCENROE)(1885-1970) Burwood Cemetery, Vic

Family 1

John McENROE

Family 2

Arthur Claude FORSAITH (1894 - 1961)
ChartsSamuel Forsaith (c1702-1751) descendancy

Citations

  1. [S284] Index - New South Wales BDMs online, at http://www.bdm.nsw.gov.au, Birth Reg. No. 34878/1887, dau of Daniel and Jane A SETCHFIELD.
  2. [S284] Index - New South Wales BDMs online, at http://www.bdm.nsw.gov.au, Marriage Reg. No. 6251/1910.
  3. [S284] Index - New South Wales BDMs online, at http://www.bdm.nsw.gov.au, Marriage Reg. No. 6577/1936.
  4. [S284] Index - New South Wales BDMs online, at http://www.bdm.nsw.gov.au, Death Reg. No. 34288/1961.
  5. [S396] Ryerson Index to Australian Newspaper Death and Obituary Notices, at http://www.rootsweb.com/~nswsdps/dpsindex.htm
  6. [S396] Ryerson Index to Australian Newspaper Death and Obituary Notices, at http://www.rootsweb.com/~nswsdps/dpsindex.htm, as published in the Sydney Morning Herald of 23 Oct 1970.
  7. [S502] Index - Victoria BDMs online, at http://online.justice.vic.gov.au/bdm/home, Death Reg. No. 25164/1970, aged 83, dau of Daniel SETCHFIELD and Ada Jane CARROLL.
  8. [S668] Lilydale Cemetery Trust database, at http://www.lilydalecemetery.com.au/, Burwood Cemetery, Reg. No. 76899, Location L08A Grave 048, Area 8A.

George T SEYMOUR1

George's marriage to Ellen Susan GODBOLD, daughter of Frederick Sutton GODBOLD and Amy Mary Ann SEELEY, was registered between April 1925 and June 1925 in Camberwell, London, Surrey.1

Family

Ellen Susan GODBOLD (1906 - 1930)
ChartsSnow descendant chart

Citations

  1. [S190] Index - GRO and Office of National Statistics, England & Wales Civil Registration Qtrly Indexes, Marriage: District of Camberwell, Vol 1d, p1620, 2Q1925.

Eric William SHARP

(1890 - 1982)
Eric William SHARP was born in St Peter Port, Guernsey, Channel Islands, on 17 January 1890.

He married Christine Martha LENFESTEY, daughter of John George LENFESTEY and Maria LE QUESNE.

He was widowed on the death of his wife Christine between October 1932 and December 1932.1

He left London on the Carthage on 8 April 1938 for Port Said, Egypt, although his intended destination was Hong Kong; he gave his occupation as 'wireless inspector.2'

He married Annie (---?---) in Hong Kong between 1939 and 1943.

On the fall of Hong Kong in December 1941 the Sharp family (Eric, Annie and Peggy) were interned in the Nam Ping Hotel before transfer to the main Stanley Internment Camp.3

Eric and his wife Annie arrived back in Liverpool, Lancashire on 27 October 1945 from Hong Kong on the Empress of Australia. He gave his occupation as 'Manager, Marconi' and their address was c/o the Marconi International Marine Communications Co.4

Eric published many articies in the Journals of La Société Guernesiaise, firstly in the period 1908-1918 on the marine zoology of Alderney and Guernsey and then from 1959-1979 on historical topics such as The harbours and shipping of Guernsey at the turn of the 19th century (1959), ships and harbours of Guernsey and the 2-part Industrial Archaeology - The early public water supply systems of the Island (1972-3).5

Eric died in 1982 in Guernsey, Channel Islands.6

Family 1

Christine Martha LENFESTEY (1888 - 1932)
Children

Family 2

Annie (---?---) (c 1899 - )
ChartsLenfestey descendant chart
Le Quesne descendant chart

Citations

  1. [S190] Index - GRO and Office of National Statistics, England & Wales Civil Registration Qtrly Indexes, Death: District of Swansea, Vol 11a, p1016, 4Q1932, aged 44.
  2. [S729] Passengers leaving UK, 1890-1960, at http://www.findmypast.co.uk
  3. [S1096] Book - Geoffrey Charles Emerson, Hong Kong Internment, 1942-1945.
  4. [S720] UK Incoming Passenger Lists, 1878-1960, at http://www.ancestry.co.uk, Class BT26; Piece 1212; Item 6.
  5. [S1097] La Société Guernesiaise, at hhttp://www.societe.org.gg/, Journals from 1908-1918, 1959-1979.
  6. [S1097] La Société Guernesiaise, at hhttp://www.societe.org.gg/, Obituary in Journal, Vol XXI, part 2, p135, 1982 by V Coysh.
  7. [S190] Index - GRO and Office of National Statistics, England & Wales Civil Registration Qtrly Indexes, Birth: District of Brentford, Vol 3a, p188, 1Q1918.
  8. [S190] Index - GRO and Office of National Statistics, England & Wales Civil Registration Qtrly Indexes, Birth: District of Croydon, Vol 2e, p438, 1Q1919.

Peggy Christine SHARP1

(1917 - 1973)
Father*Eric William SHARP1 b. 1890, d. 1982
Mother*Christine Martha LENFESTEY1 b. 1888, d. 1932
Peggy Christine SHARP was born in Brentford, Oxfordshire, on 24 December 1917.1,2

She left London on the Canton on 7 October 1938 for Hong Kong; she had been living in Surrey, but gave no occupation.3

On the fall of Hong Kong in December 1941 the Sharp family (Eric, Annie and Peggy) were interned in the Nam Ping Hotel before transfer to the main Stanley Internment Camp.4

She married Robert John MINNITT CMG at Stanley Civilian Internment Camp in Hong Kong on 1 June 1943.5,6

She left Liverpool on 25 June 1946 bound for Singapore on the Mauretania; it is unclear how her husband and children were travelling or whther they had remained in Hong Kong.3

Peggy and her husband Robert arrived in Southampton on 12 May 1947 on the Strathmore from Hong Kong, heading for Guernsey.7

Peggy and her husband Robert left Southampton on 16 January 1948 on the Canton for Hong Kong.3

Peggy and her husband Robert arrived back in London on 8 August 1950 on the Carthage from Hong Kong.8

Peggy and her husband Robert arrived in Wellington (in transit to Fiji) on 6 October 1952 on the Rangitoto having left London on 5 Sep.9,3

Peggy arrived back in London on 2 September 1955 on the Strathmore from the Solomons via Brisbane.10

Peggy and her husband Robert left London on 23 May 1956 on the Glenartney for the Solomon Islands via Hong Kong.3

Peggy died on 30 July 1973 in Midhurst, Sussex, at age 55.11,12 She was buried in August 1973 at the St John the Baptist Churchyard in Sutton.13
Peggy Christine MINNITT (nee SHARP)(1917-1973) grave, Sussex


Her will was probated in London on 7 December 1973 with an estate of £46875.12

Family

Robert John MINNITT CMG (1913 - 2000)
ChartsLenfestey descendant chart
Le Quesne descendant chart

Citations

  1. [S190] Index - GRO and Office of National Statistics, England & Wales Civil Registration Qtrly Indexes, Birth: District of Brentford, Vol 3a, p188, 1Q1918.
  2. [S190] Index - GRO and Office of National Statistics, England & Wales Civil Registration Qtrly Indexes, Death: District of Midhurst, Vol 5h, p1820, 3Q1973, aged 55 gives this birth date.
  3. [S729] Passengers leaving UK, 1890-1960, at http://www.findmypast.co.uk
  4. [S1096] Book - Geoffrey Charles Emerson, Hong Kong Internment, 1942-1945.
  5. [S6] Newspaper - Times of London, issue of Tues, 11 Jan 1944, issue 49750, p1, col1, Marriages.
  6. [S1096] Book - Geoffrey Charles Emerson, Hong Kong Internment, 1942-1945, Additional Appendix 1, p217.
  7. [S720] UK Incoming Passenger Lists, 1878-1960, at http://www.ancestry.co.uk, Class BT26; Piece 1228; Item 37.
  8. [S720] UK Incoming Passenger Lists, 1878-1960, at http://www.ancestry.co.uk, Class BT26; Piece 1263; Item 77.
  9. [S800] National Archives - NZ Archives (Archway), New Zealand, Passenger Lists, 1839-1973, folder 4466368, image no. 12.
  10. [S720] UK Incoming Passenger Lists, 1878-1960, at http://www.ancestry.co.uk, Class BT26; Piece 1341; Item 70.
  11. [S190] Index - GRO and Office of National Statistics, England & Wales Civil Registration Qtrly Indexes, Death: District of Midhurst, Vol 5h, p1820, 3Q1973, aged 55.
  12. [S677] Index - England High Court of Justice, England & Wales National Probate Calendar, probate granted in London #730139920C.
  13. [S1095] Cemetery Marker - , St John the Baptist, Sussex.

Richard Eric SHARP1,2

(1919 - 1963)
Father*Eric William SHARP1 b. 1890, d. 1982
Mother*Christine Martha LENFESTEY1 b. 1888, d. 1932
Richard Eric SHARP was born in Croydon, Surrey, on 13 February 1919.1,2

He was listed in the 1939 Register at Hensol House Castle in Cardiff, Glamorganshire; this was a large mental home, and he was classified as 'incapacitated'.2

Richard's death was registered between July 1963 and September 1963 in Bridgend, Glamorganshire.3
ChartsLenfestey descendant chart
Le Quesne descendant chart

Citations

  1. [S190] Index - GRO and Office of National Statistics, England & Wales Civil Registration Qtrly Indexes, Birth: District of Croydon, Vol 2e, p438, 1Q1919.
  2. [S1044] Census - 29 Sep 1939, UK Register, RG101/7391B/006/38, Letter Code: XLBN, Schedule 1, entry 170.
  3. [S190] Index - GRO and Office of National Statistics, England & Wales Civil Registration Qtrly Indexes, Death: District of Bridgend, Vol 8b, p37, 3Q1963, aged 44.

Charlotte Ella Alma SHARPE1,2

(c 1900 - 1973)
Father*James SHARPE
Mother*Charlotte BRUCE
Charlotte Ella Alma SHARPE was born circa 1900 in West Maitland, New South Wales.1,2,3

She married Ralph PAUL, son of Thomas PAUL and Ethel Elizabeth WATKINS, at St Mary's Church (CoE) in West Maitland, New South Wales, on 21 January 1922.1,2

They lived at 46 Bull St in West Maitland, New South Wales, from 1930 to 1936, where Ralph was listed as a miner.4

Charlotte died on 2 June 1973 in Maitland, New South Wales.5,6 She was buried at the St Mary the Virgin in Maitland.6
Memorial-Charlotte E A PAUL (nee SHARPE)(1900-1973), Maitland, NSW

Family

Ralph PAUL (1899 - 1969)
Child
ChartsPaul descendant chart
Marshall descendant chart

Citations

  1. [S160] National Archives Film - NSW Pioneers Index; microfiche, Entry No. 1898.
  2. [S928] BDM NSW Registry, marriage record, Reg. No. 1898/1922.
  3. [S284] Index - New South Wales BDMs online, at http://www.bdm.nsw.gov.au, Birth Reg. No. 4699/1900, daughter of James Sharpe and Charlotte.
  4. [S504] Australian Electoral Rolls 1903-1954, at http://www.ancestry.com.au, for 1930 and 1936.
  5. [S284] Index - New South Wales BDMs online, at http://www.bdm.nsw.gov.au, Death Reg. No. 49734/1973.
  6. [S757] Australian Cemetery index database, at http://www.austcemindex.com, Maitland Anglican Columbarium, memorial plaque.
  7. [S1035] Email - Helen (Paul) McMellon, emails from Helen (Paul) McMellon to D Ferguson, 29 Aug 2015 onward.

James SHARPE

He married Charlotte BRUCE before 1901.

Family

Charlotte BRUCE
Child

Barton Howard SHAW

(1908 - 1969)
Father*Robert Ross SHAW b. 1879, d. 1956
Mother*Euphemia Duncan HARRINGTON b. 1882, d. 1932
Barton Howard SHAW was born in Ohio on 3 February 1908.1,2
The siblings Robert and Barton were listed in the 1910 US census at 121 Latta Ave in Columbus, Franklin, Ohio, in the household of their parents, Robert Ross SHAW and Euphemia Duncan HARRINGTON.3
The siblings Robert and Barton were listed in the 1920 US census at 121 Latta Ave in Columbus, Franklin, Ohio, in the household of their mother Euphemia Duncan HARRINGTON.4

He was the informant of Euphemia Duncan HARRINGTON's death at 66 Webster Park Ave in Columbus, Franklin, Ohio, on 1 May 1932.5

Barton died on 14 September 1969 at Good Samaritan Hospital in Cincinatti, Hamilton, Ohio, at age 61.1
ChartsThomas Mudie (Moodie) (1776-?) descendancy

Citations

  1. [S418] Ancestry.com - misc sources, at http://www.ancestry.com/, Ohio, Deaths, 1908-1932, 1938-1944, & 1958-2007, certificate 68422 (death).
  2. [S247] Government Publication - US SSDI, SSN 301-01-1811.
  3. [S259] Census - 15 Apr 1910, US Census, Roll T624-1181, page 10A, ED 67, image 70, FHL 1375194.
  4. [S245] Census - 1 Jan 1920, US Census, Roll T625-1381, Page 9B, ED 98, image 888.
  5. [S519] Vital Record - BDM Ohio Dept of Heath, death record, File No. 29844, Reg. No. 1427.

Robert Ross SHAW

(1879 - 1956)
Robert Ross SHAW was born in Groveport, Franklin, Ohio, on 6 August 1879. He was the son of Robert A SHAW and Hannah DECKER.1,2

He married Euphemia Duncan HARRINGTON, daughter of William Gilbert HARRINGTON and Florence Nightingale MOODIE, at Broad St Presbyterian Church in Columbus, Franklin, Ohio, on 29 April 1903.2

He was listed in the 1910 US census as head of the family at 121 Latta Ave in Columbus, Franklin, Ohio, with his wife Euphemia; he was managing a jewellery store. Their children Robert and Barton were listed as living with them.3

Robert died on 1 October 1956 in Columbus, Franklin, Ohio, at age 77.4 He was buried in October 1956 at the Groveport Cemetery in Groveport.4
Grave - Robert R SHAW (1879-1956), Groveport Cemetery, Ohio

Family

Euphemia Duncan HARRINGTON (1882 - 1932)
Children
ChartsThomas Mudie (Moodie) (1776-?) descendancy

Citations

  1. [S418] Ancestry.com - misc sources, at http://www.ancestry.com/, Ohio, Births and Christenings Index, 1800-1962, FHL film No. 285135 (although this only records a name of 'Roscoe'); son of R A Shaw and Hannah P Decker.
  2. [S1031] Vital Record - BDM Ohio, marriage record, marriage licence no. 7201, Franklin County.
  3. [S259] Census - 15 Apr 1910, US Census, Roll T624-1181, page 10A, ED 67, image 70, FHL 1375194.
  4. [S1032] Cemetery Marker - Robert Ross Shaw, Groveport Cemetery, Ohio, Old Section, plot 533.

Robert Ross (Jnr.) SHAW

(1904 - 1985)
Father*Robert Ross SHAW b. 1879, d. 1956
Mother*Euphemia Duncan HARRINGTON b. 1882, d. 1932
Robert Ross (Jnr.) SHAW was born in Columbus, Franklin, Ohio, on 5 December 1904.1,2,3
The siblings Robert and Barton were listed in the 1910 US census at 121 Latta Ave in Columbus, Franklin, Ohio, in the household of their parents, Robert Ross SHAW and Euphemia Duncan HARRINGTON.4
The siblings Robert and Barton were listed in the 1920 US census at 121 Latta Ave in Columbus, Franklin, Ohio, in the household of their mother Euphemia Duncan HARRINGTON.5
He was listed as a step-son of Albert E LEGG in the 1930 US Census at 66 Western Park Ave in Columbus, Franklin, Ohio, and was working as an attorney, in general practice.6

Robert died on 27 March 1985 in Columbus, Franklin, Ohio, at age 80.7
ChartsThomas Mudie (Moodie) (1776-?) descendancy

Citations

  1. [S251] Census - 1 Apr 1930, US Census, Columbus, Franklin, Ohio; Roll: 1802; Page: 2A; Enumeration District: 238; Image: 4.0.
  2. [S418] Ancestry.com - misc sources, at http://www.ancestry.com/, Ohio, Births and Christenings Index, 1800-1962, FHL film No. 285137.
  3. [S247] Government Publication - US SSDI, SSN 273-36-7246.
  4. [S259] Census - 15 Apr 1910, US Census, Roll T624-1181, page 10A, ED 67, image 70, FHL 1375194.
  5. [S245] Census - 1 Jan 1920, US Census, Roll T625-1381, Page 9B, ED 98, image 888.
  6. [S251] Census - 1 Apr 1930, US Census, Columbus, Franklin, Ohio, Roll 1802, Page 2A, Enumeration District 238, image 4.0.
  7. [S418] Ancestry.com - misc sources, at http://www.ancestry.com/, Ohio, Deaths, 1908-1932, 1938-1944, & 1958-2007, certificate 19973.