Sylvia WICKS

(1927 - 2007)
Father*Sydney Ernest WICKS b. 1889, d. 1961
Mother*Rose Emmeline RUST b. 1891, d. 1972
Sylvia MERISON (nee WICKS)(1927-) on wedding day 1952
Sylvia WICKS was born in Edmonton, Middlesex, on 26 November 1927.1

She married Kenneth James MERISON in Edmonton, Middlesex, on 8 August 1952. There were no children from this marriage.2,3

She was widowed at age 73 on the death of her husband Kenneth in April 2001.4

Sylvia died on 28 September 2007 in England at age 79.5

Her will was probated in Winchester on 21 July 2008.5

Family

Kenneth James MERISON (1921 - 2001)
ChartsWicks descendant chart
Rust descendant chart
Snow descendant chart

Citations

  1. [S190] Index - GRO and Office of National Statistics, England & Wales Civil Registration Qtrly Indexes, Birth: District of Edmonton, Vol 3a, p906, 4Q1927, mother's maiden name RUST.
  2. [S254] Letter - D Lane to S Cumming, 11 Feb 2003.
  3. [S190] Index - GRO and Office of National Statistics, England & Wales Civil Registration Qtrly Indexes, Marriage: District of Edmonton, Vol 5e, p718, 3Q1952.
  4. [S190] Index - GRO and Office of National Statistics, England & Wales Civil Registration Qtrly Indexes, Death: District of Barnet, Reg. No. B5E, District 2191B, entry 136, Apr 2001, age 79, birth date 13 Aug 1921.
  5. [S677] Index - England High Court of Justice, England & Wales National Probate Calendar, probate entry 2805734 in Winchester registry, grant and will.

William WICKS1

(1885 - 1945)
Father*Sidney Buckingham WICKS1 b. 1851, d. 1915
Mother*Harriet TIPPETT1 b. c 1864, d. 1917
Although his birth was registered under WICKS, due to his father's name change he married and died under the name of WESTON.1 William WICKS was born on 16 September 1885 at the Pilot Station in Tauranga.1,2

He married Florence Louisa SHEARD in New Zealand in 1906.3

William died in 1945 in New Zealand.4

Family

Florence Louisa SHEARD (1880 - 1940)
ChartsWicks descendant chart

Citations

  1. [S922] BDM Registrar of New Zealand, birth record, Reg. No. 1885/17820.
  2. [S542] Index - New Zealand BDMs online, at http://www.bdmhistoricalrecords.dia.govt.nz/, Birth Reg. No. 1885/17820 as William WICKS.
  3. [S542] Index - New Zealand BDMs online, at http://www.bdmhistoricalrecords.dia.govt.nz/, Marriage Reg. No. 1906/4841.
  4. [S542] Index - New Zealand BDMs online, at http://www.bdmhistoricalrecords.dia.govt.nz/, Death Reg. No. 1945/18054, aged 60.

William Augustus WICKS1

(1849 - 1899)
Father*William Poulter WICKS1 b. c 1807, d. 1859
Mother*Sarah Elizabeth BUCKINGHAM1 b. c 1822, d. 1893
William Augustus WICKS was born at 16 Albert St in Portsmouth, Hampshire, on 21 June 1849.2,1 and was baptised on 3 November 1850 at St Marys in Portsea.3
The siblings Eliza and William were listed in the 1851 census at 5 Victoria St in Portsea, Hampshire, with their mother Sarah Elizabeth BUCKINGHAM.4
He was attending the Hospital School at Greenwick at the time of the 1861 UK census.5

He enlisted in the Royal Navy as Boy 2nd class (height 4" 11 1/2", hair brown, eyes hazel) on 27 May 1864. However, he did not volunteer for 10 year continuous service until 21 June 1867. The RN records only document service from Jan 1873 until September as a signalman on HMS Sphinx, by which time he had grown to be 5' 6."2

William's marriage to Sarah Ann HOLMAN was registered between January 1881 and March 1881 in Portsea, Hampshire.6

William died in 1899 in Southsea, Hampshire.7

Family

Sarah Ann HOLMAN (1851 - 1931)
Child
ChartsWicks descendant chart

Citations

  1. [S190] Index - GRO and Office of National Statistics, England & Wales Civil Registration Qtrly Indexes, Birth: District of Portsea Island, Vol 7, p116, 3Q1849, mother's maiden name BUCKINGHAM.
  2. [S422] Royal Navy Service Records, at http://www.nationalarchives.gov.uk/documentsonline/…, Service No. 29545a, Catalogue ref. ADM/188/54, Piece 69401-70000, also ADM/139/696.
  3. [S189] International Genealogical Index (IGI), Batch C062615 (1841-1858), Source Call 0919742.
  4. [S118] Census - 30 Mar 1851, UK census, ED 1n HO107-1657 Folio 285 p28 GSU roll 193562.
  5. [S340] Census - 7 Apr 1861, UK census, Hospital Schools, Greenwich RG9-403; Folio 127 p10 GSU roll 542631.
  6. [S190] Index - GRO and Office of National Statistics, England & Wales Civil Registration Qtrly Indexes, Marriage: District of Portsea, Vol 2b, p622, 1Q1881.
  7. [S541] National Archives of Britain, at http://www.nationalarchives.gov.uk, Index to Death Duty Registers, U-Z, 1899, Court of Probate, IR27/573.
  8. [S190] Index - GRO and Office of National Statistics, England & Wales Civil Registration Qtrly Indexes, Birth: District of Isle of Wight, Vol 2b, p564, 4Q1886, mother's maiden name HOLMAN.

William Barton WICKS1

(1841 - 1842)
Father*William Poulter WICKS1 b. c 1807, d. 1859
Mother*Esther BARTON1 b. c 1816, d. 1846
William's birth was registered between July 1841 and September 1841 in Portsea Island, Hampshire.1

William's death was registered between January 1842 and March 1842 in High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire.2 He was buried on 4 March 1842 at the All Saints in High Wycombe.3
ChartsWicks descendant chart

Citations

  1. [S190] Index - GRO and Office of National Statistics, England & Wales Civil Registration Qtrly Indexes, Birth: District of Portsea Is, Vol 7, p137, 3Q1841, mother's maiden name BARTON.
  2. [S190] Index - GRO and Office of National Statistics, England & Wales Civil Registration Qtrly Indexes, Death: District of High Wycombe, Vol 6, p314, 1Q1842.
  3. [S182] CD - England & Wales burials, National Burial Index V3, aged 6 mths.

William Cyril WICKS1

(1900 - 1961)
Father*Ernest Edward WICKS1 b. 1858, d. 1903
Mother*Sarah Ann MURPHY1 b. c 1863, d. b 1939
William's birth was registered between July 1900 and September 1900 in Portsmouth, Hampshire.1
The siblings Hilda, Irene, Sydney, Archibald and William were listed in the 1901 census at 126 Sheldon Rd in Edmonton, Middlesex, with their parents, Ernest Edward WICKS and Sarah Ann MURPHY.2
The siblings Hilda, Sydney and William were listed in the 1911 census at 17 Durham Road in Edmonton, Middlesex, with their mother Sarah Ann MURPHY.3

William died on 9 March 1961 at The Herts and Essex General Hospital in Bishops Stortford, Hertfordshire.4,5

His will was probated in London, Middlesex, on 9 June 1961 with his estate valued at £1700/16/-.4
ChartsWicks descendant chart

Citations

  1. [S190] Index - GRO and Office of National Statistics, England & Wales Civil Registration Qtrly Indexes, Birth: District of Portsmouth, Vol 2b, p422, 3Q1900, mother's maiden name MURPHY.
  2. [S430] Census - 31 Mar 1901, UK census, ED 15 RG13-1262, Folio 123, p29.
  3. [S687] Census - 2 Apr 1911, UK census, RG14PN7370 RG78PN357 RD132 SD5 ED20 SN274.
  4. [S677] Index - England High Court of Justice, England & Wales National Probate Calendar, probate granted London 9 Jun 1861 to Ronald Joseph TYRER, insurance official.
  5. [S190] Index - GRO and Office of National Statistics, England & Wales Civil Registration Qtrly Indexes, Death: District of Biishop Stortford, Vol 4b, p39, 1Q1961, aged 60.

William Ernest WICKS1,2

(1889 - 1963)
Father*Richard Robert WICKS3 b. 1855, d. 1933
Mother*Emily DUNN3 b. c 1859
William Ernest WICKS was born in Wooburn, Buckinghamshire, on 20 October 1889.3,4,2
The siblings Harold, Cyril, Percy, William, Richard and Dorothy were listed in the 1901 census at Bourne Rd in Bourne End, Wycombe, Buckinghamshire, with their parents, Richard Robert WICKS and Emily DUNN.3

William's marriage to Eliza Mary NASH was registered between July 1938 and September 1938 in Southwark, London, Middlesex.5

He was listed in the 1939 Register at Faunce St in Southwark, London, Middlesex, with Eliza Mary NASH; he was a van loader (heavy worker).4

William's death was registered between October 1963 and December 1963 in Southwark, London, Middlesex.6

Family

Eliza Mary NASH (1890 - 1981)
ChartsWicks descendant chart

Citations

  1. [S190] Index - GRO and Office of National Statistics, England & Wales Civil Registration Qtrly Indexes, Marriage: District of Thanet, Vol 2a, p2408, 4Q1912.
  2. [S190] Index - GRO and Office of National Statistics, England & Wales Civil Registration Qtrly Indexes, Birth: District of Wycombe, Vol 3a, p687, 1Q1890, mother's maiden name DUNN.
  3. [S430] Census - 31 Mar 1901, UK census, ED 12 RG13-1351 Folio 132; p9.
  4. [S1044] Census - 29 Sep 1939, UK Register, RG101/0530C/005/32, Letter Code AUOG, Schedule 78.
  5. [S190] Index - GRO and Office of National Statistics, England & Wales Civil Registration Qtrly Indexes, Marriage: District of Southwark, Vol 1d, p215, 3Q1938.
  6. [S190] Index - GRO and Office of National Statistics, England & Wales Civil Registration Qtrly Indexes, Death: District of Southwark, Vol 5d, p548, 4Q1963, aged 74 as Ernest W WICKS.

William Poulter WICKS

(c 1807 - 1859)
Father*Robert WICKS1 d. 1839
Mother*Sophia POULTER1 b. 1768, d. 1839
William Poulter WICKS was born circa 1807 in Kent. He was baptised in Queenborough, Kent, on 18 October 1807.1

He married Esther BARTON, daughter of (--?--) BARTON and Ann (---?---), in Hedsor, Buckinghamshire, on 9 March 1835.2,3

Royal Navy records for William are scant, but show him as a gunner (12 Apr 1839), advanced to 1st class by Jan 1848, but apparently hospitalised 15 Oct 1849.4

He was widowed on the death of his wife Esther between April 1846 and June 1846.5

William's marriage to Sarah Elizabeth BUCKINGHAM, daughter of Richard BUCKINGHAM and Patience (---?---), was registered between July 1847 and September 1847 in Lewisham, Kent.6,7

William died on 24 November 1859 in Portsea, Hampshire.8,9

His will was probated in Winchester on 22 February 1860 with Sarah Elizabeth BUCKINGHAM appointed administrator for his personal estate and effects, being under £200.9

Family 1

Esther BARTON (c 1816 - 1846)
Children

Family 2

Sarah Elizabeth BUCKINGHAM (c 1822 - 1893)
Children
ChartsWicks descendant chart

Citations

  1. [S871] FamilySearch, at https://familysearch.org/, England, Select Births and Christenings, 1538-1975, FHL film 1752061 or 1473719, parents Robert WICKS and Sophia.
  2. [S189] International Genealogical Index (IGI), Batch M130231 (1678-1837), Source Call No. 0496693.
  3. [S353] Electronic Files - Pallot's Marriage Index, by Institute of Heraldic and Genealogical Studies.
  4. [S422] Royal Navy Service Records, at http://www.nationalarchives.gov.uk/documentsonline/…, National Archives Catalogue ref. ADM 196/76.
  5. [S190] Index - GRO and Office of National Statistics, England & Wales Civil Registration Qtrly Indexes, Death: District of Wycombe, Vol 6, p292, 2Q1846.
  6. [S189] International Genealogical Index (IGI), Batch no: C062616 for 1859-1873; Source Call No. 0919743; Film 883908.
  7. [S190] Index - GRO and Office of National Statistics, England & Wales Civil Registration Qtrly Indexes, Marriage: District of Lewisham, Kent, Vol 5, p363, 3Q1847.
  8. [S190] Index - GRO and Office of National Statistics, England & Wales Civil Registration Qtrly Indexes, Death: District of Portsea Is, Vol 2b, p247, 4Q1859.
  9. [S677] Index - England High Court of Justice, England & Wales National Probate Calendar, Letters of Administration, granted 22 Feb 1860 at Winchester to Sarah WICKS, widow.
  10. [S189] International Genealogical Index (IGI), Batch C63151 (1820-1875) Source Call No. 0918876.
  11. [S190] Index - GRO and Office of National Statistics, England & Wales Civil Registration Qtrly Indexes, Birth: District of Portsea Island, Vol 7, p116, 3Q1837, mother's maiden name BARTON.
  12. [S190] Index - GRO and Office of National Statistics, England & Wales Civil Registration Qtrly Indexes, Birth: District of Portsea Is, Vol 7, p137, 3Q1841, mother's maiden name BARTON.
  13. [S190] Index - GRO and Office of National Statistics, England & Wales Civil Registration Qtrly Indexes, Birth: District of Portsea Is, Vol 7, p155, 4Q1844, mother's maiden name HARPER (so this may not be a child of William and Esther).
  14. [S190] Index - GRO and Office of National Statistics, England & Wales Civil Registration Qtrly Indexes, Birth: District of Portsea Island, Vol 7, p116, 3Q1849, mother's maiden name BUCKINGHAM.
  15. [S190] Index - GRO and Office of National Statistics, England & Wales Civil Registration Qtrly Indexes, Birth: District of Portsea Island, Vol 7, p135, 2Q1851, mother's maiden name BUCKINGHAM.
  16. [S190] Index - GRO and Office of National Statistics, England & Wales Civil Registration Qtrly Indexes, Birth: District of Portsea Is, Vol 2b, p360, 4Q1852, mother's maiden name BUCKINGHAM.
  17. [S189] International Genealogical Index (IGI).
  18. [S914] GRO England & Wales, birth record, District of Portsea Is, Vol 2b, p338, 2Q1858, mother's maiden name BUCKINGHAM.

Fanny WIGGINS1

(1834 - 1916)
Fanny WIGGINS was born at Clifton in Bristol, Gloucestershire, in 1834.2 and was baptised on 30 March 1834 in Clifton.3
She was listed in the 1841 census at the Bath Buildings in Bristol, Gloucestershire, where she appeared to be living with a READ family.4
She was listed in the 1851 census at 5 Eldon Place in Clifton, Bristol, Gloucestershire, with her dressmaker mother Fanny (widowed) and sister Emily. She was working as a milliner.2

Fanny's marriage to Willoughby Legay HAWKINS was registered between April 1860 and June 1860 in Clifton, Gloucestershire.5

She was listed in the 1861 census as Head of Family at Romnilly Cres in Llandaff, Glamorganshire; he was an accountant in a merchant's office and the household included their newborn son Willoughby R A HAWKINS.6

She was listed in the 1881 census as Head of Family at 39 Charles St in Cardiff, Glamorganshire; he was secretary to the Chamber of Commerce., as were their three sons (Willoughby, Ralph, William) and a servant. Note that he is listed as 'William N HAWKINS' - presumably a census-taker's error.7

She was listed in the 1891 census as Head of Family at 17 Partridge Rd in Roath, Cardiff, Glamorganshire; her son Willoughby and a servant were also present.8

She was widowed on the death of her husband Willoughby on 5 January 1893.9,10

She was appointed executrix of Willoughby Legay HAWKINS's estate in Llandaff, Glamorganshire, on 6 May 1893.10

She was listed in the 1901 census as Head of Family at 39 Newport Rd in Cardiff, Glamorganshire. Her daughter Constance was listed as living with her, as was her grandson Norman Stuart FERGUSSON.11
She was listed as the mother of Constance Evelyne Legay HAWKINS in the 1911 Census at 18 Cathedral Rd in Cardiff, Glamorganshire.12

Fanny's death was registered in December 1916 in Cardiff, Glamorganshire.13

Family

Willoughby Legay HAWKINS (c 1841 - 1893)
Child

Citations

  1. [S871] FamilySearch, at https://familysearch.org/, England, Select Births and Christenings, 1538-1975, FHL film 1749584, ID 154.
  2. [S118] Census - 30 Mar 1851, UK census, ED 1h HO107- 1952 Folio 278 p49 GSU roll 87352.
  3. [S871] FamilySearch, at https://familysearch.org/, England, Select Births and Christenings, 1538-1975, FHL film 1749584, ID 154; parents Edward and Fanny WIGGINS.
  4. [S117] Census - 6 Jun 1841, UK census, ED 5 HO107-377 Folio: 13 p21 GSU roll 288786.
  5. [S190] Index - GRO and Office of National Statistics, England & Wales Civil Registration Qtrly Indexes, Marriage: District of Clifton, Vol 6a, p293, 2Q1860.
  6. [S340] Census - 7 Apr 1861, UK census, ED 22 RG9-4038 Folio 40 p30 GSU roll 543225.
  7. [S116] Census - 3 Apr 1881, UK Census, ED 8 RG11-5277 Folio 187 p71 GSU 1342269.
  8. [S178] Census - 5 Apr 1891, UK census, ED 8 RG12-4387 Folio 69 p26.
  9. [S190] Index - GRO and Office of National Statistics, England & Wales Civil Registration Qtrly Indexes, Death: District of Cardiff, Vol 11a, p174, aged 51.
  10. [S677] Index - England High Court of Justice, England & Wales National Probate Calendar, probate in Llandaff to Fanny HAWKINS, widow.
  11. [S430] Census - 31 Mar 1901, UK census, ED12 RG13-4973 Folio 151 p4.
  12. [S687] Census - 2 Apr 1911, UK census, RG14PN32133 RG78PN1847 RD588 SD4 ED1 SN26.
  13. [S190] Index - GRO and Office of National Statistics, England & Wales Civil Registration Qtrly Indexes, Death: District of Cardiff, Vol 11a, p441, aged 82.
  14. [S190] Index - GRO and Office of National Statistics, England & Wales Civil Registration Qtrly Indexes, Birth: District of Cardiff, Vol 11a, p239, 2Q1862, mother's maiden name WIGGINS.

Alfred Richmond WIGMORE1

(1883 - 1933)
Alfred Richmond WIGMORE was born in 1883 in New Zealand.1,2

He married Ivy Nina Myrtle WALLIS, daughter of William Wallace WALLIS and Ann PAUL, at Ashfield in Sydney, New South Wales, in 1909.1,3

Alfred died on 26 August 1933 in Auckland, Auckland.1,4,5 He was buried on 29 August 1933 at the Purewa Cemetery.6

Family

Ivy Nina Myrtle WALLIS (1881 - 1942)

Citations

  1. [S354] Electronic Files - A Macdonald, and subsequent correspondence.
  2. [S542] Index - New Zealand BDMs online, at http://www.bdmhistoricalrecords.dia.govt.nz/, Birth Reg. No. 1883/14859 son to John and Ruth.
  3. [S284] Index - New South Wales BDMs online, at http://www.bdm.nsw.gov.au, Marriage Reg. No. 691/1909.
  4. [S542] Index - New Zealand BDMs online, at http://www.bdmhistoricalrecords.dia.govt.nz/, Death Reg. No. 1933/9295, aged 49.
  5. [S568] Purewa Cemetery & Crematorium database, at http://www.purewa.co.nz/default.asp
  6. [S568] Purewa Cemetery & Crematorium database, at http://www.purewa.co.nz/default.asp, Serial 10614, aged 49; Block E row 37 plot 116.

Malcolm Gowen WILBER1

(1925 - 1998)
Malcolm Gowen WILBER was born on 11 November 1925 in USA.1

Malcolm died on 2 August 1998 in USA at age 72.1

Citations

  1. [S1003] Email - D Wilber, email to D Ferguson, Nov 2014 onwards.