Ernest Edward WICKS1

(1858 - 1903)
Father*William Poulter WICKS1 b. c 1807, d. 1859
Mother*Sarah Elizabeth BUCKINGHAM1 b. c 1822, d. 1893
Ernest Edward WICKS was born at Victoria St in Portsea, Hampshire, on 17 May 1858.2,1,3
The siblings Arthur, Richard and Ernest were listed in the 1861 census at 9 Victoria St in Portsea, Hampshire, with their mother Sarah Elizabeth BUCKINGHAM.4 He was baptised at St Marys in Portsea, Hampshire, on 1 October 1865.5
The siblings Richard and Ernest were listed in the 1871 census at 9 Victoria St in Portsea, Hampshire, with their mother Sarah Elizabeth BUCKINGHAM.6

He was engaged on active duty with the Royal Navy from the 17 May 1876 until the 25 Oct 1893, serving on a variety of vessels including HMS St Vincent, Boscawen, Duke of Wellington, Raleigh, Vernon, Superb, Dreadnought, Hecla, Thunderer, Nile and Victory. On enlistment he was described as 5' and 3/4", brown hair, hazel eyes with a scar on his chin, eventually grwoing to be 5' 6". His conduct was generally described as 'good' or better and his gunnery engagements ran from July 1879 to July 1885.3
He was listed in the 1881 census at 'sea or in a foreign port' as an Able Seaman on HMS Superb.2

Ernest's marriage to Sarah Ann MURPHY was registered between April 1886 and June 1886 in Portsea, Hampshire.7
He was listed in the 1891 census at Portsmouth dockyard in Portsmouth, Hampshire, as a Ship's Corporal 1st class, on board HMS Thunder.8

He was listed in the 1901 census as Head of Family at 126 Sheldon Rd in Edmonton, Middlesex, with his wife Sarah; he was a Customs book-keeper. Their children Hilda, Irene, Sydney, Archibald and William were listed as living with them.9

Ernest died in 1903 in Portsmouth?, Hampshire.

Family

Sarah Ann MURPHY (c 1863 - b 1939)
Children
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Citations

  1. [S914] GRO England & Wales, birth record, District of Portsea Is, Vol 2b, p338, 2Q1858, mother's maiden name BUCKINGHAM.
  2. [S116] Census - 3 Apr 1881, UK Census, HMS Superb RG11-5640 Folio 17 p5 FHL Film 1342355.
  3. [S422] Royal Navy Service Records, at http://www.nationalarchives.gov.uk/documentsonline/…, Service No. 83038, Catalogue ref. ADM 188/77, Piece 83001-83600.
  4. [S340] Census - 7 Apr 1861, UK census, ED 13 RG9-633 Folio 127 p21 GSU roll 542674.
  5. [S189] International Genealogical Index (IGI), Batch no: C062616 for 1859-1873; Source Call No. 0919743;     Film     883908.
  6. [S367] Census - 2 Apr 1871, UK census, ED 15 RG10-1128 Folio 166 p27 GSU roll 827775.
  7. [S190] Index - GRO and Office of National Statistics, England & Wales Civil Registration Qtrly Indexes, Marriage: District of Portsea, Vol 2b, p869, 2Q1886.
  8. [S178] Census - 5 Apr 1891, UK census, HMS Thunder RG12-0863 Folio 11 p1.
  9. [S430] Census - 31 Mar 1901, UK census, ED 15 RG13-1262 Folio 123 p29.
  10. [S190] Index - GRO and Office of National Statistics, England & Wales Civil Registration Qtrly Indexes, Birth: District of Portsea Island, Vol 2b, p464, 2Q1885, mother's maiden name MURPHY.
  11. [S190] Index - GRO and Office of National Statistics, England & Wales Civil Registration Qtrly Indexes, Birth: District of Portsea Island, Vol 2b, p471, 2Q1887, mother's maiden name MURPHY.
  12. [S190] Index - GRO and Office of National Statistics, England & Wales Civil Registration Qtrly Indexes, Birth: District of Portsea Island, Vol 2b, p443, 1Q1889, mother's maiden name MURPHY.
  13. [S190] Index - GRO and Office of National Statistics, England & Wales Civil Registration Qtrly Indexes, Birth: District of Portsea, Vol 2b, p476, 3Q1890.
  14. [S190] Index - GRO and Office of National Statistics, England & Wales Civil Registration Qtrly Indexes, Birth: District of Portsea Island, Vol 2b, p457, 2Q1898, mother's maiden name MURPHY.
  15. [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.

Ernest Edward WICKS1

(1886 - 1951)
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. Ernest Edward WICKS was born on 18 October 1886 in New Zealand.2

He married Lizzie BROOKE in New Zealand in 1914.3

Ernest was divorced from Lizzie BROOKE at Auckland in 1929.4

Ernest died on 10 November 1951 in New Zealand at age 65.5 He was buried at the Te Puke Old Cemetery in Te Puke.5

Family

Lizzie BROOKE (c 1885 - 1966)
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Citations

  1. [S542] Index - New Zealand BDMs online, at http://www.bdmhistoricalrecords.dia.govt.nz/, Birth Reg. No. 1886/19597.
  2. [S542] Index - New Zealand BDMs online, at http://www.bdmhistoricalrecords.dia.govt.nz/, Birth Reg. No. 1886/19597, as Ernest Edward WICKS.
  3. [S542] Index - New Zealand BDMs online, at http://www.bdmhistoricalrecords.dia.govt.nz/, Marriage Reg. No. 1914/7104.
  4. [S800] National Archives - NZ Archives (Archway), Item ID R6695526, Agency BBAE, Series 4985, Accession A48, Box 98, Record D209/1929.
  5. [S855] Te Puke (old) cemetery listing, at http://freepages.genealogy.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~sooty/…

Ernest Edward WICKS1

(1890 - 1891)
Father*Ernest Edward WICKS1 b. 1858, d. 1903
Mother*Sarah Ann MURPHY1 b. c 1863, d. b 1939
Ernest's birth was registered between July 1890 and September 1890 in Portsmouth, Hampshire.1

Ernest's death was registered between April 1891 and June 1891 in Portsmouth, Hampshire.2
ChartsWicks descendant chart

Citations

  1. [S190] Index - GRO and Office of National Statistics, England & Wales Civil Registration Qtrly Indexes, Birth: District of Portsea, Vol 2b, p476, 3Q1890.
  2. [S190] Index - GRO and Office of National Statistics, England & Wales Civil Registration Qtrly Indexes, Death: District of Portsea, Vol 2b, p301, 2Q1891.

Ethel Rose WICKS1

(1887 - 1963)
Father*Sidney Buckingham WICKS1 b. 1851, d. 1915
Mother*Harriet TIPPETT1 b. c 1864, d. 1917
Her birth was registered as a WESTON (unlike her siblings) and the records show her always using this name. Ethel Rose WICKS was born on 25 December 1887 in New Zealand.2

She married Colin Godfrey CRAWFORD in New Zealand in 1912.3

Ethel died on 6 April 1963 in Bay of Plenty at age 75.4,5 She was buried at the Katikati Cemetery in Katikati.5
Grave - Ethel Rose CRAWFORD (nee WICKS or WESTON)(1887-1963), Katikati, NZ

Family

Colin Godfrey CRAWFORD (1889 - 1943)
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Citations

  1. [S542] Index - New Zealand BDMs online, at http://www.bdmhistoricalrecords.dia.govt.nz/, Birth Reg. No. 1888/3935.
  2. [S542] Index - New Zealand BDMs online, at http://www.bdmhistoricalrecords.dia.govt.nz/, Birth Reg. No. 1888/3935, as Ethel Rose WESTON, with only her mother's name registered.
  3. [S542] Index - New Zealand BDMs online, at http://www.bdmhistoricalrecords.dia.govt.nz/, Marriage Reg. No. 1912/3226.
  4. [S542] Index - New Zealand BDMs online, at http://www.bdmhistoricalrecords.dia.govt.nz/, Death Reg. No. 1963/24502, aged 74.
  5. [S865] Cemetery Marker - , Katikati Cemetery, NZ, Anglican block A, plot 118.

George Tippet WICKS1

(1895 - 1895)
Father*Sidney Buckingham WICKS1 b. 1851, d. 1915
Mother*Harriet TIPPETT1 b. c 1864, d. 1917
George Tippet WICKS was born on 22 January 1895 in New Zealand.2

George died on 15 August 1895 in New Zealand.3
ChartsWicks descendant chart

Citations

  1. [S542] Index - New Zealand BDMs online, at http://www.bdmhistoricalrecords.dia.govt.nz/, Birth Reg. No. 1895/10729.
  2. [S542] Index - New Zealand BDMs online, at http://www.bdmhistoricalrecords.dia.govt.nz/, Birth Reg. No. 1895/10729, as George Tippet WICKS.
  3. [S542] Index - New Zealand BDMs online, at http://www.bdmhistoricalrecords.dia.govt.nz/, Death Reg. No. 1895/4251, aged 6 mths.

Harold Buckingham WICKS1

(1881 - )
Father*Richard Robert WICKS2 b. 1855, d. 1933
Mother*Emily DUNN2 b. c 1859
Harold's birth was registered between January 1881 and March 1881 in Wooburn, Buckinghamshire.2,1
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. Harold was an upholsterer, possibly working with his father.2
ChartsWicks descendant chart

Citations

  1. [S190] Index - GRO and Office of National Statistics, England & Wales Civil Registration Qtrly Indexes, Birth: District of Wycombe, Vol 3a, p599, 1Q1881, mother's maiden name DUNN.
  2. [S430] Census - 31 Mar 1901, UK census, ED 12 RG13-1351 Folio 132; p9.

Harriet WICKS1

(1893 - 1968)
Father*Sidney Buckingham WICKS1 b. 1851, d. 1915
Mother*Harriet TIPPETT1 b. c 1864, d. 1917
Although her birth was registered under WICKS, due to her father's name change she married as a WESTON. Harriet WICKS was born on 27 May 1893 in New Zealand.2

She married Frank Cave HIGGINSON in New Zealand in 1916.3

Harriet died on 29 March 1968 in Te Puke at age 74.4,5 She was buried at the Te Puke Old Cemetery in Te Puke.5

Family

Frank Cave HIGGINSON (1890 - 1965)
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Citations

  1. [S542] Index - New Zealand BDMs online, at http://www.bdmhistoricalrecords.dia.govt.nz/, Birth Reg. No. 1893/13720.
  2. [S542] Index - New Zealand BDMs online, at http://www.bdmhistoricalrecords.dia.govt.nz/, Birth Reg. No. 1893/13720, as Harriet WICKS.
  3. [S542] Index - New Zealand BDMs online, at http://www.bdmhistoricalrecords.dia.govt.nz/, Marriage Reg. No. 1916/3215.
  4. [S542] Index - New Zealand BDMs online, at http://www.bdmhistoricalrecords.dia.govt.nz/, Death Reg. No. 1968/32903, aged 75.
  5. [S855] Te Puke (old) cemetery listing, at http://freepages.genealogy.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~sooty/…

Hazel WICKS

(1920 - 2002)
Father*Sydney Ernest WICKS b. 1889, d. 1961
Mother*Rose Emmeline RUST b. 1891, d. 1972
Hazel PRIDGEON (nee WICKS)(1920-2002) in 1952
Hazel WICKS was born in Edmonton, Middlesex, on 23 November 1920.1

Hazel's marriage to Horace Alfred CLARKE, son of James CLARKE and Maude Amelia POPE, was registered between April 1942 and June 1942 in Edmonton, Middlesex.2

She was widowed at age 22 on the death of her husband Horace on 6 May 1943.3,4

Hazel's second marriage was to Charles William Albert TANDY on 9 March 1946 in Edmonton, Middlesex.3,5

She was the matron of honor at the wedding of Sylvia WICKS and Kenneth James MERISON at Edmonton, Middlesex, on 8 August 1952.3,6
Wedding of Ken MERISON and Sylvia WICKS in August 1952


She was widowed at age 52 on the death of her husband Charles on 5 July 1973.7,8

Hazel's third marriage was to Roy Dennis Oliver PRIDGEON on 21 May 1977 in Southgate, London, Middlesex.3,9

She was widowed at age 74 on the death of her husband Roy on 20 June 1995.10,11

Hazel died on 5 March 2002 at 46 Tweed Drive in Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire, at age 81.12

Family 1

Horace Alfred CLARKE (1916 - 1943)

Family 2

Charles William Albert TANDY (1916 - 1973)
Child

Family 3

Roy Dennis Oliver PRIDGEON (1923 - 1995)
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Rust descendant chart
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Citations

  1. [S190] Index - GRO and Office of National Statistics, England & Wales Civil Registration Qtrly Indexes, Birth: District of Edmonton, Vol 3a, p1070, 4Q1920, mother's maiden name RUST.
  2. [S190] Index - GRO and Office of National Statistics, England & Wales Civil Registration Qtrly Indexes, Marriage: District of Edmonton, Vol 3a, p2688, 2Q1942.
  3. [S254] Letter - D Lane to S Cumming, 11 Feb 2003.
  4. [S196] Commonwealth War Graves Commission, at http://www.cwgc.org
  5. [S190] Index - GRO and Office of National Statistics, England & Wales Civil Registration Qtrly Indexes, Marriage: District of Edmonton, Vol 3a, p1676, 1Q1946.
  6. [S190] Index - GRO and Office of National Statistics, England & Wales Civil Registration Qtrly Indexes, Marriage: District of Edmonton, Vol 5e, p718, 3Q1952.
  7. [S190] Index - GRO and Office of National Statistics, England & Wales Civil Registration Qtrly Indexes, Death: District of Elstree, Vol 4b, p74, 3Q1973, aged 56.
  8. [S677] Index - England High Court of Justice, England & Wales National Probate Calendar, probate recorded at London registry, no. 730128835A.
  9. [S190] Index - GRO and Office of National Statistics, England & Wales Civil Registration Qtrly Indexes, Marriage: District of Enfiels, Vol 12, p657, 2Q1977, her name given as TANDY.
  10. [S677] Index - England High Court of Justice, England & Wales National Probate Calendar, probate recorded at London registry, no. 9551125988K.
  11. [S190] Index - GRO and Office of National Statistics, England & Wales Civil Registration Qtrly Indexes, Death: District of Boston, Register No. C10, District 6101B, entry 251, aged 72.
  12. [S190] Index - GRO and Office of National Statistics, England & Wales Civil Registration Qtrly Indexes, Death: District of Milton Keyes, Reg. No. B28B, district 3261B, entry 75, Mar 2002, aged 81.

Hilda Mary WICKS1

(1885 - 1964)
Father*Ernest Edward WICKS1 b. 1858, d. 1903
Mother*Sarah Ann MURPHY1 b. c 1863, d. b 1939
Hilda Mary WICKS was born in Portsmouth, Hampshire, on 22 April 1885.2,1,3
The siblings Hilda, Irene and Sydney were listed in the 1891 census at 9 Victoria St in Portsea, Hampshire, with their mother Sarah Ann MURPHY.4
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. Hilda was an apprentice dress-maker.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. Hilda was a cartridge-case polisher.5

She married Albert Victor PLAYFORD at St Marks Church, Bushill Park in Edmonton, Middlesex, on 23 March 1913.6

Hilda was present at the wedding of Sydney Ernest WICKS and Rose Emmeline RUST at Tanners End Mission Hall, Stalham Grove in Edmonton, Middlesex, on 22 May 1915. At the time of marriage Sidney described himself as a Private (RAMC), and ex-Insurance Agent, currently residing at the Military Hospital, Belfast; Rose was working as a machinist.7
Wedding of Sidney Ernest WICKS and Rose Emmeline RUST in May 1915


She was listed in the 1939 Register at 21 Oxford Rd in Enfield, Middlesex, with Albert Victor PLAYFORD; he was an electrical wireman. Sydney Victor PLAYFORD was listed as living at the same address.8

She was widowed at age 68 on the death of her husband Albert on 10 July 1953.9,10

She was appointed administrator of Albert Victor PLAYFORD's estate in London, Middlesex, on 6 August 1953.10

Hilda died on 17 April 1964 in Middlesex at age 78.6

Family

Albert Victor PLAYFORD (1892 - 1953)
Child
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Citations

  1. [S190] Index - GRO and Office of National Statistics, England & Wales Civil Registration Qtrly Indexes, Birth: District of Portsea Island, Vol 2b, p464, 2Q1885, mother's maiden name MURPHY.
  2. [S430] Census - 31 Mar 1901, UK census, ED 15 RG13-1262 Folio 123 p29.
  3. [S1044] Census - 29 Sep 1939, UK Register, RG101/0749C/009/13, Letter Code: BEBU, Schedule 97 gives a year of 1887, which must be incorrect, given her birth was registered in 1885.
  4. [S178] Census - 5 Apr 1891, UK census, ED 18 RG12-855 Folio 111 p18-19.
  5. [S687] Census - 2 Apr 1911, UK census, RG14PN7370 RG78PN357 RD132 SD5 ED20 SN274.
  6. [S325] Email - S Playford, email to D Ferguson, 26 Jul 2003.
  7. [S915] GRO England & Wales, marriage record, District of Edmonton, Vol 3a, p1531, entry 144.
  8. [S1044] Census - 29 Sep 1939, UK Register, RG101/0749C/009/13, Letter Code: BEBU, Schedule 97.
  9. [S190] Index - GRO and Office of National Statistics, England & Wales Civil Registration Qtrly Indexes, Death: District of Edmonton, Vol 5e, p263, 3Q1953, aged 61.
  10. [S677] Index - England High Court of Justice, England & Wales National Probate Calendar, administration granted London 6 Aug to Hilda Mary Playford, widow.
  11. [S190] Index - GRO and Office of National Statistics, England & Wales Civil Registration Qtrly Indexes, Birth: District of Edmonton, Vol 3a, p1329, 1Q1914, mother's maiden name WICKS.

Irene Victoria WICKS1

(1887 - 1947)
Father*Ernest Edward WICKS1 b. 1858, d. 1903
Mother*Sarah Ann MURPHY1 b. c 1863, d. b 1939
Irene Victoria WICKS was born in Portsmouth, Hampshire, on 28 April 1887.1,2
The siblings Hilda, Irene and Sydney were listed in the 1891 census at 9 Victoria St in Portsea, Hampshire, with their mother Sarah Ann MURPHY.3
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.4
She was listed in the 1911 census at 'Oakfield', 19 Hill Rd in Carshalton, Surrey, where she was working as a servant in the LINES household.5

Irene's marriage to Ernest A WOOD was registered between April 1921 and June 1921 in Portsmouth, Hampshire.6

She was listed in the 1939 Register at 40 Wilson St in Middlesbrough, Yorkshire Nth Riding.7

Irene's death was registered between October 1947 and December 1947 in Middlesbrough, Yorkshire.8
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Citations

  1. [S190] Index - GRO and Office of National Statistics, England & Wales Civil Registration Qtrly Indexes, Birth: District of Portsea Island, Vol 2b, p471, 2Q1887, mother's maiden name MURPHY.
  2. [S1044] Census - 29 Sep 1939, UK Register, RG101/3221E/002/12, Letter Code: JEAW, Schedule 1; however the birth date of 1888 conflicts with the UK Birth indexes (1887).
  3. [S178] Census - 5 Apr 1891, UK census, ED 18 RG12-855 Folio 111 p18-19.
  4. [S430] Census - 31 Mar 1901, UK census, ED 15 RG13-1262 Folio 123 p29.
  5. [S687] Census - 2 Apr 1911, UK census, RG14PN2924 RG78PN101 RD31 SD1 ED2 SN247.
  6. [S190] Index - GRO and Office of National Statistics, England & Wales Civil Registration Qtrly Indexes, Marriage: District of Portsmouth, Vol 2b, p1000, 2Q1921.
  7. [S1044] Census - 29 Sep 1939, UK Register, RG101/3221E/002/12, Letter Code: JEAW, Schedule 1.
  8. [S190] Index - GRO and Office of National Statistics, England & Wales Civil Registration Qtrly Indexes, Death: District of Middlesbrough, Vol 1b, p690, 4Q1947, aged 60.