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William James BECKWITH  1882 - 1949 PIONEER    PARENTS    LIFE    NOTES    LABELS    PHOTOS    THANK YOU

PIONEER

William James BECKWITH  1882 - 1949

aka William James Beckwith, William J. Beckwith, W. J. Beckwith, W. Beckwith, William Beckwith
nationality
occupation (recording) engineer
birth .. Oct/Nov/Dec 1882, St Olave, Southwark, London, Surrey, ENGLAND
baptism 27 May 1883, Christ Church, Bermondsey, Southwark, London
death 5 Jan 1949, Hillingdon Hospital, Uxbridge, Middlesex, ENGLAND (66y)
burial
marriage married on .. July/Aug/Sep 1944, Hendon, Middlesex to:
Phyllis Mina PERCY

b. 17 Oct 1892, Fulham, London, Middlesex
d. .. July/Aug/Sep 1974, Brent, Greater London, ENGLAND


PARENTS

father Alfred Nathaniel BECKWITH

b. .. Oct/Nov/Dec 1856, Ware, Hertfordshire
d. .. Apr/May/June 1941, Newton Abbot, Devonshire (84y)

mother Elizabeth EDWORTHY

b. .. Jan/Feb/Mar 1854, Sampford Courtenay (or Wellington S.?), Devon
d. .. Oct/Nov/Dec 1932, Newton Abbot, Devonshire (78y)

marriage they got married on 25 Dec 1875, St Nicholas, Deptford, Lewisham, Middlesex
children
  • Elizabeth Harriett

    b. 29 May 1876 - bapt.: 18 June 1876, Christ Church, Deptford, Lewisham, Middlesex
    d. ........

  • Eliza Ann ("Annie")

    b. .. Apr/May/June 1878, St Olave, ....... - bapt.: 21 Apr 1878, ...........
    d. .............

  • Maud(e) Emily

    b. .. Apr/May/June 1878, St Olave, ........ - bapt.: 21 Apr 1878, ........
    d. ..........

  • Alfred

    b. ......., Bermondsey, London
    d. ................

  • Sophia

    b. ..........., Camberwell/Bermondsey, London
    d. ..............

  • William James

    b. .. Oct/Nov/Dec 1882, St Olave, Southwark, London, Surrey
    d. 5 Jan 1949, Hillingdon Hospital, Uxbridge, Middlesex, ENGLAND (66y)

  • James N.

    b. ............, Bermondsey, London
    d. ...............

  • Emma A. R.

    b. ............., Bermondsey, London
    d. ...............

  • George Edward

    b. .. Oct/Nov/Dec 1890, St Saviour Southwark/Bermondsey, London, Surrey - bapt.: 2 Apr 1893, ..........
    d. .................

  • Ada Ellen

    b. ..........., Bermondsey, London - bapt.: 2 Apr 1893
    d. ...............

  • Florence

    b. ............, Bermondsey, London
    d. ..............

  • Samuel

    b. .............., Bethnal Green, London
    d. .............

  • Cecil

    b. .............., Bethnal Green, London
    d. ...............


LIFE


1881 ENGLAND & WALES CENSUS (Avondale Square, Lambeth, Camberwell, London):
Alfred BECKWITH (25y) Police Constable
Elizabeth BECKWITH (27y)
- Annie (3y)
- Maude (3y)
- Alfred (1y)
- Sophia (under 1m)



1891 ENGLAND & WALES CENSUS (New Church St., Bermondsey, Southwark, London):
Alfred BECKWITH (35y) Metropolitan Police Constable
Elizabeth BECKWITH (37y)
- Alfred (11y)
- Sophia (10y)
- William J. (8y)
- James N. 5y)
- Emma A. R. (2y)
- George E. (2m)



1901 ENGLAND & WALES CENSUS (Old Ford Rd., Bethnal Green, London, ENGLAND):
Alfred BECKWITH (45) Police Constable
Elizabeth BECKWITH (47)
- Alfred (21y) mechanical engineer
- William (18y) porter Railway
- James (15y)
- Emma (12y)
- George (10y)
- Ada (8y)
- Florence (6y)
- Samuel (4y)
- Cecil (2y)



recorder (am/ar ; BM/CM)

Home address in 1949: 23 Egerton Road, Wembley, London


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