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Lucy Elizabeth Preston

Female 1896 - 1980  (84 years)


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  • Name Lucy Elizabeth Preston  [1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7
    Birth Abt 1895  Portsea, Hampshire Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Birth Abt 1895  Portsmouth, Hampshire Find all individuals with events at this location  [8
    Birth Abt 1896  [2
    • age 33 at marriage
    Birth Abt Feb 1896  Portsea RD, Hampshire Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Born 13 Feb 1896  Portsea, Hampshire Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Female 
    Birth 13 Feb 1896  [3, 9
    Birth 13 Feb 1897  [10
    Residence 31 Mar 1901  346 Fratton Road, Portsmouth, Hampshire Find all individuals with events at this location  [8
    • Living with parents, one sister and three brothers
      Father was from Ireland
    Occupation 2 Apr 1911  [8
    Apprentice to Milliner 
    Residence 2 Apr 1911  348 Fratton Road, Portsmouth, Hampshire Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    • living with Lucy Mersh, described as cousin, next door to her address ten years earlier and where her father still lives.
      Father's birthplace clarified as Spittle, Galway, which is probably the village of Spiddal, to the West of Galway town.
    Baptism 23 Mar 1914  St John the Baptist, Rowland's Castle, Hampshire Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Residence 23 Mar 1914  Rose Cottage, Cornely Hill, Redhill, Hampshire Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Occupation 12 Aug 1919  [7
    Milliner's Assistant 
    Residence 12 Aug 1919  12 Chelsea Road, Portsmouth, Hampshire Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
    Residence 20 Aug 1922  12 Chelsea Road, Southsea, Hampshire Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    Residence 18 Jul 1929  The Limes, Lendorber Avenue, Cosham, Hampshire Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Residence 20 Feb 1937  22 Kemps, Hurstpierpoint, Sussex Find all individuals with events at this location  [11
    Occupation 29 Sep 1939  [10
    Boot & Shoe Retailer 
    Residence 29 Sep 1939  22 Kemps, Hurstpierpoint, Sussex Find all individuals with events at this location  [10
    Will 3 Nov 1966  22 Kemps, Hurstpierpoint, Sussex Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Residence 1980  22 Kemps, Hurstpierpoint, Sussex Find all individuals with events at this location  [12
    Death 23 Mar 1980  [12
    Death Abt May 1980  Cuckfield RD, Sussex Find all individuals with events at this location  [9
    Name Lucey E Unknown  [10
    Name Lucy E Preston  [8, 13
    Name Lucy E Unknown  [11
    Name Lucy Elizabeth Howes  [9, 12
    Probate 2 May 1980  Winchester RD, Hampshire Find all individuals with events at this location  [12
    • Effects: £2,071
      ref: 803305699M
      Executrix and sole beneficiary: Mrs Gloria Joyce Doggett, daughter
    Died 23 May 1980  22 Kemps, Hurstpierpoint, Sussex Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Notes 
    • daughter of Edward James Preston, Pensioned Rigger at His Majesty's Dockyard, & Mary, nee Stallard
      stated to be the mother of William on the latter's death certificate, but we currently doubt that.
      A Lucy Elizabeth Preston was born Q1 1896 in Portsea, which might yet be important when the birthplace of William is remembered, or perhaps it is just coincidence
    Person ID I141837  ONS
    Last Modified 1 Apr 2019 

    Children 
     1. Gloria Joyce Preston,   b. 12 Aug 1919, 11 Nelson Place, Lymington, Hampshire Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Abt Jan 1999, SE Hampshire RD, Hampshire Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 79 years)
    Last Modified 4 Mar 2019 
    Family ID F45001  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 2 William Joseph Mann,   b. 6 Oct 1899, 22 Buckingham Place, Portsea, Hampshire Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 21 Aug 1938, 61 High Street, Portsmouth, Hampshire Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 38 years) 
    Married Yes, date unknown 
    Notes 
    • Marriage Status: Never Married
    Children 
    +1. William Howes,   b. 20 Aug 1922, 265 Milton Road, Southsea, Hampshire Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 30 Jan 2014, Shellharbour Hospital, Mount Warrigai, New South Wales, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 91 years)
    Last Modified 1 Apr 2019 
    Family ID F44442  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 3 William Howes,   b. 18 Jul 1891, Hethersett, Norfolk Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 20 Feb 1937, Royal Sussex County Hospital, Brighton, Sussex Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 45 years) 
    Married 18 Jul 1929  Register Office, Portsmouth, Hampshire Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    • by licence
    William Howes and Lucy Elizabeth Preston MC
    William Howes and Lucy Elizabeth Preston MC
    Witness 18 Jul 1929  [2
    • Attribute Value: E J Preston
    Witness 18 Jul 1929  [2
    • Attribute Value: W C Preston
    Married Abt Aug 1929  Portsmouth RD, Hampshire Find all individuals with events at this location  [13
    Children 
    +1. William Howes,   b. 20 Aug 1922, 265 Milton Road, Southsea, Hampshire Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 30 Jan 2014, Shellharbour Hospital, Mount Warrigai, New South Wales, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 91 years)  [Adopted]
    Last Modified 18 Jan 2019 
    Family ID F43249  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBirth - Abt 1895 - Portsea, Hampshire Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBirth - Abt 1895 - Portsmouth, Hampshire Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBirth - Abt Feb 1896 - Portsea RD, Hampshire Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 13 Feb 1896 - Portsea, Hampshire Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 18 Jul 1929 - Register Office, Portsmouth, Hampshire Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - Abt Aug 1929 - Portsmouth RD, Hampshire Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDeath - Abt May 1980 - Cuckfield RD, Sussex Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsProbate - 2 May 1980 - Winchester RD, Hampshire Link to Google Earth
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    Pin Legend  : Address       : Location       : City/Town       : County/Shire       : State/Province       : Country       : Not Set

  • Sources 
    1. [S2833] Death report - stepson.

    2. [S50] Marriage cert.

    3. [S1750] FindMyPast - Parish baptism transcripts, findmypast.com.

    4. [S476] BMD register (England & Wales) - births - multiple sources.

    5. [S156] 1911 census - UK.

    6. [S511] Birth record - son.

    7. [S12] Birth cert - Daughter.

    8. [S6] 1901 census.

    9. [S480] BMD register (England & Wales) - deaths - multiple sources.

    10. [S1956] 1939 Register, findmypast.com, ancestry.com.

    11. [S461] Death report - spouse.

    12. [S117] probate records.

    13. [S475] BMD register (England & Wales) - marriages - multiple sources.