Ernest Weeks POCOCK1

(1877 - 1956)
Ernest Weeks POCOCK was born in Devizes, Wiltshire, on 18 March 1877.2,3

He married Jane (Jean) Cameron FERGUSON, daughter of Angus FERGUSON and Agnes Ross DICKSON, in Winnipeg, Manitoba, on 15 April 1920.1

He worked until 1942 as a salesman for the International Harvester and J.I. Case Companies and patented a new form of tractor controlling device in 1918 (granted 1919 - US patent 1326369A).2

Ernest died on 16 December 1956 at 2672 Oxford St in Vancouver, British Columbia, at age 79 of arteriosclerosis and broncho-pneumonia; his wife was the informant.2

Family

Jane (Jean) Cameron FERGUSON (1898 - 1967)
ChartsThomas Fergusson (c1758-1844) descendancy

Citations

  1. [S1176] Website BDM Archives of Manitoba (http://vitalstats.gov.mb.ca/Query.php) "Reg. No. 1920.019136."
  2. [S1177] Vital Record - BDM Archives of British Columbia, Death Reg. No. 1956-09-013390, BC Archives Mfilm No. B13230, GSU Mfilm No. 2033146.
  3. [S190] Index - GRO and Office of National Statistics, England & Wales Civil Registration Qtrly Indexes, Birth: District of Devizes, Vol 5a, p100, 2Q1877, mother's maiden name WEEKS.

Eliza Ann POGUE1

(1894 - 1987)
Eliza Ann POGUE was born in York, Ontario, on 7 February 1894.2

She married Robert Harry Wingate McINNES, son of James McINNES and Mary McLEOD, at Cookes Church in Toronto, Ontario, on 15 July 1920.3

She was widowed at age 81 on the death of her husband Robert on 27 February 1975.4

Eliza died in 1987 in Canada. She was buried in 1987 at the St James Cemetery, 635 Parliament St.5

Family

Robert Harry Wingate McINNES (1893 - 1975)
Child
ChartsMartin McInnes descendancy

Citations

  1. [S1054] National Archives - Canadian archives.
  2. [S1054] National Archives - Canadian archives, Ontario Births, Series MS929; Reel 124; dau of John POGUE and Eliza Ann DONLEY.
  3. [S1054] National Archives - Canadian archives, Ontario Marriages, 1869-1928; Series MS932; Reel 518.
  4. [S1054] National Archives - Canadian archives, Personnel Records of First World War, RG 150, Accession 1992-93/166, Box 6889 - 11, item no. 154780 (CEF).
  5. [S1079] Cemetery Marker - , St James Cemetery, Toronto.
  6. [S1139] Email - Patricia (McInnes) Angell, email from Patricia (McInnes) Angell to D Ferguson, from Mar 2018 onwards.

Elizabeth Ledward POLLARD1

(1890 - )
Elizabeth Ledward POLLARD was born in Richmond, Melbourne, Victoria, on 22 November 1890.1,2

She married Robert ASHBURNER, son of William George ASHBURNER and Mary Agnes SALMON, at the Cathedral of St George in Cape Town, Cape of Good Hope, on 17 February 1920. He gave his occupation as 'mechanical engineer' and residence as Germiston, Transvaal, while she gave her normal residence as Kensington, England.3

She was listed in the 1939 Register at the Engineer's House, Hill View Sanatorium in Midhurst, Sussex, with Robert ASHBURNER.2

Family

Robert ASHBURNER (1894 - 1979)

Citations

  1. [S502] Index - Victoria BDMs online, at https://online.justice.vic.gov.au/bdm/indexsearch.doj, Birth Reg. No. 36006/1890, dau of Geo Arthur POLLARD and Alice PEARCEY.
  2. [S1044] Census - 29 Sep 1939, UK Register, RG101/2631E/016/7, Letter Code: ENHX, Schedule 150.
  3. [S871] FamilySearch, at https://familysearch.org/, South Africa, Church of the Province of Sth Africa, Parish Registers, 1801-2004, FHL film 5029442, image 178.

James POOLE1

(1781 - 1805)
He was baptised on 13 May 1781 at Cripplegate, London, Middlesex.2

He married Mary SMYTH, daughter of John SMYTH and Sarah OSMENT, at St Giles in Cripplegate, London, Middlesex, on 7 April 1801.3

James died in July 1805 in London, Middlesex, at age 24.4 He was buried on 24 July 1805 at the Bunhill Fields Dissenter's Cemetery.4

Family

Mary SMYTH (1778 - 1844)
Child

Citations

  1. [S189] International Genealogical Index (IGI).
  2. [S871] FamilySearch, at https://familysearch.org/, FHL film no. 380208, son of Edward and Elixabeth POOLE.
  3. [S581] London Metropolitan Archives, at http://www.ancestry.co.uk, Guildhall, St Giles without Cripplegate, Marriages, 1798 - 1812, P69/GIS/A/01/Ms 6421/3.
  4. [S667] England & Wales Non-Conformist & Non-Parochial Registers 1567-1970, at http://www.ancestry.co.uk, Registers of Births, Marriages and Deaths surrendered to the Non-parochial Registers Commissions of 1837 and 1857; Class RG 4-3990.

Sarah Smyth POOLE1

(1804 - 1862)
Father*James POOLE1 b. 1781, d. 1805
Mother*Mary SMYTH1 b. 1778, d. 1844
Sarah Smyth POOLE was born on 9 February 1804 in London, Middlesex,2 and was baptised on 1 May 1804 at St Lukes Independent Tabernacle in Finsbury.2

She was named as a beneficiary of the will of Robert FORSAITH, her step-father, dated 5 September 1817 at Wades Place, Mile End Row in Middlesex.3

Sarah was named executrix and beneficiary in the will of Mary SMYTH, her mother, dated 23 February 1841 at 3 White Horse Lane, Stepney in London, Middlesex; she was to receive £230 plus 1/4 of the remainder of the estate (shared with her siblings) and half of her mother's household goods, furniture, plate, linen, china, wearing apparel, books, pictures and residue of her personal estate.4
The siblings Mary, John and Sarah were listed in the 1841 census at White Horse Lane, Mile End Old Town (Lower) in Tower Hamlets, Stepney, Middlesex, with their mother Mary SMYTH. Sarah was a school mistress.5

Sarah Smyth POOLE and John Smyth FORSAITH were appointed executors of Mary SMYTH's estate in England on 17 July 1844.4

She was named as a beneficiary of the will of John Smyth FORSAITH, her half-brother, dated 16 October 1844 at 3 White Horse Lane, Stepney in London, Middlesex; all property was to be divided equally amongst the siblings.6

She was listed in the 1851 census as Head of Family at 3 Darnley Rd in Gravesend, Kent; her occupation was given as 'fund holder' and her step-sister Mary Smyth FORSAITH was also present in the household.7

She was listed in the 1861 census as Head of Family at 2 Park Rd Cottages in Bromley, Kent; her occupation was given as 'fund holder' and her step-sister Mary Smyth FORSAITH was also present in the household.8

Sarah died on 9 September 1862 at 2 Park Rd cottages in Bromley, Kent, at age 58.9

Her will was probated on 8 October 1862 with Mary Smyth FORSAITH appointed executrix of effects less than £800.9

Citations

  1. [S189] International Genealogical Index (IGI).
  2. [S189] International Genealogical Index (IGI), Batch No: C037161, Source Call No 597086.
  3. [S449] Will - Robert Forsaith, UK PRO prob11/1598 image 134.
  4. [S448] Will - Mary Smyth, UK PRO prob11/2001 image 306.
  5. [S117] Census - 6 Jun 1841, UK census, ED 25 HO107-713-8 Folio 43 p13.
  6. [S455] Will - John S Forsaith.
  7. [S118] Census - 30 Mar 1851, UK census, ED 1g HO107-1608 Folio 182 p16 GSU roll 193508.
  8. [S340] Census - 7 Apr 1861, UK census, ED 13 RG9-463 Folio 114 p36 GSU roll 542643.
  9. [S677] Index - England High Court of Justice, England & Wales National Probate Calendar, will was proved at the Principal Registry by oath of Mary Smyth FORSAITH, spinster the sister by half-blood and the sole executrix.

Maude Amelia POPE1

(1882 - 1940)
Maude Amelia POPE was born in Surrey on 8 February 1882.2,3 and was baptised on 23 April 1882 at All Saints in Kingston on Thames.2

She married James CLARKE in England on 13 April 1903.1

She was listed in the 1939 Register at 82 Silver St in Edmonton, Middlesex, with James CLARKE; he was a retired insurance agent. Doris Ivy Maude CLARKE, Hubert J CLARKE and Eric Albert CLARKE were listed as living at the same address.3

Maude's death was registered in December 1940 in Edmonton, Middlesex, at age 58.4

Family

James CLARKE (1877 - )
Children

Citations

  1. [S196] Commonwealth War Graves Commission, at http://www.cwgc.org
  2. [S418] Ancestry.com - misc sources, at http://www.ancestry.com/, Anglican Parish Registers. Woking, Surrey, England: Surrey History Centre.
  3. [S1044] Census - 29 Sep 1939, UK Register, RG101/0730H/002/35, Letter Code: BDAH, Schedule 17.
  4. [S190] Index - GRO and Office of National Statistics, England & Wales Civil Registration Qtrly Indexes, Death: District of Edmonton, Vol 3a, p1684, aged 57.
  5. [S190] Index - GRO and Office of National Statistics, England & Wales Civil Registration Qtrly Indexes, Birth: District of Edmonton, Vol 3a, p1408, 3Q1914, mother's maiden name POPE.
  6. [S190] Index - GRO and Office of National Statistics, England & Wales Civil Registration Qtrly Indexes, Birth: District of Edmonton, Vol 3a, p804, 2Q1919.
  7. [S190] Index - GRO and Office of National Statistics, England & Wales Civil Registration Qtrly Indexes, Birth: District of Edmonton, Vol 3a, p920, 4Q1922.

James PORTEOUS1

James married Susannah Elizabeth BARRON on 25 March 1925 in Queensland.1

Family

Susannah Elizabeth BARRON (1857 - 1935)

Citations

  1. [S488] Index - Queensland BDMs (online and fiche), at https://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Marriage Reg. No. 1925/C1915, p3234.

Sophia POULTER

(1768 - 1839)
She was baptised in Queenborough, Kent, on 22 February 1768.1

She married Robert WICKS at St Alphege in Greenwich, Kent, on 2 March 1792.2

Sophia's death was registered between April 1839 and June 1839 in Greenwich, London, Middlesex.3 She was buried on 22 April 1839 at the St Pauls in Deptford.4

Family

Robert WICKS ( - 1839)
Children
ChartsWicks descendant chart

Citations

  1. [S871] FamilySearch, at https://familysearch.org/, England, Select Births and Christenings, 1538-1975, FHL film 1473719, parents William POULTER and Elizabeth.
  2. [S581] London Metropolitan Archives, at http://www.ancestry.co.uk, Church of England Parish Registers, 1754-1931; Ref. No. P78/ALF/034.
  3. [S190] Index - GRO and Office of National Statistics, England & Wales Civil Registration Qtrly Indexes, Death: District of Greenwich, Vol 5, p161, 2Q1839.
  4. [S871] FamilySearch, at https://familysearch.org/, England, Select Deaths and Burials, 1538-1991, FHL film 254588, ref ID QM104 P98 R.778, aged 73.
  5. [S871] FamilySearch, at https://familysearch.org/, England, Select Births and Christenings, 1538-1975, FHL film 1752016, but suspect as parents are given as Robert WICKS and Sarah (not Sophia).
  6. [S871] FamilySearch, at https://familysearch.org/, England, Select Births and Christenings, 1538-1975, FHL film 1752061 or 1473719, parents Robert WICKS and Sophia.
  7. [S871] FamilySearch, at https://familysearch.org/, England, Select Births and Christenings, 1538-1975, FHL film 1752061, parents Robert WICKS and Sophia.

Iris Dawn POWLEY1

(1929 - 1995)
Iris Dawn POWLEY was born on 31 August 1929 in Auckland.1,2

She married Kenneth Richard Henry MATTHEWS, son of Kenneth Lionel MATTHEWS and Kathleen Marella CLARKE, in Auckland on 10 April 1954.1,3,4

She was widowed at age 51 on the death of her husband Kenneth on 4 October 1980.1,3

Iris died in 1995 in New Zealand.5

Family

Kenneth Richard Henry MATTHEWS (1923 - 1980)
ChartsStephen Blomfield (c1750?-1809) descendancy

Citations

  1. [S265] Book - Edgar T. Jones, George & Martha Clarke Family Tree, p34.
  2. [S542] Index - New Zealand BDMs online, at http://www.bdmhistoricalrecords.dia.govt.nz/, Death Reg. No. 1995/29683 gives this birthdate.
  3. [S312] Electronic Files - A Robinson, and subsequent correspondence.
  4. [S443] CD - NZ Marriages, CD - NZ Marriages 1836-1956 V2, NZ Registrar General's Folio 1432.
  5. [S542] Index - New Zealand BDMs online, at http://www.bdmhistoricalrecords.dia.govt.nz/, Death Reg. No. 1995/29683.

Michael Maynard PREBBLE

(c 1939 - 1998)
Michael PREBBLE
(c1939-1998)
May 1987
Schoolmaster. Michael Maynard PREBBLE was born circa 1939.1

Michael died on 18 April 1998 in New Zealand.2 He was cremated at the Karori Crematorium on 24 April 1998.2 His ashes were buried on 14 July 2018 at Makara Cemetery, 101 Wakefield St.3

Citations

  1. [S570] Wellington City Cemeteries database, at https://wellington.govt.nz/services/community-and-culture/…, Record number 66610 - age given as 59.
  2. [S570] Wellington City Cemeteries database, at https://wellington.govt.nz/services/community-and-culture/…, Record number 66610.
  3. [S570] Wellington City Cemeteries database, at https://wellington.govt.nz/services/community-and-culture/…, Makara Cemetery, Section 01/2A, record 116169.