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Family of John Coomber FRIEND and Margaret Eliza VENESS

Husband: John Coomber FRIEND (1855- )
Wife: Margaret Eliza VENESS (1859- )
Children: John Coomber FRIEND (1884- )
Charley FRIEND (1886-1948)
Margaret FRIEND (1887- )
Marriage 2 Jun 1883 Hastings, Sussex1,2
Saint Clements, Hastings, Sussex

Husband: John Coomber FRIEND

Name: John Coomber FRIEND
Sex: Male
Father: John FRIEND ( - )
Mother: Ann ? ( - )
Birth Q2 1855 Horsted Keynes, Sussex3,4
Christening 2 Dec 1855 (age 0) Horsted Keynes, Sussex5
Census 3 Apr 1881 (age 25-26) 29 Catlin Street, Bermondsey, Surrey
RG11/0570/43/38
Occupation Wine Cellarman4

Wife: Margaret Eliza VENESS

Name: Margaret Eliza VENESS
Sex: Female
Father: John VENESS ( - )
Mother: Charlotte ? ( - )
Birth Q4 1859 Hastings, Sussex6
Christening 13 Nov 1859 (age -1-0) Hastings, Sussex7
All Saints, Hastings, Sussex
Census 3 Apr 1881 (age 21) 29 Catlin Street, Bermondsey, Surrey
RG11/0570/43/38

Child 1: John Coomber FRIEND

Name: John Coomber FRIEND
Sex: Male
Birth Q4 1884 Hastings, Sussex8

Child 2: Charley FRIEND

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Spouse: Florence Eleanor JAQUES

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Spouse: Florence Eleanor JAQUES

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Spouse: Florence Eleanor JAQUES

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Spouse: Florence Eleanor JAQUES, 1947, age 58

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Spouse: Florence Eleanor JAQUES, 1947, age 58

Name: Charley FRIEND
Sex: Male
Spouse: Florence Eleanor JAQUES (1888-1973)
Birth 4 Feb 1886 Hastings, Sussex9
Occupation Cinema Projectionist ; Bookmaker10
Census 2 Apr 1911 (age 25) Peckham, Surrey11
109, King's Road, Peckham, London SE
Occupation 2 Apr 1911 (age 25) Electrician; Peckham, Surrey11
Census 29 Sep 1939 (age 53) Camberwell, London, England12
94 Gordon Road
Occupation 29 Sep 1939 (age 53) Cinema Projectionist; Camberwell, London, England12
Will 1948 (age 61-62)13
Charley Friend
94 Gordon Road, Peckham
Died 9th December 1948 at St Thomas's Hospital, Lambeth London
Administration London 26th September 1949 to
Florence Eleanor Friend (Widow)

£422 4s 1d
Death 9 Dec 1948 (age 62) St Thomas's Hospital, Lambeth, London13
94 Gordon Road, Peckham, London

Child 3: Margaret FRIEND

Name: Margaret FRIEND
Sex: Female
Birth Q3 1887 Hastings, Sussex14

Note on Husband: John Coomber FRIEND - shared note

On LDS 1881 Census CD ROM he is listed as "Johnes H. Friend" and his wife as "Elizabeth" - but as he is the only "Johan Friend" listed in the National Index, it is reasonable to suppose that this is the correct family.

Sources

1"Information from Free Births, Marriages, and Deaths website: http://freebmd.rootsweb.com/" (Internet). Assessment: Secondary evidence.
Text From Source: Database: England and Wales, Civil Registration Index: 1837-1983

November 20, 2004
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Name Year Quarter District County Volume Page

Friend, John Coomber 1883 June Hastings Sussex 2b 39

Veness, Margaret Eliza 1883 June Hastings Sussex 2b 39
Internet. Call Number: http://freebmd.rootsweb.com/ (electronic).
2Church of the Latter Day Saints, "http://www.familysearch.org/".
Text From Source: Family Search website
Assessment: Secondary evidence.
Text From Source: IGI Individual Record FamilySearch™ International Genealogical Index v5.0
British Isles
Search Results | Download | Pedigree

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JOHN COOMBER FRIEND
Male Family


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Event(s):
Birth:
Christening:
Death:
Burial:


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Marriages:
Spouse: MARGARET ELIZA VENESS Family
Marriage: 02 JUN 1883 Saint Clements, Hastings, Sussex, England



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Messages:
Extracted marriage record for locality listed in the record. The source records are usually arranged chronologically by the marriage date.


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Source Information:
Batch No.: Dates: Source Call No.: Type: Printout Call No.: Type:

M041243 1813 - 1884 1067178 Film NONE


Sheet:
Internet. Call Number: http://www.familysearch.org/ (electronic).
3GRO Indexes.
Text From Source: BMD Search result details

Civil Registration event: Marriage
Name: JAMES, Benjamin
Registration District: Help St. George Hanover Square
County: London
Year of Registration: 1853
Quarter of Registration: Apr-May-Jun
Spouse's last name: Not available before 1912
Volume No: Help 1A
Page No: Help 343

BMD Search result details

Civil Registration event: Marriage
Name: STOREY, Jane
Registration District: Help St. George Hanover Square
County: London
Year of Registration: 1853
Quarter of Registration: Apr-May-Jun
Spouse's last name: Not available before 1912
Volume No: Help 1A
Page No: Help 343
Assessment: Secondary evidence.
Text From Source: Births:

Jun 1855

Friend, John Cuckfield 2b 114
Family Records Centre, 1 Myddleton Street, LONDON, EC1R 1UW. Tel: 020 8392 5300.
41881 census entry.
Text From Source: 1881 census entry PRO Chancery Lane [Microfilm]
5Church of the Latter Day Saints, "http://www.familysearch.org/".
Text From Source: Family Search website
Assessment: Secondary evidence.
Text From Source: IGI Individual Record FamilySearch™ International Genealogical Index v5.0
British Isles
Search Results | Download | Pedigree

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JOHN COMBER FRIEND
Male


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Event(s):
Birth:
Christening: 02 DEC 1855 Horsted Keynes, Sussex, England

Death:
Burial:


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Parents:
Father: JOHN FRIEND Family
Mother: ANN


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Messages:
Extracted birth or christening record for the locality listed in the record. The source records are usually arranged chronologically by the birth or christening date.


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Source Information:
Batch No.: Dates: Source Call No.: Type: Printout Call No.: Type:

C070651 1605 - 1711 0918472, 0416747 Film 6902097 Film

C070651 1638 - 1876 0918472, 0416747 Film NONE


Sheet: 00
Internet. Call Number: http://www.familysearch.org/ (electronic).
6"Information from Free Births, Marriages, and Deaths website: http://freebmd.rootsweb.com/" (Internet). Assessment: Secondary evidence.
Text From Source: Name: VENESS, Margaret Eliza
Record Type: Births
Quarter: December
Year: 1859
District: Hastings
County: Sussex
Volume: 2b
Page: 18
Internet. Call Number: http://freebmd.rootsweb.com/ (electronic).
7Church of the Latter Day Saints, "http://www.familysearch.org/".
Text From Source: Family Search website
Text From Source: IGI Individual Record FamilySearch™ International Genealogical Index v5.0
British Isles
Search Results | Download | Pedigree

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Margaret Eliza Veness
Female


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Event(s):
Birth:
Christening: 13 NOV 1859 All Saints, Hastings, Sussex, England

Death:
Burial:


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Parents:
Father: John Veness Family
Mother: Charlotte


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Source Information:
Batch No.: Dates: Source Call No.: Type: Printout Call No.: Type:

C000482 Film
Internet. Call Number: http://www.familysearch.org/ (electronic).
8"Information from Free Births, Marriages, and Deaths website: http://freebmd.rootsweb.com/" (Internet). Assessment: Secondary evidence.
Text From Source: Births Dec 1884 (>99%)
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FRIEND John Coomber Hastings 2b 19
Internet. Call Number: http://freebmd.rootsweb.com/ (electronic).
9Ibid. Assessment: Secondary evidence.
Text From Source: Name: FRIEND, Charley
Record Type: Births
Quarter: March
Year: 1886
District: Hastings
County: Sussex
Volume: 2b
Page: 23
10Taped conversation with Nelly Maude Jaques.
Text From Source: Taped conversation with Nelly Maude Jaques
Circa 1990.
Graham Hoadly.
11"Census 1911 (Charley Friend) Peckham, Surrey RG14/PN2567".
Text From Source: Name: Relationship to head: Marital Status: Years married: Sex: Age in 1911: Occupation: Where born:
HENDERSON, HERBERT REUBEN HEAD MARRIED M 50 PENSIONER POST OFFICE MARYLEBONE LONDON
HENDERSON, MARY JANE WIFE MARRIED 21 F 47 DOMESTIC DUTIES CARISLE CUMBERLAND
HENDERSON, WILLIAM ARMBROSE SON SI8 M 20 ELECTRICIAN WISEMAN NEWCASTLE ON TYNE
HENDERSON, ROBERT JAMES SON SI8 M 18 ELECTRICIAN WISEMAN LONDON PECKHAM
HENDERSON, GEORGINA GERTRUDE DAUGHTER SENGL F 16 CASHIER LONDON PECKHAM
HENDERSON, ELIZABETH CATHERINE DAUGHTER SINGLE F 14 DOMESTIC DUTIES LONDON PECKHAM
HENDERSON, HERBERT REUBEN SON SINGLE M 8 SCHOOL LONDON PECKHAM
FRIEND, CHARLEY BOARDER SINGLE M 25 ELECTRICIAN HASTING SUSSEX

FRIEND CHARLEY (RG14PN2567 RG78PN86 RD27 SD5 ED24 SN126)
Address 109 KING'S ROAD PECKHAM S E County London
District Camberwell Subdistrict Peckham North
Enumeration District 24 Parish Camberwell
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Source: Census 1911 (Charley Friend) Peckham, Surrey RG14/PN2567, Charley Friend 1911

12"Census 1939 Camberwell, London, England RG101/0101J/011/35 Letter Code: AEWQ" (RG101/0101J/011/35 Letter Code: AEWQ).
Text From Source: Name of person,Married name,Gender,Birthdate,Condition as to marriage,Rank, Profession or Occupation,Occupation comment,Comments
Charles FRIEND,,M,4 FEB 1886,Married,Cinema Projectionist,,
Florence E FRIEND,,F,8 OCT 1888,Married,House Keeper,,
Albert G HILLIER,,M,29 MAY 1911,Married,Grocer,Auxilliary Fire Service,
Olive M HILLIER,,F,26 SEP 1912,Married,House Keeper,,
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Source: Census 1939 Camberwell, London, England RG101/0101J/011/35 Letter Code: AEWQ, Census UK 1939 RG101/0101J/011/35 Letter Code: AEWQ

13"Probate Indexes".
Principal Registry of the Family Division
Principal Probate Registry
First Avenue House
42-49 High Holborn
LONDON
WC1V 6NP

Visited by Graham Hoadly 20 June 2005.
Principal Registry Family Division, First Avenue House, 42-49 High Holborn, LONDON, WC1V 6NP. Tel: 020 7947 6946.
14"Information from Free Births, Marriages, and Deaths website: http://freebmd.rootsweb.com/" (Internet). Assessment: Secondary evidence.
Text From Source: Births Dec 1887 (95%)
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Friend Margaret Hastings 2b 22
Internet. Call Number: http://freebmd.rootsweb.com/ (electronic).