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Family of Walter Robert DYER and Iris Lily OWEN

Husband: Walter Robert DYER (1900?-1939)
Wife: Iris Lily OWEN (1902-1990)
Marriage 4 Sep 1930 St. Oswald's Church, Oswestry, Shropshire1

Husband: Walter Robert DYER


Walter Robert DYER

Name: Walter Robert DYER2
Sex: Male
Father: Edwin Albert Robert DYER (1864-1909)
Mother: Julia (GOODALL) HAMBLEN (1871-1937)
Birth Nov 1900 (est) Hanworth, Middlesex3
Baptism 16 Dec 1900 (age 0) Hanworth, Middlesex3
Occupation Flour Salesman2
Residence 16 Dec 1900 (age 0) Hanworth, Middlesex3
Will 1939 (age 38-39)4
Walter Robert Dyer of
10 Gloucester Road, Wallasey, Cheshire
Died 5th October 1939
Administration: Liverpool 1st January 1940 to
Iris Lily Dyer, widow and
Edwin Alfred Dyer, Shipping Clerk

£2010 8s 3d
Death 5 Oct 1939 (age 38) Wallasey, Cheshire4
10 Gloucester Road, Wallasey, Cheshire
Probate 1 Jan 1940 Liverpool
Effects: £2,010 8s 3d

Wife: Iris Lily OWEN


Iris Lily OWEN


Iris Lily OWEN, c. 1909, age 7


Iris Lily OWEN, 1915, age 13

Name: Iris Lily OWEN
Sex: Female
Father: Joseph OWEN (bef1874-bef1912)
Mother: Agnes Ann DEAKIN (1875-1941)
Birth 23 May 1902 52 York Street, Oswestry, Shropshire2
Christening 11 Jun 1903 (age 1) St. Oswald's Church, Oswestry, Shropshire2
Occupation Clerk; Company Secretary
Census 2 Apr 1911 (age 7) Oswestry, Shropshire5
52 York St Oswestry, Shropshire
Death 10 Sep 1990 (age 88) Oswestry, Shropshire6,7
Cause: 1a) Cerebro vascular accident; 2) Dementia
Address: Trewern Hall, Hengoed, Oswestry

Note on Husband: Walter Robert DYER

Walter was a flour salesman for Paul Brothers in Birkenhead.

Died aged 39.

Una knew little or nothing of his family.8


1St Oswald Parish register (Microfiche).
Text From Source: St Oswald Parish register, Oswestry, Shropshire: Microfiche, Shrewsbury Record Centre.
No. 35 page 18. Cit. Date: 4 September 1930. Assessment: Primary evidence.
Text From Source: No. 35 p. 18

Walter Robert Dyer/29/Bach/Salesman/69 Prospect Vale, Wallasey/Edwin Albert Robert Dyer, deceased, Engineer

Iris Lily Owen/27/Spin/Clerk/The hazels, Morda, Oswestry/ Joseph Owen, deceased, Wine merchant's assistant

In presence of Edwin A. Dyer, Avis G. Newton
Shropshire Records and Research Centre, Castle Gates, Shrewsbury, SY1 2AQ. Tel: 01743 255 350.
3"Baptism Hanworth, Middlesex 16 Dec 1900 Walter Robert DYER" (2094 page 262).
Text From Source: Baptisms at Hanworth, Middlesex
No. 2094 page 262
When baptized: 16 Dec 1900
Child's Christian Name: Walter Robert
Parents' Christian Names: Edwin Albert Robert and Julia
Parents' Surname: DYER
Abode: Hanworth, Middlesex
Quality, Trade or Profession: Licenced \victualler
By whom the ceremony was performed: J. L. Winslow

Source: Baptism Hanworth, Middlesex 16 Dec 1900 Walter Robert DYER, Baptism Hanworth, Middlesex 16 Dec 1900 Walter Robert DYER

4"Probate Indexes".
Principal Registry of the Family Division
Principal Probate Registry
First Avenue House
42-49 High Holborn

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.
5"Census 1911 (Joe Owen) Oswestry, Shropshire RG14PN16146 RG78PN997 RD350 SD3 ED17 SN334".
Text From Source: Name Relation Condition/
Yrs married Sex Age Birth
Year Occupation Where Born

OWEN, Joe Head Married M 37 1874 Kinnerley Shropshire
OWEN, Agnes Ann Wife Married9 years F 36 1875 Manchester Lancashire
OWEN, Iris Lily Daughter F 7 1904 Oswestry Shropshire
OWEN, Charles
Deakin Son M 5 1906 Oswestry Shropshire
OWEN, John EdgarCousin Single M 20 1891 Ruyton XI Towns Shropshire

Source: Census 1911 (Joe Owen) Oswestry, Shropshire RG14PN16146 RG78PN997 RD350 SD3 ED17 SN334, Agnes Ann Owen 1911 RG14PN16146 RG78PN997 RD350 SD3 ED17 SN334

6"Information from Free Births, Marriages, and Deaths website:" (Internet). Assessment: Secondary evidence.
Text From Source: Personal Information What to do next?

Death Registration Month/Year: Sep/90
Age: 88
Birth Date: 23 MAY 1902
District: Oswestry
Inferred County: Salop
Volume: 30
Page: 151
Internet. Call Number: (electronic).
7Death Certificate.
Text From Source: GRO death certificate
In possession of Graham Hoadly.
Assessment: Primary evidence.

Entry No. 246
Registration District: Oswestry
Sub-district: Oswestry and Ellesmere
Administrative area: County of Shropshire
Date and place of death: Tenth September 1990 Trewern Hall, Hengoed, Oswestry
Name and surname: Iris Lily Dyer
Sex: Female
Maiden surname of woman who has married: Owen
Date and place of birth: 23rd May 1902 Oswestry, Shropshire
Occupation and usual address: Company Secretary (retired), Widow of Walter Robert Dyer, Flour Salesman. Trewern Hall, Hengoed, Oswestry
Name and surname of informant: Frank Henry Williams
Qualification: Son-in-Law
Usual address: 33 Abbey Road, Llangollen, Clwyd
Cause of death: 1a) Cerebro vascular accident
2) Dementia
Certified by P. S. L. Barling M.B.
I certify that the particulars given by me above are true to the best of my knowledge and belief: F. H. Williams Signature of informant
Date of registration: Tenth September 1990
Signature of registrar: Doris M. Pearson Registrar

CERTIFIED to be a true copy of an entry in the certified copy of a register of Births or Deaths in the District above mentioned. Given at the GENERAL REGISTER OFFICE, under the Seal of the said Office on: 2nd March 2005
Family Records Centre, 1 Myddleton Street, LONDON, EC1R 1UW. Tel: 020 8392 5300.

Source: Death Certificate, 17 Rosefield Street, Leamington June 2014 (4)

8"Una Iris Williams - telephone conversation".
Conversation between Graham Hoadly and Una Williams - 17th March 2005.