This is page 3 of 3 tracing the history of the Homewood family who were originally from Sussex, but settled in East Peckham & Hadlow in Kent. It shows the links by marriage to the Parris, Luchford, Harris & Roots families. If you have a connection to any individual or family featured here, or if you want to leave us your feedback, contact us. Browse the Homewood family pages by clicking the last page/next page buttons or or following the numbered e.g.  or parental [Parents] links.
The Homewood Family of Hadlow, Kent
8. Richard Shoebridge HOMEWOOD[Parents]. Born 19/12/1857 in the Union Workhouse West Malling, Richard died 6/11/1939 in Fitchburg, Massachusetts, USA, age about 81.
In the quarter ending September 1878, when Richard was age about 20, he married Mary Ann ROOTS, daughter of William ROOTS& Hannah PARRIS, in Malling.
They had the following children, all born Halling:
(1) Lilian Maria, born quarter ending March 1879. (2) Annie Rose, born quarter ending December 1880. (3) William Henry, born quarter ending June 1882. (4) Albert James, born 29/9/1888. Albert died in November 1896 age 8. (5) Edith Clara, born 1891 & died September 1892. (6) Dorothy Maud, born 1893 & died 3/8/1969 age about 76. (7) Elizabeth Agnes, born about 1895 & died 10/12/1987 age about 92. (8) Alan Frank, born and died 1899. (9) Henry, born 17/9/1901 & baptized 17/11/1901 at St John the Baptist church, Halling. Henry died October 1972 age 71. (10) Kathleen Mary, born 1908 & died 27/9/1995 age about 87.
9. Herbert Ambrose HOMEWOOD [Parents]. Born quarter ending December 1884 in Halling, Herbert Ambrose died quarter ending September 1963 in Dartford, age about 78. Occupation: Engine driver.
On 15/9/1910, when Herbert Ambrose was age about 25, he married Constance WILLARD in Halling. It is not known when Constance was born or died.
They had the following children, all born in Halling & baptized at St John the Baptist Church, Halling:
(1) Henry Thomas, born about February 1911 & baptized 12/3/1911. (2) Robert Ambrose, born 27/5/1912 & baptized 4/8/1912. (3) Mabel Dorothy Agnes, born 16/3/1914 & baptized 3/5/1912. (4) Ernest Noel, born 19/9/1915 & baptized 24/10/1915. (5) Harold Ralph, born 19/1/1918 & baptized 10/3/1918. (6) Herbert George, born about October 1919 & baptized 19/10/1919. (7) Ronald John, born about September 1922 & baptized 17/9/1922. (8) Margaret Edna, born about May 1925 & baptized 31/5/1925.