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6. William COCHRANE [Parents]. Born 16/12/1848 at 29 Coventry Street, Bethnal Green, William died 25/10/1895 at 11, Block E, Peabody Square, Southwark, age 46. Cause of death certified as Phthisis; Chronic asthma. Occupation: Furniture salesman.
On 25/12/1873, when William was age 25, he married Eliza Catherine VERNON, daughter of Henry Gardner VERNON, a Law
Stationer, in St Mary, Lambeth. Eliza Catherine was born quarter ending September 1849 in Lambeth & died quarter ending March 1931
in West Ham, age 81.
They had the following children (all events in Peabody Square, Southwark unless stated otherwise):
(1) William, born 20/10/1874 in Southwark & died 22/9/1930 in Dulwich, age given incorrectly on his death certificate as 50. Cause of death Carcinoma of tongue. On 11/11/1900, when William was age 26, he married Catherine Mary BURRELL (1873-?), daughter of Hugh Thomas BURRELL, a Journeyman Tailor, at All Saints Church, Newington. There’s no evidence they had any children. (2) Henry Alfred, born 18/1/1876 & died 4/3/1877, age 1. Cause of death certified as Broncho-pneumonia 8 days. (3) Alfred Vernon, born 18/5/1877 & died 1/3/1878, age 9 months. Cause of death certified as Bronchitis 5 days; Convulsions 2 days. (4) Eliza Florence, born 26/7/1878 & died 25/2/1879, age 6 months. Cause of death certified as Dentition convulsions. (5) Harry, born 26/11/1879 & died 23/12/1893, age 14. Cause of death certified as Parotitis (i.e. mumps); Ulcerated tonsils; Exhaustion. (6) Arthur Frederick . (7) Emily Edith, born 15/4/1882 & died 7/3/1884, age 1. Cause of death certified as Pertussis (i.e. whooping cough). (8) Bertie Charles, born 3/7/1883 & died 15/3/1884, age 8 months. Cause of death certified as Rachitis (i.e. rickets) convulsions. (9) Albert Victor, born 15/6/1885 & died 1893, age about 7. (10) Ernest . (11) Charles Sidney, born 25/2/1889 & died 24/12/1893, age 4. Cause of death certified as “Croup membranous 5 days”. (12) Edith Maud, born 8/4/1891 & died 1942 in
Pancras, London, age 51. In 19/4/1919, when Edith was age about 28, she married Edward George PERKINS (1894-1951) at
St Mary Parish Church, Lambeth.
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7. Alfred John COCHRANE [Parents]. Born 16/12/1858 in Lambeth, Alfred died 14/9/1931 in Worcester Park, Surrey, age 72. Cause of death certified as Senile decay. Occupation: Lithographic Printer. An entry in the National Probate Calendar reads: “COCHRANE Alfred John of Peacehaven Farm Way Worcester Park Surrey died 14 September 1931 Probate London 3 November to Alfred Frank Cochrane cutter and Edward Henry Spratt retired printer. Effects £2308 0s. 10d. Resworn £2728 0s. 10d.” (Around £160,679.00 at 2016 prices.)
On 27/9/1884, when Alfred was age 25, he married Louisa Eleanor FOSTER (1862-1924) at St Mary, Lambeth.
They had the following children:
(1) Alfred Frank, born 17/8/1885 at 20 Olney Street, Newington & died 7/1/1962 at 16 Lansdowne Gardens, Hellingly, Sussex. Cause of death certified as Hemiplegia; Cerebral haemorrhage; Hypertension; Senility. On 16/9/1916, when Alfred Frank was age 31, he married May Lilian Reed (1890-?), daughter of Allan REED, a Police Pensioner, at St Mark's Church, Mitcham. (2) Ada Emily, born 18/1/1891 at 3 Mead Row, Lambeth & died 12/3/1979 at All Saints Hospital, Eastbourne, age 88. Cause of death certified as Broncho pneumonia; Diverticulitis of colon; Diabetes mellitus. On 10/3/1917, when Ada was age 26, she married Horace John Edgar PITWELL (1894-1977), son of John PITWELL (deceased), at St Barnabas' Church, South Kennington. (3) Francis James, born 18/10/1887 at 50 Gladstone Street, Southwark & died 10/4/1956 at 66 Stoughton Avenue, Cheam, Surrey, age 68. Cause of death certified as Cardiac asthma; Fibroid myocardial degeneration. On 6/9/1919, when Francis James was age 31, he married Lelia Ada RILEY (1888-1971), daughter of Henry Arthur RILEY, a builder, at St Barnabas' Church, South Kennington. (4) Eleanor Elizabeth, born 20/11/1893 at 3 Mead Row, Lambeth. It’s not known when she died. On 25/4/1943, When Eleanor was age 49, she married James RICHMOND (1891-?), son of Robert RICHMOND (deceased) at St Paul's Covent Garden, London.
On 11/9/1928, when Alfred John was age 69, he married Harriet SHERWOOD, a widow, daughter of William Philip FITCH (deceased) at St James' Parish Church, Clapham.
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