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This is page 3 of 3 showing the descendants of William Burridge and Mary Perkins of St. Albans, Hertfordshire. It shows the link by marriage to the Harris and Grover families. There are two more Harris families in our tree, from Brenchley and Halling, Kent. As far as we know they are not connected. If you have a connection to any individual or family featured here, or if you want to leave us your feedback, contact us. Browse by clicking the previous page/next page buttons or following the numbered (e.g. [2]) or parental ([Parents]) links.

The Burridge Family of St Albans, Hertfordshire

Fourth Generation

10.Link to census Thomas William BURRIDGE [Parents]. Born 1/1/1884 in Guildford, Surrey, Thomas William died 8/5/1944 in Atkinson Morley Hospital, Wimbledon, age 60. An entry in the National Probate Calendar reads: “BURRIDGE Thomas William of 36 Crampton Street Walworth London died 8 March 1944 at Atkinson Morley Hospital Wimbledon Surrey Administration Llandudno 24 March to Ada Edith Burridge widow and Edna Amelia Coldham (wife of William Joyce Coldham). Effects £2990 12s 2d.” (The equivalent of around £129,770 today.) Occupation: Variously Labourer; Iron caulker; Master mantle manufacturer.


On 4/8/1909, when Thomas William was age 25, he married Ada Edith CHALLIS, daughter of  Alfred William CHALLIS, a Stick mounter, in St Peter, Islington. Ada was born 16/9/1885 Islington. It is not known when she died.


They had the following children:


(1) Dora Edith, born May 1910 in Moillbrook, Cornwall. In 1934, when Edna was age 24, she married Alfred COOK in Southwark. (2) Edna Amelia, born 1914 in St Germans, Cornwall. In 1933, when Edna was age 19, she married William COLDHAM in Southwark. (3) Stanley William, born 8/10/1921 in St Germans, Cornwall, and died 1998 in Surrey, age about 77.


11.Link to census Harry George BURRIDGE [Parents]. Born 18/12/1894 in Southwark, Harry George died 3/1/1976 in Greenwich, age 81. He was cremated on 6/2/1976 in Lewisham. An entry in the National Probate Calendar reads: “BURRIDGE Harry George of 470 Westhorne Avenue Eltham, London SE9 died 30 January 1976 Probate London 13 May £29448. (Equivalent of around £235,290 today.) Occupation: Insurance manager. Between 19/8/1917 and 28/2/1919, Harry served in the London Regiment, 1st City of London Battalion (Royal Fusiliers).


On 5/10/1913, when Harry George was age 19, he married Ella Elizabeth BAKER, daughter of James William BAKER, a Manager, in All Souls Church, Newington, London. Ella Elizabeth was born about 1894. It is not known when she died. Harry and Ella were divorced around 1938.


They had the following children, all born Wandsworth:


(1) Lucy, born 1916 and died 1923, also in Wandsworth, age 6. (2) Emma, born 1919. It is not known when she died. In 1941, when Emma was age about 24, she married Henry George NATION (1913-1981) in Wandsworth. (3) Mary born 1922. It is not known when she died. In 1943, when Mary was age about 20, she married William SAVAGE (1919-?) in Wandsworth.


In 1939, when Harry George was age 44, he married Laura Kathleen BRONSDON in Lewisham. Laura Kathleen was born 18/12/1894 in Southwark and died 12/3/1976 in Greenwich, age 81. They had two children who are thought to be still living.


12.Link to census William Henry BURRIDGE [Parents]. Born 14/3/1891 in Sheerness, William Henry died 5/6/1961 in Newcastle Upon Tyne, age 70. An entry in the National Probate Calendar reads: “BURRIDGE William Henry of 24 Sidney grove Newcastle upon Tyne died 5 June 1961 at The General Hospital Newcastle upon Tyne Administration Newcastle upon Tyne 8 September to William John Burridge rate fixer. Effects £620 14s 1d.” (The equivalent of around £13,580 today.) Occupation: Variously Engine fitter (1911); Admiralty examiner gun mountings (1939).


In 1914, when William Henry was age 22, he married Clara Lavinia ELDRIDGE in Sheppey. Clara Lavinia was born 10/11/1890 in Sheppey and died 1954 in Newcastle Upon Tyne , age 63.


They had the following children, all born Sheppey:


(1) Lilian Lavinia, born 22/9/1914 and died 1995 in Chatham, age 80. In 1938, when Lilian Lavinia was age about 24, she married John William ROSSITER (1909-1992) in Sheppey. (2) Doris, born 1917. In 1939, when Doris was age about 21, she married Arthur T. CURTIS in Sheppey. (3) William John, born about 1919 and died January 1986 in Newcastle Upon Tyne, age 68. (4) Alan, born 3/9/1927 and died February 2000 in Exeter, age 72. And three other children who may still be living.


13.Link to census Bertram Charles BURRIDGE [Parents]. Born 1894 in Sheerness and died 17/10/1958 in Sheppey, age 63. An entry in the National Probate Calendar reads: “BURRIDGE Bertram Charles of 56 Maple Street Sheerness Kent died 17 October 1958 at The General Hospital Sheppey Kent Administration (with Will) Newcastle Upon Tyne 23 April to [may still be living]. Effects £575 11s 5d” (The equivalent of around £13,225 today.) Occupation: Dockyard driller. Bertram’s work took him around the world. On 27/3/1922 he arrived in London from Kobe, Japan (via Shanghai, Columbo and Suez), on board the steam ship “Nagoya”. On 12/12/1934 he arrived in Liverpool from Bermuda on board RMS “Orduna” which had sailed from Talacahuano, Chile.


In 1925, when Bertram Charles was age about 30, he married Esther DIXON in Strood, Kent. It is not known when Esther was born or when she died. They had two children who may still be living.

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