This is page 3 of 3 tracing the history of the Homewood family who were originally from Sussex, but settled in East Peckham and Hadlow in Kent. It shows the links by marriage to the Parris, Luchford, Harris and 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 by clicking the last page/next page buttons 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 1878, when Richard was age about 20, he married Mary Ann ROOTS, daughter of William ROOTSand Hannah PARRIS, in Malling.
They had the following children, all born Halling:
(1) Lilian Maria, born about 1879. (2) Annie Rose, born 1880. (3) William Henry, born 1882. (4) Albert James, born 29/9/1888 and died in November 1896, age 8. (5) Edith Clara, born 1891 and died September 1892. (6) Dorothy Maud, born 1893 and died 3/8/1969, age about 76. (7) Elizabeth Agnes, born about 1895 and died 10/12/1987, age about 92. (8) Alan Frank, born and died 1899. (9) Henry, born 17/9/1901 and baptized 17/11/1901 in St John the Baptist, Halling. Henry died October 1972, age 71. (10) Kathleen Mary, born 1908 and died 27/9/1995, age about 87.
9.Herbert Ambrose HOMEWOOD [Parents]. Born 1884 in Halling, Herbert Ambrose died 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 and baptized in St John the Baptist, Halling:
(1) Henry Thomas, born about February 1911 and baptized 12/3/1911. (2) Robert Ambrose, born 27/5/1912 and baptized 4/8/1912. (3) Mabel Dorothy Agnes, born 16/3/1914 and baptized 3/5/1912. (4) Ernest Noel, born 19/9/1915 and baptized 24/10/1915. (5) Harold Ralph, born 19/1/1918 and baptized 10/3/1918. (6) Herbert George, born about October 1919 and baptized 19/10/1919. (7) Ronald John, born about September 1922 and baptized 17/9/1922. (8) Margaret Edna, born about May 1925 and baptized 31/5/1925.