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BATTERHAM, George

Male 1867 - 1937  (70 years)


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  • Name BATTERHAM, George 
    Born 1867  West Walton, Norfolk Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Reference Number 268 
    _UID 25C2D85E6EA54CC99F482FA7BF50757A0029 
    Died 18 Dec 1937  West Walton, Norfolk Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Buried 22 Dec 1937  West Walton, Norfolk Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I268  Edgoose
    Last Modified 19 May 2017 

    Father BATTERHAM, Joseph,   b. 1815, Walsoken, Norfolk Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 28 Dec 1899, West Walton, Norfolk Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 84 years) 
    Mother OLDFIELD, Mary Ann,   b. 1821, West Walton, Norfolk Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 17 Jul 1910, West Walton, Norfolk Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 89 years) 
    Married 1842  Wisbech Registration District, Cambridgeshire Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F172  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Headstones
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    Benjamin Edgoose (1854-1928) was buried in West Walton cemetery in Norfolk.
    On the right can be seen the memorial to George Batterham (1867-1937), his sister Frances Batterham (1852-1917), and Elizabeth Lovock who died in 1915 aged 65.

  • Notes 
    • GEORGE BATTERHAM 1867-1937


      The birth of a George BATTERHAM was registered in 1867.
      (GRO March Q 1867 Wisbech 3b 627).

      The 1871 census of West Walton, Norfolk:
      Joseph BATTERHAM, head, aged 56, born at Walsoken, Norfolk;
      Mary Ann BATTERHAM, wife, aged 51, born at West Walton;
      Frances BATTERHAM, daughter, aged 18, born at West Walton;
      Anna BATTERHAM, daughter, aged 10, born at West Walton;
      Ruth BATTERHAM, aged 8, born at West Walton;
      *George BATTERHAM, aged 4, born at West Walton;
      Ann OLDFIELD, mother (sic), aged 73, born at West Walton.
      (RG10/1617/77/9)

      In 1881 Joseph BATTERHAM was a 66 year old farmer of 27 acres employing one man, born at Walsoken in Norfolk, and living at Dam Road, West Walton. Living with him were:
      Mary Ann BATTERHAM, his 60 year old wife, born West Walton;
      Polly BATTERHAM, daughter, aged 25, born West Walton;
      Fanny BATTERHAM, daughter, aged 23, born West Walton;
      Ruth BATTERHAM, daughter, aged 18, a pupil teach, born West Walton;
      *George BATTERHAM, son, aged 14, born West Walton.
      (RG11/1697/81/8).

      From the 1901 census return for Dam Road, West Walton, Norfolk:
      Mary Ann BATTERHAM, head, aged 80, widow, living on own means, born at West Walton;
      Fannie BATTERHAM, daughter, aged 44, living on own means, born at West Walton;
      *George BATTERHAM, son, aged 33, farmer/employer, born at West Walton.
      (RG13/1557/55/8)

      From the 1911 census of Ivy House, West Walton, Norfolk:
      *George BATTERHAM, head, aged 44, single, fruitgrower, employer, born at West Walton, Norfolk;
      Frances BATTERHAM, sister, aged 54, single, private means, born at West Walton, Norfolk.
      (RG14 - PN9308 RD187 SD3 ED5 SN59)

      In 1917 he was living at Ivy House, West Walton.
      (Probate of the will of his sister Frances)

      He was buried at West Walton on 22 December 1937 aged 70. According to his gravestone in West Walton Cemetery, George Batterham was buried in the same grave as his sister Frances and an Elizabeth LOVOCK who died aged 66 in 1915.
      (FreeReg)
      (GRO June Q 1915 Wisbech 3b 727)

      George BATTERHAM of West Walton, Norfolk, died on 18 December 1917. Probate was granted at London on 21 January 1938 to Francis George Arthur COOPER, chartered accountant, and John William Arthur OLLARD, solicitor. Effects: 10,148 10s. 7d..
      (National Probate Calendar)


      NOTES & QUERIES:
      What is the connection between George Batterham and Elizabeth LOVOCK? According to the 1911 census she was a 60 year old widow, born at West Walton. In 1901 she was 50 years old and living with her husband George LOVOCK.


      (revised 20.10.2015)