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Elizabeth FORD (1870-1951)

1. Elizabeth Jane FORD [2901] was born in 1870 in Guernsey, Chanel Islands. On 6 April 1890 she was resident in Woolwich, London.1 The address was: 3 Willow Terrace. She married William Matthew PURVER [2900] on 6 April 1890 in St Thomas's, Charlton, London when he was 25 and she was 20.1 Witnesses: Charles Ford & Mary Elsden. Elizabeth appeared in the census on 2 April 1911 in Belvedere, Kent aged 40.2 The address was: 20 Edwards Road. She died in 1951 in Chatham, Kent.3

 

William Matthew PURVER [2900], son of William PURVER (1838-1898) [2894] and Jane Eliza REASON (1836-1887) [2899], was born in 1865 in Westminister, London.4 He appeared in the census on 2 April 1871 in Charlton, London aged 5.5 The address was: 50 Harden's Manorway. He appeared in the census on 3 April 1881 in Charlton aged 15.6 The address was: 16 Lower West Street. On 3 April 1881 he was a Messenger At Factory in Charlton.6 On 6 April 1890 he was resident in Woolwich.1 The address was: 3 Willow Terrace. On 6 April 1890 he was a Gas Fitter in Woolwich.1 He appeared in the census on 2 April 1911 in Belvedere aged 45.2 The address was: 20 Edwards Road. On 2 April 1911 he was an Examining Cordite in Belvedere.2 Industry or Service with which worker is connected: Woolwich Arsenal

Whether Employer, Worker, or Working on Own Account: Worker. William died in 1934 in Dartford, Kent.7 He and Elizabeth Jane FORD had the following children:

 

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Ethel Amelia PURVER (1891-1929) [2902]

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Ernest Edward PURVER (1896- ) [2903]

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Albert Henry PURVER (1900-1982) [2904]

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Rose PURVER (1903- ) [2905]

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William PURVER (1903- ) [2906]

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Charles PURVER (1907- ) [2907]

Second Generation

2. Ethel Amelia PURVER [2902], daughter of William Matthew PURVER [2900] and Elizabeth Jane FORD [2901], was born in 1891 in Charlton, London.8 She appeared in the census on 2 April 1911 in Belvedere, Kent aged 19.2 The address was: 20 Edwards Road. On 2 April 1911 she was a General Servant in Belvedere.2 She married Thomas Arthur MUNDEY [2915] in 1914 in Dartford, Kent.9 She died in 1929 in Dartford.10

 

Thomas Arthur MUNDEY [2915] was born in 1889 in Woolwich, London.11 He died in 1929 in Lewisham, London.12 He and Ethel Amelia PURVER had the following children:

 

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Ethel L I MUNDEY (1916- ) [2916]

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Arthur E MUNDEY (1918- ) [2917]

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Albert H MUNDEY (1920-2004) [2918]

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Cecil L MUNDEY (1923- ) [2919]

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Arthur George MUNDEY (1927-1997) [2921]

 

3. Ernest Edward PURVER [2903], son of William Matthew PURVER [2900] and Elizabeth Jane FORD [2901], was born on 30 August 1896 in Charlton.13 He appeared in the census on 2 April 1911 in Belvedere aged 13.2 The address was: 20 Edwards Road. He signed up for Military Service on 1 February 1916 in Woolwich.14 His Military Regiment was the '20th Battalion Kings Royal Rifles Corps' on 1 February 1916.14 He was discharged unfit for Military service on 24 March 1916 in Woolwich.13 Discharged due to Deafness. Ernest Military Rank was 'Rifleman'.

 

4. Albert Henry PURVER [2904], son of William Matthew PURVER [2900] and Elizabeth Jane FORD [2901], was born on 20 November 1900 in Charlton.15,16 He appeared in the census on 2 April 1911 in Belvedere aged 11.2 The address was: 20 Edwards Road. He married Mary Jane WOLFE [2908] in 1923 in Dartford.17 He died in 1982 in Bexley, London.16

 

Mary Jane WOLFE [2908] was born on 2 November 1902 in Dartford.18,19 She died in 1985 in Bexley.19 She and Albert Henry PURVER had the following children:

 

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Lily M E PURVER (1923- ) [2909]

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Albert H PURVER (1927-2005) [2911]

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William Henry PURVER (1931-1992) [2913]

 

5. Rose PURVER [2905], daughter of William Matthew PURVER [2900] and Elizabeth Jane FORD [2901], was born in 1903 in Aldershot, Surrey.20 She appeared in the census on 2 April 1911 in Belvedere aged 8.2 The address was: 20 Edwards Road.

 

6. William PURVER [2906], son of William Matthew PURVER [2900] and Elizabeth Jane FORD [2901], was born in 1903 in Aldershot.2 He appeared in the census on 2 April 1911 in Belvedere aged 7.2 The address was: 20 Edwards Road.

 

7. Charles PURVER [2907], son of William Matthew PURVER [2900] and Elizabeth Jane FORD [2901], was born in 1907 in Belvedere. He appeared in the census on 2 April 1911 in Belvedere aged 3.2 The address was: 20 Edwards Road.

Third Generation

8. Ethel L I MUNDEY [2916], daughter of Thomas Arthur MUNDEY [2915] and Ethel Amelia PURVER [2902], was born in 1916 in Woolwich, London.21

 

9. Arthur E MUNDEY [2917], son of Thomas Arthur MUNDEY [2915] and Ethel Amelia PURVER [2902], was born in 1918 in Woolwich.22

 

10. Albert H MUNDEY [2918], son of Thomas Arthur MUNDEY [2915] and Ethel Amelia PURVER [2902], was born on 12 August 1920 in Woolwich.23,24 He died in 2004 in Camden, London.24

 

11. Cecil L MUNDEY [2919], son of Thomas Arthur MUNDEY [2915] and Ethel Amelia PURVER [2902], was born in 1923 in Dartford, Kent.25

 

12. Arthur George MUNDEY [2921], son of Thomas Arthur MUNDEY [2915] and Ethel Amelia PURVER [2902], was born on 19 December 1927 in Dartford.26,27 He died in 1997 in Bury St Edmunds, Suffolk.27

 

13. Lily M E PURVER [2909], daughter of Albert Henry PURVER [2904] and Mary Jane WOLFE [2908], was born in 1923 in Dartford.28

 

14. Albert H PURVER [2911], son of Albert Henry PURVER [2904] and Mary Jane WOLFE [2908], was born on 18 September 1927 in Dartford.29,30 He died in 2005 in Kent.30

 

15. William Henry PURVER [2913], son of Albert Henry PURVER [2904] and Mary Jane WOLFE [2908], was born on 14 October 1931 in Dartford.31,32 He died in 1992 in Greenwich, London.32

Sources

1"Marriage St Thomas's, Charlton, London 6 Apr 1890 William Matthew Purver & Elizabeth Jane Ford".
2"Census 1911 Belvedere, Kent".
3"GRO Death Index: Elizabeth J Purver - Death Registration Month/Year: 1951 Age at death (estimated): 80 Registration district: Chatham Inferred County: Kent Volume: 5b Page: 518".
4"GRO Birth Index: William Matthew Purver - Year of Registration: 1865 Quarter of Registration: Apr-May-Jun District: Westminster St Margaret County: London Volume: 1a Page: 326".
5"Census 1871 Charlton, London".
6"Census 1881 Charlton, London".
7"GRO Death Index: William M Purver - Death Registration Month/Year: 1934 Age at death (estimated): 68 Registration district: Dartford Inferred County: Kent Volume: 2a Page: 1050".
8"GRO Birth Index: Ethel Amelia Purver - Year of Registration: 1891 Quarter of Registration: Oct-Nov-Dec District: Woolwich County: Greater London, Kent, London Volume: 1d Page: 1185".
9"GRO Marriage Index: Thomas A Mundey and Ethel A Purver - Year of Registration: 1914 Quarter of Registration: Oct-Nov-Dec Spouse's Surname: Mundey District: Dartford County: Kent Volume: 2a Page: 1327".
10"GRO Death Index: Ethel A Mundey - Death Registration Month/Year: 1929 Age at death (estimated): 38 Registration district: Dartford Inferred County: Kent Volume: 2a Page: 818".
11"GRO Birth Index: Thomas Arthur Mundy - Year of Registration: 1889 Quarter of Registration: Oct-Nov-Dec District: Woolwich County: Greater London, Kent, London Volume: 1d Page: 1235".
12"GRO Death Index: Thomas A Mundey - Death Registration Month/Year: 1929 Age at death (estimated): 39 Registration district: Lewisham Inferred County: London Volume: 1d Page: 953".
13"Army Medical Discharge: Ernest Edward Purver".
14"Military Attestation: Ernest Edward Purver".
15"GRO Birth Index: Albert Henry Purver - Year of Registration: 1900 Quarter of Registration: Oct-Nov-Dec District: Woolwich County: Greater London, Kent, London Volume: 1d Page: 1222".
16"GRO Death Index: Albert Henry Purver - Death Registration Month/Year: 1982 Registration district: Bexley Inferred County: Greater London Volume: 11 Page: 0443".
17"GRO Marriage Index: Albert H Purver and Mary J Wolfe - Date of Registration: Apr-May-Jun 1923 Registration district: Dartford Registration county (inferred): Kent Volume Number: 2a Page Number: 1356".
18"GRO Birth Index: Mary Jane Wolfe - Year of Registration: 1902 Quarter of Registration: Oct-Nov-Dec District: Dartford County: Kent Volume: 2a Page: 545".
19"GRO Death Index: Mary Jane Purver - Death Registration Month/Year: Aug 1985 Age at death (estimated): 82 Registration district: Bexley Inferred County: Kent Volume: 11 Page: 324".
20"GRO Birth Index: Rose Purver - Year of Registration: 1903 Quarter of Registration: Jan-Feb-Mar District: Farnham County: Hampshire, Surrey, Sussex Volume: 2a Page: 109".
21"GRO Birth Index: Ethel L I Mundey - Date of Registration: Jul Aug Sep 1916 Registration district: Woolwich Registration county: Greater London Volume Number: 1d Page Number: 2096".
22"GRO Birth Index: Arthur E Mundey - Date of Registration: Apr May Jun 1918 Registration district: Woolwich Registration county: Greater London Volume Number: 1d Page Number: 1579".
23"GRO Birth Index: Albert H Mundey - Date of Registration: Jul Aug Sep 1920 Registration district: Woolwich Registration county: Greater London Volume Number: 1d Page Number: 2463".
24"GRO Death Index: Albert Henry Mundey - Death Registration Month/Year: Aug 2004 Age at death (estimated): 84 Registration district: Camden Inferred County: London Register number: E58A District and Subdistrict: 250/1E Entry number: 187".
25"GRO Birth Index: Cecil L Mundey - Date of Registration: Jul Aug Sep 1923 Registration district: Dartford Registration county: Surrey,Kent Volume Number: 2a Page Number: 1048".
26"GRO Birth Index: Arthur G Mundey - Date of Registration: Jan Feb Mar 1928 Registration district: Dartford Registration county: Surrey,Kent Volume Number: 2a Page Number: 1023".
27"GRO Death Index: Arthur George Mundey - Death Registration Month/Year: Feb 1997 Age at death (estimated): 69 Registration district: Bury St Edmunds Inferred County: Suffolk Register number: A18D District and Subdistrict: 7421A Entry number: 195".
28"GRO Birth Index: Lily M E Purver - Date of Registration: Oct Nov Dec 1923 Registration district: Dartford Registration county: Surrey,Kent Volume Number: 2a Page Number: 965".
29"GRO Birth Index: Albert H Purver - Date of Registration: Oct Nov Dec 1927 Registration district: Dartford Registration county: Surrey,Kent Volume Number: 2a Page Number: 898".
30"GRO Death Index: Albert Henry Purver - Death Registration Month/Year: May 2005 Age at death (estimated): 77 Registration district: Kent Inferred County: Kent Register number: KDH5 District and Subdistrict: 564/1H Entry number: 43".
31"GRO Birth Index: William H Purver - Date of Registration: Oct Nov Dec 1931 Registration district: Dartford Registration county: Surrey,Kent Volume Number: 2a Page Number: 1027".
32"GRO Death Index: William Henry Purver - Death Registration Month/Year: Oct 1992 Age at death (estimated): 61 Registration district: Greenwich Inferred County: London Volume: 12 Page: 968".