Harold SMITH1

#3551, b. 1900
Last Edited=29 Aug 2004
     Harold SMITH was born in 1900 in Lewisham, London.1 He was the son of Elizabeth Charlotte HIBBERT.1
In the census of 31 March 1901 at 39 Porthcawe Road, Lewisham, London, he was listed as the grandson of James HIBBERT.1

Sources of Information:

  1. [S540] Image of the 1901 census for Lewisham, London: RG13 Piece 557 Folio 72 Page 14.

William URIDGE1

#3552, b. 1838
Last Edited=29 Aug 2004
     William URIDGE was born in 1838 in Marylebone, London.1 In the census of 31 March 1901 at 36 Wilton Crescent Mews, St. George Hanover Square, London, he was listed as "Wm URIDGE", a widower aged 62, a Domestic Groom, in the household of Henry PARKER.1

Sources of Information:

  1. [S541] Image of the 1901 census for St George Hanover Square, London: RG13 Piece 84 Folio 20 Page 31.

William COLE1

#3554, b. 1823
Last Edited=29 Aug 2004
     William COLE was born in 1823 in Longfleet, Dorset.1
William married Ellen SELLERS on 5 March 1849.1
In the census of 2 April 1871 at Canford, Dorset, William was listed as the Head of Household; a Fitter in the Iron Foundry, living with his wife Ellen, five daughters, and two sons - Emily, Edward, Sarah, Walter, Annie, Edith and Isabel.2

Children of William COLE and Ellen SELLERS

Sources of Information:

  1. [S546] E-mail from Lise Estcourt to Teresa Pask dated 19 August 2004 (Cole2.pdf).
  2. [S557] Image of the 1871 census for Canford, Dorset: RG10 Piece 1986 Folio 27 Page 18.

Ellen SELLERS1

#3555, b. 1833
Last Edited=30 Aug 2004
     Ellen SELLERS was born in 1833 in Sturminster Marshall, Dorset.1
Ellen married William COLE on 5 March 1849.1
In the census of 2 April 1871 at Canford, Dorset, she was listed as the wife of William COLE (a Fitter in the Iron Foundry, living with his wife Ellen, five daughters, and two sons - Emily, Edward, Sarah, Walter, Annie, Edith and Isabel.)2

Children of Ellen SELLERS and William COLE

Sources of Information:

  1. [S546] E-mail from Lise Estcourt to Teresa Pask dated 19 August 2004 (Cole2.pdf).
  2. [S557] Image of the 1871 census for Canford, Dorset: RG10 Piece 1986 Folio 27 Page 18.

Elsie Muriel COLE1

#3556, b. 25 May 1905, d. 3 November 1982
Last Edited=30 Aug 2004
Elsie Muriel Barker née Cole [1905-1982]
     Elsie Muriel COLE was born on 25 May 1905 in 17 Huxley Avenue, Cheetham, Lancashire.1,2 She was the daughter of Sydney Francis COLE and Leonora VEASEY.1 Probably in 1920, she was in a family group photograph taken with her parents and four siblings.3 Later in circa 1933 Elsie had a portrait photograph taken of herself. Possibly at the same time her sister Hilda had her photograph taken.4
Elsie married William BARKER, son of William BARKER and Martha BROWN, on 1 September 1933 in St. Mary's Parish Church, Manchester, Lancashire. Witnessed by C. Barker, W. Barker, S.F. Cole, J.W. Parkinson.1,5 They lived at 34 Finsbury Avenue, Lytham St. Annes, Lancashire. He was the Assistant City Treasurer of Mancehster City Council, and a keen amateur artist.6 When her son, Geoffrey Howard Barker, was christened in 1943-4, it is likely that the family had a group photograph taken, showing three generations.7

Her husband, William, died on 26 February 1980 at age 76.6
Elsie died on 3 November 1982 in Victoria Hospital, Blackpool, Lancashire, at the age of 77.1

Children of Elsie Muriel COLE and William BARKER

Sources of Information:

  1. [S546] E-mail from Lise Estcourt to Teresa Pask dated 19 August 2004 (Cole1.pdf).
  2. [S552] Copy birth certificate of Elsie Muriel Cole (25 May 1905). Kindly provided by Mavis and Lise Estcourt. Click to view certificate
  3. [S558] Sepia photograph of Cole Family Group. Kindly provided by Mavis and Lise Estcourt. "Back row: Elsie, Arthur, Ralph
    Front row: Leonora, Hilda, Eric, Sydney." Click to view the family group photograph
  4. [S551] Sepia photograph of Elsie Muriel Cole. Kindly provided by Mavis and Lise Estcourt. Click to view photograph
  5. [S563] Black and white photograph of wedding of William & Elsie Barker née Cole. Kindly provided by Mavis and Lise Estcourt. Click to view the wedding photograph
  6. [S546] E-mail from Lise Estcourt to Teresa Pask dated 19 August 2004 (Barker.pdf).
  7. [S560] Sepia photograph of Cole-Barker Family Group. Kindly provided by Mavis and Lise Estcourt. "Back Row: Sydney Cole, William Barker, William Barker Jnr
    Middle Row: Leonora Cole née Veasey, Elsie Barker née Cole (holding Geoffrey Howard Barker), Constance Barker
    Front Row: Mavis Barker." Click to view the family group photograph

William BARKER1

#3557, b. 23 May 1903, d. 26 February 1980
Last Edited=30 Aug 2004
William Barker [1903-1980]
Husband of Elsie Muriel Cole
     William BARKER was born on 23 May 1903 in Cheetham, Lancashire.2 He was the son of William BARKER and Martha BROWN.2
William married Elsie Muriel COLE, daughter of Sydney Francis COLE and Leonora VEASEY, on 1 September 1933 in St. Mary's Parish Church, Manchester, Lancashire. Witnessed by C. Barker, W. Barker, S.F. Cole, J.W. Parkinson.1,3 They lived at 34 Finsbury Avenue, Lytham St. Annes, Lancashire. He was the Assistant City Treasurer of Mancehster City Council, and a keen amateur artist.2 When his grandson, Geoffrey Howard Barker, was christened in 1943-4, it is likely that the family had a group photograph taken, showing three generations.4
William died on 26 February 1980 at the age of 76.2

Children of William BARKER and Elsie Muriel COLE

Sources of Information:

  1. [S546] E-mail from Lise Estcourt to Teresa Pask dated 19 August 2004 (Cole1.pdf).
  2. [S546] E-mail from Lise Estcourt to Teresa Pask dated 19 August 2004 (Barker.pdf).
  3. [S563] Black and white photograph of wedding of William & Elsie Barker née Cole. Kindly provided by Mavis and Lise Estcourt. Click to view the wedding photograph
  4. [S560] Sepia photograph of Cole-Barker Family Group. Kindly provided by Mavis and Lise Estcourt. "Back Row: Sydney Cole, William Barker, William Barker Jnr
    Middle Row: Leonora Cole née Veasey, Elsie Barker née Cole (holding Geoffrey Howard Barker), Constance Barker
    Front Row: Mavis Barker." Click to view the family group photograph

Ralph COLE1

#3558, b. 1907
Last Edited=17 May 2005
     Ralph COLE's birth was registered in 1907 in the Prestwich registration district.2 He was the son of Sydney Francis COLE and Leonora VEASEY.1 Probably in 1920, he was in a family group photograph taken with his parents and four siblings.3

Sources of Information:

  1. [S546] E-mail from Lise Estcourt to Teresa Pask dated 19 August 2004 (Cole1.pdf).
  2. [S1031] Birth information from website Ancestry Civil Registration: 1907/Q3 COLE, Ralph Prestwich 8d 368 (Needs to be verified).
  3. [S558] Sepia photograph of Cole Family Group. Kindly provided by Mavis and Lise Estcourt. "Back row: Elsie, Arthur, Ralph
    Front row: Leonora, Hilda, Eric, Sydney." Click to view the family group photograph

Arthur COLE1

#3559, b. circa 1910
Last Edited=31 Jan 2008
Arthur Cole
son of Sydney Francis & Leonora Cole née Veasey
     Arthur COLE was born circa 1910.2 He was the son of Sydney Francis COLE and Leonora VEASEY.1 Probably in 1920, he was in a family group photograph taken with his parents and four siblings.3 Arthur immigrated to Australia.4
Arthur married Heather (?)1,5

Sources of Information:

  1. [S546] E-mail from Lise Estcourt to Teresa Pask dated 19 August 2004 (Cole1.pdf).
  2. [S6] Teresa Pask's Guesses, Theories and Speculation.
  3. [S558] Sepia photograph of Cole Family Group. Kindly provided by Mavis and Lise Estcourt. "Back row: Elsie, Arthur, Ralph
    Front row: Leonora, Hilda, Eric, Sydney." Click to view the family group photograph
  4. [S546] E-mail from Lise Estcourt to Teresa Pask dated 19 August 2004.
  5. [S553] Black and white photograph of Arthur & Heather Cole's Wedding. Kindly provided by Mavis and Lise Estcourt. Click to view photograph

Heather (?)1

#3560
Last Edited=30 Aug 2004
Heather Cole née ?
Wife of Arthur Cole
     Heather married Arthur COLE, son of Sydney Francis COLE and Leonora VEASEY.1,2

Sources of Information:

  1. [S546] E-mail from Lise Estcourt to Teresa Pask dated 19 August 2004 (Cole1.pdf).
  2. [S553] Black and white photograph of Arthur & Heather Cole's Wedding. Kindly provided by Mavis and Lise Estcourt. Click to view photograph

Hilda COLE1

#3561, b. circa 1912
Last Edited=30 Aug 2004
Hilda Cole
daughter of Sydney Francis & Leonora Cole née Veasey
     Hilda COLE was born circa 1912.2 She was the daughter of Sydney Francis COLE and Leonora VEASEY.1 Probably in 1920, she was in a family group photograph taken with her parents and four siblings.3 In circa 1933 Hilda had a portrait photograph taken of herself. Possibly at the same time her sister Elsie had her photograph taken.4

Sources of Information:

  1. [S546] E-mail from Lise Estcourt to Teresa Pask dated 19 August 2004 (Cole1.pdf).
  2. [S6] Teresa Pask's Guesses, Theories and Speculation.
  3. [S558] Sepia photograph of Cole Family Group. Kindly provided by Mavis and Lise Estcourt. "Back row: Elsie, Arthur, Ralph
    Front row: Leonora, Hilda, Eric, Sydney." Click to view the family group photograph
  4. [S554] Sepia photograph of Hilda Cole. Kindly provided by Mavis and Lise Estcourt. Click to view photograph

Eric COLE1

#3562, b. circa 1914
Last Edited=30 Aug 2004
     Eric COLE was born circa 1914.2 He was the son of Sydney Francis COLE and Leonora VEASEY.1 Probably in 1920, he was in a family group photograph taken with his parents and four siblings.3

Sources of Information:

  1. [S546] E-mail from Lise Estcourt to Teresa Pask dated 19 August 2004 (Cole1.pdf).
  2. [S6] Teresa Pask's Guesses, Theories and Speculation.
  3. [S558] Sepia photograph of Cole Family Group. Kindly provided by Mavis and Lise Estcourt. "Back row: Elsie, Arthur, Ralph
    Front row: Leonora, Hilda, Eric, Sydney." Click to view the family group photograph

Mabel Ella COLE1

#3563, b. 18 June 1878
Last Edited=30 Aug 2004
     Mabel Ella COLE was born on 18 June 1878 in Kinson, Dorset.1,2 She was the daughter of Thomas Francis COLE and Annie Potter GRANT.1
In the census of 3 April 1881 at 50 Newport Street, Ryde, Isle of Wight, she was listed as the daughter of Thomas F. COLE.3
In the census of 5 April 1891 at 9 Marlboro Road, Margate, Kent, she was listed as the daughter of Thomas F. COLE.2 Between 1904 and 1910 she had a photograph taken with her mother, and two siblings.4

Sources of Information:

  1. [S546] E-mail from Lise Estcourt to Teresa Pask dated 19 August 2004 (Cole1.pdf).
  2. [S555] Image of the 1891 census for Margate, Kent: RG12 Piece 727 Folio 16 Page 25.
  3. [S556] Image of the 1881 census for Ryde, Hampshire: RG11 Piece 1178 Folio 48 Page 47.
  4. [S565] Black and white photograph of family group photograph of Annie Cole née Grant with her daughter and two of her sons. Kindly provided by Mavis and Lise Estcourt. "Back row: Sydney Francis Cole, Ella Cole. Front row: Annie Cole née Grant and Wilfred Cole." Click to view the family group photograph

(?) COLE1

#3564, b. 3 March 1875
Last Edited=30 Aug 2004
     (?) COLE was born on 3 March 1875.1,2 She was the daughter of Thomas Francis COLE and Annie Potter GRANT.1

Sources of Information:

  1. [S546] E-mail from Lise Estcourt to Teresa Pask dated 19 August 2004 (Cole1.pdf).
  2. [S546] E-mail from Lise Estcourt to Teresa Pask dated 21 August 2004 (Family Bibles). In Annie's bible, she referred to a daughter being born. However no name was given.

Wilfred John COLE1

#3565, b. 21 June 1876
Last Edited=29 Aug 2004
     Wilfred John COLE was born on 21 June 1876 in Kinson, Dorset.1,2 He was the son of Thomas Francis COLE and Annie Potter GRANT.1
In the census of 3 April 1881 at 50 Newport Street, Ryde, Isle of Wight, he was listed as the son of Thomas F. COLE.3 Between 1904 and 1910 he had a photograph taken with his mother, and two siblings.4
Wilfred married Evelyn Mabel Montague HALL on 10 September 1910.1

Sources of Information:

  1. [S546] E-mail from Lise Estcourt to Teresa Pask dated 19 August 2004 (Cole1.pdf).
  2. [S1031] Birth information from website Ancestry Civil Registration: 1876/Q3 Cole, Wilfred John Poole 5a 271.
  3. [S556] Image of the 1881 census for Ryde, Hampshire: RG11 Piece 1178 Folio 48 Page 47.
  4. [S565] Black and white photograph of family group photograph of Annie Cole née Grant with her daughter and two of her sons. Kindly provided by Mavis and Lise Estcourt. "Back row: Sydney Francis Cole, Ella Cole. Front row: Annie Cole née Grant and Wilfred Cole." Click to view the family group photograph

Evelyn Mabel Montague HALL1

#3566
Last Edited=29 Aug 2004
     Evelyn married Wilfred John COLE, son of Thomas Francis COLE and Annie Potter GRANT, on 10 September 1910.1

Sources of Information:

  1. [S546] E-mail from Lise Estcourt to Teresa Pask dated 19 August 2004 (Cole1.pdf).

Edith COLE1

#3567, b. 1868
Last Edited=29 Aug 2004
     Edith COLE was born in 1868 in Canford, Dorset.1 She was the daughter of William COLE and Ellen SELLERS.1
In the census of 2 April 1871 at Canford, Dorset, she was listed as the daughter of William COLE.2

Sources of Information:

  1. [S546] E-mail from Lise Estcourt to Teresa Pask dated 19 August 2004 (Cole2.pdf).
  2. [S557] Image of the 1871 census for Canford, Dorset: RG10 Piece 1986 Folio 27 Page 18.

Isabel COLE1

#3568, b. 1871
Last Edited=29 Aug 2004
     Isabel COLE was born in 1871 in Canford, Dorset.1 She was the daughter of William COLE and Ellen SELLERS.1
In the census of 2 April 1871 at Canford, Dorset, she was listed as the daughter of William COLE.2

Sources of Information:

  1. [S546] E-mail from Lise Estcourt to Teresa Pask dated 19 August 2004 (Cole2.pdf).
  2. [S557] Image of the 1871 census for Canford, Dorset: RG10 Piece 1986 Folio 27 Page 18.

Geoffrey Howard BARKER1

#3571, b. 6 May 1943, d. 18 December 2000
Last Edited=30 Aug 2004
     Geoffrey Howard BARKER was born on 6 May 1943.1 When he was christened in 1943-4, it is likely that the family had a group photograph taken, showing three generations.2 He was the son of William BARKER and Elsie Muriel COLE.1
Geoffrey married Sonia WONG.1
Geoffrey died on 18 December 2000 at the age of 57.1

Sources of Information:

  1. [S546] E-mail from Lise Estcourt to Teresa Pask dated 19 August 2004 (Barker.pdf).
  2. [S560] Sepia photograph of Cole-Barker Family Group. Kindly provided by Mavis and Lise Estcourt. "Back Row: Sydney Cole, William Barker, William Barker Jnr
    Middle Row: Leonora Cole née Veasey, Elsie Barker née Cole (holding Geoffrey Howard Barker), Constance Barker
    Front Row: Mavis Barker." Click to view the family group photograph

William BARKER1

#3574
Last Edited=30 Aug 2004
     William married Martha BROWN.1 When their grandson, Geoffrey Howard Barker, was christened in 1943-4, it is likely that the family had a group photograph taken, showing three generations.2

Child of William BARKER and Martha BROWN

Sources of Information:

  1. [S546] E-mail from Lise Estcourt to Teresa Pask dated 19 August 2004 (Barker.pdf).
  2. [S560] Sepia photograph of Cole-Barker Family Group. Kindly provided by Mavis and Lise Estcourt. "Back Row: Sydney Cole, William Barker, William Barker Jnr
    Middle Row: Leonora Cole née Veasey, Elsie Barker née Cole (holding Geoffrey Howard Barker), Constance Barker
    Front Row: Mavis Barker." Click to view the family group photograph

Martha BROWN1

#3575
Last Edited=30 Aug 2004
     Martha married William BARKER.1

Child of Martha BROWN and William BARKER

Sources of Information:

  1. [S546] E-mail from Lise Estcourt to Teresa Pask dated 19 August 2004 (Barker.pdf).