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Husband: Nelson Girdlestone
Born: 24 Jan 1826 in Earlham, Norwich, Norfolk 1,2 Christened: 12 Mar 1826 in Earlham, Norwich, Norfolk 2 Census: 1841 in Free Grammar School, Sutton Valence, Kent (see note 1) Census: 1851 in 6 Aberdeen Place, Marylebone, London (see note 2) Census: 1861 in 7 Upper Westbourne Terrace, Paddington, London (see note 3) Census: 1871 in 57 Priory Road, Hampstead, London (see note 4) Emigrated: 1873 in South Africa 3,4 Census: 1911 in 1 Oakley Villa, St Helier, Jersey, Channel Islands (see note 5) Died: 4 Mar 1912 in 2 Devonshire Terrace, Ventnor, Isle of Wight 5,6 (see note 6) Occupation: 1851 Admiralty Somerset House 7 Occupation: 1861 Second Class Clerk, Admiralty 8 Occupation: 1871 Superintendent of Naval Stores, Admiralty, Whitehall 1 Occupation: Secretary of the Harbour Board Commissioners, Port Elizabeth, South Africa 9 Father: Henry Girdlestone (1785 - 1871) Mother: Elizabeth Anne Bolton (1789 - 1861) Notes
Wife: Caroline Warner Furlonge 3 Married name: Caroline Warner Girdlestone Married: 3 Jul 1851 4
Born: 4 Jul 1825 in Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada 1,4 Census: 1861 in 7 Upper Westbourne Terrace, Paddington, London (see note 7) Census: 1871 in 57 Priory Road, Hampstead, London (see note 8) Census: 1911 in 1 Oakley Villa, St Helier, Jersey, Channel Islands (see note 9) Father: Mother: Notes
1 F Armine Horatia Josephine Girdlestone | Born: 1853 Clifton, Bristol, Gloucestershire 1,5 sp. Edwin Atherstone |Married: Born: 1842 Died: 1898 | Died: | Buried
2 F Marian Adelaide Frances Girdlestone | Born: 1855 Paddington, London 1,8,5 | Died: | Buried
3 M Charles Henry Girdlestone | Born: 1857 Paddington, London 8,5 | Died: 1890 South Africa 10,11 | Buried
4 M George Maurice Girdlestone | Born: 1858 Paddington, London 8,5 | Died: | Buried
5 F Grace Geraldine Girdlestone | Born: 1860 Paddington, London 8,12 sp. William Alfred Herbert Holland |Married: Born: 1853 Died: 1912 | Died: | Buried
6 M Francis Crawford Girdlestone | Born: 1861 Hendon, Middlesex 1,5 | Died: | Buried
7 M Frederic Hill L'Estrange Girdlestone | Born: 1863 Hendon, Middlesex 1,5 | Died: | Buried
8 F Florence Nelson Girdlestone | Born: 1865 Hendon, Middlesex 1,12 | Died: | Buried
9 F Lilian R M Girdlestone | Born: ABT 1867 Belgium 1 | Died: | Buried
Sources: (1) . (2) . (3) email 2005 david@addyd.freeserve.co.uk. (4) email Oct 2011 safaradecor@gmail.com. (5) . (6) . (7) . (8) . (9) email Aug 2006: beeorchid@btinternet.com. (10) email Jan 2007 dw102598@bigpond.net.au. (11) email Jan 2007 robert_haresnape@hotmail.com. (12) . Event Notes Note (1) HO107/462/11 f42: Age 15, pupil at school Note (2) HO107/1491 f335: Age 26, born Earlham. Admiralty Somerset House, unmarried, with brother Maurice, visitors with Sarah Morgan Note (3) RG9/6 f18: Age 35, born Earlham. Second Class Clerk, Admiralty, with wife Caroline and children, and sister in law Armine Furlonge Note (4) RG10/197 f54: Age 45, born Earlham. Superintendent of Naval Stores, Admiralty, Whitehall. With wife Caroline, daughters Amine H J, Marian A F, Florence A (sic) and Lilian R M and son F H L'Estrange . Also brother-in-law Charles G H Furlong and his family. Note (5) RG14PN34890 RG78PN2013A RD637 SD3 ED12 SN117: Age 85, born Norwich. Civil Service Pensioner, with wife Caroline Note (6) Mar 1912 Isle of Wight 2b 883 age 86. From The Times, 9 Mar 1912: On the 4th of March at 2 Devonshire Terrace, Ventnor, Isle of Wight, NELSON GIRDLESTONE son of the late Rev. Henry G. Girdlestone of Landford, Wilts., formerly of the Admiralty and subsequently for many years Secretary of the Harbour Board Commissioners, Port Elizabeth, SA. Aged 86. African papers please copy Note (7) Age 34, born Halifax, with husband Nelson Girdlestone and children, also sister Arline Furlonge Note (8) Age 44, born Halifax, Nova Scotia. With husband Nelson Girdlestone and children, also her brother Charles G H Furlong: age 41, born Ireland, late 1st Class Clerk, War Office, with his wife Laura and daughter Laura. Note (9) Age 85, born Halifax, with husband Nelson Girdlestone For comments and questions about this family, email Howard Slatter Updated 18 May 2020 Name Index