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Husband: Archibald Bellenden Purvis
Born: 19 Nov 1865 in Calstone Wellington, Wiltshire 1,2,3 (see note 1) Census: 1871 in The Rectory, Whitsbury, Wiltshire (see note 2) Census: 1881 in HMS Inconstant, Simons Bay, South Africa (see note 3) Census: 1901 in HMS Anson, Portland, Dorset (see note 4) Census: 1911 in Upminster Cottage, Birds Lane, Upminster, Essex (see note 5) Resided: 1926 in Stoke House, Stoke, Andover, Hampshire 4 Died: 22 Dec 1926 in Hampshire 5,6,3,4 (see note 6) Probate: 19 Feb 1927 in London (see note 7) Occupation: 1881 Midshipman 7 Occupation: 1901 Lieutenant, R.N. 8 Occupation: 1906 Commander R.N. 9 (see note 8) Father: Fortescue Richard Purvis (1828 - 1885) Mother: Louisa Harriet Eyre Matcham (1827 - 1915)
Wife: Elona Maria Edwards 5 Married: 13 Aug 1898 in London 2,3 (see note 9)
Born: ABT 1860 in Blackheath, London 3,10 Census: 1911 in Upminster Cottage, Birds Lane, Upminster, Essex (see note 10) Died: 22 Jun 1945 3 Father: Mother:
1 M Archibald Richard Fortescue Purvis | Born: 2 Jan 1900 Kidbrooke Lodge, Blackheath, London 5,2 sp. Ursula Margaret Morris Douthwaite |Married: 17 Dec 1927 3 Born: 21 Dec 1899 Died: 1984 | Died: 17 Nov 1983 3 | Buried
2 F Louisa Marie Juliet Purvis | Born: 7 May 1901 Blackheath, London 5,2,3,10,11 sp. William F V Simpson |Married: 1942 London 12 | Died: 1986 Hampshire 13 | Buried
3 M John Nelson Fortescue Purvis | Born: 15 Sep 1907 Essex 5,2,3 | Died: 1907 Essex 2 | Buried
Sources: (1) . (2) . (3) email June 2007 cwrhc@hotmail.com. (4) . (5) http://www.purvisfamilytree.com/index.php?PHPSESSID=b0a1a2cdd0d9c825d6105a159edfd66f. (6) . (7) . (8) . (9) http://www.geocities.com/scs028a/rn1906cgandreserves.html. (10) . (11) . (12) . (13) . Event Notes Note (1) Dec 1865 Calne 5a 70 Note (2) Age 5, born Calstone Wellington, with family Note (3) RG11/5636 f63: Age 15, born Calston. Midshipman Note (4) RG13/1998 f142: Age 36, born Calston, Essex (sic). Married, Lieutenant. The "Anson" was a 1st Class Battleship, Captain Richard W White Note (5) RG14PN9943 RD191 SD4 ED10 SN184: Age 45, born Calstone. Commander R.N. (Retired), with wife Ellona and daughter Louisa Note (6) Dec 1926 Whitchurch 2c 269 age 61 Note (7) See media files Note (8) In command of HMS Clyde, Aberdeen (non-seagoing Drill Ship). The sixth CLYDE is a 6-gun sloop which was launched at Glagow as the Wild Swan in 1876. She is of 1130 tons, 950 horse-power, and 11 knots speed. Her length, beam, and draught were 170ft., 36ft., and 15ft. Her name was subsequently to Clyde, and she became the Royal Naval Reserve drill ship at Aberdeen. In 1912 her name was again changed, this time to Columbine, and she became the depot vessel of the King’s Harbour Master at Rosyth, and then the flagship of the Vice-Admiral commanding the Scottish Coast. Note (9) Sep 1898 Woolwich 1d 2105 Note (10) Age 50, born Blackheath, with husband Archibald Purvis and daughter Louisa For comments and questions about this family, email Howard Slatter Updated 18 May 2020 Name Index