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Husband: John William Malcolm Purvis
Born: 5 Oct 1869 in Whitsbury, Wiltshire 1,2,3 Census: 1871 at The Rectory, Whitsbury, Wiltshire Census: 1901 at Tompkins Farm, Brick Lane, Upminster, Essex Occupation: 1901 Accountant in firm of Publishers 4 Census: 1911 at Little Tomkins, Upminster, Essex Occupation: 1911 Publisher 5 Occupation: 1939 Company Managing Director 6 Died: 30 Mar 1946 in Devon 7,8 Resided: 1946 at Little Slade, Weston, Sidmouth, Devon 8 Probate: 20 Nov 1946 in London Father: Fortescue Richard Purvis (1828 - 1885) Mother: Louisa Harriet Eyre Matcham (1827 - 1915)
Wife: Isla Marie Leighton Married name: Isla Marie Purvis Married: 1892 in Bedfordshire 9
Born: ABT 1866 in Portman Square, Marylebone, London 4,3,5 Census: 1901 at Tompkins Farm, Brick Lane, Upminster, Essex Census: 1911 at Little Tomkins, Upminster, Essex Resided: 1960 at Springcroft, Yarde Mead, Sidford, Sidmouth, Devon 8 Died: 11 Jan 1960 in Devon 7,8 Probate: 4 May 1960 in Exeter, Devon Father: Mother:
1 M John Leighton Fortescue Purvis | Born: 9 Apr 1898 Upminster, Essex 4,9,3 | Died: 3 Feb 1941 S.S. Empire Citizen, at sea, SW of Iceland 10,8
Sources: (1) 1871 Census. (2) GRO index. (3) Christopher Cook pers. com. (4) 1901 Census. (5) 1911 Census. (6) Sister Louisa's probate record. (7) Ancestry Death Index. (8) Probate. (9) FreeBMD Website. (10) Commonwealth War Graves Commission website. For comments and questions about this family, email Howard Slatter Updated December 2016 Name Index