Frederick William GHENT

Frederick William GHENT

Male 1875 - 1961  (85 years)

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  • Name Frederick William GHENT 
    Born 15 Oct 1875  Camberwell, London Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Gender Male 
    Military Bet. 03 Sep 1891 and 04 May 1905  South Africa Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Able Seaman. Royal Navy. Served aboard HMS Tartar during the Boer War 1899-1902. Awarded Queen's South Africa Medal with Cape Colony clasp. 
    Occupation 1911  [3
    Liftman 
    Residence 1911  New Cross, London Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    59 Camplin Street, New Cross, London 
    Residence c. 1916  Coulsdon, Surrey Find all individuals with events at this location 
    43, Edward Road, Coulsdon, Surrey 
    Occupation 1939  Public Lavortory Attendant Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Died 1961  Croydon, Surrey Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Person ID I0020  GhentGoodFamilyTree
    Last Modified 19 May 2016 

    Father John George GHENT,   b. 1842, Darlington, Co. Durham, Yorkshire NR Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1912, Camberwell, London Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 70 years) 
    Mother Sarah SCHOFIELD,   b. 1844, Glasgow, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 07 Sep 1887, Peckham, London Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 43 years) 
    Married 08 Feb 1863  Bermondsey, London Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    Family ID F0053  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Elizabeth Alice HAYNES,   b. 24 May 1878, Camberwell, London Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1979, Brighton, East Sussex Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 100 years) 
    Married 24 Feb 1906  Camberwell, London Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
    Children 
     1. Frederick Charles GHENT,   b. 12 Jul 1906, Southwark, London Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 3 Jul 1992, Croydon, Surrey Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 85 years)  [Birth]
     2. Irene Ethel GHENT,   b. 26 Jan 1907, Greenwich, London Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1995, Hove, East Sussex Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 87 years)
     3. Leonard GHENT,   b. 08 Sep 1912, Croydon, Surrey Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1994, Croydon, Surrey Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 81 years)
     4. William Edward GHENT,   b. 22 Jun 1914, Croydon, Surrey Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Jul 1992, Yeovil, Somerset Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 78 years)
     5. Stanley Cyril GHENT,   b. 15 May 1916, Croydon, Surrey Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 12 Mar 1993, Sutton, Surrey Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 76 years)
    Last Modified 2 Jun 2014 
    Family ID F0019  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 15 Oct 1875 - Camberwell, London Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMilitary - Able Seaman. Royal Navy. Served aboard HMS Tartar during the Boer War 1899-1902. Awarded Queen's South Africa Medal with Cape Colony clasp. - Bet. 03 Sep 1891 and 04 May 1905 - South Africa Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 24 Feb 1906 - Camberwell, London Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 59 Camplin Street, New Cross, London - 1911 - New Cross, London Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 43, Edward Road, Coulsdon, Surrey - c. 1916 - Coulsdon, Surrey Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 1961 - Croydon, Surrey Link to Google Earth
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  • Photos
    Frederick William Ghent bn 15th Oct 1875
    Frederick William Ghent bn 15th Oct 1875
    The Ghent Family
    The Ghent Family
    Frederick William Ghent with his wife Elizabeth Alice Haynes and their children; l-r Leonard, Frederick Charles, Irene Ethel, William Edward and Stanley Cyril. Photo taken at their home in Edward Road, Coulsdon, Surrey.
    Frederick William Ghent on parade
    Frederick William Ghent on parade
    Stanley Cyril Ghent (right)with his father
    Stanley Cyril Ghent (right)with his father
    Taken at 43 Edward Road, Coulsdon, Surrey
    Irene Ghent and Ben Pearson's wedding
    l-r Patricia Ghent, Unknown, Brian Ghent, Unknown, Elizabeth Ghent with Michael Ghent, Irene Ethel Ghent, Ben Pearson, Unknown, Frederick Ghent, Unknown, William Ghent, Unknown, Rosa Ghent (At least one living or private individual is linked to this item - Details withheld.)
    William Edward Ghent and Rosalie May Stevens marriage 16th October 1935, Croydon, Surrey
    William Edward Ghent and Rosalie May Stevens marriage 16th October 1935, Croydon, Surrey
    with Frederick William Ghent 3rd from left(standing)and Elizabeth Alice Haynes 2nd from right (standing) others unknown.

  • Notes 
    • Frederick Williams's parents John & Sarah Ghent were living at 7 Asylum Road, Peckham, Camberwell when he was born. At the time of their wedding Frederick and Elizabeth were living at 26 Herman Road, Camberwell, later that year moving to 18 Hendre Road, Southwark.
      In 1916 the Ghent family were in residence at 43, Edward Road, Coulsdon, Surrey.
      Following the death of Frederick in 1961, Elizabeth moved in with her daughter Irene at Hove, Sussex.
    • Frederick Williams's parents John & Sarah Ghent were living at 7 Asylum Road, Peckham, Camberwell when he was born. At the time of their wedding Frederick and Elizabeth were living at 26 Herman Road, Camberwell, later that year moving to 18 Hendre Road, Southwark.
      In 1916 the Ghent family were in residence at 43, Edward Road, Coulsdon, Surrey.
      Following the death of Frederick in 1961, Elizabeth moved in with her daughter Irene at Hove, Sussex.

  • Sources 
    1. [S3] Birth Certificate, 1d 761.
      Camberwell

    2. [S76] Forces War Records.

    3. [S31] England Census 1911.

    4. [S03429] Register 1939.

    5. [S33] England & Wales Death Index: 1916-2007, 5g, 80.
      Croydon, Surrey

    6. [S15] England & Wales, FreeBMD Marriage Index 1837-1915, 1d, 100.
      Bermondsey

    7. [S17] Marriage Certificate, 1d, 877.
      Camberwell, London