John Benjamin DIKE

John Benjamin DIKE

Male 1856 - 1897  (41 years)

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  • Name John Benjamin DIKE 
    Born 1856  Margate, Kent Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Gender Male 
    Died 2 Dec 1897  At sea off, Margate, Kent Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Buried 8 Dec 1897  St John, Margate, Kent Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Person ID I4097  GhentGoodFamilyTree
    Last Modified 14 Oct 2020 

    Family Charlotte WATLER,   b. 19 Jul 1853, Margate, Kent Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1943, Tonbridge, Kent Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 89 years) 
    Married 1880  Thanet, Kent Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Children 
     1. John Benjamin DIKE,   b. 1881, Margate, Kent Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1976, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 95 years)  [Birth]
     2. Thomas Lionel Seymour DIKE,   b. 1883, Margate, Kent Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1928, Kent County Mental Hospital, Chartham, Kent Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 45 years)  [Birth]
     3. Albert Edward DIKE,   b. 1884, Margate, Kent Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1885, Margate, Kent Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 1 years)  [Birth]
     4. Emily Gertrude DIKE,   b. 16 Jan 1887, Margate, Kent Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1970, Margate, Kent Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 82 years)  [Birth]
     5. Florence Mabel DIKE,   b. 1889, Margate, Kent Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1889, Margate, Kent Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 0 years)  [Birth]
     6. Mabel Grace DIKE,   b. 27 May 1891, Margate, Kent Find all individuals with events at this location
     7. Rosina Ellen DIKE,   b. 14 Sep 1893, Margate, Kent Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1949, Margate, Kent Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 55 years)  [Birth]
     8. Ella Blanche DIKE,   b. 18 Mar 1896, Margate, Kent Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1977, Margate, Kent Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 80 years)  [Birth]
    Last Modified 14 Oct 2020 
    Family ID F1193  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 1856 - Margate, Kent Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 1880 - Thanet, Kent Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - 8 Dec 1897 - St John, Margate, Kent Link to Google Earth
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    Documents
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    The Margate Surfboat Disaster of 1897
    From The Margate Handbook Nov. 2009
    Author: Mick Twyman.
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    John Benjamin Dike
    Coroner's Hearing & Report.
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    Funeral Service
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    Funeral Service p2
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    Poem -'Loss Of The Margate Surf Lifeboat' by T.J.C.

    Albums
    The Margate Surfboat Disaster 2nd Dec 1897
    The Margate Surfboat Disaster 2nd Dec 1897 (15)
    Nine brave men perished attempting a rescue mission to the 'Persian Empire' which had become damaged after a collision with the 'Carlisle City'.

  • Sources 
    1. [S44044] England & Wales, Civil Registration Birth Index, 1837-1915, 2a, 573 (Reliability: 3), 4th Qtr 1856.
      Thanet, Kent

    2. [S44248] England & Wales, Civil Registration Death Index, 1837-1915, 2a, 534 (Reliability: 3), 4th Qtr 1897.
      Thanet, Kent

    3. [S03208] England, Select Deaths and Burials, 1538-1991 (Reliability: 3).

    4. [S40943] England & Wales Marriages 1837-2005, 2a, 1252 (Reliability: 3), 2nd Qtr 1880.
      Thanet, Kent