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59.BEATRICE MAY6 MUCKLESTON (WALTER W5, WILLIAM4, GEORGE3, WILLIAM2, EDWARD1) was born 02 Nov 1902 in Luton, Bedfordshire.She married RONALD H. CRAIG 15 Sep 1928 in St Pauls Church, Luton, Bedfordshire.

Notes for BEATRICE MAY MUCKLESTON:

1911 census reads

93 Cowper Street, Luton, Beds (RG14PN8996)

Muckleston, WalterHeadMarriedM36Bricklayerb Leighton Beds

Muckleston, Matilda JaneWifeMarriedF39b Deptford Kent

Muckleston, Cyril Walter William SonSingleM12 Schoolb Linslade Bucks

Muckleston, Beatrice MayDauSingleF8Schoolb Luton Beds

Muckleston, Gilbert PercySonSingleM6b Luton Beds

Muckleston, CecilSonSingleM3b Luton Beds

Gilbert FBoarderSingleM30General Labourerb Leighton Beds

Years Married 14 (Walter & Matilda)

An executor of Matilda Jane Muckleston's will in 1956.

Child of BEATRICE MUCKLESTON and RONALD CRAIG is:

i.RICHARD7 CRAIG.

60.GILBERT PERCY6 MUCKLESTON (WALTER W5, WILLIAM4, GEORGE3, WILLIAM2, EDWARD1) was born 07 Aug 1904 in Luton, Bedfordshire., and died 1977 in Biggleswade, Bedfordshire..He married ELEANOR ROSE DAY 1926 in Luton, Bedfordshire.She was born 05 Feb 1904, and died 28 Apr 1987 in Luton Bedfordshire.

Notes for GILBERT PERCY MUCKLESTON:

1911 census reads

93 Cowper Street, Luton, Beds (RG14PN8996)

Muckleston, WalterHeadMarriedM36Bricklayerb Leighton Beds

Muckleston, Matilda JaneWifeMarriedF39b Deptford Kent

Muckleston, Cyril Walter William SonSingleM12 Schoolb Linslade Bucks

Muckleston, Beatrice MayDauSingleF8Schoolb Luton Beds

Muckleston, Gilbert PercySonSingleM6b Luton Beds

Muckleston, CecilSonSingleM3b Luton Beds

Gilbert FBoarderSingleM30General Labourerb Leighton Beds

Years Married 14 (Walter & Matilda)

Occupation-Machinist.

He was one of the executors of Matilda Jane Muckleston's will in 1956.

More About GILBERT PERCY MUCKLESTON:

Occupation: Machinist

Notes for ELEANOR ROSE DAY:

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ELEANOR ROSE MUCKLESTON

Will Proved : 9th July 1987

Index entry:-

1987

Muckleston Eleanor Rose

Muckleston Eleanor Rose of 81 Cutenhoe Road Luton Beds died 28th April 1987 Probate Oxford 9th July not exceeding £40000

Transcript of the Will:-

This is the last Will of me Eleanor Rose Muckleston of 81 Cutenhoe Road Luton in the county of Bedford

1. I hereby revoke all former Wills and testamentary dispositions heretofore made by me

2. I appoint my son Robert Muckleston of Ladymead 48 Hampton Lane Solihull B91 2PZ and my daughter Aileen Butcher of 81 Cutenhoe Road Luton aforesaid to be the executors and Trustees of this my Will

3. I give devise and bequeath the following legacies:-

a) to my grand daughters Carole Muckleston Diane Muckleston and Lesley Davies the sum of one thousand pounds each

b) to Peter Davies the sum of one thousand pounds

c) to Mrs Muriel Muckleston the sum of one thousand pounds

d) to Mr Robert Muckleston the sum of two thousand pounds

4. I give devise and bequeath the residue of my estate to be divided equally between my daughter Aileen Butcher and her husband Walter Butcher

5. If my said daughter Aileen shall have died in my lifetime then her share shall be divided equally between her husband Walter Butcher and my three grand children Carol Diane and Lesley in equal shares absolutely

In witness whereof I have hereunto set my hand this 24th day of April one thousand nine hundred and eighty five -E R MUCKLESTON- Signed by the said Eleanor Rose Muckleston as and for her last Will in the presence of us both being present at the same time who at her request and in her presence and in the presence of each other have hereunto subscribed our names as witnesses:-

B L Marks 79 Cutenhoe Road Luton Beds LU1 3NG Retired H W Marks 79 Cutenhoe Road Luton Beds LU1 3NG Retired.

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Eleanor Rose Muckleston

Born 5th February 1904

Married Gilbert Percy Muckleston 1926 (Luton)

Died 28th April 1987 (luton)

Nee Day.

More About ELEANOR ROSE DAY:

Occupation: Hat Designer

Children of GILBERT MUCKLESTON and ELEANOR DAY are:

111.i.AILEEN7 MUCKLESTON, b. 1926, Luton, Bedfordshire; d. 19 Sep 1997.

112.ii.ROBERT MUCKLESTON, b. 19 Nov 1932, Luton, Bedfordshire.; d. 05 Mar 2007.

61.CECIL6 MUCKLESTON (WALTER W5, WILLIAM4, GEORGE3, WILLIAM2, EDWARD1) was born 05 Jan 1908 in Luton, Bedfordshire, and died 05 Aug 1977 in Luton, Bedfordshire.He married MURIEL GRACE RUDD 1936 in Luton, Bedfordshire.She was born 28 Sep 1913, and died Mar 2000 in Luton Bedfordshire.

Notes for CECIL MUCKLESTON:

1911 census reads

93 Cowper Street, Luton, Beds (RG14PN8996)

Muckleston, WalterHeadMarriedM36Bricklayerb Leighton Beds

Muckleston, Matilda JaneWifeMarriedF39b Deptford Kent

Muckleston, Cyril Walter William SonSingleM12 Schoolb Linslade Bucks

Muckleston, Beatrice MayDauSingleF8Schoolb Luton Beds

Muckleston, Gilbert PercySonSingleM6b Luton Beds

Muckleston, CecilSonSingleM3b Luton Beds

Gilbert FBoarderSingleM30General Labourerb Leighton Beds

Years Married 14 (Walter & Matilda)

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CECIL MUCKLESTON

Will Proved : 22nd September 1977

Index entry:-

1977

Muckleston Cecil

Muckleston Cecil of 710 Hitchin Road Luton died 5th August 1977 Probate Oxford 22nd September £7212

Transcript of the Will:-

This is the last Will and testament of me Cecil Muckleston of Number 710 Hitchin Road Luton in the county of Bedford

1. I hereby revoke all former Wills and testamentary dispositions heretofore made by me

2. I give devise and bequeath all my estate of whatsoever kind and wheresoever situate to my wife Muriel Grace Muckleston absolutely and appoint her sole Executrix of this my Will provided always that if my said wife shall not survive me then I declare that the foregoing provisions shall not take effect and in lieu thereof I appoint David Herbert Jones of Number 17 Cardiff Road Luton aforesaid Solicitor to be the sole executor of this my Will and I give devise and bequeath all my said property unto my two children Jennifer Mary and Pauline Anita in equal shares absolutely

I declare that the said David Herbert Jones shall be entitled to charge and be paid all the usual professional and other charges for work or business done or transacted by him in proving my Will or in the execution of or in connection therewith including work or business not of a strictly professional nature which a Trustee could do personally

In witness whereof I have hereunto set my hand this sixth day of February one thousand nine hundred and fifty nine -CECIL MUCKLESTON- Signed by the said Testator the said Cecil Muckleston in the presence of us both present at the same time who at his request in his presence and in the presence of each other have hereunto subscribed our names as witnesses. Valerie L Alcorn 12 Wingate Road Dunstable Beds Solicitors Clerk G L Lee 17 Cardiff Road Luton Solicitors Clerk

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Cecil Muckleston

Born 5th January 1908 (Luton)

Married Muriel Grace Rudd 1936 (Luton)

Died 5th August 1977 (Luton)

Children of CECIL MUCKLESTON and MURIEL RUDD are:

i.JENNIFER M.7 MUCKLESTON, b. Luton, Bedfordshire.; m. BRIAN J. E. MASON, Luton, Bedfordshire.

ii.PAULINE A MUCKLESTON, b. Luton Bedfordshire; m. DOUGLAS J PEARCE, Luton Bedfordshire.

62.MURIEL EC6 MUCKLESTON (WALTER W5, WILLIAM4, GEORGE3, WILLIAM2, EDWARD1) was born 11 Mar 1914 in Registered Luton Bedfordshire.She married WILLIAM A ALDERTON 23 Jul 1938 in Registered Luton Bedfordshire.

Notes for MURIEL EC MUCKLESTON:

still alive in June 2005 - living in a care home in Hitchin

Child of MURIEL MUCKLESTON and WILLIAM ALDERTON is:

i.VIVIEN7 ALDERTON.

63.ALICE C6 PELLING (CLARA JANE5 MUCKLESTON, HARRY4, GEORGE3, WILLIAM2, EDWARD1) was born Abt. 1897 in Walthamstow, Essex.She married ? RICHARDSON 1922.

Notes for ALICE C PELLING:

1901 census

RG13/1632/108/1

3 Edward Road, Walthamstow, Essex

Mark PellingMarriedHead39House PainterBrighton Sussex

Clara J PellingMarriedWife29(nee Muckleston)Toddington Beds

Alfred PellingUnmarried Son4Plaistow Essex

Alice C PellingUnmarried Daughter 3Walthamstow Essex

William PellingUnmarried Son10 monthsWalthmastow Essex

When it was time for her to start school she was taken into her grandmothers family in Luton, they may have though the London air was not good for her. And she remained there until her marriage in 1922

Child of ALICE PELLING and ? RICHARDSON is:

i.ALICE JOYCE7 RICHARDSON.