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103.RUBY EVA6 MUCKLESTON (GEORGE EDWARD5, EDWARD4, WILLIAM3, WILLIAM2, EDWARD1) was born 04 Nov 1909 in West Ham London, and died 22 May 1964.She married SYDNEY HORACE SWAIN 1937 in East Ham London.He was born 01 Jul 1908, and died 04 Feb 1984.

Notes for RUBY EVA MUCKLESTON:

1911 census reads

47 Brighton Road, East Ham, Essex (RG14PN9542)

Muckleston, George HeadMarriedM30Coal Porterb Enderley Leics

Muckleston, DaisyWifeMarriedF31b Bromley by Bow

Muckleston, May DauF8b Barking Essex

Muckleston, RubyDauF1b London East Ham

Years married 9 (George & Daisy)

Child of RUBY MUCKLESTON and SYDNEY SWAIN is:

150.i.BARBARA IRENE7 SWAIN, b.

104.CONNIE M.6 MUCKLESTON (GEORGE EDWARD5, EDWARD4, WILLIAM3, WILLIAM2, EDWARD1) was born 1913 in West Ham, Greater London., and died 1972.She married HERBERT W. BENTLEY 1938 in East Ham, Greater London..

Child of CONNIE MUCKLESTON and HERBERT BENTLEY is:

i.ANN7 BENTLEY, b.

105.WILLIAM ARTHUR F6 MUCKLESTON (WILLIAM THOMAS5, EDWARD4, WILLIAM3, WILLIAM2, EDWARD1) was born 1909 in Reg Romford Essex, and died 14 May 1959 in Reg Southend on Sea Essex.He married (1) FLORENCE E HERBERT 1936 in Reg Rochford Essex.He married (2) BARBARA D MUCKLESTON 1954 in Southend Essex.

Notes for WILLIAM ARTHUR F MUCKLESTON:

1911 census...

42 Gascoigne Road, Barking, Essex (RG14PN9928)

Muckleston, WilliamHeadMarriedM25Rubber Refinerb Essex Hornchurch

Muckleston, LilyWifeMarriedF27b Essex Ilford

Muckleston, ElsieDauF5Schoolb Essex Barking

Muckleston, WilliamSonM2b Essex Barking

Years married 6 (William & Lily)

Need to investigate the second marriage, especilay inlight of the name given in the probate indexes.

From Somerset House Probate Indexes

1959 - Muckleston William Arthur Frederick, otherwise William Frederick Arthur of 39 Central Avenue Southend on Sea Essex. Died 14 May 1959 at the Genral Hospital Southend on Sea. Probate London 29th July to Lily Muckleston widow Effects £259 13s 5d.

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WILLIAM FREDERICK ARTHUR MUCKLESTON

Will Proved : 29th July 1959

Index entry:-

1959

Muckleston William Arthur Frederick

Muckleston William Arthur Frederick otherwise William Frederick Arthur of 39 Central Avenue Southend on Sea Essex died 14th May 1959 at the General Hospital Southend on Sea. Probate London 29th July to Lily Muckleston widow. Effects £259 13s 5d

Transcription of the will:-

This is the last will of me William Frederick Arthur Muckleston of 39 Central Avenue Southend on Sea in the county of Essex Lorry Driver and I hereby revoke all former wills and testamentary dispositions heretofore made by me.

1. I appoint my mother Lily Muckleston of 39 Central Avenue Southend on Sea aforesaid to be the executrix of this my will

2. I devise and bequeath all my estate both real and personal whatsoever situate unto my mother Lily Muckleston and my sister Queenie Doris Rainforth of 31 Browning Avenue Southend on Sea aforesaid in equal shares.

In witness whereof I have hereunto set my hand this fifth day of May one thousand nine hundred and fifty nine.Signed by the said William Frederick Arthur Muckleston as his last will in the presence of us 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. H Ormandy General Hospital Southend on Sea General Clerk Wm Lee 71 High Street Southend on Sea Solicitor.

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William Arthur Frederick Muckleston

Born 1909 (Romford)

Married ?

Died 14th May 1959 (Southend) aged 50.

Notes for BARBARA D MUCKLESTON:

In the marriage registers she is given as Barbara Muckleston or Gowling or Georgeson

Children of WILLIAM MUCKLESTON and FLORENCE HERBERT are:

i.SHIRLEY M7 MUCKLESTON, b. Rochford Essex; m. DAVID J MONK,Southend on Sea Essex.

ii.GLENDA L. MUCKLESTON, b. Rochford, Essex.; m. GERALD H. TRICKEY, Southend, Essex..

106.STANLEY WILLIAM6 MUCKLESTON (ARTHUR LENNARD5, EDWARD4, WILLIAM3, WILLIAM2, EDWARD1) was born 21 Dec 1912 in Romford Essex, and died 30 May 1986 in Gravesend Kent.He married LLEWELLYN WOODING 1939 in Strood Kent.She was born 01 Sep 1914, and died 14 Feb 1978 in Dartford Kent.

More About STANLEY WILLIAM MUCKLESTON:

Comment 1: Bet. 1939 - 1945, In WW2 fought in africa against rommel

Children of STANLEY MUCKLESTON and LLEWELLYN WOODING are:

151.i.MICHEAL JOHN7 MUCKLESTON, b. Chatham Kent.

152.ii.RICHARD ANTHONY MUCKLESTON, b. 01 Nov 1946, Meopham nr Chatham Kent; d. 30 Mar 1969, Culverstone.

153.iii.ROBERT PAUL MUCKLESTON, b.Meopham Chatham Kent.

107.PERCY WILLIAM6 MUCKLESTON (ARTHUR EDWARD5, GEORGE4, DINAH3, EDWARD2, EDWARD1) was born 31 Mar 1896 in Eversholt Bedfordshire, and died 08 May 1946 in Registered Luton Bedfordshire.He married (1) ALICE GERTRUDE MUCKLESTON Aft. 21 Dec 1919 in Toddington, Bedfordshire, daughter of WILLIAM MUCKLESTON and ALICE CLARKE.She was born 1898 in Woburn, Bedfordshire, and died 10 Mar 1928 in Luton, Bedfordshire [aged 29].He married (2) FLORENCE BEATRICE TOYER 1933 in Luton Bedfordshire.She was born Abt. 1904, and died 29 Jan 1958 in Registered Luton Beds [aged 53].

Notes for PERCY WILLIAM MUCKLESTON:

1901 Census reads

Town Farm, Eversholt, Beds

Arthur Muckleston, Head, 35, Farm Bailiff, born Toddington

Alice Muckleston, wife, 28, born Claydon (Beds?)

Percy Muckleston, son, 5 born Eversholt.

1911 census reads....

Alma Farm, Toddington, Beds (RG14PN8953)

Muckleston, ArthurHeadMarriedM43Farmerb Toddington Beds

Muckleston, AliceWifeMarriedF38b Boltoph Claydon Bucks

Muckleston, PercySonSingleM15Farmers Son working on Farmb Eversholt Beds

Muckleston, CecilSonSingleM6Schoolb Eversholt Beds

Gurney, RoseVisitorSingleF25Nurse Domesticb Tingrith Beds

Years Married 16 (Arthur & Alice)

Birth certificate available.

Occupation - Farm Labourer

He obtained an administration in 1928 on his first wifes effects.

At the time of his first marriage in 1919 he was recorded as a batchelor of Toddington

Taken from the WW1 medal rolls: Percy W Muckleston Bedf. Yeo. Pte, 709 & 30068. Victory and British medals CC/105B1 pg 47. 1915 Star CC 7/B pg 22. Theatre of war first served in France date of entry therein 10.6.15.

More About PERCY WILLIAM MUCKLESTON:

Occupation: Farm Labourer

Notes for ALICE GERTRUDE MUCKLESTON:

1901 census

7 The Square Toddington, Bedfordshire.

William MucklestonMarriedHead26Journeyman ButcherToddington Beds

Alice MucklestonMarriedWife28Toddington Beds

Maud MucklestonUnmarried Daughter 4Toddington Beds

Alice G MucklestonUnmarried Daughter 2Toddington Beds

Bella M MucklestonUnmarried Daughter 4 monthsToddington Beds

1911 census ........

The Square, Toddington, Beds (RG14PN8953)

Muckleston, WilliamHeadMarriedM36Butcher & Dealerb Toddington Beds

Muckleston, Gertrude Alice May WifeMarriedF 31Helping in Businessb Tottenham, london

Muckleston, evelyn MaudDaughterSingleF 14b toddington Beds

Muckleston, Alice GertrudeDaughterSingleF 12At Schoolb Toddington Beds

Muckleston, Bella MayDaughterSingleF 10At Schoolb Toddington Beds

Muckleston, Beatrice RoseDaughterSingleF 8at Schoolb Toddington Beds

Muckleston, William FrederickSonSingleM 5 mthsb Toddington Beds

Clarke, EdwardFather in LawWidowerM 69Horsekeeperb Toddington Beds

Years Married 1 (William & Gertrude)

At the time of her marriage she was given as a spinster of Toddington.

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ALICE GERTRUDE MUCKLESTON

Administration Granted : 17th May 1928

Index entry:-

1928

Muckleston Alice Gertrude

Muckleston Alice Gertrude of 115 Butterfields Green Stopsley Bedfordshire (wife of Percy William Muckleston) died 10th March 1928 Administration Northampton 17th May to the said Percy William Muckleston farm labourer Effects £132 10s 5d

Transcript of the administration:-

ADMON

BE IT KNOWN that Alice Gertrude Muckleston of 115 Butterfields Green Stopsley in the county of Bedford

died on the 10th day of March 1928

intestate

AND BE IT FURTHER KNOWN that at the date hereunder written Letters of Administration of all the Estate which by law devolves to and vests in the personal representative of the said intestate were granted by His Majesty's High Court of Justice at the District Probate Registry thereof at Northampton to Percy William Muckleston of 115 Butterfields Green aforesaid Farm Labourer the lawful husband of the said intestate.

Dated 17thday of May 1928

Gross Value of Estate £132.10.5

Extracted by the administrator

Sureties William Crawley of Park road West Luton in the said county Butcher and William Muckleston of Toddington in the said county Butcher

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Alice Gertrude Muckleston

Nee Muckelston

Born circa 1898/9

Married Percy William Muckleston 1919 (Ampthill) (His first wife)

Died 10th March 1928 (Luton)

Child is listed above under (66) Alice Gertrude Muckleston.

Child of PERCY MUCKLESTON and FLORENCE TOYER is:

154.i.MICHEAL R7 MUCKLESTON, b. Luton.