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27.JANE ELIZABETH7 MUCKLESTON (THOMAS HOWARD6, THOMAS5, JOSEPH4, JONATHON WILLIAM3, JOHN2, JOHN1) was born 1878 in Holborn, London..She married FREDERICK JOSEPH KEMP 02 Aug 1896 in Holy Trinity, Tottenham, Edmonton, London., son of HENRY KEMP.He was born 1875.

Notes for JANE ELIZABETH MUCKLESTON:

1881 census

RG11/0358/44

38 Corporation Row, Clerkenwell, Middx

Thomas H MucklestonMarriedHead27Solictors General ClerkLondon

Sarah H MucklestonMarriedWife27London

Ellen E MucklestonUnmarried Daughter5ScholarLondon

Jane E MucklestonUnmarried Daughter2London

Louisa A Muckleston Unmarried Daughter6 monthsLondon

1891 census entry reads:-

RG12/1072

5 (?Pearls) Cottages, Stamford Road, Tottenham, Middx

Sarah A Muckleston, Head, Widow, 37, Charwoman, bn Soho London.

Ellen Muckleston, Dau, S, 15, bn Islington London.

Jane E Muckleston, Dau, s 13, Scholar, bn Clerkenwell London.

Louisa A Muckleston, dau, S, 10, Scholar, bn Clerkenwell London.

Annie F Muckleston, dau, S, 2, bn Tottenham Middx.

John R Muckleston, brother, S, 27, Goods (?Porter), bn Holborn London.

1901 census

3, Elizabeth Place, Clyde Road, Tottenham

Occupying 3 Rooms

Frederick J Kemp Head 24 Timber Porter born Tottenham

Jane E Kemp Wife Wife 22 b Clerkenwell

Frederick T Kemp Son 4 b Tottenham

Louise A Kemp Dau 1 b Tottenham

Children of JANE MUCKLESTON and FREDERICK KEMP are:

i.FREDERICK T8 KEMP, b. Abt. 1896.

ii.LOUISA A KEMP, b. Abt. 1900.

28.ANNIE FLORENCE7 MUCKLESTON (THOMAS HOWARD6, THOMAS5, JOSEPH4, JONATHON WILLIAM3, JOHN2, JOHN1) was born 1889 in Edmonton, London.She married WILLIAM ADAMSON 1919 in Hackney, London..He was born Abt. 1863 in Stowmarket Suffolk.

Notes for ANNIE FLORENCE MUCKLESTON:

1891 census entry reads:-

RG12/1072

5 (?Pearls) Cottages, Stamford Road, Tottenham, Middx

Sarah A Muckleston, Head, Widow, 37, Charwoman, bn Soho London.

Ellen Muckleston, Dau, S, 15, bn Islington London.

Jane E Muckleston, Dau, s 13, Scholar, bn Clerkenwell London.

Louisa A Muckleston, dau, S, 10, Scholar, bn Clerkenwell London.

Annie F Muckleston, dau, S, 2, bn Tottenham Middx.

John R Muckleston, brother, S, 27, Goods (?Porter), bn Holborn London.

1911 census

22 Tott Road, South West Hackney, London (RG14PN1131)

Adamson, WilliamHeadWidowerM 48 Warehouseman b Stowmarket Suffolk

Adamson, Henry RobertSonM13Schoolb Tottenham

Adamson, Sydney WilliamSonM8mthsb Tottenham

Muckleston, Annie FloreneBoarderSingleF22Laundryb Tottenham

Did he become her husband 8 years later - she was the mother of Sydney William!

More About ANNIE FLORENCE MUCKLESTON:

Occupation: 1911, Laundry

Notes for WILLIAM ADAMSON:

Is he the widower she boarded with in 1911? - some 26 years older than her?

Child of ANNIE MUCKLESTON and WILLIAM ADAMSON is:

i.SYDNEY WILLIAM8 ADAMSON, b. 24 Jul 1910, Tottenham London.

Notes for SYDNEY WILLIAM ADAMSON:

Have his birth certificate.

His mother was Annie Florence Muckleston, shown as a boarder on the 1911 census. She and his father William Adamson who was a widower at the time his son was born registered his birth together on 24th August 1910. They lived at 34 Church Road, Tottenham.

29.ADA LOUISE7 MUCKLESTON (HENRY6, THOMAS5, JOSEPH4, JONATHON WILLIAM3, JOHN2, JOHN1) was born 14 Mar 1893 in Holborn, London.She married ARTHUR F. MAVERS 1912 in Edmonton, London.

Notes for ADA LOUISE MUCKLESTON:

1901 Census reads:

Rg13/ 1261 135 pg 26

6, Stanley Road, Edmonton, Enfield, Middx

HenryMuckleston, Married, Head, 29, Brass Finisher, Holborn London

FlorenceMuckleston, Married, Wife, 28, Islington London

AdaMuckleston, Unmarried, Daughter, 8, Clerkenwell London

WilliamMuckleston, Unmarried, Son, 3, Islington London

Alexander V Muckleston, Unmarried, Daughter, 2M, Enfield Middx

More About ADA LOUISE MUCKLESTON:

Baptism: 16 Aug 1895, St Jude, Grays Inn Road, Camden

Child of ADA MUCKLESTON and ARTHUR MAVERS is:

i.IVY V8 MAVERS, b. 1912, Edmonton London.

30.WILLIAM JOHN PHILLIP7 MUCKLESTON (HENRY6, THOMAS5, JOSEPH4, JONATHON WILLIAM3, JOHN2, JOHN1) was born 1898 in Reg Islington, and died 29 Dec 1966 in Reg Rochford Essex.He married JESSIE MATILDA FERRIS Sep 1922 in Reg Edmonton London.She was born Abt. 1901, and died 16 Jul 1958 in Tottenham London [aged 57].

Notes for WILLIAM JOHN PHILLIP MUCKLESTON:

1901 Census reads:

Rg13/ 1261 135 pg 26

6, Stanley Road, Edmonton, Enfield, Middx

HenryMuckleston, Married, Head, 29, Brass Finisher, Holborn London

FlorenceMuckleston, Married, Wife, 28, Islington London

AdaMuckleston, Unmarried, Daughter, 8, Clerkenwell London

WilliamMuckleston, Unmarried, Son, 3, Islington London

Alexander V Muckleston, Unmarried, Daughter, 2M, Enfield Middx

1911 census reads....

17 Willioughby Lane, Tottenham, Middx (RG14PN7316)

Muckleston, HenryHeadMarriedM39Timekeeperb London Holborn

Muckleston, MargaretWifeMarriedF32b London Camden Town

Muckleston, WilliamSonM13Schoolb London Clerkenwell

Muckleston, Victoria DaughterF10Schoolb London Edmonton

Muckleston, RobertSonM10mthsb London Tottenham

Years Married not entered.

Served in the RNAS during the 1914 - 18 war.

He was both a Sheet Metal Worker and a Gas Meter Maker.

From Somerset House Probate Indexes

1967 - Muckleston, William John Philip of 12 Shannon Avenue, Rayleigh Essex died 29 December 1966 at 38 High Road. Hockley, Essex. Probate Ipswich 9 March to george William Muckleston Engineering Designer. Effects £5417.

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WILLIAM JOHN PHILLIP MUCKLESTON

Will Proved : 9th March 1967

Index entry:-

1967

Muckleston William John Phillip

Muckleston William John Phillip of 12 Shannon Avenue Rayleigh Essex died 29th December 1966 at 38 High Road Hockley Essex Probate Ipswich 9th March to George William Muckleston Engineering Designer £5417

Transcript of Will:-

This is the last Will and Testament of me William John Muckleston of 12 Shannon Avenue Rayleigh in the county of Essex which I make this eleventh day of March one thousand nine hundred and sixty five.

1. I hereby revoke all former Wills and Testamentary dispositions heretofore made by me and declare this to be my last Will

2. I appoint my son George William Muckleston of No 38 High Road Hockley in the county of Essex (hereinafter called my trustee) to be the sole executor and trustee of this my will

3. I give the sum of fifty pounds free of duty to Mrs E James of 142 Latymer Road Edmonton N9

4. I give to each of my grandchildren living at the date of my death and who shall attain the age of Twenty one years the sum of £100 pounds free of duty.

5. Subject to the payment of my debts funeral and testamentary expenses I give devise and bequeath all the rest and residue of my property of whatsoever nature and wheresoever situate unto my trustee upon trust to sell call in and convert into money such parts thereof as shall not consist of ready money (with power in his absolute discretion to postpone such sale calling in and conversion for such a period as he shall think fit without thereby being liable for loss) upon trust to stand possessed of such sale calling in and conversion and of my ready money and of such parts of my estate as shall for the time being remain unconverted for himself and my daughter Lilian Halsey of No 27 Bowater Place Manurewa Auckland New Zealand in equal shares absolutely.

In witness whereof I have hereunto set my hand the day and year first before written.

Signed by the said - WILLIAM JOHN MUCKLESTON - as and for his last Will in the presence of us both being 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 P S Waite 198 Fore Street N18 Solicitor B J Faulkner as above married woman.

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William John Muckleston

Born 1898 (Islington)

Married Jessie Matilda Ferris Sept 1922 (Edmonton)

Died 29th December 1966 (Rayleigh)

Made a complete break with his father and step motherin the early 1930's

More About WILLIAM JOHN PHILLIP MUCKLESTON:

Baptism: 20 Mar 1898, St Michael Islington

Occupation: Sheet Metal Worker

Notes for JESSIE MATILDA FERRIS:

From Somerset House Probate Indexes

1958 - Muckleston Jessie Matilda of 30 Manor Way, Bush Hill Park, Enfield, Middx, (wife of William John Muckleston) died 16th July 1958 at the Prince of Wales General Hospital Tottenham Middlesex. Administration London 26th August to the said William John Muckleston Gas Meter Maker. Effects £1,010 14s 1d.

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JESSIE MATILDA MUCKLESTON

Administration Granted : 26th August 1958

Index entry:-

1958

Muckleston Jessie Matilda

Muckleston Jessie Matilda of 30 Manor Way Bush Hill Park Enfield Middlesex (wife of William John Muckleston) died 16th July 1958 at the Prince of Wales General Hospital Tottenham Middlesex Administration London 26th August to the said William John Muckleston Gas Meter Maker Effects £1010 14s 1d

Transcript of the administration:-

IN THE HIGH COURT OF JUSTICE

The Principle Probate Registry

BE IT KNOWN that Jessie Matilda Muckleston of 30 Manor Way Bush Hill Park Enfield Middlesex

died on the 16th day of July 1958 at Prince of Wales General Hospital Tottenham Middlesex

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 the high court of Justice at the Principle Probate Registry thereof to William John Muckleston of 30 Manor Way aforesaid Gas Meter Maker the lawful husband and only person now entitled to the estate of the said intestate

And it is hereby certified that an Inland Revenue affidavit has been delivered wherein it is shown that the gross value of the said estate in Great Britain (exclusive of what the said deceased may have been possessed of or entitled to as trustee and not beneficially) amounts to £1010-14-1

and that the net value of the estate amounts to £960-14-1

Dated 26th day of August 1958

Extracted by Maxwell J Bennett Barclays Bank Chambers 218 Fore Street Edmonton London N18

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Jessie Matilda Muckleston

Nee Ferris

Born circa 1901

Married William John Muckleston 1922 (Edmonton)

Died 16th July 1958 (Edmonton)

Children of WILLIAM MUCKLESTON and JESSIE FERRIS are:

i.LILLIAN M8 MUCKLESTON, b. Jan 1924, Registered Edmonton Middlesex; m. BERT HALSEY, Dec 1946, Registered Edmonton Middlesex.

52.ii.GEORGE WILLIAM MUCKLESTON, b. 27 Aug 1928, Edmonton, London; d. 17 May 2008, Hockley Essex.