Frederick Andrews 1846-1911

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Martha Andrews/Ladbury died 1920, not 1902.

Frederick Thomas Andrews 4/4/1846 - 1911. Born at 2 Garden Row, London Road, Southwark.Reg. district St. George Southwark to Charles Andrews & Elizabeth Richards

1851C. Aged 5, living 2 Garden Row, with his parents , 4 siblings, his aunt & a lodger

1851C

1861C. Aged 15, living at Lodge Cottage, Worth ,with his father & 3 siblings

1861C

1870. Informant on his father's death,1/12/1870, living 11 Hanover Street, Newington

1871C. Have not found him.

.. Like his father & grandfather before him, he was a carpenter

On 29/12/1871 he married Martha Ladbury in St. Andrews Church, Lambeth.[she died 2 Oct. 1920: both she and Frederick are buried in Nunhead Cemetery] from the Medway Kent . Earlier that year Martha had been a housemaid in the household of a doctor in Lewisham.

Frederick & Martha had 2 children, Emily Eliza Andrews Jun 1874 Lambeth 1d 395 & Joseph Frederick Andrews 1875.

1901. Living 28 Denmark Street, Camberwell - London Electoral register - only entry 1891-1911.

No entries found for him in the Post Office Directories 1871-1911.

1901C. Aged 54, house carpenter, Martha 55 & Joseph, 26, book publisher's clerk., at 28 Denmark Hill.

1911C. Frederick Thomas Andrews, 64 and wife Martha, 65 were living in Lambeth [23 Denmark Road, Camberwell in 4 rooms]. He an unemployed carpenter, married 40 years, 2 children, both still alive. He died at this address, aged 65, 26/12/1911, probate to widow Martha & Emily Elizabeth Smart [ his daughter , wife of Henry Smart], effects £446 - a considerable sum for the time .

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Lesley Balfe is descended from him, through his son, Joseph Frederick Andrews,1875-1959, married in 1901, his daughter Elsie Daisy, Dec1907, her daughter, Barbara Baldwin, then Lesley.

 

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He was buried in a private grave 30538, square 109, depth 10ft at Nunhead on 2/1/1912. His body came from 23 Denmark Road. His wife Martha died, aged 75, 2/10/1920, and was buried on 7/10/1920 in the same grave, at a depth of 9ft. Cemetery records say her body came from 55 Denmark Road - the 1911C address for her daughter Emily Smart. . Barbara Balfe was taken in the 1940s to see this grave by her aunt , presumably Winifred Andrews 1902. Barbara is a Friend of Nunhead and claims they have been unable to locate the grave

Jl and I visited Nunhead in 2012. The private grave of Frederick & Martha was completely inaccessible, but the staff have promised to open up the access to it.

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Chris at Nunhead 2012.

Children of Frederick Thomas Andrews

. . . . . Emily Andrews 1874, born Forest Hill . She married Henry Smart in 1896. Living in Lambeth 1901C, he 37, she 28, a son Frederick. 1911C, he 48, clerk, paper maker, she 38, 2 children 1 died, Frederick Henry 10, living 55 Denmark Road, Camberwell, in 5 rooms. She could have died Bromley 1941 or Newport Gwent 1959.

. . . ..Joseph Frederick Andrews, 1875-1959 lived as a baby at 263 Camberwell Road[opposite Emmanuel St.]: and at 14 Denmark Road in 1881[ was called Frederick in this census]. He attended St. Mathews Church, Denmark Hill. He was still in Denmark Road 3/08/1901, when he married Elizabeth Louisa Wilmott in Camberwell. . He was already a Bookseller by this time.

1911C Joseph Frederick Andrews,35, booksellers assistant, wife Elizabeth 35,Winifred 8 & Elsie 4 were living in 4 rooms, 9 Carew Street, Camberwell, Lambeth. He was a bookseller, still living at 9 Carew Street in 1912 [ when son Arthur was born] and had a Newsagent & Tobacconist shop at 129 Kings Cross Road from 1938-1948 [Kellys Post Office London Directories].This he sold, much to his son's Arthur's dismay, as he was expecting to take over .when he came back from the army- N.Africa WW2. He also remarried in 1941, Camberwell, Edith Cottrell, after Elizabeth died, 1939, from complications from a hernia operation.

. . . .. Joseph Frederick, known as Joe, had 3 children: Winifred May 1902?, Elsie Elizabeth1907, & Arthur 1912. Elsie lived with him at 12 Grove Park after her marriage to Eric Baldwin in 1930 and her 2 children, Peter & Barbara were born there. When he remarried in 1941, there was a family rift and his daughters lost touch with him, although his grandddaughter, Barbara, visited him regularly between 1950 & 1957. He died at 12 Grove Park in 1959, aged 83. His second wife Edith died 5 months later.. Unfortunately, his second wife left everything, including family photos, to a friend and Barbara was not able to retrieve them.

. . . . For almost 100 years the Andrews men were carpenters, but Joseph[Joe] became a bookseller. Before the 1926 strike he worked in Fleet Street for a book dealer, but lost this job when he joined the strikers.

. . . . . . Children of Joseph Frederick Andrews

. . . . . . . ..Winifred ,1902-1986, attended Crawford School; never married. . .

. . . . . . . .Elsie,1907-1977, married Eric Albert Baldwin [died 1996, aged 93] in Peckham 30/08/1930. They had 2 children, Peter Eric Baldwin 1933, and Barbara Elizabeth Baldwin 1936 who married Desmond Balfe . . .

. . . . . . . .Arthur,1912-1961, married Vera Rose in 1946, and they had Janet 1947 and Marilyn 1950. . . This info. was provided by Barbara Balfe

. . . . 1905 Camberwell Wedding of Harriet Willmott,sister of Elizabeth Louisa Willmott, to Ernest de Negri. Joe Andrews, 1875, is standing back right, his wfe, Elizabeth, is sitting , left of the bride and daughter Winifred, 3, sitting at feet of the groom.

Joe & Elizabeth[nee Wilmott] Andrews~1925 Emily Eliz.,w.husband Henry Smart . Joe & Eliz. & Elsie c.1927 Joe & Eliz.,Elsie & Peter 1935

Joe was the nephew of my Hannah Andrews.

 

 

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