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Herbert William Howes

Male 1885 - 1975  (89 years)


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  • Name Herbert William Howes  [1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6
    Birth Abt 1885  Wymondham, Norfolk Find all individuals with events at this location  [7, 8, 9
    Born 2 Oct 1885  Wymondham, Norfolk Find all individuals with events at this location  [10
    Gender Male 
    Birth 2 Oct 1885  [2, 4
    Birth Abt Nov 1885  Forehoe RD, Norfolk Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Death All Hallows Hospital, Loddon, Norfolk Find all individuals with events at this location  [11
    • Undated article from EDP:
      Funeral of oldest Brooke Resident
      The funeral of the late Herbert William Howes took place at Seething Parish Church last Thursday, Mr Howes, who died in All Hallows Hospital after a short illness, was in his 90th year and was the oldest inhabitant of Brooke.
      Born at Wymndham, he moved to Brooke at the age of ten. For many years he was gardener at Brooke Hall Estate.
      The service was conducted by the Vicar of Seething, the Rev Geoffrey Walker and Mr T S Fisher-Ball was the organist.
      Family mourners were Mrs J Sewell, Mr & Mrs B Balls Mrs C R Cawston, Mrs L Howes, Mr & Mrs P Howes, Mr & Mrs R Garnham and Mr & Mrs C Burrage (representing Mr & Mrs J Burrage),
      Other mourners were the Rev Hedey Davies (vicar of Brooke), Mr & Mrs Robinson, Mr & Mrs Whiting, Mr & Mrs W Graver, Mrs Brown, Miss E Brown, Mr & Mrs G J Phillips, Mrs Bellingham and Mr G E Hupton.
      Those unable to attend were Mr & Mrs A Dilley, Mr & Mrs A Howes, and Mr & Mrs Howes jnr.
      The family wish to thank Mr Fouger for the floweres and excellent funeral arrangements.
    Occupation 1891 
    Scholar 
    Residence 1891  Pople Street, Wymondham, Norfolk Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Occupation 1901 
    Domestic Servant, House Boy 
    Residence 1901  Brooke Street, Brooke, Norfolk Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Occupation 17 Jun 1906  [5
    Gardener - Domestic 
    Residence 17 Jun 1906  "Trebgate", Seething, Norfolk Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Occupation 2 Apr 1911 
    Gardener 
    Residence 2 Apr 1911  Brooke, Norfolk Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Occupation 29 Sep 1939  [4
    Second Gardener 
    Residence 29 Sep 1939  North Lodge, Poringland, Norfolk Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Occupation 2 Sep 1957  [6
    Domestic Gardener (retired) 
    Death 5 Jan 1975  [10
    Died 5 Jan 1975  All Hallows Hospital, Loddon, Norfolk Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Death Abt Feb 1975  Outer Norwich RD, Norfolk Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Age: 89y 
    Name Herbert E Howes  [7
    Name Herbert W Howes 
    Occupation Gardener at Brooke Hall  [10
    Person ID I8046  ONS
    Last Modified 17 Sep 2016 

    Father William Edward Howes,   b. Abt Nov 1858, Town Green, Wymondham, Norfolk Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 5 Nov 1928, Dial House, Brooke, Norfolk Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 69 years) 
    Mother Margaret Maria Moy,   b. Abt May 1858, South Walsham, Norfolk Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married 28 Oct 1880  Wymondham Abbey, Wymondham, Norfolk Find all individuals with events at this location  [12, 13
    Wymondham, Norfolk
    Wymondham, Norfolk
    Wymondham Abbey
    William Edward Howes / Margaret Maria Moy MC
    William Edward Howes / Margaret Maria Moy MC
    Witness 28 Oct 1880  [13
    Edward James Moy 
    Witness 28 Oct 1880  [13
    Eliza Whites 
    Married Abt Nov 1880  Forehoe RD, Norfolk Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Family ID F2699  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Daisy Victoria Drake,   b. 29 Sep 1888, Seething, Norfolk Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Abt May 1965, Outer Norwich RD, Norfolk Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 76 years) 
    Married Abt May 1906  Norwich, Norfolk Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Children 
    +1. William Herbert Howes,   b. 17 Jun 1906, "Trebgate", Seething, Norfolk Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 29 Jan 1965, Norfolk & Norwich Hospital, St Stephen's Road, Norwich, Norfolk Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 58 years)
    Last Modified 8 Sep 2015 
    Family ID F1316  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBirth - Abt 1885 - Wymondham, Norfolk Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 2 Oct 1885 - Wymondham, Norfolk Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBirth - Abt Nov 1885 - Forehoe RD, Norfolk Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 1891 - Pople Street, Wymondham, Norfolk Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 1901 - Brooke Street, Brooke, Norfolk Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - Abt May 1906 - Norwich, Norfolk Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 17 Jun 1906 - "Trebgate", Seething, Norfolk Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 2 Apr 1911 - Brooke, Norfolk Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 29 Sep 1939 - North Lodge, Poringland, Norfolk Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDeath - Age: 89y - Abt Feb 1975 - Outer Norwich RD, Norfolk Link to Google Earth
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  • Sources 
    1. [S476] BMD register (England & Wales) - births - multiple sources.

    2. [S480] BMD register (England & Wales) - deaths - multiple sources.

    3. [S475] BMD register (England & Wales) - marriages - multiple sources.

    4. [S1956] 1939 Register, findmypast.com, ancestry.com.

    5. [S511] Birth record - son.

    6. [S218] Marriage record - son.

    7. [S5] 1891 census.

    8. [S6] 1901 census.

    9. [S156] 1911 census - UK.

    10. [S1909] June Sewell-Cooper.

    11. [S30] Eastern Daily Press, undated.

    12. [S36] FreeReg, www.freereg.org.uk.

    13. [S64] Parish Register - marriages.