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Jonesey Report 12 Jan 2013 16:14

Tobias (Probably an incorrect transcription) Lee Whittington is Alfred Frank Whittington's wife. She was born in Pennsylvania. Her occupation is a stenographer.


MarieCeleste Report 12 Jan 2013 16:12

1930 United States Federal Census

Name: Gordon Whaittington [Jordon Whittington]
Gender: Male
Birth Year: abt 1916
Birthplace: England
Race: White
Home in 1930: Seattle, King, Washington

Marital Status: Single
Immigration Year: 1927
Relation to Head of House: Son
Father's Name: Alfred Whaittington
Father's Birthplace: England
Mother's Name: Daisy Whaittington
Mother's Birthplace: England

Military Service:
Rent/home value:
Age at first marriage:
Parents' birthplace:

Household Members:
Name Age
Alfred Whaittington 48 carpenter
Daisy Whaittington 48
Alfred Whaittington 20 singer
Stanley Whaittington 18 pantryman
Gordon Whaittington 14


MarieCeleste Report 12 Jan 2013 16:00

Hello Paul, in what year would Beverley Jean be aged 7?

Is this her?

California Birth Index, 1905-1995
Name: Beverly Jean Whittington
Birth Date: 25 Feb 1933
Gender: Female
Mother's Maiden Name: Herman
Birth County: Los Angeles

Note - the 1940 census says she's the niece of Alfred Frank Whittington


Paul Report 12 Jan 2013 15:46

Please can you give me any further info on Tobias Lee WHITTINGTON age 24 and

Bevely Jean WHITTINGTON age 7

There is also another brother of Gordan and Alfred Frank

Stanley William WHITTINGTON b 28th August 1911 in Canada

Thank you Christine


Paul Report 12 Jan 2013 15:31

Thank you very very much.

Trying not to get too excited.



Jonesey Report 12 Jan 2013 15:19

1940 US census
Name: Gordon Robert Whittington
Age: 24
Estimated Birth Year: abt 1916
Gender: Male
Race: White
Birthplace: Canada English
Marital Status: Single
Relation to Head of House: Brother
Home in 1940: Los Angeles, Los Angeles, California
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Street: West 80th Street
House Number: 1452
Inferred Residence in 1935: Los Angeles, Los Angeles, California
Residence in 1935: Same Place
Citizenship: Having First Papers
Sheet Number: 1B
Occupation: Repairman
Attended School or College: No
Highest Grade Completed: High School, 4th year
Hours Worked Week Prior to Census: 40
Class of Worker: Wage or salary worker in private work
Weeks Worked in 1939: 52
Income: 936
Income Other Sources: No
Neighbors: View others on page
Household Members:
Name Age
Alfred Frank Whittington 30 born England
Tobias Lee Whittington 24
Alfred John Whittington 58 Father born England
Daisy Emma Whittington 59 Mother born Lewisham, England 14/5/1881
Gordon Robert Whittington 24
Bevely Jean Whittington 7

His brothers birth registration?
Name: Alfred Frank Whittington
Date of Registration: Jul-Aug-Sep 1909
Registration district: Lewisham
Inferred County: London
Volume: 1d
Page: 1115

Parents marriage:
Name: Daisy Emma De Boyne
Date of Registration: Apr-May-Jun 1908
Registration district: Southwark
Inferred County: London
Volume Number: 1d
Page Number: 235
Spouse: Alfred John Whittington

1911 census of Canada:
Name: Alfred Whitington
Gender: Male
Marital Status: Married
Age: 28
Birth Date: Oct 1883
Birthplace: England
Relation to Head of House: Head
Spouse's Name: Whitington
Immigration Year: 1910
Tribal: English
Province: British Columbia
District: New Westminster
District Number: 11
Sub-District: Delta Riding, Langley Municipality
Sub-District Number: 26
Neighbors: View others on page
Household Members:
Name Age
Alfred Whitington 28
Whitington 29 (Daisy Emma)
Alfred Whitington 1
Stanley Whitington 27
Maud Whitington 28

Alfred Snr. Daisy and Alfred Jnr arriving in Canada. Looks like the parents were members of the Salvation Army:

Name: Daisy Whittington
Gender: Female
Age: 28
Estimated Birth Year: abt 1882
Date of Arrival: 17 Jul 1910
Vessel: Lake Manitoba
Search Ship Database: View the 'Lake Manitoba' in the 'Passenger Ships and Images' database
Port of Arrival: Quebec
Port of Departure: Liverpool, England
Roll: T-4769

N.B. Daisy;s parents both born on the Isle of Wight.

Name: John De Boyne
Age: 68
Estimated Birth Year: abt 1833
Relation: Head
Spouse's Name: Emma De Boyne
Gender: Male
Where born: Isle of Wight, Brading
Civil parish: Lewisham
Ecclesiastical parish: St Stephen
County/Island: London
Country: England
Street Address:


Condition as to marriage:


Employment status:

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Registration district: Lewisham
Sub-registration district: Lewisham
ED, institution, or vessel: 4
Neighbors: View others on page
Household schedule number: 186
Piece: 548
Folio: 93
Page Number: 27
Household Members:
Name Age
John De Boyne 68
Emma De Boyne 64 born Ryde
Mabel De Boyne 25
Frank De Boyne 44 born Ryde
Clara De Boyne 45 born Newport
Daisy De Boyne 19
Lilly Clark 13


Paul Report 12 Jan 2013 15:17


Can anybody help me with info on the 1940 USA Census for

Gordon Robert WHITTINGTON born 22 Feb 1916 in Canada.
Living in 1940 Los Angeles California.

Thank you very much.