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James Charles Godfrey

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Reggie

Reggie Report 6 Apr 2013 14:14

I rather thought that the son had been lied to..................

Some people are so cruel.

chaps

chaps Report 6 Apr 2013 14:11

Sorry all for not replying sooner,

This is indeed a very good find, validates the 1995 date of death. I feel reluctant to let the son know so think it's best to let that information rest. I will now concentrate on his mother's side of the family.

Thank you all so much for your help, looking for a telephone listing would not have entered my mind.

Kind regards
Chaps

Reggie

Reggie Report 6 Apr 2013 08:20

Looks like a good find, Vicci.....helps with time-scale.

Now we need answers from Chaps

Vicci

Vicci Report 6 Apr 2013 03:31

1982


Name: C J Godfrey
Address: 76 Cabrera Av,Virginia Water
Exchange: Wentworth
City/Town: Wentworth
Directory Title: Reading Jul
Publication Year: 1982
Directory County: Berkshire
Page Number: 270

Vicci

Vicci Report 6 Apr 2013 01:54

Englefield is in Berkshire
Englefield Green is in Surrey , just on the Berkshire border in the Runnymede district which includes Virginia Water

from ancestry - BT phone directories

Name: C J Godfrey
Address: 76 Cabrera Av,Virginia Water.
Exchange: Wentworth
City/Town: Wentworth
Directory Title: Reading Aug
>>Publication Year: 1977
Directory County: Berkshire
Page Number: 222

could this be him?

SylviaInCanada

SylviaInCanada Report 5 Apr 2013 20:44

For information ..............


this is Sheila's first marriage ................



England & Wales, Marriage Index, 1916-2005 about Sheila P Gray

Name: Sheila P Gray
Spouse Surname: Williams
Date of Registration: Jul-Aug-Sep 1966
Registration district: Windsor
Inferred County: Berkshire
Volume Number: 6a
Page Number: 617
Find Spouse: Find Spouse




from a tree on ancestry ............

she married James Godfrey, no date, or documentation provided

James Godfrey's death, as posted on that tree, no date given ...............


Death
Englefield Green, Surrey, England


Sheila apparently died in 2011, no place given


One child, Private




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England & Wales, Marriage Index, 1916-2005 about Sheila P Williams

Name: Sheila P Williams
Spouse Surname: Godfrey
Date of Registration: Jul-Aug-Sep 1973
Registration district: Surrey Northern
Inferred County: Surrey
Volume Number: 5g
Page Number: 581
Find Spouse: James C Godfrey

jansmith

jansmith Report 5 Apr 2013 20:43

?could this be the birth

Name:
Charles J Godfrey
Mother's Maiden Surname:
Edwards
Date of Registration:
Apr-May-Jun 1922
Registration district:Faringdon
Inferred County:Hampshire
Volume Number:2c Page Number:545

Reggie

Reggie Report 5 Apr 2013 20:11

Have you looked on freebmd for his birth?

Does his son know the names of his father's parents?

Did the mother re-marry?

chaps

chaps Report 5 Apr 2013 19:38

Hi,

I'm checking this out for his son, who said his Dad died when he was quite young, so I only can go on this information. His information may well be right but he can't validate it. I have ordered the marriage cert to see if that shines a light on things.

Many thanks for looking

Chaps

MarieCeleste

MarieCeleste Report 5 Apr 2013 19:21

Hello Chaps - this is the closest I can see:

England & Wales, Death Index, 1916-2006

Name: Charles James Godfrey
Birth Date: 1 May 1922
Date of Registration: Sep 1995
Age at Death: 73
Registration district: Surrey Northern
Inferred County: Surrey
Register Number: ESC8
District and Subdistrict: 7571C
Entry number: 130

Is the info about the possible death you had reliable?

chaps

chaps Report 5 Apr 2013 19:07

Trying to find the death record for James Charles Godrey.

He was born around c1925 in the Surrey area of England. He married Sheila Primrose Williams nee Gray in July-Aug-Sept 1973 in the Surrey Northern Reg district. They had a son born in 1975 names John.

I believe he may have died between 1978 - 1980 in the Englefield Green area of Berkshire.

I hope this is enough information for you.

Many thanks