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Clara Withelman Vincent 1898 Wigan

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Mark Report 5 May 2013 19:42

Evening All

I am having trouble seeking a possible marriage or death record for Clara Withelman Vincent 1898 Wigan Father - William. Mother Edith Eleanor Edgar. Clara had a sister Ellen b. 1894

Many Thanks

Christina (Lancashire)

Christina (Lancashire) Report 5 May 2013 19:51

She's Clara Wilhelmina on Lancs OPC......

Baptism: 25 Jul 1897 St Michael and All Angels, Swinley, Wigan, Lancashire, England
Clara Wilhelmina Vincent - [Child] of William Vincent & Edith Eleanor
Born: 29 Jun
Abode: 4 Brock Mill Lane
Occupation: Clerk
Baptised by: H. F. Lloyd, Vicar
Register: Baptisms 1878 - 1924, Page 156, Entry 1248
Source: Original Register at Wigan Archives


Choccy Report 5 May 2013 19:51

England & Wales, Death Index, 1916-2006

Name: Clara Wilhelmina Vincent
Birth Date: 29 Jun 1897
Date of Registration: Apr-May-Jun 1978
Age at Death: 81
Registration district: Colchester
Inferred County: Essex
Volume: 9
Page: 2116


Mark Report 5 May 2013 19:51

Thank you Christina and Choccy


EVEIE Report 5 May 2013 21:23

1911 England Census
Clara Whildelmena Vincent
Clara Whildelmena Vincent
Age in 1911:
Estimated Birth Year:
abt 1898
Relation to Head:
Birth Place:
Wigan, Lancashire, England
Civil parish:
The Beeches Orrell Rd Orrell
Registration district:
Registration District Number:
Sub-registration district:
ED, institution, or vessel:
Household Members:
Thomas Rankin France 41
Edith Eleanor France 40
Ellen Vincent 16
Clara Whildelmena Vincent 13

Gwyn in Kent

Gwyn in Kent Report 5 May 2013 21:38

Marriages Jun 1904

France Thomas Rankin .. Wigan 8c 86

Vincent Edith Eleanor ..Wigan 8c 86

Gwyn in Kent

Gwyn in Kent Report 5 May 2013 21:46

I wondered why Clara was in Essex, but it would seem that her mother moved there too.
Probate for Edith's estate ( d. 27 July 1956 ) was granted to Frank GUNSTONE ,retired local government officer.

Marriages Jun 1923

Gunstone Frank G Vincent ..Paddington 1a 90

Vincent Ellen Gunstone ..Paddington 1a 90


mgnv Report 6 May 2013 16:54

I haven't seen a cemetery plot map, but I assume Edith's parents and spouses are buried side by side:
Surname Forename Age Place of Death Date Year Notes Grave Cremation Religion
Edgar John 49 yrs 3 Brock Mill Lane 14-Sep 1896 B 35 C of E
Edgar Elizabeth 81 Yrs Beech Hill Lane 24-Mar 1925 B 35 C of E

Vincent William 43 yrs 805 Ormskirk Rd. Pemberton 13-Dec 1899 B 36 C of E
France Thomas Rankin 52 yrs 48 Birkett Bank 16-Oct 1922 B 36 C of E
[Given is date of burial, not d.o.d.]


Mark Report 6 May 2013 19:35

mgnv - Many thanks for the addition information have been looking at Grave in West Kirby today was a nice surprise to find your information - most helpful .



Mark Report 7 May 2013 11:50

With the added information I have gained I was hoping it would lead me to a possible death which I have yet to find.

William Yates b.1818 Bury, Lancashire. married Martha Howarth and had their last child in 1860..

found in 1871 in Heap, Lancashire
found in 1881 in Bamford, Lancashire