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Look-up Index Of Wills Ancestry

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Colette Report 1 Jul 2013 12:29

Hi would someone kindly look at Ancestry's index of wills names ALFRED ERNEST HAIZELDEN died 1940 also his daughter FLORRIE HAIZELDEN 1958, and save me copies..

Thank you Col xx :-)

Mike *

Mike * Report 1 Jul 2013 12:36

Only record of probate on Ancestry.
You'd need to apply to see the will.

Alfred Ernest
died 30th Aug 1940
at Rhos Abbey Hotel Denbigshire
Probate granted to Lloyds bank £2028. 5s. 4d

Mike *

Mike * Report 1 Jul 2013 12:41

Florrie Haizelden

Probate Date:15 May 1958

Death Date:6 Apr 1958

Death Place: Lady Eden Cottage Hospital Bishop Auckland Durham, England
Probate to Thomas Walter Hilton Compnay
Effect £1322. 2s 2d


Colette Report 1 Jul 2013 13:25

Thanks Mike wondering how he ended up in Denbighshire, he was born in Sunderland lived in Bishop Auckland even married there to an Annie Brown 1917 can't see children for him, nor any Army records

Florrie was his sister sorry not daughter.

Wondering if an ELLEN PRATT is on the list I only have the basic sub you see so can't see the area's only names, Ellen Pratt would have been in the Coventry area of Warwickshire Foleshill maybe ...she was born 1886, lost her husband in WW1.

Thank you once again Col xx

Mike *

Mike * Report 1 Jul 2013 13:49

Lots of Ellen Pratts
would need a death year

Who was her husband ?


Colette Report 1 Jul 2013 14:56

Hi Mike she would be the widow of Edward Joseph Pratt.



MargaretM Report 1 Jul 2013 15:16

So was she Ellen Baylis?

Marriages Jun 1904 (>99%)

BAYLIS Ellen Meriden 6d 690
Pratt Edward Joseph Meriden 6d 690


MargaretM Report 1 Jul 2013 15:24

Did she perhaps remarry?

Marriages Mar 1926 (>99%)

Pratt Ellen Randle Foleshill 6d 720
Randle Harry Pratt Foleshill 6d 720

Mike *

Mike * Report 1 Jul 2013 16:26

Is this her ?

Birth is 10years out though

Ellen Pratt

Age in 1911:

Estimated Birth Year:
abt 1876

Birth Place:Coventry, Warwickshire, England
Civil Parish:Hatton Budbrooke
Marital Status:Married

Ellen Pratt 35
Marjorie Pratt 6
Charles Pratt 4
Doris Pratt 2

married 7 years, 3 children born

Mike *

Mike * Report 1 Jul 2013 16:40

Edward Joseph Pratt

Probate Date:9 Nov 1917

Death Date:20 Sep 1917

Death Place:Coventry, West Midlands, England ????????
Registry:Birmingham, England

of 3 King George's Ave, Foleshill
Regimenal Sargeant major 10th Batt
Royal Warwickshire Regiment
Died 20th Sept 1917 in France
Probate o Ellen Pratt widow

Trees on Ancestry have Ellen as Ellen E, Baylis born 1876 Kidderminster

Births Jun 1876
BAYLIS Ellen - Foleshill 6d 512

Could this be correct ?


Colette Report 2 Jul 2013 00:12

Hi Mike yes that's Ellen and Edward Joseph, I did see the Ellen Pratt marriage in Foleshill and thought it maybe her, but I also thought it could be her eldest daughter Marjorie Ellen.
I have contacted someone on here who has Harry Randle in their tree, but no reply as yet.
Seen as though I couldn't find a Marjorie Ellen Pratt marriage this is why I assumed it could be the daughter..the other two sisters both died in Coventry as spinsters by the looks of it, and as for the brother Charles Edward born 1907 Budbrooke Barracks Warwick I cant see a marriage for him.

I have Edward Josephs Probate, its him my Great Uncle who I have been concentrating on he had a long career in the Royal Warwicks even fought in the sudan, I have tried everything to try and get a photo, he was with the 1st Battalion at first then moved to the 10th in 1914, I have a few newspaper items about his death, but would so love to see a face..

thank you for all your help Mike