Family History


ELLEN BRIDGER WAS MY ANCESTOR'S COUSIN. THIS IS HER FAMILY. THIS PAGE IS NOT COMOLETE. IF YOU HAVE ANY ADDITIONS OR AMENDMENTS PLEASE E-MAIL ME Martis1@hotmail.co.uk

ELLEN BRIDGER

Born: 1840 Chichester

Father: James Bridger

Mother: Martha Boxall

Died: 1906 Chichester

Married: 22/7/1862 St Olave, Chichester

Spouse: Henry Heather

Born: 1840 Chichester

Died: 1898 Chichester

Father: James Heather (newsagent)

Children: Kate Heather b 1862/3 Chichester

Harry Overington Heather b 1864 Chichester

Minnie Heather b 1865 Chichester

James Percy Heather b 1867 Chichester

Edward Robert Heather b 1869 Chichester

Georgina Heather b 1870 Chichester

Mary Agnes Heather b 1872

Edith Heather b 1873 Chichester

Alice Hilda Heather b 1876 Chichester

Cecil Heather b 1878 Chichester

Reginald Heather b 1881 Chichester

Edgar George Heather b 1883 Chichester

Gertrude Ellen Heather b 1885 Chichester

1861 census: Ellen residing North Street, Chichester with parents

1863-64: Residing North Street Chchester (baptism register)

1865: Residing Cavendish St (baptism register)

1867 onwards: 3 Bedford Terrace, hichester

1871 census: Residing Southgate Chichester. Occupation: Chief clerk in HM court of probate Chichester

1881 census: Residing 4 Richmond Terrace, Southgate. Occupation: Chied clerk in probate registry. Servant Alice Edney 15 with family

1891 census: Residing 4 Richmond Terrace, Southgate, Chichester. Occupation: Chief clerk at probate registry

1901 census: Widow Ellen living 42 Southgate, Chichester

KATE HEATHER

Born: 1862 Chichester

Father: Henry Heather

Mother: Ellen Bridger

Baptised: 18/1/1863 St Peter the Great

Married: 1887 Chichester

Spouse: Victor Valentine Vick

Born: 1855 Catisfield, Hants (1891 census, 1901, 1911 census Portsmouth)

Children: Ellen Mary Vick born 1888 Chichester

Victor Henry Vick born 1889 Chichester

Leslie Francis Vick born 1891 Chichester

Edith Vick born 1892 Chichester

Margery Vick born 1894 Chichester

Bernard Charles Vick born 1896 Chichester

Dorothy Gertrude Vick born 1900 Chichester

Hilda Josephine Vick born 1901 Chichester

Kathleen Dora Vick born 1902 Chichester

1891 census: Residing 32 South Street, Chichester. Occupation; Gas Company’s clerk

1901 census: Residing 12 Basin Road, Chichester. Occupation: Assistant manager gas works.

1911 census: Residing 2 Ettrick Rd, Chichester. Occupation: secretary to gas company. Son Leslie a bank clerk, daughter Edith a student

Ellen Mary Vick

1911 census: Residing 45 Caledonian Rd, Chichester with cousins Walter and Alice Sayers

Victor Henry Vick

1911 census: boarder 2 The Cedars, Foreland Road, Bembridge IOW. Occupation: carpenter & joiner

Leslie Francis Vick

1911 census: Residing with parents. Occupation: bank clerk

Edith Vick

1911 census: Residing with parents. Occupation: student

 

 

HARRY OVERINGTON HEATHER

Born: 1864 Chichester

Father: Henry Heather

Mother: Ellen Bridger

Baptised: 28/2/1864 St Peter the Great Chichester

1881 census: Residing with parents. Occupation: apprentice butchersman

1901 census: Boarder 8 Beech Street, Tonbridge Wells. Occupation: butcher

1911 census: Boarder Presswood, Missenden, Bucks. Occupation: butcher

 

MINNIE HEATHER

Born: 1865 Chichester

Father: Henry Heather

Mother: Ellen Bridger

Baptised: 19/11/1865 St Paul Chichester

Married: 1887 Chichester

Spouse: Thomas Alfred Cooper

Born: 1866 Brentwood

Children: James Wilton Cooper born 1887 Chichester

Alfred Henry Cooper born 1889 Chichester

Cecil Cooper born 1890 Chichester

Victor Reginald Cooper born 1891 Croydon

Kathleen Mary Cooper born 1894 South Norwood

1891 census: Residing Jessmine Cottages, Orchard Place, Chichester. Occupation: brewery clerk

1901 census: Residing 30 Hazeldon Road, Lewisham. Occupation: warehouseman’s clerk (carpets). Brother Reginald Heather visiting.

1911 census: Residing 7 Whitbread Road, Lewisham. Occupation: clerk. Reginald Heather boarder with them. James a traveller, Alfred a clerk, Cecil and Victor clerks

JAMES PERCY HEATHER

Born: 1867 Chichester

Father: Henry Heather

Mother: Ellen Bridger

Baptised: 31/1/1869 St Peter the Great, Chichester

Buried; 8/2/1869 aged 19 months

EDWARD ROBERT HEATHER

Born: 1869 Chichester

Father: Henry Heather

Mother: Ellen Bridger

Baptised: 12/3/1869 St Peter the Great, Chichester

Buried: 18/3/1869 aged 3 weeks

GEORGINA HEATHER

Born: 1870 Chichester

Father: Henry Heather

Mother: Ellen Bridger(

Baptised: 13/3/1870 St Peter the Great, Chichester

Married: possibly 1898 Guildford district, John Bonhom or Benjamin Thomas or Harry Heather

1891 census: Residing with parents

MARY AGNES HEATHER

Born: 1872 Chichester

Father: Henry Heather

Mother: Ellen Bridger

Baptised: 23/1/1872 St Peter the Great, Chichester

Buried: 7/7/1874

EDITH HEATHER

Born: 1873 Chichester

Father: Henry Heather

Mother: Ellen Bridger

Baptised: 5/11/1873 St Peter the Great, Chichester

1891census: Residing with parents

1901 census: Residing with mother

1911 census: Housekeeper at 31 Hatherley Road, Sidcup

ALICE HILDA HEATHER

Born: 1876 Chichester

Father: Henry Heather

Mother: Ellen Bridger

Baptised: 16/1/1876 St Peter the Great, Chichester

Married: 1899 Chichester

Spouse; Edwin percy Wild

Born; 1875 Islington

Children; Hilda Mary Wild born 1903 Chichester

Gerald Percy Wild born 1906 Chichester

Bethy Heather Wild born 1911 Littlehampton

1901 census: Residing 14 West Gate Chichester. Occupation: yeast merchant

1911 census: Residing 70 East ham Rd, Littlehampton. Occupation: yeast merchant.

Mother Alice Mary Wild living with them

CECIL HEATHER

Born: 1878 Chichester

Father: Henry Heather

Mother: Ellen Bridger

Baptised: 27/10/1878 St Peter the Great, Chichester

Married: 1910 Chichester

Spouse: May Louise Budden

Born: 1885 Chichester

1901 census: Residing with mother. Occupation: clerk

1911 census: Residing 2 East Row Chichester. Occupation: bank clerk

REGINALD HEATHER

Born: 1881 Chichester

Father: Henry Heather

Mother: Ellen Bridger

Baptised: 23/12/1881 St Peter the Great, Chichester

1901 & 1911 census: Living with sister Minnie Cooper. Occupation: stockbroker’s clerk

EDGAR GEORGE HEATHER

Born; 1883 Chichester

Father: Henry Heather

Mother: Ellen Bridger

Baptised: 4/11/1883 St Peter the Great, Chichester

Buried: 25/11/1884 aged 6 months

GERTRUDE ELLEN BRIDGER

Born: 1885 Chichester

Father: Henry Bridger

Mother: Ellen Bridger

Baptised: 5/4/1885 St Peter the Great, Chichester

Married: 1904 Chichester

Spouse: Leonard Russell Brooke

Born: 1880 Hale End, Essex

Children: George H Brooke born 1905 Forest Hill

Joan H Brooke born 1907 Forest Hill

Denis R Brooke born 1908 Forest Hill

1911 census: Residing 10 Lowther Hill, Forest Hill. Occupation: shipping clerk