Family History


A distant relative but I would like to know more! Please contact me martis1@hotmail.co.uk EDWIN STEER Father: Edward Steer Mother: Mary Riddle Baptised: 17/11/1844 Wisborough Green Died: 31/8/1927 Twyford Lodge, Willesden Married: 5/6/1878 St Albanís Frant Spouse: Isabella Mary Garrett Baptised: 28/9/1851 Hartfield Parents: Nicholas & Elizabeth Garrett Died: 1888 Hastings district Married: 9/6/1889 Frant Spouse: Eugenia Maria Hyland Baptised: 27/9/1857 Frant Died: 30/5/1896 Bull Hotel, West Malling Parents: William & Ann Hyland Married: 15/8/1897 All Saints, Hatcham Spouse: Emily Downing born Nicholls Born: 1855 City Road, Middlesex Parents: Charles Henry & Abigail Nicholls Children: William G Steer born 1881 St Leonards Kenneth E Steer born 1882 St Leonards 1849: Edward Steer (Edwin's father) died 28.02.1849 at Wisborough Green aged 30 of Meningitis. He was a gamekeeper by profession. His widow Mary Riddle then married James Stone of Pulborough at Petworth in 1850. 1861 census: Residing East Street, Petworth. Occupation: draperís shopman. Isabella residing Old Crown, Hatfield, her father a wheelwright. Eugenia residing Abergavenny Arms, Frant, her father an innkeeper. Emily residing 35 Brunswick Rd, Shoredith. Father a house painter 1871 census: Residing Mount Pleasant Terrace, Tunbridge Wells Occupation: draperís assistant. Isabella living Bells Yew, Frant with aunt and uncle William & Philly Smith. No occupation. Eugenia residing Abergevanny Arms. 1878: Eugenia Maria Hyland was one of the witnesses at Edwinís marriage. His address was given as St Leonard's on Sea. 1881 census: Residing 23 London Road, Hastings. Occupation: draper. Eugenia residing Abergevanny Arms Frant 1889: On marriage Edwinís address was given as Christchurch, St Leonard's on Sea. 1891 census: Residing 23 London Road, Hastings Occupation: draper 1896: Eugeniaís cause of death "Dipsomania Syncope 12 -16 months. Edwin described as "Licensed Victualler of West Malling". 1901 census: Residing Rokeby Road, Deptford. Occupation: on own means. Married but no wife with him, with son Kenneth 1911 census: Residing 480 Old Kent Road, London. Occupation: caretaker. Son Kenneth with them William Edwin Garrett Steer born 1881 St Leonards-on-Sea died 1966 Birmingham district probably married Peterborough 1913 Florence M Wilson who died 1979 Birmingham district. They may have had a son Jack K W Steer born 1919 Aston district. 1901 census: Residing Tunbridge Wells. Occupation: draperís assistant 1911 census: Lodging 17 Sheen Road, Eastbourne. Occupation: outfitter manager 1921: 134 Lozells Rd, Birmingham (business premises) 1927 : His address given as 5 Ashdon Road, Harlesden, cause of death "Senility". Informant was his son W E Steer, of 441 Bearwood Road, Smethwick, Birmingham 1939: 1941 Bearwood Rd, Birmingham Kenneth Edward Steer born 1822 St Leonards-on-Sea died 1949 Cuckfield district. Married 1911 Lewisham district Edith E D Ewer born 1886 died 1918 Camberwell district. Married 1929 Lewisham district Mary Grange 1901 census: residing with father. Occupation: china & glassware salesman 1911 census: residing with father. Occupation: china & glassware salesman