Author Topic: Robert Henry C S Chapman or Southcoat b Q4 1905 Allerthorpe, Yorkshire  (Read 241 times)

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Re: Robert Henry C S Chapman or Southcoat b Q4 1905 Allerthorpe, Yorkshire
« Reply #9 on: Monday 28 May 18 02:48 BST (UK) »
California Death Index (on familysearch) says

Murray Franklyn Southcote was born 21 Nov 1924 in Canada and died 10 Jan 1964 in Orange, California.  Mother's maiden name was Davey.

RK

PS - You may already have all the information you need about Frank and his family - I know the original question was just about Robert.  If nothing more is needed re Frank,... I will just take one more quick look for his obit.

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Re: Robert Henry C S Chapman or Southcoat b Q4 1905 Allerthorpe, Yorkshire
« Reply #10 on: Monday 28 May 18 02:58 BST (UK) »
I am not seeing an obituary for Frank in the Toronto papers.  Now I know his wife's maiden name was Davey - I will look for her...

Obit in the Toronto Star, 16 Aug 1977, page B6

Gertrude May Southcote, nee Davey, born June 11, 1888 in Waverley, Ontario.   She died in Toronto on August 13 1977.   Wife of the late Frank Southcote.  Interment Sanctuary Park Cemetery. 

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Re: Robert Henry C S Chapman or Southcoat b Q4 1905 Allerthorpe, Yorkshire
« Reply #11 on: Monday 28 May 18 03:24 BST (UK) »
So, Frank died sometime between 1965 (Robert's obit) and 1977 (Gertrude's obit). 

I am not having any luck finding it... but if you would like to know his date of death (if you don't already have it), you can contact Sanctuary Park cemetery, Toronto. 

RK 

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Re: Robert Henry C S Chapman or Southcoat b Q4 1905 Allerthorpe, Yorkshire
« Reply #12 on: Monday 28 May 18 03:30 BST (UK) »
Looks like Gertrude May Davey had a late birth registration... in 1928. 

Here is her birth
https://www.familysearch.org/ark:/61903/3:1:939J-DX3X-R6?i=65&cc=1784212

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Re: Robert Henry C S Chapman or Southcoat b Q4 1905 Allerthorpe, Yorkshire
« Reply #13 on: Monday 28 May 18 10:11 BST (UK) »
Thank you all for your excellent research, although not interested in his uncle Frank, you found me another brother, Albert from his obit! The latter was b 1924 but recorded as Southcote.
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Rosser, Henderson, Chapman, Clarkson, Harper, Healey, Horth, Page, Bowers, Ritchie, Sheen, Smith and Weymark.

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Re: Robert Henry C S Chapman or Southcoat b Q4 1905 Allerthorpe, Yorkshire
« Reply #14 on: Monday 28 May 18 15:24 BST (UK) »
Glad to have helped with Robert's obituary.   :) 

If newly found brother A was born in 1924, perhaps he is still living?  If so, I will go back and remove his full name from my post about Robert's obit.   What about the other 2 siblings mentioned in the obit?  Do you know if they are still living?

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Re: Robert Henry C S Chapman or Southcoat b Q4 1905 Allerthorpe, Yorkshire
« Reply #15 on: Tuesday 29 May 18 09:20 BST (UK) »
Hi RK actually A was b 1921 but can find no record of his passing so far but the other ones have passed away.
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Rosser, Henderson, Chapman, Clarkson, Harper, Healey, Horth, Page, Bowers, Ritchie, Sheen, Smith and Weymark.