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Benjamin Richard (“Ben”) GOATHAM

Benjamin Richard (“Ben”) GOATHAM

Male 1887 - 1956  (69 years)    Has 47 ancestors and 60 descendants in this family tree.


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  • Name Benjamin Richard (“Ben”) GOATHAM 
    Relationshipwith Teresa Ann GOATHAM
    Born 11 Jan 1887  Sittingbourne, Kent, England See the place on a map and other information about it - if available (many more will be in time); also all individuals with events at this location 
    • GRO ref: Goatham, Benjamin Richard q1 1887 Milton RD 2a 879; GRO online index shows mother's maiden name as Goodson
      DOB from National Archives navy records index give year of birth as 1886. I've taken day and month from there but it seems unlikely it would be registered a year later so I've taken year from BMD index. Date also in the 1939 register.
    Gender Male 
    Occupation Brickfield labourer 
    1901 
    Military Service Served in the Royal Navy 
    From 1904 to 1908 
    • Joined in 1904 for 12 years, but seems to have left due to injury in 1908(?)
      (From service records, available at the National Archives)
    Occupation Carman for market gardener 
    1911 
    Residence At the time of death 
    1956  80, West Street, Sittingbourne, Kent, England See the place on a map and other information about it - if available (many more will be in time); also all individuals with events at this location 
    Died 6 Nov 1956  80, West Street, Sittingbourne, Kent, England See the place on a map and other information about it - if available (many more will be in time); also all individuals with events at this location 
    • GRO ref: Goatham, Benjamin R q4 1956 Sittingbourne RD 5b 722 age 69; GRO online index (viewed 6 Nov 2016) shows Christian names as Benjamin Richard
      Actual date and place from probate calendar entry
      Date also from 'In Memoriam' column, remembered along with his daughter Helen  by his wife, in East Kent Gazette, 7 Nov 1958.
    Probate 5 Jul 1957 
    • Goatham Benjamin Richard of 80 West-street Sittingbourne Kent died 6 November 1956 Probate London 5 July to Mary Ellen Goatham widow. Effects £338.
    Notes 
    • Benjamin and Mary had just had 1 child by the time of the 1911 census. They were then living in 4 rooms at 2 Cross St., Sittingbourne with their eldest dau.
    Person ID I532  All | benrgoatham1887, England: Kent Group (in Go(a)tham One-Name Study), England: Kent Group - subjects of Go(a)tham One-Name Study, All in the Goatham / Gotham One-Name Study , All subjects of the Goatham / Gotham One-Name Study, The descendants of Benjamin R Goatham (b 1887), The descendants (and other halves) of George Goatham and Ann née Winch, The descendants (and other halves) of John Prior and Amy née Reynolds
    Last Modified 18 Oct 2019 

    Father Charles GOATHAM,   b. 1841, Bredgar, Kent, England See the place on a map and other information about it - if available (many more will be in time); also all individuals with events at this location,   d. Dec Q 1915, Milton Reg Dist, Kent, England See the place on a map and other information about it - if available (many more will be in time); also all individuals with events at this location  (Age 74 years) 
    Mother Jane GOODSON,   b. 15 Sep 1846, Dover, Kent, England See the place on a map and other information about it - if available (many more will be in time); also all individuals with events at this location,   d. Mar Q 1915, Milton Reg Dist, Kent, England See the place on a map and other information about it - if available (many more will be in time); also all individuals with events at this location  (Age 68 years) 
    Married 8 Sep 1866  St. James’ Church, Dover, Kent, England See the place on a map and other information about it - if available (many more will be in time); also all individuals with events at this location 
    • GRO ref: GOATHAM, Charles to GOODSON, Jane q3 1866 Dover RD 2a 1279
      Details from PR entry (image on FMP, viewed 15 Feb 2017)both otp when married
    Children 11 children 
    Family ID F358    |  Family Chart

    Family Mary Ellen ALLEN,   b. 23 Jan 1888, Co. Cork, Ireland See the place on a map and other information about it - if available (many more will be in time); also all individuals with events at this location,   d. 17 Mar 1963, All Saints Hospital, Chatham, Kent, England See the place on a map and other information about it - if available (many more will be in time); also all individuals with events at this location  (Age 75 years) 
    Married 12 Oct 1908  St. Luke’s Church, Victoria Docks, Essex, England See the place on a map and other information about it - if available (many more will be in time); also all individuals with events at this location 
    • GRO ref: GOATHAM, Benjamin to ALLEN, Mary q4 1908 West Ham RD 4a 299
      Details from PR entry (transcribed data on FMP, viewed 18 Oct 2018)
    Children 6 children 
    Last Modified 18 Oct 2019 
    Family ID F398    |  Family Chart

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    Link to Google MapsBorn - 11 Jan 1887 - Sittingbourne, Kent, England See the place on a map and other information about it - if available (many more will be in time); also all individuals with events at this location Link to Google Earth (if installed; see link below to install)
    Link to Google MapsChild born - Mary Elizabeth GOATHAM - 21 Oct 1909 - Sittingbourne, Kent, England See the place on a map and other information about it - if available (many more will be in time); also all individuals with events at this location Link to Google Earth (if installed; see link below to install)
    Link to Google MapsChild born - Benjamin Richard GOATHAM - 10 Nov 1911 - Milton Reg Dist, Kent, England See the place on a map and other information about it - if available (many more will be in time); also all individuals with events at this location Link to Google Earth (if installed; see link below to install)
    Link to Google MapsChild born - Margaret Mary GOATHAM - 12 Oct 1914 - Milton Reg Dist, Kent, England See the place on a map and other information about it - if available (many more will be in time); also all individuals with events at this location Link to Google Earth (if installed; see link below to install)
    Link to Google MapsChild born - Helen Mary Jane GOATHAM - 2 Dec 1917 - Milton Reg Dist, Kent, England See the place on a map and other information about it - if available (many more will be in time); also all individuals with events at this location Link to Google Earth (if installed; see link below to install)
    Link to Google MapsChild born - George Stephen GOATHAM - Mar Q 1920 - Milton Reg Dist, Kent, England See the place on a map and other information about it - if available (many more will be in time); also all individuals with events at this location Link to Google Earth (if installed; see link below to install)
    Link to Google MapsResidence - At the time of death - 1956 - 80, West Street, Sittingbourne, Kent, England See the place on a map and other information about it - if available (many more will be in time); also all individuals with events at this location Link to Google Earth (if installed; see link below to install)
    Link to Google MapsDied - 6 Nov 1956 - 80, West Street, Sittingbourne, Kent, England See the place on a map and other information about it - if available (many more will be in time); also all individuals with events at this location Link to Google Earth (if installed; see link below to install)
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