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The PIDGEONs of Thorncombe – Chardstock branch


George Pidgeon was born in 1835 at Thorncombe, the son of Henry Pidgeon and Elizabeth Quintin (see the PIDGEONs of Yarcombe & Thorncombe family tree).  George married Jane Parris at nearby Chardstock, where they settled and brought up their eight surviving children.

Main contributor: Basil Pidgeon.

Notes:    ab. = about,  b. = born,  bp. = baptised,  bu. = buried,  d. = died,  m. = married,  (+) = extramarital relationship

                Places in italics = Registration districts


George PIDGEON (bp.23/8/1835, Thorncombe – bu.3/1/1907, 69y, Chardstock) Lab/Carter

   m1.(10/4/1862, Chardstock) Jane Hannah PARRIS (b.ab.1840, Chardstock – bu.24/11/1884, 44y, Chardstock)

    |    1881:  at Birchill, Chardstock – George & Jane H;  Emily B, Thos Wm, Sidney J, Fredr A, Ellen M, Charles R

    |    1891:  at Chardstock - George;  Sidney

    |

    |– Eliza Hannah PIDGEON (bp.1/3/1863, Chardstock – d.1942, 79y, Chard)

    |       :    1881:  at Tatworth, Chard – Eliza (Housemaid to John C LANGDON, Magistrate & family)

    |      m.(11/9/1890, Chardstock) Robert LARCOMBE (b.1868 – d?1929, 63y, Chard) Carter, Railway Lab

    |       |    1891:  at The Shattow, Chardstock - Robert & Eliza LARCOMBE + Fred PIDGEON (17)

    |       |    1901:  at Alston, Chardstock – Robert & Eliza;  Frank, George, Reginald, Nellie, Charles, Frederick

    |       |    1911:  at Chillington – Robert & Eliza;  Frank, Charles, Fred, Tom  (7/7 ch’n alive)

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    |       |– Frank LARCOMBE (bp.7/6/1891, Chardstock – d.1928, 39y, Chard)

    |       |– George LARCOMBE (bp.24/7/1892, Chardstock – d.)

    |       |– Reginald LARCOMBE (bp.22/4/1894, Chardstock – d.)

    |       |– Ellen Jane LARCOMBE (bp.26/7/1896, Chardstock – d.)

    |       |– Charles LARCOMBE (bp.10/4/1898, Chardstock – d.)

    |       |– Frederick LARCOMBE (bp.9/9/1900, Chardstock – d.)

    |      └  Thomas Robert LARCOMBE (bp.17/7/1904, Chardstock – d.)

    |

    |– Henry George PIDGEON (b.3/5/1864, Chardstock – d.25/3/1942, 77y, Honiton) Farmer

    |      m.(1890, Axminster) Martha ANNING (b.ab.1868 – d.27/12/1952, 84y, Honiton)

    |       |    1891:  at Ivy Cottage, Chardstock – Henry J & Martha;  Jane (2w) + Thomas (21)

    |       |    1901:  at Mockshayes Farm, Membury – H G & Martha;  Jane, Beatrice, George, Alice

    |       |               at Luggs Cottages (next door) – John (wid, 49); John (son, 16) ANNING

    |       |    1911:  at Moxhayes Farm, Yarcombe – Henry George & Martha;  George, Elsie Alice, Charles Edward,

    |       |                                                                       [8/8 ch alive]                      Richard, Clara Unity, Sidney John

    |       |– Sarah Jane PIDGEON (bp.17/5/1891, Chardstock – d.)

    |       |      m.(1918, Honiton)  John ANNING (b. – d.)

    |       |       |

    |       |

    |       |– Beatrice PIDGEON (b.2/2/1893, bp.8/3/1893, Chardstock – d.1976, 82y, Honiton)

    |       |       :    1911:  at 473 King’s Rd, Chelsea – Beattie (with James THWAITES & family – 2nd cousin)

    |       |      m.(1922, Poole, Dor)  Percy George MARTIN (b.26/11/1892 – d.1978, 85y, Honiton)

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    |       |– James Henry George PIDGEON (b.1/11/1894, Chardstock – d.1970, 75y, Chard)

    |       |      m.(1920, Honiton) Maud BAGG (b.ab.1892 – d.1975, 83y, Yeovil, Som)

    |       |

    |       |– Alice Elsie PIDGEON (b.1896, Chardstock – d.1969, 72y, Tiverton)

    |       |      m.(12/2/1929, Yarcombe) Samuel John COLES (b.1/1901, Luppitt – d.8/8/1974, Hemyock, Dev) Farmer

    |       |                                                   m2.(1971, Tiverton) Doris Christine BLUE (b.4/6/1910 – d.19/1/1984,

    |       |                                                                                                                                                Mid Devon)

    |       |            1971:  at Bay Field, Culmstock Rd, Hemyock - Samuel

    |       |

    |       |– Charles Edward PIDGEON (b.23/4/1901, Membury – bu.13/7/1966, 65y, Axmouth) Farmer

    |       |      m.(1925, Taunton) Ethel VIRGIN (b.16/12/ 1901 – d.1975, 74y, Axmouth)

    |       |       |

    |       |

    |       |– Richard PIDGEON (b.13/2/1904, Chardstock – d.1972, 68y, Okehampton)

    |       |      m.(1929, Chard) Edith M FARMER (b.11/7/1905, Wellington, Som – d.1983, 78y, Yeovil)

    |       |       |                            m2.(1975, Yeovil) George Leslie BURROWES (b.18/9/1901, Walsall – d.8/1984, 82y,

    |       |       |                                                                                                                                                Yeovil)

    |       |

    |       |– Clara Unity PIDGEON (b.1906, Chardstock – d.)

    |       |      m.(28/3/1932, Yarcombe) Walter John JOHNSON (b.1902 – d.) Farmer

    |       |

    |       |– Sidney John PIDGEON (b.4/10/1908, Chardstock – d.8/2001, 93y, E Devon)

    |       |      m1.(1936, Luppitt, Dev) Esther COLES (b.ab.1911 – d.1946, 35y, Taunton)

    |       |       |–

    |       |       :

    |       |      m2.(1947, Chard) Irene Ma(r)y COWLEY (b.3/1/1916 – d.1991, 75y, Honiton)

    |       |       |

    |       |

    |      └  Roy PIDGEON (b.1911, Chardstock – d.)

    |              m.(1936, Chard) Dorothy Mary JENKINS (b.7/1/1912 – d.1995, 83y, Taunton)

    |               |

    |               |– Crystal M PIDGEON (b.1937, Honiton – d.1937, 0y, Honiton)

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    |

    |– Alice Jane PIDGEON (b.4/3/1866 Chardstock – d.1912, 46y, Stafford) Domestic servant

    |       :     1881:  at Hewood, Thorncombe – Alice J (servt to farmer Benjamin MILLER & family)

    |       :     1891:  at The Cottage, Alton Rd, Chawton, Petersfield, Hants – Alice J (serv. to Edward BRADFORD &

    |       :     1901:  at 5 Vicarage Gate, Kensington, London – Alice (servt to Ralph CLUTTON & family)                family)

    |       :     1911:  at 4 Bryanston Sq, Marylebone, London – Alice Jane (housemaid to Lady Hanson)

    |      m.(1912, Merthyr Tydfil) Benjamin Robert FOWLER (b.1864, Chard – d.1943, 79y, Chard)

    |

    |– Emily Bessie PIDGEON (bp.5/4/1868, Chardstock – d.)

    |      m.(1892, Chard) Albert FOWLER (b.ab.1871, Chard – d.)

    |       |    1901:  at Deacons Row, Chard – Albert & Emily Bessie;  Albert Frank, Emily Alice, Reginald George

    |       |                                                          + Frank PIDGEON (18, lodger [brother]),

    |       |                                                             George PIDGEON (65, visitor [father]), William FOWLER (19, lodger)

    |       |– Albert Frank FOWLER (b.31/5/1893, Chard – d.1970, 72y, Caerleon)

    |       |

    |       |– Emily Alice FOWLER (b.1895, Chard – d.)

    |       |      m1.(1917, Uxbridge) Alfred J CHURCHILL (b. – d.)

    |       |      m2.(1822, Pontypridd) Sidney R STEVENS (b. – d.)

    |       |       |–

    |       |      m3.(1950, E Glamorgan) Lewis J DAVIES (b. – d.)

    |       |      m4.(1956, I Wight) William Arthur BARNES (b.4/11/1896 – d.13/8/1967, ‘66y’, I Wight)

    |       |                                                                                               (wid. of Ethel Susan PIDGEON – see below)

    |      └  Reginald George FOWLER (b.1898, Chard – d?1916, 18y, Uxbridge)

    |

    |– Thomas Frederick William PIDGEON (b.2/5/1870, Chardstock – d.12/1963, 92y, I Wight) Farmer

    |      m.(24/9/1894, Ventnor, I Wight) Susan BEERE (b.14/2/1869, Chardstock – d.1962, 93y, I Wight)

    |       |    1901:  at Newchurch, I Wight – Thomas & Susan;  Frederick, Ethel, Rose

    |       |    1911:  at Borthwood Farm, Sandown, I Wight – Thomas & Susan;  Frederick, Ethel, Rose, Emily, Matthew,

    |       |                                                                   (6/6 ch’n alive)                                                             Marjorie

    |       |– Frederick George PIDGEON (b.1895, Whitwell, IoW – d.19/4/1917, 21y, Gaza) Rifleman

    |       |

    |       |– Ethel Susan PIDGEON (b.10/12/1896, Niton, IoW – d.9/9/1944, 47y, I Wight)

    |       |      m(10/1921, I Wight) William A BARNES (b.4/11/1896 – d.13/8/1967, ‘66y’, I Wight)

    |       |       |                                 m2. (1956, I Wight) Emily Alice DAVIES (nιe FOWLER)               (see above)

    |       |       |

    |       |

    |       |– Rosa Alice PIDGEON (b.28/11/1898, Whitwell, IoW – d.8/194243y, I Wight)

    |       |      m.(1924, I Wight) Charles E LOCKYER (b.1898 – d.1979, 80y I Wight)

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    |       |– Emily Mary Grace PIDGEON (bp.13/3/1903, Chardstock – d.1911, 9y, I Wight)

    |       |

    |       |– Matthew Thomas PIDGEON (b.1904, Arreton, IoW – d.) Emigrated to Australia, 1926

    |       |

    |       |– Marjorie Violet PIDGEON (bp.7/6/1908, Arreton, IoW – d.1911, 4y, I Wight)

    |       |

    |      └  Susie Joyce PIDGEON (b.1913, I Wight – d.10/1/1914, 7m, I Wight)

    |

    |– Sydney John PIDGEON (b.1872 Chardstock – d.1947, 74y, Brentford, Middx) Gardener

    |      m.(1900, Epsom, Sur) Vashti BAILEY (b.1877, Witley,  Surrey – d.1949, 72y, Ealing)

    |       |    1901:  at 32 Lamont Rd, Chelsea – Sidney J & Vashti PIGEON

    |       |    1911:  at 58 Haven Lane, Ealing, Midx – Sidney John & Vashti;  Elsie Mary  + Percy BAILEY (bro) 

    |       |                                                                    (1/1 ch alive)                                                      + 2 boarders

    |      └  Elsie Mary PIDGEON (b.1901, Brentford – d.)

    |              m.(1928, Brentford) Samuel Leslie FORD (b. – d.)

    |

    |– Frederick Arthur PIDGEON (b.1875 Chardstock – d.1945, 70y, Brentford) Newsagent

    |       :    1901:  at Ashford, Middx – Frederick PIDGEON

    |       :    1901:  at Margate, Kent – Alice OTTWAY (dom serv)

    |      m.(1901, Richmond, Sur) Alice Annie OTTWAY (b.ab.1882 – d.1933, 51y, Brentford)

    |       |    1911:  at Ledbury, Herefords – Frederick Arthur & Alice Annie;  Elsie Alice

    |       |

    |       |– Elsie Annie PIDGEON (b.1902, Edmonton, Midx – d.)

    |       |      m.(1950, Middlesex S) William H AINSWORTH (b. – d.

    |       |

    |       |– May Dorothy PIDGEON (b.10/5/1911, Ledbury – d.7/1995, 84y, Surrey NW)

    |       ||     m.(1944, Brentford) William Henry CLARKE (b.4/1/1910, Croydon? – d.5/1986, 76y, Croydon)

    |       ||      |

    |       |[twins]

    |      └  Violet Constance PIDGEON (b.10/5/1911, Ledbury – d.1/1990, 78y, Bracknell, Berks)

    |              m.(1939, Brentford) Frank H DANN (b. – d.)

    |

    |– Frank Edwin PIDGEON (bp.19/2/1877, Chardstock – bu.1/3/1877, 11d, Chardstock)

    |

    |– Ellen Mary PIDGEON (bp.7/4/1878 – bu.13/4/1883, 5y, Chardstock)

    |

    |– Charles Richard PIDGEON (bp.10/5/1880 – bu.19/2/1882, 21m, Chardstock)

    |

    |– Francis William PIDGEON (bp.5/11/1882, Chardstock – d.1934, 52y, Pontypridd) Mason

    :       :    1891:  at Smallbridge Hill, Axminster – Frank (nephew, with Wm J & Elizabeth PARRIS)

    :       :    1901:  at Deacons Row, Chard – Frank (lodger with Albert & Emily (sister) FOWLER & family, see above)

    :      m.(1904, Pontypridd) Sarah MORGANS (b.ab.1884, Ferndale – d.)

    :       |

    :       |    1911:  at 25 Union St, Ferndale, Rhondda – Frank & Sarah;  Thomas, Myfanwy, Doris

    :       |                                                                           (3/4 ch’n alive)

    :       |– Thomas George PIDGEON (b.31/12/1904, Ferndale – d.5/1989, 84y, Pontypridd)

    :       |      m.(1943, Pontypridd) Emily JONES (b.20/3/1902, Pontypridd – d.1980, 78y, Pontypridd)

    :       |

    :       |-? Freddy PIDGEON (b.1906, Pontypridd – d.1907, 1y, Pontypridd)

    :       |

    :       |– Myfanwy PIDGEON (b.1908, Ferndale – d.)

    :       |      m.(1925, Pontypridd) John M THOMAS (b. – d.)

    :       |       |

    :       |

    :       |– Doris PIDGEON (b.1911, Ferndale – d.1954, 53y, Pontypridd)

    :       |      m.(1930, Pontypridd) Harold GRIFFITHS (b.ab.1905 – d.1965, 60y, Pontypridd)

    :       |       |

    :       |

    :      └  Bronwen PIDGEON (b.1915, Pontypridd – d.)

    :

   m2.(15/10/1891, Chardstock) Mary BARBER (b.ab.1850 – bu.19/5/1899, 48y, Chardstock)

         1901:  at Deacons Row, Chard – George (visiter with Albert & Emily (dau) FOWLER & family, see above)


Page Updated  14 Apr 2016

 

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