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William Crawford Walton

Male 1864 - 1937  (72 years)



  • Name William Crawford Walton  [1, 2, 3
    Birth 15 Nov 1864  Karachi Find all individuals with events at this location   [1, 4, 5, 6, 7
    Residence Apr 1871  16 Church St, Hampton, Middlesex Find all individuals with events at this location   [7
    • with grandfather William Walton, retired schoolmaster age 77 b Reading, & family
    Residence Apr 1881  The Elms, Tonbridge Find all individuals with events at this location   [5
    • with mother Harriet & younger siblings
    Marriage 19 Jul 1897  St Peter, Cranley Gardens, Kensington Find all individuals with events at this location   [8, 9
    Emily Mary Rose Lee,   b. abt 1869, Roxburgh Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 29 Nov 1949, Weybridge Hospital Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Occupation Feb 1901  Captain, 4th Bombay Rifles  [2
    Occupation bef 1918  Brigadier-General, Indian Army  [3, 4
    Decoration bef 1925  CB, CMG  [3, 10
    Residence abt 1925 - 1937  Bardowie, Queen's Road, Weybridge Find all individuals with events at this location   [3, 10, 11, 12, 13
    Death 09 May 1937  Bardowie, Queen's Road, Weybridge Find all individuals with events at this location   [1, 11, 13
    • On May 9, 1937, at Bardowie, Weybridge, Brigadier-General William Crawford Walton, C.B., C.M.G., Honorary Colonel, 1st/6th Rajputana Rifles, aged 72 years. Funeral, Woking Crematorium, Thursday at 1.30. No flowers, please. [The Times, 11 May 1937]
    Burial 13 May 1937  St John the Baptist, Woking Find all individuals with events at this location   [14
    Probate 25 Jun 1937  London Find all individuals with events at this location ; 2,132 3s. 9d.  [13
    • Walton William Crawford of Bardowie Weybridge Surrey died 9 May 1937 Probate London 25 June to Emily Mary Rose Walton widow and Berrisford StanleyTatham barrister-at-law. Effects 2132 3s. 9d. [NPC]
    Notes 
    • William Crawford Walton was Commanding Officer of the 8th Royal Berkshires, having had a full career in the Indian Army (being Commanding Officer of 104th Wellesley's Rifles from 1908 to 1914). He was the uncle of Charles Randolph Watson . Three days into the Battle of Loos, he was posted to Aden, and became General Officer Commanding the Aden Infantry Brigade. He survived the war, and his descendants have numbered 4 children, 7 grandchildren, 10 great-grandchildren, and 15 great-great-grandchildren. [Andrew Tatham website accessed 10 Sep 2009]
    • connection with East Surrey Regiment (representatives at his funeral)
    Person ID I1124  Tatham | Crew branch, Morris branch | Parent of spouse
    Last Modified 26 Nov 2014 

    Family Emily Mary Rose Lee,   b. abt 1869, Roxburgh Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 29 Nov 1949, Weybridge Hospital Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 80 years) 
    Marriage 19 Jul 1897  St Peter, Cranley Gardens, Kensington Find all individuals with events at this location   [8, 9
    Children 
    +1. Amy Margaret Patricia Walton,   b. 06 Feb 1901, Simla, India Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 22 Jan 1999, Pinehurst Rest Home, Boxhill Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 97 years)
    Last Modified 29 Apr 2010 
    Family ID F0346  Family Group Sheet

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    Link to Google MapsBirth - 15 Nov 1864 - Karachi Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - Apr 1871 - 16 Church St, Hampton, Middlesex Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - Apr 1881 - The Elms, Tonbridge Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarriage - < - 19 Jul 1897 - St Peter, Cranley Gardens, Kensington Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarriage - 19 Jul 1897 - St Peter, Cranley Gardens, Kensington Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - abt 1925 - 1937 - Bardowie, Queen's Road, Weybridge Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDeath - 09 May 1937 - Bardowie, Queen's Road, Weybridge Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBurial - 13 May 1937 - St John the Baptist, Woking Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsProbate - 2,132 3s. 9d. - 25 Jun 1937 - London Link to Google Earth
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  • Sources 
    1. [S02] BMD Index, death reg Surrey N W, 2Q1937.
      age 72

    2. [S05] The Times, birth notice, 09 Feb 1901.
      dau Patricia

    3. [S04] H Curtis: Notes for a Pedigree of the Tathams of Co. Durham.

    4. [S30] India Office Library, citing Who Was Who, vol 3, p 1410.

    5. [S01] Census, UK, 1881.
      age 16 b Sind

    6. [S08] Family Trees & Websites, Lynda Dickenson tree (GR), 01 May 2010.

    7. [S01] Census, UK, 1871.
      age 6 b Karachi

    8. [S05] The Times, marriage notice, 21 Jul 1897.

    9. [S02] BMD Index, marriage reg Kensington, 3Q1897.

    10. [S05] The Times, marriage notice, 30 Jul 1925.
      dau Patricia

    11. [S05] The Times, death notice, 11 May 1937.

    12. [S17] Telephone Directories.

    13. [S14] National Probate Calendar.

    14. [S05] The Times, funeral notice, 14 May 1937.