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Henry Walrond Simpkinson

Male 1853 - 1934  (81 years)



  • Name Henry Walrond Simpkinson  [1, 2, 3
    Birth 05 Jan 1853  Harrow Find all individuals with events at this location   [3, 4, 5, 6
    • birth reg not found in BMD index
    Baptism 02 Feb 1853  St Mary, Harrow Find all individuals with events at this location   [6, 7
    • son of John Nassau & Sarah Dorothea Simpkinson, Harrow, Clerk
    Residence Apr 1861  Parsonage House, Brington Find all individuals with events at this location   [8
    Education abt 1867 - 1872  Marlborough College Find all individuals with events at this location   [6
    Education abt 1872 - 1876  St John's College, Cambridge Find all individuals with events at this location   [6
    Education abt 1876 - 1879  Lincoln's Inn, Holborn Find all individuals with events at this location   [6
    Degree/Qualif. 1876  Cambridge University Find all individuals with events at this location ; BA  [6
    Degree/Qualif. 1879  Cambridge University Find all individuals with events at this location ; MA  [6, 9
    Occupation Apr 1881  Barrister in practice  [9
    Residence Apr 1881  Judde House, Tonbridge School Find all individuals with events at this location   [9
    • visitor
    Occupation abt 1882 - 1883  Marlborough College Find all individuals with events at this location ; Assistant Master  [6
    Occupation abt 1883 - 1903  Examiner, Education Office  [6
    Marriage 12 Nov 1885  Highgate Find all individuals with events at this location   [2, 6
    Alice Henrietta Tatham,   b. 15 Dec 1850, Highgate Hill, Highgate Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 31 Dec 1934, 2 Cottesmore Gardens, Kensington Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Occupation Apr 1891  Civil Servant (Examiner in the Privy Council Office)  [3
    Residence Apr 1891  25 Eldon Rd, Kensington Find all individuals with events at this location   [3
    Decoration 1899  CB  [1, 6
    Occupation Mar 1901  Civil Servant, Examiner, Board of Education  [4
    Residence Mar 1901  2 Cottesmore Gardens, Kensington Find all individuals with events at this location   [4
    Occupation 1903 - 1911  Asst Secretary, Board of Education  [5, 6
    Residence Apr 1911  2 Cottesmore Gardens, Kensington Find all individuals with events at this location   [5
    • also resid: Frederick Guy Simpkinson age 53
    Residence 1934  2 Cottesmore Gardens, Kensington Find all individuals with events at this location   [10
    Death 24 Nov 1934  Kensington Find all individuals with events at this location   [6, 10, 11, 12
    Burial 27 Nov 1934  Brookwood Cemetery Find all individuals with events at this location   [12
    Probate 21 Feb 1935  London Find all individuals with events at this location ; 21,017 16s. 4d.  [13
    • Simpkinson Henry Walrond of 2 Cottesmore Gardens Kensington Middlesex died 24 November 1934 Probate London 21 February to Francis Vaughan Simpkinson [son] civil engineer and Cecil Francis Tatham [wife's nephew] solicitor. Effects 23,337 11s. 10d. Resworn 21,017 16s. 4d. [NPC 1935]
    Notes 
    • Henry Walrond Simpkinson: Adm. pens. at St John's, Apr. 27, 1872. [Eldest] s. of the Rev. John Nassau (next) (and Sarah Dorothea). B. Jan. 5, 1853, at Harrow-on-the-Hill. Bapt. Feb. 2, 1853. School, Marlborough College. Matric. Michs. 1872; Scholar, 1874; B.A. (4th Classic) 1876; Members' prize, 1876; M.A. 1879. Fellow, 1877-87. Adm. at Lincoln's Inn, May 10, 1876. Called to the Bar, June 25, 1879. Assistant Master at Marlborough College, 1882-3. Entered the Education Office, as an Examiner, 1883; Assistant Secretary, Board of Education, 1903-11. C.B., 1899. Chairman of the Departmental Committee on the medical inspection and feeding of children, 1905. Of 2, Cottesmore Gardens, Kensington. Married, Nov. 12, 1885, Alice Henrietta, 3rd dau. of John Laurence Tatham, barrister, of Highgate, and had issue. Died Nov. 24, 1934. Brother of Edwyn V. (1888) and of the above. (Eagle, XLVIII. 199; Law Lists; Inns of Court; Who's Who; Foster, Men at the Bar; The Times, Nov. 26, 1934.) [Cambridge University Alumni]
    • After his retirement he occupied himself in municipal and social work in Kensington [The Times 26 Nov 1934]
    Person ID I1169  Tatham | Morris branch | Spouse
    Last Modified 07 Nov 2012 

    Father John Nassau Simpkinson,   b. 01 Jan 1817, Gower St, Bloomsbury Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 17 Apr 1894, Rectory, North Creake Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 77 years) 
    Mother Sarah Dorothea Vaughan,   b. 30 Jul 1823, Leicester Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 15 May 1885, Rectory, North Creake Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 61 years) 
    Marriage 06 Dec 1849  Leicester Find all individuals with events at this location   [6, 14
    Notes 
    • children Apr 1871 census: Ellen Renee (17), Charles Hare (16), Frederick George (13), Edward Franklin (11), Margaret Dorothea (10), Katharine Louisa (8), Charlotte (6), Theodore (4), Edwyn Vaughan (1)
    • resid Apr 1881:
      Edward Franklin Simpkinson, 21, undergraduate, Oxford University;
      Margaret Dorothea Simpkinson, 20, student, Oxford University;
      Katharine Louise Simpkinson, 18, scholar;
      + 4 serv
    Photos
    St Mary, North Creake
    St Mary, North Creake
    John Nassau Simpkinson, Rector, 1868-1894
    Family ID F0764  Family Group Sheet

    Family Alice Henrietta Tatham,   b. 15 Dec 1850, Highgate Hill, Highgate Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 31 Dec 1934, 2 Cottesmore Gardens, Kensington Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 84 years) 
    Marriage 12 Nov 1885  Highgate Find all individuals with events at this location   [2, 6
    Notes 
    • 4 serv Apr 1891 & Mar 1901
    Children 
     1. Frances Dorothea Simpkinson,   b. 14 Sep 1886, Kensington Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 17 Dec 1961, London Clinic, Devonshire Place, Marylebone Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 75 years)
    +2. Francis Vaughan Simpkinson,   b. 02 May 1889, Kensington Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 05 May 1943, Melton Mowbray Hospital Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 54 years)
    Last Modified 24 Nov 2010 
    Family ID F0367  Family Group Sheet

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    Link to Google MapsBirth - 05 Jan 1853 - Harrow Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBaptism - 02 Feb 1853 - St Mary, Harrow Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - Apr 1861 - Parsonage House, Brington Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsEducation - abt 1867 - 1872 - Marlborough College Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsEducation - abt 1872 - 1876 - St John's College, Cambridge Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsEducation - abt 1876 - 1879 - Lincoln's Inn, Holborn Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDegree/Qualif. - BA - 1876 - Cambridge University Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDegree/Qualif. - MA - 1879 - Cambridge University Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - Apr 1881 - Judde House, Tonbridge School Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Assistant Master - abt 1882 - 1883 - Marlborough College Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarriage - < - 12 Nov 1885 - Highgate Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarriage - 12 Nov 1885 - Highgate Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - Apr 1891 - 25 Eldon Rd, Kensington Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - Mar 1901 - 2 Cottesmore Gardens, Kensington Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - Apr 1911 - 2 Cottesmore Gardens, Kensington Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 1934 - 2 Cottesmore Gardens, Kensington Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDeath - 24 Nov 1934 - Kensington Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBurial - 27 Nov 1934 - Brookwood Cemetery Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsProbate - 21,017 16s. 4d. - 21 Feb 1935 - London Link to Google Earth
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  • Sources 
    1. [S04] H Curtis: Notes for a Pedigree of the Tathams of Co. Durham.

    2. [S02] BMD Index, marriage reg Edmonton, 4Q1885.

    3. [S01] Census, UK, 1891.
      age 38

    4. [S01] Census, UK, 1901.
      age 48

    5. [S01] Census, UK, 1911.
      age 58 b Harrow

    6. [S15] Cambridge University Alumni.

    7. [S06] Parish Registers, baptisms, St Mary, Harrow, 02 Feb 1853.

    8. [S01] Census, UK, 1861.
      age 8 b Harrow

    9. [S01] Census, UK, 1881.
      age 28 b Harrow

    10. [S14] National Probate Calendar, 1935.

    11. [S02] BMD Index, death reg Kensington, 4Q1934.
      age 81

    12. [S05] The Times, death notice, 26 Nov 1934.

    13. [S14] National Probate Calendar.

    14. [S02] BMD Index, marriage reg Leicester, 4Q1849.