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Henry Tatham

Male 1892 - 1961  (68 years)



  • Name Henry Tatham  [1, 2, 3
    Known as "Harry" 
    Birth 24 Nov 1892  Halesowen Find all individuals with events at this location   [1, 2, 3, 4, 5
    • On the 24th inst., at Halesowen, Worcestershire, the wife of Ernest J. Tatham, M.D. Cantab, of a son. [Morning Post]
    Residence Mar 1901  26 Cambray Place, Cheltenham Find all individuals with events at this location   [3
    Education 1904 - 1910  Cheltenham College Find all individuals with events at this location   [6
    • Entered January, 1904. Tatham, Henry, son of Ernest John Tatham, Esq., M.D., Hornby House, Cambray, Cheltenham; born 24th November, 1892. Upper 2J -- Upper 4th Modern. Day Boy. Left July 1910. [Cheltenham College Register]
    Occupation Apr 1911  Mining Student  [7
    Residence Apr 1911  Dover Find all individuals with events at this location ; Fort Burgoyne Huts for Military Training (The Red Huts)  [7
    • Dover (Military)
    Degree/Qualif. aft 1913  ARSM  [8
    Military Service abt 1914 - 1918  Captain, RE, 256 Tunnelling Co.  [1, 9
    • Tatham H. Capt R.E. Theatre of War: France, from Oct 1915. Address; Beaufort House, Montpellier, Cheltenham [Medal Index Card]
    Decoration 02 Jan 1919  MC  [1
    Marriage 01 Apr 1920  Holy Trinity Cathedral, Port of Spain, Trinidad Find all individuals with events at this location   [10, 11
    Ruth Fossitt White,   b. abt May 1891, Oxton, Birkenhead Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 07 Aug 1967, Old Lane House, Pyrford Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Occupation 1921  Trinidad Find all individuals with events at this location ; Mining Engineer (Oil)  [1
    Residence 1923  Burma Find all individuals with events at this location   [12
    Post/Rank/Title 1937  Master, Old Cheltonian Masonic Lodge  [13
    • Captain H Tatham (Master, Old Cheltonian Lodge), present at memorial service for Major-Gen J D McLachlan, 12 Nov 1937. [The Times]
    Occupation 1939  9 Newcomen St, Southwark Find all individuals with events at this location ; Architect ARIBA  [14
    Residence 1939  Norfolk Farm House, Pyrford Find all individuals with events at this location   [14
    Residence Sep 1943  Pyrford Find all individuals with events at this location   [15
    Occupation 1944  Chartered Architect  [16
    Residence Apr 1956  Old Lane House, Pyrford Find all individuals with events at this location   [17
    Death 24 May 1961  Royal Masonic Hospital, Hammersmith Find all individuals with events at this location   [2, 18, 19, 20
    • On May 24th, 1961, at The Royal Masonic Hospital, Henry, of Old Lane House, Pyrford, beloved husband of Ruth Tatham, and father of Jim and Valerie. Funeral 9.15 a.m., Saturday, May 27th, at Pyrford Church. [The Times]
    Burial 27 May 1961  St Nicholas, Pyrford Find all individuals with events at this location   [19, 21
    Probate 11 Aug 1961  London Find all individuals with events at this location ; 6,463 8s.  [20
    • Tatham Henry of Old Lane House Pyrford Surrey died 24 May 1961 at Masonic Hospital Hammersmith London Probate London 11 August to Lloyds Bank Limited. Effects 6463 8s. [NPC]
    Notes 
    • became an architect [notes by dau Valerie Tatham; and by Cecil Francis Tatham]
    • Interested in the family history. Wrote on 16 Apr 1944 to his 2nd cousin Cecil Francis Tatham about trust matters etc. Says he will give him Cousin Janet's copy of Curtis' book. Seeks news of other (sub) branches of Morris branch.
    Person ID I1649  Tatham | Morris branch | Descendant - male line
    Last Modified 18 Sep 2012 

    Father Ernest John Tatham,   b. 19 May 1861, Highgate Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 25 Sep 1943, Redover, Coldharbour Rd, Pyrford Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 82 years) 
    Mother Louisa Hammond Ross,   b. abt May 1856, Lambeth Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 06 Jan 1930, Holly Brake, Tilmore, Petersfield Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 73 years) 
    Marriage 09 Jul 1890  Holy Trinity, Clapham, Surrey Find all individuals with events at this location   [22, 23, 24
    • On the 9th inst., at the parish church, Clapham, by the Rev. Robert Conway, Vicar of Alconbury, Hunts., uncle of the bridegroom Ernest John Tatham, of Halesowen, Worcestershire, M.D. Cantab., to Louisa Hammond Milliken, of Clapham-park, S.W. No cards. [The Times 12 Jul 1890]
    Family ID F0188  Family Group Sheet

    Family Ruth Fossitt White,   b. abt May 1891, Oxton, Birkenhead Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 07 Aug 1967, Old Lane House, Pyrford Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 76 years) 
    Marriage 01 Apr 1920  Holy Trinity Cathedral, Port of Spain, Trinidad Find all individuals with events at this location   [10, 11
    • Forthcoming Marriages: The marriage arranged between Henry Tatham, A.R.S.M., only son of Dr. and Mrs. Tatham, of Cheltenham, and Ruth, daughter of the late William A. White and Mrs. White, 5 Eldon-road, Kensington, W., will take place in Port of Spain, Trinidad, at the end of March. [The Times, 10 Feb 1920]
    • Silver Wedding: On April 1, 1920, in the Cathedral, Port of Spain, Trinidad, Henry Tatham to Ruth White. Present address: Norfolk Farm House, Pyrford, Surrey. [The Times, 31 Mar 1945]
    Children 
    +1. Living
    +2. Valerie Clare Tatham,   b. 12 Aug 1926, Burma Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 14 Jun 1992, Vancouver, BC Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 65 years)
    Last Modified 07 Feb 2013 
    Family ID F0189  Family Group Sheet

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    Link to Google MapsBirth - 24 Nov 1892 - Halesowen Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - Mar 1901 - 26 Cambray Place, Cheltenham Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsEducation - 1904 - 1910 - Cheltenham College Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - Fort Burgoyne Huts for Military Training (The Red Huts) - Apr 1911 - Dover Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarriage - < - 01 Apr 1920 - Holy Trinity Cathedral, Port of Spain, Trinidad Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarriage - 01 Apr 1920 - Holy Trinity Cathedral, Port of Spain, Trinidad Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Mining Engineer (Oil) - 1921 - Trinidad Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 1923 - Burma Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Architect ARIBA - 1939 - 9 Newcomen St, Southwark Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 1939 - Norfolk Farm House, Pyrford Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - Sep 1943 - Pyrford Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - Apr 1956 - Old Lane House, Pyrford Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDeath - 24 May 1961 - Royal Masonic Hospital, Hammersmith Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBurial - 27 May 1961 - St Nicholas, Pyrford Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsProbate - 6,463 8s. - 11 Aug 1961 - London Link to Google Earth
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  • Sources 
    1. [S04] H Curtis: Notes for a Pedigree of the Tathams of Co. Durham.
      b 1892

    2. [S02] BMD Index, death reg Hammersmith, 2Q1961.
      age 68

    3. [S01] Census, UK, 1901.
      age 8

    4. [S02] BMD Index, birth reg Stourbridge, 1Q1893.

    5. [S11] Newspaper, Morning Post, 28 Nov 1892.
      birth notice

    6. [S20] School and College Registers, Cheltenham College.

    7. [S01] Census, UK, 1911.
      age 18 b Warwicks, NK

    8. [S05] The Times, forthcoming marriages, 10 Feb 1920.

    9. [S29] Medal Index Cards WW1.

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

    11. [S05] The Times, Silver wedding notice, 31 Mar 1945.

    12. [S05] The Times, birth notice, 18 Dec 1923.
      son James

    13. [S05] The Times, funeral notice, 13 Nov 1937.

    14. [S17] Telephone Directories.

    15. [S05] The Times, death notice, 27 Sep 1943.
      father Ernest

    16. [S14] National Probate Calendar, 1944.
      father Ernest John Tatham

    17. [S05] The Times, forthcoming marriages, 25 Apr 1956.
      son James

    18. [S03] Family Members, CFT.

    19. [S05] The Times, death notice, 26 Nov 1961.

    20. [S14] National Probate Calendar.

    21. [S03] Family Members, PFBT.

    22. [S02] BMD Index, marriage reg Wandsworth, 3Q1890.

    23. [S05] The Times, marriage notice, 12 Jul 1890.

    24. [S01] Census, UK, 1911.
      marr 20 yrs