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James Gilmour Tatham

Male 1923 - 2012  (88 years)



  • Name James Gilmour Tatham  [1, 2, 3, 4
    Known as "Jim" 
    Birth 14 Dec 1923  Yenangyaung, Burma Find all individuals with events at this location   [4, 5, 6
    Education abt 1941 - 1944  Clare College, Cambridge Find all individuals with events at this location   [2
    Degree/Qualif. 1944  Cambridge University Find all individuals with events at this location ; BA  [2
    Military Service 1944 - 1947  Far East Campaign  [7
    Degree/Qualif. 1948  Cambridge University Find all individuals with events at this location ; MA  [2
    Occupation 1948  Mechanical Engineer  [8
    Residence 1979  North Acton House, Felton Find all individuals with events at this location   [4
    Residence 2010  Newtonmore, Invernesshire Find all individuals with events at this location   [4, 9
    Death 08 Jun 2012    [10
    Probate 14 Aug 2012  Newcastle-upon-Tyne Find all individuals with events at this location   [10
    Person ID I2405  Tatham | Morris branch | Descendant - male line
    Last Modified 22 Apr 2015 

    Father Henry Tatham,   b. 24 Nov 1892, Halesowen Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 24 May 1961, Royal Masonic Hospital, Hammersmith Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 68 years) 
    Mother 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   [11, 12
    • 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]
    Family ID F0189  Family Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

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    Last Modified 08 Jun 2012 
    Family ID F0191  Family Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Sources 
    1. [S05] The Times, forthcoming marriages, 25 Apr 1956.

    2. [S20] School and College Registers, Cambridge University List of Members, 1996.

    3. [S02] BMD Index, marriage reg Surrey S E, 3Q1956.

    4. [S03] Family Members, PFBT.

    5. [S05] The Times, birth notice, 18 Dec 1923.
      a son

    6. [S03] Family Members, CFT.

    7. [S08] Family Trees & Websites, Tatham - Morris.

    8. [S07] Other Sources, Institute of Mechanical Engineers, List of Members, 1948.

    9. [S17] Telephone Directories.

    10. [S14] National Probate Calendar.

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

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