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Walter Barrington Medlicott

Male 1872 - 1920  (47 years)



  • Name Walter Barrington Medlicott  [1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7
    Birth 17 Nov 1872  Swanmore Find all individuals with events at this location   [1, 2, 5, 6, 8
    Residence Apr 1881  Vicarage, Swanmore Find all individuals with events at this location   [2
    Education 1886 - 1891  Winchester College Find all individuals with events at this location   [3, 8, 9
    • Medlicott, Walter Barrington (F [Hawkins/Chawkers]), b 12 Oct., 1872, bro. of Robert Sumner Medlicott above. Architect since 1899. Married 1900, Hilda Fothergill, d. of William Fothergill Robinson, Esq., K.C., Vice-Chancellor of the Duchy of Lancaster. Address: 18, Campden Hill Gardens, W. [Winchester College Register]
    Residence Apr 1891  Southgate House, Winchester Find all individuals with events at this location   [3
    Residence 1898  14 Woburn Square, Bloomsbury Find all individuals with events at this location   [10
    Occupation 1899 -  75 Newman St, Marylebone Find all individuals with events at this location ; Architect  [9, 10
    • in 1912 at 11 Hart St, Holborn; with Thomas Falconer & Arthur Campbell Martin (who applied for his medals in 1921).
    Marriage 24 Apr 1900  Christ Church, Lancaster Gate Find all individuals with events at this location   [4, 7, 11, 12
    Hilda Fothergill Robinson,   b. 03 May 1871, Paddington Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 21 Dec 1949, Speen Croft, Newbury Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Occupation Mar 1901  Architect  [5
    • own account
    Residence abt 1904 -  18 Campden Hill Gardens, Kensington Find all individuals with events at this location   [7, 10
    Occupation Apr 1911  Architect  [6
    Residence Apr 1911  18 Campden Hill Gardens, Kensington Find all individuals with events at this location   [6
    Occupation bef 1914  Architect  [7, 8
    Military Service abt 1915 - 1919  24th and 18th Royal Fusiliers; Tank Corps  [7
    • Sergeant, 18th Battn, Royal Fusiliers; in France from 15 Nov 1915; commissioned in Royal Fusiliers 04 Sep 1916; transferred to Tank Corps (formed Jul 1917). [13]
    • Fought in WW1 in one of the public school battalions of the Royal Fusiliers. Badly wounded at Beaumont Hamel. [8]
    • He served in the Great War in the 24th and 18th Royal Fusiliers, and in the Tank Corps; demobilised July, 1919; received rank of Captain in reward for services. [Curtis]
    Post/Rank/Title abt 1918  Captain  [7, 13
    Residence 1919 - 1920  Cilicia, Turkey Find all individuals with events at this location   [8, 14
    • Passengers on Hall Line "City of Cairo" dep Liverpool 08 Aug 1919: dest Port Said, 1st class, past resid England, fut resid Asia Minor: J H Medlicott [cousin?], 60, civil engineer; W B Medlicott, 47, architect.
      Note: J H Medlicott not identified. Possibly = John H Medlicott, born Simla abt 1859, resid Clifton 1881 with mother Louisa [Maunsell], & younger siblings Mabel, Frederick M, Arthur, + uncle Henry Daniel Maunsell; attended Coopers Hill College (for ICS); father Henry Benedict Medlicott, FRS, (1829-1905) was Director of Geological Survey of India, formerly professor of geology etc.
    • Later worked on timber concession in Cilicia. [thePeerage.com]
    • Constantinople, July 2. Mr J Medlicott, an English gentleman who owns a forestry concession to the north of Adana, and who was captured there by Nationalist Turks in April, 1920, has been released [...] and has arrived here by way of Adalia. He informs me that during the greater part of his captivity he was interned at Kaisarieh. [...] [The Times, 04 Jul 1921]
    Death 18 Sep 1920  Cilicia, Turkey Find all individuals with events at this location   [7
    • Died a prisoner of war in the hands of the Turks, in Cilicia, Asia Minor, 18 Sept., 1920. [Curtis]
    • Captured by Mustapha Kemal's forces, and held prisoner until his death from fever 18 Sep 1920. [thePeerage.com]
    • A Memorial Service will be held for Walter Barrington Medlicott to-day (Tuesday), at 12 o'clock, at St. John's Church, Red Lion-square (British Museum Tube Station). [The Times, 08 Mar 1921]
    Probate 26 Apr 1921  London Find all individuals with events at this location ; 2,593 6s. 9d.  [15
    • Medlicott Walter Barrington of 7 Great College-street Westminster Surrey died 18 September 1920 at Einar Anatolia in the Ottoman Empire Probate London 26 April to Hilda Fothergill Medlicott widow. Effects 2593 6s. 9d. [NPC]
    Person ID I2454  Tatham | Richmond branch | Spouse
    Last Modified 16 Jan 2014 

    Father Walter Edward Medlicott,   b. 23 Jun 1841, Potterne Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 18 Mar 1926, Whingarth, Shedfield Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 84 years) 
    Mother Edith Louisa Sumner,   b. 25 Jul 1847, Calbourne Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 12 Sep 1876, Hampshire Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 29 years) 
    Marriage 30 Jun 1868  St Andrew, Farnham, Surrey Find all individuals with events at this location   [16, 17
    • Marriage solemnized at the Parish Church of Farnham in the County of Surrey: 1868, No 345, June 30:
      - Walter Edward Medlicott, full age, bachelor, Clerk in Holy Orders, residence Buriton, father Joseph Medlicott, Clerk in Holy Orders;
      - Edith Louisa Sumner, full age, spinster, residence Farnham, father Robert Sumner, Clerk in Holy Orders.
      Married by licence by John W Sumner;
      In the presence of: John Simeon, Charles Sumner, Erneld Lawes, Henry E Medlicott.
    Notes 
    • Other children:
      - Robert Sumner Medlicott b. 2 May 1869, d. 8 Jan 1941;
      - Margaret Edith Medlicott b. 12 Jul 1870, d. abt 1891;
      - Grace Katherine Medlicott b. 2 Aug 1871, d. 4 Jan 1951. [8]
    • Also res Apr 1881: elder ch: Margaret E, 10 b Buriton; Grace K, 9 b Swanmore; + governess; + nurse; + 3 serv.
    Family ID F0905  Family Group Sheet

    Family Hilda Fothergill Robinson,   b. 03 May 1871, Paddington Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 21 Dec 1949, Speen Croft, Newbury Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 78 years) 
    Marriage 24 Apr 1900  Christ Church, Lancaster Gate Find all individuals with events at this location   [4, 7, 11, 12
    • On the 24th April, at Christ Church, Lancaster-gate, by the Rev. W. E. Medlicott, father of the bridegroom, assisted by the Bishop of Guildford, Canon Richmond, and Prebendary Ridgeway, vicar of the parish, Walter Barrington Medlicott, younger son of the Rev. W. E. Medlicott, vicar of Swanmore, Hants, to Hilda Fothergill Robinson, second daughter of the late Vice-Chancellor Robinson, of 7, Porchester-gate, Bayswater. [Morning Post]
    Children 
     1. Eleanor Betty Medlicott,   b. 01 Apr 1901, Kensington Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 18 Jan 1923, Speen Croft, Newbury Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 21 years)
    Last Modified 24 Jun 2011 
    Family ID F0605  Family Group Sheet

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    Link to Google MapsBirth - 17 Nov 1872 - Swanmore Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - Apr 1881 - Vicarage, Swanmore Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsEducation - 1886 - 1891 - Winchester College Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - Apr 1891 - Southgate House, Winchester Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 1898 - 14 Woburn Square, Bloomsbury Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Architect - 1899 - - 75 Newman St, Marylebone Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarriage - < - 24 Apr 1900 - Christ Church, Lancaster Gate Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarriage - 24 Apr 1900 - Christ Church, Lancaster Gate Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - abt 1904 - - 18 Campden Hill Gardens, Kensington Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - Apr 1911 - 18 Campden Hill Gardens, Kensington Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 1919 - 1920 - Cilicia, Turkey Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDeath - 18 Sep 1920 - Cilicia, Turkey Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsProbate - 2,593 6s. 9d. - 26 Apr 1921 - London Link to Google Earth
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  • Sources 
    1. [S02] BMD Index, birth reg Droxford, 4Q1872.

    2. [S01] Census, UK, 1881.
      age 8 b Swanmore

    3. [S01] Census, UK, 1891.
      age 18 b Swanmore

    4. [S02] BMD Index, marriage reg Paddington, 2Q1900.

    5. [S01] Census, UK, 1901.
      age 28 b Swanmore

    6. [S01] Census, UK, 1911.
      age 38 b Swanmore

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

    8. [S13] thePeerage.com.

    9. [S20] School and College Registers, Winchester College.

    10. [S25] Electoral Registers.

    11. [S01] Census, UK, 1911.
      marr 10 yrs

    12. [S11] Newspaper, Morning Post, 26 Apr 1900.
      marriage notice

    13. [S29] Medal Index Cards WW1.

    14. [S12] Passenger Lists, City of Cairo, 08 Aug 1919.

    15. [S14] National Probate Calendar.

    16. [S02] BMD Index, marriage reg Farnham, 2Q1868.

    17. [S06] Parish Registers, marriages, St Andrew, Farnham, 30 Jun 1868.