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Frederick James Meyrick

Male 1871 - 1945  (73 years)



  • Name Frederick James Meyrick  [1, 2, 3, 4
    Birth 11 Dec 1871  Blickling Find all individuals with events at this location   [2, 3, 4, 5
    Residence Apr 1881  Winterbourne, Priory Rd, Bournemouth Find all individuals with events at this location   [3
    • with aunt Anne L Popham, widow, 67
    Education abt 1885 - 1890  Felsted School Find all individuals with events at this location   [5
    Education abt 1890 - 1893  New College, Oxford Find all individuals with events at this location   [5
    Occupation Apr 1891  Student, Oxford University  [6
    Residence Apr 1891  Rectory, Blickling Find all individuals with events at this location   [6
    Occupation abt 1895 - 1901  Woolwich Find all individuals with events at this location ; Curate  [7
    Occupation Mar 1901  Clergyman, C of E  [8
    Residence Mar 1901  48 Rectory Place, Woolwich Find all individuals with events at this location   [8
    • boarder
    Occupation abt Jun 1901 - 1929  St Peter Mancroft, Norwich Find all individuals with events at this location ; Vicar  [7, 9
    Marriage 27 May 1902  St Nicholas, Chiswick Find all individuals with events at this location   [10, 11, 12
    Helen Charlotte Richmond,   b. 28 Apr 1870, Algiers Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 11 Jun 1940, Hove Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Occupation Apr 1911  Clergyman, Church of England  [4
    Residence Apr 1911  St Peter Mancroft Vicarage, The Chantry, Theatre St, Norwich Find all individuals with events at this location   [1, 4
    Post/Rank/Title 1915 - 1931  Norwich Find all individuals with events at this location ; Honorary Canon  [13
    • also Rural Dean of Norwich 1912-1929; Proctor of Convocation, Norwich, 1919-1931. [13]
    Occupation 1929 -  All Saints, Hove Find all individuals with events at this location ; Vicar  [7
    • Rural Dean; Prebendary, Chichester Cathedral.
    Death 10 Jan 1945  2 Pembroke Avenue, Hove Find all individuals with events at this location   [7, 14, 15
    • On Jan. 10, 1945, suddenly, at 2, Pembroke Avenue, Hove, Frederick James Meyrick, Prebendary of Chichester, formerly Canon of Norwich Cathedral and Vicar of Hove, aged 73 years. Funeral service at Hove Parish Church to-morrow (Friday), at 12.30 p.m. No flowers, please. [The Times, 11 Jan 1945]
    Burial 12 Jan 1945  All Saints, Hove Find all individuals with events at this location   [15
    • funeral service
    Notes 
    • Wrote foreword to Rev William Marcon's Reminiscences of a Norfolk Parson (1927).
    • Wrote "Fifteenth-century glass in St Peter Mancroft" and "Round about Norfolk & Suffolk" (Jarrold & Sons, abt 1935?), collection of newspaper articles.
    • Canon F. J. Meyrick, of Norwich, is reported to have caught a pike weighing twenty-five pounds. In view of the angler's profession we suppose we must believe this one. [Punch, 17 Nov 1920]
    • Meyrick, Preb. Frederick James. -- New Coll. Ox. 3rd cl Mods. 1892, B.A. 1894, M.A. 1897. Sarum Th. Coll. 1894. 1st cl. Prelim. T.E. 1895. D. 1895, P. 1896 Roch. C. of Woolwich 1895-1901; V. of St. Pet. Mancroft, Nor. 1901-29; R.D. of Nor. 1912-29; Hon. Can. of Nor. 1915-31; Proc. Conv. Nor. 1919-31; V. of Hove, Dio. Chich from 1929. R.D. of Hove from 1929; Surr. from 1930; Preb. of Hova Villa in Chich. Cathl. from 1931. Addr.: Vicarage, Hove, Sussex. Author, Fifteenth Century Glass in St Peter Mancroft, 1911; Round about Norfok and Suffolk, 1925. [Crockford's 1932]
    • Meyrick, Frederick James, born at Blickling, Norfolk, 11 Dec., 1871; 1 s. Frederick, rector; New. Coll. matric 10 Oct 1890, aged 18 (from Felsted School); Honours: 3, Classical Mods, 1892. [Oxford University Alumnni]
    Person ID I2478  Tatham | Richmond branch | Spouse
    Last Modified 01 Jun 2013 

    Father Frederick Meyrick,   b. 28 Jan 1827, Ramsbury Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 03 Jan 1906, Blickling Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 78 years) 
    Mother Marion Susanna Danvers,   b. abt 1838, Walthamstow Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 31 Jul 1916, Church St, Warminster Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 78 years) 
    Marriage 08 Oct 1859  St Cross, Holywell, Oxford Find all individuals with events at this location   [16, 17
    • On the 8th inst., at Holywell Church, Oxford, by the Rev. H. B. Walton, the Rev. Frederick Meyrick, H.M.'s Inspector of Schools, and Fellow of Trinity College, Oxford, to Marion, second daughter of the late Edward F. Danvers, Esq. [The Times]
    Notes 
    • resid Apr 1891: Myra H, 29 b Bournemouth, artist; Eva, 27 b Norwich; Frederick J, 18 b Blickling, student Oxford; Dorothy E, 13 b Blickling; + 4 serv
    Family ID F0600  Family Group Sheet

    Family Helen Charlotte Richmond,   b. 28 Apr 1870, Algiers Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 11 Jun 1940, Hove Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 70 years) 
    Marriage 27 May 1902  St Nicholas, Chiswick Find all individuals with events at this location   [10, 11, 12
    Notes 
    • Helen Richmond met Frederick James Meyrick at Mont Dore in 1895. She was there with her mother and brother John. They had taken John there in the hope of curing cancer of the bronchial tubes that he had contracted while at Sandhurst. [from Some Notes about the Meyricks and the Richmonds, Vernon Clarke and M L Walker, nd, post 1975]
    Children 
    +1. Helen Myra Meyrick,   b. 28 May 1903, Norwich Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Feb 1993, Merton Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 89 years)
    +2. Elizabeth Joan Meyrick,   b. 16 Jun 1905, Norwich Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Jul 1988, Colchester Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 83 years)
    +3. Gwenllian Clara Rachel Meyrick,   b. 05 Sep 1908, Norwich Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 21 Feb 1997, North Cotswolds Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 88 years)
     4. Eiyredd Margaret M Meyrick,   b. 19 Sep 1912, Norwich Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. May 1995, Sutton, Surrey Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 82 years)
    Last Modified 28 Dec 2011 
    Family ID F0613  Family Group Sheet

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    Link to Google MapsBirth - 11 Dec 1871 - Blickling Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - Apr 1881 - Winterbourne, Priory Rd, Bournemouth Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsEducation - abt 1885 - 1890 - Felsted School Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsEducation - abt 1890 - 1893 - New College, Oxford Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - Apr 1891 - Rectory, Blickling Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Curate - abt 1895 - 1901 - Woolwich Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - Mar 1901 - 48 Rectory Place, Woolwich Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Vicar - abt Jun 1901 - 1929 - St Peter Mancroft, Norwich Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarriage - < - 27 May 1902 - St Nicholas, Chiswick Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarriage - 27 May 1902 - St Nicholas, Chiswick Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - Apr 1911 - St Peter Mancroft Vicarage, The Chantry, Theatre St, Norwich Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsPost/Rank/Title - Honorary Canon - 1915 - 1931 - Norwich Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Vicar - 1929 - - All Saints, Hove Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDeath - 10 Jan 1945 - 2 Pembroke Avenue, Hove Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBurial - 12 Jan 1945 - All Saints, Hove 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, birth reg Aylsham, 2Q1872.

    3. [S01] Census, UK, 1881.
      age 9

    4. [S01] Census, UK, 1911.
      age 39 b Blickling

    5. [S31] Oxford University Alumni.

    6. [S01] Census, UK, 1891.

    7. [S08] Family Trees & Websites, Clarkes of Graiguenoe Park.
      Booklet by Ralph L Clarke and Vernon Clarke, privately published 1976; website accessed 01 Jul 2009

    8. [S01] Census, UK, 1901.

    9. [S07] Other Sources, Reminiscences of a Norfolk Parson, William H Marcon (Holt, 1927).

    10. [S02] BMD Index, marriage reg Brentford, 2Q1902.

    11. [S01] Census, UK, 1911.
      marr 8 yrs

    12. [S04] H Curtis: Notes for a Pedigree of the Tathams of Co. Durham.
      MS additions to copy in SoG

    13. [S16] Crockford's Clerical Directory.

    14. [S02] BMD Index, death reg Hove, 1Q1945.
      age 73

    15. [S05] The Times, death notice, 11 Jan 1945.

    16. [S02] BMD Index, marriage reg Oxford, 4Q1859.

    17. [S05] The Times, marriage notice, 11 Oct 1859.