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Percy Herbert Catt

Male 1867 - aft 1895  (28 years)



  • Name Percy Herbert Catt  [1, 2, 3
    Birth 30 May 1867  West Lavington Find all individuals with events at this location   [1, 2, 3, 4
    Residence Apr 1871  Costers Mill House, West Lavington Find all individuals with events at this location   [2
    Residence Apr 1881  Surrey House School, Littlehampton Find all individuals with events at this location   [3
    Occupation Apr 1891  Clerk to Corn & Seed Merchant  [5
    Residence Apr 1891  Liverpool House, Liverpool Rd, Broadwater, Worthing Find all individuals with events at this location   [5
    • with his cousin Alfred Cortis, 57 b Worthing, corn & seed merchant
    Death aft 1895  Australia? Find all individuals with events at this location   [6
    • Missing Friends: Percy Herbert Catt, 31 years of age, 6 feet 1 inch high, shoulders slightly bent, light-brown hair, somewhat thin, slight brown moustache, and gray-brown eyes. Left London for New Zealand in 1895, thence to Sydney. [New South Wales Police Gazette, 10 Feb 1897]
    • Missing Friends (from Lloyds', Sept. 26): Catt -- Percy Herbert Catt was at Wellington, N.Z., during April, 1895, and wrote saying that he would leave there on April 11 for Sydney; he then intended to go to goldfields (name not mentioned), and stated that he would receive a Government railway pass from Sydney. Brother Bertram asks. [Oamaru Mail, 08 Nov 1897]
    Notes 
    • not identified after 1891 UK census.
    • just possibly = Percy H Catt, marr reg Pancras 3Q1926 to Lilian M Collins, would be then aged 53;
      both resid 1962-1965 at 23 Churchill Court, Connaught Rd, Harringay; would be then in his late 90s.
    • not = Percy Henry Catt, lost in action in North Sea on HMS Cressy 22 Sep 1914; also lost, Edward Catt on HMS Aboukir on same day.
    Person ID I4936  Tatham | Morris branch | Descendant
    Last Modified 06 Nov 2013 

    Father Edmund Catt,   b. 05 Mar 1833, Ringmer Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. abt Nov 1910, Cuckfield Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 77 years) 
    Mother Mary Catt,   b. abt May 1835, Twineham Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. abt Aug 1920, Cuckfield Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 85 years) 
    Marriage abt Nov 1861  Uckfield Find all individuals with events at this location   [7
    Notes 
    • also resid Apr 1871: his elder sister Eliza Catt, visitor, unmarr, age 40 b Ringmer; + governess + 2 serv.
    Family ID F1529  Family Group Sheet

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    Link to Google MapsBirth - 30 May 1867 - West Lavington Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - Apr 1871 - Costers Mill House, West Lavington Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - Apr 1881 - Surrey House School, Littlehampton Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - Apr 1891 - Liverpool House, Liverpool Rd, Broadwater, Worthing Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDeath - aft 1895 - Australia? Link to Google Earth
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  • Sources 
    1. [S02] BMD Index, birth reg Midhurst, 2Q1867.

    2. [S01] Census, UK, 1871.
      age 4 b West Lavington

    3. [S01] Census, UK, 1881.
      age 14 b Midhurst

    4. [S08] Family Trees & Websites, Jane Catt.
      FTM online tree accessed 17 May 2012

    5. [S01] Census, UK, 1891.
      age 24 b West Lavington

    6. [S11] Newspaper, Oamaru Mail, 08 Nov 1897.
      Missing Friends

    7. [S02] BMD Index, marriage reg Uckfield, 4Q1861.