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Charles Arthur Bloxham

Male abt 1896 - 1954  (~ 58 years)



  • Name Charles Arthur Bloxham  [1, 2, 3, 4, 5
    Birth abt 1896  Cape Town, South Africa Find all individuals with events at this location   [1, 2, 4, 6
    • son of Victor Bloxham and Hannah Stamp. His father served with Kitchener's Horse in Anglo-Boer War and South Wales Borderers in WW1. [5]
    Residence Mar 1901  Station Rd, Stoke D'Abernon Find all individuals with events at this location   [2
    • with mother Hannah E M Bloxham [née Stamp], head, marr, 27 b St Helens, IOW; brothers Herbert, 3; Percy W, 11m; mother's mother Amila Stamp, 61 b Chigwell.
    Occupation Apr 1911  Boy at drill, Army Service Corps  [1
    Residence Apr 1911  ASC Barracks, New Rd, Woolwich Find all individuals with events at this location   [1
    Marriage abt Feb 1920  Epsom Find all individuals with events at this location
    Marie Vertie Violette Martin,   b. 14 Jan 1899, Cobham Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Jun 1986, Surrey S W Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Occupation 1930  Army Warrant Officer  [6
    • Passengers on P&O "Mooltan" arr London 21 Feb 1930: emb Colombo, 2nd class, past resid Ceylon, fut resid England, UK addr Villa D'Abernon, Stoke D'Abernon, Cobham, Surrey: Mr C A Bloxham, 34, WO, HM Army; Mrs M V Bloxham, 31; F M Bloxham, child; R Bloxham, child.
    Residence 1930  Villa D'Abernon, Stoke D'Abernon Find all individuals with events at this location   [6
    Residence 1954  Fieldside, Mizen Close, Cobham Find all individuals with events at this location   [7
    Death 10 Sep 1954  St Thomas' Hospital, Lambeth Find all individuals with events at this location   [4, 7
    Probate 14 Jan 1955  London Find all individuals with events at this location ; £3,866 18s.  [7
    • Bloxham Charles Arthur of Fieldside Mizen-close Cobham Surrey died 10 September 1954 at St. Thomas Hospital Bermondsey London S.E.1 Administration London 14 January to Marie Vertie Violette Bloxham widow. Effects £3866 18s. [NPC]
    Notes 
    • Followed in his father's military footsteps; impressively long career that spanned both world wars; wounded badly at Mons as an 'Old Contemptible' in the BEF of 1914; Bisley rifle marksman; MBE. [5]
    Person ID I1058  Tatham | Heathcote branch | Parent of spouse
    Last Modified 06 Jan 2013 

    Family Marie Vertie Violette Martin,   b. 14 Jan 1899, Cobham Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Jun 1986, Surrey S W Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 87 years) 
    Marriage abt Feb 1920  Epsom Find all individuals with events at this location   [3
    Children 
     1. Living
    Last Modified 04 Oct 2012 
    Family ID F0112  Family Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Sources 
    1. [S01] Census, UK, 1911.
      age 14 b Cape Town

    2. [S01] Census, UK, 1901.
      age 5 b South Africa

    3. [S02] BMD Index, marriage reg Epsom, 1Q1920.

    4. [S02] BMD Index, death reg Lambeth, 3Q1954.
      age 58

    5. [S07] Other Sources, Michael Scott.
      'Special Forces Commander', Pen & Sword, 2011

    6. [S12] Passenger Lists, Mooltan, 21 Feb 1930.

    7. [S14] National Probate Calendar.