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1891 census Source RG12 Piece 3748, Folio 25, Page 6 Place Wakefield, St Johns Dwelling 1 Wentworth Terrace, Shedule 35 Rel Mar Age Occ Birthplace George Henry Roberts head M 48 Living on own means Wakefield Ellen Roberts wife M 42 Wrenthorpe Gervase Henry Roberts son s 20 Mechanical apprentice student Wakefield Louisa Ellen Roberts dau 14 Scholar Wakefield Martha Eveline Roberts dau 11 Scholar Wakefield Mary Roberts dau 9 Scholar Wakefield Sarah Ann Goodair ser 40 Gen Domestic Serv Wakefield
Alfred was born 30 DEC 1839, St. Peters Vicarage, Derby, England Father: James Brabazon MURPHY, Mother: Louisa MOSLEY Education: Royal College of Surgeons of England, Occupation: Dentist DEATH? 30 JUL 1887, Baltimore, MD
1881 census source place Hazlewood Belper dwelling schudule 41 Alfred Murphy head 41 Dental Surgeon LWS RCSE St Peters parish Derby Matilda ann Murphy wife 25 St Werburgh parish derby Sarah Warin serv 15
In 1883 Matilda divorced Alfred on the Grounds of Adultery.
It is not clear if this was before or after the birth of her daughter Gladys
By 1891 Matilda has moved to Lancashire and states she is a widow
Possible death of Alfred hallam Murphy 1887 Baltimore, Maryland, USA.
1891 census source RG12 Piece 2935 Folio 84 Page 41 Schedule 215 Place Toxteth Park Lancashire Dwelling 4 Harrowly Street Matilda Murphy Head 35 living on own means Derby Gladys Muphy dau 8 Derby Dorothy Sommerville boarder 3months Southport lancs
1901 census Source RG13 Piece 3160, folio 39 page 26, schedule 156 Place Horwich Lancs, Holy Trinity Dwelling 305 Chorly New Road Gervase H Roberts head 30 Mechanical Engineer and Gas Manager Wakefield Matilda Roberts wife 40 Derbyshire George W Roberts son 7 Horwich Gladys M Murphy Stepdau 17 Derby
1911 census Source RG14 Piece 2735, RG78PN94, RD29, SD2, ED6, SN195 Place Lewisham. London Dwelling 3 Blessington Road Lee Gervase henry Roberts head 40 m 18yrs Mechanical Engineer Assistant Wakefield In The Service Of The War Dept. At The Royal Arsnel Matilda ann Roberts wife 50 Derby George william pearson Roberts son 17 Scholar Horwich Lancashire Gladys may Murphy stepdau 23? Derby, DerbyshireGladys should be about 28
|Graces Guide 1922 Whos Who in Engineering|
ROBERTS, Gervase Henry, C.B.E., M.Inst. C.E., M.I.Mech.E.,
Chief Mech. Engr., Royal Arsenal, Woolwich;
son of Alderman G. H. Roberts, J.P., Mayor of Wakefield.
Educated Stanley Hall and Leeds University.
Training: L. and Y. Rly. Works, Horwich. ,br. Paper before Inst. of Mech. Engrs., Cambridge Summer Meeting, 1913, on " Co-ordination of Eng. Research Work."
Address: 3, Blessington Road, Blackheath, S.E.13.
T. N.: Lee Green 1729.
Matilda ann Roberts, of Officers Quaters Enfield Lock, Middlesex.
(wife of Gervase Henry Roberts) died 13th November 1926
at 132 Ordnance Road, Enfield, Middlesex.
Administration LONDON 10th March to the said Gervase Henry Roberts Factory superintendent.
Effects £62 10s
|Gervase Henry Roberts,
of Boathythe, Northam Devonshire.
Died 15th February 1944.
Probate:- Exeter, 4th July to George william pearson Roberts, civil servant and Elsie Roberts wife of the said George william pearson Roberts.
Effects:- £24,253,2s 9d
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