Arthur Edwin WELLS-GARRETT1

#20726, b. 1907
Last Edited=13 Dec 2018
     Arthur Edwin WELLS-GARRETT was born in 1907 in Southwark, London.1,2 He was the son of Arthur Edwin WELLS-GARRETT and Ellen Eliza MOSS.2
In the census of 2 April 1911 in 22 Bear Lane, Southwark, London, he was listed as aged 4 born in St George the Martyr Southwark, the son of Arthur Edwin WELLS-GARRETT.2

Sources of Information:

  1. [S2] GRO Indexes to Births. "GRO Online Index: 1907/Q1 WELLS-GARRETT, Arthur Edwin MOSS Lambeth 1d 280."
  2. [S5551] Image of the 1911 Census : RG14PN1760 RG78PN61 RD23 SD1 ED11 SN585.

Richard WELLS-GARRETT1,2

#20727, b. 1910
Last Edited=13 Dec 2018
     Richard WELLS-GARRETT was born in 1910 in Southwark, London.1,2 He was the son of Arthur Edwin WELLS-GARRETT and Ellen Eliza MOSS.1
In the census of 2 April 1911 in 22 Bear Lane, Southwark, London, he was listed as aged 9 months born in St George the Martyr Southwark, the son of Arthur Edwin WELLS-GARRETT.1

Sources of Information:

  1. [S5551] Image of the 1911 Census : RG14PN1760 RG78PN61 RD23 SD1 ED11 SN585.
  2. [S2] GRO Indexes to Births. "GRO Online Index: 1910/Q3 WELLS-GARRETT, Richard MOSS Southwark 1d 5."

Edward James WALTERS1

#20728, b. 1904
Last Edited=21 Dec 2018
     Edward James WALTERS was born in 1904.1
Edward married Ellen WELLS-GARRETT, daughter of Arthur Edwin WELLS-GARRETT and Ellen Eliza MOSS, on 1 August 1926 in St. Paul's Church, Westminster Bridge Road, Southwark, London. He was a Bachelor aged 22, a Printer residing at 9 Gerridge Street. His father was listed as James Henry Walters, a Porter. The marriage was witnessed by G H. WALTERS, and P.V. WATTS.1

Sources of Information:

  1. [S5011] Website London (LMA) Marriages & Banns 1754-1921 Name:     Ellen Wells-Garrett
    Marriage Age:     20
    Record Type:     Marriage
    Birth Date:     abt 1906
    Marriage Date:     1 Aug 1926
    Marriage Place:     St Paul, Westminster Bridge Road, Southwark, England
    Father:     Arthur Edwin Wells-Garrett
    Spouse:     Edward James Walters.

Percy Victor WATTS1,2

#20729, b. 29 June 1887, d. 1961
Last Edited=21 Dec 2018
     Percy Victor WATTS was born on 29 June 1887, in the Lambeth registration district.1,3
Percy married Lilian WELLS-GARRETT, daughter of Richard Wells GARRETT and Catherine Anne PEARSON, in 1911 in the Southwark registration district.2
He witnessed the marriage of Edward James WALTERS and his niece, Ellen WELLS-GARRETT on 1 August 1926 in St. Paul's Church, Westminster Bridge Road, Southwark, London.4
On 29 September 1939, in the 1939 National Register, Percy and his wife Lilian, were listed as living in 10 Skipton Street, Southwark, London. He was born on 29 June 1887, and his occupation was a Dental Packer. Also listed were their children Percy V., and Lilian M. There was also a redacted record, assumed to be their daughter Catherine.3
Percy died in 1961 in the Lambeth registration district.5
His wife's, Lilian, death was registered in 1966 in the Lambeth registration district.6

Children of Percy Victor WATTS and Lilian WELLS-GARRETT

Sources of Information:

  1. [S2] GRO Indexes to Births. "GRO Online Index: 1887/Q3 WATTS, Percy Victor DAWES Lambeth 1d 336."
  2. [S3] GRO Indexes to Marriages. "1911/Q4 WELLS-GARRETT, Lilian = WATTS, Percy V. Southwark 1d 295."
  3. [S5502] Website FindmyPast: 1939 Register: RG101 0510E 006.
  4. [S5011] Website London (LMA) Marriages & Banns 1754-1921 Name:     Ellen Wells-Garrett
    Marriage Age:     20
    Record Type:     Marriage
    Birth Date:     abt 1906
    Marriage Date:     1 Aug 1926
    Marriage Place:     St Paul, Westminster Bridge Road, Southwark, England
    Father:     Arthur Edwin Wells-Garrett
    Spouse:     Edward James Walters.
  5. [S4] GRO Indexes to Deaths. "1961/02 WATTS, Percy V. Lambeth 5c 1100 age 73."
  6. [S4] GRO Indexes to Deaths. "1966/Q2 WATTS, Lilian Lambeth 5d 137 age 74."
  7. [S2] GRO Indexes to Births. "GRO Online Index: 1912/Q3 WATTS, Percy Victor GARRETT Southwark 1d 105."
  8. [S2] GRO Indexes to Births. "GRO Online Index: 1915/Q2 WATTS, Arthur Alfred GARRETT Southwark 1d 50."
  9. [S2] GRO Indexes to Births. "1921/Q2 WATTS, Lilian M. GARRETT Southwark 1d70."
  10. [S2] GRO Indexes to Births. "1924/Q3 WATTS, Catherine A. WELLS-GARRETT Southwark 1d 13."

Thomas WELLS-GARRETT1

#20730, b. 16 October 1912, d. 3 December 1942
Last Edited=22 Dec 2018
Thomas Wells-Garrett (1912-1942)
     Thomas WELLS-GARRETT was born on 16 October 1912, in the Southwark registration district.1,2 He was the son of Arthur Edwin WELLS-GARRETT and Ellen Eliza MOSS.1 He was baptised on 4 January 1914 in St. Mary's Church, Lambeth, London.2
On 29 September 1939, in the 1939 National Register, Thomas was listed as living with James H. WALTERS, and Eliza A. WALTERS at 6 Banks House, Southwark, London. He was born on 16 October 1912, and his occupation was a Fitter's Mate (Heating & ?)3
Thomas married Daisy DILLON in 1941 in the Southwark registration district.4,5
Thomas was in an undated photograph, together with his wife Daisy Wells-Garrett née Dillon.6
Thomas was killed in action on 3 December 1942, fighting in World War II. At the time he was a Stoker 1st Class on HMS Penylan. His death was registered in Kingsbridge, Devon, at the age of 30.7 Thomas is commemorated in perpetuity in Section 5, Grave 173 Salcombe Cemetery, Bonfire Hill, Salcombe, Devon.8,9

Child of Thomas WELLS-GARRETT and Daisy DILLON

  • Thomas WELLS-GARRETT10

Sources of Information:

  1. [S2] GRO Indexes to Births. "GRO Online Index: 1912/Q4 GARRETT, Thomas Wells MOSS Southwark 1d 19."
  2. [S5010] Website London (LMA) Births & Baptisms 1813-1906 Name:     Thomas Wells-Garrett
    Baptism Age:     1
    Record Type:     Baptism
    Birth Date:     16 Oct 1912
    Baptism Date:     4 Jan 1914
    Baptism Place:     St Mary, Lambeth, England
    Father:     Arthur Edwin Wells-Garrett
    Mother:     Ellen Eliza Wells-Garrett.
  3. [S5502] Website FindmyPast: 1939 Register: RG101 0529B 010.
  4. [S5744] E-mail from Louise Wells-Garrett to Stuart & Teresa Pask dated 12 November 2018.
  5. [S3] GRO Indexes to Marriages. "1941/Q2 WELLS-GARRETT, Thomas = DILLON, Daisy Southwark 1d 52."
  6. [S5000] Website Ancestry Family Trees: https://www.ancestry.co.uk/mediaui-viewer/tree/56317836/…
  7. [S4] GRO Indexes to Deaths. "1942/Q4 WELLS-GARRETT, Thomas Kingsbridge 5b 286 age 30."
  8. [S8] Website Commonwealth War Graves Commission (http://www.cwgc.org) : Stoker 1st Class WELLS-GARRETT, THOMAS
    Service Number D/KX 129243
    Died 03/12/1942
    Aged 30
    H.M.S. Penylan
    Royal Navy
    Son of Arthur Eward Wells-Garrett and Ellen Wells-Garrett, of Southwark, London; husband of Daisy Wells-Garrett, of Southwark.
    Buried at SALCOMBE (BONFIRE HILL) CEMETERY
    Location: Devon, United Kingdom
    Number of casualties: 13
    Cemetery/memorial reference: Sec. 5. Grave 173.
  9. [S5] Website Miscellaneous https://www.twgpp.org/photos/41057/Wells-Garrett_T.jpg.
  10. [S2] GRO Indexes to Births. "1943/Q3 WELLS-GARRETT, Thomas DILLON Southwark 1d 8."

Daisy DILLON1

#20733
Last Edited=21 Dec 2018
     Daisy married Thomas WELLS-GARRETT, son of Arthur Edwin WELLS-GARRETT and Ellen Eliza MOSS, in 1941 in the Southwark registration district.1,2
Daisy was in a photograph.3

Child of Daisy DILLON and Thomas WELLS-GARRETT

  • Thomas WELLS-GARRETT4

Sources of Information:

  1. [S5744] E-mail from Louise Wells-Garrett to Stuart & Teresa Pask dated 12 November 2018.
  2. [S3] GRO Indexes to Marriages. "1941/Q2 WELLS-GARRETT, Thomas = DILLON, Daisy Southwark 1d 52."
  3. [S5000] Website Ancestry Family Trees: https://www.ancestry.co.uk/mediaui-viewer/tree/56317836/…
  4. [S2] GRO Indexes to Births. "1943/Q3 WELLS-GARRETT, Thomas DILLON Southwark 1d 8."

Walter Charles PREECE1

#20740, b. 28 December 1880, d. 1941
Last Edited=19 Dec 2018
     Walter Charles PREECE was born on 28 December 1880, in the Lambeth registration district.1,2
Walter married Catherine Annie GARRETT, daughter of Richard W. GARRETT and Catherine Anne PEARSON, on 2 January 1909 in Southwark Registry Office, Southwark, London. He was a Bachelor aged 28, a Printer's Packer residing at 70 Southwark Bridge Road. His father was listed as John Preece (deceased). The marriage was witnessed by R. W. GARRETT (Bride's Father), and Alfred PREECE.3
On 22 October 1909, at the time of the baptism of their daughter Catherine Winifred PREECE, Walter and Catherine lived in 170 Southwark Bridge Road, Southwark, London. Walter was a Porter.4
On 15 September 1911, at the time of the baptism of their daughter Lilian Florence PREECE, Walter and Catherine lived in 11 Skipton Street, Southwark, London. Walter was a Warehouse Porter.4
On 3 January 1913, at the time of the baptism of their son Walter Richard John PREECE, Walter and Catherine lived in 11 Skipton Street, Southwark, London. Walter was a Porter.4
On 9 September 1914, at the time of the baptism of their son Alfred Charles PREECE, Walter and Catherine lived in 11 Skipton Street, Southwark, London. Walter was a a Private, in the Royal Fusiliers.4
His wife's, Catherine, death was registered in 1922 in the Southwark registration district.5
On 29 September 1939, in the 1939 National Register, Walter was listed as living alone in 11 Circular Road, Southwark, London. He was a Widower, born on 28 December 1880, and his occupation was a Printer.2
Walter died in 1941 in the Lambeth registration district.6

Children of Walter Charles PREECE and Catherine Annie WELLS-GARRETT

Sources of Information:

  1. [S2] GRO Indexes to Births. "GRO Online Index: 1881/Q1 PREECE, Walter Charles HUNTING Lambeth 1d 354."
  2. [S5039] Website Ancestry: 1939 Register: RG101 0516D 009.
  3. [S3] GRO Indexes to Marriages. "1909/Q1 PREECE, Walter Charles = GARRETT, Catherine Annie W. Southwark 1d 155."
  4. [S5010] Website London (LMA) Births & Baptisms 1813-1906 London, England, Church of England Births and Baptisms, 1813-1917
    Name: Catherine Winifred Preece
    Baptism Age: 0
    Record Type: Baptism
    Birth Date: 7 Oct 1909
    Baptism Date: 22 Oct 1909
    Baptism Place: St George the Martyr, Southwark, England
    Father: Walter Charles Preece
    Mother: Catherine Ellen Preece.
  5. [S4] GRO Indexes to Deaths. "GRO Online Index: 1922/Q4 PREECE, Catherine Annie Southwark 1d 32 age 35."
  6. [S4] GRO Indexes to Deaths. "GRO Online Index: 1941/Q1 PREECE, Walter Charles Lambeth 1d 308 age 60."
  7. [S2] GRO Indexes to Births. "GRO Online Index: 1909/Q4 PREECE, Catherine Winifred WELLS-GARRETT Southwark 1d 37."
  8. [S5010] Website London (LMA) Births & Baptisms 1813-1906 London, England, Church of England Births and Baptisms, 1813-1917
    Name:      Lilian Florence Preece
    Baptism Age:      0
    Record Type:      Baptism
    Birth Date:      31 Aug 1911
    Baptism Date:      15 Sep 1911
    Baptism Place:      St George the Martyr, Southwark, England
    Father:      Walter Charles Preece
    Mother:      Catherine Annie Preece.
  9. [S5010] Website London (LMA) Births & Baptisms 1813-1906 London, England, Church of England Births and Baptisms, 1813-1917
    Name:      Walter Richard John Preece
    Baptism Age:      0
    Record Type:      Baptism
    Birth Date:      22 Dec 1912
    Baptism Date:      3 Jan 1913
    Baptism Place:      St George the Martyr, Southwark, England
    Father:      Walter Charles Preece
    Mother:      Catherine Ellen Preece.
  10. [S5010] Website London (LMA) Births & Baptisms 1813-1906 London, England, Church of England Births and Baptisms, 1813-1917
    Name:      Alfred Charles Preece
    Baptism Age:      0
    Record Type:      Baptism
    Birth Date:      25 Aug 1914
    Baptism Date:      9 Sep 1914
    Baptism Place:      Christ Church, Southwark, Southwark, England
    Father:      Walter Preece
    Mother:      Catherine Preece.
  11. [S2] GRO Indexes to Births. "1920/Q3 PREECE, Arthur C. GARRETT Southwark 1d 55."

Catherine Winifred PREECE1

#20741, b. 7 October 1909
Last Edited=19 Dec 2018
     Catherine Winifred PREECE was born on 7 October 1909, in the Southwark registration district.1,2 She was the daughter of Walter Charles PREECE and Catherine Annie WELLS-GARRETT.1
At the time of her baptism, she lived with her parents Walter and Catherine at 170 Southwark Bridge Road, Southwark, London.2 She was baptised on 22 October 1909 in St. George the Martyr Church, Southwark, London.2

Sources of Information:

  1. [S2] GRO Indexes to Births. "GRO Online Index: 1909/Q4 PREECE, Catherine Winifred WELLS-GARRETT Southwark 1d 37."
  2. [S5010] Website London (LMA) Births & Baptisms 1813-1906 London, England, Church of England Births and Baptisms, 1813-1917
    Name: Catherine Winifred Preece
    Baptism Age: 0
    Record Type: Baptism
    Birth Date: 7 Oct 1909
    Baptism Date: 22 Oct 1909
    Baptism Place: St George the Martyr, Southwark, England
    Father: Walter Charles Preece
    Mother: Catherine Ellen Preece.

Lilian Florence PREECE1,2

#20742, b. 31 August 1911
Last Edited=19 Dec 2018
     Lilian Florence PREECE was born on 31 August 1911, in the Southwark registration district.1,2 She was the daughter of Walter Charles PREECE and Catherine Annie WELLS-GARRETT.2
At the time of her baptism, she lived with her parents Walter and Catherine in 11 Skipton Street, Southwark, London.3 She was baptised on 15 September 1911 in St. George the Martyr Church, Southwark, London.2

Sources of Information:

  1. [S2] GRO Indexes to Births. "GRO Online Index: 1911/Q3 PREECE, Lilian Florence WELLS-GARRETT Southwark 1d 110."
  2. [S5010] Website London (LMA) Births & Baptisms 1813-1906 London, England, Church of England Births and Baptisms, 1813-1917
    Name:      Lilian Florence Preece
    Baptism Age:      0
    Record Type:      Baptism
    Birth Date:      31 Aug 1911
    Baptism Date:      15 Sep 1911
    Baptism Place:      St George the Martyr, Southwark, England
    Father:      Walter Charles Preece
    Mother:      Catherine Annie Preece.
  3. [S5010] Website London (LMA) Births & Baptisms 1813-1906 London, England, Church of England Births and Baptisms, 1813-1917
    Name: Catherine Winifred Preece
    Baptism Age: 0
    Record Type: Baptism
    Birth Date: 7 Oct 1909
    Baptism Date: 22 Oct 1909
    Baptism Place: St George the Martyr, Southwark, England
    Father: Walter Charles Preece
    Mother: Catherine Ellen Preece.

Walter Richard John PREECE1,2

#20743, b. 1912
Last Edited=19 Dec 2018
     Walter Richard John PREECE was born on 1912, in the Southwark registration district.1,2 He was the son of Walter Charles PREECE and Catherine Annie WELLS-GARRETT.2
At the time of his baptism, he lived with his parents Walter and Catherine in 11 Skipton Street, Southwark, London.3 He was baptised on 3 January 1913 in St. George the Martyr Church, Southwark, London.2

Sources of Information:

  1. [S2] GRO Indexes to Births. "GRO Online Index: 1912/Q1 PREECE, Walter Richard John WELLS-GARRETT Southwark 1d 77."
  2. [S5010] Website London (LMA) Births & Baptisms 1813-1906 London, England, Church of England Births and Baptisms, 1813-1917
    Name:      Walter Richard John Preece
    Baptism Age:      0
    Record Type:      Baptism
    Birth Date:      22 Dec 1912
    Baptism Date:      3 Jan 1913
    Baptism Place:      St George the Martyr, Southwark, England
    Father:      Walter Charles Preece
    Mother:      Catherine Ellen Preece.
  3. [S5010] Website London (LMA) Births & Baptisms 1813-1906 London, England, Church of England Births and Baptisms, 1813-1917
    Name: Catherine Winifred Preece
    Baptism Age: 0
    Record Type: Baptism
    Birth Date: 7 Oct 1909
    Baptism Date: 22 Oct 1909
    Baptism Place: St George the Martyr, Southwark, England
    Father: Walter Charles Preece
    Mother: Catherine Ellen Preece.

Alfred Charles PREECE1,2

#20744, b. 25 August 1914
Last Edited=19 Dec 2018
     Alfred Charles PREECE was born on 25 August 1914, in the Southwark registration district.1,2 He was the son of Walter Charles PREECE and Catherine Annie WELLS-GARRETT.2
At the time of his baptism, he lived with his parents Walter and Catherine in 11 Skipton Street, Southwark, London.3 He was baptised on 9 September 1914 in Christ Church, Southwark, London.2

Sources of Information:

  1. [S2] GRO Indexes to Births. "GRO Online Index: 1914/Q3 PREECE, Alfred Charles WELLS-GARRETT Southwark 1d 89."
  2. [S5010] Website London (LMA) Births & Baptisms 1813-1906 London, England, Church of England Births and Baptisms, 1813-1917
    Name:      Alfred Charles Preece
    Baptism Age:      0
    Record Type:      Baptism
    Birth Date:      25 Aug 1914
    Baptism Date:      9 Sep 1914
    Baptism Place:      Christ Church, Southwark, Southwark, England
    Father:      Walter Preece
    Mother:      Catherine Preece.
  3. [S5010] Website London (LMA) Births & Baptisms 1813-1906 London, England, Church of England Births and Baptisms, 1813-1917
    Name: Catherine Winifred Preece
    Baptism Age: 0
    Record Type: Baptism
    Birth Date: 7 Oct 1909
    Baptism Date: 22 Oct 1909
    Baptism Place: St George the Martyr, Southwark, England
    Father: Walter Charles Preece
    Mother: Catherine Ellen Preece.

Arthur C. PREECE1

#20745, b. 1920
Last Edited=19 Dec 2018
     Arthur C. PREECE's birth was registered in 1920 in the Southwark registration district.1 He was the son of Walter Charles PREECE and Catherine Annie WELLS-GARRETT.1

Sources of Information:

  1. [S2] GRO Indexes to Births. "1920/Q3 PREECE, Arthur C. GARRETT Southwark 1d 55."

Percy Victor WATTS Jnr1

#20746, b. 19 August 1912, d. 1965
Last Edited=21 Dec 2018
     Percy Victor WATTS Jnr was born on 19 August 1912, in the Southwark registration district.1,2 He was the son of Percy Victor WATTS and Lilian WELLS-GARRETT.1
Percy married Alice Maud Louisa DOSWELL in 1934 in the Southwark registration district.3
On 29 September 1939, in the 1939 National Register, Percy was living with his parents in 10 Skipton Street, Southwark, London. He was born on 19 August 1912, and was a Hat Packer.2
Percy's death was registered in 1965 in the Lambeth registration district.4

Sources of Information:

  1. [S2] GRO Indexes to Births. "GRO Online Index: 1912/Q3 WATTS, Percy Victor GARRETT Southwark 1d 105."
  2. [S5502] Website FindmyPast: 1939 Register: RG101 0510E 006.
  3. [S3] GRO Indexes to Marriages. "1934/Q4 WATTS, Percy V. = DOSWELL, Alice M.L. Southwark 1d 73."
  4. [S4] GRO Indexes to Deaths. "1965/Q2 WATTS, Percy V. Lambeth 5d 104 age 52."

Alice Maud Louisa DOSWELL1,2

#20747, b. 1912
Last Edited=21 Dec 2018
     Alice Maud Louisa DOSWELL's birth was registered in 1912 in the Shoreditch registration district.1,2
Alice married Percy Victor WATTS Jnr, son of Percy Victor WATTS and Lilian WELLS-GARRETT, in 1934 in the Southwark registration district.2

Sources of Information:

  1. [S2] GRO Indexes to Births. "GRO Online Index: 1912/Q3 DOSWELL, Alice Maud Louisa TUNR Shoreditch 1c 47."
  2. [S3] GRO Indexes to Marriages. "1934/Q4 WATTS, Percy V. = DOSWELL, Alice M.L. Southwark 1d 73."

Arthur Alfred WATTS1

#20748, b. 1915, d. 1915
Last Edited=21 Dec 2018
     Arthur Alfred WATTS's birth was registered in 1915 in the Southwark registration district.1 He was the son of Percy Victor WATTS and Lilian WELLS-GARRETT.1
Arthur died in infancy in 1915 in the Southwark registration district.2

Sources of Information:

  1. [S2] GRO Indexes to Births. "GRO Online Index: 1915/Q2 WATTS, Arthur Alfred GARRETT Southwark 1d 50."
  2. [S4] GRO Indexes to Deaths. "GRO Online Index: 1915/Q2 WATTS, Arthur Alfred Southwark 1d 65 Age 0."

Lilian M. WATTS1

#20749, b. 1 May 1921
Last Edited=21 Dec 2018
     Lilian M. WATTS was born on 1 May 1921, in the Southwark registration district.1,2 She was the daughter of Percy Victor WATTS and Lilian WELLS-GARRETT.1
On 29 September 1939, in the 1939 National Register, Lilian was living with her parents in 10 Skipton Street, Southwark, London. She was born on 1 May 1921, and was a Fancy Box Maker.2

Sources of Information:

  1. [S2] GRO Indexes to Births. "1921/Q2 WATTS, Lilian M. GARRETT Southwark 1d70."
  2. [S5502] Website FindmyPast: 1939 Register: RG101 0510E 006.

Catherine A. WATTS1

#20750, b. 1924
Last Edited=21 Dec 2018
     Catherine A. WATTS's birth was registered in 1924 in the Southwark registration district.1 She was the daughter of Percy Victor WATTS and Lilian WELLS-GARRETT.1
On 29 September 1939, in the 1939 Register, Catherine was assumed to be living with her parents in 10 Skipton Street, Southwark, London. Her entry in the Register is redacted, due to age; Also listed were their children Percy V., and Lilian M. There was also a redacted record, assumed to be their daughter Catherine.2

Sources of Information:

  1. [S2] GRO Indexes to Births. "1924/Q3 WATTS, Catherine A. WELLS-GARRETT Southwark 1d 13."
  2. [S5502] Website FindmyPast: 1939 Register: RG101 0510E 006.