Children of Percy & Mary Ann West

wessts-1930

~1930?, since Donald looks about 9. Mary Ann West, née Martin, on the left, with children Phyllis, Jess and Donald (possibly)

1. Maude Winifred West Lewisham Dec 1896- 1924

1916. Maude W West marries John William Smith Mile End Mar 1916 . Image of m.c. on Ancestry. He a widower, 24, licensed victualler, she 19, father Percy Edwin West, traveller. Both addresses 27 Russell Street Stepney

They might have had the following children: Wilfred CE Smith 1916 ; Walter H Smith 1918; Winifred E Smith 1920; Norman A/Collie Smith 1924- all these born West Ham - but far too many Smith-West births for any certainty!!

2. Herbert James West Lambeth Dec 1898 - 1977

A Herbert J West married an Eva D Wise Banbury Jun 1923 . Maybe Kathleen P H West born Barnet Jun 1926 &/ Barry RWest1933 & Janet F West 1937 Dartford

1939 Register. 65 Ruscote Ave, Banbury

Herbert J West 24 Oct 1898 Male Sheet Mill Worker N A C Married 282 1
Eva D West 18 Jun 1902 Female Unpaid Domestic Work Married 282

 

3. Mabel Gertrude West Camberwell Mar 1901 -1994

A Mabel G West married Harold V Rackham West Ham Mar 1923. Maybe Hilda Rackham Hackney Mar 1924 & Anthony E Rackham Romford Sep 1929

4. Jessie Ethel West Camberwell Dec .Born 20/9/1903 1903 - 1974 A Jessie E West married George O Bryers Bethnal Green Sep 1928

5. Marguerite West 28/12/1905 Southwark Jan 1906 - 1987

6. Frank Harold West Camberwell Jun. Born 11/5/1907. 1907- 1995

Frank H West married Doris C Adams West Ham Sep 1928. Maybe Rose 1934, Pauline 1937??

1939 Register. 50a Hale End Road, Walthamstow

Frank H West 11 May 1907 Male Milk Roundsman (Heavy Worker) Married 196 1
Doris C West 09 Aug 1908 Female Unpaid Domestic Duties Heavy Worker Married

 

7. Phyllis Mary West . Born 28/10/09 West Ham Dec 1909 - 2000

phyllis-children

From left: Sarah, Aunt Phyllis, Sue Connolly, nee Hall, & Anna, in Epping Forest. 21/9/1991

 

 

8. George Charles D West Born 21/6/1912 West Ham Sep 1912- 1979 Jun Waltham Forest

He married Hilda Mary Myers West Ham Mar 1935. They had David West Romford Sep 1935, Helen West Romford Mar 1937 & Janet West Spilsby Sep 1941 . Janet [Linton, husband John] lives 28 Penfold Drive, Launceston

1939 Register. Living 8 Wadham Road Walthamstow. Parker Myers is his wife's father. No closed records . Found his wife Hilda 1908: Hilda M West, married, b, 17/6/1908, living Spilsby Lincs with Elizabeth & Edna Myers, both single, 1884 & 1886 and 4 closed records , but there is another married lady in the household too

George C D West 21 Jun 1912 Male Swimming Pool Attendant Married 192 2
Parker Myers 24 Mar 1880 Male Gatekeeper (Tea Warehouse) Widowed

David, left school at 16 but rose from designing door handles for Vauxhall cars to being a top executive with Opel - have just found him here:  https://opelpost.com/03/2015/the-old-hands/  (he’s the one in the navy blue sweater).  (Our families were quite close when I was a teenager, and my Mum adored David ). Press Cutting

9. Constance Beattie West West Ham Dec 1914 - 1989. She has James C D Beat as the father on her b.c. But was registered as a West! 4a 689 but also as a Beat 4a688

10. Mary Eileen Dorothy West - Dolly born 18/5/1916 West Ham Jun 1916- 1989

11. Rose Hilda West Born 4/9/1918 West Ham Dec 1918- 1999

12. Donald Arthur West West Ham Jun 1921- 1996 , born 21/2/1921, married Kathleen Marrgaret Royle on 8/10/1942 West End, Southampton . Has Paul D West 1945, Clive A West 1947 & Adrian Charles West 1951-2015.. Donald died Waltham Forest Aug 1996

Have had a reply from Rosalie West on Genes Reunited - her research done for her husband. She married, 1980, Paul D West, the 1945 son of Donald 1921-1996 . She had given all her findings to Sue many years ago

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