John Horton

ID# 8861, b. 1871
Birth:
John Horton was born in 1871 at Birmingham, Warwickshire, England.


Marriage:
John Horton married Elizabeth Harriet Darnley, daughter of Robert Darnley and Elizabeth Stretton, about May 1899 at Kings Norton, Worcestershire, England.

John Horton appeared in the 1911 census at
20 Mount Pleasant, Bordesley, Aston, Warwickshire, England.
On 2 April 1911:-

HORTON, John Head Mar 40 Railway Porter Bham, Warwickshire
HORTON, Elizabeth Wife Mar 11 yrs* 32 - Hednesford, Staffordshire
HORTON, Gladys Dau - 10 School B Ham, Warwickshire
HORTON, John Son - 8 School Bham, Warwickshire
HORTON, Arthur Son - 6 School Bham, Warwickshire
HORTON, Ada Dau - 3 - Bham, Warwickshire
HORTON, William Son - 6 wks - Bham, Warwickshire
* 5 children born alive, 5 still living

RG number: RG14 Piece: 18190 Reference: RG14PN18190 RG78PN1100 RD385 SD2 ED1 SN282
Registration District: Aston Sub District: Bordesley
Enumeration District: 1 Parish: Aston
Address: 20 Mount Pleasant, Warwickshire.


Children of John Horton and Elizabeth Harriet Darnley

Frederick Bashford

ID# 8862, b. about July 1873
Birth:
Frederick Bashford was born about July 1873 at Kings Norton, Worcestershire, England.


Frederick Bashford was the son of Richard Bashford and Emma (?)

Military Service:
Frederick Bashford began military service in 1891
Frederick Bashford was attested into Duke Cornwalls Light Infantry in 1891, served in South Africa
Transferred to Army reserve 29.6.1898.Jined Section A under Kings Regs 19.11.98. Reverted to Sec B 29.6..1899. Rejoined Colours 9.10.1899. By 1898 he was living 4 Albert Terrace Studley St, Sparkbrook, which put him in the area when Victoria was conceived.
- Rita W, darnleydescendants@yahoogroups.com.



Note:
on 1 April 1891
Found on Find my past British Newspapers - Birmingham Daily Post 4.4.1891, King's Heath Police Court
"Stoning a Policeman. Richard Bashford (23) and Frederick Bashford(17) of Thomas Street Sparkbrook and Ewan Ellis (18) of Middleton Hall Road, King's Heath were charged with being drunk, disorderly and assaulting a policeman. Police Constable Wainwright saw the prisoners creating a disturbance in Alcester Lanes End on Wednesday. He endeavoured to quieten them and they commenced throwing stones. Witness arrested the elder Bashford and was then stoned by the others.
Richard Bashford was fined 10s and costs,or fourteen days, and the others were each sent to gaol for twenty one days with hard labour."
- Rita W, darnleydescendants@yahoogroups.com.


Military Service:
Frederick Bashford began military service on 3 July 1891
Frederick Bashford was attested into Duke Cornwalls Light Infantry in 1891, served in South Africa
Transferred to Army reserve 29.6.1898.Joined Section A under Kings Regs 19.11.98. Reverted to Sec B 29.6..1899. Rejoined Colours 9.10.1899. By 1898 he was living 4 Albert Terrace Studley St, Sparkbrook, which put him in the area when Victoria was conceived.

He may have married Annie Jane Darnley, daughter of Robert Darnley and Elizabeth Stretton, about 1900
The evidence of this marriage is currently from Victoria May Bashford's birth certificate and the 1901 census.
However, Annie Jane is shown as "Spinster" at her 1901 marriage to William Maxfield Wall & may have changed her name later to Harriet (see William Maxfield Wall's 1911 census entry).


Marriage:
Frederick Bashford married Hetty Udy on 24 August 1902 at Birmingham R.D., Warwickshire, England,
They were married according to his Army records on 24.8.1902 Birmingham Registry Office.
Witnesses: Richard Bashford & Annie Bashford.


Military Service:
Frederick Bashford began military service in 1914
Reenlisted to the AS Corps.

Frederick Bashford appeared in the 1881 census at
3 Strutley, Kings Norton, Worcestershire, England.
On 3 April 1881:-.




Frederick Bashford appeared in the 1881 census at
3 Strutley, Kings Norton, Worcestershire, England.
On 3 April 1881:-

BASHFORD, Richard Head Mar 35 Iron Planer Beed Lane (?), Worcestershire
BASHFORD, Emma Wife Mar 35 - Birmingham, Warwickshire
BASHFORD, Richard Son Sngl 13 Scholar Kings Norton, Worcestershire
BASHFORD, Alfred Son Sngl 11 Scholar Kings Norton, Worcestershire
BASHFORD, Fredk Son Sngl 6 Scholar Kings Norton, Worcestershire
BASHFORD, Charles Son Sngl 2 - Selly Oak, Worcestershire
BASHFORD, Mary A Dau Sngl 1 - Kings Norton, Worcestershire

Address: 3 Strutley, Kings Norton, Worcestershire
Registration district: Kings Norton Archive reference: RG11
Piece number: 2945 Folio: 83 Page: 5.



Frederick Bashford appeared in the 1891 census at.
On 5 April 1891:-

Iron Worker in prison in Worcester
- found on Find my past British Newspapers -
Birmingham Daily Post 4.4.1891, King's Heath Police Court
"Stoning a Policeman. Richard Bashford (23) and Frederick Bashford (17) of Thomas Street Sparkbrook and Ewan Ellis (18) of
Middleton Hall Road, King's Heath were charged with being drunk, disorderly and assaulting a policeman. Police Constable
Wainwright saw the prisoners creating a disturbance in Alcester Lanes End on Wednesday. He endeavoured to quieten
them and they commenced throwing stones. Witness arrested the elder Bashford and was then stoned by the others.
Richard Bashford was fined 10s and costs,or fourteen days, and the others were each sent to gaol for twenty one days with
hard labour."



Frederick Bashford appeared in the 1911 census at
3 Back of 36 Colvil E Road, Balsall Heath, Birmingham, Worcestershire, England.
On 2 April 1911:-

BASHFORD, Frederick Head Mar 8 yrs 37 Cycle Packer Worcestershire, Kings Norton
BASHFORD, Hetty Wife Mar 36 Charwoman Cornwall, Bodmin
BASHFORD, Alfred Son - 8 - Warwickshire, Yardey
BASHFORD, Voilet (sic) Dau - 4 - Warwickshire, Aston
BASHFORD, Walter Son - 2 - Warwickshire, Aston

RG number: RG14 Piece: 17907 Reference: RG14PN17907 RG78PN1092 RD383 SD2 ED23 SN254
Registration District: Kings Norton Sub District: Balsall Heath
Enumeration District: 23 Parish: Balsall Heath
Address: 3 Back of 36 Colvil E Road, Balsall Heath, Birmingham, Worcestershire.


Child of Frederick Bashford and Annie Jane Darnley

Children of Frederick Bashford and Hetty Udy

Victoria May Bashford

ID# 8863, b. 18 May 1900
Birth:
Victoria May Bashford was born on 18 May 1900 at 267 Ladypool Road, Balsall Heath, Kings Norton R.D., Warwickshire, England,
Birth registered as "Victoria May Bashford".
'Born 18th May 1900 at 267 Ladypool Road Balsall Heath. Father Frederick Bashford, mother Annie Jane Bashford formerly Darnley. Frederick listed as a general labourer, an Army Reserve man. An Alice Beckett was present at the birth which was registered on 29.6.1900. '
from birth certificate (Rita W - darnleydescendants group.)


Victoria May Bashford was the daughter of Frederick Bashford and Annie Jane Darnley.
Victoria May Bashford appeared in the 1901 census at
3 Balsall Heath Road Littleton Place, Balsall Heath, Kings Norton, Worcestershire, England.
On 31 March 1901:-

HORTON, Elizabeth Head Mar 22 Supported By Reservists Fund Hednesford, Staffordshire
HORTON, Sylvia G Dau - 7 mo - Birmingham Balsall Heath, Worcestershire
BASHFORD, Annie Sister Mar 25 Cornice Pale Bronzer Hednesford, Staffordshire
BASHFORD, Victoria M Niece - 10 mo - Birmingham Sparkbrook, Warwickshire

RG number: RG13 Piece: 2812 Folio: 88 Page: 42
Registration District: Kings Norton Sub District: Kings Norton
Enumeration District: 71 Ecclesiastical Parish: St Paul's
Civil Parish: Balsall Heath
Address: 3, Littleton Place, Balsall Heath, Worcestershire.


Sylvia Gladys Horton

ID# 8864, b. August 1900
Sylvia Gladys Horton was also recorded as Gladys Horton.
Birth:
Sylvia Gladys Horton was born in August 1900 at Balsall Heath, Birmingham, Worcestershire, England.


Sylvia Gladys Horton was the daughter of John Horton and Elizabeth Harriet Darnley.
Sylvia Gladys Horton appeared in the 1901 census at
3 Balsall Heath Road Littleton Place, Balsall Heath, Kings Norton, Worcestershire, England.
On 31 March 1901:-

HORTON, Elizabeth Head Mar 22 Supported By Reservists Fund Hednesford, Staffordshire
HORTON, Sylvia G Dau - 7 mo - Birmingham Balsall Heath, Worcestershire
BASHFORD, Annie Sister Mar 25 Cornice Pale Bronzer Hednesford, Staffordshire
BASHFORD, Victoria M Niece - 10 mo - Birmingham Sparkbrook, Warwickshire

RG number: RG13 Piece: 2812 Folio: 88 Page: 42
Registration District: Kings Norton Sub District: Kings Norton
Enumeration District: 71 Ecclesiastical Parish: St Paul's
Civil Parish: Balsall Heath
Address: 3, Littleton Place, Balsall Heath, Worcestershire.



Sylvia Gladys Horton appeared in the 1911 census at
20 Mount Pleasant, Bordesley, Aston, Warwickshire, England.
On 2 April 1911:-

HORTON, John Head Mar 40 Railway Porter Bham, Warwickshire
HORTON, Elizabeth Wife Mar 11 yrs* 32 - Hednesford, Staffordshire
HORTON, Gladys Dau - 10 School B Ham, Warwickshire
HORTON, John Son - 8 School Bham, Warwickshire
HORTON, Arthur Son - 6 School Bham, Warwickshire
HORTON, Ada Dau - 3 - Bham, Warwickshire
HORTON, William Son - 6 wks - Bham, Warwickshire
* 5 children born alive, 5 still living

RG number: RG14 Piece: 18190 Reference: RG14PN18190 RG78PN1100 RD385 SD2 ED1 SN282
Registration District: Aston Sub District: Bordesley
Enumeration District: 1 Parish: Aston
Address: 20 Mount Pleasant, Warwickshire.


Lilian Southan

ID# 8866, b. 14 June 1888, d. about February 1978
From 13 March 1910, her married name was Darnley.
Birth:
Lilian Southan was born on 14 June 1888 at Birmingham, Warwickshire, England.


Lilian Southan was the daughter of Walter Southan and Adelaide Blanch Cumming.

Marriage:
Lilian Southan married Walter Robert Darnley, son of Robert Darnley and Elizabeth Wright, on 13 March 1910 at St. Asaph's Church, Birmingham, Warwickshire, England,
Walter Robert Darnley     25      Bachelor, Dairyman          res: 6 Wynn St.     occ: Robert Darnley, Plasterer
Lillian Southan          22      Spinster, ---          res: 6 Wynn St.     occ: Walter Southan, Piano forte Trade(?)
Both signed
Witnesses: Walter Southan & Annie Jane Coombes.


Death:
Lilian Southan died about February 1978 at Birmingham R.D., Warwickshire, England,
Indexed as Lilian Darnley, aged 89.

Lilian Southan appeared in the 1911 census at
16 Count 5 House, Benacre Street, Birmingham, Warwickshire, England.
On 2 April 1911:-

SOUTHAN, Walter Head Mar 49 Pianoforte Frame Maker Birmingham, Warwickshire
SOUTHAN, Adlaid Blanch Wife Mar 23 yrs 44 - Birmingham, Warwickshire
DARNLEY, Lillian Dau Mar 22 Umbrella Wire Maker Birmingham, Warwickshire
SOUTHAN, Florance Jessy Dau Sngl 17 Umbrella Wire Maker Birmingham, Warwickshire
SOUTHAN, Edward Walter Son - 8 School Birmingham, Warwickshire
DARNLEY, Walter Robert Grandson - 7mo - Birmingham, Warwickshire

RG number: RG14 Piece: 18122 Registration District: Birmingham
Sub District: St Martin Enumeration District: 19 Parish: Birmingham
Address: 16 Count 5 House Benacre St Birmingham, Warwickshire.



Lilian Southan appeared in the 1939 register at
120 Gorleston Road, Birmingham C.B., Warwickshire, England.
In September 1939:-

Walter R Darnley 28 Mar 1887 Male Brass Foundry Labourer Married
Lilian Darnley 14 Jun 1888 Female House Duties unpaid Married
Florence L Darnley (later Glover) 16 Jul 1916 Female Press Hand, small Brass Single
Ruby (A) Darnley (later Kimberley) 19 Jan 1920 Female Press Hand, small Brass Single
Irene Darnley (later Chapman) 05 May 1922 Female Wire Work Press Hand Single
1 more person record which is officially closed
Lilian Darnley (later Jones) 09 Jul 1929 Female At School Single.


Children of Lilian Southan and Walter Robert Darnley

Florence Lilian Darnley

ID# 8867, b. 16 July 1916
Florence Lilian Darnley was also recorded as Florrie Darnley.
From about August 1951, her married name was Glover.
Birth:
Florence Lilian Darnley was born on 16 July 1916 at Birmingham, Warwickshire, England.


Florence Lilian Darnley was the daughter of Walter Robert Darnley and Lilian Southan.

Marriage:
Florence Lilian Darnley married George H Glover about August 1951 at Bromsgrove R.D., Worcestershire, England.

Florence Lilian Darnley appeared in the 1939 register at
120 Gorleston Road, Birmingham C.B., Warwickshire, England.
In September 1939:-

Walter R Darnley 28 Mar 1887 Male Brass Foundry Labourer Married
Lilian Darnley 14 Jun 1888 Female House Duties unpaid Married
Florence L Darnley (later Glover) 16 Jul 1916 Female Press Hand, small Brass Single
Ruby (A) Darnley (later Kimberley) 19 Jan 1920 Female Press Hand, small Brass Single
Irene Darnley (later Chapman) 05 May 1922 Female Wire Work Press Hand Single
1 more person record which is officially closed
Lilian Darnley (later Jones) 09 Jul 1929 Female At School Single.


Walter Robert Darnley

ID# 8868, b. 6 August 1910, d. about November 1970
Birth:
Walter Robert Darnley was born on 6 August 1910 at Birmingham, Warwickshire, England.


Walter Robert Darnley was the son of Walter Robert Darnley and Lilian Southan.

Marriage:
Walter Robert Darnley married Florence E Jobson about November 1936 at Birmingham R.D., Warwickshire, England,
Indexed as Walter R Darnley & Florence E Jobson.


Death:
Walter Robert Darnley died about November 1970 at Birmingham, Warwickshire, England.

Walter Robert Darnley appeared in the 1911 census at
16 Count 5 House, Benacre Street, Birmingham, Warwickshire, England.
On 2 April 1911:-

SOUTHAN, Walter Head Mar 49 Pianoforte Frame Maker Birmingham, Warwickshire
SOUTHAN, Adlaid Blanch Wife Mar 23 yrs 44 - Birmingham, Warwickshire
DARNLEY, Lillian Dau Mar 22 Umbrella Wire Maker Birmingham, Warwickshire
SOUTHAN, Florance Jessy Dau Sngl 17 Umbrella Wire Maker Birmingham, Warwickshire
SOUTHAN, Edward Walter Son - 8 School Birmingham, Warwickshire
DARNLEY, Walter Robert Grandson - 7mo - Birmingham, Warwickshire

RG number: RG14 Piece: 18122 Registration District: Birmingham
Sub District: St Martin Enumeration District: 19 Parish: Birmingham
Address: 16 Count 5 House Benacre St Birmingham, Warwickshire.



Walter Robert Darnley appeared in the 1939 register at
82 Long Street, Birmingham C.B., Warwickshire, England.
In September 1939:-

Walter R Darnley 06 Aug 1910 Male Electric Fitter Heavy Worker Married
Florence Darnley 02 Oct 1914 Female Thread Roller Married
Schedule No.62.


Ruby Adelaide Darnley

ID# 8869, b. 19 January 1920, d. about May 1988
From 1946, her married name was Kimberley.
Birth:
Ruby Adelaide Darnley was born on 19 January 1920 at Birmingham, Warwickshire, England.


Ruby Adelaide Darnley was the daughter of Walter Robert Darnley and Lilian Southan.

Death:
Ruby Adelaide Darnley died about May 1988 at Birmingham R.D., Warwickshire, England.

Ruby Adelaide Darnley appeared in the 1939 register at
120 Gorleston Road, Birmingham C.B., Warwickshire, England.
In September 1939:-

Walter R Darnley 28 Mar 1887 Male Brass Foundry Labourer Married
Lilian Darnley 14 Jun 1888 Female House Duties unpaid Married
Florence L Darnley (later Glover) 16 Jul 1916 Female Press Hand, small Brass Single
Ruby (A) Darnley (later Kimberley) 19 Jan 1920 Female Press Hand, small Brass Single
Irene Darnley (later Chapman) 05 May 1922 Female Wire Work Press Hand Single
1 more person record which is officially closed
Lilian Darnley (later Jones) 09 Jul 1929 Female At School Single.


Lilian Darnley

ID# 8870, b. 9 July 1929, d. about November 2005
Lilian Darnley was also recorded as Lily Darnley.
From 1952, her married name was Jones.
Birth:
Lilian Darnley was born on 9 July 1929 at Birmingham, Warwickshire, England.


Lilian Darnley was the daughter of Walter Robert Darnley and Lilian Southan.

Death:
Lilian Darnley died about November 2005 at Birmingham R.D., Warwickshire, England.

Lilian Darnley appeared in the 1939 register at
120 Gorleston Road, Birmingham C.B., Warwickshire, England.
In September 1939:-

Walter R Darnley 28 Mar 1887 Male Brass Foundry Labourer Married
Lilian Darnley 14 Jun 1888 Female House Duties unpaid Married
Florence L Darnley (later Glover) 16 Jul 1916 Female Press Hand, small Brass Single
Ruby (A) Darnley (later Kimberley) 19 Jan 1920 Female Press Hand, small Brass Single
Irene Darnley (later Chapman) 05 May 1922 Female Wire Work Press Hand Single
1 more person record which is officially closed
Lilian Darnley (later Jones) 09 Jul 1929 Female At School Single.