Hambleton, Florence Edith

Birth Name Hambleton, Florence Edith
Gramps ID I0136
Gender female
Age at Death 59 years, 2 months, 20 days


Event Date Place Description Notes Sources
Birth [E5002] 25 September 1894 Avenell Road, Islington, London  
Death [E5003] 15 December 1953 Southend-on-sea, Essex  


Relation to main person Name Relation within this family (if not by birth)
Father Hambleton, Henry James [I1361]
Mother Wymer, Alice Sarah [I1360]
    Brother     Hambleton, Arthur Henry [I1362]
    Brother     Hambleton, Walter Edwin [I1364]
         Hambleton, Florence Edith [I0136]


    Family of Waskett, William and Hambleton, Florence Edith [F0126]
Married Husband Waskett, William [I0299]
Event Date Place Description Notes Sources
Marriage [E5482] 26 July 1922 St. Anthony of Padua, Stratford, London  
  1. Waskett, Edna Florence Patricia Mary [I0323]
  2. Waskett, Arthur Henry J [I0353]


Florence, in the Census 1901, was resident at 70 Regina Road, Islington. She was known to be resident at 37 Streatfield Avenue, Barking Road, East Ham on 16th June 1909. Florence worked as a bead embroideress, mostly on orders for music hall artistes such as Marie Lloyd. She married William Waskett in 1922 and lived in Forest Gate until 1927 when they moved to Southend-on-sea, Essex. William successfully applied for the headship of Sacred Heart Primary School, Southchurch, in 1934. Evacuated with the school to Mansfield during the Second World War. Returned, with the school, to Southend mid-war. She died 1953 from a heart condition caused by a bout of rheumatic fever contracted when she was young, she had a gentle and retiring nature.


Type Value Notes Sources
RFN 633486080


  1. Hambleton, Henry James [I1361]
    1. Wymer, Alice Sarah [I1360]
      1. Hambleton, Arthur Henry [I1362]
      2. Hambleton, Florence Edith
        1. Waskett, William [I0299]
          1. Waskett, Edna Florence Patricia Mary [I0323]
          2. Waskett, Arthur Henry J [I0353]
      3. Hambleton, Walter Edwin [I1364]