Bernard Francis Ayers1

#14767, b. June 1913, d. 1995

Individual's Timeline

BirthJune 1913Bernard Francis Ayers1
19391939Bernard Francis Ayers2
Marriage1944Bernard Francis Ayers3
Death1995Bernard Francis Ayers1

Primary events

Secondary circumstances

  • Name Variation: He was also known as Bernard Francis Ayers Fish.1

Census details

Some aspects of Bernard Francis Ayers's life. Gleaned from his wife's obit 2010 - Bernard was a Salvation Army Officer but had resigned to join the RAAF. He met another Salvation army Officer (Cathy BURR) in India, and they married in Bombay 1944. He and Cathy were reaccepted into officership with the Salvos and returned to England (Coventry in 1946, not the place to be I would think!!)

In 1947 They were sent to West Indies, then were in brisbane by 1953.

Their 4 children were bonr in India, Coventry, Trindad and Brisbane.

Research Notes

  • Research note 01: Bernard was a theology student in 1939, in a place where there were a few students, and a few Salvation army Officers..

Family of Bernard Francis Ayers and Catherine Mary Burr


  1. Letter, Shelly to Shirley Elrick, 2001.
  2. Find my past web sites, online or, Household (1 Person) 115 Mount Pleasant , Liverpool C.B., Lancashire, England

         First name(s)      Last name(s)      DOB      Sex      Occupation      Marital status      Schedule      Schedule Sub Number      
         Bernard F      Ayers      05 Mar 1913      Male      Theological Student      Single      15      2      

    Ref: RG101/4328E/001/43 Letter Code:.
  3. Find my past web sites, online or, First name(s)      Bernard Francis
    Last name      Ayers
    Marriage year      1944
    Marriage date      1944
    Spouse's first name      Catherine Mary
    Spouse's last name      Burr
    Place      -
    Presidency      Bombay
    Groom's age      30
    Bride's age      27
    Groom's father's first name      -
    Groom's father's last name      -
    Bride's father's first name      -
    Bride's father's last name      -
    Catalogue description      Parish register transcripts from the Presidency of Bombay, 1709-1948, :
    Archive reference      N-3-171
    Folio number      147
    Entry number      1
    Record set      British India Office marriages
    Category      Life Events (BDMs)
    Subcategory      Marriages & divorces
    Collections from      United Kingdom.