Walter John Boyce

#25661, b. September 1873, d. December 1942

Individual's Timeline

Birth RegSeptember 1873Walter John Boyce1
Marriage6 August 1900Walter John Boyce2
Marr RegSeptember 1900Walter John Boyce
Marriage of DaughterSeptember 1924Emily Susan Boyce3
Death RegMarch 1938Emily Eliza Boyce
Death RegDecember 1942Walter John Boyce4

Primary events

  • Birth Reg: Walter's birth was registered in the quarter ended in September 1873 in the St Olave, Bermondsey registration district.1
  • Marriage: He married Emily Eliza Airey, daughter of Walter Charles (George) Airey and Emily Sarah Gosden, on Monday, 6 August 1900 in St Mary Magdalen Church, Peckham, Greater London, England, when they were 30 years and 2 months ~&~ 26 years and 11 months old. They were first cousins.2
  • Marr Reg: The marriage of Walter and Emily Eliza Airey was registered in the quarter ended September 1900 in the London City registration district. They were first cousins.
  • Marriage of Daughter: His child Emily Susan Boyce was married in September 1924 in Regsitration District of, Lewisham, London, Greater London, England.3
  • (Widow) Death Reg: By the death of Emily Eliza Boyce, Walter John became a widower in the quarter ended March 1938. He was 64 years and 6 months at the time; aged 67.
  • Death Reg: Walter's death was registered in the quarter ended in December 1942 in the Lewisham, London registration district, aged 69. (His age calculates to 69 years and 3 months).4

Secondary circumstances

Census details

Children of Walter John Boyce and Emily Eliza Airey


  1. Free UK BDM index from 1837, online, Boyce, Walter John in St. Olave 1d/190.
  2. Website ( "Name:      Emily Eliza Airey
    Estimated Birth Year:      abt 1871
    Age:      29
    Spouse:      Walter John Boyce
    Spouse Age:      26
    Record Type:      Marriage
    Event Date:      6 Aug 1900
    Parish:      St Mary Magdalene, Peckham
    Borough:      Southwark
    Father Name:      Walter Charles Airey
    Spouse Father:      William Boyce
    Register Type:      Parish Register

    Source Citation

    London Metropolitan Archives, Saint Mary Magdalene, Peckham, Register of marriages, P73/MMG, Item 019
    Source Information London, England, Marriages and Banns, 1754-1921 [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Operations, Inc., 2010.

    Original data: Church of England Parish Registers, 1754-1921. London Metropolitan Archives, London."
  3. Website ( "
    First name(s)     EMILY S
    Last name     BOYCE
    Marriage quarter     3
    Marriage year     1924
    Registration month     -
    MarriageFinder™     EMILY S BOYCE married
    John W Andrews
    Spouse's last name     Andrews
    District     Lewisham
    District number     -
    County     London
    Country     England
    Volume     1D
    Page     2564
    Record set     England & Wales Marriages 1837-2005
    Category     Life Events (BDMs)
    Subcategory     Marriages & divorces
    Collections from     United Kingdom, England."
  4. Find my past web sites, online or, Civil Registration event: Death
    Name:      BOYCE, Walter J
    Registration district:      Lewisham
    County:      London
    Year of registration:      1942
    Quarter of registration:      Oct-Nov-Dec
    Age at death:      69
    Volume no:      1D
    Page no:      719.