Edith Mary Chittock1

#31559, b. 1 September 1863, d. 1926

Individual's Timeline

Birth1 September 1863Edith Mary Chittock1
Christening28 October 1863Edith Mary Chittock1
Birth RegDecember 1863Edith Mary Chittock2
Marriage19 April 1898Thomas William Phipps3
Death Reg1926Edith Mary Chittock4
Death30 December 1926Edith Mary Chittock5
Probate16 May 1927Edith Mary Chittock

Primary events

  • Birth: Edith Mary Chittock was born on 1 September 1863 in Liberty of the Town Close, Norwich, Norfolk, England.1
  • Christening: She was christened on 28 October 1863 in St Stephen's, Norwich, Norfolk, England.1
  • Birth Reg: Edith's birth was registered in the quarter ended in December 1863 in the Norwich registration district.2
  • (Witness) Marriage: She witnessed the marriage of Thomas William Phipps and Alice Maud Chittock on 19 April 1898 in St Andrew's, Thorpe St Andrew, Norfolk, England; Both were single. Other Witnesses: J B FORRESTER; F. A. C. REDDEN; G. C. CHITTOCK; Mabel CHITTOCK. Groom's Father Deceased. After Banns.3
  • Death Reg: Edith's death was registered in the quarter ended in 1926 in the Norwich registration district, aged 63. (Her age calculates to 62 years).4
  • Death: Edith died on 30 December 1926 in Norwich, Norfolk, England, (Aged 63 years, 3 months and 29 days, worked back from recorded birth date).5
  • Probate: Her estate was probated on 16 May 1927. Aubery Thorn Chittock and Gilbert Carsey Chittock were the administrators and/or the beneficiaries. Edith Mary of Eaton Grange Unthank Road Norwich spinster died 20th December 1926 Administration granted to Gilbert Carsey CHITTOCK and Aubrey Thorn CHITTOCK solicitors. Effects over £8,546.

Secondary circumstances

  • reasoning: Assume she was still single in 1898 when she was a witness at her sister's wedding.
  • Occupation: Edith was Miss E M CHITTOCK the principal of the Easton Grange Day and Boarding school for girls in 378 Unthank Road, Norwich, in 1916.6
  • Residence: In 1912 Edith Mary lived in 8 Matlock Road, Norwich, Norfolk, England. Kelly's directory. Shown as Miss so is still single.

Census details


  1. Free parish registers, online http://www.freereg.org.uk, Norfolk
    Place     Norwich
    Church     St. Stephens
    RegisterNumber     492
    DateOfBirth     01 Sep 1863
    BaptismDate     28 Oct 1863
    Forename     Edith Mary
    Sex     -
    FatherForename     John Carsey
    MotherForename     Rachel Frances
    FatherSurname     CHITTOCK
    Abode     Liberty Of The Town Close
    FatherOccupation     Solicitor
    FileNumber     3367.
  2. Free UK BDM index from 1837, online http://freebmd.rootsweb.com, CHITTOCK      Edith Mary            Norwich      4b     140.
  3. Free parish registers, online http://www.freereg.org.uk, Norfolk
    Place     Thorpe St Andrew
    Church     St Andrew
    RegisterNumber     221
    MarriageDate     19 Apr 1898
    GroomForename     Thomas William
    GroomSurname     PHIPPS
    GroomAge     53
    GroomParish     Thorpe
    GroomCondition     Bachelor
    GroomOccupation     Gentleman
    BrideForename     Alice Maud
    BrideSurname     CHITTOCK
    BrideAge     29
    BrideParish     Thorpe
    BrideCondition     Spinster
    BrideOccupation     -
    GroomFatherForename     Thomas
    GroomFatherSurname     PHIPPS
    GroomFatherOccupation     Secretary
    BrideFatherForename     John Carsey
    BrideFatherSurname     CHITTOCK
    BrideFatherOccupation     Solicitor
    WitnessOneForename     J C
    WitnessOneSurname     CHITTOCK
    WitnessTwoForename     Edith M
    WitnessTwoSurname     CHITTOCK
    Notes     Other Witnesses: J B FORRESTER; F. A. C. REDDEN; G. C. CHITTOCK; Mabel CHITTOCK. Groom's Father Deceased. After Banns
    FileNumber     5862.
  4. Free UK BDM index from 1837, online http://freebmd.rootsweb.com,      Edith M Chittock
    Death Registration Month/Year:      1926
    Age at death (estimated):      63
    Registration district:      Norwich
    Inferred County:      Norfolk
    Volume:      4b
    Page:      185.
  5. Website Probate Calendar (Index of Wills and Administrations),1861-1941 (http://search.ancestry.com.au) "Name:      Edith Mary Chittock
    Probate Date:      16 May 1927
    Death Date:      30 Dec 1926
    Death Place:      Norwich, Norfolk, England
    Registry:      Norwich."
  6. Unknown compiler, 1916 Kelly's Directory of Norfolk.