Hannah THOMAS

#1757, b. between 1852 and 1854
Last Edited=9 Mar 2012
     Hannah THOMAS was born between 1852 and 1854 in St. Peters, Carmarthen, Carmarthenshire.1,2,3,4 She was the daughter of David THOMAS and Margaret THOMAS née ?5,3 In the census of 7 April 1861 at Lammas Street, St. Peter, Carmarthen, Carmarthenshire, she was listed as "Annah", aged 7 born in Carmarthen, the daughter of David THOMAS.6,7 In the census of 2 April 1871 at Knights Buildings, Carmarthen, Carmarthenshire, she was listed as aged 17 born in Carmarthen, the daughter of David THOMAS.2 Hannah married Cornelius REES, son of David REES and Mary RICHARDS, on 23 December 1880 at The Register Office, Carmarthen, Carmarthenshire. She was a Spinster aged 26, residing at 43 Saint Catherine Street, Carmarthen. Her father was listed as David THOMAS, a Carpenter. Witnessed by Thomas MORRIS and John PALMER.5 In the census of 5 April 1881 at 39 St. Catherine Street, Carmarthen, Carmarthenshire, she was listed as aged 28 born in Carmarthen, the wife of Cornelius REES; a Labourer, living with his wife Hannah.3
In 1882, Hannah and Cornelius lived at 39 St. Catherine Street, Carmarthen, Carmarthenshire.8
Hannah THOMAS was the informant of the birth of David John REES on 29 May 1882 at 39 St. Catherine Street, Carmarthen, Carmarthenshire.4,8,9
Hannah THOMAS was the informant of the birth of William Henry REES on 7 February 1884 at 39 St. Catherine Street, Carmarthen, Carmarthenshire.4,10,11,12 At the time of the birth of their daughter Margaret, on 16 July 1887, Hannah and Cornelius lived at 39 Catherine Street, Carmarthen, Carmarthenshire.13 In the census of 5 April 1891 at 20 Mill Street, Carmarthen, Carmarthenshire, she was listed as 40 years old, the wife of Cornelius REES; a General Labourer, living in one room with his wife Hannah, and children Dd. John., Wm Hy., Margt., and Sarah. Cornelius and his children were recorded as speaking both Welsh and English, however his wife Hannah spoke only Welsh.4 In the census of 31 March 1901 at 13 Deri Terrace, Tylorstown, Ferndale, Glamorganshire, she was listed as aged 48 born in Carmarthen, the wife of Cornelius REES; an underground Colliery labourer, living with his wife Hannah, and children Henry, Sarah, and "Maggie". The family all spoke Welsh and English.14 In the census of 2 April 1911 at 26 Mill Street, Carmarthen, Carmarthenshire, she was listed as aged 58 born in Carmarthen, married 33 years with 4 children 3 living 1 dead, the wife of Cornelius REES; a Coalminer (Hewer), living with his wife Hannah, and children Henry, and Sarah, The family all spoke both Welsh and English.15 Her husband, Cornelius, was buried on 10 January 1929 at St. David's, Carmarthen, Carmarthenshire, at age 69.16

Children of Hannah THOMAS and Cornelius REES

Sources of Information:

  1. [S155] Copy marriage certificate of Cornelius Rees and Anna Thomas (23 December 1880) . "age at time of marriage stated as 26 years." Click to view certificate
  2. [S705] Image of the 1871 census for Knights Buildings, Carmarthen, Carmarthenshire: RG10 Piece 5498 Folio 84-5 Page 8-9.
  3. [S693] Image of the 1881 census for 39 St. Catherine Street, Carmarthen, Carmarthenshire: RG11 Piece 5398 Folio 37 Page 26.
  4. [S690] Image of the 1891 census for 20 Mill Street, St. Peters, Carmarthen, Carmarthenshire: RG12 Piece 4517 Folio 111 Page 21.
  5. [S155] Copy marriage certificate of Cornelius Rees and Anna Thomas (23 December 1880). Click to view certificate
  6. [S817] Image of the 1861 census for Lammas Street, St. Peter, Carmarthen, Carmarthenshire: RG9 Piece 4140 Folio 46 Page 14.
  7. [S815] E-mail from Diana Davies to Teresa Pask dated 17 July 2008.
  8. [S205] Copy birth certificate of David John Rees (29 May 1882). Click to view certificate
  9. [S2] GRO Indexes to Births "1882/Q2 Carmarthen 11a 898."
  10. [S206] Copy birth certificate of William Henry Rees (7 February 1884). Click to view certificate
  11. [S2] GRO Indexes to Births "1884/Q1 Carmarthen 11a 871."
  12. [S1051] Website Find My Past - Parish Records Collection (http://www.findmypast.com) Parish Record Collection - Baptism Record
    Forenames: William Henry
    Surname: Rees
    Baptism Year: 1887
    Baptism Month: Sep
    Baptism Day: 28
    Place: Carmarthen, St David
    County: Carmarthenshire
    Birth Year: 1884
    Birth Month: February
    Birth Day:
    Fathers Forenames: Cornelius
    Mothers Forenames: Hannah
    Page: 5
    Record source: Carmarthen baptisms
    Data provider: Welsh Archive Services / Gwasanaethau Archifau Cymru.
  13. [S902] Copy birth certificate of Margaret Jane Rees (16 July 1887). Click to view the birth certificate
  14. [S698] Image of the 1901 census for 13 Deri Street, Tylorstown with Ferndale, Ystradyfodwg, Glamorganshire: RG13 Piece 5019 Folio 93 Page 25.
  15. [S901] Image of the 1911 census for 26 Mill Street, Carmarthen, Carmarthenshire: RG14 Piece 33040 Schedule 87.
  16. [S1051] Website Find My Past - Parish Records Collection (http://www.findmypast.com) Parish Record Collection - Burial Record
    Last name: Rees
    First Name: Cornelius
    County: Carmarthenshire
    Place / Parish:
    Carmarthen, St David
    Age: 69
    Burial Year: 1929
    Burial Month: Jan
    Burial Day: 10
    Page: 22
    Record source: Carmarthen burials - Transcripts
    Data provider: Welsh Archive Services / Gwasanaethau Archifau Cymru.
  17. [S1051] Website Find My Past - Parish Records Collection (http://www.findmypast.com) Parish Record Collection - Baptism Record
    Forenames: Margaret Jane
    Surname: Rees
    Baptism Year: 1887
    Baptism Month: Sep
    Baptism Day: 28
    Place: Carmarthen, St David
    County: Carmarthenshire
    Birth Year: 1887
    Birth Month: Jul
    Birth Day: 16
    Fathers Forenames: Cornelius
    Mothers Forenames: Hannah
    Page: 5
    Record source: Carmarthen baptisms
    Data provider: Welsh Archive Services / Gwasanaethau Archifau Cymru.

Bessie Ethel URIDGE1,2

#1758, b. 16 January 1922, d. 7 March 1959
Last Edited=22 May 2017
     Bessie Ethel URIDGE was born on 16 January 1922 in Fresno, Fresno County, California, USA.3,4,5,2 She was the daughter of Walter James URIDGE and Gladys M. MASON.3,4,1
Bessie married Arthur S. GOEDDEL in 1940.1,6,3,4
Her husband, Arthur, died on 7 November 1946 in Fresno, Fresno County, California, USA, at the age of 27.1,4,7
Bessie married Kenneth A. JACKSON in 1948.1
Bessie died on 7 March 1959 in 1666 West Roberts, Fresno, Fresno County, California, USA, at the age of 37.1,3,4,2
Her obituary was detailed in the Fresno Bee, Fresno, Fresno County, California, USA on 8 March 1959, it read:
Mrs Bessie JACKSON - Funeral services will be held tomorrow for Mrs. Bessie Ethel JACKSON, 37, who died yesterday in her home at 1666 West Roberts after a year's illness. The services will start at 10:30 am in the Tinkler Mission Chapel with the Rev. George Turney of the St Columbia's Episcopal Church officiating. Cremation will follow. Mrs Jackson was a native of Fresno. She graduated from Roosevelt High School, attending Fresno State College and worked for the telephone company before her marriage. The survivors are her husband, Kenneth; two daughters Patricia Ann and Mary Louise; her father, Walter J URIDGE of Sanger and a brother Robert G. URIDGE of Fresno.1

Her body was cremated on 10 March 1959 in the Chapel of the Light Columbarium, Fresno, Fresno County, California, USA.8,1

Children of Bessie Ethel URIDGE and Arthur S. GOEDDEL

  • Patricia Ann GOEDDEL6
  • Mary Louise GOEDDEL9

Sources of Information:

  1. [S49] E-mail from Mary Del Carlo to Teresa Pask dated 12 July, 2000.
  2. [S1004] Website Ancestry California Death Index 1940-1997 (http://www.ancestry.com) Bessie Ethel Jackson [Bessie Ethel Uridge] 7 Mar 1959 Fresno 16 Jan 1 922 California Mason.
  3. [S108] Website Glen E. Carter World Connect (http://worldconnect.rootsweb.com) searched October 20, 2001.
  4. [S391] Patricia Haun Family Tree compiled by Patricia Haun dated 13 March 2002.
  5. [S1003] Website Ancestry California Birth Index 1905-1995 (http://www.ancestry.com) Bessie E Uridge 16 Jan 1922 Female Mason Fresno.
  6. [S60] E-mail from Pat Markarian to Teresa Pask dated 10 July, 2000.
  7. [S1004] Website Ancestry California Death Index 1940-1997 (http://www.ancestry.com) Arthur S Goeddel Social Security #: 0 Sex: MALE Birth Date: 20 Jan 1919 Birthplace: California Death Date: 7 Nov 1946 Death Place: Fresno Mother's Maiden Name: Shepherd Father's Surname: Goeddel.
  8. [S952] Website Find A Grave (http://www.findagrave.com) Find A Grave Memorial# 103944052.
  9. [S49] E-mail from Mary Del Carlo to Teresa Pask dated 15 June, 2000.

Gladys M. MASON1,2

#1759, b. 1896, d. 25 March 1931
Last Edited=23 May 2017
     Gladys M. MASON was born on 1896 in California, USA. Her parents were Clarence Elmund MASON (1875-1964), and Bessie E. MASON.3,4
Gladys married Walter James URIDGE, son of Walter George URIDGE and Ethel MOTT, in 1921.1,5
Gladys died on 25 March 1931 in Fresno, Fresno County, California, USA. She had not been feeling well for some time, so decided to get her hair done to see if that would perk her up. Later that afternoon, her husband was summoned to go and pick his wife up at a particular address. The address was the city morgue. It was determined that the cause of death was kidney failure. She had been a Christian Scientist and unfortunately did not see medical doctors too often.1,5,2

Children of Gladys M. MASON and Walter James URIDGE

Sources of Information:

  1. [S49] E-mail from Mary Del Carlo to Teresa Pask dated 12 July, 2000.
  2. [S1001] Website Ancestry US Records (http://www.ancestry.com) Ancestry.com. California, Death Index, 1905-1939 [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2013.
    Name:      Gladys M Uridge
    Birth Year:      abt 1897
    Death Date:      25 Mar 1931
    Age at Death:      34
    Death Place:      Fresno, California, USA.
  3. [S952] Website Find A Grave (http://www.findagrave.com) Find A Grave Memorial# 103777662.
  4. [S1014] Image of the 1910 census : Year: 1910; Census Place: Callahan, Siskiyou, California; Roll: T624_108; Page: 3B; Enumeration District: 0106; FHL microfilm: 1374121.
  5. [S391] Patricia Haun Family Tree compiled by Patricia Haun dated 13 March 2002.
  6. [S108] Website Glen E. Carter World Connect (http://worldconnect.rootsweb.com) searched October 20, 2001.
  7. [S1003] Website Ancestry California Birth Index 1905-1995 (http://www.ancestry.com) Mary Gladys Uridge 16 Apr 1925 Female Macmason.

Florence Eleanore URIDGE1,2

#1763, b. 17 September 1935
Last Edited=11 Jul 2010
     Florence Eleanore URIDGE was born on 17 September 1935 in Fresno, Fresno County, California, USA.2 She was the daughter of Harold Gibbons URIDGE and Violet Ceccelia OLSSON.1,2
Florence married Lee Chase BAILEY in 1956.3 They were later divorced.4

Children of Florence Eleanore URIDGE and Lee Chase BAILEY

  • Lee Chase BAILEY4,1,5
  • Kirk Edward BAILEY4,1,5

Sources of Information:

  1. [S391] Patricia Haun Family Tree compiled by Patricia Haun dated 13 March 2002.
  2. [S1003] Website Ancestry California Birth Index 1905-1995 (http://www.ancestry.com) Florence Eleanore Uridge 17 Sep 1935 Female Olson Fresno.
  3. [S391] Patricia Haun Family Tree compiled by Patricia Haun dated 3 July 2010.
  4. [S20] Website Miscellaneous (www.familytreemaker.com/users/s/t/e/Ernest-H-Stenger 27 July 2000).
  5. [S1003] Website Ancestry California Birth Index 1905-1995 (http://www.ancestry.com) Kirk E Bailey 23 Jun 1959 Male Uridge Tulare.

Violet Ceccelia OLSSON1

#1764, b. 28 August 1908, d. 1 November 1987
Last Edited=23 May 2017
     Violet Ceccelia OLSSON was born on 28 August 1908 in Selma, Fresno County, California, USA.1,2 She was the daughter of Janne OLSON and Anna Maria Bertina JOHANSON.1
Violet married Harold Gibbons URIDGE, son of Walter George URIDGE and Margaret Elizabeth NOCK, in 1928.3,4
Her husband, Harold, died on 14 January 1972 in Selma, Fresno County, California, USA, at the age of 71.5,4,6
Violet died on 1 November 1987 in Fresno, Fresno County, California, USA, at the age of 79.1 She was buried at Kingsburg Cemetery, Kingsburg, Fresno County, California, USA.2

Children of Violet Ceccelia OLSSON and Harold Gibbons URIDGE

Sources of Information:

  1. [S1004] Website Ancestry California Death Index 1940-1997 (http://www.ancestry.com) Violet C Uridge
    [Violet C Olson] Social Security #: 570121610 Sex: FEMALE Birth Date: 28 Aug 1908 Birthplace: California Death Date: 2 Nov 1987 Death Place: Fresno Mother's Maiden Name: Johnson Father's Surname: Olson.
  2. [S952] Website Find A Grave (http://www.findagrave.com) Find A Grave Memorial# 70959848.
  3. [S20] Website Miscellaneous (www.pedigree.ancestry.com 17 May 2000).
  4. [S391] Patricia Haun Family Tree compiled by Patricia Haun dated 13 March 2002.
  5. [S49] E-mail from Mary Del Carlo to Teresa Pask dated June 20, 2000.
  6. [S1004] Website Ancestry California Death Index 1940-1997 (http://www.ancestry.com) Harold G Uridge Social Security #: 570121610 Sex: MALE Birth Date: 23 Aug 1901 Birthplace: California Death Date: 14 Jan 1972 Death Place: Fresno.
  7. [S1003] Website Ancestry California Birth Index 1905-1995 (http://www.ancestry.com) Gladys Dorothy Uridge 24 Aug 1934 Female Olson Fresno.
  8. [S1003] Website Ancestry California Birth Index 1905-1995 (http://www.ancestry.com) Florence Eleanore Uridge 17 Sep 1935 Female Olson Fresno.

Stella Elizabeth HANSEN1,2

#1769, b. 7 February 1901, d. 22 February 1995
Last Edited=22 May 2017
     Stella Elizabeth HANSEN was born on 7 February 1901 in California, USA.3,4
Stella married Clifford Henry URIDGE, son of Henry John URIDGE and Mary Ann BRITTAIN, in 1921 in California, USA.4
In the census of 1 April 1930 at Eight Avenue, Oakland, Alameda County, California, USA, she was listed as aged 30 born in California, the wife of Clifford H. URIDGE (a Manager of a Ladies' Ready to Wear store, living with his wife Stella, and their infant daughter Jean.)4
In the census of 1 April 1940 at Van Dyke Avenue, Oakland, Alameda County, California, USA, she was listed as aged 40 born in California, the wife of Clifford Henry URIDGE (selling Merchandising Wearing Apparel in a Departmental Store, living with his wife Stella, and their daughter Jean.)5
She was listed as the Next of Kin for her husband, Clifford Henry URIDGE, when he completed a World War II Draft Registration Card on 1942. It gave her address as 2101 Park Boulevard, Oakland, Alameda County, California, USA.6
Stella died on 22 February 1995 in Contra Costa County, California, USA, at the age of 94.3

Child of Stella Elizabeth HANSEN and Clifford Henry URIDGE

Child of Stella Elizabeth HANSEN

  • Jean Elizabeth URIDGE1

Sources of Information:

  1. [S20] Website Miscellaneous (www.userdb.rootsweb.com/ca/birth).
  2. [S20] Website Miscellaneous (www.userdb.rootsweb.com/ca/death).
  3. [S1004] Website Ancestry California Death Index 1940-1997 (http://www.ancestry.com) Stella Elizabeth Uridge
    [Stella Elizabeth Hansen] Social Security #: 547187432 Sex: FEMALE Birth Date: 7 Feb 1901 Birthplace: California Death Date: 22 Feb 1995 Death Place: Contra Costa Mother's Maiden Name: Hansen Father's Surname: Hansen.
  4. [S1016] Image of the 1930 census : Year: 1930; Census Place: Oakland, Alameda, California; Roll: 105; Page: 18A; Enumeration District: 0103; Image: 106.0; FHL microfilm: 2339840.
  5. [S1017] Image of the 1940 census : Year: 1940; Census Place: Oakland, Alameda, California; Roll: T627_434; Page: 3A; Enumeration District: 61-180.
  6. [S1010] Website Ancestry US Census (http://www.ancestry.com) Ancestry.com. U.S., World War II Draft Registration Cards, 1942 [database on-line]. Lehi, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2010.
    Name:      Clifford Henry Uridge
    Gender:      Male
    Race:      White
    Residence Age:      45
    Birth Date:      6 Jan 1897
    Birth Place:      England, England
    Residence Date:      1942
    Residence Place:      Alameda, California, USA.

Alice May QUINT1

#1771, b. 27 July 1869, d. 4 November 1944
Last Edited=17 Jul 2011
     Alice May QUINT was born on 27 July 1869 in Tunbridge Wells, Kent.2,3,4,1 She was the daughter of Jonathan QUINT and Emily Jane SKINNER.5,6 In the census of 2 April 1871 at Quarry Cottage, Quarry Road, Tunbridge Wells, Kent, she was listed as aged 1 born in Tunbridge Wells, the daughter of Jonathan QUINT.4
Alice immigrated to Fresno, Fresno County, California, USA, and naturalized in 1907.2
Alice married Albert Willsher URIDGE, son of Henry URIDGE and Adeline LIPSCOMB, circa 1908.2
In the census of 1910 at Township 4, Fresno County, California, USA, she was listed as aged 36 born in England, the wife of Albert W. URIDGE (a Dairy Farmer, living with his wife Alice M., and children George H., and Lillian F.)7
In the census of 1 January 1920 at Washington, Fresno, Fresno County, California, USA, she was listed as aged 46 born in England, the wife of Albert W. URIDGE (a Dairy Farmer, living with his wife Alice M., and children George H., and Lillian F.)2
Alice died on 4 November 1944 in Fresno, Fresno County, California, USA, at the age of 75.8

Children of Alice May QUINT and Albert Willsher URIDGE

Sources of Information:

  1. [S1004] Website Ancestry California Death Index 1940-1997 (http://www.ancestry.com) Alice May Uridge 11 Apr 1944 Fresno 27 Jul 1873 Other Country Skinner.
  2. [S1010] Website Ancestry US Census (http://www.ancestry.com) Year: 1920; Census Place: Washington, Fresno, California; Roll T625_96; Page: 8B; Enumeration District: 14; Image: 611.
  3. [S2] GRO Indexes to Births "1869/Q3 QUINT, Alice May Tunbridge 2a 530."
  4. [S865] Image (currently not available) of the 1871 census for Bromley, Kent: RG10 Piece 0929 Folio 44 Page 37.
  5. [S20] Website Miscellaneous (www.userdb.rootsweb.com/ca/birth).
  6. [S20] Website Miscellaneous (30 November, 2001 www.rootsweb.com CA-DEATH-INDEX-L Archives - Death of Alice May URIDGE nee QUINT).
  7. [S1010] Website Ancestry US Census (http://www.ancestry.com) 1910; Census Place: Township 4, Fresno, California; Roll T624_76; Page: 9B; Enumeration District: 52; Image: 582.
  8. [S1004] Website Ancestry California Death Index 1940-1997 (http://www.ancestry.com) Alice May Uridge
    [Alice May Quint] Social Security #: 0 Sex: FEMALE Birth Date: 27 Jul 1873 Birthplace: Other Country Death Date: 11 Apr 1944 Death Place: Fresno Mother's Maiden Name: Skinner Father's Surname: Quint.
  9. [S20] Website Miscellaneous (www.userdb.rootsweb.com/ca/death).
  10. [S20] Website Miscellaneous (www.rootsweb.com CA-DEATH-INDEX-L Archives).

Sophia Theodora POULSEN1

#1775, b. 10 September 1897, d. 12 June 1950
Last Edited=3 Jul 2010
     Sophia Theodora POULSEN was born on 10 September 1897 in California, USA.2,3,4,5 She was the daughter of (?) POULSEN and (?) SKOW.2,3,4
Sophia married Douglas Walter URIDGE, son of Walter George URIDGE and Ethel MOTT, in August 1918 in New York City, New York State, USA.6,7,8
In the census of 1 January 1920 at Washington, Fresno, Fresno County, California, USA, she was listed as aged 22 born in California, the wife of Douglas URIDGE (He was a General Ranch Farmer, living with his wife Sophia.)5
Her husband, Douglas, died on 16 November 1935 at the age of 41.9,10,8
Sophia died on 12 June 1950 in Fresno, Fresno County, California, USA, at the age of 52.7,8,11

Research Note: Her parents were born in Denmark.5

Children of Sophia Theodora POULSEN and Douglas Walter URIDGE

  • Ethel Barbara URIDGE8,12
  • Nancy Jean URIDGE13

Sources of Information:

  1. [S20] Website Miscellaneous (www.userdb.rootsweb.com/ca/birth).
  2. [S20] Website Miscellaneous (www.userdb.rootsweb.com/ca/death).
  3. [S20] Website Miscellaneous (www.rootsweb.com California Deaths 2 September, 2001 ).
  4. [S20] Website Miscellaneous (30 November, 2001 www.rootsweb.com CA-DEATH-INDEX-L Archives).
  5. [S1010] Website Ancestry US Census (http://www.ancestry.com) Year: 1920; Census Place: Washington, Fresno, California; Roll T625_96; Page: 8B; Enumeration District: 14; Image: 611.
  6. [S20] Website Miscellaneous (IGI/NA www.familysearch.org 20 May 2000).
  7. [S49] E-mail from Mary Del Carlo to Teresa Pask dated 12 July, 2000.
  8. [S391] Patricia Haun Family Tree compiled by Patricia Haun dated 13 March 2002.
  9. [S49] E-mail from Mary Del Carlo to Teresa Pask stated 1950.
  10. [S49] E-mail from Mary Del Carlo to Teresa Pask dated 8 November 8, 2000; states corrected to 1935.
  11. [S1004] Website Ancestry California Death Index 1940-1997 (http://www.ancestry.com) Sophia Theodora Uridge
    [Sophia Theodora Poulsen] Social Security #: 0 Sex: FEMALE Birth Date: 10 Sep 1897 Birthplace: California Death Date: 6 Dec 1950 Death Place: Fresno Mother's Maiden Name: Skow Father's Surname: Poulsen.
  12. [S1003] Website Ancestry California Birth Index 1905-1995 (http://www.ancestry.com) Ethel B Uridge 3 Mar 1923 Female Poulsen Fresno.
  13. [S1003] Website Ancestry California Birth Index 1905-1995 (http://www.ancestry.com) Nancy Jean Uridge 18 Aug 1926 Female Paulsen Fresno.