Frederick Champion [1884-1947]

Little is said about Fred in Denis Hawkings book on the family except he was a farmer. In the 1914 Kelly’s Directory he is farming at Berrow. Frederick William Champion joined Highbridge Freemasons in 1921 age 36. Bural (Rural) Philanthropic Lodge. Died age 62 in 1947. Effects £2334 15s 7d to… Continue reading

Alice Isabella Andrew 1893-1948

Born in Wales, but the family had moved to Chipstable by the 1901 census. ” Aunty Elsie. She never married and lived in Barnstaple. Her life was devoted to the blind and when I was in Barnstaple from Shebbear she was so kind to me. When she died in about… Continue reading

Jesse and Ethel Hawkings (1877-1968)

The Family of Jesse and Ethel Hawkings (1877-1968)(1) Edward Champion – Born July 15th 1903, Married 1928-Mary Isabel Butler.(2) Arthur – Died in Infancy.(3) Mary Ethel – Born Feb 11th 1909, Married  Oct 4th 1941 – Henry Lewis Baker 1951 Frederick Forse. (4) Elsie Joyce – Born July 17th 1910, Married… Continue reading