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The first family below are my great-great grandparents, William and Elizabeth Grubham, the parents of Philip Grubham. The next family are my great-great grandparents, James and Elizabeth Bury the parents of Eliza Bury. Philip married Eliza and they were my great grandparents and one of their children was my grandmother Lucy Grubham, who married John William Jones and one of their children was Doris Eliza Jones, who married John Edward Holland, and they were my parents.

*William and Elizabeth Grubham (Elizabeth was nee Daniell)
View the local census document
Married: Wednesday, 27th November, 1845. He 21, She 24.
View the marriage certificate
Witnesses: Samuel and Hannah Grubham.
William was the son of Joseph and Harriet Grubham of Bringsty.

His Father was a Bricklayer.
Elizabeth was the daughter of Daniel and Sarah Daniell
Her Father was a Labourer.
William was baptised at Whitbourne on the 30th January, 1825 by J. H. Higgs.
Elizabeth was baptised Friday, 12th May, 1821.
William - Very decent old man of the roads.
Elizabeth - a sister of **Sarah Caswell.
Then living at Yew Tree Hall, Ankerdine.

Their Children:-

Hannah Grubham,
Born: 1st November, 1842. b.b daughter of Elizabeth Daniell.
Married: James Williams,
On: 12th February, 1866. He 24, She 24.
Died: 13th November, 1918.







*William Grubham


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Philip Grubham,
Born: 9th May, 1846.
Baptised: 11th June, 1846
At: Whitbourne.
Married: Eliza Berry
On: 26th September, 1871.
At: Knightwick Church, Worcesteshire.
Fathers: William Grubham, Labourer and James Bury, Labourer.
Rector: Octavus Fox
In the presence of: John Crockford and Fanny Berry (Bride's sister).
Died: 17th April, 1934.
Buried: 20th April, 1934.
Rector: J. R. Burns.
Epitaph: "Without one tear, without one sigh - How merciful thy parting"
Knightwick Chapel, Worcestershire. [101]

Samuel Grubham,
Born: 1848.
Died: 1865, 17 years old.

Richard Grubham, view the local census document
Born: 1850.
Baptised: 3rd February, 1850.
By: J. Bell
Parents: Wiliam and Elizabeth Grubham
Father's Occupation: Labourer
Address: The Leap, Doddenham, Worcestershire.
Married: Jane Kettle,
On: 23rd October, 1877.
At: Knightwick Church.

James Grubham,
Born: 1852. On the roads, lives at home.
Baptised: 31st October, 1852.
Rector: Octavus Fox
Father's Occupation: Labourer
Address: The Leap, Doddenham, Worcestershire.
Died: and was buried on the 20th April, 1942 (aged 78) by the Rector, J. R. Burns.
At the time he was living at the Laurels, Ankerdine. His brother Philip Grubham's house.

Joseph Grubham,
Born: 1863. On the roads, lives at home.
Baptised: 26th July, 1863.
Official Minister : William Buscols
Father's Occupation: Labourer,
Address: The Leap, Doddenham, Worcestershire.

In one of the family Bibles: Elizabeth Grubham, Died: 9th March 1915 (She would have been 94 years old).

**8th December, 1846 Thomas Caswell, 30 b, Labourer from Knightwick married Sarah Daniell, 30 s, Glover, also from Knightwick. (Sarah Daniell was the sister of Elizabeth Grubham) Fathers, John Caswell, Labourer and Daniel Daniell, Labourer. Witnesses, Sarah Coundly and James Daniell. Rector, John Bell.

The following gives details of James and Elizabeth Berry, their daughter Eliza Berry married Philip Grubham and they were my Great Grandparents.

James and Elizabeth Berry (Elizabeth was nee Passey)
Married: 1844, in Little Hereford.

Then Living at Agberrow View the local census document which was where the Sanatorium was and what is to day called the Sunningdale Estate, which is half way up Ankerdine Hill. James worked at Ankerdine Farm.

Elizabeth (Daniell) Berry
Died: 12th September 1886

James Berry
Died: 19th January 1887

Their Children:-

Mary Berry
Born: February 1845 - Widow of Dunn: lives at Bromsgrove.
Mary (Berry) Dunn
Died: 20th May 1912 (This would be the Mary above who married a Dunn).

Fanny Berry
Born: October 1847 - Cook at Blockely Rectory.

Eliza Berry
Born: 1850
Married: Philip Grubham
On: Tuesday, 26th September, 1871, He 24, She 21.
At: Knightwick Church, Worcestershire.
Fathers: William Grubham, Labourer and James Bury, Labourer.
Rector:Octavus Fox
In the presence of: John Crockford and Fanny Berry (Bride's sister).
Died: 7th January, 1923 (Aged 72 years)
Epitaph: "In Loving Memory of Eliza the beloved wife of Philip Grubham"
Knightwick Chapel, Worcestershire. [101]

Lucy Berry, born, 1854
Married: George Dunn, of Finstall, Stoke Prior.
On: 9th October 1877 He 22, She 23.
At: Knightwick Church.
Fathers: John Dunn, Labourer and James Berry (Berry see 1881 Census below), Labourer
Witnesses: Eliza Grubham and Thomas Dunn.
Vicar: Octavius Fox.

If you see Bury anywhere on this genealogy site it refers to Berry, the correct spelling, it is easy to see in some of the writing that the (er) looks like a (u).

The following gives details of my Great Granparents Philip and Eliza Grubham and their children, my Great Grand Uncles and Great Grand Aunts. One of their children was Lucy Grubham, who married John William Jones, they were my grandparents and their children were my mother Doris Eliza Jones (who married my father John Edward Holland) and my three uncles; Francis Cuthbert Jones, Reginald Lloyd Jones and Philip Rowland Jones. Use the button of Eliza Grubham on the left to see the photographs and history of this part of the Grubham Family. Or use this link.

Philip and Eliza Grubham (Eliza was nee Berry) View the local census document
Married: 26th September, 1871. He 24, She 21.View the marriage certificate
At: Knightwick Church.
Philip was the son of William and Elizabeth Grubham.
His Father was a Labourer.
Eliza was the daughter of James and Elizabeth Berry
Her Father was a Labourer.
Witnesses: Fanny Berry and John Crockford
Rector: Octavious Fox.
Then living at Ankerdine.
Philip, a Labourer, anywhere.
Eliza, a delicate, gloveress.

Their Children:-

Albert William Grubham
Born: 28th November, 1873.
Baptised: 28th December, 1873
At: Doddenham
Fathers Occupation: Bricklayer
Rector: Octavus Fox
Married: Betsy Mary Arnall
On: 5th October, 1898.
At: New Milverton, Leamington.
Fathers: Philip Grubham, and Thomas Arnall.
Died: 8th February, 1964.

Lucy Grubham
Born: 13th January, 1876.
Baptised: 6th February, 1876
At: Doddenham
Fathers Occupation: Bricklayer
Rector: Octavus Fox
Married: John William Jones
On: Tuesday 25th December, 1900.
At: Knightwick Church, Worcestershire.
Fathers: Philip Grubham, Parish Clerk and John Lloyd Jones, Gardener
Rector: J. B. Wilson
In the presence of: Philip Grubham and Esther Elizabeth Grubham. (The Bride's father and sister).
Died: 12th June, 1951.

Esther Elizabeth Grubham
Born: 15th April, 1877.
Baptised: 20th May,1877.
At: Doddenham
Fathers Occupation: Bricklayer
Rector: Octavus Fox
Married: Nathaniel William Flowers
On: 19th April, 1911.
At: Knightwick Church, Worcestershire.
Fathers: Philip Grubham, Parish Clerk and William Clarke Flowers, Clerk (Deceased).
Rector: W. S. Floyde-Radcliffe
In the presence of: Philip Grubham (Bride's Father) Alice Dunn, James Ernest Flowers, Kate Ellen Flowers and Sarah Elizabeth Flowers
Widowed: Nathaniel William Flowers, Died: 24th September 1925
2nd Marriage: Bawden Wooton
On: Saturday, 15th June, 1929.
At: Harborne Parish Church, Tipton, Dudley.
Fathers: Philip Grubham
Rector:
In the presence of
Died: Sept. Aug. 1947.

Fanny Grubham
Born: 9th March, 1879.
Baptised: 9th March, 1879.
At: Doddenham
Fathers Occupation: Bricklayer
Rector: Octavus Fox
Died: 5th June, 1879. (3 months old)

James Grubham
Born: 28th February, 1881.
Baptised: 27th March, 1881.
At: Doddenham
Fathers Occupation: Labourer
Rector: Octavus Fox
Married: Emily Mason
On: 26th June, 1912.
At: Monkland, Nr. Leominster, Herefordshire.
Fathers: Philip Grubham, and Joseph Mason.
Rector:
In the presence of:
Died: Died: 27th December, 1958.

Henry Grubham
Born: 3rd May, 1883.
Baptised: 3rd May, 1883.
At: Doddenham
Fathers Occupation: Labourer
Rector: J. B. Wilson
Married: Alice Mary Baker
On: Thursday, 2nd January,1908
At: St. Johns Church, Worcester
Fathers: Philip Grubham, Gardener and James Baker, Gardener (Deceased).
Rector: E. P. Rowland
In the presence of: Esther Elizabeth Grubham (Bride's Sister) and James Baker.
Died: 29th November, 1964.

Richard Grubham (Philip Grubham's brother) is the chap with grey hair and beard in some of the Grubham photos. Smaller than Philip but very similar in looks. Richard and his wife Jane were my Great/Grand Uncle and Aunty. Their daughter Annie married Frank Earnest Sefton and one of their children was Jean Sefton who married Derek Lloyd. Jean and I are Second Cousins 1 x removed.


Richard and Jane Grubham (Jane was nee Kettle) View the 1881 census
Married: 23rd October, 1877. (Richard 27 b, and Jane 31 s). View the marriage certificate
Rector: Octavius Fox.
Witness: Emma Kettle.
Richard was the 3rd son of William and Elizabeth Grubham of Ankerdine.
His Father, William Grubham, was a Labourer.
Jane was the daughter of Thomas and Emma Kettle
Her Father, Thomas Kettle, was a Labourer.
Richard works on the Martley Roads, while Jane was a delicate - gloves.
Then living at The Leap, Doddenham.

Their Children:-

Olive Grubham
Born: 16th September, 1881.
Baptised: 16th October 1881.
Rector: George Carroll.
Married: Albert Jones, He b.26, She s.24. View the marriage certificate
On: 17th October, 1905.
At: Knightwick.
Fathers: Richard Grubham, Labourer and Charles Jones Labourer.
Witnesses: Philip Grubham and Annie Grubham
Rector: J. B. Wilson.

May Grubham
Born: 15th October, 1883.
Baptised: Sunday, 2nd December, 1883
Rector: J. B. Wilson.
Father: Richard Grubham

The following came from the Knightwick School Admission's Register,
May Grubham
Born: 15th October, 1883.
Admission to
Knightwick School : 4th June, 1888
Parent: Richard Grubham
Living at: The Leap, Doddenham, Worcestershire.
Occupation: Labourer
Date of Leaving: 7th May, 1897

Annie Grubham View today's Related Family from the marriage of Annie Grubham to Frank Sefton
Born: Sunday, 23rd January, 1887
Baptised: Sunday, 6th March, 1887
Rector: J. B. Wilson.
Married: Frank Earnest Sefton, He b.24, She s.21. View the marriage certificate
(Frank was a Groom, from Castle Morton).
On: 22nd October 1908. (Conflicting date, Wednesday, 17th March, 1908).
At: Knightwick.
Fathers: Richard Grubham, (deceased) Labourer and Henry Sefton, (deceased) Tailor.
Witnesses: F. H. P. Higgins and Florence Williams.
Curate: Frederick George Sefton.

Helen Grubham
Born: Sunday, 22nd January, 1888.
Baptised: Sunday, 5th February, 1888.
Rector: J. B. Wilson.
Died: Friday, 3rd August, 1888.
Father: Richard Grubham.

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