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Family: Richard Facey CROWTHER / Minnie Louisa COOMBES (F1572)

m. 13 Jun 1879


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  • Father | Male
    Richard Facey CROWTHER

    Born  24 Jul 1853  Millbrook, Cornwall, England Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  15 Apr 1921  Portsmouth, Hampshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location
    Buried  20 Apr 1921  Kingston Cemetery, Portsmouth, Hampshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location
    Married  13 Jun 1879  [1, 2]  Devonport, Devon, England  [1, 2] Find all individuals with events at this location
    Other Spouse  Louisa Alexandra Irene Andree HUNTER | F976 
    Married  1891   
    Father  Thomas CROWTHER | F1573 Group Sheet 
    Mother  Susanna FACEY | F1573 Group Sheet 

    Mother | Female
    Minnie Louisa COOMBES

    Born  1856  Stoke Damerel, Devon, England Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  Bef 28 Apr 1890  Portsea, Hampshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location
    Buried  28 Apr 1890  Highland Road Cemetery, Southsea, Hampshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location
    Father  John Cornelius COOMBES | F989 Group Sheet 
    Mother  Louisa Elizabeth YELLAND | F989 Group Sheet 

    Child 1 | Male
    Reginald John Facey CROWTHER

    Born  28 Mar 1880  Stoke Damerel, Devon, England Find all individuals with events at this location
    Christened  15 Apr 1880  Devonport, Devon, England Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  22 Aug 1880  Stoke Damerel, Devon, England Find all individuals with events at this location
    Buried  26 Aug 1880  Stoke Damerel, Devon, England Find all individuals with events at this location

    Child 2 | Male
    Cecil Clinton Facey CROWTHER

    Born  11 Jun 1882  Stoke Damerel, Devon, England Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  30 May 1935  Fredericton, York, New Brunswick, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location
    Buried  1 Jun 1935  Saint Albans Cemetery, Bathurst, Gloucester, New Brunswick, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location
    Spouse  Sarah Louisa GRAY | F2690 
    Married  9 Nov 1909  Penang, Malayasia Find all individuals with events at this location

    Child 3 | Male
    Charles Richard Facey CROWTHER

    Born  15 May 1885  Portsea, Hampshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  1949  Exeter, Devon, England Find all individuals with events at this location
    Buried     

    Child 4 | Female
    Ida Edith Facey CROWTHER

    Born  1888  Portsea, Hampshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  1889  Portsea, Hampshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location
    Buried     

  • Photos
    Crowther family
    Crowther family
    Richard Facey Crowther and his wife, Minnie, with children Cecil, Charles, and Ida. The photo would have been taken shortly before the death of Ida, and then close after, that of Minnie.

    Documents
    Marriage: Crowther and Coombes
    Marriage: Crowther and Coombes
    Richard Facey Crowther married Minnie Laura Coombes on 13 June 1879 in Devonport, Devon.

  • Notes  Married:
    • Richard Facey CROWTHER applied for a marriage license on 10 June 1879; it was granted on 11 June 1879.

      Richard Facey CROWTHER, full age, Bachelor, Carpenter R.N., residing Millbrook, son of Thomas CROWTHER, Carpenter, married Minnie Laura COOMBES, full age, Spinster, residing Pasley? St., daughter of John Cornelius COOMBES, Gentleman. Married at the Parish Church in the Parish of St. Michael, Devonport, on 13 June 1879, by license, by J. A. Ballen, officiating minister. Both signed the register, as did the witnesses, John Cornelius COOMBES and Louisa WRIGHT. [Minnie's father and sister were witnesses.] [1, 2, 3]

    Address:
    • Address at the baptism of their son Reginald on 15 April 1880; also at the time of his burial in August of the same year.
    • Address appeared in the Portsmouth Evening News on 5 June 1883. "I Richard Facey CROWTHER, late of 14 Herbert-place, Stoke, Devonport, but now of 47 Sydenham-terrace, Fratton, in the County of Hants, Carpenter in the Royal Navy, hereby give notice that I will not be answerable for any debts contracted by my wife, Minnie Laura CROWTHER. Dated this 1st day of June, 1883, R. F. CROWTHER. Witness: J.H. King, Solicitor, Portsea."

  • Sources 
    1. [S168] England and Wales Registration Index.

    2. [S883] Parish Register, St. Michael Devonport, Devon.

    3. [S1291] England, Devon and Cornwall Marriages, 1660-1912, (www.familysearch.org; images courtesy of Devon County Council).