NameDorothy Emily DEAKIN , G Aunt
Birth8 Feb 1886, Cofton-Hackett, Worcestershire
Death5 Oct 1965, Bideford, Devon
OccupationSchool Mistress, Governess
MotherAnnie Gibson Henry HOWKINS (1845-1932)
Notes for Dorothy Emily DEAKIN
Her nickname name within the family was Dodo.

Dorothy Emily Deakin listed in the January to March 1886 birth index, Bromsgrove district, volume 6c page 418a.

In the 1891 census Keelinge Deakin is living at the Vicarage, Coston Hackett. His occupation is Clergy, Vicar of Cofton Hackett.
His wife Annie G.H. and
children Mary H.H.,
Ethel M., Elizabeth K.,
Dorothy Emily and
Margaret P. are there as well.
Also is a governess and 2 servants.
The next homes are Kendal End (St. Michaels Schools), Kendal End, Kendal End Farm and the Warren.

In the 1901 census 5 & 7 King Street (School), Emsworth, Hampshire.
Head Jane Anne Jewell, Widow, age 75, Schoolmistress, own account, born Emsworth.
Daughter Ellen Jewell, single, age 47, school mistress, own account, born Emsworth.
Daughter Florence Jewell, age 39, single, own account, born Emsworth.
Boarder Ida Hetty Mabury Charles, age 16, born Fulham London.
Boarder Gwaldys Mary Wilson, age 16, born Galway Ireland.
Boarder Dorothy Emily Deakin, age 15, born Cofton Worcester.
Boarder Marion Francis Charles, age 13, born Harting, Sussex.
Border Margaret Patience Deakin, age 13, born Cofton.
Boarder Doris Charles, age 11, born Bosham Sussex. 2 servants.

In the 1911 census The Oaklands Etchinghill, Rugeley, Lichfield district.
Dorothy Emily Deakin, single, age 25, Nursery Governess, born Cofton Worcestershire.
Head Guy Wildman Burnett, age 39, born Shareshill, Staffordshire.
Wife Marion Mackie Burnett, age 42, born Kilcongwhard?, Fife.
Son George Russell Burnett, age 2, born Kensington, London.
Visitor Elizabeth Maria Russell, age 49 born in Australia.
3 domestic servants.

Canadian Passenger Lists
Dorothy Deakin departed Liverpool, arrived July 29, 1932 on the Duchess of Bedford at Quebec, not in Canada before, age 46, born Cofton, Worcestershire, single, no occupation, relative in Canada sister Mrs. Margaret Simmonds, Keatley, Speers, Sask. relative in England sister Mrs. Elizabeth Niven 6 Mount Place Woolwich.

Listed as a passenger on the Duchess of Bedford (Canadian Pacific Line), arrived on May 16, 1937 Liverpool, ports of voyage Montreal and Quebec. A Dorothy Deakin age 51, permanent address Canada, proposed address 19, Bodenham RD., Northfield, Birmingham, no occupation, country of intended permanent residence is England. This is quite likely a match as her age matches as well as her destination. [Also her sister died 6 days after this arrival.]

Listed as a passenger on the Empress of Canada (Canadian Pacific Line), arrived June 3, 1949, Liverpool , port of voyage Montreal. A Dorothy Emily Deakin, age 63, proposed address Multron Cottage, Glade Road, Roughley, Warwickshire, no occupation, country of permanent residence Canada, country of future intended residence England.

In the October to December 1965 death index Dorothy E. Deakin, age 78, Bideford, Devon, volume 7a, page 303.

National Probate Calendar
Dorothy Emily Deakin of Eastbourne Terrace Westward Ho Devon died 5 October 1965 at Highfield Manor Nursing Home Northam Devon Probate Exeter 9 December 1965 to Freda Helen Newcomb spinster and Betsy Roberts spinster. 3894 pounds
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