NameHenrietta Graham WATTS , 2C3R
Birth13 Mar 1868, Bermondsey, Surrey
Baptism1 May 1868, Christ Church, Bermondsey, London
Death1891
FatherJohn James WATTS (1829-1905)
MotherSophia Sarah NIXON (1839-1915)
Spouses
Birthabt 1862, Bermondsey, Surrey
OccupationTimber Merchant
FatherAbraham STEEL (-<1889)
Marriage8 Oct 1889, St. James, Hatcham, Lewisham, London
ChildrenAlfred Graham (1891-1963)
Notes for Henrietta Graham WATTS
Name, birth year, marriage year and death year from The Danbys by Shelby Whittingham.

In the April to June 1868 birth index Henrietta Graham Watts, Bermondsey, Surrey, volume 1d, page 54.

Parish records Christ Church, Bermondsey, Southwark, Surrey.
Baptism May 1 1868 Henrietta Graham Watts, born March 13, 1868, parents John James Watts and Sophia Sarah Watts, residence 103 Jamaica Road, father is a solicitor

In the 1871 census 103 Jamaica Road, St. James, Bermondsey, St. Mary Magdalen Bermondsey, Southwark. Head John J. Watts, age 41, Attorney and Solicitor, born St. Pancras, Middlesex. Wife Sophia S. Watts, age 30, born Glasgow, Scotland. Son John N. Watts, age 11, scholar, born Southwark, Surrey. Son Walter R. Watts, age 9, scholar, born Southwark. Daughter Sophia M. Watts, age 5, scholar born Bermondsey, Surrey. Daughter Henrietta G. Watts, age 3, born Bermondsey, Surrey.

In the 1881 census 103 Jamaica Road St. James, Bermondsey, Southwark, London. Head John J. S. Watts, age 51, solicitor, born St. Pancras, Middlesex. Wife Sophia Sarah Watts, age 42, born Glasgow, Scotland. Son John Nixon Watts, unmarried, age 21, articled clerk, born St. Georges Southwark. Daughter Sophia Mary Watts, age 15, scholar, born Bermondsey, Surrey. Daughter Henrietta Graham Watts, age 13, scholar, born Bermondsey. Daughter Rosa Caroline Watts, age 9, scholar, born Bermondsey. Daughter Gertrude Sarah Watts, age 7, scholar, born Bermondsey. Daughter Madeline Alice Watts, age 5 months, born Bermondsey.

Parish Records St. James Hatcham, Lewisham, London
October 8, 1889 marriage between Alfred Steel, age 28, bachelor, timber merchant, residence 32 Lewisham High Road, father Abraham Dixon? Steel, deceased and Henrietta Graham Watts, age 21, spinster, residence 32 Lewisham High Road, father John James Watts, solicitor, by Banns, in the presence of Jus. Ja. Watts and Willaim ? ??????, by Charles G. Hyche

Since Henrietta died before her son was 7 months old, she may have died as a result of complications from childbirth.
Notes for Alfred (Spouse 1)
Name and marriage year from The Danbys by Shelby Whittingham.

In the 1891 census 6 The Marina, Herne, Kent. Head Alfred Steel, widower, age 29, timber merchant, employer, born Bermondsey, London. Son Alfred G. Steel, age 7 months, born New Cross, Kent. Mother in Law, Sophia S. Watts, age 52, born Glasgow, Scotland. Sister in law Sophia M. Watts, single, age 25, professor of music, born Bermondsey, Surrey. Sister in law Rosa C. B. Watts, single, age 19, born Bermondsey. Sister in law Madeline A. Watts, age 10, born Bermondsey. Servant Ulysses T. Barber, age 14, office boy, employed, born British North America [Canada], British Subject.

In the 1901 census 32 Lewisham High Road, St. Paul Deptford, London. Head John J. Watts, age 71, Solicitor, employer, born St. Pancras, London. Wife Sophia Watts, age 62, born Glasgow, Scotland. Son John N. Watts, age 41, single, solicitor, employer, born St. George the Martyr. Daughter Sophia M. Watts, age 35, single, born Bermondsey, London. Daughter Madeline Watts, age 20, single, born Bermondsey. Son in Law, Alfred Steel, widower, age 39, timber merchant, own account, born Bermondsey. Grandson Alfred G. Steel, age 10, born Deptford, London. 1 boarder, 1 servant.

London Post Office Directory 1902
21 Albion buildings, 12 Bartholomew close (E.C.) (City)
Alfred Steel Hardwood Merchant [Also at No 21 and 22 Metropolitan Association for the Improving the Dwellings of the Industrious Classes]
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