NameHerbert Alexander WIX , Half 2C2R
Birth13 Oct 1847, Balham, Surrey
Baptism27 Nov 1847, Holy Trinity, Clapham, Surrey, England
Death23 Sep 1932, Yate House, West Byfleet, Surrey
OccupationBarrister, Solicitor
FatherSamuel WIX (1815-1898)
MotherAnn GIBSON (1822-1875)
Birthabt 1854, Norfolk
ChildrenMarion (~1885-)
Notes for Herbert Alexander WIX
England, Select Births and Baptisms
Herbert Alexander Wix, born October 13, 1847, baptism November 27, 1847, Holy Trinity, Clapham, Surrey, England, father Samuel Wix, mother Ann.

In the 1851 census Balham Road, Streatham, Surrey.
Head Samuel Wix, age 35, proprietor of houses, born London, Middlesex.
Wife Annie Wix, age 22, born Calcutta, East Indies.
Son Arthur McKellar Wix, age 4, born Streatham, Surrey.
Son Herbert A. Wix, age 3, born Streatham.
Daughter Ada H. Wix, age 1, born Streatham.
A nurse, a nurse maid, a cook, housemaid and gardener.

In the 1861 census 27 Sussex Square, Brighton, Sussex.
Herbert A. Wix, age 13, scholar, born Balham, Surrey.
This is a school with John Henry Cross as Schoolmaster.

In the 1871 census No. 22 Broadwater Down, Tunbridge Wells, Rotherfield, Frant, Sussex.
Head Samuel Wix, age 55, house property, born London, Middlesex.
Wife Annie Wix, age 47, born Calcutta, East Indies.
Son Herbert A. Wix, unmarried, age 23, student at law, born Balham, Surrey.
5 servants a butler, a cook, housemaid, lady’s maid, under housemaid.

Freedom of London Papers
May 4, 1871
Born Without the Liberty of the City, to wit, at Balham, Surrey Herbert Alexander Wix son of Samuel Wix citizen and skinner of London, came before the Chamberlain, the day and year aforesaid to be admitted into the Freedom of this City by patrimony, in the said Company of Skinners because he is legitimate, and was born after the admission of his Father into the said Freedom.
The Admission of the Father is entered in the Book marked with the Letter (blank) and bears date the (blank) day of June in the (blank) year of the Reign of (blank) and in the Year of our Lord 1840.
Born 1847.

In the 1881 census 22 Broadwater Down, Tunbridge Wells, Frant, Sussex.
Head Samuel Wix, widower, age 65, retired solicitor, born Battersea, Surrey.
Son Herbert A. Wix, unmarried, age 33, barrister, born Battersea, Surrey.
Daughter Lilian E. Wix, unmarried, age 23, born Battersea, Surrey.
Visitor Arthur Lee, married, age 35, solicitor, born Balham, Surrey.
Visitor [probably Samuel’s daughter] Ada H. Lee, married, age 31, born Balham, Surrey.
Visitor, Agnes M. Baker, unmarried, age 25, born Battersea, Surrey.
6 servants Housekeeper, cook, 2 housemaids, kitchen maid, butler.

In the 1891 census 9 Red Lion Square, Holborn, London.
Head Herbert A. Wix, single, age 43, Barrister Solicitor, born Balham, Surrey.

UK incoming Passenger Lists
Departed New York, New York arrived at Liverpool, England April 7 1894 on the Germanic Herbert A. Wix, age 45, Barrister.

In the October to December 1895 marriage index Herbert Alexander Wix and Maud Elinor Baker are on the same page, Holborn, London, volume 1b, page 1390.

1901 census 1 Pembroke Villas, Richmond, Surrey.
Head Herbert A. Wix, age 53, Barrister Solicitor, born Balham, Surrey.
Wife Maud E. Wix, age 47, born Norfolk.
Daughter Marion Wix, age 16, born Calford S. E.. [Presumably Marion is from a previous marriage of Maud.]
2 servants.

London Electoral Registers 1922
Yate House, Elmstead Road, , Byfleet, Chertsey, Surrey
Herbert Alexander Wix
Maud Eleanor Wix

In the September 1932 death index Herbert A. Wix, age 84, Chertsey district, Surrey, volume 2a, page 106.

Herbert Alexander Wix of Inner Temple London and of Yate House West Byfleet Surrey died 23 September 1932 at Yate House Probate London 5 November 1932 to Percy Lee Edmund Whitelock Reeves and Ernest Henry Wix esquires. Effects 39219 pounds.
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