NameGertrude Florence BYWATERS
Birth22 Jun 1885, Lambeth, London, Surrey, England
Baptism15 Jul 1885
Death1975, Camberwell, London
FatherWilliam BYWATERS (~1849-)
MotherLouisa (~1849-)
Birthabt 1883, Lambeth, London, Surrey, England
Death23 Jul 1932, Lambeth, London, Surrey, England
OccupationAccount Book Binder
FatherJohn Charles SYMONDSON (~1856-1918)
MotherAnn CLARK (1854-1937)
Marriage24 Apr 1904
ChildrenCharles William (1907-1985)
Notes for Gertrude Florence BYWATERS
In the July to September 1885 birth index Gertrude Florence Bywaters, Lambeth, London, volume 1d, page 453.

Parish Records St. John the Divine, Kennington, Lambeth, Surrey
Baptized July 15, 1885 Gertrude Florence Bywaters, parents William and Louisa Bywaters, of Westhall Road, father is a Vel[llum] Binder.

In the 1891 census 20 Westhall Road, Kennington, Lambeth, London.
Head William Bywaters, age 42, vellum binder, employed, born St. Giles, London.
Wife Louisa E. Bywaters, age 42, born St. Clement the Dane, London.
Son William E. Bywaters, single, age 19, wood turner, employed, born St. Clement the Dane.
Son George E.? Bywaters, age 13, errand boy, employed born Lambeth, London.
Daughter Maud M. Bywaters, age 11, scholar, born Lambeth.
Daughter Gertrude F. Bywaters, age 5, scholar, born Lambeth.
Son Herbert J. Bywaters, age 1, born London.

In the 1901 census 18 Aragon Road, Camberwell, London
Head William Bywaters, age 52, Wellum ???der, worker, born Westminster, London
Wife Louisa Bywaters, age 52, born Westminster.
Daughter Maud Bywaters, single, age 21, office cleaner, worker, born Camberwell.
Daughter Gertrude Bywaters, single, age 15, gold layer on, worker, born Camberwell.
Son Herbert Bywaters, age 11, born Camberwell.
Daughter Louisa Rous, age 26, ???? ???? corker, worker, born Westminster.
Grandson Fred Rous, age 5, born Camberwell.
Granddaughter Louisa Rous, age 8 months, born Camberwell.

In the January to March 1975 death index Gertrude Florence Symondson, born June 22, 1885, age 89, Camberwell, London, volume 11, page 1585.
Notes for John Charles (Spouse 1)
In the January to March 1883 birth index John Charles Symondson, St. Saviour Southwark, London, volume 1d, page 190.

In the 1891 census 12 Holyoak Road, Newington, London. Head Charles Symondson, age 35, printer, born Lambeth, London. Wife Annie Symondson, age 37, born Ongar, Essex. Son William Symondson, age 13, scholar, born Lambeth. Daughter Carrie Symondson, age 10, scholar, born London. Son Charles Symondson, age 8, scholar, born Lambeth. Son Albert Symondson, age 5, scholar, born Lambeth. Son Joseph Symondson, age 3, born Lambeth. Daughter Ruby Symondson, age 1, born Lambeth.

In the 1901 census 253 Waterloo Road, St. George the Martyr, Southwark, London.
Head Charles Symondson, age 45, printers machine operator, worker, born St. George the Martyr.
Wife Anne Symondson, age 47, born High Ongar, Essex.
Son William Symondson, age 23, single, blind maker, worker, born Lambeth.
Daughter Carrie Symondson, age 20, single, machinist (shirt), worker, born Lambeth.
Son Charles Symondson, single, age 18, book binder, worker, born Lambeth.
Son Albert Symondson, age 15 printer layer on, worker born Lambeth.
Son Joseph Symondson, age 13, born Lambeth.
Daughter Ruby Symondson, age 11, born Lambeth. Son George Symondson, age 9, born Lambeth.
Daughter Florrie Symondson, age 7, born Lambeth.
Daughter Nellie Symondson, age 4, born Lambeth.

Parish records St. George, Camberwell, Southwark, London marriages
April 24, 1904, John Charles Symondson, age 22, bachelor bookbinder, of 18 Dragon Road, father John Charles Symondson, printer and Gertrude Florence Bywaters, age 19, spinster, of 18 Dragon Road, father William Bywaters, vellum binder, after banns, by martin S. Ware, Vicar, in the presence of William Bywaters and Lilian Hague.

In the 1911 census 1 Arica Road, Brockley, Deptford, London S.E..
Visitor John Charles Symondson, age 28, vellum binder, out of work, born London.
Visitor Gertrude Florence Symondson, age 25, married 6 years, 1 child born alive and still living, born London.
Visitor Charles William Symondson, age 3, born London.
They are visiting with Frederick James Row? a greengrocer and family.

WWI Service Records
January 22, 1917
Horse Transport Army Service Corps Regimental Number 291347
John Charles Symondson
13 Howden Street, East Dulwich
age 34 years 1 month
born 1882
Trade: Account Book Binder
no previous service
height 5 feet 4 3/4 inches
Married Gertrude Florence Bywaters, spinster at the Parish Church, Camberwell, April 24, 1904
Children Charles William Symondson, born July 18, 1907 at Camberwell
Home January 22, 1917 to August 14, 1917
Expeditionary Force France August 15, 1917
Embarked Southampton August 15, 1917, Disembarked August 16, 1917 at Havre on the Ex S.S. Antrim to A.S.C. Base Depot (H.T. & S.)
. . . [It is difficult to decipher the faint writing and the numerous abbreviations]
Discharged March 1, 1919
He claims no disability at discharge

WWI Medal Rolls
John C. Symondson, Regimental Number T291347, Army Service Corps, rank Driver
Victory medal, British Medal

London England Electoral Registers
Dulwich, Camberwell, Southwark, London
13 Howden Street
Gertrude Florence Symondson
John Charles Symondson

In the July to September 1932 death index John C. Symondson, age 49, Lambeth, Greater London, volume 1d, page 126.

National Probate Calendar
John Charles Symondson of 13 Howden-street Peckham Surrey died 23 July 1932 at St. Thomas Hospital Lambeth Surrey Administration London 23 August 1932 to Gertrude Florence Symondson widow. Effects 104 pounds 2 shillings.
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