Family
History

 

 

 

Boddington family

Looking for our past!


home > display person

Surnames | Names index | Sources

 

Person record

Display family record

 

Name
BirthFemale
ResidenceUnited Kingdom
Father
MotherNot recorded

The nine Boddington family children at home

Spouse:

Married, 1872
Name
BirthMale; 1 Jun 1850
Death 1936, age about 85
OccupationWoollen merchant - Samuel Boddington & Sons Ltd of 21 Cannon Street, Birmingham UK
ResidenceUnited Kingdom
Father
Mother
Web Page boddington-family.org.uk/hist-boddington.samuel.jp.htm

Samuel BODDINGTON JP (b.1850)

Marriage About Jun 1872
Children (9):Nellie Elizabeth (1874 - )
Arnold John (1876 - 1929)
Elsie (1877 - )
Clare (1879 - 1960)
Leonard 'Uncle Len' William (1880 - 1965)
Ida Harriet (Died in childhood) (1882 - 1898)
Ralph Thomas (1883 - 1917)
Gladys Mary (1885 - ~1967)
Guy Livingstone (1891 - 1916)

Notes for Elizabeth Mary Pask HUGHES

The picture shows the nine children of Samuel & Elizabeth. See the history web page (link above) for more on this picture.

Notes for Samuel BODDINGTON JP

Of Solihull, Warwickshire, UK. Samuel lived at Hillfield Hall, Solihull, built in the 15th century and is a listed building now converted to apartments, as is the adjoining stable block. Samuel moved c.1917 to Widney Manor Farm about two miles up the road; he extended the original cottages and named them The Chase. He bred shire horses and hunting dogs there until his death in 1936. Samuel was a member of the North Warwickshire Hunt. His groom and chaufeur was a man called Hart whose son later established the motor repair garage and petrol pump in Claverdon village (where I, the webmaster, was brought up).

The Chase was bought by Captain Oliver Bird MC in 1937, he being from the Birds Custard family.

Samuel's great grandson, Simon Boddington, began work at Samuel Boddington & Sons Ltd of 21 Cannon Street and continues in this trade, though not the company, into the 21st century.

The full picture of Samuel Boddington on his horse is shown on his web page - click the link above.

Samuel's comments appear in his daughter Clare's domestic Visitor Book, see boddington-family.org.uk/hist-boddington.metchley1.htm [269] [269]

Family notes for Elizabeth Mary Pask HUGHES and Samuel BODDINGTON JP

The 1911 census shows the family living at Hillfield Hall, Solihull. They had their own page in the census (146). Present in the house on that day were Samuel, wife Elizabeth Mary, daughter Nellie Elizabeth, son Leonard William, son Guy Livingstone, and three staff, cook, housemaid and chamber maid. [305]



Database record last updated 30 September 2016


Display family record


In the event of error on this page please let me know which page you are on by sending me an email from this link. Thank you very much! The Webmaster.

 


Boddington family home pagePrevious pageTop