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BirthMale; 31 Jan 1876; 5 Speedwell Row, Edgbaston, Warwickshire
Death19 May 1929, age 53; Wychmont, St. Bernard's Road, Olton, Solihull [285]
BurialSolihull cemetery, Warwickshire, UK
OccupationTextile merchant
ResidenceCrief Lodge, Edgbaston, Birmingham UK
Various houses in St Bernard's Road, Olton
Wychmont, St. Bernard's Road, Olton, Solihull, Warwickshire, UK
Father
Mother

Arnold John BODDINGTON (b.1876)

Spouse:

1        Married, 1901
Name
BirthFemale; 27 Oct 1874; Greenhead Lane, Huddersfield, Yorkshire UK
Death22 Jan 1934, age 59; Greswolde, Warwick Road, Solihull, Warwickshire UK
EducationSt. Leonard’s School, South Street, St. Andrew’s, Fife, Scotland
ReligionAnglican
ResidenceVarious (see note), UK
Father
Mother

Winifred SHAW (b.1874)

Marriage 5 Sept 1901, Lindley, Huddersfield, Yorkshire UK
Children (5):Ida Kathleen BODDINGTON (1902 - ~1961)
John Stuart BODDINGTON (1904 - 1981)
Derrick BODDINGTON (1906 - 1987)
Arnold Peter BODDINGTON (1908 - 1992)
Samuel Rodney 'Roddy' BODDINGTON (1910 - 1980)

Notes for Winifred SHAW

My father once told me that they lived in five different houses in St Bernard's Road at various times during their childhood. During her life Winifred lived at the following addresses:
Greenhead Lane, Huddersfield 1874;
Inglewood, Birkby Road, Lindley, Edgerton, Huddersfield 1881;
St. Leonard’s School, South Street, St. Andrew’s, Fife 1890, 1891;
Inglewood, Birkby Road, Edgerton, Lindley, Huddersfield 1901;
Weston Hall Hotel, Bournemouth 1911 (on holiday);
Kineton Lodge, St. Bernard's Rd., Olton 1911;
Wychmont, St. Bernard’s Road, Olton, Solihull 1929;
Greswolde, Warwick Road, Solihull 1934. [269],[301]

Shaw family page set:
Shaw family;
Frederick Henry Shaw, obituaries;
Frederick Arthur Shaw, visitor book;
Shaw family and their relationship to the Boddington family.

Family notes for Arnold John BODDINGTON and Winifred SHAW

A letter from son Roddy to his mother indicates that they lived at Wichmont, St Bernard's Road, Olton, Warwickshire in 1931. My father said that they lived in five different houses in St Bernard's Road at various times during their childhood. [269]

I discovered that Arnold's son Arnold Peter very much disliked being addressed by his first name, Arnold. It is noticeable that all three boys were addressed by their second names. However, I was not aware that my father, Samuel Rodney, disliked the name Samuel. He named me Samuel Timothy and I have always been addressed as Tim. I wasn't keen on Samuel in my younger years but often use Samuel for official purposes, mainly because they require ones first name for identity checking. Ida Kathleen was always addressed as Ida. [269]

I suspect Arnold and Winifred named their first child in honour of Arnold's sister Ida who had very sadly died four yours earlier at the age of just 16. [269]

Sources

245.  Birth certificate
269.  Personal information, Tim Boddington (Webmaster)
285.  Letter, Clive Boddington, 27 April 2016
301.  Document, Danika Lloyd, Family History Helpers, 27 September 2016

Person record last updated: 1 Feb 2023

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