Longhope, Gloucestershire, UK

Walter Sterry, Ada May nee Green and family

Walter James SterryAge: 83 years18781961

Name
Walter James Sterry
Given names
Walter James
Surname
Sterry
Birth March 2, 1878 28 30
Source: 1891 Census
Publication: Toronto, Ontario E-mail: ksterry@wattgroup.com
Text:
I came across these old family photographs that I thought might be of interest. The first photograph is of my grandfather's (Alec Walter Sterry) family. It includes Ada May Green & Walter James Sterry (March 2, 1878), and their children- Alec Walter (february 11, 1905), Frank Arthur (August 5, 1906) , Jack (John Vincent - 31 Aug 1909), Jim (Gilbert James - 24 Jan 1911) and Edwin (July 21, 1914) The second photograph is of four generations of my family - John Henry Sterry (June 9, 1849), Walter James Sterry (March 2, 1878), Frank Arthur Sterry (August 5, 1906) and his son Brian who I believe died in a motorcycle accident in his 20's. [Email from Katharine Sterry Sep 2000]
Christening March 28, 1878 (Age 26 days)
Text:
Calne 1878 Mar 28 Walter James s. John & Honor Sterry, Calne, Miller
Birth of a sisterEmma Eliza Sterry
July 26, 1879 (Age 16 months)
Source: 1891 Census
Birth of a sisterLilian Sterry
February 4, 1881 (Age 2 years)
Source: 1891 Census
Christening of a sisterLilian Sterry
March 10, 1881 (Age 3 years)
Text:
Blackland Baptisms 1881 Mar 10 (born 4 Feb 1881) Lilian d. John & Honor Sterry, Blackland in Calne Parish, Miller
Death of a sisterEmma Eliza Sterry
July 24, 1882 (Age 4 years)
Burial of a sisterEmma Eliza Sterry
July 27, 1882 (Age 4 years)
Birth of a sisterEthel Jesse Sterry
February 17, 1883 (Age 4 years)
Source: 1891 Census
Christening of a sisterEthel Jesse Sterry
February 22, 1883 (Age 4 years)
Birth of a brotherJohn Charles Howard Sterry
February 24, 1889 (Age 10 years)
Source: 1891 Census
Christening of a brotherJohn Charles Howard Sterry
April 4, 1889 (Age 11 years)
Text:
Blackland 1889 Apr 4 [born 24 Feb 1889] John Charles Howard s. John & Honor Sterry, Blackland, Miller
Death of a motherHonor Green
May 11, 1898 (Age 20 years)
Publication: Published on FindMyPast Feb 2009
Text:
Name: Honor Sterry Birth Date: abt 1847 Year of Registration: 1898 Quarter of Registration: Apr-May-Jun Age at death: 51 District: Calne County: Wiltshire Volume: 5a Page: 47 Wiltshire FHS MI Index: Blackland nr Calne 11 May 1898 Honor Sterry Aged 51 First wife of John
Burial of a motherHonor Green
May 17, 1898 (Age 20 years)
Text:
Blackland Burials 1898 May 17 Honor Sterry, Blackland, 51
Death of a paternal grandfatherJohn Sterry
February 7, 1899 (Age 20 years)

Burial of a paternal grandfatherJohn Sterry
February 11, 1899 (Age 20 years)
Text:
Ampney Crucis Burials 1899 Feb 11 John Sterry, 75, Ampney Crucis
Death of a paternal grandmotherEmma Jane Clarke
July 16, 1900 (Age 22 years)

Burial of a paternal grandmotherEmma Jane Clarke
July 18, 1900 (Age 22 years)
Text:
Ampney Crucis Burials 1900 Jul 18 Emma Sterry, 79, Ampney Crucis
MarriageAda May GreenView this family
February 16, 1901 (Age 22 years)
Source: GRO
Text:
1901, 1Q, Walter James STERRY, Calne, 5a, 113
Text:
Blackland 1901 Feb 16 Walter James Sterry, 22, Bachelor, Carpenter, Blackland [Father] John Sterry, Miller & Ada May Green, 21, Spinster, Blackland [Father] Caleb Green, Parish Sexton. Banns. Wit: Blanch Bertha Green, Amos Nathaniel Green. Alfred Thomas Green, Charlotte Florence White
Shared note: 1901 census
Marriage of a parentJohn SterryEmma AspeckView this family
February 18, 1901 (Age 22 years)
Source: Wiltshire BMD
Publication: http://www.wiltshirebmd.org.uk/
Text:
Chippenham, St. Paul's 1901 STERRY John & ASPECK Emma     
Text:
Chippenham St Paul [with Allington Mission] Marriages 1901 Feb 15 John Sterry, 51, Widower, Miller, Blackland nr Calne Wilts [Father] John Sterry (deceased), Miller & Emma Aspeck, 49, Spinster, 31 Park Lane [Father] Louis William Aspeck (deceased), Farmer. Banns. Wit: Henry Louis Aspeck, Mary Aspeck
Shared note: 1901 census
Birth of a daughter
#1
Marion Sterry
December 24, 1903 (Age 25 years)
Source: GRO
Text:
STERRY Marion, Calne, 5a, 89, 1, 1904
Christening of a daughterMarion Sterry
December 25, 1903 (Age 25 years)
Text:
Blackland 1903 Dec 25 [born 24 Dec 1903] Marian d. Walter James & Ada May Sterry, Blackland, Carpenter
Death of a daughterMarion Sterry
February 1, 1904 (Age 25 years)
Burial of a daughterMarion Sterry
February 4, 1904 (Age 25 years)
Text:
Blackland 1904 Feb 4 Marion Sterry, Blackland, 5 weeks
Birth of a son
#2
Alec Walter Sterry
February 11, 1905 (Age 26 years)
Source: GRO
Text:
STERRY Aleck Walter, Calne, 5a, 86, 1, 1905
Note: Also 1911 census
Publication: Toronto, Ontario E-mail: ksterry@wattgroup.com
Text:
I came across these old family photographs that I thought might be of interest. The first photograph is of my grandfather's (Alec Walter Sterry) family. It includes Ada May Green & Walter James Sterry (March 2, 1878), and their children- Alec Walter (february 11, 1905), Frank Arthur (August 5, 1906) , Jack (John Vincent - 31 Aug 1909), Jim (Gilbert James - 24 Jan 1911) and Edwin (July 21, 1914) The second photograph is of four generations of my family - John Henry Sterry (June 9, 1849), Walter James Sterry (March 2, 1878), Frank Arthur Sterry (August 5, 1906) and his son Brian who I believe died in a motorcycle accident in his 20's. [Email from Katharine Sterry Sep 2000]
Christening of a sonAlec Walter Sterry
March 19, 1905 (Age 27 years)
Text:
Blackland 1905 Mar 19 [born 11 Feb 1905] Alec Walter s. Walter James & Ada May Sterry, Blackland, Carpenter
Birth of a son
#3
Frank Arthur Sterry
August 5, 1906 (Age 28 years)
Source: 1911 census
Publication: Toronto, Ontario E-mail: ksterry@wattgroup.com
Text:
I came across these old family photographs that I thought might be of interest. The first photograph is of my grandfather's (Alec Walter Sterry) family. It includes Ada May Green & Walter James Sterry (March 2, 1878), and their children- Alec Walter (february 11, 1905), Frank Arthur (August 5, 1906) , Jack (John Vincent - 31 Aug 1909), Jim (Gilbert James - 24 Jan 1911) and Edwin (July 21, 1914) The second photograph is of four generations of my family - John Henry Sterry (June 9, 1849), Walter James Sterry (March 2, 1878), Frank Arthur Sterry (August 5, 1906) and his son Brian who I believe died in a motorcycle accident in his 20's. [Email from Katharine Sterry Sep 2000]
Christening of a sonFrank Arthur Sterry
September 19, 1906 (Age 28 years)
Text:
Blackland 1906 Sep 19 [born 5 Aug 1906] Frank Arthur s. Walter James & Ada May Sterry, Blackland, Carpenter
Birth of a son
#4
John Vincent Sterry
August 31, 1909 (Age 31 years)
Source: GRO
Text:
STERRY John Vincent, Calne , 5a, 79, 4, 1909
Note: Also 1911 census
Publication: Toronto, Ontario E-mail: ksterry@wattgroup.com
Text:
I came across these old family photographs that I thought might be of interest. The first photograph is of my grandfather's (Alec Walter Sterry) family. It includes Ada May Green & Walter James Sterry (March 2, 1878), and their children- Alec Walter (february 11, 1905), Frank Arthur (August 5, 1906) , Jack (John Vincent - 31 Aug 1909), Jim (Gilbert James - 24 Jan 1911) and Edwin (July 21, 1914) The second photograph is of four generations of my family - John Henry Sterry (June 9, 1849), Walter James Sterry (March 2, 1878), Frank Arthur Sterry (August 5, 1906) and his son Brian who I believe died in a motorcycle accident in his 20's. [Email from Katharine Sterry Sep 2000]
Christening of a sonJohn Vincent Sterry
October 10, 1909 (Age 31 years)
Text:
Blackland 1909 Oct 10 [born 31 Aug 1909] John Vincent s. Walter James & Ada May Sterry, Calstone, Carpenter
Birth of a son
#5
Gilbert James Sterry
January 24, 1911 (Age 32 years)
Source: GRO
Text:
STERRY Gilbert J, Calne, 5a, 73, 1, 1911
Note: Also 1911 census
Publication: Toronto, Ontario E-mail: ksterry@wattgroup.com
Text:
I came across these old family photographs that I thought might be of interest. The first photograph is of my grandfather's (Alec Walter Sterry) family. It includes Ada May Green & Walter James Sterry (March 2, 1878), and their children- Alec Walter (february 11, 1905), Frank Arthur (August 5, 1906) , Jack (John Vincent - 31 Aug 1909), Jim (Gilbert James - 24 Jan 1911) and Edwin (July 21, 1914) The second photograph is of four generations of my family - John Henry Sterry (June 9, 1849), Walter James Sterry (March 2, 1878), Frank Arthur Sterry (August 5, 1906) and his son Brian who I believe died in a motorcycle accident in his 20's. [Email from Katharine Sterry Sep 2000]
Christening of a sonGilbert James Sterry
March 12, 1911 (Age 33 years)
Text:
Blackland 1911 Mar 12 Gilbert James s. Walter James & Ada May Sterry,Theobald's Green Calstone, Carpenter
Marriage of a siblingJohn Charles Howard SterryFlorence Nellie HiscocksView this family
January 1912 (Age 33 years)
Source: GRO
Text:
Marriages Mar 1912 Hiscocks      Florence N. [Spouse] Sterry, Swindon, 5a, 9 Sterry Joshua[sic] C H, [Spouse] Hiscocks, Swindon, 5a, 9
Shared note: 1939 UK Register
Marriage of a siblingHarry LodgeEthel Jesse SterryView this family
May 15, 1913 (Age 35 years)
_HTITL: Husband
_WTITL: Wife
Source: GRO
Text:
Name: Ethel J Sterry Spouse Surname: Lodge Registration Year: 1913 Registration Quarter: Apr-May-Jun Registration district:      Calne Inferred County: Wiltshire Volume: 5a Page: 161
Text:
Calne 1913 [Banns Apr 20, 27, May 4] Harry Lodge, Bachelor, of this parish & Ethel Jessie Sterry, Spinster, of the parish of Calstone
Text:
Name: Harry Lodge Date of Enlistment: 24 Jun 1916 Age: 29 yrs 7 mths Trade: Painter & Decorator Height 5 feet 8 inches Weight: 12 st 3 lbs Rank: Sapper No: 223378 Spouse: Ethel Jesse Sterry Gender: Female Marriage Date: 15 May 1913 Marriage Place: Calstone Document Year: Jan 1917 Residence Place: 28 The Green, Calne, Wilts At medical, declared as fit for servcie at home only because of bunion on left foot & deformed toes. Transferred to H.S. Agricultural Company no 669494
Birth of a son
#6
Edwin Robert Sterry
July 21, 1914 (Age 36 years)
Publication: Toronto, Ontario E-mail: ksterry@wattgroup.com
Text:
I came across these old family photographs that I thought might be of interest. The first photograph is of my grandfather's (Alec Walter Sterry) family. It includes Ada May Green & Walter James Sterry (March 2, 1878), and their children- Alec Walter (february 11, 1905), Frank Arthur (August 5, 1906) , Jack (John Vincent - 31 Aug 1909), Jim (Gilbert James - 24 Jan 1911) and Edwin (July 21, 1914) The second photograph is of four generations of my family - John Henry Sterry (June 9, 1849), Walter James Sterry (March 2, 1878), Frank Arthur Sterry (August 5, 1906) and his son Brian who I believe died in a motorcycle accident in his 20's. [Email from Katharine Sterry Sep 2000]
Source: GRO
Text:
Birth date in death GRO
Source: GRO
Text:
Name: Edwin R Sterry [shown as Sherry on GRO Birth Index] Mother's Maiden Name: Green Registration Year:      1914 Registration Quarter: Jul-Aug-Sep Registration district:      Calne Inferred County: Wiltshire Volume: 5a Page: 147
Text:
Note 1939 UK Register has birth date 28 Jul 1914 rather than 21 Jul.
Christening of a sonEdwin Robert Sterry
August 19, 1914 (Age 36 years)
Text:
Blackland 1914 Aug 19 Edwin Robert s. Walter James & Ada May Sterry, Blackland, Carpenter
Birth of a grandson
#1
Brian Arthur Sterry
October 1931 (Age 53 years)
Source: GRO
Text:
STERRY Brian A, Calne, 5a, 103, 4, 1931, Wilkins
Death of a fatherJohn Sterry
October 8, 1932 (Age 54 years)
Publication: Published on FindMyPast Feb 2009
Text:
STERRY      John, Calne, 5a, 75, 4, 1932, aged 83      MI Index 8 Oct 1932 Aged 83 John Sterry Blackland nr Calne Husband of Honor and Emma
Marriage of a childJohn Vincent SterryDorothy Mary WestonView this family
April 1933 (Age 55 years)
Source: GRO
Text:
Name: Dorothy M Weston Date of Registration: Apr-May-Jun 1933 Registration district: Calne Inferred County: Wiltshire Spouse: John V Sterry Volume Number: 5a Page Number: 197
Shared note: 1939 UK Register
Marriage of a childAlec Walter SterryGwendoline WattsView this family
June 15, 1933 (Age 55 years)
Shared note: 1939 UK Register
Birth of a grandson
#2
Alec Paul Sterry
September 14, 1936 (Age 58 years)
Source: GRO
Text:
Name: Alec P Sterry Mother's Maiden Surname: Watts Date of Registration: Oct-Nov-Dec 1936 Registration district: Bristol Inferred County: Gloucestershire Volume Number: 6a Page Number: 6
Death of a brotherJohn Charles Howard Sterry
April 13, 1954 (Age 76 years)
Source: GRO
Text:
Name: John C H Sterry Birth Date: abt 1889 Date of Registration:Jun 1954 Age at Death: 65 Registration District: Swindon Inferred County: Wiltshire Volume: 7c Page: 461
Text:
1954 STERRY John Charles Howard 129 Albion Street Swindon Wiltshire died 13th April 1954 at St Margarets Hospital Stratton St. Margarets Wiltshire Administration Winchester 20th July to Florence Nellie Sterry widow. Effects £191 5s
Death of a grandsonBrian Arthur Sterry
October 25, 1955 (Age 77 years)

Publication: Published on FindMyPast Feb 2009
Death of a wifeAda May Green
October 27, 1958 (Age 80 years)

Death June 23, 1961 (Age 83 years)

Publication: Published on FindMyPast Feb 2009
Burial
Publication: Published on FindMyPast Feb 2009
Text:
Wiltshire FHS MI Index: Holy Trinity, Calne, Wiltshire 23 Jun 1961 Walter James Sterry Aged 83
Family with parents - View this family
father
mother
Marriage: October 19, 1875Calne, Wiltshire, England
11 months
elder sister
18 months
himself
17 months
younger sister
Emma Eliza Sterry
Birth: July 26, 1879 30 32Blackland, Wiltshire, England
Death: July 24, 1882Calne, Wiltshire, England
18 months
younger sister
2 years
younger sister
6 years
younger brother
Father’s family with Emma Aspeck - View this family
father
step-mother
Emma Aspeck
Birth: June 3, 1851Bencroft, Wiltshire, England
Death: March 3, 1930Blackland, Wiltshire, England
Marriage: February 18, 1901St Pauls, Chippenham, Wiltshire, England
Family with Ada May Green - View this family
himself
wife
Marriage: February 16, 1901Wiltshire, England
3 years
daughter
Marion Sterry
Birth: December 24, 1903 25 24Registration District, Calne, Wiltshire, England
Death: February 1, 1904Blackland, Wiltshire, England
14 months
son
Alec Walter Sterry
Birth: February 11, 1905 26 25Blackland, Wiltshire, England
Death: June 22, 1978Registration District, Mendip, Somerset, England
18 months
son
3 years
son
John Vincent Sterry
Birth: August 31, 1909 31 30Calstone, Wiltshire, England
Death: April 1980Registration District, Trowbridge, Wiltshire, England
17 months
son
4 years
son
Edwin Robert Sterry
Birth: July 21, 1914 36 35Registration District, Calne, Wiltshire, England
Death: June 21, 1970Registration District, Taunton, Somerset, England

Birth1891 Census
BirthKatharine Sterry
Publication: Toronto, Ontario E-mail: ksterry@wattgroup.com
Text:
I came across these old family photographs that I thought might be of interest. The first photograph is of my grandfather's (Alec Walter Sterry) family. It includes Ada May Green & Walter James Sterry (March 2, 1878), and their children- Alec Walter (february 11, 1905), Frank Arthur (August 5, 1906) , Jack (John Vincent - 31 Aug 1909), Jim (Gilbert James - 24 Jan 1911) and Edwin (July 21, 1914) The second photograph is of four generations of my family - John Henry Sterry (June 9, 1849), Walter James Sterry (March 2, 1878), Frank Arthur Sterry (August 5, 1906) and his son Brian who I believe died in a motorcycle accident in his 20's. [Email from Katharine Sterry Sep 2000]
Birth1939 UK Register
ChristeningParish Register
Text:
Calne 1878 Mar 28 Walter James s. John & Honor Sterry, Calne, Miller
MarriageGRO
Text:
1901, 1Q, Walter James STERRY, Calne, 5a, 113
MarriageParish Register
Text:
Blackland 1901 Feb 16 Walter James Sterry, 22, Bachelor, Carpenter, Blackland [Father] John Sterry, Miller & Ada May Green, 21, Spinster, Blackland [Father] Caleb Green, Parish Sexton. Banns. Wit: Blanch Bertha Green, Amos Nathaniel Green. Alfred Thomas Green, Charlotte Florence White
DeathWiltshire Family History Society Memorial Inscription Index
Publication: Published on FindMyPast Feb 2009
BurialWiltshire Family History Society Memorial Inscription Index
Publication: Published on FindMyPast Feb 2009
Text:
Wiltshire FHS MI Index: Holy Trinity, Calne, Wiltshire 23 Jun 1961 Walter James Sterry Aged 83
Marriage
1901 census Chippenham Wiltshire 16 Causeway Walter J Sterry, Head, 23, Carpenter, born Blackland Wilts Ada M Sterry, Wife, 21, born Not Known 1911 census Calne Wiltshire Theobalds Green Calstone (RG14 PN11895 RG78PN660 RD244 SD1 ED10 SN53) Walter James Sterry, Head, 33, Carpenter, born Calne Wiltshire Ada May Sterry, Wife, 31, born Blackland Wiltshire Alec Walter Sterry, Son, 6, born Blackland Wiltshire Frank Arthur Sterry, Son, 4, born Blackland Wiltshire John Vincent Sterry, 1, born Blackland Wiltshire Gilbert James Sterry, Son, 2 months, born Blackland Wiltshire 1939 UK Register Calne and Chippenham R.D. Wiltshire [7148d 008] Blackland Cross Rd Calne & Chippenham Walter Sterry, 1878 Mar 2, M, Carpenter Journeyman Ada M Sterry, 1879 May 1, M, Unpaid Domestic Duties Gilbert J Sterry, 1911 Jan 24, S, Animal Food Mixer
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Note: Walter James Sterry and his wife Ada May with sons Alec(1905), Frank(1906), Jack (1909), Jim (1911) and Edwin (1914). Photo wiith thanks to Katharine Sterry.