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Whiting Family at Games Farm, Lower Road, Peldon. The picture is from the north west corner - door behind the family is now blocked off. From left to right are Anna Whiting, Rhoda, Ruth and Beatrice.
Anna Whiting née Sheldrick [grandmother of Tony Baldwin] was born in 1872 and died 2 Aug 1934 aged 62. She was married to George William Whiting born 1861, died 6 Apr 1922 aged 61. Born in Great Wigborough, her father was John Sheldrick. George was born in Peldon and his father was George Whiting. Both fathers were labourers.
Rhoda Anna Whiting was born 11 Nov 1895, died 20 Sep 1966 aged 70. She was a postwoman. Married to Albert French born 1896, died 20 Mar 1941 aged 45 years
Ruth Ellen Whiting was born 6 Mar 1914 and died aged 84. She was married to Percy Hutton who died in 1949. She was in domestic service and he was a policeman
Photo: Mersea Museum - Tony Baldwin
Image ID PH01_171
Category 1 Places-->Peldon-->People
This image is part of the Mersea Island Museum Collection.