Erroll Melville Paget BOWYER

Erroll Melville Paget BOWYER

Male 1879 - 1940  (61 years)

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  • Name Erroll Melville Paget BOWYER 
    Born 11 Aug 1879  Buckland Lodge, Croydon, Surrey, ENGLAND Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Christened 13 Jun 1880  Ockham Church, Ripley, Surrey, ENGLAND Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Died 30 Oct 1940  Croydon, Surrey, ENGLAND Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • In married life, Erroll lived in Norwood and Dulwich, being killed in his Norwood home by enemy action on the night of 29th October, 1940.
    Probate Date 4 Jan 1941 
    Llandudno 
    Age 61 years 
    Photos
    BOWYER, Erroll Melville Paget
    BOWYER, Erroll Melville Paget
    Headstones
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    Baptism Record
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    BOWYER, Erroll Melville Paget
    Baptism solemnized in the Parish of Ockham, Surrey, ENGLAND
    Criminal Register
    BOWYER, Erroll Melville Paget
    BOWYER, Erroll Melville Paget
    The Times Newspaper notice of Householders struggle with armed intruder in 1914 (Part 1)
    BOWYER, Erroll Melville Paget
    BOWYER, Erroll Melville Paget
    The Times Newspaper notice of Householders struggle with armed intruder in 1914 (Part 2)
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    BOWYER, Erroll Melville Paget
    The Times Newspaper notice of Householders struggle with armed intruder in 1914 (Part 3)
    Memorial
    BOWYER, Erroll Melville Paget
    BOWYER, Erroll Melville Paget
    Commemoration by the Commonwealth War Graves Commission
    Newspaper Notice
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    Newspaper Notice in the London Gazette dated 31 Dec 1940 regarding claims against his estate
    BOWYER, Erroll Melville Paget
    BOWYER, Erroll Melville Paget
    The Times newspaper death notice on Nov 12 1940
    Probate Record
    BOWYER, Erroll Melville Paget
    BOWYER, Erroll Melville Paget
    Probate Registered in Llandudno
    Tributes
    BOWYER, Erroll, Melville Paget
    BOWYER, Erroll, Melville Paget
    The Croydon Roll of Honour
    Person ID I4429  Roe Family Tree
    Last Modified 22 Oct 2018 

    Father Henry Downes BOWYER,   b. 22 Aug 1833, Betchworth, Surrey, ENGLAND Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 27 Aug 1912, Croydon, Surrey, ENGLAND Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 79 years) 
    Mother Rose PAGET,   b. 1 Nov 1835, Beckenham, Kent, ENGLAND Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 12 Jun 1921, Croydon, Surrey, ENGLAND Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 85 years) 
    Married 28 Nov 1860  St James Church, Croydon, London, ENGLAND Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F1666  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Winifred FEAVER,   b. 20 Jul 1881, Eastbourne, East Sussex, ENGLAND Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 4 Apr 1963, Bournemouth, Dorset, ENGLAND Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 81 years) 
    Married 30 Apr 1910  Congregational Church, Penge, Surrey, ENGLAND Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
    +1. Frederick Paget BOWYER,   b. 28 Nov 1911, Croyden, Surrey, ENGLAND Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 26 Dec 1999, Swanage, Dorset, ENGLAND Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 88 years)
     2. Vivian Erroll BOWYER,   b. Abt 1913, Croydon, Surrey, ENGLAND Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 14 Aug 2009, Lymington, Hampshire, ENGLAND Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 96 years)
     3. Robert Leslie BOWYER,   b. 16 May 1917, Croydon, Greater London, ENGLAND Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 19 Sep 1992, ENGLAND Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 75 years)
     4. Maurice Gordon BOWYER,   b. 17 Dec 1921, Croyden, Surrey, ENGLAND Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 30 Dec 2015, Yeovil, Somerset, ENGLAND Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 94 years)
    Last Modified 22 Oct 2018 
    Family ID F1669  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • ERROLL MELVILLE PAGET BOWYER was born at Buckland Lodge, Croydon, Surrey, on 11th August, 1879. He was baptised at Ockham Church, Ripley, Surrey on 13th June, 1880. He was very much the baby, having elderly parents and no brother nearer in age than nine years. He was educated at the Whitgift School.

      He married on 30th April, 1910, at Penge, Surrey, Congregational Church, built by his father-in-law to be, Winifred, daughter of Frederick William Feaver of Norwood, Surrey, tin box manufacturer and inventor of the can opening key of 1875.

      Erroll had four sons, (Frederick) Paget, Vivian Erroll, Robert Leslie and Maurice Gordon.

      In married life, Erroll lived in Norwood and Dulwich, being killed in his Norwood home by enemy action on the night of 29th October, 1940.

      Winifred died at Bournemouth on 4th April, 1963, and was buried there.