10 December 2010

James Harold Hedding (1888 - 1979)

James Harold Hedding (1888 - 1979)


JAMES HAROLD HEDDING was born on 10 June 1888, in Umtata, Cape Colony, South Africa, to Ernulphus Theodore Hedding and Sarah Elizabeth Ann Hedding [Kidd]. In February 1915, aged 26 years, he was an Engineering Electrician in Golden Kopi, Rhodesia. James died on 16 May 1979, aged 90 years.

He served in the military Service No. 1492 2/6 CYC Battalion Royal Sussex Regiment on 23 Feb 1915 in Brighton, Sussex, England. Appointed to Lance Corporal (Acting) on 3rd March 1915. He was discharged  to join the Expeditionary Force on 25 Jun 1915.

He attested in the military Regiment Number: 119016 Canadian Expeditionary Force (CEF) on 25 Jun 1915.


He was a member of Royal Aero Club on 11 May 1917 in Edgware, Middlesex, England. 




Spouse:
Norah Bishop (1891-1973)
 Marriage: 1919 to Norah Bishop (13 Jan 1891 - 25 Mar 1973) 
 
Children:
  1. Margaret Elizabeth "Peggy" Hedding (1920- )
  2. Pamela Elaine Anne Hedding (1925-2002)

22 October 2010

Eric William Hedding (1909 – 1951)

Eric William Hedding

Birth: 30 Jan 1909 - East London, , Cape Province, South Africa
Christening: 6 Mar 1909 - East London, , Cape Province, South Africa

Baptism Register Eric William Hedding 1909

Death: 14 Nov 1951 - Stellenbosch, Cape, South Africa
Burial: 1951 - Stellenbosch, Cape, South Africa


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Events
  1. Arrival: Aboard the "Armadale Castle" from Port Elizabeth, South Africa, 2 Apr 1910, Southampton, Hampshire, England. Travelling with his parents  and two siblings.
Manifest of the "Armadale Castle"
1911 England census
He appeared on the England census on 2 Apr 1911 in Cambridge, Cambridge, Cambridgeshire, England. Age 2.



He resided at 50 Glisson Road, Cambridge in 1911 in Cambridge, Cambridge, Cambridgeshire, England. Living with parents.




Departure: Aboard the "Windsor Castle" bound for South Africa, 24 Nov 1925, Southampton, Hampshire, England.


He worked as a Farmer in 1935 in Bournemouth, Hampshire, England.
Manifest of the "Cararvon Castle"


Arrival: Aboard the "Carnarvon Castle" from Durban, 25 Mar 1935, Southampton, Hampshire, England. Accompanied by Bertha Hedding Age 65.

Departure: Aboard the "Warwick Castle" bound for the Cape, South Africa, 27 Sep 1935, Southampton, , Hampshire, England.
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Parents
         Father: William Hedding (1864- 1926)
         Mother: Bertha Elizabeth Warren (1869-1961)
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Spouse
1. Maida Capel Bevan (5 Jun 1909 - )  Marriage: 22 Nov 1941
Marriage Register Eric Hedding and Maida Capel Bevan 1941

2. Bertha Alletta Toerien (25 Jun 1911 - 17 Jan 1966) Marriage: 29 Mar 1945

09 January 2010

Cecil George Hedding

Cecil George Hedding
Parents: William Hedding (1864-) and Bertha Elizabeth Warren (1869-1961)
Life Range: Cir 1891 - 4 Apr 1919

Birth 13 Feb 1891 in King William's Town, Cape Province, South Africa
Christening: 22 Mar 1891 in King William's Town, Cape Province, South Africa



Citation: Anglican Church (South Africa), Parish Registers, 1850-2004, "Baptism Register, Holy Trinity, King William's Town," Cecil George Hedding, Page 79, Entry 781; digital images, FamilySearch
 
29 Feb 1908 Arrival: Southampton, Hampshire, England. Aboard the "Kenilworth Castle" outbound from East London.

Also travelling with Cecil:
Blanche Hedding (1889-1930)
Charlotte Iris Hedding (1890-1936)
James Lawrence Hedding (1896-1916)

Citation: "UK Incoming Passenger Lists, 1878-1960," Class: BT26; Piece: 352; Item: 36; Ancestry.com.


16 Apr 1914 Departure: Cape Town, Cape, South Africa. Aboard the "Edinburgh Castle" bound for Southampton.
28 Apr 1914 Arrival: England, Hampshire, Southampton. Aboard the "Edinburgh Castle" outbound from Cape Town.


Citation: "UK Incoming Passenger Lists, 1878-1960," Edinburgh Castle - Class: BT26; Piece: 598; Item: 46; Ancestry.com.

4 Apr 1919 Death: Dorset, England.

Bertha and James Hedding travel to the UK 1901/1902

Bertha Elizabeth Warren
James Lawrence Hedding
 
South Africa to England
3 Aug 1901  Departure East London, Cape Province, South Africa Aboard the "Dunottar Castle" bound for Southampton
24 Aug 1901 Arrival Southampton, Hampshire, England Aboard the "Dunottar Castle" outbound from East London




Citation: "UK Incoming Passenger Lists, 1878-1960," Class: BT26; Piece: 190; Item: 19; Ancestry.com.

England to South Africa
20 Aug 1902 Departure:    England, Hampshire, , Southampton.  Aboard the "Saxon" bound for East London, South Africa.
11 Sep 1902  Arrival:    South Africa, Cape Province, , East London.  Aboard the "Saxon" outbound from Southampton.




Citation:
Board of Trade: Commercial and Statistical Department, Outwards Passenger Lists (1890-1960), Manifest of "Saxon", Page 10. 

08 January 2010

James Lawrence Hedding (1896 - 1916)

James Lawrence Hedding  (1896 - 1916)

Birth: 26 Jun 1895 in East London, Cape Province, South Africa
Christening: 7 Aug 1895 in East London, Cape Province, South Africa


Baptism Register James Lawrence Hedding 1895


Death: 28 Mar 1916 in France
Burial: 1916 Bethune, Pas de Calais, France

Son of William and Bertha
Brother of Blanche, Charlotte, Cecil, Sylvia and Eric

Served as a Private in the Hampshire Regiment
Lieutenant in the 3rd Battalion Dorsetshire Regiment
Web: http://www.roll-of-honour.com/Cambridgeshire/Sawston.html
Extract from:
Marquis De Ruvigny, De Ruvigny's Roll of Honour 1914-1918 (N.p.: Naval and Military Press Ltd, 1 Oct 2006), 134.
Transcription:

HEDDING, JAMES LAWRENCE, 2nd Lieut., 3rd (Reserve) Battn. (Dorsetshire Militia), Thc Dorsetshire Regt., 2nd s. of William Hedding, of Chalumna, Dunbar Road, Bournemouth, by his wife, Bertha Elizabeth, dau. of Thomas Hawlett Warren ;  b. East London, South Africa, 26 June, 1898 ;  educ. Selbourne College, East London, South Africa, and afterwards by a tutor in Cambridge, where he was when the European War broke out ;  volunteered and enlisted in the 7th (Service) Battn. The Hampshire Regt. 14 Sept. 1914, and after going through a course of training, was given a commission as 2nd Lieut. in the 3rd Dorsetshire Regt. 14 April, 1915 ;  served with the Expeditionary Force in France from 1 Oct. following, when he was attached to the 1st Battn. The Middlesex Regt., and died in hospital at Bethune 28 March, 1916, from wounds received in action in the trenches near Cuinchy the same day from a rifle grenade ;  unm.

Sylvia Hannah HEDDING (1893-1972)

Sylvia Hannah Hedding

Parents: William Hedding (1864-) and Bertha Elizabeth Warren (1869-1961)

1893 May 10    Birth: South Africa, Cape, King William's Town. 
1893 Jun 7   Christening: South Africa, Cape, King William's Town.  
 - Address: Holy Trinity Church - King William's Town
   
Marriage Register Raymond Lloyd and Sylvia Hedding 1924

9 Dec 1925    Marriage:  Raymond Lionel Lloyd (1886-1957).
Divorced circa 1937.

Children: Sylvia June LLOYD  was born June 4, 1931.
Sylvia and  George William Leonard WHEELER  were married about 1954.
1972 Sep 24   

Death: 24 Sep 1972 South Africa, Cape, Cape Town.