Alfred & Susan Coldridge of Exeter

Alfred, born in Dunsford in 1867, is (probably) the eldest son of Henry & Emma COLDRIDGE of Bicton. He lived in Exeter and had 4 sons with his wife Susan.

Alfred COLDRIDGE's marriage at the age of 25 to Susan FULL, born around 1865, was registered in June 1892 in St Thomas.

Alfred COLDRIDGE, age 25, Bachelor, Brewer, residing St Sidwells Exeter, son of Henry COLDRIDGE, Agricultural Labourer, married Susan FULL, age 29, Spinster, Domestic Servant, residing Pinhoe, daughter of William FULL, Agricultural Labourer, on 1st May 1892 in the Parish Church of Pinhoe after banns. Both signed. Witnesses Henry JOHNS and Elizabeth FULL.

1901 census for Exeter

Address Name Age Relation Occupation
Exeter St Matthew
88 East John St
Alfred COLDRIDGE
Susan COLDRIDGE
William H COLDRIDGE
Arthur S COLDRIDGE
Edgar COLDRIDGE
34
36
7
4
1
Head
Wife
Son
Son
Son
Carter (Builders)

In 1901 Alfred & Susan are living in Exeter with their 3 young children. The census gives Susan's birthplace as Broadhempstone, and she may be his brother's wife's sister.

William Henry COLDRIDGE's birth was registered in September 1893 in Exeter.

Florence May COLDRIDGE's birth was registered in March 1895 in Exeter, and her death, aged 2, was registered in June 1897 in Exeter. [†]

Arthur Stanley COLDRIDGE's birth was registered in December 1896 in Exeter.

Edgar COLDRIDGE's birth was registered in June 1899 in Exeter.

1911 census for Exeter

Address Name Age Relation Occupation
Exeter
88 East John St
Alfred COLDRIDGE
Susan COLDRIDGE
Arthur COLDRIDGE
Edgar COLDRIDGE
Ernest COLDRIDGE
46
48
14
12
6
Head
Wife
Son
Son
Son
Dustman

Under a Gardener
School
School

In 1911 Alfred & Susan are still in Exeter, but William is not recorded and they have a young son:

Ernest John COLDRIDGE's birth was registered in December 1904 in Exeter.

 

The following records relate to Alfred & Susan's son William:

William H COLDRIDGE's marriage at the age of 22 to Alice A WRIGHT was registered in September 1915 in Exeter, and their children are also recorded:

Harry S COLDRIDGE's birth was registered in December 1919 in Exeter.

Cyril G COLDRIDGE's birth was registered in December 1924 in Exeter.

Doreen M COLDRIDGE's birth was registered in September 1929 in Exeter.

Harry S COLDRIDGE's marriage to Doris M PHILLIPS was registered in December 1943 in Devon Central.

Trevor S COLDRIDGE's birth was registered in June 1945 in Exeter.

Terence J COLDRIDGE's birth was registered in December 1946 in Newton Abbot.

Cyril G COLDRIDGE's marriage to Joyce L COLES was registered in March 1948 in Exeter.

Julia COLDRIDGE's birth was registered in March 1954 in Exeter.

David COLDRIDGE's birth was registered in June 1957 in Exeter.

Doreen M COLDRIDGE's marriage to Reginald G MULLER was registered in March 1951 in Exeter.

William Henry COLDRIDGE's death, aged 77, was registered in June 1971 in Exeter. His date of birth is given as 16th July 1893.

William Henry COLDRIDGE of 109 East St John St Exeter died 19 April 1971 Probate Bristol 27 May. £2712.

Alice Amelia COLDRIDGE's death, aged 85, was registered in December 1976 in Exeter. Her date of birth is given as 20th August 1891.

Alice Amelia COLDRIDGE of 47 East John Wk Exeter died 9 December 1976 Probate Bristol 5 January 1976 £6589

 

The following records relate to Alfred & Susan's son Edgar:

Edgar COLDRIDGE's marriage at the age of 21 to May J TUERSLEY was registered in September 1920 in Exeter, and their child is also recorded:

Ivor E COLDRIDGE's birth was registered in December 1922 in Exeter.

Ivor E COLDRIDGE's marriage to Johanna M E VAN SOOMEREN was registered in March 1946 in New Forest, Hants.

Ivor Edgar COLDRIDGE's death, aged 66, was registered in January 1989 in Southampton. His date of birth is given as 7th October 1922.

Johanna Maria E COLDRIDGE's death, aged 85, was registered in March 2006 in Southampton. Her date of birth is given as 16th August 1920.

May I E COLDRIDGE's death, aged 53, was registered in December 1953 in Southampton.

Edgar COLDRIDGE's death, aged 59, was registered in June 1958 in New Forest, Hants.

 

The following records relate to Alfred & Susan's son Arthur:

Arthur S COLDRIDGE's marriage at the age of 28 to Emily B V MORTIMORE was registered in September 1925 in Exeter, and their children are also recorded:

Evelyn M COLDRIDGE's birth was registered in December 1927 in Exeter.

William A COLDRIDGE's birth was registered in September 1931 in Exeter.

Sylvia A COLDRIDGE's birth was registered in June 1937 in Exeter.

Evelyn M COLDRIDGE's marriage to Roy C KERSWILL was registered in September 1949 in Exeter.

William A COLDRIDGE's marriage to Audrey J HAWKINS was registered in September 1972 in Devon Central.

Sylvia A COLDRIDGE's marriage to Andrew G HYNDS was registered in December 1958 in Exeter.

Arthur Stanley COLDRIDGE's death, aged 84, was registered in March 1981 in Exeter. His date of birth is given as 10th October 1896.

Emily Bertha V COLDRIDGE's death, aged 85, was registered in April 1986 in Exeter. Her date of birth is given as 2nd July 1900.

 

The following records relate to Alfred & Susan's son Ernest:

Ernest J COLDRIDGE's marriage at the age of 26 to Ethel F SPRAGUE was registered in June 1931 in Exeter.

Ethel F COLDRIDGE's death, aged 54 ,was registered in March 1963 in Exeter.

Ernest J COLDRIDGE's marriage to Lucy BORN was registered in December 1968 in Exeter.

Ernest John COLDRIDGE's death, aged 66, was registered in September 1971 in Exeter. His date of birth is given as 21st October 1904.

Ernest John COLDRIDGE of 37 Hoopern St Exeter died 24 July 1971 Administration Bristol 13 August. £3000.

Lucy COLDRIDGE's death, aged 88, was registered in February 1997 in Exeter. Her date of birth is given as 9th January 1909.

 

Records of Alfred & Susan's deaths have also been found:

Susan COLDRIDGE's death, aged 79, was registered in June 1942 in Devon Central.

Alfred COLDRIDGE's death, aged 79, was registered in March 1945 in Exeter.