Family History Notebook

Mabel Minnie Larkins

Daughter of Jeremiah Larkins and Ann Catharine Holmes, born on the 16th of September 1880 at 7 MacNeil Road, Camberwell, London 1

Married John Stephen Swindale  on the on the 5th of August 1914 at St Paul's, Lorimer Square, Southwark, London

Children

John Alexander, born on the 20th of December 1915 at 2 Morna Road, Denmark Hill, London
Harold Stephen, born on the 19th of August 1918 at 27, Cedardale Road, Walton, Liverpool
Walter, born on the 19th of August 1918 at 27, Cedardale Road, Walton, Liverpool (died in infancy)
Lilian Margaret, born on the 10th of July 1920

Died on the 8th of December 1977 in Bristol

In 1901 she was a pupil teacher at an elementary school in Newington, London and then attended Homerton (Teacher Training) College Cambridge. 2

Notes

1    J Larkins Register of Births gives Date of Birth as 16 Sep 1881 but mother (Mabel) herself gave the date as 16 Sep 1880 (JAS Red Book). This is confirmed by the 1881 census

2    Mabel wrote a card to Flo dated 19.1.03 from "Cavendish College". Cavendish College was the name of the (failed) hostel in Cambridge taken over in 1895 by Homerton College when it moved from London to Cambridge.

3    Lived with Margaret at 6 Church Walk, Peterborough 1943-46. They had the ground floor and upstairs rooms at the back of the house.
Moved with daughter Margaret to 13, Clyde Road, Bristol in 1958 (JAS notes Dec 1981).

Cause of death Myocardial Infarct with Arteriosclerosis