Facts and Events
||Bertram Stanley May
||9 Feb 1895
||Plymouth, Devon, England
||31 Mar 1901
||Plymouth, Devon, EnglandPear Tree Cottage, 21 John Street
||2 Apr 1911
||Plymouth, Devon, England1 Pear Tree Cottages, 21 John Street
||Devon, Englandto Nellie Frances Dorothy
||Plymouth, Devon, England
Bertram Stanley May was born on 9th February 1895 at Plymouth in Devon, son of Louisa Kate May, formerly Harry, and her husband William May, a compositor printer. Bertram appears in both the 1901 and 1911 censuses living with his parents and siblings at Pear Tree Cottage, 21 John Street, Plymouth. By 1911 he was working as a printer's errand boy. Bertram's father died in 1911, when Bertram was 16 years old.
In 1920 Bertram married Nellie Frances Dorothy, who was from Exeter. They married in the Exeter area but then returned to Plymouth, where they had two children during the 1920s.
Bertram died in 1975, aged 80. Nellie outlived him by eleven years.
- ↑ Births index, in General Register Office. England and Wales Civil Registration. (London: General Register Office), Primary quality.
b. Bertram Stanley MAY, March Quarter 1895, Plymouth Registration District, Vol. 5b, page 249
- ↑ General Register Office. The National Archives (TNA): Public Record Office (PRO) RG 13 General Register Office: 1901 Census Schedules, Class RG13; Piece 2103; Folio 11; Page 13, 31 Mar 1901, Primary quality.
|Address||Pear Tree Cott[age], 21 John Street, Plymouth, Devon|
|Name||Relation to head||Marital status||Sex||Age||Implied birthdate||Occupation||Status||Birthplace|
|William May||head||married||male||40||1860/1||Letterpress Printer||worker||Devonport, Devon|
|Louisa May||wife||married||female||43||1857/8||Dartmouth, Devon|
|Winifred May||daughter||female||15||1885/6||General Servant (Domestic)||worker||Plymouth, Devon|
|Louisa May||daughter||female||14||1886/7||General Servant Domestic||worker||Plymouth, Devon|
|Frank May||son||male||11||1889/90||Plymouth, Devon|
|Alice May||daughter||female||13||1887/8||Plymouth, Devon|
|Harry May||son||male||10||1890/1||Plymouth, Devon|
|William May||son||male||9||1891/2||Plymouth, Devon|
|Bertram May||son||male||6||1894/5||Plymouth, Devon|
- ↑ General Register Office. The National Archives (TNA): Public Record Office (PRO) RG 14 General Register Office: 1911 Census Schedules, Class RG14; Piece 13001; Schedule 450, 2 Apr 1911, Primary quality.
|Address||1 Pear Tree Cottages, 21 John Street|
|Parish & County||Plymouth, Devon|
|Name||Relation||Sex||Age||Implied birthdate||Marital status||For each Married Woman||Profession or Occupation||Birthplace||Nationality of people born abroad||Infirmity|
|Completed years the present Marriage has lasted||Children born alive to present marriage||Children still living||Children who have died||Occupation||Industry||Status||Whether Working at Home|
|William May||head||male||50||1860/1||married||Invalid||Devonport, Devon|
|Louisa May||wife||female||53||1857/8||married||27||8||7||1||Dartmouth, Devon|
|Louisa Rimmer||daughter||female||24||1886/7||married||1||none||Plymouth, Devon|
|Alice May||daughter||female||23||1887/8||single||Plymouth, Devon|
|Harry May||son||male||20||1890/1||single||Domestic R.N.||worker||Plymouth, Devon|
|Bertram May||son||male||16||1894/5||single||Errand Boy (Printer's)||worker||Plymouth, Devon|
- ↑ 4.0 4.1 Deaths index, in General Register Office. England and Wales Civil Registration. (London: General Register Office), Primary quality.
d. Bertram Stanley MAY, June Quarter 1975, Plymouth Registration District, Vol. 21, page 1716, born 9 Feb 1895