WATKINS and LAPHAM of Monmouthshire and Bristol UK:Information about Alison Mary Lapham
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Alison Mary Lapham (b. 16 May 1908, d. 22 Dec 1999)Alison Mary Lapham (daughter of Alfred Thomas Lapham and Florence Caroline Evans) was born 16 May 1908 in Filton, Gloucestershire UK, and died 22 Dec 1999 in Heartlands Hospital,Bordesley Green, Birmingham, West Midlands UK18.She married (1) Olive (alias Rougenez) Meade.She married (2) Dorothy Hare in Brighton College of Education.She married (3) Joseph S Forman, son of - Forman.She married (4) Alfred Henry (David) Watkins on 23 Dec 1933 in Parish Church, Berkswell, Warwickshire, son of Alfred Henry Watkins and Blanche Eveline Jones.
Notes for Alison Mary Lapham:
deputy head in charge of infants, taught reception class
Headmaster Mr Brooking
DixonRoad Junior and Infants School
holiday Switzerland Basle August Sept 1959
Married Mrs. David Watkins
Warwickshire telphone sutton Coldfield 1548
about 1938 to
230 Widney lane
Warcks B71 3JYtelephone SOL 0458 became0121 705 0456
Florence Caroline Lapham nee Evanstheir mother
was in a mental hospital fromabout 1914 to 1924
would this be Gloucester ?
Norman R Lapham* November 21, 1898
Howard Bartley Lapham* September 12, 1900
in 1901 census at 132 Cheltenham Road
Norah Lapham * March 4, 1903
Evelyn (May) Lapham* August 17, 1907about 1929 dementia precox to mental hospital
Alison Mary Lapham* May 16, 1908my mother
Alfred George (Dick) Lapham * October 19, 1912
Sheila Lapham* April 2, 1915
Olive Meade* December 11????died March 12, 1969maried a Brian Hooper and a life long friend
all attended Filton schoolto age 7 thentook tram from Horfield to Bishopston
attending Bishops Road Elementary School
if the weather was good they walked the 3 miles and spent the ticket money on sweets
Alison 1919 and May won scholarships to Colston Girls Scool
Alison returnd to Filton school as a pupil teacher 1925
Alison amd Olive went on to train as teachers Brighton Municipal Training College1926-8
More About Alison Mary Lapham:
Alison writes: 23 Sep 1999, Garden full of flowers AMW BB.
Burial: Jan 2000, Ashes scattered between the apple trees back of230 Widney Lane Solihull B91 3JY.19
Leah beloved: 27 Dec 1937, Spaniel killed AMW BB.
Pupil Teacher: 1925, Filton.
School: 1919, Colston Girls School.
Teacher training: 1926, Brighton Municipal Training College.
Teachers ref. no.: 1928, 28/01328.
The Birghthelmstonian: May 1936, Old Girls Magazine.
More About Alison Mary Lapham and Dorothy Hare:
Friends: Brighton College of Education.
More About Alison Mary Lapham and Alfred Henry (David) Watkins:
Marriage: 23 Dec 1933, Parish Church, Berkswell, Warwickshire.
Children of Alison Mary Lapham and Olive (alias Rougenez) Meade are:
- +John Gaverne Hooper.
- +Sally Hooper.
Children of Alison Mary Lapham and Joseph S Forman are:
- +Hugh Bartley Watkins.
Children of Alison Mary Lapham and Alfred Henry (David) Watkins are:
- +Hugh Bartley Watkins.