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GODFREY ROBARTS PEARSE (b. Abt. August 1848, d. October 25, 1926)GODFREY ROBARTS PEARSE (son of CHARLES JOHN PEARSE and Georgiana Davis Heatley) was born Abt. August 1848 in Watford, Herts., and died October 25, 1926 in Kempsey, Worcester, Eng.91, 92.He married (1) CECILIA MARIA de CANDIA on February 29, 1872 in ST PAULS, WILTON GROVE, LONDON93, daughter of GIOVANNI MATTEO de CANDIA and GIULIA GRISI.He married (2) ALICE FLAVIE BLANCHE FAUCON on 1891 in London, daughter of DANIEL THEODORE FAUCON.
Notes for GODFREY ROBARTS PEARSE:
The 1876 London Directory lists him as a share and stock broker in a company called Govett, Pearse and Co. of 50 Threadneedle Street. His residence is not listed.
His marriage certificate in 1872 lists his address as 13 Motcomb Street. In 1863 this address had been listed as the location of Smith & Youens, Milliners.
Godfrey Robarts Pearse is not listed in the 1872 Directory.
The church records at baptism list him as Henry Robarts Pearse. Some time after that he changed his name to Godfrey Robarts Pearse. There is no official record of this birth that I could find.
He died in the home of his niece, Edith Scott, Draycott House, Kempsey, Worcester. I have a copy of his will dated 22 Sept 1926 . He died on October 25 1926, aged 78. There is no ackowledgement of the paternity of Godfrey Scott-Pearse.His executor was his nephew, Wilfred Stephenson, son of Charles Stephenson.
The Times reported an action in Queen's Bench Court on Tuesday, May 25, 1886;page 4; issue 31768, against Godfrey Pearse for $2,000.
More About GODFREY ROBARTS PEARSE:
Baptism: August 16, 1848, St. Mary's,Watford, Herts. as Henry Robarts.
Fact 2: DIED AT DRAYCOTT HOUSE, KEMPSEY, near Worcester..
Fact 3: NIECE EDITHSCOTT, co-owner 0f Draycott House with her sisters, reported death..
Fact 4: NO RECORD OF BIRTH IN UK, as Godfrey R.or as Henry R..
Fact 5: NOT MARRIED TO ALICE FAUCON.
Fact 6: 1872, LIVED IN OVINGTON SQUARE WITH MARIA.
Fact 7: 1926, Last will appointed Wilfred Stephenson of 20 Elm ParkGdns.,London SW executor.
Fact 8: 1926, Miss Mary Stephenson mentioned in Will.
Occupation: Stockbroker in London.
More About GODFREY ROBARTS PEARSE and CECILIA MARIA de CANDIA:
Marriage: February 29, 1872, ST PAULS, WILTON GROVE, LONDON.93
Marriage Notes for GODFREY ROBARTS PEARSE and CECILIA MARIA de CANDIA:
Marriage recorded St. George's Hanover Square Jan-Mar 1872 1a 432.
More About GODFREY ROBARTS PEARSE and ALICE FLAVIE BLANCHE FAUCON:
Friends: 1891, London.
Marriage Fact: 1891, never married, paternity of G S-P never ackn..
Children of GODFREY ROBARTS PEARSE and ALICE FLAVIE BLANCHE FAUCON are:
- +GODFREY SCOTT-PEARSE, b. October 4, 1892, `LONDON, ENG.94, d. September 23, 1957, LYMINGTON,HANTS,ENG..