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Ebenezer Kirkham Minter

Male 1874 - 1962  (88 years)


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  • Name Ebenezer Kirkham Minter 
    Born 31 Mar 1874  Walthamstow, London Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Gender Male 
    Died 16 Apr 1962  Broadstairs, Kent Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Ashes interred Aft 16 Apr 1962  [3
    St Peters churchyard, Thanet, Kent 
    _UID 04F6935664F94584ACB72E460014EEB09266 
    Notes 
    • Educated at Aske's Haberdashers School, New Cross. London. Left school against parents' wishes to take up apprenticeship with butcher at New Cross but had to give this up after one year to attend to family business upon father's breakdown in health. Left family business after disagreement with brother and obtained appointment with Hay's Wharf (Cartage Dept.) on 27 October 1899. Created separate meat carrying department of Hay's Wharf Cartage Co. of which he became manager. Retired in 1934 but worked with UK Meat Transport Organisation during the second world war. Served on Broadstairs and St Peters Urban District Council between 1928 and 1943; became chairman 1936 - 37.

      1901 census: at 8 Ennersdale Road, Lewisham, London, Ebenezer K (27, cartage foreman), Ada K (29), Kirkham S (6) and Harold F (1).

      1911 census: at 211 Hither Green Lane, Lewisham SE London (6 rooms), Ebenezer Kirkham (head, 37, married, market representative, employed, born St Marys Walthamstow), Ada Eliza (wife, 39, married 17 years, 2 children both living, born St Pauls Deptford), Kirkham Sidney (son, 16, single, boy civil service clerk, born St Pauls Deptford), Harold Filmer (son, 11, school boy, born St Pauls Deptford) and a servant, Sarah Emma COLE, 55, single, born St Saviours Southwark.
      Form signed Ebenezer Kirkham Minter.

      The London Gazette of 28 November 1913 records that Ebenezer Kirkham Minter was about to be registered as Proprietor of a leasehold Dwelling-house and garden, 20, Octavius Street, St Paul Deptford. His address was 211, Hither Green Lane, Lewisham, S.E.; a market representative.

      The Times (London, England), Friday, Oct 31, 1930; pg. 17; Issue 45658 records that Mr E K Minter (Manager, Hays Wharf Cartage Company, Limited) was among those attending a memorial service on 30 October 1930 at Whitefield's Central Mission, Tottenham Court Road, London for Mr Harry Gosling MP.

      The Times (London, England), Thursday, Mar 03, 1932; pg. 15; Issue 46072 records that Mr E K Minter was among those attending a memorial service on 2 March 1932 at Southwark Cathedral for Mr John Wilson, late secretary of Hay's Wharf.

      1939 Register: at Dongola, Waldron Road, Broadstairs and St Peter's U.D., Kent
      Minter, Ebenezer K born 31 Mar 1874, married, retired manager of transport company
      Minter, Ada E born 6 Dec 1871, married, unpaid domestic duties

      From England & Wales, National Probate Calendar (Index of Wills and Administrations), 1858-1966 at Ancestry.com:
      Minter Ebenezer Kirkham of Dongola Waldron Road Broadstairs Kent died 16 April 1962 at York House The Vale Broadstairs Probate London 29 June to Kirkham Sidney Minter retired civil servant and Harold Filmer Minter company director. Effects £31247 13s.
    Person ID I74  Canterbury, Kent
    Last Modified 28 Oct 2016 

    Father Filmer Hume Minter,   b. 22 Jul 1825, Butchery Lane, Canterbury Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 24 Jan 1907, Broadstairs, Kent Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 81 years) 
    Mother Lydia UNWIN,   b. 1 Feb 1831, Chertsey, Surrey Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 18 Sep 1920, Broadstairs, Kent Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 89 years) 
    Married 14 Aug 1855  Parish Church, Byfleet, Surrey Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Family ID F32  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Ada Eliza SANDERSON,   b. 6 Dec 1871, Rotherhithe, London Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 24 Mar 1966, Broadstairs, Kent Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 94 years) 
    Married 24 Feb 1894  St James Hatcham, New Cross, London Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Children 
     1. Kirkham Sidney Minter,   b. 24 Dec 1894, New Cross, London Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 14 Jan 1986, Broadstairs, Kent Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 91 years)
     2. Harold Filmer Minter,   b. 30 Jun 1899, New Cross, London Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 4 Jan 1978, Parkstone, Dorset Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 78 years)
    Last Modified 8 Sep 2009 
    Family ID F46  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 31 Mar 1874 - Walthamstow, London Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 16 Apr 1962 - Broadstairs, Kent Link to Google Earth
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  • Sources 
    1. [S14] BMD index (Reliability: 3).
      Q2 1874 West Ham 4a/110. Date from Cliff Minter.

    2. [S14] BMD index (Reliability: 3).
      Age 88 Q2 1962 Thanet 5b/838. Date and place from Cliff Minter.

    3. [S17] Cliff Minter.

    4. [S14] BMD index, Q3 1855 Chertsey 2a/31. (Reliability: 3).

    5. [S14] BMD index (Reliability: 3).
      Q1 1894 Greenwich 1d/1246. Date and place from Cliff Minter.