See also

Family of Robert George BONFIELD and Alice Maud Mary JOHNSON

Husband: Robert George BONFIELD

  • Name:

  • Robert George BONFIELD2,3

  • Sex:

  • Male

  • Father:

  • Robert BONFIELD (1838-1915)

  • Mother:

  • Elizabeth ANDERSON (1838-1912)

  • Note:

  • His name is on wall of rememberance at Tottenham cemetary. Travelled to Canada 20th June 1907 with wife Alice, children Robert Jnr 12yrs,Albert 6yrs,Henry (Harry) 3yrs & Alice 10months (this must be mistake as her birthdate is for George) - passenger shipping lists from Liverpool to Quebec - needs investigation as to where they went & when they returned. His death certificate shows T.B. & Heart Failure (ie: attack)

  • Birth:

  • btw 1 Jul 1868 and 30 Sep 1868

  • Islington, London N2

  • Census:

  • 1871 (age 2-3)

  • Islington, London N3

  •  

  • Address: 64 Frederick Street

  • Occupation:

  • 1881 (age 12-13)

  • Railway Van Guard4

  • Census:

  • 1881 (age 12-13)

  • Islington, London N4

  •  

  • Address: 64 Frederick Street

  • Census:

  • 1901 (age 32-33)

  • Tottenham, London N5

  •  

  • Address: 7 Newton Road

  • Occupation:

  • 1901 (age 32-33)

  • Soldier5

  • Emigration:

  • 20 Jun 1907 (age 40)

  • from Liverpool, Merseyside to Quebec, Canada6

  •  

  • On board SS Canada

  • Occupation:

  • 20 Jun 1907 (age 40)

  • Joiner

  • Census:

  • 2 Apr 1911 (age 45)

  • Tottenham, London N7

  •  

  • Address: 24 Shaftesbury Street

  • Occupation:

  • 2 Apr 1911 (age 45)

  • Coal Porter7

  •  

  • Whether Employer, Worker, or Working on Own Account: Worker

  • Death:

  • c. 1918 (age 49-50)

  • Tottenham, London N

  •  

  • Address: 2a Lorenco Road

  • Burial:

  • 27 Nov 1918

  • Islington, London N8

  •  

  • Address: Islington Cemetery

Wife: Alice Maud Mary JOHNSON

  • Name:

  • Alice Maud Mary JOHNSON

  • Sex:

  • Female

  • Father:

  • -

  • Mother:

  • -

  • Note:

  • lived at High Cross, Tottenham on 1901 census then story is that her Robert,Robert jr. Albert. Henry & Alice Jr

     

    emigrated to Canada left Liverpool for Quebec 20/06/1907 on ss Canada. then returned to 2a Lorenco(a) Road Tottenham until both their deaths.Year not known yet.

     

    See Nanaimo FHS Passenger List

  • Birth:

  • btw 1 Apr 1873 and 3 Jun 1873

  • Marylebone, London W9

  • Census:

  • 1901 (age 27-28)

  • Tottenham, London N5

  •  

  • Address: 7 Newton Road

  • Emigration:

  • 20 Jun 1907 (age 34)

  • from Liverpool, Merseyside to Quebec, Canada6

  •  

  • On board SS Canada

  • Census:

  • 2 Apr 1911 (age 40)

  • Tottenham, London N7

  •  

  • Address: 24 Shaftesbury Street

  • Death:

  • c. 20 Nov 1938 (age 65)

  • Tottenham, London N

Child 1: Robert James BONFIELD

  • Name:

  • Robert James BONFIELD

  • Sex:

  • Male

  • Nickname:

  • Bob

  • Spouse:

  • Jessie Ellen SMITH (1900-1984)

  • Note:

  • See Nanaimo FHS Passenger list for arrival in Canada

     

    No BMD trace 1967-70 inc

  • Birth:

  • 3 Jun 1895

  • Islington, London N10

  • Occupation:

  •  

  • Naval Officer, then Postman; Clerkenwell, London EC

  •  

  • Address: Mount Pleasant Sorting Office

  • Census:

  • 1901 (age 5-6)

  • Tottenham, London N5

  •  

  • Address: 7 Newton Road

  • Emigration:

  • 20 Jun 1907 (age 12)

  • from Liverpool, Merseyside to Quebec, Canada6

  •  

  • On board SS Canada

  • Census:

  • 2 Apr 1911 (age 16)

  • Tottenham, London N7

  •  

  • Address: 24 Shaftesbury Street

  • Residence:

  • 29 Sep 1939 (age 44)

  • Edmonton, London N11

  •  

  • Address: 4 Upton Road

  • Occupation:

  • 29 Sep 1939 (age 44)

  • Mail Sorter, GPO11

  • Death:

  • Q1 1977 (age 81)

  • Southend-On-Sea, Essex12

Child 2: Florence May BONFIELD

  • Name:

  • Florence May BONFIELD

  • Sex:

  • Female

  • Birth:

  • 1897

  • Edmonton, London N

  • Census:

  • 1901 (age 3-4)

  • Tottenham, London N5

  •  

  • Address: 7 Newton Road

  • Death:

  • btw 1 Apr 1902 and 30 Jun 1902 (age 4-5)

  • Edmonton, London N13

Child 3: Albert Edward BONFIELD

  • Name:

  • Albert Edward BONFIELD

  • Sex:

  • Male

  • Nickname:

  • Toby - looked like his mother

  • Spouse:

  • Ethel SMITH (1892-1975)

  • Note:

  • \see \nanaimo FHS - Passenger list of 1907

  • Birth:

  • 1 Jun 1901

  • Tottenham, London N

  •  

  • Address: 7 Newton Road, High Cross

  • Emigration:

  • 20 Jun 1907 (age 6)

  • from Liverpool, Merseyside to Quebec, Canada6

  •  

  • On board SS Canada

  • Occupation:

  •  

  • Pipe Layer

  • Census:

  • 2 Apr 1911 (age 10)

  • Tottenham, London N7

  •  

  • Address: 24 Shaftesbury Street

  • Occupation:

  • 2 Apr 1911 (age 10)

  • School7

  • Beneficiary:

  • 8 Jun 1964 (age 63)

  • Beneficiary in probate of the will of Kenneth BONFIELD

  • Death:

  • 16 Mar 1991 (age 89)

  • Edmonton, London N

  •  

  • Address: 5 Scott House, Woolmer Road

Child 4: Henry George BONFIELD

  • Name:

  • Henry George BONFIELD

  • Sex:

  • Male

  • Nickname:

  • Harry

  • Spouse:

  • Nell GRACE (1912-c. 1989)

  • Children:

  • PRIVATE

  •  

  • Lesley Helen BONFIELD (c. 1949-2005)

  •  

  • Stephen V BONFIELD (1952-1952)

  • Note:

  • Married to Nell Grace (sister to Min Grace married to George Bonfield) very tall, slim man nice looking. Served in Desert Rats in WW2. died with cancer

     

    when 3yrs old went to Canada with parents, & siblings. 20/06/1907 from Liverpool to Quebec on SS Canada

     

    See Nanaimo FHS - Index of Passenger lists

  • Birth:

  • Q2 1904

  • Tottenham, London N14

  •  

  • Address: 7 Newton Road, High Cross

  • Occupation:

  •  

  • Roof Tiler

  • Emigration:

  • 20 Jun 1907 (age 3)

  • from Liverpool, Merseyside to Quebec, Canada6

  •  

  • On board SS Canada

  • Census:

  • 2 Apr 1911 (age 7)

  • Tottenham, London N7

  •  

  • Address: 24 Shaftesbury Street

  • Residence:

  • 29 Sep 1939 (age 35)

  • Tottenham, London N11

  •  

  • Address: 13 Mitchley Road

  • Occupation:

  • 29 Sep 1939 (age 35)

  • Tiler & Slater11

  • Death:

  • Q3 1963 (age 59)

  • Tottenham, London N15

  •  

  • Address: 12 Stanley Grove

Child 5: Alice Daisy Alexandra BONFIELD

  • Name:

  • Alice Daisy Alexandra BONFIELD16

  • Sex:

  • Female

  • Spouse:

  • Charles William CUMING (1907-c. 1998)

  • Children:

  • PRIVATE

  •  

  • PRIVATE

  •  

  • PRIVATE

  • Note:

  • was listed as 10months old when family went to canada 20/06/1907 from Liverpool to Quebec on SS Canada. To date cannot find birth certificate for her - were she & George twins? or was wrong name put onto passenger list?

  • Birth:

  • 16 Jan 1906

  • Tottenham, London N16

  • Emigration:

  • 20 Jun 1907 (age 10 mns)

  • from Liverpool, Merseyside to Quebec, Canada6

  •  

  • On board SS Canada

  • Death:

  • Q4 1982 (age 76)

  • Aylesbury, Bucks17

Child 6: George Frederick BONFIELD

  • Name:

  • George Frederick BONFIELD

  • Sex:

  • Male

  • Spouse:

  • Minnie GRACE (1910-c. 1991)

  • Cause of Death:

  • Stomach cancer

  • Children:

  • Morgan David BONFIELD (1936-2013)

  •  

  • PRIVATE

  •  

  • Michael Henry BONFIELD (1943-2001)

  •  

  • PRIVATE

  • Note:

  • Regular soldier in REME until marriage, then Gas Stoker at Gas Works Willoughby Lane Tottenham, thus in reserved occupation in WW2. parents & 3 brothers & 1 sister went to Canada 20/06/1907 from Liverpool to Quebec on SS Canada.

     

    See Nanaimo FHS Passenger Lists

  • Birth:

  • 11 Aug 1906

  • Tottenham, London N

  •  

  • Address: 7 Newton Road, High Cross

  • Occupation:

  •  

  • Gas Stoker; Tottenham, London N

  • Census:

  • 2 Apr 1911 (age 5)

  • Tottenham, London N7

  •  

  • Address: 24 Shaftesbury Street

  • Residence:

  • 29 Sep 1939 (age 33)

  • Tottenham, London N11

  •  

  • Address: 4 Stanley Grove

  • Occupation:

  • 29 Sep 1939 (age 33)

  • Gas Service Layer & Labourer11

  • Beneficiary:

  • 8 Jun 1964 (age 57)

  • Beneficiary in probate of the will of Kenneth BONFIELD

  • Death:

  • 7 Apr 1982 (age 75)

  • Edmonton, London N

  •  

  • Cause: Stomach cancer

    Address: N Middlesex Hospital

Child 7: David Arthur BONFIELD

  • Name:

  • David Arthur BONFIELD

  • Sex:

  • Male

  • Note:

  • Had accident as small child causing some kind of disability. Lived in mental institution almost all of his life until his death in early 1950's. Nephew Andrew (Sam) remembers going to see him as a child with Uncle Albert - David's brother. born 4th qtr of year.

     

    Searched deaths 1948-1963. Not found

  • Birth:

  • 25 Oct 1909

  • Tottenham, London N11,18

  • Census:

  • 2 Apr 1911 (age 1)

  • Tottenham, London N7

  •  

  • Address: 24 Shaftesbury Street

  • Residence:

  • 29 Sep 1939 (age 29)

  • St Albans, Herts11

  •  

  • Address: Middlesex Colony

  • Occupation:

  • 29 Sep 1939 (age 29)

  • Incapacitated11

  • Death:

  • c. 1953 (age 43-44)

  • Chartham, Kent

  •  

  • Address: East Kent Lunatic Asylum (St Augustine's Hospita)l

Child 8: Kenneth BONFIELD

  • Name:

  • Kenneth BONFIELD

  • Sex:

  • Male

  • Nickname:

  • Tim

  • Cause of Death:

  • Heart attack

  • Note:

  • never married. died of heart attack while at work at Tottenham Town Hall as Nighwatchman. His father had Heart Failure - possibly a family trait?

  • Birth:

  • 3 Jun 1912

  • Tottenham, London N11

  •  

  • Address: 2a Lorenco Road

  • Residence:

  • 29 Sep 1939 (age 27)

  • Wood Green, London N11

  •  

  • Address: 2a Lawrence Road

  • Occupation:

  • 29 Sep 1939 (age 27)

  • Labourer11

  • Occupation:

  • 1964 (age 51-52)

  • Night Watchman; Tottenham, London N

  •  

  • Address: Town Hall

  • Residence:

  • 1964 (age 51-52)

  • Tottenham, London N19

  •  

  • Address: 4 Rowland Hill Avenue

  • Death:

  • 15 Apr 1964 (age 51)

  • Tottenham, London N19

  •  

  • Cause: Heart attack

    Address: Prince of Wales Hospital (en route to)

  • Probate:

  • 8 Jun 1964

  • London19

  •  

  • Value of Estate £727

Note on Husband: Robert George BONFIELD

His name is on wall of rememberance at Tottenham cemetary. Travelled to Canada 20th June 1907 with wife Alice, children Robert Jnr 12yrs,Albert 6yrs,Henry (Harry) 3yrs & Alice 10months (this must be mistake as her birthdate is for George) - passenger shipping lists from Liverpool to Quebec - needs investigation as to where they went & when they returned. His death certificate shows T.B. & Heart Failure (ie: attack)

Note on Wife: Alice Maud Mary JOHNSON

lived at High Cross, Tottenham on 1901 census then story is that her Robert,Robert jr. Albert. Henry & Alice Jr

 

emigrated to Canada left Liverpool for Quebec 20/06/1907 on ss Canada. then returned to 2a Lorenco(a) Road Tottenham until both their deaths.Year not known yet.

 

See Nanaimo FHS Passenger List

Sources

1.

BMD Index (GRO). Vol 1b P 0479.

2.

Ibid. Vol 1b P 236.

3.

Census 1871 E&W.

4.

Census 1881 E&W.

5.

Census 1901 E&W.

6.

FMP.co.uk. Passenger List P 25.

7.

Census 1911 E&W. RG14 PN 7292 RD 132 SD 3 ED 15 SN 120.

8.

DeceasedOnline.com.

9.

BMD Index (GRO).

10.

Ibid. Vol 1b P 0411.

11.

War Register 1939 E&W (29/09/1939).

12.

BMD Index (GRO). Vol 9 P 2863.

13.

Ibid. Vol 3a P 0228.

14.

Ibid. Vol 3a P 578.

15.

Ibid. Vol 5e P 218.

16.

Ibid. Vol 1b P 139.

17.

Ibid. Vol 19 P 0923.

18.

Ibid. Vol 3a P 534.

19.

England & Wales Probate Death Index 1858 - 2019.