See also

Family of Sydney Melville COARD and Charlotte Ann HARVEY

  • Husband:

  • Sydney Melville COARD (1858-1910)

  • Wife:

  • Charlotte Ann HARVEY (1861-1926)

  • Children:

  • Sydney Harvey COARD (1884-1953)

  • Marriage:

  • c. 1883

  • Calcutta, India

Husband: Sydney Melville COARD

  • Name:

  • Sydney Melville COARD1

  • Sex:

  • Male

  • Father:

  • Charles Walton COARD (1830-1892)

  • Mother:

  • Elizabeth Caroline PORTER (1832-1913)

  • Note:

  • Sydney's father, Charles Walton Coard (b.1830) was a map engraver and was commissioned by the Indian Government to make some of the first maps of India and other notable commissions. Sydney worked in India from time to time and his wife, Charlotte, and later his son also travelled there frequently - they had a second home there in Calcutta.

     

    They were apparently married in Calcutta in 1883:

    Presidency of Marriage BENGAL

    Marriage Year 1883

    Husband First Names Sydney M.

    Husband Surname Coard

    Wife First Names Charlotte A.

    Wife Surname Harvey

    Prefix N1

    Source Year 1883

    Volume Number 186

    Folio 58

    LDS Film Reference 510871

     

    A more complete family tree is available which traces the Coards back to at least the mid-18th century.

  • Birth:

  • 21 Aug 1858

  • Hackney, London E

  •  

  • Address: 15 Appleby Road

  • Occupation:

  •  

  • Map Engraver

  • Census:

  • 7 Apr 1861 (age 3)

  • Hackney, London E1

  •  

  • Address: 7 Helmsley Terrace

  • Death:

  • 1 Oct 1910 (age 52)

  • Friern Barnet, London N

Wife: Charlotte Ann HARVEY

  • Name:

  • Charlotte Ann HARVEY

  • Sex:

  • Female

  • Father:

  • Richard Sturges HARVEY (c. 1822-1910)

  • Mother:

  • Louisa Esther CARTER (c. 1826-1900)

  • Note:

  • Apparently married some time after 1881 when she was living at home. Married Sydney Melville Coard whose family had business interests in India. She went to Calcutta, where Sydney Harvey Coard was born. Sent Sydney home to school in England whilst apparrently remaining in Calcutta and/or travelling back and forth form time to time.

  • Birth:

  • Q1 1861

  • Dalston, London E2

  • Census:

  • 7 Apr 1861 (age 2 mns)

  • Hackney, London E3

  •  

  • Address: 7 Queens Terrace

  • Census:

  • 2 Apr 1871 (age 10)

  • Friern Barnet, London N4

  •  

  • Address: Colney Hatch Lane

  • Occupation:

  • 2 Apr 1871 (age 10)

  • Scholar4

  • Census:

  • 3 Apr 1881 (age 20)

  • Islington, London N5

  •  

  • Address: 22 Richmond Crescent

  • Death:

  • Q2 1926 (age 65)

  • Edmonton, London N6

Child 1: Sydney Harvey COARD

  • Name:

  • Sydney Harvey COARD

  • Sex:

  • Male

  • Spouse:

  • Florence Emma GOSLING (1891-c. 1983)

  • Note:

  • In 1891 he was sent back from India to England to live with his Uncle Richard.

     

    In 1901 he is found as a student at a boy's boarding school, Laleham, in Margate, Kent, aged 16.

     

    He apparently travelled to India from time to time with his mother to their second home there, where the father worked.

     

    His Uncle, Arthur Rumney Coard and Aunt Augusta Bathurst Coard both had Indian connections - Arthur's son, Charles Arthur (born there in 1891 (Royal Street Calcutta) and died in Torquay in 1963): His aunt Augusta married a Francis Newman (who was born in Colombo and was later described as a 'Director of Companies') and they had four children, at least one born in India. Her fourth child, Augusta Bathurst Newman maried a John A. Skinner, a lawyer, but their two children both kept the name Newman. One of them, Hilary Francis Cleveland Newman was killed on the Somme in 1916. John A. Skinner was a USA Divisional Judge in Indiana (Brit. Subj.) in 1901.7

  • Birth:

  • 1 Oct 1884

  • Calcutta, India8

  • Baptism:

  • 12 Nov 1884 (age 0)

  • Calcutta, India7

  •  

  • Address: Fort William

  • Census:

  • 5 Apr 1891 (age 6)

  • Friern Barnet, London N9

  •  

  • Address: Glenthorpe, 133 Oakleigh Road

  • Census:

  • 31 Mar 1901 (age 16)

  • Margate, Kent10

  •  

  • Address: Laleham School

  • Occupation:

  • 31 Mar 1901 (age 16)

  • Scholar10

  • Residence:

  • 29 Sep 1939 (age 54)

  • Broadwater, W Sussex8

  •  

  • Address: 72 Downlands Avenue

  • Occupation:

  • 29 Sep 1939 (age 54)

  • Brewer & Moulder8

  • Death:

  • 1 Apr 1953 (age 68)

  • Worthing, W Sussex

Note on Husband: Sydney Melville COARD

Sydney's father, Charles Walton Coard (b.1830) was a map engraver and was commissioned by the Indian Government to make some of the first maps of India and other notable commissions. Sydney worked in India from time to time and his wife, Charlotte, and later his son also travelled there frequently - they had a second home there in Calcutta.

 

They were apparently married in Calcutta in 1883:

Presidency of Marriage BENGAL

Marriage Year 1883

Husband First Names Sydney M.

Husband Surname Coard

Wife First Names Charlotte A.

Wife Surname Harvey

Prefix N1

Source Year 1883

Volume Number 186

Folio 58

LDS Film Reference 510871

 

A more complete family tree is available which traces the Coards back to at least the mid-18th century.

Note on Wife: Charlotte Ann HARVEY

Apparently married some time after 1881 when she was living at home. Married Sydney Melville Coard whose family had business interests in India. She went to Calcutta, where Sydney Harvey Coard was born. Sent Sydney home to school in England whilst apparrently remaining in Calcutta and/or travelling back and forth form time to time.

Sources

1.

Census 1861 E&W. RG9 PN 162 F 5 P 9.

2.

BMD Index (GRO). Vol 1b P 367.

3.

Census 1861 E&W. RG9/0160/~F103.

4.

Census 1871 E&W. RG10/1334/F?

5.

Census 1881 E&W. RG11/0229/~F70.

6.

BMD Index (GRO). Vol 3a P 495.

7.

Family - David Byrne.

8.

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

9.

Census 1891 E&W. RG12/1057/F?

10.

Census 1901 E&W. RG13/0823/~F120.