Lydia FREEMAN

Lydia FREEMAN

Female 1869 - 1963  (94 years)

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  • Name Lydia FREEMAN 
    Born 09 May 1869  Spitalfields, London Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2
    Gender Female 
    Census New 2 Apr 1871  Spitalfields, London Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Census New 5 Apr 1891  Hemingford Grey, Hunts Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Census New 31 Mar 1901  Hemingford Grey, Hunts Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Witness 8 Sep 1910  Hemingford Grey, Hunts Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    Census New 2 Apr 1911  Fen Drayton, Cambs Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
    Witness 22 Oct 1932  St Mary, Fen Drayton, Cambs Find all individuals with events at this location  [8
    1939 Register 29 Sep 1939  Fen Drayton, Cambs Find all individuals with events at this location  [9
    Witness 26 Jun 1941  St Andrew, Swavesey, Cambs Find all individuals with events at this location  [10
    Died 28 Aug 1963  Fen Drayton, Cambs Find all individuals with events at this location  [11
    Newspaper Report 30 Aug 1963  Fen Drayton, Cambs Find all individuals with events at this location  [12
    Buried 31 Aug 1963  St Mary, Fen Drayton, Cambs Find all individuals with events at this location  [12
    Newspaper Report 6 Sep 1963  Fen Drayton, Cambs Find all individuals with events at this location  [12
    Person ID I125  Freeman-Culpin | Culpin descendants, Freeman descendants
    Last Modified 2 Oct 2018 

    Father James Edward FREEMAN,   b. 1833, Brandon, Suffolk Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 09 Sep 1881, Whitechapel, London Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 48 years) 
    Mother Eliza Ann HUMPHREY,   b. 1832, Westminster, London Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 14 Aug 1880, Whitechapel, London Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 48 years) 
    Family ID F41  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family James CULPIN,   b. 29 Feb 1868, St Ives, Hunts Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 25 Nov 1954, Fen Drayton, Cambs Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 86 years) 
    Married 28 Feb 1894  St James, Hemingford Grey, Hunts Find all individuals with events at this location  [13, 14
    Children 
     1. Harold James CULPIN,   b. 28 Dec 1894, Hemingford Grey, Hunts Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 15 Dec 1986, Bedford, Beds Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 91 years)
     2. Lydia Naomi CULPIN,   b. 19 Mar 1896, Hemingford Grey, Hunts Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 18 Dec 1980, Cambridge, Cambs Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 84 years)
     3. Mabel Jessie CULPIN,   b. 14 Jan 1898, Hemingford Grey, Hunts Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 04 Jul 1990, Fen Drayton, Cambs Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 92 years)
     4. Sidney Ernest CULPIN,   b. 20 May 1900, Hemingford Grey, Hunts Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Feb 1988, Boston, Lincs Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 87 years)
     5. Eleanor CULPIN,   b. 28 Jul 1902, Hemingford Grey, Hunts Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. May 1988, Swavesey, Cambs Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 85 years)
     6. Jack CULPIN,   b. 12 Jan 1907, Fen Drayton, Cambs Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Feb 1994, Bangor, Caernarvonshire, Wales Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 87 years)
    Churches
    St James, Hemingford Grey
    St James, Hemingford Grey
    Last Modified 11 Oct 2015 
    Family ID F93  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 09 May 1869 - Spitalfields, London Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus New - Commercial Street, Spitalfields, age 2 - 2 Apr 1871 - Spitalfields, London Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus New - Woolpack Farm, Hemingford Grey, age 19 - 5 Apr 1891 - Hemingford Grey, Hunts Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus New - Woolpack Cottages, Hemingford Grey, age 32 - 31 Mar 1901 - Hemingford Grey, Hunts Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsWitness - the funeral of James Edmund Freeman - 8 Sep 1910 - Hemingford Grey, Hunts Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus New - High Street, Fen Drayton, married 17 yrs, age 42; children 6:6:0 - 2 Apr 1911 - Fen Drayton, Cambs Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsWitness - the marriage of Edward Smart & Nellie Culpin - 22 Oct 1932 - St Mary, Fen Drayton, Cambs Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google Maps1939 Register - High Street, Fen Drayton, wife of above - 29 Sep 1939 - Fen Drayton, Cambs Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsWitness - the funeral of Margaret Culpin - 26 Jun 1941 - St Andrew, Swavesey, Cambs Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 28 Aug 1963 - Fen Drayton, Cambs Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsNewspaper Report - CAMBRIDGE INDEPENDENT PRESS: DEATHS: CUPLIN [sic]. On the 28th August 1963, Lydia, beloved wife of the late James Culpin, passed peacefully away at her home, 18 The Orchard, Fen Drayton, aged 94 years. Service at St Mary?s Church, Fen Drayton, on Saturday 31st August at 3.15pm. - 30 Aug 1963 - Fen Drayton, Cambs Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - 31 Aug 1963 - St Mary, Fen Drayton, Cambs Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsNewspaper Report - CAMBRIDGE INDEPENDENT PRESS: FEN DRAYTON: Late Mrs Lydia Culpin. One of the oldest inhabitants of the village, Mrs Lydia Culpin of 18 The Orchard, died on Wednesday week at the age of 94. Mrs Culpin, who is survived by three sons and three daughters, had lived in the village for the past 60 years. Born at Spitalfields, London, she was a daughter of the late Mr & Mrs James Albert Freeman and married Mr J Culpin (who predeceased her several years ago) in 1894 at Hemingford Grey Parish Church. She was a member of the local Women's Institute since its inception. The funeral took place at St Mary's Church, Fen Drayton, on Saturday, the Vicar (the Rev RTG Pearson) officiating. The hymn 'How Sweet the name of Jesus sounds', the 29th Psalm and the Nunc Dimittus were sung during the service. Mrs RTG Pearson was at the organ. The mourners were:- Mr HJ Culpin (son), Mr & Mrs S E Culpin and Mr & Mrs J Culpin (sons and daughters-in-law), Mrs L N McDermott, Mrs E B Smart (daughters), Mr & Mrs E J Crawley (daughter & son-in-law), Mr Douglas Culpin, Mr John Culpin, Mr William B Smart, Mrs Betty Hays, Mrs Isla M Hannah, Mrs J Anne Baker, Mr TA Hays, Mr JW Hannah, Mrs WB Smart (grandchildren), Mr Nigel Hannah and Miss Wendy Hannah (great-grandchildren). Mrs G James, Miss I Culpin and Mrs N Anderson (nieces), Mr R Stubbins (nephew), Mr & Mrs S Lawrence and Mr & Mrs A Culpin (nephew and nieces). Unable to attend were Mr SR Culpin (Germany), Mrs D Culpin (London), Miss Janet Hannah (in the forces) (grandchildren). - 6 Sep 1963 - Fen Drayton, Cambs Link to Google Earth
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  • Headstones
    Grave: James & Lydia Culpin
    Grave: James & Lydia Culpin

  • Sources 
    1. [S103] Birth Certificate.

    2. [S173] GRO Indexes, (www.ancestry.co.uk), JQ1869, Whitechapel, 1c 327.

    3. [s33] Census, (www.ancestry.co.uk), RG10/506/41/29.

    4. [s33] Census, (www.ancestry.co.uk), RG12/1241/122/24.

    5. [s33] Census, (www.ancestry.co.uk), RG13/1479/59/27.

    6. [S77] Newspaper - Cambridge Daily News.

    7. [s33] Census, (www.ancestry.co.uk), RG14PN8777 RG78PN459 RD172 SD3 ED2 SN61.

    8. [S188] FamilyHistoryOnline.

    9. [S18] 1939 Register, (www.findmypast.co.uk), RG101/6313I/003/8.

    10. [S114] Newspaper - Cambridge Weekly News.

    11. [S173] GRO Indexes, (www.ancestry.co.uk), SQ1963, Cambridge, 4a 253, age 94.

    12. [S30] Newspaper - Cambridge Independent Press.

    13. [S173] GRO Indexes, (www.ancestry.co.uk), MQ1894, St Ives, 3b 429.

    14. [S8] Marriage Certificate.