Henry CULPIN

Henry CULPIN

Male 1884 - 1953  (68 years)

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  • Name Henry CULPIN 
    Nickname Harry or Bob 
    Born 31 Oct 1884  St Ives, Hunts Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Gender Male 
    Census New 5 Apr 1891  St Ives, Hunts Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Census New 31 Mar 1901  St Ives, Hunts Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Census New 2 Apr 1911  King's Lynn, Norfolk Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    1939 Register 29 Sep 1939  Ely, Cambs Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Died 25 Jun 1953  Addenbrooke's Hospital, Cambridge, Cambs Find all individuals with events at this location  [6, 7
    Buried 30 Jun 1953  City Cemetery, Ely, Cambs Find all individuals with events at this location  [8
    Newspaper Report 3 Jul 1953  Ely, Cambs Find all individuals with events at this location  [9
    CAMBRIDGESHIRE TIMES:
    Death of Mr H. Culpin, Well Known Ely Jeweller

    A well-known retired Ely jeweller, Mr Henry Culpin, of 8 Deacons Lane, died at Addenbrookes Hospital, Cambridge, yesterday (Thursday) week after a long illness.

    Deceased, who was 68 years of age, was a native of St Ives and came to reside in Ely in 1915. He kept a jewellers shop in Market Street, Ely, from 1940 until 1951.

    The funeral took place at Ely cemetery on Tuesday afternoon, the Rev. J. B. Rowsell officiating.

    Immediate mourners were: Mrs Culpin, widow; Mr and Mrs G. W. Robb (St Ives), Miss L. Culpin, Mr and Mrs J. Culpin, Mrs Anderson, Miss I Culpin, Mrs James, Miss A. Whittaker, nephews and nieces; Mr and Mrs T. A. Curston, brother in law and sister in law; Mr G. Harrison (St Ives), friend.

    Among others present were; Mrs V. Cole, Mrs G. Bonnett, Mr A. Fisher, Miss P. Fisher, Mr S. Porter, Nurse Ogden, Nurse Barrett, Mr and Mrs R. Coleridge, Mr H. M. Evans (also representing Mrs Evans), Mr B. A. Major (also representing Mrs Major and Mr G. Fletcher), Mrs I. Dockerill, Mrs J. Veal, Miss B. Cumber, Miss E. Kett, Mrs E. Bridgement (also representing Mr Bridgement), Mr and Mrs B. Sells and Mrs R. Barber.

    Floral tributes were received from: His wife; M. A. Freeman (Cambridge); brother Jim and Lydia; Edie, Frank and children; Bill, Gladys and the girls; May and Albert; Alice; Nancy, May and Ida; Lil and Mr and Mrs J. Culpin; Nan; Con; Mr and Mrs Sells; Mr and Mrs McClement; Milly, Olive and May; Mr B. Major; Kath, Tom and Richard; Mrs Waddelow and family; A Southerill; Mr and Mrs Fisher and Peggy; Mr and Mrs B. Richardson; Ru and Daisy; L. R. Royle (Bury St Edmunds); Mr and Mrs Barrett and P. Andrews; Biddy and George; Mr and Mrs Stevens; Mr and Mrs Cole, Mary and Guy; Francis Kempton; Cecil, Peggy and Colin; neighbours Deacons Lane; Mr and Mrs Creak.

    Acknowledgments
    Mrs Culpin wishes to thank Dr Beckett, Nurse Barrett and Miss Armstrong for their constant attention and kindness during her husband's illness; also all friends and neighbours for their expressions of sympathy and floral tributes. 
    Probate 02 Sep 1953  Peterborough, Northants Find all individuals with events at this location  [10
    Person ID I221  Freeman-Culpin | Culpin descendants
    Last Modified 6 Feb 2016 

    Father Millice Campbell CULPIN,   b. 09 Feb 1841, Hemingford Abbots, Hunts Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 27 Jan 1899, St Ives, Hunts Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 57 years) 
    Mother Naomi FORDHAM,   b. 28 Jul 1843, Hemingford Grey, Hunts Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 29 Sep 1905, St Ives, Hunts Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 62 years) 
    Family ID F45  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Grace WHITTAKER,   b. 12 May 1891, King's Lynn, Norfolk Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 19 Nov 1985, Tower Hospital, Ely, Cambs Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 94 years) 
    Married 1915  King's Lynn, Norfolk Find all individuals with events at this location  [11
    Last Modified 11 Oct 2015 
    Family ID F139  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 31 Oct 1884 - St Ives, Hunts Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus New - The Quadrant, St Ives, age 6, scholar - 5 Apr 1891 - St Ives, Hunts Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus New - The Quadrant, St Ives, age 16, watchmaker's apprentice - 31 Mar 1901 - St Ives, Hunts Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus New - 12 Albert Avenue, King's Lynn, boarder, age 26, watch & clock repairer - 2 Apr 1911 - King's Lynn, Norfolk Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 1915 - King's Lynn, Norfolk Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google Maps1939 Register - 8 Deacon's Lane, Ely, watch & clock repairer; plus two closed entries - 29 Sep 1939 - Ely, Cambs Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsNewspaper Report - CAMBRIDGESHIRE TIMES: Death of Mr H. Culpin, Well Known Ely Jeweller A well-known retired Ely jeweller, Mr Henry Culpin, of 8 Deacons Lane, died at Addenbrookes Hospital, Cambridge, yesterday (Thursday) week after a long illness. Deceased, who was 68 years of age, was a native of St Ives and came to reside in Ely in 1915. He kept a jewellers shop in Market Street, Ely, from 1940 until 1951. The funeral took place at Ely cemetery on Tuesday afternoon, the Rev. J. B. Rowsell officiating. Immediate mourners were: Mrs Culpin, widow; Mr and Mrs G. W. Robb (St Ives), Miss L. Culpin, Mr and Mrs J. Culpin, Mrs Anderson, Miss I Culpin, Mrs James, Miss A. Whittaker, nephews and nieces; Mr and Mrs T. A. Curston, brother in law and sister in law; Mr G. Harrison (St Ives), friend. Among others present were; Mrs V. Cole, Mrs G. Bonnett, Mr A. Fisher, Miss P. Fisher, Mr S. Porter, Nurse Ogden, Nurse Barrett, Mr and Mrs R. Coleridge, Mr H. M. Evans (also representing Mrs Evans), Mr B. A. Major (also representing Mrs Major and Mr G. Fletcher), Mrs I. Dockerill, Mrs J. Veal, Miss B. Cumber, Miss E. Kett, Mrs E. Bridgement (also representing Mr Bridgement), Mr and Mrs B. Sells and Mrs R. Barber. Floral tributes were received from: His wife; M. A. Freeman (Cambridge); brother Jim and Lydia; Edie, Frank and children; Bill, Gladys and the girls; May and Albert; Alice; Nancy, May and Ida; Lil and Mr and Mrs J. Culpin; Nan; Con; Mr and Mrs Sells; Mr and Mrs McClement; Milly, Olive and May; Mr B. Major; Kath, Tom and Richard; Mrs Waddelow and family; A Southerill; Mr and Mrs Fisher and Peggy; Mr and Mrs B. Richardson; Ru and Daisy; L. R. Royle (Bury St Edmunds); Mr and Mrs Barrett and P. Andrews; Biddy and George; Mr and Mrs Stevens; Mr and Mrs Cole, Mary and Guy; Francis Kempton; Cecil, Peggy and Colin; neighbours Deacons Lane; Mr and Mrs Creak. Acknowledgments Mrs Culpin wishes to thank Dr Beckett, Nurse Barrett and Miss Armstrong for their constant attention and kindness during her husband's illness; also all friends and neighbours for their expressions of sympathy and floral tributes. - 3 Jul 1953 - Ely, Cambs Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsProbate - 02 Sep 1953 - Peterborough, Northants Link to Google Earth
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  • Headstones
    Grave: Henry & Grace Culpin
    Grave: Henry & Grace Culpin

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  • Sources 
    1. [S173] GRO Indexes, (www.ancestry.co.uk), DQ1884, St Ives, 3b 288.

    2. [s33] Census, (www.ancestry.co.uk), RG12/1241/75/24.

    3. [s33] Census, (www.ancestry.co.uk), RG13/1480/57/21.

    4. [s33] Census, (www.ancestry.co.uk), RG14PN11643.

    5. [S18] 1939 Register, (www.findmypast.co.uk), RG101/6331I/009/9.

    6. [S173] GRO Indexes, (www.ancestry.co.uk), JQ1953, Cambridge, 4a 188, age 68.

    7. [S31] Newspaper - Cambridgeshire Times.

    8. [S29] Graves Register, Ely Cemetery.

    9. [S290] British Newspaper Archive, (www.britishnewspaperarchive.co.uk).

    10. [S255] E&W National Probate Calendar (Index of Wills & Administrations) 1858-1966, 1973-1995, (www.ancestry.co.uk).

    11. [S173] GRO Indexes, (www.ancestry.co.uk), DQ1915, Kings Lynn, 4b 1056.