Victor Arthur POTTON

Victor Arthur POTTON

Male 1911 - 1982  (70 years)

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  • Name Victor Arthur POTTON 
    Born 30 Mar 1911  Biggleswade, Beds Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Gender Male 
    1939 Register 29 Sep 1939  Langford, Beds Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Mourner 30 May 1942  Biggleswade, Beds Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Mourner 20 Aug 1948  Biggleswade, Beds Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Died 1982  Stevenage, Herts Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Person ID I7752  Freeman-Culpin | Pates Descendants
    Last Modified 6 Jan 2018 

    Family Marjorie Violet WARNER,   b. 12 Jun 1907, Biggleswade, Beds Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Dec 1987, Bedford, Beds Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 80 years) 
    Married 9 Jun 1934  Trinity Methodist Church, Biggleswade, Beds Find all individuals with events at this location  [3, 5
    Newspaper Report 15 Jun 1934  Biggleswade, Beds Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Last Modified 7 Oct 2017 
    Family ID F39  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 30 Mar 1911 - Biggleswade, Beds Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsNewspaper Report - BEDFORDSHIRE TIMES & INDEPENDENT: POTTON-WARNER A wedding was solemnized the Trinity Methodist Chapel on Saturday afternoon, of Miss Marjorie Violet Warner, younger daughter of Mr. and Mrs. C. A. Warner, of 41 Lawrence Road, Biggleswade, and Mr. Victor Arthur Potton, only son of Mr. and Mrs. A. Potton, of Ashbury Farm, Langford. Both bride and bridegroom belong to well-known and much respected families, and each have been prominent in the Trinity Methodist choir and Wesley Guild, and workers in the Methodist Sunday School of Biggleswade and Langford. The chapel was decorated and the service was choral. Mr. E. Shepherd was at the organ. The chapel was well filled with guests and friends and the officiating ministers were the Rev. A. F. Wolton and the Rev. W. A. Underwood, the Circuit ministers. The bride, who was given away by her father, was attired in a gown of heavy white crepe, with veil of tulle, embroidered with true lovers' knots in pink silk, held in place by doubleere decorated with pink and white flowers. Mr. and Mrs. Potton later left for their honeymoon, which is being spent at Bournemouth, the bride's travelling attire being a duck-egg blue figured crepe ie-chine dress, with fur trimmed coat to match, and hat of same shade with fawn hose and shoes. Among the ninety nresents were a canteen of cutlery from officers and teachers of the Trinity Methodist Sunday School (where the bride has been organist for nine years), an oak table from Langford Methodist Church choir, and a tea service and fruit set from Langford Sunday School, where the bridegroom is the secretary. Mr, and Mrs. Victor Potton will reside at Langford. - 15 Jun 1934 - Biggleswade, Beds Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMourner - the funeral of Charles Arthur Warner - 30 May 1942 - Biggleswade, Beds Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMourner - the funeral of Annie Elizabeth (Pates) Warner - 20 Aug 1948 - Biggleswade, Beds Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 1982 - Stevenage, Herts Link to Google Earth
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  • Sources 
    1. [S173] GRO Indexes, (www.ancestry.co.uk), JQ1911, Biggleswade, 3b 310.

    2. [S18] 1939 Register, (www.findmypast.co.uk), RG101/2004A/021/5.

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

    4. [S173] GRO Indexes, (www.ancestry.co.uk), JQ1982, Stevenage, 10 0970, age 71.

    5. [S173] GRO Indexes, (www.ancestry.co.uk), JQ1934, Biggleswade, 3b 889.