James Cheyne

M, #3479, b. 14 April 1861, d. 13 April 1939
FatherAlexander Cheyne b. a 1824
MotherElspet Robertson b. 8 Dec 1828, d. 28 Oct 1868
     James Cheyne was born, 14 April 1861, in Scotland.1,2

James Cheyne was born, 14 April 1861, at 4:00 AM, in Woodside of Elrick, New Machar Parish, Aberdeen, Scotland.3,4

Margaret Chene, Jean M. Chene, Elspet Chene, James Chene, William Chene, Robert Chene and Mary H. Chene were listed as children in the household of Alexander Chene on the 1871 Scotland Census, at Woodside, in New Machar Parish, Aberdeen, Scotland. He was 9 years old, born in New Machar Parish and a scholar.5

James Cheyne married Isabella Eliza. Broughton. They were married in the fourth quarter of 1885 in West Ham, Essex. The 1911 census had them married 25 years.1,6,4

He was found on a Register of Electors in Hackney Borough, London residing at a house at 178 Stoke Newington Road for all years 1890-1895.7,8,9,10,11,12

James Cheyne and his wife Isabella E. Cheyne were listed on the 1891 England Census, at 178 Stoke Newington Road, in London, Hackney, Middlesex, England. He was head of household and a general draper. Also present were his children, Isabel Nellie Cheyne, Douglas William Cheyne, Thomas Cheyne and Alexander Cheyne. In addition, two servants and a lodger were present.13

James Cheyne and his wife Isobel E. Cheyne were listed on the 1901 England Census, at 75 Rye Lane, in London, Camberwell, Surrey, England. He was head of household and a draper shopkeeper (and employer). Also present were his children, Alexander Cheyne, Isabel Nellie Cheyne, Douglas William Cheyne, Donald Richard Cheyne and Hilda Elsie Cheyne. In addition, a niece, Mabel A. Broughton (parentage unknown), drapery assistant; and a domestic servant, Lily M. Warren. Not present was their son, Thomas, who would have been 10 years of age. Did he die between 1891 and 1901?. He was 39 years old and born in Scotland. [N.B.--There was a John Cheyne (27173) at this address in 1900 an elector of this district, They probably were closely related. ]14

He was found on a Register of Electors in Deptford Borough, London residing at a dwelling-house at 118 Drakefell Road for all years 1905-1911.15,16,17,18,19,20,21

He was found on a Register of Electors in Peckham Borough, London, Camberwell, Surrey residing at a dwelling-house at 75 Rye Lane for all years 1905-1912.22,23,24,25,26,27,28,29

James Cheyne and his wife Isabella Cheyne were listed on the 1911 England Census, at 118 Drakefell Road, in London, Deptford, Kent, England. He was head of household and a draper. Also present were his children, Alexander James Cheyne, Nellie Cheyne and Hilda Cheyne. They had been married for 25 years and she had five children all living (N.B.--She had six children).. He was 49 years old and born in New Machar, Aberdeenshire.4

James Cheyne, draper, was listed as the father of the bride on the marriage record of Isabel Nellie Cheyne and Frederick Braithwaite Nichols, 2 September 1916; Church of England.30

James Cheyne, retired, was listed as the father of the bride on the marriage record of Hilda Elsie Cheyne and Reginald Edward George Bridle, 18 June 1921; Church of England.31

James Cheyne was granted the probate of the estate of the deceased, Douglas William Cheyne, 31 January 1922. The will of Douglas William Cheyne was proved 31 January 1922. An abstract of it reads: "Cheyne Douglas William of 118 Drakefell Road New Cross Kent died 5 November 1921 at King's College Hospital Cambridge Green Surrey Administration London 31 January to James Cheyne Draper. Effects £1397 1s. 4d."..32

James Cheyne died 13 April 1939 in Orpington, Kent, England. He died the day before his 78th birthday.33,34

His estate was probated on 15 June 1939 at London, England.35

Family

Isabella Eliza. Broughton b. a 1860
Children

Citations

  1. [S337] 1891 British Census, Civil parish: Hackney St John, Ecclesiastical parish: West Hackney, London, Source information: RG12/185, Registration district: Hackney, Sub registration district: West Hackney, ED: 7, Folio: 122, Page: 47. Images reproduced by courtesy of The National Archives, London, England, and obtained from ancestry.com.
  2. [S460] Information provided by a Web Page Contributor, Date of birth determined from biographical note concerning his death as provided by Malcolm Douglas Cheyne, a direct relative, 3 March 2009.
  3. [S127] Scotland, Civil Birth Registration, New Machar Parish, Aberdeen, 1861, Page 7, Number 20.
  4. [S595] 1911 England Census, Class: RG14; Piece: 2650.
  5. [S182] 1871 British Census, Parish of New Machar, Aberdeen, Enumeration District 4, Page 9, Number 37.
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  13. [S337] 1891 British Census, Civil parish: Hackney St John, Ecclesiastical parish: West Hackney, London, Source information: RG12/185, Registration district: Hackney, Sub registration district: West Hackney, ED: 7, Folio: 122, Page: 47 and 48. Images reproduced by courtesy of The National Archives, London, England, and obtained from ancestry.com.
  14. [S331] 1901 British Census, Civil parish: Camberwell, Ecclesiatical parish: Southwark, London, England, Source information: RG13/505, Registration district: Camberwell, Sub-registration district: Peckham, ED: 8, Folio: 41, Page: 4, Household schedule number: 18. Images reproduced by courtesy of The National Archives, London, England, and obtained from ancestry.com.
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  32. [S389] Website Ancestry.com Website (www.ancestry.com) "Text from of an image of the abstract of his will in England & Wales, National Probate Calendar (Index of Wills and Administrations), 1858-1966, 1922, page 531."
  33. [S460] Information provided by a Web Page Contributor, Date and place of death and biographical note provided by Malcolm Douglas Cheyne, a direct relative, 3 March 2009.
  34. [S389] Website Ancestry.com Website (www.ancestry.com) "Date of death from of an image of the abstract of his will in England & Wales, National Probate Calendar (Index of Wills and Administrations), 1858-1966, 1939, page 792."
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