Doris B. Kate Burgess

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  • Name Doris B. Kate Burgess  [3
    Born 15 Sep 1915  Birmingham, Warwickshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Gender Female 
    Registration Between 1 Oct 1915 and 31 Dec 1915  Birmingham, Warwickshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Birth Registration 
    • Volume 6d, Page 334
    Registration Between 1 Jan 1978 and 31 Mar 1978  Birmingham, Warwickshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    Death Registration 
    • Volume 32, Page 1327
    Died 2 Feb 1978  Birmingham, West Midlands, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [4, 7
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    Person ID I91367  The Williams Family Tree
    Last Modified 24 Feb 2016 

    Father Arthur Burgess
              b. 1893, Birmingham, West Midlands, England Find all individuals with events at this location
              d. Yes, date unknown 
    Mother Blanche Maud Mary Thompson
              b. 1894, Birmingham, West Midlands, England Find all individuals with events at this location
              d. 1959, Birmingham, West Midlands, England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 65 years) 
    Registration Between 1 Apr 1913 and 30 Jun 1913  Birmingham, West Midlands, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [8
    Marriage Registration 
    • Volume 6d, Page 381
    Married 12 May 1913  Birmingham, West Midlands, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [9
    Family ID F26686  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 1 Thomas Arthur Wortley
              b. 1911, Ledbury, Herefordshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location
              d. 23 Apr 1945  (Age 34 years) 
    Married 1933  All Saints Church, Hockley, Birmingham, Warwickshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Thomas Arthur Wortley and Doris Kate Burgess
    Thomas Arthur Wortley and Doris Kate Burgess
    Wedding day. All Saints Church, Hockley, Birmingham.
    Lady with hat and fox fur ?, then Percival Wortley, then man with trilby is my great grandfather Burgess father to Doris, with my grandmother Burgess next to him, lady in front of them not sure about. Bridesmaid is Flora Wortley, behind her peeking over is Richard (Dick) Wortley, Then Thomas Arthur Wortley and Doris Kate Wortley just married. Not sure of guy between their heads. Then the gangster looking chap think his second name was Rubin, Then next bridesmaid is my grandmother's sister Estelle (Stella) Burgess, then Jessie Wortley (hat and glasses) then young lad is William Wortley, then bald chap is Arthur Wortley my great grandfather and lady in fur coat at front is Amanda Amelia Wortley - GG Grandmother. The last young lady is another Jessie Wortley but not 100% sure.
    Courtesy of Richard Wortley.
    Registration Between 1 Oct 1933 and 31 Dec 1933  Birmingham, Warwickshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [10
    Marriage Registration 
    • Volume 6d, Page 102
    Children 
     1. Peter Arthur Wortley
              b. 16 Jan 1937, Birmingham, Warwickshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location
              d. 1 Mar 2002  (Age 65 years)
     2. Living
    Last Modified 29 May 2015 
    Family ID F26671  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 2 Percy Dodd  
    Married 1947  Birmingham, Warwickshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Registration Between 1 Jul 1947 and 30 Sep 1947  Birmingham, Warwickshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [11
    Marriage Registration 
    • Volume 9c, Page 215
    Last Modified 28 May 2015 
    Family ID F26685  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 15 Sep 1915 - Birmingham, Warwickshire, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsRegistration - Birth Registration - Between 1 Oct 1915 and 31 Dec 1915 - Birmingham, Warwickshire, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsRegistration - Marriage Registration - Between 1 Oct 1933 and 31 Dec 1933 - Birmingham, Warwickshire, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 1947 - Birmingham, Warwickshire, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsRegistration - Marriage Registration - Between 1 Jul 1947 and 30 Sep 1947 - Birmingham, Warwickshire, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsRegistration - Death Registration - Between 1 Jan 1978 and 31 Mar 1978 - Birmingham, Warwickshire, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 2 Feb 1978 - Birmingham, West Midlands, England Link to Google Earth
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  • Photos
    Doris Kate Wortley (nee Burgess)
    Doris Kate Wortley (nee Burgess)
    Daughter of Blanche Burgess.
    Courtesy of Richard Wortley.
    Thomas Arthur Wortley and Doris Kate Burgess
    Thomas Arthur Wortley and Doris Kate Burgess
    Wedding day. All Saints Church, Hockley, Birmingham.
    Lady with hat and fox fur ?, then Percival Wortley, then man with trilby is my great grandfather Burgess father to Doris, with my grandmother Burgess next to him, lady in front of them not sure about. Bridesmaid is Flora Wortley, behind her peeking over is Richard (Dick) Wortley, Then Thomas Arthur Wortley and Doris Kate Wortley just married. Not sure of guy between their heads. Then the gangster looking chap think his second name was Rubin, Then next bridesmaid is my grandmother's sister Estelle (Stella) Burgess, then Jessie Wortley (hat and glasses) then young lad is William Wortley, then bald chap is Arthur Wortley my great grandfather and lady in fur coat at front is Amanda Amelia Wortley - GG Grandmother. The last young lady is another Jessie Wortley but not 100% sure.
    Courtesy of Richard Wortley.
    Thomas and Doris Wortley
    Thomas and Doris Wortley
    Courtesy of Richard Wortley
    Doris Kate Wortley (nee Burgess)
    Doris Kate Wortley (nee Burgess)
    Daughter of Blanche Burgess.
    Courtesy of Richard Wortley.

  • Notes 
    • Doris Kate Wortley formerly Burgess Daughter of Blanch Burgess.

  • Sources 
    1. [S9808] TAG 2 [Marriage Information (Registration, Banns, Certificate)], accessed 3 Feb 2016), Previously TAG 2 records. (Reliability: 3).

    2. [S9816] Alive for the 1939 Register, (accessed 24 Feb 2016). (Reliability: 3), 24 Feb 2016.
      People who should be alive for the 1939 Register

    3. [S9603] Richard Wortley, 27 May 2015>, "Proposed Change: Thomas Arthur Wortley (I53341)," (Reliability: 3), 27 May 2015.

      Proposed Change: Thomas Arthur Wortley (I53341)
      Tree: The Williams Family Tree
      Link: http://w-f-t.co.uk/genealogy//getperson.php?personID=I53341&tree=wft

      Description: Hi, Thomas Married a Doris Kate Burgess and they had two children, Peter Arthur Wortley (my father) and Christine Wortley. I have more details if you require them.

      Richard Wortley

    4. [S9604] Headstone for Doris Dodd, 91367 monumental inscription, Courtesy of Richard Wortley, 9 Sep 2006. (Reliability: 3), 28 May 2015.
      In Loving Memory
      of my dear wife
      Doris Dodd
      Born 15th Sept 1915. Died 2nd Feb 1978.
      A devoted wife, mother & grandmother
      Always remembered & loved God Bless.
      Courtesy of Richard Wortley

    5. [S8515] England & Wales, FreeBMD Birth Index, 1837-1915, FreeBMD, ((http://freebmd.org.uk/cgi/search.pl)), accessed 27 May 2015), Birth Registration for Doris B. K. BURGESS (91367); Mother's maiden surname THOMPSON; Dec 1915, Birmingham, Warwickshire, Volume 6d, Page 334. (Reliability: 3), 27 May 2015.

    6. [S8529] England & Wales, Death Index, 1916-2007, ((http://www.ancestry.co.uk/search/db.aspx?dbid=7579&enc=1)), accessed 28 May 2015), Death Registration for Doris Kate DODD (91367); Age at death 62 (1916), Birth date 15 Sep 1915; Mar 1978, Birmingham, West Midlands, Volume 32, Page 1327. (Reliability: 3), 28 May 2015.

    7. [S9603] Richard Wortley, 27 May 2015>, "Re: Proposed Change: Thomas Arthur Wortley (I53341)," (Reliability: 3), 27 May 2015.
      Just in case info on other feed has not been clear: I am the grandson of Thomas Arthur Wortley and Doris Kate Burgess and the son of Peter Arthur Wortley born 16-1-1937 and died 1-3-2002. Thomas died when he was only 35 years old on the 23rd of April 1945 and Doris died in 1978. Thomas had 5 siblings Percival born 1912 and died in 1934, Richard born 1908 and married Freda Sheldon, William born 1918 married Jocelyn ?, Jessie born 1905 married George H Imms and Flora born 1915 married Raymond Reeves.Richard Wortley b.1966 Cannock, Staffs (me) son of Peter and PatriciaMy brothers are Paul born 1955 and Steven born 1962 both were born in Birmingham.I have Four children but will have to speak to my wife Marie before giving this info out, but best to make sure.Will help in any way I can,Regards,Richard.PS. have very old photos will scan and send if you require them.

    8. [S8519] England & Wales, FreeBMD Marriage Index, 1837-1915, FreeBMD, ((http://freebmd.org.uk/cgi/search.pl)), accessed 29 May 2015), Marriage Registration for Arthur BURGESS (91410) and Blanche M. M. THOMPSON (91411); Jun 1913, Birmingham, Warwickshire, Volume 6d, Page 381. (Reliability: 3), 29 May 2015.

    9. [S8490] Birmingham, England, Church of England Marriages and Banns, 1754-1937, ((http://search.ancestry.co.uk/search/db.aspx?dbid=4994)), accessed 30 May 2015), Marriage for Arthur BURGESS and Blanche Maud Mary THOMPSON (26686); 12 May 1913: St. Paul, Birmingham, Warwickshire, England. (Reliability: 3), 30 May 2015.
      Birmingham, England, Marriages and Banns, 1754-1937

      Information for Arthur BURGESS

      Gender: Male
      Birth Year: abt 1893
      Marriage Date: 12 May 1913
      Marriage Age: 20
      Marriage Place: Birmingham, St Paul, Warwickshire, England
      Spouse: Blanche Maud Mary Thompson
      Spouse Gender: Female
      Spouse Marriage Age: 19
      Father: George Burgess
      Spouse's Father: Frederick John Thompson
      Reference Number: DRO 35
      Archive Roll: M162
      http://search.ancestry.co.uk/cgi-bin/sse.dll?indiv=1&db=BirminghamParishMarriage&gss=angs-d&new=1&rank=1&msT=1&MS_AdvCB=1&gsfn=arthur&gsfn_x=1&gsln=burgess&gsln_x=1&msgpn__ftp_x=1&msypn__ftp_x=1&msfng_x=1&msfns_x=1&mssng0_x=1&mssns0_x=1&MSAV=2&uidh=e72&pcat=34&fh=0&h=3868958&recoff=9+10+33&ml_rpos=1

    10. [S8559] England & Wales, Marriage Index, 1916-2005, ((http://search.ancestry.co.uk/search/db.aspx?htx=List&dbid=8753&offerid=0%3a7858%3a0)), accessed 27 May 2015), Marriage Registration for Thomas A. WORTLEY (53341) and Doris B. K. BURGESS (91367); Oct-Nov-Dec 1933, Birmingham, Warwickshire, Volume 6d, Page 102. (Reliability: 3), 27 May 2015.

    11. [S8559] England & Wales, Marriage Index, 1916-2005, ((http://search.ancestry.co.uk/search/db.aspx?htx=List&dbid=8753&offerid=0%3a7858%3a0)), accessed 28 May 2015), Marriage Registration for Percy DODD (91409) and Doris B. K. WORTLEY (91367); Jul-Aug-Sep 1947, Birmingham, Warwickshire, Volume 9c, Page 215. (Reliability: 3), 28 May 2015.