Freshfield, Anthony Deane (1870-1939)

Anthony Deane Freshfield was an insurance agent. In 1902, he lived on Beach Avenue, near Gilford Street. In 1903, he was at 1868 Georgia Street.

Anthony Deane Freshfield was born on July 26, 1870, in Harwich, Essex England. [Some sources say that he was born on July 20, 1870.] His father was Philip William Freshfield. His mother was Mary Runnacles.

In 1881, he was a student at a private school in Ipswich St. Matthew, Suffolk, England.

In September quarter, 1895, he married Kate Louise Brown. She was born on May 30, 1871 (or 1872) in Braintree, Essex, England. It appears that her parents were James and Mary A. Brown.

He arrived in Vancouver about 1902. He worked as an insurance agent, with offices in the Inns of Court Building.

Anthony D Freshfield - Henderson’s BC Gazetteer and Directory - 1902 - page 659

Anthony D Freshfield – Henderson’s BC Gazetteer and Directory – 1902 – page 659

 

Inns of Court Building, 423 Hamilton Street, about 1898, Vancouver City Archives, AM54-S4-: Bu N420, http://searcharchives.vancouver.ca/inns-of-court-building-423-hamilton-street-at-west-hastings

Inns of Court Building, 423 Hamilton Street, about 1898, Vancouver City Archives, AM54-S4-: Bu N420, http://searcharchives.vancouver.ca/inns-of-court-building-423-hamilton-street-at-west-hastings

In 1903, he moved to 1868 Georgia Street.

By 1910, Anthony and his family were living in Seattle, Washington.

In 1920, he was a general sales agent for Protectograph Sales Company in Vancouver. He was living at 1896 West First Avenue.

In 1930, he was a salesman, and he was at 1456 East 22 Avenue.

Anthony died in Vancouver on January 22, 1939.

Kate died in New Westminster, British Columbia, on May 25, 1954.

 

Anthony and Kate had a son.

 

Alfred Deane Vere Freshfield

Alfred Deane Vere Freshfield was born in Vancouver on February 10, 1902.

He worked for the Imperial Oil Company.

On November 18, 1925, he married Zella Mae Hergert, who was a widow. She was born on ?? in Winnipeg, Manitoba. Her father was Herbert H. Walker. Her mother was Annie McCarthur.

Alfred died at Ioco, British Columbia, on May 23, 1964.

Zella died in New Westminster, British Columiba on January 18, 1982.

 

Sources

 

Philip William Freshfield (father of Anthony Deane Freshfield)

“England, Essex Parish Registers, 1503-1997,” database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:XK8G-ZML : accessed 21 July 2015), Philip William Freshfield and May Runniads, 04 Jan 1864, Marriage; citing Halstead, Essex, England, Record Office, Chelmsford; FHL microfilm 1,472,338.

Free BMD Marriages, March quarter 1864, Halstead district, volume 4a, page 371; Philip William Freshfield, http://www.freebmd.org.uk/cgi/districts.pl?r=36620725:0870&d=bmd_1436215231.

 

Mary Runnacles (mother of Anthony Deane Freshfield)

Free BMD Marriages, March quarter 1864, Halstead district, volume 4a, page 371; Mary Runnacles; http://www.freebmd.org.uk/cgi/districts.pl?r=36656004:8230&d=bmd_1436215231.

 

Anthony Deane Freshfield

Family: Anthony Deane Freshfield/Kate Louise Brown, http://www.gritquoy.com/genealogy/familygroup.php?familyID=F13016&tree=001Master

“England and Wales Birth Registration Index, 1837-2008,” database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:2XWP-F7H : accessed 21 July 2015), Anthony Deane Freshfield, 1870; from “England & Wales Births, 1837-2006,” database, findmypast (http://www.findmypast.com : 2012); citing Birth Registration, Tendring, Essex, England, citing General Register Office, Southport, England.

“England and Wales Census, 1871,” database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:VFFR-BG9 : accessed 21 July 2015), Anthony D Freshfeild in household of James Turner, Oakley, Great, Great Oakley, Essex, England; from “1871 England, Scotland and Wales census,” database and images, findmypast (http://www.findmypast.com : n.d.); citing PRO RG 10, folio 43, p. 8, Tendring registration district, Thorp subdistrict, ED 10, household 42, The National Archives, Kew, Surrey; FHL microfilm 829,962.

“England and Wales Census, 1881,” database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:XQSX-VWZ : accessed 21 July 2015), Anthony D Freshfield in household of Isabella Cormick, Ipswich St Matthew, Suffolk, England; from “1881 England, Scotland and Wales census,” database and images, findmypast (http://www.findmypast.com : n.d.); citing p. 2, PRO RG 11/1869 / 27, The National Archives, Kew, Surrey; FHL microfilm 1,341,451.

“England and Wales Census, 1891,” database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:QP5Z-XZM : accessed 21 July 2015), Antony Freshfield, England; from “1891 England, Scotland and Wales census,” database and images, findmypast (http://www.findmypast.com : n.d.); citing PRO RG 12, Essex county,  registration district, BOCKING subdistrict, The National Archives of the UK, Kew, Surrey.

“England and Wales Marriage Registration Index, 1837-2005,” database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:2DBB-26J : accessed 21 July 2015), Anthony Deane Freshfield, 1895; from “England & Wales Marriages, 1837-2005,” database, findmypast (http://www.findmypast.com : 2012); citing Marriage, Braintree, Essex, England, General Register Office, Southport, England.

“Canada Census, 1901,” database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:KHVN-1JQ : accessed 21 July 2015), Anthony D Freshfield in household of Maud E Betts, D, Burrard, British Columbia, Canada; citing p. 5, Library and Archives of Canada, Ottawa.

“United States Census, 1910,” database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:MGVD-GX6 : accessed 21 July 2015), Anthony D Freshfield, Seattle Ward 3, King, Washington, United States; citing enumeration district (ED) 93, sheet 3A, family 65, NARA microfilm publication T624 (Washington, D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, n.d.); FHL microfilm 1,375,672.

“Vermont, St. Albans Canadian Border Crossings, 1895-1924,” database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:QK3R-HRRZ : accessed 21 July 2015), Anthony D Freshfield, 1916; citing M1464, Soundex Index to Canadian Border Entries through the St. Albans, Vermont, District, 1895-1924, 325, NARA microfilm publications M1461, M1463, M1464, and M1465 (Washington D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, publication year); FHL microfilm 1,561,411.

“Vermont, St. Albans Canadian Border Crossings, 1895-1924,” database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:QK31-FJ6J : accessed 21 July 2015), Anthony D Freshfield, 1895-1924; citing M1461, Soundex Index to Canadian Border Entries through the St. Albans, Vermont, District, 1895-1924, 151, NARA microfilm publications M1461, M1463, M1464, and M1465 (Washington D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, publication year); FHL microfilm 1,472,951.

“British Columbia Death Registrations, 1872-1986,” database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:FL2L-9ZQ : accessed 21 July 2015), Anthony Deane Freshfield, 22 Jan 1939; citing Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada; British Columbia Archives film number B13164, Division of Vital Statistics, Victoria; FHL microfilm 1,953,197.

Anthony Deane Freshfield, death notice, Vancouver Sun, January 23, 1939, page 13, https://news.google.com/newspapers?id=RjFlAAAAIBAJ&sjid=KYkNAAAAIBAJ&pg=4934%2C2787561: “Freshfield – Jan, 22, 1939, Anthony Deane Freshfield, 1323 E. 21st Ave., aged 68 years. Survived bvy his wife, 1 son, Alfred Deane of Ioco, 1 sister in England. Funeral services from Mr. Pleasant Undertaking Co., Tues., Jan. 24, at 2:00 p.m. Lieut.-Col. Rev. C. S. [sic] Owen officiating. Cremation.”

 

Katherine Louse (Julie) Brown (wife of Anthony Deane Freshfield)

“England and Wales Birth Registration Index, 1837-2008,” database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:2XHW-P6H : accessed 21 July 2015), Kate Louise Brown, 1872; from “England & Wales Births, 1837-2006,” database, findmypast (http://www.findmypast.com : 2012); citing Birth Registration, Braintree, Essex, England, citing General Register Office, Southport, England.

“England and Wales Census, 1881,” database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:X3L9-M88 : accessed 21 July 2015), Kate Brown in household of James Brown, Tottenham, Middlesex, England; from “1881 England, Scotland and Wales census,” database and images, findmypast (http://www.findmypast.com : n.d.); citing p. 12, PRO RG 11/1382 / 9, The National Archives, Kew, Surrey; FHL microfilm 1,341,336.

“England and Wales Marriage Registration Index, 1837-2005,” database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:2DBY-P2X : accessed 21 July 2015), Kate Julia Brown, 1895; from “England & Wales Marriages, 1837-2005,” database, findmypast (http://www.findmypast.com : 2012); citing Marriage, Braintree, Essex, England, General Register Office, Southport, England.

“British Columbia Death Registrations, 1872-1986,” database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:FLP1-MXQ : accessed 21 July 2015), Kate Louise Freshfield, 25 May 1954; citing New Westminster, British Columbia, Canada; British Columbia Archives film number B13220, Division of Vital Statistics, Victoria; FHL microfilm 2,032,966.

Kate Louise Freshfield, death notice, Vancouver Province, May 26, 1954, page 36; Vancouver Sun, May 26, 1954, page 42: “Freshfield – Passed away May 25, 1954, in New Westminster, Kate Louise Freshfield in her 83rd year, late of Ioco, B.C. Survived by one sone, Alfred Deane Freshfield, Ioco, and relatives in England. Funeral service Thursday, May 27, 1954, at 2 p.m. from the Chapel of Chimes, Harron Bros. Ltd., 10th Avenue and Ontario St., Canon D.A. Hatfield officiating. Cremation.”

 

Alfred Deane Vere Freshfield (son of Anthony Deane Freshfield)

British Columbia Birth Registrations, Registration Number: 1902-09-122596; Alfred Deane Vere Freshfield; date of birth: February 10, 1902; place of birth: Vancouver; http://search-collections.royalbcmuseum.bc.ca/Genealogy/DisplayGenealogyImage?k=06702744-0d6d-46dc-b9d1-e2e2262fe202

“British Columbia Marriage Registrations, 1859-1932,” database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:JD8R-V2M : accessed 21 July 2015), Alfred Deane Vere Freshfield and Zella Mae Herbert, 18 Nov 1925; citing Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada, British Columbia Archives film number B13750, Vital Statistics Agency, Victoria; FHL microfilm 2,074,320.

“British Columbia Death Registrations, 1872-1986,” database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:FLTK-4CM : accessed 21 July 2015), Alfred Deane Vere Freshfield, 23 May 1964; citing Ioco, British Columbia, Canada; British Columbia Archives film number B13267, Division of Vital Statistics, Victoria; FHL microfilm 2,033,690.

Alfred Deane Vere Freshfield, death notice, Vancouver Province, May 25, 1964, page 27; Vancouver Sun, May 25, 1964, page 26: “Freshfield – Suddenly on May 23, 1964, at his residence, 300 3rd Avenue, Ioco, B.C., Alfred Deane Vere Freshfield, aged 62 years. Survived by his loving wife Zella Mae. Funeral Service Wednesday, May 27, at 1:30 p.m., in the chapel of S. Bowell and Sons, 219 6th Street, New Westminster, Rev. H. Oldfield officiating. Cremation. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to B.C. Hear Foundation, 1956 W. Broadway, Vancouver, B.C.”

“British Columbia Death Registrations, 1872-1986,” database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:FL18-1QM : accessed 21 July 2015), Zella Mae Freshfield, 18 Jan 1982; citing New Westminster, British Columbia, Canada; British Columbia Archives film number B13617, Division of Vital Statistics, Victoria; FHL microfilm 2,051,674.

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