Peek of Hazelwood

Richard Habberfield Short

Male 1850 - 1910  (~ 60 years)


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  • Name Richard Habberfield Short 
    Born Q1 1850  Harbourne, Birmingham Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2
    Gender Male 
    Census 1851  Clent House, Poyners Lane, Harbourne, Birmingham Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Census 1861  Prospect House, Kingsbridge, Devon Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Census 1871  6 Belgrave Terrace, Tormoham, Torquay, Devon Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Occupation 1871  [4
    Merchants clerk 
    Residence 1875  London, Worcester Park (Surrey) and Streatham Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Census 1881  13/14/15 Silwood Place, Brighton Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Education Rugby 
    Occupation 1881  [5
    East India Merchant 
    Died Q3 1910  Kingsclere, Hampshire Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    Person ID I1345  Peek Genealogy
    Last Modified 5 Feb 2015 

    Father Thomas Short,   b. 24 Aug 1822,   d. 15 Nov 1882  (Age 60 years) 
    Mother Anne Phillpot,   b. 4 Jun 1819,   d. 25 Apr 1880, Steyning Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 60 years) 
    Married 6 Feb 1845  [7
    Census 1851  Clent House, Poyners Lane, Harbourne, Birmingham Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Census 1861  Oriel Villa, Great Malvern, Worcestershire Find all individuals with events at this location  [8
    Census 1871  Park Lane, Harborne, Birmingham Find all individuals with events at this location  [9
    Family ID F618  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 1 Ann Helen Finch,   b. 1858, Lambeth, Surrey Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Q3 1892, Wandsworth, Surrey Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 34 years) 
    Married Q4 1881  Wandsworth, Surrey Find all individuals with events at this location  [10
    Census 1891  Kobe, Streatham, Wandsworth, London Find all individuals with events at this location  [11
    Children 
     1. Katharine Ann Habberfield-Short,   b. 27 Nov 1882, St Leonards, Streatham, Surrey Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 5 Nov 1980, Epsom, Surrey Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 97 years)
     2. Richard Habberfield-Short,   b. 1883, Old Malden, Surrey Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1929  (Age 46 years)
     3. James Habberfield-Short,   b. 1884, Old Malden, Surrey Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 7 Jan 1971, Shipston on Stour, Warks Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 87 years)
     4. Henry Habberfield-Short,   b. 1888, Wimbledon, Surrey Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1959  (Age 71 years)
     5. Ann Helen Habberfield-Short,   b. 1890, Streatham, London Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 3 Dec 1969  (Age 79 years)
    Last Modified 5 Feb 2015 
    Family ID F480  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 2 Catharine Ann Heaven,   b. 16 Aug 1859, Netheravon, Wilts Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 27 May 1938, St Johns Home, St Mary's Rd, Oxford Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 78 years) 
    Married Q1 1896  Bath, Somerset Find all individuals with events at this location  [12
    Census 1901  7 Churchfield Road East, Acton, Middlesex Find all individuals with events at this location  [13
    Children 
     1. William Habberfield-Short,   b. 1896,   d. 1977  (Age 81 years)
     2. Eleanor Frances Habberfield-Short,   b. 18 Jul 1898,   d. 10 Sep 1944, Srinigar, Kashmir Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 46 years)
     3. Dorothy Phyllis Habberfield-Short,   b. 19 Dec1902,   d. 5 Oct 2001
    Last Modified 5 Feb 2015 
    Family ID F532  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • Surname changed by Deed Poll in 1894 to Habberfield-Short.

      Born in Birmingham in 1850 and lived in London (from 1875), Worcester Park, Surrey, and Streatham. Named 'Habberfield' after his cousin and godfather, Richard Habberfield (1815-1858), son of Ann Habberfield (Peek), fourth child of John Peek of Hazelwood.

      He was Chairman of Short Brothers of 91 Queen Victoria Street, London, E.C.

  • Sources 
    1. [S190] 1851 Census, Registrar Kings Norton, (Ancestry.co.uk), ED 1c, F 73, p 30 (Reliability: 2).

    2. [S203] Free BMD Birth, (Ancestry.co.uk), V 18, p 434 (Reliability: 2).

    3. [S61] 1861 Census, Registrar Kingsbridge, ED 2, F 24, p 1 (Reliability: 2).

    4. [S220] 1871 Census, Registrar Newton Abbot, (Ancestry.co.uk), ED 2, F 50, p 20 (Reliability: 2).

    5. [S221] 1881 Census, Registrar Brighton, (LDS 1881 British Census), ED 13, F 81, p 24 (Reliability: 2).

    6. [S224] Free BMD Death, Registrar Kingsclere, (Ancestry.co.uk), V 2c, p 127 (Reliability: 2).

    7. [S325] Diana Robinson, Diana Robinson nee Gardner (Reliability: 2).

    8. [S202] 1861 Census, Registrar Upton on Severn, ED 4, F 52, p 15 (Reliability: 2).

    9. [S204] 1871 Census, Registrar Kings Norton, (Ancestry.co.uk), ED 1, F 19, p 29 (Reliability: 2).

    10. [S15] Free BMD Marriage, (Ancestry.co.uk), V 1d, p 1066 (Reliability: 2).

    11. [S222] 1891 Census, Registrar Wandsworth, (PRO), ED 15, F 112, p 42 (Reliability: 2).

    12. [S15] Free BMD Marriage, (Ancestry.co.uk), V 5c, p 828 (Reliability: 2).

    13. [S223] 1901 Census, Registrar Brentford, (PRO), ED 3, F 69, p 11 (Reliability: 2).