Edward Jeremiah Patrick REARDON Edward(Ted) REARDON Florence(Flo or Florrie) Elizabeth REARDON Beryl Mary REARDON Patricia(Pat) Betty Jane REARDON Hilda Dorothea BATER Mary Elizabeth REARDON Amelia(Millie) REARDON Harry REARDON William(Will) REARDON Cecilia(Sissy) REARDON Arthur REARDON Margaret REARDON Albert(Bert) REARDON Amelia STEVENS Mini tree diagram

John(Jack) REARDON

16th Feb 18981,2 - Jul 19772

Life History

16th Feb 1898

Born in Stepney, London.1,2

1c 389 lists June quarter.  Exact date from Pat Wombwell

1901

Recorded in census in Whites Stables, Troon Street, Ratcliff.3

RG13/ 318 f 43 p 10

between 1914 and 1918

War service.2

Won Belgian Croix de Guerre - awarded on battlefield by King Leopold.  Presented to RAF museum when he died.

Apr 1926

St Mary's Church, Torquay

Apr 1926

Married Hilda Dorothea BATER in Torquay, Devon.4

Jul 1977

Died in Leatherhead, Surrey.2

from his daughter Pat Wombwell

Other facts

 

Religion b. Catholic, grew up C of E

Pat (daughter) says he was excommunicated from Catholic Church when he joined the Freemasons.

 

Birth of daughter Beryl Mary REARDON

 

Birth of daughter Patricia(Pat) Betty Jane REARDON

Notes

  • info about John Reardon and Pat and Beryl's families from:  Pat and Beryl Nov 03 (from Christine Jackson)
    John (Jack) Reardon:
    bd:  16 February, 1898  -  White Brothers Stable Yard, etc.
    dd:  July, 1977  -  Leatherhead, Surrey
    ed:  won Scholarship:  Christ's Hospital School - but place not taken up as it would have cost £80. per year
    Religion:  RC - Excommunicated when he became a Freemason
    occ:    (will ask Pat when I see her)
    1914-18:  Forces:  France & Belgium:  Trenches
    Awarded:  Croix de Guerre - presented on the Battlefield by King Leopold of Belgium.    Mentioned in Dispatches. Joined Royal Flying Corps (Radio)   (NB:  medals now in RAF Museum)
    1898:  White Brothers Stable Yard, Troon Street, Shadwell & Ratcliff, Stepney, London
            125 White Horse Road, Stepney
            1914-18:  France & Belgium
            Penzance, Cornwall
            Lowestoft, Suffolk
            Torquay, Devon  (based at St. Erth)
            Hayle, Cornwall
            Woburn Sands, Bedfordshire  (based at Hanslope Park)
            Leatherhead, Surrey

    md:  April, 1926  -  St. Mary Church, Church, Torquay, Devon

Sources

  • 1. Free BMD
  • 2. Family memory
  • 3. 1901 Census
  • 4. Christine Jackson family tree

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