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Richard Harry (Jim / Copper) Willcocks

I56   Male 1924 - 1995  (70 years)    Has 96 ancestors and 5 descendants in this family tree.

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  • Nickname Jim / Copper 
    Relationshipwith Arthur Thomas Chamberlain
    Born 30 Nov 1924  Cornwood, Devon, England, UK Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Occupation Butcher 
    • Richard Harry trained as a butcher; worked in the building trade and at Watts Blake & Bearne the clay producers; Richard served with the Royal Navy during World War 2.
      Was known as 'Jim' to some people, and also had the nickname 'Copper'- this could have been because he had gingery coloured hair when he was young.
    Residence Cornwood, Devon, England, UK Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Died 23 Sep 1995  Cornwood, Devon, England, UK Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Siblings 2 siblings 
    Branches Chamberlain, George (I-28), Willcocks, Henry (I-182), Willcocks, Charles (I-53)

    Father AncestorsCharles Richard Willcocks
              b. 20 Aug 1902, Plympton, Devon, England, UK Find all individuals with events at this location
              d. 14 Jan 1990, Plymouth, Devon, England, UK Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 87 years) 
    Mother AncestorsGwendoline Annie Chamberlain
              b. 1 Jan 1890, Cornwood, Devon, England, UK Find all individuals with events at this location
              d. 11 Feb 1948, Cornwood, Devon, England, UK Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 58 years) 
    Married 2 Jun 1920  Cornwood, Devon, England, UK Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Address: Parish Church 
    • Witnesses: Richard Bettinson (bride's brother in law) and Edith Louisa Willcocks (groom's sister)
    Family ID F112    |  Family Chart

    Wife Living 
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    +1. Living
     
    Last Modified 18 Feb 2006 17:45:54 
    Family ID F142    |  Family Chart

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    Link to Google MapsBorn - 30 Nov 1924 - Cornwood, Devon, England, UK Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - Address: Wisdome Mill, Torr - - Cornwood, Devon, England, UK Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - Cause: Cancer - 23 Sep 1995 - Cornwood, Devon, England, UK Link to Google Earth
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  • Sources 
    1. [S1] Descendants of William Chamberlain (b.1711), Susan Kerswill (née Willcocks), (2004-2008).