See also

Family of William Edward HEARD and Gertrude FARTHING

Husband: William Edward HEARD (1914-1993)
Wife: Gertrude FARTHING (1918-2008)
Children: PRIVATE ( - )
Raymond J. HEARD (1948-2010)
Marriage Q2 1941 Crediton , Devon, England1

Husband: William Edward HEARD

Name: William Edward HEARD2,3,4
Sex: Male
Name Prefix: Mr
Father: Walter HEARD (1887-1957)
Mother: Jessie Ann TURNER (1889-1975)
Birth 17 Jul 1914 Exeter, Devon, England
Baptism 20 Jul 1916 (age 2) Crediton , Devon, England
Occupation Carpenter, Joiner
Occupation 1939 (age 24-25) Building Trade Carpenter; Crediton , Devon, England
63 East Street, Crediton, Devon
Death 19 Nov 1993 (age 79) Shobrooke, Devon, England

Wife: Gertrude FARTHING

Name: Gertrude FARTHING3
Sex: Female
Father: Thomas PARK (c. 1889-1959)
Mother: Sarah Anne HOYLE (1892-1971)
Birth 18 Dec 1918 Middleton, Lancashire, England5,6
5 Limefields, Middleton
The birth was registered by Sarah's mother Ada, who was present.
Death 14 Sep 2008 (age 89) Exeter, Devon, England
Cause: Pneumonia, following a spell in hospital

Child 1: PRIVATE

Sex: Male
Spouse: PRIVATE ( - )

Child 2: Raymond J. HEARD

Name: Raymond J. HEARD3
Sex: Male
Spouse: PRIVATE ( - )
Birth 12 Jun 1948 Crediton , Devon, England
63 East Street, Crediton, Devon
Baptism 2 Jan 1949 (age 0) Crediton , Devon, England
Occupation Painter
Death 9 May 2010 (age 61) Exeter, Devon, England

Note on Husband: William Edward HEARD

In 1940-42 Bill was in Reyjavik. He was a despatch rider in the Royal Engineers, By 1944 he was in Italy. In 1951 Bill and Gertie were living at 8 Winswood, Crediton. They moved to Shobrooke.


1"GRO". Devon Central Vol 5b Page 210. Cit. Date: "June Quarter 1941".
2"Heard Family papers, correspondence and conversations".
3"Nick Heard". This GEDCOM is predominantly the work of Nick Heard, but it incorporates the collaborated work of many other family historians. You are welcome to use the information herein but please acknowledge the source. Every effort has been made to ensure the data is accurate, but any use you make of it is entirely at your own risk. (c) Nick Heard 2009
4"File (merged): Saffinfromgeorgespare.ged". Record updated from...
5"GRO". Oldham Vol 8d Page 893. Cit. Date: "Dec Quarter".
6"Birth Certificate".