Samuel PROSSER
(-)
Johnson VIVIAN of Pengegon
(1825-1898)
Elizabeth GRANGEY
(Abt 1836-1889)
Reece PROSSER
(Abt 1866-1925)
Elizabeth Jane VIVIAN
(1864-)
Reece Wilfred PROSSER
(1895-1953)

 

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Spouses/Children:
Hyacinth May FLOYD

  • Wilfred Floyd PROSSER+
  • Lawrence W. PROSSER
  • Kenneth Richard PROSSER
  • Edward G. PROSSER
  • Sylvia PROSSER
  • James PROSSER

Reece Wilfred PROSSER

  • Born: 3 Aug 1895, Pengegon, Camborne, Cornwall
  • Christened: 18 Sep 1895, Tuckingmill All Saints, Camborne, Cornwall
  • Married: Abt Jun 1920, Redruth District, Cornwall
  • Died: 1953, Pinellas Co., FL, USA

   Research Notes:

On 2 Oct 1920, Reece Wilfred Prosser, 24, blacksmith, and wife Hyacinth May (24), arrived in New York per S. S. Imperator. Reece's nearest living relative in Cornwall was his father, R. Prosser of Pengegon Camborne. Reece and his wife's final destination was Elizabeth New Jersey.

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1940 U.S. Federal Census (called Rees W.):

Age given: 44 years
Birthplace: England
Dwelling Place: Warren, Somerset, New Jersey
Occupation: Superintendent (cork industry)

Present were wife Hyacinth M. (44) of England, children (born in New Jersey): Wilfred (18), cork packer, Lawrence (16), Kenneth (15), Edward (11), Sylvia (9), James (7), brother Godfrey Prosser (36) of England, single, mechanic (cork industry)

   Marriage Information:

Reece married Hyacinth May FLOYD during the 2nd Quarter of 1920 in the Redruth District, Cornwall. (Hyacinth May FLOYD was born on 27 Feb 1896 in Wesley St., Camborne, Cornwall and died on 2 Aug 1975 in Pinellas Co., FL, USA.)

   Sources:

Cornwall OPC (birth, christening); GRO Birth Index, vol. 5c, p. 213; GRO Marriage Index, vol. 5c, p. 484; US. Federal Census records; New York Shipping & Passenger Lists (Ancestry)


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