Dorothy Helen Muller

Dorothy Helen Muller

Female 1899 - 1982  (83 years)

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Generation: 1

  1. 1.  Dorothy Helen MullerDorothy Helen Muller was born 22 Feb 1899, West Ham, London (daughter of George William Muller and Elizabeth Ann Chandler); died 31 Mar 1982, Ivy Cottage, Thorpe-le-Soken, Essex; was buried 1982, Kirby-le-Soken, Essex.

    Other Events:

    • Census: 1901, Essex, West Ham, Forest Gate.; 11 Osborne Road. George Muller Head 54, Shipping Clerk, (C.L.)? working on own account, Sunderland Durham. Elizabeth Muller Wife 37, London Surrey. Mary Muller Mother, Widow, 73, Sunderland Durham. Gerard Muller Son 6, West Ham Essex. Rodolph Muller Son 4, West Ham Essex. Dorothy Muller Daughter 2, West Ham Essex.
    • Census: 1911, 11 Osborne Road, Forest Gate; George William Muller, Head, 64, Married (24 yrs), Cargo Superintendent, Shipowners and Shipbrokers, Employer, Sunderland Durham Elizabeth Muller, Wife, 47, Married (24 yrs), Bermondsey Surrey Gerard Muller, Son, 16, Engineers Apprentice, Silver Town Rubber Wks, Forest Gate Rodolphe Muller, Son, 14, Forest Gate Dorothy Muller, Daughter, 12, Forest Gate Alfred Freeman, Boarder, 41, Married, Engineer, Shipowner, Employer, Newcastle on Tyne Isabella Freeman, Boarder, 36, Married
    • 1939 Register: 29 Sep 1939, Abbey Cottage, 7 Landermere Road, Thorpe-le-Soken; Simpson, David C., M, 31 Dec 92, M, Road Haulage Contractor, Chairman & Managing Director Simpson Dorothy H., F, 22 Feb 99, M, Unpaid Domestic Duties One record 'officially closed' due to 100 year rule, probably Alan Ian Simpson.
    • Probate: 12 May 1982, Ipswich; SIMPSON, Dorothy Helen of Ivy Cottage Thorpe-le-Soken Essex died 31 March Probate Ipswich 12 May Not exceeding 25000 821005296K [from http://haine.org.uk/toms_wills/probate_indexes_1967-92.php ]

    Dorothy married David Caldow Simpson 19 Mar 1918, Emmanuel Church, Forest Gate. David (son of William David Simpson and Minnie later Minnia Rodwell) was born 31 Dec 1892, 61 Dames Road, Forest Gate; died 2 Mar 1969; was buried Kirby-le-Soken, Essex, England. [Group Sheet]

    Notes:

    Married:
    David Caldow Simpson, 24, Bachelor, 2nd Lieut. 21st K.R.R. (Kings Royal Rifles), 13 Horace Road, Father William Simpson, deceased.
    Dorothy Helen Muller, 21, Spinster, 11 Osbourne Road, Father George William Muller, retired.
    Witnesses: P H Arnold, E C Muller*.
    (*'E C Muller' is almost certainly Evelyn Catherine Muller nee Home)

    Children:
    1. David Caldow Simpson, LDS RCS was born 27 Jul 1919, 11 Osborne Road, Forest Gate, London; died 9 Nov 1985; was buried Thorpe-le-Soken, Essex.
    2. Betty Minnia Simpson was born 8 Dec 1921, West Ham; died 14 Jul 2012, Mayals Green, Swansea; was buried 25 Jul 2012, Llanelli Cemetery.
    3. Alan Ian Simpson was born 12 Jan 1932, District of West Ham; died 24 Sep 2004, Chelsworth, Suffolk; was buried Chelsworth, Suffolk.

Generation: 2

  1. 2.  George William Muller was born 9 May 1847, Sunderland, Durham (son of Albert Rodolphe Muller and Mary Whitfield); died Sep 1924, Whitechapel district.

    Other Events:

    • Career: Dorothy Simpson (nee Muller) recalled c.1980 that he ran away from boarding school in Yorkshire to sea; dock superintendent for cargo in Royal Docks; first wife left a son two daughters in East Ham. Dorothy also recalled that Elizabeth was his second wife. Betty Simpson recalled c.2010: Captain in Merchant Navy, later Superintendent of Cargo at the Royal Group of Docks, Port of London (mainly on the Isle of Dogs); left his widow virtually destitute because he was over-generous and open-handed to unemployed dockworkers; he felt sorry for them and used to invite them home for supper; she had to take in paying guests to survive.
    • Address: Lived 11 Osborne Road, Forest Gate, London. This property seems to have been sold or passed to the Simpsons, who lived there in the 1920s and who married into the Muller family (David Caldow Simpson married Dorothy Helen Muller in 1918)
    • Census: 1851, Durham, West Sunderland; 4 Spring Garden Lane. William Whitfield, head, mar, 58yrs, House agent - publican, Greatham, Durham. Elizabeth Whitfield, wife, mar, 58yrs, Sunderland, Durham. Mary Muller, daughter, mar, 23yrs, Glass Chemists wife, Sunderland, Durham. Elizabeth Whitfield, daughter, unmarried, 18yr, Sunderland, Durham. George W. Muller, grandson, 3yrs, Sunderland, Durham. Rodolphe Muller, grandson, 2yrs, Sunderland, Durham.
    • Census: 1861, Durham, Sunderland, Bishopwearmouth; 15 Bedford Street. William Whitfield, head, Wid, 67yrs, Publican, Greatham, Durham. Mary Muller, daughter, mar, 31yrs, Barmaid, Sunderland, Durham. Elizabeth Whitfield, daughter, unmarried, 28yr, Barmaid, Sunderland, Durham. George Muller, grandson, 14yrs, Sunderland, Durham. Rodolph Muller, grandson, 12yrs, Sunderland, Durham. 1 servant
    • Census: 1891, Essex, West Ham; 20 Gower Rd. George W. Muller, head, 44yrs, Ship's clerk, Durham, Sunderland. Elizabeth Muller, wife, 27yrs, London Southward. Arthur A. Lewin, boarder,20yrs, Doctor of Medicine, Canada
    • Census: 1901, Essex, West Ham, Forest Gate.; 11 Osborne Road. George Muller Head 54, Shipping Clerk, (C.L.)? working on own account, Sunderland Durham. Elizabeth Muller Wife 37, London Surrey. Mary Muller Mother, Widow, 73, Sunderland Durham. Gerard Muller Son 6, West Ham Essex. Rodolph Muller Son 4, West Ham Essex. Dorothy Muller Daughter 2, West Ham Essex.
    • Census: 1911, 11 Osborne Road, Forest Gate; George William Muller, Head, 64, Married (24 yrs), Cargo Superintendent, Shipowners and Shipbrokers, Employer, Sunderland Durham Elizabeth Muller, Wife, 47, Married (24 yrs), Bermondsey Surrey Gerard Muller, Son, 16, Engineers Apprentice, Silver Town Rubber Wks, Forest Gate Rodolphe Muller, Son, 14, Forest Gate Dorothy Muller, Daughter, 12, Forest Gate Alfred Freeman, Boarder, 41, Married, Engineer, Shipowner, Employer, Newcastle on Tyne Isabella Freeman, Boarder, 36, Married

    George married Elizabeth Ann Chandler 1887, West Ham, England. Elizabeth (daughter of Thomas Chandler and Elizabeth Cable) was born 27 Jul 1863, 19 St. James Crescent, Bermondsey, Surrey; was christened 16 Aug 1863, St James, Bermondsey, Surrey; died 14 Apr 1935. [Group Sheet]


  2. 3.  Elizabeth Ann Chandler was born 27 Jul 1863, 19 St. James Crescent, Bermondsey, Surrey; was christened 16 Aug 1863, St James, Bermondsey, Surrey (daughter of Thomas Chandler and Elizabeth Cable); died 14 Apr 1935.

    Other Events:

    • Also Known As: Maiden name was Chandler. Had two sisters.
    • .: Dorothy Muller recalled c1980 that some of Elizabeth's siblings may have moved to Cornwall.
    • Census: 1871, 12 Dod St, St Ann, Limehouse, London; CHANDLER, Thomas Head M 40yrs,Millwright Marylebone, Middlesex CHANDLER, Elizabeth Wife F 30yrs, Shoreditch, Middlesex CHANDLER, Emma Daughter F 9yrs, Bermondsey, Surrey CHANDLER, Elizabeth Daughter F 7yrs, Bermondsey, Surrey CHANDLER, Thomas Son M 5yrs, Bermondsey, Surrey CHANDLER, James Son M 9mths, Essex -------------------------------------------------------------------------------- Piece: 552 Folio: 76 Page: 29 Registration District: Stepney Civil Parish: St Ann Limehouse Address: Dod Street, St Ann Limehouse County: London, Middlesex
    • Census: 1891, Sussex, West Ham; 20 Gower Rd. George W. Muller, head, 44yrs, Ship's clerk, Durham, Sunderland. Elizabeth Muller, wife, 27yrs, London Southward. Arthur A. Lewin, boarder,20yrs, Doctor of Medicine, Canada
    • Census: 1901, Essex, West Ham, Forest Gate.; 11 Osborne Road. George Muller Head 54, Shipping Clerk, (C.L.)? working on own account, Sunderland Durham. Elizabeth Muller Wife 37, London Surrey. Mary Muller Mother, Widow, 73, Sunderland Durham. Gerard Muller Son 6, West Ham Essex. Rodolph Muller Son 4, West Ham Essex. Dorothy Muller Daughter 2, West Ham Essex.
    • Census: 1911, 11 Osborne Road, Forest Gate; George William Muller, Head, 64, Married (24 yrs), Cargo Superintendent, Shipowners and Shipbrokers, Employer, Sunderland Durham Elizabeth Muller, Wife, 47, Married (24 yrs), Bermondsey Surrey Gerard Muller, Son, 16, Engineers Apprentice, Silver Town Rubber Wks, Forest Gate Rodolphe Muller, Son, 14, Forest Gate Dorothy Muller, Daughter, 12, Forest Gate Alfred Freeman, Boarder, 41, Married, Engineer, Shipowner, Employer, Newcastle on Tyne Isabella Freeman, Boarder, 36, Married
    • Probate: 3 May 1935, London; MULLER Elizabeth Ann of 11 Osborne-road Forest Gate Essex widow died 14 April 1935 Probate London 3 May to Dorothy Helen Simpson (wife of David Caldow Simpson). Effects 460.

    Children:
    1. Gerard George Muller was born 12 Apr 1894; died 5 Dec 1921, District of St Martin, London.
    2. Rodolphe or Rodolph Muller was born Jan-Mar 1897, District of West Ham; died 2 Jan 1925, Midhurst, Sussex.
    3. 1. Dorothy Helen Muller was born 22 Feb 1899, West Ham, London; died 31 Mar 1982, Ivy Cottage, Thorpe-le-Soken, Essex; was buried 1982, Kirby-le-Soken, Essex.


Generation: 3

  1. 4.  Albert Rodolphe Muller was born bef. 1826 (son of George Muller); died bef. 1871.

    Other Events:

    • Career: Chemist (Glass chemist)
    • Address: 4 Spring Garden Lane, Sandchurch West, Durham.
    • .: Dorothy Muller recalled c.1980 that Albert came from Berne, Switzerland (and was supposedly murdered in the Alps whilst trying to smuggle out a formula for red glass). Her niece Margot Muller claimed it was cobalt (blue) glass.

    Notes:

    Birth:
    Marriage license of 12 May 1846 states he's aged '21 and upwards'.

    Name:
    (Middle name also recorded as Rodolphi, Rudolphis and Roduophe)

    Career:
    From the 1851 census entry for his wife: 'Mary Muller, daughter, mar, 23yrs, Glass Chemists wife, Sunderland, Durham'

    Albert married Mary Whitfield 13 May 1846, St Peter, Monkwearmouth, Durham. Mary (daughter of William Whitfield and Elizabeth) was born 1825-1827, Sunderland, Durham. [Group Sheet]


  2. 5.  Mary Whitfield was born 1825-1827, Sunderland, Durham (daughter of William Whitfield and Elizabeth).

    Other Events:

    • Census: 1851, Durham, West Sunderland; 4 Spring Garden Lane. William Whitfield, head, mar, 58yrs, House agent - publican, Greatham, Durham. Elizabeth Whitfield, wife, mar, 58yrs, Sunderland, Durham. Mary Muller, daughter, mar, 23yrs, Glass Chemists wife, Sunderland, Durham. Elizabeth Whitfield, daughter, unmarried, 18yr, Sunderland, Durham. George W. Muller, grandson, 3yrs, Sunderland, Durham. Rodolphe Muller, grandson, 2yrs, Sunderland, Durham.
    • Census: 1861, Durham, Sunderland, Bishopwearmouth; 15 Bedford Street. William Whitfield, head, Wid, 67yrs, Publican, Greatham, Durham. Mary Muller, daughter, mar, 31yrs, Barmaid, Sunderland, Durham. Elizabeth Whitfield, daughter, unmarried, 28yr, Barmaid, Sunderland, Durham. George Muller, grandson, 14yrs, Sunderland, Durham. Rodolph Muller, grandson, 12yrs, Sunderland, Durham. 1 servant
    • 1871 Census: 1871, 14 Randolph Street, Bishopwearmouth, Sunderland; Mary Muller, Head, W, 42, Durham Sunderland Rodolphe Muller, Son, Unm, 22, Durham Sunderland Elizabeth Whitfield, Sister, Unm, 38, Durham Sunderland
    • Census: 1881, 14 Randolph Street, Bishopwearmouth, Sunderland; Mary Muller, Head, W, 52, Durham Sunderland Rodolphe Muller, Son, Unm, 31, Brewer's Agent, Durham Sunderland George William Muller, Son, 10, Scholar, Durham Sunderland
    • Census: 1901, Essex, West Ham, Forest Gate.; 11 Osborne Road. George Muller Head 54, Shipping Clerk, (C.L.)? working on own account, Sunderland Durham. Elizabeth Muller Wife 37, London Surrey. Mary Muller Mother, Widow, 73, Sunderland Durham. Gerard Muller Son 6, West Ham Essex. Rodolph Muller Son 4, West Ham Essex. Dorothy Muller Daughter 2, West Ham Essex.

    Notes:

    Married:
    Middle name given as 'Rudolphis' and 'Roduophe' (the latter looks like a transcription error)
    [Original data from England, Marriages, 1538-1973 via ancestry.co.uk]

    Children:
    1. 2. George William Muller was born 9 May 1847, Sunderland, Durham; died Sep 1924, Whitechapel district.
    2. Rodolphe Muller was born circa 1848, Sunderland, Durham; died Oct-Dec 1905, Sunderland district.

  3. 6.  Thomas Chandler was born 13 Feb 1831, Westmorland St, Marylebone, London; was christened 10 Mar 1831, St. Marylebone, Westminster, London (son of Thomas Chandler and Ann Berridge).

    Other Events:

    • Occupation: Mill-Wright
    • Census: 1871, 12 Dod St, St Ann, Limehouse, London; CHANDLER, Thomas Head M 40yrs,Millwright Marylebone, Middlesex CHANDLER, Elizabeth Wife F 30yrs, Shoreditch, Middlesex CHANDLER, Emma Daughter F 9yrs, Bermondsey, Surrey CHANDLER, Elizabeth Daughter F 7yrs, Bermondsey, Surrey CHANDLER, Thomas Son M 5yrs, Bermondsey, Surrey CHANDLER, James Son M 9mths, Essex -------------------------------------------------------------------------------- Piece: 552 Folio: 76 Page: 29 Registration District: Stepney Civil Parish: St Ann Limehouse Address: Dod Street, St Ann Limehouse County: London, Middlesex
    • Census: 1881, 3 Millicent Villas, Park Rd, West Ham, Essex; CHANDLER, Thos Head Married M 50yrs, Foreman Distillery (Wine Spirit), London, Middlesex CHANDLER, Elizabeth Wife Married F 43yrs, London, Middlesex CHANDLER, John Son Single M 9yrs, West Ham, Essex CHANDLER, Chas Son Single M 6yrs, Millwall, Middlesex CHANDLER, Florence L Daughter Single F 4yrs, Millwall, Middlesex CHANDLER, Edward L Son Single M 0 West Ham, Essex CORTS, Rebecca Servant Single F 14, Genl Servt, Stepney, Middlesex -------------------------------------------------------------------------------- Piece: 1720 Folio: 108 Page: 68 Registration District: West Ham Civil Parish: West Ham Address: 3, (Park Road), Millicent Villas, West Ham County: Essex

    Notes:

    Christened:
    Baptism of Thomas Chandler has his father Thomas as a Coachmaker and in another document a ? Mechanic.

    Thomas married Elizabeth Cable 11 Feb 1857, St. Mary, Whitechapel, Middlesex. Elizabeth was born Shoreditch, Middlesex. [Group Sheet]


  4. 7.  Elizabeth Cable was born Shoreditch, Middlesex.

    Other Events:

    • Census: 1871, 12 Dod St, St Ann, Limehouse, London; CHANDLER, Thomas Head M 40yrs,Millwright Marylebone, Middlesex CHANDLER, Elizabeth Wife F 30yrs, Shoreditch, Middlesex CHANDLER, Emma Daughter F 9yrs, Bermondsey, Surrey CHANDLER, Elizabeth Daughter F 7yrs, Bermondsey, Surrey CHANDLER, Thomas Son M 5yrs, Bermondsey, Surrey CHANDLER, James Son M 9mths, Essex -------------------------------------------------------------------------------- Piece: 552 Folio: 76 Page: 29 Registration District: Stepney Civil Parish: St Ann Limehouse Address: Dod Street, St Ann Limehouse County: London, Middlesex
    • Census: 1881, 3 Millicent Villas, Park Rd, West Ham, Essex; CHANDLER, Thos Head Married M 50yrs, Foreman Distillery (Wine Spirit), London, Middlesex CHANDLER, Elizabeth Wife Married F 43yrs, London, Middlesex CHANDLER, John Son Single M 9yrs, West Ham, Essex CHANDLER, Chas Son Single M 6yrs, Millwall, Middlesex CHANDLER, Florence L Daughter Single F 4yrs, Millwall, Middlesex CHANDLER, Edward L Son Single M 0 West Ham, Essex CORTS, Rebecca Servant Single F 14, Genl Servt, Stepney, Middlesex -------------------------------------------------------------------------------- Piece: 1720 Folio: 108 Page: 68 Registration District: West Ham Civil Parish: West Ham Address: 3, (Park Road), Millicent Villas, West Ham County: Essex

    Children:
    1. Emma Chandler was born 6 Apr 1861, Spe Road, Bermondsey, Surrey; was christened 28 Apr 1861, St James, Bermondsey, Surrey.
    2. 3. Elizabeth Ann Chandler was born 27 Jul 1863, 19 St. James Crescent, Bermondsey, Surrey; was christened 16 Aug 1863, St James, Bermondsey, Surrey; died 14 Apr 1935.
    3. Thomas Chandler was born circa 1865, Bermondsey, London.
    4. James Chandler was born 1870, Plaistow, Essex.
    5. John Chandler was born circa 1872, West Ham, London.
    6. Charles Robert (Robert) Chandler was born 1873, Millwall, Sussex.
    7. Florence L Chandler was born 1877, Millwall, Sussex.
    8. Edward Louis Chandler was born 1880.


Generation: 4

  1. 8.  George Muller

    Notes:

    Name: George Muller
    Gender: Male
    Child: Albert Roduophe Muller
    [Original data: England, Marriages, 1538?1973, via ancestry.co.uk]

    Children:
    1. 4. Albert Rodolphe Muller was born bef. 1826; died bef. 1871.

  2. 10.  William Whitfield was born circa 1792, Greatham, Durham.

    Other Events:

    • Census: 1851, Durham, West Sunderland; 4 Spring Garden Lane. William Whitfield, head, mar, 58yrs, House agent - publican, Greatham, Durham. Elizabeth Whitfield, wife, mar, 58yrs, Sunderland, Durham. Mary Muller, daughter, mar, 23yrs, Glass Chemists wife, Sunderland, Durham. Elizabeth Whitfield, daughter, unmarried, 18yr, Sunderland, Durham. George W. Muller, grandson, 3yrs, Sunderland, Durham. Rodolphe Muller, grandson, 2yrs, Sunderland, Durham.
    • Census: 1861, Durham, Sunderland, Bishopwearmouth; 15 Bedford Street. William Whitfield, head, Wid, 67yrs, Publican, Greatham, Durham. Mary Muller, daughter, mar, 31yrs, Barmaid, Sunderland, Durham. Elizabeth Whitfield, daughter, unmarried, 28yr, Barmaid, Sunderland, Durham. George Muller, grandson, 14yrs, Sunderland, Durham. Rodolph Muller, grandson, 12yrs, Sunderland, Durham. 1 servant

    William — Elizabeth. Elizabeth was born circa 1792, Sunderland, Durham. [Group Sheet]


  3. 11.  Elizabeth was born circa 1792, Sunderland, Durham.

    Other Events:

    • Census: 1851, Durham, West Sunderland; 4 Spring Garden Lane. William Whitfield, head, mar, 58yrs, House agent - publican, Greatham, Durham. Elizabeth Whitfield, wife, mar, 58yrs, Sunderland, Durham. Mary Muller, daughter, mar, 23yrs, Glass Chemists wife, Sunderland, Durham. Elizabeth Whitfield, daughter, unmarried, 18yr, Sunderland, Durham. George W. Muller, grandson, 3yrs, Sunderland, Durham. Rodolphe Muller, grandson, 2yrs, Sunderland, Durham.

    Children:
    1. 5. Mary Whitfield was born 1825-1827, Sunderland, Durham.
    2. Elizabeth Whitfield was born circa 1833, Sunderland, Durham.

  4. 12.  Thomas Chandler was born circa 1793, Chaddeston, Derbyshire.

    Other Events:

    • Occupation: Coachmaker & Licensed Victualler

    Thomas married Ann Berridge 18 Mar 1830, All Saints, Stamford, Lincoln, England. Ann was born circa 1806, St Martins, Stamford, Lincolnshire. [Group Sheet]


  5. 13.  Ann Berridge was born circa 1806, St Martins, Stamford, Lincolnshire.
    Children:
    1. 6. Thomas Chandler was born 13 Feb 1831, Westmorland St, Marylebone, London; was christened 10 Mar 1831, St. Marylebone, Westminster, London.


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