Frank Gordon Walsingham

Male 1890 - 1964  (74 years)


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  • Name Frank Gordon Walsingham 
    Born 1890  London Hampstead Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Census 1921  1 North Street, Ottery St Mary, Honiton Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Richenda Walsingham, Head, 71yrs 5mo, F, Single, London St. Pancras, Housekeeper, Private, At home.
    Mary Anne Walsingham, Sister, 62trs 0mo, F, Single, London St. Pancras, Private Schoolmistress, Own Account.
    Emily Lofty Walsingham, Sister, 59yrs 11mo, F, Single, London St. Pancras, Private Schoolmistress, Own Account.
    Frank Gordon Walsingham, Visitor, 31yrs 1mo, M, Single, London Hampstead, Horticulturalist, Ministry of Agriculture Cairo Egypt, Cairo Egypt.  
    Career 1912 - 1956 
    1912-13: Kew gardener
    1913: Assistant Director of Horticulture, Egyptian Dept. of Agriculture. Collected plants in Egypt.
    1932-56: Superintendent, Harvard University Gardens in Cienfuegas

    [From 'Dictionary of British & Irish Botanists and Horticulturalists', 1994] 
    Died 14 Feb 1964  Aylesbury Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Probate 10 Apr 1964  London Find all individuals with events at this location 
    WALSINGHAM Frank Gordon of 3 Steep Hill Cottages Loosley Row Aylesbury died 14 February 1964 Probate London 10 April to Barclays Bank Limited. 14225. 
    Address 1921 - 1940s 
    From an address book passed down via the Lincoln family to Marjorie Lincoln:

    1921: Horticultural Section, Ministry of Agriculture, Giza, Mudiria, Egypt

    Other addresses but date uncertain:
    c/o Mr E.F. Newport, Saginaw Park, West Haglett Street, Miami, Florida

    Plant Introduction Gardens, Chapman Field, Coconut Grove, Florida (see http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Chapman_Field_%28Miami%29 and http://www.ars-grin.gov/mia/Pages/Chapman/1957.htm )

    Apartado 251, Soledad Cieufuegos, Cuba 
    Person ID I12349  Simpson & Elder
    Last Modified 1 Feb 2022 

    Father Henry Walsingham,   b. 2 Dec 1851, Ernest St, Saint Pancras, Marylebone, Middlesex Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 25 Feb 1936  (Age 84 years) 
    Mother Kate Gaunt,   b. Apr-Jun 1854, Pancras district, London Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 24 Mar 1930, Wandsworth, London Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 75 years) 
    Married 10 Jul 1884  St Paul's Church, St Pancras Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F272  Group Sheet

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    'Dictionary of British & Irish Botanists and Horticulturalists', 1994
    'Dictionary of British & Irish Botanists and Horticulturalists', 1994
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