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Charles Stewart Addis (1861 - 1945)

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Sir Charles Stewart Addis
Born in Edinburgh, Midlothian, Scotlandmap
Husband of — married (to ) in Ardrossan, Ayshiremap
Descendants descendants
Died in Frant, East Sussex, Englandmap
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CHARLES STEWART ADDIS [1] [2] (Addis-207)

PARENTS. Thomas Addis & Robina Scott (Thorburn) Addis

BIRTH. 23 Nov 1861, Edinburgh, Midlothian, Scotland

BIRTH. 23 Nov 1861

Name Charles Stewart Addis
Gender Male
Birth Date 23 Nov 1861
Father's Name Thomas Addis
Mother's Name Robina Scott Thorburn

Scotland Census, 1871:

Name Charles S Addis
Event Type Census
Event Date 1871
Gender Female (oops, sic, male)
Age 9
Birthplace Midlothian
Registration District Newington
County Midlothian
Birth Year (Estimated) 1862

MARRIAGE. 6 Jun 1894, location unknown, possibly Shanghai, China

MARRIAGE. 6 Jun 1894, Elizabeth Jane McIsaac, daughter of James McIsaac & Elizabeth (Watson) McIsaac


(1) Thomas Addis, b. 3 Apr 1895, Shanghai, d. 8/9 Oct 1952, Djibuoti, m. Constance Louise (Nina) Wallis-Arthur, daughter of Henry Cumberbatch Wallis-Arthur & Constance Louise (Chapman) Wallis
(1) Charles Payling Addis,
(2) Thomas Richard Addis
England and Wales Census, 1911
Name Thomas Addis
Event Type Census
Event Date 1911
County Hertfordshire
Parish Great Amwell
Sub-District Hoddesdon
Registration District Ware
Gender Male
Age 15
Birthplace China Shanghai
Record Type Household
Thomas Addis (1895-1952), born 3 April 1895; educated at Haileybury and Exeter College, Oxford; judge; m. Constance Louise (known as Nina) (d. 1967), daughter of Mr Wallis of Solihull (Warks) and had issue two sons; died of heat stroke in Djibouti, 8 October 1952;
(2) Elizabeth (Betty) Addis, b. 31 Jan 1897, d. 5 Oct 1980, m. 16 Nov 1922, Dallas Gerald Mercer Bernard, son of Edmund Bowen Bernard & Arabella Margaret (Piercy) Bernard
(3) Charles Thorburn Addis, b. 2 Jul 1898, d. 20 Dec 1962, m. 8 Dec 1933, Pamela Poland, daughter of Allan Poland & Phyllis (Weston) Poland
(4) Robina Scott Addis, b. 20 April 1900, d. 2 Sep 1986
(5) William Addis, b. 5 Sep 1901, d. 20 Nov 1978, m. 14 Jul 1929, Rosemary Gardner, d. 13 Dec 1964, daughter of Rev. Richard Titley Gardner & Sarah Elizabeth Marie (Tomlinson) Gardner
(6) Susan Addis, b. 2 Feb 1903, d. Aug 1987, m. 3 Oct 1925, Percy Roland Bradford Lawrence, son of Walter Roper Lawrence & Lilian Gertrude (James) Lawrence
(7) George Herbert Addis, b. 22 Oct 1904, d. 5 Aug 1936
(8) Henrietta Mary Addis, b. 25 Jul 1906, d. 28 Jul 1987, m. 28 Jul 1933, Edmund Booth, son of Alfred Allen Booth & Mary Blake (Dwight) Booth
(9) Margaret Kathleen Addis, b. 2 Oct 1908, London, d. 2006, m. 1 Aug 1934, St. Georges Church, Parktown, Johannesburg, Alexander Campbell Geddes, son of Auckland Campbell Geddes & Isabella Gamble (Ross) Geddes
(10) Jean Ellison Addis, b. 5 Jul 1910, d. Apr 2000, m. 28 Dec 1940, George Henry Pownalll, son of G.H. Pownall of Chester, div. 1952
(11) Rachel Forrester Addis, b. 3 Feb 1912, d. Apr 2002, m. 12 Jun, 1937, John Fredrick Cornes, son of Julian Cornes & Lilian Amy (Marshall) Cornes
(12) John Mansfield Addis, b. 11 June 1914, d. 31 Jul 1983
(13) Richard Graham Addis, b. 1 Dec 1916, d. 30 Mar 1944, m. 9 Dec 1941, Gillian Dearmer, daughter of Percy Dearmer & Nancy (Knowles) Dearmer

(~1898). Purchased Woodside, Frant, Sussex:

England and Wales Census, 1911 Name Charles Addis Event Type Census Event Date 1911 County London Parish Hampstead Sub-District Hampstead Registration District Hampstead Gender Male Age 49 Birthplace Midlothian Resident, Edinburgh Record Type Household

DEATH. 14 Dec 1945, Frant, East Sussex, England

DEATH. 1945

Name Charles S Addis
Event Type Death
Registration Quarter Oct-Nov-Dec
Registration Year 1945
Registration District Uckfield
County Sussex
Event Place Uckfield, Sussex, England
Age (available after 1866) 84
Birth Year (Estimated) 1861
Volume 2B, Page 162, Line Number 32

BURIAL. St Alban Churchyard, Frant, Wealden District, East Sussex, England

Birth: Nov. 23, 1861, Edinburgh, Scotland
Death: Dec. 14, 1945, Frant, East Sussex, England
Sir Charles Stewart Addis married Elizabeth Jane McIsaac, daughter of James McIsaac, on 6 June 1894. He died agde 84.
Sir Charles Stewart Addis was invested as a Knight Bachelor in 1913. He was invested as a Knight Commander, Order of St. Michael and St. George (K.C.M.G.) in 1921. He was awarded the honorary degree of Doctor of Law (LL.D.). He lived at Woodside, Frant, Sussex, England.
Family links: Spouse: Elizabeth Jane McIsaac Addis (1871 - 1952)

(1946). Will proved 16 Mar 1946 (estate £114,299).

Death of Spouse: 17 Apr 1952, Frant, East Sussex, England

(1952). His widow died 17 April 1952 and is buried with him at Frant. Her will was proved 25 June 1952 (estate £34,850).


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