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Myrtle (Avender) Frisby (1897 - 1973)

Myrtle Frisby formerly Avender
Born in Bexhill, Sussex, Englandmap
Ancestors ancestors
Sister of and [private sister (1900s - unknown)]
Wife of — married before 31 Mar 1917 in Grantham, Lincolnshire, England, United Kingdommap
Descendants descendants
Mother of [private daughter (1910s - 1970s)], [private daughter (1920s - 1990s)], [private daughter (1920s - unknown)] and [private daughter (1930s - unknown)]
Died [location unknown]
Profile last modified | Created 15 Jul 2011 | Last significant change: 5 Dec 2021
16:00: Hilary (Buckle) Gadsby edited the Biography for Myrtle (Avender) Frisby (1897-1973). (Reformatted by the WikiTreeAGC extension version 1.0.1Categorization. ) [Thank Hilary for this]
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Myrtle was born on 24 May 1897 in Bexhill, Sussex, England. She was the daughter of James Enos Avender and Mary Ellen (Flowers) Avender.[1][2]

In the 1901 census Myrtle (age 3) was living in Bexhill, Sussex, England.[1]

When Myrtle was about 19 she married William Frisby in 1917 in Grantham, Lincolnshire. The couple had 4 children: Vera Frisby, Nora Frisby, Myrtle Frisby and Joan Frisby.[3]

Myrtle died at the age of about 75 in 1973.[2]


  1. 1.0 1.1 1901 Census: 1901 Census Returns of England and Wales, original data from The National Archives, reference: Class: RG13; Piece: 874; Folio: 114; Page: 15.
    Ancestry Record uki1901 #6152431 (accessed before 15 July 2011),
    Birth date: abt 1898, Birth place: Bexhill, Sussex, England,
    Residence date: 1901, Residence place: Bexhill, Sussex, England.
  2. 2.0 2.1 Death Registration: Author: Title: England & Wales, Death Index: 1984-2004 Publication: Online publication - Provo, UT, USA:, Inc., 2005. Original data - General Register Office. England and Wales Civil Registration Indexes. London, England: General Register Office. © Crown copyright. Published by permission of the Controller of H.
    Ancestry Record onsdeath93 #44711174 (accessed before 15 July 2011),
    Birth date: 24 May 1897; Birth place: Death date: 1973; Death place:.
  3. Marriage: Author: General Register Office Title: England & Wales, Marriage Index: 1984-2005 Publication: Online publication - Provo, UT, USA: The Generations Network, Inc., 2007. Original data - General Register Office. England and Wales Civil Registration Indexes. London, England: General Register Office. CD-ROM of the England and Wales, Civil Registration In.
    Ancestry Record onsmarriage1984 #64192409 (accessed before 15 July 2011),
    Marriage date: Jan-Feb-Mar 1917; Marriage place: Grantham, Lincolnshire.

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