Drury Family History

Charles DruryAge: 78 years18011879

Name
Charles Drury
Given names
Charles
Surname
Drury
Type
birth name
Baptism May 31, 1801
Address: The parish church of St Lawrence
Baptism of a sisterMary Drury
January 4, 1804 (Age 2 years)
Address: The parish church of St Lawrence
Baptism of a brotherJames Drury
August 14, 1808 (Age 7 years)
Address: The parish church of St Lawrence
Burial of a paternal grandmotherMary Byrd
August 29, 1811 (Age 10 years)
Address: The churchyard of the parish church of St Lawrence
Occupation 1820 (Age 18 years)
Address: The Lygon Arms
Note: Quote "In 1820, General William Lygon, who had served under Wellington at the Battle of Waterloo and who was part of an old and distinguished Worcestershire family, bought the estate on which The Inn stood, for 1,580 pounds. Before his death, Lygon promoted his butler, Charles Drury, to manager, and it was he who named the Inn as The Lygon Arms, in tribute to the family whose patronage he had enjoyed. The first official record in which the White Hart is listed as "the Lygon's Arms" is in the 1841 Broadway Census."
Death of a fatherHenry Byrd Drury
July 6, 1837 (Age 36 years)
Burial of a fatherHenry Byrd Drury
July 9, 1837 (Age 36 years)
Address: The churchyard of the parish church of St Lawrence
MarriageJane RichardsonView this family
March 7, 1839 (Age 37 years)
Address: The parish church of St George, Hanover Square
Baptism of a sonCharles Richardson Drury
September 6, 1840 (Age 39 years)
Address: The parish church of St Eadburgha
Burial of a motherElizabeth Rimell
February 8, 1845 (Age 43 years)
Address: The churchyard of the parish church of St Lawrence
Census March 30, 1851 (Age 49 years)
Address: The Lygon Arms
Marriage of a childCharles Richardson DruryLaura GriffinView this family
December 27, 1860 (Age 59 years)
Address: The parish church of St Andrew
Note: witnesses: Samuel ?? Hicks & Sarah Hallett. Laura is from Broadway, Worcestershire. a gentleman from Holborn
Death of a brotherSamuel Drury
May 25, 1868 (Age 66 years)
Burial of a brotherSamuel Drury
June 1, 1868 (Age 67 years)
Address: The churchyard of the parish church of St James
Death of a sisterMary Drury
January 27, 1870 (Age 68 years)
Census April 2, 1871 (Age 69 years)
Address: The Lygon Arms, High St
Death of a brotherJames Drury
March 24, 1874 (Age 72 years)
Death July 22, 1879 (Age 78 years)
Probate September 30, 1881 (2 years after death)
Family with parents - View this family
father
mother
Marriage: April 16, 1795Weston Subedge, Gloucestershire, England
6 months
elder sister
18 months
elder brother
21 months
elder brother
2 years
himself
Charles Drury
Baptism: May 31, 1801 27 28Weston Subedge, Gloucestershire, England
Death: July 22, 1879Broadway, Worcestershire, England
3 years
younger sister
5 years
younger brother
Family with Jane Richardson - View this family
himself
Charles Drury
Baptism: May 31, 1801 27 28Weston Subedge, Gloucestershire, England
Death: July 22, 1879Broadway, Worcestershire, England
wife
Marriage: March 7, 1839Mayfair, London, England
18 months
son

  1. Generation 1
    1. Charles Drury, (in 1820), son of Henry Byrd Drury and Elizabeth Rimell, was baptized on May 31, 1801 in Weston Subedge, Gloucestershire, England and died on July 22, 1879 in Broadway, Worcestershire, England at the age of 78. He married Jane Richardson on March 7, 1839 in Mayfair, London, England. She was born in 1799 in North Shields, Northumberland, England.

      Children of Charles Drury and Jane Richardson:

      1. Charles Richardson Drury (18401900)
  2. Generation 2back to top
    1. Charles Richardson Drury, son of Charles Drury and Jane Richardson, was baptized on September 6, 1840 in Broadway, Worcestershire, England and died on August 9, 1900 in Cheltenham, Gloucestershire, England at the age of 59. He married Laura Griffin, daughter of William Griffin and Ruth , on December 27, 1860 in Holborn, London, England. She was baptized on February 24, 1836 in Temple Guiting, Gloucestershire, England and died between January 1927 and March 1927 in Cheltenham, Gloucestershire, England.

      Children of Charles Richardson Drury and Laura Griffin:

      1. William Ernest Drury (1861)
      2. Arthur Llewellyn Drury (18631939)
      3. Frank Drury (18641948)
      4. Charles Stuart Drury (18651938)
      5. Roland Lloyd Drury (18671926)
      6. Hugh Drury (1868)
      7. Septimus Brian Drury (18711872)
      8. Percy Richardson Drury (18731962)
  3. Generation 3back to top
    1. Arthur Llewellyn Drury, son of Charles Richardson Drury and Laura Griffin, was born on July 29, 1863 in Abercrave, Brecknockshire, Wales and died on March 31, 1939 in San Antonio, Texas, United States of America at the age of 75. He married Mary Winifred White between April 1895 and June 1895 in Pontardawe, Glamorganshire, Wales. She was born between January 1859 and March 1859 in Swansea, Glamorganshire, Wales and died about September 1903 in Pontardawe, Glamorganshire, Wales.

    2. Frank Drury

      Frank Drury, son of Charles Richardson Drury and Laura Griffin, was born on August 10, 1864 in Neath, Glamorganshire, Wales and died on September 14, 1948 in Kensington, London, England at the age of 84. He married 2 times. The first time he married Ann Ada Dunthorne, daughter of John Hall Dunthorne and Margaret , between July 1891 and September 1891 in Aston, Warwickshire, England. She was born between January 1867 and March 1867 in Marton, Yorkshire, England and died on January 24, 1926 in Lambeth, London, England. The second time he married Olive Daisy Bickerstaff between April 1927 and June 1927 in Marylebone, London, England. She was born on April 19, 1891 in Stepney, London, England and died between January 1979 and March 1979 in Horsham, Sussex, England.

      Children of Frank Drury and Ann Ada Dunthorne:

      1. Frank Dunthorne Drury (18921892)
      2. Laura Marguerite Drury (18931981)
      3. Dorothy Richardson Drury (18941984)
      4. Mildred Ivy Drury (18961938)
      5. Nora Drury (18981988)
      6. Doreen Drury (19001990)
    3. Charles Stuart Drury, son of Charles Richardson Drury and Laura Griffin, was born between October 1865 and December 1865 in Neath, Glamorganshire, Wales and died in 1938. He married Lucretia Priscella S Morris, daughter of Owen John Morris and Annie Phillips, between October 1892 and December 1892 in Evesham, Worcestershire, England. She was born in 1865 in Broadway, Worcestershire, England and died between October 1943 and December 1943 in Evesham, Worcestershire, England.

    4. Roland Lloyd Drury, son of Charles Richardson Drury and Laura Griffin, was baptized on August 11, 1867 in Broadway, Worcestershire, England and died between January 1926 and March 1926. He married Annie Louise Baker, daughter of Jane .

      Children of Roland Lloyd Drury and Annie Louise Baker:

      1. Private
      2. Donald Lloyd Drury (19081992)
    5. Percy Richardson Drury, son of Charles Richardson Drury and Laura Griffin, was born on May 22, 1873 in Evesham, Worcestershire, England and died on November 26, 1962 in Clarke, Virginia, United States of America at the age of 89. He married Minnie Elizabeth Rhys Fisher, daughter of Robert Clark Fisher, on January 29, 1896 in Pontardawe, Glamorganshire, Wales. She was born in 1872 in Ystalyfera, Glamorganshire, Wales.

      Children of Percy Richardson Drury and Minnie Elizabeth Rhys Fisher:

      1. Frank Richardson Drury (18971921)
      2. Robert Cecil Drury (18991901)

      Percy Richardson Drury had 1 child.

Occupation

Quote "In 1820, General William Lygon, who had served under Wellington at the Battle of Waterloo and who was part of an old and distinguished Worcestershire family, bought the estate on which The Inn stood, for 1,580 pounds. Before his death, Lygon promoted his butler, Charles Drury, to manager, and it was he who named the Inn as The Lygon Arms, in tribute to the family whose patronage he had enjoyed. The first official record in which the White Hart is listed as "the Lygon's Arms" is in the 1841 Broadway Census."

Census

1851 England - Census transcript - Charles Drury - Household The Lygon Arms, Broadway, Worcestershire, England

Name Relation Condition AgeM AgeF Occupation Birthplace Infirm
Charles Drury Head Mar 49 Innkeeper Gloucestershire, Weston Subedge
Jane Drury Spouse Mar 51 Northumberland, North Shields
Charles Richardson Drury Son Unm 10 Worcestershire, Broadway

Number Of Servants & Visitors Also Present.

Census

1871 England - Census transcript - Charles Drury - Household The Lygon Arms, High St, Broadway, Worcestershire, England

Name Relation Condition AgeM AgeF Occupation Birthplace Infirm
Charles Drury Head Mar 69 Licenced victualler Gloucestershire, Weston Subedge
Jane Drury Wife Mar 71 Northumberland, North Shields
Martha Perkins Servant Unm 30 Barmaid Warwickshire, Lambourne
Mary A Walford Servant Unm 22 Cook Worcestershire, Fladbury
Mary A Hughes Servant Unm 22 General servant Gloucestershire, Broad Marston
Probate

Probate of Charles Drury

granted to Charles Richardson Drury of Broadway Victualler the son and only next of kin Personal estate value at £46 13s 4d.

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