Notes on Ken Cuthbe
Father George. Mother Hannah. Father’s sisters were Rebecca, Sarah, Honour, Grace and Mercy.
Brought up in Tillingham
Aged 11-13, he spent two or three years in Worcestershire with aunt Mercy
Married life in Silver End, 64 Valentine Way.
Siblings 12 children in family altogether of whom three died aged a day or two. See census below for older ones. Others include sister Hilda three years younger. Younger sister Ethel.
1929-1944 Agent for Maldon Constituency Labour Party. Started being paid in 1934 when out of work.
Deputy Food Executive Officer in Second World War for Witham area.
Alderman of Essex County Council from 1946.
Extract from Document
RG 13/1689, f.38, p.3, schedule 19, North Street, Tillingham
George Cuthbe Head M 43 Hay-binder born Essex, Maldon
Hannah M Cuthbe Wife M 38 born Essex, Tillingham
George S Cuthbe Son 11 born Essex, Tillingham
Fred Cuthbe Son 7 born Essex, Tillingham
Nelly Cuthbe Dau 4 born Essex, Tillingham
Kenneth Cuthbe Son 2 born Essex, Tillingham