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From: "Judy Lester" <>
Subject: Re: [Lon] Davenport
Date: Fri, 16 Dec 2005 23:58:37 -0000
As an army musician, there is a good chance that Ambrose DAVENPORT will have
trained at the Royal Military School of Music, housed at Kneller Hall in
Twickenham, Middlesex. Kneller Hall has an extensive museum and archives and
could be worth contacting
----- Original Message -----
From: "Heather Guit" <>
> Can anyone give me an idea of where to look for information.
> I have Ethel Kate Carter born 1889, Surrey Sutton,
> Ethel Kate Davenport died August 28, 1947. Wilson Hospital, Micham Surrey,
> address 73 Chestnut Grove, Mitcham, Surrey.
> Married Ambrose Davenport after 1915, Ambrose died before Ethel.
> They travelled to India with the Army after their marriage. Ambrose was
> musician (cornet player) Govenor of Bengal Band.
> They returned to England and lived in Mitcham, Surrey.
> I am trying to find any family they might have had. Are there any
> to check for 1920 to 1947. On the death certificate of Ethel it states
> Ambrose Davenport Highland Clerical Position.
> So far have been unable to find a marriage date.
> Any help would be appreciated.
> Cold snowy Southern Ontario, Canada