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Millicent Frances BadcockClub worker
Full name of worker at H.M. Factory Gretna (and any other names they are known by) : Millicent Frances Badcock
Date and Place of Birth: 15th September 1877, Lydiard Millicent, Wiltshire
Date and Place of Death: 3rd December 1962, Fairfield 115 Banbury Road, Oxford
Childhood: One of 3 to mother’s second marriage.
Parents: Joses and Sarah nee Plummer (formerly Tuckey – 1st marriage)
Parent’s occupations: Yeoman farmer
Schools / universities attended and years of attendance: N/K
Occupation: Club worker
Place of residence at Gretna: U East 18 Township
Job title at Gretna: Club worker
Marital status: Unmarried
Travels: Argentina in 1925.
Trivia / any other information:
Millicent Frances Badcock was born on 15th September 1877 at Lydiard Millicent, Wiltshire to Joses and Sarah nee Plummer.
1881- living at Brook Farm, Lydiard Millicent. Mother the wife of a farmer of 137 acres employing 2 men and 5 boys. Father not present. Some offspring listed have family name of Tuckey – this is Sarah’s second marriage. (Tuckey is the maiden name of Margaret Mary Goff’s mother – also in database)
1891- Father a yeoman of The Brook farm, Wootton Bassett, Wiltshire
1901 – same address. Father a retired farmer.
1911- 10 Staverton Road, Oxford. 12 rooms. No Occupation aged 33. There are 3 children with the Badcock family name.
1917 /18 – employed at Gretna as a club worker living at U East 18 Township (source – electoral register and the death registration of niece Margaret Mary Goff )
5th December 1918 – registered the death from influenza at the factory hospital of her niece, police constable, Margaret Mary Goff aged 29.
17th December 1925 – left Buenos Aries fir Southampton, 1st class on board Royal Mal Steam Packet Company – address listed as 33, Portland Road, Oxford.
1921 – only Millicent on the record in Weymouth, Dorset.
1939- 73 Baniton Road, Oxford- no occupation nor has her sister with whom she lives along with 2 civil servants.
3rd December 1962 died at Fairfield, 115, Banbury Road, Oxford. Spinster aged 85.
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