Walter Sidney Barker and wife Emily Sarah
Born:- 2 April 1860 - Chipping Hill, Witham, Essex 4a/277
Died:- 15 July 1920 - West Ham 4a/101
Occupation:- Naval outfitter
Emily Sarah Meadows
2 April 1888 - Poplar 1c/893
All Hallows Church, East India Docks
Witnesses : James Longhurst and Emily Barker
Born:- 9 January 1864 - London City 1c/70
Died:- 17 June 1938 - West Ham 4a/78
Daughter of John Meadows and Sarah Heath
1871- Possibly in the Braintree workhouse at Bocking, Essex; no other likely census entries exist.
1881 - Walter lived with and was apprenticed to, William Bull, a tailor, at 2 Ships Terrace, West Ham.
1888 - 32 Aberfeldy Street.
1891 - 81 Freemasons Road, Canning Town. This was
the tailors shop.
1901 - 52 Devonshire Road. Custom House. This is the same address as
the Heath family.
Devonshire Road was a temporary address from where the Barkers moved to
Victoria Dock Road. That address became the home of Louise and Winifred until
well into the latter half of the 20th century and the temporary home of Gladys
when she returned with her family from
Burma in 1930.