Daughter of George Henry Eckford|
Mother of Violet Alice Geddes (different website)
There is a table showing Descent of Emily Geddes from Edward III, though the wife of her grandfather, James Eckford.
Married: to Andrew David Geddes (1834-1888). They were married in 1864.
Children: Emily Ethel Geddes, Diana Catherine Geddes, Marion Margaret Geddes, Ernest David Eckford Geddes, Violet Alice Geddes, Lilian Maud Geddes, Malcolm Henry Burdett Geddes, Caroline Gordon, Cosmo Gordon Geddes, Mabel Ada Geddes, Gwendoline Olivia Geddes
For more information on Andrew David Geddes, and the children, see Andrew's webpage.
My father, John Dibblee, was born at Southsea in 1918. He remembered Emily Eckford at Southsea as a very old lady.
She died in 1932, aged 91, a widower for 42 years.
From The Times, Friday, Sep 30, 1932; pg. 15; Issue 46252; col E: Emily Jane Geddes (nee Eckford) left an estate of £6,791. Administration to Ernest David Eckford Geddes, Catherine Geddes and Harry Henderson Monteath WS.
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Andrew David Geddes
Lily Gwen Ernest Mabel Mary
Ethel Violet Diana
(photo taken 1892 - Cosmo died young)
For more photos of Emily and Andrew's family, see Andrew's webpage.
For more photos of Violet Alice Geddes and her family, see her webpage.
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