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Family of Henry James PIKE and Jane Christina ORR

Husband: Henry James PIKE (1844-1918)
Wife: Jane Christina ORR (1844-1877)
Children: Henry James PIKE (1867- )
Jane Christina PIKE (1869- )
Thomas Edward PIKE (1870- )
Emily Elizabeth (Emma Ann) PIKE (1872- )
Frederick Charles PIKE (1874- )
William (Bill) John PIKE (1875-1951)
Marriage 1863 Mar Qtr, Bristol, Gloucestershire

Husband: Henry James PIKE

Name: Henry James PIKE
Sex: Male
Father: Henry James PIKE (1815- )
Mother: Mary Ann WALL (1816- )
Birth 10 Aug 1844 Street, Somerset
Occupation Bootmaker/Cordwainer
Death 9 Mar 1918 (age 73) Leytonstone, Essex
Cause: Senile Decay & Cardiac Failure
Address: 140 Crownfield Road
Informant was son Henry James Pike.

Wife: Jane Christina ORR

Name: Jane Christina ORR
Sex: Female
Father: James ORR (1795-1865)
Mother: Jane HORSBURGH (1815-1893)
Birth 1 Feb 1844 Clifton Union, Bristol
Sears Lane, St. Phillip & Jacob
Baptism 10 Mar 1844 (age 0) Bristol, Gloucestershire, England
St Philip and Jacob Parish Church
Death 1877 (age 32-33) Dec Qtr, Shoreditch, London

Child 1: Henry James PIKE

Name: Henry James PIKE
Sex: Male
Spouse: Fanny ROUTLEDGE (1868- )
Birth 1867 Bristol
Occupation Boot Trade

Child 2: Jane Christina PIKE

Name: Jane Christina PIKE
Sex: Female
Spouse: William John PAYNE (1863- )
Birth 1869 Bristol

Child 3: Thomas Edward PIKE

Name: Thomas Edward PIKE
Sex: Male
Birth 1870 Dec Qtr, Clifton (Bristol), Gloucestershire
Occupation Bootmaker

Child 4: Emily Elizabeth (Emma Ann) PIKE

Name: Emily Elizabeth (Emma Ann) PIKE
Sex: Female
Christening 26 Jun 1863 (age -10--9 (!)) St Phillip Holy Trinity
Bristol, Gloucestershire, England
Birth Jun 1872 Bristol, Gloucestershire, England

Child 5: Frederick Charles PIKE

Name: Frederick Charles PIKE
Sex: Male
Birth 1874 Mar Qrt, Cardiff, Glamorgan, Wales
Baptism 11 Mar 1874 (age 0) St John Church
Cardiff, Glamorgan, Wales
Occupation Railway Goods Checker

Child 6: William (Bill) John PIKE


William (Bill) John PIKE, William1


Spouse: Rebecca HALL, 1945, age 69, Nan

Name: William (Bill) John PIKE
Sex: Male
Spouse 1: Rebecca HALL (1876-1955)
Spouse 2: Ellen (Helen) Madonna HALL (1876- )
Birth 27 Mar 1875 Haggerston Middlesex
2 Margaret Street
Death 29 Nov 1951 (age 76) Leytonstone, London
Whips Cross Hospital
Occupation Boxer/Shipping Clerk/Commission Agent
Burial 7 Dec 1951 Manor Park Cemetery, London
Buried in Square 149 Grave No. D259
Funeral Director H Dyer & Sons, Forest Gate

Note on Marriage

1871 census living at 23 Trinity Street, Bristol.

Note on Husband: Henry James PIKE

1881 Census shown as Widower living at 5A Wrights Rd Bow with sons Henry J age 14 ,T Edward age 10, F Charles age 7 and W(William) age 5. Daughters J Christian age 12 and Emma Ann age 8. Eliza Benham is recorded as domestic servant.

Note on Child 1: Henry James PIKE

1891 census living at 42 Hazelwood Road, Walthamstow with brother William and sister Jane. 1901 at 100 Palmerston Road, Walthamstow, Essex with wife and son Henry. 1911 at No 122 Palmerston Road. 1918 at death of father living at 24 Carrisbrooke Road, Walthamstow, London

Note on Child 2: Jane Christina PIKE

1891 census living at 42 Hazelwood Road, Walthamstow with brothers William and Henry. 1901 living with husband at 1 Walpole Road, Walthamstow. 1911 living with husband & child at 36 Gainsford Road, Walthamstow, London.

Note on Child 3: Thomas Edward PIKE

1911 census living unmarried at 5 Camden Road, Walthamstow, London

Note on Child 5: Frederick Charles PIKE

1911 census living as boarder at 32 Rolls Road, Bermondsey, London

Note on Child 6: William (Bill) John PIKE (1) - shared note

1881 census shows living with father and family (no mother) at 5A Wrights Road Bow. The 1891 census shows a William Pike living at 42 Hazelwood Road, Walthamstow age given as 26 occ. Shoe Laster with brother Henry and sister Jane.. In the 1911 census a William PIKE age 36 is living as a border at 16 London Mews, Maple St, Tottenham St Road, St Pancras.

Unmarked grave site found in 2010 and new wooden Cross with dedication from living Grandchildren installed.


Bill Pike; Short Professional boxing record:

Country United Kingdom

Global Id 385546

Hometown London, United Kingdom

Divisions Flyweight to Featherweight

Career Record

Date Opponent Location Result

First Fight 21 Nov 1892

E Gannerway Finsbury Polytechnic L. PTS 6

8-11-1893 'Pedlar' Palmer Custom House Exhibition

Victoria B.C. 3 Rnd

7-02-1898 George Slark NSC Covent Garden, UK D PTS 10

28-03-1898 Ted Goodson Bethnal Green, UK D PTS 6

9-01-1899 Bill Hurley Paddington, UK L PTS 6

8-10-1900 Alf Leeper NSC Covent Garden, UK W RTD 4

1-04-1901 Jim Kendrick Stamford Hill, UK L PTS 6

Last Fight 10 Nov 1906

Alf Vango Mile End Northampton A.C. L KO 5


153 fights including 34 exhibitions

Won 46 (KOs 6) Lost 54 Drawn 5 ND 14

Note on Child 6: William (Bill) John PIKE (2)

1939 register shown living with wife? Helen M Pike (formally Corp nee Hall) and daughter Sylvia at 210 Strone Road, East Ham, Essex..