Frank Robert KNIBBS, son of Harry KNIBBS and Emma Jane OCKWELL , was born 25 July 1901 in North Kensington, London, Middlesex, England. He married Elsie RAZEY bet. October and December, 1924 in Melksham District, Wiltshire, England. He died 29 January 1979 in Warminster District, Wiltshire, England. Elsie RAZEY was born June 1901 in Marlborough District, Wiltshire, England. She died bet. January and March, 1978 in Warminster District, Wiltshire, England.

Children of Frank Robert KNIBBS and Elsie RAZEY are:
1. Robert Ivan KNIBBS, b. 22 October 1926 See Robert Ivan KNIBBS & Gwendoline Mildred Lilian FRY

Marriage Notes for Frank Robert KNIBBS\Elsie RAZEY:

Notes for Frank Robert KNIBBS:

Identified in the register as son of Harry and Emma, labourer, North Kensington. He was registered as Frank Robert but baptised as Frank Roberts (with an "s").

Click on the image to see a larger version showing Frank (we think he is second from the right) with his parents, sisters Doris and Gladys and brother Frederick. It was taken at his father Harry Knibbs' house at "Aynho", Blunsden, Wiltshire, England in about 1946.

He lived at 5 Highbury Park, Warminster, Wiltshire, England

In 1917, we see that Frank started working at the age of 15 as a Messenger for the Railways, and became a member of the National Union Of Railwaymen

We see Frank, Elsie and son Robert, living at 9 Ivy Grove, Bath, Somerset, at the time of the 1939 Register.
Frank R Knibbs 25 Jul 1901 D R Signalman G W R Married
Elsie Knibbs 13 Jun 1900 Unpaid Domestic Duties Married
Robert I Knibbs 22 Oct 1926 Male At School Single
Rhoda Ayling 30 Mar 1886 Elementary Certificated Teacher Married

Sources for Frank Robert KNIBBS:

  1. Oxfordshire Parish Register - Deddington,
  2. Personal Contact with Ian Cameron,
  3. London Gazette, gave actual dat eof death in January 
  4. Deceased Online,
  5. 1939 Register,

Notes for Elsie RAZEY:

I suspect this is Elsie showing in the 1901 census, living at Huish in Wiltshire:
James Razey Head Mar 34 Ordinary Ag Labourer Wilts Huish
Frances Razey Wife Mar 32 Somerset Bruton
Harold Razey Son 2 Wilts Chisledon
Elsie Razey Daur 9m Wilts Chisledon

Elsie married Frank Roberts in 1924

Sources for Elsie RAZEY:

  1. Personal Contact with Ian Cameron,
  2. Alan Jackson, gave her surname 
  3. 1901 British Census,
  4. 1939 Register,
  5. FreeBMD,
  6., England & Wales, Death Index: 1837-1983