The Messem Family

A Family History

Flora Lily Messem

Was born on 24th November 1905.

During the 1911 census Flora Lily [5] was living with her parents Percy William [34] an Assistant Superintendant and Nelly Jane [33] and her siblings Nelly Gertrude Emily [8] and Bernard William [1] at 145 First Avenue, Manor Park, East Ham, London & Essex.

Flora L married a Horace A PETCHEY during 1937.

Horace A PETCHEY - was born on 8th April 1904.

On 29th Septemner Horace A - Storeman Air Ministry -  and Flora L - Housewife - were living at Hazldene, Ringwood Avenue, Newport C.B., Monmouthshire.

Flora Lily died during 1983.

Horace Alfred died during 1985.

Jill their daughter died during 2014.

Family Connections


Percy William Messem

Nelly Jane Vick

Horaces parents unknown as yet