John Philip Blessett1

#224, (1 July 1913-3 March 2002)
Father*John Blessett b. 31 Jan 1875, d. Jun 1941
Mother*Ruth Smith b. 25 Oct 1880, d. 14 Nov 1954
ChartsThe Smiths of the Deepings
The Bettles of the Deepings
The Palmers of Deeping St James
The Todds of Rutland & the Deepings
Birth*1 JUL 1913 John Philip Blessett was born on 1 JUL 1913 at Market Deeping, Lincolnshire, England.2 
Marriage*APR 1942 He married Gladys Maud Bingham in APR 1942 at Market Deeping, Lincolnshire, England.3 
Death*3 MAR 2002 John Philip Blessett died on 3 MAR 2002 at Bourne, Lincolnshire, England, aged 88.4 
Nickname He also went by the name of Jack. 
(Witness) Residence29 SEP 1939 He lived with John Blessett and Ruth Smith at High Street, Market Deeping, Lincolnshire, England, together with Ruth Evelyn Blessett.5 
Occupation*1954 The occupation of John Philip Blessett was 'Coal Merchant.6


Gladys Maud Bingham b. 6 Jun 1915, d. 31 Aug 2009
Last Edited16 Nov 2018


  1. [S17] BMD indices, birth, Bourne, Lincs, Jul-Sep 1913, vol 7a 700.
  2. [S17] BMD indices, birth, Bourne Lincs, Jul-Sep 1906, vol 7a 376.
  3. [S17] BMD indices, marriage, Gladys M Bingham & John P Blessett. Bourne, Lincs., Apr-Jun 1942, vol 7a 1306.
  4. [S29] Email from, from John Blessett, May 2009.
  5. [S124] 1939 census.
  6. [S82] Probate, England & Wales, probate of mother, Ruth, to son John Philip Blessett, coal merchant.
  7. [S29] Email from, from John Blessett.
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