John Richard Peters1

#3184, (June 1870-December 1947)
ChartsThe Galtons of Poole
Birth*JUN 1870 John Richard Peters was born in JUN 1870 at Blandford Forum, Dorset, EnglandG.1 
Marriage*28 JUN 1905 He married May Elizabeth Galton, daughter of William Henry Galton and Mary Kezia Courteney Stokes, on 28 JUN 1905 at Poole, Dorset, EnglandG, witnessed by Laura Lilian Galton.2 
Employment*2 APR 1911 John Richard Peters was employed as Commercial Traveller; outfitter/tailors.3 
Residence*2 APR 1911 He and May Elizabeth Galton lived at St Michael Road, Wareham, Dorset, EnglandG, together with Dorothy May Asenath Courteney Peters and Raymond John Montague Peters.3 
Death*DEC 1947 John Richard Peters died in DEC 1947 at Poole, DorsetG, aged 77.4 
Burial* He was buried at Lady St Mary Church, Wareham, Dorset, EnglandG.5 

Family 1


Family 2

May Elizabeth Galton b. Jul 1882, d. Mar 1970
Last Edited6 Mar 2014


  1. [S17] BMD indices, birth, Blandford, Dorset, Apr-Jun 1870, vol 5a 268.
  2. [S48] Parish Register, marriage; John Richard Peters, 35, father William Henry (dec); & May Elizabeth Galton, 23, father William Henry (dec). Longfleet.
  3. [S68] The England & Wales 1911 census.
  4. [S78] England & Wales Death Index 1916-2005, death, age 77, Poole, Dorset, Dec 1947, vol. 6a 528.
  5. [S54] Internet source/web sites inc. trees,
  6. [S68] The England & Wales 1911 census, age & place.
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