Walter Richard LOCKE
Father: John Locke (1825-1889)
Mother: Caroline Gibbs (1825-1898)
Born: 28th July, 1867 at Aylesbury, Bucks
Family photo including him in 1883
Married: 15th June 1895 at Maidenhead, Berks
Wife: Bertha Louisa Baylis (1873-1964)
Occupation: Surveyor, Caversham UDC (1896-1899)
Daughter: 27th July 1896 at Caversham, Berks: Muriel Locke (1896-1994)
Daughters: November 1898 at Caversham, Berks: Mary Caroline & Emily Locke (died young)
Occupation: Surveyor & Waterworks Engineer, Hemel Hempstead Borough Council (1899-1925)
Son: 14th April 1900 at Hemel Hempstead: John Locke (1900-19??)
Census: Hemel Hempstead 1901: WestView Road See My Ancestors in the 1901 Census
Son: 14th November 1906 at Hemel Hempstead: George Baylis Locke (1906-??)
Daughter: 22nd February, 1980 at Hemel Hempstead: Frances Bertha Locke (1908-1999)
Walter Locke and his family, Hemel Hempstead, circa 1919.
Occupation: Surveyor, Harrow, Middlesex (1926-1935)
For information about his St Albans house in the 1930's and 40's see The Bricky, New England Street, St Albans, 19th century
Died: 17th June 1957 at Torquay, Devon.
The book The London Gunners come to Town includes extensive information about Walter, especially in his role of Borough Surveyor, Hemel Hempstead.