John Thomas Cross
1859 – 1923
Relationship with the Hatfield and St Albans branch:
- Stationmaster at Hatfield and in charge of Nast Hyde Halt c1917 – 1923.
- Born in 1859, in Peterborough, Northamptonshire.
- Married Sarah Alice Pedder in Hatfield, Hertfordshire, in 1887.
- Died on 31st July 1923.
- Probate granted to Sarah Alice Cross on 26th October 1923: effects £1,141.3.0.
- (Wife died on 23rd September 1939: probate granted 28th November 1939: effects £4,029.19.8.)
- Woolmer Green, Knebworth, Hertfordshire.
- Knebworth Cottage, Hatfield, Hertfordshire.
He, his wife, 4 daughters and 1 son are at Woolmer Green, Knebworth, Hertfordshire, in the 1901 census, Railway Station Master.
He, his wife and 2 daughters are at Woolmer Green, Knebworth, Herts, in the 1911 census, Station Master.
Recorded in the 1911 census is the fact that he and his wife had had 7 children born alive, of which 6 were still alive.
Information gathered from:
- The Roger Taylor archive.
- Census returns.
- Births Index
- Marriage Index.
- Deaths Index.
- Wills Index.