Family of Frank 'Sonny' WHIPP and Jenny 'Jean' PIKE

Husband: Frank 'Sonny' WHIPP (1908-1971)
Wife: Jenny 'Jean' PIKE (1903-2004)
Children: Brian John WHIPP
David Martin WHIPP
Status: Separated
Marriage 9 Sep 1933 Brighton Register Office

Husband: Frank 'Sonny' WHIPP

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Frank 'Sonny' WHIPP, Frank Whipp (2)

Name: Frank 'Sonny' WHIPP1
Sex: Male
Father: Thomas WHIPP (1851-1917)
Mother: Amy Eliza AMOS (1872-1958)
Birth 14 Dec 1908 Hove, East Sussex
5 Hove Street
Death 19 Mar 1971 (age 62) Brighton East Sussex
Copper Cliff Hospice, Redhill Drive
Occupation Teacher of dancing/Barman

Wife: Jenny 'Jean' PIKE

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Jenny 'Jean' PIKE, Jean Whipp4

Name: Jenny 'Jean' PIKE1
Sex: Female
Father: William John PIKE (1875-1951)
Mother: Rebecca HALL (1876-1955)
Birth 10 Apr 1903 Mile End Old Town, London1
10 Beaumont Street
Christening 1914 (age 10-11) Marris Convent
Tottenham High Road, London
Death 27 Apr 2004 (age 101) Worthing, West Sussex
Elton Lodge Nursing Home, Selden Road
Died 7.50 am
Burial 6 May 2004 Hove Cemetery (North)
Old Shoreham Road, Hove, East Sussex
Plot No. 282 lawn Section 17
Occupation Dressmaker
Religion Catholic

Child 1: Brian John WHIPP

Name: Brian John WHIPP
Sex: Male
Spouse: Lorna May RHODES

Child 2: David Martin WHIPP

Name: David Martin WHIPP
Sex: Male
Spouse 1: Paula Mary BESAGNI
Spouse 2: Jennifer L BROWN
Spouse 3: Rosemary LLOYD

Note on Marriage

1939 Register Frank shown as married living at 3 Wykeham Terrace, Brighton, Sussex, whilst wife Jean was staying with married sister Josephine Bischoff at 24 Court Drive, Stanmore, Harrow, Middlesex.

Couple separate in 1943.

Note on Husband: Frank 'Sonny' WHIPP - shared note

Known as Sonny. Father's profession given as Boatman. 1930 living with widowed mother in Basement flat of 4 Brunswick Terrace and 1931 at 14 St Nicholas Road, Brighton. Served in R.A.F. in WW2 as Leading Aircraftman and Ground gunner.

Note on Wife: Jenny 'Jean' PIKE - shared note

Later known as Jean. Raised in Marist Convent 727 High Road Tottenham London from 1907 until the age of 14.Lived with mother, step father and family in 104 Coborn Road, Bow. 1919 living in British Street, Mile End. When Mr & Mrs Smith moved to Brighton the family moved into No 1 Bancroft Road Mile End London. Later mother and elder daughters lived at 68 South Church Road Southend . About 1929 moved to various address'es in Brighton. 1930 and 1931 living at 16 Norfolk Road with mother and step father. Later at North Road and 76 West Street Mansions, West Street at time of marriage. 1941 living at 29 Park Crescent, Brighton but later dug out from home with son Brian when Bomb dropped on house next door during WW2 . Also unable to move into new home in Addison Road Hove because of bomb damage.Separated from husband in 1943. Raising two sons on her own, she worked first from home as a dressmaker and later until age 63 in the 'rag Trade' as a 'passer'. From 1943 until 1994 lived first in ground floor then 1st floor flat 16 Buckingham Road Brighton. After that Sheltered/Care Homes in Brighton and Shoreham. Fractured hip and arm in February 2003 and recovered in Elton Lodge Care home. Received 100 year birthday greetings from Queen, Pensions Minister and Chair of Adur District Council. In attendance at funeral; Brian & Lorna Whipp. Christopher Whipp. Dawn Turrell (Whipp). Samantha, Keith & Hughie Johnston. David Whipp & Vanessa. Paula (Whipp), Ricardo Besagni (Whipp) and Maria Whipp. Lisa Whipp. Jenny & Natasha Whipp. Rosemary Lloyd, Dion Lloyd & Moira. Anthony Bischoff. Margo Aquino. Ray, Rosaline & Mandy Green. John and Sally Russell. Eric Blunden.

Sources

1"File (merged): C:\Documents and Settings\Brian Whipp\My Documents\RHODES & WISEMAN Family.GED".