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Laetitia Frances Dibdin

b. 15 Nov 1886, Mayfield Grange Rd., Sutton, Surrey

m. 1935, Lambeth 3/4

d. 25 Sep 1948, Ruislip (Uxbridge - aged 61)

Thomas Harrison Frewin

b. 1865, Marylebone 4/4

d.  On Sept. 25, 1948



Letitia ("Lettie") was a mezzo soprano with the Carl Rosa Opera Co. She married, late in life, Thomas Frewin, their conductor. Earlier she had taken training in midwifery and worked at the Middlesex Hospital. She did wonders during the blitz, delivering babies in air raid shelters, etc. She was the family "maiden aunt" and used to visit each branch in turn and keep everyone abreast with what everyone else was doing. [59]

Death Notice; The Times, Tuesday 28 Sep 1943, pg.1

FREWIN: On Sept. 25, 1948, Laetitia Frances Frewin (nee Dibdin), widow of T. Harrison Frewin, of Lynmouth Drive, Ruislip.

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Thomas had previously married Martha Cox (born about 1869 in Port Elizabeth, South Africa), in March of 1888 in Marylebone. They had a daughter, Margaret E. Frewin born 1889 in Marylebone. [60]