The House Family

Herbert John House (1889-1958)

Herbert was the farmer at North Egliston, sometimes referred to as South Tyneham Farm.

Herbert married Jessie Emily Pitcher Bowditch (1893-1978)

Herbert and Jessie had six children:


  • William House (1913-2001)
  • Albert Arthur House (1916-1999)
  • Gerald House (1918-2006) – Gerald
  • Sylvia House (1919-1999) – Sylvia married George Francis Braisby (1917-2000) of Blackmanston Farm, Steeple in 1943. George and Sylvia were the last couple to be married at Tyneham.
  • Gwendoline ‘Gwen’ House (1923-2016) – Gwen married Frank Dicker
  • Poppy Ciceley House (1925-2006) – Poppy was 18 when evacuated. She married Clifford Budden in 1946 and they had three children.

HOUSE Herbert John of North Holworth Farm Owermoigne Dorset died 15 August 1958 at Dorset County Hospital Dorchester Dorset. Administration London 1 December (1958) to Lloyds Bank Limited.
Effects £21,324 17s 6d.

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