Ashworth, John Herbert Edwardes bap.27.apr.1862-bur.8.mar.1912 England Kent, Sevenoaks - London Lewisham
pianist, organist, ARCO, 1862 residing with his father, mother, 5 siblings and 2 servants (housemaid, footman) at High Street in Sevenoaks, 1871 residing with his stepfather, mother, 5 siblings and a servant at the rectory in Folksworth Huntingdonshire, 1881 residing with his stepfather, mother, 3 sisters and a servant at the vicarage in Staveley Lancashire, 1885-1888 as bank clerk residing in London Wandsworth, 1889 as organist residing at 36 Ouseley Road in Wandsworth, 1891-1892 as professor of music, teacher voice and singing residing with wife, 3 children and a servant at 10 Douglas Avenue in Hythe Kent, 1894 in Hythe he advertized 'Vacancies for Principals, Chorus and Orchestral Players for Performances of Opera and Oratorio' and private lessons in singing, piano, harmony and composition, 1895 he suddenly 'dissapeared', 1901 his wife lived with their two sons with her parents, 1911 his wife lived with their son at 25 Dalberg Road in London Brixton but was still married, unknown why he was not with his wife and children in 1901 and 1911 (? illness, asylum) ; son of commercial traveler/landed proprietor James Gerald Edwardes (1809-?1865) and Mary Ann Matilda Willis (Hampshire, Woodhay 1824-29.sep.1913 Lewisham) ; stepson of reverend John Harvey Ashworth (Yorkshire, Elland 1797-4.aug.1882 Staveley) ; 24.nov.1885 at St Anne in London Wandsworth he married professional singer Florence Emma Louisa Chandler (Wandsworth 20.jul.1865-)

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[] A Morning Service in chant form in the key of D
pub Novello, Ewer & Co., London & New York 1891

[] Venite, Te Deum and Benedictus in chant form
pub Novello & Co., London

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