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Charlotte Sheela McGillycuddy Stoker

B. 29 October 1883 at Mayfair, London, England

 

D. 25 May 1969 at Bath, England

Buried at Haycombe Cemetery, Bath on 3 June 1969

 

Baptized 8 Feb 1884 at Holy Trinity Church, Chelsea,

“Charlotte Sheelah McGillycuddy Stoker” may have been displeased with her given name.

Listed as above in the 1891 census, she was “Sheila C. M. Stoker in the 1901 census.

According to 1911 census documents, “Sheelah Stoker”, age 27, lived with her parents in Kent.

In 1939 the census form was “corrected” by her hand:

Stoker, “Charlotte S. M.” was struck through and replaced with Stoker, “Sheila Charlotte”.

Her occupation was listed as “Independent”.

 

According to Passenger lists for the “Montcalm”, on

20 July 1932, “Sheela Stoker”, age 48, a Nurse living at 30, Marlborough Buildings, Bath

traveled to Montreal, Quebec to visit her brother Tom and his wife, Mary

and their 3 young sons and returned to England on 3 Sept 1932.

Sheela may have felt like a nurse, having lived with and cared for her mother Agnes

when she passed away in February 1931, but family remembers her as having no formal occupation.