Rippingale Genealogy

Sir Ambrose HEAL

Sir Ambrose HEAL

Male 1872 - 1959  (87 years)

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  • Name Ambrose HEAL  [1
    Prefix Sir 
    Born 3 Sep 1872  Crouch End, London, ENGLAND Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2, 3
    Christened 20 Mar 1873  Islington, London, ENGLAND Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Gender Male 
    Occupation 1895: Manufacturer  [5
    Occupation Furniture Designer  [1
    Residence 1895  Crouch End, London, ENGLAND Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    Residence 1959  Penn, Buckinghamshire, ENGLAND Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
    Buried 1959  Penn, Buckinghamshire, ENGLAND Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Died 15 Nov 1959  Penn, Buckinghamshire, ENGLAND Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 7, 8, 9
    Probate 21 Apr 1960  London, ENGLAND Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
    Person ID I1115  Rippingale
    Last Modified 26 Oct 2017 

    Father Ambrose HEAL,   b. 7 Oct 1847, Bloomsbury, London, ENGLAND Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 10 Oct 1913, Aviemore, Invernesshire, SCOTLAND Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 66 years) 
    Mother Emily Maria STEPHENSON,   b. 9 Aug 1849,   d. Aft 1931  (Age > 83 years) 
    Family ID F895  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Alice Rose RIPPINGILLE,   b. 1858, Brighton, Melbourne, AUSTRALIA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 4 May 1901, Pinner, Middlesex, ENGLAND Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 43 years) 
    Married 26 Feb 1895  Torquay, Devon, ENGLAND Find all individuals with events at this location  [6, 10
    Last Modified 26 Oct 2017 
    Family ID F870  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 3 Sep 1872 - Crouch End, London, ENGLAND Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsChristened - 20 Mar 1873 - Islington, London, ENGLAND Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 1895 - Crouch End, London, ENGLAND Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 26 Feb 1895 - Torquay, Devon, ENGLAND Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsProbate - 21 Apr 1960 - London, ENGLAND Link to Google Earth
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  • Photos
    P1109_AmbroseHeal
    P1109_AmbroseHeal
    From Ancestry. Posted by MarkElliotAnstrutherHeal

  • Notes 
    • Ambrose, born at Crouch End 3 September 1872. He was taken into partnership in Heal and Son and became Managing Director of Heal & Son, Limited, in 1907.
      On the death of his father in 1913 he became Chairman and Managing Director.

      By first wife, Alice-Rose, daughter of Alexander Rippingille (born 24 Nov 1859, married at Torquay 21 February 1895, died at Pinner 4 May 1901), he had a son, Cecil-Ambrose, born at Pinner 23 October 1896, died wounds near Poperinghe 3 July 1915, then a Second Lieutenant in the 3rd Wiltshire Regiment.

      By his second wife, Edith-Florence-Digby, daughter John Todhunter, M.D. (Trin. Coll., Dublin), of Orchard Croft, Bedford Park, London (born 4 September 1880 King Henry's Road, London, N.W., and married at The Register Office, Gad Street, Holborn), he had two sons and two daughters : Barbara-Alison, born at Pinner 7 November 1905, died there ; December 1906 ; Anthony-Standerwick, born at Pinner 23 February 1907; Pamela-Margery, born at Pinner July 1908; and John-Christopher, born at Pinner 2 October 1911.

      Long term mistress was Prudence Maufe, wife of Sir Edward Maufe, the architect.

      Short term mistress was Dodie Smith, the playwright.

      He was a Partner, Heal & Son; Managing Director Heal & Son, Limited 1907; Chairman & Managing Director 1913. Knighted 1 January 1932.

      Ambrose left a will. Probate granted to Anthony Standerwick Heal, company director and Wilfred Mills, chartered accountant. Effects valued at £74,923 4s 9d [1]

  • Sources 
    1. [S30] Ancestors of Ambrose Heal.

    2. [S5] FreeBMD, Dec 1872; Edmonton; vol 3a, p 173.

    3. [S232] Find A Grave, Created by: julia&keld-Record added: Nov 13, 2008-Find A Grave Memorial# 31370249.

    4. [S33] London, England, Births & Baptisms.

    5. [S459] Devon Marriages, Marriage.

    6. [S459] Devon Marriages, Archive reference 1161A/PR/1/5.

    7. [S62] England & Wales National Probate Calendar.

    8. [S147] Ancestry Family Trees.

    9. [S5] FreeBMD, Dec 1959; Amersham; vol 6a, p 275.

    10. [S5] FreeBMD, Mar 1895; Newton Abbot; vol 5b, p 223; viewed 20 Oct 2012.