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Reginald Arthur Mortimer
(Dec 1850 – 2 Jul 1904)


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MORTIMER, Reginald Arthur (born SNOOK)

born Dec ¼ 1850 Ashprington Colyton and registered as Reginald Arthur SNOOK
died 02 Jul 1904 Coly House Long Sutton Lincolnshire buried Colyton Exeter Devon

third son among at least seven children of John S SNOOK a surgeon MRCIE and IAC of Colyton
born c1815 Colyton Devon
married Dec ¼ 1840 Honiton Devon

and Elizabeth MORTIMER born c1820 Lostwithiel Cornwall;

married 21 May 1878 Colyton Devon and took the name MORTIMER,
Mary Louisa GUERITZ
born Sep ¼ 1853 Ashprington Devon

daughter of the Revd Mamerto GUERITZ (1851 residing the Parsonage Cumbers)
vicar (from 1860) Colyton Axminster Devon
born c1823 Spain a British subject
second son of José GUERITZ of San Felipe Valencia Spain
and Antonia born c1798 Spain a British citizen
married 1849

born c1820 St Budeaux Devon




1851 Reginald A SNOOK aged 9 months residing Colyton Devon
1861 Reginald A SNOOK aged 10 born Colyton with his parents John S SNOOK surgeon and Elizabeth SNOOK wife, and six siblings, two servants

25 Sep 1878 arrived Mr and Mrs Lyttelton WAIMATE
22 Dec 1878 deacon Christchurch S Michael
23 Dec 1878-1879 assistant (to LINGARD EA) curate at Christchurch S Luke diocese Christchurch
22 Feb 1880 priest Christchurch S Michael

01 Nov 1882-1885 1st incumbent S Matthew St Albans, new parish
24 Jun 1884 letters dimissory 1 year leave

1884-1889 curate Colyton diocese Exeter

13 Apr 1889 announcement rector Roborough co Devon
10 Aug 1895 youngest son born William Lionel Gueritz MORTIMER, died of wounds, Dardanelles World War I (The Times)

1896-1904 rector S Mary Major Exeter
31 Mar 1901 priest with wife and large family residing Exeter


Ritualist or AngloCatholic who had troubles at St Albans as he set a cross above the altar

son John MORTIMER priest Christchurch

20 Aug 1904 obituary,
02 Jul 1904 of S Mary Major rectory Exeter, but died Long Sutton co Lincoln, probate Exeter to Mary Louisa MORTIMER widow, £1,185