Gertude Maud Annie Stone was the first child of James Henry Stone & Emily Ellen Young born August 19th, 1872 at Stourbridge, Worcs.
In 1881 Gertrude & her parents were living at Park St, Stourbridge. She had a younger sister & 2 brothers.
The family were living at 100 High St, Stourbridge in 1891.
Gertude was still living at home in 1901, now at 69 Worcester Rd, Stourbridge.
Gertrude married Albert Hipkiss in April-June 1901 at Stourbridge. Albert was born August 24th, 1869 in Stourbridge.
In 1911 Gertrude & Albert were living at the Swan Inn, Mamble Rd, Stourbridge where Albert was the licensed victualler & Gertrude was assisting in the business. They had a 3 year old son, Albert.
The 1939 register shows Gertrude & Albert living at Arkendale, Stourbridge & Albert was retired.
Albert died on March 10th, 1956 at 13a Hagley Rd, Stourbridge, aged 86. Probate was granted to son Albert Henry Hipkiss, estate agent & his estate was valued at £10,233.4s.8d.
Gertrude, of 13a Hagley Rd, Stourbridge, died on May 27th, 1961 at Maloja Nursing Home, Marlpool Lane, Kidderminster, aged 88. Probate was granted to son Albert Henry Hipkiss, estate agent & her estate was valued at £14,002.11s.
The children of Gertrude Maud Annie Stone & Albert Hipkiss were:
st.220.127.116.11.1 Albert Henry Hipkiss born March 12th, 1908 at Stourbridge, Worcs; died Oct-December 1973 in Bournemouth, Dorset