Ancestors of Eric Walkey Gillett
Eric Walkey Gillett
Birth: 24 Aug 1893 - Bowdon, Cheshire.
Death: 8 Dec 1978
Cause of Death:
Lincoln College,Oxford.Read English literature.
In WW1,Captain,Royal Lancashire Fusiliers.Wounded in leg at Ypres.
Career.Publishing. A senior editor at Collins
English professor at Raffles University,Singapore.
Literary critic of Daily Telegraph.
Based in London and,later,Hove,Sussex..
Father: Samuel Walkey Gillett
Mother: Edith Suzette Barlow
Spouses and Children
1. *Joan Edwards
1. John (Tony)Anthony Cecil Walkey Gillett
2. Anthea Gillett
2. Nancy Miller
Theatre critic.Wounded in WW1.
Friend of Tim Marsden's.
Lived in Hove.
Divorced Joan early in the marriage.
Later married Nancy.(At age 70).