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1840 November 15th. Born in Manchester the son of Spencer Henry Bickham (1813-1886) and his wife Henrietta
1851 Living at Grose Hill, West Side, Bowdon, Wilmslow: Spencer H. Bickham (age 38 born London), Silk Manufacturer. With his wife Henrietta Bickham (age 31 born Manchester) and their four children; Spencer H. Bickham (age 10 born Manchester); Alfred E. Bickham (age 8 born Manchester); Henrietta S. Bickham (age 5 born Manchester); and Alice G. Bickham (age 1 born Bowdon). Four servants.
1861 Silk manufacturer, living in Bowdon, with Spencer H Bickham 48, silk manufacturer, Henrietta Bickham 41, Alfred E Bickham 18, Henrietta Bickham 15, Alice G Bickham 11, Ernest A Bickham 9, Eva M Bickham 7, Helen C Bickham 1
1865 Married Emmeline Horsfall in Dunham Massey, Cheshire
1871 Cotton card manufacturer, employing 71 workpeople, living in Bowdon with Emmeline Bickham 31, Murriel Bickham 5, Mary M Bickham 3, Constance Bickham 1, George W Bickham 8 Months
1891 Living on own means; visited his mother Henrietta Bickham 71 in Altrincham, and his siblings Ernest Arthur Bickham 39, Helen Constance Bickham 31
1895 Married Charlotte Maria Dallaway in Westminster
1901 Living on own means in Ledbury with Charlotte M Bickham 47, Constance Bickham 31, Henrietta Bickham 27, Hilda Bickham 25
1911 Retired Cotton Spinning Machinery Maker, living in Ledbury with Charlotte Marian Bickham 59, Constance Bickham 41
1933 Died in Ledbury