Laslett family history

Arthur and Sybil Laslett of Coulsdon

Arthur Edward Laslett was born on 10 September 1903 the third son of Albert Laslett, a Chief Petty Officer in the Royal Navy, and his wife Isabella Laslett née Taylor (page 132). Interestingly Arthur was delivered by Thomas Laslett a surgeon from Chatham and a distant cousin.

He trained as a schoolmaster at St. Marks College, Chelsea, and all his working life taught in Thornton Heath, Surrey.

Married Sybil Constance Whiting. One son, Graham Francis, born at Thornton Heath on 29 July 1933. Moved to Coulsdon, Surrey on his son's second birthday. On retirement at 62, moved to be near son at Edington, Wiltshire. C. of E. sub-deacon and church-warden. Died 25 September 1972.

Family of Arthur and Sybil Laslett


GRAHAM FRANCIS - born 29 July 1933 at Thornton Heath. On 8 November 1958 married Christine Alice Bush.

See chapter Graham and Christine Laslett of Edington on page 190.