Frederick William Fiddian, Esq

Frederick William Fiddian, Esq

Male 1810 - 1888

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  • Name  Frederick William Fiddian, Esq 
    Suffix  Esq 
    Born  21 Apr 1810  High Street, Birmingham, Warwickshire Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Christened  30 Jul 1810  Unitarian Chapel, Moor Street, Birmingham, Warwickshire Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender  Male 
    Occupation  1837 to 1842 & 1851 to 1854  St Paul's Lodge, Birmingham. Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Freemason. He let his membership lapse at the end of 1842, rejoined in 1851 then resigned in 1854.  
    Event  Apr 1840 
    Had a Fiat, petitioning for Bankruptcy, set against him. Approved on 27 Jan 1843 and confirmed on 20 Aug 1844. This related to his business as Architect, Cement Dealer and Chapman. On 30 Aug 1844 the the Bankruptcy was Annulled. Not long after he spent a few years in London before returning to the Midlands. 
    Event  30 Nov 1848  2 Crescent Road, Millbank, London Find all individuals with events at this location 
    He had a joint business with Thomas Lake Crompton, as 'Fiddian & Crompton, Builders' and the partnership was mutually dissolved in 1848. Not long after he returned to Birmingham. 
    Event  1852 
    He was the Architect for St Silas' Church, Lozells (Birmingham). Completed in 1854 but now redundant. Several other buildings designed by him are mentioned in the book 'Birmingham' by Andy Foster.  
    Event  1862  Birmingham Find all individuals with events at this location 
    He was the Honorary Secretary of the Income Tax Repeal Committee of Birmingham and they corresponded with various MPs in an attempt to bring down the Government over Income Tax. 
    Occupation  Architect & Surveyor, Dealer in Cement, Chapman. Until 31 Dec 1836 he was in a partnership with Isaac Newey as Architects and Surveyors, when it was mutually dissolved. 
    Died  25 Oct 1888  Balsall Heath, Worcestershire Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID  I528  Fidgen
    Last Modified  14 Nov 2017 

    Father  Charles Fiddian, Esq,   b. 1776, Halesowen, Worcestershire Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 13 Jul 1863, Florence Villa, Bristol Road, Edgbaston, Warwickshire Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Mother  Sarah Reynolds,   b. 22 Jan 1789,   d. 15 Apr 1813, Birmingham Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married  15 Mar 1808  Birmingham Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID  F137  Group Sheet

    Family 1  Mary Field,   b. 1805, Deddington, Oxfordshire Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 21 Oct 1835, Ryde, Isle of Wight Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married  3 Oct 1835  Deddington, Oxfordshire Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Last Modified  6 Aug 2015 
    Family ID  F2903  Group Sheet

    Family 2  Ann Kirby,   b. 1812, Birmingham Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1840, Birmingham Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married  1838  Birmingham Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. Leah Amelia Kirby Fiddian,   b. 19 Oct 1840, Birmingham Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1913, Birmingham Find all individuals with events at this location
    Last Modified  6 Aug 2015 
    Family ID  F2835  Group Sheet

    Family 3  Eliza Harriet Dean,   b. 1815, Bilston, Staffordshire Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1 Apr 1851, Birmingham Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married  27 Sep 1842  Edgbaston, Warwickshire Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. Frederick Dean Fiddian,   b. 28 Oct 1843,   d. 1844, Lambeth, London Find all individuals with events at this location
     2. Alice Mary Fiddian,   b. 10 May 1845, Barnet, Middlesex Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 30 Dec 1870, King's Norton, Worcestershire Find all individuals with events at this location
    >3. Florence Fiddian,   b. 28 May 1847, Finchley, Middlesex Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1939, Ludlow, Shropshire Find all individuals with events at this location
    Last Modified  6 Aug 2015 
    Family ID  F235  Group Sheet

    Family 4  Ann Chellingworth,   b. 5 Jul 1809, Birmingham Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 16 May 1875, King's Norton, Worcestershire Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married  1853  West Bromwich, Staffordshire Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
    >1. Frederick Hubert Fiddian, Gentleman,   b. 1854, King's Norton, Worcestershire Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1893, Birmingham Find all individuals with events at this location
    Last Modified  19 May 2015 
    Family ID  F236  Group Sheet

  • Photos
    314 Pershore Road, Edgbaston
    314 Pershore Road, Edgbaston
    His home in 1881
    Albert Chambers
    Albert Chambers

  • Notes 
    • Fiddian & Newey, Architects and Surveyors, 3 Cherry Street Birmingham.
      Operated around 1830-1850 or longer.



      Isaac Newey was his partner.