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Walker, Jane Williams


Registration number1093
First name(s)Jane Williams

Home Hospital, Parliament Hill Road, Hampstead, N.W; 18 Bank Buildings, 5 Peak Road, Hong Kong, China

Date of registration2 May 1890

Children's Hospital, Great Ormond Street 1881-3; St Andrew's Hospital, Clewer, 1883-84; Certificate Leicester Infirmary 1885-86; Nurses Home,York


Deceased 1928

Personal details

Date of birth1863
Place of birthFriskney, Lincs
Maiden nameWalker
Married nameStephens
Family details

Third daughter of Thomas Williams Walker of Friskney, Lincs, Gentleman Farmer, and his wife, Caroline

Date of death1st July 1927
Place of deathPeak Hospital, Victoria, Hong Kong
Additional personal details

Address in 1898 - 19 Westmorland St. Portland Place; 1901 18 Cambridge Place, W. On the 16 October 1901 Jane married a widower, Matthew John Denman Stephens, Solicitor, at All Saints, Norfolk Square, Hyde Park. He was 20 years older than her. The couple moved to Hong Kong where Matthew leased a property in Peak Road, Gwulo, Old Hong Kong. Matthew died in 1925 in Hong Kong -effects 49,859.7s.3d. Jane's effects 12,482.2s.7d

Professional details

Work experience

Pro. Children's Hospital, Great Ormond Street 1881-3; Staff Nurse, St. Andrew's Hospital, Clewer, 1883-84; Leicester Infirmary 1885-86; Private Nurse, Nurses Home, York, to 1889; Hampstead Home Hospital to 1892; Nurses Hostel, 27 Percy St. W.C. to 1894; Private Nurse 1894-1899.

Professional activities



Register of Trained Nurses 1892 and Register of Nurses (RBNA 4/1) - Royal British Nurses' Association Records, King's College London Archives Nursing Directory 1898 - Society of Genealogists' Library Ancestry - FamilySearch - Law Times 1901 Vol 112;

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