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Dr. George Nicholas Cheke                 1831-1869           (1st Husband)
George was born about 1831, the son of Dr. George Nicholas Cheke, and Catherine Earle. George senior was an Assistant Surgeon serving with the Bengal Medical Service in India. Young George received medical training, and was also commissioned an Assistant Surgeon on 20 January 1855. He was admitted to the Bengal Medical Service, and started his service on 5 March 1855, at the Fort William General Hospital. He married Susan Channer in 1867.
Susan Channer                                     1844-1928
Susan was born on 9 October 1844, the daughter of George Girdwood Channer and Susan Kendall, at Allahabad, West Bengal, India.
I have identified the following children.
  Edward George Born 9 Jul 1868   India Married Ethel Vaux

Birth of Parents
George Nicholas Cheke b: abt 1831        
son of Dr. George Nicholas Cheke, and Catherine Earle

Susan Channer b: 9 Oct 1844  c: 27 Oct 1844       Allahabad, West Bengal, India
daughter of George Girdwood Channer and Susan Kendall

22 Aug 1867
George Nicholas Cheke
Susan Channer
Gloucestershire       1867 3Q Clifton 6a 238

Edward George Cheke b: 9 Jul 1868             Gorruckpore, India
son of George Nicholas Cheke and Susan Channer

1891 Census RG12-1742 6 April 1891 St Aubyn, Stoke Damerel, Devon
Royal Regiment of Artillery
Edward George Cheke Age 22 Second Lieutenant Porruckpore India 9 Jul 1868

George Nicholas Cheke Died 16 Oct 1869
Burial: Norwood, Surrey

Robert Shortrede                           1844-1913           (2nd Husband)
Robert was born on 8 October 1844, the son of Robert Shortrede and Clare Ann Channer, in India.

Birth of New Husband
Robert Shortrede b: 8 Oct 1844         India
son of Robert Shortrede and Clare Ann Channer

11 Aug 1887
Robert Shortrede
Susan Cheke
Leicestershire       1887 3Q Barrow upon Soar 7a 259

1901 Census RG13-2932 1 April 1901 Leamington Priors, Warwickshire
65 Willes Road
Mary G. C. H. Cheek (s)
Augusta E. (Sis) (s)
Caroline (SisLaw)(W)
Robert Shortrede (Visitor)(M)
Plus 2 Servants
Age 48
Age 46
Age 63
Age 56
Living on own means
Living on own means
Living on own means
Retired Civil Service
abt 1852
abt 1854
abt 1837
8 Oct 1844

Robert Shortrede Died 5 Aug 1913, Age 68,     Gloucestershire       1913 3Q Cheltenham 6a 424
Burial: Charlton Kings

LONDON   17 Nov 1913                         Probate
Shortrede, Robert - of The Cottage Sandy, Lane-road, Charlton Kings, Gloucestershire, died 5 August 1913, Administration (with Will) London 17 November, to Susan Shortrede, widow.   Effects £650 11s. 2d.

Susan (Cheke) Shortrede Died 2 Jun 1928, Age 84,     Gloucestershire       1928 2Q Cheltenham 6a 459
Burial: Charlton Kings, Gloucester

LONDON   11 Jul 1928                         Probate
SHORTREDE, Susan - of Trowscoed, Brookway-road, Charlton Kings, Gloucestershire, widow, died 2 June 1928, Probate London 11 July, to Edward George Cheke, Lieutenant-colonel H.M. Army.
  Effects £4,031 0s. 10d.