George Smith

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  • Name George Smith 
    Born 27 Mar 1837  Wotton-under-Edge, Gloucestershire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Christened 14 May 1837  Wotton-under-Edge, Gloucestershire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [3, 4
    Gender Male 
    Census 6 Jun 1841  Alderley, Gloucestershire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    England 
    1841 (Alderley) Census for Edmund SMITH (117618)
    1841 (Alderley) Census for Edmund SMITH (117618)
    Census 30 Mar 1851  Chippenham, Wiltshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    England 
    • HO107 Piece 1836 Folio 510 Page 37
    1851 (Chippenham) Census for Edmund SMITH (117618)
    1851 (Chippenham) Census for Edmund SMITH (117618)
    Occupation 30 Mar 1851  Chippenham, Wiltshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    Stage Worker 
    • HO107 Piece 1836 Folio 510 Page 37
    Residence 30 Mar 1851  Chippenham, Wiltshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    Victoria Buildings 
    • HO107 Piece 1836 Folio 510 Page 37
    Census 7 Apr 1861  Kingscote, Gloucestershire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
    England 
    • RG 9 Piece 1779 Folio 34 Page 9
    1861 (Kingscote) Census for George SMITH (2060)
    1861 (Kingscote) Census for George SMITH (2060)
    1861 (Kingscote) Census for George SMITH (2060)
    1861 (Kingscote) Census for George SMITH (2060)
    1861 (Kingscote) Census for George SMITH (2060)
    1861 (Kingscote) Census for George SMITH (2060)
    Occupation 7 Apr 1861  Kingscote, Gloucestershire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
    Footman to Lady Bloomfield 
    • RG 9 Piece 1779 Folio 34 Page 9
    Residence 7 Apr 1861  Kingscote, Gloucestershire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
    Kingscote Mansion House 
    • RG 9 Piece 1779 Folio 34 Page 9
    Occupation 15 Sep 1866  Chippenham, Wiltshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [8, 9
    Labourer 
    Residence 15 Sep 1866  Chippenham, Wiltshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [8, 9
    Victoria Buildings 
    Census 2 Apr 1871  Rowde, Wiltshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [10
    England 
    • RG10 Piece 1912 Folio 57 Page 12
    1871 (Dunkirk) Census for George SMITH (2060)
    1871 (Dunkirk) Census for George SMITH (2060)
    Occupation 2 Apr 1871  Rowde, Wiltshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [10
    Engine Driver 
    • RG10 Piece 1912 Folio 57 Page 12
    Residence 2 Apr 1871  Rowde, Wiltshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [10
    Dunkirk 
    • RG10 Piece 1912 Folio 57 Page 12
    Census 3 Apr 1881  Devizes, Wiltshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [11
    England 
    1881 (Devizes St James) Census for George SMITH (2060)
    1881 (Devizes St James) Census for George SMITH (2060)
    Occupation 3 Apr 1881  Devizes, Wiltshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [11
    Labourer at Engine Works for Boiler Maker (Invalided - Asthma) 
    Residence 3 Apr 1881  Devizes, Wiltshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [11
    26 Nursery 
    Occupation 1890 
    Labourer 
    Died Yes, date unknown 
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    Person ID I2060  The Williams Family Tree
    Last Modified 3 Nov 2020 

    Father Edmund Smith
              b. 1803, Wotton-under-Edge, Gloucestershire, England Find all individuals with events at this location
              d. Yes, date unknown 
    Mother Harriet Isles
              b. 12 Jan 1811, Wotton-under-Edge, Gloucestershire, England Find all individuals with events at this location
              d. Yes, date unknown 
    Married 21 Apr 1832  Wotton-under-Edge, Gloucestershire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [12
    • Witnesses: Sidney Smith and Sophia Smith
    Marriage for Edmund SMITH and Harriet ISLES (34139)
    Marriage for Edmund SMITH and Harriet ISLES (34139)
    Family ID F34139  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Ellen Tavinor
              b. 1841, Chippenham, Wiltshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location
              d. Yes, date unknown 
    Registration Sep 1866  Chippenham, Wiltshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [13
    Marriage Registration 
    • Volume 5a, Page 65
    Marriage Registration for George SMITH (2060)
    Marriage Registration for George SMITH (2060)
    Marriage Registration for Ellen TAVINOR (2061)
    Marriage Registration for Ellen TAVINOR (2061)
    Married 15 Sep 1866  Chippenham, Wiltshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [8, 9
    • St. Andrew
      Witnesses: Isaac Whale and Hannah Taverner

      Name: SMITH, George; Record Type: Marriages; Quarter: September; Year: 1866; District: Chippenham; County: Wiltshire; Volume: 5a; Page: 65

      Name: TAVINOR, Ellen; Record Type: Marriages; Quarter: September; Year: 1866; District: Chippenham; County: Wiltshire; Volume: 5a; Page: 65
    Marriage for George SMITH and Ellen TAVINOR (641)
    Marriage for George SMITH and Ellen TAVINOR (641)
    Children 
     1. George Smith
              b. 24 Jun 1868, Devizes, Wiltshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location
              d. 1 Jan 1942, Salisbury, Wiltshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 73 years)
     2. Charles Smith
              b. 1872, Devizes, Wiltshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location
              d. Yes, date unknown
    Last Modified 2 Nov 2020 
    Family ID F641  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 27 Mar 1837 - Wotton-under-Edge, Gloucestershire, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsChristened - 14 May 1837 - Wotton-under-Edge, Gloucestershire, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - England - 6 Jun 1841 - Alderley, Gloucestershire, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - England - 30 Mar 1851 - Chippenham, Wiltshire, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Stage Worker - 30 Mar 1851 - Chippenham, Wiltshire, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - Victoria Buildings - 30 Mar 1851 - Chippenham, Wiltshire, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - England - 7 Apr 1861 - Kingscote, Gloucestershire, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Footman to Lady Bloomfield - 7 Apr 1861 - Kingscote, Gloucestershire, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - Kingscote Mansion House - 7 Apr 1861 - Kingscote, Gloucestershire, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsRegistration - Marriage Registration - Sep 1866 - Chippenham, Wiltshire, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Labourer - 15 Sep 1866 - Chippenham, Wiltshire, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - Victoria Buildings - 15 Sep 1866 - Chippenham, Wiltshire, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 15 Sep 1866 - Chippenham, Wiltshire, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - England - 3 Apr 1881 - Devizes, Wiltshire, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Labourer at Engine Works for Boiler Maker (Invalided - Asthma) - 3 Apr 1881 - Devizes, Wiltshire, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 26 Nursery - 3 Apr 1881 - Devizes, Wiltshire, England Link to Google Earth
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  • Notes 
    • From the 1841 England Census for Alderley, Gloucestershire (HO107 Piece 358 Book 1 Folio 6 Page 7) George, 4, was with his parents Edmund, 38, Weaver, and [Harriet] (Ancestry records her as Ann but the name is clearly longer than 3 letters), 28, in Alderley, Gloucestershire, England. With him were his siblings Eliza, 6, and Charles, 2. Everyone was recorded as having been born in Gloucestershire.

      From the 1851 England Census for Chippenham, Wiltshire (HO107 Piece 1836 Folio 510 Page 37) George, 14, Stage Worker born Wotton-under-Edge, Gloucestershire, was with his parents Edmund, 48, Weaver from Wotton-under-Edge, Gloucestershire, and Harriott (sic), 40, Housekeeper from Wotton-under-Edge, Gloucestershire, at Victoria Buildings, Chippenham, Wiltshire, England. With him were his siblings Eliza, 16, Servant born Wotton-under-Edge, Gloucestershire, Charles, 12, Scholar born Wotton-under-Edge, Gloucestershire, Thomas, 4, Scholar born Chippenham, Wiltshire, and Henry, 1, born Chippenham, Wiltshire.

      From the 1861 England Census for Kingscote, Gloucestershire (RG 9 Piece 1779 Folio 34 Page 9) George, 27, from Wotton-under-Edge, Gloucestershire, was Footman to Lady Bloomfield at Kingscote Mansion House, Kingscote, Gloucestershire, England.

      From the 1871 England Census for Rowde, Wiltshire (RG10 Piece 1912 Folio 57 Page 12) George, 34, Engine Driver from Wotton-under-Edge, Gloucestershire, was with his wife Ellen, 29, from Chippenham, Wiltshire, at Dunkirk, Rowde, Wiltshire, England. With them was their son George, 2, born Devizes, Wiltshire.

      From the 1881 England Census for Devizes, Wiltshire (RG11 Piece 2040 Folio 52 Page 10) George, 44, Labourer at Engine Works for Boiler Maker (Invalided - Asthma) and from Wotton-under-Edge, Gloucestershire, was with his wife Ellen, 40, Washerwoman from Chippenham, Wiltshire, at 26 Nursery, Devizes, Wiltshire, England. With them were their sons George, 12, and Charles 9. Both lads were Scholars born Devizes, Wiltshire.

  • Reference  The Williams Family Tree. "George Smith". The Williams Family Tree. https://williamsfamilytree.co.uk/tree/getperson.php?personID=I2060&tree=wft (accessed December 4, 2020).

  • Sources 
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    4. [S9658] "Gloucestershire, England, Church of England Baptisms, 1813-1913," database, Ancestry . (http://search.ancestry.co.uk/search/db.aspx?dbid=5066), accessed 2 Nov 2020), Baptism for George SMITH (2060); 14 May 1837: Wotton under Edge, Gloucestershire, England..

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    6. [S9582] England. Wiltshire.. 1851 census of England. Digital images.Ancestry. http://search.ancestry.co.uk/search/db.aspx?dbid=8860 : n.d., Chippenham, folio 510, page 37; digital images, Ancestry (http://search.ancestry.co.uk/search/db.aspx?dbid=8860 : accessed 2 Nov 2020); citing PRO HO 107/1836.

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    9. [S10352] "Wiltshire, England, Church of England Marriages and Banns, 1754-1916," database, Ancestry . (ancestry.co.uk), accessed 2 Nov 2020), Marriage for George SMITH and Ellen TAVINOR (641); 15 Sep 1866: St. Andrew, Chippenham, Wiltshire, England..

    10. [S9078] England. Wiltshire.. 1871 census of England. Digital images.Ancestry. ancestry.co.uk : n.d., Rowde, folio 57, page 12; digital images, Ancestry (ancestry.co.uk : accessed 2 Nov 2020); citing PRO RG 10/1912.

    11. [S9080] England. Wiltshire.. 1881 census of England. Digital images.Ancestry. ancestry.co.uk : n.d., Devizes, folio 52, page 10; digital images, Ancestry (ancestry.co.uk : accessed 2 Nov 2020); citing PRO RG 11/2040.

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