George Henry SELWOOD
(Abt 1863-1940)

 

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Spouses/Children:
Alice HOLMSHAW

George Henry SELWOOD 1 2

  • Born: Abt 1863, Sheffield, Yorks 2
  • Marriage: Alice HOLMSHAW in 1885 1
  • Died: 5 Apr 1940 aged about 77 3
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On 5 Apr 1891 George appeared on the census at 27 Palm Street, Nether Hallam, Yorks as a 28-year-old silversmith. 2

On 31 Mar 1901 he appeared on the census at 17 Linaker Road, Nether Hallam, Yorks as a 37-year-old silversmith. 4

On 2 Apr 1911 George appeared on the census at 64 Brighton Terrace Road, Nether Hallam, Yorks as a 48-year-old silversmith pierce worker. 5

On 23 Feb 1926 he was awarded the probate of the will of his wife's sister Emily, togeher with Charles Robert Bottom, turner and was described as a silversmith. 6

On 21 Jun 1940 his estate was probated at the London registry to Ernest Selwood, company director with effects 2,106 14s 6d. At the time of his death he was living at 64 Brighton Terrace Road, Nether Hallam, Yorks. 3


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George married Alice HOLMSHAW, daughter of John HOLMSHAW and Susanna, in 1885.1 (Alice HOLMSHAW was born about 1867 in Sheffield, Yorks 7 and died about 1948 8.)

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Their marriage was registered during the quarter ended Dec 1885 at the Sheffield registration district, with GRO reference vol 9c, page 654. 1


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Sources


1 FreeBMD, "Marriage indices," database(http://www.freebmd.org.uk : accessed 16 Apr 2012), entry for George Henry Selwood and Alice Holmshaw, volume 9c, page 654, Dec quarter 1885, Sheffield district; citing the General Register Office's England and Wales Civil Registration Indexes.

2 1891 Census of England, Nether Hallam, folio 15, page 24, George H. Selwood; digital images(www.ancestry.co.uk : accessed 17 Apr 2012); citing PRO RG 12/3798.

3 England and wales, George Henry Selwood, 1940, page 88; digital images, National Probate Calendar (Index of Wills and Administrations), 1861-1941(www.ancestry.co.uk : accessed 17 Apr 2012).

4 1901 Census of England, Nether Hallam, folio 52, page 1, George H. Selwood; digital images(www.ancestry.co.uk : accessed 17 Apr 2012); citing PRO RG 13/4343.

5 1911 Census of England and Wales, 64 Brighton Terrace Road Sheffield, George Henry Selwood; digital images(www.findmypast.co.uk/ : accessed 17 Apr 2012); citing RG 78 PN 1588, RG 14 PN 27739, registration district (RD) 509 (Ecclesall Bierlow), sub district (SD) 2 (Ecclesall West Central), enumeration district (ED) 19, schedule number (SN) 124.

6 England and wales, Emily Cliff, 1926, page 618; digital images, National Probate Calendar (Index of Wills and Administrations), 1861-1941(www.ancestry.co.uk : accessed 17 Apr 2012).

7 1871 Census of England, Nether Hallam, folio 120, page 36, John Holmshaw; digital images(www.ancestry.co.uk : accessed 24 Jan 2012); citing PRO RG 10/4664.

8 "FreeBMD Death records," database(http://www.freebmd.org.uk : accessed 17 Apr 2012), entry for Alice Selwood, volume 2d, page 338, Mar quarter 1948, Sheffield district; citing the General Register Office's England and Wales Civil Registration Indexes.


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