|Thomas William SPANSWICK
(Abt 1871-Bef 1955)
• On 2 Apr 1911 Thomas appeared on the census at 72 Melrose Avenue, Wimbledon Park, Surrey as a 40-year-old law clerk in a solicitor's office. 2
Thomas married Elizabeth Amelia SEELS, daughter of James George SEELS and Ellen ROLFE, in 1909.1 (Elizabeth Amelia SEELS was born about 1873 in West Wickham, Kent, England 4 5 and died on 31 Mar 1955 at St. Thomas Hospital, Hambledon, Surrey 3.)
• Their marriage was registered during the quarter ended Jun 1909 at the Droxford registration district, with GRO reference vol 2c, page 311. 1
1 FreeBMD, "Marriage indices," database(http://www.freebmd.org.uk : accessed 31 Oct 2012), entry for Thomas William Spanswick and Elizabeth Amelia Mellish, volume 2c, page 311, Jun quarter 1909, Droxford district; citing the General Register Office's England and Wales Civil Registration Indexes.
2 1911 Census of England and Wales, 72 Melrose Avenue Wimbledon Park, Thomas William Spanswick; digital images(www.findmypast.co.uk/ : accessed 31 Oct 2012); citing RG 78 PN 130, RG 14 PN 3472, registration district (RD) 40 (Kingston), sub district (SD) 1 (Wimbledon), enumeration district (ED) 10, schedule number (SN) 115.
3 England and wales, Elizabeth Amelia Spanswick, 1955, page 540; digital images, National Probate Calendar (Index of Wills and Administrations), 1861-1941 (www.ancestry.co.uk : accessed 31 Oct 2012).
4 database(http://www.freebmd.org.uk : accessed 30 Oct 2012), entry for Elizabeth Amelia Seels, volume 2a, page 312, Mar quarter 1873, Bromley district; citing the General Register Office's England and Wales Civil Registration Indexes.
1881 Census of England, Streatham, folio 16, page 25, James G. Sells; digital images(www.ancestry.co.uk : accessed 30 Oct 2012); citing PRO RG 11/664.