George Howard Selby SMITH1

(1925 - 2016)
Father*Ronald Selby SMITH1 b. 1898, d. 1983
Mother*Honor Scott FERGUSSON1 b. 1898, d. 1998
George's birth was registered between January 1925 and March 1925 in Malmesbury, Wiltshire.1

George and Jeremy arrived in London on 1 April 1932 from Australia on the Moldavia with their parents Ronald and Honor.2

He was Captain of the RRS Shackleton on the 1973-74 British Geophysics voyage in the Scotia and Weddell Seas and also for the 1977-78 voyage for a University of Birmingham party.3

George died on 17 August 2016.4

His will was probated in Bristol on 20 January 2017.4
ChartsThomas Fergusson (c1758-1844) descendancy

Citations

  1. [S190] Index - GRO and Office of National Statistics, England & Wales Civil Registration Indexes, Birth: District of Malmesbury, Vol 5a, p90, 1Q1925.
  2. [S720] UK Incoming Passenger Lists, 1878-1960, at http://www.ancestry.co.uk
  3. [S1093] Book - R K Headland, Chronological List of Antarctic Expeditions, index #2770 (p480), 1897 (p506).
  4. [S677] Index - England High Court of Justice, England & Wales National Probate Calendar, grant and will registered in Bristol registry, probate no. 4983044.

James SMITH1

(1866 - )
James SMITH was born in Stoke Damerel, Devon, on 25 July 1866.2,3

James's marriage to Elizabeth Jane MITCHELL, daughter of William MITCHELL and Jemima CRADICK, was registered between July 1888 and September 1888 in East Stonehouse, Devon.1,4

He was listed in the 1891 census as Head of Family at 83 James St in Devonport, Devon, with his wife Elizabeth; he was a farm labourer.5
He was listed as the son-in-law of William MITCHELL in the 1901 Census at 4 Vera Cottages in Plymouth, Devon, and was working as a hammerman in the Royal Navy dockyard.1

John MITCHELL and James SMITH were appointed executors of William MITCHELL's estate in London on 20 February 1902.6

He was listed in the 1911 census as Head of Family at 4 Vera Cottages in Plymouth, Devon, with his wife Elizabeth; he was a striker in galvanising at H.M. Dockyard.2

He was listed in the 1939 Register at 4 Alvington Terrace in Plymouth, Devon; he was now a retired hammerman from H.M. dockyards and widowed.3

Family

Elizabeth Jane MITCHELL (1860 - )
ChartsMitchell descendant chart

Citations

  1. [S430] Census - 31 Mar 1901, UK census, ED 30 RG 13-2096 Folio 27, p45.
  2. [S687] Census - 2 Apr 1911, UK census, RG14PN12974 RG78PN748 RD276 SD2 ED16 SN269.
  3. [S1044] Census - 29 Sep 1939, UK Register, RG101/6793H/003/36, Letter Code: WELP, Schedule 31.
  4. [S190] Index - GRO and Office of National Statistics, England & Wales Civil Registration Indexes, Marriage: District of East Stonehouse, Vol 5b, p506, 3Q1888.
  5. [S178] Census - 5 Apr 1891, UK census, ED 8, RG12-1741, Folio 67, p24, GSU roll 6096851.
  6. [S677] Index - England High Court of Justice, England & Wales National Probate Calendar, probate granted in London to John MITCHELL, plumber and James SMITH, dockyard-labourer.

Jeremy John Selby SMITH1

(1927 - 1953)
Father*Ronald Selby SMITH1 b. 1898, d. 1983
Mother*Honor Scott FERGUSSON1 b. 1898, d. 1998
Jeremy's birth was registered between April 1927 and June 1927 in Malmesbury, Wiltshire.1

George and Jeremy arrived in London on 1 April 1932 from Australia on the Moldavia with their parents Ronald and Honor.2

Jeremy died on 6 December 1953 in Paagoumere from drowning.3

His will was probated in London, Middlesex, on 9 April 1954 with Ronald Selby SMITH appointed administrator of an estate valued at £1317/8/6.3
ChartsThomas Fergusson (c1758-1844) descendancy

Citations

  1. [S190] Index - GRO and Office of National Statistics, England & Wales Civil Registration Indexes, Birth: District of Malmesbury, Vol 5a, p86, 2Q1927.
  2. [S720] UK Incoming Passenger Lists, 1878-1960, at http://www.ancestry.co.uk
  3. [S677] Index - England High Court of Justice, England & Wales National Probate Calendar, probate recorded at London registry.

Josiah D SMITH1

(1814 - 1863)
Josiah D SMITH was born on 20 November 1814 in Pennsylvania.2

He married Ann E OSBORN at the residence of Mr Josiah Renick in Oakland, Pickaway, Ohio, on 24 October 1850.3

He was listed in the 1850 US census in Truro, Franklin, Ohio, with his wife Ann; he was a Presbyterian preacher, and their house was valued at $500. His children Sarah and William were listed as living with him.4

He was listed in the 1860 US census in Columbus, Franklin, Ohio, with his wife Ann; he was an OSP Clergyman, and they were living in a house of $3500 value with possessions valued at $3000. Their children Josiah, Ralph, Alexander and Annie were listed as living with them, as was a servant girl, and the children of his first marriage, Sarah and William.5

He died on 29 May 1863 in Ohio at age 48.1 He was buried at the Green Lawn Cemetery in Columbus.6

Family 1

Children

Family 2

Ann E OSBORN (1820 - 1885)
Children

Citations

  1. [S442] Green Lawn, Columbus, Ohio Cemetery database, at http://delaohio.com/greenlawn/greenlawn/Greenlawn/index.htm
  2. [S442] Green Lawn, Columbus, Ohio Cemetery database, at http://delaohio.com/greenlawn/greenlawn/Greenlawn/index.htm, records father as William Smith.
  3. [S899] Newspaper - Sandusky Democratic Mirror, Ohio, issue of 5 Nov 1850, p3, col 6, Married.
  4. [S248] Census - 1 Jun 1850, US Census, Roll M432-679, Page 179B, image 46.
  5. [S249] Census - 1 Jun 1860, US Census, Columbus Ward 2, Franklin, Ohio, Roll: M653-964, Page 86, image 172.
  6. [S442] Green Lawn, Columbus, Ohio Cemetery database, at http://delaohio.com/greenlawn/greenlawn/Greenlawn/index.htm, Section I, lot 86.
  7. [S519] Vital Record - BDM Ohio Dept of Heath, death record, File No. 35086, Reg. No. 81.
  8. [S249] Census - 1 Jun 1860, US Census, Columbus Ward 2, Franklin, Ohio; Roll: M653_964; Page: 86; Image: 172.
  9. [S259] Census - 15 Apr 1910, US Census, Columbus Ward 3, Franklin, Ohio; Series: T624; Roll: 1180; Page: 235B; Enumeration District: 60; Part: 2; Line: 31.
  10. [S423] Census - 1 Jun 1900, US Census, Columbus Ward 7, Franklin, Ohio; Roll: T623 1268; Page: 9B; Enumeration District: 72.
  11. [S250] Census - 1 Jun 1880, US Census, Columbus, Franklin, Ohio; Roll: T9_1016; Family History Film: 1255016; Page: 239.4000; Enumeration District: 30; Image: 0598.

Josiah R SMITH1

(c 1852 - )
Father*Josiah D SMITH1 b. 1814, d. 1863
Mother*Ann E OSBORN1 b. 1820, d. 1885
Josiah R SMITH was born circa 1852 in Ohio.1
The siblings Josiah, Ralph, Alexander and Annie were listed in the 1860 US census in Columbus, Franklin, Ohio, in the household of their parents, Josiah D SMITH and Ann E OSBORN.2
He was listed as the brother-in-law of Gordon MOODIE in the 1910 US Census at 75 Champion St in Columbus, Franklin, Ohio, along with his brother Ralph.3

He was the informant of Sarah Louise SMITH's death at E Mound St in Circleville, Pickaway, Ohio, on 24 June 1921.4,5

Citations

  1. [S259] Census - 15 Apr 1910, US Census, Columbus Ward 3, Franklin, Ohio; Series: T624; Roll: 1180; Page: 235B; Enumeration District: 60; Part: 2; Line: 31.
  2. [S249] Census - 1 Jun 1860, US Census, Columbus Ward 2, Franklin, Ohio, Roll: M653-964, Page 86, image 172.
  3. [S259] Census - 15 Apr 1910, US Census, Columbus Ward 3, Franklin, Ohio, Series T624, Roll 1180, Page 235B, Enumeration District 60, Part 2, Line 31.
  4. [S442] Green Lawn, Columbus, Ohio Cemetery database, at http://delaohio.com/greenlawn/greenlawn/Greenlawn/index.htm
  5. [S519] Vital Record - BDM Ohio Dept of Heath, death record, File No. 35086, Reg. No. 81.

Mabel M. SMITH

(1913 - )
Father*Thomas Procter SMITH b. 1878, d. 1942
Mother*Eva Bertha Louisa EASDOWN b. 1880, d. 1943
Mabel M. SMITH was born in Manilla, New South Wales, in 1913.1

Citations

  1. [S284] Index - New South Wales BDMs online, at http://www.bdm.nsw.gov.au, Birth Reg. No. 6626/1913.

Ralph O SMITH1

(c 1853 - )
Father*Josiah D SMITH1 b. 1814, d. 1863
Mother*Ann E OSBORN1 b. 1820, d. 1885
Ralph O SMITH was born circa 1853 in Ohio.1
The siblings Josiah, Ralph, Alexander and Annie were listed in the 1860 US census in Columbus, Franklin, Ohio, in the household of their parents, Josiah D SMITH and Ann E OSBORN.2
The siblings Ralph, Alexander and Annie were listed in the 1870 US census in Columbus, Franklin, Ohio, in the household of their mother Ann E OSBORN.3
He was listed as the brother-in-law of Gordon MOODIE in the 1900 US Census at 1056 Oak St in Columbus, Franklin, Ohio.4
He was listed as the brother-in-law of Gordon MOODIE in the 1910 US Census at 75 Champion St in Columbus, Franklin, Ohio, along with his brother Josiah.5

Citations

  1. [S423] Census - 1 Jun 1900, US Census, Columbus Ward 7, Franklin, Ohio; Roll: T623 1268; Page: 9B; Enumeration District: 72.
  2. [S249] Census - 1 Jun 1860, US Census, Columbus Ward 2, Franklin, Ohio, Roll: M653-964, Page 86, image 172.
  3. [S252] Census - 1 Jun 1870, US Census, Columbus Ward 3, Franklin, Ohio, Roll M593-1201, Page 139, image 162.
  4. [S423] Census - 1 Jun 1900, US Census, Columbus Ward 7, Franklin, Ohio, Roll T623 1268, Page 9B, Enumeration District 72.
  5. [S259] Census - 15 Apr 1910, US Census, Columbus Ward 3, Franklin, Ohio, Series T624, Roll 1180, Page 235B, Enumeration District 60, Part 2, Line 31.

Ronald Selby SMITH1

(1898 - 1983)
Ronald Selby SMITH was born in Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire, on 3 February 1898.1,2,3

Ronald's marriage to Honor Scott FERGUSSON, daughter of Norman Gardner FERGUSSON and Caroline Mary Graham SCOTT, was registered between July 1922 and September 1922 in Hertfordshire.4

Ronald and his wife Honor arrived in London on 1 April 1932 from Australia on the Moldavia accompanied by their children George and Jeremy.5

He was listed in the 1939 Register at Treyamon Bay Hotel in Wadebridge, Cornwall, with Honor Scott FERGUSSON; they were proprietors of the hotel where they were listed.6

He was appointed administrator of Jeremy John Selby SMITH's estate in London, Middlesex, on 9 April 1954.7

Ronald died on 15 August 1983 at Middle Hole Farm, Bridport in Exeter, Devon, at age 85.8,9

His will was probated in Bristol, Gloucestershire, on 29 November 1983 with his estate valued at £137,091.9

Family

Honor Scott FERGUSSON (1898 - 1998)
Children
ChartsThomas Fergusson (c1758-1844) descendancy

Citations

  1. [S190] Index - GRO and Office of National Statistics, England & Wales Civil Registration Indexes, Birth: District of Hemel Hempstead, Vol 3a, p695, 1Q1898, mother's maiden name OXENHAM.
  2. [S190] Index - GRO and Office of National Statistics, England & Wales Civil Registration Indexes, Death: District of Exeter, Vol 21, p899, 3Q1983, aged 86 gives this birth date.
  3. [S1044] Census - 29 Sep 1939, UK Register, RG101/6742A/021/28 Letter Code: WBRA, Schedule 207-1.
  4. [S190] Index - GRO and Office of National Statistics, England & Wales Civil Registration Indexes, Marriage: District of Berkhampstead, Vol 3a, p2345, 3Q1922.
  5. [S720] UK Incoming Passenger Lists, 1878-1960, at http://www.ancestry.co.uk
  6. [S1044] Census - 29 Sep 1939, UK Register, RG101/6742A/021/28 Letter Code: WBRA, Schedule 207.
  7. [S677] Index - England High Court of Justice, England & Wales National Probate Calendar, probate recorded at London registry.
  8. [S190] Index - GRO and Office of National Statistics, England & Wales Civil Registration Indexes, Death: District of Exeter, Vol 21, p899, 3Q1983, aged 86.
  9. [S677] Index - England High Court of Justice, England & Wales National Probate Calendar, probate granted at Bristol registry, no. 830906303U.
  10. [S190] Index - GRO and Office of National Statistics, England & Wales Civil Registration Indexes, Birth: District of Malmesbury, Vol 5a, p90, 1Q1925.
  11. [S190] Index - GRO and Office of National Statistics, England & Wales Civil Registration Indexes, Birth: District of Malmesbury, Vol 5a, p86, 2Q1927.

Rose Phoebe SMITH1

(1889 - 1973)
Rose Phoebe SMITH was born in West Ham, Essex, on 3 March 1889.2,1

Rose's marriage to William John Ernest GOFF, son of Henry GOFF and Mary Ann SNOW, was registered between October 1913 and December 1913 in West Ham, Essex.3

She was widowed on the death of her husband William between January 1969 and March 1969.4

Rose's death was registered between April 1973 and June 1973 in Folkestone, Kent.5

Family

William John Ernest GOFF (1891 - 1969)
Child
ChartsSnow descendant chart

Citations

  1. [S190] Index - GRO and Office of National Statistics, England & Wales Civil Registration Indexes, Birth: District of West Ham, Vol 4a, p261, 2Q1889, mother's maiden name JACKLEY.
  2. [S1044] Census - 29 Sep 1939, UK Register, RG101/1145J/006/25, Letter Code: CDQP, Schedule 67.
  3. [S190] Index - GRO and Office of National Statistics, England & Wales Civil Registration Indexes, Marriage: District of West Ham, Vol 4a, p419, 4Q1913.
  4. [S190] Index - GRO and Office of National Statistics, England & Wales Civil Registration Indexes, Death: District of Dover, Vol 5f, p521, 1Q1969, aged 77.
  5. [S190] Index - GRO and Office of National Statistics, England & Wales Civil Registration Indexes, Death: District of Folkestone, Vol 5f, p1080, 2Q1973, aged 84.
  6. [S190] Index - GRO and Office of National Statistics, England & Wales Civil Registration Indexes, Birth: District of West Ham, Vol 4a, p805, 4Q1914, mother's maiden name SMITH.

Sarah Louise SMITH

(1841 - 1921)
Father*Josiah D SMITH1 b. 1814, d. 1863
Sarah Louise SMITH was born in Hanover, Indiana, on 27 May 1841.2,3,1
The siblings Sarah and William were listed in the 1850 US census in Truro, Franklin, Ohio, in the household of their father Josiah D SMITH.4
She was listed in the 1860 US census in Columbus, Franklin, Ohio, in Josiah D SMITH's household with her brother William, step-mother Ann E OSBORN and step-siblings.5

She stated the intention to marry Gordon MOODIE, son of David MOODIE and Mary YOUNG, in Franklin, Ohio, on 16 June 1863.6

She was listed in the 1870 US census in Columbus, Franklin, Ohio, with her husband Gordon; there were two domestic servants in the household and he gave his occupation as Secretary, P O & S & L R R (although notices in the New York Times for 1869-1880 identify him as Secretary of the Columbus, Chicago & Indiana Central Railway Company (CCICRCo)). Their children Grace and Alice were listed as living with them.2
She was listed as the step-daughter of Ann E OSBORN in the 1880 US Census at 466 East Rich St in Columbus, Franklin, Ohio, and her children Grace MOODIE and Alice Haynes MOODIE were also living with her.7

She was listed in the 1900 US census at 1056 Oak St in Columbus, Franklin, Ohio, with her husband Gordon; no occupation was given for Gordon and the family were living in a rented house. Their child Grace was listed as living with them, as was Sarah's brother Ralph O SMITH.8

She was listed in the 1910 US census at 75 Champion St in Columbus, Franklin, Ohio, with her husband Gordon; they were living in a rented house on 'own means'. Their child Grace was listed as living with them, and the household included Sarah's brothers Ralph and Josiah, plus Emily M SMITH (daughter-in-law) and Alison SMITH (niece), whose full family relationships are unclear.9

She was widowed at age 70 on the death of her husband Gordon on 24 March 1912.10,3

Sarah died on 24 June 1921 at E Mound St in Circleville, Pickaway, Ohio, at age 80 of oedema, lungs and kidney.3,1 She was buried on 27 June 1921 at the Green Lawn Cemetery in Columbus.3,1

Family

Gordon MOODIE (1838 - 1912)
Children
ChartsThomas Mudie (Moodie) (1776-?) descendancy

Citations

  1. [S519] Vital Record - BDM Ohio Dept of Heath, death record, File No. 35086, Reg. No. 81.
  2. [S252] Census - 1 Jun 1870, US Census, City of Columbus Ward 3, Columbus, Ohio, Roll M593-1201, Page 142, image 169.
  3. [S442] Green Lawn, Columbus, Ohio Cemetery database, at http://delaohio.com/greenlawn/greenlawn/Greenlawn/index.htm
  4. [S248] Census - 1 Jun 1850, US Census, Roll M432-679, Page 179B, image 46.
  5. [S249] Census - 1 Jun 1860, US Census, Columbus Ward 2, Franklin, Ohio, Roll: M653-964, Page 86, image 172.
  6. [S871] FamilySearch, at https://familysearch.org/, 'Ohio, County Marriages, 1789-1994', reference 0285145; FHL microfilm 285145.
  7. [S250] Census - 1 Jun 1880, US Census, Columbus, Franklin, Ohio, Roll T9-1016, FHL Film 1255016, Page 239.4000, Enumeration District 30, image 0598.
  8. [S423] Census - 1 Jun 1900, US Census, Columbus Ward 7, Franklin, Ohio, Roll T623 1268, Page 9B, Enumeration District 72.
  9. [S259] Census - 15 Apr 1910, US Census, Columbus Ward 3, Franklin, Ohio, Series T624, Roll 1180, Page 235B, Enumeration District 60, Part 2, Line 31.
  10. [S519] Vital Record - BDM Ohio Dept of Heath, death record, File 14719, Reg. No. 790.
  11. [S519] Vital Record - BDM Ohio Dept of Heath, death record, File No 39394, Registrar's No 87.
  12. [S519] Vital Record - BDM Ohio Dept of Heath, death record, File No. 66336, Reg. No. 147.