Walter Philip Smith1

#2621, (25 May 1901-June 1970)
Father*Philip Cornelius Smith2 b. 25 Mar 1876, d. 6 Jun 1949
Mother*Catherine Elizabeth Allen2 b. Oct 1872, d. 10 Mar 1949
ChartsThe Smiths of the Deepings
The Bettles of the Deepings
Birth*25 MAY 1901 Walter Philip Smith was born on 25 MAY 1901 at Leicester, Leicestershire, England.1,3 
Marriage*JUN 1939 He married Florence Emily May Ward in JUN 1939 at Huntingdonshire, England.4 
Death*JUN 1970 Walter Philip Smith died in JUN 1970 at Market Deeping, Lincolnshire, England, aged 69.5 
(Witness) Residence2 APR 1911 He lived with Catherine Elizabeth Allen and Philip Cornelius Smith at High Street, Market Deeping, Lincolnshire, England, together with Elsie May Smith, Stephen Lines Smith, Herbert Oliver Smith, Phyllis Irene Smith and Edith Kate Smith.6 
Occupation1955 The occupation of Walter Philip Smith was 'WP Smith; The 'Unique' Shopping Centre, phone 3322. Furniture, Carpets, Hardware, Fancy Goods, Clothing, TV sales and Repairs etc.7
Occupation*3 APR 1959 The occupation of Walter Philip Smith was 'Businessman.8


Florence Emily May Ward b. 2 Jan 1918, d. Apr 2006
Last Edited6 Apr 2015


  1. [S17] BMD indices, birth, Leicester, Leics., Jul-Sep 1901, vol. 7a 274.
  2. [S68] The 1911 census, age 9.
  3. [S78] England & Wales Death Index 1916-2005, death, age 69, Bourne, Lincs. 3b 163 .
  4. [S69] England & Wales Marriages 1538-1940, marriage; Florence EM Ward & Walter A Smith; Huntingdon N, Apr-Jun 1939, vol 3a 795.
  5. [S78] England & Wales Death Index 1916-2005, death, age 69, Bourne, Lincs. Jun 1970, vol 3b 163 .
  6. [S68] The 1911 census.
  7. [S29] Email from, from Elizabeth Parkins, advertisement in local paper.
  8. [S61] Passengers, on mv Pretoria Castle from Durban, SA. With wife Emily May.
  9. [S96] England & Wales Birth Index 1916-2005, birth, Peterborough, Northants., Apr-Jun 1947, vol 3b 1248. mother Ward.
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