Herbert Smith

#287, (17 January 1883-12 September 1925)
Herbert Smith
Father*Henry Smith1 b. 12 Feb 1847, d. Oct 1912
Mother*Ellen Haynes1 b. 23 Feb 1855, d. Dec 1921
ChartsDavid Jefferies' ancestors
James Lane's descendants
William Titchener's descendants
William Stacey's descendants
William Wansbury's descendants
John Streatfeild's descendants (#1)
John Streatfeild's descendants (#2)
Birth*17 JAN 1883 Herbert Smith was born on 17 JAN 1883 at Shacklands, Shoreham, Kent, England.2 
(Witness) Residence30 MAR 1891 He lived with Henry Smith and Ellen Haynes at Crown Road, Shoreham, Kent, England, together with Edith Smith, Ethel Smith, Minnie Smith, Eliza Smith and Thomas Blatcher Haynes.1 
Employment*30 MAR 1901 Herbert Smith was employed as Gardener (domestic.)3 
(Witness) Residence30 MAR 1901 He lived with Henry Smith and Ellen Haynes at Shoreham, Kent, together with Minnie Smith.3 
Residence*30 MAR 1911 Herbert Smith lived at Ivy Cottage, Chelsfield, Kent, England.4 
Occupation9 AUG 1911 The occupation of Herbert Smith was 'Gardener Domestic.5,6
Marriage*9 AUG 1911 He married Emma Ellen Stacey, daughter of William Stacey and Emma Dinah Wansbury, on 9 AUG 1911 at The Wesleyan Chapel, Chelsfield, Kent, England, witnessed by Henry Smith, Minnie Mary Wansbury, Ellen Emily Emma Wansbury and William Stacey.7,8
Residence*1 OCT 1912 Herbert Smith and Emma Ellen Stacey lived at Cross House, Chelsfield, Kent, England.5 
Note*9 JUN 1917 Herbert Smith did a short training course of 988 hours on 'Toolsetting on Capstan Lathes' at the request of the Ministry of Munitions in order to work on munitions in full time service. on 9 JUN 1917 at Brixton Training School, Brixton, London, England.9 
Note*AUG 1921 He and Emma Ellen Stacey purchased Cross House at auction from Mr & Mrs Reedman of Glasgow for 700 pounds. in AUG 1921 at Chelsfield, Kent.10,11
ResidenceOCT 1921 Herbert Smith and Emma Ellen Stacey lived at Chelsfield, Kent, together with Audrey Margaret Smith.12 
Occupation12 SEP 1924 The occupation of Herbert Smith was 'Sub Postmaster.13
Illness*22 AUG 1925  On 22 AUG 1925 Bert Smith was taken at Cray Valley Hospital, St Paul's Cray, Kent, England.14 
Death*12 SEP 1925 He died on 12 SEP 1925 at 6am at St Paul's Cray, Kent, aged 42.15,16 
Burial*15 SEP 1925 He was buried on 15 SEP 1925 at St Martin of Tours Church, Chelsfield, Kent, England.17 

Family

Emma Ellen Stacey b. 18 Jun 1884, d. 5 Dec 1960
Marriage*9 AUG 1911 He married Emma Ellen Stacey, daughter of William Stacey and Emma Dinah Wansbury, on 9 AUG 1911 at Chelsfield, Kent, witnessed by Henry Smith, Minnie Mary Wansbury, Ellen Emily Emma Wansbury and William Stacey.7,8
Child
Last Edited4 Feb 2017

Citations

  1. [S46] Extracted from the 1891 census.
  2. [S1] Copies of B, M, & D Certificates, Birth certificate 190,reg by father Henry, Shoreham, 3 March 1883.
  3. [S35] Extracted from the 1901 census.
  4. [S68] The 1911 census, boarder with Wm. Morgan, age 74, & Bessie Morgan, dau.
  5. [S1] Copies of B, M, & D Certificates, B410816, Audrey Margaret SMITH.
  6. [S1] Copies of B, M, & D Certificates, on marriage certificate.
  7. [S1] Copies of B, M, & D Certificates, MXD 412118.
  8. [S11] JEFFERIES nee STACEY, Gertrude Emma; 1895-1928 Diaries, Omitted Aug 1911.
  9. [S2] Book inscriptions, certificate in possession of David Jefferies; #73.
  10. [S2] Book inscriptions, in documents held by David Jefferies. #73.
  11. [S62] Geoffrey Copus, Chelsfield Chronicles, sale of Cross House for 700UKP; page 87.
  12. [S62] Geoffrey Copus, Chelsfield Chronicles, Geoffrey Copus, Chelsfield Chronicles, after H Smith's purchase.
  13. [S1] Copies of B, M, & D Certificates, on marriage certificate of daughter Audrey Margaret SMITH.
  14. [S19] STACEY, John; 1925 Diary, entry: 'Bert Smith taken to hospital.'
  15. [S1] Copies of B, M, & D Certificates, death certificate; 12 Sep 1925. 1. Ulcer of intestine, peritonitis, 2. Operation exhaustion.
  16. [S17] BMD indices, death, age 42, Bromley, Kent, Jul-Sep 1925, vol 2a 554.
  17. [S19] STACEY, John; 1925 Diary, buried in Section B, Row 21, Grave 6.
@ Michael Jefferies, 2016