George Spencer

George Spencer

Male 1886 - 1918  (31 years)

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  • Name George Spencer  [1, 2
    Born 21 Oct 1886  Steeple Aston, Oxfordshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 3
    Christened 17 Nov 1886  Steeple Aston, Oxfordshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Gender Male 
    Died 23 Apr 1918  Gillingham Naval Hospital, Gillingham, Kent, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2, 4
    Buried 29 Apr 1918  Hampstead Cemetery, Hampstead, London, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [5, 6
    • Section J9, Plot 71
    Person ID I69  LaZeut
    Last Modified 6 Mar 2019 

    Father Abraham Spencer,   b. 29 Apr 1845, Newchurch, Lancashire, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 24 May 1917, Toxteth Park District, Liverpool, Lancashire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 72 years) 
    Mother Hannah Wing,   b. 20 Jul 1847, Deddington, Oxfordshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 18 Mar 1932, Liverpool, Lancashire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 84 years) 
    Married 20 Jul 1875  Steeple Aston, Oxfordshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 7, 8
    Family ID F74  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Grace Emily Millachip,   b. 5 Jan 1891, Hope Lodge, Brondesbury, London, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 7 Jun 1962, Holborn, London, England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 71 years) 
    Married 19 Oct 1915  London, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 9, 10
    Children 
    +1. Iris Mary Spencer,   b. 24 May 1918, West Hampstead, Middlesex (London), England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 26 Jul 2009, Heritage Manor Nursing Home, Ville Platte, Evangeline Parish, Louisiana Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 91 years)
    Last Modified 19 Jul 2016 
    Family ID F64  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 21 Oct 1886 - Steeple Aston, Oxfordshire, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsChristened - 17 Nov 1886 - Steeple Aston, Oxfordshire, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 19 Oct 1915 - London, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 23 Apr 1918 - Gillingham Naval Hospital, Gillingham, Kent, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - 29 Apr 1918 - Hampstead Cemetery, Hampstead, London, England Link to Google Earth
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  • Headstones
    Gravemarker:  Spencer, George (1886-1918) and Grace Emily (1891-1962)
    Gravemarker: Spencer, George (1886-1918) and Grace Emily (1891-1962)
    In Loving Memory of
    My Dear Husband
    Lieut. George Spencer, D.S.C. R.N.R.
    H.M.S. Iris.
    Killed in Action at Zeebrugge,
    On St. George's Day, April 23rd 1918, Aged 31.
    "Not Death But Victory."
    Also his wife Grace Emily.
    At Rest June 7th 1962, Aged 71.

  • Sources 
    1. [S446] Spencer-Latour Family Tree, Iris Mary Spencer Latour, compiler, (Ville Platte, Louisiana: unpublished, 1977).

    2. [S19] The Buswells of the Bartons, an Oxfordshire Family, Gordon Keith Hazell, (England: privately published, 1 February 1999 (with later revisions)), p. 32.

    3. [S1057] England & Wales Births, 1837-2006, (FindMyPast: Family Search).

      Civil Registration event: Birth

      Name: SPENCER, George
      Registration district:Woodstock
      County: Oxfordshire
      Year of registration: 1886
      Quarter of registration: Oct-Nov-Dec
      Mother's maiden name: Wing
      Volume no: 3A
      Page no: 814

    4. [S1056] England & Wales Deaths, 1837-2007, (FindMyPast).

      Armed Forces registration event: Death

      Name: SPENCER, George (D S C)
      Ship or unit: Iris
      Rank: Lieutenant
      Year: 1918
      Volume: RNO.
      Page: 202
      Record source: GRO War Death Navy All Ranks Indices (1914 to 1921)

      Civil Registration event: Death

      Name: SPENCER, George
      Registration district: Medway
      County: Kent
      Year of registration: 1918
      Quarter of registration: Apr-May-Jun
      Age at death: 31
      Volume no: 2A
      Page no: 907

    5. [S2361] Cemetery Marker. Hampsted Cemetery, London, England.

    6. [S302] Find A Grave, Memorial# 24643264.

    7. [S2112] Oxfordshire Parish Register Transcripts, Woodstock, Colin Harris, compiler, (Oxford: Oxfordshire Family History Society, 2006), Steeple Aston.

      Steeple Aston, 1875 July 20, banns

      SPENCER Abraham FA bachelor, Clerk in Holy Orders, Steeple Aston son of Edward, farmer
      WING Hannah FA spinster, Steeple Aston daughter of William, land agent
      Witnesses: William Wing, junr.; Anne (illegible) Rowland

    8. [S1058] England & Wales Marriages, 1837-2008, (FindMyPast).

      Civil Registration event: Marriage

      Name: SPENCER, Abraham
      Registration district: Woodstock
      County: Oxfordshire
      Year of registration: 1875
      Quarter of registration: Jul-Aug-Sep
      Spouse's last name: Not available before 1912
      Volume no: 3A
      Page no: 967

      Name: WING, Hannah
      Registration district: Woodstock
      County: Oxfordshire
      Year of registration: 1875
      Quarter of registration: Jul-Aug-Sep
      Spouse's last name: Not available before 1912
      Volume no: 3A
      Page no: 967

    9. [S1058] England & Wales Marriages, 1837-2008, (FindMyPast).

      Civil Registration event: Marriage

      Name: MILLACHIP, Grace E
      Registration district: Willesden
      County: Middlesex
      Year of registration: 1915
      Quarter of registration: Oct-Nov-Dec
      Spouse's last name: Spencer
      Volume no: 3A
      Page no: 20

      Name: SPENCER, George
      Registration district:Willesden
      County: Middlesex
      Year of registration: 1915
      Quarter of registration: Oct-Nov-Dec
      Spouse's last name: Millachip
      Volume no: 3A
      Page no: 620

    10. [S1046] London Marriages and Banns, 1754-1921, (Ancestry: London Metropolitan Archives, London, England), Christ Church, Brondesbury, Register of marriages.


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