William Valentine FORSAITH1,2

(1847 - 1889)
Father*John Smyth FORSAITH1,2 b. 1804, d. 1883
Mother*Mary Ann STOKES1,2 b. 1819, d. 1890
William Valentine FORSAITH
(1847-1889)
William Valentine FORSAITH was born in Bethnal Green, London, Middlesex, on 21 December 1847.3,1,2,4
The siblings John and William were listed in the 1851 census at Bethnal Green in Tower Hamlets, Middlesex, with their parents, John Smyth FORSAITH and Mary Ann STOKES.5 He was baptised on 16 July 1856 at St Matthews in Bethnal Green.4
He was attending the 76 Darroch St school, Milton at Gravesend at the time of the 1861 UK census as a boarder.6

He was apprenticed to his father (along with his brother John) and the company name was changed to J S Forsaith & Sons in 1872 when William was made a partner. John was trained as a letterpress printer and William as a Lithographic printer. He jointly succeeded to the Forsaith printing business on his father's retirement in 1874, when the company became Forsaith Brothers.7

He married Sarah DOBSON in Nth Aylesford, Kent, on 24 November 1870.1,8

He was listed in the 1871 census as Head of Family at 10 Abbey St in Bethnal Green, Hackney, Middlesex, with his wife Sarah; he was a printer.9

He was listed in the 1881 census as Head of Family at 35 Southborough Rd in Hackney, London, Middlesex, with his wife Sarah; he was a Master Printer. Their children Valentine, Alfred, William and Thomas were listed as living with them.3

John Stokes FORSAITH and William Valentine FORSAITH were appointed executors of John Smyth FORSAITH's estate in London on 10 October 1883.10

William died on 29 June 1889 at 35 Southborough Rd in Hackney, London, Middlesex, at age 41; he had sustained crush injuries 9 months earlier when a platen machine fell as it was being hoisted out to the street in order to be taken to a local exhibition to demonstrate letterpress printing.1,11,12,7

His will was probated in London on 26 August 1889 with Sarah DOBSON appointed executrix along with John Henry DOBSON (mercantile clerk) as executor; effects were valued at £1760/4/6.12

Family

Sarah DOBSON (1849 - 1936)
Children
ChartsSamuel Forsaith (c1702-1751) descendancy

Citations

  1. [S166] J W Forsaith, "Forsaith Family tree 1715-1942."
  2. [S190] Index - GRO and Office of National Statistics, England & Wales Civil Registration Qtrly Indexes, Birth: District of Bethnal Green, Vol 2, p4, 1Q1848, mother's maiden name STOKES.
  3. [S116] Census - 3 Apr 1881, UK Census, ED 7c RG11-0314 Folio 7 p8 FHL film 1341067.
  4. [S189] International Genealogical Index (IGI), Batch No. C046984, Source Call No. 0855944.
  5. [S118] Census - 30 Mar 1851, UK census, ED 2 HO107-1541 Folio 43 p24 GSU roll 174771.
  6. [S340] Census - 7 Apr 1861, UK census, ED 7 RG9-470 Folio 173 p9-10 GSU roll 542644.
  7. [S1019] Book - Forsaith, One Hundred Years of Printing.
  8. [S190] Index - GRO and Office of National Statistics, England & Wales Civil Registration Qtrly Indexes, Marriage: District of Nth Aylesford, Vol 2a, p613.
  9. [S367] Census - 2 Apr 1871, UK census, ED 4 RG10-497 Folio 12 p17 GSU roll 823377.
  10. [S677] Index - England High Court of Justice, England & Wales National Probate Calendar, proved at the Principal Registry by John Stokes FORSAITH and William Valentine FORSAITH both of 329 Bethnal Green Road in the County of Middlesex Printers the Sons two of the Executors.
  11. [S190] Index - GRO and Office of National Statistics, England & Wales Civil Registration Qtrly Indexes, Death: District of Hackney, Vol 1b, p315.
  12. [S677] Index - England High Court of Justice, England & Wales National Probate Calendar, proved at the Principal Registry by Sarah FORSAITH of 35 Southborough Road Widow the Relict and John Henry DOBSON of 6 Thorngate Road Paddington in the County of Middlesex Mercantile Clerk the Executors.
  13. [S190] Index - GRO and Office of National Statistics, England & Wales Civil Registration Qtrly Indexes, Birth: District of Bethnal Green, Vol 1c, p308, 3Q1872, mother's maiden name DOBSON.
  14. [S190] Index - GRO and Office of National Statistics, England & Wales Civil Registration Qtrly Indexes, Birth: District of Bethnal Green, Vol 1c, p225, 3Q1874, mother's maiden name DOBSON.
  15. [S190] Index - GRO and Office of National Statistics, England & Wales Civil Registration Qtrly Indexes, Birth: District of Bethnal Green, Vol 1c, p242, 4Q1876, mother's maiden name DOBSON.
  16. [S190] Index - GRO and Office of National Statistics, England & Wales Civil Registration Qtrly Indexes, Birth: District of Bethnal Green, Vol 1c, p235, 4Q1878, mother's maiden name DOBSON.
  17. [S190] Index - GRO and Office of National Statistics, England & Wales Civil Registration Qtrly Indexes, Birth: District of Hackney, Vol 1b, p589, 3Q1881, mother's maiden name DOBSON.
  18. [S190] Index - GRO and Office of National Statistics, England & Wales Civil Registration Qtrly Indexes, Birth: District of Hackney, Vol 1b, p578, 3Q1884, mother's maiden name DOBSON.

William Valentine FORSAITH1,2

(1910 - 2002)
Father*William Smyth FORSAITH1,2 b. 1876, d. 1959
Mother*Florence Susannah SAUNDERS1,2 b. 1876, d. 1946
William Valentine FORSAITH was born in Westcliff-on-Sea, Essex, on 19 March 1910.1,2,3,4,5
The siblings Harold and William were listed in the 1911 census at 16 Ronald Park Avenue in Rochford, Essex, with their parents, William Smyth FORSAITH and Florence Susannah SAUNDERS.6

The brothers William and Valentine ran Forsaith Bros clothing manufacturing business until the 1950s, when it passed to Harold Saunders FORSAITH and William Valentine FORSAITH before its eventual closure in about 1964.3

Harold Saunders FORSAITH and William Valentine FORSAITH were listed in the 1939 Register at 'Trevella', Watford Rd in Wembley, Middlesex, along with William Smyth FORSAITH and Florence Susannah SAUNDERS.4

He married Winifred Florence NEALE in Newbury, Berkshire, on 18 December 1948.7,3

He was widowed at age 84 on the death of his wife Winifred on 6 November 1994.8,9

William died on 26 February 2002 in Oxfordshire at age 91.10,3,11

Family

Winifred Florence NEALE (1913 - 1994)
ChartsSamuel Forsaith (c1702-1751) descendancy

Citations

  1. [S166] J W Forsaith, "Forsaith Family tree 1715-1942."
  2. [S190] Index - GRO and Office of National Statistics, England & Wales Civil Registration Qtrly Indexes, Birth: District of Rochford, Vol 4a, p721, 2Q1910, mother's maiden name SAUNDERS.
  3. [S1001] Email - Peter S Forsaith, email - Peter S Forsaith to D H Ferguson, Aug 2014.
  4. [S1044] Census - 29 Sep 1939, UK Register, RG101/0954H/005/7, Letter Code: BWDV, Schedule 41.
  5. [S190] Index - GRO and Office of National Statistics, England & Wales Civil Registration Qtrly Indexes, Death: District of Oxfordshire, Register B02D, District 6951B, entry 109, Feb 2002, aged 91 gives this birth date.
  6. [S687] Census - 2 Apr 1911, UK census, RG14PN10160 RG78PN533B RD195 SD2 ED48 SN279.
  7. [S190] Index - GRO and Office of National Statistics, England & Wales Civil Registration Qtrly Indexes, Marriage: District of Newbury, Vol 6a, p104.
  8. [S190] Index - GRO and Office of National Statistics, England & Wales Civil Registration Qtrly Indexes, Death: District of Honiton, Reg 25B, district 4102, entry 46.
  9. [S677] Index - England High Court of Justice, England & Wales National Probate Calendar, probate record 9451411944X, Bristol registry.
  10. [S190] Index - GRO and Office of National Statistics, England & Wales Civil Registration Qtrly Indexes, Death: District of Oxfordshire, Register B02D, District 6951B, entry 109, Feb 2002, aged 91.
  11. [S677] Index - England High Court of Justice, England & Wales National Probate Calendar, probate record 921090, Oxford registry.

Winifred Ambrose FORSAITH1,2

(1874 - 1955)
Father*Josiah Charles FORSAITH1,2 b. 1848, d. 1919
Mother*Emma AMBROSE1,2 b. 1844, d. 1921
Winifred Ambrose FORSAITH was born in Richmond, Surrey, on 21 January 1874.1,3,2,4
The siblings Herbert, Winifred and Alice were listed in the 1881 census at 13 Runswick House in Hastings St Mary in the Castle, Sussex, with their mother Emma AMBROSE.3
The siblings Herbert, Winifred and Alice were listed in the 1891 census at 4 Cranwich Rd in Hackney, London, Middlesex, with their parents, Josiah Charles FORSAITH and Emma AMBROSE.5

She married William Lyon MILLER in Edmonton, Middlesex, on 11 April 1896.1,6

She was listed in the 1901 census at 14 Gartmon Ct in Wandsworth, London, Middlesex, with her husband William; he was a brewing manager. Their children Doris, Douglas, Madeline and Hugh were listed as living with them.7

She was listed in the 1911 census at 29 Hereford Rd in Acton, Middlesex, with her husband William; he was a brewer manager. Their children Douglas, Madeline, Hugh, Olive, Charles and Gordon were listed as living with them.8

She was widowed at age 49 on the death of her husband William on 14 May 1923.1,9,10

Winifred Ambrose FORSAITH and Gordon Clifford MILLER were listed in the 1939 Register at Flat 4, Lawn Cottages in Hoddesdon, Hertfordshire, along with Charles Leonard MILLER.4

Winifred died on 31 March 1955 in Broxbourne, Hertfordshire, at age 81.11

Her will was probated in London on 16 May 1955 with Charles Leonard MILLER appointed administrator of effects of £172/19/-.12

Family

William Lyon MILLER (1867 - 1923)
Children
ChartsSamuel Forsaith (c1702-1751) descendancy

Citations

  1. [S166] J W Forsaith, "Forsaith Family tree 1715-1942."
  2. [S190] Index - GRO and Office of National Statistics, England & Wales Civil Registration Qtrly Indexes, Birth: District of Richmond, Vol 2a, p334, 1Q1874, mother's maiden name AMBROSE.
  3. [S116] Census - 3 Apr 1881, UK Census, ED 1 RG11-1024 Folio 10 p14 FHL film 1341243.
  4. [S1044] Census - 29 Sep 1939, UK Register, RG 101/1616A/133/01, Letter Code: DEKB, Schedule 78.
  5. [S178] Census - 5 Apr 1891, UK census, ED 6 RG12-183 Folio 21 p35.
  6. [S190] Index - GRO and Office of National Statistics, England & Wales Civil Registration Qtrly Indexes, Marriage: District of Edmonton, Vol 3a, p701.
  7. [S430] Census - 31 Mar 1901, UK census, ED 48 RG13-487 Folio 138 p16.
  8. [S687] Census - 2 Apr 1911, UK census, RG14PN6959 RG78PN345 RD128 SD6 ED8 SN197.
  9. [S677] Index - England High Court of Justice, England & Wales National Probate Calendar, probate granted London 11 May 1923 to Winifred Ambrose Miller widow; £1007/10/-.
  10. [S190] Index - GRO and Office of National Statistics, England & Wales Civil Registration Qtrly Indexes, Death: District of Lewisham, Vol 1d, p988, 2Q1923, aged 56.
  11. [S677] Index - England High Court of Justice, England & Wales National Probate Calendar, administration granted London 16 May 1955 to Charles Leonard Miller bank clerk; £172/19/-.
  12. [S677] Index - England High Court of Justice, England & Wales National Probate Calendar, administration granted in London to Charles Leonard MILLER, bank clerk.
  13. [S190] Index - GRO and Office of National Statistics, England & Wales Civil Registration Qtrly Indexes, Birth: District of Wandsworth, Vol 1d, p555, 2Q1897, mother's maiden name FORSAITH.
  14. [S190] Index - GRO and Office of National Statistics, England & Wales Civil Registration Qtrly Indexes, Birth: District of Wandsworth, Vol 1d, p578, 3Q1898, mother's maiden name FORSAITH.
  15. [S190] Index - GRO and Office of National Statistics, England & Wales Civil Registration Qtrly Indexes, Birth: District of Wandsworth, Vol 1d, p721, 3Q1899, mother's maiden name FORSAITH.
  16. [S190] Index - GRO and Office of National Statistics, England & Wales Civil Registration Qtrly Indexes, Birth: District of Wandsworth, Vol 1d, p706, 4Q1900, mother's maiden name FORSAITH.
  17. [S190] Index - GRO and Office of National Statistics, England & Wales Civil Registration Qtrly Indexes, Birth: District of Wandsworth, Vol 1d, p767, 3Q1902, mother's maiden name FORSAITH.
  18. [S190] Index - GRO and Office of National Statistics, England & Wales Civil Registration Qtrly Indexes, Birth: District of Wandsworth, Vol 1d, p763, 4Q1903, mother's maiden name FORSAITH.
  19. [S190] Index - GRO and Office of National Statistics, England & Wales Civil Registration Qtrly Indexes, Birth: District of Wandsworth, Vol 1d, p747, 2Q1905, mother's maiden name FORSAITH.
  20. [S190] Index - GRO and Office of National Statistics, England & Wales Civil Registration Qtrly Indexes, Birth: District of Wandsworth, Vol 1d, p788, 2Q1907, mother's maiden name FORSAITH.
  21. [S190] Index - GRO and Office of National Statistics, England & Wales Civil Registration Qtrly Indexes, Birth: District of Wandsworth, Vol 1d, p754, 3Q1908, mother's maiden name FORSAITH.
  22. [S190] Index - GRO and Office of National Statistics, England & Wales Civil Registration Qtrly Indexes, Birth: District of Brentford, Vol 3a, p428, 3Q1912, mother's maiden name FORSAITH.

Frances Charlotte Maria FORTUNE1

(1909 - 1985)
Frances Charlotte Maria FORTUNE was born in San Francisco, San Francisco Co., California, on 1 September 1909.2,3

She married John Antony COOPER, son of William Herbert COOPER and Mabel Kate FERGUSSON, at the British Consulate in Foochow between 1931 and 1935.1,4

She left London on the 14 September 1946 on the Otranto, bound for Hong Kong, to be reunited with her husband, giving her home address as 'Four Gables', Writtle, Essex.5

Frances and her husband John arrived back in London on 22 February 1949 having embarked in Shanghai and travelled on the Glenorchy via Yokohama to return to 'Four Gables', Writtle, Essex. He gave his occupation as 'merchant' and their last permanent residence as China.6

Frances died on 5 July 1985 in Chichester, Sussex, at age 75.7,8

Her will was probated in London, Middlesex, on 23 September 1985 with her estate valued at £6822.8

Family

John Antony COOPER (1907 - 1990)
ChartsThomas Fergusson (c1758-1844) descendancy

Citations

  1. [S468] Family Tree - Daniel A Cooper, "Family Trees - McGregors by Cooper."
  2. [S190] Index - GRO and Office of National Statistics, England & Wales Civil Registration Qtrly Indexes, Death: District of Chichester, Vol 18, p1531, 3Q1985 gives this birth date.
  3. [S871] FamilySearch, at https://familysearch.org/, California Birth Index, 1905-1995, accessed 31 March 2015, citing Department of Health Services, Vital Statistics Department, Sacramento, mother's maiden name BYRNE.
  4. [S915] GRO England & Wales, marriage record, Consular Marriages (1849-1965), China, 1931-5, Vol 29, p58.
  5. [S729] Passengers leaving UK, 1890-1960, at http://www.findmypast.co.uk
  6. [S720] UK Incoming Passenger Lists, 1878-1960, at http://www.ancestry.co.uk
  7. [S190] Index - GRO and Office of National Statistics, England & Wales Civil Registration Qtrly Indexes, Death: District of Chichester, Vol 18, p1531, 3Q1985.
  8. [S677] Index - England High Court of Justice, England & Wales National Probate Calendar, probate registered at London, no. 8551113340B.

Brian FOSTER

( - 1992)
Brian died in 1992.

Frances Barbara FOTHERINGHAM1

(1906 - 1994)
Frances Barbara FOTHERINGHAM was born on 16 October 1906.1

She married Niels Kristian SYLOW, son of Poul Ludvig Peter George SYLOW and Charlotte Marion (Lottie) MACDONALD, in New Zealand on 16 November 1932.1,2,3

She was widowed at age 81 on the death of her husband Niels on 16 August 1988.4,1

Frances died on 7 April 1994 in Aldinga, South Australia, at age 87.1 She was buried at the Aldinga Anglican Cemetery, Main Rd Sth in Aldinga.1
Marker-Niels K SYLOW (1905-1988) and Frances B SYLOW (nee FOTHERINGHAM)(1906-1994), Aldinga Cemetery, SA

Family

Niels Kristian SYLOW (1905 - 1988)
ChartsAlexander Macdonald (1813-1888) descendancy
Stephen Blomfield (c1750?-1809) descendancy

Citations

  1. [S532] Aldinga Anglican Cemetery database, at http://www.ozburials.com/CemsSA/aldingaang.htm
  2. [S443] CD - NZ Marriages, CD - NZ Marriages 1836-1956 V2, Folio 07563/1932.
  3. [S542] Index - New Zealand BDMs online, at http://www.bdmhistoricalrecords.dia.govt.nz/, Marriage Reg. No. 1932/3337.
  4. [S396] Ryerson Index to Australian Newspaper Death and Obituary Notices, at http://www.rootsweb.com/~nswsdps/dpsindex.htm, from the Sydney Morning Herald of 23 Aug 1988.

James FOWLER1

He married Isabella McKENZIE.

Family

Isabella McKENZIE
Child

Citations

  1. [S917] GRO Scotland, marriage record, District of Blythswood, Statutory Marriages, GRO 644/10 0523.
  2. [S612] GRO Scotland, birth/bapt record, District of St George, Statutory Births, GRO 685/01 0208.

Margaret FOWLER1,2

(1877 - 1932)
Father*James FOWLER1,2
Mother*Isabella McKENZIE1,2
Margaret FOWLER was born at 2 Forrest Hill, Forrest Rd in Edinburgh, Midlothian, on 20 January 1877.1,2

She married Hugh Gourlay Muir BELL at 606 Alexandra Parade in Glasgow, Lanarkshire, on 12 July 1905.1,3

She was widowed at age 34 on the death of her husband Hugh on 10 April 1911.4

Margaret's second marriage was to Charles McINNES, son of Angus McINNES and Christina (Cirsty) McFADYEN, on 13 April 1913 at 272 St Vincent St in Glasgow, Lanarkshire.1

She was widowed at age 41 on the death of her husband Charles on 15 July 1918.5

Margaret died on 9 February 1932 at 147 West Graham St in Glasgow, Lanarkshire, at age 55 of a cerebral haemorrhage. The informant was her son Hugh.6

Family 1

Hugh Gourlay Muir BELL (c 1880 - 1911)

Family 2

Charles McINNES (1848 - 1918)
ChartsMartin McInnes descendancy

Citations

  1. [S917] GRO Scotland, marriage record, District of Blythswood, Statutory Marriages, GRO 644/10 0523.
  2. [S612] GRO Scotland, birth/bapt record, District of St George, Statutory Births, GRO 685/01 0208.
  3. [S917] GRO Scotland, marriage record, District of Dennistoun, Statutory Marriages, GRO 644/03 0355.
  4. [S918] GRO Scotland, death record, District of Dennistoun, Statutory Deaths, GRO 644/04 0504, aged 32.
  5. [S918] GRO Scotland, death record, District of Hillhead, Statutory Deaths, GRO 644/12 0616, aged 69.
  6. [S918] GRO Scotland, death record, District of Milton, Statutory Deaths, GRO 644/09 0047, aged 55.

Marie Antoinette FOWLER1

(1885 - 1972)
Marie Antoinette FOWLER was born on 8 February 1885.2

She married Alec WHITEMAN in New Zealand in 1920.1,3,4

She was widowed on the death of her husband Alec in 1954.5

Marie died in 1972 in New Zealand.6

Family

Alec WHITEMAN (c 1882 - 1954)
Child

Citations

  1. [S354] Electronic Files - A Macdonald, and subsequent correspondence.
  2. [S542] Index - New Zealand BDMs online, at http://www.bdmhistoricalrecords.dia.govt.nz/, Death Reg. No. 1972/42309 gives this birthdate.
  3. [S443] CD - NZ Marriages, CD - NZ Marriages 1836-1956 V2, NZ Registrar General's Folio 10304.
  4. [S542] Index - New Zealand BDMs online, at http://www.bdmhistoricalrecords.dia.govt.nz/, Marriage Reg. No. 1920/10977.
  5. [S542] Index - New Zealand BDMs online, at http://www.bdmhistoricalrecords.dia.govt.nz/, Death Reg. No. 1954/23905, aged 72.
  6. [S542] Index - New Zealand BDMs online, at http://www.bdmhistoricalrecords.dia.govt.nz/, Death Reg. No. 1972/42309.

Nigel Lesley FOXTON1

(1904 - )
Nigel Lesley FOXTON was born on 13 April 1904 in Queensland.2,3

He married Ruth Neleman SYLOW, daughter of Poul Ludvig Peter George SYLOW and Charlotte Marion (Lottie) MACDONALD, at Ann St Presbyterian Church in Brisbane, Queensland, on 14 September 1929.1,4,5

Family

Ruth Neleman SYLOW (1904 - )
ChartsAlexander Macdonald (1813-1888) descendancy
Stephen Blomfield (c1750?-1809) descendancy

Citations

  1. [S488] Index - Queensland BDMs (online and fiche), at https://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Marriage Reg. No. 1929/B6728.
  2. [S488] Index - Queensland BDMs (online and fiche), at https://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Birth Reg. No. 1904/C11220.
  3. [S183] National Archives Film - Queensland BDM Indexes, Microfilm, Reg. No. 1904/011220.
  4. [S183] National Archives Film - Queensland BDM Indexes, Microfilm, Reg. No. 1929/B006728.
  5. [S537] Newspaper - Brisbane Courier / Courier Mail, issue of 16 Sep 1929, p18.