Spencer Family Tree of Ted & Barbara Spencer

George Smith

Rothwell, pictured from the Clock Tower.

Source: Rootsweb

b. 8 July 1837, Rothwell, W/Yks
bp: 13 Aug 1837, Holy Trinity, Rothwell
Parents:
Benjamin Smith & Anne Smith (nee Buckley)

occ: Engine tenter/Plumber
d.: 2 May 1882, 39 Primrose Road, Leeds

Known Siblings: (All b/bp in Rothwell)
* Mary (b. 1825)

* Matthew (b.1827)

* John (b.1830)

* Harriet (b.1833)

* James (b.1835)

* Thomas (b.1842)
* Eliza (b. 1845)

* Charles (b.1850)


m: 26 May 1861, St Oswald’s Parish

Church, Methley, W/Yks

Sp: MARGARET WISEMAN

Children: (All b/bp in Leeds)
*
Charles SMITH

(b. 16 Sept 1861, Leeds)
* Reuben Smith (b. 1863)
* Emma Smith (b.1865)
* Annie Smith (b.1868)
* Lilly Smith (b.1870)
* Albert Smith (b.1874)
* Tom Smith (b.1877)
* Ben Smith (b.1879)

 

 

1837

Queen Victoria accedes to the throne (1837-1901)

 

 

 

1859

Charles Darwin’s ‘On the Origin of the Species’ published

 

 

 

1864-1865

Antiseptic surgery introduced by Joseph Lister at Glasgow Royal Infirmary

 

 

 

1877

Thomas Alva Edison first recorded the human voice and invents the phonograph