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John Selman

John Selman

Male Abt 1793 - 1857  (~ 64 years)

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  • Name John Selman 
    Born Abt 1793  Bringewood Forge, Leintwardine, Herefordshire Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Christened 23 Jul 1793  Leintwardine, Herefordshire Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Gender Male 
    Census 1841  Caroline Street, Westminster, Middlesex Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Occupation Abt 1841  London Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Messenger 
    Census 1851  15 Caroline Street, Belgrave, Middlesex Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Name John Salmon  [2
    Occupation Abt 1851  London Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Messenger for the Admiralty 
    Died 1857  St George Hanover Square Registration District, Middlesex Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Person ID I1179  Main Tree
    Last Modified 2 Jan 2018 

    Father Francis Selman,   b. Abt 1756,   d. 1819  (Age ~ 63 years) 
    Relationship natural 
    Mother Jane Davies,   b. Abt 1760,   d. 1831  (Age ~ 71 years) 
    Relationship natural 
    Married 6 May 1786  Burrington, Herefordshire Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Family ID F176  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Ann James,   b. Between 1796 and 1801,   d. Bef 1851  (Age ~ 54 years) 
    Marriage License 19 Feb 1820  Vicar-General of the Archbishop of Canterbury, Doctors Commons, London Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    Married 20 Feb 1820  St George Hanover Square, Middlesex Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
    Children 
     1. Anne Selman,   b. Abt 1822, Holborn, Middlesex Find all individuals with events at this location  [natural]
     2. Frances Lydia Mary Selman,   b. 16 Aug 1826, Middlesex Find all individuals with events at this location  [natural]
     3. Robert James Selman,   b. 14 Dec 1828, St Pancras, Middlesex Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1863, St George Hanover Square Registration District, Middlesex Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 34 years)  [natural]
     4. Catherine Selman,   b. 23 Sep 1831  [natural]
     5. Lydia James Selman,   b. Abt 1836, Pimlico, Middlesex Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1853, St George Hanover Square Registration District, Middlesex Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 17 years)  [natural]
    Last Modified 2 Jan 2018 
    Family ID F1939  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - Abt 1793 - Bringewood Forge, Leintwardine, Herefordshire Link to Google Earth
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  • Sources 
    1. [S102] 1851 Census Returns of England and Wales, Home Office, (30 March 1851;), HO 107/1477 f.223 p.54 (Reliability: 3).
      15 Caroline Street, [St George Hanover Square, Middlesex]
      John Selman, Head, Widower, 57, Messenger (Admiralty), Herefords, Bringew__d
      Anne Selman, Daur, U, 28, at Home, Middlesex, Holborn
      Robert Selman, Son, U, 22, General Clerk (Solicitor), Middlesex, St. Pancras
      Lydia Selman, Daur, U, 14, at Home, Middlesex, Pimlico


    2. [S218] Leintwardine, Herefordshire - Parish Register, 1793 Jul 23, bap, John son of Francis & Jane Salmon, Brakes (Reliability: 3).

    3. [S101] 1841 Census Returns of England and Wales, Home Office, (6 June 1841;), HO 107/732/7 f.32 p.5 (Reliability: 3).
      Caroline Street, City of Westminster, Parish of St Georges Hanover
      John Selman, 45, Messenger, N
      Ann Selman, 40, N
      Ann Selman, 19, Y
      Frances Selman, 15, Y
      Robert Selman, 12, Y
      Catharine Selman, 10, Y
      Lydia Selman, 4, Y


    4. [S480] GRO Online Index, General Register Office, death of John Selman, 64, December quarter 1857, St George Hanover Square 1a 163.

    5. [S217] Burrington, Herefordshire - Parish Register, (CB 1541-1812, M 1541-1836;), Mf 2053.
      Francis Salmon of the Parish of Leintwardine in the County of Hereford and Jane Davies of the Parish of Burrington in the same County were married in this church by licence this sixth day of May in the year 1786 by me Richd Pryce Curate Signed by Francis Selman, The MaXrk of Jane Davies. In the presence of William Willings, George Haynes.

    6. [S338] Index to Marriage Licence Allegations, Vicar-General 1694-1850, (www.britishorigins.com;), 19 Feb 1820, Selman, James (Reliability: 3).

    7. [S343] The Register book of marriages belonging to the Parish of St. George in the county of Middlesex, ed. John H Chapman and George J Armytage, (Harleian Society, London, 1886-1897, 4 vols;), marriage of John Selman, B, and Ann Selman, S, Licence, 20 Feb 1820 (Reliability: 3).