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Emily Jane Lansdell

Emily Jane Lansdell

Female Abt 1851 - 1927  (~ 76 years)

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  • Name Emily Jane Lansdell  [1
    Born Abt 1851  Newington, Surrey Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2, 3
    Gender Female 
    Census 1871  48 Alderminster Road, Bermondsey, Surrey Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Occupation Abt 1871  Bermondsey, Surrey Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Mantle maker 
    Residence Abt 1874  43 Lynton Road, Bermondsey, Surrey Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Census 1881  30 Montem Road, Lewisham, London Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Census 1891  125 High Street, Ryde, Isle of Wight Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Census 1901  38 Effra Road, South Wimbledon, Surrey Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Died 1 Jan 1927  [6
    Buried King's Park Cemetery, Boscombe, Dorset Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    Person ID I3494  Main Tree
    Last Modified 2 Jan 2018 

    Father Thomas Lansdell,   b. Abt 1813, Alfriston, Sussex Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1855, Newington Registration District, Surrey Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 42 years) 
    Relationship natural 
    Mother Eliza Swanscott,   b. 7 Aug 1816,   d. 1910, Isle of Wight Registration District, Hampshire Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 93 years) 
    Relationship natural 
    Married 1837  Lambeth Registration District, Surrey Find all individuals with events at this location  [7, 8
    Family ID F671  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family George Alfred Sims,   b. Abt 1850, Hounslow, Middlesex Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 12 Nov 1915  (Age ~ 65 years) 
    Married 13 Jun 1874  St James, Bermondsey, Surrey Find all individuals with events at this location  [9, 10
    Last Modified 2 Jan 2018 
    Family ID F1084  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • According to K.L. Watson, Emily Jane Sims was a "singer of quality" who went on a number of touring engagements. She was known professionally as Madam Lansdell Sims. She retired from this life to run a shop in Green Street Green, Kent.

  • Sources 
    1. [S104] 1871 Census Returns of England and Wales, General Register Office, (2 April 1871;), RG 10/638 f.64 pp.47-48 (Reliability: 3).
      48 Alderminster Road, Bermondsey, Southwark
      Schedule no.287
      Henry Wilson, Head, Mar, 31, Paper Stainer, Hackney Middlesex
      Mary Ann Wilson, Wife, Mar, 30, [no birthplace given]
      Henry Wilson, Son, 1, [no birthplace given]
      Schedule no.288 [same address]
      Eliza Lansdell, Head, Widow, 54, Laundress, Southwark Surry
      Emily Jane Lansdell, Daur, Unm, 19, Mantle Makers, Newington Surry
      Amy Easley Lansdell, Lodger, Unm, 23, Mantle Makers, Spitlefields London


    2. [S106] 1881 British Census and National Index, The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints, (1999 (CD-ROM), 2002 (Website - www.familysearch.org);), RG 11/739 f.43 p.24 (Reliability: 3).
      30 Montem Rd, Lewisham, Kent
      George A. SIMS, Head, M, Male, 30, Houndslow, Middlesex, England, Bookeeper Clerk
      Emily J. SIMS, Wife, M, Female, 29, Newington, Surrey, England


    3. [S108] 1901 Census Returns of England and Wales, General Register Office, (31 March 1901;), RG 13., RG 13/659 f.71 p.7 (Reliability: 3).
      38 Effra Road, S. Wimbledon, Surrey
      George A. Sims, head, M, 50, House Decorator, working on own account at home, Isleworth Middlesex
      Emily J. Sims, wife, M, 49, Newington Surrey


    4. [S325] Lansdell, Abbott & Nelson Genealogical Data, K.L. Watson, (1988;), information taken from marriage certificate (Reliability: 2).

    5. [S107] 1891 Census Returns of England and Wales, General Register Office, (5 April 1891;), RG 12/890 f.70 p.3 (Reliability: 3).
      125 High St., Ryde, Isle of Wight
      George A Sims, Head, M, 40, Confectioner, Neither employer nor employed, Norwood Middlesex
      Emily J Sims, Wife, M, 39, London Newington
      Eliza Lansdell, Wife's Mother, Wid, 74, London Southwark


    6. [S325] Lansdell, Abbott & Nelson Genealogical Data, K.L. Watson, (1988;).

    7. [S324] Lansdell family tree, Judith Lansdell, (March 1999;).
      recorded as Les Ayres

    8. [S205] FreeBMD, (www.freebmd.org.uk;), marriages of Thomas Lansdell and Elisa Swanscott share reference Lambeth 4 237, December quarter 1837 (Reliability: 3).

    9. [S205] FreeBMD, (www.freebmd.org.uk;), marriages of George Alfred Sims and Emma Jane Lansdell share reference St Olave 1d 314, June quarter 1874 (Reliability: 2).

    10. [S325] Lansdell, Abbott & Nelson Genealogical Data, K.L. Watson, (1988;), information taken from marriage certificate. Witnessed by Thomas Alfred Lansdell and Theresa Louisa Sims. (Reliability: 2).