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William Selman

William Selman

Male Abt 1787 - 1865  (~ 78 years)

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  • Name William Selman 
    Alt. Birth Abt 1781  [1
    Alt. Birth Abt 1783  Bringewood Forge, Leintwardine, Herefordshire Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Born Abt 1787  Bringewood Forge, Leintwardine, Herefordshire Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Christened 4 Jun 1787  Leintwardine, Herefordshire Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Gender Male 
    Occupation Between 1819 and 1823  Bradley, Bilston, Staffordshire Find all individuals with events at this location  [4, 5, 6
    Forgeman 
    Residence Abt 1829  Summerhill, Tipton, Staffordshire Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
    Residence Abt 1835  Toll End, Tipton, Staffordshire Find all individuals with events at this location  [8
    Census 1841  Oldbury Lane, West Bromwich, Staffordshire Find all individuals with events at this location  [9
    Occupation Abt 1841  West Bromwich, Staffordshire Find all individuals with events at this location  [9
    Puddler 
    Census 1851  Oldbury Lane, West Bromwich, Staffordshire Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Name William Salmon  [4, 5, 9, 10
    Name William Solomon  [11
    Occupation Shingler  [12, 13
    Occupation Abt 1851  West Bromwich, Staffordshire Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Shingles in iron 
    Occupation Between 1854 and 1865  West Bromwich, Staffordshire Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 14
    Forgeman 
    Died 12 Feb 1865  Oldbury Lane, West Bromwich, Staffordshire Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Cause: Asthma 
    Person ID I631  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  [15
    Family ID F176  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Sarah Shepherd,   b. Abt 1796,   d. 20 May 1854, Greets Green, West Bromwich, Staffordshire Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 58 years) 
    Married 13 Sep 1818  St Peter, Wolverhampton, Staffordshire Find all individuals with events at this location  [11
    Children 
    +1. Hannah Selman,   b. Abt 1819, Bilston, Staffordshire Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1900, West Bromwich Registration District, Staffordshire Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 81 years)  [natural]
     2. Mary Selman,   c. 5 Aug 1821, St Leonard, Bilston, Staffordshire Find all individuals with events at this location,   bur. 30 Mar 1834, St Martin, Tipton, Staffordshire Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 12 years)  [natural]
    +3. William George Selman,   b. Abt 1823, Bilston, Staffordshire Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 9 Sep 1897, South Yorkshire Asylum, Wadsley, Ecclesfield, Yorkshire Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 74 years)  [natural]
     4. John Selman,   c. 22 Jan 1826, Tipton, Staffordshire Find all individuals with events at this location,   bur. 14 Oct 1829, St Martin, Tipton, Staffordshire Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 3 years)  [natural]
    +5. Jane Selman,   b. Abt 1828, Tipton, Staffordshire Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1899, Wortley Registration District, Yorkshire Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 71 years)  [natural]
    +6. George Selman,   b. Abt 1830, Tipton, Staffordshire Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1896, Derby Registration District, Derbyshire Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 66 years)  [natural]
     7. Joseph Selman,   c. 12 May 1833, Tipton, Staffordshire Find all individuals with events at this location,   bur. 20 Oct 1835, St Martin, Tipton, Staffordshire Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 2 years)  [natural]
    Last Modified 2 Jan 2018 
    Family ID F256  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsAlt. Birth - Abt 1783 - Bringewood Forge, Leintwardine, Herefordshire Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBorn - Abt 1787 - Bringewood Forge, Leintwardine, Herefordshire Link to Google Earth
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  • Sources 
    1. [S120] Certified Copy of an Entry of Death, General Register Office.
      Registration District: West Bromwich. 1865 Death in the Sub-district of West Bromwich South West in the County of Stafford.
      No.409; Twelfth February 1865, Oldbury Lane; William Selman; Male; 83 Years; Forgeman; Asthma, Certified; x the mark of Hannah Attwell, Present at the Death, Oldbury Lane, West Bromwich; Thirteenth February 1865; Samuel Reeves, Registrar


    2. [S102] 1851 Census Returns of England and Wales, Home Office, (30 March 1851;), HO 107/2025 f.550 pp.14-15 (Reliability: 3).
      Oldbury Lane, Parish: West Bromwich, Ecclesiastical District: Christ Church
      William Selman, Head, Mar, 68, Shingles in Iron, Brinwood Herefordshire
      Sarah Selman, Wife, Mar, 49, Dauly Salop
      George Selman, Son, U, 20, Shingles in Iron, Tipton Staffordshire


    3. [S218] Leintwardine, Herefordshire - Parish Register, baptism of William, son of Francis & Jane Salmon of Brakes, 4 June 1787 (Reliability: 3).

    4. [S207] FreeREG, FreeREG, (www.freereg.org.uk;), baptism of William George, son of William & Sarah Salmon, Bradley Bilston, Forgeman, 21 Sep 1823, Bilston St Leonards, Register Number 31126 (Reliability: 3).

    5. [S207] FreeREG, FreeREG, (www.freereg.org.uk;), baptism of Mary, daughter of William & Sarah Salmon, Bradley Bilston, Forgeman, 5 Aug 1821, Bilston St Leonards, Register Number 22245 (Reliability: 3).

    6. [S207] FreeREG, FreeREG, (www.freereg.org.uk;), baptism of Hannah, daughter of William & Sarah Selman, Bradley Bilston, Forgeman, 16 May 1819, Bilston St Leonards, Register Number 22245 (Reliability: 3).

    7. [S207] FreeREG, FreeREG, (www.freereg.org.uk;), burial of John Sellman, 3, Summerhill, 14 Oct 1829, Tipton St Martin, Register Number 777 (Reliability: 3).

    8. [S207] FreeREG, FreeREG, (www.freereg.org.uk;), burial of Joseph Sellman, 2, Toll End, 20 Oct 1835, Tipton St Martin, Register Number 2319 (Reliability: 3).

    9. [S101] 1841 Census Returns of England and Wales, Home Office, (6 June 1841;), HO 107/978/9 f.42 p.15 (Reliability: 3).
      Oldbury Lane, West Bromwich
      Will Salmon, 50, Pudler, N
      Sarah, 40, N
      Hannah, 20, Y
      William, 15, Pudler, Y
      Jane, 12, Y
      George, 10, Y


    10. [S218] Leintwardine, Herefordshire - Parish Register, baptism of Thomas, son of Frances and Jane Selmon forge, 31 Aug 1788 (Reliability: 3).

    11. [S207] FreeREG, FreeREG, (www.freereg.org.uk;), Staffordshire, Wolverhampton, St Peters 13 Sep 1818, William SOLOMON, Bachelor, & Sarah SHEPHERD, Spinster Witnesses: George SHEPHERD, Elizabeth DAVIS Banns File Number: 4065 (Reliability: 2).

    12. [S463] St Thomas, Dudley, Worcestershire - Parish Registers, Society of Genealogists Microfilm 3674 (Reliability: 3).
      1853. Marriage solemnized at The Parish Church in the Parish of Dudley in the County of Worcester
      No. 157. 3rd December 1853; George Selman, full, Bachelor, Shingler, Dudley, William Selman, Shingler; and Lucy Wootton, full, Spinster, Dudley, Edward Wootton, Puddler.
      Married in the Parish Church according to the Rites and Ceremonies of the Established Church after Banns by me, Frederick Gibbens - Curate
      This Marriage was solemnized between us, George Selman, Lucy Wootton
      in the Presence of us, The mark x of James Davies, The mark x of Elizabeth Davies


    13. [S379] St Martin, Tipton, Worcestershire - Parish Registers, Society of Genealogists Microfilm 3643 (Reliability: 3).
      1844. Marriage solemnized at the Parish Church of Tipton in the County of Stafford
      No. 256. Thursday December 26th; David Whitehouse, of age, Bachelor, Blacksmith, Tipton, John Whitehouse decd., Labourer; & Jane Selman, Minor, Spinster, Tipton, William Selman, Shingler
      Married in the Parish Church according to the Rites and Ceremonies of the Established Church by Banns by me, Alexander George Davies BA Offg Minr
      This Marriage was solemnized between us, The mark x of David Whitehouse, The mark x of Jane Selman, in the Presence of us, Thomas Shorthouse Junr, The mark x of Phebe Whitehouse


    14. [S120] Certified Copy of an Entry of Death, General Register Office.
      Registration District: West Bromwich. 1854 Death in the Sub-district of West Bromwich South West in the County of Stafford.
      No.306; Twentieth May 1854, Greets Green; Sarah Selman; Female; 58 years; Wife of William Selman, Forgeman; Morbis Cordi, 2 years, Certified; William Selman, In Attendance, Greets Green, West Bromwich; Twenty second May 1854; Samuel Reeves, Registrar


    15. [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.