Rev. Edward John Selwyn

Rev. Edward John Selwyn

Male 1822 - 1893  (71 years)

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  • Name Edward John Selwyn 
    Prefix Rev. 
    Born 17 Apr 1822  Cambridgeshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Census 1851  Victoria Terr., Lee, Kent Find all individuals with events at this location 
    living with his sister Maria 
    Died 15 Aug 1893  Pluckley, Kent Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Buried 16 Aug 1893  Pluckley, Kent Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I0026  The Selwyn Family Tree
    Last Modified 3 Nov 2015 

    Father Rev. Edward Selwyn,   b. 1793, Gloucester Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 14 Sep 1867, St. Ives, Cambridgeshire Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 74 years) 
    Mother Frances Simons,   b. c 1791, Hemingford Abbots Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 26 Aug 1848  (Age ~ 57 years) 
    Married 02 Sep 1818  St. Paul's Cray, Bromley, London Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Documents

    Photocopy of Fanny's bible, inscribed by Edward on the morning after she died. Page 1

    Photocopy of Fanny's bible, inscribed by Edward on the morning after she died. Page 3

    Photocopy of Fanny's bible, inscribed by Edward on the morning after she died. Page 2
    Family ID F119  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 1 Henrietta Delacour Maingaye,   b. Abt 1823, St. Peter Port, Guernsey Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 13 Sep 1851  (Age ~ 28 years) 
    Married 1849 
    Family ID F121  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 2 Maria Sophia Hughes Hughes,   d. 30 Apr 1916, Wilton Wood Rd., Hindhead, Surrey Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married 1852 
    Census 1861  Lee Park, Lee, Kent Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Census 1871  Bromley, Kent Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Census 1881  Pluckley, Kent Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
    +1. Rev. Edward Carus Selwyn,   b. 25 Nov 1853, Lee, Kent Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 8 Nov 1918, Undershaw, Hindhead, Haslemere, Surrey Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 64 years)
    +2. Henrietta Selwyn,   b. 1854, Lee, Kent Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 21 Sep 1933  (Age 79 years)
     3. Emily Maria Caroline Selwyn,   b. 1860, Lee, Kent Find all individuals with events at this location
    Last Modified 16 Dec 2012 
    Family ID F122  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 17 Apr 1822 - Cambridgeshire, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - 1861 - Lee Park, Lee, Kent Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - 1871 - Bromley, Kent Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - 1881 - Pluckley, Kent Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 15 Aug 1893 - Pluckley, Kent Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - 16 Aug 1893 - Pluckley, Kent Link to Google Earth
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  • Photos
    Rev. Edward John Selwyn 1822-1893
    Rev. Edward John Selwyn 1822-1893

  • Notes 
    • Adm. pens. at TRINITY, Nov. 20, 1841. [S. of the Rev. Edward (1819), R. of Hemingford Abbots, Hunts. B. 1822, at Cambridge. Schools, Repton and Oakham.] Matric. Lent, 1843; Scholar, 1843; Bell Scholar, 1843; B.A. 1846; M.A. 1849. Ord. deacon (London) 1847; priest, 1848. Head Master of Blackheath proprietary School, 1847-64. C. of Lee, Kent, 1859-64. C. of Wokingham, Berks., 1864-7. V. of Bickley, Kent, 1867-73. R. of Pluckley, 1873-93. Married, Maria Hughes, dau. of William Hughes Hughes, deceased, M.P. for Oxford. Died Aug. 15, 1893. Father of the above. (Repton Sch. Reg.; Oakham Sch. Reg.; Crockford; H. W. Ord; J. W. Kirby.)
    • From Crockford's Clerical Directory for 1874

      SELWYN, Edward John, Pluckley Rectory, Ashford, Kent. - Late Scho. of Trin. Coll. Cam.; Bell's Univ. Scho. 1843; B.A. 1846, M.A. 1849; d 1847; p 1848 by Bp of Lon. R. of Pluckley, Dio. Cant. 1873 (P, Abp of Cant; Gl. 34 a; T.R.C. 776l; Gross Inc. 840l; Net 700l and Ho; Pop. 818.) Formerly Prin. of the Blackheath Propietary Sch. 1847-64; C. and Ev. Lect. of St. Margaret, Lee, Kent 1859-64; R. of St. Paul, Wokingham, Berks, 1864-67; V. of Bickley, Kent, 1867-73. Author, The Love of Pursuit of Heavenly Wisdom (a Funeral Sermon), 1858; For God and for England (a sermon preached to the 3rd West Kent Rifle Volunteers), 1860; Remember (a Funeral Sermon). 1864.
    • From Crockford's Clerical Directory for 1885

      SELWYN, Edward John, Pluckley Rectory, Ashford, Kent. - Late Scho. of Trin. Coll. Cam.; Bell's Univ. Scho. 1843; B.A. 1846, M.A. 1849; d 1847; p 1848 Lon. R. of Pluckley, W. Ashford Union and Dio. Cant. 1873 (P, Abp of Cant; Gl. 4 a in hand, value 5l; 31 a let for 50l; T.R.C. 600l; Extra. T.R.C. 168l; Fees 3l; Gross Inc. 826l, Net 447l and Ho; 3000 a, C A 600; Pop. 923.) F Prin. of the Blackheath Propr. Sch. 1847-64; C. and Ev. Lect. of St. Marg. Lee, Kent 1859-64; R. of St. Paul, Wokingham, Berks, 1864-67; V. of Bickley, Kent, 1867-73. Author, Occasional Sermons, 1857, '59, '64.


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