Rev. Sydney Augustus Selwyn

Rev. Sydney Augustus Selwyn

Male 1853 - 1924  (71 years)

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  • Name Sydney Augustus Selwyn 
    Prefix Rev. 
    Born 1853  Bowling Green, Bowling, Yorks Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Christened 24 Apr 1853  Hemingford Abbots Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Census 1861  Lee Park, Lee, Kent Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Census 1871  The Rectory, Forncett St. Mary, Norfolk Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Census 1881  Beech Grove, North Walsham, Norfolk Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Census 1891  Spa Rd, Bournemouth, Hants Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Census 1901  122, Finchley Rd., Hampstead, London Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Census 1911  The Vicarage, Sherborne, Dorset Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    Died 25 Feb 1924  Swanage, Dorset Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I0571  The Selwyn Family Tree
    Last Modified 10 Jul 2016 

    Father William Marshall Selwyn,   b. 26 Dec 1825, Ruddington, Notts Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 10 Jul 1868, St. Martin's, Guernsey Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 42 years) 
    Mother Mary Anne Simons,   b. 1826, Bengal, India Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 14 May 1915, Kingsdown Nr. Deal, Kent Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 89 years) 
    Married 22 Apr 1851  St. Peter Port, Guernsey Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F098  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Ellen Mary Blake,   b. Abt 1851, Thurning, Norfolk Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1925  (Age ~ 74 years) 
    Children 
    +1. Rev. Arthur Louis Henry Selwyn,   b. Apr 1877, North Walsham Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 10 Dec 1947  (Age ~ 70 years)
     2. Rt. Rev. William Marshall Selwyn,   b. 15 Feb 1879, Norwich, Norfolk Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 29 Sep 1951  (Age 72 years)
     3. Evelyn Mary Selwyn,   b. 06 Oct 1881, Norwich Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1954  (Age 72 years)
     4. Sydney Francis Selwyn,   b. 26 Feb 1884,   d. 19 Sep 1908, Sherborne Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 24 years)
    Last Modified 29 Dec 2013 
    Family ID F099  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 1853 - Bowling Green, Bowling, Yorks Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsChristened - 24 Apr 1853 - Hemingford Abbots Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - 1861 - Lee Park, Lee, Kent Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - 1871 - The Rectory, Forncett St. Mary, Norfolk Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - 1881 - Beech Grove, North Walsham, Norfolk Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - 1891 - Spa Rd, Bournemouth, Hants Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - 1901 - 122, Finchley Rd., Hampstead, London Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - 1911 - The Vicarage, Sherborne, Dorset Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 25 Feb 1924 - Swanage, Dorset Link to Google Earth
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  • Photos
    Rev. S.A. Selwyn
    Rev. S.A. Selwyn

  • Notes 
    • Adm. (age 18) at CAIUS, July 17, 1871. S. of William Marshall, gent., deceased, of Longwood, near Bingley, Yorks. B. at Bowling, near Bradford. School, Blackheath proprietary. Matric. Michs. 1871; B.A. 1875; M.A. 1878. Ord. deacon (Norwich) 1876; priest, 1877; C. of North Walsham, Norfolk, 1876-8. R. of St Michael Coslany, Norwich, 1881-4. V. of Sheerness, 1884-6. V. of St James, Hatcham, Surrey, 1886-91. V. of St John-the-Evang., Boscombe, 1891-1900. V. of Holy Trinity, Hampstead, 1900-8. V. of Sherborne and P.C. of Castleton, Dorset, 1908-15. V. of Church of the Messiah, Toronto, 1915-19. R. of Charmouth, Dorset, 1920-2. Lived latterly at Swanage, where he died Feb. 28, 1924. Brother of William M. (1877); father of William M. (1898). (Venn, II. 399; Crockford; The Times, Feb. 29, 1924.)
    • From Crockford's Clerical Directory for 1908

      SELWYN, Sydney Augustus, Vicarage, Sherborne. - G. and C. Coll. Cam. B.A. 1874, M.A. 1878. d. 1876, p 1877 Nor. V. of Sherborne, Dio. Sarum, 1908. (P, F. Wingfield Digby Esq: T.R.C. 200l, av. 133l; o.s. 200l; Gross Inc. 373l. Net 323l and Ho; Pop 6095.) P.C. of Castleton, Dio. Sarum, 1908. (P, F. Wingfield Digby Esq; Net Inc. 75l; Pop 40.) F C. of N. Walsham 1876-81; R of St. Michael Coslany, Nor. 1881-84; Chap Nor. Union 1882-84; V. of Sheerness 1884-86; St. Jas. Hatcham, Surrey, 1886-91; St. Jo. Evang. Boscombe, 1891-1900. H. Trin. Hampstead, 1900-08

  • Sources 
    1. [S38] 1861 Census for Kent/Lee/District 9.

    2. [S39] 1871 Census for Norfolk/Forncett St Mary/District 4.

    3. [S40] 1881 Census for Norfolk/North Walsham/District 8.

    4. [S41] 1891 Census for Hampshire/Christchurch/District 5.

    5. [S42] 1901 Census for London/Hampstead/Hampstead/District 22.

    6. [S43] 1911 Census for Dorset/Sherborne/10.


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