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George Richmond MEWBURN

Male 1865 - 1941  (75 years)


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  • Name George Richmond MEWBURN 
    Born 14 Feb 1865  St John Lee, Northumberland, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Gender Male 
    Baptism 23 Mar 1865  St John Lee, Northumberland, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Census4 1871  Willesden, Middlesex, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Census5 1881  Eton, Berkshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Census6 1891  Chelsea, London, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Census7 1901  Great Stanmore, Middlesex, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    Census 8 1911  Chiswick, Middlesex, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
    Census 9 1939  St Ives, Cornwall, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [8
    Occupation solicitor 
    Died 05 Jan 1941  St Ives, Cornwall, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [9
    Probate 30 Mar 1942  Llandudno, Caernarvonshire, Wales Find all individuals with events at this location  [10
    Person ID I516  Mewburn
    Last Modified 17 Feb 2018 

    Father George Francis MEWBURN,   b. Abt Aug 1838, St John Lee, Northumberland, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 24 Dec 1893, Chelsea, London, England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 55 years) 
    Relationship natural 
    Mother Julia Bell DEVERINE,   b. Abt 1839, Bengal, India Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Between Jan and Mar 1900, Taunton, Somerset, England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Relationship natural 
    Married 26 May 1860  Dinapore, Bengal, India Find all individuals with events at this location  [11
    Family ID F158  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Annie Katharine Maria TURNER,   b. 08 Jul 1866, London, Middlesex, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 17 Apr 1961, Redhill, Surrey, England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 94 years) 
    Married Sep 1891  Guisborough, Yorkshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [12
    Children 
     1. Mary Monica MEWBURN,   b. 22 Nov 1902, Berkhamstead, Hertfordshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 20 May 1994, Surrey, England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 91 years)  [natural]
     2. Margaret Agnes MEWBURN,   b. Between Jan and Mar 1894, Kensington, Middlesex, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Abt Jan 1913, Germany Find all individuals with events at this location  [natural]
     3. Edmond George Hamilton MEWBURN,   b. 08 Sep 1892, Kensington, Middlesex, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Mar 1974, Richmond upon Thames, Surrey, England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 81 years)  [natural]
    Last Modified 17 Feb 2018 
    Family ID F160  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • From Cambridge University Alumni:
      Adm. pens. at TRINITY, June 21, 1883. [Only] s. of George Francis, of 34, Park Street, Grosvenor Square, London (and Julia, dau. of Charles Deverine). B. [Feb. 14], 1865, at Acomb, Northumberland. School, Eton. Matric. Michs. 1883; B.A. and LL.B. 1886; M.A. 1890. Adm. Solicitor, 1889. Practised in London (Morgan, Price & Mewburn, Old Broad Street). For many years Hon. Sec. of the Lawn Tennis Association. Married, 1891, Katherine, dau. of his Honour Judge Turner, and had issue. Died Jan. 5, 1941, at St Ives, Cornwall. (Law Lists; Burke, L.G.; Fox-Davies, Armorial Families; The Times, Jan. 8, 1941.)
      Electoral Rolls show him in the 1890s living in one third floor room (furnished) at 10 Elm Park Gardens in Chelsea paying £13 per year rent to his father. Then at 18 Campden Hill Gardens in KensingtonLater resident at Park Road, Chiswick 1924-1926.
      Had offices on Broad Street, then Clement's Inn, then Kingsway.
      1911 census shows George apparently living apart from his wife
      1939 shows him at a boarding house in St Ives.

  • Sources 
    1. [S141] A Family History of the Mewburns of Acomb in Northumberland, Dorothea Mewburn-Watson, (Name: unpublished; Date: 1917-1921;), manuscript section 2, page 23.

      "George Richmond, who was born at Acomb 14th February 1865"

    2. [S89] Baptisms (PR) England. Collection: England & Wales Christening Records, 1530-1906, (Name: Ancestry.com Operations Inc; Location: Provo, Utah, USA; Date: 2008;), 23 Mar 1865, Lee, Northumberland. St John 1752-1902, film 1068897.

      "George Richmond Mewburn
      father: George Francis Mewburn
      mother: Julia Bell"

    3. [S21] Census returns. 1871. England, (Name: Ancestry.com Operations Inc; Location: Provo, Utah, USA; Date: 2004;), 02 Apr 1871, Kilburn, Middlesex. Class: RG10; Piece: 1327; Folio: 114; Page: 46; GSU roll: 828272.

      "14 Victoria Villas
      John C. Mewburn, head, mar, 36, patent agent, born Northumberland, St John Lee
      Matilda, Mewburn, wife, mar, 30, born Middx, St Georges East
      Emily Mewburn, neice, 8, scholar, born East Indies
      George R Mewburn, nephew, 6, scholar, born Northumberland, St John Lee
      Marianne Robson, visitor, mar, 58, born Middx, Finsbury
      Rosina Minn, serv, U, 30, domestic, born Suffolk, Bacton
      Eliza E. Crickmore, serv, U, 17, domestic, born Middx, Kensal New Town"

    4. [S18] Census returns. 1881. England, (Name: Ancestry.com Operations Inc; Location: Provo, Utah, USA; Date: 2004;), 03 Apr 1881, Eton, Buckinghamshire. Ref: clas: RG11; piece: 1458; folio: 100; page: 2; GSU roll: 1341353.

      "Eton College
      George R Mewbrom [sic], boarder, 16, scholar, born Northumberland, Acomb"

    5. [S20] Census returns. 1891. England, (Name: Ancestry.com Operations Inc; Location: Provo, Utah, USA; Date: 2005;), 05 Apr 1891, Chelsea, London. Class: RG12; Piece: 58; Folio: 148; Page: 36; GSU roll: 6095168.

      "10 Elm Park Gardens
      George F. Mewburn, head, Mar, 52, retired East India merchant, born Northumberland, St John Lee
      George R. Mewburn, son, S, 26, solicitor, born Northumberland, St John Lee
      Margaret Grant, serv, S, 32, cook, born Scotland
      Margaret Brodie, serv, S, housemaid, born Scotland
      Mary Brodie, serv, S, 18, housemaid, born Scotland"

    6. [S22] Census returns. 1901. England, (Name: Ancestry.com Operations Inc; Location: Provo, Utah, USA; Date: 2005;), 31 Mar 1901, Great Stanmore, Middlesex. Class: RG13; Piece: 1211; Folio: 65; Page: 39.

      "Orme Lodge
      George R Mewburn, head, mar, 36, solicitor, born Northumberland, St John Lee
      Annie K.M. Mewburn, wife, mar, 34, born Middx, London
      Edward G. H. Mewburn, son, 8, born Middx, London
      Margaret A. Mewburn, dau, 7, born Middx, London
      Mary Davies, serv, S, 26, governess, born Scotland
      Elizabeth Taylor, serv, 19, parlour maid, born Durham, Stockton on Tees
      Sarah A. Newman, serv, S, 19, house maid, born Oxford, Kidlington"

    7. [S60] Census returns. 1911. England, (Name: Ancestry.com Operations Inc.; Location: Provo, Utah, USA; Date: 2011;), 02 Apr 1911, Chiswick, Middlesex. Ref: class: RG14; piece: 6944; schedule: 288.

      "19 Fauconberg Road
      William Meadows, head, 73, mar, married 39 years, 3 children 2 living, 1 dead, no occupation, born London
      Kate Meadows, wife, 55, born Rottingdean, Sussex
      George Richmond Mewburn, 46, mar, solicitor, born Acomb, Hexham, Northumberland"

    8. [S297] Census returns. 1939. England. National Register, (Name: FindMyPast; Location: UK; Date: 2015;), 29 Sep 1939, St Ives, Cornwall. Sched 26; Ref: RG101/6705E/004/5 Letter Code: WATH.

      "4 Sea View Terrace
      Mewburn G.R. born 14 Feb 1865, mar, solicitor
      Marriott, J.L. female, mar, born 12 Apr 1867, boarding house [?]
      Marriot, Chas, male, born 19 Jan 1879, mar, boarding house [?]"

    9. [S40] Deaths index (CR) England. Collection: England & Wales, FreeBMD Death Index: 1837-1915, (Name: FreeBMD;), Mar 1941, Penzance, Cornwall. Vol. 5c, page 752.

      Newburn [sic], George R, age 75"

    10. [S42] Testamentary records. England. Collection: England & Wales National Probate Calendar (Index of Wills and Administrations), 1858-1966, 1973-1995, (Name: Ancestry.com Operations Inc.; Location: Provo, Utah, USA; Date: 2010;), 30 Mar 1942, Llandudno, Caernarvonshire.

      "Mewburn, George Richmond of 4 Sea View Terrace, St. Ives, Cornwall died 5 January 1941. Administration Llandudno 30 March to Annie Katherine Maria Mewburn, widow, and Mary Monica Mewburn, spinster. Effects £1504 4s 8d"

    11. [S63] Marriages index (CR) India. Collection: India Marriages, 1792-1948, (Name: Intellectual Reserve Inc; Location: Provo, Utah, USA;), 26 May 1860, Dinapore, Bengal, India. Batch: M75017-9; System: India EASy; Film: 499000.

      "groom: George Francis Mewburn; bride: Julia Bell Deverinne; groom's father: Simon Mewburn; bride's father: Charles Deverinne"

    12. [S50] Marriages index (CR) England. Collection: England & Wales FreeBMD Marriages Index, 1837-1984, (Name: FreeBMD;), Jul-Sep 1891, Guisborough, Yorkshire. Vol. 9d, page 685.

      "Mewburn, George Richmond
      Turner, Annie Katherine M"