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Francis Henry Smith (1876 - 1948)

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Francis Henry Smith
Born [location unknown]
Son of [father unknown] and [mother unknown]
[sibling(s) unknown]
Husband of — married in Bristol, Englandmap
[children unknown]
Died in Bedminster, Bristol, England, United Kingdommap
Profile last modified | Created 4 Feb 2018 | Last significant change: 6 Feb 2018
22:28: Troy Holland edited the Biography, Birth Date and Status Indicators for Francis Smith. [Thank Troy for this]
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Francis was born in June 1876.[1][2]

He married Florence Shapcott, a widow, in 1921.[3][4][2] Florence had been widowed nearly ten years beforehand.

Francis appears in the 1939 Register, living with Florence at 43 Gathorne Road, Bristol Central. His occupation is listed as a Stoker Boilerman.[2]

He passed away in August 1948, in Bedminster, Bristol.[1][4] He was living at 64 Palmyra Road, Bedminster at the time of his death.[4]


  1. 1.0 1.1 FreeBMD, database, FreeBMD (, death entry for Francis H Smith, aged 72; citing Bristol district, September quarter 1948, vol. 7b, p. 69.
  2. 2.0 2.1 2.2 1939 Register, England, RG 101, piece 4995F, image 9, line 19, 43 Gathorne Road, Bristol C.B., Francis H Smith.
  3. "England & Wales, Marriage Index: 1916-2005," digital images, Ancestry (, marriage entry for Francis H Smith and Florence C E Shapcott; citing Bristol district, December quarter 1921, vol. 6a, p. 432.
  4. 4.0 4.1 4.2 "England & Wales, National Probate Calendar (Index of Wills and Administrations), 1858-1966, 1973-1995", digital images, Ancestry (, entry for Francis Henry Smith, 1948, vol. S-T, pg. 318.

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