George Frederick GILLAM

b. 3 January 1888, d. 23 September 1961
Father*William GILLAM b. 15 Nov 1855, d. 25 Jan 1891
Mother*Lavinia Eliza MORRISS b. 5 Jul 1857, d. 2 Feb 1927
Nickname George Frederick GILLAM also went by the name of Blucher. 
Birth*He was born on 3 January 1888 at 133 Gloucester Road, Croydon.1 
(Witness) CensusHe appeared on the census of 5 April 1891 in the household of Lavinia Eliza MORRISS at 170 Gloucester Road, Croydon, Surrey;

1891 Census:
Dwelling: 170 Gloucester Road
Census Place: Croydon, Surrey, England
PRO Ref RG12/592
Name Marr Age Sex Birthplace Occupation Rel
Lavinia GILLAM W 34 F Not known Fish Hawker Head
William GILLAM S 17 M Croydon, Surrey Fish Hawker Son
Thomas C GILLAM S 15 M Croydon, Surrey Fish Hawker Son
Albert E GILLAM S 12 M West Norwood, Surrey Fish Hawker Son
Arthur GILLAM S 7 M Croydon, Surrey Scholar Son
Ada GILLAM S 5 F Croydon, Surrey Scholar Daur
George F GILLAM S 3 M Croydon, Surrey - Son
Harry GILLAM S 1 M Croydon, Surrey - Son
Robert HUNTLEY S 18 M Croydon, Surrey Fish Hawker Lodger
Rachel YEWELL S 17 F Croydon, Surrey Domestic/General Servant Servant
Harry ENDICOTT S 28 M Croydon, Surrey Fish Hawker Lodger
William LUKE S 18 M Croydon, Surrey Fish Hawker Lodger.2

 
BaptismGeorge Frederick GILLAM was baptized on 12 April 1891 at Selhurst, Surrey. 
Census*He appeared on the census of 1901 at Croydon, Surrey. 
(Witness) CensusHe appeared on the census of 31 March 1901 in the household of John VICKERS at 170 Gloucester Road, Croydon, Surrey;

1901 Census
Place: 170 Gloucester Road, Croydon, Surrey
Ref: RG13/645 page 16
Name Mar Age Sex Birthplace Occupation Rel
John Vickers M 42 M Surrey, Croydon Fishmonger Head
Eliza Vickers M 43 F Surrey, Croydon - Wife
Mary Vickers - 15 F - - Daur
Rebecca Vickers - 13 F - - Daur
Ada J Gillam - 13 F - - Daur
Kate G Gillam - 9 F - - Daur
Fred G Gillam - 13 M - - Son
Harry Gillam - 11 M - - Son
John Vickers - 7 M - - Son
Joe Vickers - 2 M - - Son.3

 
Marriage*George Frederick GILLAM married Margaret WHITE on 30 March 1908 at St Albans Church, Norwood, Surrey. 
Death*George Frederick GILLAM died on 23 September 1961 at Onslow Road, Croydon, Surrey, at age 73.4 
Burial*He was buried on 3 October 1961 at Queens Road Cemetery, Croydon. 

Family

Margaret WHITE b. 25 October 1890, d. 1964
Marriage*He married Margaret WHITE on 30 March 1908 at St Albans Church, Norwood, Surrey. 
Children
Last Edited30 May 2009

Citations

  1. General Register Office Indexes to Birth, Commencing 1837 (General Register Office, GRO (England & Wales)) "unknown cd."
  2. Online image of the 1891 Census for England and Wales (Ancestry.co.uk, http://www.ancestry.co.uk) "Class: RG12; Piece: 592; Folio 166; Page 53; GSU roll: 6095702."
  3. Online image of the 1901 Census for England and Wales (Ancestry.co.uk, http://www.ancestry.co.uk.)
  4. Information supplied by Lesley Harris (Surrey, England) to Keith Taylor (Somerset, England.)