Smythson Family History

Amelia Shalders

Female 1825 - 1866  (41 years)


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  • Name Amelia Shalders 
    Born 1825  Hampshire Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2
    Gender Female 
    Died 12 Mar 1866  14 Cambridge St, Southampton Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Person ID I1793  Smythson Tree
    Last Modified 17 Jun 2013 

    Father William Shalders,   b. 1800, London Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown 
    Mother Jane,   b. 1799, Devon Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown 
    Family ID F578  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Montague Porcius Smythson,   b. 21 Jan 1823, Rochdale, Lancashire Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 24 Nov 1891, Cheshire County Lunatic Asylum, Parkside, Macclesfield. Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 68 years) 
    Married 15 Jan 1844  The parish Church, St Sidwell, Exeter Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    • Witensses William Shalders, Elizabeth Davis
    Children 
     1. Amelia Jane Smythson,   b. 1846, Grantham, Lincolnshire Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 6 Apr 1891, Durham Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 45 years)
     2. Emma Smythson,   b. 1847, London, Middlesex Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     3. Henry Montague Smythson,   b. 2 Jan 1848, 5 William st, Lambeth Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1909, Kensington Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 60 years)
     4. George Smythson,   b. 1853, Liverpool, Lancashire Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     5. Marcus Jackson Smythson,   b. 1854, Liverpool, Lancashire Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1935, London Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 81 years)
     6. Josephine Alice Smythson,   b. 2 Jun 1860, 44 Nichols Sq, Hackney rd, Shoreditch, Middx London Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
    Last Modified 18 Aug 2012 
    Family ID F573  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • 1841 census age 15 comedian born Hants with parents & siblings in Winchester.
      1851 census age 25 theatrical born London, Middlesex, with husband Montague & daughter Emma 4, sister Joshphine Shalders 22, lodging at 74a Leeds Road, Bradford.
      1861 census age 36 comedian born Hanpshire, with husband Montague & children Jane A 15, George 8, Marcus 6 & Josephine 10 months at 44 Nicholl Square, Shoreditch.

      Marriage announcement The Era magazine 21 Jan 1844:
      ' At Exeter, Mr Montague Smythson, to Miss Shalders, both of the Theatre Royal.'
      Copy on file.

      Marriage cert:
      15 Jan 1844 at St Sidwell, Exeter
      Montague Smith of full age bachelor comedian of Cheke Street to
      Amelia Shalders a minor spinster comedian of Cheke Street.
      Fathers; Benjamin Smith, comedian & William Shalders, comedian.
      Witnesses; William Shalders & Elizabeth Davis.

      Death Announcement in The Era 18 March 1866 (findmypast):
      'Death- March 12th at Southampton, Amelia, the wife of Mr Montague Smythson, of the Southampton Theatre, and daughter of Mr Shalders, formely of the London, Portsmouth and Southampton Theatre.'
      Copy on file.

      Death certificate:
      Amelia Smythson age 40 wife of Montague Smythson a stage actor, died 12 March 1866 at 14 Cambridge Street, Southampton, cause of death Hepatic disease several months Bronchitis some days- certified, informant Isabella Miller of 111 Cambridge Street, present at death.

  • Sources 
    1. [S4] 1861 Census, age 36 (Reliability: 3).

    2. [S11] 1851 census, age 25 (Reliability: 3).

    3. [S15] Death Certificate, age 40 (Reliability: 3).

    4. [S6] Marriage certificate, Smith (Reliability: 3).