NameHerbert SCRIMSHAW , 2C2R
Birth7 Oct 1890
Death20 Jul 1970, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
FatherEdward SCRIMSHAW (1859-1914)
MotherMary Sidney SMITH (~1861-1935)
Birth13 Feb 1892, Glasgow, Scotland
Death16 Feb 1951, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
FatherGeorge MILLS (~1851-)
MotherMargaret (~1854-)
ChildrenAnthony Herbert (1916-1988)
 Donald Edward George (1923-2012)
Notes for Herbert SCRIMSHAW
Information from Lea Ann Simpson’s web site on

Herbert Scrimshaw is listed in the October to December 1890 birth index, Pancras district. London, volume 1b page 50.

In the 1891 census civil parish of Isleworth, ecclesiastical parish St Stephens, Middlesex staying at or living with brother in law’s 3 Lorne? Villas, Hibernia? Rd.
William H. Morris, head, age 32 Spectacles? Makers ???, born London.
Wife Teresa C. Morris, age 31, born Kentish Town.
Daughter Marcella M. Morris age 7, born St Pancras. Daughter Teresa F. Morris age 2 born ???.
Mother in law Marcella Smith, married, age 49, born Hamsptead.
Sister in Law, Mary S. Scrimshaw married, age 30, born St. Pancras.
Niece Mary T. Scrimshaw age 5, born ???.
Nephew Sidney K? Scrimshaw age 2.
Nephew Edward Scrimshaw age 1.
Nephew Herbert Scrimshaw age 5 months.
Nephew Arthur Hudson age 19, taylor.

In the 1901 census civil parish Islington, ecclesiatical parish St George London, registration district Islington, sub district Upper Holloway.
Edward Scrimshaw, head, age 40, printer machine foreman, born Middlesex.
Wife Mary S. Scrimshaw age 38, born St. Pancras.
Daughter Mary T. Scrimshaw age 15 born Islington.
Son Sidney H. Scrimshaw age 12, born Islington.
Son Edward F. Scrimshaw age 11 born St. Pancras. Son Herbert Scrimshaw age 10 born St. Pancras.
Son Frederick Scrimshaw age 9 born Islington.
Daughter Marcella C. Scrimshaw age 7 born Islington.
Son Horace G. Scrimshaw age 5, born Islington.
Border, widow Marcella Smith age 56 [mother in law], living on her own means, born St Pancras. George L Symondson [cousin to Mary S. Scrimshaw] single age 31, Civil Service Somerset House? born St Pancras.
Horace D, Symondson [also a cousin to Mary], single age 25, Post Office Sorter, born St Pancras.
Ernest Hudson [future husband of another cousin of Mary’s - Kate Symondson] single age 26 Post Office Sorter, born St Pancras.
Martha E. Tearall, daughter???, single age 31, Drapers Assistant, born Lenham, Kent.
Frances E. Tearall, daughter, age 23, dressmaker, born Tunbridge Wells, Kent.
Son?? Ernest S. Tearall, single, age 25, Railway Engine Cleaner, born Tunbridge Wells.
Son?? Thomas E. Tearall, single, age 21 Clerk Commercial, born Tunbridge Wells.
[Note: Frances E. Tearall would be a future wife of Marcella Smith’ (nee Symondson) nephew.

London, England, School Admissions
Herbert Scrimshaw, born October 7, 1890, admitted September 2, 1901, Yerbury Road School, Islington (renamed Yerbury Primary School in 1951), father Edward Scrimshaw of 25 Union Road. Also Frederick Scrimshaw, born March 3, 1892

In the 1911 census 25 Union Road, Tufnell Park, London , Islington district, Tufnell sub district.
Head, Edward Scrimshaw, married, age 51, printer, born Middlesex.
Wife Mary Scrimshaw, married 26 years, age 50, born Middlesex.
Daughter Mary Scrimshaw, single, age 25, commercial clerk, born Surrey.
Son Sidney Scrimshaw, single, age 23, commercial clerk, born Surrey.
Son Edward Scrimshaw, single, age 21, government clerk, born Middlesex.
Son Herbert Scrimshaw, single, age 20, law clerk, born Middlesex.
Son Frederick Scrimshaw, single, age 19, law clerk, born Middlesex.
Daughter Marcella Scrimshaw, age 17, commercial clerk, born Middlesex.
Son Horace Scrimshaw, age 15, school, born Middlesex.
Son William Scrimshaw, age 9, school, born Middlesex.
Wife’s mother Marcella Smith, widow, age 69, born Middlesex.

Herbert Scrimshaw and Georgina Mills are listed in the April to June 1915 marriage index, Hendon district, Middlesex volume 3a page 906.

Canadian passenger lists
Departed Liverpool. arrived Montreal Quebec, on the Missanabie May 16 1915 Herbert Scrimshaw, age 24, born England, clerk, destination Winnipeg.
Wife Georgina Scrimshaw, age 23, born England.

1921 census of Canada
Outremont, Montreal, Quebec
Head Herbert Scrimshaw, age 30 born England, parents born England, Canadian, stenographer.
Wife Georgina Scrimshaw, age 29, born Scotland, parents born England.
Son Anthony Scrimshaw, age 4, born Quebec.

Canada Voters Lists 1968
9150 Boulevard Gouin Ouest, Dollard, Quebec
Herbert Scrimshaw
Donald Scrimshaw, designer
Notes for Georgina (Spouse 1)
Information from Lea Ann Simpson’s web site on

In the 1901 census 25 Fortnam Rd, Upper Holloway, Islington, London.
Head George Mills, age 50, retired Brass Wire Drawer, born Camberwell, London.
Wife Margaret Mills, age 47, born Newcastle on Tyne.
Daughter Margaret M. Mills, single, age 29, born Scotland.
Daughter Susan Mills, single, age 24, Milner, born Scotland.
Son George Mills, age 20, single, traveller, born Scotland.
Daughter Elizabeth Mills, single, age 18, born Scotland.
Daughter Florence M. Mills, age 12, born Scotland.
Daughter Georgina Mills, age 9, born Scotland.

London School Admissions Duncombe Road School, Islington
Admission April 15, 1901 Minnie Mills, born July 12, 1888, last school attended Holy Trinity Islington, highest standard there, Standard III, left this school April 24, 1903, exempted. Georgina Mills, born February 13, 1892, last school attended Holy Trinity islington, standard I, left this school March 21, 1904, removed. Father George Mills of 25 Fortnam Road.

UK Incoming Passenger Lists
Departed Montreal, Quebec, arrived London, England, on May 10, 1931 on the Ausonia Georgina Scrimshaw, house wife, age 39, proposed address Regent Palace Hotel, London.

Canadian Passenger Lists
Departed Southampton, England arrived Quebec, Quebec, on the Alaunia June 15, 1931 Georgina Scrimshaw, age 39, wife, born Scotland, nationality Canada (British), in Canada May 1915 to April 1931 at 37 - 11 Basset Street, Montreal, Quebec, destination home husband Mr. Herbert Scrimshaw, 3602 Saint Familie, Montreal Quebec

UK Incoming passenger Lists
Departed Montreal arrived London on the Briarwood August 24 1934 Georgina Scrimshaw, age 41, proposed address 16 Birchwood Street Bexley Heath, Kent, housewife, permanent resident of Canada,
Anthony Herbert Scrimshaw, age 17
and Donald Edward George Scrimshaw, age 9.

UK Outward passenger Lists
Departed Liverpool, England, November 6, 1939 on the Newfoundland, destination Halifax, Canada
Georgina Scrimshaw, age 47 last address in UK 22 Oxford Avenue, St. Albans, Herts, housewife.
Donald E. G. Scrimshaw, age 15.
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