NameGeorge OLIVER
Birth7 Nov 1808, St George East, Middlesex
Baptism8 Dec 1808, St. George in the East, Tower Hamlets, Middlesex
Death2 Aug 1885, Lewisham, Kent
FatherJoseph OLIVER (~1776-)
MotherAnn (~1781-)
Notes for George OLIVER
Parish records St. George in the East, Tower Hamlets, Middlesex
December 8 1808 Gorge Oliver son of Joseph Oliber by Ann his wife, Sampsons? Gardens?, born the 7th of November 1808

In the 1851 census 286-287 Hight Street, Wapping Middlesex. Head Joseph Oliver, age 75, iron monger employing 16 men, born St. George E., Middlesex. Wife Ann Oliver, age 70, born Wapping. Son George Oliver, unmarried, age 42, ironmonger employing 16 men, St. George East, Middlesex. 2 servants.

In ther 1861 census 1 Kent Place, Lewisham, Kent. Head George Oliver, widower, age 52, ironmonger, born St George East, Middlesex. Son Francis Oliver, age 7, scholar, born Lewisham Kent. Son Arthur R. Oliver, age 5, scholar, born Lewisham, Kent. Step son George Oliver?, unmarried, age 20, ironmonger, born Lewisham. Step daughter Elizabeth Benwell , married, age 23, born Lewisham. Step son-in-law John P. Benwell, age 26, merchant, born Greenwich, Kent. Step granddaughter Elizabeth B. Benwell, age 7 months, born Lewisham. Neice Sarah Evmack? [Comack?], unmarried, age 23, born Deptford, Kent. 4 servants.

In the 1871 census Kent House, Lewisham Kent. Head George Oliver, widower, age 62, retired ironmonger, born St. George in East, Middlesex. Son Francis Oliver, age 17, scholar, born Lewisham. Son Arthur R. Oliver, age 15, scholar, born Lewisham. Daughter Elizabeth Benwell, age 33, born Lewisham. Son-in-law John Benwell, age 36, bill broker, born Greenwich. Grandson Charles M. Benwell, age 3, born Lewisham. Grand daughter Grace M. Benwell, age 2, born Lewisham. Visitor Anna Randall, unmarried, age 62, born Merroll?, Somerset. 4 servants.

In the 1881 census 78 Blackheath Hill, Lee, Lewisham, Kent. Head George Oliver, age 72, widower, retired iron merchant, born St. George E., Middlesex. Son Francis Oliver, unmarried, age 27, export tea merchant, born Lewisham. 2 visitors 3 servants, 1 visitor’s servant.

National Probate Calendar
November 28 1885. The Will of George Oliver late of 117 Lewisham-road, Lewisham in the County of Kent Esquire who died 2 August 1885 at 117 Lewisham-road was proved at the Principal Registry by John Pearson Benwell of 26 Nicholas-lane in the City of London Banking Agent the sole Executor. Personal Estate 315 pounds 1 shilling 11 pence.
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