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Henry Lavender Minter

Male 1837 - 1920  (82 years)


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  • Name Henry Lavender Minter 
    Born 19 Sep 1837  St. Annes, Soho, London Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2
    Christened 24 Nov 1837  St. Annes, Soho, London Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Gender Male 
    _UID 777F4E1AA60C48B2ABB4F90BD77EA8F66042 
    Died 24 May 1920  East Finchley, Middlesex Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Notes 
    • Apprenticed to Charles John Jarvis Smith of 1 Birchin Lane, Cornhill in the City of London on 4 May 1853 to learn the art of General Engraver. The apprenticeship to be for 7 years.

      Was a witness at sister Alice's marriage in 1860.

      1861 census: at 83 Berwick Street, London, aged 23, a heraldic and general engraver, unmarried.

      1871 & 1881 census: no trace.

      1891 census: at Woodside, 36 Baronsmere Road, East Finchley, Henry L (53, engraver, gold & silver), Ellen A (38) and Frederick W (1).

      Post Office Directory 1894 & 1898 has Henry Minter, Woodside, Baronsmere Road, East Finchley, London N.

      1901 census: at 36 Baronsmere Road, East Finchley, Henry L (63, living on own means), Ellen A (47) and Frederick W (11).

      Kelly's Directory for Wood Green, Muswell Hill etc, 1907 - 08 and 1910 - 11 has Henry L Minter, Woodside, Baronsmere Road, East Finchley, London N.

      1911 census: at 36 Baronsmere Road, East Finchley, London (7 rooms), Henry L (head, 73, married, private means, born Soho, London), Ellen A (wife, 58, married 25 years, 2 children, 1 living 1 died, born Bridport, Dorset) and Frederick W (son, 21, single, no occupation, born St James, London).
      Form signed Henry L Minter.

      Kelly's Directory of Wood Green, Muswell Hill ..., 1912-13 shows Henry L Minter, still at 36 Baronsmere Road, East Finchley (house name apparently Woodside).

      England & Wales, National Probate Calendar (Index of Wills and Administrations),1861-1941 (at Ancestry.co.uk, Nov 2010):
      MINTER Henry Lavender of 36 Baronsmere-road East Finchley Middlesex died 24 May 1920 Probate London 15 July 1920 to Ellen Amelia Minter widow and Frederick William Minter mechanical engineer. Effects £4177 3s.
    Person ID I226  Canterbury, Kent
    Last Modified 10 Nov 2015 

    Father George Minter,   b. Bef 3 May 1803, Sittingbourne, Kent Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1 May 1887, Margate, Kent Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 83 years) 
    Mother Mary Eliza BRIGGS,   b. Abt 1799, London Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 3 Mar 1856, Soho, London Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 57 years) 
    Married 15 Mar 1827  St. George Hanover Square, Westminster, London Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    • George Minter a bachelor of this parish and Mary Eliza Briggs a spinster of the parish of St James Westminster were married in this church by licence this fifteenth day of March in the year 1827. Both signed. Witnesses Alice Wilson, Edward Spittle both signed.
    Family ID F59  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Ellen Amelia STRONG,   b. Abt 1853, Bridport, Dorset Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 2 Jan 1928, Hornsey, Middlesex Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 75 years) 
    Married 16 Mar 1886  St James, Westminster, London Find all individuals with events at this location  [5, 6
    • Henry Lavender Minter, 48, bachelor, engineer of 42 Poland Street, father George Minter, gentleman. Ellen Amelia Strong, 32, spinster of 42 Poland Street, father Peter Strong, farmer. Both signed full names. Witnesses John K Strong, Kate E Strong both signed.
    Children 
     1. Frederick William Minter,   b. Sep 1889, Westminster, London Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 14 Jan 1960, Street, Somerset Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 70 years)
     2. Alice Maud Minter,   b. Bef 17 Apr 1892, East Finchley, Middlesex Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Dec 1892, Barnet RD Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 0 years)
    Last Modified 10 Jun 2014 19:54:00 
    Family ID F6  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsDied - 24 May 1920 - East Finchley, Middlesex Link to Google Earth
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  • Documents
    Henry Lavender Minter
    Henry Lavender Minter
    Apprenticeship Indenture date 4 May 1853

  • Sources 
    1. [S14] BMD index, probably the male child registered in Q4 1837, Strand 1/200. (Reliability: 3).

    2. [S146] Baptismal register at findmypast.co.uk, June 2014.

    3. [S14] BMD index, aged 82, Q2 1920 Barnet 3a/389. (Reliability: 3).

    4. [S17] Cliff Minter.

    5. [S14] BMD index, Q1 1886 Westminster 1a/774. (Reliability: 3).

    6. [S145] Marriage register at findmypast.co.uk, June 2014.