Family History Notebook

Edward Swinney

Son of Edward Swinney and Mary Ann Hall, born on the 19th of July 1863 in Plymouth, Devon

Married Fannie Ida Sherrington in 1890 in the Cork district (1862 - 1938)


Ida Mary, born on the 27th of July 1891 in Plymouth, Devon
Geoffrey Edward, born 1898 in Saltash, Cornwall

Died on the 5th of December 1925 in Fareham, Hampshire

Person ID 05131


0    Text in red represents information obtained from the internet (family trees etc) which I have not yet confirmed.


a)    1871 UK census    Living in Plymouth with his parents
        1881 UK census    An engineering student at HMS Marlbrough, Portsmouth
        1891 UK census    Fannie is living with her husband's parents in Plymouth
        1901 UK census    Fannie, Ida and Geoffrey are living in Saltash, Cornwall
        1911 UK census    An Engineer commander in the Royal Navy married to Ida (47), with two children
        1920 Wandsworth Electoral Registers    Edward, Fannie and Geoffrey are living in Dafforne Road Wandsworth

b)    The birth of Edward Swinney was registered in the third quarter of 1863 in the Plymouth district (5b 252)

        The marriage of Edward Swinney and Fannie Ida Sherrington was registered in the third quarter of 1890 in the Cork district (5 65)

        The death of Edward Swinney aged 62 was registered in the fourth quarter of 1925 in the Fareham district (2b 758)

c)   Web: UK, Royal Naval Officers' Service Records Index, 1756-1931 [database on-line].

Name: Edward Swinney
Birth Date: 19 Jul 1863
Enrolment Date: 1 Jul 1884
Rank: Engineer Commander

d)    National Probate Calendar:
SWINNEY Edward of 2 Winifride-road Waterlooville Hampshire died 5 December 1925 at Knowle Mental Hospital Fareham Hampshire Probate Winchester 10 March to Fannie Ida Swinney widow.  Effects 243.