Family History Notebook

Edward Swindale

Son of Jabez Swindale and Caroline Milburn, born in 1901 in Blackhill, Consett, County Durham

Married Rachel Mawhinney Hamilton in 1929 (b. Newcastle 1900 d.1988 Gateshead)


None known

Died on the 17th of February 1933 in Westminster, London

Person ID 01012


A Wilkinson family tree on Ancestry owned by pdwilkinson66 names Stanley Gorden Swindale (1936 - 2002) as the son of Edward and Rachel. This seems a complete error.


a)    1911 UK census - Living with his parents at 36 Lyon Street, Hebburn on Tyne

b)    The birth of Edward Swindale, mother's maiden name Milburn, was registered in the fourth quarter of 1901 in the Lanchester district (FreeBMD / GRO 10 362)

        The marriage of Edward Swindale and Rachel M. Hamilton was registered in the second quarter of 1929 in the Gateshead district (FreeBMD 10a 1741)

        The death of Edward Swindale aged 31 was registered in the first quarter of 1933 in the St George Hanover Square district of London (FreeBMD 1a 752)

c)    National Probate Calendar
SWINDELL Edward of 5 King-street Pelaw county Durham died 17 February 1933 at Westminster Middlesex Administration Newcastle-upon-Tyne to Rachel Mawhinney Swindale widow. Effects 155 1s. 1d.