Recording Pioneers


Alfred Collins SKELSON  1889 - 1923   PIONEER    PARENTS    LIFE    NOTES    LABELS    PHOTOS    THANK YOU

PIONEER

Alfred Collins SKELSON  1889 - 1923

aka Alfred C. Skelson, A. C. Skelson, Alfred Skelson, A. Skelson
nationality
occupation
birth 3 Oct 1889, Leicester, Leicestershire, ENGLAND
baptism
death 12 Aug 1923, (Arnseby) Royal Infirmary Leicester, Leicestershire, ENGLAND
burial
marriage married on .. Oct/Nov/Dec 1915 (residence: 8 Bonchurch Road, West Ealing):
Emma RILEY

b. .... <1890>, .......
d. .. Oct/Nov/Dec 1929, Leicester, Leicestershire, ENGLAND (39y in FreeBMD: 7a 745)

children
  • Ronald Arthur

    b. 14 Jan 1917, Brentford, Middlesex
    d. 3 Oct 1977, Leicester, Leicestershire, ENGLAND

  • Harry Ernest

    b. 1 Aug 1918, Brentford, Middlesex
    d. 5 Oct 2000, ............

  • Alfred Raymond

    b. .. July/Aug/Sep 1921, Brentford, Middlesex
    d. 18 Oct 1943, ..........., ITALY (burial: Bari War Cemetery, Bari, Puglia, ITALY)


PARENTS

father ............. COLLINS
mother Elizabeth ..........
children
  • Alfred Collins

    b. 3 Oct 1889, Leicester, Leicestershire, ENGLAND
    d. 12 Aug 1923, (Arnseby) Leicester, Leicestershire, ENGLAND


LIFE


1891 ENGLAND & WALES CENSUS (Leicester, Leicestershire, England):
Emma SKELSON (43y) single greengrocer
= Clara SKELSON (24y) sister worsted spinner
= Sarah SKELSON (22y) sister shoefitter
- Elizabeth COLLINS (23y) boarder worsted doubler
= Alfred COLLINS (1y) boarder



1901 ENGLAND & WALES CENSUS (Leicester, Leicestershire, England):
Emma SKELSON (53y)
= Clara SKELSON (34y) sister
= Sarah SKELSON (32y) sister
= Alfred SKELSON (11y) nephew



recorder GRAMCO ca 1922 (BE/CE)

Recorded in BE (25cm) and CE (30cm) matrix series:

BE/CE 1-116 4 - 31 October 1921 Paris
BE/CE 117-144 5 - 8 December 1921 Copenhagen
BE/CE 145-323 9 January - 3 March 1922 Paris
BE/CE 324-441 22 March - 27 May 1922 Milan
BE/CE 442-459 5 - 8 June 1922 Vigo
BE/CE 460-483 12 - 13 June 1922 El Ferrol
BE/CE 484-507 17 - 20 June 1922 Madrid
BE/CE 508-563 27 June - 7 July 1922 Barcelona
BE/CE 564-608 24 - 29 August 1922 Copenhagen
BE/CE 609-741 1 - 14 September 1922 Stockholm
BE/CE 742-787 23 - 28 October 1922 Copenhagen
BE/CE 788-861 9-22 November 1922 Prague
BE/CE 862-899 11-14 December 1922 Copenhagen
BE/CE 900-983 2 January - 8 February 1923 Milan
BE/CE 984-1118 18 March - 15 May 1923 Copenhagen
BE/CE 1119-1209 18 - 28 May 1923 Stockholm
BE/CE 1210-1288 19 June to 16 July 1923 Milan
BE/CE 1289-1299 not used

On 12 August 1923 Alfred Skelson died in the Royal Infirmary U.D., Leicester due to an accidental fall down stairs
(at the time his address was: 11 Balfour Road, West Ealing, London

In 1929 Skelson's matrix series taken over by John Hartley Ellis:
BE/CE 1300-2735 ................... .......


NOTES


COMPANIES & LABELS



PHOTOS

Alfred Skelson



THANK YOU


Alan Kelly
M. Jane Horsefall