George Henry Hall snr 1843- 1921

Born Ellenhall Stafford to a successful farmer. Grocer, publican, & then grocer's traveller,all Birmingham, succumbing to temptation! .

. Lives in Aston & Birmingham. Marries twice: 3 children 1866-1870 and then 4 more 1884-1899

 

1843 George Henry Hall was born Stafford Dec 1843 to George Hall & Elizabeth Marston Baptised 19/11/1843 at Ellenhall St Mary- FMP

1851C. George H Hall, 7, is living Lawnhead, Ellenhall, Staffs

John Hall Head Widower Male 65 1786 Farmer 380 A 4 Labourers Staffordshire, England
George Hall Son Married Male 37 1814 Farmer 380 A 4 Labourers Gnosall, Staffordshire, England
Elizabeth Hall - - Female 37 1814 - Staffordshire, England
George H Hall Son - Male 7 1844 - Ellenhall, Staffordshire, England
Edward T Hall Son - Male 5 1846 - Ellenhall, Staffordshire, England
John Hall Son - Male 3 1848 - Ellenhall, Staffordshire, England
Betsey Hall Daughter - Female 2 1849 - Ellenhall, Staffordshire, England
John Ward - Unmarried Male 28 1823 Farm Servant Church Eaton, Staffordshire, England
Charles Smith - Unmarried Male 24 1827 Farm Servant Ranton, Staffordshire, England
Thomas Killfine - Unmarried Male 15 1836 Farm Servant Stone, Staffordshire, England
John Astley - - Male 9 1842 Farm Servant Gnosall, Staffordshire, England
Mary Powel - Unmarried Female 24 1827 Farm Servant Church Eaton, Staffordshire, England
Carroline Slinn - Unmarried Female 18 1833 Farm Servant Knightley, Staffordshire, England
Luisa Madely - - Female 14 1837 Farm Servant Gnosall, Staffordshire, England

1861C. George H Hall, 17, is living Lawnhead, Ellenhall, Staffs

George Hall Head Married Male 46 1815 Farmer Gnosall, Staffordshire, England  
Elizabeth Hall Wife Married Female 48 1813 - Hopton, Staffordshire, England  
George H Hall Son Unmarried Male 17 1844 - Lawnhead, Staffordshire, England  
Edward T Hall Son - Male 15 1846 - Lawnhead, Staffordshire, England  
Betsey Hall Daughter - Female 12 1849 - Lawnhead, Staffordshire, England  
Mary Hall Daughter - Female 7 1854 - Lawnhead, Staffordshire, England  
Elizabeth Bagnold Servant - Female 23 1838 Dairymaid Staffordshire, England  
Mary Higgins Servant - Female 19 1842 House Maid Knightley, Staffordshire, England

1864. George Henry Hall married Eliza Turner Birmingham Dec1864

1866. Lizzie G Hall born Aston Jun 1866

1867. George Henry Hall was declared bankrupt- 15/11/1867

1868. George Henry Hall was born 28/8/1868 at 3, Camp Hill, Aston, Birmingham to George Hy & Eliza . He died 1930

1869. George Henry Hall , Wheatsheaf, Camp Hill, was fined 2s.6d + costs for keeping open his public house during illegal hours- Birmingham Post 26/4/1869

1870. Alice M Hall born Aston Mar 1870 - she his child from 1891C where both George H & Alice M are living with an uncle & aunt , the aunt a sister of Eliza

Children of George Henry Hall & Eliza Turner

1870. His wife, Eliza Hall, 24, dies Aston Jun 1870

1871C. George Hy Hall, 27, grocer, publican & coal agent, widower is living Camp Hill Aston . He and his 2 sisters all born Ellenhall , Staffs

George Hy Hall Head - Male 27 1844 - Staffordshire, England  
Lizzie G Hall Daughter - Female 4 1867 - Warwickshire, England  
Betsy Hall Sister - Female 22 1849 - Staffordshire, England  
Mary Hall Sister - Female 20 1851 - Staffordshire, England  
Chas H Botte Boarder - Male 22 1849 - Shropshire, England

1877. George Henry Hall embezzled £500 due to betting, then took more to try to cover the losses: a betting book was found on him: Birminggham Stipendiary Session, Dundee Telegraph 7/12/1877

1878. George Henry Hall served 12 months for embezzlement- see 1878 & 1890 documents .

1881C. George Hy Hall, 36, grocer's traveller, widower is living 127 Gt Colmore Street, Birmingham

Robert Kerr Head Married Male 24 1857 Travelling Draper (Hawker) Dumfriesshire, Scotland  
Mary Kerr Wife Married Female 22 1859 - Drakes Cross, Worcestershire, England  
Robert Kerr Son Single Male 0 1881 - Penn, Warwickshire, England  
William Rhodes Boarder Single Male 19 1862 Coachman Unemployed (Nd) Langley Heath, Warwickshire, England  
George Hy Hall Lodger Boarder Widower Male 36 1845 Grocers Traveller Ellenhall, Staffordshire, England  
Harry Synyer Boarder Lodger - Male 26 1855 Jeweller Employing 1 Man 2 Boys Birmingham, Warwickshire, England

1883. A Frederick Charles Hall was born Birmingham Mar 1883 , but then died in 1884

1884. George H Hall marries Mary Jane Slight Birmingham Jun 1884 . She only aged 21/22 [ born Holbeach Sep 1862] - he aged 40. .

1885. Another Frederick Hall born- no initial : dofb 26/12/1884 from the 1939 register

1890. George Henry Hall was sentenced to 5 years penal servitude for embezzlement, 3 counts of £ 11.12.6d in 4 months, from his master -FMP. See Newspaper articles & Court Document . Total amount ~ £1700.

1891C. He in prison somewhere, maybe Portsmouth . The wife & 2 sons at Belgrave Street , Kings Norton , Worcs , with 5 boarders, to pay the way!

Mary J Hall Head Married Female 27 1864 - Lincolnshire, England  
Frederic C Hall Son - Male 6 1885 - Birmingham, Warwickshire, England  
Arthur E Hall Son - Male 4 1887 - Birmingham, Warwickshire, England  
Charles E Hill Boarder Single Male 25 1866 Clerk Worcester  
James H Davis Boarder Single Male 20 1871 Retired Grocer Nottingham  
Henry A Perry Boarder Married Male 24 1867 Glass Writer Essex, England  
Ada B Perry Boarder Married Female 22 1869 - Bow, Middlesex, England  
Faith G Perry Boarder - Female 0 1891 - Birmingham, Warwickshire, England

1894. Discharged from prison in Portsmouth - see his description on discharge, year of birth surely wrong!!

1901C. George H Hall, 57, commercial traveller, b. Ellenhall, is living 10 Glaston Road Aston . 2 more children born after his discharge

George H Hall Head Married Male 57 1844 Commercial Traveller Ellenhall, Staffordshire, England  
Mary J Hall Wife Married Female 33 1868 - Fleet, Lincolnshire, England  
Frederick C Hall Son Single Male 16 1885 Merchants Clerk Birmingham, Warwickshire, England  
Arthur E Hall Son Single Male 14 1887 - Birmingham, Warwickshire, England  
Dorothy M Hall Daughter Single Female 5 1896 - Birmingham, Warwickshire, England  
Joseph S Hall Son - Male 2 1899 - Birmingham, Warwickshire, England  
Mary E Reynolds Mother-In-Law Widow Female 70 1831 - Stourbridge, Worcestershire, England  
Peter M MacColl Boarder Single Male 27 1874 Accountants Clerk Scotland  
James Tomkinson Boarder Single Male 43 1858 Fishmonger Birmingham, Warwickshire, England

Children of George Henry Hall & Mary Jane Slight

1911C. George Henry Hall, 67, traveller hardware, b. Ellenhall, is living in 7 rooms at 153 Moseley Road Birmingham Aston . Married 27 years, 4 children, all alive

George Henry Hall Head Married Male Travellar Hardware 67 1844 Staffordshire Ellenhall Parish  
Mary Jane Hall Wife Married Female - 47 1864 Lilconshire Fleet  
Frederick Charles Hall Son Single Male Manager Silversmiths 26 1885 Birmingham  
Dorothy Mary Hall Daughter Single Female Student Typist 15 1896 Birmingham  
Joseph Stanley Hall Son - Male Schoolboy 13 1898 Birmingham  
Mary Elizabeth Reynolds Grandmother Widow Female Pensioner Old Age 81 1830 Worcestershire Stourbridge  
Joel Michael Romaine Boarder Single Male Cabinet Maker 25 1886 London

1921. George H Hall, 77, dies Birmingham Jun 1921- no probate!

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