William Smedley
(1826-After 1891)
Elizabeth Smith
(Cal 1826-After 1881)
Lawrence Smedley
(Cal 1859-After 1927)
Dorothy Davies Hallam
(Cal 1850-1909)
Frederick William Smedley
(Cal 1881-)


Family Links

1. Annie Lottie Bailey

2. Alice Isobel Purves
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Frederick William Smedley

  • Born: Cal 1881, Sandicare 3
  • Marriage (1): Annie Lottie Bailey Jul to Sep 1909 in Shardlow 1
  • Marriage (2): Alice Isobel Purves on 13 Jul 1922 in Edinburgh, Scotland 2

  General Notes:



He worked as an Apprentice - Lace Trade in 1901 and resided at Church St, Sandiacre. 3 (with parents)

He worked as an Employee High Level Co in 1920 and resided at Scotland. 4

He worked as a Waterproof Coat Salesman before 1920. 5

He worked as a Commercial Traveller in 1922 and resided at George Hotel, 20 George St, Edinburgh. 2 (his age was given as 38)

He was involved in a court case about Convicted of Bigamy in 1927 in Edinburgh, Scotland. 6


Frederick married Annie Lottie Bailey, daughter of William Bailey and Mary Elizabeth Doar, Jul to Sep 1909 in Shardlow.1 (Annie Lottie Bailey was born 20th April 1881 in Sandiacre 3.)


Frederick next married Alice Isobel Purves, daughter of Thomas Alexander Purves and Susan Dixon, on 13 Jul 1922 in Edinburgh, Scotland.2 (Alice Isobel Purves was born Cal 1892.)


1 Chris Andrew (candrew AT, Marriages Sep 1909
BAILEY Annie LottieShardlow 7b 1040
SMEDLEY Frederick WilliamShardlow 7b 1040

2 Scotland's People - Document Image,, Marriage 1922.

3 Online Census and BMD,, 1901C.

4 Louise Bailey, Letter 1927. Smedley did not come to Scotland until the new year of 1920. He had been engaged by a Sunderland firm selling waterproof coats until then, when he came up here he was employed by High level Co. Newcastle.

5 Louise Bailey, Letter 1927.

6 Scotland's People - Document Image,, Corrected Marriage Entry.