The Hazel Family

A Family History

George Henry Hazel

Was born about 1878.

On 3rd April 1881 George H [2] was living with his parents Thomas W [38] a Bootmaker and Celia [27] and siblings Thomas WAE [5], Elizabeth J [4] and Fred C [1] at 7 Burgoyne Road, Portsea, Portsea Island, Hampshire. Living with them were his grandparents  Thomas W [68] a Bootmaker and Sarah Jane [69] their grandson Thomas Ubdsell [18] a Grocers Assistant and his uncle,  Alfred [33] a Bootmaker.

During the 1901 census held on 31st March George H [22] was living with his parents Thomas W [58] a Bootmaker and Celia [46] his siblings Thomas WAE [25], Elizabeth J Hunn [24], Celia SA [19], Emily Louise [17] and Alice Dora [12] nephew Jessie CAM Hunn [3 months] and uncle Alfred 53] a Bootmaker at 17 Somerset Road, Portsmouth, Hampshire.

George Henry married married a Laura Erskine SMITHERS on 24th December 1903 at St Simons, Southsea in Parish of Portsea in the County of Portsmouth. The marriage was witnessed by John W Fletcher and James Calder.

Laura Erskine SMITHERS - was born about 1874.

On 3rd April 1881 Laura [9] was living with her parents William [52] a Naval Pensioner and Louisa [51] at 57 School Road, Fareham, Hampshire.

During the 1891 census on 5th April Laura E [19] a General Servant Domestic was living in the household of Esther Meredith [37] who was Living on her own means.

On 31st March 1901 Laura [27] a Factory Hand Stays was living in the household of Frederick Bennett [48] a Pensioner RN at 69 Frederick Street, Portsmouth, Hampshire.

During the 1911 census on 31st March George Henry [32] a Fire-Wood Dealer and Laura Ertkine [37] were living at 60 Collingwood Road, Southsea, Portsmouth, Hampshire with their children George William [6], Celia Louisa [3] and Tom Erskine [1]. Also in the household was a Priest George Abraham [36] also a Fire-Wood Dealer.

George Henry died during 1928.

Family Connections


Thomas William Hazel

Celia Matthews

William Smithers

Louisa ???


George William

Thomas Alfred

Celia Louisa

Tom Erskine