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From: Roger Lovell <>
Subject: Re: [PORTSMOUTH-GOSPORT] WILLIAM HENRY SANDON - Trade Directories Lookup
Date: Tue, 9 Sep 2003 15:25:50 +0100
Have you checked the 1901 census on line?
William Sandon aged 27 (ie dob 1873/4) born in Cosham was probably in
the Royal Navy in 1901 as he was on Sark as an "Arm Crew" - an
armourer. One of my relatives (Charles Lovell) was also on Sark as a
In case you are not aware Sark is one of the Channel Islands.
In the 1900 Kelly's Directory (a general directory of Trades, Streets
and private citizens) there is a William Henry Sandon at 69 Powerscourt
Road, Landport (only a few streets south of Laburnum Avenue). Probably
your William's Dad?
Hope this adds to your info
On Tuesday, September 9, 2003, at 02:54 pm, Clive Sandon wrote:
> Dear Geraldine
> Apologies please. I became carried away. The William Henry Sandon you
> discovered is the FATHER of the William Henry Sandon the alleged hotel
> keeper. Things are unravelling!!!! The father died in 1912 at Laburnum
> Grove. So he was on his last legs at that stage. Still, what is he
> doing in
> a trade directory???
> Clive Sandon
> Brisbane, Australia
> Researching Sandon, Sly, Bonus, Billing, Bush, Cox, Christian, King
> in England all periods
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