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Antony Raymond Jabez-Smith

Antony Raymond Jabez-Smith[1, 2]

Male 1914 - 2000  (85 years)

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  • Name Antony Raymond Jabez-Smith 
    Born 19 Jun 1914  Shalford, Guildford, Surrey Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Gender Male 
    Occupation 1934  London Find all individuals with events at this location 
    solicitor, passed Law Society exams. Source: The Times 
    Military service 1939 to 1945  Eichstatt, Germany Find all individuals with events at this location  [4, 5
    Lieutenant, 1st Bn Queen Victorias Rifles, prisoner-of-war in Germany 
    Antony Raymond Jabez-Smith POW registration card
    Antony Raymond Jabez-Smith POW registration card
    This registration card was issued to Lieutenant (later Captain) Antony Raymond Jabez-Smith (1914-2000), 1st Battalion, Queen Victoria's Rifles, King's Royal Rifle Corps, who was captured at Calais in May 1940. He was a prisoner of war in Germany from 1940 until 1945. Oflag VII-C was a POW camp for officers located in Laufen Castle in south-eastern Bavaria. Most of the prisoners were British officers captured during the French campaign.
    Occupation 1951  London Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Mr. A. R. Jabez-Smith of His Majesty's Customs and Excise has been appointed Secretary. 
    Probate 24 Mar 1959  Holloway Sanitorium, Virginia Water, Surrey Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    on death of Jabez Jabez-Smith, to Antony Raymond Jabez-Smith solicitor and Vivien Leslie Alford (wife of Mark Hugh Tankerville Alford. Effects 17,757 7s 2d, 
    Died 28 May 2000  Phillimore Gardens, London Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
    • Antony's death certificate shows he died at home -
      Died 28 May 2000 at 21 Upper Phillimore Gardens, London W8 7HF
      Born 19 Jun 1914 Shalford
      Solicitor, (retired)
      Informant: Patrick Kenneth WALKER, cousin, present at the death. His usual address: Flat 10, 437 Fulham Road, London SW10
      Cause of death :
      1 carcinoma of the lung
      2 congestive cardiac failure
      Certified by C BLOOM MBBS
    Person ID I281  Brooksbank
    Last Modified 27 Oct 2016 

    Father Jabez Jabez Smith,   b. 16 Oct 1887, Faversham, Kent Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 10 Jan 1959, Virginia Water, Surrey Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 71 years) 
    Mother Dorothy Winifred Cannon,   b. 1 Nov 1888, Anerley Park, Croydon, London Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 21 Aug 1970, Windsor, Berkshire Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 81 years) 
    Family ID F99  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

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    Link to Google MapsOccupation - solicitor, passed Law Society exams. Source: The Times - 1934 - London Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Mr. A. R. Jabez-Smith of His Majesty's Customs and Excise has been appointed Secretary. - 1951 - London Link to Google Earth
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  • Documents
    A page from John Barker's copy of the Lamplugh History (CW2) annotated by Antony Raymond Jabez-Smith
    A page from John Barker's copy of the Lamplugh History (CW2) annotated by Antony Raymond Jabez-Smith
    this was the first clue that Antony had Lamplugh blood, previously I had thought him just a great historian. See his penciled note on the right where he traces the lineage. Amazing stroke of luck.
    Antony Raymond Jabez-Smith bio
    Antony Raymond Jabez-Smith bio

    Histories
    An interpolation in a Lamplugh parish register
    An interpolation in a Lamplugh parish register
    - the mysterious case of the fudged documents clouding the ancestry of Archbishop Lamplugh

  • Notes 
    • (Research):Donald Schuder Nov 2006
      ...both Tony Jabez-Smith and C. Roy Hudleston ... had Lamplugh blood and Roy had Tolson blood, but very different lineage from mine on Tolson late 1400s. Roy and I are from different daus to Sir Wilfred Lawson, 1st Baronet Lawson of Isel

      John Barker 2006
      Anthony Raymond Jabez-Smith was the bookbinder and annotator of my copy of the Lamplugh History (CW2), See my note to Ben Brooksbank.

      Typed Letter Signed "T.S. Eliot" as a director of the publishing house, Faber and Faber Ltd. To Miss M. Elizabeth Barber, The League of Dramatists, informing her that he has changed legal representatives, from Messrs. Bird and Bird to Mr. A.R. Jabez-Smith of the firm of Messrs. Herbert, Oppenheimer, Nathan and Vandyk. Signed in blue ink. Estimated Value $500-600.

      JABEZ-SMITH, A.R.
      "Anthony Pearson, an Early Cumbrian Quaker."
      Transactions of the Cumberland and Westmorland Antiquities and Archaeological Society 84 (1984) 99-102.

      "Joseph Williamson and Thomas Lamplugh."
      Transactions of the Cumberland and Westmorland Antiquities and Archaeological Society 86 (1986) 145-161.
      [Will of Lamplugh (Archbishop of York (1691) printed; extracts from will of Williamson (curate, 1701) printed.] [8, 9]

  • Sources 
    1. [S2382] Donald Schuder 2006.

    2. [S5099] Aileen Paviour-Smith 2009.

    3. [S5009] birth i281.

    4. [S2380] prisoner of war i281.

    5. [S2385] National Archives re Lieut Jabez-Smith.

    6. [S2381] probate i280.

    7. [S4431] death i281.

    8. [S2384] JB to Ben 2007.

    9. [S2386] letters to The Times i281.