George Martin Wanless

George Martin Wanless

Male 1885 - 1962  (76 years)

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  • Name George Martin Wanless 
    Born 7 Feb 1885  Middleton Tyas, North Yorkshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Travel 22 Feb 1935  New Zealand Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • Left on 22/2/1935 on board the IONIC bound for Wellington
    Residence Mar 1935-Jan 1941  Wellington, New Zealand Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Travel Feb 1941  San Francisco, California, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • Sailing from Auckland, New Zealand on 10 Feb 1941 on the SS Monterey, arriving at San Francisco,California on 24 Feb 1941, George Wanless, age 56, a groom, married, reads & writes English, last permanent residence Wellington, New Zealand, born in Middleton, Yorkshire, passport issued 24 Jan 1941 at Wellington. Stamped "exempt official" and handwritten note looks like "government official" and below it says "gratis", so I guess no fee was charged to him.
    Died 1962 
    Buried Scrooby, Nottinghamshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Notes 
    • Most descendant info from his son Edwin's daughter Margaret, relayed by David Atkinson.

      Head groom for Lord Galway at Serlby Hall near Blyth, England. Lived at Bawtry as Head Groom to Lord Galway's Stables. Went to New Zealand for approx 6 years leaving Family at Searlby Hall.

      Left on 22/2/1935 on board the IONIC bound for Wellington
      Returned via USA (Date unknown) Arrived in San Francisco, USA in 1941 on board the MONTEREY
    Person ID I140  25: Wanless gardeners of the Norton-Sedgefield area, Co. Durham, England
    Last Modified 21 May 2016 

    Father Joseph Wanless,   b. 25 Jun 1854, Darlington, Co. Durham, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   bur. 10 Aug 1913  (Age ~ 59 years) 
    Mother Hannah Simpson,   b. 1 Jul 1864,   d. 19 Dec 1935  (Age 71 years) 
    Married 24 Apr 1884  Middleton Tyas, North Yorkshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F34  Group Sheet

    Family Florence Margaret Coates,   b. Est 1885, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown 
    Children 
     1. Joseph A. Wanless,   b. 6 Aug 1914, Bedale district, Yorkshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. May 1989, Ryedale district, Yorkshire Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 74 years)
     2. Edwin "Dick" Wanless,   b. 1915, Darlington district, County Durham, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 12 Mar 1999, North Yorkshire Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 84 years)
    Last Modified 2 Jan 2010 
    Family ID F41  Group Sheet

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    George Martin Wanless, s/o Joseph Wanless & Hannah Simpson
    George Martin Wanless, s/o Joseph Wanless & Hannah Simpson