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System Number: 01953
Date: [10 June 1870][1]
Author: George Thatcher[2]
Place: London
Recipient: [none]
Repository: Glasgow University Library
Call Number: MS Whistler H54
Document Type: TDc[3]


[birth certificate:]

CERTIFIED COPY OF AN ENTRY OF BIRTH [...]

REGISTRATION DISTRICT: Wandsworth

1870      BIRTH IN THE SUB-DISTRICT OF Clapham IN THE COUNTy OF Surrey

NO. 45
(1) WHEN AND WHERE BORN. Tenth June 1870 4 Grantley Villas Lark Hall Rise
(2) NAME, IF ANY. Charles James Whistler[4]
(3) SEX. Boy
(4) NAME AND SURNAME OF FATHER. ———
(5) NAME AND MAIDEN SURNAME OF MOTHER. Louisa Fanny Hanson[5]
(6) RANK OR PROFESSION OF FATHER. ———
(7) SIGNATURE, DESCRIPTION AND RESIDENCE OF INFORMANT. Louisa Fanny Hanson Mother 4 Grantley Villas Lark Hall Rise Clapham
(8) WHEN REGISTERED. Twenty Second July 1870
(9) SIGNATURE OF REGISTRAR George Thatcher Registrar[6]
(10) BAPTISMAL NAME, IF ADDED AFTER REGISTRATION OF BIRTH. ———

 

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Notes:

1.  [10 June 1870]
This is actually the date of Hanson's birth; the registration was made on 22 July 1870.

2.  George Thatcher
George Thatcher, Registrar, Wandsworth Registry office.

3.  TDc
This is an official typed copy of a birth certificate. The printed detail of the form is in red ink.

4.  Charles James Whistler
Charles James Whistler Hanson (1870-1935), engineer, son of JW and Louisa Fanny Hanson [more].

5.  Louisa Fanny Hanson
Louisa Fanny Hanson (b. 1849), parlour-maid and mother of JW's son Charles J. W. Hanson [more].

6.  George Thatcher Registrar
This is not signed by hand but is typed.