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William Shaw[1]

Male 1865 - 1918


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  • Born  1865  Bayswater, London Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender  Male 
    Occupation  Horse keeper 3 Queens Arm Yard, Maida Vale Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Occupation  1881  Stableman/ Groom Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Residence  1881  3 Queens Arms Yard Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Occupation  1891  Horse keeper/Groom Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Occupation  1901  Bus Washer/ groom Qeens Arms Yard Maida Vale Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Occupation  4 Oct 1911  Driver of the Blue Bus London General Omnibus Company on last trip. Photo Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Occupation  1914  Blacksmith Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Residence  1914  36 Stafford Rd Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Died  Dec 1918  Willesden Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Buried  23 Dec 1918  Paddington Cemetary, Willesden Lane Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Person ID  I0353  The Bird Tree
    Last Modified  10 May 2013 

    Father  Jonathan Shaw,   b. 24 Sep 1837, Caddington, Bedfordshire Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 22 May 1906, 3 Queens Arms Yard, Paddington Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Relationship  Natural 
    Mother  Ann Summerfield,   b. 1836, Dunstable, Bedfordshire Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Bef 1881 
    Relationship  Natural 
    Married  14 Aug 1858  Caddington, Bedfordshire Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID  F121  Group Sheet

    Family  Ellen Shed Skingley,   b. Mar 1865, Writtle Chigwell, Epping, Essex Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Jan 1937, Willesden Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married  28 Feb 1886  St Saviours, Paddington Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Children 
     1. Edgar Shaw,   b. 1886, Pimlico, London Find all individuals with events at this location
     2. Dorothy Ada Shaw,   b. Dec 1890, Paddington, Kilburn Find all individuals with events at this location
     3. Alfred Shaw,   b. Dec 1890, Paddington, Kilburn Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1891, Paddington Find all individuals with events at this location
     4. Edith Sarah Shaw,   b. 18 Jan 1892, 2 Queens Arms Yard Kilburn, London Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 17 Feb 1978, St Mary's Hospital, Harrow Rd, Westminster Find all individuals with events at this location
    Family ID  F120  Group Sheet

  • Photos

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    Stables of LGOC
    Stables of LGOC
    Photo from the archives of Transport for London of stables used for the horses which pulled the omnibus.
    Stables
    Stables
    Stables used by LGOC.
    The Blue Bus
    The Blue Bus
    The Blue Bus of the London Geneal Omnibus Company last ran from Paddington on 4th October 1911.

    Histories
    Jonathan (1837 - 1906) and William Shaw (1865 – 1918)
    Jonathan (1837 - 1906) and William Shaw (1865 – 1918)
    My wife’s great great and great grandfathers both worked for the London General Omnibus Company at their stables in Paddington as stablemen and grooms to the horses.

    Horse Drawn Buses
    Horse Drawn Buses
    An article about etiquette from The Times on 30th January 1836.

  • Sources 
    1. [S02340] sues family.FTW.
      Date of Import: 25 May 2007