Ernest Henry Shackleton

ID #2031, (15 Feb 1874-5 Jan 1922)
  • Last Edited: 2022-01-24

Notes

Occupation: Sailor & Explorer.
Note: Explorer.
In 1890; Note: Ernest went to sea at age 16 on the Hoghton Tower, bound for a trip around Cape Horn.
In 1896; Note: qualified as First Mate.
In 1900; Note: assigned to a ship that was transporting troops to South Africa in support of the Boer War.
In 1905; Note: Attempted (failed) to become a MP.

Timeline

15 Feb 1874Ernest Henry Shackleton was born at Kilkea House, Kilkea, Co Kildare, Ireland.
around 50 miles SW of Dublin.1
9 Apr 1904He married Emily Mary Dorman, daughter of Charles Dorman and Jane Swinford, at Christ Church Broadway, Westminster, London, London, England.
Ernest Henry Shackleton, Full Age, Bachelor, Gentleman, 60 Prince's St, Edinburgh; Father: Henry Shackleton, Doctor of Medicine
Emily Mary Dorman, Full Age, Spinster, Queen Anne's Mansions; Father: Charles Dorman(deceased), Solicitor
Witnesses: Chas. H. Dorman, Henry Shackleton M.D., T. Fra. Swinford.2
The marriage was registered in 1904 AMJ quarter, in St Geo H Sq R.D., England.3
2 Feb 1905His son Raymond Swinford Shackleton was born at South Learmouth Gardens, Scotland.4
23 Dec 1906His daughter Cecily Mary Shackleton was born at South Learmouth Gardens, Scotland.4
2 Apr 1911Ernest Henry Shackleton appeared as Head in the 1911 census at St Nicholas Place, Sherringham, Norfolk, England.
Age 37 , married , Polar Explorer , born Athy, Kildare, Ireland ; also 2 nurses,4 domestics.
Household included:- Emily Shackleton, Raymond Swinford Shackleton and Cecily Jane Swinford Shackleton.5
15 Jul 1911His son Edward Arthur Alexander Shackleton was born.
26 Aug 1920His father, Henry Shackleton, died at Longton Road, Sydenham, Kent, England.6
5 Jan 1922Ernest Henry Shackleton died at Grytviken, South Georgia .
at 2:15 AM, on board ship QUEST at Grytviken, South Georgia.Heart attack.
5 Mar 1922Funeral service for Ernest Henry Shackleton was held at Lutheran Church, Grytviken, South Georgia .
5 Mar 1922He was buried at Grytviken, South Georgia .

Citations

  1. [S130] Family Search C70156-2 CASTLEDERMOT, KILD, IRE.
  2. [S2080] Parish Records - England Selected.
  3. [S180] Free BMD : 1904 AMJ St George's Hanover Square R.D. 1a993.
  4. [S1134] Visitation of Ireland - Vol5 - Additions & Corrections.
  5. [S21] Census, 1911, images & transcriptions RD 222 ED 18 Piece 11199.
  6. [S2046] National Probate Calendar (Index of Wills and Administrations), England & Wales, 1858-1995: Probate Register.

Raymond Swinford Shackleton

ID #2037, (2 Feb 1905-13 Mar 1960)
  • Last Edited: 2022-01-24

Family: Doreen Brenda Cicely Green (c Nov 1918-10 Aug 1985)

Timeline

2 Feb 1905Raymond Swinford Shackleton was born at South Learmouth Gardens, Scotland.1
Apr 1905He was baptized Christ Church, Westminster, London, England. Parents Sir Ernest Henry & Emily Maud Shackleton.1
2 Apr 1911He appeared as son in the 1911 census in the household of Ernest Henry Shackleton at St Nicholas Place, Sherringham, Norfolk, England.
Age 6 , born Edinburgh, Scotland.
Household included:- Emily Shackleton and Cecily Jane Swinford Shackleton.2
5 Jan 1922His father, Ernest Henry Shackleton, died at Grytviken, South Georgia .
9 Jul 1936Raymond Swinford Shackleton was an executor of Emily Shackleton's estate.3
c Aug 1938The marriage of Raymond Swinford Shackleton and Doreen Brenda Cicely Green was registered in 1938 JAS quarter, in Kensington R.D., England.4,5
13 Mar 1960Raymond Swinford Shackleton died at 190 Cromwell Rd, Kensington, London, England.3
13 Jun 1960Probate - Raymond Swinford Shackleton of 2 Fraser House, 190 Cromwell Rd, Kensington, London, died 13th March 1960. Probate at London, London, England, to Doreen Brenda C Shackleton, widow. Effects £11461-14s-2d.3

Citations

  1. [S1134] Visitation of Ireland - Vol5 - Additions & Corrections.
  2. [S21] Census, 1911, images & transcriptions RD 222 ED 18 Piece 11199.
  3. [S99] National Probate Calendar (Index of Wills and Administrations), England & Wales, 1858-1995.
  4. [S180] Free BMD : 1938 JAS Kensington 1a497.
  5. [S2046] National Probate Calendar (Index of Wills and Administrations), England & Wales, 1858-1995.

Cecily Jane Swinford Shackleton

ID #2038, (23 Dec 1906-1957)
  • Last Edited: 2022-01-10

Notes

Alternate Name: Cecily Mary Shackleton Alternate name given in Ireland Visitation Vol 5.1

Timeline

23 Dec 1906Cecily Mary Shackleton was born at South Learmouth Gardens, Scotland.1
Feb 1907She was baptized St Mary's Cathedral, Glasgow, Lanarkshire, Scotland.1
2 Apr 1911She appeared as Daughter in the 1911 census in the household of Ernest Henry Shackleton at St Nicholas Place, Sherringham, Norfolk, England.
Age 4 , born Edinburgh, Scotland.
Household included:- Emily Shackleton and Raymond Swinford Shackleton.2
5 Jan 1922Her father, Ernest Henry Shackleton, died at Grytviken, South Georgia .
1957Cecily Jane Swinford Shackleton died.

Citations

  1. [S1134] Visitation of Ireland - Vol5 - Additions & Corrections.
  2. [S21] Census, 1911, images & transcriptions RD 222 ED 18 Piece 11199.

Edward Arthur Alexander Shackleton

ID #2039, (15 Jul 1911-22 Sep 1994)
  • Last Edited: 2019-04-17

Family: Betty M Homan (16 Sep 1913-)

Timeline

15 Jul 1911Edward Arthur Alexander Shackleton was born.
Jul 1911His birth was registered in Wandsworth R.D., England, in the 1911 JAS quarter. MMN Dorman.1
5 Jan 1922His father, Ernest Henry Shackleton, died at Grytviken, South Georgia .
c May 1938The marriage of Edward Arthur Alexander Shackleton and Betty M Homan, daughter of Mary M Homan, was registered in 1938 AMJ quarter, in Westminster R.D., England.2
Sep 1939Edward Arthur Alexander Shackleton appeared on the 1939 register at Langham Hotel, Marylebone, London, England. Married; BBC Empire Talks Announcer.3
22 Sep 1994He died.
Sep 1994Edward Arthur Alexander Shackleton's death was registered in New Forest R.D., England; 1994 JAS quarter.4

Citations

  1. [S900] Online GRO Index 1911 JAS Wandsworth 1d1464.
  2. [S180] Free BMD : 1938 AMJ Westminster 1a1273.
  3. [S150] Register of British Population - September 1939.
  4. [S180] Free BMD : 1994 JAS New Forest 4941/54A/229 - 0994.