Gabriel Smith


 

1888

1891

Born: 14th of December: Gabryl.    Original surname: Zmidek

Registration of Birth: Document 219.


 

Translation of the above

This happened in the city of Radom on the15th / 27th of July in the year 1891 at nine thirty in the morning. Dawid Zmidek appeared, an unskilled laborer from the city of Chmielnik in the county of Stopnica, in the Province of Kielce, residing temporarily in the village of Firlej in the district of Wielogóra, he is thirty two years old; in the presence of Judka Rozencwejg, an industrialist, fifty seven years old, and Majlich Rozenberg, a local synagogue attendant, fifty years old, both from the city of Radom; and he presented to us a male child, born as a twin on the 2nd / 14th of December in the year 1888 at five o’clock in the morning, to his wife Sura Gitla nèe Wolberg, thirty years old.

At the circumcision this child was given the name Gabryl.

The delay in registering this birth is due to the father’s fault, he did not present his marriage certificate. This record was read to the declarant and witnesses and it was signed by us. The father is illiterate.

1911 Census: Aged 21, Single.
Address - 12 Princes Square, St. Georges East
Occupation - Fancy Cardboard Maker
1912 Married: 6th March to Deborah Elburg (born 8th June 1891) in the East End of London  
1921

Naturalised UK citizen
Source:

 
1936    Gabriel and Debbie at Tilly's Wedding 1936

     
1995 Died:15 September  

 

Children  
  Date of Birth Date of Death  
Tilly
20th May
1914   1997  
David
15th August
1916 15 Sept 1995  
Sylvia
7th May
1918 4th December 2007  
Mary
26th December
1919      
Freda
17th August
1921 5th June 2005  
Jack
9th March
1923   1923  
Sara
22nd March
1930