George Herbert Blake

#47414, b. 28 October 1839, d. March 1907

Individual's Timeline

Christening28 October 1839George Herbert Blake1
Marriage1868George Herbert Blake
Death of Father13 March 1871George Blake2
Death RegMarch 1907George Herbert Blake3

Primary events

Secondary circumstances

  • Occupation: George was Lieutenant Royal Navy, commanding H.M.S. Goldfish in 1868, retired by 1891.

Census details

Research Notes

  • Research note 01: May 1 1868 in Co Donegal, Ireland

    On the 30th April, in Buncrana Church, GEORGE HERBERT BLAKE, ESQ., Lieutenant Royal Navy, commanding H.M.S. Goldfish, second son of GEORGE BLAKE, ESQ., of Redland, Bristol, and grandson of the late ARTHUR PALMER, ESQ., of that City, to FRANCES ELIZABETH, the youngest daughter of the late ALEXANDER CURRIE, ESQ., barrister at law, and the granddaughter of TRISTRAM CARY, of White Castle and the Casino, Londonderry.
  • Research note 02: As far as I can see on the internet, there was never a RN ship named Goldfish.

Children of George Herbert Blake and Frances Elizabeth Currie


  1. International Genealogical Index (IGI), name:     George Herbert Blake
    gender:     Male
    baptism/christening date:     28 Oct 1839
    baptism/christening place:     Plumstead Parva, Norfolk, England
    father's name:     George Blake
    mother's name:     Elizabeth
    indexing project (batch) number:     I02584-7
    system origin:     England-EASy
    source film number:     1526583.
  2. British newspapers Nat Lib AU, Births, Deaths, Marriages and Obituaries .
    The Bristol Mercury (Bristol, England), Saturday, March 18, 1871; Issue 4223.
  3. Find my past web sites, online or, Civil Registration event: Death
    Name:      BLAKE, George Herbert
    Registration district:      Bedford
    County:      Bedfordshire
    Year of registration:      1907
    Quarter of registration:      Jan-Feb-Mar
    Age at death:      67
    Volume no:      3B
    Page no:      221.