Millicent Dauber

#49355, b. 1872, d. March 1944

Individual's Timeline

Birth1872Millicent Dauber
Birth RegJune 1872Millicent Dauber1
Marr RegMarch 1892Millicent Dauber2
Death16 January 1944Millicent Dauber3
Death RegMarch 1944Millicent Dauber4
Probate6 March 1944Millicent Dauber

Primary events

  • Birth: Millicent Dauber was born in 1872 in Boston, Lincolnshire, England.
  • Birth Reg: Millicent's birth was registered in the quarter ended in June 1872 in the Boston registration district.1
  • Marr Reg: The marriage of Millicent and William Edward T Swain was registered in the quarter ended March 1892 in the Lincoln registration district.2
  • Death: Millicent died on 16 January 1944 in Station Street, Lincoln, Lincolnshire, England, (Aged 72 years, worked back from recorded birth date).3
  • Death Reg: Millicent's death was registered in the quarter ended in March 1944 in the Boston registration district. (Her age calculates to 72 years).4
  • Probate: Her estate was probated on 6 March 1944. William Edward T Swain was the administrator and/or the beneficiary. The estate was valued at £695.

Secondary circumstances

  • Occupation: Millicent was a laundress.
  • Married Name: Her married name was Swain.2

Census details

Research Notes

  • Research note 01: MRS. MILLICENT SWAIN, obituary

    The funeral took place at Boston Cemetery, on Thursday, following a service in the Anglican chapel conducted by the Rev. J.R.W. Malkinson, of Mrs Millicent Swain, aged 71, of 10, Station Street, Boston who died at Boston General Hospital. Mrs Swain, who was a native of Boston, had been ill a month.

    The mourners were the widower, Mr and Mrs Cartwright (brother-in-law and sister), Mr and Mrs C Dauber (brother and sister-in-law), Mr and Mrs Bedells (brother-in-law and sister) and Mrs S Dauber (sister-in-law).


    Mr and Mrs Cartwright = Sister Susan and David W Cartwright (married Lincoln Apr-Jun 1914 Lincoln 7a 1917)

    Mr and Mrs C Dauber = Charlie and ?Elizabeth?

    Mr and Mrs Bedells = Sister Alice and her husband Leonard

    Mrs S Dauber = It’s possible that this was William’s widow – if she preferred to be called by her middle name of Sarah (she was still alive at this time).5

Child of Millicent Dauber and William Edward T Swain


  1. Website ( "England & Wales, FreeBMD Birth Index, 1837-1915 about Milicent Dauber
    Name:      Milicent Dauber
    Date of Registration:      Apr-May-Jun 1872
    Registration district:      Boston
    Inferred County:      Lincolnshire
    Volume:      7a
    Page:      405."
  2. Website ( "England & Wales, FreeBMD Marriage Index: 1837-1915 about William Edward T Swain
    Name:      William Edward T Swain
    Date of Registration:      Jan-Feb-Mar 1892
    Registration district:      Lincoln
    Inferred County:      Lincolnshire
    Volume Number:      7a
    Page Number:      727."
  3. Website ( "England & Wales, National Probate Calendar (Index of Wills and Administrations), 1858-1966 about Millicent Swain
    Name:      Millicent Swain
    Probate Date:      6 Mar 1944
    Death Date:      16 Jan 1944
    Death Place:      Lincolnshire, England
    Registry:      Lincolnshire, England."
  4. Website ( "England & Wales, Death Index: 1916-2006 about Millicent Swain
    Name:      Millicent Swain
    Birth Date:      abt 1872
    Date of Registration:      Jan-Feb-Mar 1944
    Age at Death:      72
    Registration district:      Boston
    Inferred County:      Lincolnshire
    Volume:      7a
    Page:      499."
  5. Alison Storey, "Alison Storey," e-mail to Shirley Elrick, Oct 2012.