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George Richmond Collis

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George Richmond Collis (c1810-1881) of George Richmond Collis and Co sometimes G. R. Collis and Co

Born the son of William Blow Collis, a Clerk.

1858 Married at St. Geo. Han. Sq. to Charlotte Augusta Whale. George is described as a merchant.

1871 Living at Stourton Castle, Stourton Road, Kinver, Staffs: George Richmond Collis (age 56 born Cannock), Retired Silversmith, Russian and Turkish Consul. Widower.[1]

1881 August 21st. Died age 71, of Grosvenor House, Leamington.[2]

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Sources of Information

  1. 1871 census
  2. Leamington Spa Courier - Saturday 27 August 1881