Grace's Guide

British Industrial History

Grace's Guide is the leading source of historical information on industry and manufacturing in Britain. This web publication contains 148,518 pages of information and 233,949 images on early companies, their products and the people who designed and built them.

William Gemmell (b.1847)

From Graces Guide

Jump to: navigation, search

William Gemmell (c1847- ), shipbuilder of Cook, Welton and Gemmell

1901 Living at 515 Arlably Road, Sculcoates: William Gemmell (age 54 born Renfrew), Ship Builder - Employer. With his wife Elenor Gemmell (age 60 born Durham) and their son Francis G. Gemmell (age 25 born Goole), Accountants Clerk. Also his S-in-law Frederick Fischbeck (age 47 born Malaysia), Banker Foreign, and WG's daughter Margaret R. Fischbeck (age 29 born Goole). One servants.[1]

1911 Living at St George, South Parade, Withernsea: William Gemmell (age 64 born Glasgow), Master Shipbuilder - Employer - Widower. With his son-in-law Fredrick Bernand Fishback (age 58 born Germany), Foreign Money Exchange), and his wife Margrate Ruck Fishback (age 38 born Hull). Also his grandson William Gemmel (age 4 born Hull). One servant.[2]

See Also


Sources of Information

  1. 1901 Census
  2. 1911 Census