Rev. Henry Renney Snell, 18941980 (aged 86 years)

Name
Rev. Henry Renney /Snell/
Name prefix
Rev.
Given names
Henry Renney
Surname
Snell
Birth
Address: Elwes Street
Birth of a sister
Address: 37 Elwes Street
Birth of a brother
British Queen
Victoria
from June 20, 1837 to January 22, 1901 (aged 6 years)
Education
Elementary
between May 1, 1899 and April 29, 1907 (aged 13 years)
School or college: St Mary's Church of England School
Note: Moved from a school in Barrow

Moved from a school in Barrow

Dates of Presentation in Successive Standards:
I: 1901
II: 1902
III:1903
IV: 1904
V: 1905
VI: 1906

Exemp. Cert on leaving

Census
Address: Melton Road

1901 UK Census transcript - Frederick Drury Snell - Household
RG13/3101
Wrawby

NameRelationMCAgeSexOccupationEmployWHBirthplaceInfirm
Frederick D. SnellHeadM33MTailorWorkerLincolnshire, Brigg
Annie E. SnellWifeM32FYorkshire, Hull
Florence E. SnellDaughter8FLincolnshire, Brigg
Henry R. SnellSon7MLincolnshire, Brigg
Ethel M. SnellDaughter5FLincolnshire, Brigg
Francis J. SnellSon4MLincolnshire, Brigg
Birth of a brother
Birth of a brother
Address: Melton Road
Occupation
Grocer's apprentice
1909 (aged 14 years)
Employer: Jimmy Jackson
Note: As errand boy
British King
Edward VII
from January 22, 1901 to May 6, 1910 (aged 16 years)
Census
Address: Melton Road

1911 UK Census Transcription - Frederick Drury Snell - Household
RG14PN20059 RG78PN1200 RD424

NameRelationMCAgeSexYrsMChBChLChDOccupationIndustryEmployWHBirthplaceInfirm
Frederic Drury SnellHeadM43M---Journeyman TailorWorkerLincolnshire, Brigg
Annie Elizabeth SnellWifeM42F20660Yorkshire, Hull
Henry Renney SnellSonS17M----Grocers ApprenticeWorkerLincolnshire, Brigg
Francis John SnellSonS14M----Farm LabourerWorkerLincolnshire, Brigg
Frederic SnellSon9M----SchoolLincolnshire, Wrawby
Robert SnellSon3M----Lincolnshire, Wrawby
Joesph MoodyBoarderS15M----Errand BoyWorkerLincolnshire, Wrawby

Notes:
Signature: Frederic Drury Snell; Rooms: 4

Death of a paternal grandfather
Cause: Senile Decay, Hemiplegia Exhaustion
Address: Elwes Street
Note: Occupation: Brewer (Journeyman)
Death of a sister
Cause: Status epilepticus 3 days No PM
Address: Lunatic asylum
Note: Of Melton Road Wrawby, spinster, domestic servant

Memorial Inscription in Glanford Brigg Cemetery G229
Our parents Frederick Drury Snell died 28 February 1937 aged 69. Also Annie
Elizabeth Snell died 28 January 1942 aged 72. And our sister Florence Elizabeth Snell
died 22 Aug 1917 aged 25.

Military Service
First World War Service in France
January 1, 1918 (aged 23 years)
Note: "H R Snell, Orderly Sgt, 7th Lincs, France" is hand-written at the start of his 1918 diary
Census

1921 England - Census transcript - Frederick Snell - Household

NameRelationAgeSexConditionBirthplaceNatOccupationEmpWork placeChL
Frederick D Snellhead53y9mMMarBrigg, LincolnshireBritishTailorR Glover, Tailor & OutfitterR. Glover, Bigby St, Brigg1: 13
Annie Elizabeth Snellwife51y6mFMarHull, YorkshireBritishHousehold dutiesAt home
Henry Renney Snellson27y3mMSingleBrigg, LincolnshireBritishTheological studentDidsbury Collge, Manchester
Robert Snellson13y3mMBoth aliveWrawby, LincolnshireBritish
Ordination
Type: Methodist Minister
July 1924 (aged 30 years)
Address: Methodist Conference
Religious marriage
Address: Wesleyan Chapel
Occupation
Wesleyan Minister
August 6, 1924 (aged 30 years)
Residence
Address: Lovell's House
Residence
between 1924 and 1928 (aged 33 years)
Address: Wesley Place
(Hailgate?)
Birth of a son
Death of a maternal grandfather
Cause: Lobar Pneumonia of both lungs Natural Cause PM
Address: 41.5 Paisley Street
Note: Occupation: Retired provision merchants clerk
Note: Inquest held 14 March 1927
Occupation
Address: Newbegin
Residence
Address: 4 Eastbourne Road
British King
George V
from May 6, 1910 to January 20, 1936 (aged 41 years)
Occupation
Minister
between 1932 and 1936 (aged 41 years)
Address: Hessle Wesleyan Methodist Church
Residence
Address: 12 Ferriby Road
Census
Address: 14 St. David's Road

1939 England - Census transcript - Rev. Henry Renney Snell - Household

ScheduleSubNumNameRoleSexDOBMCOccupation
1361Snell, Henry RenneyM20 Mar 1894MarMinister of Religion
1362Snell, EleanorF19 Jul 1891MarUnpaid domestic duties
1363Smith, Annie EF23 May 1863WidUnpaid domestic duties
Occupation
Minister
between 1936 and 1940 (aged 45 years)
Address: Arundel Street
Residence
between 1936 and 1940 (aged 45 years)
Address: 14 St David's Road
Note: Sustained bomb damage January 10, 1941
British King
Edward VII
from January 20, 1936 to December 11, 1936 (aged 42 years)
Death of a father
Cause: Senile Dementia and Decay
Address: Melton Road
Note: Profession: Tailor Master

Memorial Inscription in Glanford Brigg Cemetery G229
Our parents Frederick Drury Snell died 28 February 1937 aged 69. Also Annie
Elizabeth Snell died 28 January 1942 aged 72. And our sister Florence Elizabeth Snell
died 22 Aug 1917 aged 25.

Residence
between 1940 and 1944 (aged 49 years)
Address: 20 Salisbury Road
Death of a mother
January 28, 1942 (aged 47 years) Age: 72

Memorial Inscription in Glanford Brigg Cemetery G229
Our parents Frederick Drury Snell died 28 February 1937 aged 69. Also Annie
Elizabeth Snell died 28 January 1942 aged 72. And our sister Florence Elizabeth Snell
died 22 Aug 1917 aged 25.

Residence
between 1944 and 1950 (aged 55 years)
Address: 134 Wrottesley Road
British King
George VI
from December 11, 1936 to February 6, 1952 (aged 57 years)
Occupation
Methodist Minister. Superintendent of the London (Sydenham and Forest Hill) Circuit
between 1950 and 1956 (aged 61 years)
Address: St James Methodist Church, Stanstead Road
Residence
between 1950 and 1956 (aged 61 years)
Address: 24 Allenby Road
British Queen
Elizabeth II
from February 6, 1952 (aged 57 years)
Occupation
Methodist Minister and Superintendent
between 1956 and 1957 (aged 62 years)
Address: St John's Square Methodist Church
Note: Stayed until closure of the Mission
Occupation
Superintendent Minister
between 1957 and 1960 (aged 65 years)
Address: Carnegie Street (??)
Residence
between 1956 and 1961 (aged 66 years)
Address: 41 Aberdeen Park
Occupation
Methodist Prison Chaplain
between 1960 and 1965 (aged 70 years)
Address: Camden Road, Holloway
Note: Dates are approximate
Residence
between August 8, 1961 and 1980 (on the date of death)
Address: 17 Norman Court
Death of a brother
Death of a wife
Address: Potters Bar and District Hospital
Cause: Bronchopneumonia; Senility
Death
Address: Potters Bar and District Hospital
Cause of death: Bronchopneumonia; Cerebral Thrombosis
Note

Left Wrawby Church of England School at age 13 and apprenticed to a Brigg grocer, Mr Jimmy Jackson. Was a qualified lay preacher in 1912. In 1917 did 2 years in the forces, followed by 3 years training at DIdsbury.

Family with parents
father
Fred Snell, 1937
18671937
Birth: September 24, 1867 43 Brigg, Lincolnshire, England
Death: February 28, 1937Wrawby, Lincolnshire, England
mother
Annie Renney c. 1915
18681942
Birth: December 22, 1868 29 23 Sculcoates, Hull, Yorkshire, England
Death: January 28, 1942
Religious marriage Religious marriageJuly 6, 1891Hull, Yorkshire, England
11 months
elder sister
18921917
Birth: May 29, 1892 24 23 Brigg, Lincolnshire, England
Death: August 22, 1917Bracebridge Heath, Lincoln, Lincolnshire, England
22 months
himself
Boys Brigade Camp, Bembridge, Isle of Wight, August 1955
18941980
Birth: March 20, 1894 26 25 Brigg, Lincolnshire, England
Death: July 22, 1980Potters Bar, Hertfordshire, England
17 months
younger sister
Ethel Snell c. 1920
18951982
Birth: August 18, 1895 27 26 Brigg, Lincolnshire, England
Death: October 3, 1982
18 months
younger brother
Frank Snell c. 1917
18971979
Birth: February 18, 1897 29 28
Death: December 26, 1979
6 years
younger brother
Fred Snell c. 1920
1902
Birth: October 9, 1902 35 33
6 years
younger brother
Rob Snell c. 1921
19081989
Birth: March 28, 1908 40 39 Wrawby, Lincolnshire, England
Death: October 24, 1989Wrexham, Clwyd, Wales
Family with Eleanor Smith
himself
Boys Brigade Camp, Bembridge, Isle of Wight, August 1955
18941980
Birth: March 20, 1894 26 25 Brigg, Lincolnshire, England
Death: July 22, 1980Potters Bar, Hertfordshire, England
wife
Eleanor Smith c. 1914
18911980
Birth: July 19, 1891 35 28 Wrawby, Lincolnshire, England
Death: May 23, 1980Potters Bar, Hertfordshire, England
Religious marriage Religious marriageAugust 6, 1924Wrawby, Lincolnshire, England
21 months
son
RHS retirement photo, 1986, taken for the Courier Post Office paper
19261997
Birth: April 13, 1926 32 34 Howden, Yorkshire, England
Death: January 30, 1997Barnet, Hertfordshire, England