Tomlinson, Basil Murray (1881-1965)

Henderson’s Greater Vancouver Directory, 1912, Part 2, page 1257.

Henderson’s Greater Vancouver Directory, 1912, Part 2, page 1257.

Basil Murray Tomlinson was a real estate agent. He lived at 1952 Alberni Street in 1911 and 1912.

 

Family Background

Basil Murray Tomlinson was born in Middlesex, England on November 27, 1881.

London Metropolitan Archives; London, England; Board of Guardian Records, 1834-1906/Church of England Parish Registers, 1754-1906; Reference Number: P82/CTC/A/01/001. Ancestry.com. London, England, Church of England Births and Baptisms, 1813-1917 [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2010. Name: Basil Murray Tomlinson; Baptism Age: 0; Birth Date: 27 Nov 1881; Birth Place: Middlesex, England; Baptism Date: 22 Jan 1882; Baptism Place: Christ Church, Holborn, Camden, Middlesex, England; Father: Edward Murray Tomlinson; Mother: Louisa Ruth Tomlinson.

London Metropolitan Archives; London, England; Board of Guardian Records, 1834-1906/Church of England Parish Registers, 1754-1906; Reference Number: P82/CTC/A/01/001. Ancestry.com. London, England, Church of England Births and Baptisms, 1813-1917 [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2010. Name: Basil Murray Tomlinson; Baptism Age: 0; Birth Date: 27 Nov 1881; Birth Place: Middlesex, England; Baptism Date: 22 Jan 1882; Baptism Place: Christ Church, Holborn, Camden, Middlesex, England; Father: Edward Murray Tomlinson; Mother: Louisa Ruth Tomlinson.

Basil’s parents were Edward Murray Tomlinson (1842-1908) and Louisa Ruth Thoms (1841-1930). Edward Tomlinson was a clergyman.

Evening Telegraph (Dundee, Scotland) November 27, 1908, page 4, column 6.

Evening Telegraph (Dundee, Scotland) November 27, 1908, page 4, column 6.

Basil’s uncle was William Edward Murray Tomlinson (1838-1912), a lawyer and politician who became a baronet in 1902.

The Times (London, England), December 18, 1912, page 9, column 3.

The Times (London, England), December 18, 1912, page 9, column 3.

 

Early Life

In 1891 and 1901, Basil was living with his parents in East Meon, near Petersfield, Hampshire. Basil’s father was the vicar of East Meon.

In December 1904, Basil became engaged to marry Esme Mary Maude Bonham-Carter. Her parents were Lothian George Bonham-Carter (1858-1927) and Emily Maude Sumner (1858-1915). (The wedding did not take place until 1906).

Portsmouth Evening News (Portsmouth, England), December 2, 1904, page 3, column 4.

Portsmouth Evening News (Portsmouth, England), December 2, 1904, page 3, column 4.

In 1905, Basil was a law student. He became a member of the Oxford & Cambridge University Lodge.

In 1906, in St. George Hanover Square, London, Basil married Esme Bonham-Carter.

Shortly after their marriage, Basil and Esme moved to Winnipeg, Manitoba, where Basil was an estate and general agent.

Henderson's Winnipeg city directory for 1907, page 1075, column 1; http://peel.library.ualberta.ca/bibliography/921.3.8/1051.html.

Henderson’s Winnipeg city directory for 1907, page 1075, column 1; http://peel.library.ualberta.ca/bibliography/921.3.8/1051.html.

Henderson's Winnipeg city directory for 1907, page 1033, column 1; http://peel.library.ualberta.ca/bibliography/921.3.8/1011.html.

Henderson’s Winnipeg city directory for 1907, page 1033, column 1; http://peel.library.ualberta.ca/bibliography/921.3.8/1011.html.

In 1909, Basil and Esme travelled to England, with their daughter, Barbara. They returned to Canada in June 1909.

"Canada Passenger Lists, 1881-1922," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:2QS2-XKJ : 11 March 2018), Basil M Tomlinson, Jun 1909; citing Immigration, Quebec City, Quebec, Canada, T-4760, Library and Archives Canada, Ottawa, Ontario.

“Canada Passenger Lists, 1881-1922,” database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:2QS2-XKJ : 11 March 2018), Basil M Tomlinson, Jun 1909; citing Immigration, Quebec City, Quebec, Canada, T-4760, Library and Archives Canada, Ottawa, Ontario.

Basil was still in Winnipeg in 1910.

Henderson's Winnipeg city directory for 1910, page 1427, column 2; http://peel.library.ualberta.ca/bibliography/921.3.11/1415.html.

Henderson’s Winnipeg city directory for 1910, page 1427, column 2; http://peel.library.ualberta.ca/bibliography/921.3.11/1415.html.

 

Move to Vancouver

Basil first appeared in the Vancouver directories in 1911. He was living at 1952 Alberni Street, and working with the brokerage firm of Bevan Brothers and Company. (Gerald Trevor Johnstone Bevan (1881-1948) lived at 2080 Haro Street in 1911.)

Basil lived at the following addresses in Vancouver.

1911 and 1912 1952 Alberni Street
1913 1141 Burnaby Street

In 1912, his office was in number 10, Crowe and Wilson Chambers at 441 Seymour Street

The Tomlinsons were not in the Vancouver directories after 1913.

By 1916, and perhaps earlier, they were back in England.

 

Basil’s Marriage to Agneta

By 1916, Basil’s and Esme’s marriage ended. In 1918, Basil married Agneta Marguerite Bridger.

In 1939, Basil and Agneta were living at Henley-on-Thames, Oxfordshire, along with Marguerite Tomlinson, who was born in 1919. Basil was a tutor.

Ancestry.com. 1939 England and Wales Register [database on-line]. Lehi, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2018. Name: Basil Tomlinson; [Murray Tomlinson]; Birth Date: 27 Nov 1881; Address: Counters Gardens; Residence Place: Henley-on-Thames, Oxfordshire, England; Occupation: Tutor; Schedule Number: 219; Sub Schedule Number: 1; Enumeration District: DYDC; Registration district: 150/1; Inferred Spouse:         Agneta Tomlinson; Inferred Children: Marquirte Tomlinson.

Ancestry.com. 1939 England and Wales Register [database on-line]. Lehi, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2018. Name: Basil Tomlinson; [Murray Tomlinson]; Birth Date: 27 Nov 1881; Address: Counters Gardens; Residence Place: Henley-on-Thames, Oxfordshire, England; Occupation: Tutor; Schedule Number: 219; Sub Schedule Number: 1; Enumeration District: DYDC; Registration district: 150/1; Inferred Spouse:         Agneta Tomlinson; Inferred Children: Marquirte Tomlinson.

In 1950, Basil, Agneta and Marguerite were living in Barkston Ash, West Yorkshire.

Ancestry.com. West Yorkshire, England, Electoral Registers, 1840-1962 [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2013. Name: Basil Murray Tomlinson; Year: 1950; Country: England; County: West Yorkshire; Parliamentary Division: Barkston Ash; Reference Number: Barkston Ash.

Ancestry.com. West Yorkshire, England, Electoral Registers, 1840-1962 [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2013. Name: Basil Murray Tomlinson; Year: 1950; Country: England; County: West Yorkshire; Parliamentary Division: Barkston Ash; Reference Number: Barkston Ash.

Agneta died in Kensington, London in 1963.

Basil died in Bromley, Kent in 1965.

 

Esme’s Marriage to John Selwyn

On January 19, 1933, Esme married John Selwyn. He was born in Uppingham, Rutland about 1893. His parents were Rev. Edward Carus Selwyn (1853-1918) and Lucy Ada Arnold (1858-1894).

Esme died on May 11, 1956.

Ancestry.com. England & Wales, National Probate Calendar (Index of Wills and Administrations), 1858-1966, 1973-1995 [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2010. Name: Esme Mary Maude Selwyn; Death Date: 11 May 1956; Death Place: Guildford; Probate Date: 27 Jun 1956; Registry: London, England.

Ancestry.com. England & Wales, National Probate Calendar (Index of Wills and Administrations), 1858-1966, 1973-1995 [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2010. Name: Esme Mary Maude Selwyn; Death Date: 11 May 1956; Death Place: Guildford; Probate Date: 27 Jun 1956; Registry: London, England.

John died on May 16, 1959.

Ancestry.com. England & Wales, National Probate Calendar (Index of Wills and Administrations), 1858-1966, 1973-1995 [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2010. Name: John Selwyn; Death Date: 16 May 1959; Death Place: Sussex, England; Probate Date: 23 Jul 1959; Registry: London, England.

Ancestry.com. England & Wales, National Probate Calendar (Index of Wills and Administrations), 1858-1966, 1973-1995 [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2010. Name: John Selwyn; Death Date: 16 May 1959; Death Place: Sussex, England; Probate Date: 23 Jul 1959; Registry: London, England.

Basil and Esme had the following children.

 

Barbara Ruth Maude Tomlinson

Barbara Ruth Maude Tomlinson was born in Winnipeg on July 9, 1907.

On April 9, 1929, in Grayshott, Southhampton, she married Richard Francis Palmer Landon.

Ancestry.com. Surrey, England, Church of England Marriages, 1754-1937 [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2013. Original data: Anglican Parish Registers. Woking, Surrey, England: Surrey History Centre. Name: Barbara Ruth Mande Tomlinson; Age: 22; Birth Year: abt 1907; Marriage Date: 9 Apr 1929; Marriage Place: Grayshott, St Luke, Surrey, England; Father: Basie Murray Tomlinson; Spouse: Richard Francis Palmer Landon; Reference Number: 1943/1/4.

Ancestry.com. Surrey, England, Church of England Marriages, 1754-1937 [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2013. Original data: Anglican Parish Registers. Woking, Surrey, England: Surrey History Centre. Name: Barbara Ruth Mande Tomlinson; Age: 22; Birth Year: abt 1907; Marriage Date: 9 Apr 1929; Marriage Place: Grayshott, St Luke, Surrey, England; Father: Basie Murray Tomlinson; Spouse: Richard Francis Palmer Landon; Reference Number: 1943/1/4.

Exeter and Plymouth Gazette (Exeter, England), April 18, 1929, page 4, column 6.

Exeter and Plymouth Gazette (Exeter, England), April 18, 1929, page 4, column 6.

In the 1939 England and Wales register, Richard and Barbara were living in Guildford, Surrey.

Ancestry.com. 1939 England and Wales Register [database on-line]. Lehi, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2018. Name: Richard F Landon; Birth Date: 15 Mar 1905; Address: Wishanger; Residence Place: Guildford, Surrey, England; Occupation: Paint Manufacturer's Muve [sic]; Schedule Number: 74; Sub Schedule Number: 1; Enumeration District: DNKC; Registration district: 33/2. [also: Name: Barbara R Lendon [sic]; [Maude Lendon]; Birth Date: 9 Jul 1907.]

Ancestry.com. 1939 England and Wales Register [database on-line]. Lehi, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2018. Name: Richard F Landon; Birth Date: 15 Mar 1905; Address: Wishanger; Residence Place: Guildford, Surrey, England; Occupation: Paint Manufacturer’s Muve [sic]; Schedule Number: 74; Sub Schedule Number: 1; Enumeration District: DNKC; Registration district: 33/2. [also: Name: Barbara R Lendon [sic]; [Maude Lendon]; Birth Date: 9 Jul 1907.]

Richard died on December 5, 1978.

Ancestry.com. England & Wales, National Probate Calendar (Index of Wills and Administrations), 1858-1966, 1973-1995 [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2010. Name: Richard Francis Palmer Landon; Death Date: 5 Dec 1978; Death Place: Shalford Sy; Probate Date: 18 Jul 1979; Registry: Oxford.

Ancestry.com. England & Wales, National Probate Calendar (Index of Wills and Administrations), 1858-1966, 1973-1995 [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2010. Name: Richard Francis Palmer Landon; Death Date: 5 Dec 1978; Death Place: Shalford Sy; Probate Date: 18 Jul 1979; Registry: Oxford.

Barbara died on March 11, 1981.

Ancestry.com. England & Wales, National Probate Calendar (Index of Wills and Administrations), 1858-1966, 1973-1995 [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2010. Name: Barbara Ruth Maude Landon; Death Date: 11 Mar 1981; Death Place: Shalford Guildford Surrey; Probate Date: 11 Jun 1981; Registry: London.

Ancestry.com. England & Wales, National Probate Calendar (Index of Wills and Administrations), 1858-1966, 1973-1995 [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2010. Name: Barbara Ruth Maude Landon; Death Date: 11 Mar 1981; Death Place: Shalford Guildford Surrey; Probate Date: 11 Jun 1981; Registry: London.

Basil Lothian Murray Tomlinson

Basil (“Bill”) Lothian Murray Tomlinson was born in Winnipeg, Manitoba, on August 7, 1910. (Some sources say July 8.)

In the 1930s he was in the British military.

The London Gazette, 25 August 1933, page 5609, column 1; https://www.thegazette.co.uk/London/issue/33972/page/5609/data.pdf.

The London Gazette, 25 August 1933, page 5609, column 1; https://www.thegazette.co.uk/London/issue/33972/page/5609/data.pdf.

He later became a lieutenant-colonel.

He died on December 17, 1982.

The Times (London, England), January 3, 1983, page 20, column 2.

The Times (London, England), January 3, 1983, page 20, column 2.

The Times (London, England), January 22, 1983, page 10, column 6.

The Times (London, England), January 22, 1983, page 10, column 6.

Ancestry.com. England & Wales, National Probate Calendar (Index of Wills and Administrations), 1858-1966, 1973-1995 [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2010. Name: Basil Lothian Murray Tomlinson; Death Date: 17 Dec 1982; Death Place: Guildford; Probate Date: 12 Jan 1983; Registry: Winchester.

Ancestry.com. England & Wales, National Probate Calendar (Index of Wills and Administrations), 1858-1966, 1973-1995 [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2010. Name: Basil Lothian Murray Tomlinson; Death Date: 17 Dec 1982; Death Place: Guildford; Probate Date: 12 Jan 1983; Registry: Winchester.

Sources

Edward Murray Tomlinson (father of Basil Murray Tomlinson)

“England and Wales Birth Registration Index, 1837-2008,” database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:2NQV-2TR : 1 October 2014), Edward Murray Tomlinson, 1842; from “England & Wales Births, 1837-2006,” database, findmypast (http://www.findmypast.com : 2012); citing Birth Registration, Westminster, London, England, citing General Register Office, Southport, England.

“England and Wales Marriage Registration Index, 1837-2005,” database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:2DG4-77T : 13 December 2014), Edward Murray Tomlinson, 1873; from “England & Wales Marriages, 1837-2005,” database, findmypast (http://www.findmypast.com : 2012); citing 1873, quarter 3, vol. 1A, p. 677, St. George Hanover Square, London, England, General Register Office, Southport, England.

“England and Wales Census, 1891,” database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:47LB-7W2 : 11 December 2017), Edward M Tomlinson, East Meon, Hampshire, England; from “1891 England, Scotland and Wales census,” database and images, findmypast (http://www.findmypast.com : n.d.); citing PRO RG 12, Hampshire county, subdistrict, The National Archives of the UK, Kew, Surrey.

“England and Wales Census, 1901,” database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:XSXK-T7Z : 8 April 2016), Edward M Tomlinson, East Meon, Hampshire, England; from “1901 England, Scotland and Wales census,” database and images, findmypast (http://www.findmypast.com : n.d.); citing East Meon subdistrict, PRO RG 13, The National Archives, Kew, Surrey.

“England and Wales Death Registration Index 1837-2007,” database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:2JST-DSR : 31 December 2014), Edward Murray Tomlinson, 1908; from “England & Wales Deaths, 1837-2006,” database, findmypast (http://www.findmypast.com : 2012); citing Death, St. George Hanover Square, London, England, General Register Office, Southport, England.

Ancestry.com. Cambridge University Alumni, 1261-1900 [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations Inc, 1999. Name: Edward Murray Tomlinson; College: Trinity; Entered: Michs. 1860; Born: 30 Apr 1842; Died: 26 Nov 1908. More Information: Adm. pens. at TRINITY, Mar. 10, 1860. S. of Thomas [Bencher of the Middle Temple], of 3, Richmond Terrace, Whitehall, London [and of Heysham, Lancs.] (and Sarah, dau. of the Rev. Roger Mashiter, of Bolton-le-Sands, Lancs.). B. Apr. 30, 1842, in Westminster. School, Westminster. Matric. Michs. 1860; B.A. 1864; M.A. 1868. Ord. deacon (Norwich) 1865; priest, 1867; C. of Great Yarmouth, 1865-70. C. of St Mary, Tothill Fields, Westminster, 1870-3. C. of North Wootton, Somerset, 1874. R. of Hope-Mansel, Heref., 1874-7. V. of Holy Trinity, Minories, London, 1877-89. V. of East Meon, Hants., 1889-1901. Married, Sept. 30, 1873, Louisa Ruth, dau. of William James Thoms, F.S.A. Resided latterly at The Castle House, Petersfield, Hants., where he died Nov. 26, 1908. Father of the next and of Ambrose M. (1898); brother of Frederic P. (1864). (Record of Old Westminsters; Crockford; The Times, Nov. 28, 1908.)

 

Louisa Ruth Thoms (mother of Basil M. Tomlinson)

Louisa Ruth Thomas; Birthdate: circa 1841 (89); Birthplace: Westminster, Middlesex, England ; Death: June 10, 1930 (85-93); Bognor Regis, West Sussex, United Kingdom.

“England and Wales Marriage Registration Index, 1837-2005,” database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:2DG4-QC2 : 13 December 2014), Louisa Ruth Thoms, 1873; from “England & Wales Marriages, 1837-2005,” database, findmypast (http://www.findmypast.com : 2012); citing 1873, quarter 3, vol. 1A, p. 677, St. George Hanover Square, London, England, General Register Office, Southport, England.

“England and Wales Census, 1891,” database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:47LB-ZT2 : 11 December 2017), Louisa Ruth Tomlinson in household of Edward M Tomlinson, East Meon, Hampshire, England; from “1891 England, Scotland and Wales census,” database and images, findmypast (http://www.findmypast.com : n.d.); citing PRO RG 12, Hampshire county, subdistrict, The National Archives of the UK, Kew, Surrey.

“England and Wales Census, 1901,” database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:XSXK-T78 : 8 April 2016), Louisa R Tomlinson in household of Edward M Tomlinson, East Meon, Hampshire, England; from “1901 England, Scotland and Wales census,” database and images, findmypast (http://www.findmypast.com : n.d.); citing East Meon subdistrict, PRO RG 13, The National Archives, Kew, Surrey.

“England and Wales Census, 1911,” database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:XWQ5-3YG : 2 August 2017), Louisa Ruth Tomlinson, Petersfield, Petersfield, Hampshire, England; from “1911 England and Wales census,” database and images, findmypast (http://www.findmypast.com : n.d.); citing PRO RG 14, The National Archives of the UK, Kew, Surrey.

“England and Wales Death Registration Index 1837-2007,” database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:QVHD-Q2BQ : 4 September 2014), Louisa R Tomlinson, 1930; from “England & Wales Deaths, 1837-2006,” database, findmypast (http://www.findmypast.com : 2012); citing Death, Westhampnett, Sussex, England, General Register Office, Southport, England.

 

Basil Murray Tomlinson

Basil Murray Tomlinson (Birthdate: November 27, 1882 (83); Death: 1965 (82), United Kingdom; https://www.geni.com/people/Basil-Tomlinson/6000000005438491298.

“England and Wales Birth Registration Index, 1837-2008,” database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:2XKG-B1R : 1 October 2014), Basil Murray Tomlinson, 1882; from “England & Wales Births, 1837-2006,” database, findmypast (http://www.findmypast.com : 2012); citing Birth Registration, Pancras, London, England, citing General Register Office, Southport, England.

“England and Wales Census, 1891,” database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:47LB-YPZ : 11 December 2017), Basil Morton Tomlinson in household of Edward M Tomlinson, East Meon, Hampshire, England; from “1891 England, Scotland and Wales census,” database and images, findmypast (http://www.findmypast.com : n.d.); citing PRO RG 12, Hampshire county,  subdistrict, The National Archives of the UK, Kew, Surrey.

“England and Wales Census, 1901,” database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:XSXK-T7X : 8 April 2016), Basil M Tomlinson in household of Edward M Tomlinson, East Meon, Hampshire, England; from “1901 England, Scotland and Wales census,” database and images, findmypast (http://www.findmypast.com : n.d.); citing East Meon subdistrict, PRO RG 13, The National Archives, Kew, Surrey.

Library and Museum of Freemasonry; London, England; Freemasonry Membership Registers; Description: Membership Registers: London D 820-126 to London E 1269-1540; Reel Number: 3. Ancestry.com. England, United Grand Lodge of England Freemason Membership Registers, 1751-1921 [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2015. Name: Basil Murray Tomlinson; Gender: Male; Initiation Age: 23; Birth Year: abt 1882; Initiation Date: 17 Nov 1905; First Payment Year on Register: 1905; Year Range: 1887-1909; Profession: Law Student; Lodge: Oxford & Cambridge University Lodge; Lodge Number: 1118; Folio Number: 199.

“England and Wales Marriage Registration Index, 1837-2005,” database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:2DCL-YQB : 13 December 2014), Basil Murray Tomlinson, 1906; from “England & Wales Marriages, 1837-2005,” database, findmypast (http://www.findmypast.com : 2012); citing 1906, quarter 1, vol. 1A, p. 732, St. George Hanover Square, London, England, General Register Office, Southport, England.

“Canada Census, 1906,” database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:KHJ5-ZP4 : 1 April 2016), Basil Tomlinson, 2A, Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada; Public Archives, Ottawa, Ontario.

“Canada Passenger Lists, 1881-1922,” database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:2QS2-XKJ : 11 March 2018), Basil M Tomlinson, Jun 1909; citing Immigration, Quebec City, Quebec, Canada, T-4760, Library and Archives Canada, Ottawa, Ontario.

“Recensement du Canada de 1911,” database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:QV95-M2M1 : 16 March 2018), Basil Tomlinson, 1911; citing Census, Vancouver Sub-Districts 1-18, British Columbia, Canada, Library and Archives of Canada, Ottawa, Ontario; FHL microfilm 2,417,661.

“New York Passenger Arrival Lists (Ellis Island), 1892-1924”, database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:JN5M-FZZ : 30 January 2018), Basil M Tomlinson, 1913.

The National Archives of the UK; Kew, Surrey, England; Class: J 77; Piece: 1270.Ancestry.com. England & Wales, Civil Divorce Records, 1858-1916 [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2012. Name: Basil Murray Tomlinson; Record Type: Wife’s petition for restitution of conjugal rights; Petition Year: 1916; Spouse: Esme Mary Maude Tomlinson.

“England and Wales Marriage Registration Index, 1837-2005,” database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:26VZ-TTF : 13 December 2014), Basil M Tomlinson and null, 1918; from “England & Wales Marriages, 1837-2005,” database, findmypast (http://www.findmypast.com : 2012); citing 1918, quarter 2, vol. 1A, p. 189, Paddington, London, England, General Register Office, Southport, England.

“England and Wales Death Registration Index 1837-2007,” database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:QVCK-ZJP7 : 4 September 2014), Basil M Tomlinson, 1965; from “England & Wales Deaths, 1837-2006,” database, findmypast (http://www.findmypast.com : 2012); citing Death, Bromley, Kent, England, General Register Office, Southport, England.

 

Lothian George Bonham-Carter (father of Esme Mary Maude Bonham-Carter)

“England and Wales Census, 1871”, database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:V5R2-8D3 : 10 December 2017), Lothian G B Carter in entry for John Percival, 1871.

“England and Wales Census, 1881,” database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:Q27N-YM24 : 12 December 2017), Lothian G B Carter in household of Ann E Ardern, Old Stratford, Warwickshire, England; from “1881 England, Scotland and Wales Census,” database and images, findmypast (http://www.findmypast.com : n.d.); citing p. 5, Piece/Folio 3103/20, The National Archives, Kew, Surrey; FHL microfilm 101,774,869.

“England and Wales Marriage Registration Index, 1837-2005,” database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:2DTF-X33 : 13 December 2014), Lothian George B Carter, 1882; from “England & Wales Marriages, 1837-2005,” database, findmypast (http://www.findmypast.com : 2012); citing 1882, quarter 3, vol. 2C, p. 237, Petersfield, Hampshire, England, General Register Office, Southport, England.

“England and Wales Census, 1891,” database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:43NN-NW2 : 11 December 2017), Lothian G Bontrain Cader, Portsmouth, Hampshire, England; from “1891 England, Scotland and Wales census,” database and images, findmypast (http://www.findmypast.com : n.d.); citing PRO RG 12, Hampshire county, subdistrict, The National Archives of the UK, Kew, Surrey.

“England and Wales Census, 1901,” database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:XSFQ-VHD : 8 April 2016), Lothian George Bonham Carter, Portsmouth, Hampshire, England; from “1901 England, Scotland and Wales census,” database and images, findmypast (http://www.findmypast.com : n.d.); citing Portsmouth And Mid Southsea subdistrict, PRO RG 13, The National Archives, Kew, Surrey.

“England and Wales Census, 1911,” database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:XWQQ-3BG : 2 August 2017), Lothian George Bonham Carter, Portsmouth, Portsmouth, Hampshire, England; from “1911 England and Wales census,” database and images, findmypast (http://www.findmypast.com : n.d.); citing PRO RG 14, The National Archives of the UK, Kew, Surrey.

“England and Wales Death Registration Index 1837-2007,” database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:QVHZ-6PX8 : 4 September 2014), Lothian G B Carter, 1927; from “England & Wales Deaths, 1837-2006,” database, findmypast (http://www.findmypast.com : 2012); citing Death, Petersfield, Hampshire, England, General Register Office, Southport, England.

 

Emily Maude Sumner (mother of Esme Mary Maude Bonham-Carter)

“England and Wales Marriage Registration Index, 1837-2005,” database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:2DTV-7HH : 22 May 2014), Emily A Sumner, 1882; from “England & Wales Marriages, 1837-2005,” database, findmypast (http://www.findmypast.com : 2012); citing 1882, quarter 3, vol. 2C, p. 237, Petersfield, Hampshire, England, General Register Office, Southport, England.

“England and Wales Census, 1891,” database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:43NN-V2M : 11 December 2017), Emily M Cader in household of Lothian G Bontrain Cader, Portsmouth, Hampshire, England; from “1891 England, Scotland and Wales census,” database and images, findmypast (http://www.findmypast.com : n.d.); citing PRO RG 12, Hampshire county, subdistrict, The National Archives of the UK, Kew, Surrey.

“England and Wales Census, 1901,” database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:XSFQ-VH6 : 8 April 2016), Emily Maud Carter in household of Lothian George Bonham Carter, Portsmouth, Hampshire, England; from “1901 England, Scotland and Wales census,” database and images, findmypast (http://www.findmypast.com : n.d.); citing Portsmouth And Mid Southsea subdistrict, PRO RG 13, The National Archives, Kew, Surrey.

“England and Wales Census, 1911,” database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:XWQQ-3BP : 2 August 2017), Emily Maude Bonham Carter in household of Lothian George Bonham Carter, Portsmouth, Portsmouth, Hampshire, England; from “1911 England and Wales census,” database and images, findmypast (http://www.findmypast.com : n.d.); citing PRO RG 14, The National Archives of the UK, Kew, Surrey.

“England and Wales Death Registration Index 1837-2007,” database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:2JWQ-JG6 : 31 December 2014), Emily M B Carter, 1915; from “England & Wales Deaths, 1837-2006,” database, findmypast (http://www.findmypast.com : 2012); citing Death, Petersfield, Hampshire, England, General Register Office, Southport, England.

 

Esme Mary Maude Bonham-Carter (wife of Basil M Tomlinson)

Esme Mary Maude Tomlinson (Bonham-Carter); Birthdate: October 1883 (73); Birthplace: Portsmouth, Portsmouth, England, United Kingdom; Death: 1956 (72); https://www.geni.com/people/Esme-Tomlinson/6000000032602422985.

“England and Wales Birth Registration Index, 1837-2008,” database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:2X2D-4NK : 1 October 2014), Esme Mary M Carter, 1883; from “England & Wales Births, 1837-2006,” database, findmypast (http://www.findmypast.com : 2012); citing Birth Registration, Portsea Island, Hampshire, England, citing General Register Office, Southport, England.

“England and Wales Birth Registration Index, 1837-2008,” database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:2X2D-4N2 : 1 October 2014), Esme Mary M Carter, 1883; from “England & Wales Births, 1837-2006,” database, findmypast (http://www.findmypast.com : 2012); citing Birth Registration, Portsea Island, Hampshire, England, citing General Register Office, Southport, England.

“England and Wales Census, 1891,” database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:43NN-KPZ : 11 December 2017), Enne M M Cader in household of Lothian G Bontrain Cader, Portsmouth, Hampshire, England; from “1891 England, Scotland and Wales census,” database and images, findmypast (http://www.findmypast.com : n.d.); citing PRO RG 12, Hampshire county, subdistrict, The National Archives of the UK, Kew, Surrey.

“England and Wales Marriage Registration Index, 1837-2005,” database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:2DCK-8SN : 13 December 2014), Esme Mary M B Carter, 1906; from “England & Wales Marriages, 1837-2005,” database, findmypast (http://www.findmypast.com : 2012); citing 1906, quarter 1, vol. 1A, p. 732, St. George Hanover Square, London, England, General Register Office, Southport, England.

“Canada Census, 1906,” database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:KHJ5-ZPH : 1 April 2016), Irene [sic: Esme] Tomlinson in household of Basil Tomlinson, 2A, Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada; Public Archives, Ottawa, Ontario.

“Recensement du Canada de 1911,” database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:QV95-M29M : 16 March 2018), Erma [sic] Tomlinson in entry for Basil Tomlinson, 1911; citing Census, Vancouver Sub-Districts 1-18, British Columbia, Canada, Library and Archives of Canada, Ottawa, Ontario; FHL microfilm 2,417,661.

“England and Wales Marriage Registration Index, 1837-2005,” database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:QV8W-BNLW : 8 October 2014), Esme M M B Carter and null, 1933; from “England & Wales Marriages, 1837-2005,” database, findmypast (http://www.findmypast.com : 2012); citing 1933, quarter 1, vol. 1A, p. 927, Marylebone, London, England, General Register Office, Southport, England.

“England and Wales Marriage Registration Index, 1837-2005,” database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:QV84-3F4W : 8 October 2014), Esme M M Tomlinson and null, 1933; from “England & Wales Marriages, 1837-2005,” database, findmypast (http://www.findmypast.com : 2012); citing 1933, quarter 1, vol. 1A, p. 927, Marylebone, London, England, General Register Office, Southport, England.

“England and Wales Death Registration Index 1837-2007,” database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:QVCD-8FPN : 4 September 2014), Esme M M Selwyn, 1956; from “England & Wales Deaths, 1837-2006,” database, findmypast (http://www.findmypast.com : 2012); citing Death, Surrey South Western, Surrey, England, General Register Office, Southport, England.

 

Agneta Marguerite Bridger (wife of Basil Murray Tomlinson)

“England and Wales Marriage Registration Index, 1837-2005,” database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:26VS-T8C : 13 December 2014), Agneta M Bridger and null, 1918; from “England & Wales Marriages, 1837-2005,” database, findmypast (http://www.findmypast.com : 2012); citing 1918, quarter 2, vol. 1A, p. 189, Paddington, London, England, General Register Office, Southport, England.

“England and Wales Death Registration Index 1837-2007,” database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:QVCV-3Q5X : 4 September 2014), Agneta M Tomlinson, 1963; from “England & Wales Deaths, 1837-2006,” database, findmypast (http://www.findmypast.com : 2012); citing Death, Kensington, London, England, General Register Office, Southport, England.

 

John Selwyn (husband of Esme Mary Maude Bonham-Carter)

Capt. John Selwyn, Male Abt 1893 – 1959  (~ 66 years); http://www.selwyn-family.me.uk/genealogy/getperson.php?personID=I0044&tree=SELWYN.

“England and Wales Birth Registration Index, 1837-2008,” database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:2NDQ-BLC : 1 October 2014), John Selwyn, 1893; from “England & Wales Births, 1837-2006,” database, findmypast (http://www.findmypast.com : 2012); citing Birth Registration, Uppingham, Rutlandshire, England, citing General Register Office, Southport, England.

“England and Wales Census, 1901,” database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:X91D-V8J : 8 April 2016), John Selwyn in household of Edward C Selwyn, Uppingham, Rutlandshire, England; from “1901 England, Scotland and Wales census,” database and images, findmypast (http://www.findmypast.com : n.d.); citing Uppingham subdistrict, PRO RG 13, The National Archives, Kew, Surrey.

“England and Wales Census, 1911,” database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:X7VL-3XB : 2 August 2017), John Selwyn, , Eton College, Buckinghamshire, England; from “1911 England and Wales census,” database and images, findmypast (http://www.findmypast.com : n.d.); citing PRO RG 14, The National Archives of the UK, Kew, Surrey.

“England and Wales Marriage Registration Index, 1837-2005,” database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:QV84-SPSZ : 8 October 2014), John Selwyn and null, 1933; from “England & Wales Marriages, 1837-2005,” database, findmypast (http://www.findmypast.com : 2012); citing 1933, quarter 1, vol. 1A, p. 927, Marylebone, London, England, General Register Office, Southport, England.

“England and Wales Death Registration Index 1837-2007,” database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:QVCZ-TCVR : 4 September 2014), John Selwyn, 1959; from “England & Wales Deaths, 1837-2006,” database, findmypast (http://www.findmypast.com : 2012); citing Death, Battle, Sussex, England, General Register Office, Southport, England.

 

Barbara Ruth Maude Tomlinson (daughter of Basil Murray Tomlinson)

Barbara Tomlinson; Birthdate: 1906; Birthplace: Canada; Death: [not given]; https://www.geni.com/people/Barbara/6000000032602417977.

“Recensement du Canada de 1911,” database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:QV95-M299 : 16 March 2018), Barbara Tomlinson in entry for Basil Tomlinson, 1911; citing Census, Vancouver Sub-Districts 1-18, British Columbia, Canada, Library and Archives of Canada, Ottawa, Ontario; FHL microfilm 2,417,661.

“England and Wales Marriage Registration Index, 1837-2005,” database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:QV89-2V5B : 8 October 2014), Barbara R M Tomlinson and null, 1929; from “England & Wales Marriages, 1837-2005,” database, findmypast (http://www.findmypast.com : 2012); citing 1929, quarter 2, vol. 2C, p. 433, Alton, Hampshire, England, General Register Office, Southport, England.

“England and Wales Death Registration Index 1837-2007,” database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:QVZ9-6BCM : 4 September 2014), Barbara Ruth M Landon, 1981; from “England & Wales Deaths, 1837-2006,” database, findmypast (http://www.findmypast.com : 2012); citing Death Registration, Surrey South Western, Surrey, England, General Register Office, Southport, England.

 

Richard Francis Palmer Landon (husband of Barbara Ruth Maude Tomlinson

“England Births and Christenings, 1538-1975,” database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:JQCP-R72 : 9 March 2018, Richard Francis Palmer Landon, ); citing 372, index based upon data collected by the Genealogical Society of Utah, Salt Lake City; FHL microfilm 2,262,124.

“England and Wales Birth Registration Index, 1837-2008,” database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:2FXF-LPX : 1 October 2014), Richard Francis P Landon, 1905; from “England & Wales Births, 1837-2006,” database, findmypast (http://www.findmypast.com : 2012); citing Birth Registration, Kingston, Surrey, England, citing General Register Office, Southport, England.

“England and Wales Census, 1911,” database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:XW83-T5C : 1 August 2017), Richard Francis Palmer Landon, Stoke D Abernon, Oxshott Leatherhead, Surrey, England; from “1911 England and Wales census,” database and images, findmypast (http://www.findmypast.com : n.d.); citing PRO RG 14, The National Archives of the UK, Kew, Surrey.

“England and Wales Marriage Registration Index, 1837-2005,” database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:QV89-NT7T : 8 October 2014), Richard F P Landon and null, 1929; from “England & Wales Marriages, 1837-2005,” database, findmypast (http://www.findmypast.com : 2012); citing 1929, quarter 2, vol. 2C, p. 433, Alton, Hampshire, England, General Register Office, Southport, England.

“England and Wales Death Registration Index 1837-2007,” database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:QVZQ-ZH5M : 4 September 2014), Richard Francis P Landon, 1978; from “England & Wales Deaths, 1837-2006,” database, findmypast (http://www.findmypast.com : 2012); citing Death Registration, Surrey South Western, Surrey, England, General Register Office, Southport, England.

 

Basil Lothian Murray Tomlinson (son of Basil Murray Tomlinson)

Basil Lothian Murray Tomlinson; Birthdate: July 08, 1910 (72); Birthplace: Winnipeg, Division No. 11, Manitoba, Canada ; Death: December 1982 (72); Surrey, United Kingdom; https://www.geni.com/people/Basil-Tomlinson/6000000032602378069.

Manitoba Birth Registrations; Registration Number: 1910-005181; Basil Lothian Murray Tomlinson; date of birth: August 7, 1910; place of birth: St. Vital; mother: Esme Mary Maude Bonham-Carter.

“Recensement du Canada de 1911,” database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:QV95-M29S : 16 March 2018), Basil Tomlinson in entry for Basil Tomlinson, 1911; citing Census, Vancouver Sub-Districts 1-18, British Columbia, Canada, Library and Archives of Canada, Ottawa, Ontario; FHL microfilm 2,417,661.

“England and Wales Death Registration Index 1837-2007,” database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:QVZQ-W544 : 4 September 2014), Basil Lothian M Tomlinson, 1982; from “England & Wales Deaths, 1837-2006,” database, findmypast (http://www.findmypast.com : 2012); citing Death Registration, Surrey South Western, Surrey, England, General Register Office, Southport, England.

Noonan, Barry, comp.. London, England, Death Notices from The Times, 1982-1988 [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations Inc, 2005. Name: Basil Tomlinson; Death Date: 17 Dec 1982; Published Date: 21 Dec 1982.