Laura Gertrude KELLAWAY (1861-1945)

Laura Gertrude Kellaway was born on 21 April 1861 and christened on 19 May of the same year.

One of ten children, Laura married Horace William Spray on 19 December 1880 and together they had five children.

After her husband Horace’s death in 1918, Laura married William Alfred Charles Strong the following year on 28 June 19.  William was 57 years old at the time, a bachelor and carpenter.  Laura and William lived at 24 Thornleigh Road, Horfield, Bristol.

Laura died on 13 November 1945 at 100 Fishponds Road, but was resident of 8 Portland Street, Kingsdown, Bristol at the time.  She was 84 years old.

Family Details

Father: William Hamley KELLAWAY
Mary Elizabeth EVANS
Horace William SPRAY

Siblings: Emily, William, Louisa, Samuel, Jane, Mercy, Mary, Annie & Walter

Census Details

1871 - 3 Little Paul Street, Bristol (full record)
1881 - 2 Bath Bridges, Bristol (
full record)
1891 - 8 Offord Court, Bristol (
full record)
1901 - 33 Dove Street, Bristol (
full record)

Summary Information

Born: 21 Apr 1861
Married: 19 Dec 1880
Married: 28 Jun 1919
Died: 13 Nov 1945


Horace (b.1881)
Laura (b.1883)
Herbert (b.1884)
Elsie (b.1886)
Albert (b.1889)


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