Frank Blunt was born 1857 in Northampton, Northamptonshire, England, United Kingdom to Samuel Blunt (c1837-1892) and Louisa Johnson (1840-1887) and died 1882 St Giles, Greater London, England, United Kingdom of unspecified causes. He married Margaret Brennan (1859-1939) 10 June 1878 in Westminster, Greater London, England, United Kingdom.

Early Life

Francis Blunt was born in Northampton, Northamptonshire in 1857 to newlyweds Samuel and Louisa (nee Johnson) Blunt. Shortly after that the family up and left to find a new life in London, settling in Strand and then Westminster. Samuel had the following siblings: twins Eliza and Elizabeth, Martha, Alice and Samuel. Although his family were all in the boot trade, Francis dismissed this career and opened a fish shop in St James.


On 10 June 1878 in Westminster Francis married Margaret Brennan, a laundress, the daughter of Michael Brennan. They had one child, Louisa Blunt (1878-1971). The family lived at 5 Downs Place, Westminster.


Offspring of Frank Blunt and Margaret Brennan (1859-1939)
Name Birth Death Joined with
Louisa Blunt (1878-1971) 17 November 1878 St James's, Greater London, England, United Kingdom June 1971 Weybridge, Surrey, England, United Kingdom Charles Ascot Tivey (1873-1954)


Francis Blunt died in Saint Olave, London in 1882 aged twenty-four. His widow was twenty-one and left with a three year old daughter.

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