Cover image for Herbert Charles Spotswood
Agency:
Herbert Charles Spotswood
Agency Number:
Start Date:
01 Jan 1863
End Date:
09 Nov 1946
Description:
Herbert Charles Spotswood was born about 1863, the third of four sons of Frederick Augustus Spotswood (1830-1872) and his wife Elizabeth Ann Guy (1830-1905). HC Spotswood married Lucy Farrell on 25 February 1895 in Launceston. They had two daughters, Faith and Dorothy.

HC Spotswood was a mining and commission agent and later a draper. He was the secretary and a performer for the Launceston Volunteer Rifle Dramatic Club. He performed in 'HMS Pinafore' presented by Pollard's Liliputian Opera Company in May 1880. He was also the honorary secretary of the Minstrel and Glee Club in 1880.

He died on 9 November 1946 at Devonport and was buried at Carr Villa, Launceston.
Information Sources:
Launceston Family Album website
Functions Performed:
Arts and culture
Series Created By Agency:
LMSS604 Scrapbook18 May 188025 Feb 1905