Harold Edgar Swift
- Born: 23 May 1898
- Marriage (1): Winifred Howarth on 3 Jun 1926
- Died: 10 Jan 1957 aged 58
Harold Edgar started life as a student commercial artist, but changed direction after the war and retrained as a charted accountant which he remained until his death, 30 years later.On qualification and marriage, the went to Killay, near Swansea and then. after a couple of years or so to Hastings, briefly where Peter Swift was born. They moved to 59 Surrey Grove, Sutton in 1929. (The place is actually Carshalton, Sutton is the Postal Address). He died on 10 January 1957. (source: his son, Peter, 2004)
Noted events in his life were:
• Place, 1901, Halifax, 8 York Terrace, Yorkshire, UK.
• Place, 1929-1957, Carshalton, Sutton, Surrey, 59 Surrey Grove.
Harold married Winifred Howarth, daughter of John Edmund Howarth and Rachel Ward, on 3 Jun 1926. (Winifred Howarth was born on 15 May 1897 in Halifax, 1 Kingston Street, Yorkshire, England and died on 21 Dec 1979 in Surrey, England.)
Reference Number: 55