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Thomas 
Werner Laurie
  formerly Laurie
1865 - 1944


Thomas 
Werner Laurie
  formerly Laurie, Educational publisher (1881). Journalist (1891). Publishers manager (1894). Publisher (1901). Book publisher (1911). publisher and author usually cited as T. Werner Laurie (1919). Of 21 Old., Sq., London (1894). Thomas Werner Laurie From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia Thomas Werner Laurie (1866 -1944) was a London publisher of books that were avant-garde in some cases, racy in others. He founded his T. Werner Laurie Ltd. publishing house in 1904 and was known for publishing the works of Yeats, Wilde, and Mooreas well as others of lesser renown. He published "The Jungle" by Upton Sinclair when that work had been rejected for publication in England by other publishers and Sinclair stayed with Laurie for many years in gratitude. Laurie's father was a Scot and his mother a German. Joan Werner Laurie (1920-1964) his daughter, edited "She" a periodical for women. In Wandsworth at the 1939 registration.

Born: Edinburgh, Scotland 26th Oct 1865 Baptised:
Died: London, , , England 23rd Jul 1944 Buried:
Family:
Werner Laurie

Ancestors
[ Patrilineage | Matrilineage | Earliest Ancestors | Force | Force2 | Set Relationship | Relationship | Options ]

1.
Thomas 
Werner Laurie
  formerly Laurie
(
Neame
,
Calderwood
,
Blackshaw
) 1865 - 1944
2.
Thomas (Tom) 
Laurie
(
Werner
) 1840 - 1906
4.
Rev.Mr. James 
Laurie
  (Lawrie)
(
Somerville
) 1788 - 1852
5.
Jane/Jean 
Somerville
(
Laurie
) 1801 - 1869
3.
Marie Julia (Julia) Antoinette 
Werner
(
Smith
,
Laurie
) 1833 - 1903
6.
Edward 
Werner
(
Burg
) + ante 1865
7.
Helena 
Burg
(
Werner
) + ante 1865

Siblings


1.
Ernest 
Smith
1857 - post 1871
2.
Eva 
Laurie
1861 - post 1881
3.
Guy Somerville 
Laurie
1866 - post 1881
4.
Maxwell 
Laurie
(
White
) 1868 - 1951
5.
Herbert (Bertie) 
Laurie
1869 - 1881
6.
Julia Alice (Alice) 
Laurie
(
Schmidt
) 1870 - post 1891
7.
Gertrude 
Laurie
* 1871

Spouses



1. Holborn Register Office, London, , , England 11th Aug 1894
Jessie Maud 
Neame
(
Werner Laurie
) 1869 - 1924
2. ante 1920
3. London, , , England 1931
Elizabeth Mary Beatrice 
Blackshaw
(
Werner Laurie
) 1894 - 1967

Descendants
[ Options ]

a.
Jessie Maud 
Neame
(
Werner Laurie
) 1869 - 1924
1.
Thomas Neame 
Werner Laurie
1900 - 1901
2.
Elizabeth (Betty) Werner 
Laurie
(
Butterworth
) 1907 - 1998
3.
Jean Marjorie Ellen Werner 
Laurie
1908 - ante 1974
b. ?
4.
Geoffrey N. Werner 
Laurie
1917 - 1960
4a. ?
4.1.
hidden
c.
5.
Joan (Jonnie) Ann 
Werner Laurie
(
Seyler
) 1920 - 1964
5a.
Paul Clifford 
Seyler
(
Werner Laurie
) 1914 - ante 1953
5.1.
hidden
...
d.
Elizabeth Mary Beatrice 
Blackshaw
(
Werner Laurie
) 1894 - 1967
6.
hidden
6a.
6.1.
hidden
6.2.
hidden
7.
hidden
7a.
7.1.
hidden
7.2.
hidden
...
7.3.
hidden
Sources

Census

Timeline


26th Oct 1865Born Edinburgh, Scotland
1871Son in 1871 census (census) Edinburgh, Scotland
3rd Apr 1881Son in 1881 census (census) London, England
1891Head of household in 1891 census (census) London, England
11th Aug 1894Married
Jessie Maud 
Neame
(
Werner Laurie
) 1869 - 1924 London, England
1901Head of household in 1901 census (census) London, England
1911Head of household in 1911 census (census) London, England
ante 1920Married
1931Married
Elizabeth Mary Beatrice 
Blackshaw
(
Werner Laurie
) 1894 - 1967 London, England
1944Made a will (will)
23rd Jul 1944Died London, England
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