[This information is obtained from "Songs of Pilgrimage and Glory" by E.E. Cornwall:]
G.W. Frazer was born in 1840 in Co. Leitrim, Ireland. In May 24th. 1872 he married Eleanor Louisa Knox. They had no children. She died on May 14th. 1914. G.W. Frazer died on Jan. 24th. 1896 and was buried in Cheltenham Cemetery.
In the 18th century, a branch of the Lovat-Frazers of Inverness, migrated from the Highlands of Scotland to settle down in Ireland. Among them was William Potter Frazer who, settling in Tuam, became an inspector in the Royal Irish Constabulary. The father of ten children, George, the third son, is the subject of this paper. At the time of George's birth, an earnest young man, after much exercise of soul, withdrew from the Chu… Go to person page >