Date of Birth: 
8 Mar 1858
Date of Death: 
27 May 1943

Sils was born at Hampstead, Middlesex, England.

He married Isabella Carter (born at Pimlico, London, England in 1855) at Wellington in 1880.

She died at a very early at age 25, only 4 months after getting married.

Sils married a 2nd time to a divorcee, Jane McKenzie.

They had one son.

In 1890 Sils was an accountants in Wellington. He then became a settler in Petone.

By 1904 he was in Levin as a farmer. By 1911 he had moved back to Wellington, again as an accountant. From 1914 he was back farming, mainly in the Hamilton area.

Relatives mentioned in profile: 
Sils John Gibbons, Joseph Gibbons, Sarah Ann Eady, Isabella Florence Sophia Carter, Felix Carter, Jane Mary Carter, Jane Ellen Alice Wilmer McKenzie, Athol Eady Gibbons, Myra Daphne Wood.