ARTHUR EDWARD GETHING 1882–1958
Born April 26th 1882 in Newark
Died January 8th 1958 (Bingham registration)
Age 8 and at school living with mother Matilda Gething, 49, who was born in Grantham, plus a servant Maria Bates 15 who came from Cropwell Butler. They lived on Bingham Road, Radcliffe on Trent. Note – there are several mistakes in the census entry. Arthur is described as Matilda’s nephew, born in London and Maria Banks is described as born in Cropwell.
Age 18, born in Newark, employed as a grocer’s assistant and living with Matilda Gething, 59, who is living on own means together with William 26 a nephew of Matilda and son of Williiam Burford Gething, Matilda’s brother; he is employed as a baker-confectioner and was born in London. They lived on Bingham Road, Radcliffe on Trent.
Age 28, born in Newark, employed as a grocer’s assistant and living with Matilda Gething 70, single in a 6 roomed house on Bingham Road, Radcliffe on Trent.
1914 Electoral Roll
Address given as Bingham Road, bedroom, first floor, furnished. Landlady was Mrs Gething.
Information from the Absent Voters List, 1918. We have been unable to find confirmation of these details in official military records
Service Number: 945771
Military Unit: No 5 Company, East Yorkshire Regiment
Theatre of War: Unconfirmed
Medals Awarded: not known
Military Personnel Address on 1918 Electoral Roll
Bingham Road, Radcliffe on Trent
1925 Kelly’s directory – living on Bingham Road, Radcliffe on Trent
From Radcliffe on Trent Parish Register: born 26 April 1882, baptised 18 April 1907, mother recorded as Matilda Ann Gething, no father recorded.
Radcliffe on Trent cemetery- grave for Arthur E Gething born 26 April 1882, died 8th January 1958. Also in same grave Matilda Anne Gething mother of above died 19 April 1924 Age 83.
Will: Arthur Edward Gething of 19 Cavendish Villas, Radcliffe on Trent died 8 January 1958 – probate Nottingham 12 March 1958 to Ernest Edward Eccleston and James Edward Black, solicitors and Albert Edward Musson, hospital porter. Effects £1384.1s.9d.
From the 1922 Electoral register
Address: Bingham Road, Radcliffe on Trent
From the 1939 Register
Address: Bingham Public Assistance Institution
Occupation: Storekeeper Glassware
He was a patient
Reasons for inclusion on Radcliffe on Trent Roll of Honour
Lived, worked and was buried in Radcliffe on Trent