HARRY HOWARD 1878–1952


Born 23rd November 1878, Radcliffe on Trent

Baptised 6th January 1879 at St Mary’s Church, Radcliffe on Trent

Married December 10th 1906 to Ada Alvey St Mary’s Church, Radcliffe

Children, Harry, born 12 December 1908, John William born 17 August 1910,  Lois, born 6 March 1914, Frank born 1920

Died 1952. Buried in Radcliffe on Trent cemetery, grave reference E145, no headstone.

1881 Census

Age three living on Bailey Lane, Radcliffe on Trent with his father William, forty-one, a farmer with eight acres of land, mother Phoebe, thirty-four, sisters Ada, ten, Elizabeth, four, Mary, eight months and brother James, six.

1891 Census

Age twelve living on Back Lane with his father William, a gardener, mother Phoebe, brother James, sisters Elizabeth, Mary, Alice, seven, Amy, four and Lois one.

1901 Census

Age twenty-two, living on Back Lane, a builders carter, with his father William, who is listed in the census as having one eye, mother Phoebe and sisters Alice, a charwoman, Lois, Amy and Emma, age nine.

1911 Census

Living on Palin Row, Radcliffe on Trent with his wife Ada, and sons Harry, two, and John William, one. He was employed as a carter’s labourer/horseman.

Military Service

Military Service

From 1918 Absent Voter List 1918:

Rank: Private

Service Number: 88814

Military Unit: 2nd Reserve, Machine Gun Corps

Theatre of War: Unconfirmed

No details of medals available

Military Personnel Address on 1918 Electoral Register

Palin Row, Radcliffe on Trent

1921 Census

Address: Palin Row, Radcliffe

Employment: builders carter, H Walker, Builder and Coal Dealer

Household: wife Ada, sons Harry, William Frank and daughter Louise

From the 1939 Register

Address: 31 Lincoln Grove, Radcliffe on Trent

Occupation: general labourer

Household: living with wife Ada born 13.12.1887 daughter Lois (married name Wolfe)

Reasons for inclusion on Radcliffe on Trent Roll of Honour

Lived in Radcliffe on Trent.