Project Description

HENRY COLLETT CHAMBERLAIN

1886–1957

Labour Corps

Brother of George

Born 4th July 1886 in Radcliffe on Trent

Baptised 15th August 1886 at St Mary’s Church, Radcliffe on Trent – address 76 Woolpack Lane

Married 16 July 1914 to Fannie Hallam, Radcliffe on Trent

Died 9th March 1957, age 70

Radcliffe on Trent School Register

Admitted to Radcliffe school 23rd February 1891. Father Harry, address Main Road.

1891 Census

Age 4 living with father Henry, a maltster, and mother Jane on Main Road, Radcliffe on Trent.

1901 Census

Age 14 living with father Henry, a maltster, mother Jane, a butcher/shopkeeper, his brother George 7 and his sister Sarah 9 on Main Road, Radcliffe on Trent.

1911 Census

Age 24, living with father Henry, maltster, mother Jane, his brother George 17 and his sister Sarah 19 on Bingham Road, Radcliffe on Trent. His employment is described as a maltster’s son (worker).

Military Service

No definite information.

On the Absent Voters List for Radcliffe on Trent, he is listed as Private 467375, No.407 Agricultural Labour Corps

Military Personnel Address on 1918 Electoral Register

Main Road, Radcliffe on Trent

Other information

Died on 9th March 1975 at The General Hospital in Nottingham. The address given in his will is 107 Bingham Road, Radcliffe on Trent and he left administration to George C Chamberlain, master carpenter. Effects £3932.14s.9d

From the 1939 Register

Address: Main Road, Radcliffe on Trent

Occupation: Corn warehouseman, retired

Household: living with wife Fanny born 28.2.1874

Reasons for inclusion on the Radcliffe on Trent Roll of Honour

Born and lived in Radcliffe on Trent.