Project Description

JOHN NICHOLSON CAUNT 1889–1948

Caunt, John (Jackie)
Photograph from the Cutler collection housed in the Radcliffe Parish Council Office

Born 4th January 1889 in Radcliffe on Trent

Baptised 1st March 1889 St Mary’s Church, Radcliffe on Trent.

Married 1917 to Agnes Frost, Bingham district

Children: Florence, baptised 14 July 1918, Lilian born 1920

Died 1948, Bingham district

1891 Census

Age 2 living with grandparents and mother Lily on Main Road, Radcliffe on Trent. Grandfather Samuel was an ostler.

1911 Census

Age 22 living with mother, a single parent, in Lamcote. He is employed as a carrier.

Military Service

No information available. Photograph in military uniform with name found in Cutler album (housed in Radcliffe on Trent Parish Council Office)

From the 1922 Electoral Register

Address: Water Lane, Radcliffe on Trent

Household: wife Agnes Mary Caunt

From the 1939 Register

Address: No 4 Council Houses, Main Road, Radcliffe on Trent

Occupation: Auxiliary postman

Household:  living with Agnes and daughters Florence Stanley  and Lilian Richmond

Reasons for inclusion on the Radcliffe on Trent Roll of Honour

Born and lived in Radcliffe on Trent