Project Description



Born 9th December 1881 in Barnstone, Notts

Died 1962

Radcliffe on Trent School Register

Admitted 6 Jun 1885. Spella (Spellow farm)

1891 Census

Age 9, living at Brick Yard Houses in Radcliffe on Trent with father Thomas, a farm labourer, mother Martha, sisters Harriet 6 and Emma 3, brother Alfred 1.

1901 Census

Unable to find him in 1901 but the family are living in Kimberley. His mother has died.

1911 Census

Age 29 living on Babbington Lane, Kimberley with wife Annie Olivia, sons Samuel Thomas 5, Arthur Henry 2 months and daughters Amy Olivia Constance 4, Ivy Harriet 2. He is employed as a coal miner hewer.

Military Service

Rank: Private

Service Number: G-53115, previously  29457, formerly 56991

Military Unit: , 1/7th Duke of Cambridge’s Own (Middlesex) Regiment, 23rd Brigade, 8th Division, formerly Labour Corps, previously Lincolnshire Regiment

Theatre of War: Unconfirmed

Medals Awarded: British War and Victory

Other information

Possible marriages:

Marriage 1: 1903, age 21, marriage to Annie.

Marriage 2: 1st June 1925, to Ada Wallace, 39, of Cropwell Road, Radcliffe on Trent. He was age 43, a widower, living at Bailey Lane, Radcliffe on Trent. Occupation: Builder/Carter.

Will: died 27 August 1962 at 34 Bailey Lane, Radcliffe on Trent, administration to Dora Jones (wife of Fredrick Jones) and John James Wallace, retired bricklayer’s labourer.

Military Personnel Address on 1918 Electoral Register

Bailey Lane, Radcliffe on Trent

From the 1922 Electoral Register

Address: Bailey Lane, Radcliffe on Trent

From the 1939 Register

Address: Bailey Lane Radcliffe on Trent

Occupation: Builders carter and labourer

Household: wife Ada born 4.5.1885

Reason for inclusion on Radcliffe on Trent Roll of Honour

Lived in Radcliffe on Trent.