WILLIAM THOMAS BRAMLEY* 1893–1967
Born 14th November 1893, Basford district
Married September quarter 1915 to Judith Buxton, Bingham district
Daughter Joan Mary born 13th April 1918, and Margaret F born 8.7.23 Bingham registered
* Name given as Bramleigh in some records
Age 7, living at 4 Gedling Street, Bulwell, Nottingham with father Fred, wool shawl maker (hand), mother Sarah, brother Frederick, 19, tailor, sisters Polly M,17, hosiery folder, Elizabeth, 14, lace edging drawer, May, 5, Ethel, 1, and grandfather William Bramley, 76, fish hawker.
17 year old William is now an apprentice tailor, living at 36 Scott Street, Bulwell with father Frederick, hosiery hand, mother Sarah Ann, sister May, 14, hosiery finisher and Kate, 11, at school. Enoch Staton, 19, coal miner (ganger) is boarding with the family.
Service Number: 58495
Military Unit: Royal Engineers General Base Depot
Theatre of War: France and Flanders, date of entry 11.10.15.
Medals Awarded: 1914-1915 Star, British War and Victory
Military Personnel Address on 1918 Electoral Register
Bingham Rd, Orston Villa, Radcliffe on Trent (surname spelt Bramleigh)
William Thomas Bramley is noted in daughter’s baptismal record as being on active service. Civil occupation unknown. Alternative spelling of name in records: Bramley and Bramleigh.
From the 1922 Electoral Register
Address: Ivy Cottages, Bingham Road, Radcliffe on Trent
From the 1939 Register
Surname spelt Bramley
Address: 142 Tilbury Rise, Nottingham
Household: wife Judith and Margaret Bramley b 8.7.23. Occupation cigarette machine worker, tobacco factory
Reasons for inclusion on Radcliffe on Trent Roll of Honour
Lived in Radcliffe on Trent