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Forum: Strays

List all the waifs and strays you discover here, and perhaps we can find them a home.

  1. William RUFUS of Madeley Shropshire

    Married at the British Embassy Paris, France pg. 156 entry no. 1014 26th February 1844 William RUFUS of Madeley in the County of Shropshire, bachelor and Mary Anne LITTLEWOOD of Hope Flintshire, spinster in the presence of Wm. ASHBY and J.M. LEMAINE

    Started by Wilkes_ml‎, 16-10-2014 1:44 PM
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  2. Andrew FORSYTH, Scotland, c1889-1917 - WW1

    Mis-filed (not indexed) with Scott in the WW1 Service Records (WO 363): Andrew FORSYTH, enlisted Glasgow February 1915, declared age 25y 11m, birthplace Keith Banffshire. Trade - Warehouseman. Died 1917 (possibly late 1916). L/Sgt 9254 Gordon Highlanders. Widow MAGGIE - home address Dundee. ...

    Started by fullscott‎, 15-11-2014 12:21 AM
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  3. John NUTT, b c1876, Oxford - WW1 Service

    Mis-filed (not indexed) with Scott in the WW1 Service Records (WO 363): John NUTT, home address New Hinksey, Oxford. Mother Harriett. Stepfather Charles Henry SADLER. Sister Mrs CHANDLER. A Labourer, enlisted December 1915, declared age 39y 11m. Served 1917-1919. Several Regt Nos, the final...

    Started by fullscott‎, 14-11-2014 10:25 PM
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  4. J HOOD, b c1894 Ayrshire - WW1

    Just one page, the Medical History which gives a physical description, mis-filed (not indexed) with Scott in the WW1 Service Records (WO 363): J HOOD, a Joiner by trade, joined (Lowland Regt?) before the war - March 1914 - at Ardrossan, Ayr (which is also his birthplace). Declared age 19y 11m....

    Started by fullscott‎, 13-11-2014 10:17 AM
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  5. CLEMMENS, b c 1894, London - WW1 Service

    I may be wrong (it has been known to happen!), but I think the WW1 Service Record for Clemmens SCOTT is really for a man surnamed CLEMMENS, and so is mis-filed (WO 363). Could he be ERNEST WILLIAM SCOTT CLEMMENS? Hopefully the details will ring a bell with someone searching: Enlisted (Dragoons,...

    Started by fullscott‎, 11-11-2014 6:25 PM
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  6. Walter Charles PRICE b c1883 - WW1 Service

    Mis-filed (not indexed) with a man having the same Regt No, in the WW1 Service Records (WO 363): Walter Charles PRICE, enlisted November 1915. Medical exam May 1915 - declared age 32y, born BECKENHAM, Kent. Trade - Painter. Promoted to L/Cp. KIA May 1918. Medal Receipts are signed by ALICE...

    Started by fullscott‎, 08-11-2014 10:41 AM
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  7. Charles STEWART, b c1877 Brighton - WW1

    This man joined up in 1904 as Charles SCOTT, and despite him declaring his correct name in 1913, his records are filed under Scott in the WW1 Service Records (WO 363): Charles STEWART, parents Charles & Jeanie, brothers James, Robert & Arthur, sisters Maggie & Jeanie - all residents of...

    Started by fullscott‎, 04-11-2014 2:57 PM
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  8. Charles Alexander BOHRER b1898 London - WW1

    Enlisted as SCOTT, so mis-filed in the WW1 Service Records (WO 363): Charles Alexander BOHRER, mother Elizabeth, addresses in Kentish Town & (in 1931) Highgate. A Beer Bottler, enlisted April 1916, declared age 18yr 10m. Regt Nos: 49923 (Surreys), 202414 (Labour). De-mobbed 1919. The papers...

    Started by fullscott‎, 03-11-2014 5:51 PM
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  9. James Reid SIBBALD b c1896 Edinburgh - WW1

    Just 2 sides of the Attestation sheet, mis-filed in the WW1 Service Records (WO 363): James Reid SIBBALD, home address Edinburgh, enlisted RFA August 1916, declared age 20yr 157days. Occupation: House Painter. Mother: Mary Ann. Wounded 1918. Military Medal for Bravery in the Field. Anc****y,...

    Started by fullscott‎, 02-11-2014 7:04 PM
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  10. Robert Stewart DUNLOP b c1883 Scotland

    Just 2 pages, Mis-filed with COP in the WW1 PENSION Records: Robert Stewart DUNLOP, a Rivetter, enlisted with the SCOTS GUARDS on 11 December 1906. Declared age 23yr 6m, born Bathgate, LINLITHGOW (now Lothian?). Anc****y, WW1 Pension Records, COP, pages 5710 & 5711

    Started by fullscott‎, 26-10-2014 11:31 AM
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  11. Swanson or Robert RICHARDSON - kia 1918

    Badly damaged, scrappy & intriguing - mis-filed with SCOTT in the WW1 Service Records (WO 363); Mostly letters from Margaret Road, WHITLEY BAY - although this is not necessarily the address of the soldier. He was enlisted as SWANSON RICHARDSON, but may have been ROBERT RICHARDSON, whose wife was...

    Started by fullscott‎, 22-10-2014 9:52 PM
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  12. Francis William CAPPLEMAN, b abt 1895, Yorks

    Mis-filed as Coppleman in the WW1 Service Records (WO 363): Francis William CAPPLEMAN; born Bridlington Yorkshire circa 1895; father Francis; addresses in Bridlington & Selby; enlisted Army Cyclists Corps 1915; de-mobbed 1920. Anc****y, COP, pages 13927 to 13935

    Started by fullscott‎, 20-10-2013 10:38 AM
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  13. Edward SPENCER of Stone, Staffordshire

    Married at St. Michael, Madeley, Shropshire 15th July 1799 Edward SPENCER of the parish of Stone in Staffordshire, batchelor and Elizabeth VAUGHAN of this parish, spinster, by license witnessed by Ge HOLME, John RUSHTON & Edward DYAS (parish Clerk as he signs most marriages)

    Started by Wilkes_ml‎, 18-10-2014 2:01 PM
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  14. Jane Blanch JUMP? of St. Giles, Middlesex

    Married at the British Embassy Paris, France pg. 156 entry no. 1016 24th March 1844 Stanielas Jibud Nekanda de TREPHA? of ???? in the Duchy of .....?????? and Jane Blanche JUMP of St. Giles in the County of Middlesex in the presence of ?. MacPherson ADAMS and A. de BEAULIEU

    Started by Wilkes_ml‎, 16-10-2014 1:57 PM
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  15. Alexander DOUGLAS of Clerkenwell, Middlesex

    Married at the British Embassy Paris, France pg. 156 entry no. 1015 29th February 1844 Alexander DOUGLAS of Clerkenwell in the County of Middlesex, bachelor & Elizabeth Catherine HILL of Clerkenwell, spinster in the presence of Charles Sewell HILL and J. M. (or H) LEMAINE

    Started by Wilkes_ml‎, 16-10-2014 1:50 PM
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  16. Nathaniel WELLS of St. Arvans Monmouthshire

    Married at the British Embassy Paris, France pg. 155 entry no. 1013 26th February 1844 Nathaniel Armstrong WELLS of St. Arvans in the County of Monmouth, bachelor and Georgina Lucy PRICE of Westbury in the County of Bucks, spinster in the presence of M. S. SHERWILL Lieut. , A.L. SHERWILL...

    Started by Wilkes_ml‎, 16-10-2014 1:40 PM
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  17. Samuel LENTON of St. Margaret Leicester

    Married at the British Embassy Paris, France pg. 155 entry no. 1012 20th February 1844 Samuel LENTON of the town of St. Margaret Leicester, bachelor and Charlotte BAKER of Fingringhoe in the County of Essex, spinster in the presence of Thomas SHEPHERD (can not work out other...

    Started by Wilkes_ml‎, 16-10-2014 1:31 PM
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  18. Charles WOOLEY(S) of Walton Northampton

    Married at British Embassy, Paris France pg 155 entry no. 1011 20th February 1844 Charles WOOLEYS of the parish of Walton Northampton bachelor and Hester CLARKSON of the parish of St? Gregory in the County of Middlesex, spinster in the presence of Rosetta CLARKSON (can not work out other...

    Started by Wilkes_ml‎, 16-10-2014 1:26 PM
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  19. Samuel STENTON b c1865 - Military

    Mis-filed (not indexed) with Scott in the WW1 Service Records (WO 363): Samuel STENTON, born DUMFRIES, home address SUNDERLAND. Married ELIZABETH, 1891. Children: 3 perhaps 4. First 2 born 1902 & 1905, both with the second name MARCHBANK. Third child born 1909 - this may be ISABEL, or she may be...

    Started by fullscott‎, 09-10-2014 11:44 AM
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  20. Eric John S SALAMAN - Canada 1919

    Mis-filed (not indexed) in the LAV section of the WW1 Service Records: Mostly the repatriation details of Eric John Seymour SALAMAN, whose father (initials F S) lived in London in 1919. In 1913 he went to British Columbia to start fruit farming. In 1914 he enlisted in the Canadian Field...

    Started by fullscott‎, 04-10-2014 10:34 AM
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