We remember William John Froomes

We remember William John Froomes

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1869
sibling Maria Froomes Source:9183411 1869
1870
sibling Mary Jane Froomes Source:9183411 1870
1873
birth Maidenhead, Berkshire United Kingdom Source:9183379 1873
1876
sibling George Froomes Source:9183411 1876
1881
dates Age 8 Source:9183379 3rd April 1881
1881
location Cottage, West Street, Cookham, Berkshire United Kingdom parents address Source:9183379 3rd April 1881
1883
sibling Arthur Edward Froomes Source:9183411 1883
1891
sibling Frederick Froomes Source:9183411 1891
1891
location Hedsor Stables, Hedsor, Bourne End, Buckinghamshire United Kingdom other group residence address Source:9183382 5th April 1891
1891
employment Groom - possibly - the de Hedsor Family - probably - Hedsor House, Buckinghamshire United Kingdom Source:9183382 5th April 1891
1891
dates Age 19 Source:9183382 5th April 1891
1897
marriage Ada Froomes nee Buckingham Source:9183389 October 1897
1897
children Millie Froomes Source:9183396 December 1897
1897
dates Age 24 Source:9183389 December 1897
1899
children Mary Froomes Source:9183396 1899
1900
dates Age 27 Source:9183394 December 1900
1901
location a boarder at:- Cookham Rise, Cookham, Berkshire United Kingdom other group residence address Source:9183396 31st March 1901
1901
employment General Agricultural Labourer Not known Cookham, Berkshire United Kingdom Source:9183396 31st March 1901
1901
dates Age 27 Source:9183396 31st March 1901
1914
dates Age 40 Source:9183308 4th August 1914
1915
enlistment Not known United Kingdom Source:9183308 11th August 1915
1915
service British Army Private 19087 Princess Charlotte of Wales’ (Royal Berkshire Regiment) Source:9183308 11th August 1915 - 2nd August 1916
1915
dates Age 41 Source:9183308 11th August 1915
1916
dates Age 42 Source:9183308 2nd August 1916
1916
discharge Source:9183308 2nd August 1916
1918
dates Age 44 Source:9183308 11th November 1918
1920
death Not War Related Although William John Froomes died within only two years of the ending of the Great War, there is nothing on record to connect his death with his army service. He was 47. Basingstoke Registration District, Hampshire United Kingdom Source:9183397 1920
1920
dates Age 47 Source:9183397 September 1920

Details

Details

Names
TypeName
First Names William John
Initials WJ
Last Name Froomes
Source 1264770
Gender
GenderSource
Male
Locations
AddressCountryTypeDateSource
Cottage, West Street, Cookham, Berkshire United Kingdom parents address known 3rd April 1881
Hedsor Stables, Hedsor, Bourne End, Buckinghamshire United Kingdom other group residence address known 5th April 1891
a boarder at:- Cookham Rise, Cookham, Berkshire United Kingdom other group residence address known 31st March 1901
Contribution

Military Service

Military Service
ServiceNumberUnitSectionRankSource
British Army 19087 Princess Charlotte of Wales’ (Royal Berkshire Regiment) Private
Awards
AwardTypeSource
Silver War Badge Honourable Discharge
Family
Children
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Millie Froomes daughter December 1897
Mary Froomes daughter 1899
Parents
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Hesther Froomes nee Short mother
William Froomes father
Siblings
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Maria Froomes sister 1869
Mary Jane Froomes sister 1870
George Froomes brother 1876
Arthur Edward Froomes brother 1883
Frederick Froomes brother 1891
Spouse
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Ada Froomes nee Buckingham wife October 1897

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Silver War Badge Roll Transcription Keith22624
Marriage Recorded Maidenhead Registration District, Berkshire Keith22624
Death Recorded Maidenhead Registration District, Berkshire Keith22624
Death Recorded Basingstoke Registration District, Hampshire Keith22624
Lives of the First World War website entry for 512558 Arthur Edward Froomes - Labour Corps Keith22624

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