We remember Simon Preston

We remember Simon Preston

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Timeline

Timeline

1890
sibling Mary Jane Preston Source:7545946 1890
1892
birth Trimdon Foundry, County Durham United Kingdom Source:3589307 1892
1894
sibling Mary Ellen Preston Source:7545946 1894
1896
sibling John Preston Source:7545946 1896
1898
sibling Thomas Preston Source:7545946 1898
1901
location Cuthbertson Street, Trimdon Foundry, Wingate, Durham United Kingdom parents address Source:7545957 April 1901
1901
sibling Jemima Henderson Preston Source:7545946 1901
1904
sibling William Leonard Preston Source:7545946 1904
1907
sibling George Preston Source:7545946 1907
1911
employment Coal Putter Underground Dawdon Colliery Seaham Harbour Seaham Harbour Durham United Kingdom Source:7545946 April 1911
1911
location 7 Wynyard Street Dawdon Seaham Harbour United Kingdom parents address Source:7545946 April 1911
1914
marriage Florence Beatrice Bailey Source:7545943 1914
1916
service British Army Private 20/1351 Northumberland Fusiliers Source:7447777 30th June 1916
1916
death Killed in Action Killed on the first day of the Battle of the Somme. Somme, Flanders France Source:7447777 Source:3589307 1st July 1916
burial Thiepval Memorial CWGC Cemetery/Memorial Somme France Source:7447777

Details

Details

Names
TypeName
First Names Simon
Initials S
Last Name Preston
Source 3589307
Gender
GenderSource
Male
Locations
AddressCountryTypeDateSource
7 Wynyard Street Dawdon Seaham Harbour United Kingdom parents address known April 1911
Cuthbertson Street, Trimdon Foundry, Wingate, Durham United Kingdom parents address known April 1901
Contribution

Military Service

Military Service
ServiceNumberUnitSectionRankSource
British Army 20/1351 Northumberland Fusiliers Private
Family
Parents
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Jemima Henderson mother
Thomas Preston father
Siblings
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Mary Jane Preston sister 1890
Mary Ellen Preston sister 1894
John Preston brother 1896
Thomas Preston brother 1898
Jemima Henderson Preston sister 1901
George Preston brother 1907
William Leonard Preston brother 1904
Spouse
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Florence Beatrice Bailey wife 1914

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Communities

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Evidence

Evidence

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Official Records

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Commonwealth War Graves Commission (CWGC) Casualty Records Imperial1
England & Wales births 1837-2006 Transcription William11428
England & Wales marriages 1837-2008 Transcription William11428
1911 England, Wales & Scotland Census Transcription William11428
1901 England, Wales & Scotland Census Transcription William11428

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Simon Preston and his wife Florence (nee Bailey) William11428
Simon Preston William11428

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