We remember Elizabeth Blackall Knocker

We remember Elizabeth Blackall Knocker

Profile picture for Elizabeth Blackall Knocker

Timeline

Timeline

1884
birth Exeter United Kingdom Source:5143891 29th July 1884
1891
location Upcot, Bath Road, St Margarets, Marlborough, Wiltshire United Kingdom away from home address Source:6657566 1891
1891
dates Age 6 Source:6657566 1891
1901
dates Age 16 Source:6657569 1901
1906
marriage Leslie Duke Knocker Source:5143891 1906
1911
location The White House, 1 Cardigan Road, Marlborough United Kingdom away from home address Source:6657570 1911
1911
dates Age 25 Source:6657570 1911
1914
theatres France & Belgium: 1a Source:5143891 15th September 1914 - 17th March 1918
1916
marriage Baron Harold de T'Serclaes de Rattendael Source:5143891 January 1916
sibling John Shapter Source:5143891
service Other Empire Force British Red Cross Society Source:5143891
awards Military Medal (MM) British Award/Decoration Source:5143891
employment Midwife Training Queen Charlotte's Hospital London United Kingdom Source:5143891
awards Order of St John of Jerusalem Other War Service Award Source:5143891
education Nurse Sevenoaks Nurse Training Sevenoaks United Kingdom Source:5143891
education Finishing school Chateau Lutry Finishing School Lausanne Switzerland Source:5143891
education Cookery School Trowbridge Cookery School Trowbridge United Kingdom Source:5143891
children Kenneth Knocker Source:5143891
education St Nicholas's Folkestone United Kingdom Source:5143891
1978
death Not War Related Died of pneumonia and senile dementia in an Epsom nursing home on 26 April 1978, aged 93 Epsom, Surrey United Kingdom Source:5143891 Source:6657564 26th April 1978

Details

Details

Names
TypeName
First Names Elizabeth Blackall
Initials EB
Last Name Knocker
Source 6657565
First Names Elizabeth Blackall
Initials EB
Last Name Knocker Now Baroness De T'serclaes
Source 6657564
Last Name Shapter, Later Baroness De T'serclaes
Gender
GenderSource
Female
Locations
AddressCountryTypeDateSource
The White House, 1 Cardigan Road, Marlborough United Kingdom away from home address known 1911
Upcot, Bath Road, St Margarets, Marlborough, Wiltshire United Kingdom away from home address known 1891
Contribution

Military Service

Military Service
ServiceNumberUnitSectionRankSource
Other Empire Force British Red Cross Society
Awards
AwardTypeSource
Military Medal (MM) British Award/Decoration
Order of St John of Jerusalem Other War Service Award
Family
Children
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Kenneth Knocker son
Parents
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Charlotte Bayly mother
Lewis Shapter father
Siblings
NameRelationshipDatesSource
John Shapter brother
Spouse
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Baron Harold de T'Serclaes de Rattendael husband January 1916
Leslie Duke Knocker husband 1906

Media

Communities

Communities

Evidence

Evidence

IWM is not responsible for the content of external websites. Please note that some sources will require payment to view.

Official Records

TitleConnected byMore information
Medal Index Card
England & Wales deaths 1837-2007 Transcription Charlotte33
England & Wales marriages 1837-2008 Transcription Charlotte33
1891 England, Wales & Scotland Census Transcription Charlotte33
1901 England, Wales & Scotland Census Transcription Charlotte33
1911 England, Wales & Scotland Census Transcription Charlotte33
Medal Index Cards Transcription Kristen1288

External Evidence

ReferenceConnected byMore information
The Baroness De T'Serclaes (Elsie Knocker) Simon8771
Paradise on Suicide Corner Simon8771
Wikipedia on Elsie Knocker Simon8771
BBC The People Remember, Episode 4 Imperial1
The cellar-house of Pervyse Kristen1288

Multimedia

TitleConnected byMore information
Kenneth Duke Knocker Simon8771
Working in Pervyse Belgium 1916 Simon8771
Elsie in Later Life Simon8771
Photograph of Elsie Knocker Imperial1
Photograph of Elsie (right) with Mairi Chisholm Imperial1
Elsie knocker and Mairi Chisholm Peter5151
Recieving the Order of St. Leopold Peter5151
Elsie and Mairi - first aid post at Pervyse Catherine91214
Elsie nursing Belgian soldier Catherine91214

Stories