We remember Ernest Ruffett

We remember Ernest Ruffett

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Timeline

Timeline

1874
sibling Willis George Ruffett Source:9207214 1874
1876
sibling Fred Ruffett Source:9207256 25th May 1876
1878
sibling Bertram Jabez Ruffett - Died Aged Nineteen - Source:9207220 1878
1885
sibling Edmund Charles Henry Ruffett Source:9207364 21st April 1885
1888
birth Edlesborough, Leighton Buzzard, Bedfordshire United Kingdom Source:6662222 Source:9206287 6th March 1888
1891
location 6 Ashridge Park (later 41 Ringshall), Little Gaddesden United Kingdom parents address Source:9206284 5th April 1891
1891
dates Age 3 Source:9206284 5th April 1891
1891
education From an Infant to at least age 11, obtaining a Certificate of Proficiency. Little Gaddesden School Little Gaddesden United Kingdom Source:9362842 17th August 1891
1891
sibling Horace Ruffett Source:9207264 1st October 1891
1901
dates Age 13 Source:9206287 31st March 1901
1901
location 41 Ringshall United Kingdom parents address Source:9206287 31st March 1901
1901
employment Office Boy Domestic Little Gaddesden United Kingdom Source:9206287 31st March 1901
1911
dates Age 23 Source:9206291 2nd April 1911
1911
location 20 Little Gaddesden, Berkhamsted United Kingdom parents address Source:9206291 2nd April 1911
1911
employment Carpenter and Joiner Earl Brownlow The Ashridge Estate United Kingdom Source:9206291 11th April 1911
1913
employment Assistant Manual Training Instructor Bloomsbury School, Birmingham United Kingdom Source:9207309 1913 - 1915
1915
marriage Jane Ann Richardson Source:9207275 24th May 1915 - 17th March 1963
1915
service Royal Navy Air Mechanic 1st Class F9680 Royal Naval Air Service HMS President II Source:9206275 1st December 1915 - 29th April 1917
1915
enlistment Hendon United Kingdom Source:9206275 1st December 1915
1915
employment Carpenter United Kingdom Source:9206275 1st December 1915
1916
children Dorothy Mary Ruffett Source:9207568 8th April 1916
1916
children Edward Horace Ruffett Source:9207563 8th April 1916
1917
service Royal Navy Leading Mechanic F9680 Royal Naval Air Service HMS President II Source:9206275 30th April 1917 - 31st December 1917
1917
theatres France & Belgium: 1a Source:6662222 9th October 1917
1918
service Royal Navy Leading Mechanic F9680 Royal Naval Air Service HMS President II (Dunkirk) Source:9206275 1st January 1918 - 31st January 1918
1918
service Royal Navy Leading Mechanic F9680 Royal Naval Air Service HMS Daedalus (Dunkirk) Source:9206275 1st February 1918 - 31st March 1918
1918
service Air Force (RAF/RFC) Corporal Mechanic 209680 216 Squadron Source:9632077 1st April 1918 - 31st August 1918
1918
service Air Force (RAF/RFC) Sergeant Mechanic 209680 216 Squadron Source:9632077 1st September 1918 - 29th March 1919
1919
employment Training Instructor in Charge Callow Land Handicrafts Centre, Watford United Kingdom Source:9207309 April 1919 - 1935
1919
location 122 Whippendell Road, Watford United Kingdom their own address Source:9207247 October 1919
1920
discharge Source:6662222 30th April 1920
1935
employment Teacher in Charge of Handicrafts Herts County Council Leggatts Way Senior Boys' School, Watford United Kingdom Source:9207253 1935
1939
location Woodside, Ridge Lane, Watford United Kingdom their own address Source:9207253 29th September 1939
1963
location 61 Ridge Lane, Watford United Kingdom their own address Source:9207275 16th March 1963
1963
death Not War Related West Middlesex Hospital, Isleworth, Middlesex United Kingdom Source:9207275 17th March 1963
1963
dates Age 75 Source:9207643 17th March 1963
burial Ss Peter And Paul Non-War Cemetery Little Gaddesden United Kingdom Source:9207325

Details

Details

Names
TypeName
First Names Ernest
Initials E
Last Name Ruffett
Source 6662222
Gender
GenderSource
Male
Locations
AddressCountryTypeDateSource
122 Whippendell Road, Watford United Kingdom their own address known October 1919
20 Little Gaddesden, Berkhamsted United Kingdom parents address known 2nd April 1911
41 Ringshall United Kingdom parents address known 31st March 1901
6 Ashridge Park (later 41 Ringshall), Little Gaddesden United Kingdom parents address known 5th April 1891
61 Ridge Lane, Watford United Kingdom their own address known 16th March 1963
Woodside, Ridge Lane, Watford United Kingdom their own address known 29th September 1939
Contribution

Military Service

Military Service
ServiceNumberUnitSectionRankSource
Royal Navy F9680 Royal Naval Air Service HMS President II Air Mechanic 1st Class
Royal Navy F9680 Royal Naval Air Service HMS President II Leading Mechanic
Royal Navy F9680 Royal Naval Air Service HMS President II (Dunkirk) Leading Mechanic
Royal Navy F9680 Royal Naval Air Service HMS Daedalus (Dunkirk) Leading Mechanic
Air Force (RAF/RFC) 209680 216 Squadron Corporal Mechanic
Air Force (RAF/RFC) 209680 216 Squadron Sergeant Mechanic
Awards
AwardTypeSource
British War Medal First World War Campaign/Service Medal
Victory Medal First World War Campaign/Service Medal
Family
Children
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Edward Horace Ruffett son 8th April 1916
Dorothy Mary Ruffett daughter 8th April 1916
Parents
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Sarah Ruffett mother
Charles Ruffett father
Siblings
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Willis George Ruffett brother 1874
Fred Ruffett brother 25th May 1876
Bertram Jabez Ruffett - died aged nineteen - brother 1878
Edmund Charles Henry Ruffett brother 21st April 1885
Horace Ruffett brother 1st October 1891
Spouse
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Jane Ann Richardson wife 24th May 1915
Physical
ComplexionEyesHairSource
Fresh Blue Brown
DateHeightSource
1915-12-01 5'9"
Religion
DateReligionSource
1915-05-24 Anglican - Church of Eng, Irl, Wales or other

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Official Records

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British RAF Airmen 1912-1919
British Royal Navy Seamen 1899-1924 Transcription Jane31029
England & Wales births 1837-2006 Transcription Jane31029
1891 England, Wales & Scotland Census Transcription Jane31029
1901 England, Wales & Scotland Census Transcription Jane31029
1911 England, Wales & Scotland Census Transcription Jane31029
England & Wales marriages 1837-2005 Transcription Jane31029
England & Wales deaths 1837-2007 Transcription Jane31029
England & Wales births 1837-2006 Transcription Jane31029
England & Wales births 1837-2006 Transcription Jane31029
England & Wales births 1837-2006 Transcription Jane31029
England & Wales births 1837-2006 Transcription Jane31029
England & Wales births 1837-2006 Transcription Jane31029
England & Wales deaths 1837-2007 Transcription Jane31029
England & Wales births 1837-2006 Transcription Jane31029
England & Wales births 1837-2006 Transcription Jane31029
1881 England, Wales & Scotland Census Transcription Jane31029
England & Wales deaths 1837-2007 Transcription Jane31029
England & Wales deaths 1837-2007 Transcription Jane31029
England & Wales deaths 1837-2007 Transcription Jane31029

External Evidence

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1919 Electoral Register 122 Whippendell Road, Watford Jane31029
1939 Register Ernest and family Jane31029
1939 Register entry Brother Fred Jane31029
1939 Register entry Brother Edmund Jane31029
1939 Register entry Brother Horace Jane31029
England, Select Marriages Ernest Ruffett Jane31029
National Probate Calendar (Index of Wills and Administrations) Jane31029
Naval Medal and Award Roll image Jane31029
Teachers' Registration Council Register Jane31029
Hertfordshire Monumental Inscriptions Little Gaddesden The Parish Church of St Peter & St Paul Jane31029
Burial of Ernest Ruffett Jane31029
A Century Remembered Jane31029
Little Gaddesden School Log Books 1887 – 1906 Jane31029
Air of Authority - A History of RAF Organisation Jane31029

Multimedia

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The Ruffett Family Grave Jane31029
Ernest and Jane Ann Ruffett's grave stone Jane31029
School House and Nos 20 – 23 Little Gaddesden Jane31029
40 & 41 Ashridge Park, now Witches Hollow Jane31029
RNAS Air Mechanic Arm Badge Jane31029
British War Medal and Victory Medal Jane31029
Little Gaddesden Roll of Honour revised 2018 Jane31029
Ernest Ruffett Jane31029

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