We remember Christopher Armitage

We remember Christopher Armitage

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Timeline

Timeline

1869
birth Blacker Hill, Barnsley, Yorkshire United Kingdom Source:8720953 25th December 1869
1869
location Blacker Hill, Worsbrough, Barnsley, Yorkshire United Kingdom parents address Source:8720953 25th December 1869
1881
location Armtage Close, Blacker Hill United Kingdom parents address Source:6640504 3rd April 1881
1891
employment Butcher Jane Armitage Blacker Hill United Kingdom Source:6640532 5th April 1891
1891
location Armitage Court, Blacker Hill United Kingdom parents address Source:6640532 5th April 1891
1891
dates Age 21 Source:6640532 5th April 1891
1892
employment Butcher Source:8720995 19th April 1892
1892
marriage Eliza Ann Hollings Source:8720995 19th April 1892
1892
dates Age 22 Source:8720995 19th April 1892
1899
marriage Laura Source:6633247 1899
1901
dates Age 32 Source:6635846 31st March 1901
1901
employment Trooper York Imp Yeomanry Source:6635846 31st March 1901
1911
dates Age 40 Source:6633247 2nd April 1911
1911
employment Butcher Blacker Hill, Yorkshire United Kingdom Source:6633247 2nd April 1911
1911
location 57 Wentworth Road, Blacker Hill, Yorkshire United Kingdom their own address Source:6633247 2nd April 1911
1916
hospitalisation nervous breakdown Hospital/Institution Source:8674523 29th March 1916
1916
service British Army Private Queens Own Yorkshire Dragoons 3rd Source:8720211 1st August 1916
1916
location 28 Wentworth Road, Blacker Hill, Worsbrough United Kingdom their own address Source:8720211 1st August 1916
1916
dates Age 46 Source:6635805 1st August 1916
1916
service British Army Private 3017 Household Cavalry and Cavalry of the Line (inc. Yeomanry and Imperial Camel Corps) Queen's Own Yorkshire Dragoons Source:6633451 3rd August 1916
service British Army Private 3017 Yorkshire Dragoons Yeomanry (Queen's Own) Source:7213917
children Florence Armitage Source:6633247
enlistment Doncaster United Kingdom Source:6633451
service British Army Private 3017 Yorkshire Dragoons Source:657890
1916
death Inquest verdict of "Suicide whilst of unsound mind". (Death date of 3/8/1916 and age at death 47 have both now been corrected on CWGC website to 1/8/1916 and 46 respectively.) Blacker Hill United Kingdom Source:6635805 Source:8720908 Source:6633451 1st August 1916
burial Worsborough St Mary's Burial Ground Worsbrough (st. Mary's) Burial Ground Non-War Cemetery CWGC Cemetery/Memorial Worsborough, South Yorkshire Yorkshire United Kingdom United Kingdom Source:6635805 Source:7213917
children Lilian Armitage Source:6633247
children Blanch Armitage Source:6633247
children Willis Armitage Source:6635805
children John Armitage Source:6633247
employment Butcher Blacker Hill United Kingdom Source:8720211

Details

Details

Names
TypeName
First Names Christopher
Initials C
Last Name Armitage
Source 657890
Gender
GenderSource
Male
Locations
AddressCountryTypeDateSource
28 Wentworth Road, Blacker Hill, Worsbrough United Kingdom their own address known 1st August 1916
57 Wentworth Road, Blacker Hill, Yorkshire United Kingdom their own address known 2nd April 1911
Armitage Court, Blacker Hill United Kingdom parents address known 5th April 1891
Armtage Close, Blacker Hill United Kingdom parents address known 3rd April 1881
Blacker Hill, Worsbrough, Barnsley, Yorkshire United Kingdom parents address known 25th December 1869
Contribution

Military Service

Military Service
ServiceNumberUnitSectionRankSource
British Army 3017 Yorkshire Dragoons Private
British Army 3017 Household Cavalry and Cavalry of the Line (inc. Yeomanry and Imperial Camel Corps) Queen's Own Yorkshire Dragoons Private
British Army Queens Own Yorkshire Dragoons 3rd Private
British Army 3017 Yorkshire Dragoons Yeomanry (Queen's Own) Private
Family
Children
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Lilian Armitage daughter
Blanch Armitage daughter
John Armitage son
Florence Armitage daughter
Willis Armitage son
Parents
NameRelationshipDatesSource
John William Armitage father
Jane Armitage formerly Newboult mother
Spouse
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Laura wife 1899
Eliza Ann Hollings wife 19th April 1892

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Evidence

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Official Records

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Medal Index Card
England & Wales births 1837-2006 Transcription Rosemary12767
1911 England, Wales & Scotland Census Transcription Rosemary12767
England & Wales deaths 1837-2007 Transcription Rosemary12767
England & Wales marriages 1837-2008 Transcription Rosemary12767
England & Wales marriages 1837-2008 Transcription Rosemary12767
Soldiers died in the Great War 1914-1919 Transcription Rosemary12767
1901 England, Wales & Scotland Census Transcription Rosemary12767
1881 England, Wales & Scotland Census Transcription Rosemary12767
1891 England, Wales & Scotland Census Transcription Rosemary12767
1891 England, Wales & Scotland Census Transcription Rosemary12767
1911 England, Wales & Scotland Census Transcription Rosemary12767
1911 England, Wales & Scotland Census Transcription Rosemary12767
1911 England, Wales & Scotland Census Transcription Rosemary12767
1911 England, Wales & Scotland Census Transcription Rosemary12767
1911 England, Wales & Scotland Census Transcription Rosemary12767
1881 England, Wales & Scotland Census Transcription Rosemary12767
1881 England, Wales & Scotland Census Transcription Rosemary12767
1881 England, Wales & Scotland Census Transcription Rosemary12767
1881 England, Wales & Scotland Census Transcription Rosemary12767
1881 England, Wales & Scotland Census Transcription Rosemary12767
1881 England, Wales & Scotland Census Transcription Rosemary12767
Commonwealth War Graves Commission (CWGC) Casualty Records Imperial1

External Evidence

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Blacker Hill Soldier's tragic death - Christopher Armitage (46) Rosemary12767
Barnsley Chronicle Linda571
Barnsley Chronicle Rosemary12767

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