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Albert William Howes

Male Abt 1885 - 1915  (~ 30 years)


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  • Name Albert William Howes  [1, 2, 3, 4
    Birth Abt 1884  Brighton, Sussex Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Birth Abt 1885  Brighton, Sussex Find all individuals with events at this location  [4, 6
    Born Abt Apr 1885  St Peter, Brighton, Sussex Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    • age 18y 1m at enlistment
    Gender Male 
    Birth Abt May 1885  Brighton RD, Sussex Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Residence 1891  4 St Leonard's Road, Brighton, Sussex Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Residence 1901  19 Frederick Street, Brighton, Sussex Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Service No. 1903 
    7435 
    Physical Description 13 May 1903 
    Ht: 5' 5 1/4"; Wt: 118lb; Blue eyes, brown hair 
    Service Between 13 May 1903 and 1906  [2
    Private, Royal Sussex Regiment 
    • previous service with Volunteer Batallion

      Bit of a "Jack the lad" - I counted 22 charges during his short service
    Occupation 13 May 1903  [2
    Blind maker 
    Immigration 12 Oct 1906  Quebec, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    • Ship: Empress of Britain
    Occupation 12 Oct 1906  [4
    Labourer 
    Physical Description 11 Nov 1910  [4
    Ht: 5' 5 3/4"; brown hair, blue eyes 
    Immigration 11 Nov 1910  Blaine, Washington, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • Sister, Ethel Jobling living in Manitoba

      Says he was a Canadian national

      From Place: Canada
    Occupation 11 Nov 1910  [4
    Laborer 
    Service 1915  [3
    Private, 9 Bn, Royal Sussex, Regiment 
    Service No. 1915  [3
    G/3048 
    Name Albert Howes  [3, 4, 6
    Name Albert W Howes  [5
    Died 7 Oct 1915  Valenciennes, Nord Pas-de-Calais, France Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Buried Abt 8 Oct 1915  St Roch communal cemetery, Valenciennes, Nord Pas-de-Calais, France Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Notes 
    • 1891 mistranscribed as Albert H Howes
    Person ID I36049  ONS
    Last Modified 25 Mar 2020 

    Father William Harry Riches Howes,   b. 22 Dec 1854, Attleborough, Norfolk Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Abt Nov 1930, Steyning RD, Sussex Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 75 years) 
    Mother Susannah Jane Rampton,   b. Abt 1855, Brighton, Sussex Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Abt Aug 1900, Brighton RD, Sussex Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 45 years) 
    Married Abt Feb 1877  Brighton RD, Sussex Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
    Married 11 Feb 1877  St Peter, Brighton, Sussex Find all individuals with events at this location  [8, 9
    Family ID F11264  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBirth - Abt 1884 - Brighton, Sussex Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBirth - Abt 1885 - Brighton, Sussex Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBorn - Abt Apr 1885 - St Peter, Brighton, Sussex Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBirth - Abt May 1885 - Brighton RD, Sussex Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsImmigration - 12 Oct 1906 - Quebec, Canada Link to Google Earth
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  • Sources 
    1. [S476] BMD register (England & Wales) - births - multiple sources.
      available online from various sources

    2. [S148] Ancestry.com Military Records, www,ancestry.com.

    3. [S611] Commonwealth War Graves Commission website.

    4. [S242] Ancestry.com Immigration records, www.ancestry.com.

    5. [S5] 1891 census.

    6. [S6] 1901 census.

    7. [S475] BMD register (England & Wales) - marriages - multiple sources.
      available online from various sources

    8. [S621] Carol Crocker.

    9. [S1312] Sussex Marriages, Sussex Family History Society, www.familysearch.org.