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William Robert Howes

William Robert Howes

Male 1856 - 1945  (89 years)

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  • Name William Robert Howes  [1, 2
    William Robert Howes
    William Robert Howes
    Birth Abt 1856  Upton cum Chalvey, Berkshire Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Birth Abt 1856  Slough, Berkshire Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    • previously Buckinghamshire
    Birth Abt 1856  England Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 5
    Born 5 Feb 1856  Slough, Berkshire Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    Gender Male 
    Birth Abt Feb 1857  Eton RD, Buckinghamshire Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
    Residence 1861  44 Wellington Road, Upton cum Chalvey, Berkshire Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Residence 1871  Chalvey, Upton cum Chalvey, Berkshire Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Service 16 Oct 1872 
    Durham Light Infantry 
    • he enlisted at age 16 (claiming to be 18) in the 100th Foot, later the Leinster Regiment, and finally the Durham Light Infantry.
    Occupation 1901  [5
    Lieutenant and Quartermaster, 5 Bn, Leicester Regiment 
    Residence 1901  9 Townparks, Navan, Meath, Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Occupation 2 Apr 1911  [1
    Captain Retired list, Infantry 
    Residence 2 Apr 1911  Quay Street, Skerries, Dublin, Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Residence 1918  Anna Villa, Skerries, Dublin, Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location  [8
    Residence 1918  Anna Villa, Skerries, Dublin, Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    Occupation Jun 1945  [9
    Army Major (Retired) 
    Death 4 Jun 1945  16 Grosvenor Place, Rathmines, Dublin, Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location  [9
    Death 6 Jun 1945  Skerries, Dublin, Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    Service Major  [10
    Name W R Howes  [8
    Name William House  [4
    Name William Howes  [5
    Name William R Howse  [3, 11
    Name William Robert Howse  [7
    Occupation British Army Officer  [2
    Occupation 6 Jun 1945  [11
    Retired British Officer 
    Died 6 Jun 1945  16 Grosvenor Place, Rathmines, Dublin, Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location  [11
    Age: 88y 
    Cause: Bronchial asthma, aortic incompetence 
    • married
      informant: A J Hendy
    Buried Abt 10 Jun 1945  Skerries, Dublin, Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location  [12
    William Robert Howes and Family
    William Robert Howes and Family
    Probate 13 Jul 1945  Dublin, Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location  [9
    • Effects: £825 8s 5d: to widow
    Notes 
    • Married but wife away from home in 1911
      See Margaret
    Person ID I46426  ONS
    Last Modified 18 Apr 2017 

    Father William Howse,   b. Abt 1829, Chalvey, Upton cum Chalvey, Berkshire Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Abt Aug 1902, Eton RD, Buckinghamshire Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 73 years) 
    Mother Jane Seward,   b. Abt 1829, Upton cum Chalvey, Berkshire Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Abt May 1870, Eton RD, Buckinghamshire Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 41 years) 
    Married 11 May 1856  Holy Trinity, Islington, London Find all individuals with events at this location  [13
    Witness 11 May 1856  [13
    Harriet Howse - sister 
    Witness 11 May 1856  [13
    Henry Hewitt 
    Family ID F13953  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Lucy Marion Aldridge,   b. 21 Dec 1865, Umballa, Bengal, India Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 16 Mar 1946, 16 Grosvenor Place, Rathmines, Dublin, Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 80 years) 
    Married 6 Dec 1880  Amritsar, Punjab, India Find all individuals with events at this location  [14, 15
    Children 
     1. Edith Louisa Howes,   b. 6 Dec 1880, Amritsar, Punjab, India Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 8 Apr 1909, Charing Cross Hospital, Strand, London Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 28 years)
     2. Gertrude Howes,   b. 1883, India Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1886, India Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 3 years)
     3. Stillborn Howes,   b. 1884, India Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1884, India Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 0 years)
     4. Annie Howes,   b. 1885, India Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1885, India Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 0 years)
    +5. Charles William Howes,   b. 1 Apr 1887, Calcutta, West Bengal, India Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 22 Apr 1918, Martinsart Wood, Somme, Picardie, France Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 31 years)
    +6. Elsie Jane Howes,   b. 25 Oct 1889, Jalapahar, West Bengal, India Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 11 Nov 1981, Montréal, Quebec, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 92 years)
    +7. Henry Austin Howes,   b. 27 Mar 1892, Wellington, Tamil Nadu, India Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 30 Jul 1958, Toronto, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 66 years)
    +8. Thomas Edward Howes,   b. 28 Aug 1895, Tipperary, Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 9 Jan 1922, Balrothery, Dublin, Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 26 years)
     9. Doris Winifred Howes,   b. 14 Jul 1897, Navan, Meath, Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location
    +10. Millicent Jessie Howes,   b. Abt May 1900, Navan, Meath, Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1994  (Age ~ 93 years)
     11. Helen Marjorie Howes,   b. 1901, Navan, Meath, Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 8 May 1943, 16 Grosvenor Place, Rathmines, Dublin, Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 42 years)
    Last Modified 21 Nov 2016 22:10:42 
    Family ID F17556  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBirth - Abt 1856 - Upton cum Chalvey, Berkshire Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBirth - Abt 1856 - Slough, Berkshire Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBirth - Abt 1856 - England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 5 Feb 1856 - Slough, Berkshire Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBirth - Abt Feb 1857 - Eton RD, Buckinghamshire Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 1871 - Chalvey, Upton cum Chalvey, Berkshire Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 6 Dec 1880 - Amritsar, Punjab, India Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDeath - 4 Jun 1945 - 16 Grosvenor Place, Rathmines, Dublin, Ireland Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDeath - 6 Jun 1945 - Skerries, Dublin, Ireland Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - Age: 88y - 6 Jun 1945 - 16 Grosvenor Place, Rathmines, Dublin, Ireland Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - Abt 10 Jun 1945 - Skerries, Dublin, Ireland Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsProbate - 13 Jul 1945 - Dublin, Ireland Link to Google Earth
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    Pin Legend  : Address       : Location       : City/Town       : County/Shire       : State/Province       : Country       : Not Set

  • Sources 
    1. [S342] 1911 census - Ireland.

    2. [S2051] Medal Society of Ireland, www.msoi.eu.

    3. [S3] 1861 census.

    4. [S542] 1871 census.

    5. [S341] 1901 Census - Ireland.

    6. [S1899] Bill Howes.

    7. [S476] BMD register (England & Wales) - births - multiple sources.
      available online from various sources

    8. [S458] Death report - son.

    9. [S117] probate records.

    10. [S697] Ontario Marriages, www.ancestry.com.

    11. [S2130] Irish civil BMD records, civilrecords.irishgenealogy.ie.

    12. [S275] Gravestone.

    13. [S64] Parish Register - marriages.
      indicates that we have seen the original parish register, microfilm/fiche or a scanned image


    14. [S9] ancestry.com tree.

    15. [S450] RootsWeb.