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Joseph Thomas Leslie Howes

Male 1898 - 1941  (42 years)


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  • Name Joseph Thomas Leslie Howes  [1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7
    Birth Abt 1895  [3
    • age 22 at 1st marriage
    Birth Abt 1898  Garston, Lancashire Find all individuals with events at this location  [6, 8, 9
    Birth Abt 1898  Liverpool, Lancashire Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
    Birth 1898  Liverpool, Lancashire Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    • from 1935 card
    Birth Abt 1898  [3
    • age 35 at 5th marriage
    Birth Abt Nov 1898  West Derby RD, Lancashire Find all individuals with events at this location  [10
    Born 20 Nov 1898  Garston, Lancashire Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Gender Male 
    Birth 20 Nov 1898  Liverpool, Lancashire Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Birth 20 Nov 1898  [11
    Baptism 12 Dec 1898  St Peter, Liverpool, Lancashire Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Birth Abt 1899  [3
    • age 33 at 3rd marriage
      age 34 at 4th marriage
      age 40 at 6th marriage
      age 41 at 7th marriage
    Birth Abt 1901  Liverpool, Lancashire Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    • age 30 at 2nd marriage
    Residence 31 Mar 1901  Central Station, Cheshire Line Railway, Garston, Lancashire Find all individuals with events at this location  [8
    Occupation 2 Apr 1911  [9
    Scholar 
    Residence 2 Apr 1911  13 Norfolk Avenue, Heaton Chapel, Lancashire Find all individuals with events at this location  [9
    Physical Description 18 Jun 1917 
    Ht: 5'&.5"; dk brown hair; brown eyes 
    Service 18 Jun 1917 
    Able Seaman, Royal Navy 
    • Served on a huge variety of ships
      Slightly wounded from mine explosion, 22 Mar 1918
    Service No. 18 Jun 1917  [4
    SS7869 
    Occupation 18 Jun 1917  [4
    Hosier 
    Occupation 17 Jul 1917  [3
    Seaman, Royal Navy (Warehouseman) 
    Residence 17 Jul 1917  1441 Ashton Old Road, Openshaw, Lancashire Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Physical Description 11 Jul 1922  [6
    Ht: 5'8"; Brown eyes; dark brown hair; scar in centre of forehead 
    Occupation 11 Jul 1922  [6
    Able Seaman 
    Occupation 7 Sep 1931  [5
    Soldier, Royal Canadian Garrison Artillery 
    Residence 7 Sep 1931  Citadel, Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Occupation 1 Sep 1932  [3
    Insurance Agent 
    Residence 1 Sep 1932  45 Surmiton Grove, Chorlton in Medlock, Manchester, Lancashire Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Occupation 9 Sep 1933  [3
    Club Steward 
    Residence 9 Sep 1933  389 Ringwood Road, Parkstone, Dorset Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Occupation 30 Jun 1934  [3
    Silk Hosiery Representative 
    Residence 30 Jun 1934  3 Hallville Road, Mossley Hill, Liverpool, Lancashire Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Physical Description 10 Jul 1935  [6
    Ht: 5' 7.5"; Brown eyes; brown hair turning grey 
    Name Joseph L Howes  [12
    Name Joseph T L Howes  [8, 13
    Name Joseph Thomas L Howes  [10
    Name Leslie Howes  [9
    Name Leslie J T Howes  [11
    Occupation 10 Jul 1935  Rotterdam, Zuid-Holland, Netherlands Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    Able Seaman 
    • Ship: Telesfrea de Larrenaga
    Occupation 29 Sep 1939  [11
    Able Seaman, SS LLandaff 
    • 1939 Register shows that Joseph was serving on the same ship as Kathleen's father
    Residence 29 Sep 1939  40 Lilac Avenue, Hull, Yorkshire Find all individuals with events at this location  [11
    Occupation 3 Oct 1939  [3
    A B Seaman 
    Residence 3 Oct 1939  40 Lilac Avenue, Hull, Yorkshire Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Occupation 21 Sep 1940  [3
    Civil Servant 
    Residence 21 Sep 1940  20 Berkeley Street, Sculcoates, Yorkshire Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Residence Feb 1941  20 Birkley Street, Hull, Yorkshire Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
    Occupation 15 Feb 1941  [1
    Able Seaman 
    Died 15 Feb 1941  SS Holystone, Atlantic Ocean Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 7
    Age: 42y 
    Cause: Sunk by U-Boat 
    Buried Not known Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    • Memorialized on Tower Hill memorial
    Notes 
    • According to a Russian website, nekropole.info, this man is buried in St Olave's churchyard in the City of London! Most likely this refers to the memorial on Tower Hill
      Merchant seaman number 1045027 - from 1922 card at FMP
      Merchant seaman number R126732 - from 1935 card at FMP

      Self description:
      marriage 1: bachelor - Register Office
      marriage 2: bachelor - Military chapel
      marriage 3: bacheor - Roman Catholic
      marriage 4: bachelor - Register Office
      marriage 5: bachelor - Methodist
      marriage 6: bachelor - C of E
      marriage 7: widower - C of E

    Person ID I25782  ONS
    Last Modified 28 Apr 2018 

    Father Joseph Howes,   b. Abt Feb 1863, Haggerston, London Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 7 Feb 1922, Liverpool, Lancashire Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 58 years) 
    Mother Kate Merle Williams,   b. Abt Nov 1865, Liverpool, Lancashire Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Abt Aug 1940, Wirral RD, Cheshire Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 74 years) 
    Married Abt Aug 1886  Liverpool RD, Lancashire Find all individuals with events at this location  [14
    Married 4 Sep 1886  St Silas, Liverpool, Lancashire Find all individuals with events at this location  [15
    Witness 4 Sep 1886  [15
    Annie Louisa Howes 
    Witness 4 Sep 1886  [15
    Thomas B Williams 
    Family ID F9232  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 1 Julia Annie Griffith,   b. 4 Sep 1895,   d. Abt May 1987, Shrewsbury RD, Shropshire Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 91 years) 
    Married 17 Jul 1917  Register Office, Chorlton on Medlock, Lancashire Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Joseph Thomas Leslie Howes Julia Annie Griffith MC
    Joseph Thomas Leslie Howes Julia Annie Griffith MC
    Witness 17 Jul 1917  [3
    S C Morris 
    Witness 17 Jul 1917  [3
    T Morris 
    Married Abt Aug 1917  Chorlton RD, Lancashire Find all individuals with events at this location  [13
    Notes 
    • by licence
    Children 
    +1. Herbert Edward Howes,   b. 23 Oct 1917, Corwen, Merionethshire Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 24 Apr 1984, Wrexham, Denbighshire Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 66 years)
    +2. Annie Merle Howes,   b. 3 Jun 1923, Corwen, Merionethshire Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 26 Dec 2000, Wrexham, Denbighshire Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 77 years)
    Last Modified 17 Sep 2015 
    Family ID F18718  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 2 Fay Sophia Jones,   b. Abt 1911, Glasgow, Lanarkshire Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married 7 Sep 1931  St George, Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Joseph Thomas Leslie Howes Fay Sophia Jones MC
    Joseph Thomas Leslie Howes Fay Sophia Jones MC
    Published with the gracious permission of the Nova Scotia Archives and not for further reproduction without their permission
    Witness 7 Sep 1931  [5
    Helen Gunn 
    Witness 7 Sep 1931  [5
    William James Pickett 
    Notes 
    Last Modified 11 Dec 2015 
    Family ID F31133  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 3 Letitia Noonan,   b. 26 Sep 1899, 23 Cumberland Street, South Dublin, Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married Abt Aug 1932  S Manchester RD, Lancashire Find all individuals with events at this location  [13
    Married 1 Aug 1932  Church of the Holy Name, Oxford Road, Manchester, Lancashire Find all individuals with events at this location  [16
    • "SS Nominis apud"
      from Letitia's Baptism.
    Married 1 Sep 1932  Church of the Holy Name, Oxford Road, Manchester, Lancashire Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Joseph Thomas Leslie Howes Letitia Noonan MC
    Joseph Thomas Leslie Howes Letitia Noonan MC
    Witness 1 Sep 1932  [3
    Frank Eastwood 
    Witness 1 Sep 1932  [3
    Mary Noonan 
    Notes 
    • Letitia's baptism record in Dublin records the marriage as 1 August 1932
    Last Modified 14 Jan 2017 
    Family ID F30095  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 4 Florence Edith Hockley,   b. Abt 1911 
    Married Abt Aug 1933  Poole RD, Dorset Find all individuals with events at this location  [13
    Married 9 Sep 1933  Register Office, Poole, Dorset Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Joseph Thomas Leslie Howes Florence Edith Hockley MC
    Joseph Thomas Leslie Howes Florence Edith Hockley MC
    Witness 9 Sep 1933  [3
    M Ward 
    Witness 9 Sep 1933  [3
    Ruth Ward 
    Children 
     1. Arthur Lewis Howes,   b. Abt Aug 1934, Southampton RD, Hampshire Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Abt Nov 1934, Southampton RD, Hampshire Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 0 years)
    Last Modified 17 Sep 2015 
    Family ID F30096  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 5 Edith Mary Johnson,   b. Abt 1904 
    Married Abt May 1934  Liverpool RD, Lancashire Find all individuals with events at this location  [13
    Married 30 Jun 1934  Methodist Church, Elm Hall Drive, Liverpool, Lancashire Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Joseph Thomas Leslie Howes Edith Mary Johnson MC
    Joseph Thomas Leslie Howes Edith Mary Johnson MC
    Witness 30 Jun 1934  [3
    Alison Foster Shakespeare 
    Witness 30 Jun 1934  [3
    Arthur W Prophet 
    Last Modified 17 Sep 2015 
    Family ID F30097  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 6 Kathleen Rispin,   b. Abt Feb 1910, Sculcoates RD, Yorkshire Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Abt Aug 1940, Hull RD, Yorkshire Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 30 years) 
    Married 3 Oct 1939  St Columba, Hull, Yorkshire Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Joseph Thomas Leslie Howes Kathleen Rispin
    Joseph Thomas Leslie Howes Kathleen Rispin
    Witness 3 Oct 1939  [3
    Florence Johnson 
    Witness 3 Oct 1939  [3
    George Snowball 
    Married Abt Nov 1939  Hull RD, Yorkshire Find all individuals with events at this location  [13
    Last Modified 17 Sep 2015 
    Family ID F30098  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 7 Mary Arthur,   b. Abt 1911 
    Married Abt Aug 1940  Hull RD, Yorkshire Find all individuals with events at this location  [13
    Married 21 Sep 1940  Sculcoates, Hull, Yorkshire Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Joseph Thomas Leslie Howes Mary Arthur MC
    Joseph Thomas Leslie Howes Mary Arthur MC
    Witness 21 Sep 1940  [3
    G Arthur 
    Witness 21 Sep 1940  [3
    J Hardy 
    Witness 21 Sep 1940  [3
    P Murray 
    Last Modified 17 Sep 2015 
    Family ID F18719  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBirth - Abt 1898 - Liverpool, Lancashire Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBirth - 1898 - Liverpool, Lancashire Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBirth - Abt Nov 1898 - West Derby RD, Lancashire Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBirth - 20 Nov 1898 - Liverpool, Lancashire Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBaptism - 12 Dec 1898 - St Peter, Liverpool, Lancashire Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBirth - Abt 1901 - Liverpool, Lancashire Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 31 Mar 1901 - Central Station, Cheshire Line Railway, Garston, Lancashire Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 2 Apr 1911 - 13 Norfolk Avenue, Heaton Chapel, Lancashire Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 17 Jul 1917 - Register Office, Chorlton on Medlock, Lancashire Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - Abt Aug 1917 - Chorlton RD, Lancashire Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 7 Sep 1931 - St George, Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - Abt Aug 1932 - S Manchester RD, Lancashire Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 1 Aug 1932 - Church of the Holy Name, Oxford Road, Manchester, Lancashire Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 1 Sep 1932 - Church of the Holy Name, Oxford Road, Manchester, Lancashire Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - Abt Aug 1933 - Poole RD, Dorset Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 9 Sep 1933 - Register Office, Poole, Dorset Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - Abt May 1934 - Liverpool RD, Lancashire Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 30 Jun 1934 - Methodist Church, Elm Hall Drive, Liverpool, Lancashire Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 3 Oct 1939 - St Columba, Hull, Yorkshire Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - Abt Nov 1939 - Hull RD, Yorkshire Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - Abt Aug 1940 - Hull RD, Yorkshire Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 21 Sep 1940 - Sculcoates, Hull, Yorkshire Link to Google Earth
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  • Sources 
    1. [S611] Commonwealth War Graves Commission website, www.cwgc.org.

    2. [S62] Parish Register - baptisms.
      indicates that we have seen the original parish register, microfilm/fiche or a scanned image

    3. [S50] Marriage cert.

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

    5. [S1537] Nova Scotia Genealogy, www.novascotiagenealogy.com.

    6. [S1043] Merchant seaman records, www.findmypast.co.uk.

    7. [S2134] UK Merchant Seamen's Deaths 1939-1953, ancestry.com.

    8. [S6] 1901 census.

    9. [S156] 1911 census - UK.

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

    11. [S1956] 1939 Register, findmypast.com, ancestry.com.

    12. [S2234] baptism record - spouse!.

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

    14. [S475] BMD register (England & Wales) - marriages - multiple sources.

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


    16. [S62] Parish Register - baptisms.