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Francis Daniel Horton

Male 1870 - 1949  (79 years)


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  • Name Francis Daniel Horton  [1, 2, 3, 4
    Birth Abt 1869  Birmingham, Warwickshire Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Born 12 Jan 1870  Birmingham, Warwickshire Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Birth 12 Jan 1870  [6
    Birth Abt Feb 1870  Birmingham RD, Warwickshire Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Service 18 Dec 1890  Birmingham, Warwickshire Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
    Attested for Army service - Royal Engineers - Service No: 25322 
    Occupation 5 Apr 1891  [8
    Postal Telegraphist & Army Reservist 
    Residence 5 Apr 1891  House in Timber Yard, Birmingham, Warwickshire Find all individuals with events at this location  [8
    • Married, but living with widowed mother.
    Occupation 2 Apr 1911  [5
    Post Office Engineer 
    Residence 2 Apr 1911  Oakbourne, Marlborough Street, Oldham, Lancashire Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    • Married, but away from home, boarding with Dawson family.
    Service 29 Jun 1917  France Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
    Captain, Royal Engineers (Signals) 
    Service 20 May 1922 
    Retired from Army Service 
    Occupation 29 Sep 1939  [6
    Post Office Executive Engineer (Retired) 
    Residence 29 Sep 1939  20 Priest Hill, Reading, Berkshire Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • Also with Jean F Horton born 27 4 1916, Post office Telephonist, who married Leonard P Allum Q4 1942 Reading RD - was Jean an adopted daughter as there is no obvious birth registration
    Residence Jan 1949  20 Priest Hill, Caversham, Reading, Berkshire Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Death Abt Feb 1949  Reading RD, Berkshire Find all individuals with events at this location  [9
    Name Francis D Horton  [6, 8, 9
    Name Francis Horton  [5
    Died 18 Feb 1949  Caversham, Reading, Berkshire Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Probate 7 May 1949  Oxford, Oxfordshire Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    • Probate to Dorothy Gladys Richardson, widow, [daughter], and Eric Bernard Horton [son], post office telephone engineer. Effects £4523.8s.
    Person ID I56495  ONS
    Last Modified 28 May 2019 

    Family Laura Emily Howes,   b. 8 Sep 1868, Aston, Warwickshire Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 3 Apr 1941, Caversham, Reading, Berkshire Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 72 years) 
    Married Abt Aug 1890  Birmingham RD, Warwickshire Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Children 
     1. Francis Samuel Horton,   b. 28 Nov 1890, Birmingham, Warwickshire Find all individuals with events at this location
     2. Rosa Phyllis Frances Horton,   b. 12 Dec 1895, Birmingham, Warwickshire Find all individuals with events at this location
     3. Dorothy Gladys Horton,   b. Abt 1896, Birmingham, Warwickshire Find all individuals with events at this location
     4. Edith May Horton,   b. Abt 1901, Birmingham, Warwickshire Find all individuals with events at this location
     5. Beatrice Horton,   b. Abt 1903, Edinburgh, Midlothian Find all individuals with events at this location
     6. Margaret Horton,   b. Abt 1905, Edinburgh, Midlothian Find all individuals with events at this location
     7. Eric Bernard Horton,   b. Abt Nov 1912, Croydon RD, Surrey Find all individuals with events at this location
    Last Modified 29 May 2019 
    Family ID F16493  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBirth - Abt 1869 - Birmingham, Warwickshire Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 12 Jan 1870 - Birmingham, Warwickshire Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBirth - Abt Feb 1870 - Birmingham RD, Warwickshire Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - Abt Aug 1890 - Birmingham RD, Warwickshire Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsService - Attested for Army service - Royal Engineers - Service No: 25322 - 18 Dec 1890 - Birmingham, Warwickshire Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsService - Captain, Royal Engineers (Signals) - 29 Jun 1917 - France Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDeath - Abt Feb 1949 - Reading RD, Berkshire Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsProbate - 7 May 1949 - Oxford, Oxfordshire Link to Google Earth
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  • Sources 
    1. [S475] BMD register (England & Wales) - marriages - multiple sources.
      available online from various sources

    2. [S476] BMD register (England & Wales) - births - multiple sources.

    3. [S117] probate records.

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

    5. [S156] 1911 census - UK.

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

    7. [S34] Frances Bartram.

    8. [S5] 1891 census.

    9. [S480] BMD register (England & Wales) - deaths - multiple sources.