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Frederick James Courtney Howes

Male 1874 - Abt 1934  (60 years)


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  • Name Frederick James Courtney Howes  [1
    Birth Abt 1873  Toronto, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 3
    • Age 38 at enlistment
    Birth Abt 1873  Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Birth Abt Jan 1874  Toronto, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    • age 18y 9m at enlistment
    Born 19 Feb 1874  83 Chestnut Street, Toronto, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    Gender Male 
    Residence 4 Apr 1881  St John's Ward, Toronto, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Physical Description 1 Nov 1892  [5
    Ht: 5' 3 1/2"; wt: 117lb; Blue eyes; brown hair 
    Service No. 1 Nov 1892  [5
    3564 
    Occupation 1 Nov 1892  [5
    Cook 
    Service Between 4 Nov 1892 and 31 Oct 1904  [5
    Private Royal West Kent Regiment 
    • states prior service in 3 Bn, Royal Fusiliers
      Promoted to corporal and then "busted" for "neglect of good order"
      Saw 8 years service in India and 8 months in Malta

    Occupation 2 Apr 1911 
    Motor Driver, Furnishing Trade 
    Residence 2 Apr 1911  13 South Street, Guildford, Surrey Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Physical Description 30 May 1912  [2
    Ht: 5'4"; wt: 140lb; Blue eyes, Brown hair 
    • Also several tattoes
    Service Between 30 May 1912 and 29 May 1916  [2
    Driver, Army Service Corps 
    • Mentions prior service with Royal West Kent Regiment
      Served in France 1914-1915
      Won India Medal 1895 with Punjab fronteir clasp (1897-8)
      A separate list of WW1 Canadian Expeditionary Force soldiers has a Frederick James Howes of the right age, and an enlistment date of 1 Nov 1892, but a different service number from the one we have quoted. It's not completely certain that it's the same person, though it does seem so. Indeed it was him.
    Service No. 30 May 1912  [2
    C/95 
    Name Frederick Howes  [7
    Name Frederick Howse  [4
    Name Frederick James C Howes  [8
    Name Frederick James Howes  [2, 3, 5, 6
    Occupation 30 May 1912  [2
    Motor Driver 
    Residence 1914  55 Stoke Road, Guildford, Surrey Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Occupation 6 May 1917  [1
    Motor Omnibus Driver 
    Residence 6 May 1917  111a Kilburn Lane, Kensal Rise, Middlesex Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Died Abt Nov 1934  Edmonton RD, Middlesex Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
    Age: 60y 
    Person ID I61261  ONS
    Last Modified 5 Jul 2017 

    Father William Robert Howes,   b. 15 Dec 1832, Turnmill Street, Clerkenwell, London Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 27 Mar 1911, General Hospital, Toronto, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 78 years) 
    Mother Mary Jane Price,   b. Abt 1844, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 7 Jan 1888, General Hospital, Toronto, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 44 years) 
    Married 13 Apr 1868  St Peter, Eaton Square, London Find all individuals with events at this location  [9
    Witness 13 Apr 1868  [10
    Charlotte Price 
    Witness 13 Apr 1868  [10, 11
    Frederick Price 
    Married Abt May 1868  St George, Hanover Square RD, London Find all individuals with events at this location  [8
    Family ID F7684  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Ethel Maud Mary Stearn,   b. Abt Feb 1885, Worthing, Sussex Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Abt Nov 1945, Willesden RD, Middlesex Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 60 years) 
    Married 1 Apr 1905  Register Office, Hendon, Middlesex Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Married 1 Apr 1906  Register Office, Hendon, Middlesex Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married Abt May 1906  Hendon RD, Middlesex Find all individuals with events at this location  [8
    Children 
     1. Ethel Mary Louisa Howes,   b. 2 Oct 1907, Hendon, Middlesex Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Abt Jun 1990, Brent RD, Middlesex Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 82 years)
     2. Gerald Frederick Howes,   b. 23 Dec 1908, Hendon, Middlesex Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 13 Sep 1912, Guildford, Surrey Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 3 years)
    +3. Agnes Vera Courtney Howes,   b. 17 Sep 1913, Guildford, Surrey Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Abt May 1976, Aylesbury RD, Buckinghamshire Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 62 years)
    +4. Frederick Courtney Beaumont Howes,   b. 6 May 1917, 111a Kilburn Lane, Kensal Rise, Middlesex Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Abt Nov 1979, North Tyneside West RD, Northumberland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 62 years)
    +5. Living
    Last Modified 21 Sep 2014 
    Family ID F17757  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBirth - Abt 1873 - Toronto, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBirth - Abt 1873 - Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBirth - Abt Jan 1874 - Toronto, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 1 Apr 1905 - Register Office, Hendon, Middlesex Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 1 Apr 1906 - Register Office, Hendon, Middlesex Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - Abt May 1906 - Hendon RD, Middlesex Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - Age: 60y - Abt Nov 1934 - Edmonton RD, Middlesex Link to Google Earth
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    Pin Legend  : Address       : Location       : City/Town       : County/Shire       : State/Province       : Country       : Not Set

  • Sources 
    1. [S1644] John E Howes.

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

    3. [S156] 1911 census - UK.

    4. [S598] 1881 census - Canada.

    5. [S898] FindMyPast Military Records, www.findmypast.com.

    6. [S972] Ontario Births, www.ancestry.com.

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

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

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


    10. [S198] GOONS marriage challenge, Guild of One-Name Studies marriage register transcriptions.

    11. [S64] Parish Register - marriages.