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James Cyril Williscroft

James Cyril Williscroft

Male 1909 - 1944  (35 years)

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  • Name James Cyril Williscroft  [1, 2
    Born 1909  Chase Terrace, Staffordshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 3, 4
    Christened 9 Mar 1909  St Anne, Chasetown, Staffordshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Gender Male 
    Gravestone Heliopolis War Cemetery, Cairo, Egypt Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    Residence 3 Apr 1911  Rugeley Road, Boney Hay, Burntwood, Staffordshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [3, 7
    Occupation 1923-1928  Rugeley Colliery, Hednesford, Staffordshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [8
    • James was employed as a plumber prior to his enlistment
    Military 28 Mar 1928  Lichfield, Staffordshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [8
    • enlisted in the Royal Air Force
    Died 18 Jan 1944  Cairo, Egypt Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 9, 10
    Obituary 4 Feb 1944  Biggleswade, Bedfordshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [11, 12
    Probate 11 Jul 1944  Llandudno, Canarvon, Wales Find all individuals with events at this location  [13
    Person ID I1661  Williscroft | The descendants of John Williscroft and Elizabeth Yates
    Last Modified 21 Mar 2016 

    Father James Williscroft,   b. 25 Apr 1882, Chase Terrace, Staffordshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Oct 1971, Hastings House, Loughborough, Leicestershire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 89 years) 
    Mother Ellen Matilda Twyford,   b. Sep 1880, Hanley, Staffordshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Mar 1941, Gentleshaw, Staffordshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 60 years) 
    Married 16 Oct 1906  Stellarton, Pictou, Nova Scotia, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F181  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Evelyn May Howard,   b. 8 Apr 1914, Befordshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 29 Jun 1976, 7 Montagu Street, Swindon, Wiltshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 62 years) 
    Married 3 Aug 1935  Methodist Chapel, High Street, Stotfold, Bedfordshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [10, 14, 15
    James Williscroft and Evelyn Howard marriage
    James Williscroft and Evelyn Howard marriage
    Biggleswade Chronicle 09 August 1935, p3
    Children 
    +1. Living
    +2. Living
    Last Modified 25 Dec 2017 
    Family ID F1879  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 1909 - Chase Terrace, Staffordshire, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsChristened - 9 Mar 1909 - St Anne, Chasetown, Staffordshire, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 3 Apr 1911 - Rugeley Road, Boney Hay, Burntwood, Staffordshire, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMilitary - 28 Mar 1928 - Lichfield, Staffordshire, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 18 Jan 1944 - Cairo, Egypt Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsObituary - 4 Feb 1944 - Biggleswade, Bedfordshire, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsProbate - 11 Jul 1944 - Llandudno, Canarvon, Wales Link to Google Earth
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  • Sources 
    1. [S124] Commonwealth War Graves Commission, (CWGC [database online] http://www.cwgc.org/), 1,2706::334032.

    2. [S185] Birth Registration Index, 1837-2006, England and Wales, (General Register Office, Southport, England), 1,8912::60962980.

    3. [S22] 1911 England Census, ([database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2011), Class: RG14; Piece: 16870; Schedule Number: 148.

    4. [S185] Birth Registration Index, 1837-2006, England and Wales, (General Register Office, Southport, England), Mar 1909 Lichfield 6b 483.

    5. [S9] Staffordshire Parish Records, ( Stafford Record Office, Eastgate Street, Stafford, Staffordshire, ST16 2LZ, England), B2-0252 Baptised: 09 Mar 1909|Cyril James child of James and Ellen Matilda WILLISCROFT,|of 1, Lodge Hill, Chase Terrace, Miner.|Minister: George Drury, Vicar.

    6. [S124] Commonwealth War Graves Commission, (CWGC [database online] http://www.cwgc.org/), Plot ref# 4. E. 2.

    7. [S22] 1911 England Census, ([database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2011).

    8. [S668] British Royal Air Force, Airmen's service records 1912-1939, ((database online) findmypast.co.uk).

    9. [S39] National Probate Calendar (Index of Wills and Administrations), 1858-1998, ([database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations Inc, 2010.), 1,1904::17378863.

    10. [S124] Commonwealth War Graves Commission, (CWGC [database online] http://www.cwgc.org/).

    11. [S12] Newspaper Article, Biggleswade Chronicle 04 February 1944.

    12. [S12] Newspaper Article, 04 February 1944 - Bedfordshire Times and Independent .

    13. [S39] National Probate Calendar (Index of Wills and Administrations), 1858-1998, ([database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations Inc, 2010.).

    14. [S393] England & Wales, Marriage Index, 1837- 2005, (General Register Office, Southport, England), 3b 1025 Sop 1935 Biggleswade.

    15. [S12] Newspaper Article, Biggleswade Chronicle 09 August 1935.