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Simon PRESTON

Simon PRESTON

Male 1892 - 1916  (~ 24 years)    Has 2 ancestors but no descendants in this family tree.


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  • Name Simon PRESTON 
    Relationshipwith Teresa Ann GOATHAM
    Born Jun Q 1892  Trimdon Foundry, Co. Durham, England See the place on a map and other information about it - if available (many more will be in time); also all individuals with events at this location 
    • GRO ref: q2 1892 Easington RD 10a 460; GRO online index shows mother's maiden name as Henderson
      Trimdon was in Stockton RD at this time, not Easington, but Wingate was in Easington and Trimdon Foundry was between the 2; I guess it came under Wingate.
    Gender Male 
    Military Service Northumberland Fusiliers in WW1 
    to 1916  Western European Theatre See the place on a map and other information about it - if available (many more will be in time); also all individuals with events at this location 
    Died 1 Jul 1916  la Boiselle, France See the place on a map and other information about it - if available (many more will be in time); also all individuals with events at this location 
    CWGC entry for Simon PRESTON
    CWGC entry for Simon PRESTON
    Died serving in the Northumberland Fusiliers
    Notes 
    • A Simon Preston was with his parents and siblings in 3 rooms in Cuthbertson St. at Trimdon Foundry (1901)
    Person ID I288  All | henryAdorbailey
    Last Modified 1 Aug 2019 

    Father Thomas PRESTON,   b. Abt 1867, Kelloe, Co. Durham, England See the place on a map and other information about it - if available (many more will be in time); also all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown 
    Mother Jemima HENDERSON,   b. Abt 1863, Kelloe, Co. Durham, England See the place on a map and other information about it - if available (many more will be in time); also all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown 
    Married Mar Q 1889  Durham Reg Dist, Co. Durham, England See the place on a map and other information about it - if available (many more will be in time); also all individuals with events at this location 
    • GRO ref: Preston, Thomas to Henderson, Jemima q1 1889 Durham RD 10a 437
    Children 6 children 
    Family ID F2702    |  Family Chart

    Family Florence ("Flo") Beatrice BAILEY,   b. 14 Jul 1897, South Shields, Co. Durham, England See the place on a map and other information about it - if available (many more will be in time); also all individuals with events at this location,   d. Abt Sep 1986, Westminster, London, England See the place on a map and other information about it - if available (many more will be in time); also all individuals with events at this location  (Age 89 years) 
    Married Sep Q 1914  Easington Reg Dist, Co. Durham, England See the place on a map and other information about it - if available (many more will be in time); also all individuals with events at this location 
    • GRO ref: Preston, Simon to Bailey, Florence B q3 1914 Easington RD 10a 1000
    Family This couple had no children together 
    Last Modified 27 Nov 2017 
    Family ID F201    |  Family Chart

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    Florence and Simon Preston
    Florence and Simon Preston
    Auntie Flo and her 1st husband, Simon Preston. Presumably after Simon had joined up in WW1, a war in which he gave his young life.