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Walter George Henry GOATHAM

Walter George Henry GOATHAM

Male 1889 - 1915  (~ 26 years)    Has 48 ancestors but no descendants in this family tree.


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  • Name Walter George Henry GOATHAM 
    Relationshipwith Teresa Ann GOATHAM
    Born Sep Q 1889  Sittingbourne, Kent, 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: Goatham, Walter George H q3 1889 Milton RD 2a 8782; GRO online index does not show mother's maiden name and shows Christian names as Walter George Henry
      Shown as grandson of Charles and Jane in the 1891 census, and as their son in 1901, it seemed probable he was an illegitimate son of one of their daughters. There is a register of the effects of soldiers who died in WW1; this shows his mother was Elizabeth Jane (by then Perkins)
    Gender Male 
    Military Service Oxford and Bucks Light Infantry in WW1 
    to 1915 
    • Served as a Private in the 1st Battalion
    Died 11 Dec 1915 
    • The December 18th 1915 issue of the East Kent Gazette mentioned the death of a Walter Goatham who died on the hospital ship Takada, the youngest son of the late Mr Charles Goatham of 80, West St Sittingbourne, aged 26.
      (thanks to Keith Fox for information on this newspaper report)
      GRO War Death Army Other Ranks (1914 to 1921) (on FMP):
      Goatham, Walter, Pte. 8312 O.B.L.I. 1915  I.54  193
    CWGC entry
    CWGC entry
    War Memorial Aft 1915  Basra Memorial, Iraq 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 
    Residence 80, West Street, Sittingbourne, Kent, 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 
    • Before the war Walter lived with Charles and Jane Goatham, being shown as grandson in 1891, son in the 1901 census.
    Buried At Sea 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 
    Person ID I533  All | England: Kent Group (in Go(a)tham One-Name Study), England: Kent Group - subjects of Go(a)tham One-Name Study, All in the Goatham / Gotham One-Name Study , All subjects of the Goatham / Gotham One-Name Study, The descendants (and other halves) of George Goatham and Ann née Winch, The descendants (and other halves) of John Prior and Amy née Reynolds
    Last Modified 6 May 2020 

    Mother Elizabeth Jane GOATHAM,   b. 1 Nov 1869, Dover, Kent, 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. Aft 1940  (Age 71 years) 
    Children
     1. Walter George Henry GOATHAM,   b. Sep Q 1889, Sittingbourne, Kent, 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. 11 Dec 1915  (Age ~ 26 years)
     
    Family ID F7080    |  Family Chart

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