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What happened to Llewellyn Davies?

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Madmeg

Madmeg Report 8 Dec 2012 00:03

Possible death found in 1916, place unknown. Sent for certificate, though I doubt it will tell me much.

Still doesn't tell me where he was in 1911. He might not have returned to Glossop, so could be anywhere.

SylviaInCanada

SylviaInCanada Report 5 Dec 2012 05:24

wonder if he was called up again in 1914 ......... he would have been well within the age range.

My grandfather was born in 1875, was married with 3 children when he was called up in 1915.

Madmeg

Madmeg Report 4 Dec 2012 21:40

Wow, Kay has got him, definitely. He served 12 years, and rose to be a Sergeant.

Thanks so much, Kay.

No sign of him in 1911, have searched FMP emigrations, but many with no age/date of birth.

Forgotten what overseas records there are, can anyone remind me?

Margaret

Mike *

Mike * Report 4 Dec 2012 12:09

The 1908 christening is on familysearch

K

K Report 4 Dec 2012 06:13

First name(s): Llewelyn
Last name: DAVIES
Calculated year of birth: 1877
Parish of birth: Glossop
Town of birth: Glossop
County of birth: Derbyshire
Age at attestation: 18 years 9 months
Attestation date: 14 November 1895
Attestation corps: Princess of Wales's Own (Yorkshire Regiment) Report transcription error
Attestation soldier number: 5073
Discharge rank:
Discharge corps:
Discharge soldier number:
The National Archives reference: WO97 / 4651 / 41

Looks as though he left in 1907 - Have sent you the images

Madmeg

Madmeg Report 4 Dec 2012 01:19

Where did you find that Mike?

Margaret

Mike *

Mike * Report 4 Dec 2012 00:57

????????? ....

name: Llewellyn Davis
gender: Male
baptism/christening date: 17 Aug 1908
baptism/christening place: St. Wesberghs, Derby, Derbyshire, England

father's name: Charles Davis
mother's name: Gertrude Davis

Mike *

Mike * Report 4 Dec 2012 00:53

This maybe the child born 1908


Deaths Sep 1908
DAVIS Llewellyn - 0 - Derby 7b 279

Madmeg

Madmeg Report 4 Dec 2012 00:39

Oh yes, Jan. Spent the last 10 years on the Fish lot, from first marriage of Margaret (Duxbury). I am descended from second marriage to John Davies. Margaret 1878 is my g grandmother. John D is also a mystery, appears in Glossop for the first time on the above census, isn't married to Margaret till 1890, says he is a widower. Separate thread on John Davies of Flintshire. No sign.

Margaret and John have three kids. Llewellyn, Margaret and Mary (Sep 1881).

DAVIS, John Head Married M 50 1841 Stone Mason
Llanasa, Flintshire VIEW
DAVIS, Margaret Wife Married F 53 1838
Dilworth, Lancashire VIEW
DAVIS, Annie Fish Daughter Single F 18 1873 Weaver Cotton
Glossop, Derbyshire VIEW
DAVIS, Maggie Daughter F 13 1878 Weaver Tenter Cotton
Glossop, Derbyshire VIEW
DAVIS, Mary Daughter F 9 1882
Glossop, Derbyshire VIEW
Piece: 2783
Folio: 48
Page: 22
Registration District: Hayfield
Civil Parish: Glossop
Municipal Borough: Glossop
Address: 11, Derby Street, Glossop, Whitfield
County: Derbyshire

Traced them all except Llewellyn, through to death.

I will get that birth in 1908.

Margaret

brummiejan

brummiejan Report 4 Dec 2012 00:05

I see what you mean.
Did wonder if this child was connected, but can't see him either!

Births Jun 1908 (>99%)
Davies Llewellyn Derby 7b 666

Have you found the rest of the family?

Jan

Madmeg

Madmeg Report 3 Dec 2012 23:50

Born 1876 in Glossop, Derbyshire. With parents in 1881:

DAVIES, John Head Married M 40 1841 Stonemason
Funt, Wales VIEW
DAVIES, Margaret Wife Married F 42 1839
Ribchester, Lancashire VIEW
FISH, John Thos Stepson Single M 19 1862 Engraver At Calico Printworks
Glossop, Derbyshire VIEW
FISH, James Stepson Single M 17 1864 Paper Maker
Glossop, Derbyshire VIEW
FISH, William Stepson Single M 16 1865 Dyer In Calico Printworks
Glossop, Derbyshire VIEW
FISH, Alexander Stepson Single M 13 1868 Half Timer At Calico Printworks
Glossop, Derbyshire VIEW
FISH, Annie Stepdaughter Single F 8 1873 Scholar
Glossop, Derbyshire VIEW
DAVIES, Llewelyn Son Single M 5 1876 Scholar
Glossop, Derbyshire VIEW
DAVIES, Margaret Daughter Single F 3 1878 Scholar
Glossop, Derbyshire VIEW
Piece: 3459
Folio: 77
Page: 11
Registration District: Hayfield
Civil Parish: Glossop Dale
Municipal Borough:
Address: Wilsons Terrace, Glossop Dale
County: Derbyshire

The Fish children are from Margaret's first marriage to Richard Fish.

In 1891:

WOODIWISS, Henry Head Married M 33 1858 Carriage Painter
Matlock Bath, Derbyshire VIEW
WOODIWISS, Ann Wife Married F 31 1860
Tansley, Derbyshire VIEW
WOODIWISS, Emily K Daughter F 9 1882 Scholar
Bakewell, Derbyshire VIEW
WOODIWISS, Charles H Son M 5 1886
Bakewell, Derbyshire VIEW
GOODWIN, Thomas W Boarder Single M 23 1868 Saddler
Tideswell, Derbyshire VIEW
SPENCER, John Boarder M 26 1865 Joiner
Middleton by Wirksworth, Derbyshire VIEW
DAVIES, Llewelyn Servant M 16 1875 Stable Boy Domestic
Glossop, Derbyshire VIEW
Piece: 2773
Folio: 18
Page: 29
Registration District: Bakewell
Civil Parish: Bakewell
Municipal Borough:
Address: Buxton Road, Bakewell
County: Derbyshire

No sign thereafter. No death, no emigration, no marriage.