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Edward Henry Giles

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Susan Report 26 Sep 2013 17:43

Can anyone give me any information on Edward Henry Giles born 1889 in Ireland, married to Lillian Sherriff January 1914, their first child was Lilian Edith Mary born 1914 when Edward was an Acting Bombardier in the RGA in Plymouth, there was another child Leonard born 1917 but Edward was not the father, and their final child again Edward Henry was born January 1920 when Edward was a Battery Sergeant Major in the RGA. After this time I cannot trace anything else about him. When Leonard married in 1942 his father on the marriage certificate was mentioned as Edward Henry and was deceased. So I have 22 years of nothing. Edward on the 1911 censes was a Gunner with the RGA in Jamaica . Can anyone help me . Susan


+++DetEcTive+++ Report 26 Sep 2013 21:34

If he carried on in the Army after 1920, his records might still be with the MOD.


+++DetEcTive+++ Report 26 Sep 2013 21:41

Do you know his exact dob?

There's this death - he could have been 'dead to the family' if there were marital problems.

Last Name GILES
Gender Male
Year 1970
Birth 28 Feb 1889
County Essex
Country England
Volume 4A
Event Quarter 4
Page 2219
Line Number 128

Record set England & Wales deaths 1837-2007


Eringobragh1916 Report 27 Sep 2013 09:07

Edward Henry Giles birth reg Schull Co Cork as below....

Name: Edward Henry Giles
Event Type: Birth
Event Date: Apr - Jun 1889
Event Place: Skull, Ireland
Registration Quarter and Year: Apr - Jun 1889
Registration District: Skull


+++DetEcTive+++ Report 27 Sep 2013 10:07

Post acknowledged c0830, before Eringobragh1916's.

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