Robert Denny1

M, #49, b. 31 Aug 1894
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FatherHarry Denny1
MotherFanny Heath2 b. between 3 Apr 1860 and 1 Apr 1862
     Robert Denny lived at Debenham, Suffolk, England.3 Robert Denny also went by the name of Bob Denny.3 He was born on 31 Aug 1894.4 He was the son of Harry Denny and Fanny Heath.1,2 As of 4 Oct 1919, Robert Denny lived at Debenham, Suffolk, England.1 He married Dorothy Elizabeth Eade, daughter of Frederick Eade and Kate Ellen Pratt, on 4 Oct 1919 in St. Mary Magdalene, Debenham, Suffolk, England.1 As of 28 Jun 1931, Robert Denny and Dorothy Elizabeth Eade lived at Hill Farm, Debenham, Suffolk, England.5 As of 15 Oct 1938, Robert Denny lived at Down Row, Debenham, Suffolk, England.6 As of 7 May 1945, Robert Denny lived at Down Row, Debenham, Suffolk, England.7

Children of Robert Denny and Dorothy Elizabeth Eade

Census

DateHead of HouseholdHousehold
31 Mar 1901Harry DennyRobert Denny was listed as a member of the household of Harry Denny in the 1901 census in Joes Lane, Wetheringsett, Suffolk, England. Other people in the household include Fanny Heath, Florence Mary Denny, Charles Henry Denny, Frank Denny, James Edward Denny and Gertrude Denny.8
2 Apr 1911Harry DennyRobert Denny was listed as a member of the household of Harry Denny in the 1911 census in Joes Road, Wetheringsett, Suffolk, England. Other people in the household include Fanny Heath, Florence Mary Denny, Charles Henry Denny, Frank Denny, James Edward Denny and Cyril Denny 9 children born alive, 9 still living.2
29 Sep 1939Robert DennyHe was listed as head of household in the 1939 Register in Down Row, Debenham, Suffolk, England. Other people in the household include Dorothy Elizabeth Eade.4

Military History

  • On 7 Sep 1914 Robert Denny was a Gunner, Serial Number 18937 and served in the Royal Field Artillery. Enlisted at Ipswich.9
  • In 1919 Robert was awarded the Victory Medal.10
  • In 1919 Robert was awarded the British War Medal.10
  • In 1919 Robert was awarded the 1914-1915 Star.11
  • Circa 1940 Robert Denny was a member of the Home Guard.3

Occupation

DateOccupation
4 Oct 1919Labourer1
10 Jan 1926Stockman5
28 Jan 1931Stockman5
29 Sep 1939Horseman On farm4
18 Jan 1941Farm Labourer12
Last Edited=17 Dec 2016

Citations

  1. [S48] Parish Marriage of St. Mary Magdalene, Debenham, 1919 (Suffolk Record Office) "unknown cd."
  2. [S2] Online image of the 1911 Census for England & Wales (1911 Census - England & Wales, http://www.ancestry.co.uk) "Class: RG14; Piece: 10709; Schedule Number: 78."
  3. [S129] Private papers of Peter Carter, 1950 - 2013 (unknown repository, unknown repository reference) "unknown cd."
  4. [S624] Unknown record type for unknown location, 29th September, 1939 (The National Archives, RG 101) "unknown cd."
  5. [S36] Microfilm of the Baptisms of St. Mary Magdalene, Debenham, 1754 to 1899 (Suffolk Record Office, unknown film number).
  6. [S229] Unknown record type for unknown location, 1938/39 (Suffolk Record Office, 170/114) "unknown cd."
  7. [S228] Unknown record type for unknown location, May 1945 (Suffolk Record Office, unknown repository reference) "unknown cd."
  8. [S3] Online image of the 1901 Census for England & Wales (1901 Census - England & Wales, http://www.ancestry.co.uk) "Class: RG13; Piece: 1763; Folio: 122; Page: 15."
  9. [S310] Service Record of Robert Denny, Royal Field Artillery, WW1 (The National Archives, WO 363) "unknown cd."
  10. [S518] Medal Card of Robert Denny, Royal Field Artillery, 1914 - 1920 (The Western Front Association, WW1 Medal Index Cards) "RFA/134 B Page 6653."
  11. [S518] Medal Card of Robert Denny, Royal Field Artillery, 1914 - 1920 (The Western Front Association, WW1 Medal Index Cards) "RFA/ATB Page 1830."
  12. [S661] Copy marriage certificate of Christopher Robert Denny and Isobel Jessie Barker, married 18th January, 1941 in the Registration District of Ipswich (Suzie Morley, unknown gro index ref) "unknown cd."
  13. [S11] General Record Office Indexes to Births, 1837 - 2005 (General Register Office) "Mar 1920 Bosmere 4a 2374."
  14. [S11] General Record Office Indexes to Births, 1837 - 2005 (General Register Office).