Sidney Charles Smith1

M, #1271, b. 6 Mar 1910, d. 5 Jul 1941
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FatherCharles Smith1 b. 30 Sep 1879
MotherFlorence Godfrey Taylor1 b. between 3 Apr 1882 and 1 Apr 1884
     Sidney Charles Smith was born on 6 Mar 1910.2,3 He was the son of Charles Smith and Florence Godfrey Taylor.1 His birth was registered in the Jun 1910 quarter in the Bosmere registration district.4 Sidney Charles Smith was baptized on 14 Jul 1910 in St. Mary Magdalene, Debenham, Suffolk, England.2 The marriage of Sidney Charles Smith and Rosie Cicely Smith was registered in the Dec 1932 quarter in the Plomesgate registration district.5 As of 17 Dec 1932, Sidney Charles Smith lived at Debenham, Suffolk, England.6 He married Rosie Cicely Smith, daughter of Samuel George Smith, on 17 Dec 1932 in The Register Office, Plomesgate, Suffolk, England; Witnesses were Dorothy W Smith & Frederick T Potter.6 As of 15 Oct 1938, Sidney Charles Smith and Rosie Cicely Smith lived at Cross Greens, Debenham, Suffolk, England.7 Sidney Charles Smith died on 5 Jul 1941 in Surrey, England, at age 31; lost in S.S. Anselm (Liverpool), during WW2.1 He has no known burial place, and is commemorated on a Commonwealth War Memorial on Brookwood Memorial, Surrey, England; Panel 19. Column 2.1

Children of Sidney Charles Smith and Rosie Cicely Smith

Census

DateHead of HouseholdHousehold
2 Apr 1911Charles SmithSidney Charles Smith was listed as a member of the household of Charles Smith in the 1911 census in Church Row, Debenham, Suffolk, England. Other people in the household include Florence Godfrey Taylor and Dorothy Mabel Smith.8
29 Sep 1939Sidney Charles SmithHe was listed as head of household in the 1939 Register in ?, Debenham, Suffolk, England. Other people in the household include Rosie Cicely Smith plus 3 other people in this household whose records are officially closed.3

Military History

Occupation

DateOccupation
17 Dec 1932General Labourer6
29 Sep 1939General Labourer Heavy Work10
Last Edited=27 Dec 2016

Citations

  1. [S19] Website Commonwealth War Graves Commission (http://www.cwgc.org) "http://www.cwgc.org/find-war-dead/casualty/2148165/."
  2. [S36] Microfilm of the Baptisms of St. Mary Magdalene, Debenham, 1754 to 1899 (Suffolk Record Office, unknown film number).
  3. [S624] Unknown record type for unknown location, 29th September, 1939 (The National Archives, RG 101) "TXFN Gipping RDC 209-1 Schedule 81."
  4. [S11] General Record Office Indexes to Births, 1837 - 2005 (General Register Office) "Jun 1910 Bosmere 4a 995."
  5. [S12] General Record Office Indexes to Marriages, 1837 - 2005 (General Register Office) "Dec 1932 Plomesgate 4a 2685."
  6. [S657] Copy marriage certificate of Sidney Charles Smith and Rosie Cicely Smith, married 17th December, 1932 in the Registration District of Plomesgate (unknown repository, unknown gro index ref) "unknown cd."
  7. [S229] Unknown record type for unknown location, 1938/39 (Suffolk Record Office, 170/114) "unknown cd."
  8. [S2] Online image of the 1911 Census for England & Wales (1911 Census - England & Wales, http://www.ancestry.co.uk) "Class: RG14; Piece: 10753; Schedule Number: 41."
  9. [S120] Monumental inscription in the Church of (Churchyard of St. Mary Magdalene) "unknown cd."
  10. [S624] Unknown record type for unknown location, 29th September, 1939 (The National Archives, RG 101) "unknown cd."
  11. [S253] E-mail from Aubrey Smith (unknown author e-mail) to Suzie Morley, dated 2013 - (unknown repository, unknown repository reference) "unknown cd."