George Edward Gillings1

M, #1300, b. Sep 1886, d. 11 Apr 1918
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FatherEdward Gillings2 b. between 6 Apr 1858 and 4 Apr 1860
MotherMary Ann Stockings2 b. between 6 Apr 1856 and 4 Apr 1858
     George Edward Gillings was born between 6 Apr 1886 and 4 Apr 1888 in Debenham, Suffolk, England.3 His birth was registered in the Sep 1886 quarter in the Bosmere registration district.4 He was the son of Edward Gillings and Mary Ann Stockings.2 George Edward Gillings died on 11 Apr 1918 in Nord, France, at age 31; during WW1.2,5 He was buried in a Commonwealth War Grave in Outtersteene Communal Cemetery Extension, Bailleul, Nord, France; II. B. 24.2

Census

DateHead of HouseholdHousehold
5 Apr 1891Edward GillingsGeorge Edward Gillings was listed as a member of the household of Edward Gillings in the 1891 census in 4 Chapel Row, Debenham, Suffolk, England. Other people in the household include Mary Ann Stockings and Alice Gillings.3
31 Mar 1901Edward GillingsGeorge Edward Gillings was listed as a member of the household of Edward Gillings in the 1901 census in Chapel Row, Debenham, Suffolk, England. Other people in the household include Mary Ann Stockings.6
2 Apr 1911George Edward GillingsHe was listed in the 1911 census in Plas-y-ddol, Abercrave, Swansea, Swansea Valley, Wales. In the household of Thomas Edward Richards (Physician & Surgeon, General Practice.)7

Military History

Occupation

DateOccupation
31 Mar 1901Carriers Porter6
2 Apr 1911Groom / Gardener (Domestic)7
Last Edited=29 Dec 2016

Citations

  1. [S389] Soldiers Died In The Great War of George Edward Gillings, Royal Army Service Corps, 1914 - 1920 (Ancestry, Soldiers Died In WW1) "unknown cd."
  2. [S19] Website Commonwealth War Graves Commission (http://www.cwgc.org) "http://www.cwgc.org/find-war-dead/casualty/42161/."
  3. [S16] Online image of the 1891 Census for England & Wales (1891 Census - England & Wales, http://www.ancestry.com) "Class: RG12; Piece: 1462; Folio: 78; Page: 18; GSU roll: 6096572."
  4. [S11] General Record Office Indexes to Births, 1837 - 2005 (General Register Office) "Sep 1886 Bosmere 4a 759."
  5. [S362] Medal Card of George E Gillings, Army Service Corps, 1914-1920 (The Western Front Association, WW1 Medal Index Cards) "unknown cd."
  6. [S3] Online image of the 1901 Census for England & Wales (1901 Census - England & Wales, http://www.ancestry.co.uk) "Enumeration District: 7."
  7. [S2] Online image of the 1911 Census for England & Wales (1911 Census - England & Wales, http://www.ancestry.co.uk) "Class: RG14; Piece: 32715; Schedule Number: 60."
  8. [S362] Medal Card of George E Gillings, Army Service Corps, 1914-1920 (The Western Front Association, WW1 Medal Index Cards) "Roll RASC/2B Page 1754."
  9. [S362] Medal Card of George E Gillings, Army Service Corps, 1914-1920 (The Western Front Association, WW1 Medal Index Cards) "Roll RASC/101B11 Page 17471."
  10. [S120] Monumental inscription in the Church of (Churchyard of St. Mary Magdalene) "unknown cd."