Harry Huggins1,2,3

M, #1307, b. 15 Jun 1892, d. 7 Dec 1917
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Father*Thomas Huggins4 b. between 31 Mar 1844 and 30 Mar 1846
Mother*Maria Abbott4 b. between 31 Mar 1852 and 30 Mar 1854
     Harry Huggins was born on 15 Jun 1892 in Mendlesham, Suffolk, England.5 He was the son of Thomas Huggins and Maria Abbott.4 His birth was registered in the Sep 1892 quarter in the Hartismere registration district.3 Harry Huggins was baptized on 24 Jun 1894 in St. Mary The Virgin, Mendlesham, Suffolk, England.2 As of 24 Jun 1894, Thomas Huggins lived at Mendlesham, Suffolk, England.2 As of 21 Oct 1912, Harry Huggins lived at Mendlesham, Suffolk, England.6 He married Annie Sparrow, daughter of George Sparrow and Phoebe Balaam, on 21 Oct 1912 in St. Mary The Virgin, Mendlesham, Suffolk, England. Witnesses were William Huggins and Alice Ellen Huggins.6 The marriage of Harry Huggins and Annie Sparrow was registered in the Dec 1912 quarter in the Hartismere registration district.7 Harry Huggins died on 7 Dec 1917 in Somme, France, at age 25; during WW1.8 He was buried in a Commonwealth War Grave in Tincourt New British Cemetery, Somme, France; IV. A. 32.8

Children of Harry Huggins and Annie Sparrow

Census

DateHead of HouseholdHousehold
31 Mar 1901Thomas HugginsHarry Huggins was listed as a member of the household of Thomas Huggins in the 1901 census in Stowmarket Road, Mendlesham, Suffolk, England. Other people in the household include Maria Abbott, Charles Hulbert Huggins, George Huggins, Alfred Huggins and Alice Ellen Huggins.4
2 Apr 1911Thomas HugginsHarry Huggins was listed as a member of the household of Thomas Huggins in the 1911 census in Mendlesham, Stowmarket, Suffolk, England. Other people in the household include Maria Abbott and Alice Ellen Huggins 16 children born alive, 15 still living, 1 died.9

Occupation

DateOccupation
2 Apr 1911Tradesman Sweep9
21 Oct 1912Chimney Sweep6
20 Apr 1913Chimney Sweep10
18 Jul 1915Chimney Sweep10
1916Chimney Sweep11
17 Feb 1918Soldier10

Military History

Last Edited=5 Mar 2018

Citations

  1. [S365] Medal Card of Harry Huggins, Grenadier Guards, 1914-1920 (The Western Front Association, WW1 Medal Index Cards) "unknown cd."
  2. [S648] Microfilm of the Baptisms of St. Mary The Virgin, Mendlesham, 1754 to 1899 (Suffolk Record Office, unknown film number).
  3. [S11] General Record Office Indexes to Births, 1837 - 2005 (General Register Office) "Sep 1892 Hartismere 4a 782."
  4. [S3] Online image of the 1901 Census for England & Wales (1901 Census - England & Wales, http://www.ancestry.co.uk) "Enumeration District: 5."
  5. [S921] Copy birth certificate of Harry Huggins, born 15th June, 1892, registered 26th July, 1892 in the Registration District of Hartismere (unknown repository, Sep 1892 Hartismere 4a 782) "unknown cd."
  6. [S929] Copy marriage certificate of Harry Huggins and Annie Sparrow, married unknown event date in the Registration District of Hartismere (unknown repository, unknown gro index ref) "unknown cd."
  7. [S12] General Record Office Indexes to Marriages, 1837 - 2005 (General Register Office) "Dec 1912 Hartismere 4a 2138."
  8. [S19] Website Commonwealth War Graves Commission (http://www.cwgc.org) "http://www.cwgc.org/find-war-dead/casualty/255728/."
  9. [S2] Online image of the 1911 Census for England & Wales (1911 Census - England & Wales, http://www.ancestry.co.uk) "Class: RG14; Piece: 10703; Schedule Number: 50."
  10. [S36] Microfilm of the Baptisms of St. Mary Magdalene, Debenham, 1754 to 1899 (Suffolk Record Office, unknown film number).
  11. [S149] Kelly's Suffolk Directory, 1916 (Suzie Morley, unknown repository reference) "unknown cd."
  12. [S391] Soldiers Died In The Great War of Harry Huggins, Grenadier Guards, 1914 - 1920 (Ancestry, Soldiers Died In WW1) "unknown cd."
  13. [S365] Medal Card of Harry Huggins, Grenadier Guards, 1914-1920 (The Western Front Association, WW1 Medal Index Cards) "Roll GG/103B7 Page 606B."
  14. [S120] Monumental inscription in the Church of (Churchyard of St. Mary Magdalene) "unknown cd."
  15. [S11] General Record Office Indexes to Births, 1837 - 2005 (General Register Office) "Jun 1913 Bosmere 4a 1960."