Charles Frederic Marchant1

M, #1312, b. 29 Dec 1894, d. 4 Oct 1918
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Father*John Barker Marchant2 b. Jun 1860
Mother*Florence Ino Mann2 b. Sep 1864
     Charles Frederic Marchant also went by the name of Charlie Marchant.3 His birth was registered in the Mar 1894 quarter in the Hoxne registration district.4 He was born on 29 Dec 1894 in Southolt Park, Suffolk, England.5 He was the son of John Barker Marchant and Florence Ino Mann.2 As of 10 Dec 1915, Charles Frederic Marchant lived at Red House Farm, Debenham, Suffolk, England.1 He died on 4 Oct 1918 in Somme, France, at age 23; during WW1.2 He was buried in a Commonwealth War Grave in Tincourt New British Cemetery, Somme, France; V. D. 19.2


DateHead of HouseholdHousehold
31 Mar 1901John Barker MarchantCharles Frederic Marchant was listed as a member of the household of John Barker Marchant in the 1901 census in Southolt Park, Southolt, Suffolk, England. Other people in the household include Florence Ino Mann, Vivian John Barker Marchant, Ino Phyllis Marchant and Dorothy Ellen Marchant.6
2 Apr 1911William BreeseCharles Frederic Marchant was listed as a member of the household of William Breese in the 1911 census in Occold Hall, Eye, Suffolk, England. Other people in the household include Mary Ann (?), Ada Irene Breese and William Leonard Breese.7


2 Apr 1911Farmer's Nephew - Working On Farm7
10 Dec 1915Farm Bailiff1

Military History

Last Edited=1 Mar 2018


  1. [S406] Service Record of Charles Frederic Marchant, Suffolk Regiment, WW1 (The National Archives, WO 363) "unknown cd."
  2. [S19] Website Commonwealth War Graves Commission ( ""
  3. [S120] Monumental inscription in the Church of (Churchyard of St. Mary Magdalene) "unknown cd."
  4. [S11] General Record Office Indexes to Births, 1837 - 2005 (General Register Office) "Mar 1894 Hoxne 4a 844."
  5. [S925] Copy birth certificate of Charles Frederic Marchant, born 29th December, 1893, registered 21st February, 1894 in the Registration District of Hoxne (unknown repository, Mar 1894 Hoxne 4a 844) "unknown cd."
  6. [S3] Online image of the 1901 Census for England & Wales (1901 Census - England & Wales, "Enumeration District : 1."
  7. [S2] Online image of the 1911 Census for England & Wales (1911 Census - England & Wales, "Class: RG14; Piece: 10711; Schedule Number: 107 A."
  8. [S674] Booth's Almanac, 1916 (Suzie Morley, unknown repository reference) "unknown cd."