Peter Laflin1

M, #2125, b. Mar 1890
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FatherHarry Laflin1 b. between 6 Apr 1851 and 4 Apr 1853, d. before 21 May 1913
MotherSusan Gage1 b. between 6 Apr 1851 and 4 Apr 1853
     Peter was a member of; the Church Choir.2 He was born between 6 Apr 1889 and 4 Apr 1891 in Stoke By Nayland, Suffolk, England.1 His birth was registered in the Mar 1890 quarter in the Sudbury registration district.3 He was the son of Harry Laflin and Susan Gage.1 Peter Laflin arrived in Toronto, Ontario, Canada, with his parents, Harry Laflin and Susan Gage, circa 1909.2 Peter Laflin witnessed the marriage of George Martin Ellis and Rose Laflin on 27 Dec 1909 in St. Mary Magdalene, Debenham, Suffolk, England.4 Peter Laflin witnessed the marriage of Frank Laflin and Amy Fanny Rumsey on 17 Nov 1917 in St. Mary Magdalene, Debenham, Suffolk, England.4

Census

DateHead of HouseholdHousehold
5 Apr 1891Harry LaflinPeter Laflin was listed as a member of the household of Harry Laflin in the 1891 census in Park Street, Stoke By Nayland, Suffolk, England. Other people in the household include Susan Gage, Frank Laflin, Rose Laflin and George Laflin.1
31 Mar 1901Harry LaflinPeter Laflin was listed as a member of the household of Harry Laflin in the 1901 census in Cherry Tree Green, Debenham, Suffolk, England. Other people in the household include Susan Gage, George Laflin and Frank Laflin.5
2 Apr 1911Harry LaflinPeter Laflin was listed as a member of the household of Harry Laflin in the 1911 census in Cherry Tree Green, Debenham, Suffolk, England. Other people in the household include Susan Gage 4 children born alive, 4 still living.6

Military History

  • Between 1914 and 1918 Peter Laflin was a Spr., Serial Number (T)2425 / 546508 and served in the Royal Engineers.7
  • In 1919 Peter was awarded the British War Medal.8
  • In 1919 Peter was awarded the Victory Medal.8

Occupation

DateOccupation
2 Apr 1911Wheel Wright6
Last Edited=1 Jan 2017

Citations

  1. [S16] Online image of the 1891 Census for England & Wales (1891 Census - England & Wales, http://www.ancestry.com) "Class: RG12; Piece: 1440; Folio: 73; Page: 19; GSU roll: 6096550."
  2. [S436] Private papers of Peter & Janet Ellis, 1950 - 2013 (unknown repository, unknown repository reference) "unknown cd."
  3. [S11] General Record Office Indexes to Births, 1837 - 2005 (General Register Office) "Mar 1890 Sudbury 4a 699."
  4. [S35] Microfilm of the Marriages of St. Mary Magdalene, Debenham, 1754 to 1899 (Suffolk Record Office, unknown film number).
  5. [S3] Online image of the 1901 Census for England & Wales (1901 Census - England & Wales, http://www.ancestry.co.uk) "Class: RG13; Piece: 1768; Folio: 74; Page: 9."
  6. [S2] Online image of the 1911 Census for England & Wales (1911 Census - England & Wales, http://www.ancestry.co.uk) "Class: RG14; Piece: 10752; Schedule Number: 6."
  7. [S441] Medal Card of Peter Laflin, Royal Engineers, 1914 - 1920 (The Western Front Association, WW1 Medal Index Cards) "unknown cd."
  8. [S441] Medal Card of Peter Laflin, Royal Engineers, 1914 - 1920 (The Western Front Association, WW1 Medal Index Cards) "Roll RE/101B198 Page 47899."