Wesley William Woolnough1

M, #3705, b. 25 Dec 1883, d. before 30 Jul 1936
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FatherHarry Woolnough2 b. between 3 Apr 1860 and 1 Apr 1862, d. before 19 Sep 1919
MotherEllen Caroline Howard2 b. Dec 1861, d. before 5 May 1937
     Wesley William Woolnough was born on 25 Dec 1883.3 He was the son of Harry Woolnough and Ellen Caroline Howard.2 His birth was registered in the Mar 1884 quarter in the Plomesgate registration district.4 Wesley William Woolnough married Florence Ellen Collins on 25 Apr 1908 in Registry Office, Newhaven, Sussex, England.5 The marriage of Wesley William Woolnough and Florence Ellen Collins was registered in the Jun 1908 quarter in the Newhaven registration district.6 Wesley William Woolnough married Alice Eva Marshall, daughter of Horace Taylor and Laura Emily Marshall, on 30 May 1925 in St. Mary Magdalene, Debenham, Suffolk, England; Wesley was a Widower at the time of his marriage to Alice. Witnesses were Clifford George Taylor and Horace Taylor.1 The marriage of Wesley William Woolnough and Alice Eva Marshall was registered in the Jun 1925 quarter in the Bosmere registration district.7 Wesley William Woolnough died before 30 Jul 1936.8 He was buried on 30 Jul 1936 in St. Mary Magdalene, Debenham, Suffolk, England.8 Wesley's death was registered in the Sep 1936 quarter in the Gipping registration district.9

Children of Wesley William Woolnough and Florence Ellen Collins

Family: Wesley William Woolnough and Alice Eva Marshall

Census

DateHead of HouseholdHousehold
5 Apr 1891Harry WoolnoughWesley William Woolnough was listed as a member of the household of Harry Woolnough in the 1891 census in Sandpit Hall, Great Glemham, Suffolk, England. Other people in the household include Ellen Caroline Howard, John G Woolnough, Walter Howard Woolnough and Alfred Ernest Woolnough.2
31 Mar 1901Wesley William WoolnoughHe was listed in the 1901 census in Leith, Midlothian, Scotland.10
2 Apr 1911Wesley William WoolnoughHe was listed as head of household in the 1911 census in Nr. 13 St. Luke's Lane, Newhaven, Sussex, England. Other people in the household include Florence Ellen Collins.11

Military History

  • On 13 Feb 1900 Wesley William Woolnough was a Gunner, Serial Number 2195 and served in the Royal Garrison Artillery.5
  • He began military service on 13 Feb 1900 after enlisting in Great Yarmough, Suffolk, England.5

Occupation

DateOccupation
5 Apr 1891Scholar2
2 Apr 1911Stevedore, LBSG Railway Co.11
30 May 1925Agricultural Labourer1
Last Edited=16 Jan 2017

Citations

  1. [S35] Microfilm of the Marriages of St. Mary Magdalene, Debenham, 1754 to 1899 (Suffolk Record Office, unknown film number).
  2. [S16] Online image of the 1891 Census for England & Wales (1891 Census - England & Wales, http://www.ancestry.com) "Class: RG12; Piece: 1481; Folio: 132; Page: 10; GSU roll: 6096591."
  3. [S733] Information supplied by John T Boyd to Suzie Morley (Sweetbrier Barn, Mill Green, Stonham Aspal, Suffolk IP14 6BZ), January 2017.
  4. [S11] General Record Office Indexes to Births, 1837 - 2005 (General Register Office) "Mar 1884 Plomesgate 4a 833."
  5. [S734] Service Record of Wesley William Woolnough, RGA, 1900 (The National Archives, WO 363) "unknown cd."
  6. [S12] General Record Office Indexes to Marriages, 1837 - 2005 (General Register Office) "Jun 1908 Newhaven 2b 387."
  7. [S12] General Record Office Indexes to Marriages, 1837 - 2005 (General Register Office) "Jun 1925 Bosmere 4a 2155."
  8. [S34] Microfilm of the Burials of St. Mary Magdalene, Debenham, 1754 to 1899 (Suffolk Record Office, unknown film number) "unknown cd."
  9. [S17] General Record Office Indexes to Deaths, 1837 - 2005 (General Register Office) "Sep 1936 Gipping 4a 907."
  10. [S735] Online image of the 1901 Census for Scotland (1901 Census - Scotland, http://www.scotlandspeople.gov.uk) "(Census 692/1 31/ 6) Page 6 of 12."
  11. [S2] Online image of the 1911 Census for England & Wales (1911 Census - England & Wales, http://www.ancestry.co.uk) "Class: RG14; Piece: 5078; Schedule Number: 139."
  12. [S11] General Record Office Indexes to Births, 1837 - 2005 (General Register Office) "Dec 1908 Newhaven 2b 157."
  13. [S11] General Record Office Indexes to Births, 1837 - 2005 (General Register Office) "Dec 1909 Newhaven 2b 159."
  14. [S11] General Record Office Indexes to Births, 1837 - 2005 (General Register Office) "Sep 1912 Newhaven 2b 306."