born: 04 FEB 1876 died: 27 SEP 1916 Killed on the Somme
Report from Bristol Grammar School:
“Son of Edward Champion, tiller of the soil, and of Martha, of Horse Croft Farm Bratton, Westbury. Older brother to Stanley I, and Maurice R. After the death of Edward Champion, … Continue reading
Born 12 Sep 1914 Wiveliscombe, Somerset, England Gender ♂️ … Continue reading
Information on the on-line cenotaph for New Zealand
Went to New Zealand in 1913, next of kin listed as Mrs I.K. Andrew (mother), Buckland House, Wiveliscombe, Somerset, England
In 1916 he was back on a ship coming back to Europe to fight in WW1 (on joining up was … Continue reading
The Family of Jesse and Ethel Hawkings (1877-1968)Oct 4th 1941 – Henry Lewis Baker1951 Frederick Forse.
(1) Edward Champion – Born July 15th 1903, Married 1928-
Mary Isabel Butler.
(2) Arthur – Died in Infancy.
(3) Mary Ethel – Born Feb 11th 1909, Married
(4) Elsie Joyce – … Continue reading
Joyce and Boris married in 1939 at Fitzhead Parish Church, a couple of weeks after the start of WW2.
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In 1938 Stan married Melba Sherwin at Fitzhead.
They went to Suffolk to farm with Oliver Andrew and Mina. In Sussex they had their two children Nick and Cynthia.
They then returned to the West Country and farmed at Tatworth near Chard where Stan and Oliver farmed together … Continue reading