A general farm worker and the child of James Lawrence (a farm labourer) and Elizabeth Mount (a domestic servant), James Lawrence, the great-uncle of Nigel Horne, was born at St Lawrence, Thanet, Kent, England on Oct 4, 18931,2,3,4 and married Mary Knowler (with whom he had 5 children: James Thomas, George Edward, Thomas William, Jack and Ronald) at St Augustine, Northbourne, Kent, England on Sep 14, 19185.
During his life, he was living in Staple, Kent on Mar 31, 19011; at Oast Cottage, Cleve, Monkton, Kent on Apr 2, 1911; and at 1 Church Cottage, Woodnesborough, Kent on Sep 29, 19392.
He died on Jan 20, 1956 in Ashford, Kent3 (died running for the bus. He had had a heart attack. [ No citation for evidence ]) and is buried at Ramsgate Cemetery, Ramsgate, Kent. He served in the military in France from 1914 to 1915 (east Kent Buffs then Labour Corps Awarded the Military Medal).
Burial place (Ramsgate, Kent, England) has no citations
Please send your comments and corrections to Nigel Horne
This website was generated by ged2site. Last updated on 07 Dec 2018