A house boy on farm and the child of William Fordham and Mary Baker, John Fordham was born in Ramsgate, Kent, England c. Nov 18871,2,3,4,5,6,7 and married Maria Rowland (with whom he had 1 child, Rosa Estelle) in Thanet, Kent, England in Jan/feb/mar 191211.
During his life, he was living at St Peters, Thanet in 1891; at Reading Street, St Peters, Thanet on 5 Apr 1891; in Staple, Kent on 31 Mar 1901; and at St Lawrence, Thanet on 2 Apr 1911 and in 1915.
He died on 3 May 1915 in Flanders, Belgium6,7,8,9,10 (g/4763. 2nd Bn. The Buffs (East Kent Regiment). 3rd May 1915. Panel12and14) and is buried in Ypres, West Flanders, Belgium6. He served in the military in 1915 (regiment: Buffs (East Kent Regiment); Rank: Private; Service number: G/4763).
Can't find relationship with the home person
Location for 1891 (Reading Street, St Peters, Thanet, Kent, England) differs from mother's (St Peters, Thanet, Kent, England)
Listed in the residence for 1915, but spouse Maria Rowland is not
Location for the event on 1915 is empty
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