Louis Jack Balls

Male 1903 - 1940  (37 years)


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  • Name Louis Jack Balls 
    Born 15 Feb 1903  Mutford Registration District, Suffolk, England, United Kingdom Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2
    Gender Male 
    Died 14 Sep 1940  Leicester, Leicestershire, England, United Kingdom Find all individuals with events at this location  [3, 4
    Person ID I2947  Pulfords
    Last Modified 15 Dec 2017 

    Father Charles William Pulford,   b. 13 Sep 1861, Broome, Norfolk, England, United Kingdom Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 14 Sep 1940, Leicester, Leicestershire, England, United Kingdom Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 79 years) 
    Relationship Adopted 
    Mother Emma Houghton,   b. Abt Aug 1861, Somerleyton, Suffolk, England, United Kingdom Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 14 Sep 1940, Leicester, Leicestershire, England, United Kingdom Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 79 years) 
    Relationship Adopted 
    Married 6 Jan 1880  Lowestoft, Suffolk, England, United Kingdom Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • Marriage Cert:

      #316 January 6th 1880 Charles PULFORD age 20 Bachelor, Brick Burner of Lowestoft father Alfred PULFORD Brick Burner to Emma HOUGHTON age 19 spinster of Lowestoft father Robert HOUGHTON Brick Maker Witnesses: Benjamine Israel HOUGHTON and Anna Maria COOKE.

      Both Charles and Emma, together with adopted son Louis Jack Balls and his wife Irene Edith (nee Barker) died as result of enermy action. The bomb one of only a few dropped on Leicester, fell on 14th September 1940 on the bungalow at 59 Ireton Road which went with the formans job at the Brickworks.

      National School Admissions give motst of the childrens year of birth a year out and not all in the same direction.
    Marriage Lowestoft, Suffolk, England, United Kingdom Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Marriage Certificate 
    • Marriage Certificate: MAR005 Copy of Marriage Certificate, 6 Jan 1880, The Parish Church, Lowestoft,
      Suffolk, England. #316 January 6th 1880 Charles PULFORD age 20 Bachelor, Brick Burner of Lowestoft
      father Alfred PULFORD Brick Burner to Emma HOUGHTON age 19 spinster of Lowestoft father Robert
      HOUGHTON Brick Maker Witnesses: Benjamine Israel HOUGHTON and Anna Maria COOKE.
    Family ID F12  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Father Henry Balls,   b. Abt 1870, Chediston, Suffolk, England, United Kingdom Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown 
    Mother Laura Houghton,   b. Abt Aug 1877, Beccles, Suffolk, England, United Kingdom Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Abt Feb 1903, Mutford Registration District, Suffolk, England, United Kingdom Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 25 years) 
    Married Abt Nov 1896  Mutford Registration District, Suffolk, England, United Kingdom Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Family ID F623  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Irene Edith Barker,   b. Abt 1913,   d. 14 Sep 1940, Leicester, Leicestershire, England, United Kingdom Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 27 years) 
    Married Abt Aug 1936  Lothingland Registration District, Suffolk, England, United Kingdom Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    Last Modified 29 Sep 2007 
    Family ID F622  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 15 Feb 1903 - Mutford Registration District, Suffolk, England, United Kingdom Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - Abt Aug 1936 - Lothingland Registration District, Suffolk, England, United Kingdom Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 14 Sep 1940 - Leicester, Leicestershire, England, United Kingdom Link to Google Earth
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  • Photos
    Jack and Irene Balls
    Jack and Irene Balls
    Jack Balls and Irene Barker Wedding 1936
    Jack Balls and Irene Barker Wedding 1936
    People in the photo:
    Back Row
    Brides Father, Best Man Jack, Jack Balls, Irene Barker, Family Friend, Charles Pulford

    Front Row,
    Irene's Mother, Hilda from Lowestoft, Peggy (cousin of Irene), Doris Durrant, Violet Barker, Emma Pulford.
    Jack Pulford (Balls)
    Jack Pulford (Balls)

    Albums  Charles William Pulford (15)
    Charles William Pulford\'s family and decendents.

  • Census Hole
  • Sources 
    1. [S35] BMD, 1903 Mar Q Mutford 4a 1144 (Reliability: 3).

    2. [S83] From Relation (Reliability: 3).

    3. [S115] Wartime Leicestershire, (http://www.wartimeleicestershire.com/pages/croh.htm) (Reliability: 3).

    4. [S35] BMD, 1940 Sep Q Leicester 7a 470 (Reliability: 3).

    5. [S35] BMD, 1896 Dec Q Mutford 4a 1986 (Reliability: 3).

    6. [S35] BMD, 1936 Sep Q Lothingland 4a 3880 (Reliability: 3).