John Archibald Pulford

Male 1881 - 1948  (67 years)


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  • Name John Archibald Pulford 
    Born 10 Jun 1881  Beccles, Suffolk, England, United Kingdom Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Gender Male 
    Census 5 Apr 1891  Beccles, Suffolk, England, United Kingdom Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Swines Green 
    Census 5 Apr 1891  Beccles, Suffolk, England, United Kingdom Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Swines Green 
    • Role: Household Member
    Census 31 Mar 1901  Upper Beeding, Sussex, England, United Kingdom Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Horster House 
    • Working as a Groom
    Milit-Beg 27 Feb 1907 
    • Suffolk Yeomanry
    Living 6 May 1914  Beccles, Suffolk, England, United Kingdom Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    17 Ballygate Street 
    Milit-End 15 May 1916 
    • Discharged in consequence of termination of his engagement. Total service in the teritorial force was 8 years including 1 year and 285 days embodied service. Service abroad in Gallipoli of 114 days (23/9/15 to 14/1/16). Rank at discharge was corporal. Trade on enlistment give at Market Gardener.

      Description on leaving was
      Height 5ft6in
      Complexion fresh
      eyes grey
      Hair brown
    Milit-Beg 16 Jun 1917 
    • RAVC No6 Vety. Hsp.
    Milit-End 22 Apr 1919 
    Living 13 Sep 1929  Beccles, Suffolk, England, United Kingdom Find all individuals with events at this location 
    The Pines 
    Living 10 Aug 1940  Beccles, Suffolk, England, United Kingdom Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Upper Grange Road 
    Died 6 Aug 1948  Beccles, Suffolk, England, United Kingdom Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I32  Pulfords
    Last Modified 6 Jul 2016 

    Father Alfred Pulford,   b. 14 Oct 1839, Kirby Cane, Norfolk, England, United Kingdom Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 14 Jun 1902, Beccles, Suffolk, England, United Kingdom Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 62 years) 
    Mother Eliza Catchpole,   b. 2 Dec 1841, Halesworth, Suffolk, England, United Kingdom Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 28 Mar 1925, Southsea, Hampshire, England, United Kingdom Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 83 years) 
    Married 19 Jul 1859  Broome, Norfolk, England, United Kingdom Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 4
    • Witeneses on The Marriage Certificate, Charles and Elza Martin. Eliza is Alfred's sister.
    Census 7 Apr 1861  Broome, Norfolk, England, United Kingdom Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Loddon Road 
    Census 2 Apr 1871  Beccles, Suffolk, England, United Kingdom Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    Swines Green 
    Census 3 Apr 1881  Redisham, Suffolk, England, United Kingdom Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
    Farmer 13 Acres, Beccles Road 
    Census 5 Apr 1891  Beccles, Suffolk, England, United Kingdom Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Swines Green 
    Census 31 Mar 1901  Beccles, Suffolk, England, United Kingdom Find all individuals with events at this location  [8
    Swines Green 
    Family ID F9  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Lilian Jane Watling,   b. 5 Apr 1882, Dunwich, Suffolk, England, United Kingdom Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 24 Mar 1962, Beccles, Suffolk, England, United Kingdom Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 79 years) 
    Married 22 Oct 1910  Dunwich, Suffolk, England, United Kingdom Find all individuals with events at this location  [9, 10
    • Both signed the marriage certificate and William Christopher Watling and Mary Ann Watling were witnesses.
    Children 
     1. Victor Charles Pulford,   b. 30 Mar 1914, Geldeston, Norfolk, England, United Kingdom Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 14 Jun 1985, Beccles, Suffolk, England, United Kingdom Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 71 years)
    Last Modified 6 Jul 2016 
    Family ID F16  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 10 Jun 1881 - Beccles, Suffolk, England, United Kingdom Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - Swines Green - 5 Apr 1891 - Beccles, Suffolk, England, United Kingdom Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - Swines Green - 5 Apr 1891 - Beccles, Suffolk, England, United Kingdom Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - Horster House - 31 Mar 1901 - Upper Beeding, Sussex, England, United Kingdom Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 22 Oct 1910 - Dunwich, Suffolk, England, United Kingdom Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsLiving - 17 Ballygate Street - 6 May 1914 - Beccles, Suffolk, England, United Kingdom Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsLiving - The Pines - 13 Sep 1929 - Beccles, Suffolk, England, United Kingdom Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsLiving - Upper Grange Road - 10 Aug 1940 - Beccles, Suffolk, England, United Kingdom Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 6 Aug 1948 - Beccles, Suffolk, England, United Kingdom Link to Google Earth
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  • Photos
    John Archibald Pulford and Family
    John Archibald Pulford and Family
    John Archibald Pulford, Lilian Jane (nee Watling) and Victor Charles.
    John Archibald On Camel
    John Archibald On Camel
    Archie was in the Yoemanry and was sent to the Gallipili campaign. He did not last long and was invilided out and ended up in Cario before being shipped back to the UK. This was taken from a postard sent to his wife Lilian. It reads

    7/1/16
    Dear L,

    I wonder if will know who this is. Well you will not think this is frightning, I find it quite different. I enjoyed that side I am in Hospital cloths, foot still doing nicely.
    Love From
    Arch
    Archie Pulford and Family
    Archie Pulford and Family
    John Archibald, Victor and Lilian Jane Pulford
    John Archiebald Pulford
    John Archiebald Pulford
    Victor Pulford Wedding Group
    Victor Pulford Wedding Group
    Left to right
    Lilian Jane Pulford (nee Watling)
    John Achibald Pulford
    ?
    Victor Charles Pulford
    Violet Mildred Hazel
    Winifred Mary Hazel
    Annie Elizabeth Eaton Hazel (nee Snowling)
    William Robert Hazel
    Mary Ann Watling

    Documents
    News paper cutting
    News paper cutting
    News paper cutting of the funeral of John Archibald Pulford.

  • Census Hole
  • Sources 
    1. [S35] BMD.

    2. [S59] Census 1891, (1891).

    3. [S125] Census 1901, (1901), RG13/947 F14 P19 (Reliability: 3).

    4. [S98] FreeReg, www.FreeReg.Rootsweb.com (Reliability: 3).

    5. [S77] Census 1861.

    6. [S72] Census 1871.

    7. [S13] Census 1881, (1881).

    8. [S125] Census 1901, (1901), Beccles RG13/1799 F103 (Reliability: 3).

    9. [S66] PR - Marr.

    10. [S35] BMD, 1910 Dec Q 4a 2385 Blything (Reliability: 3).