Person:Percy Howard (1)

Percy Howard
  1. John HowardABT 1884 - 1963
  2. Harry HowardABT 1886 -
  3. Jane Howard1889 - 1895
  4. Arthur HowardABT 1892 - 1978
  5. Percy HowardABT 1897 -
m. 1922
Facts and Events
Name[1][2] Percy Howard
Gender Male
Birth[1] ABT 1897 Holme, Yorkshire, England
Residence[1] 1901 Holme, Yorkshire, England
Military? 9 Nov 1915 Holmfirth, Yorkshire, EnglandSigned up for WW1 Service
Military? 2 Feb 1916 Halifax, Yorkshire, EnglandEnlisted for WW1 Service
Marriage 1922 Huddersfieldto Hannah Copley

(Photo courtesy of Margaret Lindley (lindley180))

Grandad Howard with brothers Harry, Arthur and Percy


Dec 1886 Born in Holme, Yorkshire England

1911 Census

Howard, Alfred Head Married 28 M 52 Working Road Surveyor Yorks Austonley

Howard, Martha Ann Wife Married F 53 Yorks Holme

Howard, Harry Son Single M 25 Delver In Stone Quary Yorks Holme

Howard, Arthur Son Single M 19 Cloth Finisher Yorks Holme

Howard, Percy Son S M 14 Warper's Assistant Yorks Holme

Swallow, Sarah Jane Sister In Law Single F 51 Cop Winder Yorks Holme

Swallow, Ben Brother In Law Single M 48 Caretaker Yorks Holme

Surveyor Holme Holmbridge Huddersfield

1914 Listed as taking part in The Holme Sunday School Annual Tea and Concert

WW1 Service

9 Nov 1915 Signed up in Holmfirth. Employment given as Weaver, Whiteley and Green Ltd. Hinchliffe Mill Mill

           Age given: 19y 270d.  Height: 5ft 7 1/2in. Weight: 120lbs. Next of Kin: Albert Howard, Father.

2 Feb 1916 Enlisted in Halifax. 21sr Pioneer Divn. West Yorkshire Regiment

15 Feb 1916 Mobilized

15 Jun 1916 To France

4 Sep 1919 back from France

15 Oct 1919 Demobilized. Address given: Corn Hay Farm, Holme, Yorkshire.

31 Mar 1920 Service complete, 4 years 115 days

1922 Marriage to Hannah Copley

1938 Member of Holme Urban District Council when it disbanded in 1938 age 52

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  1. 1.0 1.1 1.2 1901 England Census. (Online publication - Provo, UT, USA: The Generations Network, Inc., 2005.Original data - Census Returns of England and Wales, 1901. Kew, Surrey, England: The National Archives of the UK (TNA): Public Record Office (PRO), 1901. Data imaged from the National), Class: RG13; Piece: 4095; Folio: 7; Page: 6.

    Birth date: abt 1897Birth place: Holme, Yorkshire, EnglandResidence date: 1901Residence place: Holme, Yorkshire, England

  2. Ancestry Family Trees. (Online publication - Provo, UT, USA: The Generations Network. Original data: Family Tree files submitted by Ancestry members.), Ancestry Family Trees.