Kelly, James Jevins

BORN HULL 1879. (ALIAS ‘ASHTON’) SON OF CHARLES ASHTON CATHERINE KELLY (1862-1906). ONE OF TEN CHILDREN, ALL WITH THE SURNAME OF ASHTON. HE MARRIED AT SCULCOATES, IN 1896. WORKED AS A DOCK LABOURER. HIS WIFE SARAH ANN PULLON (SWEET) & THEIR FOUR CHILDREN, LIVED LEEDS (1911 CENSUS) AND THEN AT 24 , HODGSON STREET, HULL. HE ENLISTED IN HULL. SERVED WITH THE KING’S OWN SCOTTISH BORDERERS. KILLED IN ACTION AT THE DARDENELLES, ON 13/08/1915, AGED 36. HIS ARMY EFFECTS WERE LEFT TO HIS WIDOW, SARAH ANN NORTON.

HIS NAME IS LISTED ON ST CHARLES’ CHURCH MEMORIAL. HIS DEATH IS RECORDED ON THE HODGSON STREET ROLL OF HONOUR (Hull Daily Mail 20 October 1916).
HIS ADDRESS AND DEATH WERE REPORTED IN THE HULL TIMES, ON THE 11TH SEPTEMBER 1915, WITH HIS PHOTOGRAPH. *

 


First name:
JAMES JEVINS
Military Number:
17879
Rank:
Private
Date Died
13/08/1915
Place died:
Helles Memorial, Gallipoli, Turkey
Age:
36
24 , HODGSON STREET, HULL, EAST YORKSHIRE, UK