Area: Witty Street

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47 , WITTY STREET, HULL, EAST YORKSHIRE, UK
       
       
Died on
21/05/1915
       
Aged
22
BORN HULL 1891. SON OF JOHNATHAN & ISABELLA ABBOTT. ABOVE. ALSO LIVED AT 32 CLYDE STREET IN 1911 & 42. NAVAL RECORDS. HE WORKED AS A SHIP'S FIREMAN AND WAS UNMARRIED. HE WAS LOST AT SEA ON 21/5/1915,AGED 22. HIS DEATH WAS REPORTED IN THE HULL TIMES 19/06/1915. Sabrina (H 346) FV was a British registered fishing vessel of 179grt t […]
3 SEDMANS AVENUE, WITTY STREET, HULL, EAST YORKSHIRE, UK
       
       
Died on
31/05/1916
       
Aged
20
BORN HULL 13/021896. SON OF LOUIS & EMMA ABOVE. LOUIS SERVED ON HMS 'WALLINGTON'. STOKER FIRST CLASS. LOST AT SEA 31/05/1916 DURING THE BATTLE OF JUTLAND, AGED 20. THIS WAS HIS ROYAL NAVY ADDRESS. COMMEMORATED ON THE PORTSMOUTH NAVAL MEMORIAL, HAMPSHIRE, UK HIS DEATH AT THE BATTLE OF JUTLAND, WAS REPORTED IN THE HULL DAILY MAIL, ON 2 […]
32 , WITTY STREET, HULL, EAST YORKSHIRE, UK
       
       
Died on
13/11/1916
       
Aged
19
BORN GASCOIGNE, YORKSHIRE 1896. SON OF WILLIAM & ANN MARIA BATTY, 77 BRIGHTON STREET (1911) AND 67 MANCHESTER STREET (1915). HIS BROTHER WILFRED SERVED IN FRANCE AT THE ABOVE ADDRESS. ENLISTED HULL. SENT TO FRANCE ON 26/05/1916. WOUNDED ON 23/07/1916. KILLED IN ACTION ON 13/11/1916. HIS DEATH WAS REPORTED IN THE HDM ON 3/03/1917, 4/06/19 […]
75 , WITTY STREET, HULL, EAST YORKSHIRE, UK
       
       
Died on
26/03/1918
       
Aged
24
BORN BRADWELL ON SEA, ESSEX 1894. SON OF CHARLES & AMELIA BENNETT ABOVE ADDRESS. IN 1911 HE WAS WORKING AS A BLACKSMITH IN ALDBOROUGH. HE ENLISTED IN HULL. DIED OF WOUNDS ON 26/03/1918, AGED 24. HIS ARMY EFFECTS WERE RETURNED TO HIS WIDOWED MOTHER AMELIA. HIS DEATH WAS REPORTED IN THE HDM 16/5/18. HIS NAME IS LISTED ON ST MATHEWS CHURCH […]
5 ETHEL'S GROVE, WITTY STREET, HULL, EAST YORKSHIRE, UK
       
       
Died on
22/03/1916
       
Aged
16
BORN HULL 1899. SON OF ROSE HANNAH MAUD SWINN & THE LATE JOHN WILLIAM GOODWILL, ABOVE ADDRESS AND GRIMSBY. HIS AUNT LIVED AT 55 WITTY STREET. ENLISTED GRIMSBY. KILLED IN ACTION 22/03/1916, AGED 16.
81 , WITTY STREET, HULL, EAST YORKSHIRE, UK
       
       
Died on
09/05/1917
       
Aged
21
BORN HULL 1896. STEAM TRAWLER, TRIMMER. LOST AT SEA, ON 09/05/1917, AGED 21. HIS WIFE LIVED AT THIS NAVAL ADDRESS. The fishing vessel, WINDWARD HO (H 692) was a British registered steam trawler of 226grt. On the 9th May 1917, when 3 miles S from Peterhead, she was mined and sunk by German submarine UC-40 (Alfred Arnold). 8 lives lost in […]
83 , WITTY STREET, HULL, EAST YORKSHIRE, UK
       
       
Died on
24/11/1918
       
Aged
23
BORN FLAMBOROUGH 1895. SON OF THOMAS OGLE (1866-1927) & HANNAH CHADWICK (1864-1936). ONE OF SIX CHILDREN AT THIS CWGC ADDRESS. EMPLOYED AS A COPPERSMITH (1911 CENSUS) AND AS A CHAIN HORSE LAD FOR THE NORTH EASTERN RAILWAYS, HE JOINED THE COMPANY IN JANUARY 1914. DESCRIBED AS 5 FOOT, 9 INCHES TALL, 35 INCH CHEST. ENLISTED IN JANUARY 1 […]
55 , WITTY STREET, HULL, EAST YORKSHIRE, UK
       
       
Died on
27/09/1918
       
Aged
34
BORN BEVERLEY 1884. ENLISTED HULL. EX 31464 RESERVE CAVALRY REGIMENT.
17 , WITTY STREET, HULL, EAST YORKSHIRE, UK
       
       
Died on
18/03/1915
       
Aged
23
BORN HULL 26/12/1892. ELDEST SON OF RUTH ESTER SMITH ABOVE ADDRESS 1911 CENSUS. WIDOW SUSANNAH POOLE LIVED 30 RIBY STREET, GRIMSBY. ENGINE CLEANER.
58 , WITTY STREET, HULL, EAST YORKSHIRE, UK
       
       
Died on
18/02/1918
       
Aged
28
BORN HULL 1890. ENLISTED HULL. SON OF ELLEN THOMPSON & STEPFATHER GEORGE MARTIN BENNETT, OF 58 WITTY STREET, HULL (CWGC ADDRESS). A FORMER FISHERMAN. HE ENLISTED AT HULL, IN APRIL 1915. SERVED AS A GUNNER, IN THE ROYAL FIELD ARTILLERY. PREVIOUSLY WOUNDED. HE DIED OF WOUNDS, ON 18/02/1918, AGE 28. HIS DEATH WAS REPORTED IN THE HULL […]
38 , WITTY STREET, HULL, EAST YORKSHIRE, UK
       
       
Died on
27/03/1917
       
Aged
57
BORN HULL 12/8/1857. SON OF JOHN HENRY WATSON AND MARY ANN WATSON. MARRIED IN HULL, 07/08/1878. HUSBAND OF MARY ELIIZABETH LILL, AT 38 WITTY STREET, HULL. A MARINE ENGINEER. LOST AT SEA, ON 21/03/1917, AGED 57. Expedient, built by Mackie & Thomson, Govan in 1893 and owned at the time of her loss by Great Northern Steamship Fishing C […]
26 , WITTY STREET, HULL, EAST YORKSHIRE, UK
       
       
Died on
12/12/1917
       
Aged
40
BORN HULL 1877. A FISHERMAN BEFORE THE WAR. MARRIED AT HULL IN 1896. HUSBAND OF EDITH SIPLING (1877-1913), OF 26 WITTY STREET, HULL (1911 CENSUS).  SKIPPER OF THE TRAWLER "COMMANDER FULLERTON" LOST AT SEA ON 12/12/1917, AGED 40. HE LEFT £103 IN HIS WILL TO HIS DAUGHTER, TERCEIRA EMMA MARIE WHELAN. (CWGC RECORDS RECORD HIS SURNAME AS "WHE […]