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John Edwin Putterill

John Edwin Putterill

Male 1881 - 1969  (87 years)

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  • Name John Edwin Putterill 
    Relationshipwith George William Craxford
    Born 16 Sep 1881  Market Harborough, Leicestershire Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Residence 1891  Farndon Hall, East Farndon, Market Harborough, Leicestershire Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    • He was being brought up by his grandmother Mary
    Christened 22 Apr 1900  East Farndon, Market Harborough, Leicestershire Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Residence 1901  Back Street, East Farndon, Market Harborough, Leicestershire Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    • His and his uncle, Thomas, were boarding with farm labourer John Chambers
    Residence 1911  39, Caxton Street, Market Harborough, Leicestershire Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Military Service 1916-1918  France Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Private (6675) KOYLI */ 8th London Regiment (388134) 
    • *His first enlistment was with the Kings Own Yorkshire Light Infantry
    Also known as Ted 
    Occupation 1901-1923 
    Postman 
    Residence 1923-1969  103, Bosworth Street, Leicester, Leicestershire Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Died 9 Aug 1969  Leicester, Leicestershire Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Buried Abt 15 Aug 1969  Gilroes Cemetery and Crematorium, Leicester, Leicestershire Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I192  Extended Craxford Family | The maternal side of Newfloridian's tree TEAL pages I179 (Walter Cook) + I193 (John Naylor)
    Last Modified 16 Nov 2017 

    Father John Putterill,   b. 1848, Marston Trussell, Northamptonshire Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1906, Lubenham, Leicestershire Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 58 years) 
    Mother Mary Jane Elizabeth Knight,   b. 1845, Lubenham, Leicestershire Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown 
    Married 15 Apr 1875  Lubenham, Leicestershire Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F495  Group Sheet,  Family chart

    Family Elizabeth Cook,   b. 30 Jan 1889, Leicester, Leicestershire Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 6 Apr 1973, Loughborough, Leicestershire Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 84 years) 
    Married 3 Sep 1923  Primitive Methodist Church, Hinckley Road, Leicester, Leicestershire Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    • Reference:
    Witnesses 3 Sep 1923 
    George Cook (her brother); Jessie Benson (her sister) 
    Photos
    103, Bosworth Street, Leicester
    103, Bosworth Street, Leicester
    Final home of Walter and Elizabeth Cook and their family. Subsequently home of Edward and Elizabeth Putterill (Uncle Ted and Auntie Betty) until the 1970s
    “Auntie Betty and Uncle Ted”
    “Auntie Betty and Uncle Ted”
    Elizabeth and Edwin Putterill
    BMD Certificates
    MC: Cook, Elizabeth (1923) and John Edwin Putterill
    MC: Cook, Elizabeth (1923) and John Edwin Putterill
    The witnesses were her brother, George and her sister Jessie
    Last Modified 13 Jan 2007 
    Family ID F60  Group Sheet,  Family chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 16 Sep 1881 - Market Harborough, Leicestershire Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMilitary Service - Private (6675) KOYLI */ 8th London Regiment (388134) - 1916-1918 - France Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 3 Sep 1923 - Primitive Methodist Church, Hinckley Road, Leicester, Leicestershire Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 1923-1969 - 103, Bosworth Street, Leicester, Leicestershire Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 9 Aug 1969 - Leicester, Leicestershire Link to Google Earth
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  • Photos
    Edwin Putterill
    Edwin Putterill
    "Uncle Ted". Husband of Elizabeth Cook
    Appointment to the British Postal Service (1902)
    Appointment to the British Postal Service (1902)
    John was appointed as postman to Market Harborough, Leicestershire in January 1902

    British Postal Service Appointment Books (1737 - 1969)
    Appointment to the British Postal Service (1919)
    Appointment to the British Postal Service (1919)
    John resumed his employment with the Postal Service, this time in Leicester, in December 1919 after his service in the first World War.

    BMD Certificates
    BC: Putterill, John Edwin (1881)
    BC: Putterill, John Edwin (1881)
    "Uncle Ted" and Husband of Elizabeth Cook "Auntie Betty"

    Headstones
    HS: Cook, Walter and Elizabeth; Polly Cook; John and Elizabeth Putterill; Nellie and Hilda Dible
    HS: Cook, Walter and Elizabeth; Polly Cook; John and Elizabeth Putterill; Nellie and Hilda Dible
    IN LOVING MEMORY OF
    my dear husband
    WALTER COOK
    Died May 16th 1921
    Aged 67 years.

    Also of ELIZABETH
    beloved wife of the above,
    died Feb 16th 1931, aged 81 years

    Also
    POLLY, beloved daughter of the above
    Died Jan 20th 1907
    Aged 27 years

    Also JOHN EDWIN PUTTERILL
    Died Aug 9th 1969, Aged 87 years

    Also wife of the above
    ELIZABETH PUTTERILL nee Cook
    Died April 6th 1973, Aged 84 years

    Also MADGE NELLIE DIBLE
    mother of HILDA
    Died Jan 9th 1970, Aged 76 years


    HILDA DIBLE
    SRN. SCM. HV
    1922 - 1983
    "I know that my Redeemer liveth"

    Plot: Block H

    Medal Cards
    Putterill, John Edwin
    Putterill, John Edwin
    He enlisted first in the Kings Own Yorkshire Light Infantry and was then transferred to the 8th London Regiment.
    The medals shown are the British War and Victory medals

  • Sources 
    1. [S4] England and Wales, Civil Registration Index: 1837-1983, Market Harborough 7a 14 (OND 1881) (Reliability: 4).

    2. [S17] 1891 England Census, Market Harborough RG12/2493 24 104 (Reliability: 3).

    3. [S19] 1901 England Census, Market Harborough RG13/2945 118 23 (Reliability: 4).

    4. [S284] 1911 England Census, Market Harborough RG14PN18930 RG78PN1131 RD399 SD1 ED7 SN398 (Reliability: 4).

    5. [S4] England and Wales, Civil Registration Index: 1837-1983, Leicester 3a 1598 (JAS 1969) (Reliability: 3).

    6. [S4] England and Wales, Civil Registration Index: 1837-1983, Leicester 7a 844 (JAS 1923) (Reliability: 4).


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