Friday, 7 February 2014

Daniel Walter Lee 1881-1916

Memorial Book in St Paul's Church, Monk Bretton (thanks to Barnsley FHS)

8 September 1881 in Birmingham, Warwickshire

Son of:
Daniel Lee b.1859 in Birmingham. d.?

1911: Puddler's Labourer in Swindon, Wiltshire
married in Birmingham on 1 November 1880 to
Sarah Ann Lee (maiden name Ashfield) b. 1859 in Dudley d.?

Position in family: 

The eldest child (some younger half siblings)

Home address, age and occupation:

1891: **

1901: **
1911: 17 Todds Lane, Northampton.  A Flesher and dehairer aged 29.

Marriage: Daniel Lee married Amelia Rook (b.1882 in Broom, Bedfordshire) in 1907 in Biggleswade.  She remarried to John Walsh in 1919 in Barnsley and died in Barnsley in 1967.


1. John Frederick Lee b.1907
2. Walter Lee b.1910
3. Margaret A Lee b.1913 Barnsley

Military Service:
Enlisted: *date* at the age of ** years
Regiment and Battalion:  West Yorkshire Regiment (Prince of Wales Own) 2nd Battalion
Service number and rank:  11929 Private
Awards: 1915 Star, British War and Victory medals

Death:     1 July 1916 aged 35 years
CWGC Remembered: Thiepval Memorial Pier and Face 2A, 2C and 2D


Monk Bretton, War Memorial, Cross Street, Monk Bretton
Monk Bretton, St Paul's Church, WW1 Memorial Tablet 
Monk Bretton, St Paul's Church, WW1 Memorial Book
Information supplied by PG.  Daniel was his wife's great grandfather.

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