Mason Thomas Ayers

#27001, b. March 1896, d. March 1969

Individual's Timeline

Birth4 February 1896Mason Thomas Ayers1
Birth RegMarch 1896Mason Thomas Ayers2
Death of Mother1921Alice Mary Sands
MarriageMarch 1924Mason Thomas Ayers3
19391939Mason Thomas Ayers1
Death of Father1942William Frederick Ayers
Death RegMarch 1969Mason Thomas Ayers4

Primary events

  • Birth: Mason Thomas Ayers was born on 4 February 1896 in Lowestoft, Suffolk, England.1
  • Birth Reg: Mason's birth was registered in the quarter ended in March 1896 in the Mutford registration district.2
  • Death of Mother: His mother Alice Mary Sands died in 1921.
  • Marriage: Mason Thomas Ayers married Annie Pretoria Mewse in March 1924, when they were 22 years and 10 months ~&~ 28 years old. Groom named as Thomas M.3
  • Death of Father: His father William Frederick Ayers died in 1942 in Lowestoft, England.
  • Death Reg: Mason's death was registered in the quarter ended in March 1969 in the Lothingland registration district. (His age calculates to 73 years).4

Secondary circumstances

  • Occupation: Mason was an errand boy for a milk vendor in 1911, and a boxmaker in 1939.
  • Name Variation: He was also known as Mason Thomas Ayers Marr.
  • Name Variation: He was also known as Thomas Mason Ayers.
  • Residence: In 1916 Mason Thomas lived in 30 Stevens Street, Lowestoft, Suffolk, England.5

Census details

Military Career

Records show that Mason Thomas Ayers served in the armed forces. He was in the 11th bat. of the Queen's Own, and served in France. He enlisted in Lowerstoft on 4th Feb 1915 (originally in the Suffolk Cyclists), and was demobbed in 1919. He was treated in England for trench feet in 1917. His mother is noted as Alice. He returned to France in 1918, and was wounded in action (GSW TO thigh) in August, this time he was treated in France.

His Queen's Own paperwork shows an incorrect sign up date of 4th Feb 1916.6

Children of Mason Thomas Ayers and Annie Pretoria Mewse

Citations

  1. Memorial Inscriptions of Suffolk, Memorial Inscriptions of Suffolk, Ayers Household (7 People) 7 Minden Road , Lowestoft M.B., Suffolk, England

         First name(s)      Last name(s)      DOB      Sex      Occupation      Marital status      Schedule      Schedule Sub Number      
         Thomas M      Ayers      04 Feb 1896      Male      Box Maker      Married      166      1      
         Annie P      Ayers      17 Apr 1901      Female      Unpaid Domestic Duties      Married      166      2      
         Sorry, this record is officially closed. Check if you can open a closed record.
         Sorry, this record is officially closed. Check if you can open a closed record.
         Brian T      Ayers      22 Jul 1931      Male      At School      Single      166      5      
         Raymond F      Ayers      02 Jan 1934      Male      Under School Age      Single      166      6      
         Sorry, this record is officially closed. Check if you can open a closed record.

    Ref: RG101/6620J/018/14 Letter Code: TWHN.
  2. Free UK BDM index from 1837, online http://freebmd.rootsweb.com, Ayers      Mason Thomas            Mutford      4a     994.
  3. Find my past web sites, online http://www.findmypast.com or http://www.findmypast.com.au, First name(s)      THOMAS M
    Last name      AYERS
    Marriage quarter      1
    Marriage year      1924
    Registration month      -
    MarriageFinder™      THOMAS M AYERS married
    ANNIE P MEWSE
    Spouse's last name      MEWSE
    District      MUTFORD
    District number      -
    County      Suffolk
    Country      England
    Volume      4A
    Page      1498
    Record set      England & Wales marriages 1837-2008
    Category      Life Events (BDMs)
    Subcategory      Marriages & divorces
    Collections from      United Kingdom.
  4. Find my past web sites, online http://www.findmypast.com or http://www.findmypast.com.au, First name(s)      MASON T
    Last name      AYERS
    Gender      Male
    Birth day      -
    Birth month      -
    Birth year      1896
    Age      73
    Death quarter      1
    Death year      1969
    District      LOTHINGLAND
    County      Suffolk
    Volume      4B
    Page      1223
    Country      England
    Record set      England & Wales deaths 1837-2007
    Category      Life Events (BDMs)
    Subcategory      Deaths & burials
    Collections from      United Kingdom.
  5. Find my past web sites, online http://www.findmypast.com or http://www.findmypast.com.au, First name(s)      Mason Thomas
    Last name      Ayers
    Service number      207039
    Regiment      Queen's (Royal West Surrey Regiment)
    Unit / Battalion      11th Battalion
    Event year      -
    Age      -
    Birth year      -
    Birth town      -
    Birth county      -
    Birth country      -
    Residence town      -
    Residence county      Suffolk
    Series      WO 363
    Record set      British Army Service Records 1914-1920
    Category      Armed forces & conflict
    Subcategory      First World War
    Collections from      United Kingdom.
  6. Find my past web sites, online http://www.findmypast.com or http://www.findmypast.com.au