William Francis Church
#27990, b. October 1886, d. 15 November 1916
- Father: William Francis Church b. Mar 1847
- Mother: Elizabeth Parmenter Burwell b. Jun 1853, d. Mar 1900
- Relationships: 3rd cousin 3 times removed of Sister Susan :-), 3rd cousin 5 times removed of My granddaughter Madison :-D, 3rd cousin 4 times removed of Cousin Sarah Louise :-)
- Charts: Samuel Larn Descendent Chart (new style), Samuel LARN descendant chart
- Birth: William Francis Church was born in October 1886 in Great Yarmouth, Norfolk, England.1
- Christening: He was christened on 29 July 1892 in St Nicholas' Church, Great Yarmouth, Norfolk, England.1
- Marr Reg: The marriage of William and May Millie Myhill was registered in the quarter ended June 1911 in the Great Yarmouth registration district.2,3
- Burial: William Francis Church was buried on 15 November 1916 in Thiepval Memorial, Pier and Face 10 B 11 B and 12 B., France.4
- Death: William died on 15 November 1916 in France, William was in the Northumberland Fusiliers 1/4th Battalion (territorials). His regimental number was 5093. He had transferred from the 2300 Norfolk Regiment. (Aged 30 years and 1 month, worked back from recorded birth date).
- Occupation: William was an apprentice jeweller.
Family of William Francis Church and May Millie Myhill
- Free parish registers, online http://www.freereg.org.uk, William Francis Church
Birth Date: Oct 1886
Christening Date: 29 Jul 1892
Christening Place: Yarmouth, Norfolk, England
Age at Christening: 5
Father's Name: William Francis Church
Mother's Name: Elizabeth Parmenter.
- Website Ancestry.com (http://www.ancestry.com) "Bullent crane_family_tree Owner: mick856."
- Free UK BDM index from 1837, online http://freebmd.rootsweb.com, William F Church
Year of Registration: 1911
Quarter of Registration: Apr-May-Jun
District: Yarmouth (1837-1924)
- Website Commonwealth War Graves Commission - Web Site (unknown url) "CHURCH , WILLIAM FRANCIS Private 5093 15/11/1916 Unknown Northumberland Fusiliers United Kingdom Pier and Face 10 B 11 B and 12 B. THIEPVAL."
- Probate Research Service (England), online https://probatesearch.service.gov.uk/Wills, Original Doc with signature.
- Website Ancestry.com (http://www.ancestry.com) "UK, Soldiers Died in the Great War, 1914-1919
Name: William Francis Church
Birth Place: Gt. Yarmouth, Norfolk
Death Date: 15 Nov 1916
Death Location: France & Flanders
Enlistment Location: Gt. Yarmouth
Regiment: Northumberland Fusiliers
Battalion: 1/4th Battalion (Territorials)
Type of Casualty: Killed in action
Theatre of War: Western European Theatre
Comments: Formerly 2300, Norfolk Regt."