Francis Barfield1

#38557, b. 1879, d. 14 November 1959

Individual's Timeline

Birth1879Francis Barfield
Marriage22 April 1902Francis Barfield1
Marr RegJune 1902Francis Barfield1
Death14 November 1959Francis Barfield2
Probate9 March 1960Francis Barfield

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Military Career

Records show that Francis Barfield served in the armed forces. Francis was in WW1. The Royal Regiment of Artillery. He was living at Fir House when he enlisted at the age of 38 (20th September, 1916). He was wounded in April 1917 in France, but appears to be back in the front line in May of the same year. The record shows he had a gun shot would to the foot (trivial), and that THE SOLDIER WAS NOT TO BLAME.

He returned to England on furlough in July 1918, and returned to France the next Day? He was back in england by March 1919.4

Children of Francis Barfield and Beatrice May Culling


  1. Free UK BDM index from 1837, online, Barfield      Francis            Hartismere      4a     1369.
  2. Website ( "
    England & Wales, National Probate Calendar (Index of Wills and Administrations), 1858-1966 about Francis Barfield
    Name:      Francis Barfield
    Probate Date:      9 Mar 1960
    Death Date:      14 Nov 1959
    Death Place:      Suffolk, England
    Registry:      Ipswich."
  3. Find my past web sites, online or, First name(s)      Alice Ruby Frances (her sister)
    Last name      Barfield
    Birth year      1904
    Birth date      04 Sep 1904
    Event year      1911
    School name      Thornham Primary School
    Town      Thornham
    County      Suffolk
    Country      England
    Parent name(s)      Francis Barfield
    Book type      Admissions
    Archive reference      1983/1
    Folio / page no.      -
    Archive      Suffolk Record Office, Ipswich
    Record set      National School Admission Registers & Log-books 1870-1914
    Category      Institutions & organisations
    Subcategory      Schools & education
    Collections from      Great Britain.
  4. Website ( "Name:      Beatrice May Culling
    Gender:      Female
    Marriage Date:      22 Apr 1902
    Marriage Place:      Register ??
    Document Year:      1916
    Residence Place:      Fir House, Braiseworth SW
    Relationship to Soldier:      Spouse
    Form Title:      Descriptive Report on Joining
    Other Records:      
    Family Members:      
    Name      Relation to Soldier
    Francis Barfield      Self (Head)
    Beatrice May Culling      Spouse
    Beatrice Honor May Barfield      Child
    Alice Ruby Francis Barfield      Child
    Lillan Voilet Rose Barfield      Child
    Elsie Grace Evelyn Barfield      Child
    Samuel William Francis Barfield      Child."