Walter George Base1

#13401, b. 27 September 1870, d. 27 May 1937

Individual's Timeline

Birth27 September 1870Walter George Base1,2,3
Christening4 August 1878Walter George Base1
Marriage29 August 1894Walter George Base4,3
Death of Father28 January 1902John Base5
Marriage12 May 1915James Robert Porter1,2
Death of Mother27 April 1916Maria Base1,2,3
Marriage of Daughter9 March 1917Dora Grace Base1,2
Death27 May 1937Walter George Base1

Primary events

Secondary circumstances

  • Occupation: Walter was ticket collector on a steam boat, an accounts clerk, a licenced victualler at the Royal George and later a steeltester at the Rolls Royce motor works. In 1901 he was the publican of the Cobham Tavern in Mill Road, then went to the Salisbury Arms in 1904.
  • Residence: In 1894 Walter George lived in 61 St George's Road, Great Yarmouth, Norfolk, England.3
  • Residence: In 1907 Walter George lived in Salisbury Arms, Cobholm, Norfolk, England. Walter was the pubican at the newly established pub (1904). He was replaced by William Henry MEACHAM in August 1908.6

Census details

Children of Walter George Base and Gertrude Amelia King


  1. Valerie Grey-Wilson, Base.
  2. Free UK BDM index from 1837, online
  3. Copies of original certificates and docs.
  4. BDM, British Isles Vital Record CD.
  5. Certificate or Original Parish Reg Entry, Extract from original records.
  6. Free parish registers, online, First name(s)      Ethel
    Last name      Base
    Birth year      1896
    Birth date      22 Feb 1896
    Event year      1907
    School name      Edward Worlledge Senior School
    Town      Great Yarmouth
    County      Norfolk
    Country      England
    Parent name(s)      Walter Base
    Book type      Admissions
    Archive reference      Y_ED_409
    Folio / page no.      14-15
    Archive      Norfolk Record Office
    Record set      National School Admission Registers & Log-books 1870-1914
    Category      Education & work
    Subcategory      Schools & education
    Collections from      United Kingdom.
  7. Norfolk Trans Archive, online, BASE, John, 44     hd, mar, shoemaker, (Row 27)
    BASE, Maria, 44     wf, mar
    BASE, John, 17     s, unm, Shoemaker,

    BASE, Charles W, 10     s

    BASE, Maria, 6     d

    BASE, Frederick, 3     s

    BASE, Walter G, 6m     s