Harry Garson Beck1

#36200, b. December 1884, d. December 1936

Individual's Timeline

Birth RegDecember 1884Harry Garson Beck1
Christening1 June 1887Harry Garson Beck2
Death RegDecember 1936Harry Garson Beck

Primary events

  • Birth Reg: Harry's birth was registered in the quarter ended in December 1884 in the Walsingham, Fakenham registration district.1
  • Christening: He was christened on 1 June 1887 in St Peter's and St Paul's, Fakenham, Norfolk, England. Aged 2.2
  • Death Reg: Harry's death was registered in the quarter ended in December 1936 in the Docking registration district. (His age calculates to 52 years).

Secondary circumstances

  • Occupation: Harry was an ironmonger's assistant, and a fully fledged ironmonger when he enlisted in the army in 1918.
  • Residence: In 1917 Harry Garson lived in Mesopotamia.

Census details

Military Career

Records show that Harry Garson Beck served in the armed forces. Joined the army 5th June 1918 in Lincoln, and served until 9th Oct 1819. He does not seem to have served overseas, but the papers are difficult to read.

Family of Harry Garson Beck and Ann Waters


  1. Free UK BDM index from 1837, online http://freebmd.rootsweb.com, Beck      Harry Garson            Walsingham      4b     301.
  2. Free parish registers, online http://www.freereg.org.uk,      Norfolk
    Place     Fakenham
    Church     St Peter & St Paul
    RegisterNumber     211
    BaptismDate     01 Jun 1887
    Forename     Harry Garson
    Sex     M
    FatherForename     George
    MotherForename     Harriet
    FatherSurname     BECK
    MotherSurname     GARSON
    Abode     Fakenham
    FatherOccupation     Miller
    Notes     Age 2
    FileNumber     961.