SCOTSON Charles Astley

Male 1882 - 1914  (32 years)


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  • Name SCOTSON Charles Astley 
    Born 1 Jun 1882  Clayton Street, Wigan, Lancashire Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2, 3
    Christened 16 Jul 1882  All Saints Church, Wigan, Lancashire Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Gender Male 
    Census 5 Apr 1891  29 York Street, Wigan, Lancashire Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Census 31 Mar 1901  28 Upper Saint Stephen Street, Wigan, Lancashire Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Census 2 Apr 1911  21 Mason Street, Wigan, Lancashire Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    Military 1914  2nd Lancashire Fusiliers Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
    Buried 1914  Ploegsteert Memorial, Arrondissement de Mouscron, Hainut, Belgium Find all individuals with events at this location  [8
    Address:
    Panel 4 
    Died 14 Nov 1914  France & Flanders Find all individuals with events at this location  [9
    Person ID I9109  RADCLIFFE
    Last Modified 24 Jul 2020 

    Father SCOTSON Thomas,   b. 1858, Wigan, Lancashire Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1906, Winwick Asylum, Newton Road, Winwick, Lancashire Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 48 years) 
    Mother CROOK Emily Bamber,   b. 1857, Stoneclough, Kearsley, Lancashire Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1926, Coventry, Warwickshire Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 69 years) 
    Married 5 Feb 1876  St Thomas' Church, Wigan, Lancashire Find all individuals with events at this location  [10, 11, 12
    Family ID F2718  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family GERRARD Hannah,   b. 8 Feb 1871, Pemberton, Wigan, Lancashire Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1942, Wigan, Lancashire Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 70 years) 
    Married 1909  Wigan, Lancashire Find all individuals with events at this location  [13, 14
    Children 
     1. SCOTSON Florrie,   b. 19 Oct 1909, Wigan, Lancashire Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1979, Salford, Lancashire Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 69 years)
     2. SCOTSON Gladys,   b. 1911, 21 Mason Street, Wigan, Lancashire Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Apr 1913, 21 Mason Street, Wigan, Lancashire Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 2 years)
    Last Modified 25 Jul 2022 
    Family ID F2722  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 1 Jun 1882 - Clayton Street, Wigan, Lancashire Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsChristened - 16 Jul 1882 - All Saints Church, Wigan, Lancashire Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - 5 Apr 1891 - 29 York Street, Wigan, Lancashire Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - 31 Mar 1901 - 28 Upper Saint Stephen Street, Wigan, Lancashire Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 1909 - Wigan, Lancashire Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - 2 Apr 1911 - 21 Mason Street, Wigan, Lancashire Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - Address:
    Panel 4 - 1914 - Ploegsteert Memorial, Arrondissement de Mouscron, Hainut, Belgium
    Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 14 Nov 1914 - France & Flanders Link to Google Earth
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  • Documents
    Charles Astley Scotson Army Attestation Form
    Charles Astley Scotson Army Attestation Form
    b. 1 June 1882. 2nd Lancashire Fusiliers. Killed in action Comines-Warneton, Hainut, Belgium 1914

    Headstones
    Charles Astley Scotson 1.6.1882 - 1914
    Charles Astley Scotson 1.6.1882 - 1914
    PRIVATE
    C. SCOTSON
    Plot: Panel 4

  • Sources 
    1. [S1187] British GRO births index, Wigan Sep 1882 8c 34 (Reliability: 3).
      Charles Scotson b. Wigan Sep 1882 8c 34

    2. [S1370] BMD Lancs births, Wigan & Leigh WIG/142/140.
      Charles Scotson (Crook) b.1882 Wigan, Wigan & Leigh WIG/142/140

    3. [S1054] Lancs OPC christenings, LDS Film 1885686.
      Baptism: 16 Jul 1882 All Saints, Wigan, Lancashire, England
      Charles Astley Scotson - [Child] of Thomas Scotson & Emily
      Born: 1 Jun
      Abode: Clayton St
      Occupation: Stoker
      Baptised by: E. P. Alexander Curate
      Source: LDS Film 1885686 Register: Baptisms 1882 - 1884, Page 62, Entry 493

    4. [S617] Census Wigan 1891, Rg12/3054 Folio 40 p.28 (Reliability: 2).
      29 York Street Charles Scotson 8 yrs Son Scholar b.Wigan
      Born about 1883

    5. [S694] Census Wigan 1901, CD13., RG13/3556 Folio 133 p.11 (Reliability: 2).
      28 Upper Saint Stephen Street Charles Scotson 18 yrs Son Postman b.Wigan
      Born about 1883

    6. [S597] Census Wigan 1911, RG14/22996 Folio SN212 (Reliability: 2).
      21 Mason Street Charles Scotson 30 yrs Head Warehouseman b. Wigan
      Born about 1881

    7. [S998] WWI Service medal 1914-20, NA Service medals Class WO 329 Piece 970.
      Pte Charles Scotson 2nd Lancashire Fusiliers No. 8723
      Awarded British War Medal and Victory Medla

    8. [S891] Find A Grave, Find A Grave Memorial No. 12706574.
      Private Charles Scotson
      Death 14 Nov 1914
      Lancashire Fusilier No: 8723
      Burial: Comines-Warneton, Hainaut, Belgium
      Panel 4

    9. [S777] GRO War deaths, GRO War deaths., War 1914 Vol. I.13 Page 202.
      Charles Scotson Private No. 8723 d. 1914 Vol. I.13 Page 202 GRO War Death Army Ranks (1914-1921)

    10. [S1186] BMD Lancs marriages, Wigan & Leigh C11/3/353 (Reliability: 3).
      Thomas Scotson + Emily Crook m.1876 St Thomas, Wigan Wigan & Leigh C11/3/353

    11. [S1188] British GRO marriage index, Wigan Mar 1876 8c 109 (Reliability: 3).
      Thomas Scotson + Emily Crook m.Wigan Mar 1876 8c 109

    12. [S982] Lancs OPC marriages, Marriages 1870 - 1878, Page 177, Entry 353.
      Marriage: 5 Feb 1876 St Thomas, Wigan, Lancashire, England
      Thomas Scotson - 20, Driller, Bachelor, Miry Lane
      Emily Crook - 19, Spinster, Gt. George St.
          Groom's Father: William Scotson, deceased
          Bride's Father: Matthew Crook, Bookkeeper
          Witness: Peter Sedgwick; Cisely Baldwin, (X)
          Married by Banns by: Peter Knowles, Curate
          Register: Marriages 1870 - 1878, Page 177, Entry 353 Born about 1856 and 1857
          Source: Original register at Wigan Archives

    13. [S1188] British GRO marriage index, Wigan Sep 1909 8c 132 (Reliability: 3).
      Charles Scotson + Hannah Swift m. Wigan Sep 1909 8c 132

    14. [S1186] BMD Lancs marriages, Wigan & Leigh C33/20/487 (Reliability: 3).
      Charles Scotson + Hannah Swift m. 1909 All Saints, Wigan, Wigan & Leigh C33/20/487