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About James (Jim) Matthews

Date of Birth
16 January 1890

Birth Place
New Raby,Staindrop, Durham, England

Date of Death
Registered Q4 1971

Place of Death
Registered Durham Western, Durham, England

Relationships

Parents
James Matthews born abt 1856 and Mary Ann Hugill born abt 1859. Married Q2 1878 , Teesdale, Durham, England

Siblings
George born abt 1878, Sarah A born abt 1881, Edith born abt 1883, Mary born abt 1885, Rose H born abt 1887, Lilly born abt 1892, Maggie born abt 1893, Minnie born abt 1895, Ethal born abt 1898

Marriage
Alice Buckle born 29 May 1894 Aiskew, Yorkshire, England. Married Q4 1913 Teesdale, Durham, England

Children
Greta born 26 February 1914

Career

Service
Army

Unit
6th Durham Light Infantry

Silver Badge
No

Service Record
No

Civilian Employment
1911 Gardener (Domestic) 1939 Colliery Bricklayer Heavy Worker

Campaigns
At Home

Additional Information

Census Information
1891 8 New Raby, Staindrop, Durham, England 1901 8 New Raby, Staindrop, Durham, England 1911 8 New Raby, Staindrop, Durham, England

Electoral Roll
1929 - 1930 8 New Raby, Staindrop, Durham, England (with Lily)

1939 Register
130a Durham Road , Spennymoor U.D., Durham, England

Sources
Staindrop Roll of Honour, Ancestry and Find my Past

Notes
Father worked as a carpenter at Raby

- Research by BE