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About John Mudd

Date of Birth
14 July 1883

Service Number
16728 263572

Birth Place
Wingate, Durham, England

Date of Death
Registered Q2 1948 65y

Place of Death
Darlington Durham England

Burial
4th June 1948 St Mary's Church Staindrop Durham England

Relationships

Parents
Henry Mudd born abt 1853 and Jane (Butterwick) Mudd born abt 1853 Married Q3 1872 Darlington Durham England

Siblings
Lilly born abt 1878, Ralph born abt 1880, Arthur born abt 1886, Ernest born abt 1889, Charles Henry born abt 1895

Career

Service
Army

Unit
17th Durham Light Infantry 7th West Yorkshire Regiment Enlisted Darlington 15 September 1914 (previously 4 years in Territorials) Discharged 28 October 1914 ('not likely to become efficient soldier')

Rank
Private

Enlisted Address
West End Staindrop Durham England

Silver Badge
No

Service Record
Yes

Civilian Employment
1901 Tailor 1911 Tailor 1939 General labourer

Campaigns
1915 - 1919 At home

Additional Information

Census Information
1891 Witham Hall Preston Preston on Tees Durham and Yorkshire England 1901 Staindrop Teesdale Durham England 1911 West End main Street Staindrop Durham England

Absent Voters Roll
Front Street Staindrop Durham England 263572 7th West Yorkshire Regiment

1939 Register
High Coniscliffe, Darlington, Durham, England

Sources
Staindrop Roll of Honour, Ancestry, Find My Past, Family Search

Notes
John's brother Charles Henry was killed in France in 1916. The late Margaret Mudd (who was married to Arthur's son, Tracy) remembers the family living at Clematis House, Staindrop for many years

- Research by BE/DB