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About George James Elliot Trotter

Date of Birth
7 September, 1860

Birth Place
Anglesey, Gosport, Hampshire, England

Baptism
29 September, 1860 Alverstoke, Hampshire, England

Date of Death
7 January, 1946 85y

Place of Death
Truro, Cornwall, England

Relationships

Parents
James Trotter born abt 1811 and Mary (Elliot) Trotter born abt 1826 Married Q2 1859 Teesdale, Durham, England

Siblings
Ernest Dale born abt 1863, Herbert John born abt 1864

Marriage
Gertrude Annie Kemp born abt 1865 (died 6 October, 1929) Married 17 April, 1890 Christ Church, Walcot St. Swithin, Bath, Somerset, England Lilian M Jones born 19 June, 1901 Married 1932 honiton, Devon, England

Children
Aileen Margaret Dale born 15 January, 1891, Cecili Mabel Enid born abt 1895, Gertrude Emily born abt 1898

Career

Service
Army

Unit
Royal Army Medical Corps 2nd Shropshire Regiment

Rank
Captain

Silver Badge
No

Service Record
No

Civilian Employment
1911 Physician (Retired)

Campaigns
1915-1918 East Coast

Additional Information

Census Information
1871 Front Street, Staindrop, Durham, England 1881 St Giles, Edinburgh, Scotland (Scottish census) 1890 Staindrop (Marriage certificate) 1911 The Deanery, Main Street, Staindrop, Durham,England

Electoral Roll
1922 The Deanery, Main Street, Staindrop, Durham,England + Gertrude Annie

1939 Register
Barbicaja, Truro, Cornwall, England

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

Notes
CS remembers George living at The Deanery, says he founded Boy Scouts in the village of Staindrop

- Research by DB