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About Thomas Tallentire (Tallentyre)

Date of Birth
20 Feb 1896

Service Number
82692

Birth Place
Langleydale, Staindrop, Durham, England

Date of Death
June 1987

Place of Death
South West Durham

Relationships

Parents
Thomas (a stonemason for Raby Estates)born abt 1863 and Alice born abt 1870

Siblings
Janet born abt 1891, Jacob born abt 1893, Amos born abt 1899, Joseph born abt 1901, John E born abt 1903, Olive born abt 1905, Watson born abt 1907, Harriet born abt 1909

Marriage
Doris Currey born 6 November 1900. Married 3Q 1919 Teesdale, Durham, England.

Children
Doreen Lois b 25 March, 1931, and one closed record in 1939 (Jacky?)

Career

Service
Army

Unit
2nd Reserve Hussar Cavalry, 4th (Queen’s Own) Hussars

Silver Badge
No

Service Record
No

Civilian Employment
Coal Miner (below ground)

Campaigns
1918 – 19 Ireland

Additional Information

Census Information
1901 Beckside, Staindrop, Durham, England, 1911 Queen’s Head Wynd, Staindrop, Durham, England

Absent Voters Roll
1918 Queen’s Head Wynd, Staindrop, Durham

Electoral Roll
1930 Queen’s Head Wynd, Staindrop, Durham

1939 Register
Sherwood House, Front St, North Green, Staindrop, Durham

Sources
Staindrop Roll of Honour, Ancestry, Find My Past

Notes
Clifton Sutcliffe remembers Thomas working in local pit and living at 35? Front Street, Staindrop. Jennifer Priestley remembers Jacky Tallentire bought a cottage on Winston Road. He kept an old, immaculate Ford Cortina!

- Research by DB