George Henry Oldfield

Private

Rifle Brigade S/1684 10th Service Battalion

Army Service Record
He attested 5 September 1914 at Sheffield. He was a married 44 year-old fireman, born at Crich, Derbyshire. His wife was Ada Barnes whom he married 7 July 1894 at Sheffield. They had five children: Drusilla, Martha Lily, Fred, Clarice Alice, Bernard. Address Colridge Road, Attercliffe, Sheffield. Height 5ft 5in,weight 135lb, blue eyes and dark brown hair; C of E.; scar on right and left eyebrows
Discharged under Paragraph 392 12 October 1914, so he only served for one month.

CENSUS INFORMATION

1891: Attercliffe, Sheffield

Forename Surname Relationship Age Occupation Where born
Adam Oldfield Head 64 Pit labourer Darley Dale
Ellen Oldfield wife 49   Clay Cross
Anthony Oldfield son 16 Pit labourer Cay Cross
George Oldfield son 20 Tram labourer Crich
Carry Oldfield daughter 10   Clay Cross
Gertrude Oldfield daughter 8   Nottingham
Nelly Wilby   7   Nottingham

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1901: Nethet Hallam, Sheffield

Forename Surname Relationship Age Occupation Where born
George Oldfield Head 30 Tram driver Crich
Ada Oldfield wife 26   Sheffield
Harry Oldfield son 1   Sheffield

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1911: Charlton Street, Sheffield

Forename Surname Relationship Age Occupation Where born
George Henry Oldfield Head 40 General labourer Crich
Ada Oldfield wife 38   Sheffield
Drusilla Oldfield daughter 10   Sheffield
Lily Oldfield daughter 7   Sheffield
Fred Oldfield son 4   Sheffield
Alice Oldfield daughter 1   Sheffield

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