Francis Joseph SHACKLOCK (1861–1937)

Acting Sergeant

Frank Joseph SHACKLOCK 318 N.Z. Army Ordnance Corps

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photo of Frank Shacklock

There is quite a detailed biography of Frank on the complementary Crich parish site as a notable person of interest. He had been a County cricketer for both Derbyshire and Nottinghamshire: Francis Joseph Shacklock.
He left Crich, moved to Nottinghamshire then emigrated to New Zealand on 8 October 1903, aged 43 on ss Papanui.
Frank enlisted in the New Zealand military forces on 19th January1919 – his stated profession was lace maker and professional cricketer,

Army Service Record
There were 61 pages to his army record, many of which seemed repetitive.
On enlistment, 19 January 1919, he was recorded as being 57 years old; born at Crich, 6 feet tall; blue eyed; grey haired; C of E. A volutary attestation
He served in the rations and quartering section.
Frank was discharged at Rotorua on 12 November 1919 as being physically unfit for further service as a consequence of disability contracted on service.
His conduct was recorded as "good".
Address 234 Great North Road, Aukland.

Result of the enquiry into Frank's accident:

Enquiry letterFrank Shacklock

He received a 20% disability pension.


1871: Chapel Street, Kirkby

Forename Surname Relationship Age Information Where born
Francis Shacklock Head 34 Rib top maker Kirkby
Mary Shacklock Wife 36 Rib top maker Kirkby
Jane Shacklock Daughter 13 Rib hose hand Kirkby
Miriam Shacklock Daughter 12   Kirkby
Francis Shacklock Son 9   Crich
Ann Shacklock Daughter 5   Crich
Ernest Shacklock Son 8 mo   Kirkby

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1881 : Sherwood Street, Kirkby in Ashfield

Forename Surname Relationship Age Information Where born
Francis Joseph Shacklock Head 20 Professional Cricketer Crich
Emmy Shacklock Wife 20   Derby
Clifford Shacklock   10 week    

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1891: Mapels Street, Radford

Forename Surname Relationship Age Information Where born
Francis Shacklock Head 54 Insurance Agent Kirkby in Ashfield
Mary Shacklock Wife 56   Kirkby in Ashfield
Frank Shacklock Son, widower 29 Lace maker Crich
Elizabeth A Shacklock Daughter 25 Hosiery hand Crich
Ernest Shacklock Son 20 Lace hand Kirkby in Ashfield
Albert Shacklock Son 17 Lace hand Kirkby in Ashfield
Frank C Shacklock Grandson 8 Scholar Nottingham
Agnes Stevens Servant 19 General servant Heanor

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1901: 154, Birkin Avenue, Nottingham

Forename Surname Relationship Age Information Where born
Albert Shacklock Head 27 Labourer & Professional Cricketer Kirkby
Sarah Shacklock Wife 26   Heanor
Sarah Shacklock Daughter 1   Hyson Green
Francis Shacklock Father, widower 64 Groundsman for corporation Kirkby
Frank J Shacklock Brother 39 Professional Cricketer Crich
Christopher Blackborn Boarder 20 Wireman, telephone co Bracebridge, Lincs
Frederick Rushforth Boarder 21 Labourer, telephone co Louth, Lincs

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