Thomas Shipston

Private

     

Notes

Thomas and his brother George were the sons of William and Sarah Shipston (Shipstone). William was a Crich grocer who died in March 1877, aged forty-three, when his children were still very young.

Born in 1878, Thomas worked as a stonemason before serving in the forces.

CENSUS INFORMATION

1881: Crich

Forename Surname Relationship Age Occupation Where born
Mary Shipston Head wdw 39 Grocer Pentrich
Mary   daughter 9   Crich
George   son 5   Crich
Thomas   son 3   Crich

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1901: Crich

Forename Surname Relationship Age Occupation Where born
Sarah Shipston Head (wdr) 59 Own means Pentrich
William   son 32 Farmer Crich
George   son 25 Wheelwright Crich
Thomas   son 23 Stone Mason Crich
Anne Scarf visitor (wdw) 35 Infant teacher Brighton

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1911: Crich

Forename Surname Relationship Age Occupation Where born
William Shipston Head 42 Farmer Crich
Mary   sister 39 Housekeeper Crich
George   brother 17 Wheelwright Crich
Thomas   brother 33 Stonemason Crich
Ina Alicia Scarff visitor (wdw) 49 Elementary School Teacher Brighton

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Thomas Shipston's brother George Shipston is also on the Roll of Honour.