Ernest Wass (1880–1960)

Sapper

Royal Engineers 29429  

Notes
Ernest was born at Crich in 1881. He worked as a stonemason before joining the Royal Engineers.

1939 Register: Woolley Bridge Road. Glossop
Ernest Wass (married) b.23 August 1880; general labourer

Ernest Wass married Ethel Willis in 1934 June qtr (Glossop reg district)

Ernest's brother Frank Wass and nephew Robert Wass are also on the Roll of Honour.

CENSUS INFORMATION

1891: Whatstandwell

Forename Surname Relationship Age Occupation Where born
Robert Allsop Wass Head 50 Superintendant grit quarries Brassington
Susannah Wass wife 49   Crich
Samuel Wass son 22 Wire labourer Crich
Annie Rebecca Wass daughter 19   Crich
Hannah Wass daughter 15   Crich
Frank Wass son 13   Crich
Ernest Wass son 10   Crich

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1901: Whatstandwell

Forename Surname Relationship Age Occupation Where born
Susannah Wass Head (wdw) 59   Crich
Hannah Wass daughter 25   Crich
Frank Wass son 23 Stone mason Crich
Ernest Wass son 20 Stone mason Crich

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1911: Whatstandwell

Forename Surname Relationship Age Occupation Where born
Ernest Wass Head 30 Builders mason Crich
Hannah Wass sister 35   Crich

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