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Albert Edmund Frank HORSWILL

Male 1873 - 1915  (41 years)


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  • Name Albert Edmund Frank HORSWILL  [1
    Born 20 Jun 1873  Plymouth, Devon, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2, 3
    Christened 10 Aug 1873  Plymouth St. Andrew, Devon, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    • Albert Edmund Frank, born 20 June 1873; baptised 10 August 1873, son of Orlando and Elizabeth HORSWILL; father a Baker, residing at Wolsden Street.
    Gender Male 
    Commemoration Plymouth Naval Memorial, Plymouth, Devon, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    • His name is listed on this memorial which is situated on the Hoe in Plymouth.

      Grave / Memorial Reference: 7

      In Memory of / Ship's Corporal 1st Class ALBERT EDMUND HORSWILL / 146637, H.M.S. "Goliath.", Royal Navy / who died age 41 / on 13 May 1915 / Son of Orlando Horswill and Elizabeth Horswill, of Plymouth; husband of Kate Horswill, of 7, Lifton Villas / Cattedown Rd., Plymouth. / Remembered with honour / PLYMOUTH NAVAL MEMORIAL
    Naval Service
    • He served during the First World War and gave his life for that cause; he was a Ship's Corporal, first class, in the Royal Navy. (War Graves) His official number was 146637, Albert Edmund HORSWILL, born 20 June 1873 in Plymouth, Devon. (Archives)
    Died 13 May 1915  At Sea Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    • In Memory of Albert Edmund HORSWILL, Ship's Corporal 1st Class 146637. H.M.S. Goliath, Royal Navy who died on Thursday, 13th May 1915. Age 41. Son of Orlando HORSWILL and Elizabeth HORSWILL of Plymouth; husband of Kate HORSWILL, of 7 Lifton Villas, Cattedown Rd. Plymouth.
    Person ID I57  Nosworthy
    Last Modified 29 Mar 2016 

    Father Orlando Henry HORSWILL,   b. 13 Dec 1843, Plymouth, Devon, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1904, Devon, England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 60 years) 
    Mother Elizabeth ANDREWS,   b. 18 Oct 1844, Wolborough, Devon, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aft 1911  (Age 67 years) 
    Married 7 May 1862  Plymouth, Devon, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    • Orlando Henry HORSWILL, age 20, Bachelor, Baker Journeyman, residing at 8 Finewell St., Plymouth, son of Thomas HORSWILL, House Agent; and Elizabeth Andrews VODEN, age 18, Spinster, residing at 1 Notte St., Plymouth, daughter of Robert VODEN, Deceased, Seaman in Merchant Service, married 7 May 1862. They married at the Register Office in the District of Plymouth. Witnesses: Christiana MAY and Emma LEE. [2, 6]
    Address 1865  [7
    4 Adelaide St., East Stonehouse, Devon 
    • Address at the time of Elizabeth's birth on 13 February 1865.
    Address 1871  [8
    21 Nolsdon (Wolsdon), Plymouth St. Andrew, Devon 
    Address 1873  [3
    Wolsden Street, Plymouth St. Andrew, Devon 
    • Address at the baptism of their son Albert, on 10 August 1873.
    Address 1875  [3
    Richmond St., Plymouth St. Andrew, Devon 
    • Address at baptism of son, Frederick, on 15 October 1875.
    Address 1881  [3
    Richmond St., Plymouth St. Andrew, Devon 
    • Address at baptism of Clara May on 7 January 1881.
    Address 1885  [9
    13 Edinburgh Rd., Plymouth, Devon 
    • Name appearing on a voter's list: "Orlando Henry HORSWILL; At sea; did not vote. Living at above address, 3 rooms, unfurnished, 1 ground floor, 2 first floor. 10. 10s per year. Owned by Mrs Hannah Foster, 13 Edinburgh Rd."
    Address 1885  [10
    Dockwall, Devonport, Devon 
    • Address at baptism of son, Ernest, on 16 August 1885.
    Address 1891  [11
    4 Keyham Cottages (Much you Please Inn), Stoke Damerel, Devon 
    Address 1894  [12
    22 Waterloo St., Stoke, Devonport, Devon 
    • Address at the time of Susannah HORSWILL's death.
    Address 1901  [13
    29 Cecil St., Plymouth, Devon 
    Family ID F14  Group Sheet

    Family Catherine "Kate" NUGENT,   b. 3 Nov 1882, Plymouth, Devon, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aft 1939  (Age 57 years) 
    Married 1903  Plymouth, Devon, England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Address 1904  [14
    44 Mainstone Ave., Plymouth, Devon 
    • Address at the baptism of their son, Richard, on 28 September 1904.
    Address 1911  [15
    26 Cattedown Road, Plymouth, Devon 
    • She was living with in her parent's home; her husband was not present.
    Address 1915  [4
    7 Lifton Villas, Cattedown Rd. Plymouth. 
    • Address at time of death of Albert on 13 May 1915.
    Children 
     1. Richard Nugent HORSWILL,   b. 13 Aug 1904, Plymouth, Devon, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1975, Plymouth, Devon, England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 70 years)
    Last Modified 29 Mar 2016 
    Family ID F15  Group Sheet

  • Headstones
    HORSWILL
    HORSWILL

    In Memory of
    SHIP'S CORPORAL 1ST CLASS ALBERT EDMUND HORSWILL
    146637, H.M.S. Goliath Royal Navy
    who died age 41
    on 13 May 1915
    Son of Orlando Horswill and Elizabeth Horswill, of Plymouth;
    Husband of Kate Horswill, of 7, Lifton Villas, Cattedown Rd., Plymouth.
    Remembered with honour
    PLYMOUTH NAVAL MEMORIAL


  • Sources 
    1. [S15] One Name Study: HORSWILL, Margaret Phillips, (Letter and documents received from Margaret Phillips, June 2000.).

    2. [S168] England and Wales Registration Index.

    3. [S889] Parish Register, Plymouth St. Andrews, Devon.

    4. [S28] Website: The Commonwealth War Graves Commission (www.cwgc.org).

    5. [S624] Royal Navy Registers of Seamen's Services.

    6. [S74] Certified Copy of an Entry of Marriage, General Register Office.

    7. [S72] Certified Copy of an Entry of Birth, General Registrar Office.

    8. [S144] Census of England, 1871.

    9. [S474] Voters List.

    10. [S1042] Parish Register, St. Aubyn Devonport, Devon.

    11. [S193] Census of England, 1891.

    12. [S83] Certified Copy of an Entry of Death, General Register Office.

    13. [S120] Census of England, 1901.

    14. [S1041] Parish Register, St. John's Sutton on Plym, Plymouth, Devon.

    15. [S579] Census of England, 1911, (1 April 1911).


  

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