Allcroft, Arthur



- 1914
Rank Rifleman
Service no.5897
Regiment King's Royal Rifle Corps 1st Bn
DiedOctober 28, 1914



Arthur left school aged 12 on 7th October 1898

He is the son of George Allcroft & Eliza(beth) Withington

1891 Census Thornton Lane, Leicester,

George AllcroftHead MarriedMale 45 1846- Shoe Finisher

Elizabeth AllcroftWifeMarriedFemale 43 1848 – –

Agnes JAllcroftDaughter SingleFemale 14 1877 Leicester, Cigar Makers Assistant

Alice EAllcroftDaughter SingleFemale 13 1878 Leicester, Cigar Makers Assistant

George W Allcroft Son – Male  10 1881 – Scholar

Florence AllcroftDaughter- Female 9 1882 – Scholar

ArthurAllcroftSon – Male 6 1885 – Scholar

Fredrick Allcroft Son – Male 3 1888 –

1901 Census 69, Richmond Road, Leicester,

George Allcroft Head Married Male 54 1847 Leicester, Shoe Operative

Eliza Allcroft Wife Married Female 53 1848 Birmingham, Wks

Agnes Allcroft Daughter Single  Female 24 1877 Leicester, Cigar Maker

Alice Allcroft Daughter Single  Female 23 1878 Leicester, Clerk

George Allcroft Son Single Male 20 1881 Leicester, Porter

Florence AllcroftDaug Single  Female19 1882 Leicester, Shoe Operative

ArthurAllcroft Son Single Male 16 1885 Leicester, Bookkeeper

Frederick Allcroft Son Single Male 13 1888 Leicester,

WilliamWithington Visitor Single  Male 48 1853 Birmingham, Wks,Painter

1911 Census 3 Erith Road Leicester, Leicestershire,

George Allcroft Head Married Male 65 1846 Fish Salesman Leicester

Elizabeth Allcroft Wife Married Female 63 1848 – Birmingham Wks

Alice Allcroft Daughter Single Female 33 1878 Shoe Operative Leicester

Florence Allcroft Daughter Single Female 29 1882 Shoe Operative Leicester

George Allcroft Son Single Male 30 1881 Gas Stoker Leicester

Arthur Allcroft Son Single Male 26 1885 Rubber Hand Leicester

Fred Allcroft Son Single Male 23 1888 Trimmer Hosiery Leicester

My thanks to Douglas Johnstone for his help with this soldier

Date of Death: 28/10/1914

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