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Walter James Minter

Male 1893 - 1954  (60 years)


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  • Name Walter James Minter 
    Born 7 Aug 1893  Minster, Kent Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Christened 5 Nov 1893  Minster, Kent Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Gender Male 
    Died 3 Apr 1954  Brook Hospital, Greenwich, London Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Cremated 9 Apr 1954  [4
    Charing, Kent 
    _UID E86D23BE75B84A92816C7A06C6E4853A15DB 
    Notes 
    • 1911 census: aged 17, a carter on farm, born Minster, Thanet, Walter lived at Red Cottages, Thorne nr. Ramsgate, Kent with John ANDREWS (64, farm labourer, born Minster, Kent) and his daughter and son.

      Served in the 1914-1918 war.
      Worked as a waggoner and lived at Felderland Lane, Eastry and later as a gardener at Little Statenborough House, Eastry, living in the bungalow in the grounds.
      Served in Home Guard.
      A skilled musician, a bandmaster of Sandwich Salvation Army band.
      Died on the 3 April, 1954 at Brook Hospital after transfer from Deal Hospital.

      1939 Register: at The Bungalow, Little Slatenborough, Eastry R.D., Kent
      Minter, Walter J born 7 Aug 1893, married, gardener
      Minter, Hilda L born 5 Aug 1890, married, domestic duties unpaid
      --- 1 closed record ---
      WINGFIELD, later MAYER, F--- born 17 Nov 1929, at school
      --- 1 closed record ---

      From England & Wales, National Probate Calendar (Index of Wills and Administrations), 1858-1966 at Ancestry.com:
      Minter Walter James of The Bungalow Little Statenborough Eastry Kent died 3 April 1954 Probate London 8 June to Evelyn Cox (wife of Charles William Albert Cox). Effects £362 4s 8d.
    Person ID I1563  Ickham, Kent
    Last Modified 1 Nov 2016 

    Father Henry Thomas Minter,   b. 25 Jun 1866, Herne, Kent Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 8 Oct 1938, Kent Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 72 years) 
    Mother Jane VINEY,   b. 19 Feb 1864, Bowerwood, Fordingbridge, Hants Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 5 Feb 1940, Bellars Bush, Dover Road, Sandwich, Kent Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 75 years) 
    Married 25 Dec 1886  Kingston, Kent Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    • Married by banns as a bachelor labourer aged 21 of Kingston; Jane as a spinster aged 22 of Kingston, the eight child of Charles and Christian Viney nee Witt, moved to East Kent with parents in 1871 to live at Cottington Court Farm, Sholden.
    Family ID F288  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Hilda Louise BAILEY,   b. 5 Aug 1890, Poulders Farm, Sandwich, Kent Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 18 Mar 1976, Southend-on-Sea, Essex Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 85 years) 
    Married 22 Oct 1919  Canterbury, Kent Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    Children 
     1. Evelyn Raymonde Minter,   b. 30 Oct 1920, Eastry RD Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 11 Jan 2012, Southend University Hospital, Essex Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 91 years)
    Last Modified 8 Sep 2009 
    Family ID F293  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 7 Aug 1893 - Minster, Kent Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsChristened - 5 Nov 1893 - Minster, Kent Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 22 Oct 1919 - Canterbury, Kent Link to Google Earth
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    Walter James Minter
    Walter James Minter
    born 7 Aug 1893 in Minster, Kent with his wife Hilda Louise (Bailey).

  • Sources 
    1. [S3] BMD index (Reliability: 3).
      Q3 1893 Thanet 2a/915. Date from Cliff Minter.

    2. [S201] Baptismal certificate, from Gill Cox, October 2012.

    3. [S3] BMD index (Reliability: 3).
      Aged 60 Q2 1954 Greenwich 5c/434. Date from Cliff Minter.

    4. [S5] Cliff Minter.

    5. [S3] BMD index (Reliability: 3).
      Q4 1886 Bridge 2a/1370. Date from Cliff Minter.

    6. [S3] BMD index (Reliability: 3).
      Q4 1919 Canterbury 2a/2610