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Ernest Edward Minter

Male 1885 - 1953  (68 years)


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  • Name Ernest Edward Minter 
    Born 19 Feb 1885  Ashmanhaugh, Norfolk Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Christened 26 Apr 1885  Rackheath, Norfolk Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    _UID AA45A457DB8A4A61837874A320D1F9988E51 
    Died Dec 1953  Norwich, Norfolk Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Notes 
    • 1911 census: in Mill Road, Blofield, Norfolk (4 rooms), Ernest Edward (head, 26, married, grocers assistant, worker, born Ashmanhaugh), Jane Elizabeth (wife, 23, married 2 years, 1 child, living, born Hethersett) and Daisy Maude (daughter, 1, born Blofield).
      Form signed Ernest Edward Minter.

      Ancestry.com have Ernest's service record in connection with a WW1 pension claim. It shows that he joined the Royal Engineers as a driver on 13 May 1915 at the age of 31 years 3 months and served 1 year 18 days until his discharge as no longer fit for war service on 30 May 1916, intending to live at Hethersett, Norwich, occupation horseman. Address on enlisting was Cecil Road, Norwich, age 30 years 3 months. Next of kin wife Jane Elizabeth Minter of Cecil Road, Norwich (Jane Elizabeth Baldwin - married at Hethersett on 27 March 1909). Three children, Daisy Maude, born 16 October 1909 at Blofield, Norfolk; Myrtle May, 8 January 1912 at Hersett and Ernest Rober,t 24 April 1914 at Cecil Road, Norwich.
      He served with the Mediterranean Expeditionary Force from 1 February 1916 to 4 April 1916.
      A medical board of 18 April 1916 reported that Ernest had a tumour of the skull, of unknown origin; not the result of, and not aggravated by, active service. He was awarded a pension of 4/8 a week.

      1939 Register: at Main Road, Forehoe and Henstead R.D., Norfolk
      Minter, Ernest E born 19 Feb 1885, married, gardener
      Minter, Jane E born 24 Nov 1887, married, unpaid domestic duties
      Minter, Ernest R born 24 Apr 1914, single, welder cutter burner
      Minter, Jack born 15 Mar 1917, single, lorry driver
      Minter, Peter born 14 Oct 1919, single, farm labourer
      Minter, Gordon born 1 Nov 1923, single, clerk motor works
      (top of next page is a closed record, probably a member of this family).
    Person ID I175  Fritton, Norfolk
    Last Modified 26 Sep 2016 

    Father Walter Minter,   b. Bef 16 Aug 1857, Rackheath, Norfolk Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Sep 1934, St Faiths RD Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 77 years) 
    Mother Caroline Mary THROWER,   b. Abt 1850, Ketteringham, Norfolk Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Jun 1926, St Faiths RD Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 76 years) 
    Married Dec 1881  St Faiths Norfolk RD Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Family ID F63  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Jane Elizabeth BALDWIN,   b. 24 Nov 1887, Hethersett, Norfolk Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Mar 1969, Norwich Outer RD Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 81 years) 
    Married 27 Mar 1909  Hethersett, Norwich Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Children 
     1. Daisy Maude Minter,   b. 16 Oct 1909, Blofield, Norfolk Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Mar 2005, Norwich RD Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 95 years)
     2. Myrtle May Minter,   b. 8 Jan 1912, Hethersett, Norwich Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Jan 1987, Norwich RD Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 75 years)
     3. Ernest Robert Minter,   b. 24 Apr 1914, Cecil Road, Norwich Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Jan 1994, Norwich RD Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 79 years)
     4. Jack Minter,   b. 15 Mar 1917, Henstead RD Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Mar 1979, Norwich RD Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 62 years)
     5. Peter Minter,   b. 14 Oct 1919, Henstead RD Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. May 2004, Depwade RD Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 84 years)
     6. Gordon Minter,   b. 1 Nov 1923, Henstead RD Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1 Dec 2000, Norwich RD Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 77 years)
     7. Maureen J Minter
    Last Modified 8 Sep 2009 
    Family ID F124  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 19 Feb 1885 - Ashmanhaugh, Norfolk Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsChristened - 26 Apr 1885 - Rackheath, Norfolk Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 27 Mar 1909 - Hethersett, Norwich Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - Dec 1953 - Norwich, Norfolk Link to Google Earth
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  • Sources 
    1. [S21] BMD index (Reliability: 3).
      Q1 1885 Smallburgh 4b/52. Date from Rackheath PR.

    2. [S21] BMD index (Reliability: 3).
      Aged 69 Q4 1953 Norwich Outer 4b/609.

    3. [S21] BMD index (Reliability: 3).
      Q4 1881 St Faiths 4b/313.

    4. [S21] BMD index (Reliability: 3).
      Q1 1909 Henstead 4b/285. Date and place from service record.