Found Working With Stolen Tools

Whitstable Times and Herne Bay Herald 27 February 1937 Two Young Men Before The Magistrates Two young Petham men were found working with tools wich they had stolen appeared before the magistrates at St. Augustine's Petty Sessions at Herne Bay, on Wednesday. They were Stanley Austin Jarvis (21), Town Road, Petham, and Stanley Hope (17),... Continue Reading →

Died of Wounds 16 Nov 1918

Even though the war had ended on 11 Nov 1918 there were many wounded that continued to die after that date. William Thomas Goldup, my 1st cousin 2x removed was one of those. William was born about Mar 1896 at Egerton, Kent - near Ashford. He was the 5th of 10 children born to Charles... Continue Reading →

“Look Mum, I’m All Alight.”

Tragedy at Tyler Hill - extracted from Whitstable Times and Herne Bay Herald of 27 Jul 1935. While engaged with her mother in washing in a yard at the rear of her house at Tyler Hill on Monday, Miss Edith Mary Kemp, aged 28, was fatally burned through her clothes being set alight owing to... Continue Reading →

K.I.A. 13 Nov 1916

Born in Elham, Kent on 29 Mar 1878, William Pegden lived at 2 Downs View Cottages in Shoulden Bank in 1911 and was an above ground labourer at a colliery. William was a sapper in the Royal Marines, 2nd Field Company, Divisional Engineers (Deal/1093(S)). He was 5 feet 6 1/2 inches tall with Black eyes... Continue Reading →

159 Years Ago Today at SS Gregory & Martin

Above Photo of SS Gregory & Martin - Poliphilo [CC0], from Wikimedia Commons On 13 Nov 1859 at SS Gregory & Martin in Wye, Kent my 2nd great grandparents - William Young and Harriet Raines were married. William was an agricultural labourer and later a farm waggoner. Harriet was sometimes a servant and domestic house keeper.... Continue Reading →

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