Walter Ernest Purnell, 1887

Name
Walter Ernest Purnell
Given names
Walter Ernest
Surname
Purnell
Birth about 1887 31 25
Note: Between July and September
Military
World War I

Note: Walter was a Private in the Machine Gun Corps
Note: Walter saw active service overseas during the Great War and was awarded a campaign medal.
Census 1891 (aged 4 years)
Address: 15 Miles Street
Note:

Counted were: Walter Purnell Head 34 born Pin Machine Maker Birmingham Warwickshire Mary Purnell wife 29 born Birmingham Warwickshire Florence daughter 7 scholar born Birmingham Warwickshire Ernest son 4 scholar born Birmingham Warwickshire

Death of a paternal grandfatherGeorge Purnell
1892 (aged 5 years)
Census 1901 (aged 14 years)
Note:

Counted were: Walter Purnell Head 44 Toilet __ Fitter born Birmingham Warwickshire Mary A. Purnell wife 37 born Birmingham Warwickshire Florence daughter 17 single Gold ring polisher born Birmingham Warwickshire Walter E. son 13 Jewellers errand boy born Birmingham Warwickshire

Census 1901 (aged 14 years)
Note:

Counted were: Walter Purnell Head 44 Toilet __ Fitter born Birmingham Warwickshire Mary A. Purnell wife 37 born Birmingham Warwickshire Florence daughter 17 single Gold ring polisher born Birmingham Warwickshire Walter E. son 13 Jewellers errand boy born Birmingham Warwickshire

Death

Family with parents
father
1856
Birth: 1856 29 19Birmingham, Warwickshire, England, United Kingdom
Death:
mother
1862
Birth: about 1862Birmingham, Warwickshire, England, United Kingdom
Death:
Marriage
Marriage: 1882
3 years
elder sister
1884
Birth: about 1884 28 22Birmingham, Warwickshire, England, United Kingdom
Death:
4 years
himself
1887
Birth: about 1887 31 25Birmingham, Warwickshire, England, United Kingdom
Death:
Birth

Between July and September

Military

Walter was a Private in the Machine Gun Corps

Military

Walter saw active service overseas during the Great War and was awarded a campaign medal.

Census

Counted were: Walter Purnell Head 34 born Pin Machine Maker Birmingham Warwickshire Mary Purnell wife 29 born Birmingham Warwickshire Florence daughter 7 scholar born Birmingham Warwickshire Ernest son 4 scholar born Birmingham Warwickshire

Census

Counted were: Walter Purnell Head 44 Toilet __ Fitter born Birmingham Warwickshire Mary A. Purnell wife 37 born Birmingham Warwickshire Florence daughter 17 single Gold ring polisher born Birmingham Warwickshire Walter E. son 13 Jewellers errand boy born Birmingham Warwickshire

Census

Counted were: Walter Purnell Head 44 Toilet __ Fitter born Birmingham Warwickshire Mary A. Purnell wife 37 born Birmingham Warwickshire Florence daughter 17 single Gold ring polisher born Birmingham Warwickshire Walter E. son 13 Jewellers errand boy born Birmingham Warwickshire