GEORGE THOMAS MANNING

 

 

Born: 1881, Ipswich.

Died: 9th March 1915; age 34; KiA.

Rank: Corporal; Service Number: 3/9344

Regiment: Suffolk Regiment, 2nd Battalion, ‘D’ Coy.

 

Medals Awarded: Victory, British War & 1914 Star.

 

Grave Reference:

Panel 21,

Ypres(Menin Gate) Memorial,

West-Vlaanderen,

Belgium.

 

Relatives Notified & Address: Son of G.T. & Ada Manning; Husband of F.E. White (formerly Manning), of 17, Woodhouse Street, Ipswich.

 

Brother to WILLIAM VALENTINE MANNING.

 

CENSUS

 

1891   8, Station Street, Ipswich.

 

George was 9 years old and living with his parents & siblings.

George Manning, 41, a Quay Porter, born Holbrook.

Ada Clara Manning (nee Hawes), 35, born Ipswich.

Beatrice Elizabeth Matilda Manning, 16, born Ipswich.

Percy Robert Manning, 12, born Ipswich.

Ada Clara Manning, 6, born Ipswich.

Alfred Victor Manning, 3, born Bentley, Suffolk.

Walter Zadoc Manning, 1, born Ipswich.

 

1901   Fort Albert, St. Anne, Alderney, Channel Islands.

 

George was 20 years old, a Farm Carter.

 

1911   3, Woodhouse Street, Ipswich.

 

George was 29 years old, a Timber Carter. He was married & Head of the Household.

Florence, 30.

Florence, 5.

Ethel, 2.

 

George’s father George Manning died, 1896, Ipswich.

 

In 1905, Ipswich, George married Florence Elizabeth Bayles, born 1880, Ipswich. They had 2 daughters:

Florence Nellie Manning, born 1906, Ipswich.

Ethel Katie Manning, born 1909, Ipswich.

George is also remembered on St. Clement’s Church WW1 War Memorial.

Suffolk Regiment, 2nd Battalion, ‘D’ Coy

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