JAMES COOTE

 

 

Born: 1895, Ipswich.

Died: 20th July 1916; age 20; KiA.

Enlistment Location: Ipswich.

Rank: Private; Service Number: 3401

Regiment: Suffolk Regiment, 4th Battalion.

Medals Awarded: Victory & British War.

 

Grave Reference:

Pier & Face 1C & 2A.

Thiepval Memorial,

Somme,

France.

 

Relatives Notified & Address: Son of John & Elizabeth Coote, of 55, Surrey Road, Ipswich.

 

CENSUS

 

1901   8, Handford Road, Ipswich.

 

James was 5 years old and living with his mother & siblings.

Elizabeth Coote, 52, born Alnwick, Northumberland.

Mary Jane Coote, 22, a Corset Trimmer, born Kendall, Westmoreland.

John Coote, 17, a Tobacco Spinner, born Alnwick.

Francie Coote, 19, a Corset Boner, born Alnwick.

Richard Coote, 9, born Alnwick.

 

1911   25, Curriers Lane, Ipswich.

 

James was 15 years old, a Hair Dresser. He was a boarder at the home of 35 year old, Printing Compositor, Edward Reynolds & family.

 

James ‘s father was John Coote, born 1849, Kingston, Dublin, Ireland, a Tobacco Spinner.

James’s mother, Elizabeth Coote, died 1902, Ipswich.

 

James is also remembered on the war memorial at St. Nicholas Church, Ipswich and St. Pancras Catholic Church Ipswich

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