Born: 1892, Ipswich.
Died: 24th April 1915; age 23; KiA.
Enlistment Location: Ipswich.
Rank: Private; Service Number: 3/8082; Regiment: Suffolk Regiment, 1st Battalion.
Medals Awarded: Victory & British War.
Ypres (Menin Gate) Memorial,
Relatives Notified & Address: Son of Thomas & Eliza Grayston, of 11, Upper Barclay Street, Ipswich; husband of Ida Dorothy Moore (formerly Grayston), of 47, Hawes Street, Ipswich.
Brother to ARTHUR ALBERT GRAYSTON.
1901 43, Rope Walk, Ipswich.
Ernest was 9 years old and living with his parents & siblings.
Thomas Daniel Grayston, 36, a Carpenter, born Ipswich.
Eliza Grayston (nee Wythe), 35, born Ipswich.
Stephen Daniel Grayston, 15, born Ipswich.
Arthur Albert Grayston, 12, born Ipswich.
Jessie Florence Grayston, 6, born Ipswich.
1911 3, Austin Street, Ipswich.
Ernest was 19 years old, a Bricklayer’s Labourer. He was living with his parents & siblings.
Thomas, 47, a Carpenter.
Arthur, 23, a Dock Labourer.
Jessie, 16, a Machinist – Sack Factory.
In 1913, Ipswich, Ernest married, Ida Dorothy Leggett, born 1892, Ipswich. They had 1 daughter.
Ida A. Grayston, born 1913, Ipswich.