ERNEST ROWLAND BURROWS

 

 

Born: 1881, Walberswick, Suffolk.

Died on or since death presumed: 18th August 1916; Age 35, KiA.

Residence: 35, Tyler Street, Ipswich.

Occupation: Cranfield’s Flour Mill, Ipswich.

Enlistment Place: Ipswich.

 

Rank: Lance Corporal; Service Number: 201014

Regiment: Suffolk Regiment, 4th Battalion.

Formerly Corporal, 3477, Suffolk Regiment, 4th Battalion.

 

Medals Awarded: Victory & British War.

 

Memorial Reference:

Pier & Face 1C & 2A,

Thiepval Memorial,

Somme,

France.

 

Relatives Notified & Address: Husband of Jane Elizabeth Ramsey (formerly Burrows) of 35, Tyler Street, Ipswich, Suffolk.

 

CENSUS

 

1891   Near, The River Blyth, Walberswick, Suffolk.

Ernest was 10 years old and living with his parents & siblings.

John Burrows, 32, a Labourer, born Wenhaston, Suffolk.

Rose Burrows (nee Finch), 37, born Bramfield, Suffolk.

Henry Burrows, 13, a Labourer, born Wenhaston.

Lilly Burrows, 3, born Walberswick.

 

1901   56, New Cut West, Ipswich.

Ernest was 20 years old, a Labourer. He was boarding with 28 year old, Daniel Bugg, a Maltster’s Labourer and his family.

 

1911   35, Tyler Street, Stoke, Ipswich.

Ernest was 29 years old, a Labourer – Flour Mill. He was married and Head of the Household.

Jane, 28.

Reginald, 6.

 

In 1904, Newbourne, Suffolk, Ernest married Jane Elizabeth Wicks, born August 1882, Newbourne, Suffolk.They had 1 son: Reginald Ernest Burrows, born March 1905, Ipswich.

 

Soldiers’ Effects to Jane E. Ramsey – widow.

 

Ernest is also remembered on the war memorial at DanceEast, Jerwood Dancehouse, Ipswich. Formerly Cranfield’s Flour Mill, Ipswich.

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