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Private Uriah Collitt - Regt No 2261
« on: Monday 13 May 19 17:47 BST (UK) »
Commonwealth Graves Commission wish to make contact with any family members of Pvt Uriah Collitt of the Lincolnshire regiment. Died 9 March 1919.
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Burial 13 March 1919 Gainsborough General Cemetery.

https://www.deceasedonline.com/servlet/GSDOSearch?DetsView=Summary&src=ext&fileid=729640

http://www.friendsofthegeneralcemetery.com/WWI_Graves/Relatives_of_WWI_servicemen/Private_Uriah_Collett/private_uriah_collett.html

Uriah was the son of Uriah Collitt/Collett and Johannah Ashman who married 12 August 1873 Rowley Regis, Stafford. 

The family appear together on the 1891 census Gainsborough, Lincolnshire.

RG12 Piece 2634 Folio 134 Page 16

Uriah Collett   34 Johanna Collett 36
John Hy Collett   15 Sarah J Collett 10
Eliza Collett   8 Marah Collett   6
Uriah Collett   3 Thomas Collett 0

https://www.familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:WY6T-LT2

1901 census - https://www.familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:XS8Y-LFF

Free Index - 1911 census - https://www.familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:X7YP-4HV

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Re: Private Uriah Collitt - Regt No 2261
« Reply #1 on: Monday 13 May 19 17:48 BST (UK) »

Father Urial Collitt 1857 passed away 1913 - aged 56 years - Gainsborough - 7a 828

Mother Johanna Collitt passed away 1924 aged 70 years - registered Gainsborough December - 7a 760

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Re: Private Uriah Collitt - Regt No 2261
« Reply #2 on: Monday 13 May 19 17:52 BST (UK) »

Brother John Henry Collitt - born 1877 and aged 44 years -  death registered March 1920 - 7a 865

Burial 14 February 1920 Lincolnshire

https://www.deceasedonline.com/servlet/GSDOSearch?DetsView=Summary&src=ext&fileid=729844

John Henry Collitt was registered as a shopkeeper at 48 Trinity Street Gainsborough Lincolnshire in 1919

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Re: Private Uriah Collitt - Regt No 2261
« Reply #3 on: Monday 13 May 19 18:04 BST (UK) »


Sister Dorothy Adelaide Collitt married Frederick W V Wiseman in 1913 - registered June - 7a 1635 Gainsborough.

Birth - https://www.familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:2F3Q-127

Baptism - 16 February 1896 - https://www.familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:QL12-LKVY

Marriage - https://www.familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:26Z8-GR6

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Re: Private Uriah Collitt - Regt No 2261
« Reply #4 on: Monday 13 May 19 18:29 BST (UK) »


Sister Sarah Jane Collitt married Frank Francis Close - registered December 1898 - 7a 1515 Gainsborough.

1901 census - https://www.familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:XS8Y-LFX

Second marriage to Frederick Goodhand - https://www.familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:2673-Q63

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« Reply #5 on: Monday 13 May 19 19:21 BST (UK) »

Sarah Jane nee Collitt/Goodhand - passed away 1944 -Guisborough - 7a 778

Burial -27 November 1944 Lincolnshire.

https://www.deceasedonline.com/servlet/GSDOSearch?DetsView=Summary&src=ext&fileid=712272

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Re: Private Uriah Collitt - Regt No 2261
« Reply #6 on: Monday 13 May 19 19:52 BST (UK) »


1911 census - Sarah Jane Goodhand - https://www.familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:X7Y2-VQ7

Daughter Mabel Amelia Goodhand married Charles H Schofield - Gainsborough - registered quarter 1 1923 - 7a 1176
A number of Goodhand children listed born Gainsborough.

Believe Mabel remarried to Frederick Juggins - registered December 1951 -3 b 430 Gainsborough.

Mabel Amelia Juggins - 30 June 1905 - passed away September 1985 - Lincoln - 7 -  1667

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« Reply #7 on: Monday 13 May 19 19:55 BST (UK) »


Charles Sidney Schofield born 11 November 1932 - son of Mabel nee Goodhand and Charles Schofield
Charles died quarter 4 1982 - Gainsborough Lincolnshire. 7 - 1524

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Re: Private Uriah Collitt - Regt No 2261
« Reply #8 on: Monday 13 May 19 20:20 BST (UK) »


Maria Collitt born 1884 -  sister of Uriah - married George Leachman - 27 December 1902 - Gainsborough Lincolnshire.

Maria passed away 1928 - aged 43 years registered - 1928 Gainsborough - 7a 774

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Couple had a daughter Violet born 1906(registered - March 1906 - 7a 738) died 1907 (7a 363)

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