Henry Chambers

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Henry CHAMBERS was born on 6th May 1889 and was the son of Stephen CHAMBERS and Mary STANBRIDGE at 47 union street Croydon Surrey.
On the 1891 Census they was living at 88 wilford road Croydon Surrey with his elder brother and sister
King Edward 7th takes the throne on the 22nd January 1901 on the death of his Mother Queen Victoria.
the next time Henry shows up is on the 15th December 1907 when he marries Daisy Ethel THOROUGHGOOD at Christchurch Church in Croydon Surrey from 87 Longfellow Road Croydon.
they have 5 children starting with
Daisy Ethel born 1st July 1909 in Croydon Surrey
King George 5th takes the throne on the 6th May 1910 on the death of his father King Edward 7th.
Robert Henry born on 17th October 1910 also in Croydon Surrey
Henry Stephen was born 19th April 1912 in Croydon Surrey Dies 25th December 1914 at 35 Lahore Road
Bertie CHAMBERS was born on 16th September 1913 in Croydon, Bertie was born at 35 Lahore Road Croydon.
Henry joins up on the 9th October 1914 as a Royal engineer 109th Railway company
Arthur Richard was born on the 2nd March 1915 in Croydon Dies 18th September 1915 at 35 Lahore Road
Henry makes his way up though the low ranks
on 26th May 1915 he's made a l/cp( Launce Corporal)
on 1st December he's made a Corporal
on 19th March 1919 he's made up to 2nd Corporal
Henry CHAMBERS did His part in the Great War by joining up see his papers at Military papers not sure when he Left
Henry works for the rest of his life on the Railways, laying the rails
King Edward 8th takes the throne on the 20th January 1936 on the death of his father King George 5th.
King George 6th takes the throne on the 11th December 1936 on the Abdication of his brother King Edward 8th.
Queen Elizabeth 2nd takes the throne on the 6th February 1952 on the death of her father King George 6th.
Henry dies on the 9th October 1955 and is buried in Addington Graveyard (village of)

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