Cumberbatch Family History

Alfred Cumberlidge[1, 2]

Male 1881 - 1941  (59 years)


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  • Name Alfred Cumberlidge  [3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12
    Born 17 Jul 1881  Lutterworth, Leicestershire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [3, 5, 6, 9, 11, 12
    Gender Male 
    Baptism 27 Jul 1890  Lutterworth Parish Church, Lutterworth, Leicestershire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Cumberlidge Baptisms 27 Jul 1890 Lutterworth Leics
    Cumberlidge Baptisms 27 Jul 1890 Lutterworth Leics
    Media Date: 27 JUL 1890
    Keywords: Picture
    Residence 27 Jul 1890  Lutterworth, Leicestershire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Occupation 5 Apr 1891  Lutterworth, Leicestershire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Scholar 
    Residence 5 Apr 1891  Bakehouse Lane, Lutterworth, Leicestershire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Age: 9y 
    Occupation 31 Mar 1901  Lutterworth, Leicestershire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    Bricklayer's Labourer 
    • Employer, Worker, or Own account: Worker
    Residence 31 Mar 1901  Baker Street, Lutterworth, Leicestershire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    Age: 19y 
    Occupation 26 Jan 1902  [9
    Labourer 
    Occupation Between 27 Jan 1902 and 26 Jan 1914  [9
    Private 6322 2nd Battalion Leicestershire Regiment 
    Age: 20y 6m 
    • Home from 27 Jan 1902 to 11 May 1902, 105 Days
      Egypt from 12 May 1902 to 14 Dec 1902, 217 Days
      Home from 15 Dec 1902 to 26 Jan 1914, 11 Years, 43 Days

      Discharged on termination of first period of engagement, Private 26 Jan 1914
      Total Service towards Engagement to 26 Jan 1914 (date of discharge) 12 years / days
    Occupation Between 25 Jul 1914 and 13 Apr 1916  [8, 10
    Private 6322 2nd Battalion Leicestershire Regiment 
    • Service abroad: Expeditionary Force France
      Date of Disembarkation: 9 Nov 1914

      Wounded:
       Shrapnel (Wound Head) December 1914
       Gun Shot Wound Legs & Hip May 1915

      Medals:
       War Badge No 205528 KC 7247
       1914 Star
       British War Medal
       Victory Medal

      Discharge 14 Apr 1916
      Cause of Discharge Wounds, para 392 (XVI)
      Total service on discharge 13 years 263 days
    Residence 25 Jul 1914  88 Harrington Street, Leicester, Leicestershire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [9
    Residence 4 Jul 1917  40 Devonshire Street, Leicester, Leicestershire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [9
    Residence 31 Jul 1918  23 Spencer Street, Leicester, Leicestershire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [9
    Occupation Between 11 Apr 1921 and 2 Jul 1921  [9
    Private No. 125 4th Battalion Leicestershire Regiment served in the Emergency of 1921 
    Age: 39y 9m 
    • Service towards engagement reckons from 11 Apr 1921
      Joined at Leicester on 11 Apr 1921
      Leicester DF 4th Battalion Posted Private 11 Apr 1921
      Leicester DF 4th Battalion, Appointed Acting Lance Corporal 11 Apr 1921
      Leicester DF 4th Battalion, Deprived of L[Lance]/stripe for misconduct, Private 30 May 1921
      Discharged KR 392 XVI Private 2 July 1921
      Total Service towards Engagement to 2 July 1921 (date of discharge) 83 days

      Discharged KR 392 XVI Private 2 July 1921 after serving 83 days of his 90 day engagement
    Census 29 Sep 1939  39 Wolsey Street, Leicester, Leicestershire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [11
    Occupation 29 Sep 1939  39 Wolsey Street, Leicester, Leicestershire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [11
    Bricklayer's Labourer 
    Reference Number 0002608 
    Reference Number 1891152 
    Reference Number 1901178 
    Reference Number 1939273 
    Residence 29 Sep 1939  39 Wolsey Street, Leicester, Leicestershire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [11
    Died Between Jan 1941 and Mar 1941  Leicester Registration District, Leicestershire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [12
    Age: 59y 
    Person ID I2608  Cumberbatch
    Last Modified 7 Oct 2017 

    Father Thomas Cumberlidge,   b. Cal 1822, Lutterworth, Leicestershire, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Between Apr 1905 and Jun 1905, Lutterworth Registration District, Leicestershire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 83 years) 
    Mother Ruth Everton,   b. Cal 1834, Walcote, Leicestershire, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Between Jul 1906 and Sep 1906, Lutterworth Registration District, Leicestershire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 72 years) 
    Married Between Jan 1858 and Mar 1858  Leicester registration District, Leicestershire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [13
    Family ID F968  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Harriett Maria Dilley,   b. 27 Nov 1884,   d. Between Jul 1955 and Sep 1955, Leicester Registration District, Leicestershire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 70 years) 
    Married Between Jul 1916 and Sep 1916  Leicester Registration District, Leicestershire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
    Children 
     1. Alfred Cumberlidge,   b. 24 Jul 1917, Leicester Registration District, Leicestershire, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Jul 2003, Leicester Registration District, Leicestershire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 85 years)
     2. Living
    Last Modified 21 Mar 2017 
    Family ID F3762  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 17 Jul 1881 - Lutterworth, Leicestershire, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBaptism - 27 Jul 1890 - Lutterworth Parish Church, Lutterworth, Leicestershire, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 27 Jul 1890 - Lutterworth, Leicestershire, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Scholar - 5 Apr 1891 - Lutterworth, Leicestershire, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - Age: 9y - 5 Apr 1891 - Bakehouse Lane, Lutterworth, Leicestershire, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Bricklayer's Labourer - 31 Mar 1901 - Lutterworth, Leicestershire, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - Age: 19y - 31 Mar 1901 - Baker Street, Lutterworth, Leicestershire, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 25 Jul 1914 - 88 Harrington Street, Leicester, Leicestershire, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - Between Jul 1916 and Sep 1916 - Leicester Registration District, Leicestershire, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 4 Jul 1917 - 40 Devonshire Street, Leicester, Leicestershire, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 31 Jul 1918 - 23 Spencer Street, Leicester, Leicestershire, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - 29 Sep 1939 - 39 Wolsey Street, Leicester, Leicestershire, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Bricklayer's Labourer - 29 Sep 1939 - 39 Wolsey Street, Leicester, Leicestershire, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 29 Sep 1939 - 39 Wolsey Street, Leicester, Leicestershire, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - Age: 59y - Between Jan 1941 and Mar 1941 - Leicester Registration District, Leicestershire, England Link to Google Earth
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  • Notes 
    • SHORT SERVICE
      ATTESTATION OF
      No: 6322 Name: Alfred Cumberlidge Corps: Leicestershire Regiment
      Name: Alfred Cumberlidge
      Parish or Town of Birth: In the Parish of Lutterworth, near the Town of Lutterworth in the County of Leicester
      British Subject; Yes
      Age: 20 Years 6 Months
      Trade: Labourer
      Corps willing to be enlisted into: Leicestershire Regiment

      Leicester 27 day of January 1902
      Description of Alfred Cumberlidge
      Age: 21 years 6 months
      Height: 5 feet 8∕₈ inches
      Weight: 135 lbs
      Chest Measurement: Minimum: 35 inches, Maximum: 36½ inches
      Complexion: Fresh
      Eyes: Brown
      Hair: Dark Brown
      Church of England: Yes
      Distinctive Marks: Mole outer edge left collar bone
      I consider him fit for the Army
      Date: January 27th 1902
      Place: Leicester

      Record Office, Lichfield, May 18th 1921
      I am directed to forward the accompanying British War and Victory Medal which has been awarded to you in respect of your services with the Leicester Regiment.
      Please complete receipt and return this card. No stamp is required.
      B139
      I hereby acknowledge the receipt of the British War and Victory Medal
      Regtl. N. 6322
      Rank: Private
      Signature: A Cumberlidge
      Unit: Leicester Regt.
      Date: May 22nd 1921
      DUTY CERTIFICATE
      No. 125
      Rank: Lance Corporal
      Initials: A
      Name: CUMBERLEDGE
      Unit: 4th Battalion Leicestershire Regiment (DF has served continuously in the emergency [an emergency was declared due to the coal miners’ strike] from 11 Apr 1921 to 2 Jul 1921 with unit 4th Leicester Regt (DF in the rank of Private
      He was sent home on Dischgd by Post from which date he will
      *cease to be employed
      *be re-transferred to the Army Reserve
      *be discharged
      *be discharged and re-enlisted in the Territorial Force
      His home address is 37 Wolsey St, Leicester
      Date: 2 July 1921
      IDENTIFICATION
      Age: 39 years 9 months
      Hair: Brown
      Eyes: Grey
      I Hereby certify that I have inspected this man, and I consider hit FIT for military service at Home.
      Date: 11 Apr 1921
      Information supplied by the man
      Religion: CE [Church of England]
      Name and address of next-of-kin: Harriet Cumberlidge 39 Wolsey St
      Corps: Leicestershire
      Battalion or Depot: 41
      Rank: Private
      Dates: 11 Apr 1921
      Service towards engagement reckons from 11 Apr 1921
      Joined at Leicester on 11 Apr 1921
      Posted Private 11 Apr 1921
      Discharged KR 392 XVI Private 2 July 1921
      Total Service towards Engagement to 2 July 1921 (date of discharge) 83 days
      90 days’
      EMERGENCY SERVICE
      ATTESTATION OF
      No. 4th Leics 125 Christian Names: Alfred Surname Cumberlidge
      Name: Alfred Cumberlidge
      British Subject: Yes
      Nationality of parents at their birth: Father: British Mother: British
      Date of birth: 17 July 1881
      Trade: Labourer
      Married: Yes
      Previous Service: 2nd Leicestershire Regiment 6322, Private

      Leicester 11th April 1921
      IDENTIFICATION
      Age: 39 years 9 months
      Hair: Brown
      Eyes: Grey
      I Hereby certify that I have inspected this man, and I consider hit FIT for military service at Home.
      Date: 11 Apr 1921
      Information supplied by the man
      Religion: C of E [Church of England]
      Name and address of next-of-kin: Harriet Cumberlidge 39 Wolsey St, Leicester; Relationship: Wife
      STATEMENT OF THE SERVICES of 4/Leics 125 Name: Alfred Cumberlidge
      Service towards engagement reckons from 11 Apr 1921
      Joined at Leicester on 11 Apr 1921
      Leicester DF 4th Battalion Posted Private 11 Apr 1921
      Leicester DF 4th Battalion, Appointed Acting Lance Corporal 11 Apr 1921
      Leicester DF 4th Battalion, Deprived of L[Lance]/stripe for misconduct, Private 30 May 1921
      Discharged KR 392 XVI Private 2 July 1921
      Total Service towards Engagement to 2 July 1921 (date of discharge) 83 days
      SECTION D OF ARMY RESERVE
      Questions to be put to the Man before Enlistment into Section D of the Army Reserve
      Name: Alfred Cumberlidge
      Belong to armed forces now: No
      Been discharged (a) within last six months… (b) Within last three years, “free”… (a) Yes, (b) Yes 81 Out 24/12/14
      Character on discharge: Good
      Willing to be attested for General Service: Yes

      Leicester
      25th July 1914
      Description of Alfred Cumberlidge
      Age: 33 yrs (July 1914)
      Height: 5 ft 9
      Complexion: Fresh
      Eyes: Brown
      Hair: Dark Brown
      Trade: Labourer (Bricklayers)
      Married or Single; Single
      Address: 88 Harrington St, Leicester
      Chest: 37
      Waist: 33
      Size of Helmet: 9/⁴
      MILITARY HISTORY SHEET
      Service abroad: Expeditionary Force France
      Wounded:

       Shrapnel (Wound Head) December 1914
       Gun Shot Wound Legs & Hip May 1915
      Medals:
       War Badge No 205528
       KC 7247
       1914 Star
       British War Medal
       Victory Medal
      Name and address of next-of-kin: Brothers
       (o) Jack Cumberlidge 88 Harrington St
       Frank, Dorset St, Leicester
       Edward, – R.h.
       Harry, - Not known
       George, 57 Dean St Derby

      Attested, Private 25 Jul 1914
      Mobilized at Leicester 5 Aug 1914
      Posted 3rd Battalion 5 Aug 1914
      2nd Battalion Posted 9 Nov 1914
      Depot Posted, Private 10 Dec 1914
      3rd Battalion, Posted, Private, 17 Jan 1915
      2nd Battalion, Posted Private 26 Jan 1915
      2nd Battalion Appointed unpaid Lance Corporal 17 Mar 1915
      Depot, Posted, Lance Corporal 19 May 1915
      3rd Battalion, Posted, Lance Corporal 23 Oct 1915
      3rd Battalion, Deprived of Lance stripe for misconduct, Private 11 Mar 1916
      Character: good
      Address: 88 Harrington St Leicester
      Doct to Chelsea
      Gun Shot Wound Left Leg
      Total Service in Section D, Army Reserve allowed to reckon 1 year 263 days
      Previous Army Service 12 years
      Total service on discharge 13 years 263 days

      Total Service towards engagement in Section D, Army Reserve to 13 Apr 1916 (date of discharge) 1 year 263 days
      Discharged in consequence of being no longer physically fit for further War Service (para 392(XVI) KR)
      Station: Patrington
      Date: Apr 1916

      ARMY FORM W3553
      29 Jul 1918
      INFANTRY RECORDS 3 Aug 1918
      The accompanying King’s Certificate, on his discharge, (No. 7247), is forwarded herewith to A Cumberlidge in respect of his service as No. 6332 Rank; Private Name A Cumberlidge Corps: Leicesters
      Receipt of the same should be acknowledged hereon.
      Received with thanks
      Signature Alfred Cumberlidge
      Date: July 31st 1918
      Address 23 Spencer Street, Leicester

      The accompanying War Badge and Certificate No 205528 are forwarded herewith to Alfred Cumberlidge in respect of your service as 6322 Leicestershire Regiment
      The Badge will be worn on the right breast or on the right lapel of the jacket, but not in Naval or military uniform.
      Duplicates of the Badge and Certificate cannot be issued under any circumstances.
      Receipt of the same should be acknowledge hereon.
      Received Sir, I have received Badge with thanks
      Signature: Alfred Cumberlidge
      Date: 4 Jul 1917
      Address 40 Devonshire St Leicester

      [STATEMENT OF SERVICES OF] No. 6322 Name: Alfred Cumberlidge
      [Service] towards limited engagement reckons from 27 Jan 1902
      [Joined] at Leicester on 28 Jan 1902
      Depot, Posted, Private 28 Jan 1902
      2nd Battalion, Transferred 12 May 1902
      Granted Messing Allowance 27 Jul 1902
      Sec “B” Transferred, Private 27 Jan 1905
      Sec B Discharged on termination of first period of engagement, Private 26 Jan 1914
      D, Attested, Private 25 Jul 1914
      Total Service towards Engagement to 26 Jan 1914 (date of discharge) 12 years / days
      MILITARY HISTORY SHEET

      Home from 27 Jan 1902 to 11 May 1902, 105 Days
      Egypt from 12 May 1902 to 14 Dec 1902, 217 Days
      Home from 15 Dec 1902 to 26 Jan 1914, 11 Years, 43 Days

      Medals, decorations and annuities:
       1914 Star
       British War Medal
       Victory medal
      Name and Address of next of kin:
       Father Thomas Cumberledge, Baker Street, Lutterworth
       Mother Ruth Cumberledge, Baker Street, Lutterworth
       Brother (O) Edward Cumberledge
       Brother (O) John Cumberledge, 88 Harrington Street, Leicester
       Brother (O) Frank Cumberledge, Not Known
       Brother (O) James Cumberledge, Lutterworth
       Sister (O) Kate Lyon, Not Known
       Sister (O) Annie Ogborn, City Bar Broad Street Birmingham
       Sister (O) Emma Hasting, Not Known
       Sister (O) Ellen Cumberledge, Not Known

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  • Sources 
    1. [S1744] File (merged): C:\Users\Bob\Documents\Family Historian Projects\Census 1891 England & Wales\Census 1891 England & Wales.fh_data\Census 1891 England & Wales.ged.
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    2. [S1167] File (merged): C:\Users\Bob\Documents\Family Historian Projects\Census 1901 England & Wales\Census 1901 England & Wales.fh_data\Census 1901 England & Wales.ged.
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    3. [S2055] Births England & Wales 1881 Sep Qtr, Lutterworth, Alfred Cumberlidge.

    4. [S12907] Baptism Lutterworth Parish Church, Lutterworth, Leicestershire, England 27 Jul 1890 Alfred Cumberlidge, (1332).

    5. [S2054] Census 1891 Lutterworth, Leicestershire, England RG12/2490/13/p20, (RG12/2490/13/p20).

    6. [S1522] Census 1901 Lutterworth, Leicestershire, England RG13/2951/13/p17, (RG13/2951/13/p17).

    7. [S12322] Marriages England & Wales 1916 Sep Qtr, Leicester, Alfred Cumberlidge & Harriett M Sharpe.

    8. [S12338] Medal Index Card WW1 Alfred Cumberlidge Private 6322 2nd Battalion Leicestershire Regiment.

    9. [S12340] Army Service Record of Alfred Cumberlidge Private 6322 2nd Battalion Leicestershire Regiment.

    10. [S12339] WW1 Silver War Badge Records for Alfred Cumberlidge Private 6322 2nd Battalion Leicestershire Regiment.

    11. [S12337] Census 1939 39 Wolsey Street, Leicester, Leicestershire, England RG101/5998J/023/19 Letter Code: REBE, (RG101/5998J/023/19 Letter Code: REBE).

    12. [S12325] Deaths England & Wales 1941 Mar Qtr, Leicester, Alfred Cumberlidge age: 59.

    13. [S3138] Marriages England & Wales 1858 Mar Qtr, Leicester, Thomas Comberlidge & Ruth Everton.