Stamford East Station

John Leslie George John was born on 9 May 1895 – he was the son of John and his wife Lizzie Anne. The family lived in Hitchin, Hertfordshire, where John Leslie and his five sisters were born. His father was a railway clerk, then a goods manager and his final promotion to station-master of Stamford… Read More


Sheepmarket

Alfred William Greenwood In 1911 Alfred lived in 15 Sheepmarket with his father Alfred James and his mother Eliza . Alfred James was a foreman and he was a grocer’s errand boy. He had 2 brothers Walter aged 10 , George aged 7and a sister Susan. All three boys would go to war. Alfred was… Read More


Lumby's Terrace, Water Street

Frederick Gutteridge Born in Deenethorpe, Northamptonshire 1899, Frederick moved to Stamford in 1910 with father James (a farm labourer), mother Elizabeth and 11 siblings. In Deenethorpe they lived with Elizabeth’s brother and his wife but came to live at 12 Lumby’s Terrace, Stamford when the twelfth child was a few months old. Frederick was still at… Read More


5 Milners Row, Belton Street

Charles was born 1n 1895 in Hornsey, Middlesex. His parents were George & Julia Louisa (nee Pritchard) Greenaway. His father was a cheesemonger in1895 when he married, in 1901 he was a carman in London and in 1911 he and Charles’ mother were caretakers at Tickencote Hall in Rutland. In 1911 Charles and his brother… Read More


5 Milners Row, Belton Street

George was born in 1896 in Hornsey Middlesex. His parents were George and Julia Louise Greenaway. His father was a cheesemonger in 1897, a carman in 1901 and a caretaker at Tickencote Hall, Rutland in 1911. In 1901 George was living with his parents in Marylebone , London. His brother Charles was staying with his… Read More