Relationship Tag: military

William Richard Webb and the 1901 Census

When I originally researched my second great-grandparents William Richard and Elizabeth Webb, I noted an issue on the 1901 England Census. The family wasn’t together.

Who is Huff Hobbs?

I’ve been attempting to identify several men who were identified by their nicknames in a World War I era photo that features my great-grandfather, including “Huff” Hobbs.

Edward Visheau and his Wives

When Edward Visheau was born on April 19, 1891, his father, Ezeph Visheau (1861-1931), a shoemaker, and his mother, Caroline (née Harvey) (1862-?), were 29.

World War I: May, 1917, France

I found this military photo amongst my Grandmother’s things. I’ve tried to identify the men in the picture back to their army records.

James Robert Squires

When James Robert Squires was born on March 1, 1872, in Chester, Cheshire, England, his mother, Sarah (nee Webb) (1842-1915), was 30. I’m not sure what happened to him…