Known History

Living with parents in Rotherhithe at 1881 census
Baptised 1883 (Oct 19) St Mary, Rotherhithe
Living with parents in Peckham, London at 1891 census

Served as a gunner in the Royal Artillery
  - based in Minster, Sheppey at 1901 census
  - based in Tower of London at 1911 census

Living in Abbeyfield Road, Rotherhithe in 1912
Married 1912 (Nov 3) Rotherhithe, London
    to Olive Hough (1891 - 1978)

Later worked as a porter for the Post Office
  (living in Thornhill Grove, Barnsbury, London)

Lived in Roden Street, Holloway, London in 1930s
Living at Midway, Arrington, Cambridgeshire in 1939

Spouse

Olive (Molly) Hough:
  - born 1891 (Jan 1) Graveley, Hertfordshire
  - baptised 1891 (Feb 8) Graveley, Hertfordshire
    (parents Charles Hough and Sarah Ann Skinner)
  - living with parents in Graveley at 1901 census
  - a housemaid in Putney, London at 1911 census
  - living with George Harper in north London in 1939
  - married 1951 (2nd Qtr) Wood Green, London
      to George Henry Harper (1895 - 1968)
  - lived in Carysfort Road, Hornsey, London
  - died 1978 (Jan 9) Codicote, Hertfordshire

Children

Olive Vera:
  - born 1913 (Aug 7) Camberwell, London
  - married 1937 (2nd Qtr) to Raymond Charles Lambert
  - living in Somersham, Huntingdonshire in 1939
  - died 1993 (Oct) Stevenage, Hertfordshire

Lily Dorothy Winifred:
  - born 1915 (Mar 5) Barnsbury, Islington, London
  - married 1940 (1st Qtr) to Frederick Victor Thomas
  - died 1988 (Dec) Barnet, Hertfordshire

William Charles:
  - born 1916 (Nov 20) Barnsbury, Islington, London
  - married 1938 (4th Qtr) to Violet Minnie Hill
  - a cinema attendant in Islington, London in 1939
  - died 1991 (Mar) Southwark, London

Victor Arthur:
  - born 1918 (Nov 5) Barnsbury, Islington, London
  - married 1948 (2nd Qtr) to Ellen Mary Tidmarsh
  - died 1984 (Oct) Kingston on Thames, Surrey

Thomas born 1920 (2nd Qtr) Islington, London
  - buried 1920 (Jun 14) Islington Cemetery, London

Edna born 1922 (3rd Qtr) Islington, London
  - buried 1923 (Mar 9) Islington Cemetery, London

Florence Elizabeth:
  - born 1924 (Jan 8) Barnsbury, Islington, London
  - died 1945 (Dec 8) Swindon area, Wiltshire
    (then a Leading Aircraftwoman in the WAAF)