Cyril Henry Roberts

Research shows the birth of CYRIL HENRY ROBERTS in Dallington, Northamptonshire on 2nd September, 1897 and his baptism, in Dallington, on 7th November, 1897. The family were living in Orchard Street, St James. His father was described as a gardener.

The 1901 Census shows the Roberts family living at 14 Seymour Street, Dallington. The entry shows the Head of the Household as Henry Roberts, born Thorp Achurch, aged 35 employed as a gardener. Also living at the house were his wife Elizabeth, born North Dallington, aged 34, their daughter Ethel aged 6, their son Cyril aged, 3 and John Buckby their lodger aged 25.

The 1911 Census shows the family living in West Haddon with Cyril Henry aged 13.

I was unable to find any military record in respect of CYRIL (HENRY) ROBERTS

The death of a Cyril Henry Roberts aged 85 was registered in Northampton in September, 1982. The age fits with our Cyril Henry Roberts.

(Jim Blakey 20th December, 2015)