BUTTERY, James Luther

ß ă Щ  63271 Gnr R F A. Wounded in the arm. (DC 16/12/1916 – Elder son of Mr & Mrs H Buttery, Attercliffe, is in a Manchester hospital). (DC 24/8/1918; ‘returned from leave on Thursday’).

b 1893 Hollow Meadows. 1911C living at Main Road, Hathersage and later of Broom Cottage, The Dale, Hathersage. Prior to joining up he was employed as a plate-layer on Hathersage section of the Midland Railway and lived with his grandparents, Mr & Mrs Buttery in Hathersage. 1919 voters register shows him living at Dale House, Hathersage. Cousin to Percy Luther Skerritt, Lancelot William Hancock Skerritt, Percy and Sydney Skerritt, and Luther Priestley below. He married Gladys Wallis Ibbotson, 1922 in Rotherham.

Hathersage Graveyard

He died 22/3/1953. His wife died 5/1/1981. Both are buried in Hathersage graveyard. See photo of their gravestone.