KING, Arthur Dobney

Lt Derbyshire Volunteers, Hathersage. (See notes below). (Belper News 6/8/1915 p4; Appointed Detachment Commandant, Hathersage Home Guards). Died age 39, from influenza. (DC 23/11/1918 ‘given a Military funeral at Hathersage), when he lived at ‘Birchtrees’ (Jaggers Lane), Outseats.

b 1879 at Southampton, He married Jessie Mabel Roberts sister to Nima wife of Charles Anthes. 1876/1881 the Roberts family were living Moorseats, Hathersage. 1911C, living at ’Ashdene’ (Ninelands Road).  He worked at Barclays Bank, Sheffield. Most of the information came from the family.