THORPE, George. ✟ Pte 7300 KOYLI, Captured Mons 24/8/1914. POW Rohrbeck Camp, supposedly died of wounds 25/10/1917, although according to POW records he was captured uninjured. Buried; Berlin South-Western Cemetery, Germany. b1885, lived at 44 Wallace Road, Sheffield (his sister’s address). He may have been a serving soldier prior to the outbreak of the war, brother of Frederick and Charles. their father John, b Hathersage in 1855, lived at Bean Row Hathersage in 1861C and died in Sheffield 27/5/1915.
THORPE, Charles. ✟ Pte 66439 1/6 Bn Northumberland Fusiliers. KIA 11/4/1918, remembered on the Ploegstreet Memorial, panel 2. b1899, lived at 44 Wallace Road, Sheffield (his sister’s address), brother of Frederick and George Thorpe. Their father John, b Hathersage in 1855, lived at Bean Row, Hathersage in 1861C and died 27/5/1915 in Sheffield.
TEASDALE, Edward. ✟ L/Cpl 25914 East Yorks Regt. 53345 D.L.I. KIA 9/10 April 1917, remembered on Arras Memorial, France. b1881 Sheffield, and lived at 124 Carr Road, Walkley. He married Mary Ann Travis b1871 at Tean, Staffs, a school teacher living at Ranmoor Hill, Hathersage. 1911C she was living with the Teasdale family in Sheffield. The couple later moved to Hull.
NEILL, Harry. ✟ Sgt 12/193 York & Lancs (Sheffield Battalion), A Coy, KIA 1/7/1916 age 41. Buried Queens Cemetery, Puiseux. b1874 Sheffield, son of Robert Renton & Emily Margaret Neill, of 21 Whitworth Road, Ranmoor, Sheffield. 1911C a tailor, living at Nether Padley, with his parents, brother & sister. There is a plaque in St Helen’s Church, Grindleford, commemorating him and the fact that he used to preach there.
HOLMES, Edward Marshall. M.C. Major 4 Bn Y & L. b1888 Sheffield, son of Edward and Emily Mary Holmes who lived at ‘Mont Vue’, Castleton Road, Hathersage, where his mother died two weeks before her son’s marriage in 1919. His father moved to ‘Fieldhead’, Nether Padley, Grindleford, where he died in 1921. (Mansfield Reporter 11/7/1919; ‘Marriage at St Peter’s Church, Mansfield on 5th inst., Capt Edward M Holmes M.C., son of Mr & Mrs Edward Holmes of Hathersage, to Gwendoline M Muschamp, daughter of Captain & Mrs Muschamp, of ‘Elmfield’, Mansfield). 1911C living at Psalter lane, Sheffield, a Surveyor, he died 14/6/1929 at Sheffield