14/41752 Rifleman Frank Williams
14th Battalion Royal Irish Rifles
7th June 1917
Born in Kempsford, Gloucestershire in 1883.He was baptised
His parents were John Williams(born in 1858) and Harriet
(born in 1858). I was unable to find evidence of a marriage date for John & Harriet and therefore I could not find Harriet's maiden name.
Frank had 4 brothers,John C(born 1879),Henry A
(born in 1880),Herbert(born in 1887) and Frederick(born in 1892).
He also had 2 sisters,Louisa May(born in 1886) and
Florence Harriet(born in 1889).
In the 1891 census,the family were living in Thames Street ,Lechlade, Gloucestershire and Franks father was working as a general smith.
By the time on the 1901 census John Williams had passed away possibly in 1892,the family were still living on Thames Street East and Frank was a tailors apprentice.
In 1910 He married Irene Victoria Gladys Stone(1888-1913).
They had a daughter,Kathleen Louise M(1911-1973).
In the 1911 census Frank and his family were living at
Sherbourne Street, Lechlade.Frank was now a journeyman tailor.
He enlisted in Bristol,Gloucestershire and was killed in action