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 18/1630 Rifleman Thomas Hutchinson Brians

           8th Battalion Royal Irish Rifles

                      7th June 1917

Born in Newcastle Upon Tyne in 1895.

His parents were William Hutchinson Brians(1869-18/11/1956) and  Annie Maria McGregor(1871-1920).

They were married in 1891.

He had 1 brother ,William Hutchinson(1898-1927) and 3 sisters,Mary Elizabeth Hutchinson(1893-1942),Edith Annie(1899-1980) and Lily Evelyn(1904-1984).

In the 1901 census,they were recorded as living at 12 Rendel Street,Newcastle upon Tyne.

William senior was employed as a crane man.

In the 1911 census,the family were still living at the same address,but William senior was employed as a steel forge man.

 Thomas enlisted in Belfast and was killed in action on 07/06/1917.

At the time of his death,his parents were recorded as living at

76 Greenhow Place,Elswick,Newcastle upon Tyne.  

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