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.