James Leivars1

#4602, (November 1883-March 1955)
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Birth*NOV 1883 James Leivars was born in NOV 1883 at Sawley, Derbyshire, England.1,2 
Name Variation He was also known as Levers.3 
Milit-Beg*5 DEC 1902 He began military service on 5 DEC 1902 at Derby, Derbyshire, England.4 
Milit-Begfr 24 FEB 1904 - 22 DEC 1910 He began military service fr 24 FEB 1904 - 22 DEC 1910 at India.5 
EmploymentAUG 1907 He was employed as Gun layer.6 
Employment*2 APR 1911 He was employed as General labourer, Army reservist.7 
Residence*2 APR 1911 He lived at 27 Chantry Place, Sawley, Derbyshire, England.8 
Marriage*23 SEP 1911 He married Harriet Perkins, daughter of Arthur Perkins and Kate Smith, on 23 SEP 1911 at All Saints, Sawley, Derbyshire, England.9 
Residence*DEC 1915 James Leivars and Harriet Perkins lived at 7 Back Street, Sawley, Derbyshire, England, together with James Arthur Leivars and Dorothy Leivars.6 
Milit-End*3 DEC 1915 James Leivars ended military service on 3 DEC 1915 at Tynemouth, Northumberland, England.10 
Death*MAR 1955 He died in MAR 1955 at Ilkeston, Derbyshire, England, aged 71.11 

Family

Harriet Perkins b. Sep 1885, d. Sep 1961
Marriage*23 SEP 1911 He married Harriet Perkins, daughter of Arthur Perkins and Kate Smith, on 23 SEP 1911 at Sawley, Derbyshire.9 
Children
Last Edited22 Mar 2015

Citations

  1. [S17] BMD indices, birth, Shardlow, Derbys., Oct-Dec 1893, vol 7b 501. As James Levers.
  2. [S71] UK WW1 records, age 19 years and 1 month on signing short service on 5 Dec 1902.
  3. [S35] Extracted from the 1901 census, name recorded on birth registration and several cansus as Levers.
  4. [S71] UK WW1 records, Signing short service on 5 Dec 1902, with Royal Artillary, Royal garrison.
  5. [S71] UK WW1 records, on war record; no specific place.
  6. [S71] UK WW1 records, on war record.
  7. [S68] The 1911 census.
  8. [S68] The 1911 census, with parents John & Anne & 6 siblings.
  9. [S69] England & Wales Marriages 1538-1940, marriage James Leivars, father John, & Harriet Perkins, father Arthur, Sawley, Derbys.
  10. [S71] UK WW1 records.
  11. [S78] England & Wales Death Index 1916-2005, death, age 71, Ilkeston, Derbys., Mar 1955, vol 3a 423.
  12. [S71] UK WW1 records, on father's war record.
  13. [S17] BMD indices, birth, Shardlow, Derbys, Jan-Mar 1917, vol 7b 873. mother Perkins.
  14. [S17] BMD indices, birth, Shardlow, Derbys, Jul-Sep 1919, vol 7b 875. mother Perkins.
  15. [S17] BMD indices, birth, Shardlow, Derbys, Jul-Sep 1921, vol 7b 1033. mother Perkins.
  16. [S17] BMD indices, birth, Shardlow, Derbys, Jul-Sep 1923, vol 7b 926. mother Perkins.
  17. [S17] BMD indices, birth, Shardlow, Derbys, Jul-Sep 1926, vol 7b 841. mother Perkins.
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