Percy James Balcombe1

#5724, (16 September 1900-September 1973)
Father*Frank John Balcombe1 b. 29 Feb 1864, d. Jun 1930
Mother*Ellen Sarah Lane1 b. 6 Jun 1870, d. Mar 1933
ChartsThe Lanes from Chelsfield, Kent.
The Streatfields of Farningham, Kent.
Birth*16 SEP 1900 Percy James Balcombe was born on 16 SEP 1900 at Croydon, Surrey, EnglandG.1 
(Witness) Residence30 MAR 1901 He lived with Frank John Balcombe and Ellen Sarah Lane at 70 Napier Road, Croydon, Surrey, EnglandG, together with Frank John Balcombe and Dinah Elizabeth Balcombe.2 
Baptism27 APR 1902 Percy James Balcombe was baptized on 27 APR 1902 at St John's Church, Croydon, Surrey, EnglandG.3 
Residence*2 APR 1911 He lived at Croydon Union Workhouse, Croydon, Surrey, EnglandG.4 
Milit-Beg*17 SEP 1918 He began military service on 17 SEP 1918; 5th Btn. Rifle Brigade.5 
Milit-End*8 FEB 1919 He ended military service on 8 FEB 1919 unfit, epilepsy.6 
ResidenceMAR 1919 He lived at 27 Fullerton Road, Addiscombe, Surrey, EnglandG.6 
Marriage*SEP 1919 He married Alice Elizabeth Mann in SEP 1919 at Croydon, SurreyG.7 
Marriage*DEC 1930 Percy James Balcombe married Elizabeth Mary Harris in DEC 1930 at Dartford, Kent, EnglandG.8 
Residence*1934 Percy James Balcombe and Elizabeth Mary Harris lived at 87 Stanley Road, Mitcham, London, EnglandG.9 
Residence1952 Percy James Balcombe lived at 48 Paulet Road, Lambeth, London, EnglandG, together with Arthur James Balcombe.10 
Death*SEP 1973 Percy James Balcombe died in SEP 1973 at Lambeth, London, EnglandG.11 


Alice Elizabeth Mann b. Mar 1900, d. Jun 1925
Marriage*SEP 1919 He married Alice Elizabeth Mann in SEP 1919 at Croydon, SurreyG.7 
Last Edited18 Mar 2016


  1. [S17] BMD indices, birth, Croydon, Surrey, Oct-Dec 1900, vol 2a 218.
  2. [S35] Extracted from the 1901 census.
  3. [S48] Parish Register, bapt., Percy James Balcombe; parents Frank John & Ellen, St John, Croydon, no 1852, p 232.
  4. [S68] The England & Wales 1911 census, in school in Union, inmate.
  5. [S77] British Army records, 58075 Rifleman Percy James Balcombe, 5th Btn. Rifle Brigade.
  6. [S77] British Army records, 58875 rifleman Percy James Balcombe, 5th Btn. Rifle Brigade.
  7. [S69] England & Wales Marriages 1538-1940, marriage, Alice E Mann & Percy J Balcombe, Croydon, Surrey, Jul-Sep 1919, vol 2a 1142.
  8. [S69] England & Wales Marriages 1538-1940, marriage, Elizabeth M Hannaford & Percy J Balcombe, Dartford, Kent, Oct-Dec 1930, vol 2a 1610.
  9. [S103] Unknown author, "City Directories", Surrey Electoral Register; Mitcham, Carshalton, 1934, p 52.
  10. [S103] Unknown author, "City Directories", London Electoral Register; Lambeth, Brixton, 1952, p 13.
  11. [S78] England & Wales Death Index 1916-2005, death, age 73, Lambeth, Surrey, Sep 1973, vol 5d 285.
  12. [S96] England & Wales Birth Index 1916-2005, birth, Croydon, Surrey, Jan-Mar 1920, vol 2a 610. mother Mann.
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