Harold James Boswell

Male 1899 - 1970  (71 years)


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  • Name Harold James Boswell 
    Born 3 Apr 1899  Wickham, Hants Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2
    Gender Male 
    Died 14 May 1970  Great Kimble, Bucks Find all individuals with events at this location  [3, 4, 5
    Age: 71y 
    Address:
    Marsh Road 
    Harold James and Bertha Gladys Boswell All Saints Little Kimble
    Harold James and Bertha Gladys Boswell All Saints Little Kimble
    Buried 16 May 1970  All Saints, Little Kimble, Bucks Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    Person ID I4675  Kimble Study
    Last Modified 6 Apr 2016 

    Father Sidney George Boswell,   b. 28 May 1874,   d. 2 Oct 1953  (Age 79 years) 
    Mother Lily Amy Deegan,   b. 29 Jul 1877, Dublin, Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 30 May 1945, Little Kimble, Bucks Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 67 years) 
    Married Between Apr 1895 and Jun 1895  [7
    Family ID F1351  Group Sheet

    Family Bertha Gladys Avery,   b. 4 Apr 1901, Princes Risborough, Bucks Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 22 May 1992  (Age 91 years) 
    Married 6 Oct 1934  St. Nicholas, Great Kimble, Bucks Find all individuals with events at this location  [8, 9
    Last Modified 21 Dec 2015 
    Family ID F1718  Group Sheet

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 3 Apr 1899 - Wickham, Hants Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 6 Oct 1934 - St. Nicholas, Great Kimble, Bucks Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - Age: 71y - 14 May 1970 - Great Kimble, Bucks Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - 16 May 1970 - All Saints, Little Kimble, Bucks Link to Google Earth
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  • Sources 
    1. [S1] GRO Index, Q2 1899 Fareham 2b 564.

    2. [S1] GRO Index, Death index.

    3. [S1] GRO Index, Q2 1970 Wycombe 6a 1258.

    4. [S168] Monumental Inscription, Little Kimble 17.
      Harold James Boswell my husband d. May 14 1970 aged 71.

    5. [S35] Bucks Herald, Obituary, 21 May 1970.
      A member of the Kimble branch of the British Legion, Mr. Harold James Boswell, died at his home, Marsh Road, last Thursday. He was 71.
      Born at Whickham, Hampshire, he moved to Kimble with his family in 1912. He worked on a Kimble farm for a while, and then became an apprentice bricklayer. He worked in the building trade for many years.
      During his youth he was a keen footballer. In later life his hobby was gardening, and he frequently exhibited his produce at Kimble Horticultural Show. He also assisted at many children's parties in the locality.
      During the second world war he served as a member of the Fire Service at Princes Risborough.
      For the last 14 years he had worked for Aylesbury Rural District Council at their Hartwell depot.
      Mr. Boswell leaves a widow.
      The funeral service, at Little Kimble Parish Church, on Saturday, was conducted by the Rector, the Rev. J. C. V. Wilkes.


    6. [S160] Parish Register, 524.

    7. [S1] GRO Index, Portsea 2b 896.

    8. [S1] GRO Index, Q4 1934 Wycombe 3a 2907.

    9. [S35] Bucks Herald, Wedding, 12 Oct 1934.
      There was a large attendance at Great Kimble Church on Saturday afternoon to witness the wedding of Mr. Harold James Boswell, second son of Mr. and Mrs. George Boswell, of Icknield Cottages, and Miss Bertha Gladys Avery, elder daughter of Mr. and Mrs. P. Avery, of Council Cottages, Longwick Road, Princes Risborough.