John Samuel William COUVES

Male 1889 - 1914  (25 years)


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  • Name John Samuel William COUVES 
    Born 1889  West Ham, Essex Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Gender Male 
    Occupation 1911  Plaistow, London Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Tea Packer 
    Military 1914  Colchester, Essex Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    12th Bn. Middlesex Regiment 
    Military ID 1914  Colchester, Essex Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Pte. No. G/2522 
    Buried 1914  West Ham Cemetery, Cemetery Road, Forest Gate, London Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Died 21 Sep 1914  Colchester, Essex Find all individuals with events at this location  [5, 6
    • Died from epilepsy at Military Hospital, Colchester, Essex
    Person ID I0462  GhentGoodFamilyTree
    Last Modified 13 Oct 2018 

    Father John Richard Cecil COUVES,   b. 1860, Gravesend, Kent Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Mother Elizabeth Clowting MERRICK,   b. 1864, West Ham, London Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married 1883  West Ham, London Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F0161  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 1889 - West Ham, Essex Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Tea Packer - 1911 - Plaistow, London Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMilitary - 12th Bn. Middlesex Regiment - 1914 - Colchester, Essex Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMilitary ID - Pte. No. G/2522 - 1914 - Colchester, Essex Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - 1914 - West Ham Cemetery, Cemetery Road, Forest Gate, London Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 21 Sep 1914 - Colchester, Essex Link to Google Earth
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  • Notes 
    • Private John Sammuel W Couves, Service Number G/2522 served with the 12th Bn. Middlesex Regiment during the Great War 1914-1918. He is buried in the West Ham Cemetery. His brother Cecil Richard Couves was also a victim of the same war.

  • Sources 
    1. [S130] England & Wales, Civil Registration Birth Index, 1837-1915, 4a, 20 (Reliability: 3), 1st Qtr 1889.
      West Ham, Essex

    2. [S31] England Census 1911 (Reliability: 3).

    3. [S76] Forces War Records (Reliability: 3).

    4. [S34] CWGC (Reliability: 3).

    5. [S36570] GRO, 4a, 711 (Reliability: 3), 3rd Qtr 1914.
      Colchester, Essex

    6. [S133] Death Certificate (Reliability: 3).