Arthur Horace SYRES

Male 1871 - 1916  (45 years)


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  • Name Arthur Horace SYRES 
    Residence Between 3 and 17 Aug 1883  Westminster, London Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Residence Between 24 and 26 May 1883  Gordon Road Workhouse, Camberwell, Southwark, London Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Born 13 Sep 1871  Camberwell, London Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Gender Male 
    Also Known As SYERS & SAYERS 
    Crime & Punishment 28 May 1883  Old Bailey, London Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    See Notes 
    Occupation Between 1900 and 1911  [5, 6
    Fisherman 
    Residence 1900  25, N Quay, Great Yarmouth, Norfolk Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Residence 1911  83, Arundel Road, Great Yarmouth, Norfolk Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    Residence 1916  23, Arundel Road, Newtown, Great Yarmouth, Norfolk Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Military 1916  [7, 8
    Engineman No. 1916 E.S. (Ch), Royal Naval Reserve. Killed In Action on H.M.Drifter 'Spotless Prince' 
    Died 26 Oct 1916  Dover Straits, English Channel Find all individuals with events at this location  [9
    Person ID I9247  GhentGoodFamilyTree
    Last Modified 12 Jan 2020 

    Father Alexander SYRES 
    Mother Mary Ann HARRIS,   b. 1837 
    Family ID F2582  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Alice Eliza HAYLETT,   b. 5 Feb 1875, Winterton, Norfolk Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married 28 Jul 1900  Parish Church, Great Yarmouth, Norfolk Find all individuals with events at this location  [5, 10, 11
    Children 
     1. Victor Arthur SAYERS
     2. Otto Cecil SAYERS,   b. 1904, Winterton, Norfolk Find all individuals with events at this location  [natural]
     3. Horace Harold SAYERS,   b. 1908, Great Yarmouth, Norfolk Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Bef 1911  (Age < 2 years)  [natural]
     4. Arthur Robert SAYERS,   b. 1910, Great Yarmouth, Norfolk Find all individuals with events at this location  [natural]
     5. Leonard George SAYERS
     6. Stanley Ernest SAYERS
    Last Modified 7 Jan 2020 
    Family ID F2584  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsResidence - Between 3 and 17 Aug 1883 - Westminster, London Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 13 Sep 1871 - Camberwell, London Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 1900 - 25, N Quay, Great Yarmouth, Norfolk Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 1911 - 83, Arundel Road, Great Yarmouth, Norfolk Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 1916 - 23, Arundel Road, Newtown, Great Yarmouth, Norfolk Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 26 Oct 1916 - Dover Straits, English Channel Link to Google Earth
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  • Documents
    Arthur Horace Syres
    Arthur Horace Syres
    Newspaper report of the poisoning of Alexander Syres by his brother.
    Arthur Horace Syres
    Arthur Horace Syres
    Newspaper report of the poisoning of Alexander Syres by his brother.
    Arthur Horace Syres
    Arthur Horace Syres
    Court Report of the poisoning of Alexander Syres by his brother. Page1 of 3.
    Arthur Horace Syres
    Arthur Horace Syres
    Court Report of the poisoning of Alexander Syres by his brother. Page2 of 3.
    Arthur Horace Syres
    Arthur Horace Syres
    Court Report of the poisoning of Alexander Syres by his brother. Page3 of 3.

    CWGC WW1
    Arthur Horace Syres/Sayers
    Arthur Horace Syres/Sayers
    CWGC Commemoration

  • Notes 
    • At the Old Bailey, Arthur had been accused and acquitted of the manslaughter of his step brother Alexander. See Old Bailey Court Papers and newspaper cuttings.
      Sometime around 1900, Arthur changed his surname to SAYERS.

  • Sources 
    1. [S69037] London, England, Poor Law and Guardian Records, 1738-1926.
      Discharged to the Police

    2. [S32492] London, England, Workhouse Admission and Discharge Records, 1764-1930.

    3. [S36445] GRO, 1d, 649 4th Qtr 1871.
      Camberwell, London

    4. [S69089] Middlesex, London, Old Bailey Court Records 1674-1913.

    5. [S56015] Norfolk, England, Church of England Marriages and Banns, 1754-1940.

    6. [S03244] England Census 1911.

    7. [S66409] UK, Royal Navy and Royal Marine War Graves Roll, 1914-1919.

    8. [S03176] CWGC.

    9. [S66409] UK, Royal Navy and Royal Marine War Graves Roll, 1914-1919.
      Killed or died as a direct result of enemy action aboard H.M.Drifter 'Spotless Prince'.

    10. [S03207] England, Select Marriages 1538-1973.
      Arthur's surname shown as SAYERS and date of marriage shown as 30 Jun 1900

    11. [S69604] Norfolk Marriages, 107.