|1. Memorial:||Rochester (St. Margaret'S) Cemetery||390.A.0|
|2. Book:||The Masonic Roll of Honour 1914-1918|
Awards & Titles:
Family :Son of Isaac and Elizabeth Humphreys; husband of Ellen Humphreys, of 10, Castle Avenue, Rochester. Born at Rochester. .
- The First World War 1914-1918, World-wide.
|Unit :||HMS Cicala|
|Action :||Naval Campaign|
Probate record shows: HUMPHREYS Jesse William of 88 Rochester-avenue Rochester died 18 February 1916 at sea Probate London 26 May to Ellen Humphreys widow. Effects £578 7s. 5d.
This date of death is different across three sources, the Royal Naval and Royal Marines War Graves Roll, 1914-1919 preferring 23 Feb 1916, aboard HMS Cicala where he was "killed or died by means other than disease, accident or enemy action."
Naval Campaign is defined as to include all sea operations that do not fall within specific naval battles such as Jutland, Coronel, Falklands etc. This includes all Merchant Navy losses.
|Type||Lodge Name and No.||Province/District :|
|Mother :||Gillingham Lodge of Benevolence No. 184 E.C.||East Kent|
14th March 1899
11th April 1899
9th May 1899
The contribution record of the lodge at the United Grand Lodge of England show that he "Drowned 20 Feby. 1916"
The project globally acknowledges the following as sources of information for research across the whole database:
- The Commonwealth War Graves Commission
- The (UK) National Archives
- Ancestry.co.uk - Genealogy, Family Trees & Family History online
- ugle.org.uk - The records of the United Grand Lodge of England including the Library and Museum of Freemasonry
Document : 1933 - Masonic Roll of Honour - Freemasons' Hall Vestibule - United Grand Lodge of England
Last Updated: 2019-08-02 20:18:51