Ernest Booth – Private 21676

Baptised 5th September 1895 in St Mary’s Church,Garforth
Son of William and Sarah Anne Booth
Served with the 6th Battalion, Yorks and Lancs Regt
Died 30th October 1915
Commonwealth Grave – Portianos Military Cemetery -Greece
Portianos Military Cemetery
Regional unit of Lesbos
North Aegean, Greece
Plot: IV. B. 232.
Ernest Booth Certificate
Father – William B. (b. in 1858 in Leeds) In 1895 he was a mason (d Q4 1901)
Step Father – Joseph Walton (b.1858 in Newageland,Aberford) Married Sarah Anne 1902. Occupation Bricklayer in 1911
Mother – Sarah Ann B (b. 1859 in Garforth)
Brother – Walter B (b.1879 in Garforth)
Brother – Harry B. (b. 1884 in Garforth)
Brother – Wilfred B. (b.1886 in Garforth)
Sister – Ada B (b. 1889 in Garforth)
Ernest Booth (b. 1895 in Garforth) In 1911 listed as a Run Rider below Ground
Brother – William B. (b.1897 in Garforth) above ground colliery labourer in 1911
Lodger – Thomas Greenwell (b. 1882 in Croxdale Co Durham) Coal Miner Hewer
1901 Listed as living in Moor Garforth
In 1911 living in a 3 room dwelling in Wards Row, Briggate, Garforth ie Joseph,Sarah,Ernest,William,and Lodger Thomas