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Private William Henry Blincoe

Male 1878 - 1928  (50 years)


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  • Name William Henry Blincoe 
    Title Private 
    Nickname Harry 
    Born 4 Jul 1878  Princes End, Tipton, Sandwell, West Midlands, England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    FindAGrave Memorial # 174746499 
    Veteran 1915  World War I Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Died 16 Oct 1928  Rochester, Monroe, New York, United States of America Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Buried Mount Hope Cemetery, Rochester, Monroe, New York, United States of America Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • Plot: BB, R 208, S Gro 32.
    Person ID I1768  The Hedgecoe - McKenna Family Tree
    Last Modified 13 Nov 2018 

    Family Mary Ann Bentley,   b. 1882, Bewerley, Pateley Bridge, Harrogate, North Yorkshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 15 Jun 1931, Montreal, Montreal, Quebec, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 49 years) 
    Married 5 Nov 1901  Montreal, Montreal, Quebec, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location 
    1901Marriage-MaryAnnBentley-WilliamHenryBlincoe.jpg
    1901Marriage-MaryAnnBentley-WilliamHenryBlincoe.jpg
    1901 Marriage record for Mary Ann Bentley and William Henry Blincoe.
    Children 
    +1. Thomas Harold Blincoe,   b. 19 May 1902, Montreal, Montreal, Quebec, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 21 Feb 1959, Sainte Anne de Bellevue, Montreal, Quebec, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 56 years)
    Census
    1921CanCen-MaryAnnBentleyBlincoe-ThomasBlincoe.jpg
    1921CanCen-MaryAnnBentleyBlincoe-ThomasBlincoe.jpg
    1921 Canadian Census record for Mary Ann Bentley Blincoe and her son Thomas Blincoe.
    Last Modified 20 Aug 2014 
    Family ID F667  Group Sheet

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 4 Jul 1878 - Princes End, Tipton, Sandwell, West Midlands, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 5 Nov 1901 - Montreal, Montreal, Quebec, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 16 Oct 1928 - Rochester, Monroe, New York, United States of America Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - Mount Hope Cemetery, Rochester, Monroe, New York, United States of America Link to Google Earth
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    Pin Legend  : Address       : Location       : City/Town       : County/Shire       : State/Province       : Country       : Not Set

  • Shipping/Immigration
    1920Travel-HarryBlincoe.jpg
    1920Travel-HarryBlincoe.jpg
    1920 (Estimated about 1923) Travel document for Harry Blincoe. Although the use of 'Uncle Alex Walker' has been confusing, the year of birth suggests this is William Henry 'Harry' Blincoe. Record generously provided by Roger Blinko.
    1923Travel-HarryBlincoe.jpg
    1923Travel-HarryBlincoe.jpg
    1923 Travel document from Canada to the United States of America for Harry Blincoe. Stating 'Uncle Alex Walker' as next of kin. Although the use of 'Uncle Alex Walker' has been confusing, the year of birth suggests this is William Henry 'Harry' Blincoe.

    War
    1914War-Harry Blincoe-Service Record.pdf
    1914War-Harry Blincoe-Service Record.pdf
    World War I Service Record for William Henry (Harry) Blincoe.
    Please click to view the pdf file.

  • Notes 
    • Research collaboration with our thanks and appreciation to Roger Blinko.
    • Canadian Archives Home Children (1869-1930)
      http://www.collectionscanada.gc.ca/databases/home-children/001015-119.01-e.php?&id_nbr=41235&PHPSESSID=bbu3n002n0ugrttbogj1u4ud91

      Surname: BLIMCOW
      Given Name: W.H
      Age: 17
      Sex: M
      Ship: Laurentian
      Year of Arrival: 1895
      Departure Port: Liverpool
      Departure Date: 1895-02-07
      Arrival Port: Halifax
      Arrival Date: 1895-02-17
      Party: Liverpool Sheltering Home, Mrs. Birt
      Destination: Knowlton, Quebec
      Comments: Mr Drumond in charge. 43 boys
      Notes: The child's surname was illegible or difficult to decipher
      Source: Library and Archives Canada
      Reference: RG 76 C1b
      Microfilm: C-4516

      Confirmation that William Henry Blincoe was a British Home Child, a child migrant through the Louisa Birt organization in Knowlton, Quebec.
    • Travel: Canadian Passenger Lists, 1865-1935
      Ancestry.com

      Name: W H Blimcon (Transcription Error for 'Blincow')
      Gender: Male
      Age: 17
      Estimated Birth Year: abt 1878
      Date of Arrival: 17 Feb 1895
      Vessel: Laurentian
      Port of Arrival: Halifax, Nova Scotia
      Port of Departure: Liverpool, England
      Roll: C-4516
    • Travel: Canadian Passenger Lists, 1865-1935
      Ancestry.com

      Name: H Blincoe
      Date of Arrival: 4 Jun 1918
      Vessel: Araguaya
      Port of Arrival: Halifax, Nova Scotia
      Port of Departure: Avonmouth, England
      Roll: T-4757

      Ranked as a Private in the Canadian Army Medical Corps, Service No. 33305. H. Blincoe returned was medically unfit with Myalgia.
    • Occupation noted as a Chef.
    • International War Museum: Lives of the First World War:
      https://livesofthefirstworldwar.org/lifestory/5583196