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Memorials & Monuments
on the Isle of Wight
- Biography -
- William James Hookey -

Unknown person Name : William James Hookey

Son of George Hookey and Jane Hookey (née Bennett) of Alverstone, Brading.
Born 1878, Newchurch.
  Census information :

1881 : with family at Alverstone, Brading. His father is a labourer.

1891 : with family at Hale Common, Arreton. His father is an agricultural labourer.

1901 : with family at Hale Common, Arreton. He is an agricultural labourer. His father is a carter on farm.

1911 : with his wife and children at Pump House, Arreton. He is a horseman on farm.

  Marriage Details :

Spouse : Agnes Martha Guy
Married : 1902, Victoria Methodist Church, Pyle St, Newport, Isle of Wight
Children : Eleanor Grace (born 1903), Agnes Florence (born 1905), Fanny (born 1908), William Robert (born 1910)
  Service Details :

Rifleman 330708 William James Hookey, 1/8th Bn Hampshire Regiment (Isle of Wight Rifles)

  Casualty Details :

Died 19 April 1917, Palestine

Commemorated at Jerusalem Memorial

CWGC Record
  Commemorated on these Memorials :

Arreton Roll of Honour
Carisbrooke Castle IoW Rifles
Newport IoW Rifles Drill Hall
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Page last updated : 13 September 2010


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