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- Charles Cadwaladr Trevor-Roper -

Name : Charles Cadwaladr Trevor-Roper

Son of : George Edward Trevor-Roper and Harriette Trevor-Roper (née Trevor-Roper); husband of Gertrude Alice Trevor-Roper (née Clabby).

Born : 9 February 1884, Mold, Flintshire.

Married : 9 April 1913, Gertrude Alice Clabby, at Enfield, London. Three children : Elizabeth Alice (born 7 January 1914), Richard Dacre (born 19 May 1915), Anne (born 10 September 1916).
  Census information :

1891 : George and Harriet T Roper [sic], with their children including Charles aged 7 and Geoffrey aged 5, are at Richmond House, Mold, Flintshire. George Trevor-Roper is a Solicitor.

1901 : Harriette Trevor-Roper (widow), with her children including Charles aged 17 and Geoffrey aged 15, is at 17 The Crescent, Bedford.

1911 : Charles Trevor-Roper not located

Electoral roll information :

1915 : Charles Trevor-Roper is listed at 39 Redcliffe Square, Kensington, London.

  Service Details :

Captain Charles Cadwaladr Trevor-Roper, 1/8th attd 14th Bn., Hampshire Regiment.

  Casualty Details :

Died : Died 3rd August 1917 aged 33.

Buried at : Duhallow A.D.S. Cemetery, West-Vlaanderen, Belgium.

CWGC Record
  Commemorated on these Memorials :

Carisbrooke Castle Isle of Wight Rifles Memorial Panel 01
Newport Drill Hall Isle of Wight Rifles War Memorial

[Cadwaladr was not serving with the IW Rifles at the time of his death]
  Documents and Newspaper cuttings :

de Ruvigny's Roll of Honour

The Times 23 August 1917

The Times 15 January 1918
  Further Information :

Charles Cadwaladr Trevor-Roper's brother, Geoffrey, also died during WW I, serving as a Private with the Royal Fusiliers :

de Ruvigny's Roll of Honour

CWGC record for Geoffrey Trevor-Roper

Charles Cadwaladr Trevor-Roper's son, Richard Trevor-Roper, died while serving with the Royal Air Force in World War II.
  Links :

Plas Teg Estate
Plas Teg Estate
Plas Teg Estate

Mold War Memorial for Geoffrey and Charles on the Flintshire Virtual War Memorial website

Information about Charles Trevor-RoperInformation about Geoffrey Trevor-Roper
Biography (Flintshire War Memorials) Biography (Flintshire War Memorials)
The Peerage Bedford Modern School
Transcription of CWGC headstone - scroll down the page, not in alphabetical order Bedford Modern School
London Gazette 1906  
London Gazette 1908  
Bedford School  
Clare College, Cambridge  
Harry Brodribb Irving  
  Acknowledgements :

Janet Griffin for further research
  Page status :
Page last updated : July 2012


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