Andrew Fenwick Thorp

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1890 Oct/Dec born Heaton, Northumberland, England

1891 census

1891 census living at grandmothers house. His father Robert Edward Thorp is now a widower. Dene Head House, Ryton

1901 census

1901 census at Dene Head House, Ryton, with grandmother

1911 census

1911 census still at grandmother's house.


1912 Nov 20. Commissioned Andrew Fenwick Thorp, late Cadet, Oxford University Contingent, Officers Training Corps.

1914 Aug 29 Landed France. He appears to have been taken POW, and may have been in a Brussels hospital.

1917 Jan 1 O.T.C.—Lt. A. F. Thorp to be Gazette on 29 July 1919. A retrospective promotion while in captivity

prisoner of war thorp

1918 Feb 7 Part of a group of POWs released from Germany

marriage thorp

1919 Sep 6. Engagement announced to Mary Primrose Deane

1919 Oct/Dec the wedding takes place in Dublin

1920 Jun 1 Special Appointment Cl GG Capt. A. F. Thorp, Res. of Off., O.T.C. 1st June 1920. Gazette


1919 Dec 10 Marries in Dublin

1948. His stepmother died. He was living in Seahouses

1953 His wife died in Dublin

1961 Died in Dublin



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