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Capt. Edwin Sinton M.C.
 Born
1d 12mo 1882 - Bessbrook, Co. Armagh, Ireland, United Kingdom - [ s711 ]
 Died
21 August 1918 - Killed in action, Pas de Calais, France - [ s807 ]
 Buried
Villers Station Cemetery, Villers-au-Bois, Pas de Calais, France - Grave XI.C.19 - [  s807 ]
 Father
Born 3d 3mo 1843 - Died About February 1910
 Mother
Born 1 September 1842 - Died 23d 6mo 1910
 Spouse
Born April 1889 -
 Married
7 April 1916 - Reading, Berkshire, England, United Kingdom - [ s3571 ]
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GENERAL NOTES
They shall grow not old, as we that are left grow old:
Age shall not weary them, nor the years condemn.
At the going down of the sun and in the morning
We will remember them

Quaker Records Ireland - Disownment / Resignation Details
Edwin Sinton

Date: 18th 11th mo. 1901
Meeting: Lisburn
Record Location: Microfilm Reel 20, 335 (Record book held in Lisburn)
Action: Resigned
Reason(s): He has joined the Imperial Yeomanry.
Letter of resignation. From 41 Rosemount Gardens, Cavehill Road.
[RFSS Aug2014]

1911 Census record taken on 2 April.
Residents of house number 17 in Indiana Avenue (Clifton, Belfast Urban No. 2, Co. Antrim)
SurnameForenameAgeSexRelation to headReligion
1SintonJames Henry40MaleHead of FamilySociety of Friends
2SintonHenrietta Elizabeth43FemaleSisterSociety of Friends
3Sinton John Greeves35MaleBrotherSociety of Friends
4SintonEdwin28MaleBrotherSociety of Friends
BirthplaceOccupationLiteracyMarital StatusYears MarriedChildren BornChildren Living
1Co. ArmaghAccountantRead and writeSingle---
2Co. Armagh-Read and writeSingle---
3Co. ArmaghCommercial Traveller ConfectioneryRead and writeSingle---
4Co. ArmaghManager PicturedomeRead and writeSingle---
[RFSS Jan 2010]


Commonwealth War Graves Commission - Casualty Details
SINTON, EDWIN
Rank:Captain
Date of Death:21st August 1918
Age:35
Regiment/Service:Royal Field Artillery, attached to 4th Light Railway Operating Company, Royal Engineers.
Awards:Military Cross
Grave Reference:XI. C. 19.
Cemetery:Villers Station Cemetery, Villers-au-Bois, Pas de Calais, France
Additional Information:Husband of Mabel A. Sinton, of 54, St. Saviour's Road, St. Leonards, Sussex.
For more details on the cemetery click on Commonwealth War Graves Commission
[RFSS Feb 2003]

Capt. Edwin Sinton M.C. 1882 - 1918
Headstone of Capt. Edwin Sinton M.C. 1882 - 1918
Villers Station Cemetery, Villers-au-Bois, Pas de Calais, France
[RFSS Sep 2013]
MARRIAGE NOTES
England and Wales, Marriage Registration Index, 1837-1920
Name: Edwin Sinton
Event Type: Marriage
Registration Quarter: Apr-May-Jun
Registration Year: 1916
Registration District: Reading
County: Berkshire
Event Place: Reading, Berkshire, England
Spouse Name (available after 1911): Blackwell
Volume: 2C
Page: 835
Line Number: 64

Name: Mabel A. Blackwell
Event Type: Marriage
Registration Quarter: Apr-May-Jun
Registration Year: 1916
Registration District: Reading
County: Berkshire
Event Place: Reading, Berkshire, England
Spouse Name (available after 1911): Sinton
Volume: 2C
Page: 835
Line Number: 144
[RFSS Aug 2014]
SOURCES
[ s711 ] Church Record - Religious Society of Friends, Lurgan, Co. Armagh - Monthly Meeting Birth Register - QLB-334   
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[ s807 ] Military Record - Commonwealth Wargraves Commission - MIL1918-21-08-ES
[ s3571 ] Marriage Registration - England and Wales, Marriage Registration Index, 1837-1920 - Marriage of Edwin Sinton and Mabel Alice Blackwell on 7 April 1916 in Reading, Berkshire, England, United Kingdom - Volume: 2C, Page: 835, Line Numbers: 64 and 144 - MR1916-07-04-ES-MAB
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