Walter SIMS (17th September 1878 – 2nd January 1915)

Walter SIMS was born on 17th September 1878 at Leigh Farm, St Mary Bourne, Hampshire. He was the son of Walter SIMS (1828-1914) and Mary BEVIS (1842-1918). Walter had a brother Sidney, eight half siblings from his father’s first marriage to Rhoda GOODYEAR (Charles, George, William, Fred, John Daniel, Annie Levinia & Wallace) and six … Read more

Sidney GUNNELL (15th Nov 1885 – 23rd Nov 1914)

Sidney was born in St Mary Bourne on the 15th November 1885 in St Mary Bourne, likely one of 15 children born of Thomas GUNNELL & Mary Jane GOODYEAR (the exact number of children has yet to be verified, along with all their names).  A few months after his birth Sidney was christened at the … Read more