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Record #16792
Name :
: William Edward TRICKER (1898 - 1917)
  aka : Private Tricker

BMD and other details
Date of Birth
: 18 Jan 1898

Marriage (1)
Marriage (2)

Date of Death
: 6 Nov 1917   Notes : Killed in Action
Abode (1) : Place of BirthEngland, Suffolk, Ipswich
Abode (2) : Place of Death / BurialBelgium
Sailing Information
Date of Arrival
: 1 Jul 1914
: Canada

: Corinthian

Placement Family
Homes / Agencys
Institution (GB)
: Barnardos

: Barnardos
NotesThe following records have been discerned for Private William Edward Tricker.

England & Wales, FreeBMD Birth Index, 1837-1915
Name: William Edward Tricker
Date of Registration: Jan-Feb-Mar 1900
Registration District: Ipswich
Inferred County: Suffolk
Volume: 4a
Page: 1034

1901 English Census records show Elizabeth and Edgar W Tricker of Ipswich, Suffolk, England. Edgar is listed as a dock labourer. In residence is William, age 1 year born about 1900, and his elder sister Alice, age 2 years.

1911 English Census records place William Edward Tricker as an Inmate of the Workhouse School, St. Johns Home For Boys and Girls, of Freehold Road and Bloomfield Street, Ipswich, Suffolk, England.

1911 English Census records for Sarah Elizabeth Tricker, William's mother, list her as a Housekeeper at 2 Bramford Lane, Coes Cottages, Ipswich, Suffolk, England in the household of Arthur Hammond. She is still listed as Married, however there is no record of Edgar.

Library and Archives Canada
Surname: TRICKER
Given Name: William E
Age: 15
Sex: M
Ship: Corinthian
Year of Arrival: 1914
Departure Port: London
Departure Date: 1914-06-16
Arrival Port: Quebec
Arrival Date: 1914-07-01
Party: Barnardo Homes
Destination: Toronto, Ontario
Comments: See also T-5563
Source: Library and Archives Canada
Reference: RG 76 C1a
Microfilm: T-4810
Type of Record: Passenger Lists

Attestation papers were signed 6 Sep 1916 in Toronto, Ontario. William Edward Tricker was born 18 Jan 1898 in Ipswich, Suffolk, England. His current residence was Alton, Ontario where he was a Farmer. His Next of Kin was his mother, Mrs. Tricker at Brantford Lane, #2 Close Cottage, Ipswich, Suffolk, England. 5'5" in height with hazel eyes and light brown hair, he had four vaccination marks on his left arm.

Commonwealth War Graves Registers states he was Killed in Action. His body was not recovered, his name is listed on Menin Gate Memorial, Ypres, West Flanders, Belgium.

Find A Grave Memorial# 12033069 
ContributorsCreated : 2012-09-21 21:01:31 / From original database

Additional Contributions from : DFKBurr

Last Updated : 2017-10-15 23:41:35 /

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15.10.17 DFKBurr :
William Tricker's half sister Alice Elizabeth Keats came to Canada with on the Corinthian with William. She was sent to Hazelbrae in Peterborough. Boards of Guardians records dated Aug 17, 1918 indicate Alice had married but no further information has yet been found. The children had a lot of maternal family who had emigrated to Saskatchewan and Manitoba as well. William's brother Stanley was raised by their Aunt Alice (Kates) Green and his sister Violet remained with the

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IDNameDOBPlace of birthArrivals & ShipsDest.AgencyFamily links
15919 TRAYNOR, James1877ENG,     Sep 1883 : Polynesian CAN Liverpool Catholic Childrens Protective Society (now Nugent Care)  
15920 TRAYNOR, Mary A.1867ENG,     Sep 1883 : Polynesian CAN Liverpool Catholic Childrens Protective Society (now Nugent Care)  
5975 TREACHER, Emma J.1895ENG,     Aug 1910 : Tunisian CAN Barnardos  
17084 TREACHER, Frederick ENG,     May 1907 : Empress of Britain CAN Fegan Homes for Boys  
17085 TREACHER, William ENG,     May 1906 : Empress of Britain CAN Fegan Homes for Boys  
11971 TREADWELL, Ada 1898ENG,     Oct 1909 : Sicilian CAN Barnardos  
24954 TREADWELL, Frank1899 Mar 1910 : Tunisian CAN Barnardos  
26470 TREAVES, Sidney1895ENG,     Mar 1906 : Dominion CAN Barnardos  
8325 TREBEL, William1913ENG, LAN, Liverpool Apr 1928 : Montclare CAN Barnardos  
10616 TREBLE, Eva1914ENG, LAN, Liverpool Apr 1929 : Duchess of York CAN Barnardos  
21658 TREBLE, J.Hilton1880ENG,     Sep 1890 : Sardinian CAN Waifs & Strays  
17137 TREEND, Joseph Richard1891ENG, LND Jul 1901 : Numidian CAN Barnardos  
10931 TREHARNE, William1898WAL,     Oct 1909 : Sicilian CAN Barnardos  
10373 TREMEARNE, Norman1915ENG, LDN, London Mar 1932 : Montclare CAN YMCA  
26856 TREMLETT, Sylvia Joan1922ENG, LND, Lambeth Feb 1934 : Jervis Bay AUS Fairbridge Homes  
25658 TRENCH, Raymond1891ENG,     May 1909 : Corsican CAN Catholic Emigration Society  
9554 TRENTER, Ethel1887ENG,     Oct 1900 : Tunisian CAN Barnardos  
14163 TRENTER, Mary Jubilee1888ENG,     Jul 1899 : Lake Huron CAN Barnardos  
15105 TRENTER, Sydney1889ENG, MDX, Edmonton Apr 1902 : Dominion CAN Barnardos  
8394 TRESTRAIL, Lottie1910ENG, NBL, Tynemouth Jun 1924 : Minnedosa CAN Barnardos  
15924 TRESTRAIL, Winifred1911ENG, DUR, Gateshead Jun 1924 : Minnedosa CAN Barnardos  
8186 TRETT, Samuel J1913ENG,    , Gorleston Sep 1928 : Antonia CAN National Childrens Home  
13665 TRETTON, Mary1877ENG,     May 1887 : Circassian CAN Liverpool Catholic Childrens Protective Society (now Nugent Care)  
23300 TREVENA, Cora1907ENG,     Jun 1921 : Scandinavian CAN Barnardos  
10824 TREVETT, John1899ENG, ESS, Woodford Apr 1914 : Empress of Britain CAN Fegan Homes for Boys  
12690 TREVISS, Alfred E1910ENG, DOR Jun 1921 : Scandinavian CAN Barnardos  
21375 TREVITHICK, Mary E1904ENG,     Jun 1913 : Corinthian CAN Barnardos  
24309 TREW, William1910 Oct 1925 : Benalla AUS Barnardos  
9115 TREWIN, George William 1877ENG,     Apr 1888 : Polynesian CAN Barnardos  
8003 TREYLAWNY, Elizabeth A.1848ENG,     Jun 1869 : Austrian CAN Maria Rye  
10148 TRIBECK, Ruth Rose1881ENG, LND, St Saviour  Aug 1889 : Caspian CAN Barnardos  
8676 TRICE, Maud1899ENG,    , Plumstead Aug 1910 : Tunisian CAN Barnardos  
16977 TRICE, Md E 1898ENG,     Aug 1910 : Tunisian CAN Barnardos  
8673 TRICE, Rhoda1896ENG,    , Woolwich Aug 1907 : Tunisian CAN MacPherson Homes  
12348 TRICKER, Caroline1877ENG,    , Woodbridge Aug 1889 : Caspian CAN Barnardos  
22382 TRICKER, James1900ENG,     Jun 1913 : Corsican CAN Catholic Emigration Society  
16792 TRICKER, William Edward1898ENG, SFK, Ipswich Jul 1914 : Corinthian CAN Barnardos DFKBurr  
6118 TRICKERS, Mary E.1883ENG,     Aug 1895 : Numidian CAN Maria Rye  
16978 TRICKETT, Gerald J.1893ENG,     Apr 1905 : Kensington CAN Barnardos  
15869 TRIGG, George Edward Ernest1889ENG, LDN, London Jul 1901 : Cambroman CAN Fegan Homes for Boys  
26818 TRIGG, Graham John1926ENG, ESS, Braintree Oct 1934 : Moreton Bay AUS Fairbridge Homes  
26825 TRIGG, Stanley Bernard1922ENG, SFK, Bosmere May 1934 : Ballarat AUS Fairbridge Homes  
12820 TRIGGS, Alfred H1901ENG,    , Croydon Mar 1911 : Sicilian CAN Barnardos  
22197 TRIGGS, Henry H.1882ENG,     Apr 1897 : Labrador CAN Barnardos  
11932 TRIGGS, Thomas 1917ENG,     May 1928 : Ballarat AUS Fairbridge Homes  
18937 TRIMBY, Frank1891ENG,     May 1905 : Bavarian CAN MacPherson Homes  
22229 TRIMMER, David ENG,     May 1896 : Scotsman CAN Fegan Homes for Boys  
15542 TRIMMER, Emily V1907ENG, SSX, Steyning Mar 1921 : Scandinavian CAN Barnardos  
21170 TRIMMER, J P1917ENG,     May 1922 : Orsova AUS Fairbridge Homes  
11736 TRIMMER, L1884ENG,     May 1902 : Dominion CAN Barnardos  
20218 TRISS, William1885ENG,     Jun 1897 : Labrador CAN Barnardos  
13320 TROKE, Edward1899ENG, HAM, Fareham Aug 1908 : Dominion CAN Barnardos  
25535 TROKE, Frederick1896ENG,     May 1909 : Corsican CAN Barnardos  
13307 TROKE, Jack1898ENG,    , Fareham Mar 1908 : Dominion CAN Barnardos  
15963 TROMANS, Frederick D1912ENG,     Mar 1930 : Lancastria CAN Church Army  
12424 TROMP, Albert1887ENG,     Mar 1903 : Canada CAN Barnardos  
IDNameDOBPlace of birthArrivals & ShipsDest.AgencyFamily links
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