- Surnames starting with the letter L. 

John Samuel Lee

Ship/Rgn/Sqn No:02nd Garrison Bn
Name of Rgt or Ship:Northumberland Fusiliers
How Died:Pneumonia
Country of burial:IraqGrave Photo:No
Cemetery or Memorial:Basra Cemetery, Shatt-al-Arab
Town Memorial:Sale
Extra Information:
Born at Carlton on Trent during the June quarter 1882 in the Southwell R.D.
- ref: 7b/411, the son of John & Annie Lee.

In 1881 his parents resided at 1 Meyrick Road, Newark - John Lee - aged: 36
- of no occupation - born: Weston, Nottinghamshire and Annie his wife -
aged: 36 - born: Bottesford, Leicestershire.  Plus their eldest son - Enoch
Lee - aged: 12 - Scholar born: Newark, Nottinghamshire.

No more is heard of his parents after 1881 and it is believed that they
both died soon after, as John Samuel Lee was raised by William Reavill.

1891 Census - 9 Eland Cottages, Eland Street, Basford, Nottinghamshire.   
Visitor - aged: 9 - born: Carlton, Nottinghamshire.   Head of household -
William Reavill - Widower - aged: 66 occ: Leather Cutter - born: New
Basford, Nottinghamshire.

1901 Census - 4 Rawson Street, Nottingham.   Boarder - aged: 19 - occ: Wood
Chopper - born: Carlton, Nottinghamshire.  Head of household - William
Reavill - Widower - aged: 76 - occ: Boot & Shoe Maker & Leather Cutter -
born: Nottingham.

1911 Census - 10 King Street, Sale.    Brother - aged: 28 - occ: Book
Binder's Labourer - born: Carlton on Trent, Nottinghamshire.   Head of
household - Enoch Page Lee Married - aged: 42 - occ: Jobbing Gardener -
born: Newark, Nottinghamshire.  His eldest brother - Enoch Lee resided here
with his wife - Eliza Lee and their 8 children.

Enlisted in the Manchester Rgt. No. 21670 in 1914.

Died of Pneumonia in Mesopotamia.

Death reported in  the 25/10/1918 edition of the Altrincham Guardian.

Listed as J. Samuel Lee on St, Mary's Memorial.

Listed in the H. Blacklock & Co. Roll of Honour Book, which includes a
photo of him.

Memorials found on:
St. Martin's (Ashton on Mersey)St. Mary's (Ashton on Mersey)
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