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  • The family grave of the Clifford family commemorating John Robert Clifford in Beeston Cemetery, Nottingham courtesy of Peter Gillings
Person Details
Beeston.
John Robert Clifford was born in 1888 the son of William a lace maker and Sarah (née Gore) of 29 Enfield Street, Beeston, Nottingham. His father was born in 1849 in Beeston and his mother in 1851 at Manchester. Married in 1874, they had seven children, six surviving infancy - William b.1877, Mary Louisa b.1878, Henry b.1880, Arthur b.1882, Alfred b.1883, Sarah b.1887 and John Robert b.1888 all of whom were born in Nottingham. In 1911, John Robert Clifford was boarding at 10, Clara Street, Coventry with the Scotholm family. John Robert married Phoebe Elizabeth Magdalen Bigwood at Coventry in 1916.
He was a book keeper for a cycle and motor manufacturer.
26 Aug 1918
27
1741136 - CWGC Website
28601
Private
15th Bn Royal Warwickshire Regiment
John Robert Clifford enlisted whilst working and living at Coventry. Vis-En-Artois Memorial, France, Panel 3
His brother Private Alfred Ernest Clifford died from influenza whilst serving in Africa with the Army Service Corps.
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  • The family grave of the Clifford family commemorating John Robert Clifford in Beeston Cemetery, Nottingham courtesy of Peter Gillings
    John Robert Clifford - The family grave of the Clifford family commemorating John Robert Clifford in Beeston Cemetery, Nottingham courtesy of Peter Gillings
  • The family grave of the Clifford family commemorating John Robert Clifford in Beeston Cemetery, Nottingham courtesy of Peter Gillings
    John Robert Clifford - The family grave of the Clifford family commemorating John Robert Clifford in Beeston Cemetery, Nottingham courtesy of Peter Gillings