John Charles (Jack) Ludlam

Rifleman

Leicestershire Regiment 4929  

Photos courtesy Sue Worboys

John Charles Ludlam in WW1John Charles Ludlam in WW1

Notes
Jack was born at Crich in 1898, the son of Henry and Eliza Ludlam. His maternal grandfather John White farmed at Cliffside, Crich and Jack worked as a farm hand before enlistment.

Medal Roll Index
Only one J. Ludlam serving with the Leicestershire Regiment (No 4929) found. He was awarded the 1914-15 Star.
Embarked 11/12/15; Disembodied 2/4/19.

CENSUS INFORMATION

1901: Cliffside, Crich

Forename Surname Relationship Age Occupation Where born
John White Head (wdwr) 67 Farmer Shelton
Henry Ludlam son in law 30 Limestone quarryman Crich
Eliza Ludlam daughter 31   Aston
Mary Ludlam g.daughter 6   Crich
Annie Ludlam g.daughter 4   Crich
John Charles Ludlam g.son 3   Crich
Eliza Ludlam g.daughter 1   Crich

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1911: Cliff Cottage, Crich

Forename Surname Relationship Age Occupation Where born
Henry Ludlam Head 40 Limestone quarryman Crich
Eliza Ludlam Wife 41   Swallow Nest
Mary Ludlam daughter 16 Mill hand Lea Mills Crich
Annie Ludlam daughter 14 Mill hand Frame, Lea Mills Crich
John Charles Ludlam son 13 Farm boy Crich
Eliza Ludlam daughter 11   Crich
Harry Ludlam son 9   Crich
Leslie Ludlam son 1   Crich
Hannah Holden cousin 42 Monthly nurse Crich

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