Luke Wragg (1897–1974)


Royal Garrison Artillery 206673


Born in about 1898, Luke was named after his grandfather. Before the war he worked as a farm labourer.

1918 Crich voters
Luke Wragg, Oak House; absent on military service.

Medal Index Card
He was awarded the Victory and British War Medals.

Derbyshire Courier 17 May 1919
Gunner Luke Wragg, of Crich, who has been over on leave for several weeks expects to return to France in a few days.

1939 Register: Royal Oak, Crich
Luke Wragg b.11 May 1897; limestone quarryman, heavy worker
Iris Wragg b.12 July 1901
James F Wragg b.10 June 1921; machine wire drawer
Gwedoline Booth (Wragg) b.18 August 1923; hosiery underwear mender
John Wragg b.11 March 1927; school
William Wragg b.26 September 1930; school

Luke Wragg married Iris Smith in 1921 June qtr (Belper reg.district)


1901: Crich

Forename Surname Relationship Age Occupation Where born
John Wragg Head 34 Limestone getter Tupton
Zilla Wragg wife 33   Bagthorpe
Ada Wragg daughter 8   Crich
Jno T Wragg son 7   Crich
Hannah Wragg daughter 5   Crich
Luke Wragg son 3   Crich
Fanny Wragg daughter 1   Crich
Hettie Coleman boarder 15 Factory hand, hosiery Crich

RG13 piece 3231 folio 61 page 7

1911: Crich Common

Forename Surname Relationship Age Occupation Where born
John Wragg Head 42 Newsagent Crich
Zilla Wragg wife 43   Bagthorpe
Ada Wragg daughter 19 Buttoning machinist, hosiery Crich
John T Wragg son 18 Limestone quarryman Crich
Luke Wragg son 16 Farm labourer Crich
Fanny Wragg daughter 12 School Crich
Jas Wragg son 9 School Crich
Ellen Wragg daughter 2   Crich
Luke Wragg father (wdwr) 72 Retired limestone quarryman Matlock
Wm Wragg brother 33 Limestone quarryman  

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