1889 Mar 14. . Born Gosport, Hampshire
1891 census at 2, Annis Hill Lane, Alverstoke, Anne's Hill, HAnts
1901 census at Newton Abbot and Woolborough, Hants
1903 He takes out a seaman's card, claiming he was born 1884 TNA
1911 Electoral roll in Marsden, NZ
1917 Apr 14. Gazetted 2nd Lt Dorset Regt
1920 Jan Takes out seaman's card as a Steward, tries ADRIC and then returns to ships
1920 Sep 14 Joined ADRIC with service no 554. Posted to E Coy
1921 Mar 13. Resignation accepted
1921 July Takes job as steward on 115291, SS Mazagan (built in 1902, but nothing else about her on web). This must have been his way of getting to New Zealand
1922. Married in New Zealand. Gladys Breach (b. 29 Apr 1892 in Sussex) ) married Thomas Murfitt Jones, and they had one daughter, Catherine J, and two sons (unknown).
1928 - 1949. Electoral Roll in Marsden, New Zealand. A farmer
1940 Oct 26. His wife Gladys died in NZ Of Woodcocks, Rd, Warkworth
1952 Oct 22. Died Auckland, New Zealand.