Capt. George Reid Sleigh, Gordons

1888 Born Aberdeenshire, Scotland. Son of Charles Sleigh M.A., a Maths Teacher who was 16 years older than his wife

1901 census at 149 King St, Aberdeen

Agnes Sleigh 45
Frances Sleigh 20
Alice M L Sleigh 17
Isabella W B Sleigh 13
John L Sleigh 11
Charles Sleigh 9
Maggie Jane Sleigh 6
George R Sleigh 2
Charles W Sleigh 24
Eliza Ann Sleigh 29
Jemmia Gammie 22

1901 census at Post Office, Tarves, Aberdeenshire

SLEIGH, Agnes Head Widow F 54 1847 Post Mistress
Aberdeen
SLEIGH, Frances Daughter Single F 29 1872
Peterhead, Aberdeenshire
SLEIGH, Isabella Daughter Single F 22 1879 Clerk
Aberdeen
SLEIGH, Maggie Jane Reid Daughter Single F 16 1885 Clerk
Aberdeen
SLEIGH, George Reid Son M 13 1888 Scholar
Aberdeen
MASSIE, John Servant Single M 29 1872 Chemist Druggist Registered
Cluny, Aberdeenshire
PARK, Lizzie Servant Single F 18 1883 Servant (Domestic)
Udny, Aberdeenshire

1914 Oct 24. Commissioned 2nd Lt in 4th Gordon Highlanders

1915 Jul 1. Promoted Lt

1915 Oct 1. Landed in France

1917 Mar 30. To be Acting Captain

1920 Aug 20 Joined ADRIC with service no 337. Posted to Depot Coy

1920 Oct 2. Discharged Medically unfit

1949 Dec 29. Died at Nursing Home in Aberdeen. His home was at 4 Wellbrae Terrace, Aberdeen

 

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