Lt Ernest Washington Hart

1882 Aug 3. Marriage Soleminised at the Register Office Kensington Middlesex
HENRY WILSON HART full age bachelor gentleman 2 Neville Street Brompton -father WILLIAM HENRY HART -deceased Gentleman
IDA ELEANOR KELLY full age Spinster same address as groom- father WILLIAM MICHAEL KELLY deceased Gentleman. It is thought that his father was a Jewish American Civil Engineer.

1883 Nov 28. Born London at 2 Neville Street -ERNEST WASHINGTON HART boy father HENRY WILSON HART Civil Engineer; mother Ida Eleanor Hart formerly KELLY; father HENRY WILSON HART father informant 2 Neville St
NB this birth was not registered until 29 Sept 1889 on the authority of the Registrar General. No explanation was written for the 3 year delay.

1891 census at 49 Sydney St, Chelsea

1904 Marries Daisy Challice in Fulham, London.

The couple had a daughter Ida Eleanor Hart baptised July 1905 Fulham who appears to have died in April 1908.

1911 census living at 155 Edgeware Rd, London

1915 Dec 12. Landed in France

1917 Dec 18 Commissioned 2nd Lt in Duke of Cornwall's Light INfantry

1920 Feb 24. D. of Corn. L.I. Temp. Lt. E. W. Hart relinquishes his commission on completion of service, and retains the rank of Lt

1921 Jan 29. Joined ADRIC with service no 1611. Posted to Depot Coy. Accepted in Ireland

1921 Feb 2. Promoted Section Leader O Coy I/C Transport

1921 Mar 30. Promoted DI3

1921 Apr 25. Posted to Depot Coy. Reverts to T/Cadet

1921 May 2. Resigned accepted

1921 Jul 22 Leaves UK for Buenos Aires. He is an Engineer living at Leinster Gardens Bayswater, who intends living in Argentina (same address as on MIC)

1938 Jun 1 Arrives UK from Buenos Aires UK address 15 Finsbury Pk, London, but lives in Buenos Aires. He is a Superintendent

1938 Aug 13. Leaves UK for Buenos Aires. Travels 2nd class

1941 Feb 3. Arrives New York from Buenos Aires. He is a Motor Engineer living in Buenos Aires

1949 Jan 18. His probate record shows- Ernest Washington Hart of the English Club Buenos Aires Argentina South America died with will to Edith Eileen WATERS single woman £984 5s 2d. She is in fact Edith Eileen Bates who married Noel Rylance Fletcher Waters on 9 August 1928. She had gone to Buenos Aires with her husband and 2 children in 1937.


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