Capt Robert Edward MacKenzie Heanley, N'thumb Fusiliers

1879 Apr 5 . Born Cheadle, Staffordshire

1881 census at Mount Pleasant, Northolme, Lincs

1891census at ?

1900 Aug 25. married Violet Kate MacArthur

1901 census at ?

1902 Divorce Court File: 3242. Appellant: Robert Edward Mackenzie Heanley. Respondent: Violet Kate Heanley otherwise Vyvyan Montgomery. Co-respondent: Hugh Metcalfe. Type: Husband's petition for/of nullit. She was an actress under the name of Vyvyan Montgomery. She appears to have married the co-respondent, Metcalfe, as in 1908 she died and this was in LG "NOTICE is hereby given, that all creditors and other persons having any debts, claims or demands against the estate of Violet Kate Metcalfe or Heanley (who died at Friedenheim, Upper Avenueroad, Hampstead, in the county of London, on the 24th day of August, 1908, and whose will was proved' by Marjory Kate Macarthur and Florence Edith Hodges, the executors therein named, in the Principal Registry of the Probate Division of His Majesty's High Court of Justice, on the 9th day of' May, 1913), are hereby required to send particulars, in writing, of their debts, claims or demands to us,,

1911 census at ?

1915 Jan 8. The undermentioned to be temporary Second Lieutenants. Robert Edward Mackenzie Heanley

1915 Oct/Dec Married in Worcester to Rosa E R Head (there were 2 sons Robert E H b1912, and Kenneth F C b1918 - they were his executors)

1915 Oct 7 Posted to France.

1916 Jul 8. Northumberland Fusiliers. The undermentioned to be temp. Capts.: — Temp. 2nd Lt. R. E. M. Heanley

1917 Apr 12. Posted to Training Reserve.

1918 May 27. Captured POW.

1918 Dec 25 Repatriated back from POW to UK

1920 Oct 14. Joined ADRIC with service no 730. Posted to G Coy

1921 Apr 9. Posted to Q Coy

1921 Apr 15 to 2 May on Leave

1921 May 24. Resignation accepted on compassionate grounds

1921-1922: Robert Edward Mackenzie Heanley; Licensee of Royal Oak Public House, Woburn

1937 Apr/Jun Died Andover Hants aged 58.


WO 339/5619