16 people found.

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Sophia Flora Skipwith O.B.E (1 Story)

Date Birth: --/--/1854Place Of Birth: Kensington, LondonDate Marriage: --/--/1887Spouse: Grey Townsend SkipwithDate Death: 19/12/1940Age Actual: 86Cemetery: LoversallRank: CommandantService Type: Civilian: VADRegiment: Loversall HallService Record: Service from 08.12.1914 - 15.02.1919 - Commandant of Loversall Hall Notes comments: Loversall VAD Hospital London Gazette 04.01.1918 supplement 30460 p. 385 ‘Mrs. Sophia Flora Skipwith. Commandant, Loversall Auxiliary Hospital, Doncaster. - To be Officers of the said Most Excellent Order' Doncaster ChronicleCensus Years: 1901, 1911

Awarded an OBE for her wartime work

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Winifred Ruth Binnie (1 Story)

Date Birth: --/--/1890Place Of Birth: East Lothian, Scotland Father: Thomas BinnieMother: Mary Anne MillerSiblings: Robert F Binnie, Thomas R Binnie, Nannie Dorothy Binnie, Harold Binnie, Richard D Binnie, Elsie M Binnie, Arthur Drybrough BinnieDate Death: 20/06/1944Age Actual: 54Cemetery: Dean Cemetery, EdinburghService Type: Civilian: VADRegiment: Hooton Pagnell HallService Record: • Went by her middle name Ruth • Born 1890/1891 in East Lothian, Scotland to Thomas Binnie and Mary Anne Binnie nee Miller • In 1915 she was living in Seton Mains, Longniddry, East Lothian, North Britain (Scotland) • Joined the British Red Cross in September 1915 as a V.A.D Nurse • Since October 1916 she drove and had sole charge of the hospital motor car • She was still serving in February 1919 now at the rank of V.A.D. Chauffeuse • She worked at Hooton Pagnell Auxiliary Military Hospital • Her brother, Arthur Drybrough Binnie, second-lieutenant R.A.F. died 15 October 1918. He was accidentally killed while flying at Chassis Hill Aerodrome. • Ruth died 20 June 1944 in Edinburgh • Ruth, her father, mother, and brother Arthur are all buried at Dean Cemetery, Edinburgh where they share a grave monument Census Years: 1891, 1901

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Winifred Foxton

Rank: Ward MaidService Type: Civilian: VADRegiment: Hooton Pagnell HallService Record: • Joined the British Red Cross in May 1918 as a V.A.D. Ward Maid • Stopped working in February 1919 • She worked at Hooton Pagnell Auxiliary Military Hospital Census Years:

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Gwendolen Mary Piercy (1 Story)

Date Birth: 25/05/1890Place Of Birth: YorkFather: Thomas PiercyMother: Rose PiercySiblings: Phoebe Rose Gilderthorpe, Marguerite, BerylDate Death: --/--/1976Age Actual: 86Service Type: Civilian: VADBattalion: Hooton Pagenll HallService Record: • She was baptised at All Hallows, Leeds • Joined the British Red Cross in 27 September 1917 as a V.A.D. Nurse with general nursing duties • She was still serving in February 1919 • She worked at Hooton Pagnell Auxiliary Military Hospital, before that she spent one month at 1st Southern General Hospital, BirminghamCensus Years: 1891, 1901

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Dorothy Chisholm Taylor (1 Story)

Date Birth: 09/09/1888Place Of Birth: Oldham, LancashireFather: Thomas TaylorMother: Lucy Chisholm TaylorSiblings: John A C Taylor - died prior to 1911, Thomas T A Chisholm TaylorDate Death: --/--/1973Age Actual: 84Service Type: Civilian: VADRegiment: Hooton Pagnell HallService Record: • She was baptised at St Thomas, Werneth, Lancashire • She began nursing at Hooton Pagnell Hall on 17th November 1914 as a V.A.D Nurse with the duties of nursing and surgical dressings etc. • She was still serving in February 1919 • She worked at Hooton Pagnell Auxiliary Military Hospital • She was awarded the Royal Red Cross 2nd Class June 1918 Census Years: 1891, 1901, 1911

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Edith Ann Taylor (1 Story)

Date Birth: --/--/1869Father: Alexander TaylorMother: Betty GartsideSiblings: George Harrop Taylor, Maria Ellen Taylor, Mary Elizabeth Taylor, Thomas Taylor, Samuel Taylor, Alfred Taylor, Date Death: 06/10/1965Age Actual: 96Service Type: Civilian: VADRegiment: Hooton Pagnell HallService Record: • Joined the Red Cross on 1 July 1916 as a V.A.D. Nurse, duties including nursing, massage and helps in Quartermaster duties • She was still serving in February 1919 • She was the Quartermaster of the Carnarvon Red Cross Detachment No 34 but had no hospital engagement prior to working at Hooton Pagnell Hall Census Years: 1871, 1881, 1891, 1901, 1911

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Phyllis Thelma Howard Taylor (2 Stories)

Date Birth: --/--/1893Father: Charles Howard TaylorMother: Gertrude Mary WardSiblings: Eric Francis Howard Taylor, Ronald Humphrey Howard Taylor, Harold Charles Howard TaylorDate Death: 12/06/1967Age Actual: 73Cemetery: All Saints Church DarfieldService Type: Civilian: VADService Number: Hooton Pagnell HallService Record: • Joined the Red Cross April 1916 and worked until February 1919 • She worked 4 hours a day at Hooton Pagnell Hospital from 17 November 1916 to 1 February 1916 as a nurse and house member • Before this she worked at Middlewood Hall V.A.D. Hospital, Darfield, Barnsley Census Years: 1901, 1911

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Alice Marion West

Service Type: Civilian: VADRegiment: Hooton Pagnell HallService Record: • Joined the Red Cross in October 1918 as a V.A.D. Nurse with general nursing duties • She was still serving in February 1919 • She worked at Hooton Pagnell Hall Census Years:

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Joan Neil Arnott Wright (1 Story)

Date Birth: 17/08/1900Father: Archibald John Arnott WrightMother: Emily Morton YoungSiblings: Madeline Edith Margaret Wright, Olive Winifred Arnott Wright, Date Death: --/--/2001Age Actual: 101Service Type: Civilian: VADRegiment: Hooton Pagnell HallService Record: • Joined the Red Cross in November 1918 as a V.A.D. Ward Maid • She was still serving in February 1919 • She worked as an ambulance driver in York 31st Territorial Ambulance Detachement before working at Hooton Pagnell Hall Census Years: 1891, 1901, 1911

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Margaret E. Gaisford (1 Story)

Service Type: Civilian: VADRegiment: Hooton Pagnell HallService Record: • Joined the Red Cross in November 1915 as an unpaid V.A.D. She had day and night nursing duties. • She continued to nurse until October 1916 she had worked 558 hours in total. • She was based at Hooton Pagnell Hall for 2 months. • She also worked at Fair Veiw Auxiliary Hospital Lancashire, Welsh Hospital Netley for a year and a half doing X-Ray work, and Bethnal Green Mill Hospital for 6 weeks. • She enrolled at 34 West Lancs Census Years: