Many families will suffer the loss of four and five sons in the Great War

by greatwarliveslost

  • Five sons of William and Julia Annie. Souls, of Great Barrington, Oxford
  • Five sons of the Reverend Prince William Thomas Beechey and Amy Beechey of 197 Wragby Rd, Lincoln Rector of Friesthorpe
  • Five sons of Mr. and Mrs. J. F. Stewart, of Leeds
  • Five sons of the late Alexander and Elizabeth Cranston of St Martin’s Gate Haddington East Lothian
  • Five sons of the late Lewis and Ada Jarvis of Bedford
  • Five sons of James and Margaret Munn of Clydebank
  • Five sons of Christiana Charlotte and the late John Robert Stooke of Carlby, Stamford, Lincolnshire
  • Five sons of Sergeant William Prior (a sixth son was killed on service in 1912)
  • Five sons of ‘Sir’ Thomas Richardson
  • Four sons of W and C George of South Creake Fakenham Norfolk (a fifth will be killed in the Second World War
  • Four sons of Arthur French the 4th Baron de Freyne of Coolavin
  • Four sons of Andrew and Margaret Mochrie of Kilbirnie, Ayrshire (three of whom were killed on 25 September 1915) serving in different Regiments and all commemorated on the Loos Memorial
  • Four sons of ‘the Honorable’ Mrs. Maxwell-Stuart of Dorset
  • Four sons of Mr. and Mrs. James Catto, of 101, South St., Elgin
  • Four sons of Captain and Mrs. Frederick C Loder-Symonds of Hilton Manor Faringdon
  • Four sons of John and Elizabeth Haynes of Birmingham
  • Four sons of Mathida S C Bruback Forest Hill, London
  • Four sons of James and Elizabeth Ellis of Leominster
  • Four sons of the Reverend and Mrs. Charles Henry James Vicar of Haigh
  • Four sons of the Reverend and Mrs. Francis Henry and Amy Baring
  • Four sons of Truman and Agnes Brighton of Launceston, Cornwall
  • Four sons of James and Elizabeth Lynn of Mousetown, Coalisland, Co. Tyrone
  • Four sons of Samuel Joseph and Kate Garraway
  • Four sons of Charles Gleed
  • Four sons of Major William De Courcy Stretton of Park Hill House
  • Four sons of Thomas and Jemina Clayton of Hawick Roxburghshire
  • Four sons of William Dalby Pipe and Emma Starland
  • Four sons of Hugh Fraser of Holyrood Terrace Edinburgh
  • Four sons of John and Jane Wilkins Vine Cottage Clewer
  • Four sons of Agnes Collins Waterford
  • Four sons of Samuel and Fanny Browning East Ham, London
  • Four sons of Thomas and Mary Ann Burgess of Sunbury Middlesex
  • Four sons of Ernest and Mary Clarke of Railway Villas, Herts.
  • Four sons of Charles and Emma Cooke of London
  • Four sons of David and Janet McClelland of Danevale Crossing
  • Four sons of Mrs Susan Neil of 2 Kinnaird Street, Dundee
  • Four sons of Mrs. Eva Zimmerman, of 34, Kensington Gardens, Balsall Heath Rd., Birmingham
  • Four sons of Patrick and Mary Hartnett, of Deloraine, Tasmania.
  • Four sons of Mrs. A N Quinn of Lower Sydenham
  • Four sons of Reverend C. H. and Emily James, of Epperstone Rectory, Nottingham. Born Haigh, Wigan
  • Four sons of Alexander and Helen Allan Farquharson, of Cross Roads Cottage, Knockando, Morayshire
  • Four sons of Alexander and Ann Jane Farquhar, of 47, Warrington St., Blackburn
  • Four sons of Elizabeth Beatham of Glassonby, Cumberland
  • Four sons of William and Mary Ellen Waterfall, of 172, Over Lane, Belper, Derby
  • Four sons of Nora Kay Anderson, of “Strathairley” Largo, Fife, and the late W. J. Anderson CBE
  • Four sons of James and Mary McCheyne of New Galloway
  • Four sons of Thomas and Sarah McGee of Stuntney, Ely Cambridgeshire
  • Four sons of Alfred and Constance Rebecca Bradford of 70 Beach Road Eastbourne
  • Four sons of the late John and Mary Twynam of Droxford
  • Four sons of John Joseph and Beatrice Bell of Tyne House Brocklesby Road South Norwood London
  • Four sons of James Wyld and Primrose Marianne Roose Brown of Eastrop Grange Highworth Wilts
  • Four sons of William Henry and Thirza Gratton of Landkey Newland Barnstaple Devon
  • Four sons of Walter and Elizabeth Annie Ware of Havant Road Cosham Hants
  • Four sons of Francis and Mary Taylor, of Norton Cottage, Kincardine-O’Neil, Aberdeenshire
  • Four sons of the late Hely-Hutchinson and Mrs. E F Almond
  • Four sons of James and Agnes Doublas of Selkirk
  • Four sons of Peter and Elspet Tocher of Aberdeen
  • Four sons of Anthony and Juliet Mary Christophers
  • Four sons of Son of Henry and Mary A Simpson of Whitehill, Winchcomb
  • Four sons of Anne and Henry Brazier of Broughton Green, Hanbury
  • Four sons of Charles and Emma Barlow of Madingley Cambridgeshire
  • Four sons of James and Susannah Harman of Watcombe Road Watlington Oxon
  • Four sons of Donald MacLeod of Stornoway Ross-Shire
  • Four sons of John Henry and Harriet Williams of Lydd, Kent
  • Four sons of William and Mary Reid of Woodside Disblaire
  • Three sons of Canon William Shuckforth Grigson who will lose two more sons in the Second World War