Sir Herbert Archer Croft, 10th Bt

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Sir Herbert Archer Croft, 10th Bt

Birthdate: (46)
Birthplace: Hereford, Herfordshire, England UK
Death: circa August 11, 1915 (42-50)
Suvla, Turkey (WW1 Casualty - presumed killed in action)
Place of Burial: Helles Memorial
Immediate Family:

Son of Sir Herbert George Denman Croft, 9th Baronet and Georgiana Eliza Lucy Marsh
Husband of Kathleen Croft and Katharine Agnes Croft
Father of Anna Joyce Helen Croft; Nancy Barbara Kathleen Phillips; Dorothy Glendower Croft; Elinor Croft, 11th Bt. and Sir James Herbert Croft, 11th Bt.

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About Sir Herbert Archer Croft, 10th Bt

England & Wales births 1837-2006

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  • First name(s) HERBERT ARCHER
  • Last name CROFT
  • Birth year 1868
  • Birth quarter 3
  • Registration month -
  • Mother's last name -
  • District HEREFORD
  • County Herefordshire
  • Country England
  • Volume 6A
  • Page 458

CROFT, Sir HERBERT ARCHER

Rank: Captain
Date of Death: 11/08/1915
Age: 46
Regiment/Service: Herefordshire Regiment 1st Bn.
Panel Reference: Panel 199 to 200.
Memorial: HELLES MEMORIAL
Additional Information: (10th Bart). Son of Sir Herbert George Denman Croft, 9th Bt.; husband of Lady Katharine Agnes Croft, of Croft Castle, Kingsland, Herefordshire.
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Sir Herbert Archer Croft, 10th Bt.

  • Born on 5 September 1868.
  • Son of Sir Herbert George Denman Croft, 9th Bt. and Georgiana Eliza Lucy Marsh.
  • Married, firstly, Kathleen Hare, daughter of John Hare, on 20 June 1892.
  • Married, secondly, Katharine Agnes Parr, daughter of Joseph Charlton Parr, on 3 February 1903.
  • Died circa 11 August 1915 at Gallipoli, Turkey, missing, presumed killed in action.
  • Justice of the Peace (J.P.) for Herefordshire.
  • Deputy Lieutenant (D.L.) of Herefordshire.
  • Succeeded to the title of 10th Baronet Croft, of Croft Castle, co. Hereford [E., 1671] on 11 February 1902.
  • High Sheriff of Herefordshire in 1911.
  • Captain in the service of the 1st Battalion Herefordshire Regiment.

Children of Sir Herbert Archer Croft, 10th Bt. and Kathleen Hare

  • Dorothy Glendower Croft b. 18 Nov 1893
  • Anna Joyce Helen Croft b. 26 May 1895, d. 12 Jul 1948
  • Nancy Barbara Kathleen Croft b. 6 Sep 1898, d. 10 Oct 1970

Children of Sir Herbert Archer Croft, 10th Bt. and Katharine Agnes Parr

  • Elinor Croft1 b. 14 Jan 1904, d. 19 Feb 1985
  • Sir James Herbert Croft, 11th Bt.1 b. 24 May 1907, d. 15 Aug 1941

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The Channel Islands and the Great War Victoria College, Jersey


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Sir Herbert Archer Croft, 10th Bt's Timeline

1868
September 5, 1868
Hereford, Herfordshire, England UK
1895
May 26, 1895
Age 26
1898
September 6, 1898
Age 30
1904
January 14, 1904
Age 35
1907
May 24, 1907
Age 38
1915
August 11, 1915
Age 46
Turkey
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Helles Memorial