Category Archives: Keighley

VAD Jane Baker

Voluntary Aid Detachment page Jane Baker Surgical Nursing Duties   Born on 15th October 1883,  Jane Elizabeth Baker was the daughter of William and Jane Baker nee Silverwood. She was baptised on 18th November that year at St. Peter's Church in Keighley. [caption id="attachment_9051" align="aligncenter" width="300"] Jane Elizabeth Baker's baptism record[/caption] William was a stonemason,…
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Lieutenant Colonel Raymond Booth Scott, Royal Engineers

Lieutenant Colonel Raymond Booth Scott Royal Engineers [caption id="attachment_8747" align="alignleft" width="216"] Lieutenant Colonel Raymond Booth Scott[/caption] Early Life: Lieutenant Colonel Raymond Booth Scott was born in Keighley on the 28th February 1898 and was the son of Joseph Scott of Halifax and Clara Scott of Leeds. In the 1901 census, the family is living at…
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