The Barnecutt Family

A Family History

Ernest Barnecutt

Was born on 31st October 1905 at 218 Portnall Road, St Mary, Paddington in the County of London. At the time of his birth his father Ernest was a House Decorator. The birth was registered by his mother Rose on December 12th and the Registrar was Wm. Kirk.

During the 1911 census Ernest [5] was living with his parents Ernest [37] and Rose [37] and his brother Frederick [8] at 6 Chesterfield Gardens, Oakfield Road, East Putney, Wandsworth.

Ernest died on March 17th 1929 aged 23 years in the Royal Cornwall Infirmary, Truro. The cause of death was 1(a) haemorrhage from gums, nose and intestine (b) and shins (c) Chronic Nephritis. At the time of his death Ernest had been living at 9 Robartes Road, Newquay, Cornwall, England. His Rank or Profession was given as Retired Private Dorset Light Infantry. The death was registered by his father Ernest on March 18th and the Registrar was W. Odgers.

Note: accoring to records at the National Archives it would appear that Ernest was a Corporal in the Duke of Cornwalls Light Infantry - unless of course it was a different Ernest.

Family Connections


Ernest Barnecutt

Johanna Penrose Carne