Private William McKinstry

Private William McKinstry

Male 1884 - 1917  (32 years)

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  • Name William McKinstry 
    Prefix Private 
    Born 8 Nov 1884  Manchester, United Kingdom Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Died 3 Mar 1917  France Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Buried 5 Mar 1917  Ecoivres Military Cemetery, Mont St Eloi, France Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I1227  Descendants of Robert McKnight
    Last Modified 28 Nov 2017 

    Father Samuel McKinstry,   b. 1861,   d. 12 May 1926  (Age 65 years) 
    Mother Sarah Irlam 
    Married Yes, date unknown 
    Family ID F454  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Elizabeth Lee,   b. 1880,   d. 1969  (Age 89 years) 
    Married 22 Oct 1910  Peterborough, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
    +1. Eric Irlam McKinstry,   b. 12 Oct 1911, Peterborough, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 24 Jan 1988, Peterborough, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 76 years)
     2. Clifford McKinstry
    Last Modified 24 Jan 2017 
    Family ID F453  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 8 Nov 1884 - Manchester, United Kingdom Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 22 Oct 1910 - Peterborough, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 3 Mar 1917 - France Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - 5 Mar 1917 - Ecoivres Military Cemetery, Mont St Eloi, France Link to Google Earth
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  • Photos
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    Private William McKinstry, Elizabeth McKinstry (Lee)
    Photo of William McKinstry – Pte William McKinstry and his wife Elizabeth. May 1916 prior to 93rd Bn Peterborough's departure.
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    Private William McKinstry, Group Photo – 93rd Bn photo taken on 19 May, 1916 in front of Peterborough Armoury. Pte McKinstry is circled.

    Documents
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    Private William McKinstry

    Headstones
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    Family Memorial – His parents Sarah and Samuel Irlam memorialized William McKinstry on his sister’s (Emily) gravestone in the oldest cemetery (Weaste Cemetery) in Salford, Manchester, England (Grave A4-4304). “For King and country he did his best, God grant his soul eternal rest.”