Name:-   Denroche-Smith, Archibald John

Nationality:-    UK

Age :-   23

Rank:-   Lieutenant

Number:-  

Medal:-

Service:-   Army

Regiment / ship:-  18th (Queen Mary's Own) Hussars

Date of death:-   13th September, 1914

Cemetery / Memorial:-    La Ferte-Sous-Jouarre Memorial, Seine-et-Marne, France

Area of cemetery / memorial :-   

Family information:-    Son of Florence Elizabeth Denroche-Smith, of Balhary, Meigle, Perthshire and the late Thomas Denroche Smith (Bengal Civil Servant)

1901 Census

Balhary Mansion House, Meigle, Perthshire

Thomas Denroche Smith, head, 62, Retired Ladys Bengal Civil Carvice, b. Glayon, Lanarkshire

Florence E. D. Smith, wife, 43, Retired Ladys Bengal Lvibe, b. Glayon, Lanarkshire

Isobel Denroche Smith, daughter, 12, scholar, b. Edinburgh

Lewis Paget Smith, son, 7, scholar, b. Alyth, Perthshire

Florence E. L. Smith, daughter, 2, b. Alyth

Annie Calmers, 26, domestic servant, b. Glamis, Forfarshire

Mary Ann Dolie, 54, servant, b. Shire Clackmannan, Clackmannan

Isabella Douglas, 30, tablemaid domestic, b. Crofts, Kirkcudbrightshire

Isabella Hardie, 34, laundrymaid domestic, b. Rescolie, Forfarshire

Sidney Mattick, 17, groom domestic, b. England

Eliza R Orr, 18, Nures Dames, b. Eaglesham, Renfrewshire

Wilhelmina Renwick, 19, housemaid domestic, b. Leish, Midlothian

Mary Ross, 20, kitchenmaid domestic, b. Torroy, Rossshire

Isabella B Watson, 31, cook domestic, b. Auchterless, Aberdeenshire

Extra information:-

On Alyth Memorial.

Confermations & Inventories 1914

Archibald Denroache-Smith see,

Smith, Lieut. Archibald John Denroache-, late of the 18th Hussars, and of Balhary, Meigle, died 13 September 1914. at Vendresse, France, intestate. Confirmation granted at Perth, 29 December, to Thomas Denroche-Smith, of Balhary aforesaid. Executor dative qua father. Value of estate, 5,646, 11s. 11d.

N.B. Value of Estate in 2006 terms would have been 372,508.21p

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