Name:- Hood, George Christie
Age :- 21
Rank:- Lance Corporal
Regiment / ship:- 16th (Public Schools) Bn., Middlesex Regiment
Date of death:- 19th February 1916
Cemetery / Memorial:- Bethune Town Cemetery, France
Area of cemetery / memorial :- V.A.20.
Family information:- Son of Dr. Thomas A. F. Hood and Mrs. Hood, "Ivybank", Blairgowrie
Could be connected to Charles Hood, farmer, Nether Ballunie, Coupar-Angus, Perthshire. This is about 2 miles NE of Kettins on the Newtyle road.
1891 census ... (middle name "Christie" in common)
Joy Bank House, Rattray, Perthshire
Thomas A F Hood, head, 38, general medical practitioner, b. England
Jessie Christie Hood, wife, 28, b. Ferry-Port On Craig, Fifeshire
Agnes Simpson Pattie, domestic servant, 17, b. Kilmany, Fifeshire
Confermations & Inventories 1916
Ivybank, Blairgowrie, Lance-Corp., 16th (service) Bn., Middlesex Regiment died 19th February 1916 at 33rd Casualty Clearing station, France, testate. Confirmation granted at Perth, 10th may, to Jessie Christie or Hood, wife of Thomas Arthur Frank Hood, m.b., Ivybank aforesaid, executrix nominated in will or deed, 28th December 1915. and recorded in court books of Commissariot of Perth 6th may 1916. Value of estate, £375/4s/4d.
The value of the Estate in 2006 using average earnings ratio would have been £98,794. 41p
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