Samuel Peniston (1879-1920)

An ongoing project to commemorate and research the lives of those who appear on war memorials and rolls of honour in the local area, who served in the military, or whose deaths were linked to conflict.

Huddersfield's Roll of Honour: 1914-1922

The following extract is from Huddersfield's Roll of Honour: 1914-1922 (2014) by J. Margaret Stansfield:

PENISTON, SAMUEL. Private. Army Service Corps. Born Hunslet Hall Road, Leeds, 17.10.1879. Son of Mrs Hoar, Rilton Street, Spittle Hill, Sheffield. Educated Leeds schools. Employed as a yardman. Married. Lived 4 Eastwood Lane, Newsome, Huddersfield.[1] Enlisted 1.9.1917. Died at home, 4 Eastwood Lane, Newsome, of pneumonia and heart failure, on 13.10.1920, as a result of weakness contracted by serving during the war.
ROH:- St. John's Church, Newsome.


Notes and References

  1. This address could not be found during research. In 1911, Peniston was living at 13 Water Lane, Huddersfield.