Clifford Gentle 1899-1974

Photo:Clifford's Family he is the boy standing next to his father

Clifford's Family he is the boy standing next to his father

Jackie Embury

Photo:St Mary's Ashwell

St Mary's Ashwell

Jackie Embury

Photo:St Mary's Lytchgate, Ashwell

St Mary's Lytchgate, Ashwell

Jackie Embury

Artist/Engraver

By Jackie Embury

Clifford Arthur Gentle born on the 19 April 1899 at Barnet, Hertfordshire he was the eldest son of Arthur Henry Gentle  and Priscilla Castle of Stotfold.

He served in the Queens Regiment (Royal West Surreys) 1914-20

Clifford married Muriel Jessie Mitchell on the 1 Jun 1927 at Stotfold

In the 1939 Census he was living with his wife Muriel at Crescent Road, East Barnet and was described as 'Colour and half tone Etcher (Process and Printing Soc)

Clifford was first cousin to Gertrude Haylock nee Castle

Clifford died at New Barnet on 14 July 1974 

These pictures were given to Jackie by her neighbour, Gertrude (Gertie) Haylock, when Jackie lived at 47 Ashwell Street. 

 

This page was added on 26/07/2021.