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Leslie William  Parr

Leslie William Parr

Born: 5 July 1890, 15 St David's Road, Anfield, Liverpool

Died: 27 February 1968, Market Bosworth, Leicestershire

Leslie William Parr was the son of Margaret and Thomas William Parr who was a bookkeeper and manager in a confectionary works.
He had one younger brother named George Hillier Parr (1892-1917) who would also serve in WW1 with The King’s (Liverpool Regiment).
Leslie was baptised on the 1st October 1890 at St John the Evangelist Church in Everton (now demolished).
Margaret Parr died when Leslie was only 5 years old in 1895. Thomas William would later marry Martha Alice Webster in 1908 making Martha his new Mother.
The 1911 census shows 20 year old Leslie living at 12 Priory Road in Anfield with Thomas William Parr, Martha Alice Parr, George Hillier Parr and servant Agnes Howard.
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Leslie William Parr would later marry Doris Kathleen Scrutton in 1922 and have one son named Norman Hillier Parr in 1924.

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