Wolds Wagoners [SIC] Reserve, a regiment that Lt Col. Sir Mark SYKES squire of Sledmere raised from the local rural population, they formed a core of an elite troop of horsemen much in demand throughout the army to maintain a stead supply of materials and munitions to the frontline.
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Wg 356 George Nicholson from Gembling.
I am researching my family tree and came across the above, I am trying to identify if this is the son of George and Pricilla Nicholson of Gembling born 1 Apr 1890. Can anyone help please?
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1901 census shows George Nicholson (40 years), a farm labourer, and his wife Priscilla (39) years, living in Main Road, Gembling. With them are 5 children, the eldest of which is George (11 years), who is at school