Marris War Dead (World War 2)
The Commonwealth War Graves Commission lists the following Marris war dead during the Second World War (1939-45):
|Surname||Christian Names||Rank||Died||Age||Regiment / Service||Country||Additional Information|
|Marris||Wilfred Noel||Cabin Boy||Oct 24, 1941||20||Merchant Navy, S.S. Carsbreck (Glasgow)||U. K.||Son of Mr. and Mrs. W. Marris, of Hull.|
|Marris||Frederick Alexander||Lieutenant||April 18, 1945||28||RNVR, HMS Victorious||China||Son of Frederick and Katie Marris, of Upton, Cheshire. B.A. Hons. (Cantab.).|
|Marris||Arthur Auty Ronald||Craftsman||Dec 8, 1946||26||REME||U. K.||Son of Arthur Edward and Lilian Marris, of Gipsyville, Hull; husband of Dorothy Marris, of Hull.|
|Marris||Daniel||Civilian||Apr 9, 1941||48||Civilian War Dead||U. K.||Husband of Clara B. Marris, of 4/114 Coplow Street, Ladywood. Died at 4/114 Coplow Street.|
|Marris||Kenneth George||Pilot Officer||May 9, 1944||20||Royal Navy||U. K.||Son of Cyril Cathay Marris and Alice Gertrude Marris, of Bishop Auckland, Co. Durham.|
|Marris||Charles William||Driver||May 2, 1945||36||82 Assault Sqn, Royal Engineers||Germany||Son of Herbert G. and Sushannah Marris, of Hull; husband of Phyllis Mary Marris, of Stoneferry, Hull.|
|Marris||Frederick WIlliam||Lance Corporal||April 5, 1945||21||Royal Armoured Corps, 2nd Fife and Forfar Yeomanry.||Germany||
Son of Frederick William Marris, and of Inze Hope Marris, of Crookes, Sheffield.
|Marris||Frederick WIlliam||Guardsman||May 28, 1942||22||3rd Bn., Coldstream Guards||Egypt||Son of William Henry and Edith May Marris, of Hull.|
From available records, the following has been determined about the above individuals:
Wilfred Noel Marris (1921-41)
Son of William Marris and Gladys M. née Askew who married at Hull, Yorks., in March Qtr 1918. Wilfred’s birth was registered in June Qtr 1921 at Sculcoates, Yorks. The family appears in the 1939 register at 1 Wilton Grove, Kingston-upon-Hull, Yorks., but it is hard to place them with certainty. The father may have been William Henry Marris, born Sept. Qtr 1891 in Hull, Yorks., and who died in Dec. Qtr 1940 in Hull Reg. Distr., Yorks.
If so, see “Marris of Keelby (2), Lincs.” on the Marris Family Trees page.
Frederick Alexander Marris (1916-45)
Son of Frederick Marris and Katie née Moon of Upton, Cheshire. His birth was registered in June Qtr 1916 at Birkenhead, Cheshire.
See “Marris of Doncaster, Yorks.” on the Marris Family Trees page.
Arthur Auty Ronald Marris (1919-46)
Son of Arthur Edward Marris and Lilian née Awty. His birth was registered in Dec. Qtr 1919 at Sculcoates, Yorks.
See “Marris of Hull (2), Yorks” on the Marris Family Trees page.
Daniel Marris (1893-1941)
The marriage of Daniel Marris Clara B née Dale was registered at Aston, Warks. in Jun. Qtr 1919. Daniel Marris was born on 30 Nov. 1893 in Birmingham, Warks and his death was registered there in Jun. Qtr 1941.
See “Marris of Newark upon Trent, Notts & Barton upon Humber, Lincs” on the Marris Family Trees page.
Kenneth George Marris (1923-44)
Kenneth George Marris was born on 8 July 1923 at Irby upon Humber, Lincs. He was the son of the Rev. Cyril Cathay Marris and Alice Gertrude née Meggitt about 1916.
See “Marris of Irby Upon Humber, Lincs” on the Marris Family Trees page.
Charles William Marris (1909-1945)
Charles William Marris (1909-45) birth was registered in June Qtr. 1909 at Hull Reg. Distr., Yorks. Charles was son of Herbert George Marris (1866-1941) and Herbert’s second wife, Susannah née Barker who were married on 19 May 1907 at St Mark’s, Hull, Yorks. Charles William Marris married Phyllis Mary (maiden name unknown).
See “Marris of Hull (1), Yorks” on the Marris Family Trees page
Frederick William Marris (1923-45)
The birth of Frederick William Marris was registered at East Retford, Notts. in Sept. Qtr 1923. He was the son of Frederick William Marris (1889-1936) and Inze Hope née Atkinson who were married in Doncaster Reg. District in June Qtr 1920
See “Marris of Redbourne, Lincs” on the Marris Family Trees page
Frederick William Marris (1921/22-1942)
Possibly the son of William Henry Marris and Edith née Wakefield who married at Glanford Brigg Reg. District, Lincs. in June Qtr 1904. Frederick’s father may have been the William Henry Marris born at Scotter, Lincs on 19 March 1882 and died at Lincoln Lincs. on18 October 1963.
If so, see “Marris of Keelby (3), Lincs.” on the Marris Family Trees page.