Arthur Albert Pelham (1891 - 1918)

A photo of Arthur Albert Pelham
Add photo
Arthur Albert Pelham
1891 - 1918
Born
c. 1891
Death
August 29, 1918
Summary
Arthur Albert Pelham was born c. 1891. He died on August 29, 1918 at 27 years old.
Updated: February 6, 2019
ADVERTISEMENT BY ANCESTRY.COM
Show & Tell His Story
Share your memories, stories, and photos so that Arthur is always remembered.
Update biobiography
What's this?

This collaborative biography is for you to show & tell Arthur's life so that he is always remembered.

Biography
Arthur Albert Pelham
Most commonly known as
Arthur Albert Pelham
Full name
Other names or aliases
Male
Gender
Arthur Pelham was born
Birth
Arthur Pelham died on
Death
Arthur Pelham was born
Arthur Pelham died on
Birth
Death
Peronne Road Cemetery Maricourt in France
Burial / Funeral
Heritage
Childhood
Adulthood

Military Service

Service number: 24711
Rank: Gunner
Regiment: Royal Field Artillery
Unit/ship/squadron: a Bty. 110th Bde.

Average Age

Life Expectancy

Looking for a different Arthur Pelham?
View other bios of people named Arthur Pelham

Arthur's Family Tree

Parent
Parent
Arthur Albert Pelham
Partner
Child
Partner
Child
Sibling

Friends

Friends can be as close as family. Add Arthur's family friends, and his friends from childhood through adulthood.

Add bio

Leave a comment to ask questions, share information, or simply to show that you care about Arthur.

Cancel

Share Arthur's obituary or write your own to preserve his legacy.

Arthur Albert Pelham passed away on August 29, 1918 at 27 years old. He was buried in Peronne Road Cemetery Maricourt, France. He was born c. 1891. We have no information about Arthur's surviving family.

Refresh this page to see various historical events that occurred during Arthur's lifetime.

In 1891, in the year that Arthur Albert Pelham was born, from March 9th through the 12th, a blizzard hit the south and west of England. Called the Great Blizzard of 1891, it led to snow drifts of up to 15 feet and killed 200 people and 6,000 animals. Fourteen ships sank.

In 1900, at the age of merely 9 years old, Arthur was alive when Carrie Chapman Catt succeeded Susan B. Anthony as the president of the National American Woman Suffrage Association. NAWSA was created by Anthony in 1890 in order to fight for the right of women to vote in the United States. Membership in NAWSA began at 7,000 and in the decades of the struggle - women didn't get the right to vote until 1920 - membership rose to 2 million.

In 1903, he was just 12 years old when the Ford Motor Company was incorporated in June after Henry Ford left another car company he founded in 1901 (which became the Cadillac Motor Company). He began Ford Motor Company with $28,000 in cash from twelve investors, two of whom (the Dodge brothers) later began their own car company. Henry Ford improved on assembly line techniques and has been so successful that his family still controls a very popular Ford line of cars and trucks.

In 1918, in the year of Arthur Albert Pelham's passing, federal spending was $12.68 billion, unemployment was 1.4% and the cost of a first-class stamp was 3 cents.

Other Pelhams

Other Bios

Created on Jun 04, 2020 by Daniel Pinna
See Success Stories
"Thank you for helping me find my family & friends again so many years after I lost them. I get the chance to remember them all this time later."

Highlights of just a few of the many successes of sharing memories on AncientFaces. From reuniting lost or 'orphan' photos with their families, seeing faces of relatives for the first time, to the many connections made with family & friends.

These special moments are why it's important we share.
Back to Top