born 2 June 1874
in Bacton, Herefordshire
died 24 March 1919
in Chester, Cheshire
Birth is recorded in the Family Bible: 'George Bourne in Bacton, June 2 1874'.
1891 census: living with parents and siblings at the Lamb and Flag Inn, Llanwenarth Citra. Occupation is labourer. Age is 17, and place of birth is Bacton.
Maureen Farrimond: Moved to North Wales for work, which was classed as essential, and so exempted him from military service during WWI.
1919: Death is recorded in the Family Bible: 'George Davies March 23 1919'. Maureen Farrimond says that he died on the 24th at Chester hospital, during an operation to have his appendix removed.
Maureen Farrimond says that his body was taken back to Abergavenny for burial. He was laid out in the Cantref Inn prior to burial.