Looking for ROTHERFORTH/ ROTHERFORD / RUTHERFORD/ RUTHERFORTH of Yorkshire, England and Pretoria, South Africa.
Birth: 1835, Worksop, Nottinghamshire, England
Death: 1905, Rotherham, Yorkshire, England
Husband of Elizabeth Bottomley
Father of George Rotherforth; Frank Edward Rotherforth; John Rotherforth; Ann Elizabeth Rotherforth; Fanny Rotherforth; Joseph Rotherforth; Charles Henry Rotherforth and William Rotherforth « less
Brother of Fanny Rotherforth
Charles Henry Rotherforth
Birth: July 1873, Whiston, Yorkshire, England
Death: 8 July 1937, Pretoria, South Africa
Son of John Rotherforth and Elizabeth Bottomley
Husband of Aletta Elizabeth Nel
Charles Henry was a member of the 2nd King's Own Yorkshire Light Infantry. He was wounded and missing after action at Sanna's Post on March 31st, 1900. Source: Leeds Mercury.
During the Anglo Boer War he was recorded as Sergeant C Rotherford (4672). He was a DCM recipient.