A photograph of Ernest Mainprize at the time of the First World War (1914-1918). He fought in the war and survived, his younger brother Leonard also fought in the war but was killed on 4th April 1918 near Ypres. Leonard is named on the village War Memorial - click on his name above.
Below are the 1911 census enties for the Mainprize family. At the time they were living at 49 Edgecombe Street, Newland Avenue, Hull, but by the time of Leonard's death they were living at Elm Tree House, Withernwick (on the corner of the crossroads, Beverley Road).
Name Status Sex Age Year of Birth Profession Place of Birth
Arthur George Mainprize Head M 40 1871 Grocer Carnaby
Eva Mary Mainprize Wife F 42 1869 Housewife Beverley
Ernest Mainprize Son M 17 1894 Joiner's apprentice Hull
George Arthur Mainprize Son M 14 1897 Errand boy Hull
Leonard Mainprize Son M 11 1900 School Hull

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