Robert Chambers

Robert Chambers 1895-

Robert Chambers was born in 1895 at Middleton One Row and in 1901 lived at 8 Comer Terrace with uncle, Ralph Smurthwaite and his wife Ellen.  He attended Cockfield C. of E. School then transferred to Council School in 1907. By 1911 census he worked as a bank head token boy at a coal mine. Also lodging with the family was school master James Salkeld.