Jack Hens

First NameJack
Middle Name
Last NameHens
Date of birth1914
GenderMale
Family MembersJohanna Hens (parent), Corneil Hens (parent), Josephine Hens (sibling)
Arrival in the UKOctober 1914
NotesSource: Halifax Weekly Courier 17 October 1914. Two families comprised of father, mother and four children and the other, parents and one child arrive in Halifax. The smaller family was taken to a cottage at Ogden. The other families went to the Holiday Home, Triangle. The families comprised of Baetens, Hens and Berents all from Malines. Source: National Archives Belgian Refugees History Cards MH/61. Corneil Hens (31), Johanna(38) nee Berents, Jack(4) and Josephine(7 weeks). (Ages entered 4 January 1918. Josephine’s Birth registered in last quarter 1917 as Josephine E Hens). Living at 39 Windle Royd Lane, Cote Hill, Halifax. Home 36 Eike St, Malines. Corneil a Baker. Marie(14), Irma(11) and Joseph(10) Berents are listed on the History Card which suggests they were living with the Hens, Johanna being their auntie. Added by Graham Bradshaw- Halifax Great War Heritage Society- https://www.halifaxgreatwar.org
Belgian Addresses
  • Eikestraat 36, Malines, Belgium
UK Addresses
  • Ogden, Halifax, UK
  • 39 Windle Royd Lane, Halifax, UK

Eikestraat 36, Malines, Belgium

Ogden, Halifax, UK

39 Windle Royd Lane, Halifax, UK