Birth: 7 August 1890

Place or Registered Place of Birth: Holt, Dorset

Baptism: Not Known

Place of Baptism: Not Known

Death: 31 July 1916

Place or Registered Place of Death: The Somme, France, Killed in Action

Father: Cecil George Paget

Mother: Innes Elizabeth Skinner

Notes:

He died on 31 July 1916 at age 25, killed in action. Francis Austin Elliott Paget fought in the First World War. He gained the rank of officer in the service of the Royal Fusiliers.

Roll of Honour
Dorset
Francis Austin Elliott Paget
Private SP. 3498 24th Battalion. The Royal Fusiliers. 2nd Division. Killed in action on the Somme 31 July 1916. Born in Sturminster Newton and enlisted in Dorchester. Next of kin Sturminster Newton. Commemorated on the Thiepval Memorial.

The Times - April 26, 1918
Deaths
Paget. - To the dear memory of Capt. J. Christopher Pager, R.G.A., killed in action April 26th, 1917, at S. Leger, aged 22. Also of his brothers, F. Austin E. Paget, Roy. Fus., and Lt. Michael T. Paget, Lancs. Fus. R.I.P.

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1891 Census:

Holt Vicarage, Holt Wood, Wimborne Minster, West Parley, Dorsetshire
Cecil George Paget - Head - 37 - Clerk in Holy Orders - Great Gaddesden, Hertfordshire
Innes Elizabeth Paget - Wife - 31 - Hanover Square, London
Averil Mary Paget - Daughter - 3 - Holt
Francis A.E. Paget - Son - 8 Months - Holt

1901 Census:

Holt Vicarage, Holt, Hinton Parva, Dorsetshire
Cecil G. Paget - Head - 47 - Clergyman, Church of England - Gaddesden Place, Hertfordshire
Innes E. Paget - Wife - 41 - London
Averil M. Paget - Daughter - 13 - Holt, Doresetshire
Frances A.E. Paget - Son - 10 - Holt, Dorsetshire
Bernard L. Paget - Son - 8 - Holt, Dorsetshire
John C. Paget - Son - 6 - Holt
Mitchell T. Paget - Son - 3 - Holt
Martin C. Paget - 8 Months - Holt

1911 Census:

Stock House, Sturminster Newton (Dorset)
Cecil George Paget - Head - 57 - Married 24 years - 9 children, 8 surviving - Clerk in Holy Orders - Great Gaddesden, Herts
Innes Elizabeth Paget - Wife - 51 - London
Francis Austin Elliott Paget - Son - 20 - Single - Student - Holt, Dorset
Bernard Leopold Paget - Son - 18 - Single - Student - Holt, Dorser
Cecily Innes Paget - Daughter - 8 - Holt, Dorset
Felix Barnaby Paget - Son - 6 - Holt, Dorset

Francis Austin Elliott Paget