Birth: 7 March 1889

Place or Registered Place of Birth: Elford Hall, Tamworth, Staffordshire

Baptism: Not Known

Place of Baptism: Not Known

Death: 9 February 1940 - Aged 49

Place or Registered Place of Death: Birmingham, Warwickshire

Place of Burial: Elford Cemetery, Staffordshire

Father: Howard Francis Paget

Mother: Alice Catherine Howard Jeffcock

Spouse(s): Florence May McMahon

Date of Marriage: 5 November 1915

Place or Registered Place of Marriage: Queensland, Australia


William Howard Paget (1919-1941)
John Henry Howard Paget (1925-1983)


Armorial Families
Salisbury Howard Paget, Gentleman, b. 1889 [m. 1915, Florence May, d. of A. J. McMahon, and has issue-William Howard Paget, Gentleman, b. 1919; John Henry Howard Paget, Gentleman, b. 1925 (Res.--Fisherwick Park, nr. Lichfield, Staffs.)

Salisbury Howard Paget was born on 7 March 1889. He was the son of Howard Francis Paget and Alice Catherine Jeffcock. He married Florence May McMahon, daughter of Arthur James McMahon, on 5 November 1915. He died on 9 February 1940 at age 50.

The Times - February 21, 1940
Paget. - On Feb. 9, 1940, Salisbury Howard Paget, of Austrey Vicarage, Nuneaton, son of the late Howard Francis Paget, of Elford.

Salisbury Howard Paget gained the rank of soldier in the service of the 15th Battalion, 4th Infantry Brigade, Australian Infantry Force. He fought in the Gallipoli Campaign in 1915, where he was wounded.

In 1913 - living in Queensland.

The AIF Project

Regimental number 182
Place of birth Elford Hall Tamworth, Staffs, England
Religion Church of England
Occupation Timber worker
Marital status Single
Age at embarkation 25
Next of kin Howard Francis Paget, Elford Hall near Tamworth, England
Enlistment date 25 September 1914
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll 24 September 1914
Rank on enlistment Private Unit name 15th Battalion, A Company
AWM Embarkation Roll number 23/32/1
Embarkation details Unit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board Transport A40 Ceramic on 22 December 1914
Rank from Nominal Roll Private
Unit from Nominal Roll 15th Battalion
Fate Returned to Australia 15 August 1915
Miscellaneous information from cemetery records Parents: Howard and Alice Catherine PAGET
Other details
Medals: 1914-15 Star, British War Medal, Victory Medal
Date of death 9 February 1940
Age at death 50
Place of burial Elford Cemetery, England

Deed Poll of Salisbury Howard Paget of Elford Hall co. Staff., gent., appointing Howard Francis Paget of Elford Hall Tamworth, co. Staff., to be his attorney in all business matters. MS 3878/1239 11 April 1910.


1901 Census:

St Edward's School, Summertown Oxford
Salisbury Howard Paget - Boarder - 12 - Student - Elford, Staffordshire

Salisbury Howard Paget