Harold John G. Perrott (1897-1972) was the illegitimate son of Kate Perrott, a flax dresser, linen, who in turn was a daughter of William and Sarah Perrott of Castle Cary, Wiltshire. William and Sarah, née Garland are on the family tree of Society member no. 734. In 1901 and 1911 the 3 generations were living together in the village. Harold joined the Somerset Light Infantry during World War 1 and served in Mesopotamia. In 1927 he married Gwendoline Gladys Montague Herman in the Wincanton, Somerset, registration district. The couple had a daughter in 1931 and a son in 1936.