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  1. Brown Family prescot C 1897

    Checked 1939 register for Wilfred & Edna Brown - no children. Probable marriage Wilfred J Brown & Edna Knowles Q1 1938 St Helens, vol 8b page 844. Possible children : Elizabeth Brown Q2 1941 and Eric J Brown Q3 1943 both reg St Helens.
  2. RICE family

    You may find this of interest. 1939 Register - 30 Sandon Street, St Helens. Mary O'Neill b 27 May 1876 widow Joseph O'Neill b 23 Apr 1900 worker in Glass Bottle Manufacturer Martin O'Neill b 27 Oct 1906 coal miner below ground out of work Austin O'Neill b 4 May 1911 electric vehicle driver. Cable dept B I Cables Ltd
  3. Gamble family...no, not THOSE Gambles

    1939 Register 135 Boundary Road, St Helens. James Gamble DOB 23 Sept 1894 Mechanical Engineer Edith Gamble DOB 28 Oct 1898 Unpaid Domestic Duties Betsy Louise Gamble DOB 1 Aug 1927 School Joyce Crooks DOB 7 Jan 1929 School - transcription error ? William George Crooks DOB 6 Nov 1931 - as above Dorothy Gamble DOB 2 Sept 1934 School One redacted person - another child ? When the register was updated at start of NHS Betsy Louise is now Colquitt and Dorothy is now Randolph
  4. Barrow Family

    I think I have found Service Record on FMP. Despite a few discrepancies I think this is your man. James Baker attested 7 Sept 1914 to St Helens Bn of South Lancashire Regiment, age given as 32 years 9 months, occupation Sawyer, next of kin daughter Amy Mary Barrow of 2 Eldon Street, St Helens. Posted to France 5 Nov 1915, transferred to Kings Liverpool Regiment 3 April 1917 and then transferred to First Labour Bn 29 Apr 1917.Demobilised 28 April 1919 to 111 Corporation Street, St Helens. James arrived back in England from France with a broken left forearm caused by being thrown from a waggon 21 Feb 1916. He was treated in Fazackerly Hospital Liverpool Family details: Married Mary Ann Coulton 31 Dec 1903 Kirkham., child Doris. John
  5. Barrow Family

    Hi, This may help - according to GRO there is a birth for a Doris Agnes Barrow Q3 1903 Chorlton - mother's maiden name Coulton. 1911 Census has Doris Barrow - adopted aged 7 living at 41 Duncan Street, St Helens. Unable to find the parents of Doris - died ? I would be interested to look at service record of James Barrow as I have not been able to locate it. John added 31 minutes later Having just read your earlier reply Arthur Pownall and wife Mary Ann are living at 19 Wilding Street, Barton Eccles with Amy Barrow 9 step daughter.
  6. TONKS

    Electoral Roll shows several Tonks family in St Helens one of which is in BT phone book
  7. Holmes Caffrey Cosgrove

    1939 register shows a James Cosgrove b 23 Apr 1903 working as a Drug Room Assistant, Proprierty ? Medicines living with wife Catherine Cosgrove b 12 Aug 1906 and one redacted person ( probably a child) living 179 Leach Lane, St Helens.
  8. St Helens Rolls Of Honour.

    Marriage of a James Kelly to Winifred Gallagher 1917 reg Prescot. Presume grave occupants are husband & wife and wife's mother ?
  9. St Helens Rolls Of Honour.

    According to Soldiers Died WW1 this James Kelly was born Liverpool, enlisted Liverpool and resided in Kirkdale Liverpool. However there are other Kelly's who have Chorley as mother's maiden name - Ann, Ellen, Timothy & Sarah and this family can be found on 1911 census living 27 Pitt Street St Helens. St Helens Deceased Search has a James Kelly buried 21 Dec 1925 age 33 - age fits for the one living in Pitt St - cause of death possibly related to WW1 ?
  10. Critchley

    Hi. I presume you are looking for info on Thomas Critchley father of Henry, Thomas, James, Joseph, Jane , Alice & Mary living Taylors Row Sutton on 1861 Census ? Looking at GRO records mother of James Joseph Jane Alice & Mary maiden name Layland/Leyland. Possible marriage is Thomas Critchley and Catherine Leyland 15 Aug 1847 at Prescot St Mary
  11. Lloyd family, 145 Baldwin street?

    I doubt that Baldwin Street would be considered to be in Whiston - could you provide names and ages of your great grandfather and his family as this would provide us with a starting point. Welcome to connect !
  12. Prescot Reporter Archives (WW1 related)

    Hi and welcome Henry Travers is listed on a website of fallen soldiers from Rainhill. http://www.rainhillremembers.uk/fallen-soldiers.html
  13. can anyone help me please ?

    Not really what you are looking for but on 1939 register John Duffy b 25 Nov 1883 and wife Jane b 25 Mar 1884 are living at 114 Holly Bank St St Helens. Other possible children for Duffy/Woosey reg Prescot are Mary A 1917, Margaret A 1920 and Peter 1925. Unable to locate John Duffy birth reg in Prescot for 1883 - he may have been born elsewhere

    The marriage of Henry and Margaret is online at Lancashire Online Parish Clerk. It tells you the name of Bride & Groom's fathers

    Henry Swift married Margaret Atherton 16 April 1860 at Eccleston St Thomas . A copy of the marriage certificate will give the name of Henry's father. According to the census of 1871 Henry was born in Whiston nr Prescot. There are 2 Henry Swift birth reg at about this time - Q4 Prescot Henry Swift mother's name Rimmer and Q1 1846 Prescot mother's name Forshaw