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Mary Swallow died in leeds 1948, her Husband died 1957 also in leeds,They were my G/parents,I have no idea where they are buried,A Relation said they might be buried in Thirsk,My edest sister is coming to the uk next week and is very keen to visit there grave site.any help would be appreciated.
Burdett hackett died Manchester Jamaica 1888 aged 72,don,t know if its one and the same person,anyoneknow.
LOOKING FOR THE CEMETARY MY G/FATHER WAS BURIED,I think he died in leeds in 1939 his name was Francis burdett hackett born leeds 1868 he was a shoemaker.
I believe he lived in Newtown Sydney or born there was the Father of my Aunty Alice Jarman,born Cleethorpes England 1896.His Father I think was Henry Jarman,wife Maria rosa
Edwin H Tordoff born Yorkshire emigrated to Calafornia America in the late 1900,s looking for information
Hi my name is Alfred (Stan) Hackett my Family emmigrated to Australia in 1951 when I was 9years old.I can remember my grand mother only as a very old and bed ridden,My grand father I can remeber making rugs from material he would cut into strips,and then with a hooked needle stitch tem into a pattern on hessian.His name was Alfred Swallow and lived at 15 Eccelsburn road,very near to East End Park Leeds.He was a retired Engine Driver for the North East Railways,as were 2 of his brothers William,Ernest and possible George,another brither Walter was a goods guard.As far as i know they were from around New Wortley, Thorpe,and Thirsk,untill recently and through this site,I was unaware that I had Great Aunts and Uncles,and it would be great to hear from any Swallows that are Related to my Family.
My grandfather married an Elizabeth Gaukrodger in 1890 in leeds england,don,t know how long the marriage lasted or what took place,but MY G/FATHER Francis Burdett Hackett ended up married? to another woman,any info would be appreciated.
my g/father married to an Elizabeth Gaukrodger in 1990 at Leeds yorkshire,my g/mother was Alice Askam,Ican not find any Marriage for them or what happened to Elizabeth,the Marriage only lasted about 8-9 years as I have uncles born to alice in early 1900
my grandfather married an Elizabeth Gaukrodger in 1890 Leeds England,did they get divorced,or did she die,i can not find any records
My grand father,and three brothers worked for the N E Railway,as Engine and loco drivers,and goods guards,around the 1890,s onwards There names were Alfred,Walter George william,I have looked for records of their employment but can,t find any mention at They all started as boys cleaning etc and obviously worked there way up.Any information would be appreciated Stan.