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Henry "Ted" Millson

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Isabel

Isabel Report 13 Nov 2010 15:53

Henry "Ted" Millson b1913 Rotherham. Married in 1932 to Margaret Hall b 1915 Tinsley S Yorks. Had two sons Terrance and Geoffrey. He ended up in Australia after WW2 and possibly married an Australian and had one other son named Michael. Trying to find out who his parents were or any info on his wife Margaret. Sorry for sketchy details. Any help would be welcome. Thanks

brummiejan

brummiejan Report 13 Nov 2010 16:01

Births Sep 1913 (>99%)
Milson Henry Jeffery Rotherham 9c 1533

KathleenBell

KathleenBell Report 13 Nov 2010 16:05

Just to clarify Jan's post - Jeffery is the mother's maiden name.

Kath. x

Vera

Vera Report 13 Nov 2010 16:07

Marriages Jun 1913 (>99%)
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Millson Joseph AgnesJeffrey Rotherham 9c 1210


Regards Vera

Tania

Tania Report 13 Nov 2010 16:07

Surname First name(s) Spouse District Vol Page

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Marriages Jun 1913 (>99%)
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Jeffrey Agnes Millson Rotherham 9c 1210 / joseph millson



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Isabel

Isabel Report 13 Nov 2010 16:07

Thanks for that. There is this thing with the spelling like lots of other names, can be spelled either Milson or Millson. On Geoff's bc it is spelled with two.

brummiejan

brummiejan Report 13 Nov 2010 16:08

If you want to find out more about Margaret, might be an idea to get the marriage cert as it's such a common name (watch out for that Milson spelling when ordering certs):

Marriages Dec 1932 (>99%)
Hall Margaret Millson Rotherham 9c 1697
Millson Henry Hall Rotherham 9c 1697

Jan

Devonlady

Devonlady Report 13 Nov 2010 16:10

England & Wales, FreeBMD Marriage Index: 1837-1915
about Agnes Jeffrey Name: Agnes Jeffrey
Year of Registration: 1913
Quarter of Registration: Apr-May-Jun
Spouse's Surname: Joseph Millson
District: Rotherham
County: Derbyshire, South Yorkshire, Yorkshire - West Riding
Volume: 9c
Page: 1210 (click to see others on page)


Isabel

Isabel Report 13 Nov 2010 16:16

Wow, you lot are very good at this. I can start to piece bits together now. The Australia part will be more difficult but I will come back to it. I know he definitely ended up there as I found his application for permission to remain in Oz after discharge from the British armed services in 1945.

Thank you all

 Lindsey*

Lindsey* Report 13 Nov 2010 16:19

just wondering if there is a connection

?
MILSON, Joseph Head Married
15 years M 38 1873 Coal Digger Underground Pontyfract Yorkshire VIEW
MILSON, Agnas Wife Married F 36 1875 Pontyfract Yorkshire VIEW
MILSON, Harriet Daughter Single F 15 1896 Rotherham Yorkshire VIEW
MILSON, Joseph Son M 13 1898 Rotherham Yorkshire VIEW
MILSON, Tomy Son M 9 1902 Rotherham Yorkshire VIEW
MILSON, John Son M 7 1904 Rotherham Yorkshire VIEW
MILSON, Jane Daughter F 5 1906 Rotherham Yorkshire VIEW
MILSON, William Son M 2 1909 Brinsworth Parish VIEW
MILSON, Herbert Son M 1 1910 Brinsworth Parish VIEW
RG number:
RG14 Piece:
28066 Reference:
RG14PN28066 RG78PN1603 RD511 SD2 ED24 SN24

Registration District:
Rotherham Sub District:
South East Rotherham Enumeration District:
24 Parish:
Whiston

Address:
Old Mill Near Whiston

Isabel

Isabel Report 13 Nov 2010 16:23

Hi Jan, it's more complicated as I think Margaret was illigitimate! I have managed to find out that her mother was called Gertrude and I think that Margaret was taken in and brought up by a family called Poynter.

Thanks

brummiejan

brummiejan Report 13 Nov 2010 16:28

In case it helps, Tinsley comes under Rotherham West Yorks - I see the birth you mean:

Births Mar 1915 (99%)
Hall Margaret Hall Rotherham 9c 1545
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Isabel

Isabel Report 14 Nov 2010 12:21

Thanks, I will save this to see if it matches up with anything else

Isabel

Isabel Report 14 Nov 2010 12:25

Yes that's the one. I also came across a marriage for a Gertrude Hall in 1917, Sheffield to a Arthur Coggan. I do believe she did get married after giving Margaret up. So sad, but you never know what went on did you. Thanks for that

Jenni

Jenni Report 28 Apr 2013 14:54

Isabel, I've just stumbled across this post in my own research. Joseph Milson and Agnes Jeffrey were my great great grandparents it seems. I'm just wondering if you found out any more? My great Grandmother was Henry's older sister Harriet!

MarieCeleste

MarieCeleste Report 28 Apr 2013 15:01

Hi Jenni - welcome to the boards. It's a few years since Isabel posted on this thread and she doesn't seem to have used the boards since (only 6 posts under her name and they all seem to be on this thread).

You could click on her name to send a direct message - she'll be notified of it if she's kept her account details up to date.