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Thomas Harvey+ Babs Harvey Updated as requested

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Karen

Karen Report 12 Nov 2012 12:39

Born to William Harvey and Jessie Knight ? lanark ? engalnd.. Sometime after 1911.
These are the two younger siblings of GF have found records for all the family prior to 1911. By 1940 they all in the west midlands..
I cannot get a full name for Babs .
Any help would be appreciated.

Reggie

Reggie Report 12 Nov 2012 12:46

If the births were in England, you'll find the records on freebmd

If they were born in Scotland, you'll have to buy credits for Scotlands people.

Babs is the diminutive of BARBARA

Potty

Potty Report 12 Nov 2012 12:47

A possible birth for Thomas - but Darlington is not Midlands:

Births Jun 1916 (>99%)
Harvey Thomas Knight Darlington 10a 37

Could Babs have been her middle name:

Births Mar 1918 (>99%)
Harvey Frances B Knight Darlington 10a 37

Where and when was your grandfather born? Is this his birth:

Births Sep 1920 (>99%)
Harvey George N Knight Darlington 10a 51


Reggie

Reggie Report 12 Nov 2012 12:50

Potty................

"two younger siblings of GF "

Andrew

Andrew Report 12 Nov 2012 12:51

Possibles??

Surname First name(s) Mother District Vol Page

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Births Jun 1916 (>99%)
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Harvey Thomas Knight Darlington 10a 37

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Births Mar 1918 (>99%)
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Harvey Frances B Knight Darlington 10a 37


Possible marrige in 1956 with death as Frances Bridget Lloyd in Birmingham 2001


Andy

Potty

Potty Report 12 Nov 2012 12:53

Whoops - my maths is out today!

Reggie

Reggie Report 12 Nov 2012 12:53

Karen

You haven't said where William and Jessie were born.....................or when.

Nor have you said where they were living in 1911

Who was your GF? When and where was he born?

We can't help you unless you share with us ALL that you know

Also....what do you mean by 'west midlands'? Which County?

GlitterBaby

GlitterBaby Report 12 Nov 2012 13:49

If born in Scotland then you have a problem

Scotlandspeople will have the records but you can not view online births within the last 100 years.

Karen

Karen Report 12 Nov 2012 14:16

sorry
william harvey b1842 wolverhampton m Frances Brazenall. Moves to scotland
Son William harvey b1874 Lanarkshire m Jessie Mcoll Knight
Children Wiiliam 1897 Alice 1901 SAMUEL 1902 (GF) John 1904 James Kirklans 1907 Isabella 1911 Jessie Mccoll 1914

Missing 'Babs ' Could just be a family nickname???
Thomas Harvey who emigrated 1950-1960 to Australia
All the younger family had moved from Scotland to live in and around Birmingham by the 1940

Thanks Glitterbabe was gettting frustrated wasting credits when no image was available-that explains it grrrrr

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Karen

Karen Report 12 Nov 2012 14:18

Potty

You may have found something although George was adament he was born in scotland ???????