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PricklyHolly Report 14 Nov 2012 21:51


England & Wales, FreeBMD Birth Index, 1837-1915
about Amy Alice West
Name: Amy Alice West
Date of Registration: Oct-Nov-Dec 1892
Registration district: Atherstone
Inferred County: Warwickshire
Volume: 6d
Page: 456


Catherine Report 14 Nov 2012 21:50

Purely because it's West Yorkshire ?:-

1911 England Census about George A Cooke
Name: George A Cooke
Age in 1911: 19
Estimated Birth Year: abt 1892
Relation to Head: Son
Gender: Male
Birth Place: Sheffield, Yorkshire, England
Civil parish: Sheffield
County/Island: Yorkshire-West Riding
Country: England
Street Address: 65 Limpsfield Rd Brightside
Marital Status: Single
Occupation: Apprentice Iron Turner
Registration district: Sheffield
Registration District Number: 510
Sub-registration district: East Brightside
ED, institution, or vessel: 23
Piece: 27982
Household Members:
Name Age
Emmeline Cooke 44
Sidney Cooke 21
George A Cooke 19
Elsie Cooke 16
Fredrick Cooke 13
Thresa Cooke 10
Robt C Davidson 39

You need to buy the marrige certificate to find out his father's name and occupation!


KathleenBell Report 14 Nov 2012 21:40

This is their marriage:-

Name: COOKE, George A
Registration district: Nuneaton
County: Warwickshire
Year of registration: 1918
Quarter of registration: Jan-Feb-Mar
Spouse's last name: West
Volume no: 6D
Page no: 1055

Name: WEST, Amy A
Registration district: Nuneaton
County: Warwickshire
Year of registration: 1918
Quarter of registration: Jan-Feb-Mar
Spouse's last name: Cooke
Volume no: 6D
Page no: 1055

Kath. x


Susan Report 14 Nov 2012 21:34

I am looking for any relatives of George Arthur Cooke he has links to Nuneaton and St Pancras London. Born 1893 and served in the West Yorks rgt ww1.He was married to Amy West born in Nuneaton.I would be grateful for ant infomation any body might have, he is my husbands Grandfather.
Regards Sue Cooke.