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Edward Birkett 1909.

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Valerie Report 18 Nov 2012 06:32

This was my Uncle whom I have great memories of.
He was my fathers brother ,who I really did not know much about his life.
He was born in Cumberland ,mother was Eliza Fiddler ,father John Birkett.
Would love to know how he spent his life
Think he spent time a Northumberland.
What was his occupation ?
Who did he marry. Think it was Betty ? Where & when ?
Think he moved south to Kent. .?
When did he die ,where.

Please help
:-) :-)


K Report 18 Nov 2012 06:50

There are a number of options for a possible death. If he did move to Kent this could be possible and would fit with his birth

Name: Edward Birkett
Birth Date: 26 Sep 1909
Date of Registration: Jul-Aug-Sep 1978
Age at Death: 69
Registration district: Dartford
Inferred County: Kent
Volume: 16
Page: 0844


Valerie Report 18 Nov 2012 06:59

Thankyou could def be the one ,as think they were not too far from Dartford .
Much appreciated.
How do I find out the location of Buriel ,Cremation ?
Valerie :-)


K Report 18 Nov 2012 07:06

The actual certificate would give where he died and the person who registered his death - Possibly a child or wife. It would help you to work out the most likely place that he was buried.or cremated.

This site may help in the search in Kent


Valerie Report 18 Nov 2012 07:12

Think Wife ,Betty ? Was from Newcastle - upon - Tyne , Northumberland . ???


Penny Report 18 Nov 2012 07:14

You say you have great memories of this man, What sort of memories? did he visit you? When? Where? ( might help to put a time frame round him)

Did he have children? Older than you? younger than you?


Valerie Report 18 Nov 2012 07:22

Kelly Thankyou, I will try to obtain death cert ,& try to locate what happened to him.
Will try to visit .
Thankyou. :-)


Flip Report 18 Nov 2012 07:57

There is this possibility for his marriage:

Marriages Sep 1937 (>99%)

Birkett Edward Sewell Thanet 2a 4268 <<<
Ilott Edith E Pentland Thanet 2a 4268
Pentland Richard Ilott Thanet 2a 4268
Sewell Elizabeth Birkett Thanet 2a 4268 <<<


Valerie Report 19 Nov 2012 04:22

Remember seeing Uncle Edward in Kent, think it was Greenhithe . Must have been from1950-1965 He was married to Betty at the time & they never had any children.
Thank you, Valerie.