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Adoption Records in Leeds around 1903

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rootgatherer

rootgatherer Report 23 Mar 2013 10:05

I wonder if the person registering Jack's death thought that his birth was registered as John?

Name: John Thomas Swann
Birth Date: 16 Apr 1914
Date of Registration: Jan 2000
Age at Death: 85
Registration district: Birmingham
Inferred County: Warwickshire
Register Number: A16B
District and Subdistrict: 0611A
Entry number: 96




MarieCeleste

MarieCeleste Report 23 Mar 2013 10:09

Very possible, Rootie. They may have thought that he was known as Jack as a nickname for John. However, Jack was born 1911 .....

rootgatherer

rootgatherer Report 23 Mar 2013 10:21

Oops - sorry MarieCeleste. Must have been up too early this morning, don't know where I got 1914 from.

Also if I had double checked that death ties in with the birth of a John T in Birmingham

Dave

Dave Report 23 Mar 2013 11:38

You guys are just brill at this thanks again for all your help . I think I've had my monies worth on this thread... take care, Dave :-)

MarieCeleste

MarieCeleste Report 23 Mar 2013 12:08

You're very welcome Dave - we like to get to the bottom of a good mystery!