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John H Denton

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Moira

Moira Report 18 Feb 2013 16:39

could anyone help please, I am trying to trace the parents of the above for a friend.she knows that he married Evelyn Aspin in Wortley 1919 and that he died in 1926 his wife then went on to marry his brother William in 1929.
Thank you

Reggie

Reggie Report 18 Feb 2013 16:52

His age at death?

Reggie

Reggie Report 18 Feb 2013 16:53

Which one?

Deaths Mar 1926 (>99%)
Denton John H 29 Sheffield 9c 619

Deaths Sep 1926 (>99%)
Denton John H 41 Hunslet 9b 469

Reggie

Reggie Report 18 Feb 2013 16:55

The father's name will be on either of the woman's marriage certs...........

It would be unwise to guess............

Moira

Moira Report 18 Feb 2013 16:56

we think about 30 years old when he died

Reggie

Reggie Report 18 Feb 2013 16:57

Either of these births would fit the 29-year-old's death

Births Sep 1896 (>99%)
Denton John Henry Leeds 9b 543

Births Mar 1897 (>99%)
Denton John Henry Sheffield 9c 670

So, if your 'friend' wants accurate info, she'll need a cert

Reggie

Reggie Report 18 Feb 2013 16:58

Moira

There really is no need to 'think'.

Do the research.........use freebmd!

Moira

Moira Report 18 Feb 2013 16:58

Hello Reggie, it will gbe the first one he lived in sheffield and hunslet is leeds.

Marked As Answer Marked as Answered

Reggie

Reggie Report 18 Feb 2013 17:02

Suggestion ONLY

Your friend must do proper research to find the correct line

1911 census

Person: DENTON, John Henry Address: New Street High Green Near Sheffield

DENTON, Jacob Head Single M 44 1867 G Labourer Mortomley of Ecclesfield VIEW
DENTON, John Brother Single M 49 1862 Miner Hewer Mortomley of Ecclesfield VIEW
DENTON, Joseph Brother Married M 41 1870 Miner Hewer Mortomley of Ecclesfield VIEW
DENTON, Lily Bth Wife Married19 years F 38 1873 Attercliffe Sheffield VIEW
DENTON, William Nephew Single M 19 1892 Miner Hewer Attercliffe Sheffield VIEW
DENTON, Thomas Nephew Single M 15 1896 Miner Trammer Attercliffe Sheffield VIEW
DENTON, John Henry Nephew M 14 1897 Miner Driver Attercliffe Sheffield VIEW
DENTON, Albert Nephew M 9 1902 Attercliffe Sheffield VIEW
DAVIS, James A Children M 9 1902 Pitsmoor Sheffield VIEW
DAVIS, Clifford A Children F 5 1906 Attercliffe Sheffield VIEW

Moira

Moira Report 18 Feb 2013 17:05

thank you Reggie