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Robert A Beaker and Dierdre Beaker nee Layton

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Jennifer

Jennifer Report 27 Feb 2013 16:53

The above couple married in Q1 1966 in Kensington London. They then disappeared! Does anyone have any idea of how I can trace if they emigrated. I would be very grateful for any help. Dierdre was born in 1938 in Pancras London and her parents were Fred and Ethel Layton (nee Billings). She had a brother Tony 1933 and he has also vanished!
Thanks in anticipation
Jennifer

KempinaPartyhat

KempinaPartyhat Report 27 Feb 2013 17:17

Theres a lady named Dierdre layton at 46 lautier Road NW 5 london in 1962

Not a lot of help and may not be your one as she is alone !

Reggie

Reggie Report 27 Feb 2013 17:20

Have you taken the obvious first step.........looked in 'search all trees'?

When you say 'vanished'...............where have you looked?

When did the parents die?

Who registered their deaths?

KempinaPartyhat

KempinaPartyhat Report 27 Feb 2013 17:23

Frederick C Layton Billings Jan-Feb-Mar 1929 Pancras Middlesex
Wife called Ethal KSorry marriage

That what I,m trying to put together Reggie !! :-D

KempinaPartyhat

KempinaPartyhat Report 27 Feb 2013 17:26

England & Wales, FreeBMD Birth Index, 1837-1915
about Ethel Kate Billings
Name: Ethel Kate Billings
Date of Registration: Jul-Aug-Sep 1907
Registration district: St Pancras
Inferred County: London
Volume: 1b
Page: 124 (click to see others on page)

Mat be ....now I will look to see if I can find her after 1960 when record "dry up"!!!!!!!

Shirley~I,m getting the hang of it

Shirley~I,m getting the hang of it Report 27 Feb 2013 17:27

Name: Frederick C Layton
Spouse Surname: Billings
Date of Registration: Jan-Feb-Mar 1929
Registration district: Pancras
Inferred County: Middlesex
Volume Number: 1b
Page Number: 39
Find Spouse: Ethel K Billings


Name: Ethel Kate Billings
Date of Registration: Jul-Aug-Sep 1907
Registration district: St Pancras
Inferred County: London
Volume: 1b
Page: 124

Name: Ethel K Layton
Birth Date: abt 1908
Date of Registration: Apr-May-Jun 1949
Age at Death: 41
Registration district: Edmonton
Inferred County: Middlesex
Volume: 5e
Page: 363

Jennifer

Jennifer Report 27 Feb 2013 17:29

Thanks for replying. I have done tree searches a few times over the past couple of years and only one lead which did not come to anything. I don't have death certs for the parents yet. Maybe the Lautier address was Dierdre's but that was a couple of years before her marriage. I can't find any obvious children born to the marriage so far. That is what leads me to believe they emigrated. The marriage cert may have clues but I thought I'd give the boards a try before sending for one. Dierdre's parent ran a newsagents shop on Mansfield Road London NW5 during the WW2 years
regards,
Jennifer

Jennifer

Jennifer Report 27 Feb 2013 17:33

Oh dear - That looks as if Ethel died an early death in Edmonton. Maybe that is an area to concentrate on to see whether Fred remarried. I much appreciate your help.

Regards
Jennifer

KempinaPartyhat

KempinaPartyhat Report 27 Feb 2013 17:39

England & Wales, Death Index, 1916-2006


Birth, Marriage & Death, including Parish


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Name: Frederick C Layton
Birth: abt 1907
Death: Mar 1965 - Brighton, Sussex, England

England & Wales, Death Index, 1916-2006


Birth, Marriage & Death, including Parish


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Name: Frederick Charles Layton
Birth: 26 Jul 1907
Death: Dec 1977 - Surrey South Western, Surrey, England

KempinaPartyhat

KempinaPartyhat Report 27 Feb 2013 17:40

never assume they didnt move around they often went to live with rellies who would have them!

Jennifer

Jennifer Report 27 Feb 2013 17:46

Thanks for that. Yes it looks like poor Fred survived Ethel by a good few years. So he was already dead before Dierdre got married! So with both parents gone emigration looks even more likely?
Jennifer

Jennifer

Jennifer Report 27 Feb 2013 17:55

I know that poor Fred only had one arm due to a pre war accident. Maybe I'll have another shot at finding Dierdre's brother Tony (1933). Thanks everybody

jax

jax Report 27 Feb 2013 18:06

England & Wales, Death Index, 1916-2006
about Tony Layton
Name: Tony Layton
Birth Date: 30 Jun 1933
Date of Registration: Jul-Aug-Sep 1974
Age at Death: 41
Registration district: Brighton
Inferred County: Sussex, East Sussex
Volume: 18
Page: 0379


England & Wales, Birth Index, 1916-2005
about Tony Layton
Name: Tony Layton
Mother's Maiden Surname: Billings
Date of Registration: Jul-Aug-Sep 1933
Registration district: Pancras
Inferred County: Greater London
Volume Number: 1b
Page Number: 129 (click to see others on page)


jax

jax Report 27 Feb 2013 18:17

Also you say the married name is Beaker??? Becker on find my past and ancestry

Jennifer

Jennifer Report 28 Feb 2013 11:37

SUCCESS!! I have just had a telephone conversation with Dierdre Becker nee Layton. It was a mind blowing conversation. Her brother Tony Layton died aged 41 as did their mother Ethel.

Thanks everybody for putting me on the right track.
Jennifer :-D

Reggie

Reggie Report 28 Feb 2013 11:42

So were all looking for the wrong surname!

Jennifer

Jennifer Report 1 Mar 2013 17:15

So sorry Reggie. I should have gone to SpecSavers!

Thanks and regards

Jennifer