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kay

kay Report 26 Mar 2013 13:12

Looking for Violet Rosina Sharp, born Non 1912. Mother - Emma Cobb, Father - Frederick Henry Sharp.

rootgatherer

rootgatherer Report 26 Mar 2013 13:14

Born where please?

EDIT

I see from Freebmd that her birth was registered in Brentford

rootgatherer

rootgatherer Report 26 Mar 2013 13:18

So if she married, possibly one of these?

Marriages Mar 1934 Sharp Violet R Jones Brentford 3a 161

Marriages Jun 1944 SHARP Violet R Bowell Brentford 3a 892

Reggie

Reggie Report 26 Mar 2013 13:21

'Looking for' her in which sense?

She is unlikely to be alive.....

Have you tried researching her on freebmd?

Reggie

Reggie Report 26 Mar 2013 13:22

Marriages Sep 1912 (>99%)
Cobb Emma Sharp Brentford 3a 369
Sharp Frederick H Cobb Brentford 3a 369

Fredk

Fredk Report 26 Mar 2013 13:26

For ellimination Different parents

1911 Census Household Record
Household information
Address 50 Sandy Hill Road Plumstead Woolwich
Parish Plumstead
Town Plumstead Woolwich
Type of Building Private House
Number of Rooms 2
Inhabited Y
Reference RG14PN2886 RG78PN99 RD30 SD3 ED4 SN16
Administrative County London
Registration District Woolwich
Registration Sub District Plumstead West
Enumeration District 4
Householder 1
Name William Henry Sharp
Relationship to Head of Household Head
Condition / Years Married Married
Gender M
Age 22
Estimated Year of Birth 1889
Occupation Harness Maker
Employed Y
Working at Home N
Industry Driver A S C
Place of Birth Kent Tenterden
Householder 2
Name Rosina Mary Sharp
Relationship to Head of Household Wife
Condition / Years Married Married / 1 Years
Total Children Born Alive 1
Children Still Living 1
Gender F
Age 20
Estimated Year of Birth 1891
Employed N
Working at Home N
Place of Birth London Notting Hill
Householder 3
Name Lilian Rosina Sharp
Relationship to Head of Household Daughter
Gender F
Age 5 Months
Estimated Year of Birth 1911
Occupation Juvenile
Employed N
Working at Home N
Place of Birth London Woolwich

Reggie

Reggie Report 26 Mar 2013 13:28

I wonder if her forenames got transposed.................

Death
Name: JONES, Rosina Violet
Registration district: Lambeth
County: London
Year of registration: 1985
Month of registration: April
Date of Birth:26 November 1912
Volume no: 14
Page no: 208
Reg no: 485

Reggie

Reggie Report 26 Mar 2013 13:36

Not sure what you're eliminating, Fredk.............I'm obviously missing the point

Fredk

Fredk Report 26 Mar 2013 14:56

Thought it might be her then saw different parents after I had posted so just left it just in case and added elliminated different parents

rootgatherer

rootgatherer Report 28 Mar 2013 11:55

Kay, Thanks for the PM.

If you have Violet's exact date of birth does it match the DOB given on the death registration for Rosina Violet Jones that Reggie has posted?

If it does, it would be worth considering buying the 1934 marriage certificate to check who that Violet names as her father.

Reggie

Reggie Report 28 Mar 2013 13:10

Kay

If you have any feedback, please post it ON HERE

rootgatherer

rootgatherer Report 28 Mar 2013 23:03

Reggie, here is all Kay said in the PM

"Hi, Violet was born in Acton, Middlesex. Not sure who she married, so have not been able to go any further."

So rather than reply by PM, I posted my reply here pointing out the death that you had found and suggesting the next step.

I don't think that Kay intended to upset anyone. Perhaps as it was her first post she was unsure of the procedure for replying to what had been found.