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Looking for relatives of Donald V Lowe

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PricklyHolly

PricklyHolly Report 28 Mar 2013 11:47

Births Sep 1915 (>99%)
Lowe Dora M George W. Bromwich 6b 1419

Donalds birth was registered in the 1st quarter of 1925...

Births Mar 1925 (>99%)
Lowe Donald V George W. Bromwich 6b 1259

Do you George V Lowes Middle name or when and where he was born?

You mentioned Birmingham.......

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Births Mar 1887 (>99%)
LOWE George Victor Birmingham 6d 89


Do you know when and where Esther was born?

??

Births Jun 1885 (>99%)
George Esther W. Bromwich 6b 745

PricklyHolly

PricklyHolly Report 28 Mar 2013 11:42

Marriages Jun 1911 (>99%)
Lowe George V W. Bromwich 6b 1433
George Esther W.Bromwich 6b 1433

Shirley~I,m getting the hang of it

Shirley~I,m getting the hang of it Report 28 Mar 2013 11:23

several Lowe /George births but only the two for Staffordshire
Name: Donald V Lowe
Mother's Maiden Surname: George
Date of Registration: Jan-Feb-Mar 1925
Registration district: West Bromwich
Inferred County: Staffordshire
Volume Number: 6b
Page Number: 1259

Name: Mavis Lowe
Mother's Maiden Surname: George
Date of Registration: Jul-Aug-Sep 1934
Registration district: Walsall
Inferred County: Staffordshire
Volume Number: 6b
Page Number: 904

+++DetEcTive+++

+++DetEcTive+++ Report 28 Mar 2013 09:59

Welcome to the boards Nicola.

His Naval records for WW2 would still be with the MOD. This link tells you how to obtain a copy - free if his widow applies, or £30 otherwise

https://www.gov.uk/requests-for-personal-data-and-service-records

Use http://www.freebmd.org.uk/ (or GR if you have that level of sub) to look for names of any siblings, entering Lowe as the surname and George as the mother maiden name. Use a wide year range, based on his parents marriage year.

If you don't know the year, look for it on freeBMD/GR. FreeBMD is what is says on the tin - Free!

Use the Search all trees function on this site (found under the Search button at the top of the page) to see if anyone else has the same names as you in their tree. Then you can send them a message. Try not to use the default 'May I see your tree' message as many people want more information before they do that, and may even not reply.

Nicola

Nicola Report 28 Mar 2013 09:48

Im trying to trace any relations of Donald V Lowe. He was born 29th dec 1924, in birmingham. I believe his family lived in the west bromwich area of birmingham. His dad was called George V Lowe, and his mother Esther Lowe nee George. My grandad served in the navy, on the Newfoundland, but im unable to find any docs relating to him actually being on the ship. We also believe his parents moved to Australia, with his sister(s). Donald married my nan Ivy Lowe in 1949, and he sadly passed away n 1971. Would love to hear off anyone who may be related.