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marrige look up plz

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SylviaInCanada

SylviaInCanada Report 21 Apr 2013 23:31

Good idea!


that could also tell you her father's name ......... if she had one, and if she tells the truth :-)

Kazzie

Kazzie Report 21 Apr 2013 23:22

Found an Irene Guilbert on georgia census born 1928 so wondering if her gonna order marrige cert this week and see what shows up

Kazzie

Kazzie Report 21 Apr 2013 11:29

Wonering now if maybe she was born Guernsey as seems alot were born with that surname or could have been France just asked my mum and she.couldnt help mucb either

Flip

Flip Report 21 Apr 2013 07:46

Kazzie, if you remember her - you say she was strange - do you think English was her first language? It's just the surname origin is French, although her christian names don't sound very French to me.

No Sylvia, I can't see anything for her either - other than the marriage and sons birth. :-S

SylviaInCanada

SylviaInCanada Report 21 Apr 2013 07:23

Flip

I also have wondered whether she had been married before, but everyone assumed that Guilbert was her maiden name

I've searched and searched, but still can't find out anyhting

Flip

Flip Report 21 Apr 2013 06:54

I know the sons birth confirms her name, but wonder if that was a mistake and she had actually been married before? Not that I can see any obvious marriage for and Irene K ? to a Guilbert.

Alternatively, she may have been adopted or assumed the stepfather's name if her mother re-married, or simply born outside the country. Not sure if the marriage cert will give much more, but it's probably your only hope of getting any further with her.

Kazzie

Kazzie Report 21 Apr 2013 06:20

Just found her obituary she was Irene Kathleen died Nov 2010 age 82 so looking around 1928Ish

Kazzie

Kazzie Report 21 Apr 2013 05:55

Someone has her as a Dorothy I K Gilbert born 1921 wimborne but this lady married a joseph Robinson unless thats why changed her name to Irene and added a u to her surname but cant see this was her as sure she was younger than EVerett so 1937 would be more likely

SylviaInCanada

SylviaInCanada Report 21 Apr 2013 03:53

it may be that the only way to get information on her is to buy the marriage certificate.

Assuming she told the truth ................. that would tell you her age, where she was living, her occupation, and the name and occupation of her father.

SylviaInCanada

SylviaInCanada Report 21 Apr 2013 03:49

There's a Claxton tree on ancestry ............... is it yours??????

it says Irene K Guilbert born ca 1937, Dorset


Is that possible?????

Kazzie

Kazzie Report 21 Apr 2013 01:40

Irene died a couple of years ago and no good asking either of them stuff cos seperated themselfs from rest of family over Everetts mothers will and wanted it all

jax

jax Report 21 Apr 2013 01:15

According to 192.com Everett and his son are living in weymouth up until 2013 Irene only seems to be listed until 2011

Kazzie

Kazzie Report 21 Apr 2013 00:53

Cant seem to find a birth for her not sure what year was born but think she was a bit younger than Everett and sorry yes he was born 1923 they had one son quentin born 67 so older parents

Kazzie

Kazzie Report 21 Apr 2013 00:42

Thanks thought her surname something like that very strange woman she was

GlitterBaby

GlitterBaby Report 21 Apr 2013 00:28

But this one appears to have been born in 1923

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GlitterBaby

GlitterBaby Report 21 Apr 2013 00:27

Name: Everett W Claxton
Spouse Surname: Guilbert (irene K)
Date of Registration: Oct-Nov-Dec 1962
Registration district: Weymouth
Inferred County: Dorset
Volume Number: 7c
Page Number: 1594

Kazzie

Kazzie Report 21 Apr 2013 00:17

I am trying to find the surname of the woman my gr uncle married his name was everett claxton and she was Irene (think may be Gilbert) not sure what year they married but was Dorset Everett was born 1928....thanks