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Peter

Peter Report 10 Nov 2013 17:18

Hi there,

I am looking for some information on my aunt, Dilys Wood (nee Morley). She married my uncle Harold Wood in 1946 in Surrey and had a son Michael Langburn Wood later that same year.

Dilys and Harold divorced in 1953 and I am looking for some information on what became of Dilys and Michael after this date. Can someone help please?

Thank you, in anticipation,

Peter

Gins

Gins Report 10 Nov 2013 17:38

Hi Peter

Can you give us some dates and family members please

GlitterBaby

GlitterBaby Report 10 Nov 2013 17:44

Do you know if Dilys married again in 1955 ?

Was she born 1928 in Reigate ?

Just wondering about this death ??

Name: Dilys Wakeman
Birth Date: 6 Jul 1928
Date of Registration: May 1995
Age at Death: 66
Registration District: Brighton
Inferred County: Sussex
Register Number: C53A District and Subdistrict: 4521C Entry number: 299

Shirley~I,m getting the hang of it

Shirley~I,m getting the hang of it Report 10 Nov 2013 17:53

Name: Dilys Morley
Mother's Maiden Surname: Joy
Date of Registration: Jul-Aug-Sep 1928
Registration District: Reigate
Inferred County: Surrey, Kent
Volume Number: 2a
Page Number: 372

looks like there may be 3 daughters to the Wakeman marriage

Shirley~I,m getting the hang of it

Shirley~I,m getting the hang of it Report 10 Nov 2013 18:14

Name: Dilys Morley
Spouse Surname: Wood
Date of Registration: Apr-May-Jun 1946
Registration District: Surrey South Eastern
Inferred County: Surrey
Volume Number: 2a
Page Number: 1617
Find Spouse: Harold Wood

Name: Dilys Wood
Spouse Surname: Wakeman
Date of Registration: Jul-Aug-Sep 1955
Registration District: Brighton
Inferred County: Sussex
Volume Number: 5h
Page Number: 227
Find Spouse: Peter Wakeman

GlitterBaby

GlitterBaby Report 10 Nov 2013 18:15

With the surname of Wood being very common you are going to have to buy a lot of marriage certs in the name of Michael L Wood to solve this one unless you have any idea if he married and where

Peter

Peter Report 10 Nov 2013 18:15

Thank you everyone - Harold is my great uncle and Dilys was from his first marriage.

As you may imagine, there was no contact after the divorce, and I am now looking to see if I can make touch with Michael Langburn Wood.

Is there a sign of a marriage for him?

AnnCardiff

AnnCardiff Report 10 Nov 2013 18:19

have you used the "Search" facility top right hand corner of this page to see if he features in any trees on this site?

GlitterBaby

GlitterBaby Report 10 Nov 2013 18:28

Loads of possible marriages in the name of Michael L Wood but without some idea of when or where you have a problem

Peter

Peter Report 10 Nov 2013 18:33

I do have a problem as this thread was started after talking to a cousin of my dad's today ... nothing more to offer! Is there a Michael L Wood in Brighton? Or Michael L Wakeman in Brighton?

Thank you again!

PricklyHolly

PricklyHolly Report 10 Nov 2013 18:43

In your opening post, you state that Harold Wood is your Uncle........later you state that Harold is your Great Uncle.

When and where was Harold born and who were his Parent's?

Peter

Peter Report 10 Nov 2013 18:46

Why do you need to know who his parents are?

PricklyHolly

PricklyHolly Report 10 Nov 2013 19:10

Peter i don't "need" to know, i was just trying to be helpful, figure it out and make some sence of it all.

I was looking to see what happened to Harold Wood.....which is why i asked when and where he was born and who his parents were.

Peter

Peter Report 10 Nov 2013 19:12

Thank you but I already have that information and it doesn't pertain at all to his first wife or their son.

patchem

patchem Report 10 Nov 2013 19:25

Have you got Dilys's death certificate for the name of the informant, etc?

Peter

Peter Report 10 Nov 2013 19:41

No Patchem, only received this information today so it is all very new to me.

patchem

patchem Report 10 Nov 2013 19:44

Well, once you have got the death certificate, we can then see if that helps to pin down Michael.

Peter

Peter Report 10 Nov 2013 20:48

Lovely - thank you.