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Brierley Family in Ancoats Manchester.

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Maureen

Maureen Report 13 Jan 2013 21:18

Hi, I am trying to trace my grandfather's christian name. My grandmother was Agnes Brierley nee Mcloughlin. She lived at Back Mill Street, Ancoats Manchester from around 1920. She had a daughter Edith and sons Joseph, Albert, Harold and Wilfred. Help would be much appreciated. :-S

Andrew

Andrew Report 13 Jan 2013 21:46

Hi Maureen and welcome to the GR message boards.

I can see births for all the children except Joseph.

Cannot see a marriage for Agnes. Any idea where or when she was born?

Andy

Shirley~I,m getting the hang of it

Shirley~I,m getting the hang of it Report 13 Jan 2013 21:57

Best way is get one of the birth certs which will name dad

Name: Edith Brierley
Mother's Maiden Surname: Mcloughlin
Date of Registration: Jul-Aug-Sep 1920
Registration district: Manchester
Inferred County: Lancashire
Volume Number: 8d
Page Number: 447


They would seem to have been born after WW1 so maybe she was married before and widowed . Her marriage would show with her then current name not maiden name.

I would recommend getting the birth cert

Andrew

Andrew Report 13 Jan 2013 22:00

I wonder if Joseph was born before Agnes married?

Births Mar 1915 (>99%)
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McLOUGHLIN Joseph McLoughlin Manchester 8d 490


Andy

MarieCeleste

MarieCeleste Report 13 Jan 2013 22:17

Hello Maureen, do you know where and when Agnes was born?

Or do you know when and where she died - the death record might just give us a birth date. (Sometimes tracing her back over might help us connect to her husband).

Your parents marriage certificate should name the father.

patchem

patchem Report 13 Jan 2013 23:15

Maureen has Joseph born 1915 in her tree.
There is another member who has Joseph Brierley McLoughlin born 1915 in their tree.

Maureen

Maureen Report 13 Jan 2013 23:30

Thank you for all the replies. I am truly amazed. Joseph was born 1915 under the name of Mcloughlin. Agnes was born 1888 ancoats manchester (I think) and died around 1962/3 I think her full name was Mary Agnes Brierley/Mcloughlin. :-0

patchem

patchem Report 14 Jan 2013 07:03

?
Agnes Brierley
Birth Date: abt 1889
Date of Registration: Jul-Aug-Sep 1962
Age at Death: 73
Registration district: Manchester
Inferred County: Lancashire
Volume: 10e
Page: 263

?
Mary A Brierley
Birth Date: abt 1889
Date of Registration: Oct-Nov-Dec 1960
Age at Death: 71
Registration district: Rochdale
Inferred County: Lancashire
Volume: 10f
Page: 410

?
Mary Agnes McLoughlin
Date of Registration: Oct-Nov-Dec 1888
Registration district: Manchester
Inferred County: Lancashire
Volume: 8d
Page: 285

Reggie

Reggie Report 14 Jan 2013 16:24

Maureen

Have you tried looking for a marriage on freebmd using only the surnames?

OR......on LancsBMD?

Also, allow for possible mis-spelling of her surname..........

Albert's birth has MMN transcribed as McLaughlin

Maureen

Maureen Report 14 Jan 2013 21:07

I have ordered my mothers birth certificate today to see if it shows the fathers name.
Once again thank you for all the post relating to this.