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David Ridgway

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Porkie_Pie Report 19 Jan 2013 22:40

Their are 4 boys and 3 girls listed on freebmd from 1948 up to 1957 if you use variant names spelling for the mmn Ridgway/Ridgeway


Flip Report 19 Jan 2013 19:48

The tree is showing 4 sons and a daughter, the tree owner is descended from the daughter. I also shows Austin died in 1974 and Elsie in 1985, both in Bridgend. Also, there are only details of marriages/children for her and one brother - nothing against the other 3.

The tree is also on Mundia, the daughter comes 2nd in the list of children, and she was born in 1951 - mmn Ridgeway, think the older brother was born in 1948 judging by the father's name, so it doesn't look like she is showing any earlier adopted children.


jax Report 19 Jan 2013 18:11

Can only see 4 children listed under Dunster/Ridgway.3 boys and 1 girl ...the tree has an extra boy?


Flip Report 19 Jan 2013 11:26

A public tree on ancestry belongs to Elsie's grand-daughter. Gives Elsie's marriage to Austin Dunster in 1947, and 5 children - all hidden as they are still alive. Her parents are still alive, so if you contact her she may be able to help.


Reggie Report 19 Jan 2013 10:49

You could also add yourself to the national adoption contact register............


Reggie Report 18 Jan 2013 23:03

Have you followed the advice about looking in 'search all trees'?

You should...................for ELSIE


GARW Report 18 Jan 2013 18:35

I have tried most of the geneology sites and am unable to find David Ridgway. You have the right Elsie Ridgway she was my birth mother, but I was adopted at birth, I have reason to believe that she had other children of which David was one one, therefore he should be my half brother but I am not sure if he was put up for adoption and brought up by a relative of the family.


patchem Report 18 Jan 2013 13:44

There is a birth in 1942 for a Ridgeway/Ridgeway called David A in Bridgend.


Reggie Report 18 Jan 2013 13:07

No birth matching your info.........what is its source?

Is this Elsie?

Births Dec 1920 (>99%)
Ridgway Elsie Webber Bridgend 11a 1776

I'm guessing that you think she had a son..........


Reggie Report 18 Jan 2013 13:04


Or the phone book

Or Friends Reunited

Find his birth........then look for him in 'search all trees'

Look for Elsie in 'search all trees'


GARW Report 18 Jan 2013 12:57

I am looking for Davi d Ridgway born Nantymoel Nr.Bridgend Glamorgan about 1940 believed to be living in Poole near relative of Elsie Ridgway born 1920 Bridgend Glamorgan :-)