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My late uncle Ralp's DOB

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David Report 3 Jul 2013 19:15

Incidently Ralph was a batchelor


David Report 3 Jul 2013 19:13

I apologise to Reggie if my confessed slowness in this searcch has irritated him.

It never occured to me that Ralph might be the off spring of the court ship of his parents prior to marriage.

Thanks again for your help.


jax Report 2 Jul 2013 15:55

Was he Thomas's son or Janet's

Janets first husband looks to have died in 1926

Deaths Dec 1926 (>99%)

Dodd William J 42 Newcastle T. 10b 81

He is on the 1911 census with his mother

Household transcription
1911 census

Person: DODD, William John
Address: 19 Wesley Street Newcastle-Upon-Tyne

Yrs married Sex Age Birth Year Occupation Where born Image
DODD, Jane Ann Head Widow F 57 1854 Dressmaker Newcastle on Tyne VIEW
DODD, William John Son Married M 28 1883 Coal Porter Newcastle on Tyne VIEW

Married 9 years 2 children 1 living


David Report 2 Jul 2013 10:12

Mother's DOB is 1/1/1929


Reggie Report 2 Jul 2013 10:10


Births Mar 1920 (>99%)
Stewart Ralph Stewart Tynemouth 10b 710


Reggie Report 2 Jul 2013 10:08

Births Mar 1929 (>99%)
Atkinson Ella D Stewart Newcastle T. 10b 97

..........the parents didn't marry until posted earlier........


Reggie Report 2 Jul 2013 10:07

1911 census

Person: DODD, Janet Address: 17 St Mary St Newcastle on Tyne

DODD, Janet Head Married F 27 1884 Newcastle on Tyne VIEW
DODD, Jane Daughter F 10 1901 School Newcastle on Tyne VIEW
DODD, Ethel Daughter F 8 1903 School Howdon on Tyne VIEW
WALTER, Frederick Boarder Single M 31 1880 Brickyard Putter Newcastle on Tyne VIEW
WALTER, John Steuart Boarder M 0 (9 MONTHS) 1911 Gateshead on Tyne


Reggie Report 2 Jul 2013 10:05

Gosh, David, you are making this harder than it need be

Marriages Sep 1902 (>99%)
DODD William John Newcastle T. 10b 250
Hills Alfred Newcastle T. 10b 250
Ovington Mary Newcastle T. 10b 250
Stewart Janet Alice Newcastle T. 10b 250

LONG shot..............................

Births Mar 1925 (>99%)
DODD Ralph Dodd Newcastle T. 10b 237


David Report 2 Jul 2013 10:03

GM's name was Janet Alice Stewart b1884 - d 1944


David Report 2 Jul 2013 09:57

My late Mother Ella Doreen Atkinson was his sister,the youngest of several.


Reggie Report 2 Jul 2013 09:56

You stated earlier that Ralph was born in you haven't found his birth, you can't be certain of that


Reggie Report 2 Jul 2013 09:51


Please give us all the info in one go................not little bits here and there.

Were Thomas and Janet were 'playing away from home'?

If not, then Ralph was not the son of both of them

What was Janet's maiden name?

Who was Thomas's first wife?


Reggie Report 2 Jul 2013 09:47

You refer to Ralph as your uncle....please say which of his siblings was your parent..........and when/where he/she was born

Please also read, and comment on, all the info people have posted.


David Report 2 Jul 2013 09:47

YES, Janet had been married before,so had Thomas Atkinson


Reggie Report 2 Jul 2013 09:40

Having all the info makes a difference

Marriages Sep 1928 (>99%)
Atkinson Thomas Dodds Newcastle T. 10b 225
Dodds Janet A Atkinson Newcastle T. 10b 225

Was Janet a second wife? Was Thomas her second husband?

Deaths Dec 1944 (>99%)
Atkinson Janet A 61 Newcastle T. 10b 179


David Report 2 Jul 2013 09:18

Mother was Janet Dodds wife of Thomas Atkinson
Janet died of bowel cancer 1944


Reggie Report 1 Jul 2013 22:30

Who did his father marry?


patchem Report 1 Jul 2013 21:27

David has May Atkinson, 1922, Newcastle in his tree.

Also May Atkinson, 1921.

And Thomas, 1920, Newcastle.

And George 1920, and Ethel 1919.

Lots of cousins?


ArgyllGran Report 1 Jul 2013 21:19

IF it's him, there are no likely marriages on FreeBMD. Apart from two before Thomas was born, there's only this one, which is far too late, unless Ralph's parents didn't marry until after his death :

Marriages Jun 1945 (>99%)
Astley Eva Atkinson Luton 3b 1199
ATKINSON Thomas C Astley Luton 3b 1199


patchem Report 1 Jul 2013 21:18

If it is the correct birth then these are siblings, and I cannot see a marriage (unless the Mother had been married before)
Births Dec 1919
Atkinson Joseph W Astley Castle W. 10b 798
Births Sep 1921
Atkinson Eleanor Astley Castle W. 10b 765
Births Jun 1923
Atkinson Ralph H Astley Castle W. 10b 669
Births Mar 1925 )
Atkinson Ann S Astley Castle W. 10b 639
Births Sep 1926
Atkinson William Astley Castle W. 10b 609
They do not appear to be in David's tree.