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madam clarke's 12 parisanne maids

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Debbie

Debbie Report 27 Nov 2008 15:22

My grandmnother Eileen Oldfield was one of the 12 parisianne maids. Trained by Elliott clarke in 1920. I need more info please

AnnCardiff

AnnCardiff Report 27 Nov 2008 15:49

never heard of them sorry - sound rather daring for the time!!! Where did she live?

AnnCardiff

AnnCardiff Report 27 Nov 2008 15:52

is this her?

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Husband
George Joseph Midgley Pedigree


Birth: 22 OCT 1909 Liverpool, Kirkdale, Lancashire, England
Christening:
Marriage: 1936 Liverpool, Kirkdale, Lancashire, England
Death: 27 NOV 1985
Burial:





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Wife
Eileen Josephine Bernadette Oldfield Pedigree


Birth: 20 APR 1914 Liverpool, Kirkdale, Lancashire, England
Christening:
Marriage: 1936 Liverpool, Kirkdale, Lancashire, England
Death: 02 JAN 1962
Burial:





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Children

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1. Unavailable Pedigree

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2. Eileen Joan Midgley Pedigree
Female

Birth: 21 DEC 1938 Liverpool, Kirkdale, Lancashire, England
Christening:
Death: 18 OCT 1939
Burial:



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3. Paul Raymond Midgley Pedigree
Male

Birth: 07 FEB 1945 Liverpool, Kirkdale, Lancashire, England
Christening:
Death: JAN 1946
Burial:



AnnCardiff

AnnCardiff Report 27 Nov 2008 15:53

that's sad - the children did not live very long did they

CLW2005

CLW2005 Report 27 Nov 2008 16:54

Variety Shows. Madam Clarke's Twelve Parisienne Maids. An early chorus line. Watch a performance of GS Melvin. RealPlayer is Required: More Info ...
www.bbc.co.uk/liverpool/localhistory/journey/lime_street/empire_theatre/variety.shtml

from google???
Christine

AnnCardiff

AnnCardiff Report 27 Nov 2008 20:06

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AnnCardiff

AnnCardiff Report 27 Nov 2008 20:51

best delete your other thread - a bad idea to have two running

Jill 2011 (aka Warrior Princess of Cilla!)

Jill 2011 (aka Warrior Princess of Cilla!) Report 27 Nov 2008 21:59

Your local library may well have reference books about the British Theatre - you might find some info in there.