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Elsie Muriel Cunnington 1923

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Alan Report 11 Jun 2011 19:51

I am looking for any information regarding Elsie Muriel Cunnington, born 1923 in Costock , Leics.
Her parents were Frank Murray Cunnington and Amy Reeves.
Her Brothers were Victor, George, William, Thomas and Francis.
Her sisters were Margaret, Gladys, Olive and Dorothy.
Last known whereabouts that i know of were Braunston Leics, around 1970.
Any information that could be given , would be greatly appreciated.
Regards Alan Cunnington.


JUDITH Report 26 May 2013 11:48

Dear Alan,

I believe this may have been my mum, I was adopted in 1944 and I have only just found out my birth mothers name after many many years of wanting to found out.

Look forward to your reply in anticipation of opening up a new family history of which I have no knowledge and hopefully having some answers to many questions i have.

Regards Judith Ann Cunnington.

My adoptive name was Marilyn Kaye Abbott.

Shirley~I,m getting the hang of it

Shirley~I,m getting the hang of it Report 26 May 2013 11:58

Alan hasnt been back to his post . has only 2 posts so far so its likely he isnt a member anymore.

You could try and contact him by the Send Message box under his name. If he still has the same email he will receive it and can then reply .he cant make any initial contact with you if he isnt a member now.


Reggie Report 26 May 2013 13:30

In the hope that Marilyn returns.............

No obvious marriage for her.......and no death up to 2006 in her maiden name.

Could easily be alive.

Her brother Victor appears to have married twice......look at freebmd for details

]Name: CUNNINGTON, Victor Clarence
Registration district: Leicester
County: Leicestershire
Year of registration: 2003
Month of registration: December
Date of Birth:18 March 1919
District no: 6001E Reg no: E17D Ent no: 153 DOR: 1203

Births Jun 1919 (>99%)
Cunnington Victor C Reeves Loughbro' 7a 169


Reggie Report 26 May 2013 13:38

Note the absence of the final 's' on the maiden name

Marriages Jun 1897 (>99%)
Cunnington Frank Leicester 7a 627
REEVE Amy Elizabeth Leicester 7a 627


Births Jun 1913 (>99%)
Cunnington Margaret E Reeve Shardlow 7b 1038

Births Dec 1915 (>99%)
CUNNINGTON George R REEVE Loughbro' 7a 230


jax Report 26 May 2013 13:40

When Alan posted this, there was no way to reply on the thread...he may have had replies by personal message, therefore no need to return as he would'nt have been able to add to it.

The system changed a couple of weeks later


Reggie Report 26 May 2013 13:41

1901 census

Person: CUNNINGTON, Francis Address: Woodthorpe, Woodthorpe

CUNNINGTON, Frank Head Married M 27 1874 Farm Waggoner
North Kilworth, Leicestershire VIEW
CUNNINGTON, Amy Wife Married F 24 1877
Leicester VIEW
CUNNINGTON, Francis Son Single M 2 1899
Woodthorpe, Leicestershire VIEW
CUNNINGTON, Dorothy Daughter Single F 3 1898
Loughborough, Leicestershire


Reggie Report 26 May 2013 13:44

1911 census

Person: CUNNNINGTON, Frank Address: Kingston on Soar Near Derby

CUNNNINGTON, Frank Head Married M 38 1873 Shepherd On Farm North Kilworth Leicestershire VIEW
CUNNNINGTON, Amy E Wife Married15 years F 34 1877 Leicester Leicestershire VIEW
CUNNNINGTON, Dorothy M Daughter Married F 13 1898 Domestic Servant Loughborough Leicestershire VIEW
CUNNNINGTON, Francis Son M 12 1899 School Woodthorpe Leicestershire VIEW
CUNNNINGTON, Thomas W Son M 9 1902 School Woodthorpe Leicestershire VIEW
CUNNNINGTON, Gladys E Daughter F 3 1908 Kingston Notts VIEW
CUNNNINGTON, William M Son M 0 (1 MONTH) 1911 Kingston Notts

Shirley~I,m getting the hang of it

Shirley~I,m getting the hang of it Report 26 May 2013 14:38


Name: Frank M Cunnington
Birth Date: abt 1874
Date of Registration: Apr-May-Jun 1941
Age at Death: 67
Registration District: Leicester
Inferred County: Leicestershire
Volume: 7a
Page: 508

Shirley~I,m getting the hang of it

Shirley~I,m getting the hang of it Report 26 May 2013 14:40

England & Wales, Death Index, 1916-2006 about Amy Elizabeth Cunnington
Name: Amy Elizabeth Cunnington
Birth Date: 4 Jul 1876
Date of Registration: Jan-Feb-Mar 1971
Age at Death: 94
Registration District: Leicestershire Central
Inferred County: Leicestershire
Volume: 3a
Page: 1471

Shirley~I,m getting the hang of it

Shirley~I,m getting the hang of it Report 26 May 2013 14:41

England & Wales, FreeBMD Marriage Index, 1837-1915 about Frank Cunnington
Name: Frank Cunnington
Date of Registration: Apr-May-Jun 1897
Registration District: Leicester
Inferred County: Leicestershire
Volume Number: 7a
Page Number: 627
Records on Page:
Frank Cunnington
Amy Elizabeth Reeve


Choccy Report 26 May 2013 16:15

PM sent with possible details of Elsie Muriel Cunnington's passing.


jax Report 26 May 2013 16:27

Who have you sent it to Choccy? Alan or Marilyn?


Choccy Report 26 May 2013 18:42

PM sent to Marilyn. Reply recd that she is going to follow up on the information sent.


Reggie Report 26 May 2013 21:38

Did you advise her to post an acknowledgement on the thread?

As a new member, she needs to know how to use the boards properly


Alan Report 29 May 2013 22:56

Choccy , will you be able to send me the details of Elsie's passing ?
I received a PM from Marilyn , same message as posted on here. Have sent reply but not heard back from her.
Shortly after posting this thread , I discovered that Elsie had a daughter in 1944 who was adopted . I looked into trying to find out about Judith ( Marilyn ) and more about Elsie but had no idea as to how to , so gave up the search. Until I heard from Marilyn.
Elsie also had a son in 1945 who was also adopted , my father.


Choccy Report 30 May 2013 07:20

PM sent to Alan


Reggie Report 16 Aug 2013 16:49