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Constance Watson 1905

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Anita Report 9 Dec 2012 14:34

I would like to make contact with any family of Constance who married David Foster in 1933 in Co Durham, she attended her mother's funeral in 1969 and her half brother is my father-in-law. Her mother was Jane Hannah Watson, although Constance was brought up by her grandfather William Watson and his second wife as their daughter.


brummiejan Report 9 Dec 2012 14:46

Hi Anita.

Have you tried putting any names you have into 'search all trees' - found in search box above. This will bring up any matches in other members' trees.
Also, have you looked for possible children on Freebmd?

Marriages Sep 1933
Foster David D Watson Gateshead 10a 1961
Watson Constance Foster Gateshead 10a 1961


brummiejan Report 9 Dec 2012 14:52

An Ancestry tree has Constance and David, but has her recorded as Connie! They had 2 children according to them, David and Ian, but no further details given.

Births Jun 1905 (>99%)
Foster David Dobson Tynemouth 10b 30


brummiejan Report 9 Dec 2012 14:59

I have sent PM re. the births which correspond with the info in the above tree - but only a birth cert will conform that they are correct. Unfortunately they aren't the easiest names to research!


Anita Report 9 Dec 2012 16:11

Hello Jan
Thank you will follow up your suggestions. Just come back to digging after break.


Reggie Report 11 Dec 2012 15:21

1911 census

Person: FOSTER, David Dobson Address: 4 Osborne Terrace Felling

FOSTER, David Head Married M 42 1869 Draper Travelling Lancashire Little Lever VIEW
FOSTER, Jane Wife Married19 years F 44 1867 Durham Felling VIEW
FOSTER, Euphemia Daughter Single F 16 1895 Electric Globe Wire Fixer Durham Felling VIEW
FOSTER, Thomas Son M 11 1900 Durham Felling VIEW
FOSTER, David Dobson Son M 6 1905 Northumberld Walker VIEW
FOSTER, George Edward Son M 2 1909 Durham Felling VIEW
FOSTER, John Hall Son M 0 (6 MONTHS) 1911 Durham Felling


Reggie Report 11 Dec 2012 15:26

Cannot see a likely death for Constance in England/Wales...nor one for her husband


Reggie Report 11 Dec 2012 15:27

England & Wales, Death Index, 1916-2006

Name: John Hall Foster
Birth Date: 25 Sep 1910
Date of Registration: Jan-Feb-Mar 1974
Age at Death: 63
Registration district: Durham North Eastern
Inferred County: Durham
Volume: 1a
Page: 1351


Anita Report 15 Dec 2012 13:28

Thank you for that Reggie. I will do some bmd for his wife and possible children.