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fowler

fowler Report 3 Jul 2013 13:15

I am looking for my mother or any relatives of iris ray thurlow from Barkingside ilford

Mistycat

Mistycat Report 3 Jul 2013 14:49

Hello Fowler

Might this be her marriage?

England & Wales, Marriage Index, 1916-2005
Name:
Iris R Thurlow

Spouse Surname:
Long...Ernest H W
Date of Registration:
Jul-Aug-Sep 1948
Registration District:
Ilford
Inferred County:
Essex
Volume Number:
5a
Page Number:
925

There is another Iris R Thurlow, married 1946 in Hitchin

Both ladies were born In Romford

Misty x

There are no Long/Thurlow births in Essex that would fit in....



patchem

patchem Report 3 Jul 2013 21:48

Have you got her birth certificate, and have looked for any siblings for her?

Is Iris Ray Thurlow born in 1944 in someone's tree on here also connected?

Thank-you

fowler

fowler Report 4 Jul 2013 10:21

thanks for your help I also found the above marriage and wondered if it was I was adopted so do not have all that much information I do not know how old she was or when she was born or the fathers name so I think I am looking at a needle in a hay stack. thanks

Reggie

Reggie Report 4 Jul 2013 13:26

If you haven't already done so, add yourself to the national adoption contact register

There were two births in Essex for Iris R Thurlow.........and two marriages.

In which year were you born?

That might help with pinpointing the right Iris.

fowler

fowler Report 4 Jul 2013 14:37

thanks I do have a birth certificate but it has no birth dates on it only mine so I am guesing at the dates

Reggie

Reggie Report 4 Jul 2013 15:19

That was why I asked you the year of YOUR birth.................

fowler

fowler Report 4 Jul 2013 19:37

hi reggie I was born in the march of1944

Reggie

Reggie Report 4 Jul 2013 22:27

So, either birth could be your mother........that's a blow

The only way to find out for sure is to purchase the certs.................it's unlikely, I would have thought, that both had the second forename Ray.

Reggie

Reggie Report 4 Jul 2013 22:30

Parents of the one born 1926

Marriages Sep 1925 (>99%)
Peters Elsie M Thurlow Romford 4a 1401
Thurlow Leonard E Peters Romford 4a 1401

........and of the one born 1928

Marriages Sep 1927 (>99%)
Plummer Charlotte C Thurlow Romford 4a 1239
Thurlow Frederick J Plummer Romford 4a 1239

Reggie

Reggie Report 4 Jul 2013 22:33

You really should look in 'search all trees'