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jennifer morton [adopted when a baby ]

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Margaret Mary Elliot

Margaret Mary Elliot Report 11 Aug 2013 12:29

my aunt [fathers sister Ivy Morton and Husband Thomas Morton] and uncle tom adopted this baby around 1944 give or take four years ,after loosing a baby during the war. Jennifer became a successful violinist ,attended royal school of music London.last we heard she was in an orchestra in Holland . the family lived at Severn Kings near London can anyone help [she must be in her early 70s regards margaret

patchem

patchem Report 11 Aug 2013 12:47

When did you last hear of her?

When your uncle and aunt died, did she attend the funeral, or put notices in the papers etc, possibly with a married name?

Shirley~I,m getting the hang of it

Shirley~I,m getting the hang of it Report 11 Aug 2013 13:52

Do you have any dates for Ivy and Thomas? plus an area

SylviaInCanada

SylviaInCanada Report 12 Aug 2013 05:45

IF she was a successful violinists .......... have you tried GOOGLING her name????


That would be the first thing that I would do.

Margaret Mary Elliot

Margaret Mary Elliot Report 13 Aug 2013 13:09

Thankyou all for your help,She lived in severn kings Ilford .Attend royal college of music in the early 50s .Was lead violinist for the youth orchestra ,then many years passed she moved to Holland from then I know nothing [ I am sorry I am not much help ] Regards Margaret

Margaret Mary Elliot

Margaret Mary Elliot Report 13 Aug 2013 13:09

Thankyou all for your help,She lived in severn kings Ilford .Attend royal college of music in the early 50s .Was lead violinist for the youth orchestra ,then many years passed she moved to Holland from then I know nothing [ I am sorry I am not much help ] Regards Margaret

Shirley~I,m getting the hang of it

Shirley~I,m getting the hang of it Report 13 Aug 2013 13:59

its possible she may have been the informant on one of her parents death certs have you checked that out?

patchem

patchem Report 13 Aug 2013 18:25

What was Ivy's maiden name and place and year of birth?

Thanks

Margaret Mary Elliot

Margaret Mary Elliot Report 16 Aug 2013 13:47

ivys maiden name was Morton ,birth year 1905 or 06 born in Northumberland and married her cousin Thomas Morton [he was maths master at Ilford grammar school.after the war .[ he played the piano all classical music ] regards margaret

Reggie

Reggie Report 16 Aug 2013 14:00

I can't see a marriage to match what you have posted

..........nor is there any birth in Northumberland for an Ivy Morton

Who was your father?

When and where was he born?

EDIT:

Was he Henry W?

Were you born in Swansea?

Reggie

Reggie Report 16 Aug 2013 14:11

Death

Name: MORTON, Henry Whittaker
Registration district: [?] Delyn
County: Flintshire
Year of registration: 1981
Quarter of registration: Jan-Feb-Mar
Date of Birth:25 March 1903
Volume no: 24
Page no: 0235
------------------------------------------------------------

1911 census

Person: MORTON, Henry Whittaker Address: South View Cramlington Colliery Cramlington

MORTON, George Head Married M 35 1876 Colliery Mechanical Engineer Rothbury Northumberland VIEW
MORTON, Emily Wife Married9 years F 37 1874 Heslington York City VIEW
MORTON, Henry Whittaker Son M 8 1903 School Chester Le Street Durham VIEW
MORTON, Mary Ivy Knox Daughter F 5 1906 Crosscanonby Cumberland VIEW
MORTON, Monica Daughter F 1 1910 Seghill Northumberland VIEW
HOPWOOD, Annie Servant Single F 29 1882 General Servant Domestic York City

Reggie

Reggie Report 16 Aug 2013 14:11

Marriages Dec 1938 (>99%)

Morton Mary I K Morton Don Valley 9c 2185
Morton Thomas A A Morton Don Valley 9c 2185

Reggie

Reggie Report 16 Aug 2013 14:14

Death

Name: MORTON, Mary Ivy K
Registration district: Swindon
County: Wiltshire
Year of registration: 1994
Month of registration: June
Date of Birth:27 March 1906
District no: 7961C
Reg no: C42B
Ent no: 283
DOR: 694

Births Dec 1915 (>99%)
Morton Thomas A A Cawkwell Sculcoates 9d 198


Death
Name: MORTON, Thomas Albert A
Registration district: Bradford
County: Yorkshire
Year of registration: 2005
Month of registration: November
Date of Birth:13 October 1915
District no: 0811A
Reg no: A70A
Ent no: 026
DOR: 1105

Reggie

Reggie Report 16 Aug 2013 16:57

Buy the 2005 death cert.......find out who the informant was

Margaret Mary Elliot

Margaret Mary Elliot Report 20 Aug 2013 12:53

reggie .the 1911 census contains all my near relatives ,including my father henry whittaker Morton M B E . aunty ivy and uncle tom [cousins] married during the war ,lost a daughter ,then adopted Jennifer .I am sorry I have not answered your notes ,but have been away. regards mgt

Reggie

Reggie Report 20 Aug 2013 13:58

Your only chance of finding anything is to buy the 2005 death cert.............

Did you know the correct names for these people when you posted your request?

Margaret Mary Elliot

Margaret Mary Elliot Report 7 Oct 2013 14:50

dear reggie ,sorry having not been in touch [home problems] have now found out jennifers married name it is Ileri has husband Kaya and son Adam ,they live in Holland but have no address can you help . They were both violinist in the philamonic orchestrea over in Holland would love to get in touch again thankyou margaret