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william edwards

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teresa

teresa Report 16 Aug 2013 23:32

trying to find relatives of william edwards born 1907 in saltley in aston birmingham i am led to believe he went to live in london. he was married with 2 daughters. have photo of him holding a lion cub, he was supposed to have had a job with the circus. :-)

patchem

patchem Report 17 Aug 2013 06:50

Have you checked to see if anyone on here has him in their tree?

William Edwards is a fairly common name, so trying to track him would be fairly difficult.

Have you got his exact date of birth, and who gave you the information about the daughters and the circus job?

Thank-you

Added:
Which one??
Births Mar 1904
EDWARDS William Aston 6d 228
EDWARDS William Aston 6d 249
EDWARDS William Frank Aston 6d 433
Births Jun 1904
Edwards William Aston 6d 403
Edwards William Aston 6d 428
Births Dec 1904
Edwards William Frederick Aston 6d 318

Added:
I looked for births in 1904, the poster shows 1907, was I just mis-reading the post, or have they returned and edited?

Free bmd does not give any births in Aston in 1907.

Reggie

Reggie Report 17 Aug 2013 09:46

What is your connection?

What else do you know about him?

Do you know his exact DOB? It would help when searching for his death..................if he died after 1969