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family in liverpool

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Janet

Janet Report 21 Aug 2013 15:03

hi my name is Janet Morris nee knight
my dad (Dennis r knight) and his brother frank j knight were born in Portsmouth they moved to Liverpool when they were very young to cut a long story short i am looking for franks family his wife was auntie win his children are frank Christine Joan ( and Gillian she passed away while on holiday ) i know there still live in Liverpool and maybe still round the areas of Thornton and Crosby
any help would be great

thanks Janet
21/8/2013

PricklyHolly

PricklyHolly Report 21 Aug 2013 16:20

Hi Janet

What was Dennis and Frank's mothers maiden name?

KathleenBell

KathleenBell Report 21 Aug 2013 16:49

Was your father born in 1929? If he was then there is the birth of a brother Frank with two middle initials - Frank J. L. Knight. He married someone called Mary W. McLaughlin so she may have used her middle name if you knew her as Win. There are births for the children you mention with this maiden name for the mother.

There is this death (although it only gives one middle initial but the date of birth would be right):-


Name: KNIGHT, Frank James
Registration district: Liverpool
County: Lancashire
Year of registration: 1984
Month of registration: October
Date of birth: 26 March 1921
Volume no: 36
Page no: 1309
Reg no: 1084

This death could also be a possibility for Win:-


Name: KNIGHT, Mary Winifred
Registration district: Preston & South Ribble
County: Lancashire
Year of registration: 1999
Month of registration: July
Date of birth: 19 July 1921
District no: 5881D
Reg no: D54C
Ent no: 131
DOR: 799

Kath. x

PricklyHolly

PricklyHolly Report 21 Aug 2013 17:06

There is a marriage for Christine to a Hedley B Carter.

They appear on the 2012-2013 Electoral Roll.

Janet

Janet Report 21 Aug 2013 19:41

thats brillant thank you i will check out with the bit of information i have

thanks again
janet

PricklyHolly

PricklyHolly Report 21 Aug 2013 19:57

Good luck Janet.

Prickles. x

Janet

Janet Report 7 Nov 2013 16:05

thank you for your help i think winny was still alive in 2001 i need to get dates sorted

many thanks :-)

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The death posted fits with this birth:

Births Sep 1921 (>99%)
McLaughlin Mary W Hankin W.Derby 8b 472

What makes you think she was alive in 2001?

Rose