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1939 register Help locating Hornby

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Sylann Report 29 Aug 2019 16:58

Thank you I've sent them a message


ArgyllGran Report 29 Aug 2019 15:32

About Fairey Aviation:

and their brass band:

Maybe the band has archives and could tell you if he played for them ?

Contact form:


Sylann Report 29 Aug 2019 12:29

Just to catch up I've had a word with my 2nd Cousin The marriage for James in 1958 to Pauline Keating is right he's her eldest brother

and No James wasn't in France he worked in the aviation industry possibly fairy aviation and possibly played in their brass band, so he was in a reserved occupation

she was born 1945 and she doesn't know anything really about the her paternal side of the family


Sylann Report 26 Aug 2019 09:30

I saw that marriage I'm hoping to get in touch with a relative actually Judith so I'll ask her about the missing years

Than you

Shirley~I,m getting the hang of it

Shirley~I,m getting the hang of it Report 26 Aug 2019 08:40

As the family seemed to have migrated to Stockport there’s a marriage for a James s in 1958 to a Pauline keating

Details on freebmd

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Click ADD REPLY button - not this link! Report 26 Aug 2019 06:40

Do you think they left to country for a while? There's a gap of over 10 years between Philip and Judith.



Sylann Report 25 Aug 2019 19:18

Thank you for looking yes I realise the children will be blocked a couple have died thought their might have been a chance Fanny's parents were Jabez Allsopp 1837-1936 mother Fanny Evans Green 1871-1931 both Manchester.

It's so annoying when people just seem to disappear


ErikaH Report 25 Aug 2019 18:33

The children will be ‘blocked’, as you know, Sylann


greyghost Report 25 Aug 2019 18:24

As it looks like James S died 1983 Stockport RD then is this Fanny as Frances Hornby

England & Wales Deaths 1837-2007

First name(s) FRANCES
Last name HORNBY
Gender Unknown
Birth day 4
Birth month 3
Birth year 1908
Age -
Death quarter 4
Death year 1978
District Stockport
County Cheshire
Volume 39
Page 1385

Still not seeing her


greyghost Report 25 Aug 2019 18:16

Not seeing them. What year was Fanny born - is it that Q2 1908 Prestwich birth mmn Evans? Or when/where did she die - possible dob will show

James may have already been away in the Forces so wouldn't be recorded and if the children didn't die until after 1990-ish or are still alive ( as I think you know) they will not be open records unless their death is known and has been proved.


Sylann Report 25 Aug 2019 17:23

I have a family which I can't find in the 1939 register hoping that more eyes might find them
James Sylvester Hornby born 13 Oct 1907-1983( Stockport) in Manchester Lancashire married 1930 Chorlton on Medlock Manchester to Fanny Allsopp They had James Sylvester 1831 Lawrenda 1932=2006,Muriel 1933-2010,Philip 1936 all born Manchester, then Judith 1945 in Macclesfield Cheshire

Thank you