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Charles/Jack Norcott - Doncaster, England

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Laura Report 8 Feb 2024 18:11

Hi, I tried this once before (a few years ago) but it will not let me into that account.

I have been researching my Great Grandfather for a while now to try and get some answers for my Nana. Any help would be greatly appreciated!

Charles William Oliver Norcott - also known by Jack
Born: 29/01/1912 Lincolnshire, Yorkshire
Death: Unknown
Parents: Frederick James Norcott (1879-1975)
& Fanny Verge (1881-1975)

Married Florence Beryl Cynthia Whiteley (1936)
Children: Audrey (1937) & Wendy (1940) Norcott
Left his family 1944

Married Laura Cooper (1954)

Went to Canada around 1957 to set up home and was supposed to send for Laura

I have since been told he met a lady on the boat called Dorothy and married her, never sending for Laura?

My Nana is now 80 and never had any closure on what happened to her father so we are trying to fill in the gaps for her.

I have done a family tree on ancestry but after the marriage to Laura Cooper, Charles seems to disappear!


ErikaH Report 8 Feb 2024 18:27

Original thread still on here. Dated March 2021


greyghost Report 8 Feb 2024 23:28

Other thread

Shirley~I,m getting the hang of it

Shirley~I,m getting the hang of it Report 21 Feb 2024 10:40

Name Charles Norcott occ engineer
Residence Date 1972
Residence Place Norfolk; Haldimand, Ontario, Canada
Street Address J54
Electoral District Norfolk-Haldimand
Occupation F
Reference Number M-6161

With a mrs Dorothy Norcutt

Stiio there in 1974

Shirley~I,m getting the hang of it

Shirley~I,m getting the hang of it Report 21 Feb 2024 10:45

Canada has strick laws on personal information and births and deaths are usually subject ti a 100 year closure ,

So his death may not be online


ArgyllGran Report 21 Feb 2024 13:00

In Ontario (if that's where they continued to live) -
Birth records are released to the public after 104 years, marriages after 82 years, and deaths after 72 years. The following dates are open to the public:

Birth registrations: 1869-1917
Marriage registrations: 1801-1941
Death registrations: 1869-1951
Death registrations (overseas): 1939-1947


ErikaH Report 21 Feb 2024 13:13

Wouldn’t it be better to stick to the original thread? ;-) ;-)