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mark h gill

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stephen

stephen Report 5 Nov 2020 22:14

i have now deleted my original post but as i say marks half brother was born to lavender barber in the bahamas he has vague details he was adopted by an american couple from florida marks mother died some years later and is buried in portugal-stephen marden

ErikaH

ErikaH Report 5 Nov 2020 22:58

Why did you delete the info people took the trouble to find for you?

ArgyllGran

ArgyllGran Report 6 Nov 2020 09:24

The records you deleted related to Lavender (Elsie E Lavender J Barber) rather than to the half brother - but might have given someone a clue, you never know.

In case it helps anyone, from those records it looked as if the brother woud have been born in the first half of the 1950's. (1952-1955, perhaps)
However, there is no record of his birth online - at least on Ancestry.

ErikaH

ErikaH Report 6 Nov 2020 11:56

Advise Mark to put his tree on GR...............that's the only hope of any connection coming to light.

ErikaH

ErikaH Report 6 Nov 2020 12:08

Just for INFO

Births Dec 1921 (>99%)
Barber Elsie E L J Blake Thanet 2a 1763

NOT in any GR tree


Parents
Name: Harold Fredk Barber
Gender: Male
Rank: Pte
Record Type: Card
Death Date: 20 Mar 1921
Service Number: 200171
Title: WWI Pension Record Cards and Ledgers
Next of Kin:
Name Relation to Soldier
Harold Fredk Barber
Ethel Barber Widow


Marriages Dec 1920 (>99%)
Barber Harold F Blake Faversham 2a 2558
Blake Ethel Barber Faversham 2a 2558

ErikaH

ErikaH Report 6 Nov 2020 12:19

Again for info - as per AG's post

Name: Elsie Barber - intended future residence = England
Gender: Female
Age: 31
Birth Date: abt 1921
Departure Date: 10 Dec 1952
Port of Departure: Southampton, England
Destination Port: New York, USA
Ship Name: Caronia
Also travelling - ETHEL aged 66 - intended future residence - Bahamas

Last UK address 40 Queen Street, Haverhill

ErikaH

ErikaH Report 6 Nov 2020 12:21

No Bahamas birth record on FMP or familysearch