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David Report 6 Dec 2017 11:32

hi trying to find a divorce for my father and his first wife
Kathleen Hilda streeter and William leach where married in Tonbridge in 1948 i think i have found a second marriage for Kathleen to a earnest Clifton ? so there must be a divorce many thanks


Nyx Report 6 Dec 2017 11:37

Info here on what might be available


+++DetEcTive+++ Report 6 Dec 2017 11:39

The MC would say if a divorce had taken place, so that may be the best place to start.

Marriages Dec 1958 (>99%)
CLIFTON Ernest E LEACH Tonbridge 5b 1550
LEACH Kathleen H CLIFTON Tonbridge 5b 1550

Less than 0.02% of case files after 1937 have survived. See the following link which also tells you how to request a copy of a decree absolute. It won't give the 'grounds' for the divorce.


PricklyHolly Report 6 Dec 2017 11:42

Births Sep 1919 (>99%)
Streeter Kathleen H Williams Malling 2a 1272

Kathleen Hilda Clifton in the England & Wales, Civil Registration Death Index, 1916-2007
Name: Kathleen Hilda Clifton
Death Age: 58
Birth Date: 1 Aug 1919
Registration Date: Mar 1978
Registration district: Tonbridge
Inferred County: Kent
Volume: 16
Page: 2641


PricklyHolly Report 6 Dec 2017 11:50

Kathleen Cliton (Leach,Streeter) on the 1939 Register

(I have edited this record so that it makes sense)

Streeter Household (8 People) 6 Golden Garden Sign Post Field , Tonbridge R.D., Kent, England

Kathleen Clifton (Leach,Streeter) 01 Aug 1919 Female Incapacitated Single 179 6
Richard W Streeter 29 Apr 1883 Male Road Man Married 179 1
Fanny Streeter 17 Jul 1883 Female Unpaid Domestic Duties Married 179 2
Emily Jane Morgan (Streeter) 16 Apr 1910 Female Factory ? Sorter Single 179 3
Sorry, this record is officially closed.
Winifred N Reynolds (Streeter) 01 Aug 1919 Female Factory Hand Edge Single 179 5
Sorry, this record is officially closed.
Sorry, this record is officially closed.

Kathleen was a twin....

Births Sep 1919 (>99%)
Streeter Kathleen H Williams Malling 2a 1272
Streeter Winifred N Williams Malling 2a 1272


David Report 12 Dec 2017 13:59

Thank you all for your help best wishes David