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Mather- Derby

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Jeanette Report 1 Sep 2011 08:25

Hi i am looking for any family of Sylvia Mather nee Eyre in Derby. thanks Jeanette


GlitterBaby Report 1 Sep 2011 08:38

The marriage took place in 1928


Flick Report 1 Sep 2011 09:13

Start by looking for possible births in the marriage.............

Look on here in search trees to find whether anyone else on GR is researching this person


Jeanette Report 1 Sep 2011 18:11

Thanks for your responses. I am looking for living relatives born to Sylvia Mather or her descendants. thanks again Jeanette


Flick Report 2 Sep 2011 10:10

Have you followed up on the info sent by PM?

There are several places you can search...........


Search trees on here, as advised previously

BT phone book


Emma Report 31 Jan 2020 16:28

also looking for details of sylvia mather nee eyre my birth grandmother my mum was adopted and the last child of 6


Emma Report 31 Jan 2020 16:30

Seaching for Doreen Thomas Nee Mather Approx age 83, Also Brothers Gerald, Keith and David Mather, Possibly Cook as Mother Remarried. All Over 70, Derby Area, Mother Sylvia Mather Possibly Cook Nee Eyre) Deceased 1963, Father Alfred Mather Deceased 1984, Possible Step Father Cyril Cook. In Box Me If you know these people around Derbyshire, Regarding Adoption of a Sibling in 1951. If your In Derbyshire Please Share, If these could be your parents, grandparents, aunts or uncles.


Rambling Report 31 Jan 2020 18:20

Emma, Jeanette is no longer a member and can't be connected via the message system unfortunately.

Advice as above to search trees, freebmd etc

for ref anyone helping poss marriage of Sylvia M Mather 1957 to Cook, but there is no middle initial given on the marriage of Sylvia Eyre to Mather 1928


Rambling Report 31 Jan 2020 18:24

Births of all Eyre/Mather children on


ErikaH Report 1 Feb 2020 08:49

You can't 'share’ on here. This isn’t like Facebook


ErikaH Report 1 Feb 2020 10:42

If you look at freebmd, you'll get accurate info about birth years


ErikaH Report 1 Feb 2020 15:49

Name: Sylvia May Eyre
Registration Year: 1909
Registration Quarter: Oct-Nov-Dec
Registration district: Belper
Inferred County: Derbyshire
Volume: 7b
Page: 691


Name: Sylvia May Cyre
[Sylvia May Eyre]
Age in 1911: 1
Estimated birth year: abt 1910
Relation to Head: Granddaughter
Gender: Female
Birth Place: Alfreton, Derbyshire, England
Civil Parish: Ripley
County/Island: Derbyshire
Country: England
Street address: 5 Providence, St, Ripley, Derbyshire
Registration district: Belper
Registration District Number: 436
Sub-registration district: Ripley
ED, institution, or vessel: 04
Piece: 20975
Household Members:
Name Age
Mary Ann Nally 57
Charles Nally 18
Sylvia May Cyre 1

Name: Mary Ann Leam
Gender: Female
Age: 21
Birth Date: 1855
Marriage Date: 8 May 1876
Marriage Place: Heage,Derby,England
Father: Charles Leam
Spouse: Francis Joseph Nally

Name: Francis Jospeh Nally
Estimated birth year: abt 1854
Registration Year: 1908
Registration Quarter: Jul-Aug-Sep
Age at Death: 54
Registration district: Belper

Marriages Jun 1909 (>99%)
EYRE William Belper 7b 1385
NALLY Emma Belper 7b 1385

Name: Emma Eyre
Estimated birth year: abt 1887
Registration Year: 1910
Registration Quarter: Jul-Aug-Sep
Age at Death: 23
Registration district: Belper

Name: William Eyre
Age in 1911: 26
Estimated birth year: abt 1885
Relation to Head: Son
Gender: Male
Birth Place: Alfreton
Civil Parish: Alfreton
County/Island: Derbyshire
Country: England
Street address: Buxton Terrace Alfreton Derbys
Marital status: Widowed
Occupation: Coal Miner Hewer
Registration district: Belper
Registration District Number: 436
Sub-registration district: Alfreton
ED, institution, or vessel: 01
Piece: 20989
Household Members:
Name Age
Edward Eyre 41
Elezabeth Eyre 56
Jane Eyre 29
William Eyre 26
Gertrude Eyre 20
Albert Eyre 18
Raymond Eyre 2


Emma Report 10 Feb 2020 14:47

thanks have all that info but that is a different family to this one x


ErikaH Report 10 Feb 2020 16:09

First name(s) ROY WILLIAM
Last name MATHER
Gender Male
Birth day 22
Birth month 7
Birth year 1929
Age -
Death quarter 4
Death year 1984
District Derby
Register number 1084
County Derbyshire
Volume 6
Page 489

Gerald married in 1957


ErikaH Report 10 Feb 2020 17:51

Unless you get/have a copy of the 1928 marriage cert for her age and her father's details, not sure how you can hope to accurately identify Sylvia


ArgyllGran Report 12 Feb 2020 17:47

Doreen S Mather (born in Derby 1931) married Philip Thomas in 1948 in Derby.

Gerald A, 1936
Roy W, 1929
Keith W, 1945
David 1948
Carole 1951

Sylvia married Cyril Cook in 1957 .

Doreen S Thomas was at an address in Belper until at least 2008.

?? Death of the Sylvia born Dec qr 1909 (birth posted by Erika )

Sylvia M Cook
in the England & Wales, Civil Registration Death Index, 1916-2007
Name: Sylvia M Cook
Death Age: 53
Birth Date: abt 1910
Registration Date: Apr 1963
[May 1963]
[Jun 1963]
Registration Quarter: Apr-May-Jun
Registration district: Derby
Inferred County: Derbyshire
Volume: 3a
Page: 304


ErikaH Report 12 Feb 2020 17:54

Emma says the family I posted isn't right, so until she comes back with proof of the 'right' family I won't be doing any more to try to assist

Unless she has marriage cert(s) there is no way of knowing...............................