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Dennis Clifton

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Phyllis Report 16 Sep 2019 20:54

Hi I am looking for my brother Dennis Clifton born 1946 in Chesterfield
Derbyshire England.


Shirley~I,m getting the hang of it

Shirley~I,m getting the hang of it Report 16 Sep 2019 21:20

Was he adopted

I see his birth and a brother and sister


ErikaH Report 17 Sep 2019 15:46

What have you done to try to find him?

When did you last have direct contact?

Nothing on freebmd to suggest adoption


ErikaH Report 17 Sep 2019 15:50

No birth on freebmd for a Phyllis with same surname details


ErikaH Report 17 Sep 2019 15:55


The mother of the three whose births are registered is named Phyllis

Marriages Mar 1937 (>99%)
Clifton Walter Drawwater Chesterfield 7b 1719
Drawwater Phyllis Clifton Chesterfield 7b 1719


11 Compton Street, Chesterfield R.D., Derbyshire, England
Walter Clifton 26 Jul 1891 Male Unemployed General Labourer Married 221 1
Phyllis Muir (Clifton) 17 Jun 1918 Female Unpaid Domestic Duties Married
One closed record Can't be any of the children on freebmd as none was born when 1939 register was taken


ErikaH Report 17 Sep 2019 16:03

From a tree on Ancestry -

Phyllis Drawwater
Spouse: Walter Clifton
Father: Unknown
Mother: Hannah Letitia Gray Drawwater
Children: Margaret**************************************************Not that I can find!
Birth: 17/06/1918 Chesterfield Derbyshire England
Death: 23/02/1993 Milton Keynes Buckinghamshire England

Death reg'n
Name: Phyllis Muir
Death Age: 74
Birth Date: 17 Jun 1918
Registration Date: Feb 1993
Registration district: Milton Keynes
Inferred County: Buckinghamshire
Register Number: A12B
District and Subdistrict: 3261A
Entry Number: 71


ErikaH Report 17 Sep 2019 16:05

Possible birth for OP on freebmd in Pershore with wrong maiden name given

If correct, the Clifton/Drawwater children are half-siblings to the OP


ErikaH Report 17 Sep 2019 16:10

This could be the 'closed' record in 1939

Births Sep 1918 (>99%)
Clifton Samuel W Smedley Chesterfield 7b 1119

A product of what appears to have been an earlier marriage for Walter

First name(s) WALTER
Last name CLIFTON
Marriage quarter 1
Marriage year 1918
Janet Smedley
Spouse's last name Smedley

Deaths Mar 1919 (>99%)
Clifton Janet E 23 Chesterfield 7b 1210
District Chesterfield


ErikaH Report 17 Sep 2019 16:21

First name(s) Hannah Letitia
Birth year 1898
Reference ASHB/69/122
Register office Chesterfield
Subdistrict Ashover
County Derbyshire

Last name Drawwater
Sex Female
Marriage year 1920
Parish All Saints
Place Heath
Spouse's first name James
Spouse's last name Nadin
County Derbyshire
Country England
Register Office 393

EIGHT legitimate offspring on freemd


ErikaH Report 17 Sep 2019 16:28

36 North Road,Holmewood, Chesterfield R.D., Derbyshire, England

Nadin household
(9 people)
First name(s) Last name(s) DOB Sex Occupation Marital status Schedule Schedule Sub Number
James Nadin 19 Jun 1898 Male Unemployed Labourer Married 79 1
Hannah L (A) Bradley (Nadin) 29 Jul 1898 Female Udd Married 79 2
Jemima Carter (Nadin) 08 Sep 1920 Female Udd Single 79 3
Godfrey Nadin 28 Jun 1922 Male Coal Miner Haulage Han Below Single 79 4
The record for this person is officially closed. Can I get around this?

Agnes M Fletcher (Jones,Nadin) 10 Sep 1927 Female School Single 79 6
The record for this person is officially closed. Can I get around this?

Roy Nadin 02 Sep 1932 Male School Single 79 8
Florence Nadin 29 Sep 1934 Female Under School Age Single 79 9


ErikaH Report 17 Sep 2019 16:33


First name(s) KENNETH
Last name CLIFTON
Gender Male
Birth day 27
Birth month 9
Birth year 1940
Age -
Death quarter 2
Death year 2006
District Sheffield
District number 0481G
Register number G69A
Entry number 280
Date of registration mm/yy 0506


ErikaH Report 27 Sep 2019 11:29

PM received.