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Jean Lyle

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Virginia

Virginia Report 8 Jun 2022 14:24

I am trying to trace my Aunt Jean Lyle. She was born 20 April 1934 in Battersea, London and was the daughter of James Lyle and Jane Ethel Long. She was an army nurse and the little bit off information that I have is that she married a Canadian army medic in Germany in May 1958. Husband was called John Thompson.

I would like to get her marriage certificate for my file but would like to know whereabouts in Canada they live now. I have tried to trace the marriage on the British overseas register but had no luck.

nameslessone

nameslessone Report 8 Jun 2022 14:31

She may not have registered the marriage with the British authorities. In that case it is probably either a German marriage or a Canadian service marriage.

Virginia

Virginia Report 8 Jun 2022 14:38

Do you know how I can trace a Canadian Service marriage or a German marriage?

nameslessone

nameslessone Report 8 Jun 2022 15:08

Have you asked ‘Google’?

greyghost

greyghost Report 8 Jun 2022 16:53

Is this your family - Jean presumably the closed record in 1939

Could you perhaps follow sibling lines to see if there is one you can contact and whether they know anything about your Aunt.

Births Dec 1889 (>99%)
Long Jane Ethel St. Geo. H. Sq. 1a 450

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Surname First name(s) Spouse District Vol Page
Marriages Dec 1918 (>99%)
Long Jane [E_] Lyle Wandsworth 1d 1319
Lyle James Long Wandsworth 1d 1319

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1939 Register
51 Alfreda Street, Battersea, Wandsworth, Battersea, London, England

First name(s) Last name(s) Birth date Sex Occupation Marital status Schedule Schedule sub number
Jane E Lyle 04 Oct 1890 Female Unpaid Domestic Duties Married 34 1
Robert Lyle 11 Apr 1923 Male Apprentice Draughtsman Engine Single 34 2
The record for this person is officially closed.

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Name: Mother's Maiden Surname:
LYLE, ROBERT LONG
GRO Reference: 1923 J Quarter in WANDSWORTH Volume 01D Page 855

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Surname First name(s) Mother District Vol Page
Births Jun 1934 (>99%)
Lyle Jean Long Battersea 1D 509

Numerous other possible births 1919 -1934 Wandsworth, Lambeth, Battersea

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1921 Census Of England & Wales transcript

First name(s) Last name Birth year Birth place Parish Registration district County
Sidney Lyle 1920 Battersea, London, England Battersea Wandsworth London, Surrey

Sidney, James, Jane and 3 others are on this record

greyghost

greyghost Report 8 Jun 2022 16:57

Try contacting - https://www.qarancassociation.org.uk - the Queen Alexandra Royal Army Nursing Corps Association

Your Aunt may be or have been an Association member or someone who knew her might.