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Isabel Gertrude Beattie

Full name of worker at H.M. Factory Gretna (and any other names they are known by): Isabel Gertrude Beattie

Gender: Female

Date and Place of Birth: 17/08/1894 Carlisle, Cumberland (1) (2)

Date and Place of Death: 22/06/1966 , Law Hospital, Carluke (2)

Nationality: British

Biography

Childhood: In 1901 she lived at 40, King Street, Carlisle, with her family.…

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Margaret Jane Tuke

Full name of worker at H.M. Factory Gretna (and any other names they are known by) :
Margaret ( Madge ) Jane Easterbroook nee Tuke. Sister of Evelyn Tuke who also worked at H M Factory Gretna
Gender: Female
Date and place of birth
5th March 1889 Hamilton, Scotland
Date and Place of Death:  5th January 1925 Maryport, Cumbria
Nationality:  English
Childhood: Moved around a lot – her father worked on the Ayrshire, Yorkshire and Cumberland coal fields
Parents: John Henry Tuke and Mary Helena nee Wills
Parents occupations: Coal miner
Schools / universities attended and years of attendance:  None known
Occupation: Munitionette
Place of residence at Gretna:  Not known
Marital status: Married
Children: 5 boys .…