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Agnes Helen Webster
Full name of worker at H.M. Factory Gretna (and any other names they are known by): Agnes Helen Webster
Date and Place of Birth: 02/03/1899, Burnfoot, Biel Estate, East Lothian
Date and Place of Death: 5th February 1964
Childhood: Had 2 sisters, Isabella and Mary, and a brother, John
Parents: Archibald Webster and Marion Webster
Parent’s occupations: In the 1901 and 1911 census Archibald was working as a rabbit catcher. Between 1916 & 1920 Marion was working as a general worker/dairymaid for farmer John Dow, Brotherstone Farm, Merton, Berwick. Marion died 3rd Nov 1939 aged 72 years, Archibald died 21st June 1911 age 63 years.
Occupation: Probably in Domestic Service (on marriage register in 1930 she worked as a tablemaid)
Place of residence at Gretna: N/K
Job title at Gretna: N/K
Marital status: Married Robert Bathgate Denholm in 1930.
Children: Agnes and Robert had 2 sons, Robert Bathgate Denholm born 1933 North Berwick &
John Webster Denholm born 1935 North Berwick
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- Agnes Helen Webster – Gretna Girls – Devils Porridge Museum