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Alfred Heslop Crellin
Full name of worker at H.M. Factory Gretna (and any other names they are known by) :Alfred Heslop Crellin
Date and place of birth: 8th March 1887, Cleator, West Cumberland
Date and Place of Death: Q3 1945, Cockermouth Registration district
Childhood: 4th of 8
Parents: Alfred Philip Crellin and Janet Cranston nee Black
Parents occupations: Clerk to breadmill
Schools / universities attended and years of attendance: N/K
Occupation: Doctor’s groomsman when very young
Place of residence at Gretna:N/K
Marital status: Unmarried
Children: None known
Positions held: N/K
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Alfred Heslop Crellin 1887-1945
Alfred Heslop Crellin [Crellen] was born on 8th March 1887 at Cleator, Cumberland to Alfred Philip Crellin and Janet Cranston nee Black.
1891- living at 4 Ivy Cottages, Cleator . Father a foreman warehouseman. Alfred the youngest of 4 boys
1901- 3 Cleator Gate. Father clerk to ? breadmill. Alfred a doctor’s groomsman. Alfred the 4th of 8 children.
1911- Mother widowed living at 3 Cleator Gate. Alfred not present.
WW1 – employed at Gretna
1921 – Alfred, Janet Cranston, Herbert C and 3 others are on the record at Cleator. Alfred listed as an ex Gretna worker , single.
Three of his brothers emigrated to the US
Q3 1945 – died – Cockermouth registration district aged 58