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Alison Davidson Wilson
Full name of worker at H.M. Factory Gretna (and any other names they are known by) :Alison Davidson Wilson
Date and place of birth: 25th November 1886, Carlisle
Date and Place of Death: 5th April 1972 ,193 Newtown Rd, Carlisle
Nationality: Scottish parents
Childhood: Eldest of 8, 6 surviving
Parents: Thomas and Agnes nee Jardine
Parents occupations: Railway engine fireman the driver
Schools / universities attended and years of attendance: N/K
Occupation: Baker and confectioner
Place of residence at Gretna: Not known
Marital status: Unmarried
Children: None known
Positions held: N/K
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Alison Davidson Wilson 1886-1972
Alison Davidson Wilson was born on 25th November 1886 in Carlisle to Thomas and Agnes nee Jardine. Both parents Scottish.
1881 both parents were in Scotland. Father a locomotive fireman. Mother living in Barony, Glasgow.
1891-living at Glasgow Barony, father railway engine driver.
1901- 106, Eastfield St, Maryhill, Glasgow. Father an “engine driver rail.”
1911 -16 Grosvenor Gardens, Carlisle. Father a railway engine driver . 8 children born. 6 living. 3 youngest born in Glasgow. Alison eldest. G/G/G/G/B/G. Living in 5 rooms.
1921- Alison, Thomas, Agnes plus 4 other living in Carlisle. Alison an ex Gretna worker possibly as a Baker.
1939-201 Newtown Rd, Carlisle .Confectioner bread and cake , heavy work.
5th April 1972 died at 193 Newtown Rd, Carlisle aged 86.