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Christopher Trippier

Date of Birth: July 2, 1886


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


Gender: Male

Date and Place of Birth: 2nd July 1886, Oswaldtwistle, Accrington, Lancashire

Date and Place of Death:  March 1951, Nelson, Lancashire


Nationality: British


Childhood: 4th of 5 children

Parents: Joseph and Mary nee Davonport

Parent’s occupations: Cotton engineer


Schools / universities attended and years of attendance: N/K


Occupation: Weaver / Chargeman at Gretna

Place of residence at Gretna: 3F East, Gretna

Job title at Gretna: Chargeman


Marital status: Married Elizabeth Webster


Children: 1 daughter.

Travels: N/K

Awards/recognitions: N/K


Trivia / any other information:

Christopher Trippier was born on 2nd July 1886 at Oswaldtwistle, Lancashire to Joseph and Mary nee Davonport.


1891- – living at 9 Pickles Street, Church. Father an engineer -cotton. Christopher the 4th of 5 children


1901- 20 Cobden Street, Padiham, Lancashire. Father an engineer. Christopher a weaver.


July 1910- married Elizabeth Webster at Burnley, Lancashire.


1911 – 3 Mitton Street, Padiham. 4 rooms. Both Christopher and his wife are weavers.


WW1 employed. At H M Factory Gretna as a chargeman living at 3F East, Gretna (Electoral register)


1921 – Christopher, Elizabeth and daughter Annie are on the record in Burnley.


1939- Lanside, Burnley, cotton weaver


March 1951 died at Nelson, Lancashire aged 65




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