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Ernest Dalgliesh

Birthplace Carlisle Place of Death Carlisle


Full name of worker at H.M. Factory Gretna (and any other names they are known by) : Ernest Dalgliesh
Gender: Male
Date and place of birth: 1898, Carlisle, Cumberland
Date and Place of Death: April 1938, Carlisle
Nationality: British
Childhood: Youngest of 4
Parents: Robert and Mary Eleanor
Parents occupations: Sheep dealer
Schools / universities attended and years of attendance: N/K
Occupation: Not known
Place of residence at Gretna: Not known
Marital status: Married
Children: Not known
Travels: N/K
Awards/recognitions: N/K
Positions held: N/K
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Ernest Dalgliesh 1898- 1938
Ernest Dalgliesh was born in Carlisle in 1898 to Robert and Mary Eleanor nee ?
1911 – 22 Church Stree, Stanwix, Carlisle. 4 rooms .Father a sheep dealer . Youngest of 4 children. G/B/G/B
WW1 employed at Gretna – too young for military service
1921 – Ernest, Robert and Mary Cleanor ( Eleanor ) are on the record for Carlisle. Ernest listed as an ex Gretna worker
January 1929 married Mary Annie Morley in Carlisle
April 1938, died Carlisle aged 40

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