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Full name of worker at H.M. Factory Gretna (and any other names they are known by) : George Lowes
Date and place of birth: 14th July 1897, Sebergham near Wigton, carlisle
Date and Place of Death: Quarter 4 1979, Carlisle
Childhood: 5th of 6 surviving
Parents: John and Johanna nee Carruthers
Parents occupations: Farmer
Schools / universities attended and years of attendance: N/K
Occupation: General labourer
Place of residence at Gretna:N/K
Marital status: Married
Children: Not known
Positions held: N/K
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George Lowes 1897-1979
George Lowes was born at Sebergham , Near Wigton, Cumberland, on 14th July 1897 to John and Johanna [Anna] nee Carruthers.
1901- living at Hazel Gill, Sebergham. Father a hind for a farm ( farm servant). George the youngest of 4 children. G/G/B/B
1911—living at Rosley, Thursby near Wigton, 6 rooms. & children born and 6 survived. Father now a farmer.
1921 – living in Dalston and listed as an ex Gretna worker. George, John, Ann and 1 other are on the record
Married someone called Mary after 1921
1939- living at 8 Chatsworth Square, Carlisle. A builder’s labourer. His wife Mary , dob 09/11/07 is a caretaker.
1979 Quarter 4, died in Carlisle aged 82