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Full name of worker at H.M. Factory Gretna (and any other names they are known by) :George Paterson
Date and place of birth: 23rd February 1874, Annan, Dumfriesshire
Date and Place of Death: April 1927, Carlisle
Childhood: Only child , single mother
Parents: Maggie Paterson
Parents occupations: Not known
Schools / universities attended and years of attendance: N/K
Occupation: Baker then a tramway motorman
Place of residence at Gretna:N/K
Marital status: Married
Children: At least 5
Positions held: N/K
Trivia / any other information: N/k
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George Patterson 1874- 1927
George Paterson was born on 23rd February 1874 at Annan, Dumfriesshre, to Maggie Paterson.
1881- living at Closehead, Anna. Father an Irish farm labourer.
1891 – 36, Scott’s Street, Annan. An apprentice baker. Grandmother head of house. Mother unmarried
Q2 1897- married Margaret Isabella Chalmers at Carlisle
1901- 4 Hodgson’s Terrace, Stanwix, Carlisle. A journeyman baker
1911- 1 halfway House , London Road, Carlisle. A tramway motorman. 3 rooms. Married with 5 children.
WW1 – too old for military service. Employed at Gretna
1921- George, Margaret, Mary Jane and 9 others are listed in Carlisle. George an ex or retired Gretna worker
April 1927 – died aged 53 at Carlisle