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Harry Elisha Stockford

Hut keeper


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


Gender: Male

Date and Place of Birth: 1870. Westham, Essex.

Date and Place of Death:  28th April 1920. 16 Church view, Norton, Lancashire.

Nationality: British


Childhood: Harry was born in a rural village, Syresham, Brackley, Northamshire. He had two sisters and one brother. He was the fourth born. 

Parents: Father: Elisha Stockford. Born c1847 

                Mother: Ann Stockford Born: c1815 


Parent’s occupations: Both were agricultural workers


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


Occupation: Railway Constructors Labourer.


Place of residence at Gretna: Butterdales Eastriggs.

Job title at Gretna: Hut keeper.


Marital status: Married Lizzie Stockford.


Children: They had seven children. Three sons, and 4 daughters.

Travels: His work meant that he traveled extensively in the UK.


Awards/recognitions: N/K


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