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Harry Elisha StockfordHut keeper
Full name of worker at H.M. Factory Gretna (and any other names they are known by): Harry Elisha Stockford
Date and Place of Birth: 1870. Westham, Essex.
Date and Place of Death: 28th April 1920. 16 Church view, Norton, Lancashire.
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.
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