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Full name of worker at H.M. Factory Gretna (and any other names they are known by) : Jacob Stewart
Date and place of birth: 1970, Rockland, Cummersdale, Carlisle
Date and Place of Death:July 1924 Carlisle
Childhood: Father a carter
Parents: Jacob and Hannah nee Wilkinson
Parents occupations: Carter
Schools / universities attended and years of attendance: N/K
Occupation: Tailor then a stableman for a grocer
Place of residence at Gretna: N/K
Marital status: Married
Children: At least 3 living
Positions held: N/K
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Jacob Stewart 1870-1924
Jacob Stewart was born at Rockland, Cummersdale, Carlisle in 1870 to Jacob and Hannah nee Wilkinson.
1881- living at 11, Cumming Street, Carlisle. Father a carter.
1891- Lodging at Church Street , Stanwix, Carlisle- a tailor’s apprentice.
1901- 2 ,Todd’s Court, Botchergate, Carlisle working as a tailor. Mother is widowed.
1909 Q3 married Mary Ann Ostell in Carlisle
1911 – at King Street, 2 rooms, had 1 child who died. Working as a stableman for a grocer. Wife working as a laundress in a public laundry.
1921 – listed as an ex Gretna worker having been too old for military service. Jacob, Mary Ann, Isabella and 2 others are on this record in Carlisle
July 1924 – died at Carlisle aged 54