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James Bagot

Police constable
Date of Birth: April 20, 1869


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


Gender: Male

Date and Place of Birth: 20th April 1869, Pilling, Fleetwood, Lancashire

Date and Place of Death:  July 1929, Fylde Registration District

Nationality: British


Childhood: Second of at least 3 children.

Parents: William and Ann nee Cross

Parent’s occupations: Agricultural labourer


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


Occupation: Police constable/ licensed victualler/insurance agent


Place of residence at Gretna: Factory Police Camp

Job title at Gretna: Police constable


Marital status: Married Ruth Marion

Children: Three

Travels: N/K

Awards/recognitions: N/K


Trivia / any other information:

James Bagot was born at Pilling, Fleetwood, Lancashire on 20th April 1869 to William and Ann nee Cross.


1881 – living at Duck Street, Pilling. Middle of 3 children. Father an agricultural labourer.


23rd October 1895 married Ruth Marion Lewtas in Blackpool. James a police constable of South King Street, Blackpool.


1901 – James a licensed victualler living at 32 Gallingate Street, Blackburn, Lancashire.


1911 – 65 Cocker Street, Blackpool. An insurance agent. 6 rooms. Has had 6 children, 3 survived.


WW1 too old for active military service. Employed at H M Factory, Gretna as a police constable living at the Factory Police Camp.


1921 – James, Ruth Marion, William Lewtas and 2 others are on the record in Fylde district. They had 3 sons.


July 1929 died Fylde registration district aged 60




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