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Jane Burton

Birthplace County Durham Washington England

Biography

Name: Jane Burton nee Raine

Date and place of birth: 11th May 1893. Washington, County Durham, England.

Childhood: Jane’s parents had six children, although only three survived to adulthood

Parents: Thomas and Mary Raine

Parent’s occupations: Thomas was a miner

Marital status: Married to Peter Burton in 1921

Trivia: Jane worked at Morecambe (National Filling Factory No 13) in WW1, before coming to Gretna. In the 1970s. she was interviewed as part of a research project on people’s WW1 memories. The audio, transcription, and a photo of Jane are held in the Liddle Collection, University of Leeds.

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