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John J HastwellPolice constable
Full name of worker at H.M. Factory Gretna (and any other names they are known by): John J Hastwell
Date and Place of Birth: 1864, Dalston, Cumberland
Date and Place of Death: 1940, Border District, possibly Hayton near Brampton
Parents: Thomas and Sarah nee Burrell
Parent’s occupations: Gamekeeper
Schools / universities attended and years of attendance: N/K
Occupation: Police Segeant
Place of residence at Gretna: Factory Police Camp, Eastriggs
Job title at Gretna: Police Segeant
Marital status: Married Elizabeth
Trivia / any other information:
John J Hastwell was born in Dalston, Carlisle during Q1 1864 to Thomas and Sarah nee Burrell.
1871- living at Bolton Gate Head, High Bolton, near Wigton, Cumberland. Father a gamekeeper.
1881- living at the same address. Father a game keeper and John a game watcher
29th October 1890 – joined Manchester City Police (Manchester Police Records) listed as single.
1890/91- married Elizabeth.
1901- 3, Thompson Street, Ardwick, Manchester. Police constable.
1911- 54 Old Elm Street, Ardwick, Manchester. 4 rooms No children. Police constable.
WW1 – employed as a police sergeant at H M Factory Gretna, living at Factory Police Camp, Eastriggs (electoral register)
1921 -John and Elizabeth are on the record in Hayton near Brampton, Cumberland
Q1 1940- died aged 76 in the Border registration district.