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John Paisley

Birthplace Carlisle Place of Death Carlisle


Full name of worker at H.M. Factory Gretna (and any other names they are known by) : John Paisley
Gender: Male
Date and place of birth: May 1894, Carlisle
Date and Place of Death: September 1931, Carlisle
Nationality: British
Childhood: Eldest of 3
Parents: Hector and Eliza Jane
Parents occupations: Plasterer
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Mini Biography

John Paisley 1894-1931

John Paisley was born in May 1894 at Carlisle, Cumberland to Hector and Eliza Jane nee Watters

1901 – at 3 Melbourne Court, Carlisle. Father a plasterer. Mother a Fancy Shop Keeper – own account. John eldest of 3 children. B/B/G

1903 – father died

1908-half sister born

6th July 1918 – discharged with a disability from military service

Employed at Gretna

1921-John and Annie on the record in Carlisle. John listed as an ex Gretna worker

September 1931 – died in Carlisle aged 37

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