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Joseph Bell Hayhurst
Full name of worker at H.M. Factory Gretna (and any other names they are known by) : Joseph Bell Hayhurst
Date and place of birth: 7th April 1893, Cummersdale near Carlisle
Date and Place of Death: 7th October 1953 , Carlisle
Childhood: Youngest of 8
Parents: William Silas and Margaret nee Bell
Parents occupations: Potato merchant
Schools / universities attended and years of attendance: N/K
Place of residence at Gretna: Carlisle
Marital status: Married in 1915
Children: 3 sons
Positions held: N/K
Trivia / any other information: Yes
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Joseph Bell Hayhurst 1893 -1953
Joseph Bell Hayhurst was born on 7th April 1893 to Margaret nee Bell and William Silas , a potato merchant at Cummersdale near Carlisle.
1891 his parents living at 1 Irving Place, Cummersdale.
1901 –55 Oswald St, Carlisle. Mother widowed aged 47. Joseph the youngest
1911-Blacksmith’s apprentice living at 38 Blackhall Rd, Carlisle. 4 rooms. Six adults in the house.
1915 Quarter 1 , married Margaret Donnelly at Carlisle .
Gretna years – living in Carlisle and being a heavy worker Joseph was employed at the Factory for some or all of the time.
1917 – son born
1918 – son John known as Jackie born . later to become Mayor of Carlisle 1969-1970 and receive an OBE. Listed on Wiki page of list of Carlisle Mayors
1921 – listed as an ex Gretna worker. He , Margaret and 1 other in the house in Carlisle. A third son born.
1939- 31 Warwick Street, Carlisle, blacksmith, heavy worker.
7th October 1953- died October.