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Julietta Gifford Coltart 

Date of Birth: October 7, 1884 Date of Death: October 23, 1961


Full name of worker at H.M. Factory Gretna (and any other names they are known by): Julietta/Juliette/Julia Gifford Coltart


Gender: Female

Date and Place of Birth: 7th October 1884, Lockerbie, Dumfriesshire 

Date and Place of Death: 23rd October 1961, Fleet, Hampshire  

Nationality: Scottish


Childhood: 3rd of at least 8 children  


Parents: William and Elizabeth nee Gifford 


Parent’s occupations: Boot and shoemaker  


Schools / universities attended and years of attendance: Qualified as a nurse in Edinburgh pre 1916.


Occupation: Nurse


Place of residence at Gretna: 20 P East, Gretna  


Job title at Gretna: Nurse


Marital status: Unmarried


Children: N/K

Travels: N/K


Awards/recognitions: N/K


Trivia / any other information:

Julietta/Juliette/Julia Gifford Coltart was born on 7th October 1884 at Lockerbie, Dumfriesshire to William, a boot maker, and Elizabeth nee Gifford.   


1891- living at Crawford, Lockerbie. Father a boot maker. Julietta the 3rd of 8 children.  


1901- 6 Murieston Terrace, Edinburgh. Listed as Julia. Aged 16, a chocolate worker.  


December 1916- April 1916 – private nursing at 26 Chalmers Street Edinburgh (Scottish Nursing register)  


September 1917 – December 1919 – employed as a nurse at Munition Factory, Gretna and living at 20 P East, Gretna (Scottish Nursing Register and Electoral Register)  


1921 – Perth, Scotland  


1939 – Hospital nurse, Esher, Surrey 


1945 – living in Lewisham – electoral register  


23rd October 1961, died at Lord Mayor Orthopedic Hospital, Fleet, Hampshire of 11 Beach Ride, Fleet. Aged 77 




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