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Lilian Davidson


Full name of worker at H.M. Factory Gretna (and any other names they are known by) : Lilian (Lily) Davidson 

Gender: Female 


Date and Place of Birth: 17th April 1890, Mossknowe Lodge, Kirkpatrick Fleming 

Date and Place of Death: 13th June 1945, Sunderland, Durham 

Nationality: Scottish

Childhood: Lily grew up in Kirkpatrick, with her siblings (at least four).


Parents: John & Sarah (nee Bell) Davidson

Parent’s occupations: John had his own Coal Merchant business (Employer 1921 census).


Schools / universities attended and years of attendance: N/K

Occupation: N/K


Place of residence at Gretna: Kirkpatrick Fleming, Dumfriesshire 


Job title at Gretna: N/K

Marital status: N/K

Children: N/K

Travels: N/K

Awards/recognitions: N/K


Trivia / any other information:

Lily was born in 1890 and grew up in Kirkpatrick Fleming, she never married and never had children. 

Her father ran a Coal Merchant business, and her parents both died in 1930’s.  


Lily Davidson’s name appears in an autograph from H.M. Factory Gretna. Her entry was created in January 1918 and her address is Kirkpatrick Fleming. 


Lily moved to Sunderland, Durham, occupation unknown.  


Lily died in Sunderland, 55 years, it’s not known what happened, though this was about a month after WW2 had ended. 




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