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Milton NaylorPolice constable
Full name of worker at H.M. Factory Gretna (and any other names they are known by): Milton Naylor
Date and Place of Birth: 31st January 1871, Luddenden, Sowerby Bridge, Yorkshire
Date and Place of Death: December 1957, Nottingham
Childhood: He worked aged 10.
Parents: Joseph and Grace nee Calvert
Parent’s occupations: Farmer of 6 acres and wool carter.
Schools / universities attended and years of attendance: N/K
Occupation: Police constable
Place of residence at Gretna: N/K
Job title at Gretna: Police constable.
Marital status: Married Emma Jane Moses at Halifax.
Children: 4 children, 3 of which survived.
Trivia / any other information:
Milton Jones was born on 31st January 1871 at Sowerby Bridge, Yorkshire to Joseph and Grace nee Calvert
1871 – living at Hoyle Bottom, Luddenden, Sowerby Bridge. Father a farmer of 6 acres and a wool carter
1881- New Holme Cottage, Luddenden. Aged 10 working as a wool doffer.
Q4 1892 – married Emma Jane Moses at Halifax. They subsequently had 4 children, 3 survived.
3rd August 1896- joined the police, occupation was a draper’s traveller.5ft 9 ins tall. (West Yorks Police Records). A damaged right hand.
1901-at 30 Earlsdon Road, West Brightside, Sheffield. A police constable with 3 children.
WW1 – too old for active military service, employed as a police constable at H M Factory, Gretna.
1939- Sworn weighman, retired, living at 307, Huckwell Lane, Nottingham
December 1957 at Nottingham
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