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Nicholas Twizell

Police constable
Date of Death: March 11, 1929


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


Gender: Male

Date and Place of Birth: 1868, Newcastle on Tyne  

Date and Place of Death: 11th March 1929, Castleton, Roxburghshire, Scotland

Nationality: British


Childhood: N/K


Parents: Robert and Mary 

Parent’s occupations: Warehouseman the agricultural labourer   


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


Occupation: Police constable 

Place of residence at Gretna: U East Gretna  

Job title at Gretna: Police constable 


Marital status: Married Edith Bithell at Hindley.


Children: Three children.

Travels: N/K

Awards/recognitions: N/K


Trivia / any other information:

Nicholas Twizzell was born in 1868 in Newcastle to Robert and Mary 


1871- living at 24 church Hill Cottages, Westgate. Father a warehouseman.   


1881 – Living at Corbridge. Father an agricultural labourer.  


1891 – Living at the Police Station, Barton, Lancashire as a lodger.  


1901- 3 Police Station, Hindley, Lancashire- a lodger, single, a police constable.  


7th February 1903- married Edith Bithell at Hindley. He a policeman of 2 Railway Street.  


1911- 1 Sunnyside, Ormskirk, Lancashire. 2 children, 1 had died. 5 rooms. Police constable Lancashire Constabulary, 


1918/19 – employed as a Police Constable at H M Factory, Gretna living at U East Gretna. Too old for active military service.  


1927 – daughter married – he was a club caretaker at Castleton, Roxburghshire, Scotland  


11th March 1929 died aged 61 of angina at Castleton, Roxburghshire, Scotland  




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