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Patrick QuinnMunitions Worker
Full name of worker at H.M. Factory Gretna (and any other names they are known by) : Patrick Quinn
Date and place of birth: 11th May 1866, Egremont, West Cumberland
Date and Place of Death: April 1939, Whitehaven district
Nationality: Both parents Irish
Childhood: One of 7, 5 surviving
Parents: Peter and Sarah nee McVey/McVeigh
Parents occupations: Iron ore miner
Schools / universities attended and years of attendance: N/K
Occupation: Munition worker
Place of residence at Gretna:New Zealand House, Eastriggs
Marital status: Unmarried
Children: None known
Positions held: N/K
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Patrick Quinn 1866- 1939
Patrick Quinn was born on 11th May 1866 at Egremont, West Cumberland to Peter Quinn and Sarah nee McVey/McVeigh
1871 – Living on Main Street, Egremont. Both parents Irish. Father an iron ore miner. Patrick the 3 child.
1881- Lows Lane, Egremont. Patrick an Agrcultural labourer aged 15
1891 married Mary Flynn at Whitehaven Registration Distrct.
1911- 69 Leconfield Street, Cleator Moor, near Egremont. 4 rooms. Patrick one of 7 children, 5 surviving.
WW1 employed as a munition worker at Gretna and living at New Zealand House, Eastriggs ( Electoral register)
1921 – Patrick, Mary, Mattew and 1 other are on the record in Cleator, West Cumberland.
April 1939- died aged 73