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Robert William Mitchell

Date of Birth: July 7, 1871 Date of Death: July 9, 1951


Full name of worker at H.M. Factory Gretna (and any other names they are known by) : Robert William Mitchel[l]hill
Gender: Male
Date and place of birth: 7th July, 1871, Carlisle
Date and Place of Death: 9th July 1951 , Wallsend, Northumberland ( of Carlisle)
Nationality: British
Childhood: 2nd child
Parents: William and Mary Ann nee Ashburner
Parents occupations: Master painter and plumber employer
Schools / universities attended and years of attendance: N/K
Occupation: House painter
Place of residence at Gretna:N/K
Marital status: Married
Children: Yes
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Mini Biography
Robert William Mitchelhill 1871-1951
Robert William Mitchelhill was born in Carlisle on 7th July 1871 to William and Mary Ann nee Ashburner
1881- 11 Castle Street Carlisle. 2nd child. Father master painter and plumber employee of 13 men and 7 apprentices partner with…? Mother is Scottish
1891-9 Castle Street, Carlisle – father a house painter
Q3 1894 married Mary Jane Goodman Carlisle
1901- 15 Finkle Street, Carlisle a house painter, married with 2 children
1911-79 Scotland Road, Stanwix, Carlisle. 7 rooms. A house painter. 2 children
WW1- too old for military service- employed at Gretna.
1921- Robert William, Mary Jane and George on the record in Carlisle. Robert listed as an ex Gretna worker
1939-House painter and decorator at , 9 Church Street, Carlisle
9th July 1951 died at 39 Hadrian’s Wall, Wallsend, Northumberland of 9 Church Street Stanwix, Carlisle aged 80

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