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Robert James Richardson

Police Officer?


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


Gender: Male

Date and Place of Birth: July 1884, Appleby-in-Westmorland

Date and Place of Death:  After 1939

Nationality: British


Childhood: Robert was the fifth child of ten children


Parents: John Richardson. Born: c1852. Westward, Appleby-in-Westmorland. Ann Richardson, M/s Stockdale. Born: Cliburn, Westmorland


Parent’s occupations: A Railway Signalman.  He worked throughout Westmorland and Cumberland.


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


Occupation: n 1911 he was a Railway Joiner. In 1917 he was living at 18 Police Quarters, Eastriggs. It is assumed he was a Policeman. (His father-in-Law  was a Policeman in Bowness-on-Solway). By 1939 he was a Laundry Engineer.


Place of residence at Gretna: 18 Police Quarters, Eastriggs.


Job title at Gretna: Police Officer?


Marital status: Married to Margaret Newall in 1905.


Children: At least 1 child.

Travels: N/K


Awards/recognitions: N/K


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