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Thomas McAvoyGeneral Labourer
Full name of worker at H.M. Factory Gretna (and any other names they are known by) : Thomas McAvoy
Date and place of birth: 1880, Carlisle
Date and Place of Death: October 1924, Carlisle
Childhood: 2nd of 5 children
Parents: Daniel and Eizabeth nee Graham
Parents occupations: General labourer
Schools / universities attended and years of attendance: N/K
Occupation: General labourer-builder
Place of residence at Gretna: N/K
Marital statu: Unmarried
Children: None known
Positions held: N/K
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Thomas McAvoy 1880-1924
Thomas McAvoy was born in 1880 in Carlisle to Daniel and Elizabeth nee Graham.
1881- living at 64 Union Street Carlisle, Botchergate, Carlisle. Father a general labourer.
1891- 16 South Street, Botchergate, Carlisle . Father not listed but mother is listed as married. She ‘keeps house’ He is the second of 5 children. B/B/G/G/G/
1901- 44 West Dower Street, Carlisle. General labourer. Mother now remarried to Edward Dixon a machinist.
1911-43 Charlotte St, Carlisle , single, ‘General labourer – builder’. 2 rooms shared with Sister and niece ( he is head of household)
WW1 employed at Gretna
1921 – Thomas, William, Abigail and 1 other residing in Carlisle. Thomas listed as an ex Gretna worker.
October 1924 died in Carlisle aged 44.