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Thomas Gate Nixon
Full name of worker at H.M. Factory Gretna (and any other names they are known by) : Thomas Gate Nixon
Date and place of birth: 6th March 1866, Carlisle
Date and Place of Death: Q1 1949, Carlisle
Childhood: 3rd of 5
Parents: William and Jane nee Armstrong
Parents occupations: Marble mason
Schools / universities attended and years of attendance: N/K
Occupation: Railway lampman
Place of residence at Gretna:N/K
Marital status: Unmarried
Children: None known
Positions held: N/K
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Thomas Gate Nixon 1866-1949
Thomas Gate Nixon was born on 6th March 1866 in Carlisle, Cumberland to William and Jane nee Armstrong. He was the 3rd of 5 born. 4 surviving.
1871- living at 4 Mill Street, Botchergate, Carlisle. Father a marble mason
1881- 57 Nelson Street, Caldewgate, Carlisle, a lithographic printer aged 15.
WW1 – too old for military service. Employed at Gretna
1921 – Thomas Gate and Joseph Barnes are on the record in Carlisle. Thomas listed as an ex or retired Gretna worker
1939 – 22 Eden Street, Carlisle. Railway employee lampman retired.
Q1 1949- died Carlisle aged 83