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Thomas Robinson

Date of Birth: April 25, 1871


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


Gender: Male

Date and Place of Birth: 25th April 1871, Penruddock, Penrith, Cumberland  

Date and Place of Death: 1949, Carlisle  

Nationality: British


Childhood: 5th of 6 children 

Parents: Robert and Elizabeth nee Fallowfield

Parent’s occupations: Farmer of 65 acres 


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


Occupation: Stock rearing farmer


Place of residence at Gretna: N/K

Job title at Gretna: N/K

Marital status: Married Sarah Kindleysides.

Children: 5 children

Travels: N/K

Awards/recognitions: N/K


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Thomas Robinson was born in Penruddock, near Penrith, Cumberland, on 25th April 1871 to Robert and Elizabeth nee Fallowfield.  


1881- living at Penruddock. Father a farmer of 65 acres. Thomas the 5th of 6 children.  


October 1898 married Sarah Kindleysides.  


1901- Rampsbeck Cottage, Watermillock. Farm manager, married with one child.  


1911- Rampsbeck Cottage. Has had 5 children. 4 rooms. Mother-in-law listed – a retired inn keeper.  


WW1 too old for active military service, employed at H M Factory Gretna  


1921 – Thomas, Sarah, Robert and 3 others are on the record in Longtown. Thomas listed as an ex-Gretna worker.  


1939- 26 Fusehill Street, Carlisle. Stock rearing farmer retired.  


1949- died in Carlisle aged 78 





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