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Recent content by Baz69

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    Harry Jackson

    I would say it was a Lancashire accent definitely.
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    Harry Jackson

    He is listed as a labourer, I have no information about Richard, I only found his name out when I ordered Harry & Edith's wedding certificate.
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    Harry Jackson

    That's my dad John Bryan Jackson, also an older brother Kenneth who was born 29th Feb 1936. I've emailed Ken to see if he remembers more but we're not that close so he may not even reply.
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    Harry Jackson

    That is the certificate I have July 16th 1932
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    Harry Jackson

    I really appreciate your research 😁 I really need to pick dads brain for ANY more info, maybe something here could jog his memory. I'm guessing we can never be sure until we find documentation.
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    Harry Jackson

    No sorry, until 3 days ago I didn't even know that my great grandad was called Richard, Harry never talked about his family, my dad never met anyone from his dads family.
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    Harry Jackson

    My dad says he has put them somewhere 'safe' which he now can't find, it was Harry's army service book as far as I know. Next time I visit I'm gonna have to check the attic!
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    Harry Jackson

    That was just a guess based on a link further up the thread someone was kind enough to find for me.
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    Harry Jackson

    Would I not need his service record number to search that? He would have been 49 when WWI started would he have been too old?
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    Harry Jackson

    The witnesses were my grandmas step brother and his wife.
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    Harry Jackson

    That first one looks interesting, I'll mention the daughters to dad see if it sets any alarms off 😁
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    Harry Jackson

    Richard's occupation was labourer, Harry was listed as a farm labourer
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    Harry Jackson

    John Bryan Jackson is my dad 😁
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    Harry Jackson

    I have a copy of the wedding certificate for Harry & Edith he was 26 in 1932, Richard is Harry's dad, Harry died in 1990 in Chorley.
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    Harry Jackson

    Hi folks, I'm trying to find information on my families man of mystery my paternal grandad. He never talked about his origins or parents. After he passed away any documents my dad found had all the names blacked out. My dad never met his own grandparents so he's a dead end. The only info I have...
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