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Ancestors who worked in the mills

Chris Godfrey

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Hello. I'm trying to locate an ancestor who worked in the mills in Oldham Lancashire, please can someone point me in the right direction to where I need to look to obtain more information.

Thank you for your help
 

p.risboy

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Where were they living at the time, meaning which road they were living in.
Sometimes the house they may lived in would be owned by the Mill owner. Then it's a case of finding where the nearest Mill was to their home.

My Granny worked in the Mills in Manchester, as a cotton bleacher.

Steve.:)
 

Chris Godfrey

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Once I've got that information I.e Street etc. Is it then easy to a point to find what they did in which mill. Is that accessible online. She was born in 1920 so wouldn't be on a census. Maybe the 1939 depending on the 100 year rule
 
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Leonard Walker and Catherine Jordan were married 1918 Ashton

Annie P WalkerRegistration Date: Jan 1920
[Feb 1920]
[Mar 1920] Registration Quarter: Jan-Feb-MarRegistration District: OldhamInferred County: Greater ManchesterMother's Maiden Name: JordanVolume Number: 8dPage Number: 1556
 
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