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Doris Brenda Davey 1922-2009

Peter Overton

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Hi, Is it possible to get some help on finding the birth town/city of my great grandmother (Doris Brenda Davey) Born around c1922 and died in Derby 2009 ive searched Ancestry and BMD records and can only find her Marriage details which were 1942 in Halisham,Sussex to Fred Cooper. I know she died in Derby but no clue on Birth place or her parents.

i have been advised she was from Kent but i contacted the registry office in Kent who looked at her marriage certificate and they advised she did not state who her father was or birthplace. i have also been advised she had an brother or uncle called Harold on her mothers side
Regards Peter.
 

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Have you considered Doris B Davey birth registered 1st qtr 1920 Devonport Reg Dist mothers maiden name Trevaski?
I know it's 2 years out for your information but I would suggest you trace this one through life before dismissing it.
EDIT : If you haven't already done so!

EDIT : Have you investigated the birth Doris B MALE mmn DAVEY 1922 Medway RD
On the birth certificates of her children is she registered as just DAVEY??
The tree on ANC has her birth in Canada....??? and her mothers Christian name as Sally....??
 
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Peter, it might be worth getting Doris's marriage certificate to see who the witnesses are and see what age she has noted on there for herself. Also if she was under 21 would she have to had permission to marry?

Im not real sure about the UK certificates the above was just a thought.

Can she be found on the 1939 register.
 

Peter Overton

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Hi Trace,

This request is for a friend.

Doris was his gran. when he contacted the registry office they looked at the marriage cert for him and there was hardly anything on it which to me is very strange. the ancestry tree is my friends and i pointed out he had put her birth as Kent in canada so he should be changing that to England. he has already cancled out the Devonport doris.
 

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This original post was also auto posted to FHUK Community page on Facebook.
We had an answer from Mark Slawson - as follows:
Hello, have been digging around regards this post. What about this one:
Doris B Male Born Q3 1922 Medway (Kent)
Mothers maiden name Davey
Volume Number: 2a Page Number: 1324
 

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Following on from Admins post. The only marriage I can find between Male and Davey is this one.

Marriage - Brentford - 1918
Watson Male
Spouse Sallie Davey

Birth - Dec 1/4 - Poplar - 1890
Sallie Davey

Could be Watsons birth.

Watson Male - 1895 - Langport
 
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1901

Civil parish Bromley
Registration District Poplar
Sub Reg District Bromley

Brunswick Road

George Davey age 41 - occ Police Constable - Born Chard Somerset
Bestsy wife age 41 Born Sleaford Lincolnshire
Sallie dau age 10 - Born Poplar
Frederick J son age 6 - Born Poplar
Lucy E dau age 4 - Born Poplar
Harold G son Ge 1 - Born Poplar
 

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