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Swift and brooks

Hi horrobin,

Looks as Louisa Swift May have died in 1896 Leicester death registered the same 1/4 as Ethels birth. Louisa was 23. A Thomas William M Swift married in Leicester 1895 one of the brides listed is a Louisa Giborn.
Thanks for that Julie how sad she died in childbirth. Am not sure if Ethel might have been living with her grandparents in leire street leicester. Don't know how correct that is though.
Index error,image clearly shows SWIFT.:rolleyes:

Name: Ethel L Smith
Age: 4
Estimated birth year: abt 1897
Relation: Granddaughter
Gender: Female
Where born: Leicestershire, England
Civil Parish: Leicester Formerly Belgrave
Ecclesiastical parish: Belgrave St Michael
County/Island: Leicestershire
Country: England
Registration district: Leicester
Sub-registration district: North West Leicester
James W Gisborn 56
Ann Gisborn 57
Phoebe Gisborn 19
Annie M Gisborn 15
Ethel L Smith 4
Hi cranky pants
Wow thanks for that it is all new too me I didn't no much about my father's family so am just starting to do some research. I no there was a lot of falling out in the family. Ethel my Dad's Mum remarried when my father was young. His and her first husbands name was BROOKS. Gosh i have a lot of searching to do don't I??

I can't answer that question at the moment, got a lot of searching to do but i hope the same as you. My Father died a few years ago so i can't question him.

Thank you to both of you xx:kissu:
Hi Julie

I don't no exactly what year Ethel's grandmother died yet but she was dead by the time Ethel was 14yrs. Still sad.

Regards Horrobin
Name: Ann Gisborn
Estimated birth year: abt 1845
Year of Registration: 1909
Quarter of Registration: Jan-Feb-Mar
Age at Death: 64
District: Leicester (1837-1974)
County: Leicestershire
Volume: 7a
Page: 147


A possibilty for Thomas William Swift in 1881

Civil parish Leicester St Mary

John Swift age 27 occ pork butcher born Burrough Rutlandshire
Lydia wife age 27 born Leicester
Ann M dau age 7 born Leicester
Thomas W son age 5 born Leicester
John F son age 2 born Leicester
Lydia R dau born Leicester

Class RG11
Piece 3176
Folio 63
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