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Photo: aitch
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Item #: 8781
a photo of My great grandmother

Comment by: Helen on 17th January 2009 at 15:33

Looks like a lady you wouldn't want to mess with ! Great pic aitch

Comment by: julie on 17th January 2009 at 20:31

hi what is her full name aitch

Comment by: aitch on 17th January 2009 at 21:59

Her name was Mary Ann Dawes nee Carter but I dont know much more about her, she was my grandmothers mother, on my mothers side of the family, my grandmother being registered as born 26th August 1896 at 5 Betley Street Platt Bridge.

Comment by: julie on 18th January 2009 at 14:11

thanks aitch my family where whittles i thought she maybe related

Comment by: aitch on 18th January 2009 at 15:24

on the other photo of my mother and Grandmother, they are both named Whittle, my Mother Edna Whittle married Harold Whittle, but till then were no relation, its caused a few problems over the years.

Comment by: Ian McL on 18th January 2009 at 15:48

My lot Whittles too - are you and I related Julie ? There's a lot of us about! Superb pic Aitch btw!

Comment by: Jm on 18th January 2009 at 19:50

My ancestors are Whittles from Ince {my great great grandmother Martha Whittle}are any of us related?

Comment by: julie on 19th January 2009 at 11:33

jim i know a martha whittle that was her maiden name buried at gidlow mothers name alice

Comment by: Jm on 19th January 2009 at 18:30

Hi Julie
my Martha Whittle married James Finch in 1865, i know her father was John i think her mother was Annie but named one of her daughters ALICE ,dont know where buried but will find out,maybe we could be off the same Whittles because ALICE named one of her daughters MARTHA {SAME NAMES}

Comment by: julie on 20th January 2009 at 20:13

Jim my great granparents where Richard whittle and Alice Harmer married in 1895 from canal street wigan

Comment by: cheryl28 on 18th April 2009 at 00:12

Does your Alice Harmer originate from Pemberton,and did they have a son named Matthew that u know of?

Comment by: mick york on 12th December 2009 at 14:13

any family connection with mary and john whittle living at 12 george street ince in 1940 f

Comment by: J molyneux on 18th February 2012 at 00:34

we had a good friend mary whittle she lived at beech hill any conection i wonder ..Jean and joan the twin's

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