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From: "Ron Kenwright" <>
Subject: Re: [CHS] DAWBER / GORST/ LAWTON
Date: Thu, 17 Feb 2005 15:20:48 -0000
It may be that it was Mary LAWTON the mother-in-law who married twice.
My grandfather Lawton married Mary PYE but she had died by 1891, however
boarding with him was his mother-in -law
a widow Mary WATERWORTH. She had married William Waterworth in 1877 and been
widowed for a second time.
----- Original Message -----
From: "John & Thelma" <>
Sent: 13 February 2005 10:31
Subject: [CHS] DAWBER / GORST
> Just reposting my interests in the Birkenhead Area in case anyone else has
> similar ones
> John DAWBER (b. c1852 St Helens) married Jane GORST (b.1851 Warrington) in
> 1874 at Warrington and they moved to Birkenhead area (Lower Bebbington)
> befor the turn of the century with their several children (Peter, Richard,
> John, James, Annie and Rhoda). I believe they went when the Port Sunlight
> area was developed by Lever Bros. They may have later moved back to
> 1891 census shows a Mary Lawton as mother in law, but this is a bit of a
> mystery unless he had been married twice.
> If anyone has any knowledge of this family could they please contact me