William Gerald Holmes1

#9471, (16 May 1916-21 January 2007)
A Woodward/Scotney descendant.
Father*Patrick Holmes1 b. 29 Jan 1874, d. 3 Mar 1951
Mother*Alma Mary Martin1 b. 17 Jul 1882, d. Jan 1950
ChartsThe Palmers from Lincolnshire.
The Woodwards of Lincolnshire
Birth*16 MAY 1916 William Gerald Holmes was born on 16 MAY 1916 at Wombwell, Barnsley, Yorkshire, EnglandG.1 
(Witness) Residence29 SEP 1939 He lived with Patrick Holmes and Alma Mary Martin at 59 Stonyford Road, Wombwell, Barnsley, Yorkshire, EnglandG, together with James Holmes and Joseph Anthony Holmes.2 
Employment*29 SEP 1939 William Gerald Holmes was employed as Heavy lathe turner.2 
Marriage*SEP 1940 He married Kathleen Esther Cawthera in SEP 1940 at Barnsley, Yorkshire, EnglandG.3 
Death*21 JAN 2007 William Gerald Holmes died on 21 JAN 2007 at Chesterfield, Derbyshire, EnglandG, aged 90.4 
Note* He shares common ancestors of John Woodward & Sarah Scotney to MGJ.5 

Family

Kathleen Esther Cawthera b. 16 May 1921, d. Aug 1996
Children
Last Edited2 Oct 2019

Citations

  1. [S68] The England & Wales 1911 census.
  2. [S124] 1939 census.
  3. [S69] England & Wales Marriages 1538-1940, marriage; Kathleen E Cawthera & William G Holmes, Rother Vally, Yorks., Jul-Sep 1940, vol 9c 2496.
  4. [S78] England & Wales Death Index 1916-2005, death. age 91, Chesterfield, Derbys., Jan 2007, E12F 393/1E 005.
  5. [S128] Ancestry DNA, His daughter, Anne Todd, nee Holmes is a match to MGJ at 7cM on 1 segment.
  6. [S96] England & Wales Birth Index 1916-2005, birth, Rother Valley, Yorks., Jan-Mar 1950, vol 9c 1365, mother Cawthero.
  7. [S96] England & Wales Birth Index 1916-2005, birth, Sheffield, Yorks., Apr-Jun 1950, vol 2d 129, mother Cawthera.
@ Michael Jefferies, 2016