Mrs Margaret hairsine

by Margaret
(Beverley)

My grandad frank charles gritt was born in Batchley Lodge! Milford rd in 1909 His parents Thomas and Ellen Gritt my grandad moved to Liverpool Street Southampton lMy husband has brought me to the new forest this Easter weekend to see where my family lived l would really like more information and pictures if possible .My grandad went into the Army served about 14 years he lost his sight and had a shot wound in his foot so could not do any thing else ended his days in a little flat .margaret

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Nov 19, 2019
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Gritt NEW
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Hi how do you share the pictures documents please

Nov 19, 2019
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Photos
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Hi members if you have photos of the Gritt family or Kennington could you please contact Christina! I have photos /documents l can share too.

Nov 16, 2019
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Gritt
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Alfred William gritt partner Marion Howard they married later had a few children Marion father served in the first war well the father on birth cert only her real father James Edward Gibson was married at time of been with Grace they had Roy Jean Marion James had also Catherine and Elizabeth Grace had audrey #upton Starkey then Barbara #jackson audrey had twin half sisters Marion's grandparents lived 13whorship St Hull they had a live in servant Marions gt grandmother is newlove they go way back they lived in the mannor house at wet wang opersite the lake Simon newlove was on the commity who did the Driffield canal along with William Wilberforce and Robert willberforce who emmitt newlove married John newlove was vicar of frdaythorpe I have book with all the wills pictures family perigee going as far as 1200 amazing

Nov 16, 2019
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Frank gritt
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I have photo of Frank charles gritt in his army uniform, amongst others

Nov 13, 2019
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Contact
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Hi how do l contact other members ?

Nov 12, 2019
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gritt kennington
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frank married edith mary kennington 1933 she was pregnant with thomas at the time the lived 52 queen street hull edith was born 1906 benjamin terrece dalton street hull ediths dad was thomas alfed kennington born 1880 yarm he married zilpha smith 1903 hull alfred william kennington was a wood dealer he had an acident that severed his fingers also to our amazment he was a laypreacher which was a shock as edith never stepped foot in a church (the rebel)william kennington was a vicar at bonby over the humberbridge beautifull village i have few pictures

Nov 12, 2019
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gritt
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hi
i have photo of frank charles gritt in his army days, and then with his sons thomas, alfred , brian, i was also given a photo of his brother william gritt born 1912, i have photo of group of gritt family on holiday in bournmouth 1900, fredrick gritt franks grt grandfather was a chimneysweep for the large hotels in bournmouth he then used to sell the soot for the alotments he was a wealthy man at the time but drink was his down fall he had a pony that waited outside the pub he would come out shout home polly sure enough the polly would take him home
frank also had half brother ivan gritt he was born whilst thomas franks dad was away in the ist wold war

Nov 01, 2019
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Family
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I would really like information about frank charles gritt and Edith mary Kennington, photo would be great.

Oct 22, 2019
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Family
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Hi l would appreciate any 1 with any infirmation about the Gritt family frank charles also Edith kellington his wife photo would be a bonus .
Margaret

Jun 14, 2019
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gritt
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Thomas gritt stayed with alice in Oxfordshire they had 1 son Thomas died 1943 I have his berrial record,

Jun 07, 2019
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by: Christina

Thank you for your comments and info re Margaret's family enquiry on my website. I hope you can exchange more info and find these facts helpful to your family searches.

Jun 06, 2019
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frank got shot in the foot saving his corpral he was at battle Dunkirk well he was landed on the wrong beach he stole farmers donkey he received boots free as they needed to be padded he went blind due to glaucommer I have photo of his army days he died in st catherines on Holderness rd hull he left a will I have the will he was a proud member of the buffs (free mason) he joined aug 1963 I have medals

Jun 06, 2019
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I have records dating back to 1700s on the gritt side 1700s also on the kennington side if you give details I can post

Jun 06, 2019
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frank gritt
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frank Charles gritt is also my granddad, he was born 10 batchley lodge lymington his father was Thomas gritt born alton 1887 (his mother and father were hop picking at the time) he was a twin to Charles but he died in infancy with cleft pallet Thomas married ellen cornick 1908 at hordle they had William Alfred gritt 1912 the marrage seems to have neen a little rocky they had ivan George but he died in infancy ellen had another child called ivan George gritt but the child couldn't have been Thomas s as he was in fance in the 1st wold war,thomas was charged with bigamy in 1919 he marred alice prue he was only fined as he proved the child ivan was not his he had Thomas with alice frank was living with his grand parents
james gritt Thomas dad was a gypsey in the new forest the is a gysey caravan which belongs to Abigail thomases sister it was left which is unusual as the belongings are burnt I have photos of the grits in the new forest and have recently got picture of William gritt franks brother frank married edith mary kennington 1933 she was 3 months pregnant at the time her father was Thomas Alfred kennington a lay preacher her mother zilpha died in 1913 Thomas kennington married annie bassett

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