• Welcome to this forum . We are a worldwide group with a common interest in Birmingham and its history. While here, please follow a few simple rules. We ask that you respect other members, thank those who have helped you and please keep your contributions on-topic with the thread.

    We do hope you enjoy your visit. BHF Admin Team

Recent content by Vixen

  1. Vixen

    researching children's homes

    Thanks so much for this much appreciated
  2. Vixen

    Help to read census address please

    Thank you, I wasnt sure of the end of that word. Does anyone on here know anything about this hotel in 1901? Appreciate it :)
  3. Vixen

    Help to read census address please

    Please could someone help decipher the address at which John and Jessie Jones are living. I read the word 245, and 73 Hotel but have no idea what the other word is. Trying to work this out so I can try and find out what happened to them after 1901 which is this census.
  4. Vixen

    153 Ladywood Road, Birmingham B16

    Could someone tell me, what was at 168 ladywood road, birmingham in 1939. Have come across a distant relative who was described on the 1939 census as an inmate of the home? Thanks
  5. Vixen

    Pictures if possible of The Hadleys

    Last known address of John William Hadley
  6. Vixen

    Pictures if possible of The Hadleys

    Hi this is most likely a long shot but Im looking for anyone out there who may have had relatives who knew John William Hadley and his wife May Elizabeth Johns. John was born 1892/93 and May was born 1896/98. They had George Hadley 1924-2002, Percy Ernest Hadley 1920-1993, May Matilda Hadley...
  7. Vixen

    John william hadley

    Yes I believe this to be the right John william hadley who married May Elizabeth Johns.
  8. Vixen

    John william hadley

    Yes I have wondered if the birth date should have read 1893. it definately lists 6th Dec as a precise date.
  9. Vixen

    Portlock

    I think the other issue were census'S were done on doorsteps, you had a lot of noise and accents and were hand done so many errors. Also people lied to avoid serving in the war or vice versa etc
  10. Vixen

    Portlock

    Cuckoo road sounds right as other family members lived at 13 cuckoo road
  11. Vixen

    Portlock

    There is a violet Newman who married Harry Whitehouse but that's not our violet.
  12. Vixen

    Hadleys

    Hi Sue I have sent a PM to you in response
  13. Vixen

    Hadleys

    Will see if I can find any more records. The paper cuttings help fill gaps too x
  14. Vixen

    Hadleys

    Hi I have send you a PM
  15. Vixen

    Hadleys

    Bernard and beryl did emigrate to australia and I found an electoral roll for them and listed with them is May Matilda Anthony which could be beryl's mum, or a child, tho gut says mum. 1963 • Auburn North, blaxland, New South Wales, Australia
Top