George Rowland Craske, 1922–1967 (age 45 years)
- George Rowland Craske
- Given names
- George Rowland
George Rowland Craske was born at Leigh, Lancashire on 26 April 1923.
His mother was Elsie Craske, b.1902 in Leigh, Lancashire.
His father is unknown, and his mother never said who he was. However, his aunties, his mother's sisters, told his daughter Linda they believed his father worked on a travelling fairground that visited Atherton once or twice a year.
He married Beatrice May Leather at Atherton, Lancashire, in 1942 and they had two children before divorcing.
In 1967 he married Brenda Morton at Leigh, and they had two children before he died.
He died on 6 Nov 1967 following an appendectomy. The inquest was held on 10 Nov 1967, the inquest report signed 5 Jan 1968, and the birth registered on 10 Jan 1968.
1922 Birth Certificate Manchester, Lancashire Twentieth April 1922, 15 Mitchell Street, George Rowland, Boy, Twenty-sixth April 1922. Mother: Elsie Craske, a Piecer in a Cotton Spinning Mill, 26 Cannon Street, Atherton; Father: unlisted.
1942 Marriage (First Marriage) UK Marriage Index 1942 Leigh, Lancashire, Jul-Sep, vol 8c, page 581 Craske, George R Leather, Beatrice M.
1967 Marriage (Second Marriage) UK Marriage Index 1967 Leigh, Lancashire, Jan-Mar, vol 10d, page 73 Craske, George R Morton, Brenda.
1968 Death UK Death Index 1968, Leigh, Lancashire. Jan-Mar, Vol 10d, Page 54 Craske, George R, Aged 45
1968 Death Certificate George Rowland Craske Died: 06 November 1967 Occupation: Colliery Electricians Mate Address: 18 Devonshire Road, Tyldesley. Certificate received from R Barlow, Coroner for Lancashire (Bury District) Inquest held 10 November 1967 Signed 5 January 1968. Death registered 10 Jan 1968.
↑ Information as told to his daughter, Linda, by her geat aunts, her grandmother's sisters. ↑ Birth Certificate in in possession of his son in law, Richard Underwood ↑ UK Birth Index 1922, Manchester, Apr-June, Vol 8d, Page 404 ↑ 1942 Leigh, Lancashire, Jul-Sep, vol 8c, page 581 ↑ 1967 Leigh, Lancashire, Jan-Mar, vol 10d, page 73 ↑ UK Death Index 1968, Leigh, Lancashire. Jan-Mar, Vol 10d, Page 54 ↑ Death Certificate in in possession of his son in law, Richard Underwood