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Lily (Gyte) Bedford (1895)

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Lily Bedford formerly Gyte
Born in Wombwell, Yorkshire, Englandmap
Ancestors ancestors
Wife of — married in St Marys Church, Wombwell, Yorkshire, Englandmap
Died [date unknown] [location unknown]
Profile last modified | Created 26 Jun 2017
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Biography

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Lily (Gyte) Bedford was born in , England.

Lily was born in 1895. Her parents were George Gyte and Mary Truelove [1]

Lily spent he formative years living with her parents in Wombwell, Yorkshire. Her father, like most men living in Wombwell at that time, was a coal miner. In 1901 the family lived at 61 George Street, Wombwell, Yorkshire.[2] In 1911 they lived at 48 George Street, Wombwell, Yorkshire.[3] There was a close community living in this area at that time and many of Lily's extended lived nearby.

She married Charles Walter Bedford on 28 May 1917 at St Marys Church, Wombwell, Yorkshire.[4][5] They had a son and three daughters. Two of their children died in infancy.

When the 1939 register was taken Lily and Charles lived at 27 Stubbs Road, Wombwell, Yorkshire.[6] The house they lived in would have been a new council house at that time. Lily's brother, Horace, was living with them.

The date of Lily's death is not known.

Children

Census

  • 1901 - 61 George Street, Wombwell, Yorkshire. [2]
    • George Gyte - Head - M - 28 - Coal Hewer Underground - Worker - Yorks, Wombwell
    • Mary A Gyte - Wife - M - 29 - Yorks, Barnsley
    • Lily Gyte - Daur - 5 - Yorks, Wombwell
    • Elsey Gyte - Daur - 5 - Yorks, Wombwell
  • 1911 - 48 George Street, Wombwell, Yorkshire[3]
    • George Gyte - 38 - Head - Widowed - Married 17 year 9 children, 4 living - Miner Hewer - Wombwell, Yorkshire
    • Lilly Gyte - 15 - Daughter - Wombwell, Yorkshire
    • George William Gyte - 8 - Son - School - Wombwell, Yorkshire
    • Horrace Gyte - 7 - Son - School - Wombwell, Yorkshire
    • Ada Gyte - 2 - Daughter - Wombwell, Yorkshire
  • 1939 register - 27 Stubbs Road, Wombwell, Yorkshire[6]
    • Charles W Bedford 24 Feb 1894 Male Collies Setter Below Married 231 1
    • Lily Bedford 09 Jun 1895 Female Unpaid Domestic Duties Married 231 2
    • Horace Gyte 13 Sep 1903 Male Colliery Setter Below Single 231 3

Sources

  1. GRO index (Births) - GYTE, LILY   - TRUELOVE  GRO Reference: 1895  S Quarter in BARNSLEY UNION  Volume 09C  Page 257
  2. 2.0 2.1 UK census 1901 - 61 George Street, Wombwell, Yorkshire
  3. 3.0 3.1 UK census 1911 - 48 George Street, Wombwell, Yorkshire
  4. Wombwell Parish Records - Doncaster Archives
  5. "England and Wales Marriage Registration Index, 1837-2005," database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:26NG-LP6 : 13 December 2014), Lily Gyte and null, 1917; from “England & Wales Marriages, 1837-2005,” database, findmypast (http://www.findmypast.com : 2012); citing 1917, quarter 2, vol. 9C, p. 374, Barnsley, Yorkshire, England, General Register Office, Southport, England.
  6. 6.0 6.1 1939 register - 27 Stubbs Road, Wombwell, Yorkshire.


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