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George Knox (1881 - abt. 1974)

George Knox
Born in Whitehaven, Cumberland, England, United Kingdommap
[spouse(s) unknown]
[children unknown]
Died about at about age 93 in Whitehaven, Cumbria, England, United Kingdommap
Profile last modified | Created 18 Jan 2010
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George was born in 1881 in Whitehaven, Cumberland, England. [1]

He married Emma Johnston in Whitehaven in 1901. [2]

In the 1901 England and Wales Census, the newly married couple were boarding in a house in Barrow in Furness, Lancashire. George was a plasterer. [3]

In the 1939 England and Wales Register, they were living in Cleator Moor, Cumberland, and George was a builder. [4]

Emma died in 1974, [5] bringing to an end their 73 year marriage.

George died the following year in Whitehaven. [6]


  1. England and Wales General Register Office GRO Online Index Birth ( for Knox, George. Mother's maiden name Telfer. GRO Reference: 1881 J Quarter in Whitehaven Volume 10B Page 625 General Register Office, Southport, England (Accessed July 3 2021)
  2. Free BMD Marriage record for Knox George at Whitehaven Volume 10b Page 959 at (Accessed July 3 2021)
  3. 1901 England Census for George Knox, Lancashire, Barrow in Furness, ALL, District 29 at (Accessed July 3 2021)
  4. George Knox in 1939 1939 Register La Grange Ennerdale Road, Cleator Moor, Ennerdale R.D., Cumberland, England at (Accessed July 3 2021)
  5. Free BMD Death record for Knox, Emma. DoB 3MY1883 at Whitehaven Volume 1A Page 420 at (Accessed July 3 2021)
  6. Free BMD Death Record for Knox, George DoB 31MR1881 at Whitehaven Volume 1Page 687 at (Accessed July 3 2021)

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