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Genealogy page 1
Joseph Greenhalgh Born~1881 Died~9th October 1917
During the Battle for Poelcapelle
Married 1903 to Carlotte Edge Born~1881
They had three Children: Harold, Joseph,Ernest
Joseph Jnr was my grandad
at marriage: Edwin Edge, Emily Greenhalgh
Greenhalgh remarried 1920 to Eli Lawton
Born~1871 Died~1954 No Children
at marriage: Frank Lawton, May Abbott
Joseph lived in Garforth
Street Chadderton when he married, & Charllote
lived in Victoria
married in a Wesleyan methodist church, which was
in Busk Street Chadderton.
The minister who married them was Taylor Burns.
Josephs profession which is stated on his marriage
certificate is Joiner, Journeyman. Charlottes is Cotton
As you can see Charlotte remarried in 1920 becoming
Lawton. They were married in the same Wesleyan church
is Busk street The minister on this occasion was W.
When Charlotte remarried she lived in Middleton Rd
Oldam, Eli live in Featherstall Rd Nth Oldham
Greenhalgh Born~Unknown Died~Unknown
All the info I have about peter I have taken from
Josephs marriage certificate it states that he was
a Mechanic in Iron works.
of the witnessess was an Emily Greenhalgh, this
was most likely his wife though this has to be confirmed.
Lawton Born~1871 Died~1954
Married 1899 to Eliza Brierley Born~1872
1920 to Charlotte Greenhalgh
Eli was a widower when he married Charlotte Greenhalgh
who was also a widow
Lawton Born~Unknown Died~Unknown
Children Eli, (Frank Possibly)
Johns profession was a grocer, & was deceased
prior to Eli's marriage to Charlotte.