See also

Family of Miller Stokes and Nellie Oakley

  • Husband:

  • Miller Stokes (1907-1987)

  • Wife:

  • Nellie Oakley (1913-1987)

  • Marriage:

  • Q4 1949

  • Ilkeston "Registration District", Derbyshire, England1

Husband: Miller Stokes

  • Name:

  • Miller Stokes1,2,3

  • Sex:

  • Male

  • Father:

  • -

  • Mother:

  • -

  • Occupation:

  •  

  • warp knitter4

  • Birth:

  • 24 Jan 1907

  • Ilkeston, Derbyshire, England2,3,4,5

  • Census:

  • 2 Apr 1911 (age 4)

  • 25 Wade Avenue, Larklands, Ilkeston, Derbyshire, England5

  •  

  • son living in five rooms with his parents Miller and Lily, brothers Albert and Percy, sister Elsie, aunt Gertrude Wheatley, uncle Albert Wheatley and cousin Wilfred Wheatley. Born in Ilkeston Derbyshire

  • Census:

  • 29 Sep 1939 (age 32)

  • 39 Andrew Avenue, Ilkeston, Derbyshire, England4

  •  

  • a married warp knitter celanese living with his wife Violet and two closed records. Born on 24th January 1907

  • Death:

  • Aug 1987 (age 80)

  • Ilkeston "Registration District", Derbyshire, England3

Wife: Nellie Oakley

  • Name:

  • Nellie Oakley6

  • Sex:

  • Female

  • Nickname:

  • Nell

  • Father:

  • Frederick Oakley (1889-1960)

  • Mother:

  • Gertrude White (1890-1984)

  • Occupation:

  •  

  • machinist7

  • Birth:

  • 21 Mar 1913

  • Basford "Registration District", Nottinghamshire, England6,7,8

  • Census:

  • 29 Sep 1939 (age 26)

  • 31 Prince Street, Ilkeston, Derbyshire, England7

  •  

  • a widowed machinist for Government equipment and living with her parents Frederick and Gertrude, sisters Marjorie and Betty, a closed record (presumably sister Edith), brother William, a closed record and future brother-in-law Robert Keech. Born on 21st March 1913

  • Death:

  • 3 Dec 1987 (age 74)

  • Derby "Registration District", Derbyshire, England8,9

  • Probate:

  • 1 Feb 1988

  • Probate Registry, Manchester, Greater Manchester, England9

  •  

  • of 11 Alison Close Chaddesden Derby died 3rd December 1987, administration not exceeding £70,000 (~£164,000 in 2017)

Note on Husband: Miller Stokes

previously married Violet Evelyn Pollard (1910-1944) in Basford registration district in 1929e10,11

Note on Wife: Nellie Oakley

although Nellie says she was widowed in the 1939 register it looks like was actually separated as Arthur appears to have been still alive

Sources

1.

England and Wales Marriage Index 1837 - 2005, (on-line at www.ancestry.co.uk and www.findmypast.co.uk). Ilkeston 1949 quarter:4 volume:3a page:868. Cit. Date: 4 March 2020.

2.

England and Wales Birth Index 1837 - 2019, (on-line at www.ancestry.co.uk, www.findmypast.co.uk and www.gro.gov.uk). Basford 1907 quarter:1 volume:7b page:235. Cit. Date: 4 March 2020.

3.

England and Wales Death Index 1837 - 2019, (on-line at www.ancestry.co.uk, www.findmypast.co.uk and www.gro.gov.uk). Ilkeston 1987 quarter:3 register:887 volume:6 page:1035. Cit. Date: 4 March 2020.

4.

1939 UK Register, (on-line at www.findmypast.co.uk). class:RG101 piece:5912B page:18 line:13 letter code:RBPU. Cit. Date: 4 March 2020.

5.

Census 1911, (on-line at www.ancestry.co.uk and www.findmypast.co.uk). class:RG14 piece:20416 class:RG78 piece:1222 registration district:429 sub-district:2 enumeration district:25 schedule:207. Cit. Date: 4 March 2020.

6.

England and Wales Birth Index 1837 - 2019, (on-line at www.ancestry.co.uk, www.findmypast.co.uk and www.gro.gov.uk). Basford 1913 quarter:2 volume:7b page:454. Cit. Date: 2 March 2020.

7.

1939 UK Register, (on-line at www.findmypast.co.uk). class:RG101 piece:5909H page:24 line:22 letter code:RBPC. Cit. Date: 2 March 2020.

8.

England and Wales Death Index 1837 - 2019, (on-line at www.ancestry.co.uk, www.findmypast.co.uk and www.gro.gov.uk). Derby 1987 quarter:4 register:1287 volume:6 page:699. Cit. Date: 4 March 2020.

9.

UK Government Probate Service, UK Government Find a Will, ( on-line at www.probatesearch.service.gov.uk, www.ancestry.co.uk and www.findmypast.co.uk). Manchester 1988 page:4969 no:8881400598A. Cit. Date: 4 March 2020.

10.

England and Wales Marriage Index 1837 - 2005, (on-line at www.ancestry.co.uk and www.findmypast.co.uk). Basford 1929 quarter:1 volume:7b page:411. Cit. Date: 4 March 2020.

11.

England and Wales Death Index 1837 - 2019, (on-line at www.ancestry.co.uk, www.findmypast.co.uk and www.gro.gov.uk). Nottingham 1944 quarter:3 volume:7b page:286. Cit. Date: 4 March 2020.