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A Memory of Bramley

I am looking for anyone with information on a Mary Frances Marchant. My grandmother, her and her family are all from Bramley - she was born March 1913. So I'm looking for anyone with memories of their grandparents who may of mentioned the family, that maybe able to help ..Children of Frederick George Marchant and Harriet Wellen are:
William Marchant.
Mary Frances Marchant, b. 08 Mar 1914, Bramley, Surrey, d. Nov 1994, Kent.
Edwin James Marchant, b. 05 Aug 1915, Bramley, Surrey, d. Apr 1984, London... my gran had my mum and as I understand she was married, but her husband passed away and she was left to raise my mum alone, she worked for a Dr Roberts.. but I know very little else .. Please help.

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Tue Apr 14th 2015, at 3:33 pm

Linda Smith commented:

Hi, Frederick was my grandfather. When he returned from the war Harriett was carrying a baby which was not his - he applied for and was given a poor man's divorce, but this was rescinded as he was caught living with Jessie, my grandmother, who had had his child. He was given custody the three children Mary, Edwin and William - they are all now deceased. Harriett's baby was born in East Grinstead.
I do not think that there is much more info I can give you - but please do contact me if you have any questions.

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