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Grace, born in Keynsham Hospital, Keynsham, Bristol at about 7.30pm on Thursday 27th April 1933, home address 14 Sweets Road, Kingswood, Bristol, didn’t like her middle name ‘Enid’ and never used it.

She was influenced during childhood and teenage life by her grandmother, Gertrude Rosa Burgess (1874-1958), aka ‘Grand Pratt’. Grand Pratt lived with the family until her death in 1958 and was cared for by her daughter-in-law, Florence Eveline Jenner (1901-1994) aka ‘Eva’; Grace’s mother. Eva frequently said "I never had Grace until Grand Pratt died" by which time Grace was married anyway. ---read more


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Familypedia people who were born on this day

 FatherMotherBirth place
James Adair (1752-1818)Clinton, Laurens County, South Carolina, United States
John Alden (1759-1839)Yorkshire, England, United Kingdom
William Alexander (1812-1886)Shoreditch, London, England, United Kingdom
Roland Allen (1898-1978)William Allen (1868-1948)Lillian Merryweather (1868-1944)Hartlepool, County Durham, England, United Kingdom
Lawrence Roy Allsopp (1939)Sydney Allsopp (c1910)Doris May Robinson (c1910)
Grietje Appelman (1837-1906)Reindert Appelman (1811-1873)Geertje Manshande (1810-1871)Bovenkarspel, North Holland, Netherlands
Donald Atkinson (1889-1948)John Atkinson (1862-1930)Charlotte Kirkland (1865-1930)Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
Antje Bakker (1822-1908)Klaas Bakker (1788-1846)Meinouwtje Jonker (1788-1837)Grootebroek, North Holland, Netherlands
James Henry Baldwin (1854-1926)Henry Baldwin (1827-1864)Mary Ann Houston (1835-1856)New South Wales, Australia
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Familypedia people who died on this day

 FatherMotherDeath placeAge at death
Emily Addenbrooke (1829-1900)Henry Addenbrooke (1787-1857)Mary Louisa Pidcock (1798-)
Harriet P. Alger (1838-1871)Ogden M. Alger (1810-1876)Harriet Luddington (1815-)Bloomingdale, Michigan, United States33
Daniel Appleton (1751-1828)Samuel Appleton (1713-1780)Mary Russell (1716-1803)Haverhill, Essex County, Massachusetts
Samuel Appleton (1738-1819)Isaac Appleton (1704-1794)Elizabeth Sawyer (1710-1785)Ipswich, Essex County, Massachusetts, United States
Samuel Appleton (1624-1696)Samuel Appleton (1586-1670)Judith Everard (1587-1633)Ipswich, Essex County, Massachusetts
Samuel Appleton (1586-1670)Thomas Appleton (1550-1603)Mary Isaac (1549-1613)Rowley, Essex County, Massachusetts, United States
Wenzel I. von Sachsen (c1337-1388)Rudolf I. von Sachsen-Wittenberg (c1284-1356)Agnes von Lindau-Ruppin (1314-1343)Celle, Lower Saxony, Germany
Johann Georg Bach (1756-1823)Johann Leonhard Bach (1724-1796)Maria Catharina Balbach (?-?)(Waldmannshofen+ Baden-Würrttemburg+ Germany)67
Matthew Baglin (c1725-1803)John Baglin (c1697-)Mary Peglar (c1705-)Uley, Gloucestershire, England, United Kingdom
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Familypedia people who were first married on this day

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Walter Washington Adair (1783-1835)John Adair (1754-1815)Nancy Ga-Ho-Ga Lightfoot (1760-1789)Rachel Thompson (1786-1876)Georgia, United States
Mary Ann Wilder Arnold (1822-1850)Jonathan Miller Arnold (1798-1871)Mary Ann Wilder Damon (1794-1879)Levi Wheeler (1812-1886)Abington, Plymouth County, Massachusetts
Sarah Jane Baker (1860-1946)Charles Baker (1814-1897)Maria Cramp (1829-1888)William Henry Hone (1852-1895)Binda, New South Wales, Australia
Thomas Barrett-Lennard, 17th Baron Dacre (1717-1786)Richard Barrett (1682-1716)Anne Lennard, 16th Baroness Dacre (1684-1755)Anna Maria Pratt (-1806)London, Greater London, England, United Kingdom
Katherine Beaugendre (1896-1948)Samuel Newton (1892-1950)London, England, United Kingdom
Henry Grey Bennet (1777-1836)Charles Bennet, 4th Earl of Tankerville (1743-1822)Emma Colebrooke (1752-1836)Gertrude Frances Russell (1791-1841)
Arthur Michael Cosmo Bertie (1886-1957)Montagu Arthur Bertie, 7th Earl of Abingdon (1836-1928)Gwendoline Mary Dormer (1867-1942)Aline Rose Arbuthnot-Leslie (1888-1948)
William Blackman (1844-1922)George Blackman (1809-bef1888)Susannah Raven (1820-1905)Emily Mary Stanbury (1843-1928)Mudgee, New South Wales, Australia
Gijsbert Bleijenberg (c1770-1840)Wouter Woutersz Bleijenberg (1743-)Lisabeth Gijsbertsen Burgers (1743-bef1791)Geertruida Coenen (1771-1839)Veenendaal, Utrecht, Netherlands
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Familypedia people who had their second wedding (or first after a liaison) on this day

 FatherMotherJoined with-g2Wedding2 place
Aline Rose Arbuthnot-Leslie (1888-1948)George Arbuthnot-Leslie (1847-1896)Mary Rose Leslie (1851-1900)Arthur Michael Cosmo Bertie (1886-1957)
Oswald Dunnill Avison (1878-1954)Andrew Avison (1834-1882)Ann Clapham (1835-1913)Dorothy M. EmeryClive, Hawke's Bay Region, New Zealand
Béla Bánffy de Losoncz (1831-1888)Miklós Bánffy de Losoncz (1801-1894)Katalin Wesselényi de Hadad (1805-1885)Róza Wesselényi de Hadad (1846-1926)Hodod, Satu Mare County, Romania
Catherine Critchley (1817-1872)William Critchley (c1775-1847)Catherine Murphy (1795-1864)Farrell Hurley (c1814-1850)Scots Church, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Alexander II of Scotland (1198-1249)William I of Scotland (c1142-1214)Ermengarde de Beaumont-au-Maine (c1170-1233)Marie de Coucy (c1218-1285)Roxburgh
William Harrison (c1824-1893)Isabella Dunne (c1821-1903)Carcoar, New South Wales, Australia
Iván Kenessey (1895-c1975)János Rauch (1865-1934)Berta Kenessey (1871-1951)Regina Ostián (c1905-c1980)
Theodorus Korver (1893-)Arie Korver (1844-1921)Anna Catharina Korver (1857-)Jannetje van den Brink (1915-)Hilversum
John James Robert Manners, 7th Duke of Rutland (1818-1906)John Henry Manners, 5th Duke of Rutland (1778-1857)Elizabeth Howard (1780-1825)Janetta Hughan (1837-1899)
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