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Gotts Surname Family History


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Robert J Pigott 769 and Emily 771 Austin (second marriage)

Robert 769 married Emily 771 Austin in Walsingham district in 1893 after Anna Maria Pells died in 1889. Their children in Morston include:

Clifford Henry 772

Clifford Henry 772 married Elsie 775 Clarke in 1928 in Woodbridge district, and their family settled in Ipswich and Deben district.

Bertie Reginald 773

Bertie Reginald 773 married Olive 776 Dowsing in 1925 and they emigrated to Canada in about 1921."Bertie fought in France in WWI, was gassed in France, later went to fight in Mesopotamia against the Turks. When on leave he travelled in India.

Bertie Gotts and Olive Dowsing married and moved to Canada, establishing a homestead near Abernethy, Saskatchewan.

During the Second World War, Bertie was a camp guard at a German POW camp in the Kananaskis area of Alberta, about 60 km west of Calgary.  After that he became a diesel engine engineer, and worked at the Steep Rock mine in Atikokan, Ontario, where they retired.  Bertie and Olive died around 1980. Their ashes were taken back to Stiffkey where they came from by their son Robert. Their family live in Canada.

(Thanks to Chuck Newyar for this update)

See Bertie Reginald WW2 page here

Robert Barnabus 802

Robert Barnabus 802 married Gertrude Elizabeth 806 Dann in St Faiths in 1910. Their families are in Norwich and Australia.

Obadiah Pells 803

Obadiah Pells 803, married Rose Ethel 808 Cullingford in 1910, and raised their family around Norwich.

Charles William 804

Charles William 804 married Joyce 809 Davis in Docking district in 1909. Their family were in Kings Lynn, Downham and Wayland district

Edward James 774

Edward James 774 married Bessie 777 Dowsing in 1920 in Walsingham district, and their family settled in Barnby and Smallburgh districts. Edward later married Dorothy 778 Youngman

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