George Norman Parkin (1884–1969)


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Photo courtesy Barbara Singleton

George Parkin in WW1

George Norman Parkin (1884–1969)

George was born in 1884, and like his two brothers he worked as a railway clerk. He married Mary Radford in 1910, Fritchley.

George Parkin's brothers Frank Parkin and Harold Parkin are also on the Roll of Honour.


1901: Fritchley

Forename Surname Relationship Age Information Where born
John James Parkin Head 39 Foreman lime works Fritchley
Annie E Parkin wife 40   Cromford
George N Parkin son 16 Railway clerk Fritchley
Harold J Parkin son 15 Railway clerk Fritchley
Frank A Parkin son 14 Clerk commercial Fritchley
Mary Ellen Parkin daughter 10   Fritchley

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1911: St Thomas Road, Derby

Forename Surname Relationship Age Information Where born
George Norman Parkin Head 26 Railway Clerk Fritchley
Mary Parkin wife 26   Fritchley

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1918 Crich voters
George Norman Parkin, Fritchley; absent on military service.

1939 Register: Field Lane, Burton on Trent
George N Parkin (widower) b.26 April 1884; railway claims clerk