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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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Today is December 8.

Familypedia people who were born on this day

 FatherMotherBirth place
Annie Patterson Allison (1877-1969)David Burnie Allison (1838-1919)Helen Paterson (1840-1919)Bombay, New Zealand
Helen Nola Armagost (1918-2008)Walter James Armagost (1891-1980)Mary Fern Buckingham (1895-1961)Beaver Crossing, Seward County, Nebraska, United States
Priscilla Baker (1674-1731)Thomas Baker (1636-1718)Priscilla Symonds (1648-1733)Topsfield, Essex County, Massachusetts, United States
William Baring (1779-1820)Francis Baring, 1st Bart (1740-1810)Harriet Herring (1750-1804)
Elena Bogdan (1854-1929)Lascăr Bogdan (1827-1856)Henrieta Dimachi (c1825-1873)Iași, Iași County, Moldavia, Romania
Abigale Bolster (1720-1749)Isaac Bolster (1690-1753)Abigale Bullard (1694-1732)Brookline, Norfolk County, Massachusetts, United States
William Bradford (1811-)Thomas Bradford (c1782-)Elizabeth TrayfootSt Leonards, Shoreditch, Westminster, London, Middlesex, England
Benjamin Bradley (1820-1884)Benjamin Bradley (bef1820-)Sarah (bef1820-)London, England, United Kingdom
Kathryn B. Brown (1909-2006)Alfred Brown (1876-1930)Nettie Klinck (1886-1947)New York City, New York, United States
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Familypedia people who died on this day

 FatherMotherDeath placeAge at death
Benjamin Abbot (1686-1748)Benjamin Abbot (1661-1703)Sarah Farnham (1661-bef1726)Andover, Massachusetts, United States62
William Amory (1804-1888)Thomas Coffin Amory (1767-1812)Hannah Rowe Linzee (1775-1845)Boston, Suffolk County, Massachusetts, United States
James Andrus (1835-1914)Milo Andrus (1814-1893)Abigail Jane Daley (1815-1894)St. George, Washington County, Utah
Jackson Dominick Arnold (1912-2007)Albert C. Arnold (1882-)Irene Dominick (1892-)Rancho Santa Fe, San Diego County, California, United States
Arthur Davie Basset (1801-1870)Joseph Davie (1764-1846)Mary Irwin (-1862)
Audrey Bennett (1950-2001)Marcus Bennett (1920-1993)Rebecca Silva (1926-1995)Sacramento, California, United States
Oscar II av Sverige och Norge (1829-1907)Oscar I av Sverige och Norge (1799-1859)Joséphine de Beauharnais (1807-1876)Stockholm, Sweden
Magnus III of Sweden (1240-1290)Birger Magnusson (c1200-1266)Ingeborg Eriksdotter of Sweden (c1212-c1254)
William Blundell (-1863)George Blundell (1760-1835)Anne Johnson (c1760-)Mill Place, Chislehurst, England, United Kingdom
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Familypedia people who were first married on this day

 FatherMotherJoined with-g1Wedding1 place
Zabdiel Boylston Adams (1829-1902)Zabdiel Boylston Adams (1793-1855)Sarah Holland (1800-1877)Frances Ann Kidder (1835-1910)Massachusetts
Agnes Benger (1847-1938)Charles Benger (1819-1887)Euphemia Ferguson (c1821-1891)William Green (1844-1890)Mangrove Creek, New South Wales, Australia
William Benjamin Henry Brown (1828-1883)William Brown (c1800-1882)Elizabeth Catherine Foss (1810-1854)Sarah Matilda Williamson (1828-1905)St James Church, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Francis Byrnes (1829-1865)Francis Byrnes (1794-1850)Sarah Hibbs (1806-1849)Jane Hewitt (1825-1913)Lower Hawkesbury, New South Wales, Australia
Henrietta Emma Carlisle (1858-1944)John Carlisle (1818-1893)Elizabeth Phipps (1837-1882)John Wilson Robinson (1854-1916)Mudgee, New South Wales, Australia
Freda Pearl Catt (1895-1978)Albert John Catt (1876-1936)Ada Lawson Margaret Bellamy (1875-1942)Eric Arthur Mobbs (1891-1974)St. Pauls, Carlingford, New South Wales, Australia
Elizabeth Vere Cavendish (1897-1982)Richard Frederick Cavendish (1871-1946)Moyra de Vere Beauclerk (1876-1942)Robert Arthur James Gascoyne-Cecil, 5th Marquess of Salisbury (1893-1972)
John Cecil, 4th Earl of Exeter (1628-1678)David Cecil, 3rd Earl of Exeter (c1604-1643)Elizabeth Egerton (bef1612-1688)Frances Manners (1630-1660)
Gizella Csengey (1903-1986)Gyula Csengey (1863-1947)Márta Lukács (1876-1964)Aladár Fáy (1898-1963)Budapest, Hungary
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Familypedia people who had their second wedding (or first after a liaison) on this day

 FatherMotherJoined with-g2Wedding2 place
William Penn Adair (1830-1880)George Washington Adair (1806-1862)Martha Hammock Martin (1815-1875)Susannah McIntosh Drew (1844-1939)Cooweescoowee District, Cherokee Nation, Indian Territory
Samuel Appleton (1624-1696)Samuel Appleton (1586-1670)Judith Everard (1587-1633)Mary Lowell Oliver (1640-1692)Ipswich, Essex County, Massachusetts
Albert P. Ashworth (1872-1934)James Edward Ashworth (1831-1910)Ellen E. Ramsbottom (1843-1910)Jessie C. Patterson (1885-1965)Wurtsboro, United States
Elias Benner (1795-1838)Daniel Benner (1769-1853)Catherine Ettleman (1763-1853)Eliza Cramer (1806-)Stark County, Ohio
Ebenezer Duty (1782-1852)Mark Duty (1747-1783)Abigail Woodbury (1746-1774)Judith Yeoman (1782-)New Hampshire
Jane Hewitt (1825-1913)John Hewitt (1797-1834)Hannah Ramsay (c1793-1870)Francis Byrnes (1829-1865)Lower Hawkesbury, New South Wales, Australia
Edmund Quincy (1628-1698)Edmund Quincy (1602-c1636)Judith Pares (1603-1654)Elizabeth Gookin (c1660-1700)Braintree, Massachusetts, United States
William Robinson (c1785-1846)James Robinson (1768-)Elizabeth Wells (1767-)Elizabeth Caswell (c1788-1859)St Mary's, Lambeth, Greater London, England, United Kingdom
Hannah Tapfield (1808-1886)Peter Tapfield (1775-1853)Mary Lawson (1772-1854)Brigham Young (1801-1877)Salt Lake City, Salt Lake County, Utah
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