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Offline jonw65

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Re: Looking for paupers grave
« Reply #18 on: Saturday 04 July 20 19:19 BST (UK) »
Is it a burial, or just a note of the death/burial of a parishioner?

Looks like it was the latter!
Well found Pauline.

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Re: Looking for paupers grave
« Reply #19 on: Sunday 05 July 20 09:42 BST (UK) »
Wow thank you so much his wife is buried at overleigh cemetery so I will look into that first thank you Pauline j and jonw65 and everyone else for you help
       
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Re: Looking for paupers grave
« Reply #20 on: Sunday 05 July 20 15:20 BST (UK) »
Just to add that the Chester Union Workhouse in Hoole became Chester City Hospital in 1948. This was in use until the 1990s. These sites might be of interest:

http://www.workhouses.org.uk/Chester/

http://www.hoolehistorysoc.btck.co.uk/HooleSocialWelfare/ChesterUnionWorkhouse

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