Owen W. F. GIDDINGS1

#11371, b. 1905
Last Edited=27 Aug 2009
     Owen W. F. GIDDINGS was born in 1905.2
Owen married Lily Annie L. PASK, daughter of Arthur Ernest PASK and Lillian CHURCH, in 1926 in the Islington registration district.1,3,4 Owen emigrated to South Africa. He travelled on the Winchester Castle from Southampton, that departed on 24 June 1947. Anne & Owen spent most of their married lives in Northern Rhodesia.5,1 Owen and Lily travelled on the Stirling Castle from Cape Town, South Africa to Southampton, Hampshire. Owen was listed as a Carpenter, Annie a Housewife. They were travelling to 44 Gillmans Road, Orpington, Kent from North Rhodesia.6 Owen and Lily travelled on the Winchester Castle sailing from Southampton on 15 November 1951 to South Africa. Owen was listed as a Carpenter. They were travelling from 44 Gillmans Road, Orpington, Kent travelling to North Rhodesia via South Africa.7

Children of Owen W. F. GIDDINGS and Lily Annie L. PASK

Sources of Information:

  1. [S3348] Letter from Roger Pask to Stuart & Teresa Pask, dated 25 October 2008.
  2. [S3520] Website Ancestry UK Incoming Passenger Lists, 1878-1960: Mr O. & Mrs A. Giddings,
    Port of Departure: Durban, South Africa
    Arrival Date: 21 Sep 1951
    Port of Arrival: Southampton, England
    Ports of Voyage: Durban, East London, Port Elizabeth, Cape Town and Las Palmas
    Ship Name: Stirling Castle
    Shipping Line: The Union-Castle Mail Steamship Company Ltd
    Official Number: 164570.
  3. [S3] GRO Indexes to Marriages. "1926/Q4 PASK, Annie L. L. GIDDINGS Islington 1b 701."
  4. [S3] GRO Indexes to Marriages. "1926/Q4 GIDDINGS, Owen W. F. PASK Islington 1b 701."
  5. [S5503] Website FindmyPast: Passenger Lists from England (www.findmypast.com) Mr O W F GIDDINGS Date of departure: 24 June 1947 Port of departure: Southampton Destination port: South Africa Destination country: South Africa Ship: WINCHESTER CASTLE.
  6. [S3520] Website Ancestry UK Incoming Passenger Lists, 1878-1960: Owen & Annie Giddings (Passengers 251 & 252)
    Port of Embarkation Capetown
    Arrival Date: 21 Sep 1951
    Port of Arrival: Southampton, England
    Ports of Voyage: Durban, East London, Port Elizabeth, Cape Town and Las Palmas
    Ship Name: Stirling Castle
    Shipping Line: The Union-Castle Mail Steamship Company Ltd
    Official Number: 164570.
  7. [S5503] Website FindmyPast: Passenger Lists from England (www.findmypast.com) Mr O GIDDINGS Date of departure: 15 November 1951 Port of departure: Southampton Destination port: South Africa Destination country: South Africa
    Ship: WINCHESTER CASTLE.
  8. [S2] GRO Indexes to Births. "1929/Q2 GIDDINGS, Frank O. PASK Islington 1b 301."
  9. [S2] GRO Indexes to Births. "1941/Q4 GIDDINGS, Leslie PASK Brentford 3a 367."

James MYERSCOUGH1

#11373, b. 7 January 1883, d. 1965
Last Edited=27 Nov 2014
     James MYERSCOUGH was baptised on 7 January 1883 in St. John, Lytham, Lancashire. His parents were Thomas Walker Myerscough, and Betsy née Hird.2
James married Florence PASK, daughter of William PASK and Elizabeth Esther COOKSON, on 18 August 1908 in St. James Church, Birch-in-Rusholme, Lancashire. He was a Traveller, a Batchelor aged 25 residing at 29 Banff Road. His father was listed as Thomas Walker MYERSCOUGH, a Builder. The marriage was witnessed by Thos W. MYERSCOUGH, and Annie PASK (sister of the bride.)1,3,4,5
James died in 1965 in the North East Cheshire registration district.2

Research Note: More information on the Myerscough family is available from the Myerscough One-Name Study.2

Children of James MYERSCOUGH and Florence PASK

Sources of Information:

  1. [S3349] E-mail from Myerscough One-Name Study to Stuart & Teresa Pask.
  2. [S3349] E-mail from Myerscough One-Name Study to Stuart & Teresa Pask dated 12 April 2008: Family Group Sheet.
  3. [S3350] Copy of the marriage certificate of James Myerscough and Florence Pask, 18 August 1908. Kindly provided by the Myerscough One-Name Study. Click to view marriage certificate
  4. [S3] GRO Indexes to Marriages. "1908/Q3 PASK, Florence Chorlton 8c 1402."
  5. [S5005] Website Ancestry: Manchester, England, Marriages and Banns, 1754-1930 about Florence Pask
    Name:      Florence Pask
    Birth Year:      abt 1885
    Age:      23
    Marriage Date:      18 Aug 1908
    Parish:      Birch in Rusholme, St James
    Parish as it Appears:      Birch In Rusholme
    Father's Name:      William Pask
    Spouse's Name:      James Myerscough
    Spouse's Father's Name:      Thomas Walker Myerscough
    Reference Number:      M315/1/2/2
    Item Number:      7
    Archive Roll:      665.
  6. [S2] GRO Indexes to Births. "1912/Q3 MYERSCOUGH, Florence I. PASK Chorlton 8c 1735."
  7. [S2] GRO Indexes to Births. "1915/Q1 MYERSCOUGH, Kathleen PASK Chorlton 8c 1719."

Florence Irene MYERSCOUGH1,2

#11374, b. 12 August 1912
Last Edited=8 Jun 2018
     Florence Irene MYERSCOUGH was born on 12 August 1912 in Chorlton on Medlock, Lancashire.1,2 She was the daughter of James MYERSCOUGH and Florence PASK.1
Florence married Frank BOOTH on 5 June 1948 in St. George, Poynton, Cheshire. She was residing at Sirestan Bean Lane, Hazel Grove, Cheshire.. The marriage was witnessed by Henry Booth & Eileen Pilbeam.2

Sources of Information:

  1. [S2] GRO Indexes to Births. "1912/Q3 MYERSCOUGH, Florence I. PASK Chorlton 8c 1735."
  2. [S3349] E-mail from Myerscough One-Name Study to Stuart & Teresa Pask dated 12 April 2008: Family Group Sheet.