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Alwyn Matthew ARDRON (1935 -)

 

Father: Matthew Ardron (1907 - 1978)
Mother: Sarah Phelps

 

Tree extract starting with common ancestor to me:

 

 

My 3rd cousin twice removed was born in 1935 in the registration district of Worksop. (Jane Kelly (nee Ardron) + GRO ref Worksop 7b 72 Jun 1935)

 

1935 in July the first Penguin paperbacks go on sale, costing just 6 pence, bringing literature to the masses

1936 Death of King George V, succeeded by King Edward VIII
1936 Abdication of King Edward VIII in order to marry Wallace Simpson, succeeded by King George VI

1939-45 World War II
1944 Butler Education Act - framework for new free comprehensive secondary education for all
1947 on 1 January Britain's coal industry is nationalised

1948 National Health Service established

1948 on 29 July the Olympic Games open at Wembley Stadium in London

1952 Death of King George VI, succeeded by Queen Elizabeth II
1954 Rationing resulting from ends

1955 on 22 September commercial television starts with the first ITV broadcast

 

Alwyn married Pauline Farrar in 1955 in the registration district of Claro. (GRO ref Claro 2c 155 Dec 1955 - Farrar, Pauline)

 

1956 on 17 October Britain switches on its first nuclear power station at Calder Hall

1959 M1 Motorway punched through the Midlands from Watford to Birmingham

1963 The Profumo Affair
1965 on 8 November the death penalty is abolished

1966 on 30 July England win the football World Cup

1967 Abortion and homosexuality are legalised

1969 on 2 March Concorde, the world's first supersonic airliner, makes its maiden flight

1971 on 15 February decimalised currency replaces 'pounds, shillings and pence'

1973 on 1 January Britain joins the European Economic Community

1978 Wide spread strikes result in the so called “Winter of Discontent”
1979 Margaret Thatcher becomes Britain's first female Prime Minister

 

Pauline Farrar (1935 - 2001)

She was born on 12 September 1935. (Based on GRO death index entry)

 

Pauline died in 2001 aged 65. (Raymond Ardron II + GRO ref Rotherham 2001 July dist no 0451A reg no A58B ent no 058 dor 701 - [born] 12-Sep-35)

 

 

ALWYN AND PAULINE HAD THE FOLLOWING CHILDREN:

 

1) Raymond Ardron II (1957 -)


2) David Ardron II (1959 -)

 

3) Kevin Ardron (1960 -)