Frank Rayner Shepherd, 19081987 (aged 79 years)

Name
Frank Rayner /Shepherd/
Given names
Frank Rayner
Surname
Shepherd
Birth February 7, 1908 46 41
Citation details: Bradford; 1908; Qtr Mar; Vol 9b; Page111
Date of entry in original source: February 7, 1908
Death of a paternal grandmotherSusannah Sheard
December 1909 (aged 1 year)
Citation details: Bradford; 1909; Dec; Vol 9b; Page 71
Census April 2, 1911 (aged 3 years) Age: 3
Address: 137 Little Horton Lane Bradford Yorkshire
Citation details: SHEPHERD_WILLIAM_HENRY_(RG14PN26841_RG78PN1542_RD498_SD4_ED31_SN27)
Date of entry in original source: April 2, 1911
Marriage of a siblingHerbert ShepherdElsie May DawsView this family
April 11, 1914 (aged 6 years) Husband: 27 Wife: 19
Address: St Oswalds Church Bradford
Citation details: Herbert Shepherd; 1914; Dis Bradford; Qtr June; Vol 9b; Page 257
Date of entry in original source: April 11, 1914
Event
Story from Frank Rayner Shepherds Personal Papers
1920 (aged 11 years)
1920 Frank Shepherd Story 1.pdf

Note: Story from Frank Rayner Shepherd's Personal Papers

Story from Frank Rayner Shepherd's Personal Papers

After hearing your program & the poem on Bradford West Bowling it brought to mind when I was a boy of 12 in 1920. I used to go to Bowling Tide held on The spare ground behind the B.D.A. Works. We used to go through the Works from Birch Lane & passed the Boilers which fed the dye works My best friends father was the Head Boiler man. We took water in a Bottle & outside of the building There was a bucket which had some acid in it. We put a stick in & let a couple of drops go into our bottle it was the best lemonade we ever tasted. P There also were small fairs on spare ground behind the Towers Hall In Manchester Road. The ground was flanked & Newton St & Woollon St & Oasis Mill We lived below Tower Hall & my parents had A Drapers Shop there, also there was a larger fairground behind Round Hill St & Rosby St.

Occupation
Wool Sorter
1923 (aged 14 years)

Date of entry in original source: August 24, 1979
1979 Frank & Mararets Golden Wedding Article
1979 Frank & Mararets Golden Wedding Article

Note: Telegraph and Argus, Bradford
Death of a brotherArthur Shepherd
September 1928 (aged 20 years) Age: 33
Source: BDM Index
Citation details: Leeds; 1928; Qtr Sep; Vol 9b: Page 459
Text:

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Note: Heart attack in a horse drawn carriage

Heart attack in a horse drawn carriage Memory from John Shepherd

Residence before 1930 (aged 21 years)
Address: 5 Ann Place Bradford West Yorkshire England
Religious marriageMargaret McCormackView this family
August 25, 1930 (aged 22 years)
Address: St Joseph's Church Pakington Street Bradford
Occupation
Wool Warehouse Man
1930 (aged 21 years)

ResidenceMargaret McCormackView this family
about 1930 (aged 21 years)
Address: Oakenshaw
Occupation
Steward
about 1931 (aged 22 years)
Employer: Wyke Working Mens Club
Birth of a sonJohn Shepherd
May 30, 1931 (aged 23 years)
Source: BDM Index
Citation details: Bradford; 1931; Qtr Jun; Vol 9b; Page 269
Event
Working Mens Club Membership
January 15, 1935 (aged 26 years)
Address: Horton Grange
Death of a maternal grandmotherJane Theakston
June 1936 (aged 28 years) Age: 91
Source: BDM Index
Citation details: GRO; 1936; Bradford; Qtr J; Vol 9b; Page 250
Death of a fatherWilliam Henry Shepherd
March 1946 (aged 38 years)
Address: Amberly Court, Bierley, Bradford, West Yorkshire, England
Source: BDM Index
Citation details: GRO: 1946; Dist Bradford; Qtr M; Vol 9b; Page 135; William H Shepherd
Note: Old peoples housing/ home

Old peoples housing/ home John Shepherd recalls William died here

Death of a motherMary Laycock
May 7, 1946 (aged 38 years) Age: 78
Address: St Luke Hospital, Bradford, West Yorkshire, England
Cause: 1. Hypostatic pneumonia following fracture of left femur acidentally sustained in a fall in hospital ward on 21st April 1946. 2. Arteric Sclerosis and Senility
Citation details: GRO: 1946; Bradford; Qtr J; Vol 9b; Page 83; Mary Shepherd
Date of entry in original source: May 8, 1946
ResidenceMargaret McCormackView this family
before 1947 (aged 38 years)
Address: 2 Newburn Road Bradford
Occupation
Pedlar
May 22, 1947 (aged 39 years)
ResidenceMargaret McCormackView this family
1948 (aged 39 years)

Address: 2 Copthorn View Great Horton Bradford
Death of a brotherHerbert Shepherd
after 1958 (aged 49 years)

Note: Paul Shepherd b1958 was taken to see him and Elsie memory from John Shepherd
ResidenceMargaret McCormackView this family
about 1970 (aged 61 years)
Address: 8 Grange Fold Allerton Bradford
Event
Tax return
July 23, 1975 (aged 67 years)
EventMargaret McCormackView this family
Golden Wedding Aniversary
August 24, 1979 (aged 71 years)

Text:

Check out the date of this celebration against the marriage certificate!

Only Grandad could get his Golden Wedding date a year early

1979 Frank & Mararets Golden Wedding Article
1979 Frank & Mararets Golden Wedding Article

Note: Telegraph and Argus, Bradford
Death February 16, 1987 (aged 79 years)
Address: St Luke's Hospital Bradford
Cause of death: Cardiac Arrest
Family with parents
father
1936 William Henry Shepherd Photo
18611946
Birth: August 12, 1861 51 45Idle, Bradford, West Yorkshire, England
Death: March 1946Bradford, West Yorkshire, England
mother
1936 Mary Shepherd nee Laycock
18661946
Birth: September 1866 21 21Bradford, West Yorkshire, England
Death: May 7, 1946Bradford, West Yorkshire, England
Religious marriage Religious marriageFebruary 10, 1886Bradford, West Yorkshire, England
8 months
elder brother
18861958
Birth: September 1886 25 20Bradford, West Yorkshire, England
Death: after 1958
19 months
elder sister
18881891
Birth: March 1888 26 21Stanningley, Bradford, West Yorkshire, England
Death: September 1891Bradford, West Yorkshire, England
9 years
elder brother
Authur-Shepherd.jpg
18961928
Birth: September 1896 35 30Bradford, West Yorkshire, England
Death: September 1928Cleethorpes, North East Lincolnshire, England
12 years
himself
1935 Working Mens Club Menbership Card.jpg
19081987
Birth: February 7, 1908 46 41Bradford, West Yorkshire, England
Death: February 16, 1987Bradford, West Yorkshire, England
Family with Margaret McCormack
himself
1935 Working Mens Club Menbership Card.jpg
19081987
Birth: February 7, 1908 46 41Bradford, West Yorkshire, England
Death: February 16, 1987Bradford, West Yorkshire, England
wife
1944 Margaret Shepherd
19071992
Birth: March 30, 1907 37 34Middlesbrough, Redcar and Cleveland, England
Death: May 9, 1992Bradford, West Yorkshire, England
Religious marriage Religious marriageAugust 25, 1930Bradford, West Yorkshire, England
9 months
son
1935 John Shepherd
19312017
Birth: May 30, 1931 23 24Bradford, West Yorkshire, England
Death: January 1, 2017Westbourne Community Hospital
BirthBirth Certificates
Citation details: Bradford; 1908; Qtr Mar; Vol 9b; Page111
Date of entry in original source: February 7, 1908
Census1911 England & Wales Census
Citation details: SHEPHERD_WILLIAM_HENRY_(RG14PN26841_RG78PN1542_RD498_SD4_ED31_SN27)
Date of entry in original source: April 2, 1911
OccupationTelegraph & Argus News Paper, Bradford, West Yorkshire, England
Date of entry in original source: August 24, 1979
1979 Frank & Mararets Golden Wedding Article
1979 Frank & Mararets Golden Wedding Article

Note: Telegraph and Argus, Bradford
ResidenceMarriage Certificates
MarriageMarriage Certificates
EventTelegraph & Argus News Paper, Bradford, West Yorkshire, England
Text:

Check out the date of this celebration against the marriage certificate!

Only Grandad could get his Golden Wedding date a year early

1979 Frank & Mararets Golden Wedding Article
1979 Frank & Mararets Golden Wedding Article

Note: Telegraph and Argus, Bradford
EventTelegraph & Argus News Paper, Bradford, West Yorkshire, England
Birth
Census
Event
Note: Story from Frank Rayner Shepherd's Personal Papers

Story from Frank Rayner Shepherd's Personal Papers

After hearing your program & the poem on Bradford West Bowling it brought to mind when I was a boy of 12 in 1920. I used to go to Bowling Tide held on The spare ground behind the B.D.A. Works. We used to go through the Works from Birch Lane & passed the Boilers which fed the dye works My best friends father was the Head Boiler man. We took water in a Bottle & outside of the building There was a bucket which had some acid in it. We put a stick in & let a couple of drops go into our bottle it was the best lemonade we ever tasted. P There also were small fairs on spare ground behind the Towers Hall In Manchester Road. The ground was flanked & Newton St & Woollon St & Oasis Mill We lived below Tower Hall & my parents had A Drapers Shop there, also there was a larger fairground behind Round Hill St & Rosby St.

Occupation
Note: Telegraph and Argus, Bradford
Residence
Religious marriage
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Event
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Note: Telegraph and Argus, Bradford
Event
Note: Telegraph & Argus
Death
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Note: Story from Frank Rayner Shepherd's Personal Papers

Story from Frank Rayner Shepherd's Personal Papers

After hearing your program & the poem on Bradford West Bowling it brought to mind when I was a boy of 12 in 1920. I used to go to Bowling Tide held on The spare ground behind the B.D.A. Works. We used to go through the Works from Birch Lane & passed the Boilers which fed the dye works My best friends father was the Head Boiler man. We took water in a Bottle & outside of the building There was a bucket which had some acid in it. We put a stick in & let a couple of drops go into our bottle it was the best lemonade we ever tasted. P There also were small fairs on spare ground behind the Towers Hall In Manchester Road. The ground was flanked & Newton St & Woollon St & Oasis Mill We lived below Tower Hall & my parents had A Drapers Shop there, also there was a larger fairground behind Round Hill St & Rosby St.

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