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21 July 2024
Marie Elizabeth Jones, grandmother of Alan Morris.

Marie Elizabeth Jones was my grandmother, and I have many memories of her. As a child, my sister and I lived with Marie and Albert for around 6 months whilst my father Brian was looking for a family home near Portsmouth.

Birth of Marie Elizabeth Jones.

Marie Elizabeth Jones was born on 4 September 1907 in Mile End, Old Town, London, England. Her father was  Walter John Jones, and her mother was   Maria Harris Read.

Wedding of Marie Elizabeth Jones and Albert Clark.

Marie Elizabeth Jones married  Albert Clark at the Parish Church of St. Stephens in Bow, London, England. They got married on June 30th 1934. The wedding certificate shows that Marie was living in Bow. Her profession was entered as a Dressmaker, and her father Walter, was unemployed.

The two witnesses on the wedding certificate were Frank Clark, Albert's brother and Lillian Jones, Marie's sister.

St. Stephens Church, Bow, London, EnglandSt. Stephens Church, Bow, London, England

Children of Marie Elizabeth Clark and Albert Clark.

  1. Anthony Clark. 1936-2017
  2. Jean Clark. 1939-2014
  3. Paul Clark. 1943-2023

Census Records for Marie.

I have been able to find Marie on the 1911 Census and the 1939 Register.

1911 Census taken on 2 April.

This census shows the family living at 33 Beachy Road.

Name.Relation to Head.Age.Occupation.Birthplace.
Walter John Jones. Head. 44. General labourer. Hackney, London, England.
Maria Harris Jones. Wife. 57.   Hackney Wick, London, England.
Walter Frederick Jones. Son. 9. School. Walthamstow, London, England.
William Charles Jones. Son. 8 School. Walthamstow, London, England.
Maude Edith Jones. Daughter. 6 School. Hounslow, London, England.
Alfred Henry Jones. Son. 5 School. Bethnal Green, London, England.
Elizabeth Marie Jones. Daughter. 3   Mile End Old Town, London, England.

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1921 Census taken on 19 June.

This census was taken in Poplar, London, Middlesex, England. It shows the family living at 29 Dace Road.

Name.Relation to Head.Age.Occupation.Birthplace.
Walter John Jones Head 54 General Labourer Hackney, London, England.
Maria Jones Wife 47 Home Duties Hackney, London, England.
Maud Jones Daughter 16 Tailoress London, England
Alfred Jones Son 15 Office boy Bethnal Green, London, England.
Elizabeth Jones Daughter 13   London, England
Leonard Jones Son 10   London, England
Lillian Jones Daughter 6   London, England

View an image of this 1921 census return.

1939 Register taken on 29 September.

This record shows the family living at 20 Union Road, Walthamstow, Essex, England.

Albert Clark. Asphalt spreader.
Marie E Clark.  

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Death of Marie Elizabeth Clark.

Marie Elizabeth Clark died on the 1st of January 1988 in a hospital in Hackney, London, England. She was cremated in Enfield Crematorium, Enfield, London, England.