Grandmother Ethel Holmes 1879-1955
Born at 39, Gibson Street, Sculcoates. Hull. East Yorkshire. England
Died at Worksop, Nottinghamshire 1955.
Ethel was the third daughter of Norman and Maria Holmes nee Ormerod.
Norman was a Brewers Cooper and the family moved from Hull to
Ethel was to meet her life time partner Joseph Bond, they were to have six
children; Norman, Bill, Joseph, Ethel, Marjorie and my mother Dorothy.
Bond married Walter Joslin in 1933
my twin brother Michael and I were born in 1934 in Worksop. Peter Joslin
(91) your Holmes webmaster
is dedicated to family history research
and helps run a 'Joslin Society' & the Lancashire Family
History Society, Some of Peters interest in family history can be
attributed to his lovely Grandma 'Ethel Holmes'
Whom he admired so much
A Manchester Holmes family
Photograph of :
William (Bert) Holmes 1891-1952
and his Wife Florence (nee Holt)
with their baby son William Holmes
The full story of this family in
The Holmes Journal
Volume 12 issue 3
Thirteen years of the
Holmes Family History Society Journals
packed with Articles', Data and Photographs'