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People : Folder 01


People of Marple and District.


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Booklet : History of Budenberg family & Gauge Company
Booklet with notes from Bernard Champness of the Manchester Regional Industrial Archaeology Society entitled " Some notes on the history of the Budenberg family and the Gauge Company." With history, plans and photographs.

Photographs of Budenberg Family Gravestone
Three colour photographs showing Budenberg gravestone at All Saints Church, Marple from several angles. Undated

Newspaper report of Budenberg Wedding : 1926
Photocopy of newspaper report on the wedding of Mr C F Budenberg and Miss Hilda Ethel Barlow from The Reporter 2th February 1926 with the headline "Attractive wedding at Marple : Great Popular Interest".
Giving description of Ceremony, dresses,…

Letter to Ann Hearle from Richard Budenberg : 1994
Handwritten letter from Richard Budenberg with memories of his grandfather (CFB) and his greenhouse where he grew carnations also his maternal grandparents Mr & Mrs Barlow. Dated 1994

Newspaper References to Mr C F Budenberg
Handwritten transcripts of newspaper articles from Stockport Advertiser and Express dates 1899, 1906 1907 with references to Mr C F Budenberg an his involvement in the Horticultural Societies.

Certificates belonging to Miss Edith Edwards
Four Original Certificates awarded to Miss Edith Edwards :
1. Trinity College of Music 1906
2. Two British Red Cross Society : Course attendance : 1915,1916.
3. British Red Cross Society : Advance Membership certificate : 1924

Mrs Clark awarded British Empire Medal
Brief account on Mrs Clark of Hibbert Lane being awarded the British Empire Medal for 30 years public service with the WRVS, and her community activities. Unknown publication.
On Card.

J Norman Fraser : Funeral Announcement : 2009
Original Funeral Announcement for J Norman Fraser giving information on his funeral service, Committal with times and locations.

Lists with information on Residents / Properties of Marple
Several handwritten research documents :
1. Four pages of the 1836 Pigots Directory : Typed list of Residents and Occupation. (Alphabetical)
2. Handwritten research notes on the Citizens of Marple : 1745, 1820.
3. Handwritten notes on Joseph…

List of Taxable : Marple Township : 1693, 1743
Typed list of Taxable : Marple Township 1693 and 1743 giving information of farmers who paid mize and tythes.
Account of 1522 giving names of oldest residents of Marple

Enoch Tempest : The Story of Enoch Tempest.
Pages 296 - 202 with title "The Story of Enoch Tempest and his Locomotives" by Harold D Bowtell from Reservoir Railways of the Yorkshire Pennines (Oakwood Press) 1979 with Page showing photograph of Enoch Tempest on his favourite locomotion.

Voters List : 1891
Photocopies of the Hyde Division of Cheshire : Marple Polling District (District J) Township of Marple, List of residents, addresses in 1891 eligible to vote.

"Blind Joe"  Cooper : Brief History & Photograph
Photocopy of a newspaper article from the North Cheshire Herald dated 28.3.1931 accompanied by a photograph of Joe Cooper and his dog Prince with a brief biography of his life and work in Compstall.
A well known character who sat on Brabyns Brow…
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