Family History Notebook

Ellen Law Swindley

Daughter of Joseph Swindley and Elizabeth Sarah Fretter, born on the 18th of April 1908 in Castle Eden, County Durham.

Married Alexander George Wilkie Snow in 1935 in the Easington district, County Durham


Riette A W (1938-1998)

Died in 1984 in Nova Scotia, buried in Windsor Forks, Hants County, Nova Scotia, Canada d

Person ID 05391


0    Text in red represents information obtained from the internet (family trees etc) which I have not yet confirmed.

1    Alexander Snow died in 1970 in Bulmer, Yorkshire. Riette died in 1998 in Nova Scotia


a)    1911 UK census    Living with her parents on the estate at Castle Eden
        1939 Register        Ellen, born 18 April 1908, and Alexander, born 20 March 1903, are living in Wingate, County Durham, where Alexander was a farm bailiff

b)    The birth of Ellen Law Swindley, mother's maiden name Fretter, was registered in the second quarter of 1908 in the Easington district (FreeBMD / GRO 10a 547)

        The marriage of Ellen L Swindley and Alexander G.W. Snow as registered in the second quarter of 1935 in the Easington district (FreeBMD 10a 999)

c)     UK, The Midwives Roll, 1904-1959 [database on-line].

Name: Ellen Law Swindley
Enrollment Date: 26 May 1934
Residence Year: 1935
Residence Place: Castle Eden, Co Durham

d)    FindAGrave

e)    Sweeney Family Tree on Ancestry