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Nora Rhodes (Wilson)

Birthplace: Pudsey, Leeds, United Kingdom
Death: Died
Cause of death: 1a. Carcinomatosis, b. Primary Cancer of porta hepatis
Place of Burial: Guiseley, Leeds, United Kingdom
Immediate Family:

Daughter of John Wilson and Levinyer Wilson
Wife of <private> Rhodes
Mother of <private> Rhodes; Lynn Baker; <private> Nason (Rhodes) and Michael Lawrence Rhodes
Sister of Mabel Paine; John Wilson; Albert Wilson; Peter Wilson; <private> Gadsby (Wilson) and 1 other

Managed by: Michael Lawrence Rhodes
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Immediate Family

About Nora Rhodes

Born at 6 St James's Crescent, Waterloo, Pudsey, Jan 2 1935. Educated at Pudsey and in Bradford. Worked as a shorthand typist. Aged 19 married Lawrence Rhodes at St Lawrence's Church, Pudsey, June 19, 1954. First home was at 3 Womersley Place, Stanningley, between 1954-59, then at Goldthorpe, South Yorks, 1959-64, then at Askern South Yorks 1964-67, then at Guiseley, near Leeds, 1967-83. Wife of police constable. Mother of four.

On husband's retirement from the police in 1982 they bought a house Waltergarth, at Station Rd, Horton-in Ribblesdale, North Yorkshire where she lived 1983-85.

Waltergarth was a guesthouse for travellers, walkers in the Dales, &c. Diagnosed with panceatic cancer in Dec 1984, aged 49, she died at Horton, Saturday May 18, 1985. Deeply mourned. She is buried at Guiseley Cemetary.

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Nora Rhodes's Timeline

January 2, 1935
Leeds, United Kingdom

WILSON_. on January 2, 1935, at 6 St James's Crescent, Pudsey, to Levinyer Wilson (formerly Wood), wife of John Wilson, engineer's labourer L.N.E.R. Co, a daughter, Nora. Birth registered by Levinyer Wilson, Feb 2 1935.

Age 4
June 19, 1954
Age 19
Leeds, United Kingdom

The marriage took place, Saturday June 19, 1954, at Pudsey Parish Church, between Lawrence Rhodes, 20, bachelor, a joiner, of 31, Intake Road, Pudsey, and Miss Nora Wilson, 19, a shorthand typist, of 6, St James' Crescent, Waterloo, Pudsey. The bridegroom is the son of Albert Wilson, a condenser, and the bride is a daughter of John Wilson, a slater.

June 19, 1954
Age 19
Age 39
January 1981
Age 45
Itchen Abbas, Hampshire, United Kingdom