"Hi Elizabeth - back again finally as the certificate only arrived this afternoon, and has taken me ages to find the blog site. better save it in my favourites.
As I thought no parents listed on the death certificate, but he was 28 and an able seaman…"
"Good morning Elzabeth, I think I have found a person on the UK BDM that could be him same age an S. Shields in 1917, I can get his death certificate, but information only as good as the person who gives the info knows. Unfortunately UK death…"
"Lola, I have checked for his death on the UK GRO Index and he is not listed - if you can access Merchant Marine Records in the UK maybe they have a record of his death? If he died in South Shields you would think that the death…"
"Hi Elizabeth thanks I have his parents and I have tried various sites but haven't come up with anything else so far.
I too thought to get his death certificate, but so far haven't found a record of his death in uk.
But having the notice…"
"Lola, Sorry about the translation - I thought I had correct the wording
You could try checking British War Records or get his death certificate to find more information -
I can check his birth/parents if needed - sorry I couldn't find…"
"Lola, I found this article in Trove dated 1919
NOTICE TO CREDITORS.
Re ERIC CHARLTON LORD, late of Brisbane, In the State of Queensland. Scainan oil "Rcdrlff," deceased.
' Notice is.hereby given that all creditors and other…"
I am looking for the records of Eric Charlton Lord born in Queensland 1889. It appears he may have been in the Merchant Navy and possibly died WW1. How does one find records? Any help would be most appreciated.Thanks regards LolaSee More
I am looking for the records of Eric Charlton Lord born in Queensland 1889. It appears he may have been in the Merchant Navy and possibly died WW1. How does one find records? Any help would be most appreciated.
Thanks regards Lola