1938 – Rowland, James Stanley
Family History Researched by Paul Burkitt:
Sheffield Independent 12th May 1938
‘Mrs Rowland, the young widow of James Stanley Rowland, of 16 Robertson Avenue, Duckmanton, told a reporter that it was not until yesterday morning that she knew her husband was among the dead’
Derbyshire Times 13th May 1938
G. Rowlands (sic), 16 Robertson Avenue, Duckmanton was 34 years of age. He was formerly employed as a tiler and had lived in Duckmanton since 1926, during which time he had been employed as a miner at Markham Colliery. He leaves a widow, who is an expectant mother, and two girls aged six and eight respectively.
James Stanley was commemorated on the 26th September 2018
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