Jessie Morrison

ID# 8791, b. 17 February 1894, d. 1952
From 20 August 1921, her married name was Darnley.
Birth:
Jessie Morrison was born on 17 February 1894 at 62 Railway Street, Petersham, New South Wales, Australia.


Jessie Morrison was the daughter of William Morrison and Eliza Anne Appleton.

Marriage:
Jessie Morrison married Arthur Ernest Darnley, son of Edward Darnley and Eliza Ann Wild, on 20 August 1921 at St Aidan's Church, Annandale, New South Wales, Australia,
Arthur Ernest Darnley 33 Bachelor, Draper res: Orange born: Leichhardt par: Edward Darnley Clerk & Elizabeth Wild
Jessie Morrison 26 Spinster, Saleswoman res: Clarendon Road, Stanmore born: Petersham par: William Morrison Deceased & Elizabeth Appleton
Both signed A E Darnley & Jessie Morrison
Witnesses: L S Darnley & W Hain.


Death:
Jessie Morrison died in 1952 at age 57 years.

Children of Jessie Morrison and Arthur Ernest Darnley

Allen Russell Darnley

ID# 8793, b. 5 November 1921, d. 3 January 1996
Allen Russell Darnley
Birth:
Allen Russell Darnley was born on 5 November 1921 at Australia.


Allen Russell Darnley was the son of Arthur Ernest Darnley and Jessie Morrison.

Marriage:
Allen Russell Darnley married Doris Elizabeth Thompson, daughter of Sydney Thompson and Doris Sparrow, on 23 February 1946.


Death:
Allen Russell Darnley died on 3 January 1996 at New South Wales, Australia, at age 74 years, 1 month and 29 days
DARNLEY,Allen Russell 03JAN1996 73 Death
late of Umina, formerly of Coogee 06JAN1996
Sydney Morning Herald.

Doris Elizabeth Thompson

ID# 8794, b. 16 November 1922, d. 2 October 1995
Doris Elizabeth Thompson was also recorded as Betty Thompson.
From 23 February 1946, her married name was Darnley.
Birth:
Doris Elizabeth Thompson was born on 16 November 1922.


Doris Elizabeth Thompson was the daughter of Sydney Thompson and Doris Sparrow.

Marriage:
Doris Elizabeth Thompson married Allen Russell Darnley, son of Arthur Ernest Darnley and Jessie Morrison, on 23 February 1946.


Death:
Doris Elizabeth Thompson died on 2 October 1995 at Sidney, New South Wales, Australia, at age 72 years, 10 months and 16 days
DARNLEY,Doris Elizabeth (Betty)
02OCT1995 72 Death
at Woy Woy, late of Umina, formerly of Coogee 07OCT1995.

Maria Rosina Pulley

ID# 8796, b. 11 July 1877, d. October 1959
Maria Rosina Pulley was also recorded as Rose.
She was also recorded as Rosa - presumably known as Rosa to avoid confusion with sister Mary & grandmother Maria (living with the family in 1881).
From about May 1899, her married name was Darnley.
Maria Rosina Darnley (née Pulley)
1877-1959
Birth:
Maria Rosina Pulley was born on 11 July 1877 at Moseley R.D., Worcestershire, England.


Maria Rosina Pulley was the daughter of Alfred Edwin Pulley and Caroline Louisa Tainton.

Marriage:
Maria Rosina Pulley married William Stretton Darnley, son of Robert Darnley and Elizabeth Stretton, on 16 April 1899 at St. Martin's Church, Birmingham, Warwickshire, England,
William Stretton Darnley 26 Bachelor, Plasterer's Labourer res: 49 Basfod Street fa: Robert Darnley, Plasterer
Maria Rosina Pulley 22 Spinster, Tailoress res: 50 Rea Street fa: Alfred Edwin Pulley, Bricklayer
Both signed
Witnesses: John Horton & Elizabeth Harriet Darnley.


Death:
Maria Rosina Pulley died in October 1959 at Birmingham R.D., Warwickshire, England, at age 82 years and 2 months
recorded as age 82.

Maria Rosina Pulley appeared in the 1881 census at
38 Ladypool Lane, Kings Norton, Worcestershire, England.
On 3 April 1881:-

PULLEY, Alfr Head Widr 37 Bricklayer Pershore, Worcestershire
PULLEY, Geo Son Sngl 16 - Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
PULLEY, Wm Son Sngl 14 - Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
PULLEY, Edwin Son Sngl 9 - Bham, Warwickshire
PULLEY, Mary Dau Sngl 7 - Bham, Warwickshire
PULLEY, Ann Dau Sngl 6 - Bham, Warwickshire
PULLEY, Rosa Dau Sngl 3 - Bham, Warwickshire
PULLEY, Maria Mother Wid 65 - Worcester, Worcestershire

Piece: 2948 Folio: 18 Page: 30
Registration District: Kings Norton Civil Parish: Kings Norton
Address: 38, Ladypool Lane, Kings Norton, Worcestershire.



Maria Rosina Pulley appeared in the 1901 census at
3 Mary Street, Warwick Place, Balsall Heath, Kings Norton, Worcestershire, England.
On 31 March 1901:-

DARNLEY, Maria R Head Mar 24 - Moseley, Worcestershire
DARNLEY, William S Son Sngl 1 - Birmingham, Warwickshire
PULLEY, Alfred Father Widr 60 Bricklayer Holsbourne, Worcestershire

RG number: RG13 Piece: 2813 Folio: 14 Page: 19
Registration District: Kings Norton Sub District: Kings Norton
Enumeration District: 76 Ecclesiastical Parish: St Thomas in the Moors
Civil Parish: Balsall Heath
Address: 3, Mary Street Warwick Place, Balsall Heath, Worcestershire.



Maria Rosina Pulley appeared in the 1911 census at
Back of 11 Chapel Lane, Selly Oak, Birmingham, Worcestershire, England.
On 2 April 1911:-

DARNLEY, William Stretton Head Mar 40 Plasterers Labourer Aston, Warwickshire
DARNLEY, Maria Rosina Wife Mar 11 yrs 33 - Moseley, Warwickshire
DARNLEY, Letitia Dau Mar 5 - Bham, Warwickshire
DARNLEY, Annie Dau - 3 - Bham, Warwickshire
DARNLEY, Ada Dau - 1 - Bham, Warwickshire

RG number: RG14 Piece: 17877 RD: 383 SD: 1 ED: 54 Schedule: 330
Registration District: Kings Norton Sub District: Kings Norton
Enumeration District: 54 Parish: Northfield
Address: Back of 11 Chapel Lane, Selly Oak, B'ham, Worcestershire.



Maria Rosina Pulley appeared in the 1939 register at
314 Cooksey Road, Birmingham C.B., Warwickshire, England.
In September 1939:-

DARNLEY, William S 28 Aug 1870 Married Builders Labourer
DARNLEY, Maria R 11 Jul 1877 Married Unpaid Domestic Duties
DARNLEY, Anne (later Higham) 13 Feb 1908 Single Pawnbrokers Manager
DARNLEY, Stanley 14 Sep 1914 Single Aeroplane Works Labourer
DARNLEY, Walter 15 Jan 1918 Single Dairyman
Schedule No. 88.     


Children of Maria Rosina Pulley and William Stretton Darnley

Stanley Darnley

ID# 8797, b. 14 September 1914, d. 30 May 1963
Birth:
Stanley Darnley was born on 14 September 1914 at Kings Norton, Worcestershire, England.


Stanley Darnley was the son of William Stretton Darnley and Maria Rosina Pulley.


Note:
in November 1941
WWII prisoner of war:
Name: S. DARNLEY
Rank: Private
Regiment: The Bedfordshire and Hertfordshire Regiment
Army No: 5118022
Camp No: 17B
Prisoner of War No: 28174
Record office: Infantry Record Office, Warwick
Camp type: STALAG
Camp location: Gneizendorf

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Reported missing 7th November 1941. in "the middle east"
He was taken by the Italians. They treated him badly.
"worse than the Germans". The prisoners were taken to many camps.

On the 13th December 1941 picked up on a foreign wireless,
was a list of prisoners are in Italy are" in good health and send their love
to their families" among the list was Stan Darnley.

My Gran also had a letter dated the 11th from a lady in Scotland,
who had picked up the info on a Vatican radio.

source: Val Darnley.


Marriage:
Stanley Darnley married Ivy Constance Smart on 23 December 1950 at Birmingham, Warwickshire, England.


Death:
Stanley Darnley died on 30 May 1963 at Cannock, Staffordshire, England, at age 48 years, 8 months and 16 days
age: 48.

Stanley Darnley appeared in the 1939 register at
314 Cooksey Road, Birmingham C.B., Warwickshire, England.
In September 1939:-

DARNLEY, William S 28 Aug 1870 Married Builders Labourer
DARNLEY, Maria R 11 Jul 1877 Married Unpaid Domestic Duties
DARNLEY, Anne (later Higham) 13 Feb 1908 Single Pawnbrokers Manager
DARNLEY, Stanley 14 Sep 1914 Single Aeroplane Works Labourer
DARNLEY, Walter 15 Jan 1918 Single Dairyman
Schedule No. 88.     


Walter Darnley

ID# 8798, b. 15 January 1918, d. December 1990
Birth:
Walter Darnley was born on 15 January 1918 at Kings Norton, Worcestershire, England.


Walter Darnley was the son of William Stretton Darnley and Maria Rosina Pulley.

Marriage:
Walter Darnley married Jane Margaret Evans about August 1941 at Birmingham, Warwickshire, England.


Death:
Walter Darnley died in December 1990 at Manchester, Lancashire, England, at age 72 years and 10 months
One Darnley descendants source has death as 7th jan 1990. Death was registered in December 1990.

Walter Darnley appeared in the 1939 register at
314 Cooksey Road, Birmingham C.B., Warwickshire, England.
In September 1939:-

DARNLEY, William S 28 Aug 1870 Married Builders Labourer
DARNLEY, Maria R 11 Jul 1877 Married Unpaid Domestic Duties
DARNLEY, Anne (later Higham) 13 Feb 1908 Single Pawnbrokers Manager
DARNLEY, Stanley 14 Sep 1914 Single Aeroplane Works Labourer
DARNLEY, Walter 15 Jan 1918 Single Dairyman
Schedule No. 88.


Child of Walter Darnley and Jane Margaret Evans

Leonard Darnley

ID# 8799, b. 28 February 1912, d. 15 February 2001
Leonard Darnley was also recorded as Len Darnley.
Birth:
Leonard Darnley was born on 28 February 1912 at Back of 11 Chapel Lane, Selly Oak, Northfield, Worcestershire, England.


Leonard Darnley was the son of William Stretton Darnley and Maria Rosina Pulley.

Marriage:
Leonard Darnley married Doris Reeley on 29 January 1938 at Birmingham, Warwickshire, England.


Residence:
in 1953 Leonard Darnley lived at 127 Cattell Road, Birmingham, Warwickshire, England.


Death:
Leonard Darnley died on 15 February 2001 at age 88 years, 11 months and 18 days.

Letitia Rosina Darnley

ID# 8800, b. 12 March 1906, d. 9 May 1984
From 2 August 1929, her married name was Chester.
Birth:
Letitia Rosina Darnley was born on 12 March 1906 at Kings Norton, Worcestershire, England,
Free BMD index shows Darney - original shows Darnley.


Letitia Rosina Darnley was the daughter of William Stretton Darnley and Maria Rosina Pulley.

Residence:
in 1929 Letitia Rosina Darnley lived at 314 Cooksy Road, Small Heath, Birmingham, Warwickshire, England.


Marriage:
Letitia Rosina Darnley married Frederick Walter Chester, son of George Chester, on 2 August 1929 at St. Oswald's Church, Bordesley, Birmingham, Warwickshire, England,
Frederick Walter Chester 24 Bachelor, Butchers' Assistant res: 39 Wordsworth Rd, Small Heath fa: George Chester, Milk Trade
Letitia Rosina Darnley 23 Spinster, Tailoress res: 314 Cookser Rd, Small Heath fa: William Streeton Darnley, Labourer
Both signed
Witnesses: William Stretton Darnley & Annie Darnley.


Death:
Letitia Rosina Darnley died on 9 May 1984 at age 78 years, 1 month and 27 days.

Letitia Rosina Darnley appeared in the 1911 census at
Back of 11 Chapel Lane, Selly Oak, Birmingham, Worcestershire, England.
On 2 April 1911:-

DARNLEY, William Stretton Head Mar 40 Plasterers Labourer Aston, Warwickshire
DARNLEY, Maria Rosina Wife Mar 11 yrs 33 - Moseley, Warwickshire
DARNLEY, Letitia Dau Mar 5 - Bham, Warwickshire
DARNLEY, Annie Dau - 3 - Bham, Warwickshire
DARNLEY, Ada Dau - 1 - Bham, Warwickshire

RG number: RG14 Piece: 17877 RD: 383 SD: 1 ED: 54 Schedule: 330
Registration District: Kings Norton Sub District: Kings Norton
Enumeration District: 54 Parish: Northfield
Address: Back of 11 Chapel Lane, Selly Oak, B'ham, Worcestershire.



Occupation:
in 1929 Letitia Rosina Darnley was a Tailoress.

Letitia Rosina Darnley appeared in the 1939 register at
209 Oldknow Road, Birmingham C.B., Warwickshire, England.
In September 1939:-

CHESTER, Frederick 23 Feb 1905 Married Butcher in Cooked Meat Factory
CHESTER, Letitia R 12 Mar 1906* Married Unpaid Domestic Duties
1 more person record which is officially closed
Schedule No. 115

* Overwritten with "8 Mar 1906".