Brooks, Horace and Gladys

Notes on Horace and Gladys Brooks (nee Smith) See oral history tapes 100 and 101 and transcript thereof Notes are about Horace unless otherwise stated. Born Horace 1904 in Shotley, Suffolk. Gladys born 1909 in Braintree. Siblings Ten altogether in family, eight boys and two girls. Horace was the ninth. Residences Moved to Little Troyes, … Continue reading “Brooks, Horace and Gladys”

Keeble family, including Mrs Gladys Smith, nee Keeble

Notes on the Keeble family, including Mrs Gladys Smith, nee Keeble For Herbert Keeble, see interview tapes 65 and 66. For Mrs Gladys Smith, nee Keeble, see interview tape 31 Born: Herbert c 1898. Gladys 8 June 1905 Residences Family came to Witham April 1906, father to replace person involved in rail crash of 1905. … Continue reading “Keeble family, including Mrs Gladys Smith, nee Keeble”

Tape 100. Mr Horace Brooks and Mrs Gladys Brooks (nee Smith), sides 1 and 2

Tape 100 Mr Horace Brooks and his wife Mrs Gladys Brooks (nee Smith), were born in 1904 and 1909 respectively. They were interviewed on 8 November 1985, when they lived at 9 Pattisson Close, Witham. They also appear on tape 101. For more information about them, see Brooks, Horace and Gladys in the People category. … Continue reading “Tape 100. Mr Horace Brooks and Mrs Gladys Brooks (nee Smith), sides 1 and 2”

Tape 101. Mr Horace Brooks and Mrs Gladys Brooks (nee Smith) side 3

Tape 101 Mr Horace Brooks and his wife Mrs Gladys Brooks (nee Smith), were born in 1904 and 1909 respectively. They were interviewed on 8 November 1985, when they lived at 9 Pattisson Close. They also appear on tape 100. For more information about them, see Brooks, Horace and Gladys in the People category. The … Continue reading “Tape 101. Mr Horace Brooks and Mrs Gladys Brooks (nee Smith) side 3”

Tape 031. Mrs Gladys Smith (nee Keeble), sides 1 and 2

Tape 31 Mrs Gladys Smith (nee Keeble) was born in 1905. She was interviewed on 17 May 1978, when she lived at Michaeldene, Chalks Road, Witham For more information about her, see┬áKeeble family, including Mrs Gladys Smith, nee Keeble in the People category. The original recording of this interview is held at the Essex Sound … Continue reading “Tape 031. Mrs Gladys Smith (nee Keeble), sides 1 and 2”