Frank Aldous (1882 - 1965)
Frank ALDOUS was the fifth child of
Mary Aldous born 1882 at 50 Platt Street, Glossop Dale in Derbyshire. In the
1901 census Frank was living with the family in Deepcar, and was described as a
Puller up, Axle (or Arcle) Hammer at Samuel Fox & Co Ltd’s steel works
Stocksbridge. He was working in the Cold Rolled Strip department at the time of
his retirement; he had also gone door to door in his spare time, selling
children’s clothes from a suitcase. He married Alice Jane ALIBAN who was
born around 1884, and they lived at 74 Harvey Street in Haywood Park,
their married life. He died on the 23rd February 1965 and was buried
in Stocksbridge Cemetery. After Frank’s death Alice went to live in an old
peoples home in the High Green area, although she always missed her Deepcar
home. She remained there until her own death on 27th May 1972. She
was interred in Stocksbridge Cemetery on the 1st June 1972. Her
funeral expenses were:-
There are no known comparative
details for Frank’s funeral expenses. Frank and Alice had no family.
Ray Aldous 2003
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