Matthew Henry Stables
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He was youngest son of Mark Stables (1823-1867) and Elizabeth Banks (1829-1865) of Kirby Overblow, Yorkshire, England.
Matthew Henry Stables married Annie Wright on 22 Dec 1882 in Goole, Yorkshire, England. He was an Engineer in the Merchant Navy.
Annie Wright was born in Howden, Goole, Yorkshire, England in 1861 to Samuel Wright (1822- ) and Eliza Watson (1820-1888) and died in 1952 in Bucklow, Cheshire.
Matthew and Annie had four children, three girls and one boy.
- Annie Stables (1884- )
- Hilda May Stables (1885-1975)
- Harry Douglas Stables (1886-1939)
- Constance Stables (1897-1920)
Harry Douglas Stables (1886-1939)
Isabella Margaret Wood was born on 24 August 1891 in Aberdeen, Scotland to William Wood (1857 – 1928) and Jeannie Knight (1865 – 1949) and she died on 10 January 1962 in Grangemouth, Scotland at the home of her daughter, Constance Knight Stables. She died of a cerebral hemorrhage.
Harry Douglas Stables, like his father before him, was an Engineer in the Merchant Navy. At the time of his marriage he was Chief Engineer on the SS Volhynia. Unfortunately he lost his life on 12 Dec 1939 when the ship he was serving on, the SS Marwick Head, was sunk by a mine 0.5 miles south of North Caister Buoy, Great Yarmouth, England.
Harry Douglas Stables and Isabella Margaret Wood had one daughter:
- Constance Knight Stables (1917-1973)
Constance Knight Stables (1917-1973)
Constance Knight Stables and James Allan Findlay had two children:
- Carol Ann Findlay b. 1950
- Allan Douglas Findlay b. 1956