Portrait of Mr. Gilbert Wardle with falcon, Leek

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Date:1890 - 1900 (c.)

Description:Gilbert Charles Wardle was born in 1862, and was one of the fourteen children born to Sir Thomas and his wife Elizabeth. He was their second son, but the first surviving boy, his elder brother Herbert having died at three days old. His first wife was Mary Blanche Challinor, with whom he had a son, John. After Mary's death in 1901 he married Katherine Fearon. They had five children, Thomas, the twins Gilbert and Geoffrey and two daughters, before Katherine died in 1920. Gilbert died in 1943.

Information on Mary Blanche Challinor, his first wife, can be found here:

<a href="http://histfam.familysearch.org/getperson.php?personID=I149601&tree=Nixon">Community Trees Family History Web Site</a>


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1850s
Portrait of the  Pickford family, Leek
Portrait of the Pickford family, Leek

1870s
Portrait of Little Benny, Leek
Portrait of Little Benny, Leek

1890s
Portrait of Mr Critchlow, Leek area
Portrait of Mr Critchlow, Leek area

1910s
Derby Street, Leek
Derby Street, Leek

View of Derby Street looking east, with Mr William Henry Eaton's stationery and ...

1930s
Wardles Football Club
Wardles Football Club

On the back row are left to right: H. Notley, A. Moss (Capt.), R. Rodgers, G. Lyons, ...

1950s
Scarf boxing, Job White & Sons Ltd., Moorland Mill, Leek
Scarf boxing, Job White & Sons Ltd., Moorland Mill, Leek

These ladies are neatly packing scarves before tying the boxes with string. The ...

1980s
Aerial view of Staffordshire Moorlands District Council Offices and surrounding area, Leek
Aerial view of Staffordshire Moorlands District Council Offices and surrounding area, Leek

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Creators: Mr W.H. Horne - Creator

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Source: Leek Library

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