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Memories Of The Hobson Family Of Manor House Mapperley


The Wyatt Family

This photograph of the Wyatt family is the family of Mrs Dorothy Hobson, Ernie Hobson's wife. See also the photograph showing her parents.
Left to right: Ethel, Edward William, Margaret (Madge) standing in front of her father, Dorothy, William, Annie with baby Winifred then Violet at the end.

The Wyatt family lived at The Lodge House just below Mapperley School. The father Edward William as the Head Kitchen Gardener at Shipley Hall. The massive garden at the Lodge House had a large orchard at the top and most of the land was taken for Council Houses.

The Wyatt Family

The Wyatt family C. 1960. Left to right back - William Wyatts wife (? name), Dorothy Hobson, Bill Ogden, Margaret (Madge)
Left to right front - Ethel (Kath's mum) Kath Ogden ( Bills wife) Violet.

Ernie and Dorothy Hobson with Granddaughter Jill

Ernie Hobson with his wife Dorothy (nee Wyatt) and granddaughter Jill in 1943.
Jill was born in 1942 and is the daughter of Edward (Ted) Hobson and Kathleen (nee Fretwell)

The photograph is taken outside their front door at Manor House. Ernie was leaving for his afternoon shift at Mapperley Pit

Top Of Mollie Skinner's Yard

Joan Hobson, young girl centre front in hat

Nora And Joan Hobson With Child Of A Family Friend C 1936


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