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    This is a record from Free BMD, can any one help me to decide on who married who, the one I am really interested in is Eva Purnell

    Surname
    First name(s)

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    Marriages Jun 1908 (>99%)

    ASHDOWN
    George Henry

    Bristol
    6a
    367

    KENT
    Benjamin Arthur

    Bristol
    6a
    367

    Purnell
    Eva

    Bristol
    6a
    367

    Radford
    Alice

    Bristol
    6a
    367

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    Have you found Eva in the 1891/1901 census and therefore have an idea of her age and birthplace?
    If so, search for her in 1911 using those details first for an Eva Ashdown, and then for an Eva Kent.

    If there are children you could double-check using the GRO's historical births index.
    https://www.gro.gov.uk/gro/content/certificates/
    Alternatively, check the historical births first, using just the Ashdown or Kent surname, and Purnell as the mother's maiden name.
    Just be aware that often there can be more than one Ashdown/Purnell or Kent/Purnell marriage.

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    1911 Census at 119 Bannerman road, Bristol. RG14PN15020 RG78PN906 RD319 SD6 ED23 SN177
    Benjamin Arthur KENT 25 Bricklayer b. Southmead, Glos.
    Eva 23 b. Midsomer Norton, Som.
    Arthur 2 b. Bristol
    Hilda Louisa 11mo. b. Bristol

    Married 2 years 11 months

    The other couple also appear together on the 1911 Census.

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    Thanks for the replies, I had searched the 1911 Census for all of them but nothing came up, I was using the Genealogist so perhaps they were missing on there, very grateful to you both.

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    Found them after, George Henry (missed out KENT) Eva RENT and the children also RENT, alls well that ends well, thanks to all once again.

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