John Eric Beresford born 1918

John Eric Beresford was born on 21 Nov 1918,  was described as a cook living with his future inlaws at the time of the 1939 UK Register, and married Alice L Underwood at Bakewell in 1940.  he had two children Joan Beresford and Rosemary Jean Beresford.  He died at Chesterfield in 1966.

Birth of John Eric Beresford

Date of birth given at registration of death (see below)

1939 UK Register

Wellfield Cotages, Wellfield Road, Matlock, Derbyshire
Percival Underwood, born 28 April 1883, General Labourer, Married.
Lavinia Underwood, born 02 Oct 1877, Housewife, Married.
* Alice L Beresford, born 3 Feb 1921, Cotton Winder, Married.
Richard Underwood, born 16 Apr 1914, Regular Army, Single.  453585 L/Sgt 12th Indian Infantry.
Eric Beresford, born 21 Nov 1918, Cook, Single.

* Alice was listed as ‘Alice L Underwood‘, but ‘Underwood’ was then crossed out and replaced by ‘Beresford‘ although Alice and Eric were not married until the following year.

1939 Register
1939 Register, Wellfield Cottages, Matlock, Derbyshire (Click to enlarge in new tab)

Marriage of John Eric Beresford

UK register of marriage.
John Eric Beresford and Alice L Underwood.
Jan-March 1940, Bakewell, Derbyshire.
vol 7b, page 2750, line number 9.

Death of John Eric Beresford

UK register of deaths. April-June 1996, Chesterfield, Derbyshire.
John Eric Beresford. Birth date 21 Nov 1918.
volume 3931b, page b42e.