Alan ARDRON I (1938 -)


Father: Cyril Ardron I (1900 - 1983)
Mother: Dorothy Caroline Harris


Tree extract starting with common ancestor to me:



My 1st cousin twice removed was born on xx xx 1938 at 13 Westfield Road, Hemsworth. His father was a milk rounds man and the informant was his mother, of the same address. (GRO cert BXBZ296506 + GRO ref Hemsworth 9c 234 Dec 1938 - Harris)


1939-45 World War II
1944 Butler Education Act - framework for new free comprehensive secondary education for all
1947 on 1 January Britain's coal industry is nationalised

1948 National Health Service established

1948 on 29 July the Olympic Games open at Wembley Stadium in London

1952 Death of King George VI, succeeded by Queen Elizabeth II
1954 Rationing resulting from ends

1955 on 22 September commercial television starts with the first ITV broadcast

1956 on 17 October Britain switches on its first nuclear power station at Calder Hall

1959 M1 Motorway punched through the Midlands from Watford to Birmingham

1963 The Profumo Affair

Alan married Ruth Heggett on 24 October 1964. (Paul Kevin Ardron + GRO ref Wakefield 2d 1311 Dec 1964 - Heggett)


1965 on 8 November the death penalty is abolished

1966 on 30 July England win the football World Cup

1967 Abortion and homosexuality are legalised

1969 on 2 March Concorde, the world's first supersonic airliner, makes its maiden flight

1971 on 15 February decimalised currency replaces 'pounds, shillings and pence'

1973 on 1 January Britain joins the European Economic Community

1978 Wide spread strikes result in the so called “Winter of Discontent”
1979 Margaret Thatcher becomes Britain's first female Prime Minister

1984 on 12 March the 12-month 'Miners' Strike' over pit closures begins

1989 Tim Berners-Lee invents the World Wide Web

1992 on 6 May the Channel Tunnel opens, linking London and Paris by rail

2001 on 11 September Islamic terrorists crash aircraft on targets in New York and Washington

2005 on 7 July suicide bombers kill 52 people on London's transport system

2005 in December Civil partnerships give same-sex couples legal rights



1) Paul Kevin Ardron (1968 - 2009)

2) Jennifer Ardron (1976 - 1976)
My 2nd cousin once removed was born in 1976 in the registration district of Huddersfield. (GRO ref Huddersfield 4 1977 Mar 1976 - Heggett)

Jennifer died in infancy. (GRO ref Huddersfield 4 2304 Mar 1976 - [aged] 0)

3) Andrew James Ardron (1977 -)
My 2nd cousin once removed was born in 1977 in the registration district of Huddersfield. (GRO ref Huddersfield 4 1522 Dec 1977 - Heggett)