Clarice Ogden, born in 1918 in Rotherham, is my third cousin, twice removed and daughter of Albert Edward Ogden and Elizabeth Surtees. Clarice’s siblings, Alice, Martha and Rodger, are also featured on this website.
Below is a newspaper article published a few days after Clarice’s first marriage, to John Walton.
THE ADVERTISER, SATURDAY, DECEMBER 28th, 1940.
DALTON AND THRYBERGH.
WALTON – OGDEN.
The marriage took place in Holy Trinity Church, Dalton, of Miss Clarice Ogden, daughter of Mr. and Mrs. A. Ogden, of 52, Saville Street, Dalton, to Mr. John Walton, son of Mr. and Mrs. J. Walton, of 9, Fisher Street, Rotherham.
The ceremony was performed by the Vicar (the Rev. W. A. Hick).
Mr. Roger Ogden (brother of the bride) gave the bride away, and Miss Lily Walton (sister of the bridegroom) was the bridesmaid. Mr. Henry Walton (brother of the bridegroom) was the best man and Mr. Fred Walton the groomsman.
The wedding cake was made and given by Mrs. M. Podmore (sister of the bride).