Born 15th September 1921, Glasgow. Married 4th October 1946. Died 27th December 1975, Kingston upon Hull.
Father Henry Rigley. Mother Ann Haffey.
Wife Ada Jane Wood born 30th December 1918 in Kingston upon Hull. Died 27th December 1975 Kingston upon Hull.
Soldier 1938 - 1946. Highland Light Infantry, 157 Brigade 1938 - 1943. Posted to Kingston Yorkshire Light Infantry 2/4 Battalion. 1943 - 1946. Overseas service:- France 7/6/42 to 19/6/40. North Africa 17/2/42 to 15/3/44. Middle East 16/3/44 to 8/9/44. Central Mediterranean Force 9/4/44 - 4/2/46.
Medals:- 1939-45 Star, Italy Star, Defence Medal, 1939-45 War Medal.
Dates of occupation :- 1946-1947 Builders Labourer. 1967-1970 Metal Worker. Dates of Residence :- 1921-1938 9 Swan Street, Glasgow. 1946-1953 127 Tranby Park, Hessle, East Yorkshire. 1953-1970 28 Castleway, Hessle, East Yorkshire.
Children:- Shelby Nadine Maria born 1947, Roberta Jane born 1949, Susan Anne born 1952, Henry William born 1954.
Father of Wife Ada Jane Wood was William Wood born 1872 Kingston upon Hull. Mother Millicent Beatrice Moore born 1879 Toxteth Park. Children :- 21 children, 12 survived to adulthood. Ada Jane was the second youngest.
Born 21st February 1895, Glasgow. Married 7th March 1924. Died 4th June 1938.
Father James Rigley. Mother Elizabeth McGarry.
Wife Ann Haffey born 28th November 1895, Glasgow. Died 16th February 1977 Glasgow.
Occupation :- Engineers Labourer. Residence :- 9 Swan Street, Glasgow.
Children :- Henry born 1921, Susan, Roberta, Ann, James.
Father of Wife Ann Haffey was John Haffey born 1850 Newcastle. Mother was Ann English born 1862 Gateshead.
Born 1857 Glasgow.
Father James Rigley. Mother Janet Mathie.
Wife Elizabeth McGarry born 1855, Glasgow.
Occupation :- Brushmaker Journeyman. Residence :- 58 Bell Street, Carlton, Glasgow.
Children :- Henry Rigley born 1895 Glasgow.
Father of Wife Elizabeth McGarry was John McGarry born 1820, was a basketmaker. Mother was Catherine Curry born Londonderry.
Father Richard Rigley. Mother Mary McGown.
Wife Janet Mathie born 1826.
Occupation :- Reedmaker Journeyman.
Children :- James Rigley born 1857
Father of Wife was John Mathie born about 1798. Mother was Margaret Blyth born 1799.
Wife Mary McGown born 1804.
Occupation :- Handloom Weaver. Residence :- 71, Crown Street, Glasgow.
Children :- James Rigley born 1826
Father of Wife Mary McGown was Thomas McGown.