Muriel Stepehenson was the fifth child of William George Stephenson & Margaret Jean Gaudie born November 1st, 1881 at York.
Muriel was still living at home in 1891 at Holgate Crescent, York & there was an older sister & older brother at home. Also grandmother Margaret Gaudie (81) was living with them.
In 1901 Muriel was still at home with her widowed father & older sister Bertha. They were living at 24 St Pauls Square, York.
Muriel married Conrad Gribble in Oct-December 1908 at Darlington. Conrad was born July 27th, 1881 at Wellington, Somerset, the son of Mary A & Theodore G Gribble, a civil engineer.
In 1911 Muriel & Conrad were living at ‘Chez Nous’, Malton Rd, York & Conrad was a civil engineer like his father. They had a 1 year old daughter Muriel Daphne & a cook & a nurse.
Daughter Muriel Daphne married George J Charlton in 1929 at Chertsey, Surrey.
Daughter Pamela married Peter J Dixon in 1939 in Surrey. The 1939 register shows Muriel living with daughter Pamela & husband Peter, a motor tutor, at The Fylde, W Clandon, Guildford, Surrey. (Interestingly Muriel gave her birth year as 1891!)
Conrad travelled a great deal in his occupation & received an OBE for his work in engineering. In 1950 & 1951 Conrad, working for the civil service, & Muriel returned from Colombo, Ceylon & gave their address in the UK as Dover Cottage, West Clandon, Guildford, Surrey.
Muriel died in Oct-December 1957, aged 75, in Surrey.
In 1960 Conrad was recorded as returning from South Africa to Southampton & his address was St Clair, Heathside Park Rd, Woking, Surrey.
Conrad died in April-June 1961, aged 79, at Battle, Sussex.
The children of Muriel Stephenson & Conrad Gribble were:
s.126.96.36.199.1 Muriel Daphne Gribble born October 5th, 1909 in the Parish of Heworth Without, York; died February 1991 in Hampshire.
s.188.8.131.52.2 Dorothy Gribble born Oct-December 1911 at York
s.184.108.40.206.3 Hugh Graham Gribble born Oct-December 1911 at York
s.220.127.116.11.4 Pamela Gaudie B Gribble born August 18th, 1917 at York; died 1993 in Surrey