African Stories in Hull & East Yorkshire Project Updates
On Tuesday, we released a story about sailor Marcus Bailey. He was born on 18 July 1883 in Bridgetown, Barbados and arrived in Hull on 19 February 1903 on board the Charlotte. He remained in the region for six years until he moved to Fleetwood in 1909. Marcus later returned to Hull with his family in 1924.
Find out more about his life here
Marcus Bailey was Lilian Bailey's father - read her story here
Further Research and New Additions to our Stories
We are always looking for additional information to enhance our understanding of a person, event or theme. Recently we have been sent new evidence African students in Filey.
To read more click here
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