It was in Lancashire that Mona met and married Fred Hargreaves Magnall on the 3rd September 1932 and they moved to 58 Chapel Street in Brierfield where they had the following children:
- Peter (CM001) b.8th October 1934 – my father;
- James Scott (CM002) b.14th November 1935, Brierfield;
- Roger, (CM003) b.14th July 1937;
- David, (CM004) b.18th July 1939.
Mona, Peter and James and were confirmed at St Luke the Evangelist in Brierfield on the 20th February 1947.
Mona lived in the Burnley area for the rest of her life. Whilst in Brierfield she attended St. Lukes Church, infrequently; was a staunch supporter of the local Conservative party, enjoyed ballroom dancing, infrequently; and made many friends. When Fred died in 1958, she continued to keep the home together, working at the Nelson Hotel for many years. She also worked for several years on electrical components assembly line of Joseph Lucas. During the 1970s Mona moved to live with Roger and family in Ormerod Road, Burnley.
[Last updated 21 Dec 2021]