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Birrell, Rachel Holliday


Registration number1071
First name(s)Rachel Holliday

22 Portland Place, Carlisle; Ayrcliffe High School, The Park, Simla, India

Date of registration2 May 1890

St Bartholomew's Hospital 1878-80; City Road Lying-in Hospital 1881


Mouthly Nurse

Personal details

Date of birth1847
Place of birthCarlisle Cumberland
Maiden nameBirrell
Family details

Father William, Register of Births, Marriages and Deaths. Mother, Rachel. Grandfather, Adam was also the Register of Births, Marriages and Deaths

Additional personal details

1871 census - 22 Portland Road, Carlisle. Father William, Registrar of b.m.d. Mother Rachel, no occupation; 1881 census - 6 Portland Square, Carlisle. Working as Sick Nurse; 1891 census - 22 Portland Road, back with Father, Working as Sick Nurse

Professional details

Additional professional details

Nursing Directory 1909 -7 Brunton Place, Warwick Road, Carlisle, Registered Nurse, Cert. St. Barts (Pro & Staff Nurse ) 1878/80, City of London Lying-in Hospital (pupil) 1881 Private Nurse 1881, Ayecliffe High School, Simla, India; Member of Royal British Nurses' Assoc.


Register of Trained Nurses 1892 and Register of Nurses (RBNA 4/1) - Royal British Nurses' Association Records, King's College London Archives

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