Eileen Mary Brain


Born in Bristol, (1-9-1930)

Mother was Prisilla and father James Vincent.

Eileen was the youngest of eleven and had 6 brothers and 5 sisters.

Elsie 1-2-19

Winifred 17-1-19

Leslie 15-12-19

Leonard 18-10-19

Clifford 24-3-19

Doreen 28-7-19

Joyce 17-5-19

John 14-8-1928


Knowle Park, Bristol.

Eastville Junior School.

Withiel Florey School, between Tauton and Minhead whe evacuated.

Junior Commercial School (then Bristol Central Secondary Commercial School).

Career history

First job was at Imperial Tobacco Company (Registration dept -Stock and shares)


31st August 1951 to Leonard Edward Brain at Christ church, Hengrove, Bristol,. and lived with his parents at 21 west view, Bath Road, Colerne. Moved to a council house, 21 Martin Croft, Colerne in 1956.

In 1960-61 built a bungalow in Bath Road Colerne and named it "Windy Ridge" after the windy location. Had three sons David Edward, Robert Vincent and Ian Anthony.


Tennis, Opera and Drama

Robert Family