Miriam was born in Chase Cottage, Twynhams Hill, Shirrell Heath, Southampton, Hampshire, England on 15th February 1919. She’s pictured here with her mother.
Her parents were Ellen Smith (nee Fry) from Bramshaw in the New Forest and Arthur Smith from London
She had one brother, Arthur, and two sisters, Grace and Margaret
Miriam’s grandmother, Emma Fry, from Bramshaw in the New Forest
Charles Fry, Miriam”s Uncle Charlie, brother of Ellen Smith, nee Fry
She married William Chinn on 30th September 1940