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Fitt, Gerard Martin [Gerry], Baron Fittlocked

  • Chris Ryder


Fitt, Gerard Martin [Gerry], Baron Fitt (1926–2005), politician, was born in the Union Workhouse, 51 Lisburn Road, Belfast, on 9 April 1926, the son of Rose Martin, a thirty-year-old unmarried servant, and an unidentified father. Only the birth of an unnamed male infant was civilly registered by the master of the workhouse but the day after his birth he was baptized a Catholic there and given the name ...

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J. Burke, A general [later edns A genealogical] and heraldic dictionary of the peerage and baronetage of the United Kingdom [later edns the British empire] (1829–)
Public Record Office of Northern Ireland, Belfast
National Archives of the United Kingdom, Public Record Office, London