Dorothy Proom, NEE James

Dorothy James was the eldest of 10 children, born to Thomas Henry and Margaret James, in Seaham Harbour on July 1st 1898.


The family all lived in a small house in Seaham Harbour

After WW1 Dorothy married Jigger" Proom " (1920) and went to live in Seaton Sluice.

They would go on to have three Children; Margarita (my Mother), Lucy and Robert Henry (Robin) and to live the rest of their lives in Seaton Sluice