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Lily Wade Born 1881 West Hartlepool Durham/John Harrison


Hi I'm a newbie to this site, I wonder if anyone can help, my great grandmother Lily Susannah Wade was born 1881 West Hartlepool Durham, she married in 1902 (which I never knew) Trimdon Durham, to John Harrison, according to their marriage cert, they lived Deaf Hill Trimdon colliery, on the 1911 census Lily was a domestic servant in Surrey, her name was still Wade, so I think John Harrison must have died between 1903 & 1911, would anyone know where they would've been living between those dates, I know it said they were living in Deaf Hill when they married, did the move at all? On the 1901 census Lily was living at the Station Hotel in Trimdon & working as a domestic servant. Later on in life (1934)Lily was a housekeeper in Hutton Ave West Hartlepool, it was stated she was a Widow, still had the name Wade tho, any info would be greatly appreciated.
Hello and welcome to the Forum.

I can't find Lily in 1911.

If married then how can she be Wade after the marriage. Even after say a divorce the name would still be Harrison. And any remarriage would be as Harrison. If she had been born in Scotland then it's usual for a return to a maiden name.

I'm stuck as I have no access to electoral rolls. Other members have subs to pay sites.

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I don't know why she reverted back to Wade, you're right she should be Harrison, 1911 census she was a domestic servant down Surrey( Derwent Lodge) for a Family named Cartwright, I never knew she married, that's why I only knew her as Wade, it was someone who found the marriage in 1902, my curiosity got the better of me & I ordered the certificate, it was Lily.
I put in Lily Wade born 1880 - 1882 living in Surrey with a Cartwright.

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Civil parish Penge
County Surrey
Derwent Lodge, 208 Croydon Rd, Anerley S E

Lily Wade age 29 born abt 1882 Hartlepool - domestic servant

Head of household is Thomas Cartwright publisher and family.

Must be missing from FamilySearch.

Probably a separation and a return to maiden name as regarding the marriage as not taking place. John may not have died 1903 - 1911. A very common name.

You need someone with access to electoral rolls. Seems not all such records are on line on pay sites.
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Lily WadeAge in 1911 29Estimated Birth Year abt 1882Relation to Head ServantGender FemaleBirth Place Hartlepool, Durham, EnglandCivil parish PengeCounty/Island SurreyCountry EnglandStreet Address Derwent Lodge, 208 Croydon Rd, Anerley S EMarital Status SingleOccupation Domestic Servant
Could one of these be John's death ?

GRO Reference: 1910 J Quarter in EASINGTON Volume 10A Page 224


GRO Reference: 1910 M Quarter in EASINGTON Volume 10A Page 259
Lily Susannah Wade June qtr Hartlepool vol 10a page 144 – mm Adamson

marriage Oct qtr 1902 Easington Durham – John Harrison vol 10a page 685

her parents
John Crowder Wade married Sept qtr 1874 Easington to Isabella Adamson vol 10a page 655
Lilly with family 1891 – 45 Charlotte st, Stanton – reg district Hartlepool, sub Hartlepool, ED 44, Piece 4064, folio 117

Lily Susannah Wade died (b 18 April 1881) Oct qtr 1969 Hartlepool Durham – vol 1a page 2837

**interesting that 1939 census has Susannah Lily Wade b 18 April 1881 is a widow at 223 Hart Lane, West Hartlepool Durham
Need 1920's census.....

a pos....
John Harrison b 16 Dec 1880 Hartlepool – Royal Navy Reserves Service 1908-1955 Service no: S 7447

https://discovery.nationalarchives.gov.uk/details/r/D8543656 – pay to view?
Could be worth a shot just incase this one died at sea….

there is one by that name that joined Royal Garrison Artillery – reg no: 25866 – rank Gunner – Company WO 329 – awarded British War & Victory Medal
1939 census has him at 81 Chester-le-street, Durham

John Harrison b 7 Aug 1889 married now stonemason – died Jan qtr 1958 Gateshead Durham vol 1a page 921
Lily Harrison b 23 April 1891 dom duties
John Harrison married April qtr 1914 Chester le street to Lily Sweeney

taking a shot here
John Harrison b March 1880 qtr Durham vol 10a page 309 – mm Swainston

Edward Harrison marriage to Mary Swainstow/Swainston Sept qtr 1864 vol 10a page 358

What were their father's names and occupations on Marriage cert? also does it give an age for this John?
This is her in 1939, changed her name around.
Susannah L WadeGender FemaleMarital Status WidowedBirth Date 18 Apr 1881Residence Date 1939Address 223Residence Place West Hartlepool, Durham, EnglandOccupation Unpaid Domestic DutiesLine Number 42Schedule Number 53Sub Schedule Number 1Enumeration District FeaiBorough West HartlepoolRegistration district 545:1
When it says unpaid domestic duties it usually means they are living with someone.
Do you think this is relevant ?
Annie Wade

Mother Lily Susannah Wade

Children Cynthia

Birth 6 Jul 1897 Hartlepool, Durham, England

Death 6 Jan 1987 Hartlepool, Durham, England

ANNIE - GRO Reference: 1897 S Quarter in HARTLEPOOL Volume 10A Page 151
Interesting 1901 census...
Annie WadeAge3Estimated Birth Yearabt 1898Relation to HeadNieceGenderFemaleBirth PlaceWest Hpool, Durham, EnglandCivil parishWest HartlepoolSearch PhotosView blank formEcclesiastical parishWest Hartlepool St PaulCounty/IslandDurhamCountryEnglandRegistration districtHartlepoolSub-registration districtHartlepoolED, institution, or vessel39NeighborsView others on pagePiece4638Folio167Page number29Household schedule number175
Household Members (Name) Age Relationship Sarah Harrison25WifeIsabella Harrison5DaughterJohn Harrison4SonCharles Harrison2SonEvelyn Wade15SisterAnnie Wade3Niece
GRO Reference: 1895 S Quarter in HARTLEPOOL Volume 10A Page 138

GRO Reference: 1899 J Quarter in HARTLEPOOL Volume 10A Page 157

Marriages Jun Qtr 1895
Harrison Charles Henry Hartlepool 10a 262
Wade Sarah Annie Hartlepool 10a 262

GRO Reference: 1875 S Quarter in HARTLEPOOL Volume 10A Page 223
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Marriage of Sarah and births of children...

Sarah Annie


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Spouse. Charles Henry Harrison.

GRO Reference: 1895 S Quarter in HARTLEPOOL Volume 10A Page 138

GRO Reference: 1897 M Quarter in HARTLEPOOL Volume 10A Page 130

GRO Reference: 1899 J Quarter in HARTLEPOOL Volume 10A Page 157

GRO Reference: 1875 S Quarter in HARTLEPOOL Volume 10A Page 223

Marriage of Sarah Annie...
Sarah Annie WadeRegistration Year 1895Registration Quarter Apr-May-JunRegistration district HartlepoolInferred County DurhamVolume 10aPage 262
Charles Henry Harrison .
Sarah Annie is a sister of Lily hence Annie is Sarah's niece in 1901.

Would be interesting if John and Charles Harrison were brothers.
GRO Annie Wade 1897 Sept qtr Hartlepool 10a page 151 – no mother lister

as per Solidrock’s 1901 cencus
that Annie married Sept 1918 to Horace Sydney Carter – died 1987 – at 16 Roker st West Hartlepool in 1939
pos another child

Laura Wade Sept qtr 1898 Hartlepool 10a page 175 – no mother listed – she became adopted daughter to John & Mary A Robinson at 2 Clarks’s Yard, Trimdon, Durham

children under Harrison

John William Harrison March qtr 1897 – mm Wade he is the one on Solidrock’s 1901 census & 1911
Charles Henry Harrison June qtr 1899 – mm Wade – on 1901 & 1911

Louisa Harrison March qtr 1903 Hartlepool vol 10a page 146 – mm Wade
Thomas Harrison June qtr 1904 – mm Wade
Joseph Harrison March qtr 1906 – mm Wade

*** Sarah Wade sister to Lily Susannah married Charles Henry Harrison April qtr 1895 Hartlepool vol 10a page 262 & she died Oct qtr 1957 West Hartlepool age 80

husband Charles died 27 Aug 1918 France – Pvt in Grenadier Guards 2nd Bat – reg no 30232

Sarah Harrison b 30 July 1897, widow on 1939 at 6 Alverstone Ave