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Elsie Elizabeth KNOWLES (1897-1977)

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Elsie Elizabeth KNOWLES

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Elsie Elizabeth KNOWLES, 1916, age 18

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Elsie Elizabeth KNOWLES

Name: Elsie Elizabeth KNOWLES
Sex: Female
Father: William Henry KNOWLES (1863-1899)
Mother: Elizabeth HOADLY (1867- )

Individual Events and Attributes

Birth 16 Sep 1897 Tooting, Surrey1,2,3
GRO Ref: Wandsworth 1d 794
Census 31 Mar 1901 (age 3) Streatham, London4
33 Noyna Road, Streatham, London
Education frm 27 Aug 1906 to Oct 1911 (age 8-14) Woods Road School, Harders Road, Peckham, Surrey; Woods Road School, Harders Road, Peckham, Surrey5
Woods Road School, Harders Road, Peckham, Surrey
School Number: 5952
Parent: Elizabeth
Address: 76 High Street
Previous School: Infants Woods Road
Reason for Leaving: Over age
Census 2 Apr 1911 (age 13) Peckham, Surrey6
76 High Street, Peckham, Surrey
Occupation 2 Apr 1911 (age 13) School; Peckham, Surrey6
Census 29 Sep 1939 (age 42) Braughing R.D., Hertfordshire, England7
Yew Tree Cottage
Occupation 29 Sep 1939 (age 42) Shop Assistant Baker; Braughing R.D., Hertfordshire, England7
Death Mar 1977 (age 79) Haverfordwest, Dyfed8

Individual Note (shared)

According to Joyce Hoadly, Elsie lived with her mother in Hitchin, Hertfordshire during WW2, with Bob Hope's aunt.

Sources

1GRO Indexes.
Text From Source: BMD Search result details

Civil Registration event: Marriage
Name: JAMES, Benjamin
Registration District: Help St. George Hanover Square
County: London
Year of Registration: 1853
Quarter of Registration: Apr-May-Jun
Spouse's last name: Not available before 1912
Volume No: Help 1A
Page No: Help 343

BMD Search result details

Civil Registration event: Marriage
Name: STOREY, Jane
Registration District: Help St. George Hanover Square
County: London
Year of Registration: 1853
Quarter of Registration: Apr-May-Jun
Spouse's last name: Not available before 1912
Volume No: Help 1A
Page No: Help 343
Family Records Centre, 1 Myddleton Street, LONDON, EC1R 1UW. Tel: 020 8392 5300.
2Public Record Office, "www.census.pro.gov.uk - 1901 Census" (Internet).
Internet. Call Number: http://www.census.pro.gov.uk (electronic).
3"Woods Road School, Peckham: Admission and Discharge Register" (Microfilm). Custom Id: X095/383.
London Metropolitan Archives, 40 Northampton Road, London, EC1R 0HB. Tel: 020 7332 3820.
4"Census 1901 (Elizabeth Knowles) Streatham, London RG13/471/87/7".
Text From Source: Elizabeth Knowles Head Wid 32 Warwick Leamington
Gladys Rose Do. Dau S 7 Surrey Tooting
Elsie Elizth. Do. Dau S 3 Surrey Tooting
Lilian Langworthy Boarder S 22 Sussex Brighton
[Dressmaker's Assistant]
Assessment: Primary evidence.
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Source: Census 1901 (Elizabeth Knowles) Streatham, London RG13/471/87/7, Elizabeth Knowles 01

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Source: Census 1901 (Elizabeth Knowles) Streatham, London RG13/471/87/7, 33 Noyna Road Streatham

5"Woods Road School, Peckham: Admission and Discharge Register" (Microfilm). Custom Id: X095/383. Cit. Date: from 1905 to 1920. Assessment: Primary evidence.
Microfilm in London Metropolitan Archive viewed by Graham Hoadly 13th June 2003
London Metropolitan Archives, 40 Northampton Road, London, EC1R 0HB. Tel: 020 7332 3820.
6"Census 1911 (Elizabeth Knowles) Peckham, Surrey RG14/PN2573".
Text From Source: Name: Relationship to head: Marital Status: Years married: Sex: Age in 1911: Occupation: Where born:
KNOWLES, ELIZABETH HEAD WIDOW F 42 MANAGERES BAKING LEANINGTON WARWICK
KNOWLES, GLADYS DAUGHTER SINGLE F 17 CASHIER MANTLE SHOP LONDON UPPER BOOTING
KNOWLES, ELSIE DAUGHTER F 13 SCHOOL LONDON UPPER BOOTING
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Source: Census 1911 (Elizabeth Knowles) Peckham, Surrey RG14/PN2573, Elizabeth Knowles 1911

7"Census 1939 Braughing R.D., Hertfordshire, England RG101/1651F/010/22 Letter Code: DFDM" (RG101/1651F/010/22 Letter Code: DFDM).
Text From Source: Name of person,Married name,Gender,Birthdate,Condition as to marriage,Rank, Profession or Occupation,Occupation comment,Comments
Elizabeth KNOWLES,,F,30 MAR 1867,Widowed,Manageress Retired,,
Elsie E KNOWLES,,F,16 SEP 1897,Single,Shop Assistant Baker,,
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Source: Census 1939 Braughing R.D., Hertfordshire, England RG101/1651F/010/22 Letter Code: DFDM, Census UK 1939 RG101/1651F/010/22 Letter Code: DFDM

8GRO Indexes.
Text From Source: BMD Search result details

Civil Registration event: Marriage
Name: JAMES, Benjamin
Registration District: Help St. George Hanover Square
County: London
Year of Registration: 1853
Quarter of Registration: Apr-May-Jun
Spouse's last name: Not available before 1912
Volume No: Help 1A
Page No: Help 343

BMD Search result details

Civil Registration event: Marriage
Name: STOREY, Jane
Registration District: Help St. George Hanover Square
County: London
Year of Registration: 1853
Quarter of Registration: Apr-May-Jun
Spouse's last name: Not available before 1912
Volume No: Help 1A
Page No: Help 343
Assessment: Secondary evidence.
Text From Source:
England & Wales, Death Index: 1916-2005
about Elsie Elizabeth Knowles
Name: Elsie Elizabeth Knowles
Birth Date: 16 Sep 1897
Death Registration Month/Year: Q1-Jan-Feb-Mar 1977
Registration district: Haverfordwest
Inferred County: Dyfed
Volume: 24
Page: 2105
Family Records Centre, 1 Myddleton Street, LONDON, EC1R 1UW. Tel: 020 8392 5300.