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HARWIN,  Emma

HARWIN, Emma

Female 1877 - 1957  (79 years)

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  • Name HARWIN, Emma 
    Born 15 Aug 1877  Walsoken, Norfolk Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Female 
    Reference Number 545 
    _UID 50AD181FD73F44CAA003CF3474D30F80D46B 
    Buried 1957  Birmingham, Warwickshire Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Died 5 Feb 1957  Birmingham, Warwickshire Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I545  Edgoose
    Last Modified 20 May 2017 

    Father HARWIN, Robert,   b. 9 Dec 1843, Watlington, Norfolk Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 23 Dec 1934, Walsoken, Norfolk Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 91 years) 
    Mother FENDLEY, Alice,   b. 3 Aug 1845, Watlington, Norfolk Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 21 Dec 1935, Walsoken, Norfolk Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 90 years) 
    Married 1 Nov 1867  Watlington, Norfolk Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F395  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family EDGOOSE, Frank William Dawson,   b. 28 Feb 1882, West Walton, Norfolk Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 19 Dec 1951, Birmingham, Warwickshire Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 69 years) 
    Married 16 Apr 1906  Wisbech, Cambridgeshire Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. EDGOOSE, Doris Malisande,   b. 26 Mar 1908, Peterborough, Northamptonshire Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 13 Dec 2003, Birmingham, Warwickshire Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 95 years)
    Last Modified 22 Apr 2017 
    Family ID F394  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Photos
    Doris Malisande Edgoose with her mother Emma Edgoose nee Harwin
    Doris Malisande Edgoose with her mother Emma Edgoose nee Harwin
    Doris Malisande EDGOOSE (1908-2003)
    Emma EDGOOSE nee HARWIN (1877-1957)
    Emma Harwin, Jessie Edgoose and Margaret Dawson
    Emma Harwin, Jessie Edgoose and Margaret Dawson
    Emma EDGOOSE nee HARWIN, wife of Frank Dawson EDGOOSE
    Margaret EDGOOSE nee DAWSON, wife of Stanton John EDGOOSE
    Jessie EDGOOSE (1888-1956), youngest daughter of Stanton and Margaret.
    Frank William Dawson Edgoose, his wife Emma, and daughter Doris Malisande
    Frank William Dawson Edgoose, his wife Emma, and daughter Doris Malisande
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    Edgoose FrankWilliamEdgoose 544 035.jpg
    Frank William Dawson Edgoose (1882-1951) and his wife Emma towards the end of their lives.
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    Edgoose FrankWilliamEdgoose 544 036.jpg
    Frank William Dawson Edgoose (1882-1951) and his wife Emma in their garden at the rear of the house in Bordesley Green, Birmingham, on 10 July 1932.

    Headstones
    Edgoose FrankWilliamDawsonEdgoose 544 256.jpg
    Edgoose FrankWilliamDawsonEdgoose 544 256.jpg
    Frank William Dawson Edgoose (1882-1951 was buried in Quinton Cemetery near Birmingham, Warwickshire, on 24 December 1951.
    His wife Emma (1877-1957) joined him in 1957.
    There daughter Doris Malisande Edgoose (108-2003) was buried in the same gave in 2003. The gravestone was replaced at this time.
    Edgoose FrankWilliamEdgoose 544  071.jpg
    Edgoose FrankWilliamEdgoose 544 071.jpg
    Frank William Dawson Edgoose (1882-1951 was buried in Quinton Cemetery near Birmingham, Warwickshire, on 24 December 1951.
    His wife Emma (1877-1957) joined him in 1957.
    There daughter Doris Malisande Edgoose (108-2003) was buried in the same gave in 2003. The gravestone was replaced at this time.

  • Notes 
    • EMMA EDGOOSE nee HARWIN 1877-1957


      NOTE: The vast majority of the information on the HARWIN ancestry of Doris Malisande EDGOOSE (1908-2003) has come from ĞuğRhys WHATMORE and his cousin Beryl AnneĞ/uğ.

      The birth of Emma HARWIN was registered in 1877. She was born at Walsoken, Norfolk, on 15 August 1877, daughter of Robert and Alice HARWIN nee FENDLEY. Her father Robert HARWIN was described as a railway plate layer on her birth certificate.
      (GRO 1877 September Q Wisbech 3b 608)

      From the 1881 census of Crab Marsh, Walsoken, Norfolk:
      Robert HARWIN, head, aged 36, platelayer, born at Watlington;
      Alice HARWIN, wife, aged 35, born at Watlington;
      Sarah HARWIN, daughter, aged 12, scholar, born at Walsoken;
      Eliza HARWIN, daughter, aged 11, scholar, born at Walsoken;
      *Emma HARWIN, daughter, aged 3, born at Walsoken;
      Fred HARWIN, son, aged 1, born at Walsoken.
      (RG11/1699/71/12)

      From the 1891 census of Sutton Lane, Walsoken, Norfolk:
      Robert HARWIN, head, married, aged 46, plate layer on railway, born at Watlington, Norfolk;
      Alice HARWIN, wife, married, aged 45, born at Watlington, Norfolk;
      Sarah J. HARWIN, daughter, aged 22, domestic servant, born at Walsoken, Norfolk;
      *Emma HARWIN, daughter, aged 13, born at Walsoken, Norfolk;
      Fred HARWIN, son, aged 11, born at Walsoken, Norfolk;
      Charles HARWIN, son, aged 9, born at Walsoken, Norfolk;
      Ada HARWIN, daughter, aged 7, born at Walsoken, Norfolk;
      Ethel M. HARWIN, daughter, aged 3, born at Walsoken, Norfolk.
      (RG12/1308/56/1 and 2)

      According to an e-mail from her descendant Rhys David WHATMORE dated 26 November 2000 the HARWINs lived on the west bank of the river Nene at the Black Sluice Gatehouse almost opposite the Walton Dam Inn 'which I believe the EDGOOSE family ran and an adjacent house called Lyndhurst where they later lived'.

      The 1901 census returns for Sutton Road, Walsoken, Norfolk:
      Robert HARWIN, head, aged 55, foreman platelayer, born at Watlington, Norfolk;
      Alice HARWIN, wife, aged 54, born at Watlington;
      *Emma HARWIN, daughter, aged 22, born at Walsoken;
      Ada HARWIN, daughter, aged 17, born at Walsoken;
      Ethel HARWIN, daughter, aged 13, born at Walsoken.
      (RG13/1559/18)

      She married Frank William Dawson EDGOOSE at the Baptist Chapel, Upper Hill Street, Wisbech, Cambridgeshire, on 16 April 1906. Frank William Dawson EDGOOSE was described as a 26 year old bachelor, a journeyman blacksmith, of 9 Oxford Terrace, Charles Street, Peterborough. Emma was a 27 year old spinster living near the Ferry Station, West of Nene, Walsoken. Witnesses were William BURBRIDGE (probably the W. B. who had married Emma HARWIN's sister Sarah Jane 1868-1944) and Ethel HARWIN (probably Emma's sister Ethel).
      (GRO June Q 1906 Wisbech 3b 1312)

      Her eldest sister was housekeeper to a French woman in London named Malisande, after whom their daughter Doris Malisande EDGOOSE was named in 1908.

      The 1911 census of 109 Logan Street, Bulwell, Nottinghamshire:
      Frank William Dawson EDGOOSE, head, aged 29, blacksmith in railway wagon works, born at West Walton, Norfolk;
      *Emma EDGOOSE, wife, aged 33, married 5 years, 1 child 1 living, born at Walsoken, Norfolk;
      Doris Malisande EDGOOSE, daughter, aged 3, born at Peterborough, Northamptonshire.
      (RG14/20665)

      From the 1939 Register of 38 Whitacre Road, Birmingham C.B., Warwickshire:
      Frank EDGOOSE, born 28 February 1882, married, blacksmith drop forging
      *Emma EDGOOSE, born 22 August 1879, married, unpaid domestic duties
      Doris EDGOOSE, born 26 March 1908, single, cashier and wages clerk
      (RG101/5568A/007/30)

      She died at 38 Whitacre Road, Smallheath, Birmingham on 5 February 1957.
      (GRO March 1957 Birmingham 9c 343)

      Emma EDGOOSE of 38 Whitacre-road, Birmingham 8, widow, died on 5 February 1957. Letters of Administration were granted at Birmingham on 7 March 1957 to Doris Malisande EDGOOSE, spinster. Effects amounted to £375.17s.6d..
      (National Probate Calendar 1957)

      She was buried at Quinton Cemetery, Birmingham.

      (revised 16.02.2017)