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EDGOOSE, Emily Rachel

Female 1898 - 1960  (62 years)


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  • Name EDGOOSE, Emily Rachel 
    Born 19 Jan 1898  West Walton, Norfolk Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Female 
    Reference Number 564 
    _UID A4C5C5053EE74291A17F0261CB960AC1DA89 
    Died 12 Nov 1960  West Walton, Norfolk Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I564  Edgoose
    Last Modified 14 Apr 2017 

    Father EDGOOSE, Robert James,   b. 3 Mar 1867, Walpole St. Andrew, Norfolk Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 12 Mar 1907, West Walton, Norfolk Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 40 years) 
    Mother EAGLE, Eliza,   b. 5 Jan 1866, Montacute, Marlock, Somerset Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 12 Jun 1929, West Walton, Norfolk Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 63 years) 
    Married 24 Jul 1888  North Pickenham, Norfolk Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F404  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Children 
     1. EDGOOSE, Ernest William,   b. 5 Jan 1918, West Walton, Norfolk Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 12 Feb 1919, West Walton, Norfolk Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 1 years)
    Last Modified 11 Jul 2016 
    Family ID F409  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 2 SMITH, Bertie Leonard,   b. 19 May 1897, Wisbech Registration District, Cambridgeshire Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1984, King's Lynn Registration District, Norfolk Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 86 years) 
    Married 5 Nov 1919  West Walton, Norfolk Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. SMITH, Joyce Olive,   b. 21 Dec 1920, Wisbech Registration District, Cambridgeshire Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1997, Fenland Registration District, Cambridgeshire Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 76 years)
     2. SMITH, Mollie Doreen,   b. 3 Mar 1928, Wisbech Registration District, Cambridgeshire Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1986, King's Lynn Registration District, Norfolk Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 57 years)
    Last Modified 11 Jul 2016 
    Family ID F410  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • EMILY RACHEL SMITH nee EDGOOSE 1898-1960


      Emily Rachel EDGOOSE was born at West Walton, Norfolk, on 18 January 1898, daughter of Robert James and Eliza EDGOOSE.
      (GRO March Q 1898 [EAGLE] Wisbech 03B 583)
      Robert James EDGOOSE had married Eliza Eagle at North Pickenham, Norfolk, on 24 July 1888.

      The 1901 census return for Church End, West Walton, Norfolk:
      Robert James EDGOOSE, head, aged 34, gardener, born at Walpole, Norfolk;
      Elizabeth EDGOOSE, wife, aged 35, born at Andover, Hampshire;
      Carrie Elizabeth EDGOOSE, daughter, aged 12, born at West Walton;
      Edith Maude EDGOOSE, daughter, aged 9, born at West Walton;
      *Emily Rachel EDGOOSE, daughter, aged 3, born at West Walton;
      Robert James EDGOOSE, son, aged 9 months, born at West Walton.
      (RG13/1557/65/10)

      From the 1911 census of Church End, West Walton, Wisbech:
      Thomas BATLEY, head, aged 75, married, retired carpenter, born at Wisbech, Cambridgeshire;
      Eliza BATLEY, wife, aged 45, married 2 years, no children, born in Hampshire;
      Edith Maud EDGOOSE, daughter-in-law, aged 19, single, apprentice dressmaker, born at West Walton, Norfolk;
      *Emily Rachel EDGOOSE, daughter-in-law, aged 13, school, born at West Walton, Norfolk;
      Robert James EDGOOSE, son-in-law, aged 10, school, born at West Walton, Norfolk.
      (RG14/9309)

      She was described as a fieldworker of The Lewes Cottages, Church End, West Walton, on the birth and death certificates of her son Ernest William EDGOOSE in 1918 and 1919.

      Emily R. EDGOOSE married Bertie Leonard SMITH, a 22 year old West Walton labourer, at West Walton on 5 November 1919. Witnesses were Robert James EDGOOSE and Edith Maud EDGOOSE.
      (GRO December Q 1919 Wisbech 3b 1779)

      She had two daughters, Mollie Doreen SMITH and Joyce Olive SMITH.

      From the 1939 Register of Church Lane, Marshland R.D., Norfolk:
      Bertie L. SMITH, born 19 May 1897, yardman on farm, married;
      *Emily R. SMITH, born 18 January 1898, unpaid domestic duties, married;
      Joyce O. SMITH, born 21 December 1920, domestic servant daily, single;
      Mollie D. (SMITH) HORSPOLE, born 3 March 1928, at school, single.
      (RG101/6566F/008/05 TRQN)

      Emily Rachel SMITH died at 7 Dale Terrace, West Walton, Norfolk, on 12 November 1960 at the age of 62. She was described as the wife of Bertie Leonard SMITH, a canning factory hand, of the same address.
      (GRO December Q 1960 King's L. 4b 535)


      (revised 21.05.2016)