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Find My Past LookUp Please!

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Debra

Debra Report 23 Nov 2012 21:06

Please could someone do a look up for me, search criteria below - returns an Ethel Cartwright travelling to Halifax in 1903. I believe she is travelling with her son George P Cartwright born 1900. She may show as being married but travelling without her husband (Wallace Abraham).

Many thanks
Debra


Search criteria used:
Last name:Cartwright(including variants)
First name:Ethel(including variants)
Sex:Female
Date of birth:
1878, plus or minus 2 years
Year of departure: 1890 to 1960
Destination country:Canada
Travelling with last name:Cartwright




Andrew

Andrew Report 23 Nov 2012 21:12

Ethel is shown as wife of 'M' (could be W) with son George.



passenger transcript details
Name: Ethel CARTWRIGHT
Date of departure: 25 July 1903
Port of departure: Liverpool
Passenger destination port: Halifax, Canada
Passenger destination: Halifax, Canada

Date of Birth: 1877 (calculated from age)
Age: 26
Marital status: Married
Sex: Female
Occupation: Wife
Passenger recorded on: Page 3 of 7





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The following people with the same last name travelled on this voyage: -

Geo CARTWRIGHT Page 3 of 7 View transcript
M CARTWRIGHT Page 3 of 7 View transcript



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Ship:
Official Number:
Master's name:
Steamship Line:
Where bound:
Square feet:
Registered tonnage:
Passengers on voyage:
CARTHAGINIAN

H Gunson
Allan Line
Halifax, Canada
10382
2856
214



Andy

Debra

Debra Report 23 Nov 2012 21:15

Many thanks Andy

curious and curious!

Andrew

Andrew Report 23 Nov 2012 21:16

1911 Census of Canada
about Ethel Cartwright
Name: Ethel Cartwright
Gender: Female
Marital Status: Married
Age: 32
Birth Date: Feb 1879
Birthplace: England
Relation to Head of House: Wife
Spouse's Name: Wallis Cartwright
Tribal: English
Province: Nova Scotia
District: Cape Breton North-Victoria
District Number: 39
Sub-District Number: 8
Place of Habitation: District 4
Neighbors: View others on page
Household Members: Name Age
Wallis Cartwright 32
Ethel Cartwright 32
George Cartwright 11


Andy

Debra

Debra Report 23 Nov 2012 21:22

Thank you Andy

Trying understand why when the immigrate to Canada they use the name of Cartwright (Ethel's maiden name)

Andrew

Andrew Report 23 Nov 2012 21:26

This is correct person, date of birth mistranscribed.

Canada, Soldiers of the First World War, 1914-1918
about Wallace Cartwright
Name: Wallace Cartwright
Residence: Sydney, Mines, Cape Breton, Nova Scotia
Birth Date: 18 Feb 1898
Birth Location: London, England
Relative: Ethel Mary Cartwright
Relationship: Wife
Regiment Number: 878187



Andy

Debra

Debra Report 23 Nov 2012 21:31

Births Jun 1878 (>99%)
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ABRAHAM Wallace Percy Epping 4a 165
Abraham Wallace Percy Epping 4a 166

Andrew

Andrew Report 23 Nov 2012 21:36

Had Ethel married before?

Surname First name(s) District Vol Page

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Marriages Dec 1899 (>99%)
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Abrahams Wallace Percival W.Ham 4a 383
Reeves Ethel Mary W. Ham 4a 383


Andy

Andrew

Andrew Report 23 Nov 2012 21:40

1901 census for ref

901 England Census
about William Percy Abraham
Name: William Percy Abraham
Age: 23
Estimated Birth Year: abt 1878
Relation: Head
Spouse's Name: Ethel M Abraham
Gender: Male
Where born: Chingford, Essex, England

Civil parish: Walthamstow
Ecclesiastical parish: St Michael and All Angels
Town: Walthamstow
County/Island: Essex
Country: England

Street Address:

Occupation:

Condition as to marriage:

Education:

Employment status: View image

Registration district: West Ham
Sub-registration district: Walthamstow
ED, institution, or vessel: 68
Neighbors: View others on page
Household schedule number: 79
Piece: 1633
Folio: 82
Page Number: 13
Household Members: Name Age
William Percy Abraham 23
Ethel M Abraham 23
George P Abraham 6 Months


Andy

Debra

Debra Report 23 Nov 2012 21:49

Apologises Wallace's mother's maiden name was Cartwright (sorry found it in the early hours of this morning)

Birth cert shows Eliza Abraham formerly Cartwright

Debra

Debra Report 23 Nov 2012 22:52

Looks like the family may have been Jewish and hence a reason to change their name due to the Jewish persecution at the time.