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Help with Wolfe/Kirk family

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Hippyheaven

Hippyheaven Report 3 Feb 2013 15:54

I am interested in finding anyone who is related to the Wolfe family originally from Cambridgeshire. My branch moved to Lincolnshire where my Grandmother Vera Annie Lilian Wolfe married a Harry Kirk and brought up her children in the area of Spalding and Boston. I already have the birth dates and other info on their family of four children.

I would like to find out more about that branch and fill in a few gaps in my tree. I have only just registered on here so am in the process of putting on my tree from another site.

Many thanks :-)

Gins

Gins Report 3 Feb 2013 15:59

Hello and welcome to the boards

Can you tel us what gaps you are trying to fill in please?

England & Wales, FreeBMD Birth Index, 1837-1915

Name: Vera A L Wolfe
Mother's Maiden Name: Camps
Date of Registration: Oct-Nov-Dec 1913
Registration district: Chesterton
Inferred County: Cambridgeshire
Volume: 3b
Page: 691

MarieCeleste

MarieCeleste Report 3 Feb 2013 16:01

Hi - to find anyone who may be related use the Search facility on the menu and then select Search Trees.

KathleenBell

KathleenBell Report 3 Feb 2013 16:04

Is this Vera's parent's marriage? :-

Name: WOLFE, Ernest
Registration district: Chesterton
County: Cambridgeshire
Year of registration: 1910
Quarter of registration: Apr-May-Jun
Spouse's last name: Not available before 1912
Volume no: 3B
Page no: 904

MarriageFinder: Ernest Wolfe married one of the following people:

CAMPS, Gertrude Irene<<<<<<<<<<<<<<<<<<<<<<
MALLION, Jessie Mabel
CUNDELL, Fred

Kath. x

Gins

Gins Report 3 Feb 2013 16:18

I presume her mother re married?


1911 England Census
about Gertrude Irene Woofe
Name: Gertrude Irene Woofe
[Gertrude Irene Hopkins]
Age in 1911: 21
Estimated Birth Year: abt 1890
Relation to Head: Daughter
Gender: Female
Birth Place: Cottenham
Civil parish: Cottenham
County/Island: Cambridgeshire
Country: England
Street Address: Corbett Street, Cottenham, Cambs
Marital Status: Married
Years Married: 1
Estimated Marriage Year: 1910
Registration district: Chesterton
Registration District Number: 180
Sub-registration district: Chesterton
ED, institution, or vessel: 13
Household schedule number: 136
Piece: 9063
Household Members: Name Age
Arthur Hopkins 63
Phoebe Hopkins 53
Hilda Hopkins 24
Gertrude Irene Woofe 21
Alfred John Hopkins 11
Fredrick Woolfe 1/12


1901 England Census
about G Irene Camps
Name: G Irene Camps
Age: 10
Estimated Birth Year: abt 1891
Relation: Stepdaughter
Mother's Name: Phoebe Hopkins
Gender: Female
Where born: Cottenham, Cambridgeshire, England

Civil parish: Cottenham
Ecclesiastical parish: Cottenham All Saints
Town: Cottenham
County/Island: Cambridgeshire
Country: England

Registration district: Chesterton
Sub-registration district: Willingham
ED, institution, or vessel: 18
Neighbors: View others on page
Household schedule number: 44
Piece: 1523
Folio: 98
Page Number: 6
Household Members: Name Age
Arthur Hopkins 51
Phoebe Hopkins 41
William Hopkins 18
Ernest Hopkins 15
Hilda Hopkins 13
Elliot Hopkins 10
George Hopkins 4
Alfred Hopkins 6 Months
Chas Camp 17
G Irene Camps 10


Hippyheaven

Hippyheaven Report 3 Feb 2013 17:59

Thanks for replying and for the info. Very kind. I have a large tree with most of it on another site. I have gone way back with the various branches. It has been fascinating going back in history and finding that most worked in the agricultural industry around Cambridgeshire and Lincolnshire
I am slowly transferring it from there to here. I want to see if there are any new relatives that I can contact. I am really interested to know about the Wolfe family that moved to Spalding from Cambridgeshire My Grandmother was Vera Annie Lilian Wolfe ( father was Ernest Wolfe and mother Gertrude Camps) She married Harry Kirk. They had four children and those are the branches I am interested in. Before she married Harry Kirk she had a son. I am from that branch so really trying to find lost family and fill in gaps. I know it is more modern research but I have pretty much done the rest of the tree over the last eight years or so. Just a few missing bits
I might or might not have any luck but that is genealogy! I hope it comes together.
:-)