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1911 census

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Jean Report 14 Apr 2013 19:33

Thank you all for your replies. I just found it strange that Jack was at his maternal grandparents and no sign of Dorothy or Wilfred.Harrop. Then I remembered that he did join the army when young. I find it all a bit confusing at the moment. so I hope you receive this reply with many thanks, Jean


Cynthia Report 14 Apr 2013 15:05

Jean is a new poster - friendly message on how to return to threads sent. :-)


Londonbelle Report 13 Apr 2013 19:46

According to his Army Record he married Dorothy on 30 Aug 1908. There is only one child listed John Herbert born 15.5.09 Rotherham (persumably this is Jack)

Father is named as Thomas James Harrop

Name: Wilfred Herbert Harrop
Estimated Birth Year: abt 1888
Age at enlistment: 19
Birth Parish: Rotherham
Birth County: Yorkshire
Document Year: 1907
Regimental Number: 5573
Regiment Name: Kings Royal Rifle Corps
Number of images: 6


Londonbelle Report 13 Apr 2013 19:36

Possible 1911 for Dorothy?

Name: Dorthy Maud Harrop
[Dorthy Maud Cottam]
Age in 1911: 22
Estimated Birth Year: abt 1889
Relation to Head: Daughter
Gender: Female
Birth Place: Rotherham, Yorkshire, England
Civil parish: Rotherham
County/Island: Yorkshire-West Riding
Country: England
Street Address: 10 Broom Villas Rotherham
Marital Status: Married
Registration district: Rotherham
Registration District Number: 511
Sub-registration district: South East Rotherham
ED, institution, or vessel: 8
Piece: 28050
Household Members:
Name Age
John Cottam 45
Dairy Blanch Cottam 41
Dorthy Maud Harrop 22 Daughter married
Jack Harrop 1 Grandson
Eliza Southall 50 Servant

On the actual image Dorothy's name is crossed out


Londonbelle Report 13 Apr 2013 19:34

Possible 1911 for Wilfred?

Name: Wilfred Herbt Harrop
Age in 1911: 24
Estimated Birth Year: abt 1887
Relation to Head: Son
Gender: Male
Birth Place: Rotherham, Yorkshire, England
Civil parish: Sheffield
County/Island: Yorkshire-West Riding
Country: England
Street Address: 107 Rock St, Sheffield
Marital Status: Married
Occupation: Engineer
Registration district: Sheffield
Registration District Number: 510
Sub-registration district: West Brightside
ED, institution, or vessel: 24
Piece: 27947
Household Members:
Name Age
Thomas James Harrop 53
Mary Jane Harrop 54
Robert James Harrop 32
Eva Gee Harrop 30
Wilfred Herbt Harrop 24
Constance Mary Harrop 16

Gwyn in Kent

Gwyn in Kent Report 13 Apr 2013 19:29

The case they are hiding under middle names

Marriages Sep 1908
COTTAM Dorothy Maud .. Dudley 6c 13
HARROP Wilfred Herbert ..Dudley 6c 13


Jean Report 13 Apr 2013 19:26

Trying to find Wilfred and Dorothy Harrop on 1911 census. They were born in Rotherham but were married in Dudley Staffordshire in 1908. Found a child born 1910 (jack Harrop) but he was living with his maternal grandparents Daisy and John Cottam in Rotherham. Jean H.