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harold wakefield runcorn

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june Report 28 Nov 2012 12:46

I am trying to find anyone who knew or know harold wakefield who was born in 1917/18 and lived in runcron in the early 1950s I would be greatful of anything at all thanks June x

Mike *

Mike * Report 28 Nov 2012 12:50

Births Jun 1918
Wakefield Harold -Nield - Runcorn 8a 307

Marriages Jun 1899

Burton Elizabeth Ellen Runcorn 8a 438
*********Nield Harriet - Runcorn 8a 438
******* Wakefield William - Runcorn 8a 438
Wright John Hazael Runcorn 8a 438

Harold Wakefield

Birth 3 Apr 1918 in Runcorn Cheshire England
Death 1999 in Runcorn Cheshire England

Mike *

Mike * Report 28 Nov 2012 12:55


William Wakefield 26 - chemical work
Harriett Wakefield 26
Ethel Wakefield 1yr 5 Mo

Mike *

Mike * Report 28 Nov 2012 13:07

William's father ( Harold's grandfather) also in Chemicals


William Wakefield 29 - Labourer in Chemicals - Runcorn
Mary Wakefield 27
William Wakefield 6
Elizth.Jane Wakefield 5
Alice Wakefield - under 1


ErikaH Report 28 Nov 2012 13:10

Have you been told that this man was related to you?


PricklyHolly Report 28 Nov 2012 13:16

Hi June and welcome to the boards.

To find out if any members have your family in their on "Search" above and then click on "Search All trees" from the drop down menu.

If you find any connections, you can then contact the tree owner/owners.

In case you don't have this......

Household transcription
1911 census

Person: WAKEFIELD, William
Address: 38 Penketh Lane Runcorn

WAKEFIELD, William Head Married M 37 1874 Chemical Labourer Runcorn Cheshire VIEW
WAKEFIELD, Harriett Wife Married12 years F 36 1875 Runcorn Cheshire VIEW
WAKEFIELD, Ethel Daughter F 11 1900 School Runcorn Cheshire VIEW
WAKEFIELD, Hilda Daughter F 9 1902 School Runcorn Cheshire VIEW
WAKEFIELD, Lizza Daughter F 2 1909 Runcorn Cheshire VIEW
RG number: RG14
Piece: 21628
Reference: RG14PN21628 RG78PN1288 RD446 SD2 ED12 SN146
Registration District: Runcorn
Sub District: Runcorn
Enumeration District: 12
Parish: Runcorn
Address: 38 Penketh Lane Runcorn
County: Cheshire
(5 children born, 3 living, 2 had died)


PricklyHolly Report 28 Nov 2012 13:26

Another son

Births Dec 1911 (>99%)
Wakefield Ernest Nield Runcorn 8a 401

Mike *

Mike * Report 28 Nov 2012 13:29

list of William and Harriet's children

Ethel Wakefield 1899 –
Hilda Wakefield 1902 –
Alice Wakefield 1904 – 1904
William Wakefield 1905 – 1907
Lizza Wakefield 1909 –
Ernest Wakefield 1911 – 1915
William Wakefield 1914 – 1978
Harold Wakefield 1918 – 1999


PricklyHolly Report 28 Nov 2012 13:34

The Willam born 1914 has MMN Field.

A transcription error perhaps?


june Report 28 Nov 2012 14:51

I have been told today that Harold Wakefield was my birth father and I have written proof to back that up , as I have never heard his name before you can understand how much I want to learn about him thank you :-)


ErikaH Report 28 Nov 2012 14:56

I guessed as much..........

Unfortunately, his abode at the time of your conception is no real indicator of where he was born.

You could have looked yourself for birth info, using freebmd

Have you used GR's 'search all trees' facility?

Do you know if he was aware of your existence?


june Report 28 Nov 2012 15:04

yes he knew I about me because he paid monies to my mother until I was adopted in 1953 x

Mike *

Mike * Report 28 Nov 2012 19:27

and was the info found any use ?????????


PricklyHolly Report 28 Nov 2012 21:07


England & Wales, Marriage Index: 1916-2005
about Harold Wakefield
Name: Harold Wakefield
Spouse Name: Elizabeth Wilson
Date of Registration: Jul-Aug-Sep 1955
Registration district: Runcorn
Inferred County: Cheshire
Volume Number: 10a
Page Number: 1265