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Fred Moore information wanted

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Caris Report 16 Mar 2021 20:08

Hi. I'm looking for information on my Nan farther, she don't have much information other than his name Fred Moore, last known in Tooting Surrey. My nan was born in 1935.
Apparently fred was in a prison in wormwood scrubs but don't know what year.

My nan was born in 59 queens road, haydens Road, New malden surrey

Her mum was Violet w adkins

Not sure if I should make this post on my other?


ArgyllGran Report 16 Mar 2021 20:37

Yes, please add it to one of your other threads.

This is a link to the one mainly about your Nan:


nameslessone Report 16 Mar 2021 20:43

Queens road or Hayden’s road, can’t be both.

We’re Fred and Violet married. You can check that out yourself for free on

Look for newspaper reports for Fred’s court appearance/ crime.

Read through all the advice you have received on your other threads - it could lead you to places to look.


Mistycat Report 16 Mar 2021 21:39

Looks as though your Nan was born illegitimately at her grandparents home, here they are in 1939, no Violet living with them....there is an officially closed record on the original image, maybe Kathleen living with her grandparents?

Name: Ernest W Adkins
Gender: Male
Marital Status: Single
Birth Date: 12 May 1913
Residence Year: 1939
Address: 59 Queens Rd, New Maldon**********
Residence Place: Maldon and Coombe, Surrey, England
Occupation: Carpenter
Line Number: 20
Schedule Number: 109
Sub Schedule Number: 3
Enumeration District: CMTP
Borough: Maldon and Coombe
Registration district: 30-1
Inferred Father:
Alfred E Adkins
Inferred Mother:
Edith M Adkins
Household Members Age
Alfred E Adkins
Edith M Adkins...............maiden name Thatcher
Ernest W Adkins 26
Leonard S Adkins

No Fred Moore living in the area, as far as I can see!!

Violet W Adkins was born in Uxbridge, birth registered September 1916.

She married John Dunn in 1941, Hampstead

I know this isn’t the info you’re looking for, as Kathleen was illegitimate it could be almost impossible to pin down her farther Fred (Frederick)Moore. Are his name and occupation on her birth certificate?


Caris Report 16 Mar 2021 22:09

Thank u.. what does it mean born illegitimatley?

The info is correct what you have given me, yeh my nan was evacuated or something?


nameslessone Report 16 Mar 2021 22:12

Illegitimate means that the parents were not married. The fathers name would only be on the birth certificate if he had accompanied the mother to the registrars.


Caris Report 16 Mar 2021 22:16

Ah ok I understand. Il try searching up fred moore in or near the area last seen.. I did see a Frederick George Moore 1900. Was in Cheam in 1936. Possibly match?


Caris Report 16 Mar 2021 22:19

Fred was in Cheam too my nan said


nameslessone Report 17 Mar 2021 10:34

For anyone who doesn’t know the area, Cheam is just a bus ride away from New Malden. Or about an hours walk.


Mistycat Report 17 Mar 2021 11:49

Caris, does your Nan know what job Fred did?


Caris Report 17 Mar 2021 18:55

No she don't know only he was in wormwood scrubs prison. He was seeing another lady while seeing my nans mum! My nan said her mum was living in 59 queens road new malden surrey.


nameslessone Report 17 Mar 2021 19:17

The London Metropolitan Archives hold registers of prisoners in the Scrubs.


Caris Report 17 Mar 2021 19:53

Ok thank you il try search that up. My nan said this evening that her mum Violet was seeing Fred moore in new malden surrey and got pregnant so around 1934 if this helps find anything.