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Edward Poole

Birth details

Born 1844

Marriage - Certificate
Edward Poole to Harriet Catherine Leigh Hunt

   Date: 1868 - May 31st
   Name: Edward Poole - fullage - Brass moulder.
 Father: Edward Poole, Carman.
Address: Castle street

   Name: Harriet Catherine Leigh Hunt - aged  22
 Father: John Hunt, Author

Witness: Edward Poole & Ruby Leigh Hunt. 

Marriage - BMD Index        

Marriages June 1868 - Hunt  Harriett Catherine L   West London  1c  74
                      Poole Edward                 West London  1c  74

Death details

Died sometime after 1911

Extra info on Edward's children

Kate Ruby Poole

BMD Index...

   Births Sep 1869 - Catherine Ruby Poole      Holborn     1b  625
Marriages Dec 1893 - Kate Ruby Poole           St.Saviour  1d  174
                     Charles Thomas E Thorne   St.Saviour  1d  174
   Deaths Mar 1957 - Catherine R Thorne 86yrs  Lambeth     5c  1249

For more information on Kate Ruby Poole please view her individual page.

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Edward W Poole

BMD Index...

   Births Dec 1870 - Poole Edward Walter St.Olave  1d  288
Marriages Dec 1893 - Poole Edward         Holborn  1b  1197
                     Moore Bridget        Holborn  1b  1197

1891 Census...

          Name: Edward Poole
           Age: 19
Est Birth Year: abt 1872
      Relation: Boarder
    Where born: Walworth, London
    Occupation: Book Binders Porter
       Address: 61 Orange St. AllHallows Boys Home
St Saviours, All Hallows, Southwark, England 
ED: 5  Piece: 342  Folio: 112  Page: 13

NOTE: I have a really strong feeling that this is the right Edward Poole. 
      After their father disappears, Arthur & Edward are no where to be 
      found in 1891. But in 1893 Arthur is in Orange Street, and their mother 
      is in Pepper St, just around the corner from them. Plus his occupation
      is a Porter in a Book Binders, and later his trade is a Book Binder. 
      Apart from the Head, a Clerk in Holy Order, & a domestic the other 
      boarders are all around the same age as Edward.

Marriage certificate...

22 Oct 1893, at Saint Luke, Old Street, Middlesex, Islington

Edward Poole (aged 22, Bookbinder) & Bridget Moore (aged 18)

Groom's Father: Edward Walter Poole (Brass founder)
Bride's Father: John Patrick Moore (Brick layer)
     Witnesses: Kate Ruby Poole and Robert Moore

1911 Census...

   Edward Poole  Head Married       40 1871 Yeast Labourer          Blackfriars
  Bridget Poole  Wife Married 18yrs 36 1875 Artificial Flower Maker St Pancras
 Florence Poole  Daug Single        15 1896 Leather Bag Maker       Southwark
    Elsie Poole  Daug                7 1904                         Southwark
    Ethel Poole  Daug                6 1905                         Fisbury
   Edward Poole  Son                 4 1907                         Fisbury
Frederick Poole  Son                 2 1909                         Fisbury
Elizabeth Moore  Relative Widow     66 1845 Housekeeper             St Pancras

Address: 3 Royley Street, Holborn, London, Saint Luke

 British Army WWI Pension Records...

                Name: Edward Walter Poole
Estimated Birth Year: abt 1876
   Age at enlistment: 39
           Residence: 43 Peerless Street, St Luke's London
         Next of kin: Wife, Bridget Poole
       Document Year: 1915
   Regimental Number: 14129
       Regiment Name: 20th(Shoreditch) Battalion Middlesex Regiment

NOTE: Edward was born 1870, thus making him 45 years old (nearly 46). Did he 
      lie to enlist? Discharged later under Paragraph 392, Kings Regulations.

Para 392 (iii) (B)

(iii) Not being likely to become an efficient soldier.
  (b) Recruit passed by medical officer, but rejected by a recruiting 
      officer stationed away from the headquarters of the recruiting area, 
      or by approving officer.

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Arthur Poole

BMD Index...

Births  Mar 1873  Poole Arthur  St.Saviour  1d 7

School Record...

      Name: Arthur Poole
       Age: 5
Birth Date: 1 Jan 1873
    School: John Harvard School, Milkwood Road
   Borough: Tower Hamlets
 Admission: 30 Sep 1878
    Parent: Edward - brass moulder - 89 Suffolk Street