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Ada Emily Fallwell

Ada Emily Fallwell

Female Abt 1877 - 1963  (~ 86 years)

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  • Name Ada Emily Fallwell  [1, 2
    Born Abt 1877  Rotherhithe, Surrey Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2
    Gender Female 
    Census 1881  11 Alexandria Terrace, Rotherhithe, Surrey Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Passenger List 13 Jun 1923  New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    SS President Polk 
    • She was headed for Detroit, Michigan, where she intended to stay indefinitely. She gave details of her aunt, Florence Glassborow née Fallwell of Lewisham, London, as her nearest relative in Britain and her contact in the USA was a Mr Wigley who lived in Royal Oak, Detroit. She had visited Detroit before, possibly travelling there from New Brunswick in Canada, for a year. She was described as 5 feet 2 inches tall with a fair complexion, brown hair and grey eyes and she worked as a housekeeper.
    Died 31 Mar 1963  Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Person ID I6858  Main Tree
    Last Modified 2 Jan 2018 

    Father George Fallwell,   b. 1849, Rotherhithe, Surrey Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1882, St Olave Registration District, Surrey Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 33 years) 
    Relationship natural 
    Mother Lydia Sophie Brinnan,   b. Abt 1850, Bermondsey, Surrey Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1902, St Olave Registration District, London Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 52 years) 
    Relationship natural 
    Married 1872  St Olave Registration District, Surrey Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Family ID F2035  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsPassenger List - SS President Polk - 13 Jun 1923 - New York, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 31 Mar 1963 - Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada Link to Google Earth
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  • Sources 
    1. [S105] 1881 Census Returns of England and Wales, General Register Office, (3 April 1881;), RG 11., RG 11/577 f.35 p.7 (Reliability: 3).
      11 Alexandria Ter, Rotherhithe
      George Fallwell, Head, Mar, 31, Lighterman, Surrey Rotherhithe
      Lydia S Fallwell, Wife, Mar, 30, Surrey Bermondsey
      George A Fallwell, Son, 6, Scholar, Surrey Rotherhithe
      Ada E Fallwell, Daur, 4, Scholar, Surrey Rotherhithe
      Frederick J Fallwell, Son, 2, Surrey Rotherhithe
      Sidney T Fallwell, Son, 11mo, Surrey Rotherhithe
      Caroline Brinnan, Wife's Sister, Unm, 35, Visitor [crossed through], Surrey Bermondsey


    2. [S205] FreeBMD, (www.freebmd.org.uk;), birth registration of Ada Emily Fallwell, St. Olave 1d 320, March quarter 1877 (Reliability: 3).

    3. [S136] Ellis Island Passenger Arrivals, The Statue of Liberty - Ellis Island Foundation Ltd, (www.ellisisland.org, 2000;), arrival of Ada E and Florence A Fallwell, June 13, 1923, pages 0491- 0492 lines 10 & 12 (Reliability: 3).
      List or Manifest of Alien Passengers for the United States Immigration Officer at Port of Arrival
      SS "President Polk"
      Passengers sailing from London, June 2[?], 1923, arriving at Port of New York, June 13th, 1923

      No. on List: 10; Family name: Fallwell; Given name: Ada E; Age Yrs: 46; Age Mos: ; Sex: F; Married or single: S; Calling or occupation: H/keeper; Able to read: Yes, English; Able to write: Yes; Nationality: Britain; Race or people: British; Last permanent residence: USA, Detroit; Name & address of nearest relative or friend in country whence alien came: Mrs Glassbown, 97 Halesworth Rd, Lewisham, London; Final destination: Mich, Detroit; Whether having a ticket to such final destination: Yes; By whom was passage paid?: Self; Whether in possession of $50, and if less, how much: Yes; Whether ever before in the United States: Yes, 1 year, Detroit; Whether going to join a relative or friend: Mr. Wigley R.504, Huntington Woods, Royal Oak. Mich.; Purpose of coming to United States: Whether alien intends to return to country whence he came after engaging temporarily in laboring pursuits in the United States; Length of time alien intends to remain in the United States: Whether alien intends to become citizen of the United States: Yes, Indef., No (____ Feb 21/22 5/5 Mount_lan from New Brunswick ____); Ever in prison or almshouse, or institution for care and treatment of the insane, or supported by charity? If so, which?: No; Whether a polygamist: No; Whether an anarchist: No; Whether a person who believes in or advocates the overthrow by force or violence of the Government of the United States or all forms of law, etc.: No; Whether coming by reason of any offer, solicitation, promise or agreement, expressed or implied, to labor in the United States: No; Whether alien has been previously deported within one year: No; Condition of health, mental and physical: Good; Deformed or crippled, Nature length of time and cause: No; Height: 5 feet 2 inches; Complexion: Fair; Hair: Brn; Eyes: Gray; Marks of identification: None; Place of birth: England, London

      No. on List: 12; TRANSIT; Family name: Fallwell; Given name: Florence A; Age Yrs: 47; Age Mos: ; Sex: F; Married or single: S; Calling or occupation: H/keeper; Able to read: Yes, English; Able to write: Yes; Nationality: Britain; Race or people: British; Last permanent residence: USA, Detroit; Name & address of nearest relative or friend in country whence alien came: Mrs Glassbourn, 47 Halesworth Rd, Limeshan, London; Final destination: Ont, Toronto; Whether having a ticket to such final destination: Yes; By whom was passage paid?: Self; Whether in possession of $50, and if less, how much: Yes; Whether ever before in the United States: Yes, 1 year (6 weeks), Detroit; Whether going to join a relative or friend: (Mr. Wigley R.504, Huntington Woods, Royal Oak. Mich.); Purpose of coming to United States: Whether alien intends to return to country whence he came after engaging temporarily in laboring pursuits in the United States; Length of time alien intends to remain in the United States: Whether alien intends to become citizen of the United States: Yes, Indef., No (lived in Vancouver 1912-192_, now going to Toronto); Ever in prison or almshouse, or institution for care and treatment of the insane, or supported by charity? If so, which?: No; Whether a polygamist: No; Whether an anarchist: No; Whether a person who believes in or advocates the overthrow by force or violence of the Government of the United States or all forms of law, etc.: No; Whether coming by reason of any offer, solicitation, promise or agreement, expressed or implied, to labor in the United States: No; Whether alien has been previously deported within one year: No; Condition of health, mental and physical: Good; Deformed or crippled, Nature length of time and cause: No; Height: 5 feet 4 inches; Complexion: Fair; Hair: Brn; Eyes: Gray; Marks of identification: None; Place of birth: England, London

    4. [S27] British Columbia Death Index, 1872-1979, British Columbia Vital Statistics Agency, (www.ancestry.ca;), death registration of Ada Fallwell, Female, Age: 87, Death Date: 31 March 1963, Place of Death: Vancouver, Registration #: 1963-09-004377, BCA #: B13261, GSU #: 2033503 (Reliability: 2).

    5. [S205] FreeBMD, (www.freebmd.org.uk;), marriages of George Fallwell and Lydia Sophie Brinnan share reference St. Olave 1d 326, September quarter 1872 (Reliability: 2).