Charles HALL (1853-1918)


Charles HALL, Charles HALL2 (2)


Spouse: Rose REES (REECE), Copy of Rose HALL (Rees)2

1 Charles HALL (1853-1918) [10], son of Stephen HALL (1823-1892) [121] and Sarah BRANDRICK (1821-1903) [126].

Born 27 Mar 1853, Shelton, Hanley, Staffordshire. Broad Street. Marr Rose REES (REECE) 3 Aug 1875, St James Church Clerkenwell London. Died 31 Jan 1918, Bow Institution. London. Cause: Neck cancer. Informant of death was son Benjamin Hall.

Born in Broad Street Shelton. 1881 Census shown as living at 20 Whites Row, Spitlafields, London with wife Rose and first three children. All born in Spitlafields. 1891 living 35 Raven Row, Mile End, London. 1901 living as Auctioneers Ass. at 53 Sussex Street, Weekes (Within), Winchester, Hampshire. Jan 1918 living at 18 Sutton Street, St George in the East, London. Died of neck cancer. Wife married Mr Smith after his death.

Sp. Rose REES (REECE) (1859-1925) [40], dau. of Benjamin REES (1833-1894) [133] and Rebecca BETAN (BITTAN) (1839-1872) [135].

Left first husband. Daughter by James Smith, Eliza Elizabeth died 20th July 1898 age 18 months. 1901 census living at 18 Sidney Square, Mile End with daughter Alice. 1911 census living as Mrs Smith with James SMITH at 1 Bancroft Road, Mile End. Second Marriage to James SMITH at Register Office Mile End Old Town London. Not buried with second husband but in Jewish cemetery Marlow Road, East Ham, London.

1.1 Rebecca HALL (1876-1955) [9].

Born 10 May 1876, Spitalfields London. Marr William John PIKE 12 Feb 1899, St Phillips Parish Church. Stepney Way. Stepney London. St. Philip the Apostle, New Road (Stepney Way)/Newark Street [1819, parish 1837] rebuilt 1892 as magnificent vaulted church, the largest church in Stepney. 1951 parish united to St. Augustine's Closed July 1978, in 1988 it became the Medical Library for the Royal London Hospital, Whitechapel. Marr Thomas (Pedlar) PALMER 8 Mar 1948, Brighton, East Sussex. Brighton Registra Office. Died 14 Jul 1955, Haywards Heath, Sussex. St Francis Hospital. Cause: Dementia. Buried Jewish cemetery, Brighton. Block J Row 7 No. 40 Buried South East Corner. 5th row south of path. 9th plot from east.

1911 census living without husband William Pike or 'partner' Thomas Palmer at 104 Coborn Road, Bow, London with sons Alfred, Timothy and neice Rose Horton.

Sp. Alfred HALL ( - ) [564].

No marriage or any other information known of this person other than given as father of child Alfred to mother Rebecca Hall.

1.1.1 Alfred HALL (1896-1962) [88].

Born 12 Oct 1896, Poplar London. 21 Ellerthorpe Street. Marr Mary (May) RAPHAEL Mar 1933, Liverpool. Died 13 Mar 1962, Manchester, Lancashire.

Born at 21 Ellerthorpe Street Poplar with mothers maiden name given as 'Smith' on the birth certificate instead of the proper name HALL. Some doubt as to 'Alfred' being true identity of father. 1901 census living at 43 St Dunstans Road Mile End with surname as step fathers name PIKE.

Sp. Mary (May) RAPHAEL (1892-1980) [746], dau. of Abraham RAPHAEL (1865-1943) [768] and Leah Theresa SAIPE (1870-1912) [769].

1901 census living with parents at 60 Jarret Street, Byker, Newcastle upon Tyne. Later in life live in Simonside Terrace Newcastle and later Salford Lancs.

Note on Marriage to Alfred HALL: 1939 Register living at 37 Penrose Street , Manchester, Lancashire, England.

Sp. William John PIKE (1875-1951) [3], son of Henry James PIKE (1844-1918) [172] and Jane Christina ORR (1844-1877) [227].

1881 census shows living with father and family (no mother) at 5A Wrights Road Bow. The 1891 census shows a William Pike living at 42 Hazelwood Road, Walthamstow age given as 26 occ. Shoe Laster with brother Henry and sister Jane.. In the 1911 census a William PIKE age 36 is living as a border at 16 London Mews, Maple St, Tottenham St Road, St Pancras.

Unmarked grave site found in 2010 and new wooden Cross with dedication from living Grandchildren installed.

Bill Pike; Short Professional boxing record:

Country United Kingdom

Global Id 385546

Hometown London, United Kingdom

Divisions Flyweight to Featherweight

Career Record

Date Opponent Location Result

First Fight 21 Nov 1892

E Gannerway Finsbury Polytechnic L. PTS 6

8-11-1893 'Pedlar' Palmer Custom Kouse

Victoria B.C. 3 Rnd Exhibition

7-02-1898 George Slark NSC Covent Garden, UK D PTS 10

28-03-1898 Ted Goodson Bethnal Green, UK D PTS 6

9-01-1899 Bill Hurley Paddington, UK L PTS 6

8-10-1900 Alf Leeper NSC Covent Garden, UK W RTD 4

1-04-1901 Jim Kendrick Stamford Hill, UK L PTS 6

Last Fight 10 Nov 1906

Alf Vango Mile End Northampton A.C. L KO 5


153 fights including 34 exhibitions

Won 46 (KOs 6) Lost 54 Drawn 5 ND 14.

1939 register shown living with wife? Helen M Pike (formally Corp nee Hall) and daughter Sylvia at 210 Strone Road, East Ham, Essex..

Note on Marriage to Rebecca HALL: 1901 census family living 43 St Dunstans Road. Mile End. Sept 1901 family living at 58 Exmouth Street, Mile End (birth of dau. Rebecca). 1903 family living at 10 Beaumont Street, Mile End, London (birth of dau. Jenny). 1906 at 36 Shandy Street, Whitehorse Lane, Mile End ('Box o Tricks' book by Jason McKay).

1.1.2 Rosetta Jane PIKE (1899-1985) [16].

Born 21 Oct 1899, Mile End, London. Marr Hyman (Harold) (Victor) MITZMAN (HILTON) 10 Jan 1923, Poplar, London. Marr John 'Jack' CLARIDGE 23 Apr 1943, Brighton. Died 25 Feb 1985, Brighton.

Born 100 Dempsey Street, Mile End Old town. Address at marriage same as first husband 12 Merchant Street, Bromley-by-Bow and surname given as PALMER. Children of MITZMAN put into 'Nive Tzadeck' home (Jewish Orphanage, Norwood) after marriage separation. 1931 living with mother, step father and sister Jenny (Jean) at 16 Norfolk Road, Brighton.

Sp. Hyman (Harold) (Victor) MITZMAN (HILTON) (1905-1980) [17], son of Jacob (Jack) Woolf MITZMAN (1874-1947) [1820] and Ettie LEVY (1884- ) [1821].

Address at marriage 12 Merchant Street, Bromley-by-Bow. Changed name in 1937 to Victor HILTON and married again. Address at second marriage 35 Uxbridge Road, Hanwell, Middlesex. 4 children by second marriage. Died under the name Harold (Victor)HILTON. Address 131 Priory Road, Hall Green, Birmingham.

Sp. (unknown).

Sp. John 'Jack' CLARIDGE (1901-1980) [118].

Note on Marriage to Rosetta Jane PIKE: 1939 Register family living at 72 Montpelier Road, Brighton, Sussex, England. Court permission to marry as Hyman Mitzman presumed dead.

1.1.3 Rebecca 'Josephine' PIKE (1901-1986) [19].

Born 14 Sep 1901, Mile End London. 58 Exmouth Street. Marr William Frederick Bartholomew BISCHOFF 14 Apr 1928, Limehouse, Stepney, London. Church of the Holy Name and Our Lady of the Sacred Heart. Died 2 Feb 1986, Kenley, Surrey. 63 Abbots Lane, Kenley, Surrey. Home of daughter Margo.

Address at marriage 1 Bancroft Road, Mile End, London.

Sp. William Frederick Bartholomew BISCHOFF (1904-1972) [20], son of William Martin Hubert BISCHOFF (1873-1918) [994] and Ellen Anguster PETHICA (1875-1910) [995].

Address at mariage 20 Baythorne Street, Mile End, London. A Chief Cashier for public company. (Eugene).

Note on Marriage to Rebecca 'Josephine' PIKE: 1939 living at 24 Court Drive, Stanmore, Harrow, Middlesex.

1.1.4 Jenny 'Jean' PIKE1 (1903-2004) [2].

Born 10 Apr 1903, Mile End Old Town, London.1 10 Beaumont Street. Christened 1914, Marris Convent. Tottenham High Road, London. Marr Frank 'Sonny' WHIPP 9 Sep 1933, Brighton Register Office. Died 27 Apr 2004, Worthing, West Sussex. Elton Lodge Nursing Home, Selden Road. Died 7.50 am. Buried 6 May 2004, Hove Cemetery (North). Old Shoreham Road, Hove, East Sussex. Plot No. 282 lawn Section 17.

Later known as Jean. Raised in Marist Convent 727 High Road Tottenham London from 1907 until the age of 14.Lived with mother, step father and family in 104 Coborn Road, Bow. 1919 living in British Street, Mile End. When Mr & Mrs Smith moved to Brighton the family moved into No 1 Bancroft Road Mile End London. Later mother and elder daughters lived at 68 South Church Road Southend . About 1929 moved to various address'es in Brighton. 1930 and 1931 living at 16 Norfolk Road with mother and step father. Later at North Road and 76 West Street Mansions, West Street at time of marriage. 1941 living at 29 Park Crescent, Brighton but later dug out from home with son Brian when Bomb dropped on house next door during WW2 . Also unable to move into new home in Addison Road Hove because of bomb damage.Separated from husband in 1943. Raising two sons on her own, she worked first from home as a dressmaker and later until age 63 in the 'rag Trade' as a 'passer'. From 1943 until 1994 lived first in ground floor then 1st floor flat 16 Buckingham Road Brighton. After that Sheltered/Care Homes in Brighton and Shoreham. Fractured hip and arm in February 2003 and recovered in Elton Lodge Care home. Received 100 year birthday greetings from Queen, Pensions Minister and Chair of Adur District Council. In attendance at funeral; Brian & Lorna Whipp. Christopher Whipp. Dawn Turrell (Whipp). Samantha, Keith & Hughie Johnston. David Whipp & Vanessa. Paula (Whipp), Ricardo Besagni (Whipp) and Maria Whipp. Lisa Whipp. Jenny & Natasha Whipp. Rosemary Lloyd, Dion Lloyd & Moira. Anthony Bischoff. Margo Aquino. Ray, Rosaline & Mandy Green. John and Sally Russell. Eric Blunden.

Sp. Frank 'Sonny' WHIPP1 (1908-1971) [1], son of Thomas WHIPP (1851-1917) [174] and Amy Eliza AMOS (1872-1958) [179].

Known as Sonny. Father's profession given as Boatman. 1930 living with widowed mother in Basement flat of 4 Brunswick Terrace and 1931 at 14 St Nicholas Road, Brighton. Served in R.A.F. in WW2 as Leading Aircraftman and Ground gunner.

Note on Marriage to Jenny 'Jean' PIKE: 1939 Register Frank shown as married living at 3 Wykeham Terrace, Brighton, Sussex, whilst wife Jean was staying with married sister Josephine Bischoff at 24 Court Drive, Stanmore, Harrow, Middlesex.

Couple separate in 1943.

1.1.5 Sarah PIKE (1904-1988) [22].

Born 3 Dec 1904, Mile End Old Town, London. 3a Shandy Street. Marr Jacob (Jack Bunny) RUBIN 1932, Mar Qtr Stepney, London. Died 13 Apr 1988, Cornwall. Buried Edgwarebury Lane Jewish Cemetery. Edgware.

Spent some early years with elder sisters in R.C. Convent. At marriage maiden name miss-spelled as PYKE. .

Sp. Jacob (Jack Bunny) RUBIN (1910-1976) [23], son of Davis RUBIN (1875- ) [619] and Elizabeth (Kate) RURICK (GARDNER) (1873- ) [618].

Note on Marriage to Sarah PIKE: 1939 Register living with two eldest children at Flat 2, 27 North Road, Brighton, Sussex with Rose Harris and her two children. Sarah's mother and step father were living in flat1. Husband Jacob (Jack) living at 148 Lewis Trust Bldgs, Hackney, London, England.

1.1.6 Timothy PIKE (PALMER) (1907-1949) [24].

Born 8 Feb 1907, Holborn, London. 25 Great Ormond Street. Marr Ena (Eva) Ada Georgina SCOTT 21 Apr 1927, Brighton, Sussex. Brighton Register Office. Marr Jeanne S G BARHAM 1947, Mar Qtr Westminster, London. Died 13 Nov 1949, London. Buried Golders Green Cemetery, London. Cremated.

Became 'World', 'STAR' and British Profesional Dancing champion. On his marriage cert. to first wife it gives father as Thomas Pike - rank or profession unknown - with address given as 10 Bembridge Street, Brighton. Adult life took surname of Palmer after his mother's second husband. Told his father was Thomas 'Pedlar' Palmer but birth cert, states PIKE. 31st December 1935 with address given as 11 Cannon Place, Brighton., depart from Southampton on SS Washington bound for New York and Professional Dancing tour. 1949 living in Randolph Avenue, Maida Vale, London. Died in Guys Hospital, London.

Sp. Ena (Eva) Ada Georgina SCOTT (1908-1999) [403], dau. of Edward Malcolm SCOTT (1876- ) [561] and Sophie BROWNE (1883- ) [1849].

1911 census living with parents at 19a Devonshire Place, Brighton. Address at marriage 10a Bembridge Street Brighton. 1939 Register living at 65 Buckingham Road, Brighton.

Sp. Jeanne S G BARHAM (1918-2002) [70], dau. of BARHAM ( - ) [1920] and HUGHSDON ( - ) [1921].

Sp. Thomas (Pedlar) PALMER (1876-1949) [12], son of Robert Thomas PALMER (1847-1903) [558] and Elizabeth MAYERS (1846-1890) [559].

Some records incorrectly show birth date as 19th November 1876. World Batamweight Boxing Champion 1895 to 1899. Known as 'The Box of Tricks'.

On 8th Nov 1893 'Pedlar' Palmer had a 3 round Benefit exhibition fight with William Pike at the Custom Kouse Victoria B.C.Freemasons Road in aid of his father Robert Palmer.

He owed a Tobacco shop in 213 Barking Road, Plaistow run by his brother Matthew. In 1906 after leaving his first wife he lived with Rebecca Hall. Spent 1 month in prison at Xmas 1906 for assault. Address given as 33 Shandy Street Mile End. He killed Robert Choat on a train returning from Epsom races on 22 April 1907. Choat died from a fatal blow to a neck artery following a argument with Palmer. After 3 months in custody Palmer was found guilty of Manslaughter at Guildford Assises on 15th July 1907 and given five years penal servitude. Released from Portland Prison on 29th April 1911 on licence. Father of Robert Thomas born 1914 and claimed to be father of Timothy born 1907.

Note on Marriage to Rebecca HALL: 1930 and 1931 living at 16 Norfolk Road, Brighton. Jan 1936 living at 5a Montpelier Villas, Brighton, (Post card from son Timothy in USA addressed to 'Dear Dad'.). 1939 Register living at Flat 1, 27 North Road, Brighton, Sussex, England.

1.1.7 Robert Thomas PALMER (1914-1999) [992].

Born 21 Oct 1914, Bow, London. 104 Coborn Road. Marr Bertha POGREBINSKY 1940, Mar Qtr, Marylebone. London. Died 26 Jan 1999, Hove, East Sussex.

June 1936 joined as a steward on The Orient Line passenger ship, the Orford. This ship led the line of merchant ships at the ceremonial opening of the Sydney Harbour Bridge in 1932. Built by Vickers Amstrong at Barrow in 1928, the Orford was bombed and beached at Marseilles while evacuating troops from France in 1940. In 1947 the Orford was refloated and scrapped.

Bobby jumped ship abroad and returned by 1937 and obtained a licence as a boxing timekeeper.

Wrestler when young, then joined R.A.F. 7th Sep 1939 during W.W.2 and became Sargent P.T.Iinstructer. No. 901957 in 907/8 Sdg based at Tangmere. Later film stunt man e.g 'Room at the Top' and TV wrestling referee. Owned Antique buisness. Before retirement was car delivery manager for Alan Day Ltd of London. No children.

Sp. Bertha POGREBINSKY (1915-1995) [26], dau. of Harris POGREBINSKY (1877-1946) [434] and Dora STEINBERG (1888-1944) [1922].

1939 Register living with parents at 111 Cleveland Street , St Marylebone, London, under the surname Harris.

1.2 Rosetta Alice HALL (1878-1957) [74].

Born 27 Feb 1878, Whitechapel London. Marr Thomas Henry "Maurice" HORTON 1902, Mar Qtr Whitechapel. Died 5 Jun 1957, Brighton Sussex. Buried Brighton Jewish Cemetery. Block J

4th Row south of path. 14th plot from the east.

1911 census living with daughter Rose Horton but no husband at 38 Moye Street, Shoreditch with a Darnell family. On 30th April 1927 sail with daughter Sarah and married daughter Rose Silkman, husband and family from Southampton to New York USA on Cunard line 'Aquitania' with address given as 26 Queens Terrace, Southampton with intention to reside in USA! Name on ships manifest altered to HALL! Return to England with Silkman family from New York, arriving in Liverpool on Cunard ship 'Laconia' on the 20th June 1927 with address to go to 133 North Street, Brighton.

On 16th November 1928 with address given as 29 Bristol Place, Brighton, sail with daughter Sarah and widowed daughter Rose Silkman and her two sons, together with a 18 year old nurse Miss P.S. Holdom from Southampton on Union Castle line S.S. 'Kildonan Castle' bound for Cape Town, South Africa. Book a return to England on S.S 'Balmoral Castle' with arrival address given as 29 Oriental Place, Brighton but disembark with the Silkman family at the Island of Madeira on the 20th December with dying daughter Sarah. Rosetta and Silkman family arrive at Southampton on the S.S. 'Armadale Castle' on the 31st December 1928 with address now given as 1 Bancroft Road, London. 1939 Register living at 16 Bedford Square, Brighton, Sussex. Buried in Jewish cemetery Brighton. Grave stone marked to Rosetta Alice Garwood from " - Daughter Rose, Grandchildren Joseph, Henry, Ann and John. also Gt Grandchildren Yvonne and Karen".

Sp. Thomas Henry "Maurice" HORTON (1874-1940) [75], son of George HORTON (1851- ) [3080] and Emily PRACY (1850- ) [3081].

1901census living with parents at 259 Oxford Street, Mile End Old Town, London. 1911 again living with parents but stating 'married'. 1939 Register living as 'widower' at 259 Stepney Way , Stepney, London, England.

1.2.1 Rose HORTON (1903-1976) [77].

Born 31 Jan 1903, Stepney london. Marr Henry SILKMAN 28 Aug 1924, Brighton Sussex. Marr Morris ABRAHAMS 1929, Dec Qtr, Stepney, London. Died 23 Jan 1976, Victoria, Melbourne, Australia. Buried in Jewish section 'The ROSE Garden, The Necropolis cemetery in Springvale, Melbourne, Australia.

1911 Census shown twice. First living with mother and also with aunt Rebecca Pike (Hall) at 104 Coborn Road, Bow. Married cousin Henry (Harry) Silkman.

After death of first husband sail on the 16th November 1928 with her two sons, together with a 18 year old nurse Miss P.S.Holdom and her mother and sister Sarah from Southampton on Union Castle line S.S. 'Kildonan Castle' bound for Cape Town, South Africa. Book a return to England on S.S 'Balmoral Castle' but disembark at the Island of Madeira on the 20th December 1928 with dying sister Sarah. Family arrive at Southampton on the S.S. 'Armadale Castle' on the 31st December 1928 with address given as 37 Elm's Avenue, Eastbourne.

Inheritance from Step Grandfather James Smith. 1929 living at 99 Woodlands, Golders Green, London NW11. Emigrate with son Joseph to Australia in 1963.

Sp. Henry SILKMAN (1892-1928) [78], son of Joseph SILKMAN (1866- ) [108] and Zipporah Sophia REES (1867- ) [107].

1910 USA census living with parents. Registered for WW1 in Boston on 5th June 1917 living at 170 Botolph Street, Boston working for Waitt & Bond, Columbia Ave, Boston as a Cigar Maker. Stated as Naturalized Citizen by his father. 5'10 tall, medium complexion, grey eyes & light brown hair. 1920 census again living with parents at 424 Bowdoin street, Boston. 1st July 1923 arrive at Liverpool on the 'Samaria' giving 27 Cannon Place, Brighton as visiting destination - (home of Aunt Rose Smith (Hall) ne Rees). Return to New York on the 'Tyrrhenia' from Southampton 6th September 1923. On 13th November 1923 traveled over from the USA on the 'Samaria' to Liverpool to marry cousin Rose Horton.(See Marriage Cert. & notes). On 6th May 1927 arrived at New York described as a 'Alien Veteran' from Southampton on the Cunard ship 'Aquitania' with wife and child Joseph with destination given as Los Angeles CA. Mrs A Reed at 24 Church Road, Hove UK given as their friend. Whilst he had no tickets to LA he had $10.000. Return with family to England via Liverpool on Cunard ship 'Laconia' arriving 20th June 1927. Arrival address given as 14 Tidbury Road, Hove, Sussex. On both outward and return journey accompanied by mother-in-law Rosetta Garwood and her daughter Sarah. Commited suicide age 35 at the time of the birth of his second son. Buried just behind Smith family plot at Marlow Road Jewish cemetery London.2

Sp. Morris ABRAHAMS (1899-1956) [600], son of Aaron ABRAHAMS (1858- ) [3093] and Hannah GARCIA (1867- ) [3097].

Note on Marriage to Rose HORTON: 1939 Register living at 13 Preston Street , Brighton, Sussex, England.

Sp. Albert James GARWOOD (1871-1942) [76], son of James GARWOOD (1848- ) [3278] and Elizabeth (1852- ) [3279].

1881 census living with parents and four siblings at 88, Ford Road, Bow, St Mary Stratford-Le-Bow, Poplar. 1939 Register living at 5 Kew Street, Brighton, Sussex.

Note on Marriage to Rosetta Alice HALL: No marriage information found. April 1915 couple living at 205 Malmesbury Road, Bow, London - birth of daughter Sarah.

1.2.2 Sarah (Sadie) Margaret GARWOOD (1915-1928) [81].

Born 28 Apr 1915, Bow, Poplar, London. 205 Malmesbury Road, Bow, London. Birth registered by father. Died 20 Dec 1928, Madeira,

Died on return Ship journey with mother from Cape Town at Madeira on board the Union Castle line 'Balmoral Castle' .Buried at Smith family plot East Ham Jewish cemetery London.

1.3 Benjamin 'Benny' HALL (1879-1960) [82].

Born 23 Dec 1879, Spitalfields, London. Marr Sarah ALLER 19 Nov 1900, St Phillips Church Bethnal Green London. V. 1c Page 410. Marr Rosetta SAYERS 1935, Jun Qtr, Bethnal Green, London. Died 14 Feb 1960, London. Buried 16 Feb 1960, Marlow Road Jewish Cemetery, East Ham, London. Buried in SMITH family plot: Section D, Row 29, Plot 10.

At one time managed three of the Smith owned registered Lodging Houses in Flower and Dean Street, Spitalfields. Served as a Private in the Royal Army Service Corps during WW1 enlisting at Whitechapel on the 24th June 1916. Service No. M/378340 joining No.1 Crystal Palace depot as a Motorman. Demobbed 2nd March 1919. Buried in Smith family plot, Jewish Cemetery, Marlow Road London with tributes from living children Tommy, Alfie, Jimmy, Rosie, Hannah & Doris.

At one time managed three of the Smith owned registered Lodging Houses in Flower and Dean Street, Spitalfields.3

Sp. Sarah ALLER (1880-1928) [83], dau. of Thomas ALLER ( - ) [643].

At marriage living at 89 Virginia Road.

Note on Marriage to Benjamin 'Benny' HALL: At marriage living at 7 Taplow Bldgs. 1901 census family living at 53 Wargrave Bldgs Bethnal Green, London. 1911 census, war record and in 1918 living at 47 Streatley Buildings, Mount Road, Bethnal Green.

1.3.1 Benjamin HALL (1900-1940) [191].

Born 1900, Bethnal Green, London. Marr Kate Victoria BARR 1920, Dec Qtr, Shoreditch, London. Died 8 May 1940, Hackney, London. Hackney Hospital. Cause: Pulmonary Tuberculosis.

Given 3 months imprisonment in 1921 for Assualting a plain cloths City Policeman in Holborn, London.3

Sp. Kate Victoria BARR (1901- ) [2757], dau. of Adam BARR (1863- ) [2762] and Caroline OLIVER (1865- ) [2763].

1901 census living with parents and five elder siblings at 130 Provost Street, Shoreditch. 1911 at 88 Brittania Street, Hoxton, Shoreditch, London.

Note on Marriage to Benjamin HALL: 1940 at Benjamin's death family living at 8 Newcombe House, Powell Road, Hackney, London.

Sp. Amelia Francis JONES4 (1905-1990) [2597].

Sp. (unknown).

1.3.2 Thomas 'Tommy' James HALL (1903-1979) [87].

Born 2 Mar 1903, Bethnal Green, London. Marr Ellen (Nelly) SMITH 5 May 1931, Shoreditch, London. Shoreditch Register Office. Died 1979, Dec Qtr, Poplar & Bethnal Green.

1939 Register living at 14 Teale Street Dwellings, Shoreditch, London stating married but no record of wife Ellen.

Sp. Ellen (Nelly) SMITH (1912- ) [199], dau. of Frederick SMITH ( - ) [3218].

Note on Marriage to Thomas 'Tommy' James HALL: Birth of son Brian living at 57 Henley Buildings, Old Nichol Street, London.

1.3.3 Alfred (Alfie) HALL (1905- ) [21].

Born 3 Jan 1905, Bethnal Green London. Died Germany after 1970's.

His sister Doris writes; "He stowed away on a ship once to America with his friend. They had to come out of hiding to get food. Were locked up down below. When the ship got to New York they were sent to Elis Island. He contacted a skin infection there. It was a place where immigrants were sent. He got away , and stowed away again on one of the largest ships at that time , the AQUITANIA From New York to Southampton. When the ship got near to shore he dived off and swam to shore to avoid being picked up. A police speed boat picked him up and took him to Bow Street jail . My Dad had to go to bail him out. He'd sent a message to Alfie to say ( come home mother very ill ) actually she had already died , but wanted to tell him in person. When my dad explained the situation to the Police they let Alfie go. It was in the newspaper. ( Plucky English Boy Dives Off The Aquitania To See Dying Mother )". Lived in Germany and married Mary a German girl. They had no children. Died in Germany.

Sp. Mary G (1905- ) [2768].

Note on Marriage to Alfred (Alfie) HALL: 1939 Register living at 21 Edred House , Hackney, London, England.

1.3.4 James (Jimmy) HALL (1907- ) [71].

Born 31 May 1907, Bethnal Green London. Marr Susan WILSON 1926, Dec Qtr, Holborn, London.

1939 Register living with a Lily S Hall at 5 Exeter House , Shoreditch, London, England.

Sp. Susan WILSON (1908- ) [2773].

1.3.5 Rose Hannah HALL (1910- ) [130].

Born 22 Oct 1910, Bethnal Green London. Marr Zalic 'Joe' HARRIS 1935, Mar Qtr, Stepney, London.

1939 Register living with two others (children?) and sharing flat with cousin Sarah Rubin (Pike) and her two children at flat 2, 27 North Street, Brighton, Sussex.

Sp. Zalic 'Joe' HARRIS ( -1973) [193].

1.3.6 John William HALL (1913- ) [2148].

Born 1 Apr 1913, Bethnal Green, London. Marr Annie WADEY 1939, Mar Qtr, Bethnal Green, London.

Not mentioned on father's memorial headstone. Died before 1960.

Sp. Annie WADEY ( - ) [2771].

1.3.7 Albert HALL (1914-1916) [2149].

Born 1914, Dec Qtr, Bethnal Green, London. Died 1916, Mar Qtr, Bethnal Green, London.

1.3.8 Hannah Sarah V HALL (1920-1993) [2150].

Born 19 Nov 1920, Bethnal Green, London. Marr Harry Demetre T HARDY 1973, Mar Qtr, Hailsham, East Sussex. Died Dec 1993, Brighton, East Sussex. Brighton Hospital. Cause: Renal failure.

Sp. Harry Demetre T HARDY (1905-1998) [2816].

Previously married & divorced.

1.3.9 Doris Alma Katherine HALL [85].

Sp. Frank E WOODS (1920-1991) [2753].

Sp. George Joel SHAW ( - ) [2783].

Sp. Rosetta SAYERS (1897- ) [2794].

Note on Marriage to Benjamin 'Benny' HALL: 1939 Register living at 38 Red Church Street , Bethnal Green, London, England.

1.4 Rose (Rosa) Annie HALL (1885-1927) [84].

Born 1885, Jun Qtr, Bethnal Green, London. Marr Henry Arthur Stanley BROWN 14 Sep 1901, Hackney, London. Marr Hyman GOLDFINE 1922, Hackney, London. Parish Church of St Michael & All Angels. Established Church. Died 7 Jul 1927, London. Buried 10 Jul 1927, Jewish cemetery, Marlow Road, East Ham. London. Buried in Section D Row 28 plot 8 (family plot).

Age 15 1901 census living with married sister Rebecca at 43 St Dunstans Road Mil e End London. 1911 census living at 11 St Peters Road, Mile End Old Town with daughter Rose and boarder Hyman Goldfine (misprinted as Godfrey). Details state 5 children born with 1 child having died.Other family recollection is that two other children were born,- a Jimmy and Bert, - but there is no record of this.

Sp. Henry Arthur Stanley BROWN (1879-1922) [89], son of Henry (Harry) James BROWN (1854- ) [1807] and Emily Susan ROLT (1857- ) [1808].

1901 census living as 'Harry' with parents and siblings at 272a Cambridge Road, Bethnal Green.

Note on Marriage to Rose (Rosa) Annie HALL: Address at marriage of Bride & Groom 38 Mare Street, Hackney. Rose's age at marriage given as 18. 1909 (birth of dau Alice) living at 111 Cambridge Road, Bethnal Green, London.

1.4.1 Albert Edward BROWN (1903-1906) [3194].

Born 1903, Sep Qtr, Mile End Old Town, London. Died 1906, Dec Qtr, Stepney London.

1.4.2 Rose Sarah BROWN (1905-1960) [93].

Born 25 Jun 1905, Sep Qtr, Mile End Old Town, London. Stepney. Died 25 Jul 1960, Hackney, London.

Lived with Step father Hymie (Raffles)Goldfine after mothers death. 1939 Register iving with half sister Rebecca Goldfine at 37 Totland Road , Brighton. Buried in Smith family plot at East Ham Jewish cemetery, London.

1.4.3 Sarah 'Sadie' BROWN (1907- ) [92].

Born 10 Mar 1907, Jun Qtr, Shoreditch, London. Marr Morris 'Richard' SOLOMONS (SETON) 1929, Dec Qtr, Stepney London.

Sp. Morris 'Richard' SOLOMONS (SETON) (1903- ) [98], son of ? SOLOMONS ( - ) [606].

Note on Marriage to Sarah 'Sadie' BROWN: 1911 census living as 'inmate' with 15 other school children at 64 Antill Road Bow E, Mile End Old Town, London. 1939 Register living at 30A Quantock House, Hackney, London, England. later move to USA.

1.4.4 Alice BROWN (1909-1909) [3359].

Born 16 Jan 1909, Bethnal Green London.5 111 Cambridge Road. Birth registered by father. Died 1909, Mar Qtr, Bethnal Green London.

Sp. Hyman GOLDFINE (1886-1975) [90], son of Lewis GOLDFINE (1859- ) [545] and Kate ? (1866- ) [624].

1911 census living as 'boarder' with future wife Rose at 11 St Peter's Road Stepney.

Note on Marriage to Rose (Rosa) Annie HALL: 1925 living at 14 St Peters Road, Mile End. (From will of James Smith). 1939 Register living at 14 Cephas Avenue, Stepney, London, England.

1.4.5 Benjamin GOLDFINE (1913-1922) [96].

Born 1913, Dec Qtr, Mile End, London. Died 1922, Mar Qtr, Mile End Old Town, London.

Died apx age 3 of Infantile paralasis.

1.4.6 Rebecca "Betty" GOLDFINE (1916- ) [97].

Born 27 Jun 1916, Sep Qtr, Mile End, London. Marr Ian B P GRAY 1939, Sep Qtr, Essex.

1939 Register iving with half sister Rose Brown at 37 Totland Road, Brighton, Sussex. With London address given as 14 Fairyland Court, Fairlop Road. Leytonstone and after divorce from husband Ian,sail to Amerca from Southampton on the 22nd May 1954 on ship SS 'Liberte' bound for New York.

Sp. Ian B P GRAY ( - ) [2817].


1"File (merged): C:\Documents and Settings\Brian Whipp\My Documents\RHODES & WISEMAN Family.GED".
2"Linda KELLY" (6th October 2009). Cit. Date: "6th October 2009".
3Raphael Samuel, "East End Underworld".
4William WOODWARD, "Memories of William WOODWARD".
5"GRO Birth Certificate".