Cecilia Wanless

Cecilia Wanless

Female 1813 - 1820  (7 years)

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  • Name Cecilia Wanless 
    Born 15 Apr 1813  Gateshead, Durham, England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Christened 9 May 1813  Gateshead, Durham, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Gender Female 
    Died 11 Jul 1820  Gateshead, Durham, England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Buried 13 Jul 1820  Gateshead, Durham, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Death Notice 15 Jul 1820  Gateshead, Durham, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    • Durham County Advertiser, Sat, 15 Jul 1820
      On Tuesday evening, Cecilia Wanlass, a little girl about [missing] years of age, daughter of Henry Wanlass of Gateshead, sur--or, unfortunately fell into the river Tyne from some steps leading out of Hillgate, and was drowned. Verdict, on the coroner's inquisition, accidental death.
      [the edge of the newspaper is rolled into the spine of the binding so the age is invisible]
    Person ID I1167  31: Ralph Wanless of Kirk Merrington, Co. Durham
    Last Modified 18 Feb 2015 

    Father Henry Wanless,   b. 1780, Kirk Merrington, Co. Durham, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Est 1859, Gateshead, Durham, England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 79 years) 
    Mother Catherine Donkin,   b. Est 1785-1787, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Est 1845, Gateshead, Durham, England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 58 years) 
    Married 12 Feb 1805  Christ Church, Tynemouth, Northumberland, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Family ID F363  Group Sheet

  • Sources 
    1. [S6] Parish register.
      born 15 Apr, chr 9 May 1813, Cecilia, to Henry Wanlass, servant, and Catherine Donkin, Gateshead

    2. [S6] Parish register, Gateshead St. Mary (Reliability: 3).
      13 Jul 1820 Cecilia Wanlass, of Gateshead, age: 7

    3. [S29] Newspaper, BritishNewspaperArchive.com (Reliability: 3).

    4. [S11] British Isles Vital Records Index (LDS), 2nd edition.