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Record #2813
Name :
: Agnes Kathleen Mary LANE (1888 - )

BMD and other details
Date of Birth
: 26 Apr 1888

Marriage (1)
Marriage (2)

Date of Death
Abode (1) : Place of BirthEngland, Middlesex, East London

Custom House
Abode (2) : Place of Death / Burial
Sailing Information
Date of Arrival
: 9 Oct 1904
: Canada

: Southwark

Placement Family
Homes / Agencys
Institution (GB)

: Barnardos
NotesA birth registration was found for Agnes Kathleen M Lane: Year of Registration: 1888; Quarter of Registration: Jul-Aug-Sep; District: West Ham; County: Essex, Greater London; Volume: 4a; Page: 71. (Parents: William James Lane (died in 1891 and was buried in West Ham Cemetery) and Sarah Agnes Mary Martha Woodcock.

Agnes was admitted to Barnardo's on September 13, 1894, aged 6 years 4 months, together with her sister, Lily Mary Lane. Agnes and Lily were said to be tall for their age, were fairly intelligent and were well-behaved. Mother, Sarah Agnes Mary Martha (Woodcock) Lane, was living at 334 Queen's Road, Plaistow, England. One brother, Edward James Lane. aged 8 years, was residing in Children's Infirmary at Plaistow with a diseased knee joint awaiting an operation. Her maternal grandparents were David W. Corti Woodcock and Sarah Woodcock. Paternal uncle: John Lane; Maternal Uncles: Corti Cameron Woodcock, Douglas Walter Woodcock, Claude F. E Woodcock. Paternal Aunt: Elizabeth North, Matailda Crouch, Mrs. Gerrard, and Ada Cortina Woodcock.

Agnes Lane and her sister, Lily, arrived in Quebec on October 9, 1904. She was picked up on October 12, 1904 from the station in Caledonia, Ontario. On April 12, 1905, Agnes changed situations to Dundas, Ontario, and on October 12, 1906, left to go to Hamilton, Ontario, and on December 6, 1906, was reported to be married to Wilfrid Davis of Hamilton,. On September 30, 1907, her sister, Lily, wrote and told of Agnes being married and having had a nice little baby boy.

On October 13, 1906, at St. Peters Home, Wentworth, Hamilton, Ontario, Canada, a marriage was registered between Agnes Lane, 18, born in England to Edward Lane and Agnes Woodcock; and Wilfred Davis, 23, machinist, born in England to Jack Davis and Eva Grieves. Lily Lane was a witness to the marriage.

On February 10, 1908, their mother, Mrs. Lane, 29 Crestbury Road, Katherine Road, Forest Gate East, wrote enquiring about girls saying she had some news of importance for them, asked for addresses and photos, and said she had some relatives in Canada who will look them up.

Wilfred and Agnes Lane Davis had at least 3 children: Charles Gordon Davis, born October 23, 1906; Dora Lillian Davis, born June 24, 1908 (who died on November 30, 1908, of indigestion and inflammation of the brain, at the age of 5 months); and Lillian Kathleen Davis, born October 26, 1909. 
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Last Updated : 2009-01-24 15:53:49 /

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IDNameDOBPlace of birthArrivals & ShipsDest.AgencyFamily links
19857 LANE, Frederick Stanley1889ENG,     May 1907 : Empress of Britain CAN Fegan Homes for Boys  
2813 LANE, Agnes Kathleen Mary1888ENG, MDX, East London Oct 1904 : Southwark CAN Barnardos  
16442 LANE, Albert Edward Nelson1903ENG, MDX, Staines Sep 1921 : Minnedosa CAN Barnardos  
14375 LANE, Cecilia1897ENG,     Jul 1911 : Sicilian CAN Barnardos  
6736 LANE, Charles 1913ENG,    , Hemel Hempstead Mar 1927 : Montrose CAN National Childrens Home  
2751 LANE, Christina Susannah (Susan)1873ENG, DOR, Sturminster-Newton Jun 1888 : Sarmatian CAN Waifs & Strays  
19026 LANE, Elizabeth1900ENG,     Sep 1912 : Sicilian CAN Barnardos  
21324 LANE, Emily K1899ENG,     Jun 1913 : Corinthian CAN Barnardos  
19848 LANE, Ernest1893ENG,     May 1907 : Empress of Britain CAN Fegan Homes for Boys  
20576 LANE, Ernest Edward1890 Apr 1905 : Kensington CAN Barnardos  
6461 LANE, George Joseph1898ENG,     Oct 1908 : Dominion CAN Barnardos  
27431 LANE, Henry1857 Aug 1872 : Sarmatian CAN Macpherson Homes  
22873 LANE, Herbert1894ENG,     Apr 1904 : Kensington CAN Fegan Homes for Boys  
4962 LANE, James 1911ENG, WAR, Birmingham Aug 1925 : Montnairn CAN Catholic Emigration Association  
26939 LANE, Joyce  Aug 1939 : Strathnaver AUS Fairbridge Homes  
4357 LANE, Lily May1893ENG,     Oct 1904 : Southwark CAN Barnardos  
10747 LANE, Mary Ann1868ENG,     Sep 1880 : Moravian CAN Maria Rye  
27613 LANE, Reginald1901ENG, GLS, Gloucester Jun 1912 : Tunisian CAN Dr Barnardo   
9008 LANE, Rose 1901ENG,     Jul 1909 : Sicilian CAN Barnardos  
21386 LANE, Rose M1901ENG,     Jun 1913 : Corinthian CAN Barnardos  
22939 LANE, Sidney A.1892ENG,     Apr 1904 : Kensington CAN Fegan Homes for Boys  
26229 LANE, Thomas1893ENG,     Mar 1903 : Canada CAN Barnardos  
6600 LANE, William Albert1899ENG,     Oct 1908 : Dominion CAN Barnardos  
5553 RAMSBOTTOM, Jack 1919ENG, KEN, Thanet May 1933 : Otranto AUS Fairbridge Homes