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Wallace Hartley

Wallace Hartley

J. Leedy (View posts)
Posted: 21 Jun 1999 9:23AM GMT
Looking for info on Wallace Hartley, band leader aboard the Titanic. Any info is greatly appreciated.

Re: Wallace Hartley

Jenn Medeiros (View posts)
Posted: 24 Nov 2006 4:58AM GMT
Classification: Query
he lived in :
Harrogate
Bridlington
Leeds
Huddersfield
(born in) Clone
Dewsbury(last lived before he died)


his family and iancee' includes:
Wallace Henry Hartley 1878 - 1912
Mother: Elizabeth (Foulds) Hartley died: 1927
Father: Albion Hartley Died:1934
Brother: Uhgtred Harold Hartley 1885 - 1887
Brother: Conrad Robert Hartley 1889 - 1891
sister: Elizabeth Hartley 1887
sister: Mary Ellen Hartley 1876?
uncle: John Rushton
uncle: Henry Hartley
aunt: Martha Hartley
Aunt: Ellen Hartley
Aunt: Margaret Hartley
Grandmother: Mary Hartley
Fiancee' : Maria Robinson Died:1939 w/ sister @ her bedside.

Wally's parents married in september 1874. Albion 24 and Elizabeth (mom) 23 @ the time of thier marrage.
it is known that his brothers died @ an eraly age. Mary Ellen was born first, then Wally then Uhgtred, then Elizabeth, then Conrad. wallace was going to marry Maria when he got back from the titanic voyage but sadly died she never married. wallace along with his parents ,brothers were buried together. wallace was not even in his young manhood(teenage years) when he first learned the violin @ the George Street Wesleyan School in Colne. Led a few orchestras here and there was a part of:
Huddersfield Philharmonic Orchestra
Briddlington Municipal Orchestra
and a Harrogate Orchestra

Playing in an orchestra @ Collinson's Cafe in Leeds. Possibly where he met Maria. Wallace Was also member of the Carl Rosa Opera Company.joined White Star LIne in 1912, and Perviously worked on the Cunard Liners Mouretania and Lusitania
and possibly the carpathia. Wallace was a bank clerk @ Barclay's Bank/ Craven and Union Bank, while in bridlington and Harrogeate/ Huddersfield.
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