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Edward Hansell

Old Carthusians AFC




  Walter Edward Hansell
Birth Thursday, 15 November 1860 at Norwich, Norfolk [registered in Norwich, December 1860]
Baptism Thursday, 13 December 1860 at St. George-Tombland, Norfolk [registered in Norwich, December 1860]

According to the 1861 census, Walter E. is a son to Peter Edward and Emily. His father is a solicitor. Emily and her four month-old son are visiting Isabella Nichols on Tottenham Lane in Hornsey.


According to the 1871 census, Walter E. is a pupil in Aldeburgh.


According to the 1881 census, Walter E. is at home, the oldest of three sons, with his parents at Holly Lodge, Yarmouth Road in Thorpe (next to Norwich), along with three servants.


According to the 1891 census, Walter E., now himself a solicitor, is visiting the home of George Walls, at Newstead House, 6 Beach Row in Cromer.


According to the 1901 census, Walter E., still a solicitor, is back at home with his parents and servants at Wirscham House in Wroxham.


According to the 1911 census, Walter E., still a solicitor, is a visitor at Brandon Park, Brandon in Suffolk.

Death Wednesday, 25 May 1938 at Heigham Hall, Norwich, aged 77 years 191 days [registered in Norwich, June 1938]
Probate "HANSELL Walter Edward of Peggs Close Sheringham Norfolk died 25 May 1938 at Heigham Hall Norwich Probate Norwich 3 October to Edward Morgan Hansell and John Baseley Hales solicitors.
Effects £9144 7s." [2019 equivalent: £620,105]


Playing Career

Club(s) Played for Old Carthusians AFC and Wanderers FC. Also turned out for Thorpe FC and represented Norfolk.
Club honours not known
Height/Weight not known

England Career

Position(s) not known
Distinctions None

Beyond England


The Numbers
parties reserve
1 1

Match History

 Club: Old Carthusians A.F.C. - no full appearances

F.A. Committee (Charles Alcock) - no full appearancesx

Age nk
14 18 February 1882 - Ireland 0 England 13, Knock Ground, Belfast Fr HW reserve