Whatever Happened to Heinrich (Henry) Wolf?


What Do We Know of the Wolfs?

Precious little actually!

My late mother, who was adopted as a baby by Joe Henry and Emily Clegg, must have at some point found out, presumably from the Cleggs, that her birth parents were Amy Alice Oakham and ErnstWolf. She was also told that he was a musician and was Austrian  (she wrote this information in her third born child’s ‘baby book’). My mother’s old school, Polam Hall in Darlington, gives her date of birth as 2nd February 1919, which matches the birth record and baptismal record of one Rose Amy Wolf. However, rather than Ernst, the few scant documents I have unearthed name him as Henry Wolf.

Here are copies of the supporting documents so far:



She knew of her birth parents by the time of her first marriage to Peter Grant as the…

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