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Folk Biography Information

Folk Biography Information

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NameKing, William
Date of Birth1843
Location/CommunityHighworth
NotesBirth / baptism
No trace.
Castle Eaton, Wiltshire, 29 October, 1843, parents Joseph and Sophia [AB]
Castle Eaton, Wiltshire, c. 1844 [Census 1901]

Marriage
Gloucestershire, Malmesbury, 1864, Oct, Nov, Dec, Vol. 5a, p. 79, William King married Rosanna Sparrow;
Hankerton, 28 November, 1864 – (21) made mark Hankerton [2050/18] to ‘Rose Hannah’ Sparrow (24) signed

Death / burial
Wiltshire, Swindon, 1930, Apr, May, Jun, Vol. 5a, p 7, age, 86;
Highworth, 23 May, 1930 aged 86 (Highworth 1818/6) [AB]

Williams / others notes
Not literate, nephew of Thomas King [AB]
Census InformationCensus 1911
Place of birth, Castle Eaton, Wiltshire, c. 1844, age, 67; address, Inglesham, Lechlade, Gloucestershire [Wiltshire]; occupation, agricultural labourer; living with, wife, Rose Hannah, age, 71; place of birth, Hankerton, Wiltshire; son Frederick, age, 33; place of birth, Inglesham; occupation, agricultural labourer; single.

Census 1901
Place of birth, Castle Eaton, Wiltshire; c. 1844; Age, 57; address, in village, Hannington, Wiltshire; occupation, cattleman on farm; living with, wife, Rosa H., age, 58; place of birth, Hankerton, Wiltshire; son, Frederick, age, 23; place of birth, Inglesham, Wiltshire; occupation, cattleman on farm; daughter, Martha A., age, 21, place of birth, Buscot, Berkshire; gand daughter, Elsie, age, 11; place of birth, Buscot.

Census 1891
Place of birth, Castle, Eaton, Wiltshire; c. 1844; Age, 47; address, ?, Eaton Hastings, Berkshire; occupation, agricultural labourer; living with wife, Rose H., age, 49; place of birth, Hankerton, Wiltshire; occupation, agricultural labourer; daughter, Mary S., age, 25; occupation, general servant, domestic; place of birth, Hankerton; son,Henry, age, 20; place of birth, Castle Eaton; occupation, agricultural labourer; son, Charles, age, 18; place of birth, Castle Eaton, Wiltshire; occupation, agricultural labourer; daughter, Emily, age, 16; place of birth, Castle Eaton; son, Frederick, age, 13; place of birth, Inglesham, Wiltshire; occupation, plough boy; daughter, Martha A., age, 11; place of birth, Buscot, Berkshire; grand daughter, Elsie, age, 1; place of birth, Buscot. Also, Dennis Loveridge, age, 21; place of birth, Reading, Berkshire, age, 21; occupation, agricultural labourer, horse carter.

Census 1881
Place of birth, Castle Eaton, Wiltshire; c. 1844; Age, 37; address, Snowswick, Buscot, Berkshire; occupation, agricultural labourer; living with, wife, Rosannah, age, 39; place of birth, Hankerton, Wiltshire; occupation, agricultural labourer; daughter, Sarah, age, 13; place of birth, Castle Eaton; son, Henry, age, 10; place of birth, Lushill [?], Wiltshire; scholar; son, Charles, age, 8, place of birth, Lushill; scholar; daughter, Emily, age, 6; place of birth, Lushill; son, Frederick, age, 3; place of birth, Inglesham, Wiltshire; daughter, Martha A., age, 1; place of birth, Buscot.

Census 1871
Place of birth, Castle Eaton, Wiltshire; c. 1844; Age, 27; address, ? Road, Castle Eaton; occupation, agricultural labourer; living with, wife, Raseannah [Rosannah], age, 29; place of birth, Hankerton, Wiltshire; son, William Spardaw [Sparrow?], age, 12; place of birth, Hankerton; occupation, agricultural labourer; daughter, Mary S., age, 5; place of birth, Hankerton; daughter, Sarah, age, 3; place of birth, Castle Eaton; son, Henry, age, 9 months, place of birth, Castle Eaton.

Census 1861
Place of birth, Castle Eaton, Wiltshire; c. 1844; Age, 17; address, in village, Castle Eaton; occupation, agricultural labourer; living with, father, age, 39, place of birth, Castle Eaton; occupation, agricultural labourer; mother, Sarah, age, 44; place of birth, Blunsdon; brother, Henry, age, 15; occupation, agricultural labourer; brother, Charles, age, 13; scholar; brother, Frederick, age, 11; scholar; place of birth all siblings, Castle Eaton. Also, lodger, Richard Bowles, age, 77; place of birth, Castle Eaton, occupation, agricultural labourer; widower.

Census 1851
Listed as William Thong. Place of birth, Castle Eaton, Wiltshire; c. 1844; Age, 7; address, in village, Castle Eaton; scholar; living with father, Joseph, age, 33; place of birth, Castle Eaton, occupation, agricultural labourer; mother, Sophia, age, 37; place of birth, Castle Eaton; occupation, agricultural labourer; son, Hennrey [Henry], age, 9; scholar; son, Charles, age, 4; scholar; son, Frederick, age, 11 months; place of birth all siblings, Castle Eaton.
Thesis


NameKing, William
Date of Birth1852
Location/CommunityPurton
NotesBirth / baptism
Wiltshire, Cricklade, 1852, Jan, Feb, Mar, Vol. 5a, p. 29, William James Smith King.

Marriage
Wiltshire, Devizes, 1875, Jul, Aug, Sep, Vol. 5a, p. 157, William King married Ann Amelia Ferris.

Death / burial
Wiltshire, Cricklade, 1930, Jul, Aug, Sep, Vol. 5a, p 48, age, 82; Listed as William J King;
Census InformationCensus 1911
Listed as William James Smith King. Place of birth, Purton, Wiltshire, c. 1852, age, 59; address, Pavenhill, Purton; occupation, carpenter; living with, wife, Ann, age, 56; place of birth, Purton; daughter, Maud Alice, age, 20; daughter, Florence, age, 18; place of birth both siblings, Purton; grandson, Sidney William Ockwell, age, 11 months, place of birth, Purton.

Census 1901
Place of birth, Purton, Wiltshire; c. 1852; Age, 49; address, Square, Purton; occupation, carpenter; living with, wife, Ann, age, 46, place of birth, Purton; daughter, Fanny, age, 18; occupation, dress maker; daughter, Ada, age, 14; daughter, Maud, age, 10; daughter, Florence, age, 8; place of birth all siblings, Purton.

Census 1891
Place of birth, Purton, Wiltshire; c. 1852; Age, 39; address, Square, Purton; occupation, carpenter; living with, wife, Elizabeth Ann, age, 37; place of birth, Purton; daughter, Fanny Maria, age, 8; daughter, Edith Ann, age, 4; daughter, Elizabeth Kate, age, 3; daughter, Alice Maud, age, 11 months; place of birth all siblings, Purton.

Census 1881
Place of birth, Purton, Wiltshire; c. 1852; Age, 29; address, ?, Purton; occupation, labourer at sawing; living with, wife, Elizabeth, age, 26; place of birth, Purton.

Census 1871
No trace.

Census 1861
No trace.
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