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William Williscroft

William Williscroft

Male 1828 - 1911  (83 years)

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  • Name William Williscroft  [1
    Born 1828  Colton, Staffordshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Christened 7 Jun 1829  Colton, Staffordshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Gender Male 
    Residence 30 Mar 1851  Armitage, Staffordshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    • William was a labourer
    Occupation 25 Jun 1854  Armitage, Staffordshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    • William was a servant when he married
    Residence 7 Apr 1861  9 Vine Street, Bilston, Staffordshire Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    • a gardener boarding with the Wright family gives status as unmarried
    Occupation 3 Apr 1881  Kettlebrook, Warwickshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
    • domestic gardener
    Newspaper 9 Jul 1881  Kettlebrook, Warwickshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [8
    • injured in accident when attempting to extinguish a fire on the Glascote sidings. Reported in newspaper this day.
    Gravestone Glascote Cemetery, Glascote, Tamworth, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [9
    • In Loving Memory of|Sarah|Wife of|W. Williscroft|of Kettlebrook|November 20th 1893|aged 62|Also of|William Williscroft|January 11th 1911|aged 82
    Occupation 20 Nov 1893  Kettlebrook, Warwickshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [10
    • Lodge keeper for Messrs Fisher and Co. at the time of Sarah’s death.
    Residence 30 Mar 1901  Kettlebrook Lodge, Kettlebrook, Warwickshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [11
    Occupation 1871-1911  Kettlebrook, Warwickshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [12, 13, 14, 15
    • domestic gardener
    Died 11 Jan 1911  Kettlebrook, Warwickshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [16, 17, 18, 19
    Buried 15 Jan 1911  Glascote Cemetery, Glascote, Tamworth, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [20
    Probate 7 Feb 1911  Probate Registry, London, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [19
    • Probate granted to Frank Williscroft, carter
    Person ID I328  Williscroft | The descendants of Richard Williscroft and Sara Tooth
    Last Modified 4 Dec 2017 

    Father Thomas Williscroft,   b. 1806, Colton, Staffordshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aug 1892, Armitage, Staffordshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 86 years) 
    Mother Elizabeth Kirkland,   b. 1807, Colwich, Staffordshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Jun 1867, Armitage, Staffordshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 60 years) 
    Married 14 Feb 1828  Mavesyn Ridware, Staffordshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F1033  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Sarah Belefield,   b. 1834, Whittington, Staffordshire Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 20 Nov 1893, Kettlebrook, Warwickshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 59 years) 
    Married 26 Jun 1854  St Giles, Whittington, Staffordshire Find all individuals with events at this location  [5, 21, 22
    Residence 7 Apr 1861  Kettlebrook, Warwickshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [23
    Residence 2 Apr 1871  Fishers Lodge, Kettlebrook, Warwickshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [24
    Residence 3 Apr 1881  Kettlebrook Lodge, Kettlebrook, Warwickshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
    Residence 7 Apr 1891  Fishers Lodge, Kettlebrook, Warwickshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [25
    Children 
    +1. John Williscroft,   b. 1855, Brereton, Staffordshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 8 Jun 1914, Tamworth, Staffordshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 59 years)
    +2. George Williscroft,   b. 10 Feb 1857, Brereton, Staffordshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 2 Oct 1936, 9 Bamford Street, Glascote, Warwickshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 79 years)
    +3. Mary Williscroft,   b. 1859, Bereton, Staffordshire Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1925, Tamworth, Staffordshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 66 years)
    +4. William Williscroft,   b. 17 Jul 1861, Kettlebrook, Warwickshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1 Apr 1940, The General Hospital, Tamworth, Staffordshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 78 years)
    +5. Thomas Williscroft,   b. 16 Jul 1863, Kettlebrook, Warwickshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 14 May 1939, The General Hospital, Tamworth, Staffordshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 75 years)
    +6. Arthur Williscroft,   b. 1866, Kettlebrook, Warwickshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1 Aug 1933, The General Hospital, Tamworth, Staffordshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 67 years)
    +7. Harry Williscroft,   b. 10 Jun 1868, Kettlebrook, Warwickshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1953, Lichfield, Staffordshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 84 years)
    +8. Herbert Williscroft,   b. 5 May 1870, Kettlebrook, Warwickshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 5 May 1944, 10 Thomas Street, Glascote, Warwickshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 74 years)
    +9. Jesse Williscroft,   b. 1872, Kettlebrook, Warwickshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aft 1940  (Age > 69 years)
    +10. Fred Williscroft,   b. 5 Feb 1875, Kettlebrook, Warwickshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 9 Aug 1952, Melrose Park Hospital, New Westminster, British Columbia, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 77 years)
    +11. Frank Williscroft,   b. 10 Mar 1877, Kettlebrook, Warwickshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1954, Fazeley, Staffordshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 76 years)
    Last Modified 25 Dec 2017 
    Family ID F1625  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 1828 - Colton, Staffordshire, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsChristened - 7 Jun 1829 - Colton, Staffordshire, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 30 Mar 1851 - Armitage, Staffordshire, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - 25 Jun 1854 - Armitage, Staffordshire, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 7 Apr 1861 - 9 Vine Street, Bilston, Staffordshire Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 7 Apr 1861 - Kettlebrook, Warwickshire, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - 3 Apr 1881 - Kettlebrook, Warwickshire, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsNewspaper - 9 Jul 1881 - Kettlebrook, Warwickshire, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - 20 Nov 1893 - Kettlebrook, Warwickshire, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - 1871-1911 - Kettlebrook, Warwickshire, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 11 Jan 1911 - Kettlebrook, Warwickshire, England Link to Google Earth
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  • Sources 
    1. [S3] 1881 England Census, Ancestry.com and The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, ((Database online)Ancestry.com Operations Inc., Provo, UT, USA), Kettlebrook.

    2. [S14] 1851 England Census , ([database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations Inc, 2005.), Colton.

    3. [S6] Colton Parish Records, (Period, 1647- 1987).

    4. [S14] 1851 England Census , ([database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations Inc, 2005.), HO107/2015 /2a/211/23/94.

    5. [S9] Staffordshire Parish Records, ( Stafford Record Office, Eastgate Street, Stafford, Staffordshire, ST16 2LZ, England).

    6. [S18] 1861 England Census, ([database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations Inc, 2005), RG9/2007 /16 /19/ 9 /43.

    7. [S3] 1881 England Census, Ancestry.com and The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, ((Database online)Ancestry.com Operations Inc., Provo, UT, USA), RG11; Piece: 2770; Folio: 38; Page: 24; GSU roll: 1341663.

    8. [S12] Newspaper Article, Tamworth Herald - Saturday 9 July 1881.

    9. [S33] Monumental Inscription.

    10. [S12] Newspaper Article, Tamworth Herald-Saturday 25 November 1893.

    11. [S21] 1901 England Census, ([database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations Inc, 2005.), Piece RG13-2652 /368/5610.

    12. [S5] 1871 England Census, ([database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations Inc, 2004.).

    13. [S20] 1891 England Census, ([database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations Inc, 2005).

    14. [S21] 1901 England Census, ([database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations Inc, 2005.).

    15. [S3] 1881 England Census, Ancestry.com and The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, ((Database online)Ancestry.com Operations Inc., Provo, UT, USA).

    16. [S33] Monumental Inscription, Glascote Cemetry.

    17. [S12] Newspaper Article, Tamworth Herald-Saturday 14 January 1911.

    18. [S432] England & Wales, Death Index, 1837- 2007, (General Register Office, Southport, England), aged 82|Tamworth Mar 1911 6b 276.

    19. [S39] National Probate Calendar (Index of Wills and Administrations), 1858-1998, ([database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations Inc, 2010.).

    20. [S23] The decendants of Thomas Williscroft and Elizabeth Kirkland, (22 Jun 1997).

    21. [S615] Staffordshire Birth Deaths & Marriages, Whittington, St Giles Newcastle-Under-Lyme 26PL/1/103.

    22. [S364] Staffordshire banns, (findmypast.co.uk).

    23. [S18] 1861 England Census, ([database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations Inc, 2005), RG9/1970 Registration district: Tamworth Sub-registration district: Fazeley ED, institution, or vessel: 2 Folio: 23 Page: 9 Household schedule number: 55.

    24. [S5] 1871 England Census, ([database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations Inc, 2004.), RG10/2911/2/34/21/113.

    25. [S20] 1891 England Census, ([database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations Inc, 2005), RG12/2210/2/31/14.