William Davis1

#1129, (9 October 1806-December 1837)
ChartsThe Lanes from Chelsfield
The Streatfields from Farningham
Birth*9 OCT 1806 William Davis was born on 9 OCT 1806 at Newington, Surrey, England.2 
Marriage*16 FEB 1823 He married Sophia Lane, daughter of James Lane and Dinah Streatfield, on 16 FEB 1823 at St Mary's Church, Newington, London, England.3 
Death*DEC 1837 William Davis died in DEC 1837 at Newington, Surrey, aged 31.4 
Occupation* The occupation of William Davis was 'Carpenter.5


Sophia Lane b. Jan 1802, d. Apr 1849
Last Edited22 Oct 2018


  1. [S29] Email from, Peter Lindley quoting London & Metropolitan Archives X14/112 page 15.
  2. [S2] Book inscriptions, In back flyleaf of book "The Poetical Piece-Book" 5 edition; author n/k.
  3. [S69] England & Wales Marriages 1538-1940, marriage; William Davis & Sophia Lane, witness Mary Davis; St Mary, Newington, no 45. p 15, fhl 307696, & M055631.
  4. [S17] BMD indices, death, Wandsworth, Surrey, Oct-Dec 1837, vol 4 400.
  5. [S48] Parish Register, on entry of marriage of dau. Harriet to Joseph Bysouth, Southwark.
  6. [S2] Book inscriptions.
  7. [S2] Book inscriptions, Written in book of William Davis.'
  8. [S25] Extracted from the 1841 census, age 8, with Thomas.
  9. [S26] Extracted from the 1851 census, with Emma Wansbury.
  10. [S26] Extracted from the 1851 census, age 14 at census.
@ Michael Jefferies, 2016