William James Sherwood1

#3638, (1833-December 1861)
ChartsThe Galtons of Poole
Birth*1833 William James Sherwood was born in 1833 at Kinson, Dorset, England.1 
Baptism25 DEC 1833 He was baptized on 25 DEC 1833 at Kinson Chapel, Great Canford, Dorset, England.2 
Marriage*2 AUG 1851 He married Martha Maria Galton, daughter of Henry Galton and Elizabeth Cobell, on 2 AUG 1851 at St Mary's Church, Longfleet, Poole, Dorset, England.3,4 
Death*DEC 1861 William James Sherwood died in DEC 1861 at Poole, Dorset, England.5,6 
Burial*27 DEC 1861 He was buried on 27 DEC 1861 at St James' Church, Poole, Dorset, England.6 
Residence*30 MAR 1841 He lived at Poole Union Workhouse, Poole, Dorset, England.7 
Employment*30 MAR 1861 He was employed as Seaman, merchant service.8 
Residence*30 MAR 1861 He and Martha Maria Galton lived at Thames Street, Poole, Dorset, England, together with William Edward Sherwood, Ellen Eliza Sherwood and Mary Elizabeth Sherwood.8 

Family

Martha Maria Galton b. 1832, d. 24 Dec 1912
Marriage*2 AUG 1851 William James Sherwood married Martha Maria Galton, daughter of Henry Galton and Elizabeth Cobell, on 2 AUG 1851 at Longfleet, Poole, Dorset.3,4 
Children
Last Edited23 Dec 2016

Citations

  1. [S48] Parish Register, bapt. William James Sherwood, father Charles, mother Mary; Great Canford, Dorset.
  2. [S48] Parish Register, bapt. William James Sherwood, father Charles, mother Mary; Great Canford, Dorset. no. 386.
  3. [S17] BMD indices, marriage, Martha Maria Galton & William Sherwood, Poole, Dorset, Jul-Sep 1851, vol 8 133.
  4. [S48] Parish Register, marriage, Martha Maria Galton, 20, father Henry, captain of vessel; & William Sherwood,19, father Charles, sailor; Longfleet, Poole. no. 103, p 52.
  5. [S17] BMD indices, death, Poole, Dorset, Oct-Dec 1861, vol 5a 172.
  6. [S48] Parish Register, burial, age 30. William Sherwood St James, Poole, no. 1410.
  7. [S25] Extracted from the 1841 census, age 8. with mother Mary.
  8. [S44] Extracted from the 1861 census.
  9. [S44] Extracted from the 1861 census, age & birthplace.
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