#7359, (11 February 1878-23 April 1974)
|Birth*||11 FEB 1878 ||William Davis was born on 11 FEB 1878 at Bucklebury, Berkshire, England.1 |
|Marriage*||27 MAY 1902 ||He married Annie Sheppard on 27 MAY 1902 at All Saints Church, Enford, Wiltshire, England, witnessed by Ellen Louisa Davis.3,4 |
|Death*||23 APR 1974 ||William Davis died on 23 APR 1974 at Fosters Lane, Woodley, Berkshire, England, aged 96.5 |
|(Witness) Residence||30 MAR 1881 ||He lived with Harry John Davis and Charlotte Wigmore at Scotland, Bucklebury, Berkshire, England, together with Ellen Louisa Davis.6 |
|Residence||30 MAR 1891 ||William Davis and Tom Wigmore lived at Hillfoot Farm, Bucklebury, Berkshire, England.7 |
|Employment*||MAR 1898 ||William Davis was employed as Shunter, GWR, Reading. at Reading, Berkshire, England.8 |
|Residence*||30 MAR 1901 ||He lived at 55 Cardiff Road, Reading, Berkshire, England.9 |
|Employment||2 APR 1911 ||He was employed as Passenger train shunter.10 |
|Residence*||2 APR 1911 ||He and Annie Sheppard lived at 146 Belmont Road, Reading, Berkshire, England, together with Henry William Davis, Cecil James Davis and Margaret Harriet Louise Davis.10 |
|Employment||29 SEP 1939 ||William Davis was employed as Railway Inspector.11 |
|Residence||29 SEP 1939 ||He and Annie Sheppard lived at Reading, Berkshire.11 |
- [S17] BMD indices, birth, Bradfield, Berks., Jan-Mar 1878, vol 2c 336.
- [S21] Extracted from the 1881 census, age & birthplace.
- [S48] Parish Register, marriage; William Davis, 24, father Harry, & Annie Shepherd, 23, father James, All Saints, Enford, Wilts. no 364, p 182.
- [S69] England & Wales Marriages 1538-1940, marriage; Annie Sheppard & William Davis, Pewsey, Wilts., Apr-Jun 1902, vol 5a 297.
- [S78] England & Wales Death Index 1916-2005, death, age 96, Reading & Wokingham, Jun 1974, vol 19, 0417.
- [S21] Extracted from the 1881 census.
- [S46] Extracted from the 1891 census, half-brothers.
- [S54] Internet source/web sites inc. trees, GWR staff records, Uniformed Staff, shunter, Reading, to 1915.
- [S35] Extracted from the 1901 census, boarder Ball family.
- [S68] The England & Wales 1911 census.
- [S124] 1939 census.
- [S17] BMD indices, birth, Reading, Berks, Apr-Jun 1905, vol 2c 348.
- [S68] The England & Wales 1911 census, age & place.
@ Michael Jefferies, 2016