William Davis1

#7359, (11 February 1878-23 April 1974)
Father*Henry John Davis2 b. 2 Sep 1858, d. 15 Oct 1936
Mother*Charlotte Wigmore2 b. 6 Aug 1847, d. 29 Jun 1946
ChartsThe Davis' of Christchurch
Birth*11 FEB 1878 William Davis was born on 11 FEB 1878 at Bucklebury, Berkshire, England.1 
Marriage*27 MAY 1902 He married Annie Shepherd on 27 MAY 1902 at All Saints Church, Enford, Wiltshire, England, witnessed by Ellen Louisa Davis.3 
Death*23 APR 1974 William Davis died on 23 APR 1974 at Fosters Lane, Woodley, Berkshire, England, aged 96.4 
(Witness) Residence30 MAR 1881 He lived with Henry John Davis and Charlotte Wigmore at Scotland, Bucklebury, Berkshire, England, together with Ellen Louisa Davis.5 
Employment*MAR 1898 William Davis was employed as Shunter, GWR, Reading. at Reading, Berkshire, England.6 
Employment2 APR 1911 He was employed as Passenger train shunter.7 
Residence*2 APR 1911 He and Annie Shepherd lived at 146 Belmont Road, Reading, Berkshire, England, together with Henry William Davis, Cecil James Davis and Margaret Harriet Louise Davis.7 

Family

Annie Shepherd b. 19 May 1879, d. 28 Apr 1963
Marriage*27 MAY 1902 William Davis married Annie Shepherd on 27 MAY 1902 at Enford, Wiltshire, witnessed by Ellen Louisa Davis.3 
Children
Last Edited31 May 2018

Citations

  1. [S17] BMD indices, birth, Bradfield, Berks., Jan-Mar 1878, vol 2c 336.
  2. [S21] Extracted from the 1881 census, age & birthplace.
  3. [S48] Parish Register, marriage; William Davis, 24, father Harry, & Annie Shepherd, 23, father James, All Saints, Enford, Wilts. no 364, p 182.
  4. [S78] England & Wales Death Index 1916-2005, death, age 96, Reading & Wokingham, Jun 1974, vol 19, 0417.
  5. [S21] Extracted from the 1881 census.
  6. [S54] Internet source/web sites inc. trees, GWR staff records, Uniformed Staff, shunter, Reading, to 1915.
  7. [S68] The England & Wales 1911 census.
  8. [S17] BMD indices, birth, Reading, Berks, Apr-Jun 1905, vol 2c 348.
  9. [S68] The England & Wales 1911 census, age & place.
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