William Stacey1

#256, (28 January 1846-16 August 1926)
William Stacey
Postmaster, Chelsfield
around 1920
Father*Richard Stacey b. 4 Aug 1820, d. 7 Feb 1897
Mother*Anne Titchener b. 5 Apr 1827, d. 7 Oct 1888
ChartsDavid Jefferies' ancestors
James Lane's descendants
William Titchener's descendants
William Stacey's descendants
William Wansbury's descendants
John Streatfeild's descendants (#1)
John Streatfeild's descendants (#2)
Birth*28 JAN 1846 William Stacey was born on 28 JAN 1846 at Shoreham, Kent, England.2,3 
(Witness) Residence30 MAR 1851 He lived with Richard Stacey and Anne Titchener at The Cottage, Cockerhurst Farm, Shoreham, Kent, England, together with James Titchener, Anne Stacey, Eliza Stacey, William Titchener and Richard Titchener.4 
(Witness) Residence1858 William Stacey lived with Richard Stacey and Anne Titchener at Cray Cottages, St Mary Cray, Kent, England, together with Anne Stacey, Eliza Stacey and John Stacey.5,6 
Employment*1859 William Stacey was employed at Jolyon's Paper Mill, St Mary Cray, Kent, England.5 
Employment30 MAR 1861 He was employed as Carter Boy, Court Lodge farm.7 
Residence*30 MAR 1861 He lived at the Bailiff's Cottage, Chelsfield, Kent, England.8 
(Witness) Residence2 APR 1871 He lived with Richard Stacey and Anne Titchener at Rectory Cottages, Chelsfield, Kent, England, together with Eliza Stacey.9 
Marriage*5 AUG 1872 William Stacey married Emma Dinah Wansbury, daughter of William Wansbury and Emma Dinah Lane, on 5 AUG 1872 at St Martin of Tours Church, Chelsfield, Kent, England.10,11 
Residencea 5 AUG 1872 William Stacey and Emma Dinah Wansbury lived at Rose Cottage, Well Hill, Chelsfield, Kent, England.6 
Occupation4 APR 1881 The occupation of William Stacey was 'Fruit Grower, 3 acres.12
Residence*4 APR 1881 He and Emma Dinah Wansbury lived at Well Hill, Chelsfield, Kent, England.13 
Occupation30 MAR 1891 The occupation of William Stacey was 'Sub-postmaster.14
Residence30 MAR 1891 He and Emma Dinah Wansbury lived at Cross House, Chelsfield, Kent, England, together with Emma Ellen Stacey.14 
Residence30 MAR 1901 William Stacey and Emma Dinah Wansbury lived at Cross House, Chelsfield, Kent, England, together with Emma Ellen Stacey.15 
Nickname William Stacey also went by the name of Uncle Grandad.16 
Residence30 MAR 1911 He and Emma Dinah Wansbury lived at Chelsfield, Kent, together with Emma Ellen Stacey.17 
Occupation2 APR 1911  From 2 APR 1911 William Stacey was Sub Postmaster of Chelsfield.17 
(Witness) Marriage9 AUG 1911 He witnessed the marriage of Herbert Smith and Emma Ellen Stacey on 9 AUG 1911 at The Wesleyan Chapel, Chelsfield, Kent, England.18,19
(Witness) NoteAUG 1921 William Stacey witnessed the note of Herbert Smith and Emma Ellen Stacey in AUG 1921 at Chelsfield, Kent.20,21
Death*16 AUG 1926 William Stacey died on 16 AUG 1926 at Chelsfield, Kent, England, aged 80.22 

Family

Emma Dinah Wansbury b. 17 Jan 1843, d. 9 Feb 1919
Marriage*5 AUG 1872 He married Emma Dinah Wansbury, daughter of William Wansbury and Emma Dinah Lane, on 5 AUG 1872 at Chelsfield, Kent.10,11 
Child
Last Edited4 Feb 2017

Citations

  1. [S1] Copies of B, M, & D Certificates, birth, William, father Richard Stacey, mother Ann Titchener; Shoreham, 1846.
  2. [S1] Copies of B, M, & D Certificates, birth, William, father Richard Stacey, mother Ann Titchener; Shoreham, 1846. no 673.
  3. [S2] Book inscriptions.
  4. [S26] Extracted from the 1851 census.
  5. [S64] John Stacey's memoirs.
  6. [S9] TITCHENER, Edward George; A Family History (transcript) (undated).
  7. [S44] Extracted from the 1861 census, Court Lodge farm.
  8. [S44] Extracted from the 1861 census, Boarder with T Clements, bailiff for Court Lodge farm.
  9. [S45] Extracted from the 1871 census.
  10. [S17] BMD indices, marriage; Emma Dinah Wansbury & William Stacey, Bromley, Kent, Jul-Sep 1872, vol 2a 523.
  11. [S20] International Genealogical Index (1982), M147552; William Stacey and Emma Dinah Wansbury.
  12. [S21] Extracted from the 1881 census, KEN 0906/10/13.
  13. [S21] Extracted from the 1881 census, next to mother Emma & John King.
  14. [S46] Extracted from the 1891 census.
  15. [S35] Extracted from the 1901 census.
  16. [S14] JEFFERIES, Frank William; Memoirs (1991).
  17. [S68] The 1911 census.
  18. [S1] Copies of B, M, & D Certificates, MXD 412118.
  19. [S11] JEFFERIES nee STACEY, Gertrude Emma; 1895-1928 Diaries, Omitted Aug 1911.
  20. [S2] Book inscriptions, in documents held by David Jefferies. #73.
  21. [S62] Geoffrey Copus, Chelsfield Chronicles, sale of Cross House for 700UKP; page 87.
  22. [S11] JEFFERIES nee STACEY, Gertrude Emma; 1895-1928 Diaries, 16 Aug 1926.
@ Michael Jefferies, 2016