William James Singleton1

#5920, (December 1856-20 March 1934)
ChartsJohn Read Bettles' descendants
Birth*DEC 1856 William James Singleton was born in DEC 1856 at Sturminster Marshall, Dorset, England.1 
Baptism4 JAN 1857 He was baptized on 4 JAN 1857 at Sturminster Marshall, Dorset.2 
Marriage*2 MAR 1897 He married Martha Bettles, daughter of William Bettles and Mary Ann Joyce, on 2 MAR 1897 at All Saints, Peterborough, Cambridgeshire, England, witnessed by Priscilla Bettles and Thomas Bettles.1 
Employment*30 MAR 1901 William James Singleton was employed as carter.3 
Residence*30 MAR 1901 He and Martha Bettles lived at Denmark Road, Poole, Dorset, England, together with William Bertie Singleton.4 
Employment2 APR 1911 William James Singleton was employed as brewers horsefeeder.5 
Residence2 APR 1911 He and Martha Bettles lived at 39 Denmark Road, Poole, Dorset, England, together with William Bertie Singleton, Florence Mary Singleton, Edith Elsie Singleton and Annie May Singleton.5 
Death*20 MAR 1934 William James Singleton died on 20 MAR 1934 at Poole, Dorset, aged 77.6,7 

Family

Martha Bettles b. Jan 1871, d. 13 Oct 1954
Marriage*2 MAR 1897 He married Martha Bettles, daughter of William Bettles and Mary Ann Joyce, on 2 MAR 1897 at Peterborough, Cambridgeshire, witnessed by Priscilla Bettles and Thomas Bettles.1 
Children
Last Edited17 Aug 2016

Citations

  1. [S48] Parish Register, marriage; Martha Bettles, 29, father William, & William James Singleton, 39, widower, father George, All Saints, Peterborough, no 70. p 35.
  2. [S48] Parish Register, bapt., William James Singleton, parents George & Mary, Sturminster Marshall, Dorset. no 167, p 23.
  3. [S35] Extracted from the 1901 census.
  4. [S35] Extracted from the 1901 census, with son Charles G, 14, from 1st marriage.
  5. [S68] The 1911 census.
  6. [S78] England & Wales Death Index 1916-2005, death, age 77, Poole, Dorset, Mar 1934, vol 5a 341.
  7. [S82] Probate, England & Wales, date & place, probate to widow.
  8. [S35] Extracted from the 1901 census, age 2.
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