William Grady1

#1388, (1780-26 April 1849)
Father*John Grady2 b. 1731, d. 9 Mar 1798
Mother*Margaret Belly2 b. 1741, d. 17 Apr 1826
ChartsThe Gradys of Dorset.
Birth*1780 William Grady was born in 1780 at Wareham, Dorset, EnglandG.3,4 
Baptism5 NOV 1780 He was baptized on 5 NOV 1780 at Holy Trinity Church, Wareham, Dorset, EnglandG.2 
Marriage*26 NOV 1806 He married Sarah Standley, daughter of Dennis Standley and Mary ?, on 26 NOV 1806 at Lady St Mary Church, Wareham, Dorset, EnglandG.5 
Occupation*30 MAR 1841 The occupation of William Grady was 'Carrier.6
Residence*30 MAR 1841 He lived at Dorset County Goal & House of Correction, Dorchester, Dorset, EnglandG.7 
Criminal*29 JUN 1841 He was acquitted of 'Disturbing a Religious congregation' on 29 JUN 1841 at Dorchester, Dorset, EnglandG.8 
Criminal1 JUL 1845 He was convicted of 'Trespass & breaking windows', sentence 1 calender month. on 1 JUL 1845 at Dorchester, DorsetG.9 
Death*26 APR 1849 He died on 26 APR 1849 at West Street, Wareham, Dorset, EnglandG.10,11 
Burial*30 APR 1849 He was buried on 30 APR 1849 at Wareham, DorsetG.12 


Sarah Standley b. 1783, d. 24 Feb 1848
Marriage*26 NOV 1806 He married Sarah Standley, daughter of Dennis Standley and Mary ?, on 26 NOV 1806 at Wareham, DorsetG.5 
Last Edited30 Apr 2020


  1. [S48] Parish Register, C 160652; baptism of daughter Elizabeth, IGI.
  2. [S48] Parish Register, bapt., William Grady, father John, mother Margaret, Wareham.
  3. [S65] England & Wales Christenings, Christened in 1780, no parents recorded.
  4. [S29] Email from, Jack Sheldon.
  5. [S48] Parish Register, marriage; Sarah Standley & William Grady, Wareham, St Mary Parish, witness Rebekah Standley & W Waterman. no number or page. also fhl 002434873.
  6. [S25] Extracted from the 1841 census, carrier.
  7. [S25] Extracted from the 1841 census, prisoner, occupation carrier.
  8. [S75] England Criminal Register, acquitted of 'Disturbing a Religious congregation'; age 62.
  9. [S54] Internet source/web sites inc. trees, Dorset, Dorchester Prison Admissions, 1843-1847. Wiilliam Grady.
  10. [S1] Copies of B, M, & D Certificates, death, age 68, Wareham, Dorset, no 359+, 1849. rupture of blood vessel.
  11. [S17] BMD indices, death; age 68, Wareham, Dorset, Apr-Jun 1849, vol 8 103.
  12. [S48] Parish Register, burial; William Grady, age 67, St Mary, Wareham. no 656, p 82.
  13. [S48] Parish Register, marriage; Mary Grady of Wareham, & John Hooper, St Mary, Wareham, no. 193. Witness George Best & Thomas Hooper.
  14. [S48] Parish Register, baptism of Elizabeth, IGI.
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