William Henry Galton1

#1604, (December 1871-June 1942)
Father*William Henry Galton2 b. Jul 1842, d. b 1905
Mother*Mary Kezia Courteney Stokes2 b. Dec 1844, d. Sep 1918
ChartsThe Galtons of Poole.
Birth*DEC 1871 William Henry Galton was born in DEC 1871 at Poole, Dorset, EnglandG.1 
Baptism27 DEC 1871 He was baptized on 27 DEC 1871 at Poole, DorsetG.3 
(Witness) Residence30 MAR 1881 He lived with William Henry Galton and Mary Kezia Courteney Stokes at Longfleet, Poole, Dorset, EnglandG, together with Arthur George Galton and Ada Annie Galton.4 
EmploymentJUL 1889 William Henry Galton was employed as OR on 'Rainbow' at Poole, DorsetG.5 
Marriage*DEC 1899 He married Elizabeth Lavinia Randall in DEC 1899 at Poole, DorsetG.6 
Employment*2 APR 1911 William Henry Galton was employed as Seaman; P & O Coy.7 
Residence*2 APR 1911 He and Elizabeth Lavinia Randall lived at 50 Clarence Road, Grays, Essex, EnglandG, together with William Charles Galton and Jack Valentine Galton.7 
Death*JUN 1942 William Henry Galton died in JUN 1942 at South Hill Road, Parkstone, Dorset, EnglandG, aged 70.8 


Elizabeth Lavinia Randall b. Dec 1874, d. 8 Feb 1942
Marriage*DEC 1899 He married Elizabeth Lavinia Randall in DEC 1899 at Poole, DorsetG.6 
Last Edited5 Mar 2014


  1. [S17] BMD indices, birth, Poole, Dorset, Oct-Dec 1871, vol. 5a 277.
  2. [S21] Extracted from the 1881 census, age 9 at census.
  3. [S65] England & Wales Christenings, farther William Henry Galton, mother Maria Kezia Courteney.
  4. [S21] Extracted from the 1881 census.
  5. [S104] Crew lists, on coaster 'Rainbow' Poole to London & back.
  6. [S17] BMD indices, marriage, Poole, Dorset, Oct-Dec 1899, vol 5a 608.
  7. [S68] The England & Wales 1911 census.
  8. [S78] England & Wales Death Index 1916-2005, death, age 72, Poole, Dorset, Jun 1942, vol. 5a 469.
  9. [S68] The England & Wales 1911 census, dates & place.
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