William Henry Merton1

#10103, (29 February 1852-2 June 1889)
Birth*29 FEB 1852 William Henry Merton was born on 29 FEB 1852 at Bromley-by-Bow, London, EnglandG.2,3 
Marriage*11 MAY 1874 He married Emily Palmer, daughter of Isaac Palmer and Mary Ann Deal, on 11 MAY 1874 at St James the Great Church, Bethnal Green, London, EnglandG.4 
Employment*30 MAR 1881 William Henry Merton was employed as General labourer.5 
Residence*30 MAR 1881 He and Emily Palmer lived at 31 Streatfield Road, Bromley-by-Bow, London, EnglandG, together with Emily Alice Merton, Henry William Merton and Annie Sophia Merton.5 
Death*2 JUN 1889 William Henry Merton died on 2 JUN 1889 at River Lea, Bromley Lock, Bromley-by-Bow, London, EnglandG, aged 37.6,7 

Family

Emily Palmer b. 10 Aug 1852, d. 10 Sep 1922
Children
Last Edited24 Oct 2019

Citations

  1. [S48] Parish Register, marriage;William Murton, father William, & Emily Dowsett, father Isaac, St James the Great, Bethnal Green, no 199, p 100.
  2. [S1] Copies of B, M, & D Certificates, birth, William Henry Merton, parents William Merton & Martha Thompson, Bow & Bromley , Poplar, no 194. 1852.
  3. [S17] BMD indices, birth, Poplar, Middlesex, Apr-Jun 1852, vol 1c 525.
  4. [S48] Parish Register, marriage;William Murton, father William, & Emily Dowsett, father Isaac, St James the Great, Bethnal Green, no 199, p 100. entry on cert., no 199.
  5. [S21] Extracted from the 1881 census.
  6. [S1] Copies of B, M, & D Certificates, death, age 37, death by drowning, Coroner's certificate after inquest, 3 June 1889., no 415, Bromley, Middlesex.
  7. [S17] BMD indices, death, age 37, Poplar, Middlesex, Apr-Jun 1889, vol 1c 346.
  8. [S21] Extracted from the 1881 census, date & place.
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