William Henry Kirton1

#4773, (March 1886-26 March 1942)
Father*Thomas Kirton2 b. Sep 1850, d. Mar 1923
Mother*Harriet Palmer2 b. Sep 1855, d. Jun 1931
ChartsThe Palmers from Lincolnshire.
The Woodwards of Lincolnshire
Birth*MAR 1886 William Henry Kirton was born in MAR 1886 at Doncaster, Yorkshire, EnglandG.1 
(Witness) Residence30 MAR 1891 He lived with Thomas Kirton and Harriet Palmer at 13 New Street, Doncaster, Yorkshire, EnglandG, together with Ada Kirton, John Thomas Kirton, Joseph Kirton, Arthur Edwin Kirton and Rosina Kirton.3 
Marriage*MAR 1907 William Henry Kirton married Alice Annie Rees in MAR 1907 at Doncaster, YorkshireG.4 
Employment*2 APR 1911 William Henry Kirton was employed as shunter, G.C.Railway Co.5 
Residence*2 APR 1911 He and Alice Annie Rees lived at 53 Arthur Street, Doncaster, Yorkshire, EnglandG, together with Jessie Irene Kirton and Oswald Stanley Kirton.5 
Death*26 MAR 1942 William Henry Kirton died on 26 MAR 1942 at 40 Westfield Road, Doncaster, Yorkshire, EnglandG.6,7 


Alice Annie Rees b. Mar 1888, d. Dec 1933
Last Edited3 Apr 2015


  1. [S17] BMD indices, birth, Doncaster, Yorks., WR, Jan-Mar 1886, vol 9c 676.
  2. [S46] Extracted from the 1891 census, age & birthplace.
  3. [S46] Extracted from the 1891 census.
  4. [S69] England & Wales Marriages 1538-1940, marriage; William Henry Kirton & Alice Annie Rees, Doncaster, Yorks, WR Jan-Mar 1907, vol 9c 986.
  5. [S68] The England & Wales 1911 census.
  6. [S78] England & Wales Death Index 1916-2005, death, age 56, Doncaster, Yorks., WR, vol 9c 1189.
  7. [S82] Probate, England & Wales, probate to his widow Hilda, nee Lock.
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