William Bettles1

#5985, (11 February 1884-March 1964)
Father*William Bettles1 b. Mar 1858, d. 2 May 1933
Mother*Sarah Fox1 b. 25 Jun 1859, d. 2 Jan 1937
ChartsThe Bettles of the Deepings, Lincolnshire.
Birth*11 FEB 1884 William Bettles was born on 11 FEB 1884 at Peterborough, Northamptonshire, EnglandG.1 
(Witness) Residence30 MAR 1891 He lived with William Bettles and Sarah Fox at 227 Portland Road, Kensington, London, EnglandG, together with Minnie Bettles and Maud Sarah Bettles.2 
Employment*1908 William Bettles was employed as Bricklayer.3 
Marriage*27 FEB 1908 He married Elsie May Dosser on 27 FEB 1908 at St Mark's Church, Notting Hill, London, EnglandG, witnessed by Minnie Bettles.3 
Residence*2 APR 1911 William Bettles and Elsie May Dosser lived at 7 Herbert Gardens, College Road, Willesden, Middlesex, EnglandG, together with Eric William Stephen Bettles.4 
Marriage*14 AUG 1915 William Bettles married Edith Beatrice Hallett on 14 AUG 1915 at Notting Hill, Middlesex, EnglandG.5 
Residence*1927 William Bettles and Edith Beatrice Hallett lived at 10 Beaufort Gardens, Houndslow, Middlesex, EnglandG.6 
Residence29 SEP 1939 William Bettles and Edith Beatrice Hallett lived at Houndslow, MiddlesexG.7 
Death*MAR 1964 William Bettles died in MAR 1964 at Eastbourne, Sussex, EnglandG, aged 80.8 


Elsie May Dosser b. 1886, d. Mar 1913
Marriage*27 FEB 1908 He married Elsie May Dosser on 27 FEB 1908 at Notting Hill, LondonG, witnessed by Minnie Bettles.3 
Last Edited24 Jul 2019


  1. [S17] BMD indices, birth, Peterborough, Northants., Jan-Mar 1884, vol 3b 245.
  2. [S46] Extracted from the 1891 census.
  3. [S48] Parish Register, marriage; William Bettles, 24, father Willam, & Elsie May Dosser, 22, father Joseph, St Marks, Notting Hill, no 231, p 116.
  4. [S68] The England & Wales 1911 census.
  5. [S48] Parish Register, marriage; Edith Beatrice Hallett, 20, father Frank, & William Bettles, widower, 31, father William, St Colomb, Notting Hill, no 118, p 59.
  6. [S103] Unknown author, "City Directories", London Electoral Register; Twickenham, Richmond, District A, p 28-8, 1927.
  7. [S124] 1939 register.
  8. [S78] England & Wales Death Index 1916-2005, death, age 79, Eastbourne, Sussex, Mar 1964, vol 5h 300.
  9. [S17] BMD indices, birth, Kensington, London, Jul-Sep 1908, vol 1a 142.
@ Michael Jefferies, 2016