William Henry Bashford1

#7999, (10 February 1866-December 1934)
Father*Thomas Bashford2 b. Jan 1841, d. 12 Sep 1875
Mother*Sophia Pryke2 b. Jun 1840, d. Mar 1918
Charts The Wansburys of Shoreham, Kent.
Birth*10 FEB 1866 William Henry Bashford was born on 10 FEB 1866 at Dulwich, Surrey, EnglandG.1 
Baptism9 SEP 1866 He was baptized on 9 SEP 1866 at St John the Evangelist, Dulwich, Surrey, EnglandG.3 
(Witness) Residence30 MAR 1871 He lived with Thomas Bashford and Sophia Pryke at 6 Carwell Street, Tooting Graveney, Surrey, EnglandG, together with Thomas Bashford, Emily Jane Bashford, Amelia Ann Bashford, Albert Edward Bashford, James Bashford and Ellen Bashford.4 
(Witness) Residence30 MAR 1881 William Henry Bashford lived with Sophia Pryke at 2 Morley Terrace, Selkirk Road, Tooting Graveney, Surrey, EnglandG, together with Amelia Ann Bashford, Albert Edward Bashford, James Bashford and Ellen Bashford.5 
(Witness) Marriage8 JAN 1899 William Henry Bashford witnessed the marriage of Hannah Elizabeth Edith Mann and James Bashford on 8 JAN 1899 at Holy Innocents Church, Hammersmith, Middlesex, EnglandG.6,7 
Residence*30 MAR 1901 William Henry Bashford lived at 90 Kew Road, Battersea, Surrey, EnglandG.8 
Occupation*30 MAR 1901 The occupation of William Henry Bashford was 'Gardener.9
Marriage*6 OCT 1903 He married Ann Edwards on 6 OCT 1903 at St Michael & All Angels, Southfields, Wandsworth, Surrey, EnglandG.10,11 
Employment*2 APR 1911 William Henry Bashford was employed as Foreman Park Keeper.12 
Residence*2 APR 1911 He and Ann Edwards lived at 30 Howson Road, Brockley, Surrey, EnglandG, together with George William Bashford.12 
Death*DEC 1934 William Henry Bashford died in DEC 1934 at Surrey, EnglandG, aged 68.13 


Ann Edwards b. Jun 1869, d. Jun 1967
Marriage*6 OCT 1903 He married Ann Edwards on 6 OCT 1903 at Southfields, Wandsworth, SurreyG.10,11 
Last Edited22 Apr 2018


  1. [S17] BMD indices, birth, Camberwell, London, Jan-Mar 1866, vol 1d 575.
  2. [S45] Extracted from the 1871 census, age & place.
  3. [S48] Parish Register, bapt., William Henry Bashfort, paretns, Thomas & Sophia, St John the Baptist, East Dulwich, no 395, p 50.
  4. [S45] Extracted from the 1871 census.
  5. [S21] Extracted from the 1881 census.
  6. [S48] Parish Register, marriage, James Bashford, 30, father Thomas (dec.), & Hannah Elizabeth Edith Mann, 26, father Thomas Walter George, Holy Innocents, Hammersmith, no 203, p 102.
  7. [S69] England & Wales Marriages 1538-1940, marriage; James Bashford & Hannah Ellizabeth E Mann, Fulham, London, Jan-Mar 1899, vol 1a 369.
  8. [S35] Extracted from the 1901 census, boarder, Sellers.
  9. [S35] Extracted from the 1901 census.
  10. [S48] Parish Register, marriage; William Henry Bashford, 37, father Thomas (dec.), & Ann Edwards, 34, father George, St Michael & All Angels, Wandsworth, no 104, p 52.
  11. [S17] BMD indices, marriage; Ann Edwards & William Henry Bashford, Wandsworth, London, Oct-Dec 1903, vol 1d 1085.
  12. [S68] The England & Wales 1911 census.
  13. [S78] England & Wales Death Index 1916-2005, death, age 67, Surrey Mid East, Dec 1934, vol 2a 301.
  14. [S48] Parish Register, bapt; George William Bashford, parents William Henry & Ann, St Michael & All Angels, Southfields, no 1451, p 182.
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