- Born: Cir 1835, Lenton, Notts 22,32
- Baptised: 26 Jun 1836, Lenton, Notts 14
- Marriage: Sarah Morgan 30 May 1870, All Saints Church, Nottingham 15
Noted events in his life were:
• Occupation: cowkeeper, at the time of the census in April 1861. 25 when he was living with his siblings and widowed mother at the "Red Cow", Lenton, Notts
• Occupation: publican, at the time of the census in April 1871. 33 He was then running the Boat Inn in Lenton with his wife and baby daughter.
William married Sarah Morgan on 30 May 1870 in All Saints Church, Nottingham.15 (Sarah Morgan was born circa 1839 in Swansea 34.)