William Henry Blay

William Henry Blay

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  • Name William Henry Blay  [1
    Born Abt 1871  Deptford, Greenwich, England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Census 30 Mar 1901  Poplar, London, Middlesex, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    England 
    Address:
    n/a Poplar, London, Middlesex, England
    Poplar
    London, Middlesex
    England 
    Occupation 30 Mar 1901  Poplar, London, Middlesex, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Swa Sharpener 
    Address:
    n/a Poplar, London, Middlesex, England
    Poplar
    London, Middlesex
    England 
    Residence 30 Mar 1901  Poplar, London, Middlesex, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    19 Cotall Street 
    Address:
    n/a Poplar, London, Middlesex, England
    Poplar
    London, Middlesex
    England 
    Census 2 Apr 1911  Canning Town, West Ham, Essex, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    England 
    Occupation 2 Apr 1911  Canning Town, West Ham, Essex, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Saw Sharpener (Packing Case Works) 
    Residence 2 Apr 1911  Canning Town, West Ham, Essex, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    38 Catherine Street, Tidal Basin 
    Died Yes, date unknown 
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    Person ID I69543  The Williams Family Tree
    Last Modified 17 Jan 2015 

    Father William Henry Blay
              d. Yes, date unknown 
    Family ID F20635  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 1 Kate Hillier
              b. Abt 1868
              d. Yes, date unknown 
    Registration Between 1 Apr 1894 and 30 Jun 1894  Greenwich, London, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Marriage 
    • Volume 1d, Page 1250
    Married 11 Jun 1894  Greenwich, London, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Children 
     1. William Blay
              c. 24 May 1894, Deptford, Greenwich, England Find all individuals with events at this location
              d. Yes, date unknown
     2. Alfred John Blay
              b. 1895, Southwark St. Olave, Surrey, England Find all individuals with events at this location
              d. Yes, date unknown
     3. Kate Blay
              b. 1896, Poplar, London, Middlesex, England Find all individuals with events at this location
              d. Yes, date unknown
     4. Nelly Blay
              b. 1898, Poplar, London, Middlesex, England Find all individuals with events at this location
              d. 1899, Greenwich, London, England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 1 years)
    Last Modified 22 May 2012 
    Family ID F20516  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 2 Edith Unknown
              b. Abt 1879, Limehouse, London, Middlesex, England Find all individuals with events at this location
              d. Yes, date unknown 
    Married Abt 1899 
    Children 
     1. Thomas Blay
              b. Abt 1904, Bromley, Kent, England Find all individuals with events at this location
              d. Yes, date unknown
     2. Walter Blay
              b. Abt 1907, Canning Town, West Ham, Essex, England Find all individuals with events at this location
              d. Yes, date unknown
     3. Edith Blay
              b. Abt 1910, Plaistow, Essex, England Find all individuals with events at this location
              d. Yes, date unknown
    Last Modified 22 May 2012 
    Family ID F20636  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - Abt 1871 - Deptford, Greenwich, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsRegistration - Marriage - Between 1 Apr 1894 and 30 Jun 1894 - Greenwich, London, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 11 Jun 1894 - Greenwich, London, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - England,Address:
    n/a Poplar, London, Middlesex, England
    Poplar
    London, Middlesex
    England - 30 Mar 1901 - Poplar, London, Middlesex, England
    Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Swa Sharpener,Address:
    n/a Poplar, London, Middlesex, England
    Poplar
    London, Middlesex
    England - 30 Mar 1901 - Poplar, London, Middlesex, England
    Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 19 Cotall Street,Address:
    n/a Poplar, London, Middlesex, England
    Poplar
    London, Middlesex
    England - 30 Mar 1901 - Poplar, London, Middlesex, England
    Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - England - 2 Apr 1911 - Canning Town, West Ham, Essex, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Saw Sharpener (Packing Case Works) - 2 Apr 1911 - Canning Town, West Ham, Essex, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 38 Catherine Street, Tidal Basin - 2 Apr 1911 - Canning Town, West Ham, Essex, England Link to Google Earth
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  • BMD Certificates
    Baptism for Alfred John BLAY (69542)
    Baptism for Alfred John BLAY (69542)
    Baptism for Kate BLAY (69865)
    Baptism for Kate BLAY (69865)
    Baptism for Nelly BLAY (69866)
    Baptism for Nelly BLAY (69866)
    Baptism for William BLAY (69864)
    Baptism for William BLAY (69864)
    Marriage Certificate for William Henry BLAY and Kate HILLIER (20516)
    Marriage Certificate for William Henry BLAY and Kate HILLIER (20516)

  • Notes 
    • From the 1901 England Census for Poplar, London (RG13 Piece 353 Folio 166 Page 12) William, 37, Saw Sharpener from Deptford, was with his sons William, 8, born Rotherhithe, and Alfred, 6, born Rotherhithe, at 19 Cotall Street, Poplar, London, England.

      From the 1911 England Census for Canning Town, West Ham, Essex (RG14PN9496 RG78PN508 RD188 SD4 ED26 SN314) William, 48, Saw Sharpener (Packing Case Works) from Deptford, London, was with his wife Edith, 32, from Limehouse, London, at 38 Catherine Street, Tidal Basin, Canning Town, West Ham, Essex, England. With them were their children Alfred, 16, Errand Boy (Paper Factory) born Rotherhithe, London, Kate, 14, Scholar born Bromley by Bow, London, Thomas, 7, born Bromley by Bow, London, Walter, 4, born Canning Town, Essex, and Edith, 1, born Plaistow, Essex.

  • Reference  The Williams Family Tree. "William Henry Blay". The Williams Family Tree. https://williamsfamilytree.co.uk/tree/getperson.php?personID=I69543&tree=wft (accessed April 21, 2021).

  • Sources 
    1. [S6955] Glyn Scally. A Genealogy Report for John Nottage.

    2. [S7132] Poplar, London, Middlesex, England, Census, 1901. RG13 Piece 353 Folio 166 Page 12.

    3. [S7112] Canning Town, West Ham, Essex, England, Census, 1911. RG14PN9496 RG78PN508 RD188 SD4 ED26 SN314.

    4. [S1854] Registration of Marriages. Ancestry.co.uk, Jun 1894, Greenwich, London, Volume 1d, Page 1250.

    5. [S5844] London, England, Marriages and Banns, 1754-1921. London Metropolitan Archives, Saint Mary, Newington, Register of marriages, P92/MRY, Item 235.