William Alfred Morris

William Alfred Morris

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  • Name William Alfred Morris  [1
    Born 1831  Bolton, Lancashire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Christened 27 Nov 1831  Bolton-le-Moors, Lancashire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Gender Male 
    Census 6 Jun 1841  Little Bolton, Bolton-le-Moors, Lancashire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    England 
    Residence 6 Jun 1841  Little Bolton, Bolton-le-Moors, Lancashire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Chorley Street 
    Census 30 Mar 1851  Little Bolton, Bolton-le-Moors, Lancashire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    England 
    Occupation 30 Mar 1851  Little Bolton, Bolton-le-Moors, Lancashire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Engineer (Apprentice) 
    Residence 30 Mar 1851  Little Bolton, Bolton-le-Moors, Lancashire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    6 Pembroke Place 
    Occupation 17 Mar 1861  Little Bolton, Bolton-le-Moors, Lancashire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Engineer 
    Census 7 Apr 1861  Little Bolton, Lancashire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    England 
    Occupation 7 Apr 1861  Little Bolton, Lancashire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    Mechanical Engineer 
    Residence 7 Apr 1861  Little Bolton, Lancashire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    26 Church Street 
    Occupation 26 Jul 1863  Bolton, Lancashire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
    Engineer 
    Occupation 22 May 1869  Bolton, Lancashire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [8
    Engineer 
    Died 1871 
    Buried 1 Mar 1871  St. Peter, Halliwell, Lancashire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [9
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    Person ID I86878  The Williams Family Tree
    Last Modified 8 Nov 2017 

    Father William Morris
              b. 1789, Bolton, Lancashire, England Find all individuals with events at this location
              d. 1859, Bolton, Lancashire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 70 years) 
    Mother Alice Gregson
              b. Abt 1801, Leigh, Lancashire, England Find all individuals with events at this location
              d. 1875, Bolton, Lancashire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 74 years) 
    Married 14 May 1826  Winwick, Lancashire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [10
    Marriage for William MORRIS and Alice GREGSON (25263)
    Marriage for William MORRIS and Alice GREGSON (25263)
    Family ID F25263  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Rosalie Taylor
              b. 1836, Bolton, Lancashire, England Find all individuals with events at this location
              d. 1880, Bolton, Lancashire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 44 years) 
    Registration Between 1 Jan 1860 and 31 Mar 1860  Leigh, Lancashire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [11
    Marriage 
    • Volume 8c, Page 193
    Married 15 Feb 1860  Leigh, Lancashire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [12
    Children 
     1. Ernest Horatio Morris
              b. 1861, Bolton, Lancashire, England Find all individuals with events at this location
              d. Yes, date unknown
     2. Waldemar Clarence Alfred Morris
              b. 1863, Bolton, Lancashire, England Find all individuals with events at this location
              d. 1863, Bolton, Lancashire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 0 years)
     3. Marcelline Morris
              b. 1869, Bolton, Lancashire, England Find all individuals with events at this location
              d. 1874, Bolton, Lancashire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 5 years)
    Last Modified 20 Oct 2016 
    Family ID F25412  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 1831 - Bolton, Lancashire, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsChristened - 27 Nov 1831 - Bolton-le-Moors, Lancashire, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsRegistration - Marriage - Between 1 Jan 1860 and 31 Mar 1860 - Leigh, Lancashire, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 15 Feb 1860 - Leigh, Lancashire, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Engineer - 26 Jul 1863 - Bolton, Lancashire, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Engineer - 22 May 1869 - Bolton, Lancashire, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - 1 Mar 1871 - St. Peter, Halliwell, Lancashire, England Link to Google Earth
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  • BMD Certificates
    Baptism for William Alfred MORRIS (86878)
    Baptism for William Alfred MORRIS (86878)

  • Notes 
    • From the 1841 England Census for Little Bolton, Bolton-le-Moors, Lancashire (HO107 Piece 536 Book 11 Folio 29 Page 14) Alfred, 5, was with his parents William, 45, Agent, and Alice, 35, in Chorley Street, Little Bolton, Lancashire, England. With him were his sisters Mary, 10, Margaret, 5, and Frances, 5, and aunt Mary, 50. Also present was Sarah Blackburn, 20, Female Servant. Everyone was recorded as having been born in Lancashire.

      From the 1851 England Census for Little Bolton, Lancashire (HO107 Piece 2209 Folio 538 Page 17) William A., 19, Engineer (Apprentice) born Little Bolton, Lancashire, was with his aunt Mary Ann Morris, 63, Proprietor of Houses from Great Bolton, Lancashire, at No. 6, Pembroke Place, Little Bolton, Lancashire, England. With him were his parents William, 61, Agent of Property, and Alice, 49, from Bedford, Lancashire, sister Mary, 21, born Great Bolton, Lancashire, sister Margaret R., 17, born Little Bolton, Lancashire, sister Frances, 15, born Little Bolton, Lancashire, and cousin Sarah Blackburn, 34, from Lowton, Lancashire.

      From the 1861 England Census for Little Bolton, Lancashire (RG9 Piece 2822 Folio 94 Page 57) William A., 29, Mechanical Engineer, was with his wife Rosalie, 24, and son Ernest Horatio, 2 months, at 26 Church Street, Little Bolton, Lancashire, England. Also present was servant Catherine Costain, 18, House Servant from Castletown, Isle of Man.

  • Reference  The Williams Family Tree. "William Alfred Morris". The Williams Family Tree. https://williamsfamilytree.co.uk/tree/getperson.php?personID=I86878&tree=wft (accessed October 22, 2020).

  • Sources 
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    3. [S9173] "1841 England Census." Database.Ancestry. n.d., (accessed 16 Nov 2014), Little Bolton, Bolton-le-Moors, Lancashire, England; HO107 Piece 536 Book 11 Folio 29 Page 14.

    4. [S9177] "1851 England Census." Database.. n.d., (accessed 16 Nov 2014), Little Bolton, Lancashire, England; HO107 Piece 2209 Folio 538 Page 17.

    5. [S8568] "Manchester, England, Church of England Births and Baptisms, 1813-1915," database, Ancestry . (http://www.ancestry.co.uk/search/db.aspx?dbid=2960&enc=1), accessed 21 Oct 2016), Baptism for Ernest Horatio MORRIS (86942); 17 Mar 1861: St. Peter, Bolton-le-Moors, Lancashire, England..

    6. [S9176] "1861 England Census." Database.. n.d., (accessed 19 Nov 2014), 26 Church Street, Little Bolton, Lancashire, England; RG 9 Piece 2822 Folio 94 Page 57.

    7. [S8568] "Manchester, England, Church of England Births and Baptisms, 1813-1915," database, Ancestry . (http://www.ancestry.co.uk/search/db.aspx?dbid=2960&enc=1), accessed 21 Oct 2016), Baptism for Waldemar Clarence Alfred MORRIS (98134); 26 Jul 1863: St. Peter, Bolton-le-Moors, Lancashire, England..

    8. [S8568] "Manchester, England, Church of England Births and Baptisms, 1813-1915," database, Ancestry . (http://www.ancestry.co.uk/search/db.aspx?dbid=2960&enc=1), accessed 21 Oct 2016), Baptism for Marcelline MORRIS (86943); 22 May 1869: St. Peter, Bolton-le-Moors, Lancashire, England..

    9. [S9901] Parish ot Sr. Peter's Halliwell.. http://stpetersparish.info, accessed 20 Oct 2016), Burial for William Alfred MORRIS (86878).

    10. [S9772] "Lancashire, England, Church of England Marriages and Banns, 1754-1936," database, Ancestry . (http://search.ancestry.co.uk/search/db.aspx?dbid=2576), accessed 18 Oct 2016), Marriage for William MORRIS and Alice GREGSON (25263); 14 May 1826: Winwick, Lancashire, England..

    11. [S8519] FreeBMD. "England & Wales, FreeBMD Marriage Index, 1837-1915," database, FreeBMD . (http://freebmd.org.uk/cgi/search.pl), accessed 19 Nov 2014), William Alfred MORRIS + Rosalie TAYLOR; Mar 1860, Leigh, Lancashire, Volume 8c, Page 193..

    12. [S9616] "Lancashire OPC," database, Lancashire OPC . (http://www.lan-opc.org.uk/index.html), accessed 20 Oct 2016), Marriage for William Alfred MORRIS and Rosalie TAYLOR (25412); 15 Feb 1860: St. Thomas, Leigh, Lancashire, England..