William Purser

William Purser

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  • Name William Purser 
    Born Abt 1797  Leicester, Leicestershire, England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Census 6 Jun 1841  Leicester, Leicestershire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    England 
    Occupation 6 Jun 1841  Leicester, Leicestershire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Bookeeper 
    Residence 6 Jun 1841  Leicester, Leicestershire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    The Hollow 
    Census 30 Mar 1851  Leicester, Leicestershire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    England 
    Occupation 30 Mar 1851  Leicester, Leicestershire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Bookkeeper in Coal Yard 
    Residence 30 Mar 1851  Leicester, Leicestershire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Talbot Lane 
    Census 7 Apr 1861  Leicester, Leicestershire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    England 
    Occupation 7 Apr 1861  Leicester, Leicestershire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Office Clerk 
    Residence 7 Apr 1861  Leicester, Leicestershire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    6 Applegate Street 
    Occupation 1863  Leicester, Leicestershire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Bookkeeper 
    Residence 1863  Leicester, Leicestershire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    6 Applegate Street 
    Died 1863  Leicester, Leicestershire, England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Registration Between 1 Jul 1863 and 30 Sep 1863  Leicester, Leicestershire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Death Registration 
    • Volume 7a, Page 150
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    Person ID I95365  The Williams Family Tree
    Last Modified 2 May 2018 

    Family 1 Unknown Unknown
              d. Yes, date unknown 
    Children 
     1. Mary Purser
              b. Abt 1828, Leicestershire, England Find all individuals with events at this location
              d. Yes, date unknown
     2. John Purser
              b. Abt 1830, Leicestershire, England Find all individuals with events at this location
              d. Yes, date unknown
     3. George Purser
              b. Abt 1832, Leicestershire, England Find all individuals with events at this location
              d. Yes, date unknown
    Last Modified 10 Feb 2016 
    Family ID F27781  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 2 Elizabeth Corrall
              b. Abt 1804, Leicester, Leicestershire, England Find all individuals with events at this location
              d. 1882, Leicester, Leicestershire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 78 years) 
    Married 14 May 1833  Saint Mary's, Leicester, Leicestershire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [6, 7
    Children 
     1. Frederick Purser
              b. Abt 1834, Leicestershire, England Find all individuals with events at this location
              d. Yes, date unknown
     2. Thomas Purser
              b. Abt 1837, Leicestershire, England Find all individuals with events at this location
              d. Yes, date unknown
    Last Modified 10 Feb 2016 
    Family ID F27780  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - Abt 1797 - Leicester, Leicestershire, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - England - 6 Jun 1841 - Leicester, Leicestershire, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Bookeeper - 6 Jun 1841 - Leicester, Leicestershire, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - The Hollow - 6 Jun 1841 - Leicester, Leicestershire, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - England - 30 Mar 1851 - Leicester, Leicestershire, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Bookkeeper in Coal Yard - 30 Mar 1851 - Leicester, Leicestershire, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - Talbot Lane - 30 Mar 1851 - Leicester, Leicestershire, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - England - 7 Apr 1861 - Leicester, Leicestershire, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Office Clerk - 7 Apr 1861 - Leicester, Leicestershire, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 6 Applegate Street - 7 Apr 1861 - Leicester, Leicestershire, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Bookkeeper - 1863 - Leicester, Leicestershire, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 6 Applegate Street - 1863 - Leicester, Leicestershire, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 1863 - Leicester, Leicestershire, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsRegistration - Death Registration - Between 1 Jul 1863 and 30 Sep 1863 - Leicester, Leicestershire, England Link to Google Earth
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  • Notes 
    • From the 1841 England Census for St. Mary, Leicestershire (HO107 Piece 605 Book 10 Folio 32 Page 22) William, 40, Bookeeper, was with his wife Elizabeth, 30, at The Hollow, Leicester, Leicestershire, England. With them were their children Mary, 13, John, 11, George, 9, Frederick, 7, and Thomas, 4. Everyone was recorded as having been born in Leicestershire.

      From the 1851 England Census for Leicester St. Nicholas, Leicestershire (HO107 Piece 2090 Folio 353 Page 30) William, 54, Bookkeeper in Coal Yard, was with his wife Elizabeth, 47, Domestic Duties, at Talbot Lane, Leicester, Leicestershire, England. With them were their sons George, 19, Apprentice Chair Maker, Frederick, 16, Apprentice Chair Maker, and Thomas, 14, Scholar. Everyone was recorded as having been born in Leicester, Leicestershire.

      From the 1861 England Census for Leicester St. Nicholas, Leicestershire (RG 9 Piece 2298 Folio 13 Page 21) William, 67, Office Clerk, was with his wife Elizabeth, 55, at 6 Applegate Street, Leicester, Leicestershire, England. With them were their sons John, 30, Mechanic, Frederick, 26, Carpenter, Thomas, 24, Plumber, and granddaughter Mary Ann, 4, Scholar. Everyone was recorded as having been born in Leicester, Leicestershire.

  • Reference  The Williams Family Tree. "William Purser". The Williams Family Tree. https://williamsfamilytree.co.uk/tree/getperson.php?personID=I95365&tree=wft (accessed November 28, 2020).

  • Sources 
    1. [S9796] England. Leicestershire.. 1841 census of England. Digital images.Ancestry. http://search.ancestry.co.uk/search/db.aspx?dbid=8978 : n.d., Leicester, folio 32, page 22; digital images, Ancestry (http://search.ancestry.co.uk/search/db.aspx?dbid=8978 : accessed 10 Feb 2016); citing PRO HO 107/605/10.

    2. [S9795] England. Leicestershire.. 1851 census of England. Digital images.Ancestry. http://search.ancestry.co.uk/search/db.aspx?dbid=8860 : n.d., Leicester, folio 353, page 30; digital images, Ancestry (http://search.ancestry.co.uk/search/db.aspx?dbid=8860 : accessed 10 Feb 2016); citing PRO HO 107/2090.

    3. [S9802] England. Leicestershire.. 1861 census of England. Digital images.Ancestry. http://search.ancestry.co.uk/search/db.aspx?dbid=8767 : n.d., Leicester, folio 13, page 21; digital images, Ancestry (http://search.ancestry.co.uk/search/db.aspx?dbid=8767 : accessed 12 Feb 2016); citing PRO RG 9/2298.

    4. [S8533] "UK, City and County Directories, 1766 - 1946," database, Ancestry . (http://www.ancestry.co.uk/search/db.aspx?dbid=3145&enc=1), accessed 11 Feb 2016), White's Directory information for William PURSER (95365); 1863: Leicestershire & Rutland, England..

    5. [S8517] FreeBMD. "England & Wales, FreeBMD Death Index, 1837-1915," database, FreeBMD . (http://freebmd.org.uk/cgi/search.pl), accessed 13 Feb 2016), Death Registration for William PURSER (95365); Sep 1863; Leicester, Leicestershire; Volume 7a, Page 150..

    6. [S8561] "England Marriages, 1538–1973," database, LDS, FamilySearch . (https://familysearch.org), accessed 10 Feb 2016), Marriage for William PURSER and Elizabeth CORRALL (27780); 14 May 1833: St. Mary's, Leicester, Leicestershire, England..

    7. [S8561] "England Marriages, 1538–1973," database, LDS, FamilySearch . (https://familysearch.org), accessed 10 Feb 2016), Marriage for William PURSER and Elizabeth CORRALL (27780); 14 May 1833: Saint Mary, Leicester, Leicestershire, England..